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Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Common Ostrich Struthio camelus 2 White-faced Whistling Duck Dendrocygna viduata 3 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 4 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 5 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 6 Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus 7 Snow Goose Anser caerulescens 8 Greylag Goose Anser anser 9 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 10 Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 11 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 12 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 13 Spur-winged Goose Plectropterus gambensis 14 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca 15 Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 16 Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea 17 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 18 Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata 19 Gadwall Mareca strepera 20 Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope 21 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 22 Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix 23 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 24 Double-spurred Spurfowl Pternistis bicalcaratus 25 Long-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus climacurus 26 Mottled Spinetail Telacanthura ussheri 27 African Palm Swift Cypsiurus parvus 28 Pallid Swift Apus pallidus 29 Little Swift Apus affinis 30 Western Plantain-eater Crinifer piscator 31 Violet Turaco Tauraco violaceus 32 Guinea Turaco Tauraco persa Also known as Green Turaco in Gambia 33 Senegal Coucal Centropus senegalensis 34 Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii 35 Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas 36 Four-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles quadricinctus 37 Speckled Pigeon Columba guinea 38 Mourning Collared Dove Streptopelia decipiens Also known as African Mourning Dove 39 Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata 40 Vinaceous Dove Streptopelia vinacea 41 Laughing Dove Spilopelia senegalensis 42 Black-billed Wood Dove Turtur abyssinicus 43 Blue-spotted Wood Dove Turtur afer 44 Namaqua Dove Oena capensis 45 Bruce's Green Pigeon Treron waalia 46 Black Crake Zapornia flavirostra 47 Black Crowned Crane Balearica pavonina 48 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 49 Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps 50 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 51 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 52 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 53 Eurasian Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus 54 Senegal Thick-knee Burhinus senegalensis 55 Spotted Thick-knee Burhinus capensis 56 Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 57 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus 58 Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 59 European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 60 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva 61 American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 62 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 63 Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 64 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 65 Killdeer Charadrius vociferus 66 Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus 67 Egyptian Plover Pluvianus aegyptius 68 African Jacana Actophilornis africanus 69 Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata 70 Ruff Calidris pugnax 71 Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinellus 72 Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus 73 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 74 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii 75 Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta 76 Sanderling Calidris alba 77 Dunlin Calidris alpina 78 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 79 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 80 Little Stint Calidris minuta 81 Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla 82 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 83 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis 84 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 85 Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 86 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 87 Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus 88 Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 89 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 90 Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago 91 Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus 92 Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor 93 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 94 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 95 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 96 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 97 Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria 98 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 99 Willet Tringa semipalmata 100 Common Redshank Tringa totanus 101 Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 102 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 103 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 104 Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia 105 Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca 106 Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola 107 Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum 108 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 109 Grey-headed Gull Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus 110 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 111 Ross's Gull Rhodostethia rosea 112 Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla 113 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 114 Common Gull Larus canus 115 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 116 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 117 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 118 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 119 European Herring Gull Larus argentatus 120 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 121 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 122 Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia 123 Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus 124 Lesser Crested Tern Thalasseus bengalensis 125 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 126 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 127 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 128 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 129 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 130 White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus 131 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 132 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 133 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 134 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 135 Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus 136 Razorbill Alca torda 137 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 138 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 139 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 140 Pacific Diver Gavia pacifica 141 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 142 White-billed Diver Gavia adamsii 143 European Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 144 Leach's Storm Petrel Hydrobates leucorhous 145 Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea 146 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 147 Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis 148 Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus 149 Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumenifer 150 African Darter Anhinga rufa 151 Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 152 European Shag Gulosus aristotelis 153 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 154 Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 155 African Spoonbill Platalea alba 156 American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus 157 Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus 158 White-backed Night Heron Gorsachius leuconotus 159 Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax 160 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 161 Black-headed Heron Ardea melanocephala 162 Purple Heron Ardea purpurea 163 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 164 Western Reef Heron Egretta gularis 165 Hamerkop Scopus umbretta 166 Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus 167 Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus Also known as Black Shouldered Kite 168 Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis 169 Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus 170 European Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorus 171 Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus 172 White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus 173 Rüppell's Vulture Gyps rueppelli 174 Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus 175 Brown Snake Eagle Circaetus cinereus 176 Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus 177 Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus 178 Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis 179 Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus 180 Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar 181 Dark Chanting Goshawk Melierax metabates 182 Pale Chanting Goshawk Melierax canorus 183 Shikra Accipiter badius 184 Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis 185 Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 186 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 187 Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 188 Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 189 Red Kite Milvus milvus 190 Black Kite Milvus migrans 191 African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer 192 Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis 193 Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 194 Common Buzzard Buteo buteo 195 Western Barn Owl Tyto alba 196 Little Owl Athene noctua 197 Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum 198 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 199 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 200 Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 201 Verreaux's Eagle-Owl Bubo lacteus 202 Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops 203 Green Wood Hoopoe Phoeniculus purpureus 204 Northern Red-billed Hornbill Tockus erythrorhynchus 205 African Pied Hornbill Lophoceros fasciatus 206 African Grey Hornbill Lophoceros nasutus 207 Purple Roller Coracias naevius Also known as Rufous Crowned Roller 208 Abyssinian Roller Coracias abyssinicus 209 European Roller Coracias garrulus 210 Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster 211 Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus 212 Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala 213 Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti 214 Blue-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon malimbica 215 Woodland Kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis 216 Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 217 Giant Kingfisher Megaceryle maxima 218 Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis 219 Swallow-tailed Bee-eater Merops hirundineus 220 Little Bee-eater Merops pusillus 221 Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki 222 White-throated Bee-eater Merops albicollis 223 Asian Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis Also known as Little Green Bee Eater 224 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus 225 European Bee-eater Merops apiaster 226 Northern Carmine Bee-eater Merops nubicus