Birds at Valhalla


List of birds collected in three days at  Valhalla

Aberrans Cisticola, 648, pl. p. 449 Lazy  Cisticola
Accipter rufiventris, 156, pl. p. 113 Red-breasted  Sparrowhawk
Alopochen aegyptiacus 89 pl. p. 65 Egyptian  Goose
Amadina erythrocephala 820, pl. p. 576 Red-jeaded  Finch
Amadava Subflave, 838, pl. p. 592 Orange-breasted Waxbill
Anas  sparsa 95, pl. p. 64 Black Duck
Anas undulata, 96, pl. p. 64  Yellow-billed Duck
Anthropoides paradisea, 216, pl. p. 160 Blue  Crane
Anthus chloris, 701, pl. p. 481 Yellow-breasted Pipit
Anthus  novaeseelandia, 692. Pl. p. 481 Richard’s Pipit
Anthus vaalensis, 695,  pl. p. 481 Buffy Pipit
Aphalis thoracia, 622. Pl. p. 417 Bat-throated  Apalis
Apus barbatus, 380, pl. p. 273 Black Swift
Apus Melba, 386,  pl. p. 273 Alpine Swift
Aquila verreauxi, 133, pl. p. 96 Black  Eagle
Ardea cinerea, 54, pl. p. 33 Grey Heron
Batis capensis, 672,  pl. p. 480 Cape Batis
Batis molitor, 673, pl. p. 480 Chin Spot  Batis
Bessonornis humeralis, 582, pl. p. 401 White-throated  Robin
Calandrella cinerea, 488, pl. p. 321. Red-capped Lark
Cecropis  cucullata, 502, pl. p. 352 Greater Striped Swallow
Cercomela  familiaris, 570, pl. p. 400 Familiar Chat
Chalcomitra amethystina, 772,  pl. p. 544 Black Sunbird
Charadrius pecuarius, 237, pl. p. 184  Kittlitz’s Sandplover
Charadrius tricollaris, 238, pl. p. 184  Three-banded Sandplover
Chrysococcyx klaas, 351, pl. p. 256 Klaas’s  Cuckoo
Ciconia nigra, 79, pl. p. 49 Black Stork
Cinnyris afer, 758,  pl. p. 529 Greater Double-collared Sunbird
Cinnyris talatala, 763, pl.  p. 529 White-bellied Sunbird
Cisticola aberrans, 648, pl. p. 449. Lazy  Cisticola
Cisticola ayresii, 634, pl. p. 448 Ayres’ Cloud  Cisticola
Cisticola fulvicapilla, 637, pl. p. 448.  Neddicky
Cisticola natalensis, 647, pl. p. 449. Croaking  Cisticola
Colius Striatus, 390, pl. p. 272 Speckled  Mousebird
Columba guinea, 311, pl. p. 225 Rock Pigeon
Corvultur  albicollis, 524, pl. p. 353 White-necked Raven
Corvus albus, 522, pl.  p. 353 Pied Crow
Corvus capensis, 523, pl. p. 353. Black  Crow
Cossypha caffra, 581, pl. p. 401. Cape Robin
Crythagra  sulphurata, 863, pl. p. 608 Bully Seed-eater
Dendropicos fuscescens,  450, pl. p. 305 Cardinal Woodpecker
Dicrurus adsimilis, 517, pl. p. 353  Fork-tailed Drongo
Emberiza flaviventris, 874, pl. p. 608  Golden-breasted Bunting
Erytropygia leucophrys, 588, pl. p. 401 White-  browed Scrub Robin
Euplectes afer, 812, pl. p. 561 Golden  Bishop
Euplectes axillaris, 816, pl. p. 561 Red-shouldered  Widow
Falco biarmicus, 114, pl. p. 73 Lanner
Francolinus natalensis,  183, pl. p. 129 Natal Francolin
Fringillaria capensis, 873, pl. p. 608  Cape Bunting
Fringillaria tahapisi, 872, pl. p. 608 Rock  Bunting
Fulica cristata, 212, pl. p. 145 red-knobbed Coot
Gallinago  nigripennis, 250, pl. p. 161 Ethiopian Snipe
Granatina granatina, 840,  pl. p. 592 Violet-eared Waxbill
Hagedashia hagedash, 84, pl. p. 49  Hadeda
Halcyon albiventris, 402, pl. p. 288 Brown-hooded  Kingfisher
Hoplopterus armatus, 245, pl.p. 184 Blasksmith  Plover
Lamprotornis nitens, 737, pl. p. 528 Cape Glossy  Starling
Laniarius ferrugineus, 709, pl.p. 513 Boubou
Lanius  collaris, 707, pl.p. 513 Fiscal
Lanius collurio, 708, pl. P. 513  red-backed Shrike
Lybius torquatus, 431, pl.p. 304 Black-collared  Barbet
Macronyx capensis, 703, pl. P. 481 Orange-throated  Longclaw
Malaconotus hypophyrrus, 723, pl. P. 512 Grey-headed Bush  Shrike
Melaenornis pammelaina, 664, pl. P. 465 Black  Flycatcher
Melitthopagus pusillus, 410, pl. P. 288 Little  Bee-eater
Milvus migrans, 128, pl. P. 112 Black Kite
Mirafra  africana, 458, pl. P. 320 Rufous-naped Lark
Monticola rupestris, 559,  pl. P. 369 Cape-Rock Thrush
Motacilla capensis, 686, pl. P. 481 Cape  Wagtail
Myrmecocichla bifasciata, 569, pl. P. 400 Buff-streaked  Chat
Nectarinia famosa, 751, pl. p. 529 Malachite Sunbird
Nilaus  afer, 731, pl. p. 513 Brubru Shrike
Oena capensis, 318, pl. p. 225  Namaqua Dove
Oenanthe monticola, 564, pl. p. 400 Mountain  Chat
Onychogna morio, 745, pl. p. 528 Red-winged Starling
Oriolus  larvatus, 521, pl. p. 353 Black-headed Oriole
Ortygospiza fuscocrissa,  844, pl. p. 592 Quail Finch
Parisoma subcaruleum, 658, pl. p. 465  Tit-babbler
Parus niger, 527, pl. p. 368 Southern Black tit
Passer  diffusus, 787, pl. p. 545 Southern grey-headed Sparrow
Passer  domesticus, 784, pl. p. 545 House Sparrow
Phoeniculus purpureus, 419,  pl. p. 240 Red-billed Hoopoe
Platalea alba, 85, pl. p. 49 African  Spoonbill
Plectropterus gambensis, 88, pl. p. 65 Spur-winged  Goose
Ploceus capensis, 799, pl. p. 560 cape weaver
Ploceus velatus,  803, pl. p. 560 Masked weaver
Polemaetus bellicosus, 142, pl. p. 96  Martial eagle
Poliospiza gularis, 867, pl. p. 608 Drakensberg  Siskin
Polyboroides typus, 171, pl. p. 112 Gymnogene
Prinia  subflava, 649, pl. p. 464 Tawny-flanked prinia
Ptyonoprogne fuligula,  506, pl. p. 352 Rock Martin
Pycnonotus barbatus, 545, pl. p. 369  Black-eyed Bulbul
Rhinopomastus cyanomelas, 421, pl. p. 240  Scimitar-billed Hoopoe
Riparia paludicola, 509, pl. p. 352 African Sand  Martin
Saxicola torquata, 576, pl. p. 400 Stone Chat
Scopus  umbretta, 72, pl. p. 49 Hamerkop
Serinus canicollis, 857, pl. p. 608  Cape Canary
Serinus mozambicus, 859, pl. p. 608 Yellow-eyed  Canary
Sigelus silens, 665, pl. p. 465 Fiscal  Flycatcher
Stigmatopelia senegalensis, 317, pl. p. 225 Laughing  Dove
Streptopelia capicola, 316, pl. p. 225 Cape Turtle  Dove
Struthio camelus, 1, Frontispiece Ostrich
Sylvietta rufescens,  621, pl. p. 464 Red-faced Crombec
Thamnolaea cinnamomeiventris, 573,  pl. p. 400 Mocking Chat
Threskiornis aethiopicus, 81, pl. p. 49 Sacred  Ibis
Trachyphonus vaillantii, 439, pl.p. 304
Tricholaema leucomelas,  432
Tringa glareola, 264, pl. p. 185 Wood sandpiper
Turdus  libonyanus, 552, pl. p. 369 Kurrichane Thrush
Turnix sylvatica, 196,  pl. p. 144 Kurrichane Button-quail
Upupa africana, 418, pl. p. 240  African Hoopoe
Uraeginthus angolensis, 839, pl. p. 592 Blue  Waxbill
Urocolius indicus, 392, pl. p. 272 Red-faced Mousebird
Vidua  macroura, 846, pl. p. 593 Pin-tailed Whydah
Zosterops pallidus, 775,  pl. p. 544 Cape White-eye