Species Index: Birds of North America

Albatrosses (Diomedeidae)

Laysan Albatross

Auks, Murres, and Puffins (Alcidae)

Parakeet Auklet

Bananaquits (incertae sedis - placement uncertain)

Bananaquit

Barn Owl (Tytonidae)

Barn Owls

Bitterns, Herons, and Allies (Ardeidae)

Least Bittern

Blackbirds (Icteridae)

Audubon's Oriole

Boobies and Gannets (Sulidae)

Red-footed Booby - immature

Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)

Red-whiskered Bulbul

Bushtits (Aegithalidae)

Bushtit - female

Caracaras and Falcons (Falconidae)

Aplomado Falcon

Cardinals, Piranga Tanagers and Allies (Cardinalidae)

Pyrrhuloxia

Chickadees and Titmice (Paridae)

Boreal Chickadee

Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Red-faced Cormorant in flight

Cranes (Gruidae)

Whooping Crane - pair

Creepers (Certhiidae)

Brown Creeper

Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis (Cuculidae)

Black-billed Cuckoo

Currassows and Guans (Cracidae)

Plain Chachalaca

Darters (Anhingidae)

Anhinga - female

Dippers (Cincllidae)

American Dipper

Ducks, Geese, and Swans (Anatidae)

Barrow's Goldeneye

Emberizids (Emberizidae)

Harris's Sparrow

Flamingos (Phoenicopteridae)

American Flamingo in flight

Frigatebirds (Fregatidae)

Magnificent Frigatebird

Fringilline and Cardueline Finches (Fringillidae)

Evening Grosbeak

Gnatcatchers and Gnatwrens (Polioptillidae)

Black-tailed Gnatcatcher

Goatsuckers (Caprimulgidae)

Lesser Nighthawk

Grebes (Podicipedidae)

Western Grebe with fish

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers (Laridae)

Ross's Gull

Hawks, Kites, Eagles, and Allies (Accipitridae)

Harris's Hawk

Hummingbirds (Trochiidae)

Calliope Hummingbird

Ibises and Spoonbills (Threskiomithidae)

Roseate Spoonbill

Jacanas (Jacanidae)

Northern Jacana

Jays and Crows (Corvidae)

Green Jay

Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)

Green Kingfisher

Kinglets (Regulidae)

Golden-crowned Kinglet

Lapwings and Plovers (Charadriidae)

Pacific Golden-Plover

Larks (Alaudidae)

Horned Lark

Leaf Warblers (Phylloscopidae)

Arctic Warbler

Limpkins (Aramidae)

Limpkin

Longspurs and Snow Buntings (Calcariidae)

McCown's Longspur

Loons (Gaviidae)

Red-throated Loon on nest

Lories, Parakeets, Macaws, and Parrots (Psittacidae)

Yellow-chevroned Parakeet

Mimids (Mimidae)

Long-billed Thrasher

New World Quail (Odontophoridae)

California Quail

New World Vultures (Cathartidae)

Black Vulture

Nuthatches (Sittidae)

Pygmy Nuthatch

Old World Flycatchers (Muscicapidae)

Northern Wheatear

Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)

Eurasian Tree Sparrow

Olive Warbler (Peucedramidae)

Olive Warbler

Ospreys (Pandionidae)

Osprey

Oystercatchers (Haematopodidae)

American Oystercatcher in flight

Partridges, Grouse, Turkeys, and Old World Quail (Phasianidae)

White-tailed Ptarmigan

Pelicans (Pelecanidae)

Brown Pelican

Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

White-winged Dove

placement uncertain (incertae sedis)

Rose-throated-Becard

Rails, Gallinules, and Coots (Rallidae)

Ridgway's Rail

Sandpipers, Phalaropes, and Allies (Scolopacidae)

Red-necked Phalarope - breeding female

Shearwaters and Petrels (Procellariidae)

Cory's Shearwater       Offshore Rhode Island     August 19,   2009 ©John Schwarz

Shrikes (Laniidae)

Loggerhead Shrike

Silky Flycatchers (Ptilogonatidae)

Phainopepla

Skuas and Jaegers (Stercorariidae)

Long-tailed Jaeger in flight

Starlings (Sturnidae)

European Starling

Stilts and Avocets (Recurvirostridae)

Black-necked Stilt

Storks (Ciconiidae)

Wood Stork

Storm-Petrels (Hydrobatidae)

Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel

Swallows (Hirundinidae)

Tree Swallow

Swifts (Apodidae)

Vaux's Swift

Sylviid Warblers (Sylviidae)

Wrentit

Tanagers (Thraupidae)

Western Spindalis

Thrushes (Turdidae)

Veery

Trogons (Trogonidae)

Elegant Trogon

Tropicbirds (Phaethontidae)

Red-billed Tropicbird - in flight

Typical Owls (Strigidae)

Great Gray Owl

Tyrant Flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Verdin (Remizidae)

Verdin

Vireos (Vireonidae)

Black-whiskered Vireo

Wagtails and Pipits (Motacillidae)

Sprague's Pipit

Waxbills (Estrildidae)

Scaly-breasted Munia

Waxwings (Bombycillidae)

Cedar Waxwing

Wood-Warblers (Parulidae)

Connecticut Warbler

Woodpeckers and Allies (Picidae)

Red-headed Woodpecker

Wrens (Troglodytidae)

Sedge Wren