Lagoon Lookout Bird List

BIRD LIST
1 ALBATROS, BLACK-BROWED [OFF SHORE]
2 ALBATROS, SHY [OFF SHORE]
3 APALIS, BAR-THROATED AUG – DEC
4 AVOCET, PIED MN
5 BARBET, ACACIA PIED
6 BARBET, BLACK-COLLARED
7 BATIS, CAPE
8 BATIS, CHINSPOT
9 BATIS, PRIRIT
10 BEE-EATER. EUROPEAN MN SEPT – APR
11 BISHOP, SOUTHEN RED AUG – MAR
12 BISHOP, YELLOW AUG – MAR
13 BITTERN, EURASIAN
14 BITTERN, LITTLE R MN SEPT – APR
15 BOKMAKIERIE
16 BOUBOU, SOUTHERN
17 BULBUL, AFRICAN RED-EYED
18 BULBUL, CAPE
19 BULBUL, DARK-CAPPED
20 BUNTING, CAPE SEPT -APR
21 BUNTING, LARK-LIKE MAY – AUG NOV – JAN
22 BUSTARD, BLACK BELLIED [WINTER]
23 BUSTARD, DENHAMS [WINTER]
24 BUSTARD, KORI [WINTER] VU
25 BUSTARD, LUDWIG’S [WINTER] VU E OCT – JUL
26 BUTTONQUAIL, HOTTENTOT E
27 BUZZARD, FOREST
28 BUZZARD, HONEY SUMMER
29 BUZZARD, JACKAL
30 BUZZARD, STEPPE MN SEP – APR
31 CANARY, BLACK-HEADED E
32 CANARY, BRIMSTONE
33 CANARY, CAPE NOV – FEB
34 CANARY, FOREST
35 CANARY, WHITE-THROATED AUG – APR
36 CANARY, YELLOW AUG – MAR
37 CHAT, ANT-EATING MAY – JUL
38 CHAT, FAMILIAR
39 CHAT, KAROO E
40 CHAT, SICKLE-WINGED
41 CHAT, TRACTRAC E
42 CISTICOLA, CLOUD AUG – MAR
43 CISTICOLA, GREY-BACKED AUG – NOV MAR APR
44 CISTICOLA, LEVAILLANT’S AUG – FEB
45 CISTICOLA, ZITTING OCT – APR
46 COOT, RED-KNOBBED
47 CORMORANT, BANK E VU
48 CORMORANT, CAPE E AUG – MAY
49 CORMORANT, CROWNED E
50 CORMORANT, REED NOV – MAR AUG – SEP
51 CORMORANT, WHITE-BREASTED
52 COUCAL, BURCHELL’S [WINTER] WINTER
53 COURSER, DOUBLE-BANDED
54 CRAKE, BAILLON’S MAR – OCT
55 CRAKE, BLACK NOV – MAR
56 CRANE, BLUE EN / VU
57 CROMBEC, LONG-BILLED
58 CROW, CAPE
59 CROW, HOUSE
60 CROW, PIED
61 CUCKOO, AFRICAN SUMMER
62 CUCKOO, BLACK SUMMER
63 CUCKOO, DIEDERICK SUMMER
64 CUCKOO, GREAT SPOTTED SUMMER
65 CUCKOO, JACOBIN MN SUMMER
66 CUCKOO, KLAAS’S SUMMER
67 CUCKOO, RED-CHESTED SUMMER
68 CUCKOOSHRIKE, BLACK
69 CURLEW, EURASIAN MN AUG – MAR
70 DARTER, AFRICAN AUG SEP
71 DOVE, CAPE TURTLE
72 DOVE, LAUGHING
73 DOVE, LEMON
74 DOVE, NAMAQUA SUMMER
75 DOVE, RED-EYED AUG – OCT
76 DOVE, ROCK
77 DRONGO, FORK-TAILED
78 DUCK, AFRICAN BLACK
79 DUCK, FULVOUS
80 DUCK, MACCOA
81 DUCK, WHITE FACED
82 DUCK, WHITE-BACKED
83 DUCK, YELLOW-BILLED DEC – MAR JUL – SEP
84 DUNLIN AUG – APR
85 EAGLE, AFRICAN FISH-
86 EAGLE, BLACK
87 EAGLE, BLACK-CHESTED SNAKE-
88 EAGLE, BOOTED
89 EAGLE, BROWN SNAKE-
90 EAGLE, MARTIAL VU R
91 EAGLE, SOUTHERN BANDED SNAKE-
92 EAGLE, VERREAUX’S
93 EGRET, CATTLE SEP – MAR
94 EGRET, GREAT WHITE
95 EGRET, LITTLE JUL – MAR
96 EGRET, YELLOW-BILLED JUL – MAR
97 EREMOMELA, KAROO E
98 EREMOMELA, YELLOW-BELLIED
99 FALCON, ELENORA’S OCT – JAN MAR – APR
100 FALCON, GREY WINGED OCT – MAY
101 FALCON, LANNER
102 FALCON, PEREGRINE – BARRED=LOCAL; SPOTTED=MIGRANT MN
103 FINCH, QUAIL
104 FISCAL, COMMON
105 FLAMINGO, GREATER OCT – JAN
106 FLAMINGO, LESSER JUN – NOV JAN FEB
107 FLUFFTAIL, BUFF-SPOTTED
108 FLUFFTAIL, RED-CHESTED SEP – MAR
109 FLUFFTAIL, STRIPED
110 FLYCATCHER, AFRICAN DUSKY SEP – JAN
111 FLYCATCHER, AFRICAN PARADISE- AUG – MAY
112 FLYCATCHER, CHAT
113 FLYCATCHER, FAIRY
114 FLYCATCHER, FISCAL
115 FLYCATCHER, SPOTTED MN SUMMER
116 FRANCOLIN, CAPE
117 FRANCOLIN, GREY-WINGED
118 FULMAR, SOUTHERN
119 GALLINULE, AMERICAN PURPLE
120 GANNET, AUSTRALIAN [OFF SHORE]
121 GANNET, CAPE [OFF SHORE] E
122 GODWIT, BAR-TAILED MN
123 GODWIT, BLACK-TAILED MN R
124 GODWIT, HUDSONIAN VA R DEC – APR JUN – SEP
125 GOOSE HOUSE, WHITE
126 GOOSE, EGYPTIAN JUL – OCT
127 GOOSE, SPUR-WINGED APR – NOV
128 GOSHAWK, AFRICAN OCT – JUN
129 GOSHAWK, GABAR
130 GOSHAWK, SOUTHERN PALE CHANTING
131 GRASSBIRD, CAPE
132 GREBE, BLACK-NECKED MAR – OCT
133 GREBE, GREAT CRESTED APR – AUG NOV – FEB
134 GREBE, LITTLE OCT – MAR
135 GREENBUL, SOMBRE
136 GREENSHANK, COMMON MN NOT JUNE
137 GROUSE, NAMAQUA SAND
138 GUINEAFOWL, HELMETED
139 GULL, CAPE E
140 GULL, FRANKLIN’S NOT SEPT
141 GULL, GREY-HEADED
142 GULL, HARTLAUB’S E
143 GULL, KELP [E]
144 GULL, SABINE’S OCT – MAR
145 GULL, SLENDER BILLED
146 HAMMERKOP AUG – SEPT
147 HARRIER, AFRICAN MARSH-
148 HARRIER, BLACK E
149 HARRIER, MONTAGU’S MN OCT – APR
150 HARRIER, PALLID MN OCT – APR
151 HARRIER-HAWK, AFRICAN [GYMNOGENE]
152 HERON, BLACK / BLACK EGRET
153 HERON, BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-
154 HERON, BLACK-HEADED
155 HERON, GOLIATH
156 HERON, GREY JUL – NOV
157 HERON, LITTLE BLUE R
158 HERON, PURPLE AUG SEPT JAN FEB
159 HERON, SQUACCO MN
160 HERON, WESTERN REEF
161 HOBBY, AFRICAN R SEP – APR
162 HOBBY, EURASIAN OCT – MAY
163 HONEYBIRD, BROWN-BACKED
164 HONEYGUIDE, GREATER
165 HONEYGUIDE, LESSER
166 HOOPOE, AFRICAN
167 HOOPOE, GREEN WOOD
168 IBIS, AFRICAN SACRED
169 IBIS, GLOSSY
170 IBIS, HADEDA MAR – MAY
171 JACANA, AFRICAN
172 JAEGER, LONG-TAILED SEP – APR
173 JAEGER, PARASITIC SEP – APR
174 JAEGER, POMARINE OCT – APR
175 KESTREL, GREATER
176 KESTREL, LESSER MN VU OCT – MAR
177 KESTREL, ROCK JUL – DEC
178 KINGFISHER, GIANT
179 KINGFISHER, GREY-HEADED
180 KINGFISHER, MALACHITE
181 KINGFISHER, PIED DEC – FEB JUL
182 KITE, BLACK MN AUG-MAR
183 KITE, BLACK-SHOULDERED
184 KITE, YELLOW-BILLED MN
185 KITTIWAKE, BLACK LEGGED
186 KNOT, GREAT MN OCT – DEC MAR APR
187 KNOT, RED MN NOV – APR
188 KORHAAN, SOUTHERN BLACK E
189 KORHAAN, KAROO E
190 LAPWING, BLACKSMITH
191 LAPWING, CROWNED AUG – OCT FEB – APR
192 LARK, CAPE CLAPPER E
193 LARK, CAPE LONG-BILLED E
194 LARK, KAROO LONG-BILLED E
195 LARK, KAROO E AUG – MAY
196 LARK, LARGE-BILLED E
197 LARK, RED-CAPPED E SEP – DEC
198 LARK, SPIKE-HEELED
199 LARK, THICK-BILLED
200 LONGCLAW, CAPE E
201 MALLARD
202 MANNIKIN, BRONZE
203 MARTIN, BANDED MAR – MAY
204 MARTIN, BROWN-THROATED
205 MARTIN, COMMON HOUSE- OCT – APR
206 MARTIN, ROCK AUG – APR
207 MARTIN, SAND MN OCT – MAR
208 MOORHEN, COMMON
209 MOUSEBIRD, RED-FACED AUG – APR
210 MOUSEBIRD, SPECKLED AUG – JAN
211 MOUSEBIRD, WHITE-BACKED E
212 MYNA, COMMON
213 NEDDICKY
214 NIGHTJAR, FIERY-NECKED
215 NIGHTJAR, RUFOUS-CHEEKED AUG – APR
216 NODDY, BROWN SEPT DEC JAN JUNE
217 OPENBILL, AFRICAN
218 ORIOLE, EURASIAN GOLDEN MN
219 OSPREY
220 OSTRICH, COMMON
221 OWL, BARN OCT – FEB JUN – JUL
222 OWL, CAPE EAGLE-
223 OWL, MARSH
224 OWL, SPOTTED EAGLE- JUL – NOV
225 OWL, VERREAUX’S [GIANT] EAGLE-
226 OYSTERCATCHER, AFRICAN BLACK E
227 OYSTERCATCHER, EURASIAN R MN OCT – FEB
228 PARTRIDGE, CHUKAR
229 PEACOCK
230 PEAHEN
231 PELAGIC SPECIES DURING STORMY WEATHER
232 PELICAN, GREAT WHITE AUG – NOV MAY – JUN
233 PENGUIN, AFRICAN E
234 PETREL, BLUE MAY – DEC
235 PETREL, EUROPEAN STORM- OCT – MAY
236 PETREL, GREAT-WINGED [OFF SHORE] SEP – MAY
237 PETREL, KERGUELEN JUL – SEP NOV – FEB
238 PETREL, LEACH’S STORM- OCT – FEB
239 PETREL, NORTHERN GIANT-
240 PETREL, PINTADO [OFF SHORE] MAY – NOV
241 PETREL, SOFT-PLUMAGED APR – NOV
242 PETREL, SOUTHERN GIANT-
243 PETREL, SPECTACLED
244 PETREL, WHITE-CHINNED [OFF SHORE]
245 PETREL, WILSON’S STORM-
246 PHALAROPE, RED SEPT – JUNE
247 PHALAROPE, RED-NECKED NOT JUNE
248 PHALAROPE, WILSON’S NOT JUNE + AUG
249 PIGEON, AFRICAN OLIVE
250 PIGEON, SPECKLED SEP – JAN
251 PIPIT, AFRICAN E
252 PIPIT, LONG-BILLED
253 PIPIT, PLAIN-BACKED
254 PIPIT, ROCK
255 PLOVER, AMERICAN GOLDEN
256 PLOVER, CASPIAN MN AUG – MAR
257 PLOVER, CHESTNUT-BANDED JUN JUL OCT JAN FEB
258 PLOVER, COMMON RINGED SEP – APR
259 PLOVER, GREATER SAND- OCT – MAY
260 PLOVER, GREY MN NOT JUN + JUL
261 PLOVER, KENTISH
262 PLOVER, KITTLITZ
263 PLOVER, LESSER SAND MN SEP – MAR
264 PLOVER, LITTLE RINGED [RUSSIA & FRANCE] MN
265 PLOVER, MONGOLIAN [ASIA, CHINA, SIBERIA] MN
266 PLOVER, PACIFIC GOLDEN NOV – MAR
267 PLOVER, THREE- BANDED
268 PLOVER, WHITEFRONTED JUL – JAN
269 POCHARD, SOUTHERN
270 PRANTICOLE, BLACK-WINGED [SE EUROPE & ASIA] MN OCT – MAR
271 PRANTICOLE, COLLARED
272 PRINIA, KAROO E
273 PRION, ANTARCTIC WINTER
274 PRION, SLENDER-BILLED APR – SEP NOV
275 QUAIL, COMMON SUMMER
276 QUAIL-FINCH, AFRICAN
277 QUELEA
278 RAIL, AFRICAN [EARLY MORN]
279 RAVEN, WHITE-NECKED
280 REDSHANK, COMMON R MN
281 REDSHANK, SPOTTED MN
282 ROBIN, KAROO SCRUB- E
283 ROBIN-CHAT, CAPE
284 ROCK-JUMPER, CAPE E
285 ROCK-THRUSH, CAPE E
286 ROCK-THRUSH, SENTINEL FEB – JUL
287 ROLLER, EUROPEAN MN OCT – APR
288 RUFF MN AUG – APR
289 SANDERLING [CANADA, GREENLAND, SIBERIA, RUSSIA, ARCTIC ISLANDS] MN SEP – MAY
290 SANDGROUSE, NAMAQUA NE NOV – MAR
291 SANDPIPER, BAIRD’S R
292 SANDPIPER, BROAD-BILLED R VU MN
293 SANDPIPER, BUFF-BREASTED
294 SANDPIPER, COMMON MN NOT JUNE
295 SANDPIPER, CURLEW [ARCTIC TUNDRA IN RUSSIA] MN AUG – APR
296 SANDPIPER, MARSH MN AUG – APR
297 SANDPIPER, PECTORAL SEP – MAY
298 SANDPIPER, TEREK [ARCTIC TUNDRA IN RUSSIA] MN SEPT – APR
299 SANDPIPER, WHITE-RUMPED R VA SEPT – MAR
300 SANDPIPER, WOOD MN NOT JUNE
301 SAW-WING, BLACK AUG – APR
302 SECRETARYBIRD NOV – APR
303 SEEDEATER, PROTEA
304 SEEDEATER, STREAKY-HEADED FEB – JUL
305 SHEARWATER, CORY’S OCT – MAR
306 SHEARWATER, GREAT [OFF SHORE] SEP – MAY
307 SHEARWATER, LITTLE
308 SHEARWATER, MANX OCT – MAR JUN + JUL
309 SHEARWATER, SOOTY [OFF SHORE]
310 SHEATHBILL, GREATER MAY – OCT
311 SHELDUCK, SOUTH AFRICAN E MAY – SEP
312 SHOVELER, CAPE E JUL – OCT
313 SHRIKE, COMMON FISCAL
314 SHRIKE, LESSER GREY MN
315 SHRIKE, RED-BACKED MN OCT – APR
316 SISKIN, CAPE E
317 SKUA, SOUTH POLAR
318 SKUA, SUBANTARCTIC [OFF SHORE]
319 SNIPE, AFRICAN JUN – SEP
320 SNIPE, GREATER PAINTED-  [EUROPE + RUSSIA] R MN OCT – APR
321 SPARROW, CAPE NE
322 SPARROW, GREY-HEADED
323 SPARROW, HOUSE
324 SPARROWHAWK, BLACK DEC – APR
325 SPARROWHAWK, LITTLE
326 SPARROWHAWK, RUFOUS-CHESTED
327 SPARROWLARK, BLACK-EARED
328 SPARROWLARK, GREY-BACKED LATE SUMMER
329 SPOONBILL, AFRICAN
330 SPURFOWL, CAPE E
331 STARLING, CAPE GLOSSY
332 STARLING, COMMON
333 STARLING, PALE-WINGED E
334 STARLING, PIED E SEP – NOV
335 STARLING, RED-WINGED
336 STARLING, WATTLED SEP – MAR
337 STILT, BLACK-WINGED
338 STINT, LITTLE [EUROPE, ASIA, RUSSIA] MN SEPT – APR
339 STINT, RED-NECKED R SEP – MAR
340 STINT, TEMMINCKS
341 STONECHAT, AFRICAN JUL – JAN
342 STONECHAT, COMMON
343 STORK, BLACK OCT – MAR
344 STORK, WHITE [EUROPE, ASIA + N AFRICA + BREDASDORP] MN SEP – MAR
345 SUGARBIRD, CAPE E
346 SUNBIRD, DUSKY NE
347 SUNBIRD, GREATER DOUBLE-COLLARED
348 SUNBIRD, LESSER DOUBLEBANDED
349 SUNBIRD, MALACHITE JUL – JAN
350 SUNBIRD, ORANGE-BREASTED E
351 SUNBIRD, SOUTHERN DOUBLE-COLLARED E JUN – NOV
352 SUNBIRD, WHITE BREASTED
353 SWALLOW, BARN SEP – APR
354 SWALLOW, GREATER STRIPED NOT JUNE
355 SWALLOW, LESSER STRIPED SEP – MAR
356 SWALLOW, PEARL-BREASTED AUG  – APR
357 SWALLOW, WHITE-THROATED AUG – MAR
358 SWAMPHEN, AFRICAN PURPLE APR – SEP
359 SWIFT, AFRICAN BLACK
360 SWIFT, ALPINE
361 SWIFT, COMMON OCT – MAR
362 SWIFT, HORUS AUG + OCT
363 SWIFT, LITTLE SEP – DEC
364 SWIFT, PALLID FEB
365 SWIFT, PALM
366 SWIFT, WHITE-RUMPED AUG – APR
367 TCHAGRA, SOUTHERN
368 TEAL, CAPE JUL – OCT
369 TEAL, HOTTENTOT
370 TEAL, RED-BILLED MAY – NOV
371 TERN, ANTARCTIC MS APR – OCT
372 TERN, ARCTIC [ARCTIC CIRCLE] MN WINTER, NOT JUL
373 TERN, BLACK MN NOV – MAR
374 TERN, BLACK-NAPPED
375 TERN, CASPIAN [PALAEARTIC, MEXICO, USA, CANADA, ALASKA] MN NOV – JUL
376 TERN, COMMON MN AUG – APR
377 TERN, DAMARA R E SEP – APR
378 TERN, ELEGANT
379 TERN, GULL-BILLED NOT MAY
380 TERN, LESSER CRESTED MN
381 TERN, LITTLE MN AUG – MAY
382 TERN, ROSEATE EN NOV – APR
383 TERN, ROYAL
384 TERN, SANDWICH MN AUG – APR
385 TERN, SOOTY
386 TERN, SWIFT
387 TERN, WHISKERED
388 TERN, WHITE-WINGED MN AUG – APR
389 THICK-KNEE, SPOTTED AUG – APR
390 THICK-KNEE, WATER DEC – AUG
391 THRUSH, KAROO
392 THRUSH, KURRICHANE
393 THRUSH, OLIVE
394 TIT, CAPE PENDULINE- NE
395 TIT, GREY E
396 TIT-BABBLER, CHESTNUT-VENTED DEC – AUG
397 TIT-BABBLER, LAYARD’S
398 TROPICBIRD, RED-TAILED
399 TURNSTONE, RUDDY MN SEP – APR
400 VULTURE, PALM-NUT R VU
401 WAGTAIL, AFRICAN PIED
402 WAGTAIL, CAPE
403 WAGTAIL, YELLOW
404 WARBLER, AFRICAN REED-
405 WARBLER, CINNAMON-BREASTED
406 WARBLER, KNYSNA
407 WARBLER, LESSER SAND-
408 WARBLER, LESSER SWAMP-
409 WARBLER, LITTLE RUSH
410 WARBLER, NAMAQUA E
411 WARBLER, RUFOUS-EARED E
412 WARBLER, VICTORIN’S E
413 WARBLER, WILLOW MN SEP – MAY
414 WAXBILL, COMMON SEP – MAR
415 WAXBILL, SWEE
416 WEAVER, CAPE E AUG – DEC
417 WEAVER, LESSER MASKED
418 WEAVER, SOUTHERN MASKED-
419 WEAVER, YELLOW
420 WHEATEAR, CAPPED AUG – JAN
421 WHEATEAR, MOUNTAIN NE
422 WHIMBREL, COMMON MN AUG – APR
423 WHITE-EYE, CAPE E SEP – JAN
424 WHYDAH, PIN-TAILED SEP OCT DEC – FEB
425 WOOD HOOPOE
426 WOODPECKER, CARDINAL JAN – JUN
427 WOODPECKER, GROUND E
428 WOODPECKER, OLIVE
429 YELLOW LEGS, LESSER R
E ENDEMIC OR NEAR ENDEMIC
NE NEAR ENDEMIC
R RARE
VA VAGRANT
VU VULNERABLE
EN ENDANGERED