White-winged Flufftail
The White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) is a very rare African bird in the Sarothruridae family. Its scientific name honours South African ornithologist Thomas Ayres, who discovered it at Potchefstroom.

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White-winged Flufftail - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) is a very rare African bird in the Rallidae family. Its scientific name honours South African ornithologist Thomas ...
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White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) - BirdLife species factsheet
Both sexes have black-barred chestnut tail and white wing-patches (very obvious in flight, not visible at rest). Similar spp. No other flufftail Sarothrura has white ...
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White-winged Flufftail - BirdLife South Africa
May 19, 2012 ... The White-winged Flufftail Sarothura ayresii is one of South Africa's five “Critically Endangered” bird species, and is therefore the focus of ...
www.birdlife.org.za/conservation/threatened-species/white-winged-flufftail
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White-winged Flufftail - Convention on Migratory Species
supporting White-winged Flufftail: Ethiopia and South Africa; and in .... The White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi is a globally threatened species (IUCN Red ...
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Species action planning for the White-winged Flufftail launched in a ...
The White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) is a tiny rail known from three breeding sites in the highlands of Ethiopia and nine non-breeding wetlands in South ...
www.unep-aewa.org/news/news_elements/2008/ssap_flufftail.htm
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White-winged Flufftail Action Plan - AEWA
Jun 28, 2003 ... South African White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) Action Plan ... Chapter 1. Why an action plan for the White-winged Flufftail? Geographic ...
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Middelpunt Wetland Trust, Whitewinged Flufftail, Sarothrura ayresi
Welcome to the the official site of the. Middelpunt Wetland Trust and the White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi. Enter Here ...
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White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) | the Internet Bird Collection
Rails, Gallinules and Coots (Rallidae). White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) - HBW 3, p. 145. French: Râle à miroir German: Spiegelralle Spanish: Polluela ...
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White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) :: xeno-canto
White-winged Flufftail · Sarothrura ayresi · (Gurney, 1877). Order: GRUIFORMES. Family: Sarothruridae (Flufftails). Genus: Sarothrura. Species: ayresi ...
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White-winged Flufftail International Working Group - Google Sites
To ensure favourable conservation status of the White-winged Flufftail by increasing the species' population through improving and increasing the extent of ...
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White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) - BirdLife International
print. close. EN. White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi ... Yale University Press, New Haven, USA. ... No other flufftail Sarothrura has white wing-patches.
White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) - BirdLife species factsheet
White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi ... The modelling and mapping work presented here was undertaken at Durham University with funding from RSPB and ...
[PDF]White-winged Flufftail - Convention on Migratory Species
supporting White-winged Flufftail: Ethiopia and South Africa; and in Zimbabwe and Zambia .... The White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi is a globally threatened species (IUCN Red List ...... PhD thesis, University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg.
Bird Week - Rhodes University
... areas close to the school. Bird of the Year 2013: White-winged Flufftail. ... Go to the Rhodes University ENVIRONMENT front page. Suggestions/Questions?
[PDF]White-winged Flufftail Action Plan - AEWA
Jun 28, 2003 ... South African White-winged Flufftail (Sarothrura ayresi) Action Plan ... Why an action plan for the White-winged Flufftail? ...... University of ...
Reading student honoured for crucial conservation work
Aug 18, 2004 ... White-winged Flufftail A University of Reading student has won a prestigious Biodiversity Leadership Award for his tireless efforts over the past ...
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Whitewinged flufftail. Wetenskaplike naam: ... Inligting verkry: www.birdlife.org.za / Voëls van Suider-Afrika / Die voëlgids van Suider-Afrika / Rhodes University ...
Important Bird Areas SA083 Penny Park - BirdLife South Africa
Jan 6, 2013 ... This site has held up to four White-winged Flufftail in years of good flooding and, if vegetation were ... University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg.
Books on the term White-winged Flufftail
Birds of Ethiopia and Eritrea: An Atlas of Distribution
Birds of Ethiopia and Eritrea: An Atlas of Distribution
John Ash, John Atkins, John D. Atkins, 2009
The Whitewinged (sic) Flufftail and its wetland habitats: report on a study in Ethiopia, 11–27 August 1996. Unpublished ... Whitewinged Flufftails and wetlands: results of fieldwork from in Ethiopia from 29 July to 08 August 1997. Unpublished ...
Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia ...
Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia ...
Nigel Redman, John Fanshawe, Terry Stevenson, 2009
White-winged. Flufftail. Sarothrura ayresi 14cm, 5.5" Slightly smallerthan otherflufftails. Adult male has head, upper back and breast mainly chestnut, with darker crown, lores and cheeks; chin and throat whitish. Rest of upperparts ...
Sasol: The Larger Illustrated Guide to Birds of Southern Africa
Sasol: The Larger Illustrated Guide to Birds of Southern Africa
Ian Sinclair, P. A. R. Hockey, 2007
... Francolin 190 Grey-winged Francolin 191 Shelley's Francolin 192 Red-winged Francolin 193 Orange River Francolin ... Buff-spotted Flufftail 219 Streaky- breasted Flufftail 221 Striped Flufftail 222 White-winged Flufftail 223 African Purple ...
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White-winged Flufftail Named as BirdLife South Africa’s Bird of the Year | Struik Nature
BirdLife South Africa has named the White-winged Flufftail as their bird of the year. The initiative aims to raise awareness about birds and bird conservation by holding events and activities that focus on the featured bird. The descriptively named White-winged Flufftail can only be found in South Africa and Ethiopia in high altitude wetlands areas. Bird of the Year is one of BirdLife South Africa’s ...
struiknature.bookslive.co.za/blog/2013/02/13/white-winged-flufftail-named-as-birdlife-south-africas-bird-of-the-year/
WE (World English): The White-Winged Flufftail: Critically Endangered!
South African Republic: Bird of the Year 2013 It lives in high altitude wetlands.
vbujia.blogspot.com/2013/02/the-white-winged-flufftail-critically.html
Flufftails: shy enigmas that are facing extinction | Getaway Travel Blog
Tiny and shy, flufftails are enigmas to even the most avid of birdwatchers. Sadly through the loss and reduction of their wetland habitat, they could be facing extinction.
blog.getaway.co.za/wildlife/birding/flufftails-facing-extinction/
Bird conservation spreads its wings | @marisalourenço
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marisalourenco.com/2013/05/24/bird-conservation-spreads-its-wings/
Project demonstrates community livelihoods can be improved by conserving biodiversity | BirdLife Community
Community members during the Clarkes Weaver Monitoring Survey at Dakatcha. © Nature Kenya BirdLife International through its partners in three countries; Kenya (Nature Kenya), Ethiopia (Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society – EWNHS) and South Africa (BirdLife South Africa) recently concluded a livelihoods project funded by Spanish Agency for International Cooperation (AECID) The aim of the project has been to improve the livelihoods of local communities through sustainable use of biodiversity and natural resources at six sites in the three countries, while influencing policies at all levels.
www.birdlife.org/community/2013/05/project-demonstrates-community-livelihoods-can-be-improved-by-conserving-biodiversity/
White winged Flufftail | Super Mom .... or not
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Action Plan for White-winged Flufftail must address migratio... - Care2 News Network
A workshop to develop an International Single Species Action Plan for Endangered White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi has been held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
www.care2.com/news/member/785880716/791073
BIRD OF THE YEAR 2013 |
Posted on January 2, 2013 by Vaalnest.
www.vaalnest.co.za/blog/?p=222
Rockjumper supports Middelpunt Wetland Trust | Rockjumper Birding Tours - Worldwide Birding Adventures
Middelpunt Wetland Trust was founded in 1993 with the specific objective of conserving the White-winged Flufftail and its habitat. At that time there were only three sites in South Africa where the bird had been recorded and ‘Middelpunt’ – a wetland between Belfast and Dullstroom – was one of them.
www.rockjumperbirding.com/rockjumper-supports-middelpunt-wetland-trust/
What’s happening in May? | Eco Worrier
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