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Varkfontein Pan (26032822)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
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Date_registered
2001-07-29

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
256Calidris pugnax12.607  
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata264.63376   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus11.826   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus37.0011   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa44.004   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa22.674   
101Duck, Fulvous WhistlingDendrocygna bicolor113.3333   
91Duck, Knob-billedSarkidiornis melanotos12.504   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa218.4361   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A25.007
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus26.7024   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata17.6317   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata113.43101   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia12.144   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta17.1314   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis18.0031   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus132.8067   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor221.0040   
205Flufftail, Red-chestedSarothrura rufa11.001
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca143.94244   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis118.90182   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis13.009   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus13.146   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis18.1251   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia11.001   
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus1528.90300010005003000
167Harrier, African MarshCircus ranivorus11.001
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca99.009   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax14.339   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala13.2120   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath22.002   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea13.1811   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides12.005   
63Heron, StriatedButorides striata13.338   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus119.1494   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus115.3868   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash210.8827   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.202   
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus22.002   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus313.7433   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus14.0021   
360Owl, African GrassTyto capensis18.0028
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis57.6711
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula138.67110   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius14.4311   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris16.1321   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma26.1113   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.001  
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola11.502   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana69.0012   
94Shoveler, CapeSpatula smithii111.8033   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis22.203   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba13.339   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus11.753   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta1680.00150   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis22.002   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis15.1714  
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota11.502   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis22.002   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha215.35184   
299Tern, LittleSternula albifrons22.002   
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A33.003
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida12.564   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus327.0051   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A38.5014
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis13.8111
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Wednesday 01 February 2023 11:45
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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