# Species*:146
# Excl Vagrants*:146
# Endemics*:1
# Near Endemics*:6
*Based on partial or incomplete data.


The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

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Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

1Scaly SpurfowlPternistis squamatus
2Hildebrandt's SpurfowlPternistis hildebrandti

Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

3Rameron PigeonColumba arquatrix
4Dusky Turtle-DoveStreptopelia lugens
5Red-eyed DoveStreptopelia semitorquata
6Ring-necked DoveStreptopelia capicola
7Blue-spotted Wood-DoveTurtur afer
8Tambourine DoveTurtur tympanistria
9African Green-PigeonTreron calvus

Turacos: Musophagidae

10Hartlaub's TuracoTauraco hartlaubi
11Purple-crested TuracoGallirex porphyreolophus

Cuckoos: Cuculidae

12Red-chested CuckooCuculus solitarius
13White-browed CoucalCentropus superciliosus
14Dideric CuckooChrysococcyx caprius

Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

15Montane NightjarCaprimulgus poliocephalus

Swifts: Apodidae

16Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melba
17African SwiftApus barbatus
18Little SwiftApus affinis

Storks: Ciconiidae

19Marabou StorkLeptoptilos crumenifer

Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

20African Sacred IbisThreskiornis aethiopicus
21Hadada IbisBostrychia hagedash

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

22Bearded VultureGypaetus barbatus
23/Lesser Spotted Eagle/Clanga pomarina
24/Steppe Eagle/Aquila nipalensis
25African GoshawkAccipiter toussenelii
26Little SparrowhawkAccipiter minullus
27Rufous-chested SparrowhawkAccipiter rufiventris
28Mountain BuzzardButeo oreophilus
29Augur BuzzardButeo augur

Mousebirds: Coliidae

30Speckled MousebirdColius striatus

Trogons: Trogonidae

31Bar-tailed TrogonApaloderma vittatum

Hoopoes: Upupidae

32African Hoopoe**Upupa africana

Hornbills: Bucerotidae

33Southern Ground-HornbillBucorvus leadbeateri
34Crowned HornbillLophoceros alboterminatus
35Silvery-cheeked HornbillBycanistes brevis
36Trumpeter HornbillBycanistes bucinator

Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

37Gray-headed KingfisherHalcyon leucocephala
38Brown-hooded KingfisherHalcyon albiventris

Bee-eaters: Meropidae

39Little Bee-eaterMerops pusillus
40Cinnamon-chested Bee-eaterMerops oreobates
41|European Bee-eater|Merops apiaster

Rollers: Coraciidae

42Rufous-crowned RollerCoracias naevius

African Barbets: Lybiidae

43White-eared BarbetStactolaema leucotis
44Moustached TinkerbirdPogoniulus leucomystax
45Yellow-rumped TinkerbirdPogoniulus bilineatus
46Brown-breasted BarbetPogonornis melanopterus

Woodpeckers: Picidae

47Cardinal WoodpeckerDendropicos fuscescens

Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

48Black CuckooshrikeCampephaga flava

Old World Orioles: Oriolidae

49/Eurasian Golden Oriole/Oriolus oriolus

Wattle-eyes and Batises: Platysteiridae

50Short-tailed BatisBatis mixta
51Chinspot BatisBatis molitor

Bushshrikes: Malaconotidae

52Black-crowned TchagraTchagra senegalus
53Tropical BoubouLaniarius major
54Slate-colored BoubouLaniarius funebris

Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

55African Paradise-FlycatcherTerpsiphone viridis

Shrikes: Laniidae

56Northern FiscalLanius humeralis

Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

57Pied CrowCorvus albus
58White-necked RavenCorvus albicollis

Penduline-Tits: Remizidae

59African Penduline-TitAnthoscopus caroli

Cisticolas and Allies: Cisticolidae

60Yellow-bellied EremomelaEremomela icteropygialis
61Buff-bellied WarblerPhyllolais pulchella
62Bar-throated ApalisApalis thoracica
63Yellow-breasted ApalisApalis flavida
64Chestnut-throated ApalisApalis porphyrolaema
65Black-headed ApalisApalis melanocephala
66Brown-headed ApalisApalis alticola
67Tawny-flanked PriniaPrinia subflava
68Trilling CisticolaCisticola woosnami
69Hunter's CisticolaCisticola hunteri
70Rattling CisticolaCisticola chiniana

Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

71Evergreen-forest WarblerBradypterus lopezi
72Cinnamon Bracken-WarblerBradypterus cinnamomeus
73Little Rush WarblerBradypterus baboecala

Swallows: Hirundinidae

74Black SawwingPsalidoprocne pristoptera
75/Barn Swallow/Hirundo rustica
76/Western House-Martin/Delichon urbicum

Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae

77Eastern Mountain GreenbulArizelocichla nigriceps
78Northern BrownbulPhyllastrephus strepitans
79Cabanis's GreenbulPhyllastrephus cabanisi
80Common BulbulPycnonotus barbatus

Leaf Warblers: Phylloscopidae

81Brown Woodland-WarblerPhylloscopus umbrovirens

Sylviid Warblers, Parrotbills, and Allies: Sylviidae

82/Eurasian Blackcap/Sylvia atricapilla
83African Hill BabblerSylvia abyssinica

White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies: Zosteropidae

84Kilimanjaro White-eyeZosterops eurycricotus
85Southern Yellow White-eyeZosterops anderssoni

Starlings: Sturnidae

86Violet-backed StarlingCinnyricinclus leucogaster
87Red-winged StarlingOnychognathus morio
88Waller's StarlingOnychognathus walleri
89Abbott's StarlingPoeoptera femoralis
90Kenrick's StarlingPoeoptera kenricki
91Superb StarlingLamprotornis superbus
92Greater Blue-eared StarlingLamprotornis chalybaeus

Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

93Abyssinian Ground-ThrushGeokichla piaggiae
94Abyssinian ThrushTurdus abyssinicus
95African Bare-eyed ThrushTurdus tephronotus

Old World Flycatchers: Muscicapidae

96African Dusky FlycatcherMuscicapa adusta
97|Spotted Flycatcher|Muscicapa striata
98African Gray FlycatcherBradornis microrhynchus
99Ashy FlycatcherFraseria caerulescens
100White-eyed Slaty-FlycatcherMelaenornis fischeri
101Red-backed Scrub-RobinCercotrichas leucophrys
102Cape Robin-ChatCossypha caffra
103Rueppell's Robin-ChatCossypha semirufa
104White-browed Robin-ChatCossypha heuglini
105Red-capped Robin-ChatCossypha natalensis
106White-starred RobinPogonocichla stellata
107African StonechatSaxicola torquatus
108Moorland ChatPinarochroa sordida
109Capped WheatearOenanthe pileata

Sunbirds and Spiderhunters: Nectariniidae

110Collared SunbirdHedydipna collaris
111Olive SunbirdCyanomitra olivacea
112Amethyst SunbirdChalcomitra amethystina
113Tacazze SunbirdNectarinia tacazze
114Bronze SunbirdNectarinia kilimensis
115Malachite SunbirdNectarinia famosa
116Red-tufted SunbirdNectarinia johnstoni
117Eastern Double-collared SunbirdCinnyris mediocris
118Beautiful SunbirdCinnyris pulchellus
119Variable SunbirdCinnyris venustus

Weavers and Allies: Ploceidae

120Red-headed WeaverAnaplectes rubriceps
121Baglafecht WeaverPloceus baglafecht
122Taveta Golden-WeaverPloceus castaneiceps
123Speke's WeaverPloceus spekei
124Village WeaverPloceus cucullatus
125<Golden-backed Weaver>Ploceus jacksoni
126<Red-billed Quelea>Quelea quelea

Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

127Bronze MannikinSpermestes cucullata
128Black-and-white MannikinSpermestes bicolor
129Yellow-bellied WaxbillCoccopygia quartinia
130Abyssinian CrimsonwingCryptospiza salvadorii
131Red-faced CrimsonwingCryptospiza reichenovii
132Gray-headed NigritaNigrita canicapillus
133Common WaxbillEstrilda astrild
134Crimson-rumped WaxbillEstrilda rhodopyga
135African FirefinchLagonosticta rubricata

Indigobirds: Viduidae

136Pin-tailed WhydahVidua macroura
137Village IndigobirdVidua chalybeata

Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

138Kenya Rufous SparrowPasser rufocinctus
139Northern Gray-headed SparrowPasser griseus

Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

140African Pied WagtailMotacilla aguimp

Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

141Oriole FinchLinurgus olivaceus
142Southern CitrilCrithagra hypostictus
143Reichenow's SeedeaterCrithagra reichenowi
144Streaky SeedeaterCrithagra striolatus
145Yellow-crowned CanarySerinus flavivertex

Old World Buntings: Emberizidae

146Golden-breasted BuntingEmberiza flaviventris


 *Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through 2021 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
**Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.



//Boreal Visitor6
\\Austral Visitor0
##Non-breeding Dispersal0
()Breeding Season Only0


NTNear Threatened2
CRCritically Endangered0

Species counts in code tables depend on completeness of the data. For some countries or locales, data may not include all species or information on species presence may be incomplete.