ROBERTS BIRDS of SOUTHERN AFRICA

No's 401 to 450

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R401.jpg (17490 bytes) R401 Spotted Eagle Owl (Bubo africanus) Common resident : Botswana SG 424 (1978) R402.jpg (16141 bytes) R402 Giant Eagle Owl (Bubo lacteus) Fairly common resident : Zimbabwe SG 853 (1993)
R403.jpg (18641 bytes) R403 Pel's Fishing Owl (Scotopelia peli) Rare resident: Swaziland SG 399 (1982) R404.jpg (24596 bytes) R404 European Nightjar (Caprimulgus europaeus) Common non-breeding migrant : 
Russia SG 4926 (1979)
  R405 Fiery-necked Nightjar (Caprimulgus pectoralis) Common resident :   R406 Rufous-cheeked Nightjar (Caprimulgus rufigena) Fairly common breeding migrant :
  R407 Natal Nightjar (Caprimulgus natalensis)   R408 Freckled Nightjar (Caprimulgus tristigma) Common resident 
  R409 Mozambique Nightjar (Caprimulgus fossii) Common resident R410.jpg (16880 bytes) R410 Pennant-winged Nightjar (Macrodipteryx vexillaria) Rare breeding migrant :
Ghana SG 226 (1959)
R411.jpg (18574 bytes) R411 European Swift (Apus apus) Common non-breeding migrant : Libya SG 1191 (1982)   R412 Black Swift (Apus barbatus) Common breeding migrant 
  R413 Bradfield's Swift (Apus bradfieldi) Common resident  R414 Pallid Swift (Apus pallidus) Very rare non breeding migrant: Gibraltar SG 1259b (2008)
  R415 White-rumped Swift (Apus caffer) Very common breeding migrant    R416 Horus Swift (Apus horus) Locally common breeding migrant
  417 Little Swift (Apus affinis) Very common resident R418.jpg (14082 bytes) R418 Alpine Swift (Apus melba) Common breeding migrant :
Lesotho SG 1068 (1992)
  R419 Mottled Swift (Apus equatorialis) Locally common resident   R420 Scarce Swift (Schoutedenapus myoptilus) Locally common resident
R421.jpg (17783 bytes) R421 Palm Swift (Cypsiurus parvus) Locally common resident : 
Ghana SG 1589 (1991)
  R422 Mottled Spinetail (Telecanthura ussheri) Uncommon localised resident
  R423 Bohm's Spinetail (Neafrapus boehmi) Sparse resident R424.jpg (18021 bytes) R424 Speckled Mousebird (Colius striatus) Common resident :
Gabon SG 1132 (1992)
  R425 White-backed Mousebird (Colius colius) Common resident (near endemic) R426.jpg (19191 bytes) R426 Red-faced Mousebird (Colius indicus) Common resident :
Guyana (new) 2002
R427.jpg (26302 bytes) R427 Narina Trogon (Apaloderma narina) Uncommon resident :
Gabon SG 174 (1961)
R428.jpg (14261 bytes) R428 Pied KIngfisher (Ceryle rudis) Very common resident :
South Africa SG 979 (1997)
R429.jpg (16114 bytes) R429 Giant Kingfisher (Ceryle maxima) Locally common resident :
Lesotho SG 804 (1988)
R432.jpg (13487 bytes) R432 Pygmy Kingfisher (Ispidinia picta) Locally common breeding migrant : Gambia SG 241 (1966)
R431.jpg (19174 bytes) R431 Malachite Kingfisher (Alcedo cristata) 
Common resident : 
Lesotho SG 507 (1982)
R430.jpg (13261 bytes) R430 Half-collared Kingfisher (Alcedo semitorquata)
Uncommon resident: Angola SG 474 (1951)
R433.jpg (27566 bytes) R433 Woodland Kingfisher (Halycon senegalensis) Common breeding migrant :
Rwanda SG 240 (1967)
R434 Mangrove Kingfisher (Halycon senegaloides) 
Uncommon local migrant
South Africa (2016)
R435.jpg (12572 bytes) R435 Brown-hooded Kingfisher (Halycon albiventris) 
Common resident :
Bechuanaland SG 175 (1961)
R436.jpg (14424 bytes) R436 Grey-hooded Kingfisher (Halycon leucicephala) Locally fairly common resident :
Zimbabwe SG 976 (1998)
R437.jpg (16333 bytes) R437 Striped Kingfisher (Halycon chelicuti)
Common resident :
Ghana SG 1394 (1989)
R438.jpg (18500 bytes) R438 European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster) Two races - Common non-breeding migrant, or locally common breeding migrant :
Venda SG 71 (1983)
R439 Olive Bee-eater (Merops superciliosus) Three races - Common breeding or non breeding migrant :
Comores SG 0065 (1967)
R440.jpg (15909 bytes) R440 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (Merops persicus) Fairly common non-breeding migrant :
Namibia SG 753 (1997)
R443.jpg (17230 bytes) R443 White-fronted Bee-eater (Merops bullockoides)
Very common resident : 
Mozambique SG 1153 (1987)
R442.jpg (15118 bytes) R442 Bohm's Bee-eater (Merops boehmi) Locally uncommon resident : Zambia SG 497 (1987)
R441.jpg (17484 bytes) R441 Carmine Bee-eater (Merops nubicoides) Locally common breeding migrant : Malawi SG 316 (1968) R444.jpg (10105 bytes) R444 Little Bee-eater (Merops pusillus) Common resident : Tanzania SG 806 (1990)
R445.jpg (12403 bytes) R445 Swallow-tailed Bee-eater (Merops hirundineus)
Locally common resident : Bechuanaland SG 172 (1961)
R446.jpg (18352 bytes) R446 European Roller (Coracias garrulus) Fairly common non-breeding migrant : 
Hungary SG 3965 (1990)
R448.jpg (12649 bytes) R448 Racket-tailed Roller (Coracias spatula)
Fairly common resident : Angola SG 459 (1951) 
R449.jpg (12994 bytes) R449 Purple Roller (Coracias naevia) Fairly common resident Gambia SG 200 (1963)
R447.jpg (15149 bytes) R447 Lilac-breasted Roller (Coracias caudata)
Common resident : 
Uganda SG 124 (1965)
R450.jpg (22679 bytes) R450 Broad-billed Roller (Eurystomus glaucurus) 
Fairly common resident :
Benin SG 1008 (1985)