27 orders

86 families

525 species

2557 pictures

Struthioniformes Struthionidae 1 Ostriches 1
Galliformes Numididae 1 Guineafowl 1
Phasianidae 9 Pheasants and partridges 24
Anseriformes Anatidae 45 Swans, geese and ducks 286
Apodiformes Apodidae 3 Swifts 17
Musophagiformes Musophagidae 2 Turacos 5
Otidiformes Otididae 6 Bustards 13
Cuculiformes Cuculidae 4 Cuckoos 10
Pterocliformes Pteroclidae 4 Sandgrouse 9
Columbiformes Columbidae 11 Doves and pigeons 35
Gruiformes Rallidae 7 Crakes and rails 34
Gruidae 2 Cranes 6
Podicipediformes Podicipedidae 5 Grebes 18
Phoenicopteriformes Phoenicopteridae 2 Flamingos 11
Charadriiformes Burhinidae 1 Thick-knees 4
Haematopodidae 2 Oystercatchers 3
Recurvirostridae 2 Avocets and stilts 24
Charadriidae 19 Plovers 82
Jacanidae 3 Jacanas 5
Scolopacidae 28 Sandpipers 185
Glareolidae 1 Pratincoles and coursers 5
Laridae 33 Gulls 402
Stercorariidae 2 Skuas 3
Alcidae 2 Auks 2
Gaviiformes Gaviidae 3 Divers 11
Sphenisciformes Spheniscidae 1 Penguins 4
Procellariiformes Diomedeidae 2 Albatrosses 7
Hydrobatidae 1 Northern Storm-Petrels 2
Procellariidae 4 Shearwaters and petrels 13
Ciconiiformes Ciconiidae 6 Storks 61
Suliformes Sulidae 2 Gannets and boobies 10
Phalacrocoracidae 9 Cormorants and shags 42
Anhingidae 1 Darters 2
Pelecaniformes Threskiornithidae 6 Ibises and spoonbills 25
Ardeidae 17 Herons 83
Scopidae 1 Hamerkop 1
Pelecanidae 1 Pelicans 4
Accipitriformes Pandionidae 1 Ospreys 15
Accipitridae 38 Raptors 266
Strigiformes Strigidae 11 Owls 28
Coliiformes Coliidae 1 Mousebirds 2
Bucerotiformes Upupidae 2 Hoopoes 6
Bucorvidae 1 Ground-Hornbills 2
Bucerotidae 3 Hornbills 5
Coraciiformes Coraciidae 2 Rollers 4
Alcedinidae 3 Kingfishers 7
Meropidae 6 Bee-eaters 20
Piciformes Lybiidae 3 African Barbets 3
Picidae 5 Woodpeckers 10
Falconiformes Falconidae 7 Falcons and caracaras 69
Passeriformes Malaconotidae 2 Bushshrikes 2
Artamidae 1 Woodswallows 1
Laniidae 8 Shrikes 22
Dicruridae 1 Drongos 1
Corvidae 14 Crows, jays and nutcrackers 42
Chaetopidae 1 Rockjumpers 1
Bombycillidae 1 Waxwings 2
Paridae 7 Tits and chickadees 28
Remizidae 1 Penduline-Tits 10
Alaudidae 11 Larks 46
Pycnonotidae 3 Bulbuls 4
Hirundinidae 5 Swallows and martins 34
Macrosphenidae 1 Crombecs, African Warblers 1
Aegithalidae 1 Bushtits 3
Phylloscopidae 5 Leaf-Warblers 26
Acrocephalidae 10 Reed-Warblers 32
Cisticolidae 4 Cisticolas and apalises 4
Sylviidae 10 Warblers 18
Promeropidae 1 Sugarbirds 1
Regulidae 1 Kinglets 3
Troglodytidae 1 Wrens 1
Sittidae 4 Nuthatches 8
Sturnidae 5 Starlings 14
Turdidae 3 Thrushes 13
Muscicapidae 29 Chats and flycatchers 110
Cinclidae 1 Dippers 1
Nectariniidae 2 Sunbirds 4
Passeridae 4 Sparrows and snowfinches 17
Ploceidae 4 Weavers and widowbirds 7
Estrildidae 3 Waxbills 3
Viduidae 1 Indigobirds and whydhas 1
Prunellidae 2 Accentors 6
Motacillidae 16 Pipits and wagtails 89
Fringillidae 18 Finches 75
Calcariidae 2 Longspurs 4
Emberizidae 10 Buntings and sparrows 36