Endangered Birds of Africa
Show birds in Africa with profiles available.
Show all birds of concern in Africa.
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Common Name Range ***
Abbott's Starling Kenya, Tanzania
African Gray Parrot Africa
African Penguin Angola, Gabon, Mozambique, Namibia, Republic of Congo, South Africa
Audouin's Gull Africa
Black-tailed Godwit Africa
Blue Crane Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Africa
Egyptian Vulture Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
Eurasian Peregrine Falcon Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
Marungu Sunbird Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Mauritius Cuckoo-shrike Indian Ocean (Mauritius)
Ostrich Spanish Sahara
Pink Pigeon Indian Ocean (Mauritius)
Southern Royal Albatross Africa
Thyolo Alethe Malawi, Mozambique

**What birds are listed here?:

The Africa section of this site lists the folllowing birds appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Birds that dwell in or migrate to any nation or region found on the African continent.
  • Birds dwelling in or that travel to the Mediterranean Sea and any islands located in the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Birds dwelling in or that migrate to Madagascar and nearby islands (to the southwest of India or east of Madagascar).
  • Birds dwelling in or that migrate to North Atlantic islands off the western coast of Africa.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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