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SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Little Bee-eater


Merops pusillus

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     No breeding data
Occurrence status: Nomadic     Possible or Probable breeding
      Confirmed breeding

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Species occurance by site

Name of site Monthly reporting rate (RR %) Total
RR %
Cards
at site
Cards
with
spp
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Abe Bailey Nature Reserve (GP00001000000000.71451
Albasini Water Conservancy (NP0000010000100000100.022
Albert Falls Resource Reserve (KZ9700000000073.21264
Amatikulu Nature Reserve (KZ020040171440332914444427.56919
Andover Game Reserve (NP000001000010000033.393
Atherstone Nature Reserve (NP0000050330000025.082
Barberton Mountainlands Nature Reserve (MP500500205033337567506742.05021
Bayhead Natural Heritage Site (209) (KZ74718288896792759475769080.0185148
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (KZ0100500000010000040.0104
Ben Lavin Private Nature Reserve * (NP000000010000006.3161
Bierspruit Dam Conservation Area (NP1317000200000006.8594
Blouberg Nature Reserve (NP0050330000000027.3113
Blouvlei / Intaka Island (WC00000000330005.9171
Bluff Military Area (KZ00000010010010010005066.796
Bluff Nature Reserve (KZ74678268545746413341386153.8320172
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve (SA010) (MP00000000006113.9512
Blythedale Beach Conservancy (KZ5590100508683100100038605064.112882
Bonamanzi Game Park (240) (KZ00024025331731539022.69321
Boondocks (115) (MP0010000000000033.331
Borakalalo National Park (NW330130130207044253317.612522
Botsalano Nature Reserve (SA024) (NW50201000330100040001422.05011
Buffelsdrift Conservancy (GP00001780206717806.31278
Burman Bush Nature Reserve (KZ64555762529553446154657158.9309182
Cape Vidal State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ0001002500001000015.8193
Cleveland Game Park (NP75501001005005001001000070.82417
Coastal Forest Reserve (Kosi Bay) (KZ0000001000000033.331
Cotswold Downs Estate (KZ00000000050003.6281
Crystal Springs Private Game Reserve (MP0000000000302.3862
Cumberland Nature Reserve (320) (KZ0000100110001803.11284
Darvill Bird Sanctuary (KZ6000800000001.21652
Dhlinza Forest Nature Reserve (SA067) (KZ00002000000002.0511
Ditholo Nature Reserve (GP0001000002500008.3242
Djuma Game Reserve (MP000000040500010023.8215
DNyala Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP80505010010010088867838576772.97051
Dongola Private Nature Reserve (NP032000000000031.8227
Doorndraai Dam Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP0250333300100000014.8274
Dukuduku State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ000000017000010.0101
Eastern Shores State Forest (KZ5000000000500042.973
Empisini Nature Reserve (KZ01811203003820111105016.39215
Enseleni Nature Reserve (KZ05000000000005.0201
False Bay Park (GSL) (SA058) (KZ00000000050001.6611
Goudhoek Farm (30) (KZ333820296760696573701007055.914581
Grassland Biosphere Reserve 2730BC (SA020) (KZ00000000100000100.011
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CA (SA058) (KZ1000000050506400052.61910
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CB (SA058) (KZ10000000331001300022.2184
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CD (SA058) (KZ0000000100000050.021
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732DA (SA058) (KZ00000100000000100.011
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ0200130109010330011.48810
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832BA (SA058) (KZ000000003300012.581
Hans Hohelsen Private Nature Reserve (NP000000000010005.0201
Hans Merensky Nature Reserve (NP0025000050000506.9584
Happy Rest Nature Reserve (NP0000000100000033.331
Harold Johnson Nature Reserve (KZ3300170330000009.1333
Hartebeespoort Dam Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW00000140000001.8551
Hazelmere Dam Private Nature Reserve (KZ0000100000000015.0203
Hillandale Conservancy (KZ00011000000001.1891
Hlane Game Reserve (SW002) (sz00003300000007.1141
Hluhluwe Game Reserve (HUP) (SA060) (KZ2706729208043314054423038.511745
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BA (SA060) (KZ1000000000000020.051
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BB (SA060) (KZ000000050251000037.583
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BC (SA060) (KZ0000000100000025.041
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BD (SA060) (KZ100500033204050563350040.04016
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2832AA (SA060) (KZ05000500067750336730.33310
Hoedspruit Airforce Base (NP001000010000000066.732
Honnet Private Nature Reserve (NP0001000000000033.362
Ilanda Wilds Nature Reserve (KZ040130600130033331416.95910
Inanda Dam and Resort (KZ1000500100000000075.043
Ingwenya Nature Reserve (KZ0000000010000050.021
Itala Nature Reserve (SA056) (KZ90603301320634241725.014837
Jejane Private Nature Reserve (NP002543204025290001724.44511
Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve (KZ81798182929176858138357877.2404312
Klaserie Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP0500610505950100003353.14926
Kruger National Park 2230DB (SA002) (NP00004000000008.3242
Kruger National Park 2231AC (SA002) (NP2040020020177500331717.67413
Kruger National Park 2231AD (SA002) (NP3320335040033025006729.54413
Kruger National Park 2231CA (SA002) (NP17255517312436404213224428.717450
Kruger National Park 2231CC (SA002) (NP010005000330000012.5243
Kruger National Park 2331AA (SA002) (NP100001000000005011.1273
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP11202501050950402181317.510318
Kruger National Park 2331AC (SA002) (NP20000000000004.8211
Kruger National Park 2331AD (SA002) (NP000000001000007.1141
Kruger National Park 2331BA (SA002) (NP000001000000007.7131
Kruger National Park 2331BC (SA002) (NP500000330005033026.7154
Kruger National Park 2331CA (SA002) (NP000010000010000066.732
Kruger National Park 2331CB (SA002) (NP0014000255050130013.6669
Kruger National Park 2331CC (SA002) (NP000000029170009.6525
Kruger National Park 2331CD (SA002) (NP05000503350330500030.63611
Kruger National Park 2331DC (SA002) (NP7013430001302702512.48911
Kruger National Park 2331DD (SA002) (NP000000000033010.0101
Kruger National Park 2431AA (SA002) (MP000000000330033.331
Kruger National Park 2431AB (SA002) (MP038402018004433255710035.27125
Kruger National Park 2431AD (SA002) (MP200013010014561701411.89311
Kruger National Park 2431BA (SA002) (MP0001000000020255.2583
Kruger National Park 2431BB (SA002) (MP00250000000006.3161
Kruger National Park 2431BC (SA002) (MP2000110001300005.6714
Kruger National Park 2431BD (SA002) (MP0501003100620023020.09519
Kruger National Park 2431CB (SA002) (MP0000000010000050.021
Kruger National Park 2431CD (SA002) (MP00000330000003.8261
Kruger National Park 2431DA (SA002) (MP000000029002007.7393
Kruger National Park 2431DB (SA002) (MP400000010000400016.1315
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP130025103301723137812.49712
Kruger National Park 2431DD (SA002) (MP00001314000501809.6525
Kruger National Park 2531AA (SA002) (MP00000050010000028.672
Kruger National Park 2531AB (SA002) (MP3350000253325603329026.35715
Kruger National Park 2531AD (SA002) (MP0500006701101167018.0509
Kruger National Park 2531BA (SA002) (MP570000010000013014.3426
Kruger National Park 2531BB (SA002) (MP0000111702000906.2815
Kruger National Park 2531BC (SA002) (MP000000001333004.9412
Kruger National Park 2531BD (SA002) (MP50000000000003.1321
Lake Eland Game Reserve (KZ000000100100000066.732
Langjan Nature Reserve (NP00001000000010010080.054
Leeuwfontein Collaborative Nature Reserve (GP002500002057002513.5527
Legalameetse Nature Reserve (SA005) (NP00201007501000000033.3186
Leopard Kloof Private Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW00014000000082.9682
Lesheba Wilderness (88) (NP0000000005007060.0159
Letaba Ranch (NP0425000385007510001738.14216
Lichtenburg Game Birding Camp (NW00010000004000027.3113
Limpopo National Park (Vhembe Nature Reserve) (SA001) (NP10000001001000171000041.2177
Lissataba Nature Reserve (NP100100100010050010010001005076.73023
Londolozi Private Nature Reserve (MP25083000015270100014.19914
Loskop Dam Nature Reserve (SA015) (MP00050000002003311.1273
Lowveld National Botanical Gardens (MP33000000000002.0491
Mabalingwe Private Nature Reserve (NP010000000000004.8211
Mabula Game Lodge (NP670000002000242523.07417
Madikwe Game Reserve (NW010050330010001400027.3226
Magaliesberg & Witwatersberg 2527DC (SA025) (NW000000050000020.051
Magaliesberg Nature Area (NW000000330014005.3382
Mahushe Shongwe Nature Reserve (MP0000000001000050.021
Makalali Private Nature Reserve (NP00000010007500050.084
Makuya Park (NP100000000010000075.043
Mala Mala (part of SSGR) (SA002) (NP000000330000033.331
Malalotja Nature Reserve (SW001) (sz0005000002500010.3293
Manyeleti Game Reserve (SA002) (NP330005002503320100023.1266
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ00000000025100506.8443
Mapungubwe National Park (NP6000002510010010000033.3217
Marakele National Park (SA007) (NP3300670100004000027.3226
Mariannwood Nature Reserve (KZ0010000000000014.371
Mariepskop State Forest (NP000001000010000066.732
Marloth Park Conservancy (MP100000025000005021.1194
Masebe Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP100505050010050100001007559.12213
Mbumbazi Nature Reserve (KZ000010000000003.7271
Mhlosinga Private Nature Reserve (sz000000010000007.7131
Middle Vaal River (SA038) (FS00000000000131.6621
Mihobi Nature Reserve (KZ00000001000000100.011
Mkambati Nature Reserve (SA087) (EC500000000000014.371
Mkhombo Nature Reserve (MP100570000000006.8735
Mkuzi Game Reserve (SA057) (KZ50403738244537224037484038.0552210
Mlawula Game Reserve (SW002) (sz000140000605067017.9397
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary (sz1000000000000020.051
Modimbo Training Area (NP006700000000066.732
Moepelplaas Nature Reserve (NP006700000000013.3152
Mokolo Dam Nature Reserve (Hans Strijdom) (NP00005000000009.1111
Moletsi Bird Sanctuary (NP0001001001000100005010070.0107
Morokapula Private Nature Reserve (NP0000010000000040.052
Mosdene Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP00507003350050050041.42912
Mountain Sanctuary Park (SA025) (NW00000000050006.7151
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ33506758504546632914181038.711946
Msinsi Nature Reserve (KZ000000000100002.0501
Nagle Resources Private Nature Reserve (KZ00013000000005.3191
Ndabushe Wildlife Sanctuary (GP010000000000009.1111
Ndumo Game Reserve (SA052) (KZ522426413535314816102726.425066
Ndzalama Wildlife Reserve (NP000000003300033.331
Nelspruit Nature Reserve (MP330330500033100501005040.02510
New Germany Nature Reserve (KZ7560603538696873420295552.314978
North Park Nature Reserve (KZ01322780611985008.411910
Northern Treatment Works (KZ199622130014001009.511611
Nyalazi Conservancy (KZ0000000100000050.021
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP51010040009014006.116410
Olifants River Private Game Reserve (X) (NP500013050010020050917.8458
Ongoye Forest Reserve (SA065) (KZ00000000170002.2451
Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve (SA085) (KZ07000300009112.02555
Palala River Reserve (NP10000000001001000100100.044
Palmiet Nature Reserve (KZ0940000004001.32303
Paradise Valley Nature Reserve (KZ000200001400003.4592
Percy Fyfe Nature Reserve (NP00100000000000100.011
Phinda Resource Reserve (204) (KZ14000000000010014.3142
Pigeon Valley Park (149) (KZ0000050000000.71521
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW11116604361522259151014.520029
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Bird Sanctuary (NP6702502075020432901723.36014
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Nature Reserve (SA006) (NP3833671005080256742100474252.59952
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Sewage Works (NP0025050000000010.0202
Pongola Nature Reserve (KZ0501700000505040019.4316
Pongolapoort Nature Reserve (SA055) (KZ0010000100100330014040.0156
Pumalanga Game Ranch (KZ0000000010010000100.033
Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve (GP00000000000503.8261
Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve (GP0506900047063.42338
Roosfontein Nature Reserve (KZ926063758989100787367567476.4191146
Rust de Winter Dam Nature Reserve (NP06700000141400508.5595
Rustenburg Nature Reserve (SA025) (Kgaswane Mountain Reserve) (NW0020080505015201000024.54912
Sabie Park Private Nature Reserve (MP00000001700002.0491
Sabie Sand Game Reserve (SA002) (NP000000000250020.051
San Lameer Conservancy (KZ000000000500334.3472
Selati Game Reserve (NP050020251440207521334031.011636
Seringveld Conservancy (GP08001890000006.2654
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ7303040640763.455619
Sileza Nature Reserve (KZ330000000000025.041
Silverglen Nature Reserve (KZ000000670000033.362
Skyline Nature Reserve (KZ00001000010000006.7302
Sodwana State Forest (SA058) (KZ0010005000006750062.585
Sondela Private Nature Reserve (NP000000250000025.041
Springside Nature Reserve (KZ000003300002003.6552
SS Skosana Nature Reserve (MP0000000100001000100.022
St Lucia Game Reserve (SA058) (KZ0000000100100004045.5115
St Lucia Park (SA058) (KZ13001000001000902011.6435
T.C. Robertson Nature Reserve (KZ5010010075100501001003333503375.45743
Tala Game Reserve (KZ9251020140101020001710.510511
Tembe Elephant Park (KZ143303026542638424058035.714050
Thornybush Nature Reserve (NP000000001001000066.732
Thulazihleka Pan (KZ000100000000006.3161
Timbavati Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP83648671443354829375508666.3178118
Treasure Beach Nature Reserve (KZ10067751008325336010067785069.15538
Tswaing Crater Museum (GP0000014067000011.5263
Turfloop Nature Reserve (NP00000033001000022.292
Umbabat Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP25330131800183343331423.29522
Umbilo-Umhlatuzana River Park (KZ86437590275808050002556.67643
Umbogavango Nature Reserve (KZ1001005060786787826720251761.310665
Umdoni Park (KZ4371582543373935404403137.815659
Umfolozi Game Reserve (SA060) (KZ6040060672525173850506239.810341
Umgeni River Park (KZ6222033000005806.91319
Umhlanga Conservancy (KZ08004067503338363020038.07127
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (KZ05002504038500017025.63910
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ0200110015230112009.910110
Umtamvuna Marine Conservancy (KZ033013000010000015.0203
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ03300000000001.4731
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ55677538576259295355434153.3195104
Umzumbe Conservancy (KZ000200005033033013.8294
Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve (NW80800000001584.01255
Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve (KZ27160121391201426191013.125233
Virginia Bush Nature Reserve (KZ03302592010252000014.1649
Wallers Camp Private Nature Reserve (NP0000000010000033.331
Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens (GP0000600000000.71501
Waterberg System 2428AB (SA007) (NP00000010000000100.022
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ10130992080081857.326019
Welgevonden Private Game Reserve (NP10000000000008080.0108
Xumeni Forest (KZ0000000000010010.0101
Zemvelo Private Game Park (GP00201300000670010.2495
Zinkwazi Conservancy (KZ0010000000000040.052