Eswatini's Biodiversity Explorer


Phylum: Chordata, Class: Aves, Orders and Families:

Ciconiiformes - Ardeidae

Herons, egrets, bitterns

Ciconiiformes - Plataleidae

Ibises and spoonbills

Anseriformes - Anatidae

Ducks, geese, swans

Falconiformes - Accipitridae

Eagles, hawks, buzzards, kites, vultures

Falconiformes - Falconidae

Falcons and kestrels

Galliformes - Phasianidae

Francolins, spurfowl and quail

Gruiformes - Rallidae

Rails, crakes, moorhens, coots, etc.

Gruiformes - Otididae

Bustards and korhaans

Charadriiformes - Scolopacidae

Sandpipers, stints, snipes, etc.

Charadriiformes - Burhinidae


Charadriiformes - Glareolidae

Coursers and pratincoles

Charadriiformes - Laridae

Skuas, gulls, terns

Columbiformes - Columbidae

Pigeons and doves

Psittaciformes - Psittacidae

Parrots, cockatoos, etc.

Cuculiformes - Cuculidae

Cuckoos and coucals

Strigiformes - Tytonidae

Barn and grass owls

Apodiformes - Apodidae

Not yet illustrated.


Passeriformes - Eurylaimidae

Not yet illustrated.


Passeriformes - Hirundinidae

Swallows and martins

Passeriformes - Campephagidae

Not yet illustrated.


Passeriformes - Corvidae

Crows and ravens

Passeriformes - Turdidae

Thrushes, chats, robins

Passeriformes - Sylviidae

Warblers, apalises, cisticolas, etc.

Passeriformes - Muscicapidae

Flycatchers and batises

Passeriformes - Motacillidae

Wagtails, pipits and longclaws

Passeriformes - Sturnidae

Starlings and mynas

Passeriformes - Promeropidae

Not yet illustrated.


Passeriformes - Ploceidae

Sparrows, weavers, bishops, widows, queleas

Passeriformes - Estrildidae

Waxbills, mannikins, twinspots, firefinches, etc.

Passeriformes - Viduidae

Whydahs and widowfinches

Passeriformes - Fringillidae

Canaries and buntings