Darvill Bird Sanctuary

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Location code: 29383028
Province: Kwa-Zulu Natal
Biome: Savanna

  Monthly breakdown of cards Total
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Cards per month 18 13 14 13 13 13 12 14 13 14 17 11 165
No of Species 205 152 164 137 152 140 151 172 158 170 166 151 262
No of Breeding Species 43 65 61 55 50 4 12 12 20 75 47 86 135

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
788593921006975867793659183165137
White-breasted Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax carbo
5062503862468350465735735316588
Reed Cormorant
  Phalacrocorax africanus
50696446778567867786769172165119
African Darter
  Anhinga rufa
5062361569466771466435455016583
Grey Heron
  Ardea cinerea
67466454697783715479717367165111
Black-headed Heron
  Ardea melanocephala
89928677855492868579826481165134
Goliath Heron
  Ardea goliath
600080821070041657
Purple Heron
  Ardea purpurea
22232103115173615012181816529
Great Egret
  Egretta alba
1180015151700709716511
Little Egret
  Egretta garzetta
60783881770009816513
Yellow-billed Egret
  Egretta intermedia
1180008814070051658
Cattle Egret
  Bubulcus ibis
94775054695433296971828265165107
Squacco Heron
  Ardeola ralloides
68700807872436916515
Green-backed Heron
  Butorides striata
110148088218000716511
Little Bittern
  Ixobrychus minutus
178000000000021654
Black-crowned Night-Heron
  Nycticorax nycticorax
600000014806941656
Hamerkop
  Scopus umbretta
3338572331542521542929183516557
Yellow-billed Stork
  Mycteria ibis
00000000006011651
Woolly-necked Stork
  Ciconia episcopus
00000007000011651
Black Stork
  Ciconia nigra
00000000800011651
White Stork
  Ciconia ciconia
332314080000012271016517
African Sacred Ibis
  Threskiornis aethiopicus
8910086691007783869286657384165138
Glossy Ibis
  Plegadis falcinellus
60000800000011652
Hadeda Ibis
  Bostrychia hagedash
8310086929262929385100769187165144
African Spoonbill
  Platalea alba
11072323817143114001216520
Spur-winged Goose
  Plectropterus gambensis
9485869285696793100797610085165141
Egyptian Goose
  Alopochen aegyptiacus
891008692100859293100938210092165152
South African Shelduck
  Tadorna cana
000081587000031655
Comb Duck
  Sarkidiornis melanotos
600000014000021653
Cape Shoveler
  Anas smithii
5031365477546771698671185816595
African Black Duck
  Anas sparsa
28151488310290216361616527
Yellow-billed Duck
  Anas undulata
94100939292698393921008810092165151
Red-billed Teal
  Anas erythrorhyncha
67857977856283867793657377165127
Cape Teal
  Anas capensis
221521231538175738729182516542
Hottentot Teal
  Anas hottentota
9410093859277921001001009410094165155
White-faced Duck
  Dendrocygna viduata
83100936262626793771008810082165136
Fulvous Duck
  Dendrocygna bicolor
68723008000240716511
Southern Pochard
  Netta erythrophthalma
332314008171482135271816529
White-backed Duck
  Thalassornis leuconotus
22150008071571218916515
Peregrine Falcon
  Falco peregrinus
118008800800041656
Lanner Falcon
  Falco biarmicus
68008087800041656
African Cuckoo Hawk
  Aviceda cuculoides
00000800000011651
Black Kite
  Milvus migrans
60000000000011651
Yellow-billed Kite
  Milvus aegyptius
947743000050857976825116584
Black-shouldered Kite
  Elanus caeruleus
6001588014311435181316521
Verreaux's Eagle
  Aquila verreauxii
00000000006011651
Wahlberg's Eagle
  Aquila wahlbergi
00700000000011651
Long-crested Eagle
  Lophaetus occipitalis
3323503154385843385041454216569
Booted Eagle
  Aquila pennatus
08000000000011651
African Crowned Eagle
  Stephanoaetus coronatus
00008000000011651
African Fish-Eagle
  Haliaeetus vocifer
6162503885856750627141556016599
Jackal Buzzard
  Buteo rufofuscus
1731141515825218140361616527
Steppe Buzzard
  Buteo vulpinus
566221800008741452216536
Little Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter minullus
00008800000011652
Black Sparrowhawk
  Accipiter melanoleucus
1780233123171481412271616526
African Goshawk
  Accipiter tachiro
0151401515872321001016516
African Marsh-Harrier
  Circus ranivorus
0157151582570012181016516
African Harrier-Hawk
  Polyboroides typus
178088238148140181016517
Shelley's Francolin
  Scleroptila shelleyi
00000087000011652
Natal Spurfowl
  Pternistis natalensis
333129015887821091516524
Swainson's Spurfowl
  Pternistis swainsonii
000000000012011652
Red-necked Spurfowl
  Pternistis afer
00000000000911651
Common Quail
  Coturnix coturnix
60000000000011651
Helmeted Guineafowl
  Numida meleagris
28001501500029120916515
African Rail
  Rallus caerulescens
1780082325218718451516524
Corn Crake
  Crex crex
60000000000011651
Baillon's Crake
  Porzana pusilla
000080000712931655
Black Crake
  Amaurornis flavirostris
838593858585929310079828287165143
Red-chested Flufftail
  Sarothrura rufa
600000000012921654
Buff-spotted Flufftail
  Sarothrura elegans
60000007070021653
African Purple Swamphen
  Porphyrio madagascariensis
33821311584214462941272716544
Common Moorhen
  Gallinula chloropus
89857169100699210092938810087165144
Red-knobbed Coot
  Fulica cristata
8385866292548393100797110082165135
Grey Crowned Crane
  Balearica regulorum
22382988887870361516524
African Jacana
  Actophilornis africanus
72856477696275937757597372165118
Greater Painted-snipe
  Rostratula benghalensis
60000000000011651
Common Ringed Plover
  Charadrius hiaticula
007800070140941656
Kittlitz's Plover
  Charadrius pecuarius
60023382325211500181316522
Three-banded Plover
  Charadrius tricollaris
567764771008592797764658275165124
Crowned Lapwing
  Vanellus coronatus
602100080000031655
Black-winged Lapwing
  Vanellus melanopterus
007000000001821653
Blacksmith Lapwing
  Vanellus armatus
67929392926975868586478279165131
African Wattled Lapwing
  Vanellus senegallus
60000000000011651
African Snipe
  Gallinago nigripennis
0150831155029311435272116534
Curlew Sandpiper
  Calidris ferruginea
680800002370041657
Little Stint
  Calidris minuta
17232115000038724451616526
Ruff
  Philomachus pugnax
6769642380043857976825116584
Common Sandpiper
  Actitis hypoleucos
5654501580014545041643516557
Marsh Sandpiper
  Tringa stagnatilis
170700007029129716512
Common Greenshank
  Tringa nebularia
1102180007002418816513
Wood Sandpiper
  Tringa glareola
89927169158176477718810065165107
Black-winged Stilt
  Himantopus himantopus
6169644669696764386447646016599
Red Phalarope
  Phalaropus fulicaria
08000000000011651
Spotted Thick-knee
  Burhinus capensis
00700000000011651
Whiskered Tern
  Chlidonias hybrida
60000000000011651
Speckled Pigeon
  Columba guinea
60700800076941656
African Olive-Pigeon
  Columba arquatrix
60080007000021653
Red-eyed Dove
  Streptopelia semitorquata
61695769694675716286596465165108
Cape Turtle-Dove
  Streptopelia capicola
39152923881729151412181916532
Laughing Dove
  Streptopelia senegalensis
44153623233133141506272216537
Namaqua Dove
  Oena capensis
178008802187120816513
Tambourine Dove
  Turtur tympanistria
33232102301721153629452216537
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove
  Turtur chalcospilos
17000000715712051659
Purple-crested Turaco
  Gallirex porphyreolophus
08000000000011651
Red-chested Cuckoo
  Cuculus solitarius
60000000000011651
Jacobin Cuckoo
  Clamator jacobinus
08000000006011652
Klaas's Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx klaas
448140023332946861202516542
Diderick Cuckoo
  Chrysococcyx caprius
8969500800785076913916565
Marsh Owl
  Asio capensis
00000800000011651
African Black Swift
  Apus barbatus
1715000880000951658
White-rumped Swift
  Apus caffer
565443150007235729643016549
Horus Swift
  Apus horus
60000000000011651
Little Swift
  Apus affinis
6154364631235029465747454416573
Alpine Swift
  Tachymarptis melba
00000807000011652
African Palm-Swift
  Cypsiurus parvus
2254503862545843546424454616576
Speckled Mousebird
  Colius striatus
78386462774667796279656465165108
Red-faced Mousebird
  Urocolius indicus
00008807232160616510
Pied Kingfisher
  Ceryle rudis
112329838465870712182116534
Giant Kingfisher
  Megaceryle maximus
015368312333211571891816529
Half-collared Kingfisher
  Alcedo semitorquata
60000000000011651
Malachite Kingfisher
  Alcedo cristata
3338433154825140024272516541
Brown-hooded Kingfisher
  Halcyon albiventris
44821846858218292402416539
Little Bee-eater
  Merops pusillus
60008000000011652
African Hoopoe
  Upupa africana
22157151515257232918181816529
Green Wood-Hoopoe
  Phoeniculus purpureus
60780000000021653
Black-collared Barbet
  Lybius torquatus
282357385415255023296183016550
Crested Barbet
  Trachyphonus vaillantii
6731435454311764386435364516575
Greater Honeyguide
  Indicator indicator
00008000006011652
Lesser Honeyguide
  Indicator minor
11878008360000716511
Brown-backed Honeybird
  Prodotiscus regulus
60000000000011651
Golden-tailed Woodpecker
  Campethera abingoni
082115001714871891016516
Cardinal Woodpecker
  Dendropicos fuscescens
1731143180871514601316521
Olive Woodpecker
  Dendropicos griseocephalus
00000000070011651
Red-throated Wryneck
  Jynx ruficollis
600001587076041657
Rufous-naped Lark
  Mirafra africana
60700000800021653
Barn Swallow
  Hirundo rustica
83859338800002982914416573
White-throated Swallow
  Hirundo albigularis
615457231523050778653824916581
Wire-tailed Swallow
  Hirundo smithii
60008017141500051658
Greater Striped Swallow
  Hirundo cucullata
22814542323002321691716528
Lesser Striped Swallow
  Hirundo abyssinica
567750151515071627129824516575
Rock Martin
  Hirundo fuligula
6800838330157601016516
Common House-Martin
  Delichon urbicum
110000000000011652
Sand Martin
  Riparia riparia
60000000070011652
Brown-throated Martin
  Riparia paludicola
727764548585921007793887380165132
Banded Martin
  Riparia cincta
1100088000146041657
Black Saw-wing
  Psalidoprocne holomelaena
2238436269694250385029454516575
Fork-tailed Drongo
  Dicrurus adsimilis
89467162856283799286659176165125
Black-headed Oriole
  Oriolus larvatus
392350383115421423502403016549
Pied Crow
  Corvus albus
3382115823172131210271916531
Cape Crow
  Corvus capensis
0021880177000951659
White-necked Raven
  Corvus albicollis
113829316254425023211293116551
Southern Black Tit
  Parus niger
11814015017781460816514
Dark-capped Bulbul
  Pycnonotus tricolor
9485869210062929385100829188165146
Terrestrial Brownbul
  Phyllastrephus terrestris
0872381587157018916515
Sombre Greenbul
  Andropadus importunus
6754503154235843625729274716577
Kurrichane Thrush
  Turdus libonyanus
60148158424315361201616527
Groundscraper Thrush
  Psophocichla litsipsirupa
22070158808024181016516
Familiar Chat
  Cercomela familiaris
00700000000011651
African Stonechat
  Saxicola torquatus
002954696283642376363416556
Red-capped Robin-Chat
  Cossypha natalensis
607080814070951658
Cape Robin-Chat
  Cossypha caffra
615363854314271466424363816562
White-browed Scrub-Robin
  Cercotrichas leucophrys
110000807076041656
Garden Warbler
  Sylvia borin
00700000000011651
Willow Warbler
  Phylloscopus trochilus
61312915080002112451916532
Great Reed-Warbler
  Acrocephalus arundinaceus
1123210000000627716512
Lesser Swamp-Warbler
  Acrocephalus gracilirostris
788593699292679385797610084165138
African Reed-Warbler
  Acrocephalus baeticatus
286936463115177383665553716561
Marsh Warbler
  Acrocephalus palustris
1787000000018051658
Sedge Warbler
  Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
11150150000000941657
Little Rush-Warbler
  Bradypterus baboecala
788586698569838685100768282165135
Barratt's Warbler
  Bradypterus barratti
60000000000011651
Cape Grassbird
  Sphenoeacus afer
01508008015291818916515
Bar-throated Apalis
  Apalis thoracica
110291515081423291801416523
Green-backed Camaroptera
  Camaroptera brachyura
68000007876941657
Zitting Cisticola
  Cisticola juncidis
2854290881729462135452716544
Wing-snapping Cisticola
  Cisticola ayresii
00000000806011652
Pale-crowned Cisticola
  Cisticola cinnamomeus
00000000800011651
Neddicky
  Cisticola fulvicapilla
391521238087821091416523
Wailing Cisticola
  Cisticola lais
60000000000011651
Rattling Cisticola
  Cisticola chiniana
220700000006041656
Red-faced Cisticola
  Cisticola erythrops
2815143188814152112181616527
Levaillant's Cisticola
  Cisticola tinniens
83921007785858393100100769188165146
Croaking Cisticola
  Cisticola natalensis
2207008014151460816513
Lazy Cisticola
  Cisticola aberrans
600800001500021654
Tawny-flanked Prinia
  Prinia subflava
899279699277929310093828287165143
Spotted Flycatcher
  Muscicapa striata
110000000000921653
African Dusky Flycatcher
  Muscicapa adusta
0021082317218000816513
Southern Black Flycatcher
  Melaenornis pammelaina
398143123384221313641273016549
Fiscal Flycatcher
  Sigelus silens
00080087000021653
Dark-capped Yellow Warbler
  Chloropeta natalensis
7854433854625050698665555916598
Yellow-throated Woodland-Warbler
  Phylloscopus ruficapilla
60008000000011652
Cape Batis
  Batis capensis
6070001770140041657
Chinspot Batis
  Batis molitor
00000807006021653
African Paradise-Flycatcher
  Terpsiphone viridis
1723290000723291291316521
African Pied Wagtail
  Motacilla aguimp
3923213862545829233629273616560
Cape Wagtail
  Motacilla capensis
8977508510085929310079769184165139
Mountain Wagtail
  Motacilla clara
00000000070011651
Yellow Wagtail
  Motacilla flava
00000080800011652
African Pipit
  Anthus cinnamomeus
1138211554385036774341734016566
Plain-backed Pipit
  Anthus leucophrys
00008007006021653
Cape Longclaw
  Macronyx capensis
60000007000011652
Yellow-throated Longclaw
  Macronyx croceus
5015293154384264622924454016566
Common Fiscal
  Lanius collaris
835464921005492645471768274165122
Red-backed Shrike
  Lanius collurio
563843800000018551916531
Southern Boubou
  Laniarius ferrugineus
5654434669234271629365555716594
Black-backed Puffback
  Dryoscopus cubla
60700000876031655
Southern Tchagra
  Tchagra tchagra
08000000000011651
Black-crowned Tchagra
  Tchagra senegalus
6800150014870951659
Orange-breasted Bush-Shrike
  Telophorus sulfureopectus
00000000070011651
Bokmakierie
  Telophorus zeylonus
00000000000911651
Brubru
  Nilaus afer
00000000006011651
Common Myna
  Acridotheres tristis
7831293846465029626465555016583
Wattled Starling
  Creatophora cinerea
00000087800021653
Violet-backed Starling
  Cinnyricinclus leucogaster
607000008296951659
Cape Glossy Starling
  Lamprotornis nitens
170700087021120716511
Red-winged Starling
  Onychognathus morio
087000870718951659
White-bellied Sunbird
  Cinnyris talatala
280211523082115216181516525
Olive Sunbird
  Cyanomitra olivacea
6870081714157180816514
Collared Sunbird
  Hedydipna collaris
000088808140041656
Amethyst Sunbird
  Chalcomitra amethystina
6138293123152536235041643716561
House Sparrow
  Passer domesticus
448218310829383629452516542
Cape Sparrow
  Passer melanurus
22078230257870181016517
Yellow-throated Petronia
  Petronia superciliaris
1100000000140021654
Spectacled Weaver
  Ploceus ocularis
78775746625475797779356465165107
Lesser Masked-Weaver
  Ploceus intermedius
600080014876041657
Village Weaver
  Ploceus cucullatus
6723293815314264386459454416573
Cape Weaver
  Ploceus capensis
6014311500723144101316522
Yellow Weaver
  Ploceus subaureus
288140001778069816514
Golden Weaver
  Ploceus xanthops
28878238871576181216520
Southern Masked-Weaver
  Ploceus velatus
68000000000011652
Thick-billed Weaver
  Amblyospiza albifrons
5654362331312536469353644616576
Red-billed Quelea
  Quelea quelea
288142315158702912181516525
Red-headed Quelea
  Quelea erythrops
601488080014359916515
Southern Red Bishop
  Euplectes orix
8910093699238755077648210078165128
Red-collared Widowbird
  Euplectes ardens
8377504623153314317976825216586
White-winged Widowbird
  Euplectes albonotatus
8962364615887233659824116567
Fan-tailed Widowbird
  Euplectes axillaris
94100715485777593921008210085165141
Long-tailed Widowbird
  Euplectes progne
170000000070021654
Bronze Mannikin
  Spermestes cucullatus
7269866962154243464365735816595
Red-backed Mannikin
  Spermestes bicolor
00000080070011652
Swee Waxbill
  Coccopygia melanotis
00000080000011651
African Firefinch
  Lagonosticta rubricata
68294654833438211802216537
Orange-breasted Waxbill
  Amandava subflava
2846723311587872901816530
Common Waxbill
  Estrilda astrild
78926469926958795479766473165121
African Quailfinch
  Ortygospiza atricollis
00000080000011651
Pin-tailed Whydah
  Vidua macroura
67856446881721231459554016566
Dusky Indigobird
  Vidua funerea
60080000000011652
Cape Canary
  Serinus canicollis
6000801701521189816513
Yellow-fronted Canary
  Crithagra mozambicus
899293771007783938586718285165141
Brimstone Canary
  Crithagra sulphuratus
5069142354543350695047454716577
Streaky-headed Seedeater
  Crithagra gularis
28014854817715018181616526
Golden-breasted Bunting
  Emberiza flaviventris
60000080000011652
Rock Dove
  Columba livia
0800800148718051659
Cape White-eye
  Zosterops virens
60700000070021653
Burchell's Coucal
  Centropus burchelli
60700807070031655
Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
  Passer diffusus
60700000000011652