Genus: Motacilla (wagtails) 

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

Motacilla aguimp (African pied wagtail) 

Motacilla capensis (Cape wagtail) 

Motacilla cinerea (Grey wagtail) 

Motacilla citreola (Citrine wagtail) 

Motacilla clara (Mountain wagtail, Long-tailed wagtail) 

Motacilla flava (Yellow wagtail) 

 
 

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