The helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris) is the best known of the guineafowl bird family, Numididae, and the only member of the genus Numida. It is native to Africa, mainly south of the Sahara, and has been widely introduced into the West Indies, Brazil, Australia and Europe (e.g. southern France).



Helmeted Guineafowl
Date Location Count
2020-02-13 17:30Hunters Lake5
2020-02-02 11:40Nathan Benderson Park4
2020-01-27 08:32Reserva de la Biosfera Sierra del Rosario--Las Terrazas5
2020-01-27 13:58Los Palacios fish ponds5
2020-02-18 07:50Sierra del Chorillo--Sendero de las Aves6
2020-02-20 15:16Parque National Los Haitises -- Islands3
2020-02-15 14:00Paraíso Caño Hondo1
2020-02-16 07:27Punta Cana Village12
2020-02-01 09:58RN de Popenguine13
2020-02-10 10:45Kampanti Raptor Bridge
2020-02-13 08:02Batteling track10
2020-02-06 08:08Campement de Wassadou40
2020-02-05 15:30Mole NP--general (use more specific hot spot if possible)2
2020-02-09 06:30Mole NP--Samole Loop & waterhole8
2020-02-07 06:30Shai Hills Resource Reserve10
2020-02-18 06:55Etosha NP (Oshikoto Province)2
2020-02-16 08:36Swakopmund (general area)30
2020-01-25 08:00Waterberg Plateau NP2
2020-01-28 08:00Queen Elizabeth II NP--Mweya40
2020-02-01 06:30Queen Elizabeth II NP14
2020-02-04 07:16Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track6
2020-02-03 07:15Chimpanzee Guesthouse6
2020-02-19 17:06Murchison Falls NP--Pakuba40
2020-02-06 16:00Murchison Falls NP--north side (Paraa to Albert Nile swamps)30
2020-02-19 06:43Murchison Falls NP--Nile River20
2020-02-05 14:00Murchison Falls NP--Boat trip Paraa to Murchison Falls8
2020-02-06 17:00Lake Mburo NP--Entrance Road10
2020-02-07 08:00Lake Mburo NP6
2020-02-19 08:30Akagera NP (southern area)
2020-02-12 15:01Akagera NP--Lac Ihema6
2020-01-28 06:56Moremi--River Kwai (north side)10
2020-02-17 06:39Kafue NP--McBrides Camp3
2020-02-22 06:04Imbabala Safari Camp1
2020-02-17 05:45Zambezi NP12
2020-01-28 05:45Mosi-oa-Tunya NP1
2020-02-10 17:49Hwange NP--Deteema1
2020-02-02 08:40Lazy J Ranch (Restricted Access - Permit Required)2
2020-01-31 08:30Paternoster to St Helena Bay13
2020-02-04 16:00R399--Vredenburg to Paternoster4
2020-02-02 06:49Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle2
2020-02-04 07:15Masaai Mara NR--Mara River (North)2
2020-02-16 06:25Berg River Estuary6
2020-02-21 14:57Serengeti NP--Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge3
2020-02-12 11:35Kliphoek Salt Pans2
2020-02-12 15:40Langebaan Country Estate
2020-02-21 06:59Serengeti NP--Lake Magadi4
2020-02-20 12:45Serengeti NP1
2020-01-28 06:42Serengeti NP--Kusini Camp2
2020-01-30 07:46Lake Baringo--West Shore (incl. Baringo Club and Robert's Camp and airstrip)13
2020-02-20 06:33Serengeti NP--Klein's Camp
2020-02-11 17:25Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Lake Ndutu1
2020-02-13 07:30Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ndutu Safari Lodge9
2020-02-18 16:15Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ndutu (general area)15
2020-02-12 07:43Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Lake Masek6
2020-02-04 07:59Darling Hills/Groote Post Road50
2020-02-17 07:11Ganzekraal Road60
2020-01-31 07:27Lake Nakuru NP10
2020-01-31 07:20Abidjatta-Shalla NP6
2020-02-01 14:11Robben Island5
2020-02-08 07:00Ngorongoro Conservation Area1
2020-02-22 11:40Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden
2020-01-24 16:56Raapenberg Bird Sanctuary
2020-01-29 08:29Intaka Island8
2020-02-14 13:53Ruta Crater Norongoro6
2020-02-15 12:34Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater4
2020-02-22 06:58Strandfontein WTP
2020-02-06 06:31Tulbagh Local Nature Reserve10
2020-01-27 08:50Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary3
2020-01-27 11:15Lake Manyara NP (Arusha)5
2020-02-15 06:55Lake Manyara NP (Manyara)
2020-02-18 11:24Harold Porter Botanical Gardens1
2020-01-28 12:11Ole Sereni Hotel2
2020-02-16 07:51Nairobi NP26
2020-02-13 12:07Tarangire NP--Tarangire Safari Lodge2
2020-02-19 07:15Tarangire NP--Lemiyon Circuit Grasslands8
2020-02-05 06:56Awash NP--Lodge and Falls6
2020-02-14 06:16Tarangire NP--Matete Picnic Site10
2020-01-26 06:38Awash NP (Please use more specific hotspot)20
2020-02-18 07:45Tarangire NP26
2020-02-04 06:53Aledeghi Wildlife Reserve10
2020-02-15 06:15Ruaha NP6
2020-02-16 08:30Magongo Hills18
2020-02-15 06:53Legendary Lodge
2020-02-14 15:40Salmonsdam Nature Reserve15
2020-02-16 08:04Arusha NP10
2020-01-24 14:30Big and Small Momela Lakes20
2020-01-25 16:00Ndarakwai Ranch1
2020-01-25 08:02Kilimanjaro Golf & Wildlife Estate12
2020-02-10 16:24Simba Farm2
2020-02-03 07:21Amboseli NP12
2020-02-05 17:10Swellendam (general area)10
2020-02-06 02:22Bontebok NP2
2020-02-07 10:55Agulhas Plains--Malgas to N2
2020-02-19 17:10Potteberg Guest Farm4
2020-02-19 08:32De Hoop Nature Reserve5
2020-01-28 15:50Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve3
2020-02-16 16:58Benfontein Nature Reserve15
2020-02-05 16:00Welgevonden Game Reserve
2020-01-26 13:50Borakalalo NP2
2020-02-09 06:04Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific)
2020-02-20 07:47Westonaria general area6
2020-02-08 07:31Soetdoring Nature Reserve8
2020-02-20 07:19Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden3
2020-02-02 06:51Rooiwal WTP1
2020-02-19 07:41Eagle Canyon Golf Estate5
2020-02-19 09:01Golden Harvest Park4
2020-01-29 16:52Norscot Koppies Kingfisher Nature Reserve17
2020-02-01 07:30Uitvlugt Road
2020-02-15 02:32President Ridge Bird Sanctuary2
2020-01-31 12:26Bishop Bird Park2
2020-01-28 10:00Pretoria National Botanical Garden10
2020-01-28 06:35Faerie Glen Nature Reserve2
2020-02-18 07:41Rietvlei Nature Reserve12
2020-02-15 15:36Polokwane GR1
2020-02-22 07:27Bronkhorstspruit Dam1
2020-01-25 05:40Wilge River Valley (upper)2
2020-02-16 08:25Marievale Bird Sanctuary2
2020-02-15 07:36Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Hadeda Hide1
2020-02-02 08:24Arabuko-Sokoke NP--Kenya Forest Service
2020-01-26 05:30Liwonde National Park--Mvuu2
2020-02-06 15:58Kruger NP--Punda Rd to Babalala/H1-72
2020-01-26 06:10Liwonde National Park4
2020-02-03Hannah Game Lodge30
2020-02-17 05:33Kruger NP--Mopani-Letaba Rd/H1-62
2020-02-20 09:47Addo Elephant NP--Main Rest Camp2
2020-01-28 05:24Nelspruit Nature Reserve4
2020-02-10 15:49Kruger NP--Fayi Loop/S141
2020-02-12 05:35Kruger NP--Phabeni to Skukuza4
2020-02-16 06:00Kruger NP--S36
2020-02-16 04:00Kruger NP--Voortrekker Rd/H2-2
2020-02-18 17:20Wakkerstroom Wetlands--Clive Beck Hide2
2020-01-26 11:18Kruger NP--H1-2 @ Sand River3
2020-02-08 14:30Karkloof - Rietvlei10
2020-01-26 14:00Midmar Dam - South Shore (Thurlow Gate)1
2020-02-09 04:24Macaneta--Tidal wetland, dune forests and coast1
2020-02-05 06:00Phinda GR
2020-02-09 15:53Omana Regional Park6