The Wildebeest's guide to South Africa

Field Guide to the Birds of Kruger National Park by Sinclair and Whyte

Cover of Field Guide to the Birds of Kruger National Park by Ian Sinclair and Ian Whyte

Number of pages: 250

Year published: 1991

Edition: 1st

Published by: Struik Publishers

Softcover

ISBN: 1-86825-107-1

The Wildebeest's Review of "Field Guide to the Birds of Kruger Park"

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This Wildebeest has a busy schedule but he will get round to reviewing this publication one day.

Some of the subjects in this publication

Kruger National Park - Page: 1
Lesser Flamingo - Page: 22
Pink-backed Pelican - Page: 22
Greater Flamingo - Page: 22
Great White Pelican - Page: 22
African Darter - Page: 24
Reed Cormorant - Page: 24
White-breasted Cormorant - Page: 24
Purple Heron - Page: 26
Black-headed Heron - Page: 26
Goliath Heron - Page: 26
Grey Heron - Page: 26
Squacco Heron - Page: 28
Yellow-billed Egret - Page: 28
Great Egret - Page: 28
Little Egret - Page: 28
Cattle Egret - Page: 28
Black-crowned Night-Heron - Page: 30
Dwarf Bittern - Page: 30
Green-backed Heron - Page: 30
Little Bittern - Page: 32
Rufous-bellied Heron - Page: 32
White-backed Night-Heron - Page: 32
Black Heron - Page: 32
Yellow-billed Stork - Page: 34
White Stork - Page: 34
African Openbill - Page: 34
African Spoonbill - Page: 34
Woolly-necked Stork - Page: 34
Abdims Stork - Page: 36
Black Stork - Page: 36
Saddle-billed Stork - Page: 36
Marabou Stork - Page: 36
Grey Crowned Crane - Page: 36
African Sacred Ibis - Page: 38
Glossy Ibis - Page: 38
Hadeda Ibis - Page: 38
Hamerkop - Page: 38
Fulvous Duck - Page: 40
White-faced Duck - Page: 40
African Pygmy-Goose - Page: 40
Spur-winged Goose - Page: 40
Egyptian Goose - Page: 40
White-backed Duck - Page: 42
Yellow-billed Duck - Page: 42
Hottentot Teal - Page: 42
Red-billed Teal - Page: 42
Cape Shoveler - Page: 42
Maccoa Duck - Page: 44
Southern Pochard - Page: 44
African Black Duck - Page: 44
African Finfoot - Page: 46
Little Grebe - Page: 46
Comb Duck - Page: 46
Lesser Jacana - Page: 46
African Jacana - Page: 46
Egyptian Vulture - Page: 48
Cape Vulture - Page: 48
White-backed Vulture - Page: 48
White-headed Vulture - Page: 48
Lappet-faced Vulture - Page: 48
Hooded Vulture - Page: 48
Black-shouldered Kite - Page: 50
Pallid Harrier - Page: 50
Black Kite - Page: 50
African Marsh-Harrier - Page: 50
Western Marsh-Harrier - Page: 50
Montagus Harrier - Page: 50
African Fish-Eagle - Page: 52
African Harrier-Hawk - Page: 52
Bat Hawk - Page: 52
Osprey - Page: 52
Bateleur - Page: 54
Black-chested Snake-Eagle - Page: 54
Brown Snake-Eagle - Page: 54
Long-crested Eagle - Page: 54
Lesser Spotted Eagle - Page: 56
Tawny Eagle - Page: 56
Steppe Eagle - Page: 56
Jackal Buzzard - Page: 56
Steppe Buzzard - Page: 56
African Crowned Eagle - Page: 58
Martial Eagle - Page: 58
Verreauxs Eagle - Page: 58
Ayress Hawk-Eagle - Page: 60
African Hawk-Eagle - Page: 60
Wahlbergs Eagle - Page: 60
Booted Eagle - Page: 60
European Honey-Buzzard - Page: 60
African Goshawk - Page: 62
African Cuckoo Hawk - Page: 62
Lizard Buzzard - Page: 62
Dark Chanting Goshawk - Page: 62
Shikra - Page: 64
Little Sparrowhawk - Page: 64
Black Sparrowhawk - Page: 64
Ovambo Sparrowhawk - Page: 66
Gabar Goshawk - Page: 66
Peregrine Falcon - Page: 68
Lanner Falcon - Page: 68
African Hobby - Page: 70
Sooty Falcon - Page: 70
Dickinsons Kestrel - Page: 70
Eurasian Hobby - Page: 70
Greater Kestrel - Page: 70
Red-necked Falcon - Page: 70
Rock Kestrel - Page: 72
Red-footed Falcon - Page: 72
Amur Falcon - Page: 72
Lesser Kestrel - Page: 72
Coqui Francolin - Page: 74
Shelleys Francolin - Page: 74
Swainsons Spurfowl - Page: 74
Crested Francolin - Page: 74
Red-necked Spurfowl - Page: 74
Natal Spurfowl - Page: 74
Kurrichane Buttonquail - Page: 76
Double-banded Sandgrouse - Page: 76
Common Quail - Page: 76
Harlequin Quail - Page: 76
Red-chested Flufftail - Page: 78
Baillons Crake - Page: 78
African Rail - Page: 78
Black Crake - Page: 78
African Crake - Page: 78
Buff-spotted Flufftail - Page: 78
Corn Crake - Page: 78
African Purple Swamphen - Page: 80
Common Moorhen - Page: 80
Allens Gallinule - Page: 80
Red-knobbed Coot - Page: 80
Lesser Moorhen - Page: 80
Crested Guineafowl - Page: 82
Denhams Bustard - Page: 82
Helmeted Guineafowl - Page: 82
Kori Bustard - Page: 82
Red-crested Korhaan - Page: 82
Black-bellied Bustard - Page: 82
Kittlitzs Plover - Page: 84
Three-banded Plover - Page: 84
Little Ringed Plover - Page: 84
Chestnut-banded Plover - Page: 84
White-fronted Plover - Page: 84
Caspian Plover - Page: 84
Blacksmith Lapwing - Page: 86
Senegal Lapwing - Page: 86
White-crowned Lapwing - Page: 86
Crowned Lapwing - Page: 86
African Wattled Lapwing - Page: 86
Ruff - Page: 88
Wood Sandpiper - Page: 88
Green Sandpiper - Page: 88
Common Greenshank - Page: 88
Marsh Sandpiper - Page: 88
Dunlin - Page: 90
Ruddy Turnstone - Page: 90
Sanderling - Page: 90
Little Stint - Page: 90
Curlew Sandpiper - Page: 90
Common Sandpiper - Page: 90
African Snipe - Page: 92
Water Thick-knee - Page: 92
Spotted Thick-knee - Page: 92
Greater Painted-snipe - Page: 92
Burchells Courser - Page: 94
Three-banded Courser - Page: 94
Collared Pratincole - Page: 94
Bronze-winged Courser - Page: 94
Temmincks Courser - Page: 94
Grey-headed Gull - Page: 96
White-winged Tern - Page: 96
Whiskered Tern - Page: 96
Sooty Tern - Page: 98
Black-winged Stilt - Page: 98
Pied Avocet - Page: 98
Parasitic Jaeger - Page: 98
Laughing Dove - Page: 100
Blue-spotted Wood-Dove - Page: 100
Red-eyed Dove - Page: 100
Cape Turtle-Dove - Page: 100
African Mourning Dove - Page: 100
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove - Page: 100
Namaqua Dove - Page: 102
Tambourine Dove - Page: 102
Lemon Dove - Page: 102
Speckled Pigeon - Page: 102
African Green-Pigeon - Page: 102
Cape Parrot - Page: 104
Grey Go-away-bird - Page: 104
Burchells Coucal - Page: 104
Brown-headed Parrot - Page: 104
Black Coucal - Page: 104
Purple-crested Turaco - Page: 104
Red-chested Cuckoo - Page: 106
Common Cuckoo - Page: 106
Diderick Cuckoo - Page: 106
Klaass Cuckoo - Page: 106
African Cuckoo - Page: 106
Thick-billed Cuckoo - Page: 108
Black Cuckoo - Page: 108
Great Spotted Cuckoo - Page: 108
Levaillants Cuckoo - Page: 108
Jacobin Cuckoo - Page: 108
Spotted Eagle-Owl - Page: 110
Verreauxs Eagle-Owl - Page: 110
African Grass-Owl - Page: 110
Pels Fishing-Owl - Page: 110
Barn Owl - Page: 110
African Scops-Owl - Page: 112
African Barred Owlet - Page: 112
Southern White-faced Scops-Owl - Page: 112
Marsh Owl - Page: 112
Pearl-spotted Owlet - Page: 112
African Wood-Owl - Page: 112
Square-tailed Nightjar - Page: 114
Fiery-necked Nightjar - Page: 114
European Nightjar - Page: 114
Pennant-winged Nightjar - Page: 114
Rufous-cheeked Nightjar - Page: 114
Freckled Nightjar - Page: 114
Common Swift - Page: 116
Horus Swift - Page: 116
Little Swift - Page: 116
African Black Swift - Page: 116
White-rumped Swift - Page: 116
Mottled Spinetail - Page: 118
Böhms Spinetail - Page: 118
Alpine Swift - Page: 118
African Palm-Swift - Page: 118
Common Scimitarbill - Page: 120
African Hoopoe - Page: 120
Red-faced Mousebird - Page: 120
Speckled Mousebird - Page: 120
Narina Trogon - Page: 120
Green Wood-Hoopoe - Page: 120
Half-collared Kingfisher - Page: 122
African Pygmy-Kingfisher - Page: 122
Pied Kingfisher - Page: 122
Giant Kingfisher - Page: 122
Malachite Kingfisher - Page: 122
Brown-hooded Kingfisher - Page: 124
Grey-headed Kingfisher - Page: 124
Striped Kingfisher - Page: 124
Woodland Kingfisher - Page: 124
European Bee-eater - Page: 126
White-fronted Bee-eater - Page: 126
Southern Carmine Bee-eater - Page: 126
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater - Page: 126
Little Bee-eater - Page: 126
Broad-billed Roller - Page: 128
Lilac-breasted Roller - Page: 128
European Roller - Page: 128
Purple Roller - Page: 128
Racket-tailed Roller - Page: 128
Trumpeter Hornbill - Page: 130
Crowned Hornbill - Page: 130
African Grey Hornbill - Page: 130
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill - Page: 130
Red-billed Hornbill - Page: 130
Acacia Pied Barbet - Page: 132
Black-collared Barbet - Page: 132
Crested Barbet - Page: 132
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird - Page: 132
Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird - Page: 132
Brown-backed Honeybird - Page: 134
Greater Honeyguide - Page: 134
Scaly-throated Honeyguide - Page: 134
Lesser Honeyguide - Page: 134
Golden-tailed Woodpecker - Page: 136
Red-throated Wryneck - Page: 136
Cardinal Woodpecker - Page: 136
Bennetts Woodpecker - Page: 136
Bearded Woodpecker - Page: 136
Sabota Lark - Page: 138
Monotonous Lark - Page: 138
Flappet Lark - Page: 138
Red-capped Lark - Page: 138
Fawn-coloured Lark - Page: 138
Rufous-naped Lark - Page: 140
Dusky Lark - Page: 140
Striped Pipit - Page: 140
Chestnut-backed Sparrowlark - Page: 140
Yellow-throated Longclaw - Page: 140
Mosque Swallow - Page: 142
Red-breasted Swallow - Page: 142
Greater Striped Swallow - Page: 142
Lesser Striped Swallow - Page: 142
Barn Swallow - Page: 144
Grey-rumped Swallow - Page: 144
Wire-tailed Swallow - Page: 144
Black Saw-wing - Page: 144
White-throated Swallow - Page: 144
Pearl-breasted Swallow - Page: 144
Rock Martin - Page: 146
Common House-Martin - Page: 146
Brown-throated Martin - Page: 146
Banded Martin - Page: 146
Sand Martin - Page: 146
Southern Black Flycatcher - Page: 148
Fork-tailed Drongo - Page: 148
Ashy Tit - Page: 148
White-breasted Cuckooshrike - Page: 148
Black Cuckooshrike - Page: 148
Grey Cuckooshrike - Page: 148
African Golden Oriole - Page: 150
Eurasian Golden Oriole - Page: 150
Black-headed Oriole - Page: 150
White-necked Raven - Page: 152
Common Ostrich - Page: 152
Secretarybird - Page: 152
Pied Crow - Page: 152
Cape Crow - Page: 152
Southern Ground-Hornbill - Page: 152
Sombre Greenbul - Page: 154
Yellow-bellied Greenbul - Page: 154
Terrestrial Brownbul - Page: 154
Dark-capped Bulbul - Page: 154
Eastern Nicator - Page: 154
Arrow-marked Babbler - Page: 156
Kurrichane Thrush - Page: 156
Groundscraper Thrush - Page: 156
Familiar Chat - Page: 156
Mocking Cliff-Chat - Page: 156
Mountain Wheatear - Page: 158
African Stonechat - Page: 158
Capped Wheatear - Page: 158
Arnots Chat - Page: 158
Southern Black Tit - Page: 158
White-throated Robin-Chat - Page: 160
White-browed Robin-Chat - Page: 160
Cape Robin-Chat - Page: 160
Red-capped Robin-Chat - Page: 160
White-browed Scrub-Robin - Page: 162
Bearded Scrub-Robin - Page: 162
Brown Scrub-Robin - Page: 162
Olive-tree Warbler - Page: 164
Garden Warbler - Page: 164
Icterine Warbler - Page: 164
Willow Warbler - Page: 164
Thrush Nightingale - Page: 164
Dark-capped Yellow Warbler - Page: 166
Burnt-necked Eremomela - Page: 166
Grey Penduline-Tit - Page: 166
Yellow-bellied Eremomela - Page: 166
Green-capped Eremomela - Page: 166
Marsh Warbler - Page: 168
Lesser Swamp-Warbler - Page: 168
Little Rush-Warbler - Page: 168
Great Reed-Warbler - Page: 168
Broad-tailed Warbler - Page: 168
African Reed-Warbler - Page: 168
Sedge Warbler - Page: 168
Green-backed Camaroptera - Page: 170
Yellow-breasted Apalis - Page: 170
Long-billed Crombec - Page: 170
Stierlings Wren-Warbler - Page: 170
Desert Cisticola - Page: 172
Zitting Cisticola - Page: 172
Cloud Cisticola - Page: 172
Rufous-winged Cisticola - Page: 172
Wing-snapping Cisticola - Page: 172
Levaillants Cisticola - Page: 172
Rattling Cisticola - Page: 174
Black-chested Prinia - Page: 174
Croaking Cisticola - Page: 174
Tawny-flanked Prinia - Page: 174
Red-faced Cisticola - Page: 174
Ashy Flycatcher - Page: 176
Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler - Page: 176
Neddicky - Page: 176
Grey Tit-Flycatcher - Page: 176
Pale Flycatcher - Page: 178
Southern Hyliota - Page: 178
Spotted Flycatcher - Page: 178
Marico Flycatcher - Page: 178
African Dusky Flycatcher - Page: 178
Fairy Flycatcher - Page: 178
African Paradise-Flycatcher - Page: 180
Blue-mantled Crested-Flycatcher - Page: 180
Black-throated Wattle-eye - Page: 180
Chinspot Batis - Page: 180
Yellow Wagtail - Page: 182
Cape Wagtail - Page: 182
African Pied Wagtail - Page: 182
Mountain Wagtail - Page: 182
Buffy Pipit - Page: 184
Bushveld Pipit - Page: 184
African Pipit - Page: 184
Plain-backed Pipit - Page: 184
Long-billed Pipit - Page: 184
Fiscal Flycatcher - Page: 186
Southern Boubou - Page: 186
Tropical Boubou - Page: 186
Black-backed Puffback - Page: 186
Common Fiscal - Page: 186
Southern White-crowned Shrike - Page: 188
Brubru - Page: 188
Magpie Shrike - Page: 188
Red-backed Shrike - Page: 188
Lesser Grey Shrike - Page: 188
Orange-breasted Bush-Shrike - Page: 190
Grey-headed Bush-Shrike - Page: 190
Crimson-breasted Shrike - Page: 190
Gorgeous Bush-Shrike - Page: 190
Brown-crowned Tchagra - Page: 192
Olive Bush-Shrike - Page: 192
White-crested Helmet-Shrike - Page: 192
Retzs Helmet-Shrike - Page: 192
Black-crowned Tchagra - Page: 192
Black-bellied Starling - Page: 194
Cape Glossy Starling - Page: 194
Mevess Starling - Page: 194
Greater Blue-eared Starling - Page: 194
Burchells Starling - Page: 194
Wattled Starling - Page: 196
Red-winged Starling - Page: 196
Yellow-billed Oxpecker - Page: 196
Red-billed Oxpecker - Page: 196
Violet-backed Starling - Page: 196
Amethyst Sunbird - Page: 198
Scarlet-chested Sunbird - Page: 198
White-bellied Sunbird - Page: 198
Purple-banded Sunbird - Page: 200
Marico Sunbird - Page: 200
Yellow-throated Petronia - Page: 202
Collared Sunbird - Page: 202
Southern Grey-headed Sparrow - Page: 202
Cape White-eye - Page: 202
African Yellow White-eye - Page: 202
Red-billed Buffalo-Weaver - Page: 204
Red-billed Quelea - Page: 204
House Sparrow - Page: 204
Spectacled Weaver - Page: 206
Yellow Weaver - Page: 206
Golden Weaver - Page: 206
Lesser Masked-Weaver - Page: 208
Southern Masked-Weaver - Page: 208
Village Weaver - Page: 208
Thick-billed Weaver - Page: 210
Red-headed Weaver - Page: 210
Red-collared Widowbird - Page: 212
Fan-tailed Widowbird - Page: 212
White-winged Widowbird - Page: 212
Southern Red Bishop - Page: 214
Yellow-crowned Bishop - Page: 214
Green-winged Pytilia - Page: 216
Pink-throated Twinspot - Page: 216
Green Twinspot - Page: 216
Cuckoo Finch - Page: 216
Red-billed Firefinch - Page: 218
Jamesons Firefinch - Page: 218
African Firefinch - Page: 218
Violet-eared Waxbill - Page: 220
Blue Waxbill - Page: 220
Grey Waxbill - Page: 220
Common Waxbill - Page: 220
Red-backed Mannikin - Page: 222
Bronze Mannikin - Page: 222
Orange-breasted Waxbill - Page: 222
Cut-throat Finch - Page: 222
Pin-tailed Whydah - Page: 224
Purple Indigobird - Page: 224
Shaft-tailed Whydah - Page: 224
Village Indigobird - Page: 224
Long-tailed Paradise-Whydah - Page: 224
Dusky Indigobird - Page: 224
Cape Canary - Page: 226
Brimstone Canary - Page: 226
Yellow-fronted Canary - Page: 226
Swee Waxbill - Page: 226
Streaky-headed Seedeater - Page: 226
Lemon-breasted Canary - Page: 228
Lark-like Bunting - Page: 228
Cape Bunting - Page: 228
Golden-breasted Bunting - Page: 228
Black-throated Canary - Page: 228
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting - Page: 228

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