Life List & Gallery

World Life List
Calling it my world list, even though I've never left the country, because of the inclusion of exotics

LIFE LIST - Count (443)
* exotics or non-ABA countable



Ducks, Geese, and Swans


- Black-bellied Whistling Duck


- Fulvous Whistling Duck


- Greater White-fronted Goose


- Snow Goose


- Ross's Goose


- Canada Goose


Brant





- Mute Swan


- Trumpeter Swan


- Tundra swan



- Egyptian Goose


- Muscovy Duck (feral) 


- Wood Duck



- Gadwall


- Eurasian Wigeon


- American Wigeon





- American Black Duck


- Mallard


- Mottled Duck


- Blue-winged Teal


- Cinnamon Teal


- Northern Shoveler


- Northern Pintail


- Green-winged Teal


- Canvasback


- Redhead


- Ring-necked Duck



- Greater Scaup


- Lesser Scaup


- Common Eider


- Harlequin Duck

- Surf Scoter



- White-winged Scoter


- Black Scoter


- Long-tailed Duck


- Bufflehead


- Common Goldeneye




- Hooded Merganser


- Common Merganser
Mann Lake, Idaho



- Red-breasted Merganser


- Masked Duck


- Ruddy Duck


Curassows and Guans


- Plain Chachalaca



New World Quail


- California Quail


- Northern Bobwhite


Partridges, Grouse, Turkeys


- Indian Peafowl (feral) *


- Ring-necked Pheasant


- Wild Turkey


Loons


- Common Loon


- Red-throated Loon


Grebes


- Least Grebe


- Pied-billed Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe at Sabel Palms Preserve, Brownsville, Texas
Bird consuming a Ribbon Snake 


- Horned Grebe


- Eared Grebe


- Western Grebe


Flamingos


- American Flamingo

Rare sighting at Bunche Beach, Ft Myers, Florida




Shearwaters and Petrels

- Black-capped Petrel


- Cory's Shearwater


- Great Shearwater

- Sooty Shearwater


- Audubon Shearwater


Storm-Petrels


- Wilson's Storm-Petrel


- Band-rumped Storm-Petrel


Tropicbirds


- White-tailed Tropicbird




Storks


- Wood Stork


Frigatebird


- Magnificent Frigatebird


Boobies and Gannets


- Brown Booby

- Masked Booby


- Northern Gannet


Cormorants


- Double-crested Cormorant


- Neotropic Cormorant



- Great Cormorant


Darters


- Anhinga


Pelicans


- American White Pelican


- Brown Pelican



- Great White Pelican*

Very rare sighting of this species at Ding Darling NWR
Sanibel Island, Florida, Feb/2016


Bitterns, Herons, and Allies


- American Bittern


- Least Bittern


- Great Blue Heron


- Great White Heron



- Great Egret


- Snowy Egret


- Little Blue Heron


- Tricolored Heron



- Reddish Egret


- Cattle Egret


- Green Heron


- Black-crowned Night-heron


- Yellow-crowned Night-heron


Ibises and Spoonbills


- White Ibis


- Scarlet Ibis *


- White Ibis x Scarlet Ibis hybrid *


- Glossy Ibis



- White-faced Ibis


- Roseate Spoonbill



New World Vultures


-- Black Vulture




- Turkey Vulture


Ospreys


- Osprey


Hawks, Kites, Eagles, and Allies

- Hook-billed Kite


- Swallow-tailed Kite


- White-tailed Kite



- Snail Kite


- Mississippi Kite


- Bald Eagle


- Northern Harrier



- Sharp-shinned Hawk




- Cooper's Hawk


- Gray Hawk


- Harris's Hawk


- Red-shouldered Hawk


- Broad-winged Hawk


- Short-tailed Hawk


- Swainson's Hawk

- White-tailed Hawk


- Red-tailed Hawk


Caracaras and Falcons


- Crested Caracara


- American Kestrel


- Merlin



- Aplomado Falcon


- Peregrine Falcon


Rails, Gallinules, and Coots


- Clapper Rail

- Virginia Rail


-  King Rail


- Sora


- Gray-headed Swamphen


- Purple Gallinule



- Common Gallinule


- American Coot



Limpkins


- Limpkin




Cranes


- Sandhill Crane



- Whooping Crane


Lapwings and Plovers


- Black-bellied Plover




- Pacific Golden-Plover


- Snowy Plover




- Wilson's Plover



- Semipalmated Plover


- Piping Plover




- Killdeer


Oystercatchers


- American Oystercatcher


Stilts and Avocets


- Black-necked Stilt


- American Avocet


Sandpipers, Phalaropes, and Allies


- Spotted Sandpiper


- Solitary Sandpiper


- Greater Yellowlegs


- Willet



- Lesser Yellowlegs





- Upland Sandpiper


- Whimbrel


- Long-billed Curlew




- Marbled Godwit


- Bar-tailed Godwit


- Ruddy Turnstone


- Red Knot



- Sanderling



- Semipalmated Sandpiper


- Western Sandpiper



- Least Sandpiper



- White-rumped Sandpiper



- Pectoral Sandpiper


- Purple Sandpiper


- Dunlin


- Stilt Sandpiper


- Ruff


- Short-billed Dowitcher


- Long-billed Dowitcher


- Wilson's Snipe


- American Woodcock


- Wilson's Phalarope


- Red-necked Phalarope



Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers

- Black-legged Kittiwake


- Bonaparte's Gull


- Laughing Gull


- Franklin's Gull



- Ring-billed Gull



- California Gull


- Herring Gull



- Lesser Black-backed Gull


- Glaucous Gull


- Greater Black-backed Gull


- Iceland Gull (Thayer's)


- Least Tern



- Gull-billed Tern


- Caspian Tern


- Black Tern



- Roseate Tern


- Common Tern




- Forster's Tern


- Sooty Tern


- Bridled Tern


- Royal tern



- Sandwich Tern


- Black Skimmer


Skuas and Jaegers


- Pomarine Jaeger


- Parasitic Jaeger

Auks, Murres, and Puffins


- Razorbill


Pigeons and Doves


- Rock Pigeon


- White-crowned Pigeon


- Eurasian Collared-Dove


- White-winged Dove


- Mourning Dove


- Inca Dove


- Common Ground-Dove





- White-tipped Dove



Passenger Pigeon (extinct)
Specimen observed at Chicago's Field Museum

Parakeets, Macaws, and Parrots

- Cockatiel *


- Nanday Parakeet



- Monk Parakeet


- Green Parakeet


- Mitred Parakeet *


- Blue-crowned Parakeet *




- Red-Masked Parakeets *


- Blue and Yellow Macaw *
- Chestnut-fronted Macaw *


- White-winged Parakeet




- Yellow-chevroned Parakeet *


- Scaly-headed Parrot *



- Rose-ringed Parakeets *

- Red-crowned Parrot



- Red-lored Parrot *



- Lilac Amazon Parrot *

- Orange-winged Parrot *


- Carolina Parakeet (extinct)
Specimen observed at Chicago's Field Museum

Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis


- Yellow-billed Cuckoo



- Black-billed Cuckoo


- Mangrove Cuckoo


- Groove-billed Ani


- Smooth-billed Ani



Barn Owls


- Barn Owl


Typical Owls


- Eastern Screech-Owl


- Great Horned Owl


- Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl
King's Ranch, Texas


- Burrowing Owl


- Barred Owl



Goatsuckers


- Lesser Nighthawk


- Common Nighthawk


- Common Pauraque



- Antillean Nighthawk


- Chuck-will's-widow


- Eastern Whip-poor-will


Swifts


- Chimney Swift

- Vaux's Swift


Hummingbirds

- Broad-billed Hummingbird


- Buff-bellied Hummingbird



- Ruby-throated Hummingbird


- Rufous Hummingbird

- Black-Chinned Hummingbird


- Calliope Hummingbird



Kingfishers

- Ringed Kingfisher




- Belted Kingfisher


- Green Kingfisher



Woodpeckers and Allies


- Red-headed Woodpecker



- Golden-fronted Woodpecker



- Red-bellied Woodpecker


- Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

- Ladder-backed Woodpecker



- Downy Woodpecker



- Hairy Woodpecker


- Red-cockaded Woodpecker


- Northern Flicker


- Pileated Woodpecker


Tyrant Flycatchers

- Northern Beardless-Tyrannulet


- Olive-sided Flycatcher


- Eastern Wood-Pewee



- Cuban Pewee

- Yellow-bellied Flycatcher


- Acadian Flycatcher


- Alder Flycatcher


- Willow Flycatcher


- Least Flycatcher

- Black Phoebe



- Eastern Phoebe


- Say's Phoebe


- Vermilion Flycatcher


- Ash-throated Flycatcher


- Great Crested Flycatcher



- Brown-crested Flycatcher

- Variegated Flycatcher



- Great Kiskadee



- Tropical Kingbird


- Couch's Kingbird



- Cassin's Kingbird


- Western Kingbird


- Eastern  Kingbird


- Gray Kingbird


- Scissor-tailed Flycatcher


- Fork-tailed Flycatcher


Shrikes


- Loggerhead Shrike


- Northern Shrike


Vireos


- White-eyed Vireo


- Bell's Vireo


- Yellow-throated Vireo


- Blue-headed Vireo



- Warbling Vireo


- Philadelphia Vireo


- Red-eyed Vireo


- Black-whiskered Vireo


Jays and Crows

- Gray Jay



- Blue Jay


- Green Jay



- Florida Scrub-jay


- Black-billed Magpie


- American Crow


- Fish Crow


- Chihuahuan Raven


- Common Raven


Swallows


- Northern Rough-winged Swallow


- Purple Martin


- Tree Swallow


- Bank Swallow


- Barn Swallow



- Cliff Swallow


- Cave Swallow


Chickadees and Titmice


- Carolina Chickadee


- Black-capped Chickadee


- Mountain Chickadee


- Tufted Titmouse


- Black-crested Titmouse



Nuthatches


- Red-breasted Nuthatch


- White-breasted Nuthatch


- Brown-headed Nuthatch


- Pygmy Nuthatch


Wrens

- Winter Wren


- Carolina Wren


- Bewick's Wren


- House Wren



- Sedge Wren


- Marsh Wren


Gnatcatchers  


- Blue-gray Gnatcatcher


Bulbuls


- Red-whiskered Bulbul


Kinglets


- Golden-crowned Kinglet


- Ruby-crowned Kinglet


Thrushes


- Eastern Bluebird



- Mountain Bluebird



- Western Bluebird


- Veery


- Gray-cheeked Thrush


- Swainson's Thrush


- Hermit Thrush


- Wood Thrush



- Clay-colored Thrush


- American Robin


Mockingbirds and Thrashers


- Gray Catbird


- Northern Mockingbird



- Brown Thrasher


- Long-billed Thrasher


- Curve-billed Thrasher



Starlings


- Common Myna

- Common Hill Myna *



- European Starling


Wagtails and Pipits


- American Pipit


Waxwings


- Cedar Waxwing


Longspurs and Snow Buntings


- Snow Bunting


Wood-Warblers


- Ovenbird



- Worm-eating Warbler


- Louisiana Waterthrush


- Northern Waterthrush


- Swanson's Warbler


- Golden-winged Warbler


- Blue-winged Warbler


- Black-and-White Warbler


- Prothonotary Warbler


- Tennessee Warbler


- Orange-crowned Warbler


- Nashville Warbler


- Kentucky Warbler


- Common Yellowthroat


- Hooded Warbler


- American Redstart


- Cape May Warbler


- Cerulean Warbler


- Northern Parula



- Magnolia Warbler


- Bay-breasted Warbler


- Blackburnian Warbler


- Yellow  Warbler
Golden Yellow Warbler - Key Largo


- Chestnut-sided warbler


- Blackpoll warbler


- Black-throated Blue Warbler


- Palm Warbler
Eastern Palm Warbler

Western Palm Warbler



- Pine Warbler


- Yellow-rumped Warbler


- Yellow-throated Warbler


- Prairie Warbler


- Black-throated Green Warbler


- Canada Warbler


- Yellow-breasted Chat


Emberizids

- Olive Sparrow


- Green-tailed Towhee


- Eastern Towhee


- Bachman's Sparrow


- Chipping Sparrow


- Clay-colored Sparrow


- Field Sparrow


- Vesper Sparrow

- Lark Sparrow


- Savannah Sparrow


- Grasshopper Sparrow


- Seaside Sparrow


- Song Sparrow


- Lincoln's Sparrow


- White Crowned Sparrow






- Swamp Sparrow


- White-throated Sparrow



- Harris's Sparrow

- Nelson's Sparrow


- Saltmarsh Sparrow



- Dark-eyed Junco


Cardinals, Piranga Tanagers and Allies

- Western Spindalis



- Summer Tanager


- Scarlet Tanager


- Western Tanager


- Northern Cardinal


- Pyrrhuloxia


- Rose-breasted Grosbeak



- Blue Grosbeak

- Lazuli Bunting


- Indigo Bunting


- Painted Bunting


- Dickcissel


Blackbirds


- Bobolink


- Red-winged Blackbird


- Eastern Meadowlark


- Western Meadowlark


- Yellow-headed Blackbird


- Rusty Blackbird

- Brewers Blackbird


- Common Grackle


- Boat-tailed Grackle



- Great-tailed Grackle



- Shiny Cowbird


- Bronzed Cowbird


- Brown-headed Cowbird


- Orchard Oriole

- Spot-breasted Oriole


- Altamira Oriole


- Audubon's Oriole


- Baltimore Oriole


Fringilline and Cardueline Finches and Allies


- House Finch


- Pine Siskin


- Lesser Goldfinch


- American Goldfinch


- Pin-tailed Whydah *


Old World Sparrows


- House Sparrow