Texas Birdlist

Species on Texas checklist - 629
Species seen in Texas = 433 (68.8%)

LOONS
Red-throated Loon
Pacific Loon
Common Loon
GREBES
Least Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Horned Grebe
Eared Grebe
Western Grebe
Clark's Grebe
PELICANS
American White Pelican
Brown Pelican
GANNETS AND BOOBIES
Northern Gannet
Masked Booby
CORMORANTS
Double-crested Cormorant
Neotropic Cormorant
ANHINGAS
Anhinga
FRIGATEBIRDS
Magnificent Frigatebird
HERONS,EGRETS AND BITTERNS
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Reddish Egret
Tricolored Heron
Little Blue Heron
Snowy Egret
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Least Bittern
American Bittern
STORKS
Wood Stork
IBIS AND SPOONBILLS
White Ibis
Glossy Ibis
White-faced Ibis
Roseate Spoonbill
FLAMINGOS
Greater Flamingo
DUCKS, GEESE AND SWANS
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Trumpeter Swan
Tundra Swan
Greater White-fronted Goose
Snow Goose
Ross's Goose
Canada Goose
Cackling Goose
Muscovy Duck
Wood Duck
American Wigeon
Gadwall
Green-winged Teal
Mallard
Mottled Duck
Northern Pintail
Blue-winged Teal
Cinnamon Teal
Northern Shoveler
Canvasback
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Long-tailed Duck
Common Goldeneye
Bufflehead
Hooded Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Common Merganser
Masked Duck
Ruddy Duck
NEW WORLD VULTURES
Black Vulture
Turkey Vulture
OSPREY
Osprey
HAWKS, EAGLES AND KITES
Hook-billed Kite
Swallow-tailed Kite
White-tailed Kite
Mississippi Kite
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Common Black-Hawk
Harris's Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
White-tailed Hawk
Zone-tailed Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Ferruginous Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Golden Eagle
FALCONS AND CARACARAS
Crested Caracara
American Kestrel
Merlin
Gyrfalcon
Prairie Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
GUANS, CHACHALACAS, CURASSOWS"
Plain Chachalaca
TURKEYS
Wild Turkey
GROUSE, PTARMIGAN, PRAIRIE-CHICKENS"
Greater Prairie-Chicken
NEW WORLD QUAIL
Scaled Quail
Gambel's Quail
Northern Bobwhite
Montezuma Quail
PHEASANTS AND PARTRIDGES
Ring-necked Pheasant
CRANES
Sandhill Crane
Whooping Crane
RAILS, GALLINULES AND COOTS
Yellow Rail
Black Rail
Clapper Rail
King Rail
Virginia Rail
Sora
Purple Gallinule
Common Moorhen
American Coot
OYSTERCATCHERS
American Oystercatcher
AVOCETS AND STILTS
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
PLOVERS AND LAPWINGS
American Golden-Plover
Black-bellied Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Wilson's Plover
Killdeer
Piping Plover
Snowy Plover
Mountain Plover
SANDPIPERS
American Woodcock
Wilson's Snipe
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Hudsonian Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Whimbrel
Long-billed Curlew
Upland Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper
Willet
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
Sanderling
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Dunlin
Purple Sandpiper
Stilt Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
JAEGERS AND SKUAS
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
GULLS
Ring-billed Gull
California Gull
Glaucous Gull
Herring Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
TERNS
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Sandwich Tern
Royal Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
Least Tern
Bridled Tern
Black Tern
SKIMMERS
Black Skimmer
PIGEONS AND DOVES
Rock Dove
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Mourning Dove
White-winged Dove
Common Ground-Dove
Inca Dove
White-tipped Dove
CUCKOOS
Black-billed Cuckoo
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Groove-billed Ani
Greater Roadrunner
BARN-OWLS
Barn Owl
OWLS
Flammulated Owl
Eastern Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Barred Owl
Elf Owl
Burrowing Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
NIGHTJARS
Lesser Nighthawk
Common Nighthawk
Pauraque
Common Poorwill
Chuck-will's-widow
SWIFTS
Chimney Swift
White-throated Swift
HUMMINGBIRDS
Green Violet-ear
Buff-bellied Hummingbird
Lucifer Hummingbird
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
KINGFISHERS
Belted Kingfisher
Ringed Kingfisher
Green Kingfisher
WOODPECKERS
Lewis's Woodpecker
Red-headed Woodpecker
Acorn Woodpecker
Golden-fronted Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Williamson's Sapsucker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Red-cockaded Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher
"Traill's" Flycatcher
Gray Flycatcher
Dusky Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe
Black Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
Vermilion Flycatcher
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher
Brown-crested Flycatcher
Great Kiskadee
Couch's Kingbird
Cassin's Kingbird
Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
LARKS
Horned Lark
SWALLOWS
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
Violet-green Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Cave Swallow
Barn Swallow
WAGTAILS AND PIPITS
American Pipit
Sprague's Pipit
KINGLETS
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
SILKY-FLYCATCHERS
Phainopepla
WAXWINGS
Cedar Waxwing
WRENS
Cactus Wren
Rock Wren
Canyon Wren
Carolina Wren
Bewick's Wren
Winter Wren
House Wren
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren
MOCKINGBIRDS AND THRASHERS
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Sage Thrasher
Brown Thrasher
Long-billed Thrasher
Curve-billed Thrasher
Crissal Thrasher
THRUSHES
Eastern Bluebird
Western Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
Townsend's Solitaire
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
American Robin
Varied Thrush
GNATCATCHERS
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher
LONG-TAILED TITS
Bushtit
CHICKADEES AND TITS
Carolina Chickadee
Mountain Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
Black-crested Titmouse
NUTHATCHES
Brown-headed Nuthatch
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
CREEPERS
Brown Creeper
PENDULINE TITS
Verdin
SHRIKES
Loggerhead Shrike
CROWS AND JAYS
Blue Jay
Green Jay
Brown Jay
Western Scrub-Jay
Mexican Jay
Pinyon Jay
American Crow
Chihuahuan Raven
Common Raven
STARLINGS
European Starling
VIREOS AND ALLIES
White-eyed Vireo
Bell's Vireo
Black-capped Vireo
Gray Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo
Plumbeous Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Yellow-green Vireo
WOOD WARBLERS
Blue-winged Warbler
Golden-winged Warbler
Tennessee Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Virginia's Warbler
Colima Warbler
Northern Parula
Tropical Parula
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Golden-cheeked Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow-throated Warbler
Pine Warbler
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Prothonotary Warbler
Worm-eating Warbler
Swainson's Warbler
Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler
Mourning Warbler
MacGillivray's Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Hooded Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Canada Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
TANAGERS AND ALLIES
Hepatic Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Summer Tanager
Western Tanager
BUNTINGS, SEEDEATERS, ALLIES
White-collared Seedeater
SPARROWS, TOWHEES, JUNCOS
Olive Sparrow
Green-tailed Towhee
Spotted Towhee
Canyon Towhee
Cassin's Sparrow
Rufous-crowned Sparrow
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Brewer's Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Black-chinned Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Lark Bunting
Savannah Sparrow
Seaside Sparrow
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Le Conte's Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Harris's Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
McCown's Longspur
Lapland Longspur
Chestnut-collared Longspur
SALTATORS, CARDINALS AND ALLIES
Northern Cardinal
Pyrrhuloxia
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Black-headed Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
Varied Bunting
Painted Bunting
Dickcissel
BLACKBIRDS, ORIOLES, GRACKLES, ETC.
Bobolink
Red-winged Blackbird
Eastern Meadowlark
Western Meadowlark
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Boat-tailed Grackle
Common Grackle
Great-tailed Grackle
Bronzed Cowbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
Altamira Oriole
Hooded Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
Bullock's Oriole
Orchard Oriole
Audubon's Oriole
Scott's Oriole
FINCHES, SISKINS, CROSSBILLS
Cassin's Finch
Purple Finch
House Finch
Red Crossbill
Pine Siskin
Lesser Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
OLD WORLD SPARROWS
House Sparrow

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