Hans Merensky Nature Reserve

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Location code: 23423040
Province: Limpopo (prev NP)
Biome: Savanna
Southern African Birding

  Monthly breakdown of cards Total
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Cards per month 5 5 4 3 4 9 5 4 5 7 5 2 58
No of Species 157 174 163 112 120 147 125 126 144 143 134 84 265
No of Breeding Species 7 6 2 3 7 5 0 3 10 5 9 8 33

Breeding indicator key
    No breeding data     Possible or Probable breeding     Confirmed breeding

Species Monthly reporting rate (RR %) Total
RR %
Cards
at site
Cards
with
spp
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Little Grebe
  Tachybaptus ruficollis
60807567755640100202960100595834
White-breasted Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax carbo
20006725110001420012587
Reed Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax africanus
4080506775564050407180100605835
African Darter
  Anhinga rufa
802025337533205040298050435825
Grey Heron
  Ardea cinerea
8080753375446025202980100555832
Black-headed Heron
  Ardea melanocephala
02025335011400400050195811
Goliath Heron
  Ardea goliath
4000000400201405012587
Purple Heron
  Ardea purpurea
00033000000002581
Great Egret
  Egretta alba
002533250050004010016589
Little Egret
  Egretta garzetta
0000000250020505583
Cattle Egret
  Bubulcus ibis
20207567502240250000245814
Green-backed Heron
  Butorides striata
606050671003305020438050485828
Dwarf Bittern
  Ixobrychus sturmii
02000000000002581
Hamerkop
  Scopus umbretta
608075671006740252014200485828
Marabou Stork
  Leptoptilos crumeniferus
60605067252280502002050385822
African Openbill
  Anastomus lamelligerus
20200332522050029400215812
Saddle-billed Stork
  Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
20200002200002009585
Yellow-billed Stork
  Mycteria ibis
000000004000505583
Woolly-necked Stork
  Ciconia episcopus
0202533022002000010586
Black Stork
  Ciconia nigra
202000000000003582
White Stork
  Ciconia ciconia
20000000000002581
African Sacred Ibis
  Threskiornis aethiopicus
00000220000003582
Hadeda Ibis
  Bostrychia hagedash
20050025440254014400245814
African Spoonbill
  Platalea alba
602000503360020430100315818
Spur-winged Goose
  Plectropterus gambensis
20000000000002581
Egyptian Goose
  Alopochen aegyptiacus
806025677589201008043100100695840
Comb Duck
  Sarkidiornis melanotos
40402533251100000014588
African Pygmy-Goose
  Nettapus auritus
00002500000002581
African Black Duck
  Anas sparsa
802000004002000014588
White-faced Duck
  Dendrocygna viduata
601005067253320754057100100575833
Secretarybird
  Sagittarius serpentarius
000000400002005583
Cape Vulture
  Gyps coprotheres
2000000025014005583
White-backed Vulture
  Gyps africanus
20050000205020290016589
Lappet-faced Vulture
  Torgos tracheliotus
20000000252014007584
Hooded Vulture
  Necrosyrtes monachus
2000000025014005583
Lanner Falcon
  Falco biarmicus
00000000200002581
Amur Falcon
  Falco amurensis
200250000000003582
African Cuckoo Hawk
  Aviceda cuculoides
00000110000002581
Yellow-billed Kite
  Milvus aegyptius
606075000006014050245814
Black-shouldered Kite
  Elanus caeruleus
20602502533207560142050335819
Tawny Eagle
  Aquila rapax
4020500000000009585
Steppe Eagle
  Aquila nipalensis
00000000014002581
Wahlberg's Eagle
  Aquila wahlbergi
408050000025604320100315818
African Hawk-Eagle
  Aquila spilogaster
000001140000605012587
Martial Eagle
  Polemaetus bellicosus
20202500220040040016589
Lizard Buzzard
  Kaupifalco monogrammicus
602025335056025043200315818
Brown Snake-Eagle
  Circaetus cinereus
4060753325566050201440100455826
Black-chested Snake-Eagle
  Circaetus pectoralis
0205000110000007584
African Fish-Eagle
  Haliaeetus vocifer
80407510075674010020438050625836
Bateleur
  Terathopius ecaudatus
4040500501102520000195811
Steppe Buzzard
  Buteo vulpinus
806025330000002050195811
Ovambo Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter ovampensis
00033000000002581
Little Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter minullus
602000011025000010586
African Goshawk
  Accipiter tachiro
0025025000200005583
Shikra
  Accipiter badius
202025332511605020000215812
Gabar Goshawk
  Melierax gabar
4020500501102500600215812
Dark Chanting Goshawk
  Melierax metabates
6040253350228050002050335819
African Harrier-Hawk
  Polyboroides typus
80400671002220502029400385822
Coqui Francolin
  Peliperdix coqui
00033250002002007584
Crested Francolin
  Dendroperdix sephaena
4060100100756720502057400535831
Natal Spurfowl
  Pternistis natalensis
6060256750788050204380100595834
Swainson's Spurfowl
  Pternistis swainsonii
00000110000002581
Common Quail
  Coturnix coturnix
00000110000002581
Helmeted Guineafowl
  Numida meleagris
10080501001005620508071100100725842
Kurrichane Buttonquail
  Turnix sylvaticus
200250000000003582
Black Crake
  Amaurornis flavirostris
206003325005040000175810
Common Moorhen
  Gallinula chloropus
00000000400003582
Red-crested Korhaan
  Lophotis ruficrista
402006775040502014200265815
Black-bellied Bustard
  Lissotis melanogaster
4020000020001460014588
African Jacana
  Actophilornis africanus
000050224025000012587
Three-banded Plover
  Charadrius tricollaris
606025100503380758029100100605835
Crowned Lapwing
  Vanellus coronatus
2002500000014005583
Blacksmith Lapwing
  Vanellus armatus
6080751001007880504043100100725842
Curlew Sandpiper
  Calidris ferruginea
02000000000002581
Little Stint
  Calidris minuta
20000000000002581
Ruff
  Philomachus pugnax
402000002000060012587
Common Sandpiper
  Actitis hypoleucos
606000000250144050195811
Marsh Sandpiper
  Tringa stagnatilis
60000000001440010586
Common Greenshank
  Tringa nebularia
4040250250025401480100285816
Wood Sandpiper
  Tringa glareola
8080753325000802960100415824
Water Thick-knee
  Burhinus vermiculatus
600000110254029600215812
Spotted Thick-knee
  Burhinus capensis
000000025400005583
Bronze-winged Courser
  Rhinoptilus chalcopterus
200002500000003582
Double-banded Sandgrouse
  Pterocles bicinctus
020002500252014009585
Speckled Pigeon
  Columba guinea
000000002029005583
Red-eyed Dove
  Streptopelia semitorquata
100100100100100100801008057100100915853
African Mourning Dove
  Streptopelia decipiens
00250000000002581
Cape Turtle-Dove
  Streptopelia capicola
100100751001006780751008680100865850
Laughing Dove
  Streptopelia senegalensis
1001001001001001001001008071100100955855
Namaqua Dove
  Oena capensis
2020250011025029205016589
Tambourine Dove
  Turtur tympanistria
404025000200000010586
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove
  Turtur chalcospilos
100100100100100891001008071100100935854
African Green-Pigeon
  Treron calvus
8010010010010056601008071100100835848
Brown-headed Parrot
  Poicephalus cryptoxanthus
040000002500005583
Purple-crested Turaco
  Gallirex porphyreolophus
6010010010050784075205780100695840
Grey Go-away-bird
  Corythaixoides concolor
60805010010089801004043100100765844
African Cuckoo
  Cuculus gularis
40200000000080012587
Red-chested Cuckoo
  Cuculus solitarius
202000000004310050195811
Levaillant's Cuckoo
  Clamator levaillantii
0202502500000005583
Jacobin Cuckoo
  Clamator jacobinus
60205000000014100100245814
Klaas's Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx klaas
020250000060571000245814
Diderick Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx caprius
1006025000004043100100365821
Barn Owl
  Tyto alba
20405067504420502029400365821
African Scops-Owl
  Otus senegalensis
0202500020250040010586
Southern White-faced Scops-Owl
  Ptilopsus granti
00253302202500009585
Pearl-spotted Owlet
  Glaucidium perlatum
02025025005000009585
Spotted Eagle-Owl
  Bubo africanus
0000011202560430016589
European Nightjar
  Caprimulgus europaeus
020250000000003582
Fiery-necked Nightjar
  Caprimulgus pectoralis
80407510050040756043600485828
African Black Swift
  Apus barbatus
000000200400005583
White-rumped Swift
  Apus caffer
4001000000040140016589
Horus Swift
  Apus horus
002500002500003582
Little Swift
  Apus affinis
4040250000040140014588
Alpine Swift
  Tachymarptis melba
0000002004014007584
African Palm-Swift
  Cypsiurus parvus
606075002280252029600385822
Speckled Mousebird
  Colius striatus
404075670442006029050345820
Red-faced Mousebird
  Urocolius indicus
608010067100336050605710050665838
Pied Kingfisher
  Ceryle rudis
80805010025782025404380100595834
Giant Kingfisher
  Megaceryle maximus
02003302207520148050245814
Half-collared Kingfisher
  Alcedo semitorquata
00000020000002581
Malachite Kingfisher
  Alcedo cristata
0400332500001420010586
African Pygmy-Kingfisher
  Ispidina picta
020000000002003582
Woodland Kingfisher
  Halcyon senegalensis
10010010010000000080100405823
Brown-hooded Kingfisher
  Halcyon albiventris
60402533758960100405710050645837
Striped Kingfisher
  Halcyon chelicuti
20607533252260256029400385822
European Bee-eater
  Merops apiaster
8010010010000000100100100525830
Southern Carmine Bee-eater
  Merops nubicoides
804050330000000016589
White-fronted Bee-eater
  Merops bullockoides
002500110000003582
Little Bee-eater
  Merops pusillus
0025000050000507584
European Roller
  Coracias garrulus
40407567000020000175810
Lilac-breasted Roller
  Coracias caudatus
2040751007533405080576050535831
Purple Roller
  Coracias naevius
600253350224002014200245814
African Hoopoe
  Upupa africana
808075100751001001008071100100885851
Green Wood-Hoopoe
  Phoeniculus purpureus
10010075100100891001008071100100915853
Common Scimitarbill
  Rhinopomastus cyanomelas
2002533501120752014400245814
Trumpeter Hornbill
  Bycanistes bucinator
00250000000002581
African Grey Hornbill
  Tockus nasutus
802025100757840758057800625836
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill
  Tockus leucomelas
100801001001001001001008071100100935854
Southern Ground-Hornbill
  Bucorvus leadbeateri
00250000000002581
Black-collared Barbet
  Lybius torquatus
80100751007510010010080718050865850
Acacia Pied Barbet
  Tricholaema leucomelas
000000004014005583
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird
  Pogoniulus chrysoconus
0200332522000290012587
Crested Barbet
  Trachyphonus vaillantii
10010010010010078100758071600835848
Greater Honeyguide
  Indicator indicator
400500022405060438050365821
Lesser Honeyguide
  Indicator minor
040000000014005583
Brown-backed Honeybird
  Prodotiscus regulus
02000000000002581
Bennett's Woodpecker
  Campethera bennettii
2040250251120250140016589
Golden-tailed Woodpecker
  Campethera abingoni
80605067254440504014200415824
Cardinal Woodpecker
  Dendropicos fuscescens
040753350560506043400405823
Bearded Woodpecker
  Dendropicos namaquus
02003325332006029200225813
Monotonous Lark
  Mirafra passerina
02000000000002581
Rufous-naped Lark
  Mirafra africana
00250000000002581
Sabota Lark
  Calendulauda sabota
20200025112000140010586
Dusky Lark
  Pinarocorys nigricans
20000000000002581
Barn Swallow
  Hirundo rustica
8080100100250004014400365821
Wire-tailed Swallow
  Hirundo smithii
020256725220508002050265815
Pearl-breasted Swallow
  Hirundo dimidiata
00250000000002581
Red-breasted Swallow
  Hirundo semirufa
8080750002025804360100435825
Lesser Striped Swallow
  Hirundo abyssinica
10010010067252280100407160100675839
Common House-Martin
  Delichon urbicum
020500000000005583
Black Cuckooshrike
  Campephaga flava
20407502522000144050225813
White-breasted Cuckooshrike
  Coracina pectoralis
20000252202520290014588
Fork-tailed Drongo
  Dicrurus adsimilis
1001001001001001001001008071100100955855
Black-headed Oriole
  Oriolus larvatus
80100100100751001001008071100100915853
Pied Crow
  Corvus albus
002533755660100400200345820
Southern Black Tit
  Parus niger
1008050677567100100807110050795846
Grey Penduline-Tit
  Anthoscopus caroli
20000000000002581
Arrow-marked Babbler
  Turdoides jardineii
60805010010056100758029800675839
Dark-capped Bulbul
  Pycnonotus tricolor
801001001001001001001008057100100915853
Terrestrial Brownbul
  Phyllastrephus terrestris
020250000000003582
Sombre Greenbul
  Andropadus importunus
20025001100200007584
Kurrichane Thrush
  Turdus libonyanus
1001001001001001001001004057100100905852
Groundscraper Thrush
  Psophocichla litsipsirupa
0400670114002000014588
Familiar Chat
  Cercomela familiaris
000000002014003582
Arnot's Chat
  Myrmecocichla arnoti
4060506775338075202910050535831
Red-capped Robin-Chat
  Cossypha natalensis
000001120000003582
White-browed Robin-Chat
  Cossypha heuglini
020500033000140012587
White-throated Robin-Chat
  Cossypha humeralis
2020250022200000010586
White-browed Scrub-Robin
  Cercotrichas leucophrys
100605033253320756057800525830
Icterine Warbler
  Hippolais icterina
00000000014002581
Willow Warbler
  Phylloscopus trochilus
2040250000000007584
Yellow-bellied Eremomela
  Eremomela icteropygialis
00000110000002581
Burnt-necked Eremomela
  Eremomela usticollis
00250000000002581
Stierling's Wren-Warbler
  Calamonastes stierlingi
20807500110000050175810
Long-billed Crombec
  Sylvietta rufescens
0805033254460506043600455826
Bar-throated Apalis
  Apalis thoracica
200000000002003582
Yellow-breasted Apalis
  Apalis flavida
02000044200000010586
Green-backed Camaroptera
  Camaroptera brachyura
00000110000002581
Grey-backed Camaroptera
  Camaroptera brevicaudata
00000000200002581
Zitting Cisticola
  Cisticola juncidis
00250000000002581
Neddicky
  Cisticola fulvicapilla
04000011202500009585
Rattling Cisticola
  Cisticola chiniana
20202500020040140012587
Red-faced Cisticola
  Cisticola erythrops
0402500110000007584
Tawny-flanked Prinia
  Prinia subflava
10080100100755680758057100100795846
Spotted Flycatcher
  Muscicapa striata
40801000000250000195811
African Dusky Flycatcher
  Muscicapa adusta
6040253325222025200200245814
Ashy Flycatcher
  Muscicapa caerulescens
02050001120000009585
Grey Tit-Flycatcher
  Myioparus plumbeus
040000000200005583
Pale Flycatcher
  Bradornis pallidus
00000020254002009585
Southern Black Flycatcher
  Melaenornis pammelaina
406050672511402520148050365821
Chinspot Batis
  Batis molitor
808050100501001007580574050745843
African Paradise-Flycatcher
  Terpsiphone viridis
100100751000000057100100475827
African Pied Wagtail
  Motacilla aguimp
602025330332050205780100405823
Cape Wagtail
  Motacilla capensis
00000000029003582
African Pipit
  Anthus cinnamomeus
002500020000003582
Bushveld Pipit
  Anthus caffer
020002511000060010586
Lesser Grey Shrike
  Lanius minor
00000020000002581
Common Fiscal
  Lanius collaris
000000004043009585
Red-backed Shrike
  Lanius collurio
60607500000000016589
Southern Boubou
  Laniarius ferrugineus
20025001120040140012587
Black-backed Puffback
  Dryoscopus cubla
801007510010089100100807110050885851
Brown-crowned Tchagra
  Tchagra australis
02000501120506043400265815
Black-crowned Tchagra
  Tchagra senegalus
408010067753360752043200505829
Orange-breasted Bush-Shrike
  Telophorus sulfureopectus
020250011202501420012587
Grey-headed Bush-Shrike
  Malaconotus blanchoti
1001007510075786010040711000785845
Magpie Shrike
  Corvinella melanoleuca
00000000400003582
White-crested Helmet-Shrike
  Prionops plumatus
8080100100100100601008057100100865850
Retz's Helmet-Shrike
  Prionops retzii
402050332556201006057200435825
Southern White-crowned Shrike
  Eurocephalus anguitimens
00033000000002581
Brubru
  Nilaus afer
20402533501120506014600315818
Wattled Starling
  Creatophora cinerea
002502500000003582
Violet-backed Starling
  Cinnyricinclus leucogaster
80801006725000014100100405823
Cape Glossy Starling
  Lamprotornis nitens
2040033503320254029200285816
Greater Blue-eared Starling
  Lamprotornis chalybaeus
6060756775788075807180100745843
Red-billed Oxpecker
  Buphagus erythrorhynchus
20202500020250430014588
White-bellied Sunbird
  Cinnyris talatala
602050337522401002057800475827
Collared Sunbird
  Hedydipna collaris
0200003340020140014588
Amethyst Sunbird
  Chalcomitra amethystina
0200000000142005583
Scarlet-chested Sunbird
  Chalcomitra senegalensis
04050671005680502014600455826
Red-billed Buffalo-Weaver
  Bubalornis niger
4020250000000805016589
House Sparrow
  Passer domesticus
000025000600007584
Yellow-throated Petronia
  Petronia superciliaris
02000011200014007584
Spectacled Weaver
  Ploceus ocularis
040250033004000014588
Lesser Masked-Weaver
  Ploceus intermedius
0025000025401440012587
Red-headed Weaver
  Anaplectes melanops
1000002522407580431000435825
Village Weaver
  Ploceus cucullatus
402000011202580438050315818
Southern Masked-Weaver
  Ploceus velatus
40400001120040578050295817
Thick-billed Weaver
  Amblyospiza albifrons
020000000002003582
Red-billed Quelea
  Quelea quelea
200033250202540146050215812
White-winged Widowbird
  Euplectes albonotatus
20202500020000007584
Cut-throat Finch
  Amadina fasciata
2020253325222000020016589
Bronze Mannikin
  Spermestes cucullatus
0025330110000005583
Green-winged Pytilia
  Pytilia melba
0003302200400009585
African Firefinch
  Lagonosticta rubricata
4040251005044025200050295817
Jameson's Firefinch
  Lagonosticta rhodopareia
04003325222000140014588
Red-billed Firefinch
  Lagonosticta senegala
0000056000140010586
Blue Waxbill
  Uraeginthus angolensis
1001001001001001001001008071100100955855
Common Waxbill
  Estrilda astrild
40402505022200400200225813
Pin-tailed Whydah
  Vidua macroura
00250000254002009585
Dusky Indigobird
  Vidua funerea
00500000000003582
Village Indigobird
  Vidua chalybeata
4020250000000007584
Long-tailed Paradise-Whydah
  Vidua paradisaea
040250000000005583
Yellow-fronted Canary
  Crithagra mozambicus
608010067100898050807110050795846
Streaky-headed Seedeater
  Crithagra gularis
0025675006050204300245814
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
  Emberiza tahapisi
60400025000000010586
Golden-breasted Bunting
  Emberiza flaviventris
80100753375678075804340100695840
Cape White-eye
  Zosterops virens
00000110000002581
Red-billed Hornbill
  Tockus erythrorhynchus
00000110000002581
Burchell's Coucal
  Centropus burchelli
00000110000002581
Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
  Passer diffusus
000001100200003582