Category Archives: Botswana

African Darter


Suliformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Dates: 25 August 2012.


[Anhinga rufa, Family Anhingidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: African darter]

The sound of the African darter (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Candice Swarts)

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Red-billed Buffalo Weaver


Passeriformes #2

Place: Maun, Botswana
Dates: 1 September 2012.



[Bubalornis niger, Family Ploceidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red-billed buffalo weaver]

The sound of the red-billed buffalo weaver (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Andrew Spencer)

Gabar Goshawk


Accipitriformes

Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Dates: 29 August 2012.


[Micronisus gabar, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Gabar goshawk]

The sound of the gabar goshawk (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

African Yellow White-eye


Passeriformes #1

Place: Okavango River, Botswana
Dates: 19/20 August 2012.



[Zosterops senegalensis, Family Zosteropidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: African yellow white-eye]

The sound of the African yellow white-eye (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Lappet-faced Vulture / White-backed Vulture


Accipitriformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Dates: 24 August 2012.






[Torgos tracheliotos, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Lappet-faced vulture]

[Gyps africanus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-backed vulture]

The sound of the white-backed vulture (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Reed Cormorant


Suliformes

Place: Okavango River, Botswana
Dates: 19-21 August 2012.




[Microcarbo africanus, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Reed cormorant]

The sound of the reed cormorant (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bram Piot)

Red-billed Francolin


Galliformes

Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Dates: 28 / 30 August 2012.



[Pternistis adspersus, Family Phasianidae, Order Galliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red-billed spurfowl]

The sound of the red-billed francolin (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)