Rietvlei Nature Reserve

Additional information
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Location code: 25522822
Province: Gauteng
Biome: Grassland

  Monthly breakdown of cards Total
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Cards per month 25 18 18 16 16 24 26 15 17 21 13 17 226
No of Species 183 161 156 143 134 143 145 132 164 171 161 165 264
No of Breeding Species 72 62 25 22 9 54 11 13 70 30 75 84 137

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
Common Ostrich
  Struthio camelus
88899488100100969394909210094226212
Great Crested Grebe
  Podiceps cristatus
1217619613192018198241522634
Little Grebe
  Tachybaptus ruficollis
28395050889692938867692966226149
White-breasted Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax carbo
28898363949688878229463568226154
Reed Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax africanus
9289100100941008810094861009494226213
African Darter
  Anhinga rufa
96100949488757780881009210090226203
Grey Heron
  Ardea cinerea
1660130431132919801222628
Black-headed Heron
  Ardea melanocephala
36442801341927242954292522656
Goliath Heron
  Ardea goliath
000008413121400422610
Purple Heron
  Ardea purpurea
460608120000642269
Great Egret
  Egretta alba
86110613400500522611
Little Egret
  Egretta garzetta
643950316047295246713322674
Cattle Egret
  Bubulcus ibis
100100949469584620711009210078226177
Squacco Heron
  Ardeola ralloides
8110004190292406922621
Green-backed Heron
  Butorides striata
162211661719761038181522633
Black Heron
  Egretta ardesiaca
4336190000121006722616
Little Bittern
  Ixobrychus minutus
122811631171271851561422631
Black-crowned Night-Heron
  Nycticorax nycticorax
80025008018086622613
Hamerkop
  Scopus umbretta
321144608230181923291922642
African Sacred Ibis
  Threskiornis aethiopicus
80785044634258808895859470226159
Glossy Ibis
  Plegadis falcinellus
126060447354831121322630
Hadeda Ibis
  Bostrychia hagedash
84836163757973878890929481226182
African Spoonbill
  Platalea alba
40619025311312193101422631
Greater Flamingo
  Phoenicopterus ruber
00000000600002261
Spur-winged Goose
  Plectropterus gambensis
8006132582735522361722638
Egyptian Goose
  Alopochen aegyptiacus
603956818896811008890777677226175
South African Shelduck
  Tadorna cana
011000000008012263
Comb Duck
  Sarkidiornis melanotos
00000400000002261
Cape Shoveler
  Anas smithii
0017001382701086722616
African Black Duck
  Anas sparsa
1250221944584220414346413722683
Yellow-billed Duck
  Anas undulata
76725694819681808271857679226179
Red-billed Teal
  Anas erythrorhyncha
24011253129313329198182222650
Hottentot Teal
  Anas hottentota
0600191319331819001122624
White-faced Duck
  Dendrocygna viduata
0171100000650642268
Fulvous Duck
  Dendrocygna bicolor
00006000000002261
Southern Pochard
  Netta erythrophthalma
866608312024191561322629
White-backed Duck
  Thalassornis leuconotus
00000080050012263
Secretarybird
  Sagittarius serpentarius
8617251925127122415241622636
Lanner Falcon
  Falco biarmicus
86660400600032267
Amur Falcon
  Falco amurensis
76675000000000352022646
Greater Kestrel
  Falco rupicoloides
461766447610236822617
Rock Kestrel
  Falco rupicolus
160061304000018522611
Lesser Kestrel
  Falco naumanni
122228000000000522612
Black Kite
  Milvus migrans
86000000000012263
Yellow-billed Kite
  Milvus aegyptius
011600000600022264
Black-shouldered Kite
  Elanus caeruleus
727278818879778782716910079226179
Verreaux's Eagle
  Aquila verreauxii
00000007000002261
Wahlberg's Eagle
  Aquila wahlbergi
00000400000002261
Martial Eagle
  Polemaetus bellicosus
000000071200012263
Brown Snake-Eagle
  Circaetus cinereus
401100000000012263
Black-chested Snake-Eagle
  Circaetus pectoralis
121711013251220121031181522633
African Fish-Eagle
  Haliaeetus vocifer
32281744635050606571464747226107
Jackal Buzzard
  Buteo rufofuscus
40600000050012263
Steppe Buzzard
  Buteo vulpinus
6083390600002462472622659
Ovambo Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter ovampensis
001700840650642269
Black Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter melanoleucus
00600040000012262
Shikra
  Accipiter badius
06000000000002261
Gabar Goshawk
  Melierax gabar
00060040600012263
African Harrier-Hawk
  Polyboroides typus
40000440000622264
Coqui Francolin
  Peliperdix coqui
006132517151361000922620
Crested Francolin
  Dendroperdix sephaena
40000000000002261
Shelley's Francolin
  Scleroptila shelleyi
00000040000002261
Red-winged Francolin
  Scleroptila levaillantii
00000000608012262
Orange River Francolin
  Scleroptila levaillantoides
00000007000002261
Swainson's Spurfowl
  Pternistis swainsonii
72833331634654475338545953226120
Common Quail
  Coturnix coturnix
411000000000012263
Helmeted Guineafowl
  Numida meleagris
767894568854657388908510078226176
African Rail
  Rallus caerulescens
41761925381927125061522634
Black Crake
  Amaurornis flavirostris
20565656695465677662464155226124
Red-chested Flufftail
  Sarothrura rufa
40000000000002261
African Purple Swamphen
  Porphyrio madagascariensis
1228225644425040532938243622681
Common Moorhen
  Gallinula chloropus
7210078881009285939481858287226196
Red-knobbed Coot
  Fulica cristata
80838975100969210094908510090226204
Blue Crane
  Anthropoides paradiseus
00000000600002261
White-bellied Korhaan
  Eupodotis senegalensis
06000800000012263
Blue Korhaan
  Eupodotis caerulescens
00000040000002261
African Jacana
  Actophilornis africanus
00060000000002261
Common Ringed Plover
  Charadrius hiaticula
40000000000002261
Kittlitz's Plover
  Charadrius pecuarius
40000000000002261
Three-banded Plover
  Charadrius tricollaris
12286196212733292931182122648
Crowned Lapwing
  Vanellus coronatus
688378881009285939486928286226194
Blacksmith Lapwing
  Vanellus armatus
6878898875838110010090925382226186
African Wattled Lapwing
  Vanellus senegallus
4828223838172747595762534022690
African Snipe
  Gallinago nigripennis
460008272761431241222627
Little Stint
  Calidris minuta
40110000065151242269
Ruff
  Philomachus pugnax
206000007125024622614
Common Sandpiper
  Actitis hypoleucos
811000040600032266
Marsh Sandpiper
  Tringa stagnatilis
8000000001915642269
Common Greenshank
  Tringa nebularia
000004000108622265
Wood Sandpiper
  Tringa glareola
121700004012242318922620
Black-winged Stilt
  Himantopus himantopus
4006000131819156622614
Spotted Thick-knee
  Burhinus capensis
201111196171527619061422631
Black-winged Pratincole
  Glareola nordmanni
00000000008002261
Grey-headed Gull
  Larus cirrocephalus
12617133858696759244663522679
White-winged Tern
  Chlidonias leucopterus
46000007658632267
Whiskered Tern
  Chlidonias hybrida
4110000000501232266
Speckled Pigeon
  Columba guinea
323317314438356035293863322674
Red-eyed Dove
  Streptopelia semitorquata
52838381100929210010090546583226187
Cape Turtle-Dove
  Streptopelia capicola
100100941001001009210010010010010099226223
Laughing Dove
  Streptopelia senegalensis
1001009410010088961001008610010096226218
Namaqua Dove
  Oena capensis
46000007600622265
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove
  Turtur chalcospilos
40000000000002261
Grey Go-away-bird
  Corythaixoides concolor
241117191313150610801222627
African Cuckoo
  Cuculus gularis
000000000015012262
Red-chested Cuckoo
  Cuculus solitarius
3600000000538711222627
Black Cuckoo
  Cuculus clamosus
460000000081832266
Jacobin Cuckoo
  Clamator jacobinus
40600000000012262
Klaas's Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx klaas
46000000050012263
Diderick Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx caprius
9289331904000481001003922689
Barn Owl
  Tyto alba
00000400000002261
Marsh Owl
  Asio capensis
000613441318000422610
Spotted Eagle-Owl
  Bubo africanus
00000400000002261
Common Swift
  Apus apus
00600000000002261
African Black Swift
  Apus barbatus
40060000050012263
White-rumped Swift
  Apus caffer
6089725631007185769764222696
Horus Swift
  Apus horus
00660000008012263
Little Swift
  Apus affinis
363950196840243346352422655
African Palm-Swift
  Cypsiurus parvus
68617225441719606562858253226119
Speckled Mousebird
  Colius striatus
40441138252547243315122322653
Red-faced Mousebird
  Urocolius indicus
40503338381707123331472822663
Pied Kingfisher
  Ceryle rudis
161161313291520601561322629
Giant Kingfisher
  Megaceryle maximus
01100681276580522612
Half-collared Kingfisher
  Alcedo semitorquata
40606000600622265
Malachite Kingfisher
  Alcedo cristata
321703113218012191501522633
Brown-hooded Kingfisher
  Halcyon albiventris
0000138000015032266
European Bee-eater
  Merops apiaster
80678331000001477593322675
White-fronted Bee-eater
  Merops bullockoides
2428116130413181923181422632
Lilac-breasted Roller
  Coracias caudatus
00000800000012262
African Hoopoe
  Upupa africana
1660133825310351938242022646
Green Wood-Hoopoe
  Phoeniculus purpureus
121722192533820183331292222649
African Grey Hornbill
  Tockus nasutus
12006048061480522612
Black-collared Barbet
  Lybius torquatus
48503350632927604767695348226108
Acacia Pied Barbet
  Tricholaema leucomelas
00000007050012262
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird
  Pogoniulus chrysoconus
40000000000002261
Crested Barbet
  Trachyphonus vaillantii
2022444438583567473354414122692
Greater Honeyguide
  Indicator indicator
0000080130148642269
Lesser Honeyguide
  Indicator minor
400000076081832267
Brown-backed Honeybird
  Prodotiscus regulus
06000400050012263
Golden-tailed Woodpecker
  Campethera abingoni
000000413000012263
Cardinal Woodpecker
  Dendropicos fuscescens
0060134020121980622614
Red-throated Wryneck
  Jynx ruficollis
811171350502733472415122622658
Melodious Lark
  Mirafra cheniana
00000080000012262
Rufous-naped Lark
  Mirafra africana
921008325443823538210010010069226155
Sabota Lark
  Calendulauda sabota
00000000008002261
Spike-heeled Lark
  Chersomanes albofasciata
405028192529354018531182822664
Red-capped Lark
  Calandrella cinerea
80000000650022264
Barn Swallow
  Hirundo rustica
100941005600001876929451226116
White-throated Swallow
  Hirundo albigularis
726172613006710086778250226114
Pearl-breasted Swallow
  Hirundo dimidiata
0060613120600042269
Greater Striped Swallow
  Hirundo cucullata
92837875500004186859455226124
Lesser Striped Swallow
  Hirundo abyssinica
4011000000515632267
South African Cliff-Swallow
  Hirundo spilodera
40600000608622265
Rock Martin
  Hirundo fuligula
811600041301000422610
Common House-Martin
  Delichon urbicum
406600000501232266
Sand Martin
  Riparia riparia
000130000008622264
Brown-throated Martin
  Riparia paludicola
3239333138292753473338353522680
Banded Martin
  Riparia cincta
928310063600018768510050226114
Fork-tailed Drongo
  Dicrurus adsimilis
241744311921123318330652622659
Black-headed Oriole
  Oriolus larvatus
060013087050032267
Pied Crow
  Corvus albus
40334438757565538271855960226135
Southern Black Tit
  Parus niger
00000007000002261
Arrow-marked Babbler
  Turdoides jardineii
16116193138122729108121822641
African Red-eyed Bulbul
  Pycnonotus nigricans
06000007000012262
Dark-capped Bulbul
  Pycnonotus tricolor
1009489100100927787949510010093226211
Kurrichane Thrush
  Turdus libonyanus
4061319213127121415241522635
Capped Wheatear
  Oenanthe pileata
000044423840717146243122670
Familiar Chat
  Cercomela familiaris
00006040000012262
Mocking Cliff-Chat
  Thamnolaea cinnamomeiventris
00000000050002261
Anteating Chat
  Myrmecocichla formicivora
8410089819488857310076858887226196
African Stonechat
  Saxicola torquatus
1001009494100100100939410010010098226222
Cape Robin-Chat
  Cossypha caffra
647278698175778010081858878226177
Willow Warbler
  Phylloscopus trochilus
3639330000001031531622637
Great Reed-Warbler
  Acrocephalus arundinaceus
8171100000008042268
Lesser Swamp-Warbler
  Acrocephalus gracilirostris
72947888948881939476859485226193
African Reed-Warbler
  Acrocephalus baeticatus
282822660013295746292122648
Marsh Warbler
  Acrocephalus palustris
00000000058012262
Sedge Warbler
  Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
461100000008022265
Little Rush-Warbler
  Bradypterus baboecala
406711625131213123838182422655
Cape Grassbird
  Sphenoeacus afer
163301919138735240351722639
Zitting Cisticola
  Cisticola juncidis
8889896950382727414810010062226140
Desert Cisticola
  Cisticola aridulus
861119604765029822618
Cloud Cisticola
  Cisticola textrix
7667000000184869823022667
Wing-snapping Cisticola
  Cisticola ayresii
766739613400185777823622681
Neddicky
  Cisticola fulvicapilla
56724450444246272952697650226114
Wailing Cisticola
  Cisticola lais
00000000050002261
Levaillant's Cisticola
  Cisticola tinniens
848910069636369738210010010082226185
Tawny-flanked Prinia
  Prinia subflava
60506125564654604757695954226121
Black-chested Prinia
  Prinia flavicans
2428393844462733352446353422677
Spotted Flycatcher
  Muscicapa striata
4856831300070038712522657
Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler
  Parisoma subcaeruleum
000013040650022265
Southern Black Flycatcher
  Melaenornis pammelaina
00600000000002261
Fiscal Flycatcher
  Sigelus silens
811170131715202950121222628
Dark-capped Yellow Warbler
  Chloropeta natalensis
40600000058622265
Chinspot Batis
  Batis molitor
00000400000002261
Fairy Flycatcher
  Stenostira scita
00000440000012262
African Paradise-Flycatcher
  Terpsiphone viridis
000000000001812263
African Pied Wagtail
  Motacilla aguimp
00006040600012263
Cape Wagtail
  Motacilla capensis
6444282538423573413377354422699
African Pipit
  Anthus cinnamomeus
72785063755858538262548265226148
Long-billed Pipit
  Anthus similis
121111192584712108241222627
Plain-backed Pipit
  Anthus leucophrys
206013443887123315121822640
Buffy Pipit
  Anthus vaalensis
201711255621230182415182122647
Cape Longclaw
  Macronyx capensis
9610094881009681939490929493226210
Lesser Grey Shrike
  Lanius minor
00110000000231232267
Common Fiscal
  Lanius collaris
881008988100921009394908510093226211
Red-backed Shrike
  Lanius collurio
00110080000151842269
Southern Boubou
  Laniarius ferrugineus
282822625131927474823472722662
Crimson-breasted Shrike
  Laniarius atrococcineus
86220252138134724801922642
Black-backed Puffback
  Dryoscopus cubla
00006000000002261
Brown-crowned Tchagra
  Tchagra australis
00000040000002261
Black-crowned Tchagra
  Tchagra senegalus
40066000000012263
Bokmakierie
  Telophorus zeylonus
80728375816758808862777674226167
Common Myna
  Acridotheres tristis
60784450636754736595927667226152
Wattled Starling
  Creatophora cinerea
06600000000012262
Violet-backed Starling
  Cinnyricinclus leucogaster
060060000001222264
Cape Glossy Starling
  Lamprotornis nitens
3261113856332320293331123122671
Red-winged Starling
  Onychognathus morio
06006000008012263
Pied Starling
  Spreo bicolor
64725013502923404776777650226114
White-bellied Sunbird
  Cinnyris talatala
0111113004060150422610
Amethyst Sunbird
  Chalcomitra amethystina
20391738194071800181422632
House Sparrow
  Passer domesticus
40600080050022265
Great Sparrow
  Passer motitensis
00060000000002261
Cape Sparrow
  Passer melanurus
52723944563862537152384152226117
Village Weaver
  Ploceus cucullatus
00000000050002261
Cape Weaver
  Ploceus capensis
3211619600063338241422632
Southern Masked-Weaver
  Ploceus velatus
9694946994888893881001009492226207
Thick-billed Weaver
  Amblyospiza albifrons
2039613000061023121022623
Red-billed Quelea
  Quelea quelea
5239391908820291446592722661
Southern Red Bishop
  Euplectes orix
1001008944635046607610010010077226173
Yellow-crowned Bishop
  Euplectes afer
84612200000008822322651
Red-collared Widowbird
  Euplectes ardens
96100724431251233655210010059226133
White-winged Widowbird
  Euplectes albonotatus
96835031138001810231003622682
Long-tailed Widowbird
  Euplectes progne
1001001008188757310010010010010092226208
Red-headed Finch
  Amadina erythrocephala
00000400000002261
Bronze Mannikin
  Spermestes cucullatus
06000000000002261
Swee Waxbill
  Coccopygia melanotis
40000000000002261
African Firefinch
  Lagonosticta rubricata
00600040000012262
Orange-breasted Waxbill
  Amandava subflava
1617285019171513181023412122648
Blue Waxbill
  Uraeginthus angolensis
000130000008012263
Common Waxbill
  Estrilda astrild
48446738252123334748857644226100
African Quailfinch
  Ortygospiza atricollis
44503925250813182915292422655
Pin-tailed Whydah
  Vidua macroura
80946719138013184885824222696
Dusky Indigobird
  Vidua funerea
00600000000002261
Long-tailed Paradise-Whydah
  Vidua paradisaea
00060000008012262
Cuckoo Finch
  Anomalospiza imberbis
46000000000612263
Yellow-fronted Canary
  Crithagra mozambicus
401100000008622265
Black-throated Canary
  Crithagra atrogularis
685050638131527291954823722683
Streaky-headed Seedeater
  Crithagra gularis
1239116013076248181222627
Lark-like Bunting
  Emberiza impetuani
00000000600002261
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
  Emberiza tahapisi
00000000000602261
Golden-breasted Bunting
  Emberiza flaviventris
00000000050002261
Rock Dove
  Columba livia
00060134718586522612
Northern Black Korhaan
  Afrotis afraoides
36331738565050475976774748226109
Karoo Thrush
  Turdus smithi
400600006100022265
Olive Thrush
  Turdus olivaceus
00000000000602261
Cape White-eye
  Zosterops virens
806000001858642269
Eastern Clapper Lark
  Mirafra fasciolata
00000000600002261
Burchell's Coucal
  Centropus burchelli
40000000000612262
Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
  Passer diffusus
406196440121086622614