Explore and capture Wildlife sightings.

Easy-to-use wildlife tools geared with people in mind.
Wildspots helps you document & explore the Wildlife you see around you.

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  • Burchell's zebra (Equus burchelli) by @russweston Burchell's zebra
  • African Hoopoe (Upupa africana) by @russweston African Hoopoe
  • Coqui Francolin (Peliperdix coqui) by @russweston Coqui Francolin
  • African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) by @rush African Elephant
  • Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) by @rush Hippopotamus

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Also spotted recently ...

Black-crowned Night Heron (Bird) Spotted about 16 hours ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Karoo Prinia (Bird) Spotted 2 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Common Starling (Bird) Spotted 2 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Platanna (Amphibian) Spotted 2 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Bulbul (Bird) Spotted 2 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Vervet monkey (Mammal) Spotted 3 days ago in Kruger to Canyons - UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve captured by @WallyPetersen
Giraffe (Mammal) Spotted 3 days ago in Andover Game Reserve - Game Farm captured by @WallyPetersen
Vervet monkey (Mammal) Spotted 3 days ago in Selati Game Reserve - Game Farm captured by @WallyPetersen
Pearl-spotted Owlet (Bird) Spotted 4 days ago in Djuma Game Reserve captured by @WallyPetersen
Fork tailed drongo (Bird) Spotted 4 days ago in Sabie Sand - Provincial Nature Reserve captured by @WallyPetersen

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Wildspots contributors have recorded over 1419 unique species of animal.

12773 Wildlife Records (7252 Photos) Spotted by 209 Contributors.

Bird 7402 Birds (752 Species)
Mammal 3491 Mammals (140 Species)
Reptile 1056 Reptiles (181 Species)
Amphibian 405 Amphibians (64 Species)
Other 196 Others (109 Species)
Insect 223 Insects (173 Species)

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Use wildspots to capture & keep track of your wildlife sightings - as well as explore what others are seeing - easy to use wildlife tools geared with people in mind.

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Animal Wiki

Our Animal Wiki contains basic information, distribution maps and photos of over 1399 unique species of animal including Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and Amphibians.

Animal Wiki

Timeline Map

Explore our wildlife Records on a map and adjust the time range of when these Records where seen - you can also adjust the map to only show the animals you are interested in.

Timeline Map

Areas

Explore areas around South Africa and get an insight about what Wildlife is being spotted there using our species checklists.

Areas

Groups

Allows people with a shared wildlife interest to form a Group and contribute Records to the Group - much like a Facebook Group.

Groups



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