Birds expected on/near Kyffhäuser (according to Namibian Biodiversity Database)
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The following bird species are expected on quarter degree square 2416AD, and the 8 neighbouring quarter degree squares (i.e. 2416AA, 2416AB, 2416BA, 2416AC, 2416BC, 2416CA, 2416CB and 2416DA) according to the Namibian Biodiversity Database and Biodiversity Explorer website. Click here to see a map of the relevant quarter degree squares and the location of Kyffhäuser.
The last column indicates whether or not this bird has been spotted on Kyffhäuser and surrounds.

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# Roberts # Scientific name (Synonym) Afrikaans common name English common name (Old common name) Found
88 375 Cuculus gularis Afrikaanse koekoek African cuckoo
53 200 Coturnix coturnix Afrikaanse kwartel Common quail Yes
100 405 Caprimulgus pectoralis Afrikaanse naguil Fiery-necked nightjar Yes
142 533 Riparia paludicola Afrikaanse oewerswael Brown-throated martin
147 552 Parus cinerascens Akasiagrysmees Ashy tit
216 806 Sporopipes squamifrons Baardmannetjie Scalyfeathered finch Yes
124 487 Dendropicos namaquus (Thripias namaquus) Baardspeg Bearded woodpecker
229 870 Crithagra atrogularis (Serinus atrogularis) Bergkanarie Black-throated canary Yes
153 586 Oenanthe monticola Bergwagter Mountain wheatear (Mountain chat) Yes
43 162 Melierax canorus Bleeksingvalk Southern pale chanting goshawk (Pale chanting goshawk) Yes
203 770 Onychognathus nabouroup Bleekvlerkspreeu Palewinged starling Yes
75 299 Cursorius rufus Bloukopdrawwertjie Burchell's courser
5 62 Ardea cinerea Bloureier Grey heron
29 127 Elanus caeruleus Blouvalk Blackshouldered kite
198 746 Telophorus zeylonus Bokmakierie Bokmakierie Yes
72 294 Recurvirostra avosetta Bontelsie Pied avocet (Avocet)
120 465 Tricholaema leucomelas Bonthoutkapper Acacia pied barbet (Pied barbet) Yes
65 258 Vanellus armatus Bontkiewiet Blacksmith lapwing (Blacksmith plover)
186 711 Motacilla aguimp Bontkwikkie African pied wagtail Yes
91 382 Clamator jacobinus Bontnuwejaarsvoël Jacobin cuckoo
196 741 Nilaus afer Bontroklaksman Brubru
191 722 Anthus trivialis Boomkoester Tree pipit
82 349 Columba guinea Bosduif, Kransduif Speckled pigeon (Rock pigeon) Yes
67 266 Tringa glareola Bosruiter Wood sandpiper
125 493 Mirafra passerina Bosveldlewerik Monotonous lark
169 651 Sylvietta rufescens Bosveldstompstert Longbilled crombec
163 621 Parisoma subcaeruleum Bosveldtjeriktik Chestnut-vented tit-babbler (Titbabbler)
34 140 Polemaetus bellicosus Breëkoparend Martial eagle
24 113 Netta erythrophthalma Bruineend Southern pochard
38 149 Buteo vulpinus (Buteo buteo) Bruinjakkalsvoël Steppe buzzard
35 142 Circaetus cinereus Bruinslangarend Brown snake eagle Yes
217 812 Ploceus rubiginosus Bruinwewer Chestnut weaver Yes
209 798 Bubalornis niger Buffelwewer Red-billed buffalo-weaver (Redbilled buffalo weaver)
93 386 Chrysococcyx caprius Diederikkie Diderick cuckoo (Diederik cuckoo)
102 408 Caprimulgus tristigma Donkernaguil Freckled nightjar
63 249 Charadrius tricollaris Driebandstrandkiewiet Threebanded plover Yes
77 301 Rhinoptilus africanus (Smutsornis africanus) Dubbelband drawwertjie Double-banded courser Yes
80 347 Pterocles bicinctus Dubbelbandsandpatrys Doublebanded sandgrouse Yes
32 136 Aquila pennatus (Hieraaetus pennatus) Dwergarend Booted eagle Yes
49 186 Polihierax semitorquatus Dwergvalk Pygmy falcon
46 172 Falco biarmicus Edelvalk Lanner falcon Yes
110 438 Merops apiaster Europese byvreter European bee-eater
141 532 Riparia riparia Europese oewerswael Sand martin
135 518 Hirundo rustica Europese swael Barn swallow (European swallow)
112 446 Coracias garrulus Europese troupant European roller
167 634 Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Europese vleisanger Sedge warbler (European sedge warbler)
181 689 Muscicapa striata Europese vlieëvanger Spotted flycatcher
144 543 Oriolus oriolus Europese wielewaal Eurasian golden oriole (European golden oriole)
103 411 Apus apus Europese windswael Common swift (European swift)
138 528 Hirundo spilodera Familieswael South African cliff swallow
193 732 Lanius collaris Fiskaallaksman Fiscal shrike Yes
174 658 Calamonastes fasciolatus Gebande sanger Barred wren-warbler (Barred warbler)
41 159 Accipiter badius Gebande sperwer Shikra (Little banded goshawk)
42 161 Melierax gabar (Micronisus gabar) Gebande sperwer, Witkruissperwer, Kleinsingvalk Gabar goshawk
118 459 Tockus leucomelas Geelbekneushoringvoël Southern yellowbilled hornbill
8 68 Egretta intermedia Geelbekwitreier Yellowbilled egret
28 126 Milvus migrans Geelbekwou Black kite
231 878 Crithagra flaviventris (Serinus flaviventris) Geelkanarie Yellow canary Yes
188 714 Motacilla flava Geelkwikkie Yellow wagtail
170 653 Eremomela icteropygialis Geelpensbossanger Yellowbellied eremomela
90 380 Clamator glandarius Gevlekte koekoek Great spotted cuckoo
151 580 Psophocichla litsitsirupa (Turdus litsitsirupa) Gevlekte lyster Groundscraper thrush
99 401 Bubo africanus Gevlekte ooruil Spotted eagle-owl (Spotted eagle owl) Yes
79 345 Pterocles burchelli Gevlekte sandpatrys Burchell's sandgrouse Yes
74 297 Burhinus capensis Gewone dikkop Spotted thick-knee (Spotted dikkop) Yes
189 716 Anthus cinnamomeus Gewone koester African pipit (Richard's pipit, Grassveld pipit)
187 713 Motacilla capensis Gewone kwikkie Cape wagtail Yes
221 834 Pytilia melba Gewone melba Green-winged pytilia (Melba finch) Yes
214 803 Passer melanurus Gewone mossie Cape sparrow Yes
228 862 Vidua paradisaea Gewone paradysvink Long-tailed paradise-whydah (Paradise whydah)
66 264 Actitis hypoleucos Gewone ruiter Common sandpiper
155 589 Cercomela familiaris Gewone spekvreter Familiar chat Yes
54 203 Numida meleagris Gewone tarentaal Helmeted guineafowl Yes
83 354 Streptopelia capicola Gewone tortelduif Cape turtle dove Yes
56 230 Ardeotis kori Gompou Kori bustard Yes
122 483 Campethera abingoni Goudstertspeg Goldentailed woodpecker
171 654 Eremomela gregalis Groenbossanger Karoo eremomela Yes
172 657 Camaroptera brachyura Groenrugkwêkwêvoël Green-backed camaroptera (Grey-backed bleating warbler)
17 96 Phoenicopterus ruber Grootflamink Greater flamingo
33 137 Aquila spilogaster (Hieraaetus spilogaster) Grootjagarend African hawk-eagle Yes
61 240 Actophilornis africanus Grootlangtoon African jacana
213 802 Passer motitensis Grootmossie Great sparrow Yes
48 182 Falco rupicoloides Grootrooivalk Greater kestrel
137 526 Hirundo cucullata Grootstreepswael Greater striped swallow Yes
13 84 Ciconia nigra Grootswartooievaar Black stork Yes
114 449 Coracias naevius (Coracias naevia) Groottroupant Purple roller
183 697 Bradornis infuscatus (Melaenornis infuscatus) Grootvlieëvanger Chat flycatcher
148 557 Anthoscopus minutus Gryskapokvoël Cape penduline-tit (Cape penduline tit)
215 804 Passer diffusus Gryskopmossie Southern grey-headed sparrow (Greyheaded sparrow)
192 731 Lanius minor Gryslaksman Lesser grey shrike Yes
117 457 Tockus nasutus Grysneushoringvoël African grey hornbill (Grey hornbill)
173 657 Camaroptera brevicaudata Grysrugkwêkwêvoël Grey-backed bleating warbler
134 516 Eremopterix verticalis Grysruglewerik Grey-backed sparrowlark (Greybacked finchlark)
178 669 Cisticola subruficapilla Grysrugtinktinkie Greybacked cisticola
164 622 Parisoma layardi Grystjeriktik Layard's titbabbler
11 81 Scopus umbretta Hamerkop Hamerkop Yes
161 618 Namibornis herero Hererospekvreter Herero chat
115 451 Upupa africana (Upupa epops) Hoephoep African hoopoe (Hoopoe)
154 587 Oenanthe pileata Hoëveldskaapwagter Capped wheatear Yes
168 643 Phylloscopus trochilus Hofsanger Willow warbler
212 801 Passer domesticus Huismossie House sparrow Yes
140 530 Delichon urbicum (Delichon urbica) Huisswael Common house-martin
208 796 Zosterops virens (Zosterops pallidus) Kaapse glasogie Cape white-eye
126 495 Mirafra apiata Kaapse klappertjie Cape clapper lark (Clapper lark)
98 400 Bubo capensis Kaapse ooruil Cape eagle-owl (Cape eagle owl)
50 193 Scleroptila levaillantoides (Francolinus levaillantoides) Kalaharipatrys Orange River francolin
160 615 Cercotrichas paena (Erythropygia paena) Kalahariwipstert Kalahari scrub-robin
175 660 Euryptila subcinnamomea Kaneelborssanger Cinnamonbreasted warbler
123 486 Dendropicos fuscescens Kardinaalspeg Cardinal woodpecker Yes
130 502 Calendulauda albescens (Mirafra albescens) Karoolewerik Karoo lark
157 592 Cercomela schlegelii Karoospekvreter Karoo chat
78 344 Pterocles namaqua Kelkiewyn Namaqua sandgrouse Yes
71 284 Philomachus pugnax Kemphaan Ruff
2 8 Tachybaptus ruficollis Kleindobbertjie Little grebe (Dabchick) Yes
202 764 Lamprotornis nitens Kleinglansspreeu Cape glossy starling (Glossy starling) Yes
121 476 Indicator minor Kleinheuningwyser Lesser honeyguide Yes
55 215 Porzana pusilla Kleinriethaan Baillon's crake
10 78 Ixobrychus minutus Kleinrietreier, Woudapie Little bittern
166 631 Acrocephalus baeticatus Kleinrietsanger African reed-warbler (African marsh warbler)
14 85 Ciconia abdimii Kleinswartooievaar Abdim's stork
106 417 Apus affinis Kleinwindswael Little swift
7 67 Egretta garzetta Kleinwitreier Little egret
52 197 Pternistis hartlaubi (Francolinus hartlaubi) Klipfisant Hartlaub's spurfowl (Hartlaub's francolin)
235 886 Emberiza tahapisi Klipstreepkoppie Cinnamon-breasted bunting (Rock bunting)
19 102 Alopochen aegyptiaca (Alopochen aegyptiacus) Kolgans Egyptian goose Yes
222 845 Granatina granatina (Uraeginthus granatinus) Koningblousysie Violet-eared waxbill Yes
226 860 Vidua macroura Koningrooibekkie Pintailed whydah
20 103 Tadorna cana Kopereend South African shelduck Yes
210 799 Plocepasser mahali Koringvoël Whitebrowed sparrowweaver Yes
199 752 Lanioturdus torquatus Kortstertlaksman Catshrike (Whitetailed shrike) Yes
152 583 Monticola brevipes Korttoonkliplyster Shorttoed rock thrush Yes
139 529 Hirundo fuligula Kransswael Rock martin Yes
47 181 Falco rupicolus (Falco tinnunculus) Kransvalk Rock kestrel Yes
69 272 Calidris ferruginea Krombekstrandloper Curlew sandpiper
64 255 Vanellus coronatus Kroonkiewiet Crowned lapwing (Crowned plover) Yes
87 373 Corythaixoides concolor Kwêvoël Grey go-away-bird (Grey lourie) Yes
70 274 Calidris minuta Langtoonstrandloper Little stint
200 760 Creatophora cinerea Lelspreeu Wattled starling
16 95 Platalea alba Lepelaar African spoonbill Yes
57 232 Neotis ludwigii Ludwigse pou Ludwig's bustard Yes
204 779 Cinnyris mariquensis (Nectarinia mariquensis) Maricosuikerbekkie Marico sunbird Yes
182 695 Bradornis mariquensis (Melaenornis mariquensis) Maricovlieëvanger Marico flycatcher Yes
92 385 Chrysococcyx klaas Meitjie Klaas's cuckoo Yes
143 541 Dicrurus adsimilis Mikstertbyevanger Forktailed drongo Yes
68 269 Tringa stagnatilis Moerasruiter Marsh sandpiper
119 462 Tockus monteiri Monteirose neushoringvoël Monteiro's hornbill
104 413 Apus bradfieldi Muiskleurwindswael Bradfield's swift
85 356 Oena capensis Namakwaduifie Namaqua dove Yes
206 788 Cinnyris fuscus (Nectarinia fusca) Namakwasuikerbekkie Dusky sunbird Yes
133 514 Ammomanopsis grayi (Ammomanes grayi) Namiblewerik Gray's lark
190 717 Anthus similis Nicholsonse koester Longbilled pipit
94 392 Tyto alba Nonnetjie-uil Barn owl
150 577 Turdus olivaceus Olyflyster Olive thrush
185 710 Terpsiphone viridis Paradysvlieëvanger African paradise-flycatcher (Paradise flycatcher)
184 703 Batis pririt Priritbosbontrokkie Pririt batis Yes
227 861 Vidua regia Pylstertrooibekkie Shafttailed whydah
4 58 Phalacrocorax africanus Rietduiker Reed cormorant
62 245 Charadrius hiaticula Ringnekstrandkiewiet Common ringed plover (Ringed plover)
31 132 Aquila rapax Roofarend Tawny eagle
23 108 Anas erythrorhyncha Rooibekeend Redbilled teal
51 194 Pternistis adspersus (Francolinus adspersus) Rooibekfisant Red-billed spurfowl (Red-billed francolin)
219 821 Quelea quelea Rooibekkwelea Redbilled quelea
223 846 Estrilda astrild Rooibeksysie Common waxbill
84 355 Streptopelia senegalensis Rooiborsduifie Laughing dove Yes
39 152 Buteo rufofuscus Rooiborsjakkalsvoël Jackal buzzard Yes
195 739 Laniarius atrococcineus Rooiborslaksman Crimsonbreasted shrike Yes
207 791 Chalcomitra senegalensis (Nectarinia senegalensis) Rooiborssuikerbekkie Scarlet-chested sunbird Yes
225 856 Amadina erythrocephala Rooikopvink Redheaded finch Yes
149 567 Pycnonotus nigricans Rooioogtiptol African red-eyed bulbul (Redeyed bulbul) Yes
180 688 Malcorus pectoralis Rooioorlangstertjie Rufouseared warbler
73 295 Himantopus himantopus Rooipootelsie Blackwinged stilt
194 733 Lanius collurio Rooiruglaksman Redbacked shrike
233 884 Emberiza flaviventris Rooirugstreepkoppie Golden-breasted bunting
220 824 Euplectes orix Rooivink Red bishop Yes
234 885 Emberiza capensis Rooivlerkstreepkoppie Cape bunting Yes
197 743 Tchagra australis Rooivlerktjagra, Driestreeptjagra Brown-crowned tchagra (Threestreaked tchagra)
109 426 Urocolius indicus Rooiwangmuisvoël Redfaced mousebird Yes
101 406 Caprimulgus rufigena Rooiwangnaguil Rufouscheeked nightjar
176 662 Achaetops pycnopygius Rotsvoël Rockrunner
128 498 Calendulauda sabota (Mirafra sabota) Sabotalewerik Sabota lark Yes
25 118 Sagittarius serpentarius Sekretarisvoël Secretarybird
15 91 Threskiornis aethiopicus Skoorsteenveër African sacred ibis (Sacred ibis)
95 396 Otus senegalensis Skopsuil African scops-owl (Scops owl)
159 614 Cercotrichas coryphoeus (Erythropygia coryphaeus) Slangverklikker Karoo scrub-robin Yes
165 625 Hippolais icterina Spotsanger Icterine warbler
86 367 Agapornis roseicollis Suidwesparakiet, Rooiwangparakiet Rosyfaced lovebird Yes
111 445 Merops hirundineus Swaelstertbyvreter Swallowtailed bee-eater Yes
27 124 Aegypius tracheliotus (Torgos tracheliotus) Swartaasvoël Lappetfaced vulture Yes
179 685 Prinia flavicans Swartbandlangstertjie Blackchested prinia
116 454 Rhinopomastus cyanomelas Swartbekkakelaar Common scimitarbill (Scimitarbilled woodhoopoe) Yes
36 143 Circaetus pectoralis Swartborsslangarend Blackbreasted snake eagle Yes
21 105 Anas sparsa Swarteend African black duck
218 814 Ploceus velatus Swartkeelgeelvink Southern masked weaver (Masked weaver) Yes
89 378 Cuculus clamosus Swartkoekoek Black cuckoo
230 876 Serinus alario Swartkopkanarie Blackheaded canary Yes
6 63 Ardea melanocephala Swartkopreier Blackheaded heron
145 547 Corvus capensis Swartkraai Cape crow (Black crow)
158 595 Myrmecocichla formicivora Swartpiek Anteating chat Yes
224 847 Estrilda erythronotos Swartwangsysie Black-faced waxbill (Blackcheeked waxbill)
45 171 Falco peregrinus Swerfvalk Peregrine falcon
22 106 Anas capensis Teeleend Cape teal
76 300 Cursorius temminckii Trekdrawwertjie Temminck's courser
113 447 Coracias caudatus (Coracias caudata) Troupant, Gewone troupant Lilac-breasted roller Yes
81 348 Columba livia Tuinduif Rock dove (Feral pigeon)
162 619 Sylvia borin Tuinsanger Garden warbler
127 497 Calendulauda africanoides (Mirafra africanoides) Vaalbruinlewerik Fawn-coloured lark
58 235 Eupodotis vigorsii Vaalkorhaan Karoo korhaan Yes
236 887 Emberiza impetuani Vaalstreepkoppie Larklike bunting Yes
9 71 Bubulcus ibis Veereier, Bosluisvoël Cattle egret Yes
211 800 Philetairus socius Versamelvoël Sociable weaver Yes
37 148 Haliaeetus vocifer Visarend African fish eagle
131 506 Chersomanes albofasciata Vlaktelewerik Spikeheeled lark
1 1 Struthio camelus Volstruis Common ostrich (Ostrich) Yes
129 500 Certhilauda curvirostris (Mirafra curvirostris) Weskuslangbeklewerik, Langbeklewerik Cape long-billed lark (Longbilled lark)
3 55 Phalacrocorax lucidus (Phalacrocorax carbo) Witborsduiker Whitebreasted cormorant
40 153 Buteo augur Witborsjakkalsvoël Augur buzzard Yes
146 548 Corvus albus Witborskraai Pied crow
201 761 Cinnyricinclus leucogaster Witborsspreeu Violet-backed starling (Plumcoloured starling) Yes
232 879 Crithagra albogularis (Serinus albogularis) Witkeelkanarie White-throated canary Yes
136 520 Hirundo albigularis Witkeelswael Whitethroated swallow
97 398 Glaucidium perlatum Witkoluil Pearl-spotted owlet (Pearlspotted owl) Yes
30 131 Aquila verreauxii Witkruisarend Verreauxs' eagle (Black eagle) Yes
108 425 Colius colius Witkruismuisvoël Whitebacked mousebird Yes
44 168 Circus maurus Witkruisvleivalk, Witkruispaddavreter Black harrier
105 415 Apus caffer Witkruiswindswael Whiterumped swift
12 83 Ciconia ciconia Witooievaar White stork
205 787 Cinnyris talatala (Nectarinia talatala) Witpenssuikerbekkie White-bellied sunbird
107 418 Tachymarptis melba (Apus melba) Witpenswindswael Alpine swift
26 123 Gyps africanus Witrugaasvoël Whitebacked vulture
18 101 Thalassornis leuconotus Witrugeend Whitebacked duck
60 239.1 Eupodotis afraoides (Afrotis afraoides) Witvlerkkorhaan Northern black korhaan (Whitequilled korhaan) Yes
96 397 Ptilopsis granti (Otus leucotis) Witwanguil Southern white-faced scops-owl (White-faced owl)
177 665 Cisticola aridulus (Cisticola aridula) Woestynklopkloppie Desert cisticola
59 236 Eupodotis rueppellii Woestynkorhaan, Damarakorhaan Rüppell's korhaan Yes
132 511 Spizocorys starki Woestynlewerik Stark's lark Yes
156 590 Cercomela tractrac Woestynspekvreter Tractrac chat


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