List of national birds

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This is a list of national birds, most official, but some unofficial.

National birds[edit]

Country Name of Bird Scientific name Official status Picture Ref.
 Afghanistan White-tailed eagle Haliaeetus albicilla No Haliaeetus albicilla -captive-8a.jpg [citation needed]
 Angola Red-crested turaco Tauraco erythrolophus Yes [1]
 Anguilla Zenaida dove Zenaida aurita Yes Zenida aurita1 1 barbados.jpg [2]
 Antigua and Barbuda Magnificent frigatebird Fregata magnificens Yes Male Frigate bird.jpg [3]
 Argentina Rufous hornero Furnarius rufus Yes Furnarius-rufus1.jpg [4]
 Australia Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae No Emoe.jpg [5]
 Austria Barn swallow Hirundo rustica Yes Hirundo rustica0.jpg [6]
 Bahamas Caribbean flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Yes Caribbean flamingo.jpg [7]
 Bahrain White-cheeked bulbul Pycnonotus leucogenys Yes Himalayan Bulbul I IMG 6480.jpg [8]
 Bangladesh Oriental magpie robin Copsychus saularis Yes Oriental Magpie Robin (Copsychus saularis)- Male at Kolkata I IMG 3003.jpg [9]
 Belarus White stork Ciconia ciconia Yes WhiteStorkGaulsh02.jpg [10]
 Belgium Common kestrel Falco tinnunculus Yes Common Kestrel 1.jpg [11]
 Belize Keel-billed toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus Yes Ramphastos sulfuratus -Belize Zoo-6a-2c.jpg [12]
 Bermuda Bermuda petrel Pterodroma cahow No Pterodroma cahow.jpg [13]
 Bhutan Common raven Corvus corax Yes Corvus corax (NPS).jpg [14]
 Bolivia Andean condor Vultur gryphus Yes Colca-condor-c03.jpg [15]
 Botswana Lilac-breasted roller, Coracias caudata Yes Coracias caudatus -Etosha National Park, Namibia-8 (1).jpg [16]
 Brazil Rufous-bellied thrush Turdus rufiventris Yes Rufiventris2.JPG [17]
 British Virgin Islands Mourning dove Zenaida macroura Yes Mourning Dove 2006.jpg [18]
 Cambodia Giant ibis Thaumatibis gigantea Yes ThaumantibisGiganteaGronvold.jpg [19]
 Canada None. See list of Canadian provincial and territorial birds No [20]
 Cape Verde Grey-headed kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala Yes Greyheadkingfisher.jpg [citation needed]
 Cayman Islands Grand Cayman parrot Amazona leucocephala caymanensis Yes Amazona leucocephala -in tree-4cp.jpg [21]
 Chile Andean condor Vultur gryphus Yes Condor flying over the Colca canyon in Peru.jpg [22]
 China Red-crowned crane Grus japonensis No Crane japan2.JPG [23][24]
Eurasian tree sparrow P. montanus No Tree Sparrow Japan Flip.jpg [25]
 Colombia Andean condor Vultur gryphus Yes Colca-condor-c03.jpg [26]
 Costa Rica Clay-colored thrush Turdus grayi Yes Turdus-grayi-001.jpg [27]
 Côte d'Ivoire White-cheeked turaco Tauraco leucotis Yes Tauraco leucotis.jpg [citation needed]
 Croatia Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos No Nachtigall (Luscinia megarhynchos)-2.jpg [28]
 Cuba Cuban trogon Priotelus temnurus Yes Cubaanse Trogon.jpg [29]
 Democratic Republic of Congo Congo peafowl Afropavo congensis No Kongopfau.jpg [citation needed]
 Denmark Mute swan Cygnus olor Yes Swan.spreads.wings.arp.jpg [30]
 Dominica Imperial Amazon Amazona imperialis Yes Amazona imperialis -Roseau -Dominica -aviary-6a-3c.jpg [31]
 Dominican Republic Palmchat Dulus dominicus Yes Dulus dominicus.JPG [32]
 Ecuador Andean condor Vultur gryphus Yes Colca-condor-c03.jpg [33]
 Egypt Golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos No Steinadler Aquila chrysaetos closeup1 Richard Bartz.jpg [citation needed]
 El Salvador Turquoise-browed motmot Eumomota superciliosa Yes Guardabarranco.JPG [34]
 Estonia Barn swallow Hirundo rustica Yes Landsvale.jpg [35]
 Faroe Islands Eurasian oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Yes Austernfischer01.jpg [36]
 Finland Whooper swan Cygnus cygnus Yes Singschwan.jpg [37]
 France Gallic rooster Gallus gallus Yes Rooster03.jpg [38]
 Germany Golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos Yes Aquila chrysaetos Flickr.jpg [39]
 Gibraltar Barbary partridge Alectoris barbara Yes Alectoris barbara Tenerife.jpg [40]
 Greece Little owl Athene noctua Yes Athene noctua (cropped).jpg [citation needed]
 Grenada Grenada dove Leptotila wellsi Yes Grenadadove1.jpg [41]
 Guatemala Resplendent quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno Yes Quetzal01.jpg [42]
 Guyana Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin Yes Opisthocomus hoazin.jpg [43]
 Haiti Hispaniolan trogon Priotelus roseigaster Yes Priotelus roseigaster.jpg [44]
 Honduras Scarlet macaw Ara macao Yes Ara macao -Yucatan, Mexico-8a.jpg [45]
 Hungary Saker falcon Falco cherrug Yes Falco cherrug (Marek Szczepanek).jpg [46]
 Iceland Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus Yes Falco rusticolus white cropped.jpg [47]
 India Indian peacock Pavo cristatus Yes Peacockbench.jpg [48]
 Indonesia Javan hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi Yes Javan Hawk Eagle (Spizaetus bartelsi) (464508083).jpg [49]
 Ireland None No
 Iran Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos Yes Nachtigall (Luscinia megarhynchos)-2.jpg [citation needed][50]
 Iraq Chukar partridge Alectoris chuckar Yes Alectoris-chukar-001.jpg [51]
 Israel Hoopoe Upupa epops Yes Upupa epops (Ramat Gan)002.jpg [52]
 Italy Golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos No Golden-Eagle-Szmurlo.jpg [53]
 Jamaica Doctor bird Trochilus polytmus Yes Trochilus polytmus.jpg [54]
 Japan Green pheasant Phasianus versicolor Yes Phasianus versicolor in field.JPG [55]
 Jordan Sinai rosefinch Carpodacus synoicus Yes Carpodacus synoicus male(01).jpg [56]
 Kenya Lilac-breasted roller Coracias caudatus No Lilac Roller.jpg [57]
 Latvia White wagtail Motacilla alba Yes White-Wagtail.jpg [58]
 Liberia Garden bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus Yes Pycnonotus tricolor Bwindi NP, Uganda.jpg [56]
 Lithuania White stork Ciconia ciconia Yes Ciconia ciconia 1.jpg [59]
 Luxembourg Goldcrest Regulus regulus Yes Regulus regulus0.jpg [60]
 Malawi Bar-tailed trogon Apaloderma vittatum Yes Apaloderma vittatum1.jpg [citation needed]
 Malaysia Rhinoceros hornbill Buceros rhinoceros Yes Buceros rhinoceros -Nashville Zoo-8.jpg [citation needed]
 Maldives Oriental turtle dove Streptopelia orientalis No Orientalturtledove.JPG [citation needed]
 Malta Blue rock thrush Monticola solitarius Yes Monticola solitarius philippensis.JPG [61]
 Mauritius Dodo Raphus cucullatus Yes Raphus cucullatus.jpg [citation needed]
 Mexico Northern crested caracara Caracara cheriway Yes Caracara cheriway Roma TX.jpg [62]
Golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos Yes GoldenEagle-Nova.jpg [63]
 Mongolia Saker falcon Falco cherrug Yes Falco cherrug (Marek Szczepanek).jpg [64]
 Montserrat Montserrat oriole Icterus oberi Yes Icterus oberi.jpg [65]
 Myanmar Burmese peacock Polyplectron bicalcaratum No Polyplectron bicalcaratum -Birmingham Nature Centre, England-8a.jpg [66]
 Namibia African fish eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes African fish eagle just caught fish.jpg [67][68]
   Nepal Himalayan monal Lophophorus impejanus Yes Monal I IMG 4002.jpg [69]
 New Zealand Kiwi Apteryx mantelli No TeTuatahianui.jpg [70]
 Nicaragua Turquoise-browed motmot Eumomota superciliosa Yes Motmot1.jpg [71]
 Nigeria Black crowned crane Balearica pavonina Yes Black crowned crane.jpg [72]
 Norway White-throated dipper Cinclus cinclus Yes Cinclus cinclus R(ThKraft).jpg [73]
 Pakistan Chukar partridge Alectoris chukar Yes [74]
Shaheen falcon Falco peregrinus peregrinator Unofficial [75]
 Palestine Palestine sunbird Cinnyris oseus Proposed Palestine Sunbird standing on fence.jpg [76]
 Panama Harpy eagle Harpia harpyja Yes DirkvdM big bird.jpg [77]
 Papua New Guinea Raggiana bird of paradise Paradisaea raggiana Yes Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise wild 5.jpg [78]
 Paraguay Bare-throated bellbird Procnias nudicollis Yes Procnias nudicollis -captivity-4.jpg [79]
 Peru Andean cock-of-the-rock Rupicola peruvianus Yes Rupicola peruviana (male) -San Diego Zoo-8a.jpg [80]
 Philippines Philippine eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi Yes Sir Arny(Philippine Eagle).jpg [81]
 Puerto Rico Puerto Rican spindalis Spindalis Portoricensis Yes PuertoRicanSpindalis.jpg [82]
 Romania Great white pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus No Whitepelican edit shadowlift.jpg [citation needed]
 Russia Tundra swan Cygnus columbianus No Cygnus bewickii 01.jpg [citation needed]
 Saint Helena Saint Helena plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae Yes Charadrius sanctaehelenae (1).jpg [83]
 Saint Kitts and Nevis Brown pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Yes Pelecanus Occidentalis KW 1.JPG [84]
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St Vincent parrot Amazona guildingii Yes Amazona guildingii -Botanical Gardens -Kingstown -Saint Vincent-8a.jpg [85]
 Scotland Golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos No GoldenEagle-Nova.jpg [86]
 Singapore Crimson sunbird Aethopyga siparaja No Crimson sunbird.jpg [87]
 South Africa Blue crane Anthropoides paradisea Yes Anthropoides paradiseaPCCA20051227-1883B.jpg [88][89]
 South Korea Korean magpie Pica (pica) serieca No Korean magpie in Daejeon (side profile).jpg [citation needed]
 South Sudan African fish eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes African fish eagle flying cropped.jpg [citation needed]
 Spain None No
 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka junglefowl Gallus lafayetii Yes Thimindu 2009 09 04 Yala Sri Lanka Junglefowl 1.JPG [90]
 Sudan Secretary bird Sagittarius serpentarius Yes Sagittarius serpentarius -Tsavo East National Park, Kenya -flying-8.jpg [citation needed]
 Swaziland Purple-crested turaco Tauraco porphyreolophus Yes Purplecreszed lourie1.jpg [88]
 Sweden Common blackbird Turdus merula Yes Turdus merula -garden wall-8.jpg [91]
 Taiwan Taiwan blue magpie Urocissa caerulea No
 Thailand Siamese fireback Lophura diardi Yes Lophura diardi -Florida, USA -captive-8a.jpg [92]
 Trinidad and Tobago Scarlet ibis Eudocimus ruber Yes Eudocimus ruber (portrait).jpg [93]
Cocrico Ortalis ruficauda Yes Ortalis ruficauda -Aragua -Venezuela-8.jpg [93]
 Turkey Redwing Turdus iliacus Yes Redwing Turdus iliacus.jpg [citation needed]
 Uganda East African crowned crane Balearica regulorum gibbericeps Yes Gray Crowned Crane at Zoo Copenhagen.jpg [94]
 United Kingdom European robin Erithacus rubecula No Erithacus rubecula with cocked head.jpg [95]
 United States Bald eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Yes 2010-bald-eagle-kodiak.jpg [96]
 Uruguay Southern lapwing Vanellus chilensis No Vanellus-chilensis-001.jpg [97]
 Venezuela Venezuelan troupial Icterus icterus Yes Common Troupial - Nashville Zoo.jpg [98]
 Zambia African fish eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes African fish eagle just caught fish.jpg [88][99]
 Zimbabwe African fish eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes Hvidhovedet afrikansk ørn2.png [88]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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