Family: Glareolidae (coursers and pratincoles)

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

Cursorius rufus (Burchell's courser)

Cursorius temminckii (Temminck's courser) 

Glareola nordmanni (Black-winged pratincole) 

Glareola nuchalis (Rock pratincole) 

Glareola pratincola (Collared pratincole, Red-winged pratincole) 

Rhinoptilus africanus (Double-banded courser) 

Rhinoptilus chalcopterus (Bronze-winged courser)

Rhinoptilus cinctus (Three-banded courser) 

 
 

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