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Barberspan (26352535)

North West

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority North West Parks and Tourism Board
Management status PROVINCIAL GAME/NATURE RESERVE
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information SA026 - BARBERSPAN & LEEUPAN
Ramsar information ZA002 - Barberspan
Heritage information
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Date_registered
1993-01-23

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta14.3612  
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.433   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata735366.50156285000250010000
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis120120.00120   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus2118.76631   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo1338.421717  130
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris13.007
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata15.0012   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa153.38389 250 
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa23.005   
101Duck, FulvousDendrocygna bicolor15.5013   
10015Duck, Hybrid MallardAnas hybrid22.002
91Duck, Knob-billedSarkidiornis melanotos12.135   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa13.677   
1016Duck, MallardAnas platyrhynchos44.004
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.672
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus111.0046   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata148.04338   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata1408.7923591700850 
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis177.64517   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba115.8182   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta113.04113   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia110.0862   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer13.6313
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber2131.23855 625760
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor188.95326   
266Godwit, Bar-tailedLimosa lapponica11.001   
265Godwit, Black-tailedLimosa limosa11.673 
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus91236.154981350017503500
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis1264.422350 1875750
360Grass-owl, AfricanTyto capensis11.503
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis126.50150 125150
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus365.503615025100
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis1117.56912500250 
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia15.9226   
933Gull, Common Black-headedLarus ridibundus16.6720
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus980.70286   
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta11.252   
170Harrier, Montagu'sCircus pygargus11.001
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca15.2816   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala121.66138   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath214.4158   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata77.007   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea112.6232   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea12.186   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides114.9586   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus118.8675   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus118.7762   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash111.1475   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus13.5611  
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata22.002
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis18.6431
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus25157.66324   
167Marsh-harrier, AfricanCircus ranivorus11.332
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus145.46294   
211Moorhen, LesserGallinula angulata33.003
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax115.63100  
70Night-Heron, White-backedGorsachius leuconotus11.001   
172Osprey, OspreyPandion haliaetus11.001
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis12.005
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus15.509   
41Pelican, Pink-backedPelecanus rufescens112.2446   
240Plover, CaspianCharadrius asiaticus11.502   
236Plover, Chestnut-bandedCharadrius pallidus14.5812   
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula123.5296   
239Plover, Greater SandCharadrius leschenaultii202202.00202   
241Plover, GreyPluvialis squatarola11.001   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius3113.59329   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris126.5988   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus56.508   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma182.41904500250500
282Pratincole, Black-wingedGlareola nordmanni2274.0069010050370
197Rail, AfricanRallus caerulescens14.3311
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax148.89254  
255Sanderling, SanderlingCalidris alba129129.00129   
926Sandpiper, Buff-breastedTryngites subruficollis11.001
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos113.2557  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea165.95374  
259Sandpiper, GreenTringa ochropus11.001
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis19.9155   
257Sandpiper, TerekXenus cinereus11.001 
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola16.0045   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana258.71213 210 
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii228.97147   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis12.637   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba129.66138 75 
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus240.14115  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta1255.761668   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia11.001   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis110.6329   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis17.5356 50
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis219.00134   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota15.6923   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha383.42628   
290Tern, CaspianSterna caspia176.043591356820
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A28622862.002862
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida190.1744415075100
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus1140.26762   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus22.002   
232Turnstone, RuddyArenaria interpres11.001   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A112.6035
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp17.6720
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis128.54165
690Wagtail, GreyMotacilla cinerea11.001
689Wagtail, YellowMotacilla flava14.7511
268Whimbrel, CommonNumenius phaeopus11.001   
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Saturday 19 September 2020 02:46
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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