ROBERTS BIRDS of SOUTHERN AFRICA

No's 851 to 887

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  R851 East African Swee (Estrilda quartinia) Locally common resident   R852 Quail Finch (Ortygospiza atricollis) Common resident
R853.jpg (15584 bytes) R853 Locust Finch (Ortygospiza locustella) Uncommon resident: Zambia SG 265 (1977) R854.jpg (16699 bytes) R854 Orange-breasted Waxbill (Sporaeginthus subflavus) Locally common resident : 
Uganda SG  (1999)
R855.jpg (14928 bytes) R855 Cut-throat Finch (Amadina fasciata) Uncommon resident : 
Gambia SG 2385 (1996)
R856.jpg (16845 bytes) R856 Red-headed Finch (Amadina erythrocphala) Common resident (near endemic) : 
Botswana SG 858 (1997)
R857.jpg (13973 bytes) R857 Bronze Mannikin (Spermestes cucullatus) Very common resident :
Ghana SG 1390 (1989)
R858.jpg (12853 bytes) R858 Red-backed Mannikin (Spermestes bicolor) Fairly common resident : Togo SG 362 (1995) - [the bird on the stamp is a different sub-species, Black and White Mannikin]
  R859 Pied Mannikin (Spermestes fringilloides) Uncommon resident R860.jpg (18935 bytes) R860 Pin-tailed Whydah (Vidua macroura) Common resident  : Gambia SG 245 (1966)
R861.jpg (16738 bytes) R861 Shaft-tailed Whydah (Vidua regia) Common resident : Botswana SG 866 (1997) R862.jpg (15731 bytes) R862 Paradise Whydah (Vidua paradisea) Fairly common resident : Malawi SG 318 (1968)
R863 Broad-tailed Paradise Whydah (Vidua obtusa) Uncommon resident : 
Ethiopia SG 540 (1962)
  R864 Black Widowfinch (Vidua funerea) Locally common resident
  R865 Purple Widowfinch (Vidua purpurascens) Uncommon resident   R866 Violet Widowfinch (Vidua incognita) Status unconfirmed
R867 Steel-blue Widowfinch (Vidua chalybeata) Common resident  : 
Ethiopia SG 543 (1962)
R868.jpg (13298 bytes) R868 Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs) Uncommon localised resident (introduced) : 
East Germany SG 2098 (1979)
r869.jpg (17863 bytes) R869 Yellow-eyed Canary (Serinus mozambicus) Common resident : 
Azerbajan SG 330 (1996)
  R870 Black-throated Canary (Serinus atrogularis) Common widespread resident
R871.jpg (10088 bytes) R871 Lemon-breasted Canary (Serinus citrinipectus) Uncommon resident : 
South Africa SG 815a (1995)
  R872 Cape Canary (Serinus canicollis) Very common resident
  R873 Forest Canary (Serinus scotops) Locally common resident (endemic)   R874 Cape Siskin (Serinus totta) Fairly common resident (endemic)
  R875 Drakensberg Siskin (Serinus symonsi) Locally common resident (endemic)   R876 Black-headed Canary (Serinus alario) Locally common resident (endemic)
  R877 Bully Canary (Serinus sulphuratus) Uncommon resident R878.jpg (17610 bytes) R878 Yellow Canary (Serinus flaviventris) Common resident  : Ascension Islands SG 199 (1976)
  R879 White-throated Canary (Serinus albogularis) Common resident   R880 Protea Canary (Serinus leucopterus) Uncommon resident (endemic)
  R881 Streaky-headed Canary (Serinus gularis) Fairly common resident   R882 Black-eared Canary (Serinus mennelli) Uncommon resident
R883.jpg (7973 bytes) R883 Cabanis's Bunting (Emberiza cabanisi) Uncommon localised resident 
Sierra Leone SG  1907 (1992)
R884.jpg (17780 bytes) R884 Golden-breasted Bunting (Emberiza flaviventris) Fairly common resident : 
Lesotho  SG 209 (1971)
  R885 Cape Bunting (Emberiza capensis) Fairly common resident R886 Rock Bunting (Emberiza tahapisi) Locally common resident Ghana SG 1398 MS (a)
  R887 Larklike Bunting (Emberiza impetuani) Common resident