Birds of Orange County, California

IMG 1814a - HEALTH AND FITNESS

Birds of Orange County, California
Compiled by Peter J. Bryant, primarily from the images of John Avise, College of California, Irvine
Click on on photographs or names to open. 278 species illustrated

Unique species, yellow background

Taxonomy From the American Ornithological Union (1998)

 

CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae (Nightjars) GAVIIFORMES:Gaviidae (Loons)   

IMG 1814a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Poorwill,
Phalaenoptilus nuttallii

  IMG 4869a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Loon,
Gavia immer
Pacific%20Loon,%20juvenile.%20Huntington%20Pier,%2012 6 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pacific Loon,
Gavia pacifica
Red throated%20Loon,%20Huntington%20Beach,%202 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-throated Loon,
Gavia stellata
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae (Grebes) Clark%27s%20Grebe,%20breeding%20plumage%20(Newport%20Bay%204 30 10)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Clark’s Grebe,
Aechmophorus clarkii
Western%20Grebe,%20breeding%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%205 13 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Grebe,
Aechmophorus occidentalis
Horned%20Grebe%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%2012 06)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Horned Grebe,
Podiceps auritus
Red necked1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-necked Grebe,
Podiceps grisegena
Canon%204 15 06%20223%20copya - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Eared Grebe,
Podiceps nigricollis
Pied billed%20Grebe,%20adult%20breeder%20(Newport%20Bay%20Marina)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pied-billed Grebe,
Podilymbus podiceps
        PROCELLARIIFORMES Hydrobatidae (Storm Petrels)   Procellariidae (Shearwaters and Petrels) Ashy%20Storm petrel%20(off%20Dana%20Point,%208 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ashy Storm-petrel,
Oceanodrama homochroa
    off%20Dana%20Point%207 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-footed Albatross,
Diomedia nigripes
Northern%20Fulmar,%20dorsal%20(N.%20Ireland,%209 08)1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern fulmar,
Fulmarus glacialis
Procellariidae (Shearwaters and Petrels) cont. off%20Dana%20Point,%20Orange%20County%207 09)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Buller’s Shearwater,
Puffinis bulleri
off%20Newport%20Harbor,%20Ørange%20County,%207 09)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pink-footed Shearwater,
Puffinus creatopus
off%20Dana%20Point,%20Orange%20County,%207 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Sooty Shearwater,
Puffinus griseus
Black vented%20Shearwater,%20flying%20(Dana%20Point,%20Sept.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-vented Shearwater,
Puffinus opisthomelas
1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Manx Shearwater,
Puffinus puffinus
PELECANIFORMES Sulidae (Gannets and Boobies) Pelecanidae (Pelicans)   Brown%20Booby,%20adult%20female%20(off%20Dana%20Point,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brown Booby,
Sula leucogaster
2a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-footed Booby,
Sula sula
American%20White%20Pelican%201%20(Laguna%20Niguel%20%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American White Pelican,
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Brown%20Pelican,%20adult%20breeding%20(Doheney%20Beach,%20Dec.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brown Pelican,
Pelecanus occidentalis
  Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants) Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills) Double crested%20Cormorant,%20adult%20(Laguna%20Niguel%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Double-crested Cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus
Pelagic%20Cormorant%20(Monterey%20Bay)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pelagic Cormorant,
Phalacrocorax pelagicus
Canon%2012 30 06%20008a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brandt’s Cormorant,
Phalacrocorax penicillatus
White faced%20Ibis,%20adult%20non breeding%20(Huntington%20CP,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
White-faced Ibis,
Plegadis chihi
IMG 8561asa - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Roseate Spoonbill,
Platalea ajaja
CICONIIFORMES Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, Bitterns) Canon%202 11 07%20053a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Great Egret,
Ardea alba
Great%20Blue%20Heron,%20adult%20(Bolsa%20Chica)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Great Blue Heron,
Ardea herodias
American%20Bittern%20(Duck%20Ponds,%201 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Bittern,
Botaurus lentiginosus
Cattle%20Egret,%20adult%20breeding%20(Laguna%20Niguel%20Park,%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cattle Egret,
Bubulcus ibis
Green%20Heron,%20Adult%20non breeder%20(Eldorado%20Park,%20Feb.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Green Heron,
Butoroides virescens
Little%20Blue%20Heron,%20adult%20(Famosa%20Slough,%20San%20Diego,%2010 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Little Blue Heron,
Egretta caerulea
Reddish%20Egret%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20Feb.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Reddish Egret,
Egretta rufescens
Snowy1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Snowy Egret,
Egretta thula

IMG 9988a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Tricolored Heron,
Egretta tricolor

IMG 4764a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Least Bittern,
Ixobrychus exilis
Black crowned%20Night%20Heron,%20adult%20(Mason%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-crowned Night Heron,
Nycricorax nycticorax
        ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae (Swans, Geese and Geese) Canon%2012 03 06%20041a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Egyptian Goose,
Alopochen aegyptiacus
Greater%20White fronted%20Goose%20(Lake%20Forest,%204 29 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Greater White-fronted Goose, Anser albifrons
Laguna%20Niguel%206 23 09%20228a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Graylag (Barnyard) Goose,
Anser Anser
Canon%202 16 08%20197a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Swan Goose, Anser cygnoides
Canon%203 04 07%20015a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brant,
Branta bernicla
Canada%20Goose%20(Laguna%20Niguel,%205 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Canada Goose,
Branta canadensis
Cackling%20Goose%20(Laguna%20Niguel%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cackling Goose,
Branta hutchinsii
Snow%20Goose,%20adult,%20Mason%20Park,%20Jan.a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Snow Goose,
Chen caerulescens
Ross%27s%20Goose%20(Salton%20Sea,%20Feb.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ross’ Goose,
Chen rossi
  100 2827a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mandarin Duck,
Aix galericulata
Canon%202 10 07%20079a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wood Duck,
Aix sponsa
Northern%20Pintail,%20adult%20drake%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20Feb.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Pintail,
Anas acuta
Canon 11 12 06 141a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Wigeon,
Anas americana
Canon%201 13 08%20155a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Shoveler,
Anas clypeata
Canon%201 21 07%20159a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Green-winged Teal,
Anas crecca
Cinnamon%20Teal,%20drake%20(Duck%20Ponds,%20Dec.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cinnamon Teal,
Anas cyanoptera
Blue winged%20Teal,%20adult%20breeding%20male%20(Green%20Cay%20wetlands,%20Boynton%20Beach,%20FL.,%201 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Blue-winged Teal,
Anas discors
100 1043a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Eurasian Wigeon,
Anas penelope
Canon%2011 12 06%20138a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mallard,
Anas platyrhynchos
Canon%201 27 07%20067a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Gadwall,
Anas strepera
Lesser%20Scaup,%20adult%20drake%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20Dec.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lesser Scaup,
Aythya affinis
100 2501a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Redhead,
Aythya americana
Ring necked%20Duck%20(Irvine%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ring-necked Duck,
Aythya collaris
Canvasback,%20adult%20male%20(Yorba%20Linda%20Park,%202 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Canvasback,
Aythya valisineria
Canon%202 24 07%20183a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bufflehead,
Bucephala albeola
Common%20Goldeneye,%20female%20(San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%2012 10)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Goldeneye,
Bucephala clangula
100 3958a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Domestic Muscovy Duck,
Cairina moschata
Canon%203 17 07%20120a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Hooded Merganser,
Lophodytes cucullatus
100 5388a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Surf Scoter,
Melanitta perspicillata
Red breasted%20Merganser,%20adult%20male%20breeding%20(Santa%20Ana%20River%20mouth,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-breasted Merganser,
Mergus serrator
Canon%206 17 07%20026a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ruddy Duck,
Oxyura jamaicensis
    FALCONIFORMES Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks, Eagles and Allies) Cooper%27s%20Hawk,%20adult%20(Antelope%20Valley,%20Jana - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cooper’s Hawk,
Accipiter cooperii
Sharp shinned%20Hawk%20(Peters%20Canyon%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Sharp-shinned Hawk,
Accipiter striatus
Florida%201 02 08%201092a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-tailed Hawk,
Buteo jamaicensis
Red shouldered%20Hawka - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-shouldered Hawk,
Buteo lineatus
Ferruginous%20Hawk,%20adult%20(Antelope%20Valley,%20Jana - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ferruginous Hawk,
Buteo regalis
Swainson%27s%20Hawk,%20juvenile%20intermediate%20phase%20(Borrego%20Springs,%203 23 08) - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Swainson’s Hawk,
Buteo swainsoni
Canon%2011 17 07%20188a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Harrier,
Circus cyaneus
Canon%2010 14 07%20098a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
White-tailed Kite,
Elanus leucurus
Bald%20Eagle,%20adult%20(Ice%20Lake,%208 06)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bald Eagle,
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  Falconidae (Falcons)   Canon%203 3 07%20031a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Merlin,
Falco columbarius
Prairie%20Falcon%20(Antelope%20Valley,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Prairie Falcon,
Falco mexicanus
Peregrine%20Falcon,%20juvenile%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%2011 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Peregrine Falcon,
Falco Peregrinus
American%20Kestrel,%20adult%20male%20(Duck%20Ponds,%20December)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Kestrel,
Falco sparverius
  Cathartidae (Vultures) Pandionidae (Osprey)       Canon%203 3 07%20082a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Turkey Vulture,
Cathartes aura
Osprey%20(Stuart,%20FLa - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Osprey,
Pandion haliaetus
      GALLIFORMES Odontophoridae (Quail) Phasianidae (Pheasants and kin)   California%20Quail,%20breeding%20male%20(Tucker%20Wildlife%20Sanctuary)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
California Quail,
Callipepla californica
  Peafowl,%20cock%20(LA%20Arboretum,%207 09)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Peafowl,
Pavo cristatus
    GRUIFORMES: Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules and Coots) American%20Coot%20(Mason%20Park,%20Nov.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Coot,
Fulica americana
Florida%201 02 08%202915a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Moorhen,
Gallinula chloropus
Canon%2011 04 06%20111a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Sora,
Porzana carolina
Virgina%20Rail%20(Duck%20Ponds,%2010 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Virginia Rail,
Rallus limicola
Clapper%20Rail%20(Back%20Bay)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ridgway’s Rail,
Rallus longirostris
CHARADRIIFORMES Alcidae (Auks) 22c77026a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pigeon Guillemot,
Cepphus columba
Pelagic%20trip%203 8 09%20223a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Rhinoceros Auklet,
Cerorhinca monocerata
Cassin%27s%20Auklet%20(Dana%20Point)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cassin’s Auklet,
Ptychoramphus aleuticus
2a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Craveri’s Murrelet,
Synthliboramphus craveri
Xantu%27s%20Murrelet,%20off%20Dana%20Point,%203 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Xantus’s Murrelet,
Synthliboramphus hypoleucus
1comua - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Murre,
Uria aalge
        Charadriidae (Plovers) Snowy%20Plover,%20adult%20breeding%20male%20(Santa%20Ana%20River%20mouth)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Snowy Plover,
Charadrius alexandrinus
P1010757a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Semipalmated Plover,
Charadrius semipalmatus
1)%20San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%20Orange%20Co,%204 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Killdeer,
Charadrius vociferus
Bolsa%20Chica%204 16 10%20111a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wilson’s Plover,
Charadrius wilsonia
Cannon%202 05 09%20027a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-bellied Plover,
Pluvialis squatarola
Laridae (Skuas, Jaegers, Gulls, Terns and Skimmers) blte e 2011 09 05 a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black Tern,
Chlidonius niger
Gull billed%20Tern,%20adult%20(Santa%20Ana%20river%20mouth,%207 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Gull-billed Tern,
Gelochelidon nilotica
100 2886a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Herring Gull,
Larus argentatus
Canon%203 11 06%20207a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
California Gull,
Larus californicus
Canon%202 24 07%20123a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mew Gull,
Larus canus
Ring billed%20Gull,%20adult%20(Doheney%20Beach,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ring-billed Gull,
Larus delawarensis
Glaucous winged%20Gull%20(1st%20winter)%20(Doheney%20Beach,%20Dec.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Glaucous-winged Gull,
Larus glaucescens
Heermann%27s%20Gull,%20adult%20breeding%20(Doheney%20Beach,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Heermann’s Gull,
Larus heermanni
Western%20Gull%20(adult)%20(Crystal%20Cove)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Gull,
Larus occidentalis
Bonaparte%27s%20Gull,%20adult%20breeding%20(Duck%20Ponds,%205 11 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bonaparte’s Gull,
Larus philadelphia
1frgua - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Franklin’s Gull,
Larus pipixcan
Canon%201 20 07%20448a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Thayer’s Gull,
Larus thayeri
3blkia - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-legged Kittiwake,
Rissa tridactyla
Black%20Skimmer,%20adult%20non breeding%20(Ft.%20Pierce,%20FL.,%201 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black Skimmer,
Rynchops niger
1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Long-tailed Jaeger,
Stercorarius longicaudus
Least%20Tern%20(Santa%20Ana%20River%20mouth,%205 13 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Least Tern, Sterna antillarum
Caspian%20Tern,%20winter%20(Newport%20Bay%20Marina)%20copya - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Caspian Tern, Sterna caspica
Canon%208 26 07%20053a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Elegant Tern, Sterna elegans
Forster%27s%20Tern,%20adult%20breeder%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20April)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Forster’s Tern, Sterna fosteri
Common%20Tern,%20adult%20alternate%20plumage%20(Trondheim,%20NO%20%205 09)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Tern, Sterna hirundo
Crystal%20Cove%203 22 09%20018a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Royal Tern, Sterna maxima
1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Arctic tern, Sterna paradisaca
      Hematopodidae (Oystercatchers) Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)   Canon%208 13 06%20052a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black Oystercatcher,
Haematopus bachmani
DSC 0062a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Oystercatcher, Haematopus palliatus
Canon%204 22 07%20081a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-necked Stilt,
Himantopus mexicanus
Canon%205 4 08%20030a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Avocet,
Recurvirostra americana
  Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Snipes) Spotted%20Sandpiper,%20adult%20breeder%20(Claremont,%20CA)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Spotted Sandpiper,
Actitis macularia
Crystal%20Cove%203 21 09%20120a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Surfbird,
Aphriza virgata
Ruddy%20Turnstone,%20a%20non breeder%20(Stuart,%20FL.,%201 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ruddy Turnstone,
Arenaria interpres
Canon%209 27 07%20049a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black Turnstone,
Arenaria melanocephala
Sanderling,%20adult%20winter%20(Crystal%20Cove,%203 29)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Sanderling,
Calidris alba
Dunlin,%20adult%20basic%20non breeding%20plumage%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20September)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Dunlin,
Calidris alpina
Marquette,%20MI%208 29 19%20224a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Baird’s Sandpiper,
Calidris bairdi
Canon%205 13 07%20104a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red Knot,
Calidris canutus
Alternate%20plumage,Stilt%20Sandpiper,%20San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%208 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Stilt Sandpiper,
Calidris himantopus
Western%20Sandpiper,%20adult%20non breeding%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20September)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Sandpiper,
Calidris mauri
Pectoral%20Sandpiper,%20juvenile%20(Duck%20Ponds,%2010 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pectoral Sandpiper,
Calidris melanotos
Least%20Sandpiper,%20winter%20(Bolsa%20Chica,%20Dec.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Least Sandpiper,
Calidris minutilla
Semipalmated%20Sandpiper,%20juv.%20(SJWS%207 31 11)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Semipalmated Sandpiper,
Calidris pusilla
Willet,%20adult%20non breeder%20(Crystal%20Cove,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Willet,
Catoptrophorus semipalmatus
Canon%201 21 07%20103a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wilson’s Snipe,
Gallinago delicata
Crystal%20Cove%208 16 09%20076a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wandering Tattler,
Heteroscelus incanus
Long billed%20Dowitcher,%20adult%20breeding%20(UCI%20Nature%20Reserve,%204 28 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Dowitcher,
Limnodromus sp.
Marbled%20Godwit,%20adult%20nonbreeding%20(Crystal%20Cove,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Marbled Godwit,
Limosa fedoa
UNB%20%2011 4 09%20035a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bar-tailed Godwit,
Limosa lapponica
DSC 0049a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Long-billed Curlew,
Numenius americanus
Whimbrel%20(Crystal%20Cove,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Whimbrel,
Numenius phaeopus
Red%20Phalarope%202,%20mouth%20Santa%20Ana%20R.%205 29 10a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red Phalarope,
Phalaropus fulicaria
Canon%209 10 06%20174a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-necked Phalarope,
Phalaropus lobatus
Wilson%27s%20Phalarope,%20%20adult%20non breeding%20(Duck%20Ponds,%208 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wilson’s Phalarope,
Phalaropus tricolor
Ruff,%20juvenile%20(San%20Joachin%20Wldf.%20Sanctuary,%20September)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ruff,
Philomachus pugnax
Lesser%20Yellowlegs%20(San%20Joachin%20Wldf.%20Sanctuary,%20September)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lesser Yellowlegs,
Tringa flavipes
Greater%20Yellowlegs,%20adult%20non breeding%20(UNB,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Greater Yellowlegs,
Tringa melanoleuca
      COLUMBIFORMES CUCULIFORMES Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)   Cuculidae (Cuckoos) Band tailed%20Pigeon%20(San%20Jacinto%20Mtns.,%208 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Band-tailed Pigeon,
Columba fasciata
Cannon%201 18 09%20067a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Rock Pigeon,
Columba livia
Mourning%20Dove%20(Caspers%20Park,%204 29 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mourning Dove,
Zenaida macroura
  Canon 2 10 08 071a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Greater Roadrunner,
Geococcyx californianus
STRIGIFORMES Strigidae (Typical Owls) IMG 4082a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Saw-whet Owl,
Aegolius acadicus
IMG 8470a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Long-eared Owl,
Asio otus
Great%20Horned%20Owl%20(King%20Ranch,%20TX)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Great Horned Owl,
Bubo virginianus
Western%20Screech%20Owla - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Screech-Owl,
Megascops kennicottii
IMG 1426 1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Burrowing Owl,
Speotyto canicularia
Tytonidae (Barn Owls)         Barn%20Owl%20(Riley,%207 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Barn Owl,
Tyto alba
        APODIFORMES Apodidae (Swifts)   Trochilidae (Hummingbirds) White throated%20Swift%20(Duck%20Ponds,%205 28 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
White-throated Swift,
Aeronautes saxatalis
- HEALTH AND FITNESS
Vaux’s Swift,
Chaetura vauxi
  Canon%205 13 06%20166a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-chinned Hummingbird, Archilochus alexand
Allen%27s%20Hummingbird,%20adult%20male%20(Newport%20Beach,%208 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Allen’s Hummingbird, Selasphorus sasin
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds), cont. Anna%27s%20Hummingbird%20(Tucker,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Anna’s Hummingbird,
Calypte anna
Canon%205 26 07%20173a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Costa’s Hummingbird,
Calypte costae
Rufous%20Hummingbird,%20adult%20male%20(Big%20Morongo,%204 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Rufous Hummingbird,
Selasphorus rufus
Calliope%20Hummingbird,%20Bolsa%20Chica%204 18 10a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Calliope Hummingbird,
Stellula calliope
  CORACIIFORMES Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)         Florida%201 02 08%20820%20Nettles%20Islanda - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Belted Kingfisher,
Megaceryle alcyon
        PICIFORMES Picidae (Woodpeckers) 1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Flicker (red-shafted form), Colaptes auratus
Canon%201 27 07%20541a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Acorn Woodpecker,
Melanerpes formicivorus
Lewis%27s%20Woodpecker%20(Black%20Star%20Cyn.,%20Dec.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lewis’s Woodpecker,
Melanerpes lewis
Nuttall%27s%20Woodpecker,%20adult%20male%20(Caspers,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Nuttall’s Woodpecker,
Picoides nuttallii
Downy%20Woodpecker,%20adult%20male%20(Concord,%20CA%20%206 09)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Downy Woodpecker,
Picoides pubescens
Hairy%20Woodpecker,%20adult%20male%20(Coba - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Hairy Woodpecker,
Picoides villosus
Red naped%20Sapsucker,%20adult%20male%20(Mojave%20SP,%204 5 09)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-naped Sapsucker,
Sphyrapicus nuchalis
Red breasted%20Sapsucker,%20adult%20(Yorba%20Linda%20Park,%202 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-breasted Sapsucker, Sphyrapicus ruber
Yellow bellied%20Sapsucker,%20adult%20(Santiago%20Oaks,%20Orange%20Co.,%203 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Sphyrapicus varius
  PASSERIFORMES (Songbirds) Aegithalidae (Bushtits) Alaudidae (Larks) Bombycillidae (Waxwings) Cardinalidae (Cardinals) 9)%20Male,%20Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%202 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bushtit, Psaltriparus minimus
Horned%20Lark%20(Freezout%20Lake,%20Montana)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Horned Lark,
Eremophila alpestris
Athens,%20GA.,%202 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cedar Waxwing,
Bombycilla cedrorum
Male,%20Aliso%20Woods,%20Orange%20Co.,%206 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Blue Grosbeak,
Guiraca caerulea
Male,%20Joshua%20Tree%20Natl.%20Park,%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lazuli Bunting,
Passerina amoena
Cardinalidae
(Cardinals, cont.) Chamaeidae (Wrentit) Corvidae (Jays, Crows and Ravens) Male,%20Tucker%20Wildlife%20Sanctuary,%20Orange%20County,%204 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-headed Grosbeak,
Pheyticus melanocephalus
Santiago%20Oaks,%20Orange%20Co.,%207 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wrentit,
Chamaea fasciata
Canon%204 22 07%20316a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Scrub-jay,
Aphelocoma californica
5)%20Mason%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%203 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Crow,
Corvus brachyhynchus
1)%20Irvine%20Regional%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%203 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Raven,
Corvus corax
Emberizidae (Sparrows and Allies) Morro%20Canyon,%20Orange%20County,%203 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Rufous-crowned Sparrow,
Aimophila ruficeps
Starr%20Ranch,%20Orange%20County,%20%205 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Grasshopper Sparrow,
Ammodramus savannarum
Anza%20Borrego,%20Riverside%20County%203 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lark Sparrow,
Chondestes grammacus
Male,%20Casper%27%20Park%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Dark-eyed Junco,
Junco hyemalis
Laguna%20Niguel%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%203 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Swamp Sparrow,
Melospiza georgiana
Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%205 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lincoln’s Sparrow,
Melospiza lincolnii
San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%20Orange%20County,%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Song Sparrow,
Melospiza melodia
Bolsa%20Chicaa - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Savannah Sparrow,
Passerculus sandwichensis
Casper%27s%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%2010 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Fox Sparrow,
Passerella iliaca
Spotted Towhee4 San Joaquin WS E Chena - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Spotted Towhee,
Pipilo maculatus
Mojave%20SP,%204 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-chinned Sparrow,
Spizella atrogularis
Joshua%20Tree%20Natl.%20Park%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brewer’s Sparrow,
Spizella breweri
Casper%27s%20Park,%20range%20County9 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
California Towhee,
Pipilo Crissalis
Adult,%20Iron%20Co.%20MIa - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Chipping Sparrow,
Soizella passerina
San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%20Orange%20County,%2012 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Clay-colored Sparrow,
Spizella pallida
Emberizidae (Sparrows and Allies, cont.)   Estrildidae (Weaver Finches) Caspers%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%20%204 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Golden-crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia atricapilla
AntelopeValley,%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
White-crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophyrs
  Adult,%20Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%20%209 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Nutmeg Mannikin,
Lonchura punctulata
  Fringillidae (Finches) Lawrence%27s%20Godlfinch%20(Big%20Morongo,%20adult%20male%203 23 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lawrence’s Goldfinch,
Carduelis lawrencei
Male,%20Casper%27s%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%20%2012 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lesser Goldfinch,
Carduelis psaltria
Male,%20alternate%20plumage,%20Upper%20Newport%20Bay,Orange%20Co.,%20%206 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Goldfinch,
Carduelis tristis
Male%20(Fullerton%20Arboretum,Orange%20County,%20%207 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
House Finch,
Carpodacus mexicanus
Male,%20Iron%20County,%20MI.,%20%208 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Purple Finch,
Carpodacus purpureus
Hirundinidae (Swallows)   Cliff%20Swallow%20(Caspers%20Wilderness%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cliff Swallow,
Hirundo pyrrhonota
Barn%20Swallow,%20adult%20(Castaways%20Park,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Barn Swallow,
Hirundo rustica
Northern%20Rough winged%20Swallow%20(Laguna%20Niguel%20Regional%20Park)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Stelgidopteryx serripennis
Canon%206 17 07%20051a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Tree Swallow,
Tachycineta bicolor
  Icteridae (Blackbirds, Orioles and Allies) Male,%20Fullerton%20Arboretum,Orange%20Count,%205 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-winged Blackbird,
Agelaius phoeniceus
Male,%20Laguna%20Niguel,%20Orange%20County,%207 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Tricolored Blackbird,
Agelaius tricolor
Male,%20Stinson%20Beach,%20CA.,%206 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brewer’s Blackbird,
Euphagus cyanocephalus
Male,%20Anza%20Borrego,%20Riverside%20co.,%20%203 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bullock’s Oriole,
Icterus bullockii
Male,%20King%20Ranch,%20TX,%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Hooded Oriole,
Icterus cucullatus
Male,%20Athens,%20GA.,%205 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brown-headed Cowbird,
Molothrus ater
Male,%20Laguna%20Niguel,%20Orange%20County,%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Great-tailed Grackle,
Quiscalus mexicanus
DSC 0077a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Meadowlark,
Sturnella neglecta
Male,%20Mojave%20SP,%204 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Yellow-headed Blackbird,
Xanthocephalus xanthocephales
Laniidae (Shrikes) Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers) Motacillidae (Pipits) Paridae (Titmice) Loggerhead%20Shrike%20Okechobee,%20FL.,%201 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Loggerhead Shrike,
Lanius ludovicianus
Fullerton%20Arboretum,%20Orange%20Co.,%202 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Northern Mockingbird,
Mimus polyglottos
Crystal%20Cove,%20Orange%20Co.,%203 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
California Thrasher,
Toxostoma redivivum
San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%20Orange%20Co.,%2012 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Pipit,
Anthus rubescens
1)%20Casper%27s%20Regional%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Oak Titmouse,
Baeolophus inornatus
Parulidae (New-world Warblers) Male,%20alternate%20plumage,%20Casper%27s%20Regional%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%2010 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Yellow-rumped Warbler,
Dendroica (Setophaga) coronata
Male,%20Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%20P,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-throated-Gray Warbler, Dendroica nigrescens
Male,%20Peters%20Canyon,Orange%20County,%20%20507a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Hermit Warbler,
Dendroica occidentalis
Male,%20alternate%20plumage,%20Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%209 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Yellow Warbler,
Dendroica petechia
Blackpoll%20Warbler,%20non Basic%20plumage,%20Huntington%20%20Central%20Park,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Blackpoll Warbler,
Dendroica striata
Male,%20Irvine%20Park,%20Orange%20County,1 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Townsend’s Warbler,
Dendroica townsendi
Common Yellowthroat male San Joaquin WS E Chena - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Common Yellowthroat,
Geothlypis trichas
Aliso%20Creek%20Wildnerness%20Park,%20Orange%20County%205 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Yellow-breasted Chat,
Icteria virens
Black and White%20Warbler,%20adult%20male%20(Corpus%20Christi,%20TX)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black-and-White Warbler,
Mniotilta varia
Female,%20Fullerton%20Arboretum,%208 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
MacGillivray’s Warbler,
Oporornis tolmiei
Pc1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Prothonotary Warbler,
Protonotaria citrea
Mason%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%203 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Orange-crowned Warbler,
Vermivora celata
Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%209 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Tennessee Warbler,
Vermivora peregrina Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20County,%209 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Nashville Warbler,
Vermivora ruficapilla
Male,%20Huntington%20Central%20Park,%209 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Wilson’s Warbler,
Wilsonia pusilla
Passeridae
(Outdated World Sparrows) Ploceidae
(Weavers) Polioptilidae
(Gnatcatchers) Ptilogonatidae
(Silky Flycatchers) Adult%20male,%20breeding,%20Tempe,%20AZ.,%205 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
House Sparrow,
Passer domesticus
Orange%20Bishop%20(Duck%20Ponds,%209 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Orange Bishop,
Euplectes franciscanus
1)%20Basic%20plumage,%20Mason%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%201 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher,
Polioptila caerulea
1)%20Male,%20alternate%20plumage,%20Crystal%20Cove,%20Orange%20Co.,%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
California Gnatcatcher,
Polioptila californica
Male,%20Anza Borrego,%20Riverside%20Co.,%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Phainopepla,
Phainopepla nitens

Regulidae (Kinglets)

Sittidae (Nuthatches) Sternidae (Starlings) Thraupidae (Tanagers)   6)%20Male,%20Mason%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ruby-crowned Kinglet,
Regulus calendula
4)%20Irvine%20Regional%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%202 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
White-breasted Nuthatch,
Sitta carolinensis
breeding%20plumage,%20Irvine,%20Orange%20Co.%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
European Starling,
Sternux vulgarus
Male,%20Morongo%204 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Tanager,
Piranga ludoviciana
  Troglodytidae (Wrens) Anza%20Borrego%20Trip%203 23 08%201067a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cactus Wren,
Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus
3)%20San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%20Orange%20Co.,%204 09a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Marsh Wren,
Cistothorus palustris
IMG 0889a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Rock Wren,
Salpinctes obsoletus
5)%20Riley%20Wilderness%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%201 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bewick’s Wren,
Thryomanes bewickii
1)%20Newport%20Beach,%20Ornge%20Co.,%2010 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
House Wren,
Troglodytes aedon
Turdidae (Thrushes) Casper%27s%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Hermit Thrush,
Catharus guttatus
Swainson%27s%20Thrush%20(Laguna%20Niguel,%20Orange%20Co.,%205 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Swainson’s Thrush,
Catharus ustulatus
Female,%20Casper%27s%20Regional%20Park%201 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Varied Thrush,
Ixoreus naevius
Male,%20Irvine,%20Orange%20Co.,%205 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Bluebird,
Sialia mexicana
Mountain%20Bluebird,%20adult%20male%20(Antelope%20Valley,%20Jan.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mountain Bluebird,
Sialia currucoides
Male,%20Chicago,%204 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
American Robin,
Turdus migratorius
        Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers) Olive sided%20Flycatcher,%20Upper%20Newport%20Bay,%205 06a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Olive-sided Flycatcher,
Contopus borealis
Flowers%205 06 07%20028a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Wood-pewee,
Contopus pertinex
Canon%204 22 07%20254a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pacific-slope Flycatcher,
Empidonx difficilis
Ash throated%20Flycatcher%20(Peters%20Canyon,%204 29 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Ash-throated Flycatcher,
Myiarchus cinerascens
Vermillion%20Flycatcher,%20San%20Joaquin%20Marsh,%20Orange%20Co.,%2012 10)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Vermillion Flycatcher,
Pyrocephalus rubinus
Canon%2012 22 06%20150a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Black Phoebe,
Sayornis nigricans
Florida%201 02 08%202310a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Eastern Phoebe,
Sayornis phoebe
Say%27s%20Phoebe%20(Crystal%20Cove,%20Nov.)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Say’s Phoebe,
Sayornis saya
P1110421a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher,
Tyrannus forficatus
Western%20Kingbird%20(Big%20Morongo,%204 07)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Western Kingbird,
Tyrannus verticalis
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers) cont.     Viduidae (Whydahs) Canon%204 01 06%20251a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cassin’s Kingbird,
Tyrannus vociferans
      Pin tailed%20Whydah,%20adult%20male%20a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Pin-tailed Whydah, Vidua macroura
Vireonidae (Vireos) Bell's Vireo2 San Joaquin WS E Chena - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bell’s Vireo, Vireo belli
Huntington%20Central%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%20,%204 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Cassin’s Vireo, Vireo cassinii
Canon%204 23 06%20489a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Warbling Vireo, Vireo gilvus
Mason%20Park,%20Orange%20%20Co,%2012 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Hutton’s Vireo, Vireo huttoni
Plumbeous%20Vireo1a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Plumbeous Vireo, Vireo plumbaeus
PSITTACIFORMES (Parrots) Psittacidae (parrots, cockatoos, and kin)   Red lored%20Parrot%20(Hart%20Park,%20Orange%20Co.,%201 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-lored Parrot,
Amazona autumnalis

Lilac crowned%20Parrot%20(IRP,%201 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Lilac-crowned Parrot,
Amazona finschi

Yellow headed%20Parrot,%20adult%20(Orange,%20CA.,%202 2 08)a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Yellow-headed Parrot,
Amazona oratrix
Red crowned%20Parrot%20Irvine%20Park,%20orange%20Co.,%202 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Red-crowned Parrot,
Amazona viridigenalis
Orange,%20Orange%20Co.,%20CA.,%202 08a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mitred Parakeet,
Aratinga mitrata
Orange,%20Orange%20Co.,%20%206 07a - HEALTH AND FITNESS
Rose-ringed Parakeet,
Psittacula krameri
        Back Bay Birds (Avifauna of Upper Newport Bay, California)

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