Swaziland's Biodiversity Explorer

Birds

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


Dikkops/Thickknees

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.

Swifts

Passeriformes - Eurylaimidae


Not yet illustrated.

Broadbills

Passeriformes - Hirundinidae


Swallows and martins

Passeriformes - Campephagidae


Not yet illustrated.

Cuckooshrikes

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.

Sugarbirds

Passeriformes - Ploceidae


Sparrows, weavers, bishops, widows, queleas

Passeriformes - Estrildidae


Waxbills, mannikins, twinspots, firefinches, etc.

Passeriformes - Viduidae


Whydahs and widowfinches

Passeriformes - Fringillidae


Canaries and buntings