Species list by Frans Vandewalle | the Internet Bird Collection

Species list by Frans Vandewalle

This page displays a list of species that have been recorded, either in video, photo or audio by the contributor.
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231 species
Species with photographs: 231

Common nameScientific nameVideosPhotosSounds
Family Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse (Phasianidae)
Double-spurred Francolin   Pternistis bicalcaratus 1 photo
Red-billed Francolin   Pternistis adspersus 1 photo
Natal Francolin   Pternistis natalensis 1 photo
Grey Partridge   Perdix perdix 2 photos
Family Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae)
White-faced Whistling-duck   Dendrocygna viduata 1 photo
Spur-winged Goose   Plectropterus gambensis 1 photo
Southern Pochard   Netta erythrophthalma 1 photo
Cape Shoveler   Spatula smithii 3 photos
Northern Shoveler   Spatula clypeata 1 photo
Yellow-billed Duck   Anas undulata 1 photo
Cape Teal   Anas capensis 1 photo
Family Grebes (Podicipedidae)
Little Grebe   Tachybaptus ruficollis 1 photo
Family Flamingos (Phoenicopteridae)
Greater Flamingo   Phoenicopterus roseus 1 photo
Family Pigeons, Doves (Columbidae)
Mourning Collared-dove   Streptopelia decipiens 1 photo
Laughing Dove   Spilopelia senegalensis 1 photo
Black-billed Wood-dove   Turtur abyssinicus 2 photos
Namaqua Dove   Oena capensis 1 photo
Family Sandgrouse (Pteroclidae)
Namaqua Sandgrouse   Pterocles namaqua 5 photos
Double-banded Sandgrouse   Pterocles bicinctus 1 photo
Family Nightjars (Caprimulgidae)
Long-tailed Nightjar   Caprimulgus climacurus 2 photos
Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae)
Senegal Coucal   Centropus senegalensis 2 photos
Coppery-tailed Coucal   Centropus cupreicaudus 1 photo
Klaas's Cuckoo   Chrysococcyx klaas 1 photo
Diederik Cuckoo   Chrysococcyx caprius 1 photo
Black Cuckoo   Cuculus clamosus 1 photo
Family Finfoots (Heliornithidae)
African Finfoot   Podica senegalensis 1 photo
Family Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae)
Black Crake   Zapornia flavirostra 3 photos
Little Crake   Zapornia parva 1 photo
Purple Swamphen   Porphyrio porphyrio 2 photos
Family Cranes (Gruidae)
Wattled Crane   Bugeranus carunculatus 1 photo
Family Bustards (Otididae)
Kori Bustard   Ardeotis kori 3 photos
Red-crested Bustard   Lophotis ruficrista 2 photos
Northern Black Bustard   Afrotis afraoides 4 photos
Family Turacos (Musophagidae)
Western Plantain-eater   Crinifer piscator 1 photo
Green Turaco   Tauraco persa 2 photos
Violet Turaco   Musophaga violacea 1 photo
Family Penguins (Spheniscidae)
African Penguin   Spheniscus demersus 2 photos
Family Storks (Ciconiidae)
African Openbill   Anastomus lamelligerus 1 photo
African Woollyneck   Ciconia microscelis 2 photos
Family Ibises, Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae)
African Spoonbill   Platalea alba 2 photos
Eurasian Spoonbill   Platalea leucorodia 8 photos
African Sacred Ibis   Threskiornis aethiopicus 1 photo
Family Herons (Ardeidae)
Black-crowned Night-heron   Nycticorax nycticorax 1 photo
Green-backed Heron   Butorides striata 6 photos
Squacco Heron   Ardeola ralloides 5 photos
Cattle Egret   Bubulcus ibis 1 photo
Grey Heron   Ardea cinerea 1 photo
Black-headed Heron   Ardea melanocephala 3 photos
Goliath Heron   Ardea goliath 1 photo
Purple Heron   Ardea purpurea 4 photos
Great White Egret   Ardea alba 2 photos
Intermediate Egret   Ardea intermedia 1 photo
Black Heron   Egretta ardesiaca 8 photos
Little Egret   Egretta garzetta 2 photos
Western Reef-egret   Egretta gularis 7 photos
Family Hamerkop (Scopidae)
Hamerkop   Scopus umbretta 12 photos
Family Pelicans (Pelecanidae)
Pink-backed Pelican   Pelecanus rufescens 4 photos
Family Gannets, Boobies (Sulidae)
Northern Gannet   Morus bassanus 1 photo
Cape Gannet   Morus capensis 4 photos
Family Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)
Crowned Cormorant   Microcarbo coronatus 3 photos
Long-tailed Cormorant   Microcarbo africanus 2 photos
Great Cormorant   Phalacrocorax carbo 1 photo
Cape Cormorant   Phalacrocorax capensis 2 photos
Bank Cormorant   Phalacrocorax neglectus 4 photos
Family Darters (Anhingidae)
African Darter   Anhinga rufa 2 photos
Family Thick-knees (Burhinidae)
Senegal Thick-knee   Burhinus senegalensis 4 photos
Water Thick-knee   Burhinus vermiculatus 1 photo
Spotted Thick-knee   Burhinus capensis 4 photos
Family Egyptian Plover (Pluvianidae)
Egyptian Plover   Pluvianus aegyptius 5 photos
Family Oystercatchers (Haematopodidae)
African Oystercatcher   Haematopus moquini 1 photo
Family Avocets, Stilts (Recurvirostridae)
Pied Avocet   Recurvirostra avosetta 7 photos
Black-winged Stilt   Himantopus himantopus 3 photos
Family Plovers (Charadriidae)
Grey Plover   Pluvialis squatarola 1 photo
Common Ringed Plover   Charadrius hiaticula 2 photos
Little Ringed Plover   Charadrius dubius 1 photo
Kittlitz's Plover   Charadrius pecuarius 2 photos
African Three-banded Plover   Charadrius tricollaris 1 photo
White-fronted Plover   Charadrius marginatus 1 photo
Northern Lapwing   Vanellus vanellus 2 photos
Blacksmith Lapwing   Vanellus armatus 2 photos
Spur-winged Lapwing   Vanellus spinosus 1 photo
Black-headed Lapwing   Vanellus tectus 1 photo
Black-winged Lapwing   Vanellus melanopterus 1 photo
Crowned Lapwing   Vanellus coronatus 2 photos
Wattled Lapwing   Vanellus senegallus 3 photos
Family Painted-snipes (Rostratulidae)
Greater Painted-snipe   Rostratula benghalensis 6 photos
Family Jacanas (Jacanidae)
African Jacana   Actophilornis africanus 4 photos
Family Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)
Whimbrel   Numenius phaeopus 2 photos
Bar-tailed Godwit   Limosa lapponica 1 photo
Black-tailed Godwit   Limosa limosa 7 photos
Ruddy Turnstone   Arenaria interpres 4 photos
Ruff   Calidris pugnax 7 photos
Curlew Sandpiper   Calidris ferruginea 4 photos
Sanderling   Calidris alba 2 photos
Dunlin   Calidris alpina 1 photo
Purple Sandpiper   Calidris maritima 2 photos
Little Stint   Calidris minuta 3 photos
African Snipe   Gallinago nigripennis 1 photo
Common Snipe   Gallinago gallinago 2 photos
Common Sandpiper   Actitis hypoleucos 3 photos
Green Sandpiper   Tringa ochropus 1 photo
Spotted Redshank   Tringa erythropus 3 photos
Common Greenshank   Tringa nebularia 6 photos
Common Redshank   Tringa totanus 3 photos
Wood Sandpiper   Tringa glareola 3 photos
Marsh Sandpiper   Tringa stagnatilis 3 photos
Family Coursers, Pratincoles (Glareolidae)
Double-banded Courser   Smutsornis africanus 2 photos
Collared Pratincole   Glareola pratincola 1 photo
Grey Pratincole   Glareola cinerea 1 photo
Family Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)
African Skimmer   Rynchops flavirostris 1 photo
Hartlaub's Gull   Larus hartlaubii 1 photo
Caspian Tern   Hydroprogne caspia 1 photo
White-winged Tern   Chlidonias leucopterus 2 photos
Common Tern   Sterna hirundo 1 photo
Antarctic Tern   Sterna vittata 1 photo
Sandwich Tern   Thalasseus sandvicensis 2 photos
Royal Tern   Thalasseus maximus 1 photo
Greater Crested Tern   Thalasseus bergii 1 photo
Family Barn-owls (Tytonidae)
Common Barn-owl   Tyto alba 2 photos
Family Typical Owls (Strigidae)
Pearl-spotted Owlet   Glaucidium perlatum 1 photo
African Scops-owl   Otus senegalensis 1 photo
Northern White-faced Owl   Ptilopsis leucotis 2 photos
Southern White-faced Owl   Ptilopsis granti 2 photos
African Wood-owl   Strix woodfordii 2 photos
Greyish Eagle-owl   Bubo cinerascens 1 photo
Verreaux's Eagle-owl   Bubo lacteus 2 photos
Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae)
Black-winged Kite   Elanus caeruleus 1 photo
African Harrier-hawk   Polyboroides typus 2 photos
Palm-nut Vulture   Gypohierax angolensis 3 photos
Bateleur   Terathopius ecaudatus 2 photos
Beaudouin's Snake-eagle   Circaetus beaudouini 1 photo
White-headed Vulture   Trigonoceps occipitalis 1 photo
Hooded Vulture   Necrosyrtes monachus 1 photo
Martial Eagle   Polemaetus bellicosus 5 photos
Tawny Eagle   Aquila rapax 2 photos
Lizard Buzzard   Kaupifalco monogrammicus 1 photo
Pale Chanting-goshawk   Melierax canorus 1 photo
Gabar Goshawk   Micronisus gabar 2 photos
Shikra   Accipiter badius 2 photos
African Fish-eagle   Haliaeetus vocifer 2 photos
Jackal Buzzard   Buteo rufofuscus 1 photo
Family Hornbills (Bucerotidae)
African Grey Hornbill   Lophoceros nasutus 4 photos
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill   Tockus leucomelas 1 photo
Family Bee-eaters (Meropidae)
Red-throated Bee-eater   Merops bulocki 3 photos
Northern Carmine Bee-eater   Merops nubicus 2 photos
Southern Carmine Bee-eater   Merops nubicoides 1 photo
African Green Bee-eater   Merops viridissimus 1 photo
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater   Merops persicus 1 photo
European Bee-eater   Merops apiaster 2 photos
Swallow-tailed Bee-eater   Merops hirundineus 1 photo
Little Bee-eater   Merops pusillus 4 photos
Family Rollers (Coraciidae)
Purple Roller   Coracias naevius 1 photo
Lilac-breasted Roller   Coracias caudatus 4 photos
Abyssinian Roller   Coracias abyssinicus 2 photos
Blue-bellied Roller   Coracias cyanogaster 1 photo
Broad-billed Roller   Eurystomus glaucurus 2 photos
Family Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)
Malachite Kingfisher   Corythornis cristatus 4 photos
Giant Kingfisher   Megaceryle maxima 3 photos
Pied Kingfisher   Ceryle rudis 4 photos
Grey-headed Kingfisher   Halcyon leucocephala 2 photos
Striped Kingfisher   Halcyon chelicuti 1 photo
Blue-breasted Kingfisher   Halcyon malimbica 2 photos
Woodland Kingfisher   Halcyon senegalensis 1 photo
Family African Barbets (Lybiidae)
Crested Barbet   Trachyphonus vaillantii 2 photos
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird   Pogoniulus chrysoconus 1 photo
Bearded Barbet   Pogonornis dubius 1 photo
Family Honeyguides (Indicatoridae)
Lesser Honeyguide   Indicator minor 1 photo
Spotted Honeyguide   Indicator maculatus 1 photo
Greater Honeyguide   Indicator indicator 2 photos
Family Woodpeckers (Picidae)
Golden-tailed Woodpecker   Campethera abingoni 1 photo
Cardinal Woodpecker   Dendropicos fuscescens 1 photo
Grey Woodpecker   Dendropicos goertae 1 photo
Family Falcons, Caracaras (Falconidae)
African Pygmy-falcon   Polihierax semitorquatus 2 photos
Common Kestrel   Falco tinnunculus 1 photo
Grey Kestrel   Falco ardosiaceus 1 photo
Dickinson's Kestrel   Falco dickinsoni 1 photo
Lanner Falcon   Falco biarmicus 1 photo
Family Batises and Wattle-eyes (Platysteiridae)
Ground Batis   Lanioturdus torquatus 1 photo
Family Bush-shrikes (Malaconotidae)
Black-crowned Tchagra   Tchagra senegalus 1 photo
Swamp Boubou   Laniarius bicolor 2 photos
Family Drongos (Dicruridae)
Fork-tailed Drongo   Dicrurus adsimilis 2 photos
Family Monarch-flycatchers (Monarchidae)
African Paradise-flycatcher   Terpsiphone viridis 1 photo
Family Shrikes (Laniidae)
Yellow-billed Shrike   Corvinella corvina 1 photo
Family Crows and Jays (Corvidae)
Piapiac   Ptilostomus afer 1 photo
Family Larks (Alaudidae)
Spike-heeled Lark   Chersomanes albofasciata 1 photo
Karoo Long-billed Lark   Certhilauda subcoronata 1 photo
Sabota Lark   Calendulauda sabota 1 photo
Red-capped Lark   Calandrella cinerea 1 photo
Family Bearded Reedling (Panuridae)
Bearded Reedling   Panurus biarmicus 1 photo
Family Crombecs and allies (Macrosphenidae)
Green Crombec   Sylvietta virens 1 photo
Family Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Senegal Eremomela   Eremomela pusilla 1 photo
Yellow-breasted Apalis   Apalis flavida 1 photo
Bleating Camaroptera   Camaroptera brachyura 1 photo
Oriole Warbler   Hypergerus atriceps 1 photo
Zitting Cisticola   Cisticola juncidis 1 photo
Family Reed-warblers (Acrocephalidae)
Common Reed-warbler   Acrocephalus scirpaceus 1 photo
Family Swallows and Martins (Hirundinidae)
Greater Striped Swallow   Cecropis cucullata 1 photo
Wire-tailed Swallow   Hirundo smithii 4 photos
Barn Swallow   Hirundo rustica 3 photos
Family Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
Yellow-bellied Greenbul   Chlorocichla flaviventris 1 photo
Black-fronted Bulbul   Pycnonotus nigricans 1 photo
Family Old World Warblers and Parrotbills (Sylviidae)
Subalpine Warbler   Sylvia cantillans 1 photo
Family Laughingthrushes and allies (Leiotrichidae)
Blackcap Babbler   Turdoides reinwardtii 3 photos
Brown Babbler   Turdoides plebejus 1 photo
Family Starlings (Sturnidae)
Long-tailed Glossy Starling   Lamprotornis caudatus 2 photos
Meves's Long-tailed Starling   Lamprotornis mevesii 1 photo
Chestnut-bellied Starling   Lamprotornis pulcher 1 photo
Sharp-tailed Starling   Lamprotornis acuticaudus 1 photo
Lesser Blue-eared Starling   Lamprotornis chloropterus 2 photos
Family Thrushes (Turdidae)
Groundscraper Thrush   Psophocichla litsitsirupa 1 photo
African Thrush   Turdus pelios 1 photo
Family Old World Flycatchers and Chats (Muscicapidae)
Swamp Flycatcher   Muscicapa aquatica 1 photo
Mariqua Flycatcher   Bradornis mariquensis 1 photo
Northern Black-flycatcher   Melaenornis edolioides 1 photo
White-crowned Robin-chat   Cossypha albicapillus 1 photo
Northern Wheatear   Oenanthe oenanthe 1 photo
Family Sunbirds (Nectariniidae)
Malachite Sunbird   Nectarinia famosa 1 photo
Beautiful Sunbird   Cinnyris pulchellus 3 photos
Family Weavers (Ploceidae)
White-billed Buffalo-weaver   Bubalornis albirostris 1 photo
Sociable Weaver   Philetairus socius 2 photos
Thick-billed Weaver   Amblyospiza albifrons 1 photo
Northern Red Bishop   Euplectes franciscanus 1 photo
Southern Brown-throated Weaver   Ploceus xanthopterus 1 photo
Family Waxbills (Estrildidae)
Blue-breasted Cordon-bleu   Uraeginthus angolensis 1 photo
Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu   Uraeginthus bengalus 1 photo
Lavender Waxbill   Estrilda coerulescens 1 photo
Cut-throat Finch   Amadina fasciata 1 photo
Bronze Mannikin   Spermestes cucullata 1 photo
Family Whydahs and Indigobirds (Viduidae)
Village Indigobird   Vidua chalybeata 1 photo
Family Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)
Northern Grey-headed Sparrow   Passer griseus 1 photo
Family Pipits and Wagtails (Motacillidae)
Meadow Pipit   Anthus pratensis 2 photos

231 species
Species with photographs: 231