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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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Information 

Date_registered
1993-01-23

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
10015Anas hybrid22.002
72Scopus umbretta11.252   
1016Anas platyrhynchos44.004
255Calidris alba129129.00129   
256Calidris pugnax148.89254  
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta14.3612   
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.433   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata735366.50156285000250010000
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis120120.00120   
50Cormorant, ReedMicrocarbo africanus2118.76631   
47Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacrocorax lucidus1338.421717  130
203Crake, BlackZapornia flavirostra13.007
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata15.0012   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa153.38389 250 
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa23.005   
101Duck, Fulvous WhistlingDendrocygna bicolor15.5013   
91Duck, Knob-billedSarkidiornis melanotos12.135   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa13.677   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.672
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus111.0046   
100Duck, White-faced WhistlingDendrocygna viduata148.04338   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata1408.79235917008501000
149Eagle, African FishHaliaeetus vocifer13.6313
58Egret, GreatArdea alba115.8182   
60Egret, IntermediateArdea intermedia110.0862   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta113.04113   
61Egret, Western CattleBubulcus ibis177.64517   
86Flamingo, Greater Phoenicopterus roseus2131.23855 625750
87Flamingo, LesserPhoeniconaias minor188.95326   
266Godwit, Bar-tailedLimosa lapponica11.001   
265Godwit, Black-tailedLimosa limosa11.673 
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiaca91236.154981350017503200
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis1264.422350 1875710
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis126.50150 125 
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus365.503615025100
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis1117.56912500250 
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia15.9226   
933Gull, Black-headedChroicocephalus ridibundus16.6720
288Gull, Grey-headedChroicocephalus cirrocephalus980.70286   
167Harrier, African MarshCircus ranivorus11.332
170Harrier, Montagu'sCircus pygargus11.001
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca15.2816   
69Heron, Black-crowned NightNycticorax nycticorax115.63100   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala121.66138   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath214.4158   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea112.6232   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea12.186   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides114.9586   
63Heron, StriatedButorides striata77.007   
70Heron, White-backed NightGorsachius leuconotus11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus118.8675   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus118.7762   
84Ibis, Hadada Bostrychia hagedash111.1475   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus13.5611   
397Kingfisher, MalachiteCorythornis cristatus22.002
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis18.6431
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus25157.66324   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus145.46294   
211Moorhen, LesserParagallinula angulata33.003
172Osprey, WesternPandion haliaetus11.001
360Owl, African GrassTyto capensis11.503
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 erythrophthalma182.41904500250460
282Pratincole, Black-wingedGlareola nordmanni2274.0069010050 
197Rail, AfricanRallus caerulescens14.3311-1
926Sandpiper, Buff-breastedCalidris 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, CapeSpatula smithii228.97147   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis12.637   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba129.66138 75 
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus240.14115   
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta1255.761668   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia11.001  1
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis110.6329   
208Swamphen, AfricanPorphyrio madagascariensis17.5356 50
99Teal, Blue-billedSpatula hottentota15.6923   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis219.00134   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha383.42628   
290Tern, CaspianHydroprogne caspia176.043591356820
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A28622862.002862
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida190.174441507585
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, Western YellowMotacilla flava14.7511
268Whimbrel, Eurasian Numenius phaeopus11.001   
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Saturday 04 February 2023 06:29
FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology
Department of Biological Sciences - University of Cape Town

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