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Lolldaiga Hills Ranch Bird List Reaches 421 Species

By Tom Butynski and Yvonne de Jong

The taxonomy and vernacular names for the Birds of Lolldaiga Hills Ranch have been up-dated using the new (2019) Checklist of the Birds of Kenya (fifth edition). This checklist was compiled by the Bird Committee of Nature Kenya/East Africa Natural History Society. The new Birds of Lolldaiga Hills Ranch lists 421 species. Thus, Lolldaiga Hills Ranch (c. 200 km2) holds no less than 37% of Kenya’s 1,113 species of bird.

Download the Lolldaiga Hills Ranch Bird List here.

We thank Lorna Depew for undertaking this revision.

Lilac-breasted roller Coracias caudata. Photograph by Yvonne de Jong & Tom Butynski.

Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu Uraeginthus b. bengalus. Photograph by Heather Wall.

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