View photos in Biodiversity Explorer
872. Cape Canary
(Cape canary ) (Serinus canicollis )
Common breeding resident in the highveld.
Common resident of highveld areas, mostly in woodlands and exotic forests.
Mixed woodlands, thicket and thornveld
Exotic forest and thicket
Malolotja information from the Bird Checklist for Malolotja (printed in the late 1980's, sponsored by the Natural History Society of Swaziland), supplemented with information from Roberts' Birds of Southern Africa, 1985.
Checklist, comments and distribution information from the Swaziland Bird Atlas by Vincent Parker, digital data provided by the Avian Demography Unit, Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Cape Town (http://www.aviandemographyunit.org). SiSwati names from SNTC and Big Game Parks.