ROBERTS BIRDS of SOUTHERN AFRICA

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R1 Ostrich (Struthio camelus) Common Resident : Tanzania SG 880 (1990)   R2 King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus) Rare Vagrant : Falklands Islands SG 136 (1933) 

R3 African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus) Fairly Common Resident (Endemic) : 
Namibia SG 715 (1997)  
R4 Rockhopper Penguin (Eudyptes chrysocome) Rare Vagrant : Tristan da Cunha SG 188 (1974) 

R5 Macaroni Penguin (Eudyptes chrysolophus) Rare Vagrant : British Antarctic Territories 
SG 89 (1979) 

R6 Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus) Locally Common Resident : Hungary SG 3344 (1980) 

R7  Black-necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis) Uncommon Resident :
Maldives SG 1196 (1986)

R8 Dabchick (Tachybaptus ruficollis) Common Resident : Maldives Islands SG 1084 (1985) 

R9 Royal Albatross (Diomedea epomophora) Rare Vagrant : Aitutaki SG 345 (1981)

R10 Wandering Albatross (Diomedea exulans) Common Visitor : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 18 (1956)

R11 Shy Albatross (Diomedea cauta) Common Visitor : New Zealand SG 947 (1970)

R12 Black-browed Albatross (Diomedea melanophris) Common Visitor : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 31 (1963)

R13 Grey-headed Albatross (Diomedea chrysostoma) Rare Vagrant : Australian Antarctic Territories SG 83 (1988)

R14 Yellow-nosed Albatross (Diomedea chlororhynchos) Common Visitor : 
Tristan da Cunha SG 231 (1977)

R15 Dark-mantled Sooty Albatross  (Phoebetria fusca) Rare Vagrant : Tristan da Cunha SG 164 (1972)

R16 Light-mantled Sooty Albatross (Phoebetria palpebrata) Rare Vagrant : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 2 (1956)

R17 Southern Giant Petrel (Macronectes giganteus) Common Visitor : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 209 (1986)

R18 Northern Giant Petrel (Macronectes halli) Common Visitor : Australian Antarctic Territories SG 92 (1992)

R19 Antarctic Fulmar (Fulmaris glacialoides) Uncmmon Visitor : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 208 (1986)

R20 Antarctic Petrel (Thalassoica antartica) Rare Vagrant : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 99 1975

R21 Pintado Petrel (Daption capense) Common Visitor : South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands SG 165 (1987)

R22 Bulwer's Petrel (Bulweria bulweria) Rare Vagrant : 

R23 Great-winged Petrel (Pterodrama macroptera) Common Visitor : Tristan da Cunha SG 220 (1977)

R24 Soft-plumaged Petrel (Pterodrama mollis) Common Visitor : French Southern & Antarctic Territories 
SG 139 (1980)

R25 White-headed Petrel (Pterodrama lessonii) Rare Vagrant : 

R26 Atlantic Petrel (Pterodrama incerta) Rare Vagrant : 

R27 Kerguelen Petrel (Pterodrama brevirostris) Rare Vagrant : Tristan da Cunha 
SG 225 (1977)

R28 Blue Petrel (Halobaena caerulea) Rare Vagrant : French Southern & Antarctic Territories SG 247 (1989) 

R29 Broad-billed Prion (Pachyptila vittata) Uncommon Visitor : Tristan da Cunha 
SG 228 (1977)

R30 Slender-billed Prion (Pachyptila belcheri) Rare Vagrant 

R31 Fairy Prion (Pachyptila turtur) Rare Vagrant : South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands SG 169 (1987) R032.jpg (13080 bytes)

R32 White-chinned Petrel (Procellaria aequinoctialis) Common Visitor : South Georgia & SSI  SG 295 (1999)

R33 Grey Petrel (Procellaria cinerea) Rare Vagrant : French Southern & Antarctic Territories (2009)

R34 Cory's Shearwater (Calonectris diomedea) Common Visitor : Malta SG 799 (1987)

R35 Great Shearwater (Puffinis gravis) Common Visitor : Tristan da Cunha SG 116 (1968)

R36 Flesh-footed Shearwater (Puffinis carneipes) Common Visitor : Maldives SG 1083 (1985)

R37 Sooty Shearwater (Puffinis griseus) Abundant Visitor : 
Alderney SG 213 (2003
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R38 Manx Shearwater (Puffinis Puffinis) Uncommon Visitor : Isle of Man SG 32 (1973)

R39 Little Shearwater (Puffinis assimilis) Rare Visitor : 

R40 Audubon's Shearwater (Puffinis lherminieri) Rare Vagrant : Palau SG 72 (1985)

R41Wedge-tailed Shearwater (Puffinis pacificus) Rare Vagrant : Marshall Islands 
SG 103 (1987)

R42 European Storm Petrel (Hydrobates pelagicus) Common Visitor : Jersey SG130 (1975)

R43 Leach's Storm Petrel (Oceanodroma leucorhoa) Rare Visitor : Marshall Islands SG37 (1985)

R44 Wilson's Storm Petrel (Oceanites oceanicus) Abundant Visitor : Maldives SG 877 (1980)

R45 White-bellied Storm Petrel (Fregetta grallaria) Rare Vagrant : French SAT 362 (1997) R46 Black-bellied Storm Petrel (Fregetta tropica) Fairly Common Visitor : British Antarctic Territories SG 295 (1998)
R47 Red-tailed Tropic Bird (Phaethon rubricauda) Rare Visitor : Mauritius SG 345 (1967) R48 White-tailed Tropic Bird (Phaethon lepturus) Rare Vagrant : British Indian Ocean Territories SG 74 (1975)
R49 Eastern White Pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus) Locally Common Resident : 
Zambia SG 506 (1987)
R50 Pink-backed Pelican (Pelecanus rufescens) Uncommon Resident : Ghana SG 1600 (1991)