SOUTH AFRICA TRIP LIST ~ BIRDS and MAMMALS

Anyone who is interested, here’s the official trip list from Avocet Tours’ 2014 South Africa tour, including birds and mammals.

BIRDS

African Penguin
Shy Albatross
Black-browed Albatross
Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross
Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross
Southern Giant Petrel
Northern Giant Petrel
Pintado (Cape) Petrel
White-chinned Petrel
Sooty Shearwater
Great Shearwater
Wilson’s Storm-Petrel
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel
Cape Gannet
Great White Pelican
Greater Flamingo
Lesser Flamingo
White-breasted Cormorant
Bank Cormorant
Cape Cormorant
Crowned Cormorant
Reed Cormorant
African Darter
African Spoonbill
African Sacred Ibis
Southern Bald Ibis
Hadeda Ibis
Glossy Ibis
Goliath Heron
Purple heron
Gray Heron
Black-headed Heron
Great Egret
Intermediate Egret
Little Egret
Cattle Egret
Squacco Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Little Bittern
Striated Heron
Woolly-necked Stork
White Stork
Yellow-billed Stork
Saddle-billed Stork
Marabou Stork
Hamerkop
Great Crested Grebe
Eared Grebe
Little Grebe
White-faced Whistling-Duck
Spur-winged Goose
Egyptian Goose
South African Shelduck
Yellow-billed Duck
African Black Duck
Cape Shoveler
Southern Pochard
Red-billed Teal
Cape Teal
Hottentot Teal
Maccoa Duck
Cape Vulture
White-backed Vulture
Lappet-faced Vulture
Hooded Vulture
Palm-nut Vulture
African Fish-Eagle
Bateleur
Verreaux’s Eagle
Martial Eagle
Wahlberg’s Eagle
Tawny Eagle
Long-crested Eagle
African Hawk-Eagle
Booted Eagle
Brown Snake Eagle
Black-chested Snake Eagle
Southern Banded Snake Eagle
Yellow-billed Kite
Jackal Buzzard
Common Buzzard
African Marsh Harrier
Black Harrier
Black-shouldered Kite
Lizard Buzzard
Pale Chanting Goshawk
Dark Chanting Goshawk
Black Sparrowhawk
African Goshawk
Shikra
Little Sparrowhawk
African Harrier-Hawk
Rock Kestrel
Common Ostrich
Helmeted Guineafowl
Crested Guineafowl
Gray-winged Francolin
Red-winged Francolin
Crested Francolin
Cape Spurfowl
Natal Spurfowl
Swainson’s Spurfowl
Red-knobbed Coot
Common Moorhen
African Swamphen
Black Crake
African Rail
Gray Crowned Crane
Blue Crane
Wattled Crane
Secretarybird
Kori Bustard
Denham’s Bustard
Black-bellied Bustard
Red-crested Korhaan
Southern Black Korhaan
Northern Black Korhaan
Blue Korhaan
Black-winged Stilt
Pied Avocet
African Jacana
African Oystercatcher
Spotted Thick-Knee
Water Thick-Knee
Blacksmith Lapwing
White-crowned Lapwing
Crowned Lapwing
Black-winged Lapwing
African Wattled Lapwing
Black-bellied Plover
Kittlitz’s Plover
White-fronted Plover
Common Ringed Plover
Three-banded Plover
African Snipe
Whimbrel
Bar-tailed Godwit
Common Greenshank
Marsh Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Terek Sandpiper
Ruff
Ruddy Turnstone
Sanderling
Curlew Sandpiper
Little Stint
Subantarctic Skua
Kelp Gull
Gray-headed Gull
Hartlaub’s Gull
Caspian Tern
Swift Tern
Sandwich Tern
Common Tern
Double-banded Sandgrouse
Speckled Pigeon
African Olive Pigeon
Rock Dove
Lemon Dove
African Mourning Dove
Red-eyed Dove
Cape Turtle Dove
Laughing Dove
African Green Pigeon
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove
Namaqua Dove
Brown-headed Parrot
Knysna Turaco
Livingston’s Turaco
Purple-crested Turaco
Gray Go-Away-Bird
African Cuckoo
Red-chested Cuckoo
Dideric Cuckoo
Klaas’s Cuckoo
Green Malkoha
Burchell’s Coucal
African Wood-Owl
Southern White-faced Owl
Pearl-spotted Owlet
African Scops Owl
Verreaux’s Eagle-Owl
Spotted Eagle-Owl
Barn Owl
Alpine Swift
African Black Swift
Little Swift
White-rumped Swift
African Palm Swift
Speckled Mousebird
Red-faced Mousebird
White-faced Mousebird
Narina Trogon
Giant Kingfisher
Pied Kingfisher
Malachite Kingfisher
Mangrove Kingfisher
Brown-hooded Kingfisher
Striped Kingfisher
European Bee-Eater
Little Bee-Eater
Lilac-breasted Roller
Purple Roller
Southern Ground-Hornbill
Trumpeter Hornbill
African Gray Hornbill
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill
Crowned Hornbill
Southern Red-billed Hornbill
Green Wood-Hoopoe
Common Scimitarbill
African Hoopoe
Black-collared Barbet
White-eared Barbet
Crested Barbet
Acacia Pied Barbet
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird
Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird
Golden-tailed Woodpecker
Bearded Woodpecker
Cardinal Woodpecker
Olive Woodpecker
Ground Woodpecker
Red-throated Wryneck
Red-capped Lark
Large-billed Lark
Spike-heeled Lark
Sabota Lark
Karoo Lark
Rufous-naped Lark
Flappet Lark
Eastern Clapper Lark
Cape Clapper Lark
Eastern Long-billed Lark
Cape Long-billed Lark
Agulhas Long-billed Lark
Pink-billed Lark
Botha’s Lark
Rudd’s Lark
Barn Swallow
Wire-tailed Swallow
White-throated Swallow
Lesser Striped Swallow
Greater Striped Swallow
Red-breasted Swallow
Mosque Swallow
South African Cliff Swallow
Black Saw-wing
Common House Martin
Banded Martin
Brown-throated Martin
Rock Martin
Fork-tailed Drongo
Square-tailed Drongo
Black Cuckooshrike
Gray Cuckooshrike
Black-headed Oriole
White-necked Raven
Pied Crow
Cape Crow
Southern Black Tit
Arrow-marked Babbler
Terrestrial Brownbul
Cape Bulbul
Dark-capped Bulbul
Sombre Greenbul
Yellow-streaked Greenbul
Yellow-bellied Greenbul
Olive Thrush
Karoo Thrush
Spotted Ground Thrush
Cape Rock-Thrush
Sentinel Rock-Thrush
Cape Rockjumper
Mocking Cliff Chat
Familiar Chat
Sickle-winged Chat
Karoo Chat
Tractrac Chat
Buff-streaked Chat
Ant-eating Chat
Mountain Wheatear
Capped Wheatear
African Stonechat
Brown Scrub-Robin
Bearded Scrub-Robin
White-browed Scrub-Robin
Karoo Scrub-Robin
Chorister Robin-Chat
Red-capped Robin-Chat
Cape Robin-Chat
White-throated Robin-Chat
White-browed Robin-Chat
White-starred Robin
Cape Grassbird
Long-billed Crombec
Burnt-necked Eremomela
Karoo Eremomela
Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler
Layard’s Tit-Babbler
Little Rush Warbler
Yellow-throated Woodland Warbler
Dark-capped Yellow Warbler
Lesser Swamp Warbler
African Reed Warbler
Wing-snapping Cisticola
Zitting Cisticola
Desert Cisticola
Pale-crowned Cisticola
Neddicky
Lazy Cisticola
Rattling Cisticola
Croaking Cisticola
Levaillant’s Cisticola
Rufous-winged Cisticola
Wailing Cisticola
Gray-backed Cisticola
Black-chested Prinia
Tawny-flanked Prinia
Karoo Prinia
Drakensberg Prinia
Namaqua Warbler
Rufous-eared Warbler
Green-backed Camaroptera
Bar-throated Apalis
Rudd’s Apalis
Yellow-breasted Apalis
Fiscal Flycatcher
Southern Black Flycatcher
Pale Flycatcher
African Dusky Flycatcher
Gray Tit-Flycatcher
Blue-mantled Crested Flycatcher
African Paradise Flycatcher
Fairy Flycatcher
Cape Batis
Woodward’s Batis
Chinspot Batis
Pririt Batis
Black-throated Wattle-Eye
Cape White-Eye
Cape Wagtail
African Pied Wagtail
Cape Longclaw
Yellow-throated Longclaw
Yellow-breasted Pipit
Plain-backed Pipit
African Pipit
Long-billed Pipit
Magpie Shrike
Common Fiscal
White-crested Helmetshrike
Retz’s Helmetshrike
Brubru
Black-backed Puffback
Southern Boubou
Brown-crowned Tchagra
Black-crowned Tchagra
Bokmakierie
Orange-breasted Bushshrike
Gorgeous Bushshrike
Gray-headed Bushshrike
Olive Bushshrike
Cape Glossy Starling
Greater Blue-eared Starling
Black-bellied Starling
Burchell’s Starling
Pied Starling
Violet-backed Starling
Red-winged Starling
Common Myna
European Starling
Wattled Starling
Yellow-billed Oxpecker
Red-billed Oxpecker
Cape Sugarbird
Malachite Sunbird
Orange-breasted Sunbird
Scarlet-chested Sunbird
Amethyst Sunbird
Gray Sunbird
Olive Sunbird
Greater Double-collared Sunbird
Southern Double-collared Sunbird
Marico Sunbird
Purple-banded Sunbird
Collared Sunbird
White-bellied Sunbird
Cape Sparrow
House Sparrow
Yellow-throated Petronia
Southern Gray-headed Sparrow
Red-billed Buffalo Weaver
Thick-billed Weaver
Dark-backed Weaver
Cape Weaver
Southern Brown-throated Weaver
Yellow Weaver
Village Weaver
Southern Masked Weaver
Lesser Masked Weaver
Spectacled Weaver
Red-headed Weaver
Southern Red Bishop
Long-tailed Widowbird
Yellow Bishop
Fan-tailed Widowbird
White-winged Widowbird
Red-collared Widowbird
Pin-tailed Whydah
Bronze Mannikin
Red-headed Finch
Blue Waxbill
Common Waxbill
Green-winged Pytilia
African Quail-Finch
African Firefinch
Swee Waxbill
White-throated Canary
Streaky-headed Seedeater
Brimstone Canary
Yellow-fronted Canary
Black-throated Canary
Yellow Canary
Cape Canary
Cape Siskin
Common Chaffinch
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
Cape Bunting
Golden-breasted Bunting
MAMMALS

Chacma Baboon
Vervet Monkey
Syke’s Monkey (Samango)
Greater Galago
Southern Lesser Galago
Scrub Hare
Red Bush Squirrel
Tree Squirrel
Cape Porcupine
Four-striped Grass Mouse
Brant’s Whistling Rat
Black-backed Jackal
Spotted-necked Otter
Honey Badger
Banded Mongoose
Small Gray Mongoose
Large Gray Mongoose
Slender Mongoose
Dwarf Mongoose
Yellow Mongoose
Meerkat
Common Large-spotted Genet
African Civet
Spotted Hyena
African Wild Cat
Cheetah
Lion
Leopard
African Elephant
Rock Hyrax
Cape Mountain Zebra
Plains Zebra
White Rhinoceros (Square-lipped)
Common Warthog
Hippopotamus
Giraffe
African Buffalo
Common Eland
Greater Kudu
Nyala
Bushbuck
Waterbuck
Mountain Reedbuck
Southern Reedbuck
Gray Rhebok
Black Wildebeest
Blue Wildebeest
Red Hartebeest
Bontebok
Blesbok
Impala
Springbok
Klipspringer
Steenbok
Oribi
Red Duiker
Blue Duiker
Common Duiker
Cape Fur Seal
Humpback Whale
Southern Right Whale
Long-beaked Common Dolphin

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