Birds of Lekwena

Scientific Name Afrikaans English Setswana  
Apalis thoracica Bandkeelkleinjantjie Apalis, bar-throated Tantang
Tricholaema leucomelas Bonthoutkapper Barbet, Akasia Pied Mogôrôsi
Lybius torquatus Rooikop houtkapper Barbet, Black Collared Kôpaôpê, Mmanku
Tracyphonus vailantii Kuifkophoutkapper Barbet, Crested Kôpaôpê
Batis molitor Witliesbontrokkie Batis, Chinspot
Merops apiaster Europese byevreter Bea-eater, European Morôkapula
Euplectes orix Rooivink Bishop, Southern Red Mohubê, Thaga
Euplectes afer Goudgeelvink Bishop, Yellow-crowned Thaha pinyane
Telephorus zeylonus  Bokmakierie Bokmakierie Pjempjete
Nilaus afer Bontroklaksman Brubru
Pycnonotus nigricans Rooioogtiptol Bulbul, African red-eyed Rramorutiakolê
Pycnonotus tricolor Swartoogtiptol Bulbul, Dark-capped Rramorutiakolê
Emberiza tahapisi Klipstreepkoppie Bunting, Cinnamon-breasted Kwabebe
Emberiza flaviventris Rooirugstreepkoppie Bunting, Golden-breasted Kwabebe
Buteo vulpinis Bruinjakkalsvoël Buzzard, Steppe Segôdi
Crithagra atrogularis Bergkanarie Canary, Black-throated Tšoere
Crithagra flaviventris Geelkanarie Canary, Yellow Tšoere
Myrmecocicla formicivora Swartpiek Chat, Ant-eating Leping
Cercomela familiaris Gewone Spekvreter Chat, Familiar Letleretsane
Cisticola textrix Gevlekte Klopkloppie Cisticola, Cloud Motintinyane
Cisticola aridulus Woestyn Klopkloppie Cisticola, Desert Motintinyane
Cisticola tinniens Vleitinktinkie Cisticola, Levaillant’s Motintinyane
Cisticola chiniana Bosveldtinktinkie Cisticola, Rattling Lekgêrê
Cisticola juncidis Landeryklopkloppie Cisticola, Zitting Motintinyane
Hirundu spilodera Familieswael Cliff-swallow, South African Pêolwana, Phêtla
Fulica cristata Bleshoender Coot, Red-knobbed Kgogonoka
Phalacrocorax africanus Rietduiker Cormorant, Reed Timêlêtsane-Ntšo
Phalacrocorax  carbo Witborsduiker Cormorant, White breasted Timêlêtsane
Rhynoptilus africanus Dubbelbanddrawwertjie Courser, Double-banded Segelegwele
Sylvieta rufescens Bosveldstompstert Crombec, Long-billed Poponaka, se.pônê
Corvus albus Witborskraai Crow, Pied Legakabê
Chrysococcyx caprius Diederikkie Cuckoo, Diderick Ntetekeng
Clamator jacobinus Bontnuwejaarsvoël Cuckoo, Jacobin Montoe-phatšoa
Culculus solitarius Piet-my-vrou Cuckoo, Red-chested Tlo-nke-tsoho
Streptopelia senegalensis Rooiborsduifie Dove, Laughing Tšokwane
Oena capensis Namakwaduifie Dove, Namaqua Rrankundunyane, Tsêbêru
Streptopelia semitorquata Grootringduif Dove, Red-eyed Leebana
Columba livia Tuinduif Dove, Rock Leeba-la-sekhoosa
Dendrocygna viduata Nonnetjie-eend Duck, White-faced Sehudi
Anas undulata Geelbekeend Duck, Yellow-billed Sehudi
Bulbulcus ibis Veereier Egret, Cattle Modisane, Manawane
Egretta alba Grootwitreier Egret Great Modisane, Manawane
Egretta garzetta Kleinwitreier Egret, Little Modisane, Manawane
Egretta intermedia Geelbekwitreier  Egret, Yellow-billed Modisane, Manawane
Eremomela icteropygialis Geelpensbossanger Eremomela, Yellow-bellied Kgwêrêkgwêtlhane
Falco amurensis Oostelike Rooipootvalk Falcon Amur, Seotsanyana
Sporopipes squamifrons Baardmannetjie Finch, Scaly Feathered Letsetsenkana
Lanius collaris Fiskaallaksman Fiscal, Common Tlhômêdi
Stenostira scita Feëvlieëvanger Flycatcher, Fairy Kapantsi-tubatubi
Sigelus silens Fiskaalvlieëvanger Flycatcher, Fiscal Kapantsi
Muscicapa striata Europese Vlieëvanger Flycatcher, Spotted Kapantsi-tubatubi
Peliperdix coqui Swempie Francolin, Coqui Lesogo
Scleroptira levaillantoides Kalaharipatrys Francolin, Orange River Lesogo
Alopochan aegyptiacus Kolgans Goose, Egyptian Legôu
Plectropterus gambensis Wildemakou Goose, Spur-winged Legôu, Lestikwe
Tachybaptus ruficollis Kleindobbertjie Grebe, Little Thoboloko
Tringa nebularia Groenpootruiter Greenshank, Common Koe-koe-lemao
Numida meleagris Gewone Tarentaal Guinea fowl, Helmeted Kgaka
Scopus umbretta Hamerkop Hamerkop, Hamerkop Mmamasiloanokê
Ardea melanocephala Swartkopreier Heron, Black-headed Kôkôlôhutwê
Butorides striata Groenrugreier Heron, Green-backed Kôkôlôhutwê
Ardea cinerea Bloureier Heron, Grey Kôkôlôhutwê
Ardeola ralloides Ralreier Heron, Squacco Kôkôlôhutwê
Prodotiscus regulus Skerpbekheuningvoël Honeybird, Brown-backed Molisa-linotši
Indicator minor Kleinheuningwyser Honeyguide, Lesser Molisa-linotši
Upupa africana Hoephoep Hoophoe, African Pupupu
Rhreskiomis aethiopicus Skoorsteenveër Ibis, African Sacred Leholotsoane
Plegadis falcinellus Glansibis Ibis, Glossy Leholotsoane
Bostrychia hagedash Hadeda Ibis, Hadeda Legangane
Vidua chalybeata Staalblouvinkie Indigo Bird, Village  kgakanagae
Falco rupicoloides Grootrooivalk Kestrel, Greater Phakalane
Falco rupicolus Kransvalk Kestrel, Rock Phakalane
Alcedo cristata Kuifkopvisvanger Kingfisher, Malachite Seinôdi
Ceryle rudis Bontvisvanger Kingfisher, Pied Seinôdi
Elanus caeruleus Blouvalk Kite, Black-shouldered Phakalane
Afrotis afraoides Witvlerkkorhaan Korhaan, Northern Black Kegamakalo
Vanellus senegallus Lelkiewiet Lapwing, African Wattled Kegamakalo
Vanellus armatus Bontkiewiet Lapwing, Blacksmith Lethulatshipi
Vanellus coronatus Kroonkiewiet Lapwing, Crowned Lerweerwee
Mirafra fasciolata Hoëveldklappertjie Lark, Eastern Clapper  
Clandrella cinerea Rooikoplewerik Lark, Red-capped Sebotha
Mirafra africana Rooineklewerik Lark, Rufous-naped Sebotha
Calendulauda sabota Sabotalewerik Lark, Sabota Sebotha
Chersomanes albofasciata Vlaktelewerik Lark, Spike-heeled Sebotha
Macronyx capensis Oranjekeelkalkoentjie Longclaw, Cape Lethoele
Riparia paludicola Afrikaanse Oewerswael Martin, Brown-throated Phêtla
Ploceus velatus Swartkeelgeelvink Masked-weaver, Southern Thaga-talê
Gallinula chloropus Grootwaterhoender Moorhen, Common Khohonoka
Urocolius indicus Rooiwangmuisvoël Mouse Bird, Red-faced Letsôrô
Colius striatus Gevlekte Muisvoël Mouse Bird, Speckled Letsôrô
Colius colius Witkruismuisvoël Mouse Bird, White-backed Letsôrô
Acridotheres tristis Indiese Spreeu Myna, Common Legôdi
Cisticola fulvicapilla Neddikkie Neddicky, Neddicky Motintinyane
Oriolus larvatus Swartkopwielewaal Oriole, Black-headed  
Struthio camelus Volstruis Ostritch, Common Ntšhe
Tyto alba Nonnetjie-uil Owl, Barn Morubitshe
Asio capensis Vlei-uil Owl, March Morubitshe
Vidua paradisaea Gewone Paradysvink Paradise-Whydah, long-tailed  
Petronia supercillaris Geelvlekmossie Petronia, Yellow-throated Tswere
Columba guinea Kransduif Pigeon, Speckled Letsaba, Leebarope
Anthus cinnamomeus Gewone Koester Pipit, African Tšase
Anthus vaalensis Vaalkoester Pipit, Buffy Tšase
Anthus simillis Nicholson se Koester Pipit, Long-billed Tšase
Anthus leocophrys Donkerkoester Pipit, Plain-backed Tšase
Charadrius tricollaris Driebandstrandkiewiet Plover, Three-banded Patapet-nala
Prinia flavicans Swartbandlangstertjie Prinia, Black-chested Tôntôbane
Prinia subflava Bruinsylangstertjie Prinia, Tawny-flanked Tôntôbane
Pytilia melba Gewone Melba Pytilia, Green-winged  
Ortygospiza africollis Gewone Kwartelvinkie Quailfinch African Lekolukotoana
Quelea Quelea Rooibekkwelea Quelea, Red-billed Thaha
Acrocephalus baeticatus Kleinrietsanger Reed-warbler, African Soamahlaka-sa-merefo
Cossypha caffra Gewone Janfrederik Robin-Chat, Cape Setholo-moru
Corracias garrulus Europese Troupant Roller, European Letlêrêtlêrê, Lethakêla
Coracias caudatus Gewone Troupant Roller, Lilac-breasted Letlêrêtlêrê, Lethakêla
Rhinopomastus cyanomelas Swartbekkakelaar Scimitarbill, Comon Foofoo
Cercotrichas paena Kalahariwipstert Scrub-Robin, Kalahari Phênê
Saittarius serpentarius Sekretarisvoël Secretary Bird  Tlhangwe
Tadorna Cana Kopereend Shelduck, South African Lefaloa
Laniarius aatrococcineus Rooiborslaksman Shrike, Crimson-breasted Kgaragoba, Kgorogoro
Lanius collurio Rooiruglaksman Schrike, Red-backed Tšemeli
Gallinago nigripennis Afrikaanse Snip Snipe, African Koe-koe-lemao
Passer melanurus Gewone Mossie Sparrow, Cape Tswere
Passer domesticus Huismossie Sparrow, House Tswere
Passer diffusus Gryskopmossie Sparrow, Southern Grey-headed Tswere
Plocepasser mahale Koringvoël Sparrow-weaver, White-browed Mogale
Platalea alba Lepelaar Spoonbill, African Molomo-khaba
Pternistis swainsonii Bosveldfisant Spurfowl, Swainson’s Khoale
Lamprotornis nitens Kleinglansspreeu Starling, Cape Glossy Leswêdi
Spreo bicolor Witgatspreeu Starling, Pied Leswêdi
Creatophora cinerea Lelspreeu Starling, Wattled Leswêdi
Saxicola torquatus Gewone Bontrokkie Stonechat, African Tlhatsinyane
Cinnyris talatala Witpenssuikerbekkie Sunbid, White-bellied Senwabolôpe, Talêtalê
Hirundo rustica Europese Swael Swallow, Barn Pêolwane, Phêtla
Hirundo cucullata Grootstreepswael Swallow, Greater Striped Pêolwane, Phêtla
Hirundo semifura Rooiborsswael Swallow, Red-breasted Pêolwane, Phêtla
Hirundo albigularis Witkeelswael Swallow, White-throated Pêolwane, Phêtla
Apus affinis Kleinwindswael Swift, Little Pêolwane, Phêtla
Apus caffer Witkruiswindswael Swift, White Rumped Pêolwane, Phêtla
Tchagra australis Rooivlerktjagra Tchagra, Brown-crowned Phênakgômo, Mafurêfurê
Anas erythrorhyncha Roobekeend Teal, Red-billed Sehudi
Burhinus capensis Gewone Dikkop Thick-knee, Spotted Kgoadirê, Mongwangwa
Parus cinerascens Akasiagrysmees Tit, Ashy
Parisoma subcaeruleum Bosveldtjeriktik Tit-Babbler, Chestnut-vented
Streptopelia capicola Gewone Tortelduif Turtle-Dove, Cape Mhiri
Motacilla capensis Gewone Kwikstertjie Wagtail, Cape Mokgôrônyane
Phylloscopus trochilus Hofsanger Warbler, Willow Kgwêrêkgwêtlhane
Estrida erythronotos Swartwangsysie Waxbill, Black-faced Sentsipitsipi
Uraeginthus angolensis Gewone Blousysie Waxbill, Blue Sentsipitsipi
Estrilda astrild Rooibeksysie Waxbill, Common Sentsipitsipi
Granatina granatina Koningblousysie Waxbill, Violet-eared Sentsipitsipi
Ploceus capensis Kaapse Wewer Weaver, Cape Thaha
Oenanthe monticola Bergwagter Wheatear, Mountain Letšoana-tšoana
Zosterops virens Kaapse Glasogie White-eye, Cape Setona-mahloana
Zosterops pallidus Gariepglasogie White-eye, Orange River Setona-mahloana
Vidua macroura Koningrooibekkie Whydah, Pin-tailed Selahlamarungoana
Euplectes progne Langstertflap Widowbird, long-tailed Molopê
Euplectes ardens Rooikeelflap Widowbird, Red-collared Molopê
Euplectes albonotatus Witvlerkflap Widowbird, white-winged Molopê
Phoeniculus purpureus Rooibekkakelaar Wood-Hoopoe, Green Foofoo