30 orders

131 families

1293 species

4303 pictures

Struthioniformes Struthionidae 2 Ostriches 6
Galliformes Numididae 3 Guineafowl 10
Phasianidae 27 Pheasants and partridges 112
Anseriformes Anatidae 55 Swans, geese and ducks 126
Caprimulgiformes Caprimulgidae 3 Nightjars and nighthawks 6
Apodiformes Apodidae 6 Swifts 9
Trochilidae 1 Hummingbirds 1
Musophagiformes Musophagidae 9 Turacos 19
Otidiformes Otididae 14 Bustards 62
Cuculiformes Cuculidae 16 Cuckoos 39
Pterocliformes Pteroclidae 6 Sandgrouse 25
Columbiformes Columbidae 24 Doves and pigeons 54
Gruiformes Heliornithidae 1 Finfoots 6
Rallidae 12 Crakes and rails 30
Gruidae 6 Cranes 17
Podicipediformes Podicipedidae 5 Grebes 21
Phoenicopteriformes Phoenicopteridae 2 Flamingos 6
Charadriiformes Burhinidae 4 Thick-knees 16
Haematopodidae 2 Oystercatchers 8
Recurvirostridae 2 Avocets and stilts 9
Charadriidae 27 Plovers 87
Pluvianidae 1 Egyptian Plover 4
Rostratulidae 1 Painted-snipes 1
Jacanidae 2 Jacanas 7
Scolopacidae 38 Sandpipers 136
Dromadidae 1 Crab Plover 2
Glareolidae 4 Pratincoles and coursers 14
Laridae 32 Gulls 100
Stercorariidae 4 Skuas 15
Alcidae 3 Auks 16
Gaviiformes Gaviidae 2 Divers 4
Sphenisciformes Spheniscidae 1 Penguins 5
Procellariiformes Oceanitidae 1 Storm Petrel 7
Diomedeidae 2 Albatrosses 10
Procellariidae 10 Shearwaters and petrels 48
Ciconiiformes Ciconiidae 10 Storks 33
Suliformes Sulidae 3 Gannets and boobies 14
Phalacrocoracidae 11 Cormorants and shags 39
Anhingidae 2 Darters 9
Pelecaniformes Threskiornithidae 8 Ibises and spoonbills 30
Ardeidae 20 Herons 83
Scopidae 1 Hamerkop 3
Balaenicipitidae 1 Shoebill 6
Pelecanidae 3 Pelicans 9
Accipitriformes Cathartidae 1 American Vultures 1
Sagittariidae 1 Secretary-bird 7
Pandionidae 1 Ospreys 4
Accipitridae 62 Raptors 258
Strigiformes Tytonidae 1 Barn Owls 1
Strigidae 17 Owls 67
Coliiformes Coliidae 4 Mousebirds 13
Trogoniformes Trogonidae 2 Trogons 3
Bucerotiformes Upupidae 2 Hoopoes 7
Phoeniculidae 4 Woodhoopoes 11
Bucorvidae 1 Ground-Hornbills 5
Bucerotidae 13 Hornbills 37
Coraciiformes Coraciidae 8 Rollers 16
Alcedinidae 16 Kingfishers 50
Meropidae 17 Bee-eaters 46
Piciformes Megalaimidae 4 Asian Barbets 5
Lybiidae 19 African Barbets 56
Indicatoridae 2 Honeyguides 5
Picidae 31 Woodpeckers 100
Falconiformes Falconidae 12 Falcons and caracaras 56
Psittaciformes Psittacidae 4 Parrots 9
Psittaculidae 4 Old World Parrots 15
Passeriformes Tyrannidae 2 Tyrant Flycatchers 3
Acanthizidae 1 Australasian Warblers 1
Platysteiridae 6 Wattle-eyes and batises 24
Malaconotidae 18 Bushshrikes 50
Vangidae 2 Vangas 5
Aegithinidae 1 Ioras 3
Campephagidae 4 Cuckoo-shrikes 8
Laniidae 16 Shrikes 64
Vireonidae 4 Vireos and shrike-babblers 5
Oriolidae 6 Orioles and figbirds 9
Dicruridae 8 Drongos 13
Rhipiduridae 2 Fantails 5
Monarchidae 2 Monarch Flycatchers 15
Corvidae 25 Crows, jays and nutcrackers 85
Picathartidae 1 Rockfowl 4
Chaetopidae 1 Rockjumpers 1
Bombycillidae 1 Waxwings 2
Stenostiridae 2 Fairy Flycatchers 6
Paridae 13 Tits and chickadees 62
Remizidae 3 Penduline-Tits 8
Panuridae 1 Reedling 9
Alaudidae 29 Larks 92
Pycnonotidae 25 Bulbuls 46
Hirundinidae 22 Swallows and martins 76
Macrosphenidae 7 Crombecs, African Warblers 19
Cettiidae 2 Cettia bush warblers and allies 5
Scotocercidae 1 Streaked Scrub Warbler 1
Hyliidae 1 Hylias 2
Aegithalidae 1 Bushtits 6
Phylloscopidae 8 Leaf-Warblers 26
Acrocephalidae 14 Reed-Warblers 62
Locustellidae 3 Grassbirds and Allies 16
Cisticolidae 33 Cisticolas and apalises 119
Timaliidae 2 Babblers 3
Pellorneidae 4 Fulvettas, Ground Babblers 4
Leiothrichidae 12 Laughingthrushes 27
Sylviidae 18 Warblers 75
Zosteropidae 6 White-eyes 17
Promeropidae 1 Sugarbirds 4
Regulidae 4 Kinglets 14
Troglodytidae 1 Wrens 7
Sittidae 4 Nuthatches 9
Tichodromidae 1 Wallcreeper 23
Certhiidae 3 Creepers 12
Mimidae 1 Mockingbirds 1
Sturnidae 25 Starlings 64
Buphagidae 2 Oxpeckers 8
Turdidae 15 Thrushes 38
Muscicapidae 86 Chats and flycatchers 303
Cinclidae 1 Dippers 9
Chloropseidae 1 Leafbirds 1
Dicaeidae 2 Flowerpeckers 5
Nectariniidae 33 Sunbirds 104
Passeridae 14 Sparrows and snowfinches 57
Ploceidae 38 Weavers and widowbirds 156
Estrildidae 31 Waxbills 98
Viduidae 6 Indigobirds and whydhas 18
Prunellidae 2 Accentors 10
Motacillidae 25 Pipits and wagtails 104
Fringillidae 39 Finches 116
Calcariidae 2 Longspurs 5
Emberizidae 15 Buntings and sparrows 62
Passerellidae 4 New World Sparrows 11
Icteridae 1 Orioles and blackbirds 1
Parulidae 14 New World Warblers 43