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
2021-02-12 08:39Hunters Lake2
2021-02-16 14:20Brooker Creek Preserve & surrounding areas1
2021-02-28 13:35Allendale Park2
2021-02-12 11:23Nathan Benderson Park5
2021-02-17 12:05Myakka River SP--boat ramp area1
2021-03-03 23:31Lamin (Town)1
2021-02-11 15:11Mole NP--general (use more specific hot spot if possible)80
2021-02-12 15:58Mole NP--Samole loop (north end)10
2021-02-12 09:16Mole NP--Samole Loop & waterhole30
2021-02-13 06:25Mole NP--Mole Hotel & waterhole40
2021-02-17 06:22Shai Hills Resource Reserve8
2021-03-04 17:26Hobatere Lodge4
2021-02-25 07:32Etosha NP--Fischer's Pan Loop2
2021-02-19 06:49Okonjima Nature Reserve4
2021-03-01 10:19Windhoek National Botanical Gardens2
2021-02-18 10:30Queen Elizabeth II NP--Ishasha sector 219
2021-02-10 08:30Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track20
2021-02-19 07:15Queen Elizabeth II NP--Lake Bunyampaka13
2021-02-25 09:00Budongo Forest Reserve--Royal Mile2
2021-02-21 09:01Akagera Np -- Mohana Plain and Lake Rwanyakazinga Picnic Site3
2021-03-01 07:11Lake Mburo NP5
2021-02-08 11:28Akagera NP--Akagera Lodge3
2021-03-03 07:40Uganda Wildlife Education Centre3
2021-02-28 08:51Chobe River--west of Kasane
2021-02-14 11:09Lazy J Ranch (Restricted Access - Permit Required)2
2021-03-03 06:23Angama Lodge (Ol Kurruk)2
2021-02-05 06:18Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle6
2021-02-09 10:18West Coast NP--Seeberg hide14
2021-02-14 06:45West Coast NP2
2021-02-27 10:36Lake Kariba @ Siavonga
2021-02-20 08:56Lower Zambezi NP6
2021-02-28 08:53Groot Winterhoek Wilderness--Trailhead/Upper Canyons10
2021-03-03 13:05Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden3
2021-03-03 16:30Intaka Island6
2021-02-10 16:23Tygerberg Nature Reserve13
2021-02-03 08:00Lake Naivasha--Crescent Camp8
2021-02-28 08:10Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater10
2021-02-27 09:30Strandfontein WTP1
2021-02-07 15:00Lentorre Lodge
2021-02-27 07:09Ceres--Road to dam1
2021-02-23 12:05Jan Marais Nature Reserve25
2021-02-16 07:37Paardevlei
2021-02-04 05:58Spanish Farm Guest Lodge6
2021-03-04 06:39Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary4
2021-02-11 08:01Helderberg Nature Reserve12
2021-02-21Lake Manyara NP--Lake Manyara Tree Lodge
2021-02-26 09:05South Luangwa NP--Mfuwe Lodge3
2021-02-14 14:50Dulecha
2021-02-21 07:06Nairobi NP
2021-03-02 07:43Samburu NR7
2021-02-26 08:10Tarangire NP--Tarangire Safari Lodge10
2021-02-14 16:15Rooisand Nature Reserve2
2021-02-26 08:00Magongo Hills145
2021-02-10 17:36Sandberg Fynbos Reserve1
2021-03-02 15:42Meru NP
2021-02-27 06:40Kimana Sanctuary53
2021-02-26 07:26Mokolo Dam Nature Reserve23
2021-02-13 15:20Marakele NP4
2021-02-28 09:43Mabalingwe1
2021-02-28 12:18Abe Bailey Nature Reserve7
2021-02-09 09:02Kgomo-Kgomo8
2021-02-25 17:11Wolfhuiskraal Farm (restricted access)8
2021-02-05 07:30Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific; Do not log Kgomo-Kgomo birds here.)8
2021-02-27 06:05Sondela Nature Reserve4
2021-02-25 17:02Zaagkuildrift--Roets' Farm25
2021-02-06 17:43Karoo Gariep Nature Reserve2
2021-02-13 06:25Nylsvley Nature Reserve--Vogelfontein4
2021-02-08 20:08Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden--Ruimsig Falls1
2021-02-09 15:00Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden5
2021-02-12 17:19Diepsloot Nature Reserve10
2021-02-19 08:00Eagle Canyon Golf Estate2
2021-02-14 06:51Dainfern3
2021-03-01 12:15Golden Harvest Park4
2021-02-04 06:37Northcliff Ridge Eco Park3
2021-02-27 10:49Bishop Bird Park3
2021-02-28 12:08Pretoria National Botanical Garden12
2021-02-20 06:33Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve5
2021-02-07 07:01Faerie Glen Nature Reserve7
2021-02-27 10:11Rietvlei Nature Reserve12
2021-02-13 12:54Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve4
2021-02-15 15:51Plettenberg Bay--Uplands Road9
2021-02-05 06:44Garingboom Guest Farm2
2021-02-12 07:48Bitou River Valley6
2021-02-13 06:26Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Hadeda Hide1
2021-02-12 10:12Piesang Valley and Estuary6
2021-02-13 07:38Keurbooms River Estuary7
2021-02-27 07:34Devon Grasslands IBA (Gauteng Province)3
2021-02-20 04:57Kruger NP--Bridge over Luvuvhu River2
2021-02-15 06:30Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)13
2021-02-25 15:00Mountain Zebra NP4
2021-02-20 15:28Wonderfontein Pans7
2021-02-17 18:17Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate1
2021-02-11 05:13Singita Ebony Lodge6
2021-02-08 05:26Kruger NP--S90 (H1-4 to S41)5
2021-02-09 05:22Mala-Mala Game Reserve5
2021-02-07 16:04Wakkerstroom area (Please be more specific)2
2021-02-06 21:06Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp1
2021-02-27 15:03Kruger NP--Skukuza-Nkuhlu Road/H4-16
2021-02-28 07:00Happy Valley Road13
2021-02-07 05:52Kruger NP--Old Tshokwane Rd/S1288
2021-02-11 13:46Hlane Royal NP--Ndlovu Camp1
2021-02-28 05:39Karkloof--Conservancy6
2021-02-07 06:23Midmar Dam--South Shore (Thurlow Gate)4
2021-02-28 11:42Albert Falls NR5
2021-02-10 07:55KaMsholo Bushveld Safaris (formerly Nisela Safaris)1
2021-02-12 00:00Pietermaritzburg--General area3
2021-02-20 15:47Pietermaritzburg--Darvill Resources Park1
2021-02-07 05:34Manyoni GR (please be more specific)9
2021-02-05 10:30Phinda GR