The Bar-throated apalis has a distinctive narrow black collar.Sporting a much broader collar is the Black-collared barbet. Its bright red face and throat is bordered with a black stripe.
The head of a Crowned lapwing sports a black cap interrupted by a white stripe that creates a halo effect.
Often overlooked is the Grey-headed sparrow that has a charming little white stripe on its wings.
Then there are the Lesser-striped swallows with prominent black striping on their white underparts.
The last in this group of birds being showcased today is the delightful Red-necked spurfowl. Look at its dark underparts and you will see there are two white stripes on each feather.