Anseriformes Family

Anseriformes Family: Anatidae

Anatidae incorporates the ducks and most duck-like waterfowl, for example, geese and swans. These winged creatures are adjusted to a sea-going presence with webbed feet, leveled bills, and quills that are brilliant at shedding water because of a sleek covering.

The ostriches are flightless winged creatures local to Africa. They are the biggest living types of winged creature and are particular in appearance,lpsmags with a long neck and legs and the capacity to run at high speeds.

White-confronted whistling-duck, Dendrocygna viduata

Fulvous whistling-duck, Dendrocygna bicolor

White-sponsored duck, Thalassornis leuconotus

Handle charged duck, Sarkidiornis melanotos

Egyptian goose, Alopochen aegyptiaca

Rosy shelduck, Tadorna ferruginea

Spike winged goose, Plectropterus gambensis

African dwarf goose, Nettapus auritus

Garganey, Spatula querquedula

Hottentot greenish blue, Spatula hottentota

Northern shoveler, Spatula clypeata

Gadwall, Mareca strepera

Eurasian wigeon, Mareca penelope

African dark duck, Anas sparsa

Yellow-charged duck, Anas undulata

Mallard, Anas platyrhynchos (A)

Cape greenish blue, Anas capensis

Red-charged duck, Anas erythrorhyncha

Northern pintail, Anas acuta

Green-winged greenish blue, Anas crecca

Southern pochard, Netta erythrophthalma

Normal pochard, Aythya ferina (A) (Vulnerable)

Ferruginous duck, Aythya nyroca (Near-undermined)

Tufted duck, Aythya fuligula

Maccoa duck, Oxyura maccoa (Vulnerable)


Vulturine guineafowl

Request: Galliformes Family: Numididae

Guineafowl are a gathering of African, seed-eating, ground-settling winged animals that take after partridges, however with featherless heads and radiant dark plumage.

Helmeted guineafowl, Numida meleagris

Vulturine guineafowl, Acryllium vulturinum

Peaked guineafowl, Guttera pucherani

New World quail

Request: Galliformes Family: Odontophoridae

In spite of their family’s basic name, this species and one other are local to Africa.

Stone partridge, Ptilopachus petrosus

Birds, grouse, and partners

The yellow-necked francolin is normal in fields.

Request: Galliformes Family: Phasianidae

The Phasianidae are a group of earthly flying creatures which comprises of quails, partridges, snowcocks, francolins, spurfowls, tragopans, monals, birds, peafowls, and wilderness fowls. As a rule, they are full (in spite of the fact that they shift in size) and have expansive, moderately short wings.

Blue quail, Synoicus adansonii

Normal quail, coturnix

Harlequin quail, Coturnix delegorguei

Dark fronted francolin, Pternistis atrifons (Endangered)

Flaky francolin, Pternistis squamatus

Hildebrandt’s francolin, Pternistis hildebrandti

Jackson’s francolin, Pternistis jacksoni

Yellow-necked francolin, Pternistis leucoscepus

Red-necked francolin, Pternistis afer

Peaked francolin, Dendroperdix sephaena

Coqui francolin, Peliperdix coqui

Red-winged francolin, Scleroptila levaillantii

Ring-necked francolin, Scleroptila streptophora (Near-undermined)

Orange River francolin, Scleroptila guttturalis

Moorland francolin, Scleroptila psilolaema

Shelley’s francolin, Scleroptila shelleyi


Gigantic groups of lesser flamingos visit the Rift Valley lakes (here Lake Nakuru).


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