List of birds by common name

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A Striated Pardalote collecting nesting material in its beak.

In this list of birds by common name, a total of 9,721 bird species are recognised, belonging to a total 204 families.

Contents

Non-Passerines[edit]

Tinamou[edit]

Ostriches[edit]

Cassowaries and Emus[edit]

budgie

Kiwis[edit]

Game birds[edit]

The head of a male Indian Peafowl

Waterfowls[edit]

A waterfowl wandering across the grass

Penguins[edit]

Divers[edit]

Albatrosses and Petrels[edit]

Grebes[edit]

Flamingos[edit]

Storks and Herons[edit]

Wood Storks on the Smith Canal near the St. Johns River in Florida

Pelicans and Relatives[edit]

A Pelican somewhere in France

Birds of Prey[edit]

A Brown Falcon in flight display somewhere in South-east Australia
A male Harpy Eagle at Parque das Aves, Brazil

Cranes and Relatives[edit]

A tsuru at the Ueno Zoo, Tokyo

Waders, Gulls, and Auks[edit]

Sandgrouses[edit]

Pigeons and Doves[edit]

Parrots[edit]

Cuckoos and Turacos[edit]

Owls[edit]

Nightjars and Frogmouths[edit]

Swifts and Hummingbirds[edit]

Mousebirds[edit]

Trogons[edit]

Kingfishers and relatives[edit]

Woodpeckers and Toucans[edit]

Passerines[edit]

New Zealand Wrens[edit]

Broadbills[edit]

Asities[edit]

Pittas[edit]

Manakins[edit]

Cotingas[edit]

Tyrant Flycatchers[edit]

Antbirds[edit]

Gnateaters[edit]

Tapaculos[edit]

Antpittas and Antthrushes[edit]

Ovenbirds[edit]

Woodcreepers[edit]

Lyrebirds[edit]

Bowerbirds[edit]

Scrubbirds[edit]

Australasian Treecreepers[edit]

Australasian Wrens[edit]

Honeyeaters[edit]

Bristlebirds[edit]

Pardalotes[edit]

Thornbills and Gerygones[edit]

Australasian Babblers[edit]

Logrunners[edit]

Satinbirds[edit]

Berrypeckers[edit]

Wattled Crows[edit]

Whipbirds and Relatives[edit]

Quail-Thrushes[edit]

Wattle-Eyes and Batises[edit]

Helmetshrikes and Puffbacks[edit]

Boatbills[edit]

Vangas[edit]

Butcherbirds[edit]

Woodswallows[edit]

Ioras[edit]

Bristleheads[edit]

Cuckooshrikes[edit]

Sitellas[edit]

Shriketits[edit]

Whistlers[edit]

Shrikes[edit]

Vireos and Relatives[edit]

Orioles[edit]

Shrikethrushes and Relatives[edit]

Drongos[edit]

Fantails[edit]

Monarchs[edit]

Crows and Jays[edit]

Mudnesters[edit]

Birds-of-Paradise[edit]

Australian Robins[edit]

Bald Crows[edit]

Waxwings and Relatives[edit]

Palmchat[edit]

True Tits[edit]

Penduline Tits[edit]

Bushtits[edit]

Swallows and Martins[edit]

Larks[edit]

Cisticolas[edit]

Bulbuls[edit]

Old World Warblers[edit]

Babblers and Relatives[edit]

White-Eyes[edit]

Fairy-Bluebirds[edit]

Goldcrests[edit]

Wrens[edit]

Gnatcatchers[edit]

Nuthatches[edit]

Treecreepers[edit]

Mockingbirds and Thrashers[edit]

Philippine Creepers[edit]

  • Stripe-breasted Creeper

Starlings[edit]

Thrushes[edit]

Chats and Flycatchers[edit]

Dippers[edit]

Leafbirds[edit]

Flowerpeckers[edit]

Sunbirds[edit]

Sugarbirds[edit]

Old World Sparrows[edit]

Rock Sparrows[edit]

Snowfinches (sparrows)[edit]

Weavers[edit]

Waxbills and Relatives[edit]

Whydahs[edit]

Wagtails and Pipits[edit]

Accentors[edit]

Finches and Relatives[edit]

New World Warblers[edit]

New World Blackbirds[edit]

Bananaquit[edit]

Bunting and American Sparrows[edit]

Tanagers[edit]

Cardinals and Grosbeaks[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • National Audubon Society; BirdLife International (2007). Bird: the definitive visual guide (1st American ed.). New York: DK Pub. ISBN 9781405306331. 

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