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
2021-02-20 08:09Etosha NP--Dik-Dik Drive3
2021-02-18 06:45Okonjima Nature Reserve2
2021-02-24 05:29Okavango Delta--Mombo/Little Mombo Camp8
2021-03-07 10:04Victoria Falls (Zambia side)2
2021-02-20 07:40Lilayi Lodge
2021-02-27 10:36Lake Kariba @ Siavonga
2021-02-14 15:26Woodlands Stop-Over
2021-02-26 09:05South Luangwa NP--Mfuwe Lodge2
2021-02-12 10:36Marakele NP--Bontle Campsite1
2021-02-13 15:20Marakele NP2
2021-02-27 09:41Mabalingwe1
2021-02-28 12:18Abe Bailey Nature Reserve4
2021-02-26 05:49Kgomo-Kgomo1
2021-03-07 08:03Wolfhuiskraal to Kgomo-Kgomo3
2021-02-25 17:11Wolfhuiskraal Farm (restricted access)1
2021-03-01 06:00Sondela Nature Reserve2
2021-02-17 10:19Soetdoring Nature Reserve1
2021-03-03 09:27Nylsvley Nature Reserve--Vogelfontein1
2021-03-03 07:35Nylsvley Nature Reserve1
2021-02-24 07:10Houtrivier Dam1
2021-03-06 05:59Diepsloot Nature Reserve1
2021-02-10 06:39Rietfontein Nature Reserve2
2021-02-27 10:49Bishop Bird Park1
2021-02-20 06:33Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve1
2021-02-07 07:01Faerie Glen Nature Reserve1
2021-03-06 06:29Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve1
2021-03-07 07:34Rietvlei Nature Reserve5
2021-03-07 07:36Polokwane GR1
2021-02-21 06:00Thokoza Wetland2
2021-02-13 12:54Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve2
2021-03-07 07:36Marievale Bird Sanctuary1
2021-02-27 07:34Devon Grasslands IBA (Gauteng Province)1
2021-02-26 10:45Kruger NP--Punda Maria Camp5
2021-03-04 07:27Devon Grasslands IBA (Mpumalanga Province)1
2021-02-22 06:12Kruger NP--Bridge over Luvuvhu River
2021-02-19 06:18Kruger NP--Klopperfontein Loop/Dam2
2021-02-09 07:38Kruger NP--Klopperfontein Dam1
2021-02-15 06:30Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)2
2021-02-26 06:00Kruger NP--Sirheni Bushveld Camp2
2021-02-21 10:21Kruger NP--Mphongolo Loop1
2021-02-21 05:11Kruger NP--Bateleur Bushveld Camp1
2021-02-22 06:38Kruger NP--H1-6/Shingwedzi-Mopani Road3
2021-02-20 15:28Wonderfontein Pans5
2021-02-22 08:42Kruger NP-- Tropic of Capricorn Loop3
2021-02-25 13:10Kruger NP--Mopani Camp1
2021-02-25 11:55Kruger NP--Phalaborwa Gate2
2021-02-23 05:55Kruger NP--Nshawu Vlei
2021-02-17 18:17Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate1
2021-02-26 06:58Manyeleti Game Reserve3
2021-02-11 05:13Singita Ebony Lodge4
2021-02-08 05:26Kruger NP--S90 (H1-4 to S41)15
2021-02-10 05:15Mala-Mala Game Reserve2
2021-03-05 16:33Kruger NP--S1002
2021-02-07 16:04Wakkerstroom area (Please be more specific)1
2021-02-07 15:09Kruger NP--S41/Gudzani Rd1
2021-02-15 06:52Wakkerstroom bridge/causeway1
2021-02-25 09:24Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp
2021-02-27 15:03Kruger NP--Skukuza-Nkuhlu Road/H4-12
2021-02-28 15:58Kruger NP--Malelane to Afsaal/H32
2021-02-25 07:10Kruger NP--Leeupan
2021-02-07 09:51Kruger NP--Tshokwane2
2021-03-02 11:31Kruger NP--Timfenheni Loop/S121
2021-02-07 05:52Kruger NP--Old Tshokwane Rd/S1287
2021-02-26 07:19Kruger NP--Duke waterhole