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Avian Flight$

John J. Videler

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780199299928

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299928.001.0001

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(p.233) Appendix 1. Common names of birds

(p.233) Appendix 1. Common names of birds

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Avian Flight
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African white-backed vulture

Gyps africanus

Allen's hummingbird

Selasphorus sasin

Alpine swift

Tachymarptis melba

American black duck

Anas rubripes

Amazilia hummingbird

Amazilia amazilia

Anna's hummingbird

Calypte anna

Audouin's gull

Larus audouinii

Bar-headed goose

Anser indicus

Barn owl

Tyto alba

Barn swallow

Hirundo rustica

Barnacle goose

Branta leucopsis

Bar-tailed godwit

Limosa lapponica

Black Jacobin

Florisuga fusca

Black-browed albatross

Thalassarche melanophrys

Black-chinned hummingbird

Archilochus alexandri

Blackpoll warbler

Dendroica striata

Black-tailed godwit

Limosa limosa

Black-winged kite

Elanus caeruleus

Blue grouse

Dendragapus obscurus

Blue rock thrush

Monticola solitarius

Blue-throated hummingbird

Lampornis clemenciae

Brambling

Fringilla montifringilla

Brandt's cormorant

Phalacrocorax penicillatus

Broad-tailed hummingbird

Selasphorus platycercus

Bronzy sunbird

Nectarinia kilimensis

Brown-backed needletail

Hirundapus giganteus

Budgerigar

Melopsittacus undulatus

Calliope hummingbird

Stellula calliope

Canada goose

Branta canadensis

Cape gannet

Morus capensis

Chaffinch

Fringilla coelebs

Chicken (red junglefowl)

Gallus gallus

Chihuahuan raven

Corvus cryptoleucus

Cockatiel

Nymphicus hollandicus

Collared sand martin

Riparia riparia

Common kestrel

Falco tinnunculus

Common magpie

Pica pica

Common pheasant

Phasianus colchicus

Common quail

Coturnix coturnix

Common raven

Corvus corax

Common swift

Apus apus

Common teal

Anas crecca

Costa's hummingbird

Calypte costae

Crag martin

Ptyonoprogne rupestris

Downy woodpecker

Picoides pubescens

Dunnock

Prunella modularis

Eleonora's falcon

Falco eleonorae

Eurasian black grouse

Lyrurus tetrix

Eurasian blackbird

Turdus merula

Eurasian bullfinch

Pyrrhula pyrrhula

Eurasian collared dove

Streptopelia decaocto

Eurasian jackdaw

Corvus monedula

Eurasian siskin

Carduelis spinus

Eurasian sparrow hawk

Accipiter nisus

Eurasian woodcock

Scolopax rusticola

Eurasion griffon

Gyps fulvus

European goldfinch

Carduelis carduelis

European robin

Erithacus rubecula

European shag

Phalacrocorax aristotelis

European starling

Sturnus vulgaris

European storm petrel

Hydrobates pelagicus

European white stork

Ciconia ciconia

Evening grossbeak

Hesperiphona vespertina

Fish crow

Corvus ossifragus

Glittering-bellied emerald

Chlorostilbon aureoventris

Glittering-throated emerald

Amazilia fimbriata

Goldcrest

Regulus regulus

Goliath heron

Ardea goliath

Goosander

Mergus merganser

Great white pelicans

Pelecanus onocrotalus

Greater kestrel

Falco rupicoloides

Green sandpiper

Tringa ochropus

Green violet-ear

Colibri thalassinus

Grey heron

Ardea cinerea

Grey partridge

Perdix perdix

Grey-headed albatross

Thalassarche chrysostoma

Hairy woodpecker

Picoides villosus

Hermit thrush

Catharus guttatus

Hooded crow

Corvus corone cornix

House sparrow

Passer domesticus

Indigo-capped hummingbird

Amazilia cyanifrons

Laughing gull

Larus atricilla

Laysan albatross

Diomedea immutabilis

Lewis' woodpecker

Melanerpes lewis

Light-mantled albatross

Phoebetria palpebrata

Long-tailed hawk

Urotriorchis macrourus

Long-tailed jaeger

Stercorarius longicaudus

Long-tailed tyrant

Colonia colonus

Magnificent frigatebirds

Fregata magnificens

Magnificent hummingbird

Eugenes fulgens

Mallard

Anas platyrhynchos

Manx shearwater

Puffinus puffinus

Marmora's warbler

Sylvia sarda

Mistle thrush

Turdus viscivorus

Mute swan

Cygnus olor

Neotropical cormorant

Phalacrocorax brasilianus

Northern flicker

Colaptes auratus

Northern fulmar

Fulmarus glacialis

Northern gannet

Morus bassanus

Northern giant petrel

Macronectes halli

Northern goshawk

Accipiter gentiles

Northern house martin

Delichon urbicum

Northern wheatear

Oenanthe oenanthe

Osprey

Pandion haliaetus

Ostrich

Struthio camelus

Palestine sunbird

Cinnyris osea

Pallid swift

Apus pallidus

Peregrine falcon

Falco peregrinus

Pied kingfisher

Ceryle rudis

Pigeon (rock dove)

Columba livia

Pileated woodpecker

Dryocopus pileatus

Pine siskin

Carduelis pinus

Pink-footed geese

Anser brachyrhynchus

Purple martin

Progne subis

Purple-throated carib

Eulampis jugularis

Racquet-tailed puffleg

Ocreatus underwoodii

Red-footed booby

Sula sula

Red-legged partridge

Alectoris rufa

Red-naped sapsucker

Sphyrapicus nuchalis

Reed bunting

Emberiza schoeniclus

Ring-billed gull

Larus delawarensis

Ringed turtle dove (Barbary dove?)

Streptopelia risoria

Rock dove (pigeon)

Columba livia

Rook

Corvus frugilegus

Rosy starling

Sturnus roseus

Rough-legged buzzard

Buteo lagopus

Ruby-throated hummingbird

Archilochus colubris

Rufous hummingbird

Selasphorus rufus

Rufous-tailed hummingbird

Amazilia tzacatl

Scissor-tailed kite

Chelictinia riocourii

Secretary bird

Sagittarius serpentarius

Song sparrow

Melospiza melodia

Sooty tern

Sterna fuscata

Southern emu wren

Stipiturus malachurus

Southern giant petrel

Macronectes giganteus

Sparkling violet-ear

Colibri coruscans

Spotted flycatcher

Muscicapa striata

Swainson's thrush

Catharus ustulatus

Sword-billed hummingbird

Ensifera ensifera

Tawny eagle

Aquila rapax

Tawny owl

Strix aluco

Thrush nightingale

Luscinia luscinia

Veery

Catharus fuscescens

Verdin

Auriparus flaviceps

Wandering albatross

Diomedea exulans

Western capercaillie

Tetrao urogallus

Western Grebe

Aechmophorus occidentalis

White-throated needletail

Hirundapus caudacutus

Willow grouse

Lagopus lagopus

Wilson's storm petrel

Oceanites oceanicus

Yellow-legged gull

Larus cachinnans

Zebra finch

Taeniopygia guttata

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