Birds

My life list

  1. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna autumnalis)
  2. Fulvous Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna bicolor)
  3. Greater White-fronted Goose (Anser albifrons)
  4. Snow Goose (Chen caerulescens)
  5. Ross’s Goose (Chen rossii)
  6. Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)
  7. Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)
  8. Gadwall (Anas strepera)
  9. American Wigeon
  10. Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
  11. Mottled Duck (Anas fulvigula)
  12. Blue-winged Teal (Anas discors)
  13. Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)
  14. Northern Pintail
  15. Green-winged Teal (Anas crecca)
  16. Canvasback (Aythya valisineria)
  17. Redhead (Aythya americana)
  18. Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris)
  19. Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis)
  20. Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)
  21. Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)
  22. Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator)
  23. Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)
  24. California Quail (Callipepla californica)
  25. Northern Bobwhite (Colinus virginianus)
  26. Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)
  27. Common Loon (Gavia immer)
  28. Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps)
  29. Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus)
  30. Wood Stork (Mycteria americana)
  31. Magnificent Frigatebird (Fregata magnificens)
  32. Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)
  33. Northern Gannet
  34. Brandt’s Cormorant (Phalacrocorax penicillatus)
  35. Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus)
  36. Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)
  37. Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)
  38. American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos)
  39. Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis)
  40. American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus)
  41. Least Bittern (Ixobrychus exilis)
  42. Bare-throated Tiger-Heron (Tigrisoma mexicanum)
  43. Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
  44. Great Egret (Ardea alba)
  45. Snowy Egret (Egretta thula)
  46. Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea)
  47. Tricolored Heron (Egretta tricolor)
  48. Reddish Egret (Egretta rufescens)
  49. Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)
  50. Green Heron (Butorides virescens)
  51. Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)
  52. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea)
  53. White Ibis (Eudocimus albus)
  54. Glossy Ibis (Plegadis falcinellus)
  55. White-faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi)
  56. Roseate Spoonbill (Platalea ajaja)
  57. Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus)
  58. Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura)
  59. Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
  60. White-tailed Kite
  61. Swallow-tailed Kite (Elanoides forficatus)
  62. Snail Kite
  63. Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis)
  64. Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus)
  65. Sharp-shinned Hawk
  66. Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)
  67. Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)
  68. Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus)
  69. Broad-winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus)
  70. Short-tailed Hawk
  71. Swainson’s Hawk
  72. Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
  73. King Rail
  74. Clapper Rail (Rallus longirostris)
  75. Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola)
  76. Sora (Porzana carolina)
  77. Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinicus)
  78. Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata)
  79. American Coot (Fulica americana)
  80. Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus)
  81. American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana)
  82. American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus)
  83. Black-bellied Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)
  84. American Golden Plover
  85. Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus)
  86. Wilson’s Plover (Charadrius wilsonia)
  87. Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus)
  88. Piping Plover
  89. Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus)
  90. Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius)
  91. Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria)
  92. Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca)
  93. Willet (Tringa semipalmata)
  94. Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes)
  95. Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
  96. Marbled Godwit
  97. Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)
  98. Red Knot
  99. Stilt Sandpiper (Calidris himantopus)
  100. Sanderling (Calidris alba)
  101. Dunlin (Calidris alpina)
  102. Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla)
  103. Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos)
  104. Semipalmated Sandpiper (Calidris pusilla)
  105. Western Sandpiper (Calidris mauri)
  106. Short-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus griseus)
  107. Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus scolopaceus)
  108. Wilson’s Snipe (Gallinago delicata)
  109. Wilson’s Phalarope (Phalaropus tricolor)
  110. Common Murre (Uria aalge)
  111. Pigeon Guillemot (Cepphus columba)
  112. Bonaparte’s Gull
  113. Laughing Gull (Leucophaeus atricilla)
  114. Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis)
  115. Western Gull (Larus occidentalis)
  116. Herring Gull (Larus argentatus)
  117. Iceland Gull (Larus glaucoides)
  118. Least Tern (Sternula antillarum)
  119. Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica)
  120. Caspian Tern (Hydroprogne caspia)
  121. Black Tern (Chlidonias niger)
  122. Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)
  123. Forster’s Tern (Sterna forsteri)
  124. Royal Tern (Thalasseus maximus)
  125. Sandwich Tern (Thalasseus sandvicensis)
  126. Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger)
  127. Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)
  128. White-crowned Pigeon
  129. Eurasian Collared-Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)
  130. White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica)
  131. Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)
  132. Inca Dove (Columbina inca)
  133. Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus)
  134. Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus)
  135. Eastern Screech-Owl (Megascops asio)
  136. Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)
  137. Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia)
  138. Barred Owl (Strix varia)
  139. Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor)
  140. Chuck-will’s-widow (Antrostomus carolinensis)
  141. Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)
  142. Green Violetear (Colibri thalassinus)
  143. Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula)
  144. Purple-throated Mountain-gem (Lampornis calolaemus)
  145. Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)
  146. Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna)
  147. Violet Sabrewing (Campylopterus hemileucurus)
  148. Black-bellied Hummingbird (Eupherusa nigriventris)
  149. Coppery-headed Emerald (Elvira cupreiceps)
  150. Resplendent Quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno)
  151. Blue-crowned Motmot (Momotus coeruliceps)
  152. Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon)
  153. Emerald Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus prasinus)
  154. Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus)
  155. Acorn Woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus)
  156. Golden-fronted Woodpecker (Melanerpes aurifrons)
  157. Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)
  158. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)
  159. Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)
  160. Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus)
  161. Red-cockaded Woodpecker (Picoides borealis)
  162. Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus)
  163. Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus)
  164. Crested Caracara (Caracara cheriway)
  165. American Kestrel (Falco sparverius)
  166. Merlin (Falco columbarius)
  167. Peregrine Falcon
  168. Monk Parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus)
  169. Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens)
  170. Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (Empidonax flaviventris)
  171. Acadian Flycatcher (Empidonax virescens)
  172. Least Flycatcher (Empidonax minimus)
  173. Pacific-slope Flycatcher (Empidonax difficilis)
  174. Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans)
  175. Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe)
  176. Vermilion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus)
  177. Ash-throated Flycatcher
  178. Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus)
  179. Tropical Kingbird
  180. Western Kingbird (Tyrannus verticalis)
  181. Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus)
  182. Gray Kingbird (Tyrannus dominicensis)
  183. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
  184. Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus)
  185. White-eyed Vireo (Vireo griseus)
  186. Yellow-throated Vireo (Vireo flavifrons)
  187. Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius)
  188. Philadelphia Vireo
  189. Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)
  190. Black-whiskered Vireo (Vireo altiloquus)
  191. Brown Jay (Psilorhinus morio)
  192. Steller’s Jay (Cyanocitta stelleri)
  193. Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)
  194. Western Scrub-Jay (Aphelocoma californica)
  195. Clark’s Nutcracker (Nucifraga columbiana)
  196. American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos)
  197. Fish Crow (Corvus ossifragus)
  198. Common Raven (Corvus corax)
  199. Northern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx serripennis)
  200. Purple Martin (Progne subis)
  201. Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor)
  202. Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia)
  203. Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)
  204. Cliff Swallow (Petrochelidon pyrrhonota)
  205. Cave Swallow
  206. Carolina Chickadee (Poecile carolinensis)
  207. Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Poecile rufescens)
  208. Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor)
  209. Bushtit (Psaltriparus minimus)
  210. Pygmy Nuthatch (Sitta pygmaea)
  211. Brown-headed Nuthatch (Sitta pusilla)
  212. Brown Creeper (Certhia americana)
  213. House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)
  214. Winter Wren
  215. Sedge Wren
  216. Marsh Wren (Cistothorus palustris)
  217. Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus)
  218. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea)
  219. Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa)
  220. Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula)
  221. Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis)
  222. Western Bluebird (Sialia mexicana)
  223. Mountain Bluebird
  224. Veery (Catharus fuscescens)
  225. Gray-cheeked Thrush (Catharus minimus)
  226. Swainson’s Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)
  227. Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus)
  228. Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina)
  229. American Robin (Turdus migratorius)
  230. Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)
  231. Brown Thrasher (Toxostoma rufum)
  232. Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)
  233. Common Myna
  234. European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
  235. American Pipit (Anthus rubescens)
  236. Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum)
  237. Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla)
  238. Worm-eating Warbler (Helmitheros vermivorum)
  239. Louisiana Waterthrush
  240. Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)
  241. Blue-winged Warbler (Vermivora cyanoptera)
  242. Golden-winged Warbler (Vermivora chrysoptera)
  243. Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)
  244. Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea)
  245. Swainson’s Warbler
  246. Tennessee Warbler (Oreothlypis peregrina)
  247. Orange-crowned Warbler (Oreothlypis celata)
  248. Kentucky Warbler (Geothlypis formosa)
  249. Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)
  250. Hooded Warbler (Setophaga citrina)
  251. American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)
  252. Cape May Warbler (Setophaga tigrina)
  253. Cerulean Warbler (Setophaga cerulea)
  254. Northern Parula (Setophaga americana)
  255. Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia)
  256. Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea)
  257. Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca)
  258. Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)
  259. Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica)
  260. Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata)
  261. Palm Warbler (Setophaga palmarum)
  262. Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus)
  263. Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata)
  264. Yellow-throated Warbler (Setophaga dominica)
  265. Prairie Warbler (Setophaga discolor)
  266. Black-throated Gray Warbler
  267. Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens)
  268. Wilson’s Warbler (Cardellina pusilla)
  269. Blue-gray Tanager (Thraupis episcopus)
  270. Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus)
  271. Canyon Towhee (Melozone fusca)
  272. California Towhee (Melozone crissalis)
  273. Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina)
  274. Clay-colored Sparrow
  275. Field Sparrow
  276. Vesper Sparrow (Pooecetes gramineus)
  277. Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis)
  278. Seaside Sparrow (Ammodramus maritimus)
  279. Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
  280. Lincoln’s Sparrow
  281. Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana)
  282. White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)
  283. Harris’s Sparrow
  284. White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys)
  285. Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis)
  286. Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra)
  287. Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea)
  288. Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)
  289. Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)
  290. Blue Grosbeak (Passerina caerulea)
  291. Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea)
  292. Painted Bunting (Passerina ciris)
  293. Dickcissel (Spiza americana)
  294. Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)
  295. Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna)
  296. Rusty Blackbird
  297. Brewer’s Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus)
  298. Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)
  299. Boat-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus major)
  300. Great-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus)
  301. Bronzed Cowbird (Molothrus aeneus)
  302. Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater)
  303. Orchard Oriole (Icterus spurius)
  304. Bullock’s Oriole (Icterus bullockii)
  305. Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula)
  306. House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus)
  307. Purple Finch
  308. Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra)
  309. Pine Siskin
  310. Lesser Goldfinch (Spinus psaltria)
  311. American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)
  312. House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)