The red-billed quelea (Quelea quelea), also known as the red-billed weaver or red-billed dioch, is the world's most abundant wild bird species, with an estimated adult breeding population of 1.5 billion pairs. Some estimates of the overall population have been as large as 10 billion. The entire population is found in sub-Saharan Africa and is generally absent from thickly forested regions and the southern reaches of South Africa. It is a small passerine bird of the weaver family, Ploceidae.
Red-billed Quelea
Date Location Count
2020-09-10 07:53Queen Elizabeth II NP--Lake Katwe2
2020-08-29 07:40Bigodi Community Walk1
2020-08-27 06:20Marataba Lodge25
2020-08-22 12:04Ewanrigg NP16
2020-09-07 16:30Magongo Hills25
2020-09-06 08:34Nylsvley Nature Reserve
2020-09-13 06:45Uitvlugt Road
2020-09-10 17:39Mandegee farm20
2020-09-02 07:27Vaal Dam grasslands25
2020-09-06 11:10Marievale Bird Sanctuary32
2020-08-27 07:24Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Hadeda Hide10
2020-08-30 06:59Wilge River Valley (upper)
2020-08-29 07:10Ezemvelo Nature Reserve5
2020-09-07 06:38Tsavo West NP--Severin Safari Camp and Bandas40
2020-09-07 16:42Tsavo West NP--Mzima Springs42
2020-09-06 07:00Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)20
2020-09-03 08:19Cape St Frances4
2020-09-01 09:50Kruger NP--Punda Maria Camp
2020-09-01 12:25Kruger NP--Bridge over Luvuvhu River
2020-09-02 16:12Kruger NP--Crooks Corner
2020-09-07 07:55Kruger NP--Shingwedzi Camp
2020-08-22 15:00Msumarini (Kikambala)
2020-09-02 09:25Hawane Reservoir8
2020-09-02 09:00Kruger NP--Lower Sabie-Nkuhlu Road (H4-1)
2020-09-11 11:03Bisley Valley NR20
2020-08-22 06:32Manyoni GR - Mavela GL24