BIRP species distribution SABAP2 species distribution
BIRP distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Southern Double-collared Sunbird


Cinnyris chalybeus

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status: Endemic     No breeding data
Occurrence status:     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
1820 Settlers Wild Flower Garden (EC000100000001000075.043
Addo Elephant National Park 3325DA (EC2110001402538187251814.514521
Adelaide Nature Reserve (EC00050033000330017.6173
Akkerendam Nature Reserve (NC000000033000016.761
Amakhala Game Reserve (EC01000505000001000050.0105
Amalinda Nature Reserve (EC00100000010000010060.053
Amatola Forest (EC01000000000000100.011
Andries Vosloo Kudu Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC000290002050140018.0509
Anysberg Nature Reserve (SA108) (WC14486565455039206238382949.3270133
Assegaaibosch Nature Reserve (WC006033005000110015.8386
Attakwaskloof Conservancy (WC050000000000033.331
Attakwaskloof Nature Reserve (WC7580505040202103357675042.37130
Auckland Nature Reserve (SA092) (EC000000001001000050.084
Baakens Valley MOSS (EC00331000100050100100335044.42712
Babilonstoring Nature Reserve (WC00001000000000100.011
Badplaas Private Nature Reserve (MP000003800000030.0103
Balgowan Conservancy (KZ00001000000000100.022
Barberton Mountainlands Nature Reserve (MP5050505080256733753375048.05024
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CA (SA093) (EC000000001000100014.3142
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CB (SA093) (EC0001001000000020012.5243
Baviaanswes-Hartebeesrivierhek Conservancy (WC00001000000000100.011
Beervlei Forest (WC00000000010000100.011
Bethelsdorp Common MOSS (EC017000013000002.7742
Blaaukrantz Nature Reserve (EC0000010000000050.021
Blinkwater Nature Reserve (SA070) (KZ0000010000000025.041
Blouberg Nature Reserve (WC0000000001000033.331
Bloukraans Main Forest (WC0002575671006010010005061.52616
Blouleliesbos Main Forest (EC00250003300025016.7183
Blouvlei / Intaka Island (WC00001001000100330100035.3176
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve (SA010) (MP0005050000001307.8514
Bontebok National Park (WC56547070698681829159574167.8180122
Boosmansbos Wilderness Area (SA113) (WC0000000001000020.051
Bosberg Nature Reserve (EC000000000100100060.053
Boston Conservancy (KZ100005000000040023.5174
Bot River Nature Reserve (WC100100100100100100100100100100100100100.01717
Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary (SA118) (WC50600010010083100100100406768.84833
Boulders Bay (CPNP) (SA117) (WC0000000100000050.021
Buccleugh Indigenous Forest (279) (KZ00000000010000100.022
Buffalo Valley Game Farm (WC00000000100000100.011
Buffelskloof Private Nature Reserve (26) (MP00000000010000100.011
Caledon Nature Reserve (WC0000000100010000100.022
Cape Agulhas National Park (WC0000000010000033.331
Cape Columbine Nature Reserve (WC5000010000100100670050.0168
Cape Flats Nature Reserve (WC00000100000000100.011
Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC010033803650100506767755059.35432
Cape Peninsula National Park (CPNP) (WC500000005050100100050.0105
Cape Recife Nature Reserve (EC00001311170002005.9684
Cedarberg Wilderness Area 3219AA (SA101) (WC000025000033007.1282
Cedarberg Wilderness Area 3219AC (SA101) (WC10029291817712618231015.916426
Cedarberg Wilderness Area 3219AD (SA101) (WC00005000001000066.732
Cobham State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ25000000000083.3913
Commando Drift Nature Reserve (EC005033000100433367038.64417
Crystal Springs Private Game Reserve (MP33005000007550855770.98661
Cumberland Nature Reserve (320) (KZ00000011000901.61282
Cwebe Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC00050500141002300032.33110
Cwencwe Forest (EC00010000000000100.011
Dana Bay Conservancy (WC010010010000000000100.033
Dassieshoek Nature Reserve (WC00100001000100100078077.81814
De Hoop Nature Reserve (SA119) (WC60574445596736696324195046.6223104
De Mond Nature Reserve (SA121) (WC0601100001006917181829.27221
Dhlinza Forest Nature Reserve (SA067) (KZ000005036003333017.6519
Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary (WC69152315113814070812.415319
Die Oog Bird Sanctuary (WC0010000010000000100.022
Diepwalle Forest (WC1000067670001001000057.1148
Donkergat Military Area (WC1001001001001001001001001007510010097.43837
Doornkloof Nature Reserve (WC0067100001001005010010010089.51917
Doornkloof Private Nature Reserve (WC0050010001000000075.043
Doreen Clark Nature Reserve (KZ00010067005001000055.695
Double Drift Game Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC0000001000000040.0104
Driftsands Nature Reserve (WC0001001001001005000010085.776
Durbanville Nature Reserve (WC100001001000100001001000100.088
Dwesa Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC0000010000251000045.5115
East London Coast Nature Reserve (EC000100010001001000100058.3127
Ebenezer Dam Nature Reserve (NP000000330000020.051
Edith Stephens Wetland Park (WC00000014000004.0251
Ehlatini Nature Reserve (29) (KZ0000001000000050.021
Elandsbaai Nature Reserve (WC380676705010050100600060.63320
Empisini Nature Reserve (KZ00000000011001.1921
Entumeni Nature Reserve (SA066) (KZ0000500500000012.5162
False Bay Park (proposed) (SA116) (WC00000100100100100100010085.776
Farleigh Forest (WC00000000010000100.011
Fern And Forest Sanctuary (301) (MP10000000000000100.011
Ferncliffe Forest (KZ1001001004050807510067100100069.43625
Fernkloof Nature Reserve (WC0000000001000033.331
Fisantehoek Indigenous Forest (WC10000000010001000066.764
Fort Fordyce Nature Reserve (EC00010010000100000057.174
Fort Nottingham Nature Reserve (KZ1000000000000033.331
Game Valley Estates (44) (KZ0050000000500010.0202
Gamkaberg Nature Reserve (WC53505577698567566888715066.1183121
Gamkapoort Nature Reserve (WC8071151425326026817020.923449
Gamkaskloof Nature Reserve (part of Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve) (WC50400250005080010010056.52313
Gamtoos River Mouth Nature Reserve (EC000033001700004.3462
Garden Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ001000010000000012.5162
Ghio Wetland Local Reserve (EC033500000500050015.4264
Giants Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ30140200036501000615.710216
Glen Avon Falls Kloof (71) (EC00000100000750033.3124
Goegap Nature Reserve (NC670005000252700020.0357
Gonubie Mouth Bird Sanctuary (EC010000000000007.1141
Goudhoek Farm (30) (KZ11000000000000.71451
Goukamma Nature & Marine Reserve (SA114) (WC2926644303836542242602933.520368
Gouna Forest Reserve (WC001000100001001001000071.475
Great Fish River Nature Reserve (EC0000000100000020.051
Great Fish River Wetland Reserve (EC000010000000009.1111
Greyton Nature Reserve (WC00100010000010000060.053
Groendal Wilderness Area (EC005010040500433367010041.73615
Groenefontein Nature Reserve (X) (WC010083501005060837067563362.76742
Groenkop Forest Reserve (WC000100005006700066.764
Groot Hagelkraal (72) (WC010000001000000100100.033
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3321BC (SA106) (WC00001300100000013.0233
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3321BD (SA106) (WC18000531760050001435.85319
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322AC (SA106) (WC134143033503349422818035.322178
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322AD (SA106) (WC330000001001000100026.9267
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322BC (SA106) (WC2540000050505780100048.84120
Grootbosch Nature Reserve (NP500006300670500050.0189
Grootfontein (232) (WC000010000001000066.732
Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve (WC000170005025100911.5789
Grootwinterhoek State Forest (part of Ghoek Wilderness Area) (WC03300000000007.1141
Grootwinterhoek Wilderness Area (SA101) (WC00000000025006.7302
Grootwitvlei & Rondevlei (WC0001000000000014.371
Hanglip Reserve (SA003) (NP0000001000000025.041
Happy Rest Nature Reserve (NP0000000100000033.331
Harkerville Forest Reserve (WC1000010001001000100400062.51610
Harold Porter National Botanical Gardens (WC7500100501000100100100010089.72926
Haweqwa Nature Reserve (SA107) (WC00010000000560050.0126
Hek Se Bos (255) (WC0100000000010000100.022
Helderberg Nature Reserve (WC53616788816233201227194845.1257116
Highlands State Forest (WC0000010000000050.021
Himeville Nature Reserve (KZ00500000000007.7131
Hlabeni Forest (SA071) (KZ050000100100100100010010092.91413
Hlatikulu Nature Reserve (SA072) (KZ00000000000504.2241
Hogsback (225) (EC00001000000000100.011
Hogsback Indigenous Forest (SA092) (EC5010000005010010010003360.0159
Impendle Nature Reserve (SA077) (KZ0170000000005013.3152
Inhlaba (113) (MP0000100000000020.051
Isidinge Forest (SA092) (EC50001000000000066.732
Jakkalsvlei (WC00000000010000100.011
Jan Marais Nature Reserve (WC0000100000000033.331
Joan Muirhead Nature Reserve (EC331001001001001005010010010010010084.21916
Jubilee Creek Nature Reserve (WC100010010010010001000100100100100.01010
Kaapsehoop/Blue Swallow (160) (SA014) (MP00000100000200018.2112
Kabeljous River Nature Reserve (EC0000006700500011.1273
Kagga Kamma Private Nature Reserve (WC000000000100100066.732
Kalmoesfontein (85) (MP00000100000000100.011
Kamberg Nature Reserve (SA064) (KZ0001700067013009.3434
Kammanassie Nature Reserve (WC294036677556657350800055.810458
Kap River Nature Reserve (EC03314025100010029250024.44110
Karatara Forest (WC00000000050100066.732
Kariega Park Private Game Reserve (EC10000335010010071040100053.33016
Karkloof Nature Reserve (SA074) (KZ0000010010005000037.583
Karoo National Botanical Gardens (WC0010000010001000100066.764
Karoo National Park (SA102) (WC20257777444363676845362548.816078
Karoo Nature Reserve (SA090) (EC1000100100100075043067069.22618
Katberg Forest (SA091) (EC0010000000000050.021
Keurbooms River Nature Reserve (WC04067438056386376446510057.311767
King Williams Town Nature Reserve (EC0000100000000033.331
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (WC69838573718678898983677177.1131101
Klawer Valley (60) (X) (WC0000335000000028.672
Kleinmond Coast and Mountain Nature Reserve (WC0100100000005000033.393
Knysna National Park (WC500100010000000100050.084
Koeberg Nature Reserve (294) (WC100010050751001005010010050082.12823
Kogelbaai Nature Reserve (WC0001000100000000100.044
Kogelberg Nature Reserve (SA107) (WC673300100100100500500057.12112
Kowie Nature Reserve (EC000005000000025.041
Kubusi Indigenous Forest (SA092) (EC010000000001000050.042
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve (EC0001005050671001001001005061.52616
Kwelera Forest Reserve (EC00000000000100100.011
Ladismith-Kleinkaroo Nature Reserve (WC0001000010000100010075.086
Ladys Slipper Nature Reserve (EC00000500000005.6181
Lake Eland Game Reserve (KZ0000001000000033.331
Langeberg West State Forest (WC0000001000006710036.4114
Lelievlei Nature Reserve (WC00000100000000100.011
Limietberg Nature Reserve (WC17500141740201310920017.58014
Loerie Dam Nature Reserve (EC00010050100671000100010076.51713
Loeriebos Nature Reserve (EC00000000010000100.033
Lottering Coastal Forest (EC00000000100000100.011
Lottering Main Forest (EC00004391000003360.92314
Lower Berg River Wetlands (SA104) (WC1008667100100507510080805010080.04536
Macasser Waste Water Treatment Works (WC006710050677550100500056.02514
Magudu (287) (KZ00000000100000100.011
Maitland Nature Reserve (EC10001000501001000010067081.8119
Malalotja Nature Reserve (SW001) (sz00000000017003.4291
Manutsa (92) (NP000001001700013022.2184
Marcus Island (part of WCNP) (SA105) (WC0000000001000033.331
Marloth Nature Reserve (SA113) (WC40100705582757150334002555.29653
Matjiesrivier Nature Reserve (WC000000000100007.7131
Matroosberg State Forest (WC01000000000000100.011
Mbumbazi Nature Reserve (KZ00000001002000011.1273
Mhlopeni Nature Reserve (223) (KZ0000010000033010030.0103
Millwood Nature Reserve (WC010001003300100000050.084
Mkambati Nature Reserve (SA087) (EC000000000050014.371
Monks Cowl State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ00040001000000020.0255
Montagu Eeufees Nature Reserve (WC01005007501000010005075.0129
Montagu Mountain Nature Reserve (WC010001000000100670075.0129
MontEco Nature Reserve (WC00050010000000066.732
Moordkuil State Forest (WC00000040001000030.8134
Morgenzon Mountain Veld (MP000000000005011.191
Mount Currie Nature Reserve (SA084) (KZ05000000000006.7151
Mountain Zebra National Park (EC3805960587045606370205957.7182105
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ00001300000000.81191
Mpofu Nature Reserve (SA091) (EC0000000050500050.042
Mpongo Private Game Reserve (EC0100000000000033.331
Mshonamien (97) (MP0000000100000050.021
Nababiep Nature Reserve (Helskloof) (NC00100000000000100.011
Nahoon Nature Reserve (EC335017508333506027100675050.76935
Namaqua National Park 3017AB (NC10000000000000100.011
Natal National Botanical Gardens (KZ251000100100100505001000057.12112
Nduli Nature Reserve (EC000000000250016.761
Ngele Nature Reserve (KZ1001000807503810050500047.23617
Nieuwoudtville Wildflower Nature Reserve (NC100001000000000066.732
Nkandla Forest Reserve (KZ010000500010010000057.174
Noetzie Conservancy (WC00000000010000100.011
Ntendeka Wilderness Area (KZ000000050000025.041
Ocean View Guest Farm (75) (EC000005050033500028.6144
Orange River Mouth Wetlands (SA030) (NC20500100100002900010035.72810
Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve (SA085) (KZ67111317172330412527618.425547
Outeniqua Wilderness Area (Doringrivier) (SA112) (WC00002010005033100010030.0206
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AA (SA115) (WC000000200000011.191
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AB (SA115) (WC2500000200000021.1194
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AD (SA115) (WC0000000100000010.0101
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420CA (SA115) (WC00010000000000100.011
Paardenberg Nature Reserve (WC00000010000000100.011
Paardenberg Nature Reserve (WC100100678380010067100807510083.34235
Paarl Bird Sanctuary (WC0000022302201.04965
Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve (WC0067100100100671001001001003387.13127
Passima (241) (NP000500000000050.021
Pat Busch Private Nature Reserve (WC50000000100000050.042
Paternoster Rock Island Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Petrus Brand Nature Reserve (proposed) (WC1000001000500000050.063
Pierie Forest (Evelyn Valley) (SA092) (EC10000100100000000080.054
Plaatbos Nature Reserve (EC50000100075000010061.5138
Platberg Wildflower Gardens (FS250000000000143.11936
Pledge Nature Reserve (WC010000100010010010010000100.01010
Pongola Bush Nature Reserve (KZ0010000000000033.362
Qudeni Forest Reserve (KZ0100000000100000100.022
Queen Elizabeth Park Nature Reserve (KZ0100033756780100678310010072.14331
Quenera Nature Reserve (EC00000000000100100.011
Ramskop Nature Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Ratombo Nature Reserve (NP00000000010000100.011
Readsdale Forest (SA091) (EC0010000000000020.051
Reins Coastal Nature Reserve (WC0000000100100000100.022
Renosterkop Private Nature Reserve (120) (WC000010000000100066.732
Richtersveld National Park 2816BB (NC33001000000000040.052
Richtersveld National Park 2817AA (NC000500000000025.041
Richtersveld National Park 2817AC (NC1000000000000025.041
Rietvlei Wetland Reserve (SA111) (WC000100000000008.3121
Riverlands Nature Reserve (WC00050000000006.7151
Riviersonderend Nature Reserve (WC104142672536203340290025.012030
Robben Island (147) (SA110) (WC00140500029500100020.0357
Robberg Nature Reserve (WC604206744508367637869063.211774
Rocherpan Nature Reserve (WC60256760100671009110080677175.77456
Rondevlei Nature Reserve (SA116) (WC5010043701001008610067717510078.67055
Rooiberg Nature Reserve (Gamkaberg) (WC67405010025100100401002025053.75429
Roundhill Oribi Nature Reserve (EC000000010010000050.042
Royal Natal National Park (SA064) (KZ100001811050050100295638.16324
Saldanha Military Area (WC2502510010010010089755067065.24630
Salmonsdam Nature Reserve (WC005001001000010001003364.71711
Sam Knott. Nature Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC00033000403600018.4499
San Sebastian Private Nature Reserve (WC001000000010083100088.91816
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve (WC000010010010010010010000100.088
Sangebethu Private Nature Reserve (WC00010000000000100.011
Schotia Safaris (EC000001000001001000100.033
Settlers Park Nature Reserve (EC223350525367771005083554258.8221130
Shamwari Private Game Reserve (EC00000100100100000062.585
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ0000000002000.25561
Silverglen Nature Reserve (KZ000000330000016.761
Silvermine Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC5005010002510003301003344.4188
Silwerboomkloof (145) (WC0000000001000050.063
Silwerfontein (275) (WC000000330000025.041
Sinclair Nature Reserve (WC100010000100100100000091.71211
Skilpad Nature Reserve (Now part of Namaqua National Park 3017BB) (NC3350033100010050252033034.52910
Soetandalsvlei Nature Reserve (De Mond) (WC00000000100000100.011
Songimvelo Nature Reserve (SA017) (MP0000010000000012.581
Springside Nature Reserve (KZ00000000000171.8551
Stinkhoutber Nature Reserve (EC0010000000000033.331
Stony Point Nature Reserve (Penguin) (WC000000000100010066.732
Storms River Coastal Forest (EC0000000000010025.041
Storms River Main Forest (EC000000033671000050.084
Strandfontein Sewage Works (SA116) (WC672713566775100336750131442.17632
Sunshine Coast Nature Reserve (EC0000000010000050.021
Swartberg Nature Reserve (Swartberg East) (SA106) (WC2547023292525338050601734.211138
Swartkops Estuary MOSS (SA096) (EC6000501003300100675010057.12112
Swartkops Forest (KZ000010000001001000100.033
Table Mountain Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC8050330607510010050100100064.53120
Tankwa Karoo National Park (NC005000671005067500055.61810
Tharfield Private Nature Reserve (EC0000000000100050.021
The Island Nature Reserve (EC100033100800406010050835065.94127
Thomas Baines Nature Reserve (EC0020201005000010005025.0246
Tienie Versveld National Botanical Gardens (WC00000100003300013.3152
Towerkop Nature Reserve (WC796775921008781949469637280.5308248
Tsitsikamma National Park (SA098) (EC03306710010000100675010060.94628
Tullach Mhor Private Nature Reserve (MP010000050033100500037.5166
Tygerberg Nature Reserve (WC100801008810010080100100100868692.27771
Uilkraalsmond Nature Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Uitenhage Nature Reserve (EC0014010000050250020.0204
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2828DB (SA064) (KZ01000000000000100.011
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2829CC (SA064) (KZ10010000010000100000100.055
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2829CD (SA064) (KZ10000000000000100.011
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2929AB (SA064) (KZ010050010001000000025.0164
Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve (55) (KZ0080000700001.11742
Umhlanga Conservancy (KZ00000000020002.8712
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ03300000000001.4731
University Port Elizabeth Private Nature Reserve (EC003300501000000023.1133
Vaalhoek Nature Reserve (WC001000000100000020.0102
Van Stadens River Mouth Reserve (EC0000000000100050.021
Van Stadens Wild Flower Nature Reserve (EC0676710050673307510010010074.23123
Verlorenvlei (SA103) (WC10000000001001000075.043
Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve (KZ0000704054402.02525
Villiersdorp Nature Reserve (WC10000000001000010075.043
Vogelgat Private Nature Reserve (5) (X) (WC10001000100010000100100100100.01010
Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve (WC534555836464100958050392658.7184108
Vryheid Hill Nature Reserve (KZ0081401700170005.5734
Waters Meeting Nature Reserve (EC00000075100000044.494
Waterval Nature Reserve (WC252500000000005.3382
Waterval Natuurerfinis Gebied (234) (WC10050100010001000501000070.0107
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ0700000000000.42601
West Coast Fossil Park (WC10010001001000050100100100088.21715
West Coast National Park (SA105) (WC79748386787579958183595977.7220171
Westford Bridge Private Nature Reserve (WC100001000000000075.043
Wilderness National Park (SA114) (WC251829672533805064381005042.98436
Witfontein Nature Reserve (WC05000000005010010050.084
Wolkberg Forest Belt 2329DD (SA005) (NP00100000000000100.011
Woodbush Forest Reserve (NP00000000001000100.011
Woodville Forest (WC0000000100000025.041
Woody Cape Nature Reserve (SA094) (Now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3326CB) (EC10050090067100671001006710081.63831
Xumeni Forest (KZ000100010000000020.0102
Yellowwoods Nature Reserve (EC010000000100010043042.9146
Ysternek Nature Reserve (WC00000100000000100.011
Zandvlei Nature Reserve (WC50607167601008310010050296368.76746
Zuurberg National Park (now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3325BC) (EC00000803300100010050.0147
Zwartkops Valley Nature Reserve (SA096) (EC0006750010010010000072.7118