Gambia want list of species | the Internet Bird Collection

Want list of species in Gambia

There are 563 species in Gambia.
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There are 16 species without videos
Family Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse (Phasianidae)
White-throated Francolin   Peliperdix albogularis
Family Bustards (Otididae)
Savile's Bustard   Lophotis savilei
Family Petrels, Shearwaters (Procellariidae)
Audubon's Shearwater   Puffinus lherminieri Vagrant
Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae)
Ayres's Hawk-eagle   Hieraaetus ayresii Vagrant
Family Honeyguides (Indicatoridae)
Brown-backed Honeybird   Prodotiscus regulus
Family Hyliotas (Hyliotidae)
Yellow-bellied Hyliota   Hyliota flavigaster
Family Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Olive-green Camaroptera   Camaroptera chloronota
Dorst's Cisticola   Cisticola guinea
Black-backed Cisticola   Cisticola eximius
River Prinia   Prinia fluviatilis
Family Swallows and Martins (Hirundinidae)
Grey-rumped Swallow   Pseudhirundo griseopyga Vagrant
Family Starlings (Sturnidae)
Chestnut-bellied Starling   Lamprotornis pulcher
Family Waxbills (Estrildidae)
Crimson Seedcracker   Pyrenestes sanguineus
Family Whydahs and Indigobirds (Viduidae)
Barka Indigobird   Vidua larvaticola
Quailfinch Indigobird   Vidua nigeriae
Family Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)
Sudan Golden Sparrow   Passer luteus
There are 2 species without photos
Family Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
Leaf-love   Pyrrhurus scandens
Family Whydahs and Indigobirds (Viduidae)
Quailfinch Indigobird   Vidua nigeriae
There are 173 species without sound recordings
Family Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae)
Spur-winged Goose   Plectropterus gambensis
African Comb Duck   Sarkidiornis melanotos
African Pygmy-goose   Nettapus auritus
Family Pigeons, Doves (Columbidae)
Adamawa Turtle-dove   Streptopelia hypopyrrha Vagrant
Bruce's Green-pigeon   Treron waalia
African Green-pigeon   Treron calvus
Family Nightjars (Caprimulgidae)
Swamp Nightjar   Caprimulgus natalensis Vagrant
Plain Nightjar   Caprimulgus inornatus
Standard-winged Nightjar   Caprimulgus longipennis
Pennant-winged Nightjar   Caprimulgus vexillarius Vagrant
Family Swifts (Apodidae)
Mottled Spinetail   Telacanthura ussheri
African Palm-swift   Cypsiurus parvus
White-rumped Swift   Apus caffer Vagrant
Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae)
Black Coucal   Centropus grillii
Family Finfoots (Heliornithidae)
African Finfoot   Podica senegalensis
Family Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae)
African Rail   Rallus caerulescens
African Crake   Crex egregia
Little Crake   Zapornia parva
Allen's Gallinule   Porphyrio alleni
Lesser Moorhen   Gallinula angulata
Family Cranes (Gruidae)
Black Crowned-crane   Balearica pavonina
Family Bustards (Otididae)
Denham's Bustard   Neotis denhami
Arabian Bustard   Ardeotis arabs Vagrant
Savile's Bustard   Lophotis savilei
Family Turacos (Musophagidae)
Green Turaco   Tauraco persa
Family Southern Storm-petrels (Oceanitidae)
Wilson’s Storm-petrel   Oceanites oceanicus
Family Northern Storm-petrels (Hydrobatidae)
Leach’s Storm-petrel   Hydrobates leucorhous Vagrant
Family Petrels, Shearwaters (Procellariidae)
Great Shearwater   Ardenna gravis Vagrant
Audubon's Shearwater   Puffinus lherminieri Vagrant
Family Storks (Ciconiidae)
Marabou   Leptoptilos crumenifer
Yellow-billed Stork   Mycteria ibis
Abdim's Stork   Ciconia abdimii Vagrant
African Woollyneck   Ciconia microscelis
Saddlebill   Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Family Herons (Ardeidae)
White-crested Tiger-heron   Tigriornis leucolopha
Dwarf Bittern   Ixobrychus sturmii
White-backed Night-heron   Calherodius leuconotus
Squacco Heron   Ardeola ralloides
Black-headed Heron   Ardea melanocephala
Goliath Heron   Ardea goliath
Yellow-billed Egret   Ardea brachyrhyncha
Black Heron   Egretta ardesiaca
Family Pelicans (Pelecanidae)
Pink-backed Pelican   Pelecanus rufescens
Family Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)
Long-tailed Cormorant   Microcarbo africanus
Family Darters (Anhingidae)
African Darter   Anhinga rufa
Family Thick-knees (Burhinidae)
Spotted Thick-knee   Burhinus capensis
Family Plovers (Charadriidae)
Kittlitz's Plover   Charadrius pecuarius
Forbes's Plover   Charadrius forbesi Vagrant
White-fronted Plover   Charadrius marginatus
Black-headed Lapwing   Vanellus tectus
White-headed Lapwing   Vanellus albiceps
Family Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)
Marsh Sandpiper   Tringa stagnatilis
Family Buttonquails (Turnicidae)
Quail-plover   Ortyxelos meiffrenii Vagrant
Family Coursers, Pratincoles (Glareolidae)
Bronze-winged Courser   Rhinoptilus chalcopterus
Cream-coloured Courser   Cursorius cursor Vagrant
Temminck's Courser   Cursorius temminckii
Family Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)
Slender-billed Gull   Larus genei
Bridled Tern   Onychoprion anaethetus Vagrant
Common Gull-billed Tern   Gelochelidon nilotica
Lesser Crested Tern   Thalasseus bengalensis
Family Skuas (Stercorariidae)
Great Skua   Catharacta skua Vagrant
Family Typical Owls (Strigidae)
Northern White-faced Owl   Ptilopsis leucotis
Marsh Owl   Asio capensis
Pel's Fishing-owl   Scotopelia peli
Family Secretarybird (Sagittariidae)
Secretarybird   Sagittarius serpentarius
Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae)
Scissor-tailed Kite   Chelictinia riocourii
African Cuckoo-hawk   Aviceda cuculoides
African Harrier-hawk   Polyboroides typus
Palm-nut Vulture   Gypohierax angolensis
Egyptian Vulture   Neophron percnopterus
Beaudouin's Snake-eagle   Circaetus beaudouini
Brown Snake-eagle   Circaetus cinereus
Western Banded Snake-eagle   Circaetus cinerascens
Hooded Vulture   Necrosyrtes monachus
Rüppell's Vulture   Gyps rueppelli
Cinereous Vulture   Aegypius monachus Vagrant
Lappet-faced Vulture   Torgos tracheliotos
Martial Eagle   Polemaetus bellicosus
Long-crested Eagle   Lophaetus occipitalis
Tawny Eagle   Aquila rapax
African Hawk-eagle   Aquila spilogaster
Wahlberg's Eagle   Hieraaetus wahlbergi
Ayres's Hawk-eagle   Hieraaetus ayresii Vagrant
Dark Chanting-goshawk   Melierax metabates
Gabar Goshawk   Micronisus gabar
Pallid Harrier   Circus macrourus
Montagu's Harrier   Circus pygargus
Red-legged Sparrowhawk   Accipiter erythropus
Ovambo Sparrowhawk   Accipiter ovampensis
Black Sparrowhawk   Accipiter melanoleucus Vagrant
Grasshopper Buzzard   Butastur rufipennis
Red-necked Buzzard   Buteo auguralis
Family Mousebirds (Coliidae)
Blue-naped Mousebird   Urocolius macrourus Vagrant
Family Hornbills (Bucerotidae)
Northern Ground-hornbill   Bucorvus abyssinicus
Family Woodhoopoes (Phoeniculidae)
Black Scimitarbill   Rhinopomastus aterrimus
Family Bee-eaters (Meropidae)
African Green Bee-eater   Merops viridissimus
Family Rollers (Coraciidae)
Purple Roller   Coracias naevius
Family Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)
African Pygmy-kingfisher   Ispidina picta
Malachite Kingfisher   Corythornis cristatus
Shining-blue Kingfisher   Alcedo quadribrachys
Giant Kingfisher   Megaceryle maxima
Family Honeyguides (Indicatoridae)
Brown-backed Honeybird   Prodotiscus regulus
Spotted Honeyguide   Indicator maculatus
Family Woodpeckers (Picidae)
Fine-spotted Woodpecker   Campethera punctuligera
Golden-tailed Woodpecker   Campethera abingoni
Sahelian Woodpecker   Dendropicos elachus
Family Falcons, Caracaras (Falconidae)
Fox Kestrel   Falco alopex Vagrant
Grey Kestrel   Falco ardosiaceus
Red-necked Falcon   Falco ruficollis
African Hobby   Falco cuvierii
Lanner Falcon   Falco biarmicus
Family Cuckooshrikes (Campephagidae)
White-breasted Cuckooshrike   Ceblepyris pectoralis
Red-shouldered Cuckooshrike   Campephaga phoenicea
Family Vangas and allies (Vangidae)
White-crested Helmetshrike   Prionops plumatus
African Shrike-flycatcher   Megabyas flammulatus Vagrant
Family Shrikes (Laniidae)
Yellow-billed Shrike   Corvinella corvina
Family Crows and Jays (Corvidae)
Piapiac   Ptilostomus afer
Brown-necked Raven   Corvus ruficollis Vagrant
Family Hyliotas (Hyliotidae)
Yellow-bellied Hyliota   Hyliota flavigaster
Family Fairy Flycatcher and allies (Stenostiridae)
African Blue-flycatcher   Elminia longicauda
Family Larks (Alaudidae)
Rufous-rumped Lark   Pinarocorys erythropygia Vagrant
Chestnut-backed Sparrow-lark   Eremopterix leucotis
Family Crombecs and allies (Macrosphenidae)
Lemon-bellied Crombec   Sylvietta denti Vagrant
Family Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Senegal Eremomela   Eremomela pusilla
Winding Cisticola   Cisticola marginatus
Croaking Cisticola   Cisticola natalensis
Short-winged Cisticola   Cisticola brachypterus
Black-backed Cisticola   Cisticola eximius
River Prinia   Prinia fluviatilis
Family Reed-warblers (Acrocephalidae)
Greater Swamp-warbler   Acrocephalus rufescens
Family Swallows and Martins (Hirundinidae)
Grey-rumped Swallow   Pseudhirundo griseopyga Vagrant
Fanti Saw-wing   Psalidoprocne obscura
Rufous-chested Swallow   Cecropis semirufa
Mosque Swallow   Cecropis senegalensis
Red-chested Swallow   Hirundo lucida
Pied-winged Swallow   Hirundo leucosoma
Banded Martin   Neophedina cincta Vagrant
African Plain Martin   Riparia paludicola
Family Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
Leaf-love   Pyrrhurus scandens
Family Old World Warblers and Parrotbills (Sylviidae)
Western Orphean Warbler   Sylvia hortensis Vagrant
Family Nuthatches (Sittidae)
African Spotted Creeper   Salpornis salvadori Vagrant
Family Starlings (Sturnidae)
Chestnut-bellied Starling   Lamprotornis pulcher
Lesser Blue-eared Starling   Lamprotornis chloropterus
Purple Starling   Lamprotornis purpureus
Bronze-tailed Starling   Lamprotornis chalcurus
Greater Blue-eared Starling   Lamprotornis chalybaeus
Family Old World Flycatchers and Chats (Muscicapidae)
Rufous-tailed Rock-thrush   Monticola saxatilis
Northern Anteater-chat   Myrmecocichla aethiops
Black-throated Wheatear   Oenanthe seebohmi
Family Sunbirds (Nectariniidae)
Western Violet-backed Sunbird   Anthreptes longuemarei
Copper Sunbird   Cinnyris cupreus
Family Weavers (Ploceidae)
Red-headed Quelea   Quelea erythrops
Yellow-mantled Widowbird   Euplectes macroura
Heuglin's Masked Weaver   Ploceus heuglini
Vitelline Masked Weaver   Ploceus vitellinus
Northern Red-headed Weaver   Anaplectes leuconotos Vagrant
Family Waxbills (Estrildidae)
Vinaceous Firefinch   Lagonosticta vinacea
Red-winged Pytilia   Pytilia phoenicoptera
Green-winged Pytilia   Pytilia melba
Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu   Uraeginthus bengalus
Crimson Seedcracker   Pyrenestes sanguineus
Lavender Waxbill   Estrilda coerulescens
Grey-headed Oliveback   Nesocharis capistrata Vagrant
Cut-throat Finch   Amadina fasciata
Bronze Mannikin   Spermestes cucullata
Family Whydahs and Indigobirds (Viduidae)
Sahel Paradise-whydah   Vidua orientalis
Exclamatory Paradise-whydah   Vidua interjecta
Barka Indigobird   Vidua larvaticola
Quailfinch Indigobird   Vidua nigeriae
Cuckoo-finch   Anomalospiza imberbis Vagrant
Family Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)
Sudan Golden Sparrow   Passer luteus
Family Finches (Fringillidae)
White-rumped Seedeater   Crithagra leucopygia
Family Old World Buntings (Emberizidae)
Grey-throated Bunting   Emberiza goslingi