Arizona Bird Committee

Documenting Arizona's Birds

Review Species

The ABC is interested in documentation on any of the species on this list.

Names in brackets indicate species with sight reports only, no physical documentation e.g. specimen or photograph. Observations of any of the species on this list should be documented with written details and/or photographs and submitted to the committee. Reports can be submitted online here: ABC Reporting Form

Arranged in taxonomic order.

Anatidae - Swans, Geese, Ducks

Fulvous Whistling-Duck *

Brant *

Trumpeter Swan *

Garganey *

Baikal Teal *

Eurasian (crecca) form *

Tufted Duck *

Harlequin Duck *

Black Scoter *

Podicipedidae - Grebes

Least Grebe *, n

Cuculidae - Cuckoos, Roadrunners,

and Anis

Black-billed Cuckoo *

Groove-billed Ani *

Caprimulgidae - Nighthawks

and Nightjars

Buff-collared Nightjar *, n

Eastern Whip-poor-will *

Apodidae - Swifts

[Black Swift] *

Chimney Swift *

Trochilidae - Hummingbirds

Plain-capped Starthroat *

Ruby-throated Hummingbird *

Bumblebee Hummingbird *

Cinnamon Hummingbird *

Rallidae - Rails, Gallinules, and Coots

Purple Gallinule *

Charadriidae - Plovers

American Golden-Plover *

Pacific Golden-Plover *

Jacanidae - Jacanas

Northern Jacana *

Scolopacidae - Sandpipers,

Phalaropes, and Allies

Wandering Tattler *

Upland Sandpiper *

Hudsonian Godwit *

Ruddy Turnstone *

Black Turnstone *

Red Knot *

Ruff *

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper *

White-rumped Sandpiper *

Buff-breasted Sandpiper *

Stercorariidae - Jaegers

Pomarine Jaeger *

Parasitic Jaeger *

Long-tailed Jaeger *

Laridae - Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers

Black-legged Kittiwake *

Ivory Gull *

Little Gull *

Laughing Gull *

Mew Gull *

Western Gull *

Yellow-footed Gull *

Thayer's Gull *

Lesser Black-backed Gull *

Glaucous-winged Gull *

Glaucous Gull *

Gull-billed Tern *

Arctic Tern *

Royal Tern *

Elegant Tern *

Black Skimmer *

Phaethontidae - Tropicbirds

White-tailed Tropicbird *

Red-billed Tropicbird *

Gaviidae - Loons

Yellow-billed Loon *

Diomedeidae - Albatrosses

Laysan Albatross *

Procellariidae - Shearwaters

Hawaiian Petrel *

Sooty Shearwater *

[Black-vented Shearwater] *

Hydrobatidae - Storm-Petrels

[Leach’s/Townsend’s/Ainley’s Storm-Petrel] *

Black Storm-Petrel *

Least Storm-Petrel *

Ciconiidae - Storks

Wood Stork *

Fregatidae - Frigatebirds

Magnificent Frigatebird *

Sulidae - Boobies

Blue-footed Booby *

Brown Booby *

Anhingidae - Anhinga

Anhinga *

Ardeidae - Bitterns, Herons,

and Egrets

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron *

Threskiornithidae - Ibises

and Spoonbills

White Ibis *

Glossy Ibis *

Roseate Spoonbill*

Accipitridae - Kites, Eagles, and Hawks

Swallow-tailed Kite *

White-tailed Hawk *

Short-tailed Hawk *, n

Tytonidae - Barn Owls

Barn Owl, n

Trogonidae - Trogons

Eared Quetzal *, n

Picidae - Woodpeckers

Red-headed Woodpecker *

Falconidae - Caracaras and Falcons

Aplomado Falcon *, n (ex)

Psittacidae - Parrots

Thick-billed Parrot, n (ex) *

Tyrannidae - Tyrant Flycatchers

Tufted Flycatcher, n *

Eastern Wood-Pewee *

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher *

Acadian Flycatcher *

Least Flycatcher *

Nutting's Flycatcher *, n

Great Crested Flycatcher *

Great Kiskadee *

Couch's Kingbird *

Tityridae - Becards

Gray-collared Becard *

Rose-throated Becard *, n

Vireonidae - Vireos

Black-capped Vireo *

Blue-headed Vireo *

Philadelphia Vireo *

Red-eyed Vireo *

Yellow-green Vireo *

Corvidae - Jays, Magpies, Crows,

and Ravens

Blue Jay *

Hirundinidae - Swallows

Brown-chested Martin *

Cave Swallow *, n

Paridae - Chickadees and Titmice

Black-capped Chickadee *

Troglodytidae - Wrens

Sedge Wren *

Sinaloa Wren *

Turdidae - Thrushes

Northern Wheatear *

Brown-backed Solitaire *

Veery *, n

Gray-cheeked Thrush *

Wood Thrush *

Aztec Thrush *

Mimidae - Catbirds, Mockingbirds,

and Thrashers

Blue Mockingbird *

Bombycillidae - Waxwings

Bohemian Waxwing *

Motacillidae - Wagtails and Pipits

White Wagtail *

Red-throated Pipit *

Fringillidae - Finches and Goldfinches

Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch *

Black Rosy-Finch *

Purple Finch *

White-winged Crossbill *

Common Redpoll *

Calcariidae -Longspurs and Snow Buntings

    Smith's Longspur *

Snow Bunting *

Parulidae - Wood Warblers

Worm-eating Warbler *

Golden-winged Warbler *

Blue-winged Warbler *

Swainson's Warbler *

Crescent-chested Warbler *, n

Orange-crowned Warbler, n

Celata (celata) form *

Connecticut Warbler *

Mourning Warbler *

Kentucky Warbler *

Cape May Warbler *

Cerulean Warbler *

Tropical Parula *

Bay-breasted Warbler *

Blackburnian Warbler *

Yellow Warbler, n

Mangrove (erithachorides) form *

Blackpoll Warbler *

Pine Warbler *

Yellow-throated Warbler *

Prairie Warbler *

Black-throated Green Warbler *

Fan-tailed Warbler *

Rufous-capped Warbler *, n

Canada Warbler *

Slate-throated Redstart *

Emberizidae - Emberizine Finches

Eastern Towhee *

American Tree Sparrow *

Field Sparrow *

Savannah Sparrow, n

Large-billed (rostratus) form *

Le Conte's Sparrow *

Nelson's Sparrow *

Fox Sparrow

Sooty (unalaschcensis) group *

Thick-billed (megarhyncha) group *

Dark-eyed Junco, n

White-winged (aikeni) form *

Cardinalidae - Cardinals, Grosbeaks,

and Buntings

Scarlet Tanager *

Flame-colored Tanager *, n

Yellow Grosbeak *

Icteridae - Icterids

Bobolink *, n

Rusty Blackbird *

Common Grackle *

Black-vented Oriole *

Hooded Oriole, n

Eastern (cucullatus) group, *

Streak-backed Oriole *, n

 

Last updated 31 August 2016