The Swainson's spurfowl, Swainson's francolin or chikwari (Pternistis swainsonii) is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. In the Shona language in Zimbabwe this bird is called the chikwari and is considered a delicacy by outdoor and hunting enthusiasts.

Swainson's francolin was named after William Swainson, an English ornithologist.
Swainson's Francolin
Date Location Count
2020-02-10 15:15Tambuti Lodge1
2020-01-28 06:56Moremi--River Kwai (north side)10
2020-02-22 06:04Imbabala Safari Camp2
2020-02-17 05:45Zambezi NP3
2020-01-28 05:45Mosi-oa-Tunya NP2
2020-02-20 14:07Hwange National Park--Hwange Main Camp5
2020-02-23 09:11Benfontein Nature Reserve4
2020-02-09 09:10Zaagkuilsdrift Lodge1
2020-02-15 08:12Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific)1
2020-02-08 07:31Soetdoring Nature Reserve1
2020-02-18 06:26Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden1
2020-02-16 06:41Diepsloot Nature Reserve2
2020-02-01 07:30Uitvlugt Road
2020-02-23 15:14Rietvlei Nature Reserve1
2020-02-15 15:36Polokwane GR7
2020-02-23 06:30Bronkhorstspruit Dam2
2020-02-16 08:25Marievale Bird Sanctuary1
2020-02-15 07:36Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Hadeda Hide1
2020-02-20 05:29Kruger NP--Pafuri/S63 area1
2020-02-19 07:20Kruger NP--Punda Rd to Babalala/H1-72
2020-02-08 06:55Kruger NP--Babalala Picnic Spot1
2020-02-19 05:34Kruger NP--Mphongolo Loop2
2020-02-03Hannah Game Lodge2
2020-02-23 05:32Kruger NP--S50 Shingwedzi to Kanniedood Dam3
2020-02-23 08:44Kruger NP--S50 from Lebombo Mts to Shingwedzi1
2020-02-17 05:33Kruger NP--Mopani-Letaba Rd/H1-62
2020-02-16 05:31Kruger NP--S441
2020-02-14 09:44Kruger NP--H7/Orpen-Satara Road1
2020-02-15 08:06Kruger NP--S409
2020-02-25 07:06Kruger NP--S90 (S41 to S89)8
2020-02-14 05:33Kruger NP--S1456
2020-02-24 05:15Kruger NP--Pretoriuskop Rest Camp6
2020-02-12 05:35Kruger NP--Phabeni to Skukuza1
2020-02-16 06:00Kruger NP--S33
2020-02-14 07:30Kruger NP--S364
2020-02-25 10:13Kruger NP--S41/Gudzani Rd5
2020-02-11 11:04Kruger NP--Waterhole Rd/S651
2020-02-19 07:40Wakkerstroom - Yellow-breasted Pipit Fields (KZN)1
2020-02-13 05:27Kruger NP--S1121
2020-02-10 07:55Kruger NP--Malelane to Afsaal/H31