Birds of the World

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ANECDOTES

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TRAITS
 Ratites
 Tinamous
 Cracids/Galli
 Waterfowl
   Screamers
   Ducks

 Penguins
 Loons
 Grebes
 Procellarids
   Albatrosses
   Petrels
   Storm-Petrels

Totipalmate Swm

   Tropicbirds
   Gannets/Boobies
   Pelicans
   Cormorants
   Anhingas
   Frigatebirds

 
Waders
   Herons
   Ibises
   Storks  

 NW Vultures
 Flamingos
 Raptors
 Gruiformes
   Buttonquail
   Bustards
   Cranes
   Rails

 Shorebirds
   Sandgrouse
   Plovers
   Oystercatchers
   Stilts
   Sandpipers
   Gulls/Terns
   Auks

 Pigeons
 Parrots
 Turacos
 Cuckoos
 Owls
 Frogmouths
 Nightjars
 Swifts/Humbd
 Colies
 Coraciae

   Hornbills
   Hoopoes
   Trogons
   Rollers
   Kingfishers
   Bee-eaters
   Jacamars/Puffbd

 
Pici
   Honeyguides
   Woodpeckers
   Barbets/Toucans

PASSERINES
 
  NZ Wrens
   OW Suboscines

    Broadbills
    Pittas

 NW Suboscines
   NW Flycatchers
   Becards
   Cotingas
   Manakins
   Antbirds
   Ovenbirds
   Woodcreepers
   Antthrushes
   Tapaculos 

 Oscines
 Lyre-/Scrub-birds
 Bowerbirds
 Aust. Wrens
 Honeyeaters
 Scrubwrens
 Aust. Robins
 Kinglets
 Shrikes
 Vireos
 Whistlers
 Corvids
 Birds-of-Paradse
 OW Orioles
 Cuckoo-shrikes
 Fantails
 Drongos
 Monarchs
 Bush-shrikes
 Wattle-eyes
 Vangas
 Waxwings
 Dippers
 Thrushes
 OW Flycatchers
 Starlings
 Mimids
 Nuthatches
 N Creepers
 Wrens
 Gnatcatchers
 Tits/Parids
 Larks
 Swallows
 Leaf-Warblers
 Bulbuls
 Cisticolas
 White-eyes
 Babblers
 OW Warblers
 Flowerpeckers
 Sunbirds
 OW Sparrows
 Accentors
 Pipits
 Estridids
 Weavers
 Whydahs
 9-prim. Oscines

   Fringillines
   Carduelines
   Hawaiian Honycrp
   NW Sparrows
   NW Warblers
   Tanagers
   Cardinals
   NW Blackbirds

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  INDEX - World
 
 
Select a Letter to Move to Your Taxa of Interest
This list references all groups of Neornithes
 
  Suffixes - Class Aves - Birds
      -iformes = Order
         -ida = Parvorder
            -oidea = Superfamily
               -idae = Family
                  -inae = Subfamily
                     -ini = Tribe
 
 
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z
 
  A
  
ACANTHISITTIDI - New Zealand Wrens
   ACANTHISITTIDAE - New Zealand Wrens
   ACANTHIZIDAE - Thornbills, Whiteface
   Accentor
   Accipiter
   ACCIPITRIDAE - Osprey, Kite, Harriers,
      Buteos
    ACCIPITRIFORMES - NW Vultures,
      Accipitridae, Secretary-Birds
   ACCIPITRINAE - Kites, Harriers, Buteos   
   ACROCEPHANINAE - Marsh/Tree Warblers
   AEGITHALIDAE - Long-tailed Tits, Bushtits
   AEGITHINIDAE (-INAE) - Ioras
   AEGOTHELIDAE - Owlet-Nightjars
   AEPYORNITHIDAE - Elephant-birds
   Albatross
      Laysan
      Royal
      Wandering
      Waved Waved
      White-capped (Shy)
      All albatrosses
   ALAUDIDAE - Larks
   ALCAE - Alcids
   ALCEDINIDAE - Kingfishers
   ALCEDININAE - River (Alcedinid)
      Kingfisher
   ALCIDAE - Auk, Murre, Puffin, Guillemot
   Alethe - Alethe
   AMYTORNITHINAE - Grasswrens
   ANATIDAE - Ducks, Geese, Swans
   ANATINAE - True Ducks
      (Perching, Dabbling, Bay, Sea)
   ANATINI - Dabbling Ducks
   Anhinga  Anhinga (Darter)
      All species
   ANHIMIDAE - Screamers
   ANHINGIDAE - Anhingas, Darters
   Ani, Smooth-billed
   ANSERANATIDAE - Magpie-Goose
   ANSERIFORMES - Waterfowl
   ANSERINAE - Geese, Swans
   Antbirds
      Ground
      Typical
   Antpitta
   Antshrike, Barred
   Antthrush
   APALODERMINAE - African Trogons
   APODIDAE - Swifts
   APODINAE - Typical Swifts
   APODIFORMES - Swifts, Hummingbirds
   Apostlebird
   APTERYGIDAE - Kiwis
   ARAMIDAE (-INI) - Limpkin
   ARCHAEORNITHES - Ancient Birds
   Archaeopteryx
   ARDEIDAE - Herons, Bitterns
   ARTAMIDAE (-INI, -INAE)) - Currawongs,
      Woodswallows
   Asite
   ATRICHORNITHIDAE (-NAE) - Scrub-birds
   Auk
   Australian Chat
   Australian Chough
   Australian Magpies
   Australian Mudnesters
   Australo-Papuan Babbler  
   Australo-Papuan Robin
   Australo-Papuan Treecreeper
   Australo-Papuan Warbler
   Australo-Papuan Wren
   AVES - Birds
   Avocet
   AYTHYINI - Bay Ducks (Pochards)

B
   
Babbler
   Babbler, Australo-Papuan
   Bald Crow
   BALAENICIPITRIDAE - Shoebill
   Baldpate
   BALEARNICINAE - Crowned-Crane
   Bananaquit
   Barbet
      Asian, African, New World
   Batis - Batis
   BATRACHOSTOMIDAE - Asian Frogmouths
   Becard
   Bee-eater
   Bellbird, Bearded
   Bellmagpie
   BERNIERIIDAE? - Malagasy Warbler
   Berrypecker (Melanocharitidae)
   Berrypecker (Paramythiidae)
   Bird-of-Paradise
   Bishop
   Bittern, Great
   Blackbird
      Common (Turdus merula)
      New World
      Red-breasted
      Red-winged
      Yellow-hooded
   Bluebird,
      Eastern
      Western
   Boatbill
   BOMBYCILLIDAE - Palmchat, Silky-
      flycatchers, Waxwings
   BOMBYCILLIDAE (-INI) - Waxwings
   Booby
      Blue-footed Blue-footed
      Masked
      Nazca
      All Sulids
   Bowerbird, Satin
   BRACHYPTERACLIDAE - Ground-Rollers
   Brachypteryx - Short Wing
   Brambling
   Bristlebird
   Bristlehead
   Broadbill
   Brush-turkey, Australian
   BUCEROTIDAE - Hornbills
   BUCEROTIFORMES - Hornbills, Ground
      Hornbills
   BUCCONIDAE - Puffbirds
   BUCORVIDAE - Ground Hornbills
   Budgerigar
   Bulbul,
      Straw-headed
      White-cheeked
      Yellow-vented
   Bufflehead
   Bunting (Cardinaline)
      Painted
   Bunting (Emberizine)
   Bunting (Fringilline)
   BURNHINIDAE - Thick-knees, Stone-Curlews
   Bush-shrike
   Bushtit
   Bush-warblers
   Bustard
   Butcherbird
   Buteo
   Buttonquail
     
C
  
Cacique
   Cactus Finch, Large
   CARININI - Perching Ducks
   CALLAETIDAE (-INAE) - New Zealand
      Wattlebirds
   CAMPEPHAGIDAE - Cuckoo-shrikes
   Canvasback
   CAPITONINAE - New World Barbets
   CAPRIMULGIDAE - Nighthawks, Nightjars
      (Goatsuckers)
   CAPRIMULGINAE - Typical Nightjars
   CARDINALIDAE (-INI) - Cardinals
   CARDUELINAE - Cardueline Finches
   CAPRIMULGIFORMES - Caprimulgids
   Caracara
      Chimango Chimango
      Southern Southern
   CARACARINAE - Caracaras
   CARDINALIDAE (-INI) - Cardinals
   Cardinal
   CARDUELINI - Goldfinches, Crossbills,
      Cardueline Finches
   CARIAMIDAE - Seriemas
   CARINI - Perching Ducks
   Cassowary, Southern
   CASUARIIDAE (-INI) - Cassowaries
   Catbird,
      Gray
   CATHARTIDAE - Vultures, Condors
   CATHARTIFORMES - NW Vultures
   CENTROPIDAE (-INAE) - Coucals
   CERTHIIDAE (-INAE, _INI) - Tree Creepers
   CERTHIOIDEA? - Nuthatches, Creepers
   CERYLIDAE (-INAE) - Water (Cerylid)
      Kingfishers
   CETTIDAE - Ground-Warbler
   Chachalaca,
       Plain
       Rufous-vented
   CHAETOPIDAE - Rock-jumpers
   CHAETURINI - Needletails
   Chaffinch, Common
   Chamaea - Wrentit
   CHAMAEINI - Wrentits
   CHARADRII - Shorebirds
   CHARADRIIDAE - Lapwings, Plovers, Dotterel
   CHARADRIIFORMES - Shorebirds, Gulls/
      Terns, Alcids, (Sand-grouse)
   Chat (Saxicolini)
   Chat, Australian
   Chickadee,
      Carolina
      Chickadees of NA
   "Chicken"
   Chiffchaff, Common
   CHIONIDIDAE - Sheathbills
   Chlamydochaera - Black-breasted Fruit-
      Hunter
   CHORDELINAE - Nighthawks
   CHLOROPSEIDAE - Leafbirds
   Chowchilla
   CINCILIDAE - Dippers
   CINCLOSOMATIDAE (-INAE) - Quail-thrushes
   CICONIIDAE - Storks
   CICONIIFORMES - Wading Birds (Waders)
   Cinclodes, Dark-bellied
   CIRCINAE - Harriers
   Cisticola
   CISTICOLIDAE - African Warblers
   Cleptornis - Golden White-eye
   CLIMACTERIDAE - Australo-Papuan
      Treecrepers
   Cnemophilines
   CNEMOPHILINDAE (-INAE) - Satinbirds
   Cockatoo,
      Major Mitchell's (Pink)
      Yellow-crested
   COCCYZIDAE (-INAE) - American Cuckoos
   COEREBIDAE - Bananaquit
   Colies
   COLIIFORMES (-IDAE) - Colies, Mousebirds
   Collared-Dove, Eurasian
   COLLURICINCLIDAE - Shrike-thrushes
   COLLOCALINI - Swiftlets
   COLUMBIDAE - Pigeons, Doves
   COLUMBIFORMES - Pigeons, Doves
   Condor
   CONOPOPHAGIDAE - Gnateaters
   Coot, Eurasian
   Coquette,
      Tufted
   CORACIAE (PARVCLASS) - Kingfishers, etc.
   CORACIIDAE - Typical Rollers
   CORACIIFORMES - Rollers, Motmots, Todies,
      Kingfishers, Bee-eaters
   CORCORACIEDAE (-INAE) - Australian
      Chough, Apostlebird
   Cormorant (Shag)
      Brandt's
      Double-crested
      Flightless
      Great
      Imperial
      Neotropic
      Pelagic
      Pied
      Red-legged
      Rock
      All species
   "CORVIDAE" - Corvids
   CORVIDAE (-INI) - Crows, Magpies, Jays,
      Nutcrackers, Ravens, etc.
   CORVOIDA (-OIDEA) (PARVORDER OR
      SUPERFAMILY) - Corvid Endemics
   Cotinga
   COTINGIDAE (-INAE) - Cotingas
   Coucal
   Courol
   Courser
   Cowbird
   Crab Plover
   CRACIDEA - Guans, Chachalacas,
      Curassows
   Cracids
   CRACIFORMES - Cradids
   CRACTICIDAE - Bellmagpies
   Crane, Black-crowned
   Creeper
      Northern (Tree)
      African (Spotted)
   Crescent-Chest
   Crested-Swift
   Crossbill
   CROTOPHAGIDAE (-INAE) - Anis, Guira
      Cuckoo
   Crow,
      American American
   Crowned-Crane
   CUCULIDAE (-INAE) - Old World Cuckoos
   CUCULIFORMES - Cuckoos (Touracos)
   Cuckoo
      American
      Ground
      Guira
      Old World
   Cuckoo-Roller
   Cuckoo-shrike
   Curassow
   Currawong
   CYPSELOIDINI - Cypseloides, Streptoprocne
     
D
  
DACELONIDAE (-INE) - Tree (Dacelonid)
      Kingfishers
   Dacnis, Blue
   Darter (Anhinga)
   DASYORNITHIDAE (-INAE) - Bristlebirds
   DENDROCOLAPTIDAE (-INAE) -
      Woodcreepers
   DENDROCYGNIDAE (-INI) - Whistling-Ducks
   DICAEIDAE (-INI) - Flowerpeckers
   DICRURINAE - Fantails, Drongos,
      Monarchs, Ioras
   DICRURINIDAE (-INAE, -INI) - Drongos
   Didine
   DIOMEDEIDAE - Albatrosses, Mollymawks
   DINOMITHIDAE - Moas
   Dipper
      All species
      American
   Diucon, Fire-eyed
   Diver - Loon
   Diving-petrel
   Dodo (Didine)
   DREPANIDiDAE (-INI) - Hawaiian
      Honeycreepers
   DROMORNITHIDEA - Mihirung birds
   Drongo
   Diucon, Fire-eyed
   Divers (loons)
   Diving-Petrels
   Dotterel
   Dove
      Galapagos
      Peaceful
   DROMADIDAE (-INAE) - Crab Plover
   DROMAIIDAE (-INI) - Emus
   DROMORNITHIDEA - Mihrung Birds
   Drongos
   Drymodes - Scrub-Robin
   Duck (True)
      Bay (Pochard)
      Dabbling
      Freckled
      Pacific Black
      Perching
      Ruddy
      Sea
      Stiff-tailed
      White-backed
      Wood
   DULIDAE (-INI) - Palmchat
   Dunnock

E
  
Eagle, Bald Bald
   Eared-Nightjar
   Egret, Great
   ELANINI- Kites
   Elephant-birds
   Emerald, White-chested
   EMBERIZIDAE (-INAE) (-INI) - Emberizines
   Emus
   Emuwren
   EOAVES - Ratites and Tinamous
   EOPSALTRIDAE - Australo-Papuan Robin,
      Scrubwrens
   EPTHIANURIDAE - Australian Chat
   ESTRILDIDAE (-INAE) - Waxbills, Mannikins,
      Widowbirds (Estrildine Finches)
   EUPETIDAE - Wegebills, Whipbirds
   EUROSTOPODIDAE - Eared-Nightjar
   EURYLAIMDI - Broad-billed (OW) Suboscines
   EURYLAIMIDEA - Broadbills
   EURYPYGIDAE - Sunbitterns

F
  
Fairy-bluebird
   Fairy Warbler
   Fairywren
   Falcon
       Peregrine
   FALCONIDAE - Caracaras, Falcons
   FALCONIFORMES - Diurnal Birds of Prey
      (Raptors)
   FALCONINAE - Falcons   
   FALCUNCULIDAE (-NI) - Shrike-tits, Oreoica,
     Rhagologus

   False Sunbird
   Fantail
   Figbird
   Finch
      Przewalski's (Urocynchramidae)
      Saffron (Emberizidae)
      Woodpecker (Geospizinae)
   Finfoot
   Flamingo
      Chilian
      All species
   Flowerpecker
   Flower-piercer
   Flycatcher
      Fork-tailed
      Galapagos
      Micronectine
      Old World
      Tyrant
   Flycatcher Tit
   FORMICARIIDEA - Ground Antbirds
   Francolin
   FREGATIDAE - Frigatebirds (Man-o'War Birds)
   Frigatebird (Man-o'War Bird)
      Great
      Magnificent  Magnificent
      All species
   FRINGILLIDAE - Fringillines, Carduelines
   FRINGILLINI - Chaffinches, Brambling
   Frogmouth
      Asian
      Australian
      Tawney
   FURNARIIDAE - Ovenbirds
   FURNARIOIDEA - Tracheophones

  G
    GALBULIDAE - Jacamars
    GALBULIFORMES - Jacamars, Puffbirds
    GALLIFORMES - Fowl-like Birds, Galli
    Gallinule
    GALLOANSERAE (PARVCLASS)
    Gannet, Northern
       All Sulids
   GARRULACHINAE - Laughing-thrushes
   GAVIIDAE - Loons
   GAVIIFORMES - Divers, Loons
   Geese
   "GEOSPIZINAE" - Darwin's Finches
   GLAREOLIDAE (-INAE) - Pratincoles,
      Coursers
   Gnatcatcher,
      Blue-gray
   Gnateater
   Gnatwren
   Go-away-bird
   Goatsuckers
   Goldcrest
   Goldfinch.
      American
      European
   Goose
      Canada
      Canada
      Canada
      Domestic (Chinese)
      Magpie
      Snow
   Grallina
   GRALLINIDAE - Magpie Larks   
   Grass Warbler
   Grasswren
   Grebe
      Pied-billed
      Eared (Blaack-necked)
      All Grebes
   Greenbul
   Green Pigeon, Pink-necked
   Grosbeak (cardueline)
   Grosbeak (cardinaline)
   Ground Antbird
   Ground Finch
      Large
      Large Cactus
      Medium Medium
      Small
   Ground Hornbill
   Ground-roller
   Ground-warbler
   Grouse, Blue
   GRUIDAE - Cranes
   GRUIFORMES - Rail-like Birds
   GRUINAE - Typical Crane
   Guan
   Guineafowl
      Helmeted
   Guillemot, Black
   Gull
      Bonaparte's
      Dolphin
      Glaucous-winged
      Heermann's
      Kelp
      Laughing
      Lava
      Silver (Red-billed)
      Swallow-tailed
      Yellow-legged
      Western

H
   HAEMATOPODIDAE - Oystercatchers
   HALIAEETINAE - Sea-Eagles
   HALCONIDAE (INAE) - Tree (Halconid)
     Kingfishers
   Hamerkop (Hammerhead) -
      as a pelecaniform
   HARPACTINI - Asian Trogons
   Harrier, Northern
   Hawk
      Cooper's
      Galapagos
      Gray Hawk
      Savannah Hawk
   HELIORNITHIDAE (-INI) - Sungrebes,
      Finfoots
   Helmet-shrike
   Hemipode
   HEMIPROCNIDAE (-INAE) - Treeswifts,
      Crested-Swifts
   Hermit
   Heron
      Grey
      Lava
      Pied
      Striated
   HIRUNDINIDAE (-INAE) - River Martins,
      Swallows
   Hoatzin
   Honeycreeper
      Green
      Hawaiian
      Neotropical
      Purple
      Red-legged
   Honeyeater
   Honeydater, Hawaiian (Chaetoptila, Moho)
   Honeyguide
   Hoopoe, Eurasian
   Hornbill
   Hornbill, Ground
   Hummingbird,
      Copper-rumped
      Ruby-topaz
   HYDROBATIDAE - Storm-Petrels
   Hypocolius - Hypocolius
   HYPOCOLIIDAE - Hypocolius

I
    IBIDORHYNCHIDAE - Ibisbill
    Ibis
      Australian White
      Black-faced
      Sacred
      Scarlet
   Ibisbill
   ICTERIDAE (-INI) - Icterids (Troupials,
      New World Blackbirds, etc.)
   INDICATORIDAE - Honeyguides
   Indigobird
   Iora
   IRENIDAE - Fairy-bluebirds

J
   Jacamar
      Rufous-tailed
   Jack-daw, Common
   Jacobin, White-necked
   Jaeger
   Jacana,
       Northern
       Wattled
   JACANIDAE - Jacanas
   Jay,
      Blue
      Gray
      Scrub
      Steller's
   Junco,
      Dark-eyed
   Jungle-fowl, Red
   JYNGINAE - Wrynecks

K
   Kagu
   Kestrel,
      American
   Killdeer
   Kingbird, Eastern
   Kingfisher
      River, Tree, Water
      Collared
      Stork-billed
      White-throated
   Kinglet,
      Ruby-crowned Ruby-crowned
   Kiskadee, Great
   Kite, Mississippi
   Kiwi
   Kookaburra, Laughing

L
   LANIDAE - Shrike
   Lapwing
      Masked
      Northern
      Redwattled
      Southern
   LARI - Gulls, Terns, Skimmers
   LARIDAE (-INAE) - Gulls
   Lark
   Laughing-thrush (Garrulachinae)
      White-crested
   Leafbird
   Leaf-warbler
   LEPTOSOMIDAE - Cuckoo-Rollers, Courol
   Limpkin
   Longbill
   Longspur, McCowan's
   Logrunner
   Longbill
   Longspur
   Loon (Diver)
      Common
      All Loons
   LYBIIDAE -African Barbets
   Lyrebird

M

   Macaw, Scarlet
   MACHAERIRHYNCHIDAE - Boatbill
   Magellanic Plover
   
Magpie,
      Black-billed (Common)
      Eurasian
   Magpie Goose
   Magpie-lark
   MALACONOTIDAE (-INI) - Bush-shrikes,
      Puffbacks
   Mallard Mallard Mallard
   MALURIDAE - "Wrens"
   MALURINI (-INI) - Fairywrens, Treewrens,
      Russetwrens, (Grasswrens)
   Manakin, White-bearded
   Mango,
      Black-throated
      Green-throated
   Man-o'-War Bird (Frigatebird)
   Marabou
   MartinGray-breasted
   Meadowlark
   MEGALAIMIDAE - Asian Barbet
   Megapode - Mound-builders
   MEGALURIDAE (-INAE) - Grass-Warblers
   MEGAPODIDAE - Megapodes (Mound-
      builders)
   Melampitta
   MELANOCHARITIDAE - Berrypeckers,
      Longbills, Pygmy Honey-eater
   Melanocharis
   MELANOCHARITINE - Berrypeckers
   Melampitta
   MELEAGRIDAE (-INAE) - Turkeys
   MELIPHAGOIDEA (Superfamily) - Honey-
      eaters, "Wrens," Honeyeaters, Pardolotes
   MELIPHAGIDAE - Honeyeaters
   MENURIDAE (-INAE) - Lyrebirds
   MENUROIDEA (SUPERFAMILY) - Basal
      Oscines
   Merganser, Red-breasted
   MERGINI - Sea Ducks
   MEROPIDAE - Bee-eaters
   Mesite
   MESITORNITHIDAE - Mesites
   Microectine Flycatchers
   Mihirung Birds
   MILVINI - Kites
   MIMIDAE (-INI) - Mockingbirds, Thrashers,
      Catbirds
   Moa
   Mockingbird
      Charles (Floreana)
      Chatham (San Cristobal)
      Galapagos
      Hood (Española)
      Northern
   MOHOIDAE? - Kioea, Oo
   Mohoua - Whistlers
   MOHOUINI - Mohoua
   Mollywawk, White-capped (Shy)
   Monarch
   MONARCHIDAE (-INI) - Monarchs
   MOTACILLIDAE (-INAE) - Wagtail, Pipit
   Motmot
   MOTMOTIDAE - Motmots
   Mound-builder
   Mousebirds
   Murre, Common
   MUSCACAPOIDEA (SUPERFAMILY) -
      "Flycatchers"
   MUSCICAPIDAE (-INAE) - Old World
      Flycatchers, Chats
   MUSCICAPINI - Old World Flycatchers
   MUSOPHAGIDAE - Plantain-eaters, Turacos
   MUSOPHAGIFORMES, Plantain-eaters,
      Turacos
   Mynah, Common

N
   NECTARINIIDAE -Sugarbirds, Nectarinids,
      Spiderhunters
   Needletail
   NEOAVES = NEORNITHES - Volant Birds
      (most capable of flight)
   NEOGNATHAE - Birds with a modern palate
   NEOMORPHIDAE (-INAE) - Roadrunners,
      Ground Cuckoos
   NEORNITHES - Modern Birds
   NEOSITTIDAE (-NI) - Sitellas
   NESOCTITINAE - Antillean Piculet
   New World Tyrants
   New Zealand Thrushes
   New Zealand Wattlebirds
   New Zealand Wren
   Nighthawk
   Night-heron
   Nightjar
      White-tailed
   Noddy
   Non-passerines (all birds not Passerines)
   NUMINIDAE (-INAE) - Guineafowl
   NYCTIBIIDAE - Pootos
   Nutcracker, Clark's
   Nuthatch,
      White-breasted
      Coral-billed (Vanga)

O
   ODONTOPHORIDAE - New World Quail
   Oilbird
   OPISTHOCOMIFORMES - Hoatazin
   OPISTHOCOMIDAE (-INAE) - Hoatzins
   Oreoica (Crested Bellbird)
   "Oriole"
      New World
      Old World
      Black-naped
   ORIOLIDAE - Old World Orioles
   Oropendola, Crested
   ORTHONYCHIDAE - Logrunners,
      Chowchillas
   OSCINES - Song Birds (Suborder)
      Nine-primaried Oscines
   Osprey
   Ostrich
   OTIDAE - Bustards
   Oystercatcher
      American Black
      Blackish
      Eurasian
   Ovenbird
   Owl
      Barn, Grass, Bay
      Eastern Screech
      Typical
   Oxpecker
   OXYURINAE (-INI) - Stiff-tailed Ducks
   Owlet-Nightjars

P
   PACHYCEPHALIDAE (-INI) - Whistlers, etc.
   Painted Snipe
   PALEOGNATHAE - Ratites, Tinamous
   Palmchat
   PANDIONIDAE (-INAE) - Ospreys
   Parakeet, Long-tailed
   PARAMYTHIIDAE - Painted Berrypeckers
   Pardalotes
   PARADISAEIDAE (-INI) - Birds-of-Paradise
   PARDALOTIDAE (-INAE)_ - Pardalotes
   PARAMYTHIIDAE - Painted Berrypecers
   Parakeet,
     Long-tailed
     Rose-ringed
   PARIDAE (-INAE) - Titmice, Chickadees
   Parrot
      King
      Orange-winged
      Short-tailed
   Parrotbill
   Parrotlet, Green-rumped
   Partridge
   PARULIDAE (-INI) - Wood (New World)
      Warblers
   PASSERI - Oscines, Song Birds (Suborder)
   PASSERIDA (PARVORDER) - World Birds
     (except Australia, South America)
   PASSERIDAE - Passerids, Old World
     Sparrows
   PASSERIFORMES - Perching Birds
      Passerines
   PASSEROIDEA (SUPERFAMILY) - Passerids
   Peafowl, Common
   PEDIONOMIDAE - Plains-wanderer
   PELECANIDAE - Pelicans
   PELECANIFORMES - Totipalmate Swimmers
   PELECANOIDIDAE - Diving Petrels
   Pelican
      Australian
      Brown Brown Brown (Galapagos)
      Peruvian
      All species
   Peltops
   Penduline-Tit
   Penguin
      Adélie
      African (Jackass)
      Chinstrap
      Emperor
      Galapagos
      Gentoo
      Humboldt Humboldt
      Identification - banded penguins
      Macaroni
      Magellanic Magellenic
      Southern Rockhopper
     All Penguins
   Peppershrike
   Petrel
      Cape  Cape (Pigeon)
      Dark-rumped (Galapagos)
      Southern Antarctic
      Westland
      White-chinned?
   PETROCIDAE - Austrao-Papual Robin,
      Scrubwrens
   PEUCEDRAMINAE - Olive-winged Warbler
   PHALACROCORACIDAE - Cormorants,
      Shags
   PHAETHONTIDAE - Tropicbirds
   PHAETHONTIFORMES - Tropicbirds
   PHAETHORNITHINAE - Hermits
   Phainopepla
   Phalarope,
      Red
   PHASIANIDAE - Pheasants, Partridges, Quail,
      Grouse, Turkeys, Guineafowl
   PHASIANINAE - Pheasants
   Pheasant,
       Ring-necked
   Philentomas
   PHILEPITTIDAE - Asites, False Sunbirds
   Philppine Creepers
   Phoebe, Black
   PHOENICOPTERIDAE - Flamingos
   PHOENICOPTERIFORMES - Flamingos
   PHOENICULIDAE - Woodhoopoes
   PHYLLOSCOPIDAE - Leaf-Warblers
   PICATHARTIDAE - Rock-jumpers, Rockfowl
   PICIDAE - Woodpeckers, Wrynecks, Piculets
   PICIFORMES - Honeyguides, Woodpeckers,
      Barbets, Toucans
   PICINI - Woodpeckers
   Piculet
   PICUMNINAE - Piculets
   Pigeon
      Pink-necvked Green
      Crested
      Victoria Crowned
   Pigeon (Petrel), Cape
   Pintail, White-cheeked
   Piopio
   Pipit, Water
   PIPRIDAE - Manakins
   PIPROMORPHINAE - Micronectine
      Flycatchers
   Pitta
   PITTIDAE - Pittas
   PITYRIASIDAE - Bristlehead
   Pityriasis - Bristlehead
   Plains-wanderer
   Plantain-eater
   Plant-cutter, Rufous-tailed
   Platysteira - Wattle-eye
   PLATYSTEIRIDAE - Wattle-eyes, Batis,
      Platysteira
   PLOCEIDAE (-INAE) - Weaverbirds
   Plover
      Pacific Golden
      Piping
      Semipalmated
      White-tailed (a lapwing)
   Plushcap
   PLUVIANELLIDAE - Magellanic Plover
   Pochard - Bay Duck
   PODARGIDAE - Australian Frogmouths
   PODICIPEDIDAE - Grebes
   PODICIPEDIFORMES - Grebes
   POLIOPTILINDAE (-INAE) - Gnatcatchers,
      Verdin, Gnatwrens
   POMATOSTOMIDAE - Australo-Papuan
      Babblers
   Poorwill, Common
   Potoo
   Pratincole
   PRIONOPIDAE - Helmet-shrikes
   PROCELLARIIDAE (-INI) - Shearwaters,
      Petrels
   PROCELLARIIFORMES - Albatrosses,
       Shearwaters, Petrels, Diving-Petrels,
       Storm-Petrels
   PROMEROPINAE - Sugarbirds
   PRUNELLIDAE (-INAE) - Accentors, Dunnock
   PSITTACIDAE - Parrots
   Pseudo-babbler
   PSEUDOCHELIDONINAE - River Martin
   PSITTACIFORMES - Parrots
   PSOPHIDAE - Trumpeters
   Ptarmigan
   PTEROCLI - Sandgrouse
   PTEROCLIFORMES (-IDAE) - Sandgrouse
   PTILOGONATIDAE (-INI) - Silky-flycatchers
   PTILONORHYNCHIDAE - Bowerbirds
   Puffback
   Puffbird
   PuffinTufted
   PYCNONOTIDAE - Bulbuls, Greenbuls

Q
   Quail, California
   Quail, New World
   Quail, Old-World (Coturnix)
   Quail-thrush
   Quetzal

R
   Raven
   Rail,
      Buff-banded
      Clapper
   RALLIDAE - Rails, Coots, Gallinules
   RAMPHASTIDAE (-INAE) - Toucans
   RAPHIDAE - Didines
   Raptors
   Ratites
   RECURVIROSTRIDAE -Stilts, Avocets
   Red Jungle Fowl
   Redshank, Common
   Redstart, Black
   REGULIDAE - Kinglets, Goldcrests
   REGULOIDEA - SUPERFAMILY? - Kinglets,
      Allies
   REMIZINAE - Penduline-Tits
   RHABDORNITIDAE - Pilippine Creeper
   Rhagologus
   Rhea
   RHEIDAE - Rheas
   RHINOCRYPTIDAE - Tapaculos
   RHINOPOMASTIDAE - Scimitar-bills
   RHIPIDURIDAE (-INI) - Fantail
   RHYNCHOPIDAE (-INAE) - Skimmers
   RHYNOCHETIDAE - Kagu
   River Kingfisher
   River Martin
   Roadrunner
   Robin,
      Australo-Papuan
      European
   Rockfowl
   Rock-jumper
   Rock Sparrow
   Roller, Indian
   Rook
   Rosefinch, Przewlaski's
   ROSTRALUIDAE - Painted Snipe
   Russetwren


S
  
Sage-Grouse
      Greater
      Gunnison
   SAGITTARIIDAE - Secretary Bird
   SALPORNITHINI - African (Spotted) Creeper
   Saltator
   Sanderling Sanderling
   Sandgrouse
   Sandpiper,
      Western
   Sapayoa
   SAPAYAOIDEA - Sapayoas
   Sapphire, Blue-chinned
   Satinbirds
   SAXICOLINI - Chats
   Schiffornis
   Scimitar-bills
   SCOLOPACIDAE - Sandpipers
   SCOPIDAE - Hamerkop (Hammerhead)
   Screamers
   Screech Owl, Eastern
   Scrub-bird
   Scrub-jay, Western
   Scrubwren
   Sea-Eagle
   Secretary-Bird
   Seedeater
   Seedsnipe
   SERICORNITHINI - Scrubwrens
   Seriemas
   Shag (Cormorant)
   Sharpbill
   Shearwater,
      Galapagos
      Pink-footed?
   Sheathbill, Snowy
   Shelduck
      Australian
      Common Common
      Ruddy
   Shoebill - as a pelecaniform
   Shorebirds
   Shoveler, Northern
   Shike, Loggerhead
   Shrike-thrush
   Shrike-tit
   Silver-eye
   Silky-flycatcher
   Sitella
   SITTIDAE (-INAE)  - Nuthatch
   Skimmer, Black
   Skua, South Polar
   Skylark, Eurasian
   Snowfinch
   Solitaire, Rodrigues (Didine)
   Song Bird (Oscine)
   Sparrow (Old World)
      House
      Rock
   Sparrow (New World)
      Brewer's
      Song
      White-throated White-throated
   SPHENISCIDAE - Penguins
   SPHENISCIFORMES - Penguins
   Spiderhunter
   Spoonbill, Roseate
   Starling,
      European
   STEATORNITHIDAE - Oilbirds
   STENOSTIRIDAE - Fairy Warblers, Flycatcher
      Tits
   STERCORARIIDAE (-INAE) - Jaeger, Skuas
   STERNIDAE (-INAE) - Terns
   STICTONETTINAE - Freckled Duck
   Stilt, Black-winged (Pied)
   Stint, Little
   STIPITURINI -Emuwrens
   Stonechat, European
   Stone-Curlew
   Stork
      Black-necked
      Maguari
      Marabou
      White
      Wood
   Storm-Petrel,
      Elliot's Elliot's
   STRIGIDAE - Typical Owls
   STRIGIFORMES - Nocturnal Birds of Prey
      (Owls)
   STRUTHIONIDAE - Ostriches
   STRUTHIONIFORMES - Ratites
   STURNIDAE - Starlings, Mynas, Oxpeckers
 
 Suboscines
      Old World
      New World
   Sugarbird
   SULIDAE - Gannets and Boobies
      All species
   Sunbird
      Copper-throated
      Crimson
      Olive-backed
   Sunbird, False (Sunbird-Asites)
   Sunbittern
   Sungrebe
   Swallow, Chilean
   Swallow Tanager
   Swan
      Black
      Tundra
      Whooper
      All Swans
   Swift
   Swiftlet
   SYLVIOIDEA (SUPERFAMILY) - Sylvids and
      allies  
   SYLVIIDAE (-INAE) (-INI) - OW Warblers
   Sylvia

T
  
TADORNINAE - Shelduck
   Tanager,
      Blue-gray
      Summer
      Silver-beaked
      Turquoise
   Tanager Finch
   Tapaculo, Chucao
   Teal, Blue-winged
   Tern
      Common Fairy
      Forster's
      South American
   TETRAONIDAE (-INAE) - Grouse, Ptarmigans
   THALASSORNINAE - White-backed Duck
   THAMNOPHILIDAE - Typical Antbird
   Thick-knee
   Thornbill
   Thrasher,
      Brown
   THRESKIORNITHIDAE - Ibises, Spoonbills
   Thrush
      Song
   THINOCORIDAE - Seedsnipe
   THRAUPIDAE (-INI) - Tangers
   TICHODROMIDAE (-INAE) - Wallcreepers
   TIMALIIDAE (-INI) - Babblers
   TINAMIDAE - Tinamous
   TINAMIFORMES - Tinamous
   Tinamou, Red-winged
   Tit
      Blue
      Long-tailed
      Peduline
      Titmice of NA
   Titmouse,
      Tufted
   Tityra
   TITYRINAE - Tityras, Becards
   TOCORHAMPHINI
   Tody
   TODIDAE - Todies
   Totipalmate Swimmer
   Toucan
   Toucanet
   Toxorhampus
   Towhee, California
   Treecreeper, Australo-Papuan
   Treecreeper   
   Tree Kingfisher
   Treeswift
   Treewren
   TROCHILIDAE - Hummingbirds
   TROCHININAE - Typical Hummingbirds
   Trogon
      African, New World, Asian
      Collared
      Narina
      Violaceous
      White-tailed
   TROGLODYTIDAE (-INAE) - Wrens
   TROGONIDAE - Trogans
   TROGONINI - New World Trogons   
   TROGONIFORMES (-IDAE) - Trogons
   TROGONINAE - New World, Asian Trogons
   Tropicbird
      Red-billed Red-billed
      Red-tailed Tropicbird
      All species
   Troupial
   Trumpeter
   Tube-nosed Swimmers
   Turaco,
      Great Blue
      Kenya
   TURDIDAE (-INAE) - True Thrushes
   Turkey, Wild
   TURNAGRIDAE - New Zealand Thrushes
   TURNICIDAE - Button quail, Hemipodes
   TURNICIFORMES (-IDAE) - Buttonquail,
      Hemipodes
   TYRANNIDI - NW Suboscines (Suborder)
   TYRANNIDAE - Micronectine Flycatchers,
      Tyrant Flycatchers
   TYRANNINAE - Tyrant Flycatchers
   TYRANNOIDEA - Bronchophones
   TYTONIDAE - Barn Owls, Grass Owls,
      Bay Owls

U
  
UPUPIDAE - Hoopoes
   UPUPIFORMES - Hoopoes, Woodhoopoes,
      Scimitar-bills
   UROCYNACHRAMIDAE - Przewalski's
      Rosefinch

V
  
Vanga
   VANGIDAE (-INI) - Vanga, Coral-billed
      Nuthatch
   Verdin
   VIDUIDAE (-INI - Whydah
   Vireo,
      Red-eyed
   VIREONIDAE - Vireos, Peppershrikes
   Vulture, Lappet-faced
   Vulture (New World)
      Black
      All species

W
  
Wading Bird (Wader)
   Wagtail
   Wagtail,
      Grey
      White
      Willie
   Wallcreeper
   "Warbler"
      African
      Australo-Papuan
      Audubon's
      Bush
      Cetti's
      Grass (Megalurid)
      Ground
      Leaf
      Malagasy
      Marsh
      Myrtle
      New World
      Old World
      Olive-winged
      Sardinian
      Tree
      Wood
      Yellow-rumped
   Water (Cerylid) Kingfisher
   Waterfowl
   Water-tyrant, Pied
   Wattlebird, New Zealand
   Wattled Crow
   Wattle-eye, New Zealand
   Waxbill
   Waxwing,
      Cedar
      All species
   Weaver (Weaverbird)
   Weaver, Cape
   Wedgebill
   Whalehead - as a pelecaniform
   Whipbird
   Whistler
   Whistling-Duck, Fulvous
   White-eye
   Whiteface
   Whydah
   Widowbird
   Wigeon,
      American American
   Willet Willet
   Willi-wagtail
   Woodcreeper
   Wood Duck
   Woodhoopoe
   Woodpecker
      Banded
      Golden-olive
      Red-crowned
   Wood-pewee. Western
   Woodshrike
   Woodswallow
   Wren, Australo-Papuan
   Wren,
      Carolina
     New Zealand
   Wrentit
   Wryneck
           
Y
  
Z
  
Zeledonia - Wrenthrush
   ZOSTEROPIDAE - White-eyes, Silver-eyes
       
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