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

African Firefinch


Lagonosticta rubricata

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     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 (EC0000000001000050.042
Abe Bailey Nature Reserve (GP02013102011333029052215.214522
Addo Elephant National Park 3325DA (EC5035423800251318763623.414534
Adelaide Nature Reserve (EC01001001001006700100670076.51713
Albasini Water Conservancy (NP0000010000100000100.022
Albert Falls Resource Reserve (KZ5036807550224040503333740.512651
Amakhala Game Reserve (EC050005000001000030.0103
Amasundu Phezulu (17) (KZ00050000000007.1141
Amatikulu Nature Reserve (KZ1720060505720671414224433.36923
Andries Vosloo Kudu Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC05033140008030290024.05012
Baakens Valley MOSS (EC010067100000033067025.9277
Balele Mountain Reserve (KZ000671000000100012.87810
Barberton Mountainlands Nature Reserve (MP7510083100100100100100100100756790.05045
Barberton Nature Reserve (MP00000000100000100.011
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CA (SA093) (EC67000000000100021.4143
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CB (SA093) (EC00000505000040016.7244
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324DA (SA093) (EC000000100100000028.672
Ben Lavin Private Nature Reserve * (NP003301005000000018.8163
Bethelsdorp Common MOSS (EC017000000000332.7742
Bierspruit Dam Conservation Area (NP13020200200000008.5595
Bisley Valley Nat. Reserve (KZ3850506750100100837160504360.96439
Blaaukrantz Nature Reserve (EC0000010000000050.021
Blinkwater Nature Reserve (SA070) (KZ001000000000100075.043
Blouberg Nature Reserve (NP00500000000009.1111
Bluff Military Area (KZ000000100001000033.393
Bluff Nature Reserve (KZ450813341540075.332017
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve (SA010) (MP005005000020019011.8516
Blythedale Beach Conservancy (KZ322010025291705000203625.812833
Boero Dam Bird Sanctuary (GP00000000100001.0981
Bonamanzi Game Park (240) (KZ25001802567007008.6938
Boondocks (115) (MP50010000000000066.732
Borakalalo National Park (NW130000231321022131112.012515
Bosberg Nature Reserve (EC000000000050020.051
Bosnek Nature Reserve (EC00100000000000100.011
Boston Conservancy (KZ00003300000005.9171
Botshabelo Nature Reserve (MP0500000003300016.7122
Buccleugh Indigenous Forest (279) (KZ00000000010000100.022
Buffelsdrift Conservancy (GP652100332520000011.012714
Buffelskloof Private Nature Reserve (26) (MP00000000010000100.011
Burman Bush Nature Reserve (KZ29231423482435304138151729.830992
Buzzard Mountain Retreat (114) (SA003) (NP0000000010067010080.054
Cathedral Peak State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ20000000000009.1111
Chelmsford Nature Reserve (SA059) (KZ00000000250003.4291
Cleveland Game Park (NP006733251005000500033.3248
Coleford Nature Reserve (SA080) (KZ00000000000174.3472
Combretum Private Nature Reserve (NP000000050000011.191
Commando Drift Nature Reserve (EC00033500255043033027.34412
Corridor Game Reserve (HUP) (SA060) (KZ10000000000000100.011
Cotswold Downs Estate (KZ10010075100100100100100100506010085.72824
Craigie Burn Nature Reserve (KZ0000010000000050.021
Crystal Springs Private Game Reserve (MP000001000050100132917.48615
Cumberland Nature Reserve (320) (KZ63595346100100781008379826471.112891
Cwebe Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC0002500570000016.1315
Darvill Bird Sanctuary (KZ682946548334382118022.416537
De Tweedespruit Conservancy (GP0200000000005020.0102
Dhlinza Forest Nature Reserve (SA067) (KZ5002050205027002233021.65111
Ditholo Nature Reserve (GP033330010050000010025.0246
Djuma Game Reserve (MP1000003302540500010038.1218
Doorndraai Dam Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP025033000000007.4272
Doreen Clark Nature Reserve (KZ000033000000011.191
Double Drift Game Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC1000000010033000070.0107
Dreadnought Peak (193) (KZ0000010000000066.732
Dukuduku State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ10000000050000040.0104
Dwesa Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC000000000100009.1111
East London Coast Nature Reserve (EC00500000000010016.7122
Empisini Nature Reserve (KZ253678407070638010033205059.89255
Enseleni Nature Reserve (KZ05000000000005.0201
Entabeni Nature Reserve (SA003) (NP10000500000000066.732
Entumeni Nature Reserve (SA066) (KZ00000000002006.3161
Faerie Glen Nature Reserve (GP05000000000003.0331
False Bay Park (GSL) (SA058) (KZ000002001400004.9613
Fern And Forest Sanctuary (301) (MP10000000000000100.011
Ferncliffe Forest (KZ675050601001007510010010010010077.83628
Fort Fordyce Nature Reserve (EC03300000100000042.973
Fort Nottingham Nature Reserve (KZ0010000000000033.331
Frederika Nature Reserve (125) (KZ000000000001007.7131
Game Valley Estates (44) (KZ0805010010000100010050075.02015
Garden Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ000001000000006.3161
Ghio Wetland Local Reserve (EC000005000033007.7262
Giants Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ014000257000085.91026
Glen Avon Falls Kloof (71) (EC000100010010000100503375.0129
Goudhoek Farm (30) (KZ038132111013183330501018.614527
Grassland Biosphere Reserve 2630CB (SA020) (MP00000000000100100.011
Grassland Biosphere Reserve 2730BC (SA020) (KZ00000000100000100.011
Great Fish River Nature Reserve (EC000010000100000040.052
Great Fish River Wetland Reserve (EC010000000000009.1111
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CA (SA058) (KZ0000005009330015.8193
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CB (SA058) (KZ0000003302500016.7183
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ00000109000002.3882
Groendal Wilderness Area (EC010050100401702910033010044.43616
Groenkloof Nature Reserve( Inc Fount. Valley Nature Reserve) (GP5000000033000014.3142
Grootbosch Nature Reserve (NP0000250067000022.2184
Gustav Klingbiel Nature Reserve (MP00000000330003.0331
Gwala-Gwala Vryheidensis Colony (165) (KZ00010000000000100.011
Hanglip Reserve (SA003) (NP0000001000000025.041
Hans Hohelsen Private Nature Reserve (NP00000000250005.0201
Hans Merensky Nature Reserve (NP404025100504402520005029.35817
Happy Rest Nature Reserve (NP0000000100000033.331
Harold Johnson Nature Reserve (KZ330033033000005015.2335
Hartebeespoort Dam Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW0000330000250145.5553
Hazelmere Dam Private Nature Reserve (KZ2000000000025010.0202
Hillandale Conservancy (KZ1008333786350507110067292560.78954
Hlabeni Forest (SA071) (KZ0500001000033050035.7145
Hlane Game Reserve (SW002) (sz00003301000000014.3142
Hlatikulu Forest Reserve (KZ0100000000000025.041
Hluhluwe Game Reserve (HUP) (SA060) (KZ36010043404043442062587045.311753
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BA (SA060) (KZ0000010000000020.051
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BB (SA060) (KZ0000000505000037.583
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BC (SA060) (KZ000000010001000050.042
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BD (SA060) (KZ0000332080044330030.04012
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2832AA (SA060) (KZ33500050250677540333339.43313
Hoedspruit Airforce Base (NP0000000010000033.331
Ilanda Wilds Nature Reserve (KZ040250401006302533671428.85917
Impendle Nature Reserve (SA077) (KZ01700000000006.7151
Inanda Dam and Resort (KZ100010001000000000100.044
Ingwenya Nature Reserve (KZ0000000010000050.021
Inhlaba (113) (MP00010000050000060.053
Isidinge Forest (SA092) (EC0001000000000033.331
Itala Nature Reserve (SA056) (KZ275738505610010040547547748.614872
Jejane Private Nature Reserve (NP5002502040006710003322.24510
Jericho Dam Nature Reserve (MP00000000000100100.011
Joan Muirhead Nature Reserve (EC01000000001005005021.1194
Kaapsehoop/Blue Swallow (160) (SA014) (MP000001000000009.1111
Kabeljous River Nature Reserve (EC000002505050500018.5275
Kamberg Nature Reserve (SA064) (KZ00000003300002.3431
Kap River Nature Reserve (EC0000250500141350012.2415
Kariega Park Private Game Reserve (EC00033000000003.3301
Karkloof Nature Reserve (SA074) (KZ010001000010005000062.585
Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve (KZ3372183810000226.940428
King Williams Town Nature Reserve (EC000000100000100066.732
Klaserie Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP00017006000008.2494
Klipfontein Bird Sanctuary (KZ675010000010010050003350.02010
Klipfontein Dam Nature Reserve (KZ100100501000501000675010010066.71812
Krantzkloof Nature Reserve (KZ17017384344017255002025.77419
Kruger National Park 2231AC (SA002) (NP0002022005002201710.8748
Kruger National Park 2231AD (SA002) (NP170000033000004.5442
Kruger National Park 2231CA (SA002) (NP1701802118211082111014.417425
Kruger National Park 2231CB (SA002) (NP0000010000000050.021
Kruger National Park 2231CC (SA002) (NP00000000500004.2241
Kruger National Park 2231CD (SA002) (NP000000001000005.3191
Kruger National Park 2331AA (SA002) (NP01700000000003.7271
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP111300105090401417713.610314
Kruger National Park 2331AC (SA002) (NP020050000000009.5212
Kruger National Park 2331BA (SA002) (NP0000001000100100010030.8134
Kruger National Park 2331BC (SA002) (NP0000033000500013.3152
Kruger National Park 2331CB (SA002) (NP0000001925501301410.6667
Kruger National Park 2331CC (SA002) (NP00002533561450670028.85215
Kruger National Park 2331CD (SA002) (NP0033025050173300019.4367
Kruger National Park 2331DC (SA002) (NP000140029000003.4893
Kruger National Park 2431AB (SA002) (MP100132002700330043019.77114
Kruger National Park 2431AD (SA002) (MP20300025105443111701420.49319
Kruger National Park 2431BA (SA002) (MP0001000331401705010.3586
Kruger National Park 2431BC (SA002) (MP000000013014002.8712
Kruger National Park 2431BD (SA002) (MP01710081000150100138.4958
Kruger National Park 2431DB (SA002) (MP00000000020003.2311
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP0000000000782.1972
Kruger National Park 2431DD (SA002) (MP000013050000003.8522
Kruger National Park 2531AA (SA002) (MP500000000000014.371
Kruger National Park 2531AB (SA002) (MP00000130000703.5572
Kruger National Park 2531AD (SA002) (MP0500003303301167020.05010
Kruger National Park 2531BA (SA002) (MP1400033250000009.5424
Kruger National Park 2531BB (SA002) (MP50022000020001898.6817
Kruger National Park 2531BC (SA002) (MP25000000000002.4411
Kruger National Park 2531BD (SA002) (MP00000000003009.4323
Krugersdorp Nature Reserve (GP00000000000505.3191
Kube Yini Private Game Reserve (KZ0025000000500033.362
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve (EC100010010050671001001001001005084.62622
Lake Eland Game Reserve (KZ000000100100000066.732
Lapalala Wilderness (45) (NP000000000500033.331
Legalameetse Nature Reserve (SA005) (NP2500050100050000027.8185
Leopard Kloof Private Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW170000000170002.9682
Lesheba Wilderness (88) (NP10000000000001013.3152
Letaba Ranch (NP00000500000009.5424
Lissataba Nature Reserve (NP00000002500003.3301
Loerie Dam Nature Reserve (EC000505010033001000035.3176
Londolozi Private Nature Reserve (MP00003001000003.0993
Loskop Dam Nature Reserve (SA015) (MP330000001000003314.8274
Loteni Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ00000000000102.1471
Lowveld National Botanical Gardens (MP0004033067446375332542.94921
Lydenburg Production Unit (MP000000250000012.581
Mabalingwe Private Nature Reserve (NP330000000025009.5212
Mac Mac Bluff & Kloof Area (SA012) (MP00000000010000100.011
Madwala Conservancy (KZ100000000100000040.052
Magaliesberg Nature Area (NW000000000290337.9383
Maitland Nature Reserve (EC00000000003309.1111
Makalali Private Nature Reserve (NP000000002500012.581
Malalotja Nature Reserve (SW001) (sz500010000001317673331.0299
Manutsa (92) (NP000005000100025022.2184
Manyeleti Game Reserve (SA002) (NP33000002500200011.5263
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ00500000000002.3441
Marakele National Park (SA007) (NP000001000000004.5221
Mariannwood Nature Reserve (KZ000010000010000042.973
Marico Bosveld Nature Reserve (NW000000670000066.732
Mariepskop State Forest (NP000001000010000066.732
Marloth Park Conservancy (MP0000013000005010.5192
Mbumbazi Nature Reserve (KZ05010050010001008050010070.42719
Mdala Nature Reserve (MP05700001000000037.5166
Mhlopeni Nature Reserve (223) (KZ1000000001000100010070.0107
Mhlosinga Private Nature Reserve (sz010010003310010010000100053.8137
Middle Vaal River (SA038) (FS00200250000500259.7626
Midmar Nature Reserve (SA076) (KZ00002000000001.4731
Misty Ridge Forest (128) (KZ00000100000000100.011
Mkhombo Nature Reserve (MP30043000000013011.0738
Mkuzi Game Reserve (SA057) (KZ13302117262342162319102121.2552117
Mlawula Game Reserve (SW002) (sz03350571000605000675043.63917
Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary (sz000000000005020.051
Moletsi Bird Sanctuary (NP00001000100100000040.0104
Monks Cowl State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ013070001000000036.0259
Moor Park Nature Reserve (KZ00100010010000000080.054
Morgenzon Mountain Veld (MP000000000014011.191
Mosdene Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP00000000050003.4291
Mountain Sanctuary Park (SA025) (NW005000010033000020.0153
Mountain Zebra National Park (EC2305915173590113001223.618243
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ8022000150140005.01196
Mpofu Nature Reserve (SA091) (EC0000000050500050.042
Msinsi Nature Reserve (KZ000002017000004.0502
Nagle Resources Private Nature Reserve (KZ000631000010010000047.4199
Nahoon Nature Reserve (EC17033000010000507.2695
Natal National Botanical Gardens (KZ00050670050000019.0214
Ndubazi River Valley (174) (MP00000000010000100.011
Ndumo Game Reserve (SA052) (KZ9000661202460187.225018
Nelspruit Nature Reserve (MP100067100100500001001007568.02517
New Germany Nature Reserve (KZ807120850811005.41498
Ngele Nature Reserve (KZ000405000002505016.7366
Nkandla Forest Reserve (KZ000001000010000028.672
Norscot Koppies Nature Reserve (GP00000000001792.3872
North Park Nature Reserve (KZ132522212322192218170018.511922
Northern Farms Nature Reserve (Diepsloot NR) (SA025) (GP0070000000001.6631
Northern Treatment Works (KZ5900013014000174.31165
Ntsikeni Nature Reserve (EC0001000000000025.041
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP510502000907696.116410
Ocean View Guest Farm (75) (EC00000501001003300042.9146
Ohrigstad Dam Nature Reserve (MP00100000000011010.3293
Olifants River Private Game Reserve (X) (NP50500000000010008.9454
Ongoye Forest Reserve (SA065) (KZ3302567000050500020.0459
Ophathe Game Reserve (KZ00000000100000100.011
Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve (SA085) (KZ25273350897265635931362251.8255132
Outspan Bird Sanctuary (GP00000000009212.51624
Palala River Reserve (NP0000000000010025.041
Palmiet Nature Reserve (KZ419133240353835202238828.723066
Paradise Valley Nature Reserve (KZ0002000029250006.8594
Passima (241) (NP000500000000050.021
Phinda Resource Reserve (204) (KZ43000000000010028.6144
Pierie Forest (Evelyn Valley) (SA092) (EC000500000000020.051
Pigeon Valley Park (149) (KZ00000040000432.61524
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW1171100391591311191013.520027
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Bird Sanctuary (NP331703300202000008.3605
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Nature Reserve (SA006) (NP017002500000503.0993
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Sewage Works (NP00010050000010025020.0204
Pongola Bush Nature Reserve (KZ005010000001001000066.764
Pongola Nature Reserve (KZ00170000000003.2311
Pongolapoort Nature Reserve (SA055) (KZ0000000330057033.3155
Pretoria National Botanical Gardens (GP00000000020002.6391
Qudeni Forest Reserve (KZ0100000000000050.021
Queen Elizabeth Park Nature Reserve (KZ0000004025335005020.9439
Quenera Nature Reserve (EC00000000000100100.011
Rietvlei Nature Reserve (GP0060004000000.92262
Rocky Drift Private Nature Reserve (MP00000000001000100.011
Rolfes Pan Nature Reserve (GP5000000000000.51851
Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve (GP001201401232137212411.223326
Roodewaal Forest Reserve (NP01000000000330050.042
Roosfontein Nature Reserve (KZ9280100816389100967389698984.8191162
Royal Natal National Park (SA064) (KZ010000000000063.2632
Rugged Glen Nature Reserve (SA064) (KZ000000000001710.0101
Rust de Winter Dam Nature Reserve (NP0003340331443433867028.85917
Rustenburg Nature Reserve (SA025) (Kgaswane Mountain Reserve) (NW00200050251501000012.2496
Sabie Sand Game Reserve (SA002) (NP000000000250020.051
Sam Knott. Nature Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC00401006010008071500061.24930
San Lameer Conservancy (KZ00252502501420003312.8476
Sardinia Bay  Nature Reserve (EC00330000000008.3121
Schotia Safaris (EC000001000001000066.732
Selati Game Reserve (NP0250001400313204015.511618
Settlers Park Nature Reserve (EC22272912211718122822101719.522143
Sewula Private Nature Reserve (KZ00000000100000100.011
Shamwari Private Game Reserve (EC0000000000100012.581
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ61687147608184787164486566.5556370
Silverglen Nature Reserve (KZ000000670000033.362
Sondela Private Nature Reserve (NP000000500000050.042
Songimvelo Nature Reserve (SA017) (MP0000010000000012.581
Spioenkop Nature Reserve (SA062) (KZ601433350000251892919.210420
Springside Nature Reserve (KZ500033203329674433806740.05522
Swartkops Estuary MOSS (SA096) (EC200000000033009.5212
T.C. Robertson Nature Reserve (KZ50431725437510050670506749.15728
Tala Game Reserve (KZ36382060717180806082706761.010564
Tanglewood Farm Trust (10) (KZ0000100000000033.331
Tembe Elephant Park (KZ2900100125000805.71408
The Island Nature Reserve (EC250000002000004.9412
Thomas Baines Nature Reserve (EC05040201005001000005033.3248
Thulazihleka Pan (KZ000100000000006.3161
Timbavati Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP073268113136272582917.417831
Treasure Beach Nature Reserve (KZ00255000000331109.1555
Tswaing Crater Museum (GP0000501467671000405038.52610
Tullach Mhor Private Nature Reserve (MP0000075501001005005062.51610
Tzaneen Dam Nature Reserve (NP00001000000000100.033
Ubizane Game Ranch (KZ00000010000005050.042
Uitenhage Nature Reserve (EC01002901000000500030.0206
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2829CC (SA064) (KZ010000010000000060.053
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2929AB (SA064) (KZ010050010001000000025.0164
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2929CB (SA064) (KZ0100000000000010.0101
Umbabat Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP00009000014002.1952
Umbogavango Nature Reserve (KZ2010020110093320251311.310612
Umdoni Park (KZ21572531575361536044335446.215672
Umfolozi Game Reserve (SA060) (KZ0208403375501750502316.510317
Umgeni River Park (KZ022100000000002.31313
Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve (55) (KZ703675638291100879480678678.7174137
Umhlanga Conservancy (KZ000405075331392020023.97117
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (KZ00000013250100007.7393
Umhlatuze CCA (KZ0001000010010010000066.764
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ0200011110027010337.91018
Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge and Game Park (KZ0000000001000057.174
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ00044273329305000026.07319
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ310500218241400102713.319526
Umzumbe Conservancy (KZ00334007538503300037.92911
University Port Elizabeth Private Nature Reserve (EC00000500000007.7131
Uvongo Nature Reserve (KZ0000503300110005.2583
Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve (NW810152244274203333151521.612527
Van Stadens Wild Flower Nature Reserve (EC000003300000506.5312
Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve (KZ47424124535572575970656756.0252141
Virginia Bush Nature Reserve (KZ03300002013400009.4646
Vryheid Hill Nature Reserve (KZ801007571100671008683100675082.27360
Wakkerstroom Wetland Reserve (220) (MP00000000330001.8561
Wallers Camp Private Nature Reserve (NP0000000010000033.331
Warmbaths Nature Reserve (NP000000000008080.054
Waters Meeting Nature Reserve (EC330000050100000044.494
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ34203532183040425017182430.026078
Windy Ridge Game Park (KZ0001000000000050.042
Wolkberg Forest Belt 2329DD (SA005) (NP00100000000000100.011
Wonderboom Nature Reserve (GP0000100250000008.0252
Woody Cape Nature Reserve (SA094) (Now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3326CB) (EC10000003300330007.9383
Xumeni Forest (KZ0010010000100001000040.0104
Yellowwoods Nature Reserve (EC0067010000100010029050.0147
Zemvelo Private Game Park (GP025000000033006.1493
Zinkwazi Conservancy (KZ0100000000000020.051
Zuurberg National Park (now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3325BC) (EC00000803301001000050.0147
Zwartkops Valley Nature Reserve (SA096) (EC00033000000009.1111