Olifantsvlei Nature Reserve

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Location code: 25522815
Province: Gauteng
Biome: Grassland

  Monthly breakdown of cards Total
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Cards per month 12 16 8 13 14 15 16 16 10 14 19 21 174
No of Species 158 179 142 149 139 123 136 138 130 167 163 178 233
No of Breeding Species 25 34 17 19 12 15 10 25 18 28 34 34 79

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
Great Crested Grebe
  Podiceps cristatus
83801577601075241117420
Black-necked Grebe
  Podiceps nigricollis
060807600701041747
Little Grebe
  Tachybaptus ruficollis
928188929367889410071848686174149
White-breasted Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax carbo
3344504636273119304342483717465
Reed Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax africanus
100947577718063818079848180174140
African Darter
  Anhinga rufa
04425232101313201421291917433
Grey Heron
  Ardea cinerea
1731256250603863507168434917486
Black-headed Heron
  Ardea melanocephala
75888892938781949071897184174147
Goliath Heron
  Ardea goliath
423113311472513202126142117437
Purple Heron
  Ardea purpurea
4231382329472538404347483817466
Great Egret
  Egretta alba
000007000215031745
Little Egret
  Egretta garzetta
5050388001350404347383217455
Yellow-billed Egret
  Egretta intermedia
8613800613301421101017418
Cattle Egret
  Bubulcus ibis
100941008510080889410086799591174158
Squacco Heron
  Ardeola ralloides
585013800625305063573217456
Black Heron
  Egretta ardesiaca
583838151400601421291917433
Little Bittern
  Ixobrychus minutus
17130070060141624917416
Black-crowned Night-Heron
  Nycticorax nycticorax
33380014006204358522517443
Hamerkop
  Scopus umbretta
025130771960716101017417
Yellow-billed Stork
  Mycteria ibis
00000000005011741
Abdim's Stork
  Ciconia abdimii
502513000000005717412
White Stork
  Ciconia ciconia
253825821006021051117420
African Sacred Ibis
  Threskiornis aethiopicus
8381100921007375949071849086174149
Glossy Ibis
  Plegadis falcinellus
5056387736273844506453625017487
Hadeda Ibis
  Bostrychia hagedash
678175851008763817071746276174132
African Spoonbill
  Platalea alba
2513133171475031503642524017469
Greater Flamingo
  Phoenicopterus ruber
0250871361310145191117419
Lesser Flamingo
  Phoenicopterus minor
06000000000011741
Spur-winged Goose
  Plectropterus gambensis
92752577505350697057684361174106
Egyptian Goose
  Alopochen aegyptiacus
4256386943333131306442434417476
South African Shelduck
  Tadorna cana
25311331142019610211151717429
Comb Duck
  Sarkidiornis melanotos
000150000070021743
Northern Shoveler
  Anas clypeata
000000001070011742
Cape Shoveler
  Anas smithii
42753869576063759079686266174114
African Black Duck
  Anas sparsa
82508076007019717413
Yellow-billed Duck
  Anas undulata
100941009210080889410086798690174157
Red-billed Teal
  Anas erythrorhyncha
10094887710080889410086897689174154
Cape Teal
  Anas capensis
1738382314603844205032243317458
Hottentot Teal
  Anas hottentota
6781506957534438605053385417494
White-faced Duck
  Dendrocygna viduata
3369506250403831405753484817483
Fulvous Duck
  Dendrocygna bicolor
0561323776003616241717429
Southern Pochard
  Netta erythrophthalma
758175697947567510071687171174124
Maccoa Duck
  Oxyura maccoa
2544504636203119403616383217456
White-backed Duck
  Thalassornis leuconotus
00080700102101451749
Secretarybird
  Sagittarius serpentarius
000000196005031745
Cape Vulture
  Gyps coprotheres
00000000070011741
Lanner Falcon
  Falco biarmicus
000001366070031745
Amur Falcon
  Falco amurensis
01913800000001451748
Red-footed Falcon
  Falco vespertinus
001300000000011741
Greater Kestrel
  Falco rupicoloides
06015140130000041747
Rock Kestrel
  Falco rupicolus
000877131910005617410
Lesser Kestrel
  Falco naumanni
01313000000016031746
Black Kite
  Milvus migrans
84400000000115617411
Yellow-billed Kite
  Milvus aegyptius
860000000011021744
Black-shouldered Kite
  Elanus caeruleus
42566346645375817050534357174100
Black-chested Snake-Eagle
  Circaetus pectoralis
06000000000011741
African Fish-Eagle
  Haliaeetus vocifer
0130014000070031745
Jackal Buzzard
  Buteo rufofuscus
06000000000011741
Steppe Buzzard
  Buteo vulpinus
336913000000016291417425
Ovambo Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter ovampensis
00000000070011741
Black Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter melanoleucus
00007000000011741
Southern Pale Chanting Goshawk
  Melierax canorus
00000700000011741
African Marsh-Harrier
  Circus ranivorus
5031633843535675606453435217490
Red-winged Francolin
  Scleroptila levaillantii
00000060000011741
Orange River Francolin
  Scleroptila levaillantoides
8191315776601405817414
Swainson's Spurfowl
  Pternistis swainsonii
1750385421131925406453483717465
Common Quail
  Coturnix coturnix
00080000000011741
Helmeted Guineafowl
  Numida meleagris
5050256236405038607163575117489
African Rail
  Rallus caerulescens
5856633879405656307158435417494
Baillon's Crake
  Porzana pusilla
86007000000021743
Black Crake
  Amaurornis flavirostris
4256883843676969406447335317493
African Purple Swamphen
  Porphyrio madagascariensis
67816362796056567050686264174112
Common Moorhen
  Gallinula chloropus
839410085938088889079799087174151
Red-knobbed Coot
  Fulica cristata
100941009210087949410079799091174159
White-bellied Korhaan
  Eupodotis senegalensis
001300000005011742
African Jacana
  Actophilornis africanus
00000000005511742
Greater Painted-snipe
  Rostratula benghalensis
06000000000511742
Common Ringed Plover
  Charadrius hiaticula
001300000000011741
Kittlitz's Plover
  Charadrius pecuarius
00000006070011742
Three-banded Plover
  Charadrius tricollaris
33566354716069887064744362174108
Crowned Lapwing
  Vanellus coronatus
2544386257535638404321484417476
Blacksmith Lapwing
  Vanellus armatus
1008810092938088889086898689174155
African Wattled Lapwing
  Vanellus senegallus
67756369868063756057686269174120
African Snipe
  Gallinago nigripennis
831383136532581704332334017469
Curlew Sandpiper
  Calidris ferruginea
17442587700202916331717430
Little Stint
  Calidris minuta
335638157006406442482917451
Ruff
  Philomachus pugnax
5081100232176501007989865717499
Common Sandpiper
  Actitis hypoleucos
174438800025104332292117436
Marsh Sandpiper
  Tringa stagnatilis
4256251577019505758573417459
Common Greenshank
  Tringa nebularia
425008147025402942292517443
Wood Sandpiper
  Tringa glareola
8394883821006310079849061174106
Pied Avocet
  Recurvirostra avosetta
176087131931202132191717430
Black-winged Stilt
  Himantopus himantopus
2563503857273838306442484417476
Spotted Thick-knee
  Burhinus capensis
8190157060071114817414
Black-winged Pratincole
  Glareola nordmanni
2561300000000031745
Grey-headed Gull
  Larus cirrocephalus
2550256921203838305037523917468
White-winged Tern
  Chlidonias leucopterus
837563317706305058573917467
Whiskered Tern
  Chlidonias hybrida
000000600001021743
Speckled Pigeon
  Columba guinea
33757577717363387064745263174110
Red-eyed Dove
  Streptopelia semitorquata
3356386236202525304316383417460
Cape Turtle-Dove
  Streptopelia capicola
9294100921008788889086898190174156
Laughing Dove
  Streptopelia senegalensis
100941009210087949410086799092174160
Namaqua Dove
  Oena capensis
8131307136313021001117419
Red-chested Cuckoo
  Cuculus solitarius
800000000501124917415
Jacobin Cuckoo
  Clamator jacobinus
000000000140011742
Diderick Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx caprius
838800700003674863617462
African Grass-Owl
  Tyto capensis
00080000005011742
Marsh Owl
  Asio capensis
00130291325130705917415
Spotted Eagle-Owl
  Bubo africanus
00000706005021743
Common Swift
  Apus apus
025080000000031745
African Black Swift
  Apus barbatus
00000000005011741
White-rumped Swift
  Apus caffer
67948869290025407179905517495
Horus Swift
  Apus horus
001300000000011741
Little Swift
  Apus affinis
17312538140631505016292517443
Alpine Swift
  Tachymarptis melba
06000006000011742
African Palm-Swift
  Cypsiurus parvus
013000060000021743
Speckled Mousebird
  Colius striatus
825000066107519817414
White-backed Mousebird
  Colius colius
013000000000011742
Red-faced Mousebird
  Urocolius indicus
2544133877613202926292217438
Pied Kingfisher
  Ceryle rudis
42443823141325380721292517443
Giant Kingfisher
  Megaceryle maximus
861307061910005617410
Malachite Kingfisher
  Alcedo cristata
172513814132525102126101817431
European Bee-eater
  Merops apiaster
00000000005011741
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater
  Merops persicus
00000000005511742
African Hoopoe
  Upupa africana
171302314131938401416242017434
Green Wood-Hoopoe
  Phoeniculus purpureus
800000600001021744
Black-collared Barbet
  Lybius torquatus
252502371361302911101417424
Acacia Pied Barbet
  Tricholaema leucomelas
01901514136132014501017417
Crested Barbet
  Trachyphonus vaillantii
256338382172525105732573417460
Greater Honeyguide
  Indicator indicator
860000001005021744
Lesser Honeyguide
  Indicator minor
80080060070021744
Cardinal Woodpecker
  Dendropicos fuscescens
0000000010140021743
Red-throated Wryneck
  Jynx ruficollis
0000700191071110617410
Rufous-naped Lark
  Mirafra africana
50632538713256306437573617462
Spike-heeled Lark
  Chersomanes albofasciata
8613152113191310210191317423
Chestnut-backed Sparrowlark
  Eremopterix leucotis
00000760000011742
Red-capped Lark
  Calandrella cinerea
819133150273138304311102517444
Pink-billed Lark
  Spizocorys conirostris
8613157760014010717412
Barn Swallow
  Hirundo rustica
10094100542900005784955217490
White-throated Swallow
  Hirundo albigularis
10094885414067510071899064174112
Red-breasted Swallow
  Hirundo semirufa
00000000005011741
Greater Striped Swallow
  Hirundo cucullata
9294756929000306474624817484
Lesser Striped Swallow
  Hirundo abyssinica
060000060751441747
South African Cliff-Swallow
  Hirundo spilodera
3319131570019301426331817431
Rock Martin
  Hirundo fuligula
061300000000011742
Common House-Martin
  Delichon urbicum
2531015000000019817414
Sand Martin
  Riparia riparia
50382515000002121291717429
Brown-throated Martin
  Riparia paludicola
58817562794069697057746266174115
Banded Martin
  Riparia cincta
583825541400003647382617446
Black-headed Oriole
  Oriolus larvatus
00000006000011741
Pied Crow
  Corvus albus
060821061920295141117419
Cape Crow
  Corvus capensis
000000060001021743
African Red-eyed Bulbul
  Pycnonotus nigricans
06080066005531746
Dark-capped Bulbul
  Pycnonotus tricolor
506363624313443805026434117471
Mountain Wheatear
  Oenanthe monticola
17131381471360210191117419
Capped Wheatear
  Oenanthe pileata
00087131319207115917415
Anteating Chat
  Myrmecocichla formicivora
1725133121760101411191417425
African Stonechat
  Saxicola torquatus
92887592938094889079798186174149
Cape Robin-Chat
  Cossypha caffra
50566377643356698064634859174103
Garden Warbler
  Sylvia borin
81325000000141114717412
Willow Warbler
  Phylloscopus trochilus
4263500700001437522317440
Great Reed-Warbler
  Acrocephalus arundinaceus
4281380000002126292017435
Lesser Swamp-Warbler
  Acrocephalus gracilirostris
9294100851008094949086849591174158
African Reed-Warbler
  Acrocephalus baeticatus
587563150700205732523117454
Marsh Warbler
  Acrocephalus palustris
25312580000075291117419
Sedge Warbler
  Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
5050500000003616291817432
Little Rush-Warbler
  Bradypterus baboecala
424413871366205737432617445
Zitting Cisticola
  Cisticola juncidis
9281635429131319306474905317492
Desert Cisticola
  Cisticola aridulus
17191315070007010717412
Cloud Cisticola
  Cisticola textrix
4263383821060102911382417442
Wing-snapping Cisticola
  Cisticola ayresii
58310072700103647382317440
Neddicky
  Cisticola fulvicapilla
3344258210251305716382417442
Wailing Cisticola
  Cisticola lais
01313157760014010717412
Levaillant's Cisticola
  Cisticola tinniens
100881009210080949410086899593174161
Tawny-flanked Prinia
  Prinia subflava
3338130147613102921291817432
Black-chested Prinia
  Prinia flavicans
75947585643338699071798171174123
Spotted Flycatcher
  Muscicapa striata
060000000001931745
Fiscal Flycatcher
  Sigelus silens
060877136005551749
Dark-capped Yellow Warbler
  Chloropeta natalensis
00080000000011741
Fairy Flycatcher
  Stenostira scita
00000060000011741
African Paradise-Flycatcher
  Terpsiphone viridis
17130000000716551749
African Pied Wagtail
  Motacilla aguimp
000000001000011741
Cape Wagtail
  Motacilla capensis
92881009210080947510079799589174154
Yellow Wagtail
  Motacilla flava
838130000007519817414
African Pipit
  Anthus cinnamomeus
7544384643273825707968715217491
Long-billed Pipit
  Anthus similis
81301514713010000617411
Cape Longclaw
  Macronyx capensis
678110069577369887079688175174130
Lesser Grey Shrike
  Lanius minor
800000000001021743
Common Fiscal
  Lanius collaris
10094100921008788949086849091174159
Red-backed Shrike
  Lanius collurio
170130000000161051748
Bokmakierie
  Telophorus zeylonus
58816377646044635064585261174106
Common Myna
  Acridotheres tristis
25252538361319630215332217439
Wattled Starling
  Creatophora cinerea
01302321331338404311142117436
Cape Glossy Starling
  Lamprotornis nitens
81902329271331102911332117436
Red-winged Starling
  Onychognathus morio
80000000000011741
Pied Starling
  Spreo bicolor
83817592868088889079849085174148
Malachite Sunbird
  Nectarinia famosa
001300000005011742
Amethyst Sunbird
  Chalcomitra amethystina
000800001070021743
White-browed Sparrow-Weaver
  Plocepasser mahali
00000000000511741
House Sparrow
  Passer domesticus
5863636264473844406463675617498
Great Sparrow
  Passer motitensis
00000000000511741
Cape Sparrow
  Passer melanurus
9294100929387949410079899091174159
Cape Weaver
  Ploceus capensis
4231131577136202942292217438
Southern Masked-Weaver
  Ploceus velatus
10094100929373888810086799590174156
Thick-billed Weaver
  Amblyospiza albifrons
2500007601000031746
Red-billed Quelea
  Quelea quelea
6738133850201350603658714417477
Southern Red Bishop
  Euplectes orix
100941009210087949410079849593174161
Yellow-crowned Bishop
  Euplectes afer
92942515076602932863517461
Red-collared Widowbird
  Euplectes ardens
0311300006101411241017417
Long-tailed Widowbird
  Euplectes progne
10094100851008094949086849591174159
Red-headed Finch
  Amadina erythrocephala
1719002106010005617411
Bronze Mannikin
  Spermestes cucullatus
06000000000011741
Orange-breasted Waxbill
  Amandava subflava
7594100921006050636057635270174122
Common Waxbill
  Estrilda astrild
58817577715338507064747165174113
African Quailfinch
  Ortygospiza atricollis
42817585644744445050585757174100
Pin-tailed Whydah
  Vidua macroura
679450311427631407179815117489
Yellow-fronted Canary
  Crithagra mozambicus
001300000000011741
Black-throated Canary
  Crithagra atrogularis
75507546794088567057534359174103
Streaky-headed Seedeater
  Crithagra gularis
8001570000001951748
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
  Emberiza tahapisi
1713015140000705617410
Rock Dove
  Columba livia
00007000000511742
Mallard
  Anas platyrhynchos
060000061000021743
Northern Black Korhaan
  Afrotis afraoides
170138000010701051748
Karoo Thrush
  Turdus smithi
800000660051031746
Olive Thrush
  Turdus olivaceus
0191300000021514617411
Cape White-eye
  Zosterops virens
8190000060141114717412
Burchell's Coucal
  Centropus burchelli
0130000060211110617410
Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
  Passer diffusus
8191380066014165817414