Life List

Western Cape List

✔ = Seen
Red Font = Rarity
Blue Font = Targets for current year

1 African Penguin ✔
2 Wandering Albatross
3 Shy Albatross ✔
4 Black-browed Albatross ✔
5 Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross ✔
6 Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross
7 Southern Giant Petrel ✔
8 Northern Giant Petrel ✔
9 White-chinned Petrel ✔
10 Spectacled Petrel
11 Great-winged Petrel
12 Wilson`s Storm Petrel ✔
13 European Storm Petrel ✔
14 Flesh-footed Shearwater
15 Sooty Shearwater ✔
16 Great Shearwater ✔
17 Cory`s Shearwater ✔
18 Manx Shearwater ✔
19 Cape Gannet ✔
20 Great White Pelican ✔
21 Greater Flamingo ✔
22 Lesser Flamingo ✔
23 White-breasted Cormorant ✔
24 Bank Cormorant ✔
25 Cape Cormorant ✔
26 Reed Cormorant ✔
27 Crowned Cormorant ✔
28 African Darter ✔
29 Great Crested Grebe ✔
30 Black-necked Grebe ✔
31 Little Grebe ✔
32 Goliath Heron ✔
33 Purple Heron ✔
34 Grey Heron ✔
35 Black-headed Heron ✔
36 Green-backed Heron ✔
37 Squacco Heron
38 Black-crowned Night Heron ✔
39 Yellow-billed Egret ✔
40 Great Egret
41 Little Egret ✔
42 Western Cattle Egret ✔
43 Little Bittern
44 Black Stork ✔
45 Abdim`s Stork
46 White Stork ✔
47 African Openbill
48 Hamerkop ✔
49 Glossy Ibis ✔
50 Hadeda Ibis ✔
51 African Sacred Ibis ✔
52 African Spoonbill ✔
53 Spur-winged Goose ✔
54 Egyptian Goose ✔
55 Knob-billed Duck
56 South African Shelduck ✔
57 White-faced Whistling Duck ✔
58 Fulvous Whistling Duck ✔
59 Yellow-billed Duck ✔
60 Maccoa Duck ✔
61 White-backed Duck ✔
62 African Black Duck ✔
63 Cape Teal ✔
64 Red-billed Teal ✔
65 Hottentot Teal ✔
66 Southern Pochard ✔
67 Cape Shoveler ✔
68 Mallard ✔
69 Western Osprey ✔
70 Secretarybird ✔
71 African Fish Eagle ✔
72 Verreauxs` Eagle ✔
73 Martial Eagle ✔
74 Wahlberg`s Eagle
75 Booted Eagle ✔
76 Black-chested Snake Eagle ✔
77 Brown Snake Eagle
78 European Honey Buzzard ✔
79 Forest Buzzard ✔
80 Common (Steppe) Buzzard ✔
81 Jackal Buzzard ✔
82 African Marsh Harrier ✔
83 Black Harrier ✔
84 African Harrier-Hawk ✔
85 Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk ✔
86 Black Sparrowhawk ✔
87 Pale Chanting Goshawk ✔
88 African Goshawk ✔
89 Yellow-billed Kite ✔
90 Black Kite
91 Black-shouldered Kite ✔
92 Peregrine Falcon ✔
93 Lanner Falcon ✔
94 Eurasian Hobby
95 Greater Kestrel
96 Lesser Kestrel
97 Rock Kestrel ✔
98 Cape Spurfowl ✔
99 Grey-winged Francolin ✔
100 Indian Peafowl
101 Helmeted Guineafowl ✔
102 Common Ostrich ✔
103 Common Quail
104 Hottentot Buttonquail
105 Red-knobbed coot ✔
106 Common Moorhen ✔
107 African Jacana ✔
108 African (Purple) Swamphen ✔
109 African Rail
110 Black Crake ✔
111 Baillon`s Crake
112 Buff-spotted Flufftail
113 Red-chested Flufftail
114 Blue Crane ✔
115 Denham`s Bustard ✔
116 Southern Black Korhaan ✔
117 Karoo Korhaan
118 Spotted Thick-knee ✔
119 Water Thick-knee ✔
120 Grey Plover ✔
121 Chestnut-banded Plover
122 Greater Sand Plover
123 Pacific Golden Plover
124 Common Ringed Plover ✔
125 Three-banded Plover ✔
126 Kittlitz`s Plover ✔
127 White-fronted Plover ✔
128 Crowned Lapwing ✔
129 Blacksmith Lapwing ✔
130 Ruff
131 Common Greenshank ✔
132 Common Sandpiper ✔
133 Marsh Sandpiper ✔
134 Wood Sandpiper ✔
135 Terek Sandpiper
136 Curlew Sandpiper ✔
137 Pectoral Sandpiper ✔
138 Broad-billed Sandpiper
139 Little Stint ✔
140 Ruddy Turnstone ✔
141 Sanderling ✔
142 Great Knot
143 Red Knot ✔
144 Common Redshank
145 African Black Oystercatcher ✔
146 Eurasian Oystercatcher
147 Black-winged Stilt ✔
148 Pied Avocet ✔
149 Eurasian Curlew ✔
150 Common Whimbrel ✔
151 Bar-tailed Godwit ✔
152 Red-necked Phalarope
153 Red Phalarope
154 Greater Painted-snipe
155 African Snipe ✔
156 Subantarctic Skua ✔
157 Pomarine Skua ✔
158 Parasitic Jaeger
159 Long-tailed Jaeger
160 Kelp Gull ✔
161 Grey-headed Gull ✔
162 Hartlaub`s Gull ✔
163 Sabine`s Gull
164 Caspian Tern ✔
165 Common Tern ✔
166 Swift Tern ✔
167 Little Tern
168 Sandwich Tern ✔
169 White-winged Tern ✔
170 Whiskered Tern ✔
171 Arctic Tern ✔
172 Antarctic Tern ✔
173 Namaqua Sandgrouse
174 Speckled Pigeon ✔
175 African Olive Pigeon ✔
176 Rock Dove ✔
177 Red-eyed Dove ✔
178 Laughing Dove ✔
179 Tambourine Dove
180 Namaqua Dove ✔
181 Lemon Dove
182 Cape Turtle Dove ✔
183 Common Cuckoo
184 Red-chested Cuckoo
185 Diederik Cuckoo
186 Klaas`s Cuckoo ✔
187 Burchell`s Coucal
188 Cape Eagle-Owl
189 Spotted Eagle-Owl ✔
190 Marsh Owl
191 Western Barn Owl ✔
192 African Wood Owl ✔
193 Fiery-necked Nightjar ✔
194 Barn Swallow ✔
195 Greater Striped Swallow ✔
196 Pearl-breasted Swallow ✔
197 White-throated Swallow ✔
198 Black Saw-wing ✔
199 Alpine Swift ✔
200 Common Swift
201 African Black Swift ✔
202 White-rumped Swift ✔
203 Little Swift ✔
204 Horus Swift
205 Common House Martin ✔
206 Brown-throated Martin ✔
207 Rock Martin ✔
208 Sand Martin
209 Banded Martin ✔
210 Speckled Mousebird ✔
211 Red-faced Mousebird ✔
212 White-backed Mousebird ✔
213 Giant Kingfisher ✔
214 Pied Kingfisher ✔
215 Malachite Kingfisher ✔
216 Brown-hooded Kingfisher ✔
217 European Bee-eater ✔
218 European Roller
219 African Hoopoe ✔
220 Greater Honeyguide ✔
221 Lesser Honeyguide ✔
222 Brown-backed Honeybird ✔
223 Acacia Pied Barbet ✔
224 Ground Woodpecker ✔
225 Olive Woodpecker ✔
226 Cardinal Woodpecker ✔
227 Cape Clapper Lark
228 Karoo Lark ✔
229 Spike-heeled Lark
230 Large-billed Lark ✔
231 Red-capped Lark ✔
232 Cape Long-billed Lark
233 Karoo Long-billed Lark
234 Agulhas Long-billed Lark
235 Grey-backed Sparrow-lark
236 Fork-tailed Drongo ✔
237 White-necked Raven ✔
238 Pied crow ✔
239 Cape Crow ✔
240 House Crow ✔
241 Grey Tit
242 Cape Penduline-Tit ✔
243 Cape Bulbul ✔
244 Sombre Greenbul ✔
245 African StoneChat ✔
246 Karoo Chat ✔
247 Sickle-winged Chat ✔
248 Familiar Chat ✔
249 Ant-eating Chat ✔
250 Mountain Wheatear ✔
251 Capped Wheatear ✔
252 Olive Thrush ✔
253 Karoo Thrush
254 Cape Rock Thrush ✔
255 Sentinel Rock Thrush ✔
256 Cape Rockjumper ✔
257 Cape Robin-Chat ✔
258 Karoo Scrub Robin ✔
259 Willow Warbler ✔
260 Knysna Warbler
261 Victorin`s Warbler ✔
262 Rufous-eared Warbler ✔
263 Namaqua Warbler ✔
264 Lesser Swamp Warbler ✔
265 Little Rush Warbler ✔
266 Sedge Warbler
267 African Reed Warbler ✔
268 Cape Grassbird ✔
269 Yellow-bellied Eremomela
270 Karoo Eremomela ✔
271 Long-billed crombec ✔
272 Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler ✔
273 Layard`s Tit-Babbler ✔
274 Bar-throated Apalis ✔
275 Neddicky ✔
276 Zitting Cisticola ✔
277 Cloud Cisticola
278 Levaillant`s Cisticola ✔
279 Grey-backed Cisticola ✔
280 Karoo Prinia ✔
281 Blue-mantled Crested-Flycatcher ✔
282 African Paradise Flycatcher ✔
283 African Dusky Flycatcher ✔
284 Spotted flycatcher ✔
285 Fiscal Flycatcher ✔
286 Fairy Flycatcher ✔
287 Cape White-eye ✔
288 Cape Batis ✔
289 Pririt Batis ✔
290 African Pied Wagtail
291 Cape Wagtail ✔
292 African Pipit ✔
293 Plain-backed Pipit ✔
294 Long-billed Pipit ✔
295 Cape Longclaw ✔
296 Common Fiscal ✔
297 Red-backed Shrike
298 Lesser Grey Shrike
299 Bokmakierie ✔
300 Southern Boubou ✔
301 Southern Tchagra ✔
302 Red-winged Starling ✔
303 Pale-winged Starling
304 Pied Starling ✔
305 Wattled Starling ✔
306 Common Starling ✔
307 Cape Sugarbird ✔
308 Malachite Sunbird ✔
309 Orange-breasted Sunbird ✔
310 Amethyst Sunbird ✔
311 Greater Double-collared Sunbird ✔
312 Southern Double-collared Sunbird ✔
313 Dusky Sunbird
314 Southern Grey-headed Sparrow ✔
315 House Sparrow ✔
316 Cape Sparrow ✔
317 Southern Masked Weaver ✔
318 Cape Weaver ✔
319 Red-billed Quelea ✔
320 Southern Red Bishop ✔
321 Yellow Bishop ✔
322 Pin-tailed Whydah ✔
323 African Quail-finch
324 Common Waxbill ✔
325 Swee Waxbill ✔
326 Yellow Canary ✔
327 Brimstone Canary ✔
328 Forest Canary ✔
329 Cape Canary ✔
330 White-throated Canary ✔
331 Streaky-headed Seedeater ✔
332 Protea Seedeater (Canary)
333 Cape Siskin ✔
334 Common Chaffinch ✔
335 Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
336 Cape Bunting ✔
337 Little Crake ✔
338 Cape Vulture ✔
339 Terrestrial Bulbul ✔
340 Tawny Eagle ✔
341 Long Crested Eagle ✔
342 Cape Glossy Starling ✔
343 Marabou Stork ✔
344 Citrine Wagtail ✔
345 Elegant Tern ✔

Total: 278