Denham’s or Stanley’s Bustard

Neotis denhami

The Denham’s or Stanley’s bustard is larger than the Ludwig’s bustard and has a pale grey foreneck, black and white striped crown and a chestnut (not orange) hindneck.

We first this recorded this large bustard in March 2010 while birding near Wakkerstroom in Mpumulanga.


Denham’s Bustard / Welgevonden Private Game Reserve, South Africa / 23 November 2013 Denham’s Bustard / Ntsikeni Nature Reserve, KZN, South Africa / September 2021 Denham’s Bustard / Ntsikeni Nature Reserve, KZN, South Africa / September 2021 Denham’s Bustard / Ntsikeni Nature Reserve, KZN, South Africa / September 2021 Denham’s Bustard / Ntsikeni Nature Reserve, KZN, South Africa / September 2021
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