Species list by Stefan Helming | the Internet Bird Collection

Species list by Stefan Helming

This page displays a list of species that have been recorded, either in video, photo or audio by the contributor.
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245 species
Species with videos: 1
Species with photographs: 245

Common nameScientific nameVideosPhotosSounds
Family Guineafowl (Numididae)
Vulturine Guineafowl   Acryllium vulturinum 1 photo
Family Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse (Phasianidae)
Yellow-necked Francolin   Pternistis leucoscepus 1 photo
Family Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae)
White-faced Whistling-duck   Dendrocygna viduata 3 photos
Fulvous Whistling-duck   Dendrocygna bicolor 1 photo
White-backed Duck   Thalassornis leuconotus 1 photo
Tundra Swan   Cygnus columbianus 1 photo
Goosander   Mergus merganser 1 photo
Egyptian Goose   Alopochen aegyptiaca 2 photos
Blue-winged Goose   Cyanochen cyanoptera 2 photos
Red-crested Pochard   Netta rufina 1 photo
Hottentot Teal   Spatula hottentota 1 photo
African Black Duck   Anas sparsa 2 photos
Yellow-billed Duck   Anas undulata 3 photos
Indian Spot-billed Duck   Anas poecilorhyncha 2 photos
Red-billed Teal   Anas erythrorhyncha 2 photos
Family Sunbittern (Eurypygidae)
Sunbittern   Eurypyga helias 1 photo
Family Pigeons, Doves (Columbidae)
White-collared Pigeon   Columba albitorques 1 photo
Lemon Dove   Aplopelia larvata 1 photo
Dusky Turtle-dove   Streptopelia lugens 1 photo
Mourning Collared-dove   Streptopelia decipiens 1 photo
Red-eyed Dove   Streptopelia semitorquata 1 photo
Emerald-spotted Wood-dove   Turtur chalcospilos 1 photo
Blue-spotted Wood-dove   Turtur afer 1 photo
Namaqua Dove   Oena capensis 1 photo
Family Sandgrouse (Pteroclidae)
Four-banded Sandgrouse   Pterocles quadricinctus 2 photos
Family Nightjars (Caprimulgidae)
Slender-tailed Nightjar   Caprimulgus clarus 1 photo
Family Swifts (Apodidae)
Horus Swift   Apus horus 1 photo
Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae)
White-browed Coucal   Centropus superciliosus 1 photo
Greater Coucal   Centropus sinensis 1 photo
Jacobin Cuckoo   Clamator jacobinus 1 photo
Family Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae)
Black Crake   Zapornia flavirostra 1 photo
Purple Swamphen   Porphyrio porphyrio 1 photo
Common Moorhen   Gallinula chloropus 2 photos
Red-knobbed Coot   Fulica cristata 2 photos
Family Cranes (Gruidae)
Demoiselle Crane   Anthropoides virgo 1 photo
Family Bustards (Otididae)
Black-bellied Bustard   Lissotis melanogaster 1 photo
Buff-crested Bustard   Lophotis gindiana 1 photo
Family Turacos (Musophagidae)
White-bellied Go-away-bird   Criniferoides leucogaster 1 photo
Brown-faced Go-away-bird   Corythaixoides personatus 1 photo
White-cheeked Turaco   Tauraco leucotis 1 photo
Family Storks (Ciconiidae)
Marabou   Leptoptilos crumenifer 1 photo
Yellow-billed Stork   Mycteria ibis 2 photos
Abdim's Stork   Ciconia abdimii 1 photo
African Woollyneck   Ciconia microscelis 1 photo
Saddlebill   Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis 1 photo
Family Ibises, Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae)
African Spoonbill   Platalea alba 2 photos
Wattled Ibis   Bostrychia carunculata 2 photos
Glossy Ibis   Plegadis falcinellus 2 photos
Family Herons (Ardeidae)
Black-crowned Night-heron   Nycticorax nycticorax 1 photo
Squacco Heron   Ardeola ralloides 1 photo
Cattle Egret   Bubulcus ibis 1 photo
Black-headed Heron   Ardea melanocephala 2 photos
Goliath Heron   Ardea goliath 1 photo
Little Egret   Egretta garzetta 1 photo
Family Hamerkop (Scopidae)
Hamerkop   Scopus umbretta 2 photos
Family Pelicans (Pelecanidae)
Pink-backed Pelican   Pelecanus rufescens 1 photo
Great White Pelican   Pelecanus onocrotalus 2 photos
Family Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)
Long-tailed Cormorant   Microcarbo africanus 1 photo
Great Cormorant   Phalacrocorax carbo 1 photo
Family Darters (Anhingidae)
African Darter   Anhinga rufa 1 photo
Family Thick-knees (Burhinidae)
Senegal Thick-knee   Burhinus senegalensis 2 photos
Water Thick-knee   Burhinus vermiculatus 1 photo
Spotted Thick-knee   Burhinus capensis 1 photo
Family Avocets, Stilts (Recurvirostridae)
Pied Avocet   Recurvirostra avosetta 1 photo
Black-winged Stilt   Himantopus himantopus 1 photo
Family Plovers (Charadriidae)
Kittlitz's Plover   Charadrius pecuarius 1 photo
African Three-banded Plover   Charadrius tricollaris 1 photo
Spur-winged Lapwing   Vanellus spinosus 1 photo
Black-winged Lapwing   Vanellus melanopterus 1 photo
Spot-breasted Lapwing   Vanellus melanocephalus 2 photos
Red-wattled Lapwing   Vanellus indicus 2 photos
Family Jacanas (Jacanidae)
African Jacana   Actophilornis africanus 1 photo
Family Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)
Black-tailed Godwit   Limosa limosa 1 photo
Temminck's Stint   Calidris temminckii 1 photo
Little Stint   Calidris minuta 1 photo
African Snipe   Gallinago nigripennis 1 photo
Common Sandpiper   Actitis hypoleucos 2 photos
Green Sandpiper   Tringa ochropus 1 photo
Common Greenshank   Tringa nebularia 2 photos
Wood Sandpiper   Tringa glareola 1 photo
Marsh Sandpiper   Tringa stagnatilis 1 photo
Family Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)
Black-headed Gull   Larus ridibundus 1 photo
Lesser Black-backed Gull   Larus fuscus 1 photo
European Herring Gull   Larus argentatus 1 photo
Common Gull-billed Tern   Gelochelidon nilotica 1 photo
Family Typical Owls (Strigidae)
Spotted Owlet   Athene brama 2 photos
Greyish Eagle-owl   Bubo cinerascens 1 photo
Family Secretarybird (Sagittariidae)
Secretarybird   Sagittarius serpentarius 1 photo
Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae)
Scissor-tailed Kite   Chelictinia riocourii 1 photo
African Harrier-hawk   Polyboroides typus 2 photos
Bearded Vulture   Gypaetus barbatus 2 photos
Rüppell's Vulture   Gyps rueppelli 1 photo
Mountain Hawk-eagle   Nisaetus nipalensis 1 photo
Dark Chanting-goshawk   Melierax metabates 2 photos
Pallid Harrier   Circus macrourus 1 photo
Shikra   Accipiter badius 1 photo
Little Sparrowhawk   Accipiter minullus 1 photo
African Fish-eagle   Haliaeetus vocifer 1 photo
Black Kite   Milvus migrans 1 photo
Family Mousebirds (Coliidae)
Speckled Mousebird   Colius striatus 3 photos
White-headed Mousebird   Colius leucocephalus 1 photo
Red-backed Mousebird   Colius castanotus 1 photo
Family Trogons (Trogonidae)
Malabar Trogon   Harpactes fasciatus 1 photo
Family Hornbills (Bucerotidae)
Northern Ground-hornbill   Bucorvus abyssinicus 2 photos
Hemprich's Hornbill   Lophoceros hemprichii 1 photo
Von der Decken's Hornbill   Tockus deckeni 1 photo
Silvery-cheeked Hornbill   Bycanistes brevis 1 photo
Austen's Brown Hornbill   Anorrhinus austeni 1 photo
Family Woodhoopoes (Phoeniculidae)
Black Scimitarbill   Rhinopomastus aterrimus 1 photo
Family Bee-eaters (Meropidae)
Northern Carmine Bee-eater   Merops nubicus 2 photos
Ethiopian Bee-eater   Merops lafresnayii 4 photos
Family Rollers (Coraciidae)
Abyssinian Roller   Coracias abyssinicus 1 photo
Family Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)
African Pygmy-kingfisher   Ispidina picta 1 photo
Pied Kingfisher   Ceryle rudis 2 photos
Grey-headed Kingfisher   Halcyon leucocephala 1 photo
Striped Kingfisher   Halcyon chelicuti 1 photo
Family African Barbets (Lybiidae)
D'Arnaud's Barbet   Trachyphonus darnaudii 1 photo
Banded Barbet   Lybius undatus 2 photos
Black-billed Barbet   Lybius guifsobalito 2 photos
Family Woodpeckers (Picidae)
Rufous-necked Wryneck   Jynx ruficollis 2 photos
Black-rumped Flameback   Dinopium benghalense 2 photos
Cardinal Woodpecker   Dendropicos fuscescens 1 photo
Grey-headed Woodpecker   Dendropicos spodocephalus 1 photo
Family Falcons, Caracaras (Falconidae)
Lesser Kestrel   Falco naumanni 1 photo
African Hobby   Falco cuvierii 1 photo
Family Parrots (Psittacidae)
Black-winged Lovebird   Agapornis taranta 1 photo
Alexandrine Parakeet   Psittacula eupatria 1 photo
Rose-ringed Parakeet   Psittacula krameri 2 photos
Family Old World Orioles (Oriolidae)
Ethiopian Black-headed Oriole   Oriolus monacha 1 photo
Family Vangas and allies (Vangidae)
White-crested Helmetshrike   Prionops plumatus 2 photos
Family Batises and Wattle-eyes (Platysteiridae)
Western Black-headed Batis   Batis erlangeri 1 video 2 photos
Brown-throated Wattle-eye   Platysteira cyanea 1 photo
Family Bush-shrikes (Malaconotidae)
Black-crowned Tchagra   Tchagra senegalus 1 photo
Orange-breasted Bush-shrike   Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus 1 photo
Slate-coloured Boubou   Laniarius funebris 2 photos
Tropical Boubou   Laniarius aethiopicus 1 photo
Rosy-patched Bush-shrike   Rhodophoneus cruentus 1 photo
Family Drongos (Dicruridae)
Fork-tailed Drongo   Dicrurus adsimilis 1 photo
Black Drongo   Dicrurus macrocercus 1 photo
Family Monarch-flycatchers (Monarchidae)
African Paradise-flycatcher   Terpsiphone viridis 2 photos
Family Shrikes (Laniidae)
Northern White-crowned Shrike   Eurocephalus ruppelli 3 photos
Lesser Grey Shrike   Lanius minor 1 photo
Long-tailed Fiscal   Lanius cabanisi 1 photo
Common Fiscal   Lanius collaris 1 photo
Family Crows and Jays (Corvidae)
Ethiopian Bushcrow   Zavattariornis stresemanni 1 photo
Cape Crow   Corvus capensis 1 photo
Thick-billed Raven   Corvus crassirostris 2 photos
Pied Crow   Corvus albus 1 photo
Fan-tailed Raven   Corvus rhipidurus 2 photos
House Crow   Corvus splendens 1 photo
Family Tits and Chickadees (Paridae)
White-backed Black Tit   Melaniparus leuconotus 1 photo
Family Larks (Alaudidae)
Fischer's Sparrow-lark   Eremopterix leucopareia 1 photo
Rufous-naped Lark   Mirafra africana 1 photo
Red-capped Lark   Calandrella cinerea 1 photo
Oriental Skylark   Alauda gulgula 1 photo
Family Crombecs and allies (Macrosphenidae)
Red-faced Crombec   Sylvietta whytii 3 photos
Family Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Buff-bellied Warbler   Phyllolais pulchella 1 photo
Bleating Camaroptera   Camaroptera brachyura 1 photo
Ethiopian Cisticola   Cisticola lugubris 3 photos
Plain Prinia   Prinia inornata 1 photo
Tawny-flanked Prinia   Prinia subflava 1 photo
Family Swallows and Martins (Hirundinidae)
Streak-throated Swallow   Petrochelidon fluvicola 1 photo
Lesser Striped Swallow   Cecropis abyssinica 1 photo
Wire-tailed Swallow   Hirundo smithii 1 photo
Dusky Crag Martin   Ptyonoprogne concolor 1 photo
African Plain Martin   Riparia paludicola 1 photo
Family Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
Red-vented Bulbul   Pycnonotus cafer 1 photo
Common Bulbul   Pycnonotus barbatus 2 photos
Family Leaf-warblers (Phylloscopidae)
Brown Woodland-warbler   Phylloscopus umbrovirens 1 photo
Family Old World Warblers and Parrotbills (Sylviidae)
Brown Warbler   Sylvia lugens 1 photo
Abyssinian Catbird   Parophasma galinieri 1 photo
Family White-eyes and Yuhinas (Zosteropidae)
Abyssinian White-eye   Zosterops abyssinicus 2 photos
Ethiopian White-eye   Zosterops poliogastrus 1 photo
Family Laughingthrushes and allies (Leiotrichidae)
Striated Babbler   Argya earlei 3 photos
Rufous Chatterer   Argya rubiginosa 1 photo
Jungle Babbler   Turdoides striata 1 photo
Variegated Laughingthrush   Trochalopteron variegatum 1 photo
Bar-throated Minla   Chrysominla strigula 1 photo
Family Starlings (Sturnidae)
Asian Pied Starling   Gracupica contra 1 photo
Brahminy Starling   Sturnia pagodarum 1 photo
Red-winged Starling   Onychognathus morio 1 photo
White-billed Starling   Onychognathus albirostris 2 photos
Shelley's Starling   Lamprotornis shelleyi 1 photo
Rüppell's Starling   Lamprotornis purpuroptera 2 photos
Superb Starling   Lamprotornis superbus 1 photo
Greater Blue-eared Starling   Lamprotornis chalybaeus 1 photo
Family Thrushes (Turdidae)
Ethiopian Thrush   Psophocichla simensis 1 photo
Mistle Thrush   Turdus viscivorus 1 photo
Abyssinian Thrush   Turdus abyssinicus 2 photos
African Thrush   Turdus pelios 1 photo
Family Old World Flycatchers and Chats (Muscicapidae)
Oriental Magpie-robin   Copsychus saularis 1 photo
African Dusky Flycatcher   Muscicapa adusta 2 photos
African Grey Flycatcher   Bradornis microrhynchus 1 photo
Pale Flycatcher   Agricola pallidus 2 photos
Abyssinian Slaty-flycatcher   Melaenornis chocolatinus 2 photos
European Robin   Erithacus rubecula 1 photo
Rüppell's Robin-chat   Cossypha semirufa 1 photo
Bluethroat   Cyanecula svecica 1 photo
Spotted Forktail   Enicurus maculatus 1 photo
Red-throated Flycatcher   Ficedula albicilla 1 photo
Blue-fronted Redstart   Phoenicurus frontalis 1 photo
Common Redstart   Phoenicurus phoenicurus 1 photo
Little Rock-thrush   Monticola rufocinereus 2 photos
White-winged Cliff-chat   Monticola semirufus 1 photo
Grey Bushchat   Saxicola ferreus 1 photo
Moorland Chat   Pinarochroa sordida 2 photos
Rusty-breasted Wheatear   Oenanthe frenata 1 photo
Familiar Chat   Oenanthe familiaris 1 photo
Family Sunbirds (Nectariniidae)
Tacazze Sunbird   Nectarinia tacazze 1 photo
Beautiful Sunbird   Cinnyris pulchellus 1 photo
Variable Sunbird   Cinnyris venustus 2 photos
Family Weavers (Ploceidae)
White-browed Sparrow-weaver   Plocepasser mahali 1 photo
Donaldson-Smith's Sparrow-weaver   Plocepasser donaldsoni 1 photo
Grey-capped Social-weaver   Pseudonigrita arnaudi 1 photo
Northern Red Bishop   Euplectes franciscanus 1 photo
Red-cowled Widowbird   Euplectes laticauda 2 photos
Fan-tailed Widowbird   Euplectes axillaris 1 photo
White-winged Widowbird   Euplectes albonotatus 1 photo
Baglafecht Weaver   Ploceus baglafecht 1 photo
Rüppell's Weaver   Ploceus galbula 3 photos
Vitelline Masked Weaver   Ploceus vitellinus 1 photo
Village Weaver   Ploceus cucullatus 5 photos
Chestnut Weaver   Ploceus rubiginosus 1 photo
Northern Red-headed Weaver   Anaplectes leuconotos 2 photos
Family Waxbills (Estrildidae)
Red-billed Firefinch   Lagonosticta senegala 3 photos
Green-winged Pytilia   Pytilia melba 2 photos
Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu   Uraeginthus bengalus 2 photos
Crimson-rumped Waxbill   Estrilda rhodopyga 1 photo
Yellow-bellied Waxbill   Coccopygia quartinia 1 photo
Cut-throat Finch   Amadina fasciata 1 photo
Bronze Mannikin   Spermestes cucullata 3 photos
African Silverbill   Euodice cantans 1 photo
Family Whydahs and Indigobirds (Viduidae)
Village Indigobird   Vidua chalybeata 1 photo
Family Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)
Swainson's Sparrow   Passer swainsonii 2 photos
Family Pipits and Wagtails (Motacillidae)
Red-throated Pipit   Anthus cervinus 1 photo
African Pipit   Anthus cinnamomeus 1 photo
Abyssinian Longclaw   Macronyx flavicollis 1 photo
Yellow-throated Longclaw   Macronyx croceus 1 photo
Western Yellow Wagtail   Motacilla flava 1 photo
Family Finches (Fringillidae)
Yellow-breasted Greenfinch   Chloris spinoides 1 photo
Abyssinian Citril   Crithagra citrinelloides 2 photos
Reichenow's Seedeater   Crithagra reichenowi 1 photo
Brown-rumped Seedeater   Crithagra tristriata 1 photo
Streaky Seedeater   Crithagra striolata 1 photo
Family Tanagers (Thraupidae)
Cuban Grassquit   Phonipara canora 1 photo

245 species
Species with videos: 1
Species with photographs: 245