The black-backed puffback (Dryoscopus cubla) is a species of bird in the Malaconotidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and dry savanna.



Black-backed Puffback
Date Location Count
2021-04-27 13:39Roy's Camp2
2021-04-28 15:39Ngepi Camp Lodge1
2021-04-30 07:16Mahango Game Reserve1
2021-05-01 12:28Camp Kwando1
2021-05-03 07:24Mudumu NP1
2021-05-05 06:26Nkasa Lupala NP1
2021-05-09 07:20Linyanti Wildlife Reserve--Kings Pool Camp4
2021-05-17 14:14Caprivi Houseboat Lodge2
2021-05-08 04:58andBeyond Matetsi River Lodge1
2021-05-08 06:55Livingstone Treatment Works3
2021-05-08 06:40Victoria Falls Sewerage Ponds
2021-05-13 07:26Zambezi River near Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe side)2
2021-05-16 08:01Victoria Falls Rain Forest1
2021-05-14 09:24Victoria Falls (Zambia side)1
2021-05-08 06:24Blue Lagoon NP1
2021-05-09 07:50Lochinvar NP2
2021-05-01 08:59Gwassi Hills (Gwassi Hills Forest Reserve)1
2021-05-08 06:05Nsobe Camp1
2021-05-03 06:54Ruma River Lodge1
2021-05-08 12:55Ondango Swamp, Kendu Bay1
2021-05-08 07:34Kalimba Reptile Park2
2021-05-08 07:16Grumeti Game Reserve1
2021-04-25 12:07Chitimbula Dam (Private Property - Permission Required)
2021-05-02 08:48Mulungushi Dam1
2021-05-15 14:21Lazy J Ranch (Restricted Access - Permit Required)2
2021-05-11 11:24Angama Lodge (Ol Kurruk)2
2021-05-09 11:02Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle
2021-05-02 06:15Serengeti NP--Seronera1
2021-05-10 06:01Naboisho Conservancy
2021-04-30 16:18Maasai Mara NR--Siana Springs (formely Cottar's Camp)2
2021-05-09 08:58Royal Zambezi Lodge4
2021-05-08 06:37Lower Zambezi NP1
2021-05-08 06:21Mutinondo Wilderness
2021-05-08 06:01Soysambu Conservency2
2021-05-08 00:17Malewa River Lodge2
2021-05-08Kisima Ngeda Tented Camp
2021-05-08Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater
2021-05-07 09:17Gatamaiyu Forest2
2021-05-15 09:19Naro Moru to Solio Road
2021-05-15 14:42South Luangwa NP
2021-05-08 08:30Brackenhurst2
2021-05-02 06:45KEFRI Lands, Kikuyu2
2021-05-15 08:00Red Hill, Limuru1
2021-05-08 05:31South Luangwa NP--Mfuwe Lodge
2021-05-13 07:55Upper Magadi Road (from Corner Baridi to Oltepesi/Olorgesaillie)
2021-05-13 10:13Ololua Ridge/Forest Line Rd.1
2021-05-08 07:58Ololua Forest and Nature Trail2
2021-05-09 11:13Ngong Forest Sanctuary3
2021-05-08 09:11Langata Giraffe Centre (incl. ravine trail)1
2021-05-16 06:00Kfeet, Wetlands & Lily Lake, Karura Forest2
2021-05-08 07:39Nairobi River @ National Museums of Kenya (incl. Boulevard Hotel)1
2021-05-08 06:34Nairobi NP1
2021-05-08 09:15Lewa Wildlife Conservancy1
2021-05-08 11:31Hillside Dams1
2021-05-08 09:55Ol Doinyo Sabuk NP
2021-05-08 07:47Monduli Forest Reserve1
2021-05-08 11:42Masinga Dam1
2021-05-08 08:02Arusha NP5
2021-04-26 06:05Madikwe Game Reserve1
2021-05-08 14:40Clifton Dam
2021-05-08 10:07Lake Chivero NP1
2021-05-08 13:23Oloitokitok Riverine Forest Remnant1
2021-05-12 08:05Outward Bound School and surrounds1
2021-05-16 08:07Mandegee farm1
2021-05-08 06:52Greystone Nature Preserve1
2021-05-08 16:17Harare--Mukuvisi Woodlands2
2021-05-08 15:29Cleveland Dam/Haka Game Park3
2021-04-28 05:56Pilanesberg NP (please be more specific)2
2021-04-24 05:42Pilanesberg NP--Pilanesberg Center1
2021-05-16 07:37Pilanesberg NP--Bakabung1
2021-04-27 09:09Pilanesberg NP--Manyane2
2021-05-15 11:00Tsavo West NP--southern section2
2021-04-27 07:36Borakalalo NP2
2021-05-15 08:12Blouberg Nature Reserve1
2021-04-26 15:56Bela-Bela2
2021-04-25 07:10Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific; Do not log Kgomo-Kgomo birds here.)2
2021-04-20 06:56West Usambara Mountains--Old Sawmill Track1
2021-05-08West Usambara Mountains--Lushoto (town)
2021-05-07 07:02Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden1
2021-05-08 07:41Kloofendal Municipal Nature Reserve1
2021-05-05 09:37Golden Harvest Park1
2021-05-02 10:17Pretoria National Botanical Garden1
2021-05-08 06:19Nyanga NP2
2021-04-22 16:34Sagole Big Tree1
2021-05-13 07:08Woodbush Forest2
2021-04-18 07:05Mabusa Nature Reserve1
2021-04-25 08:24Wilge River Valley (upper)1
2021-05-08 18:21Katiyo Tea Estate2
2021-05-08 06:30Shimba Hills NR6
2021-05-15 06:04Kruger NP--Banyini Pan (ltd access)1
2021-05-15 15:58Kruger NP--Sandpit (Limited Access)
2021-05-08 15:46Arabuko-Sokoke Forest1
2021-05-16 06:02Loskop Dam Nature Reserve3
2021-05-08 13:30Msambweni--Mukurumudzi River and Estuary2
2021-05-14 15:29Kruger NP--Lanner Gorge (ltd access)
2021-04-25 09:30Mtwapa--Ngamani2
2021-04-27 08:50Nguuni Nature Sanctuary1
2021-04-23 07:41Bankplaas Road2
2021-05-08 09:43Bamburi/Mombasa North Beach1
2021-05-13 06:06Arabuko-Sokoke NP--Kenya Forest Service5
2021-04-18 06:38Kruger NP--Pafuri Camp (Camp Guests Only)1
2021-04-30 09:25Vipingo (general)1
2021-05-08 06:00Kruger NP--Pafuri Picnic Site
2021-05-09 13:37Majete Game Reserve
2021-05-14 08:14Kruger NP--Reedbuckvlei (restricted access)
2021-05-04 14:39Gonarezhou NP--Chipinda Pools1
2021-05-08 06:12Tana Delta--Kalota1
2021-05-08 08:44Pugu Hills Nature Centre1
2021-04-27 16:25Kruger NP--Shimuwini Bushveld Camp1
2021-04-28 08:55Kruger NP--Mopani Camp3
2021-04-28 12:33Kruger NP--Mooiplaas Picnic Site2
2021-04-29 12:13Kruger NP--Engelhard Dam2
2021-04-29 14:35Kruger NP--Olifants Camp3
2021-04-30 07:50Lowveld National Botanical Gardens
2021-05-17 13:16Nelspruit Nature Reserve2
2021-05-01 12:05Kruger NP--Talamati Bushveld Camp3
2021-05-11 08:34Singita Ebony Lodge
2021-04-26 14:41Steiltes Nature Reserve
2021-04-27 13:33Kruger NP--Skukuza Golf Club2
2021-04-27 10:54Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp1
2021-05-08 06:30Kruger NP--Berg-en-Dal Camp
2021-05-02 12:25Kruger NP--Mlondozi Picnic Site2
2021-05-08 06:21Vryheid Mountain NR1
2021-05-08 11:14Karkloof--Benvie Farm1
2021-05-12 11:22Hilton--Doreen Clark NR1
2021-05-08 06:23Macaneta-- Wetland, dune forests and coast
2021-04-28 15:36Casa Babi1
2021-05-10 08:45Mkhuze GR--kwaMalibala Hide1
2021-05-07 08:38Mkhuze GR--Mantuma Camp1
2021-05-08 13:46Mkhuze GR--KuMahalala Hide1
2021-05-08 12:42Eshowe--Dlinza Forest1
2021-05-10 15:40Mkhuze GR--Kumasinga Hide1
2021-05-09 07:16Mkhuze GR--Fig Forest1
2021-05-08 07:00Pennington--Umdoni Park1
2021-04-29 06:00Phinda GR
2021-05-08Lagoa Nhassive
2021-05-15 16:00Dunes de Dovela2