Fulica cristata   Red-knobbed Coot  Bleshoender
Red-knobbed Coot
Alma, Jul 2018

A resident. Scarce. Occurs widely but sparsely on larger farm dams, mainly in the south-east (recorded in 21% of the Waterberg pentads); usually single birds present, rarely more than 5-6; it is likely that it breeds in the Waterberg but evidence is lacking.
Red-knobbed Coot Waterberg distribution
Red-knobbed Coot
Alma, Sep 2009

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