Bird Sightings Table

Please note that the site given at the top of this chart is the main site visited that day.  Where a cell has two entries (eg.   1+1) this means that two single birds were seen at different sites.

Hotel

Casino Cycle Track, Kuto Creek

Abuko Reserve

Bush Track, Pirang, Mandiba Ba

Bijelo Forest Nightjars

Tanji Reserve, Casino Cycle Track

Abuko Reserve

Hotel

No

Species

17th Jan

18th Jan

19th Jan

20th Jan

21st Jan

22nd Jan

23rd Jan

24th Jan

1

Little Grebe

6

           

2

Long-tailed Cormorant

          

1

     

3

African Darter

         

1

 

c6

 

4

Pink-backed Pelican

      

c20

       

5

Black-crowned Night Heron

    

c20

     

c6

 

6

Squacco Heron

 

2

 

1

   

2+

1

7

Cattle Egret

Y

Y

 

Y

 

Y

Y

Y

8

Green-backed Heron

   

1

     

1

 

9

Black Egret

 

2

     

6

1

 

10

Great White Egret

 

1

1

         

11

Little Egret

    

1

1

       

12

Western Reef Heron

 

2

 

1

  

1+1

   

13

Intermediate Heron

 

2+1

2+

1+1

   

Y

 

14

Grey Heron

 

1+1

 

1

1

2

1

 

15

Black-headed Heron

   

40+

1

 

1

c4

 

16

Hamerkop

   

6

1

 

1

2

 

17

Sacred Ibis

         

3

   

18

Hadada Ibis

     

2

       

19

African Spoonbill

             

1-2

20

White-faced Whistling Duck

 

c60

           

21

Black-shouldered Kite

   

2

1

 

1

   

22

Black Kite

3+

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

23

African Fish Eagle

        

1

     

24

Palm Nut Vulture

    

2+

1

 

1

1

 

25

Hooded Vulture

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

26

White-backed Vulture

      

1

         

27

Beaudouin's Short-toed Eagle

     

1

       

28

Brown Snake Eagle

     

3

       

29

African Harrier Hawk

 

1

2

1

2

1

   

30

Marsh harrier

     

3+2

   

1

 

31

Montagu's Harrier

         

1

   

32

Dark Chanting Goshawk

 

2+2

33

Western Little Sparrowhawk

1

34

Shikra

1+1

1+1

2

1

35

Grasshopper Buzzard

1

1+3

36

Lizard Buzzard

1

1

1

2

37

Wahlberg's Eagle

1

 

38

Tawny Eagle

1

39

Booted Eagle

1

40

Long-crested Eagle

1

 

1

41

Osprey

1

1+1

1

c10

42

Grey Kestrel

1

2

1+1

1

43

Red-necked Falcon

2

1

44

Lanner Falcon

1

1

 

45

Double-spurred Francolin

1

1

1+3

1

2+

46

Stone Partridge

3

47

Black Crake

3

48

African Jacana

1

Y

c20

2

49

Greater Painted Snipe

1

50

Oystercatcher

1

51

Black-winged Stilt

Y

1

52

Senegal Thick-knee

c6

1+4

53

Little Ringed Plover

4

1

54

Ringed Plover

2

c6

55

Grey Plover

2

1

56

Wattled Plover

11

c6

1

Y

57

Spur-winged Plover

10

12+

c6

Y

Y

1

58

Black-tailed Godwit

c30

6

1

59

Bar-tailed Godwit

c10

60

Whimbrel

c6

1

1

1

1+2+1

61

Common Redshank

1

1

62

Common Greenshank

6

1

1

1

63

Green Sandpiper

1

1

1

64

Wood Sandpiper

c12

Y

1

65

Common Sandpiper

c20

1+2

1

1

Y

1

66

Turnstone

1

3

67

Sanderling

2

68

Little Stint

2

69

Curlew Sandpiper

2

70

Ruff

1

71

Arctic Skua

1

72

Audoin's Gull

1

73

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Y

Y

74

Kelp Gull

4+

75

Black-headed Gull

1

76

Grey-headed Gull

Y

Y

Y

c6

Y

77

Slender-billed Gull

30

3

c6

78

Gull-billed Tern

2

79

Caspian Tern

3

3

c20

80

Royal Tern

4

3

81

Lesser Crested Tern

6

82

Sandwich Tern

c10

83

Little Tern

1

84

Speckled Pigeon

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

85

Vinaceous Dove

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

86

Laughing Dove

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

87

African Mourning Dove

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

88

Red-eyed Dove

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

89

Black-billed Wood Dove

c10

2

1

1

90

Blue-spotted Wood Dove

c6

2

2

2

91

Naquama Dove

4

92

African Green Pigeon

2

93

Senegal Parrot

c10

2

2

94

Ring-necked Parakeet

c6

Y

2

2

2

95

Violet Turaco

1

1

2

96

Western Grey Plantain Eater

c6

2

Y

c6

2

97

Senegal Coucal

1

c10

Y

Y

2

Y

1

1

98

Pearl-spotted Owlet

1

2 Heard

99

Long-tailed Nightjar

2

100

Standard-winged Nightjar

1

101

Mottled Spinetail

1

102

Palm Swift

2

c10

c50

Y

3

Y

Y

103

Little Swift

2

104

Pygmy Kingfisher

1

105

Blue-breasted Kingfisher

1

106

Striped Kingfisher

1

107

Giant Kingfisher

2

2

108

Pied Kingfisher

4+?

2

1

3

1

109

Little Bee-eater

c20

c6

c10

c10

6

1

110

Swallow-tailed Bee-eater

c6

1

1

111

Red-throated Bee-eater

1

112

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater

3

Y

c15

Y heard

3-4

113

Abyssian Roller

1

1+1

1

114

Rufus-crowned Roller

1

Y

115

Blue-bellied Roller

1

1+1

1

116

Broad-billed Roller

2

1

1

117

Green Wood Hoopoe

c10

c6

3

118

Red-billed Hornbill

Y

Y

c10

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

119

Pied Hornbill

2

120

Grey Hornbill

3

1

2

c12

2

121

Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird

1

122

Bearded Barbet

2

2

123

Fine-spotted Woodpecker

1

1

124

Buff-spotted Woodpecker

2

125

Grey Woodpecker

2

1

1+1

2

1

126

Crested Lark

c6

2

127

Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark

2

128

Mosque Swallow

3

1

2

129

Wire-tailed Swallow

15

Y

 

130

Red-chested Swallow

20

Y

1

1

1

131

Yellow Wagtail

1

c6

132

White Wagtail

2

133

Plain-backed Pipit

2

134

Red-shouldered Cuckoo-Shrike

2-3

135

Little Greenbul

2

136

Common Bulbul

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

137

African Thrush

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

138

Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat

2

4

3

139

White-crowned Robin-Chat

3

1

1

3

140

Redstart

1

141

Olivaceous Warbler

2

1

1

142

Green-backed Eremomela

1

1

143

Northern Crombec

1

1

144

Willow Warbler

1

1+1

145

Blackcap

1

146

Common Whitethroat

1

1

1

147

Subalpine Warbler

1

148

Zitting Cisticola

1

1

149

Tawny-flanked Prinia

2

c6

c6

1

150

Yellow-breasted Apalis

1

1

151

Grey-backed Camaroptera

c6

c12

1

152

Oriole Warbler

1

153

Northern Black Flycatcher

1

2

1

154

Brown-throated Wattle-eye

2

2

155

Red-bellied Paradise Flycatcher

2

2

156

Brown babbler

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

157

Blackcap babbler

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

3

158

Green-headed Sunbird

3

1

159

Scarlet-chested Sunbird

1

c10

160

Variable Sunbird

lots

1

161

Splendid Sunbird

2

1

2

162

Beautiful Sunbird

1

4

2+3

2

lots

2

2+

163

African Golden Oriole

2

164

Woodchat Shrike

1+2

2

1

165

Yellow-billed Shrike

Y

Y

4+5

Y

3+1

6+

166

Brubru

1

 

167

Northern Puffback

1

168

Yellow-crowned Gonolek

3+2

2

1

Y

Y

169

White-crested Helmetshrike

20+

170

Fork-tailed Drongo

2

1

2

1

171

Piapiac

1

20

1+20

Y

Y

Y

172

Pied Crow

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

173

Purple Glossy Starling

2

3-4

3

15

174

Greater Blue-eared Glossy Starling

1

175

Lesser Blue-eared Glossy Starling

1

1

176

Long-tailed Glossy Starling

12

c10

1

6+6

3

2

177

Yellow-billed Oxpecker

4+6

1

178

House Sparrow

2

179

Grey-headed Sparrow

2

c6

2

c4

2

2+

2

180

Bush Petronia

2

181

White-billed Buffalo Weaver

c6

182

Little Weaver

1

183

Black-necked Weaver

c20

3

2

184

Village Weaver

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

Y

185

Heuglin's Masked Weaver

1

186

Northern Red Bishop

c50

187

Western Bluebill

1

2

188

Bar-breasted Firefinch

Y

189

Red-billed Firefinch

1

Y

1

Y

c6

Y

Y

190

Lavender Waxbill

Y

2

2

3

2

Y

191

Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu

Y

1

1

Y

c6

Y

Y

192

Silverbill

   

c20

 

193

Bronze Mannikin

 

Y

Y

Y

c10

Y

Y

194

Village Indigobird

           

c6

 

195

Yellow-fronted Canary

     

c4

       

196

Cisticola Sp.

      c6        

 

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