Genus: Anthus (pipits) 

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

Anthus brachyurus (Short-tailed pipit) 

Anthus caffer (Bushveld pipit) 

Anthus cervinus (Red-throated pipit) 

Anthus chloris (Yellow-breasted pipit) 

Anthus cinnamomeus (African pipit, Grassveld pipit) 

Anthus crenatus (African rock pipit, Rock pipit) 

Anthus hoeschi (Mountain pipit) 

Anthus leucophrys (Plain-backed pipit) 

Anthus lineiventris (Striped pipit) 

Anthus longicaudatus (Long-tailed pipit) 

Anthus nyassae (Wood pipit) 

Anthus pseudosimilis (Kimberley pipit) 

Anthus similis (Long-billed pipit) 

Anthus trivialis (Tree pipit) 

Anthus vaalensis (Buffy pipit) 

 
 

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