Birds of Cannon Rocks and Boknes

A list of bird species documented around the towns of Cannon Rocks and Boknes.

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Buff-spotted Flufftail 1
Sarothrura elegans
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Red-knobbed Coot 2
Fulica cristata
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Helmeted Guineafowl 3
Numida meleagris
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White-browed Coucal 4
Centropus superciliosus
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Brown-hooded Kingfisher 5
Halcyon albiventris
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Pied Kingfisher 6
Ceryle rudis
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Ring-necked Dove 7
Streptopelia capicola
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Red-eyed Dove 3
Streptopelia semitorquata
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Speckled Pigeon 8
Columba guinea
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Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove 9
Turtur chalcospilos
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Tambourine Dove 10
Turtur tympanistria
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African Green Pigeon 11
Treron calvus
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Speckled Mousebird 3
Colius striatus
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African Spoonbill 8
Platalea alba
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Hadada Ibis 12
Bostrychia hagedash
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Cape Gannet 4
Morus capensis
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African Penguin 12
Spheniscus demersus
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Whimbrel 8
Numenius phaeopus
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Little Grebe 13
Tachybaptus ruficollis
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Great Cormorant 14
Phalacrocorax carbo
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Cape Cormorant 15
Phalacrocorax capensis
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Kelp Gull 16
Larus dominicanus
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Common Ringed Plover 17
Charadrius hiaticula
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White-fronted Plover 18
Charadrius marginatus
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African Black Oystercatcher 19
Haematopus moquini
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Blacksmith Lapwing 3
Vanellus armatus
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Crowned Lapwing 20
Vanellus coronatus
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Spotted Thick-knee 21
Burhinus capensis
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Water Thick-knee 22
Burhinus vermiculatus
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Grey Heron 23
Ardea cinerea
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Goliath Heron 7
Ardea goliath
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Black-headed Heron 24
Ardea melanocephala
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African Darter 25
Anhinga rufa
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Jackal Buzzard 26
Buteo rufofuscus
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African Fish-Eagle 3
Haliaeetus vocifer
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Crowned Eagle 9
Stephanoaetus coronatus
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Yellow-billed Duck 9
Anas undulata
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Knysna Turaco 28
Tauraco corythaix
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Karoo Prinia 29
Prinia maculosa
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Grey-backed Camaroptera 30
Camaroptera brachyura
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Black-headed Oriole 2
Oriolus larvatus
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Cape Crow 9
Corvus capensis
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Bokmakierie 31
Telophorus zeylonus
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Southern Boubou 5
Laniarius ferrugineus
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African Paradise-Flycatcher 32
Terpsiphone viridis
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African Crested-Flycatcher 33
Trochocercus cyanomelas
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Cape Robin-Chat 34
Cossypha caffra
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Chorister Robin-Chat 35
Cossypha dichroa
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Spotted Flycatcher 36
Muscicapa striata
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Malachite Sunbird 37
Nectarinia famosa
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Cape Wagtail 38
Motacilla capensis
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Common Waxbill 39
Estrilda astrild
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Village Weaver 40
Ploceus cucullatus
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Pin-tailed Whydah 41
Vidua macroura
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African Firefinch 42
Lagonosticta rubricata
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Terrestrial Brownbul 33
Phyllastrephus terrestris
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Common Bulbul 43
Pycnonotus barbatus
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Sombre Greenbul 15
Andropadus importunus
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European Starling 44
Sturnus vulgaris
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Fiery-necked Nightjar 45
Caprimulgus pectoralis
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Egyptian Goose 46
Alopochen aegyptiaca
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Piping Cisticola 15
Cisticola fulvicapilla
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Black-collared Barbet 47
Lybius torquatus
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Great Crested Tern 48
Thalasseus bergii
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Lemon Dove 15
Columba larvata
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Laughing Dove 49
Streptopelia senegalensis
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Malachite Kingfisher 25
Corythornis cristatus
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Brown Scrub-Robin 35
Cercotrichas signata
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Collared Sunbird 50
Hedydipna collaris
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Amethyst Sunbird 9
Chalcomitra amethystina
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Swee Waxbill 51
Coccopygia melanotis
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Olive Thrush 52
Turdus olivaceus
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Spotted Eagle-Owl 5
Bubo africanus
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Fork-tailed Drongo 53
Dicrurus adsimilis
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Southern Fiscal 3
Lanius collaris
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Red-winged Starling 34
Onychognathus morio
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Cape White-eye 54
Zosterops capensis
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Bronze Mannikin 55
Spermestes cucullata
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Red-necked Francolin 50
Pternistis afer
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Sacred Ibis 56
Threskiornis aethiopicus
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Fiscal Flycatcher 38
Melaenornis silens
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Streaky-headed Seedeater 15
Crithagra gularis
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Yellow-fronted Canary 57
Crithagra mozambica
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Brimstone Canary 58
Crithagra sulphurata
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Denham's Bustard 22
Neotis denhami
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Klaas's Cuckoo 59
Chrysococcyx klaas
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Half-collared Kingfisher 60
Alcedo semitorquata
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Rock Pigeon 61
Columba livia
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Red-faced Mousebird 62
Urocolius indicus
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Hamerkop 8
Scopus umbretta
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Common Greenshank 63
Tringa nebularia
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Southern Giant-Petrel 64
Macronectes giganteus
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Common Tern 65
Sterna hirundo
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White Stork 66
Ciconia ciconia
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Three-banded Plover 7
Charadrius tricollaris
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Black-winged Lapwing 59
Vanellus melanopterus
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Black-bellied Plover 67
Pluvialis squatarola

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