Cape Wagtail Motacilla capensis (713)
IUCN Red list status: Least concern
(Gewone Kwikkie)
Experiences with species

Cape Wagtails are common in Gauteng - these nominate birds have a full breast band, whereas the race found in the north of our region (simplicissima) only have a central chest spot. The wings lack white bars, which young African Pied Wagtails have, otherwise looking very similar.

Other names: -

Ranges: Resident Breeding Non-breeding Migratory Uncertain

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