CUCKOOLAND BIRD LIST 2018

CATEGORY       SPECIES                      CATEGORY   SPECIES ST

Waterbirds 1

Grey Heron

5

Black-headed Heron

3

Hammerkop

3

Hadada Ibis

2

African Black Duck

4

Raptors

Black Kite

5

Osprey

5

Black-chested Snake Eagle

4

Western Banded Snake Eagle

5

Lizard Buzzard

4

African Goshawk

4

Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk

?

Little Sparowhawk

?

Great Sparrowhawk

4

African Harrier Hawk             2             

European Honey Buzzard

5

Augur Buzzard

2

Mountain Buzzard

3

Common Buzzard

3

Ayres Hawk-Eagle

5

Cassin's Hawk-Eagle

4

Long-Crested Eagle

2

African Crowned Eagle

3

Lanner Falcon   

African Hobby                 4                  

Common  Kestrel

4

Waterbirds II

Grey Crowned Crane

3

Red-necked Spurfowl            4

Green Sandpiper

5

Pigeons

African Green Pigeon

4

Afep Pigeon

5

Olive Pigeon

4

White-naped pigeon

5

Blue-spotted Wood-Dove

3

Tambourine Dove

2

Ring-necked Dove

4

Red-eyed Dove

2

Grey Parrot

2

Turacos

Great Blue Turaco

2

Ross's Turaco

4

Black-billed Turaco

3

Cuckoos

Levaillant's Cuckoo

2

Black and White Cuckoo

5

African Cuckoo

4

Common Cuckoo

5

Red-chested Cuckoo

3

Black Cuckoo

2

Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo

3

Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo

4

Diederik Cuckoo

2

Madagascar Lesser Cuckoo 5      

Klaas's Cuckoo

3

African Emerald Cuckoo

3

Yellowbill

3

 

Blue-headed Coucal              4

White-browed Coucal            4

 

Pennant-Winged Nightjar     4

Swifts

White-rumped Swift

3

African Black Swift

3

Scarce Swift

4

Speckled Mousebird

1

Bar-tailed Trogon

4

African Pygmy Kingfisher

4

Bee-eaters

Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater

1

Black Bee-eater

3

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater     4

European Bee-eater

2

Rollers

Broad-billed Roller

4

Blue-throated Roller

5

White-headed Wood-hoopoe

5

Hornbills

Crowned Hornbill

2

Black and white casqued Hornbill

2

Tinkerbirds

Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird

1

Speckled Tinkerbird

2

Barbets

Grey-throated Barbet

1

Hairy-breasted Barbet

3

Yellow-spotted Barbet

3

Double-toothed Barbet

5

Honeyguides

Greater Honeyguide

3

Scaly-throated Honeyguide

4

Lesser Honeyguide

3

Willcock's Honeyguide

3

Cassin's Honeybird

4

Woodpeckers

Tullberg's Woodpecker

3

Buff-spotted Woodpecker

4

Cardinal Woodpecker

2

Yellow-crested Woodpecker

5

Elliot's Woodpecker

3

Speckle-breasted Woodpecker

?

Grey Woodpecker

5

African Broadbill

4

Martins

Rock Martin

4

Plain Martin

3

Sand Martin

3

Banded Martin

3

Common House Martin

3

Swallows

Red-rumped Swallow

2

Lesser-striped Swallow

3

Barn Swallow

3

Angola Swallow

1

Black Saw-wing                    1

White-headed Saw-wing

5

Wagtails

African Pied Wagtail

1

Mountain Wagtail

4

Cape Wagtail

1

       
          Yellow-throated Longclaw  5             

 Grassland Pipit                    2

 

Cuckoo ShrikesBlack Cuckoo Shrike

3

 

Petit's Cuckoo Shrike

2

 

Grey Cuckoo Shrike

3

 

Greenbuls

Common Bulbul

1

 

Yellow-whiskered Greenbul

1

 

Little Greenbul

1

 

Mountain Greenbul

2

 

Slender-billed Greenbul

1

 

Shelley's Greenbul

4

 

Yellow-streaked Greenbul

3

 

Cabani's Greenbul

4

 

Little Grey Greenbul

2

 

Toro Olive Greenbul

?

 

Cameroon Sombre Greenbul

4

 

Red-tailed Bristlebill

4

 

Red-tailed Greenbul

3

 

White-throated Greenbul

2

 

Yellow-throated Greenbul

3

 

Honeyguide Greenbul

2

 

Robins etc

White-starred Robin

5

 

Equatorial Akalat                3

Brown-chested Alethe

5

 

Red-throated Alethe

A3

 

White-browed Robin-chat

2

 

Snowy-headed Robin-Chat

3

 

Red-capped Robin-Chat

3

 

White-bellied Robin-Chat

3

 

Olive Thrush

3

 

African Thrush

3

 

Kivu Ground-Thrush           A5

White-Tailed Ant-thrush

3

 

Common Stonechat

3

 

Brown-backed Scrub-Robin

2

 

Warblers

Mountain Yellow Warbler

5

 

Olivaceous Warbler

3

 

Garden Warbler

4

 

Blackcap

3

 

Willow warbler

3

 

 Wood warbler      4

Brown Woodland Warbler

4

 

Red-faced Woodland Warbler

Short-tailed Warbler

A5

 

White-browed Crombec

3

 

Black-faced Rufous Warbler

3

 

Chubb's Cisticola

1

 

Whistling Cisticola         5

White-chinned Prinia

1

 

Grey-capped Warbler

2

 

Grey-backed Cameroptera

2

 

Olive-green Cameroptera

4

 

Apalis

Grey Apalis

1

 

Buff-throated Apalis

4

 

Collared Apaliis

A4

 

Black-throated Apalis

2

 

Mountain-masked Apalis

A2

 

Flycatchers

White-eyed Slaty Flycatcher

1

Yellow-eyed Black Flycatcher

A4

Semi-collared Flycatcher

5

Ashy Flycatcher

4

Spotted Flycatcher

4

African Dusky Flycatcher    1

Grey-throated Flycatcher

5

Cassin's grey Flycatcher

4

Dusky-blue Flycatcher

4

Chin-spot Batis

1

Ruwenzori Batis

A4

African Shrike-Flycatcher

2

Black and white Shrike-Flycatcher

3

Brown-throated Wattle-eye  1

Chestnut Wattle-eye

5

African Paradise Flycatcher

1

White-Tailed Crested Flycatcher                5

White-bellied crested Flycatcher

3

Dusky Crested Flycatcher

4

White-tailed Blue Flycatcher

2

Illadopses

Scaly-breasted Illadopsis

4

Mountain Illadopsis

4

African Hill-Babbler

4

Arrow-marked Babbler

1

Dusky Tit

5

White-winged Tit               3

White-shouldered Tit

4

Yellow White-eye

1

Sunbirds

Tiny Sunbird

2

Bronze Sunbird

1

Purple-breasted Sunbird

A4

Green-headed Sunbird

1

Blue-throated Brown Sunbird

2

Blue-headed Sunbird

A3

Northern Double-collared Sunbird

1

Olive-bellied Sunbird

3

Regal Sunbird

A?

Green-throated Sunbird

4

Green Sunbird

2

Olive Sunbird

2

Grey-headed Sunbird

4

Superb Sunbird

5

Purple-banded Sunbird

4

Scarlet-chested Sunbird

1

Variable Sunbird

3

Collared Sunbird

2

Shrikes

Common Fiscal

3

Mackinnon's Fiscal

1

Red-backed Shrike

?

Tropical Boubou

2

Ludher's Bush-shrike

1

Mountain Black Boubou

4

Northern Puffback

Western green Tinkerbird

5

       

Pink-footed Puffback

2

Brown-crowned Tchagra

1

Doherty's Bush-shrike

4

Many-Coloured Bush-Shrike 5

Bocage's Bush-shrike

2

Velvet-mantled Drongo       5

Pied Crow                            4

White-naped Raven             3

Montane Oriole

2

 

 

Starlings

 

 

Stuhlman's Starling

 

 

3

Narrow-tailed Starling

2

Waller's Starling

2

Slender-billed Starling

3

Greater Blue-eared Starling

3

Purple-headed Starling

3

Splendid Starling

3

Violet-backed Starling

4

Sharpe's Starling

4

Wattled Starling

5

Grey-headed Sparrow

1

Weavers

Spectacled Weaver

4

Black-necked Weaver

2

Baglafecht Weaver

2

Grosbeak Weaver

3

Holub's Golden Weaver

5

Dark-backed Weaver

5

Brown-capped Weaver

2

Black-billed Weaver

2

Veillot's Black Weaver

1

Cardinal Quelea

5

Red-headed Malimbe

2

Yellow Bishop

3

Finches

Grey-headed Negrofinch

2

White-breasted Negrofinch

2

Woodhouse's Antpecker

5 

Green-backed Twinspot       5

Dusky Twinspot

5

Red-faced Crimsonwing

3

Dusky Crimsonwing        A5

Red-headed Bluebill

3

Red-billed Firefinch             4

African Firefinch

5

Yellow-bellied Waxbill

4

Common Waxbill

3

Fawn-breasted Waxbill

5

Black-crowned Waxbill

2

Bronze Mannikin

3

Black and white Mannikin

1

Pin-tailed Whydah

3

Canaries etc

Yellow-fronted Canary

4

Yellow-crowned Canary

3

Thick-billed Seedeater

3

African Citril

3

Streaky Seedeater

2

Oriole-Finch

African Golden Breasted Bunting

       
           
Key          
     
1=Common

  2=Fairly Common

  3=Occasional/Seasonal

         
4=Rare
5=Very Rare
         
      A= Albertine Rift Endemic