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Please note that bird lists are displayed in a tabular format that may be difficult to read on smaller devices.

Prospective Bird List

with Jon Dunn

  • Column A: 1 = we should see (greater than 75% chance)
  • Column B: 2 = may see (40%-75% chance)
  • Column C: 3 = possible, but unlikely (20%-40% chance)
  • Column D: E = Endemic
NC A B C D
West Indian Whistling-Duck 2 Dendrocygna arborea
Muscovy Duck 3 Cairina moschata
American Wigeon 2 Anas americana
Blue-winged Teal 1 Anas discors
Northern Shoveler 2 Anas clypeata
Green-winged Teal 3 Anas crecca
Ring-necked Duck 2 Aythya collaris
Greater Scaup 1 Aythya marila
Red-breasted Merganser 1 Mergus serrator
Ruddy Duck 1 Oxyura jamaicensis
Helmeted Guineafowl 2 Numida meleagris
Least Grebe 3 Tachybaptus dominicus
Pied-billed Grebe 2 Podilymbus podiceps
American Flamingo 1 Phoenicopterus ruber
Wood Stork 2 Mycteria americana
Magnificent Frigatebird 1 Fregata magnificens
Neotropic Cormorant 1 Phalacrocorax brasilianus
Double-crested Cormorant 1 Phalacrocorax auritus
Anhinga 3 Anhinga anhinga
American White Pelican 2 Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Brown Pelican 1 Pelecanus occidentalis
Great Blue Heron 1 Ardea herodias
Great "White" Heron 2 Ardea herodias occidentalis
Great Egret 1 Ardea alba
Snowy Egret 1 Egretta thula
Little Blue Heron 1 Egretta caerulea
Tricolored Heron 1 Egretta tricolor
Reddish Egret 1 Egretta rufescens
Cattle Egret 1 Bubulcus ibis
Green Heron 2 Butorides virescens
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2 Nycticorax nycticorax
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2 Nyctanassa violacea
White Ibis 1 Eudocimus albus
Glossy Ibis 3 Plegadis falcinellus
Roseate Spoonbill 2 Platalea ajaja
Turkey Vulture 1 Cathartes aura
Osprey 1 Pandion haliaetus
"Ridgway's" Osprey 2 Pandian haliaetus ridgwayi
Swallow-tailed Kite 3 Elanoides forficatus
Snail Kite 1 Rostrhamus sociabilis
Northern Harrier 2 Circus cyaneus
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
Gundlach's Hawk 2 E Accipiter gundlachi
Cuban Black Hawk 1 E Buteogallus gundlachii
Broad-winged Hawk 1 Buteo platypterus
Red-tailed Hawk 1 Buteo jamaicensis
Clapper Rail 1 Rallus crepitans
Sora 2 Porzana carolina
Zapata Rail E Cyanolimnas cerverai
Spotted Rail 3 Pardirallus maculatus
Purple Gallinule 2 Porphyrio martinicus
Common Gallinule 2 Gallinula galeata
American Coot 1 Fulica americana
Limpkin 2 Aramus guarauna
Sandhill Crane 3 Grus canadensis
Black-necked Stilt 1 Himantopus mexicanus
American Oystercatcher 3 Haematopus palliatus
Black-bellied Plover 1 Pluvialis squatarola
Wilson's Plover 3 Charadrius wilsonia
Semipalmated Plover 1 Charadrius semipalmatus
Piping Plover 2 Charadrius melodus
Killdeer 1 Charadrius vociferus
Northern Jacana 2 Jacana spinosa
Spotted Sandpiper 2 Actitis macularius
Solitary Sandpiper 3 Tringa solitaria
Greater Yellowlegs 1 Tringa melanoleuca
"Western" Willet 1 Tringa semipalmata inornata
"Eastern" Willet 2 Tringa semipalmata semipalmata
Lesser Yellowlegs 2 Tringa flavipes
Ruddy Turnstone 1 Arenaria interpres
Red Knot 3 Calidris canutus
Stilt Sandpiper 2 Calidris himantopus
Sanderling 1 Calidris alba
Dunlin 2 Calidris alpina
Least Sandpiper 1 Calidris minutilla
Semipalmated Sandpiper 2 Calidris pusilla
Western Sandpiper 1 Calidris mauri
Short-billed Dowitcher 1 Limnodromus griseus
Laughing Gull 1 Leucophaeus atricilla
Ring-billed Gull 2 Larus delawarensis
Herring Gull 2 Larus argentatus
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2 Larus fuscus
Gull-billed Tern 2 Gelochelidon nilotica
Caspian Tern 1 Hydroprogne caspia
Royal Tern 1 Thalasseus maximus
Sandwich Tern 1 Thalasseus sandvicensis
Black Skimmer 2 Rynchops niger
Rock Pigeon 1 Columba livia
Scaly-naped Pigeon 2 Patagioenas squamosa
White-crowned Pigeon 1 Patagioenas leucocephala
Plain Pigeon 2 E Patagioenas inornata
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1 Streptopelia decaocto
Common Ground-Dove 1 Columbina passerina
Blue-headed Quail-Dove 1 E Starnoenas cyanocephala
Ruddy Quail-Dove 3 Geotrygon montana
Gray-fronted Quail-Dove 2 E Geotrygon caniceps
Key West Quail-Dove 1 E Geotrygon chrysia
White-winged Dove 1 Zenaida asiatica
Zenaida Dove 1 Zenaida aurita
Mourning Dove 1 Zenaida macroura
Mangrove Cuckoo 3 Coccyzus minor
Great Lizard-Cuckoo 1 E Coccyzus merlini
Smooth-billed Ani 1 Crotophaga ani
Barn Owl Tyto alba
Bare-legged Owl 2 E Margarobyas lawrencii
Cuban Pygmy-Owl 1 E Glaucidium siju
Stygian Owl 2 Asio stygius
Antillean Nighthawk E Chordeiles gundlachii
Cuban Nightjar 2 E Antrostomus cubanensis
Antillean Palm-Swift 1 E Tachornis phoenicobia
Bee Hummingbird 1 E Mellisuga helenae
Cuban Emerald 1 E Chlorostilbon ricordii
Cuban Trogon 1 E Priotelus temnurus
Cuban Tody 1 E Todus multicolor
Belted Kingfisher 2 Megaceryle alcyon
West Indian Woodpecker 1 E Melanerpes superciliaris
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2 Sphyrapicus varius
Cuban Green Woodpecker 1 E Xiphidiopicus percussus
Northern Flicker 2 Colaptes auratus
Fernandina's Flicker 2 E Colaptes fernandinae
Crested Caracara 1 Caracara cheriway
American "Cuban" Kestrel 1 Falco sparverius
Merlin 2 Falco columbarius
Peregrine Falcon 2 Falco peregrinus
Cuban Parrot 1 E Amazona leucocephala
Cuban Parakeet 2 E Psittacara euops
Cuban Pewee 1 E Contopus caribaeus
La Sagra's Flycatcher 1 E Myiarchus sagrae
Gray Kingbird 1 Tyrannus dominicensis
Loggerhead Kingbird 1 Tyrannus caudifasciatus
Giant Kingbird 2 E Tyrannus cubensis
White-eyed Vireo 2 Vireo griseus
Thick-billed Vireo 2 Vireo crassirostris
Cuban Vireo 1 E Vireo gundlachii
Yellow-throated Vireo 3 Vireo flavifrons
Black-whiskered Vireo 1 Vireo altiloquus
Palm Crow 1 Corvus palmarum
Cuban Crow 1 E Corvus nasicus
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 3 Stelgidopteryx serripennis
Cuban Martin 2 Progne cryptoleuca
Tree Swallow 3 Tachycineta bicolor
Barn Swallow 3 Hirundo rustica
Cave Swallow 1 Petrochelidon fulva
Zapata Wren 2 E Ferminia cerverai
Cuban Gnatcatcher 1 E Polioptila lembeyei
Cuban Solitaire 1 E Myadestes elisabeth
Red-legged Thrush 1 Turdus plumbeus
Gray Catbird 1 Dumetella carolinensis
Bahama Mockingbird 3 E Mimus gundlachii
Northern Mockingbird 1 Mimus polyglottos
Cedar Waxwing 3 Bombycilla cedrorum
Ovenbird 1 Seiurus aurocapilla
Worm-eating Warbler 2 Helmitheros vermivorum
Louisiana Waterthrush 2 Parkesia motacilla
Northern Waterthrush 1 Parkesia noveboracensis
Black-and-white Warbler 1 Mniotilta varia
Tennessee Warbler 2 Oreothlypis peregrina
Common Yellowthroat 1 Geothlypis trichas
American Redstart 1 Setophaga ruticilla
Cape May Warbler 1 Setophaga tigrina
Northern Parula 1 Setophaga americana
Magnolia Warbler 2 Setophaga magnolia
Yellow "Golden" Warbler 1 Setophaga petechia
Black-throated Blue Warbler 1 Setophaga caerulescens
Palm Warbler 1 Setophaga palmarum
Olive-capped Warbler 2 E Setophaga pityophila
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2 Setophaga coronata
Yellow-throated Warbler 2 Setophaga dominica
Prairie Warbler 1 Setophaga discolor
Black-throated Green Warbler 1 Setophaga virens
Yellow-headed Warbler 1 E Teretistris fernandinae
Oriente Warbler 1 E Teretistris fornsi
Red-legged Honeycreeper 1 Cyanerpes cyaneus
Cuban Grassquit 2 E Tiaris canorus
Yellow-faced Grassquit 1 Tiaris olivaceus
Cuban Bullfinch 1 E Melopyrrha nigra
Western Spindalis 1 Spindalis zena
Zapata Sparrow 1 E Torreornis inexpectata
Summer Tanager 3 Piranga rubra
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 3 Pheucticus ludovicianus
Indigo Bunting 2 Passerina cyanea
Painted Bunting 3 Passerina ciris
Red-shouldered Blackbird 2 E Agelaius assimilis
Tawny-shouldered Blackbird 1 E Agelaius humeralis
Eastern "Cuban" Meadowlark 1 Sturnella magna
Cuban Blackbird 1 E Dives atroviolaceus
Greater Antillean Grackle 1 E Quiscalus niger
Shiny Cowbird 2 Molothrus bonariensis
Cuban Oriole 1 E Icterus melanopsis
Orchard Oriole 3 Icterus spurius
House Sparrow 1 Passer domesticus
Scaly-breasted Munia 2 Lonchura punctulata
Tricolored Munia 3 Lonchura malacca