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Zambian Barbet

Zambian Barbet (Lybius chaplini); minted on the new one kwacha coin, the Zambian Barbet is the only truly endemic bird species in Zambia...

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Wattled Crane

Wattled Crane (Bugeranus carunculatus); an African endemic resident in two areas, Ethiopia, and Central & Southern Africa (Zambia, Zimbabwe and South Africa)...

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White-headed Vulture

White-headed Vulture (Trigonoceps occipitalis); the most hunted of all Zambian vultures- there is a very high demand for the head of this vulture for...

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Grey-crowned Crane

Grey-crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum); endemic to central and southern Africa, the Grey Crowned Crane is a localised resident species...

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WHITE BACKED VULTURE

White-backed Vulture (Gyps africanus); mostly occurs in open country with large mammal populations. This is the most abundant vulture..

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SHOEBILL

Shoebill (Balaeniceps rex); The Bangweulu Wetlands hold the most southerly breeding population of shoebill in Africa. Shoebills are listed as vulnerable..

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Slaty Egret

Slaty Egret (Egretta vinaceigula); confined to the swamps of the upper Zambezi, Kafue Flats and Bangweulu wetlands in seasonally flooded grassland and pans on the floodplains.

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Black-Cheeked Lovebird

Black-cheeked Lovebird (Agapornis nigrigenis); closely associated with Mopane (Colophospermum mopane) woodlands; the Black-cheeked Lovebird is Africa’s most localised parrot, with....

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Taita Falco

Taita Falcon (Falco fasciinucha); inhabits and nests in rocky gorges although it can no longer be found readily in its best-known habitat (Batoka Gorge), possibly as a result of disturbance..

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Blue Swallow

Blue Swallow (Hirundo atrocaerulea); inhabits and breeds in montane grasslands mainly under overhangs or in holes on the ground. The Blue Swallow is only known...

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Kori Bustard

Kori Bustard (Ardeotis kori); this species is the flagship of Zambia’s southernmost grassland IBAs such as Simungoma which is about 10km from the Zambia-Namibia border...

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Southern Ground Hornbill

Southern Ground Hornbill (Bucorvus leadbeateri); was once a common resident in most of Zambia’s IBAs but the population has significantly declined with the species now not being recorded...

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Margaret’s Batis (Batis margaritae); most common in the Cryptosepalum forests in North-western Zambia. The Margaret’s Batis is suspected to be a breeding resident in Zambia...

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Batis African Pitter

African Pitta (Pitta angolensis); is a secretive species inhabiting riverine thickets and forests in the eastern half of Zambia going south towards Pemba through Mutulanganga IBA...

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Hooded Vulture

Hooded Vulture (Necrosyrtes monachus); is quite common along the major rivers in Zambia. This species is associated with open woodlands or riparian forests where it feeds on a variety...

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