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Checklist of Birds of NABA-IBP, Mission, Hidalgo Co., TX

(Compiled by David T. Dauphin)

(238 Species + 2 Forms) 

     English                                     Spanish                        Scientific

 

          Loons                                         Somorgujos                    Gaviidae        

Common Loon                           Colimbo Mayor                 Gavia immer

          Grebes                                        Zambullidores                Pocicpedidae

Least Grebe                                                  Zambullidor Menor           Tachybaptus dominicus

Pied-billed Grebe              Zambullidor de Pico Gruesco    Podilymbus podiceps

Horned Grebe                            Zambullidor Cornudo        Podiceps auritus

Eared Grebe                              Zambullidor Orejudo         Podiceps nigricollis

          Pelicans                                      Alcatraces                      Pelecanidae           

American White Pelican            Pelícano Blanco                Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Brown Pelican                           Pelícano Pardo                 Pelecanus occidentalis

          Cormorants                                Sargentos                       Phalacrocoracidae

Neotropic Cormorant                 Cormoràn Neotropical      Phalacrocorax brasilianus

Double-crested Cormorant        Cormoràn Orejudo            Phalacrocorax auritus

           Darters                                       Huizotes                          Anhingidae

Anhinga                                      Anhinga                            Anhinga anhinga                                       

           Bitterns, Herons, & Allies         Garzas y Pedretes         Ardeidae

American Bittern                         Avetoro                            Botaurus lentiginosus

Least Bittern                               Avetoro Mínimo                Ixobrychus exilis

Great Blue Heron                       Garzòn Cenizo                 Ardea herodias

Great Egret                                 Garza Blanco                  Ardea albus

Snowy Egret                         Garza de Dedos Dorado       Egretta thula

Little Blue Heron                         Garceta Azul                   Egretta caerula

Tricolored Heron                         Garceta Tricolor              Egretta tricolor

Cattle Egret                                 Garza Ganadera             Bubulcus ibis

Green Heron                               Garceta Verde                Butorides virescens

Black-crowned Night-Heron     Pedrete de Corona Negra   Nycticorax nycticorax

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron  Pedrete de Corona Clara   Nyctanassa violacea

          Ibises and Spoonbills                 Ibis                                  Threskiornithidae

White Ibis                                    Ibis Blanco                      Eudocimus albus

White-faced Ibis                          Ibis de Clara Blanco        Plegadis chihi

Roseate Spoonbill                      Espàtula Rosada             Platalea ajaja

          Storks                                          Cigueñas                          Ciconiidae

Wood Stork                                Cigüeña Americana         Mycteria Americana

          New World Vultures                   Zopilotes                           Cathartidae

Black Vulture                              Zopilote Común               Coragyps atratus

Turkey Vulture                            Zopilote Aura                   Cathartes aura

          Ducks, Geese, & Swans            Patos y Ansares               Anatidae

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck     Pijije de ala Blanca           Dendrocyna autumnalis

Fulvous Whistling-Duck             Pijije Canelo                     Dendrocyna bicolor

Greater White-fronted Goose    Ganso Careto Mayor       Anser albifrons

Snow Goose (incl. Blue form)    Ganso Blanco                  Chen caerulescens

Ross' Goose                              Ganso de Ross                 Chen rossii

Canada Goose                           Ganso Canadiense          Branta Canadensis

Muscovy Duck                            Pato Real                        Cairina mochata

Gadwall                                      Pato Friso                        Anas strepera

American Wigeon                       Pato Chalcúan                Anas Americana

Mallard                                       Pato de Collar                  Anas platyrhynchos

"Mexican Duck"                          Pato Mexicano    Anas platyrhynchos novimexicanus

Mottled Duck                              Pato Tejano                    Anas fulvigula

Blue-winged Teal                       Cerceta de ala Azul        Anas discors

Cinnamon Teal                          Cerceta Canela              Anas cyanoptera

Northern Shoveler                Pato Cucharón Norteno       Anas clypeata

Northern Pintail                          Pato Golondrino             Anas acuta

Green-winged Teal                Cerceta de ala Verde         Anas crecca

Canvasback                               Pato Coacoxtle              Aythya valisineria

Redhead                               Pato de Cabeza Roja          Anas americana

Ring-necked Duck                 Pato de Pico Anillado         Anas collaris

Lesser Scaup                        Pato Boludo Menor             Anas affinis

Bufflehead                                  Pato Monja                    Bucephala albeola

Common Goldeneye     Pato Chillón de Ojos Dorados    Bucephala clangula

Ruddy Duck                               Pato Tepalcate               Oxyura jamaicensis

          Hawks, Kites, Eagles, & Allies    Gavilanes                        Accipitridae

Osprey,                                      Gavilán Pescador           Pandion haliaetus

Hook-billed Kite              Milano de Pico Ganchudo         Chondrohierax uncinatus

Swallow-tailed Kite                     Milano Tijereta               Elanoides forficatus

White-tailed Kite                  Milano de Cola Blanco          Elanus leucurus

Mississippi Kite                     Milano de Mississippi           Ictinia mississippiensis

Northern Harrier                         Gavilán Rastrero            Circus cyaneus

Sharp-shinned Hawk         Gavilán de Pecho Rufo          Accipiter striatus

Cooper's Hawk                          Gavilán de Cooper          Accipiter cooperii

Gray Hawk                                 Aguililla Gris                   Asturina nitidus

Harris's Hawk                             Aguililla de Harris           Parabuteo unicinctus

Red-shouldered Hawk        Aguililla de Pecho Rojo          Buteo lineatus

Broad-winged Hawk            Aguililla de ala Ancha            Buteo platypterus

Swainson's Hawk                 Aguililla de Swainson            Buteo swainsoni

White-tailed Hawk             Aguililla de Cola Blanca           Buteo albicaudatus

Zone-tailed Hawk                      Aguililla Aura                    Buteo albonotatus

Red-tailed Hawk                        Aguililla Cola Roja           Buteo jamaicensis

          Caracaras & Falcons                 Halcones                           Falconidae

Crested Caracara         Caracara Quebrantahuesos         Caracara cheriway

American Kestrel                   Cernícalo Americano           Falco sparverius

Merlin                                        Halcón Esmerejón            Falco columbarius

Peregrine Falcon                      Halcón Peregrino              Falco peregrinus

Prairie Falcon                           Halcón Mexicano              Falco mexicanus

          Curassows & Guans          Chachalacas                           Cracidae

Plain Chachalaca                    Chachalaca Común            Ortalis vetula

          New World Quail                  Codornices                     Odontophoridae

Northern Bobwhite                   Cordoniz Cotui                   Colinus virginianus

          Rails, Gallinules, & Coots   Rolitos y Rascones               Rallidae

Sora                                             Polluela Sora                  Porzana carolina

Common Moorhen           Gallineta de Frente Roja            Gallinula chloropus

American Coot                      Gallareta Americana              Fulica americana

          Plovers                                     Chorlos                               Charadriidae

Killdeer                                       Chorlos Tildío                   Charadrius vociferous

           Stilts & Avocets                      Candeleros                    Recurvirostridae

Black-necked Stilt                  Candelero Americano           Himantopus mexicanus

           Sandpipers & Phalaropes   Playeros y Chorletes       Scolopacidae

Greater Yellowlegs                     Patamarilla Mayor           Tringa melanoleuca

Solitary Sandpiper                      Playero Solitario              Tringa solitaria

Spotted Sandpiper                      Playero Alzacolita            Actitis macularia

Long-billed Curlew                      Zarapito Picolargo           Numenius americanus

Least Sandpiper                         Playerito Chichicuilote     Calidris minutilla

Long-billed Dowitcher           Costurero de Pico Largo       Limnodromus scolopaceus

Wilson’s Snipe                           Agachona de Wilson        Gallinago delicata         

          Gulls & Terns                 Gaviots y Charranes                  Laridae

Laughing Gull                             Gaviota Reidora               Larus atricilla

Ring-billed Gull                     Gaviota de Pico Anillado        Larus delawarensis

Caspian Tern                              Charrán Cáspico              Sterna caspia

Forster's Tern                           Charrán de Forster             Sterna forsteri

          Pigeons and Doves               Palomas                              Columbidae

Rock Pigeon                               Paloma Doméstica          Columba livia

Eurasian Collared-Dove              Paloma Turca                 Streptopelia decaocto

White-winged Dove                    Paloma de ala Blanca      Zenaida asiatica

Mourning Dove                           Paloma Huilota                Zenaida macroura

Inca Dove                                   Tórtola de Cola Larga      Columbina inca

Common Ground-Dove              Tórtola Común                 Columbina passerine

White-tipped Dove                      Paloma Arroyera              Leptotila verreauxi

          Parakeets & Parrots              Periquitos                           Psittacidae

Green Parakeet                          Perico Mexicano             Aratinga holochlora 

    Cuckoos, Roadrunners & Anis   Cucos y Cuclillos             Cuculidae    

Black-billed Cuckoo                    Cuco de Pico Negro        Coccyzus erythrophthalmus

Yellow-billed Cuckoo                 Cuco de Pico Amarillo      Coccyzus americanus

Greater Roadrunner                  Correcaminos Norteño     Geococcyx californianus

Groove-billed Ani                       Garrapatero Pijuy             Crotophaga sulcirostris

          Barn Owls                              Lechuzas                            Tytonidae

Barn Owl                                Lechuza de Campanorio      Tyto alba

          Typical Owls                         Tecolotes                             Strigidae

Eastern Screech-Owl                 Tecolote Oriental              Otus asio

Great Horned Owl                  Búho Cornudo Grande         Bubo virginianus

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl            Tecolotito Común             Glaucidium brasilianum

Elf Owl                                       Tecolote Enano                Micrathene whitneyi

Burrowing Owl                           Tecolote Llanero               Athene cunicularia

          Goatsuckers                         Tapacaminos                      Caprimulgidae

Lesser Nighthawk                      Chotacabras Menor          Chordeiles acutipennis

Common Nighthawk                  Chotacabras Zumbón       Chordeiles minor

Common Pauraque                   Chotacabras Paraque       Nyctidromus albicollis

Common Poorwill                      Tapcaminos Tevii              Phalaenoptilus nuttallii

          Swifts                                    Vencejos                              Apodidae

Chimney Swift                        Vencejo de Chimenea          Chaetura pelagica

          Hummingbirds                     Colibríes                              Trochilidae

Buff-bellied Hummingbird           Colibri Yucateco               Amazilia yucatanensis

Ruby-throated Hummingbird    Colibri Garganta Rubì         Archilochus colubris

Black-chinned Hummingbird   Colibri Garganta Morada     Archilochus alexandri

Rufous Hummingbird                    Zumbador Rufo              Selasphorus rufus

          Kingfishers                          Pescadores                         Alcedinidae

Ringed Kingfisher                 Martín Pescador de Collar     Ceryle torquatus

Belted Kingfisher                    Martín Pescador Norteño     Ceryle alcyon

Green Kingfisher                    Martín Pescador Verde        Chloroceryle americana

          Woodpeckers                       Carpinteros                           Picidae

Golden-fronted Woodpecker   Carpintero de Frente Dorado     Melanerpes aurifrons

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker     Chupasavia de Vientre Amarillo   Sphyrapicus varius

Ladder-backed Woodpecker      Carpintero Mexicano       Picoides scalaris

          Tyrant Flycatchers               Mosqueros                          Tyrannidae

Northern Beardless-Tyrannulet    Mosquero Lampiño       Camptostoma imberbe

Olive-sided Flycatcher               Pibí Boreal                       Contopus cooperi

Eastern Wood-Pewee                Pibí Oriental                    Contopus virens

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher     Mosquero de Vientre Amarillo   Empidonax flaviventris

Acadian Flycatcher                    Mosquero Verdoso          Empidonax virescens

Least Flycatcher                        Mosquero Mìnimo            Empidonax minimus

Black Phoebe                            Papamoscas Negro         Sayornis nigricans

Eastern Phoebe                         Papamoscas Fibí            Sayornis phoebe

Say's Phoebe                             Papamoscas Llanero      Sayornis saya

Vermilion Flycatcher                  Mosquero Cardenalito     Pyrocephalus rubinus

Ash-throated Flycatcher            Copetón Cenizo               Myiarchus cineruscens

Great Crested Flycatcher          Copetòn Viajero               Myiarchus crinitus

Brown-crested Flycatcher         Copetòn Tirano                Myiarchus tyrannulus

Great Kiskadee                          Luis Grande                    Pitangus sulphuratus

Couch's Kingbird                       Tirano Silbador                Tyrannus couchii

Western Kingbird                  Tirano de Bordes Blanco     Tyrannus verticalis

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher        Tirano-Tijereta Rosado      Tyrannus forficatus

         Shrikes                                 Alcaudónes                            Laniidae

Loggerhead Shrike                    Alcaudón Verdugo           Lanius ludovicianus

          Vireos                                  Vireos                                     Vireonidae

White-eyed Vireo                       Vireo de Ojo Blanco        Vireo griseus

Yellow-throated Vireo         Vireo de Garganta Amarillo    Vireo flavifrons

Blue-headed Vireo                     Vireo Solitario                 Vireo solitarius

Warbling Vireo                           Vireo Gorjeador               Vireo gilvus

Philadelphia Vireo                      Vireo de Filadelfia           Vireo philadelphicus

Red-eyed Vireo                          Vireo de Ojo Rojo           Vireo olivaceus

          Jays                                     Charas                                   Corvidae

Green Jay                                  Chara Verde                    Cyanocorax yncas

          Larks                                   Alondras                                Alaudidae

Horned Lark                               Alondra Cornuda             Eremophila alpestris

          Swallows                            Golondrinas                           Hirundinidae

Purple Martin                             Golondrina Azul-Negra    Progne subis

Tree Swallow                             Golondrina Bicolor          Tachycineta bicolor

Northern Rough-winged Swallow  Golondrina de ala Aserrada Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Bank Swallow                            Golondrina Ribereña       Riparia riparia

Cliff Swallow                              Golondrina Risquera       Petrochelidon pyrrhonota

Cave Swallow                            Golondrina Pueblera       Petrochelidon fulva

Barn Swallow                             Golondrina Tijereta         Hirundo rustica

          Titmice                        Carboneros Con Cresta                Paridae

Black-crested Titmouse      Carbonero de Cresta Negra  Baeolophus atricristatus

          Verdins                               Baloncillos                             Remizidae

Verdin                                         Balancillo                        Auriparus flaviceps

          Wrens                                 Saltaparedes                          Troglodytidae

Carolina Wren                          Saltapared de Carolina     Thryothorus ludovicianus

Bewick's Wren                          Saltapared de Bewick      Thryomanes bewickii

House Wren                             Saltapared Continental     Troglodytes aedon

Sedge Wren                              Saltapared Sabanero       Cistothorus platensis

Marsh Wren                               Saltapared Pantanero     Cistothorus palustris

          Kinglets                               Reyezuelos                            Regulidae

Golden-crowned Kinglet     Reyezuelo de Corona Dorado   Regulus satrapa

Ruby-crowned Kinglet           Reyezuelo de Corona Rojo    Regulus calendula

          Gnatcatchers                      Perlitas                                   Sylviidae

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher             Perlita Azul Gris                   Polioptila caerulea

          Thrushes                             Zorzales                                 Turdidae

Eastern Bluebird              Azulejo de Garganta Canela        Sialia sialis

Veery                                        Zorzal Rojizo                       Catharus fuscescens

Gray-cheeked Thrush              Zorzal de Cara Gris             Catharus minimus

Swainson's Thrush                   Zorzal de Swainson            Catharus ustulatus

Hermit Thrush                          Zorzal de Cola Rufa             Catharus guttatus

Wood Thrush                           Zorzal Maculado                   Hylocichla mustelina

Clay-colored Robin                  Mirlo Pardo                          Turdus grayi

American Robin                       Mirlo Primavera                   Turdus migratorius

          Mockingbirds & Thrashers    Cuitlacoches                      Mimidae

Gray Catbird                             Maullador Gris                     Dumetella carolinensis

Northern Mockingbird               Cenzontle Norteño              Mimus polyglottos

Long-billed Thrasher             Cuitlacoche de Pico Largo     Toxostoma longirostre

Curve-billed Thrasher           Cuitlacoche de Pico Curvo     Toxostoma curvirostre

          Starlings                             Estorninos                              Sturnidae

European Starling                     Estornino Europeo               Sturnus vulgaris

          Pipits                                   Bisbitas                                  Motacillidae

American Pipit                           Bisbita Americana               Anthus rubescens

Sprague's Pipit                          Bisbita Llanera                    Anthus spragueii

          Waxwings                           Chinitos                                 Bombycillidae

Cedar Waxwing                         Ampelis                               Bombycilla cedrorum

          Wood Warblers                  Chipes                                    Parulidae

Blue-winged Warbler                 Chipe de ala Azul               Vermivora pinus

Golden-winged Warbler            Chipe de ala Dorado           Vermivora chrysoptera

Tennessee Warbler                   Chipe Peregrino                 Vermivora peregrina

Orange-crowned Warbler          Chipe Oliváceo                   Vermivora celata

Nashville Warbler                      Chipe de Nashville             Vermivora ruficapilla

Northern Parula                         Parula Norteña                   Parula americana

Tropical Parula                          Parula Tropical                   Parula pitiayumi

Yellow Warbler                          Chipe Amarillo                    Dendroica petechia

Chestnut-sided Warbler      Chipe de Flanco Castaño         Dendroica pensylvanica

Magnolia Warbler                      Chipe de Magnolia             Dendroica magnolia

Yellow-rumped "Myrtle" Warbler   Chipe de Rabadilla Amarilla     Dendroica coronata     Yellow-rumped "Audubon's” Warbler   Chipe de Audubón   Dendroica c auduboni

Black-throated Gray Warbler     Chipe Negrogris                 Dendroica nigrescens

Black-throated Green Warbler   Chipe de Dorso Verde       Dendroica virens

Yellow-throated Warbler       Chipe de Garganta Amarilla    Dendroica dominica

Black-and-white Warbler            Chipe Trepador                 Mniotilta varia

American Redstart                     Chipe Flameante               Setophaga ruticilla

Ovenbird                                     Chipe Suelero                  Seiurus aurocapillus

Northern Waterthrush                Chipe Charquero               Seiurus noveboracensis

Kentucky Warbler                       Chipe Pattiludo                 Oporornis formosus

Mourning Warbler                       Chipe Llorón                     Oporonis philadelphia

Common Yellowthroat                Mascarita Común             Geothlypis trichas

Hooded Warbler                         Chipe Encapuchado          Wilsonia citrine

Wilson's Warbler                      Chipe de Corona Negra       Wilsonia pusilla

Canada Warbler                         Chipe de Collar                  Wilsonia canadensis

Yellow-breasted Chat                 Chipe de Pecho Amarillo   Icteria virens

          Tanagers                            Tangaras y Pirangas              Thraupidae

Summer Tanager                       Tanagara Roja                   Piranga rubra

Scarlet Tanager                          Tanagara Escarlata           Piranga olivacea

Western Tanager                Tanagara de Capucha Roja      Piranga ludoviciana

          Sparrows                            Gorriones                                Emberizidae

Olive Sparrow                             Gorrión Oliváceo               Arremonops rufivirgatus

Chipping Sparrow                  Gorrión de Ceja Blanca          Spizella passerine

Clay-colored Sparrow                 Gorrión Pálido                   Spizella pallida

Field Sparrow                             Gorrión Llanero                  Spizella pusilla

Vesper Sparrow                     Gorrión de Cola Blanca          Pooecetes gramineus

Lark Sparrow                              Gorrión Arlequín                Chondestes grammacus

Savannah Sparrow                     Gorrión Sabanero              Passerculus sandwichensis

Lincoln's Sparrow                       Gorrión de Lincoln             Melospiza lincolnii

White-crowned Sparrow      Gorrión de Corona Blanca        Zonotrichia leucophrys

          Cardinals & Allies       Picogordos y Colorines                Cardinalidae

Northern Cardinal                       Cardenal Norteño              Cardinalis cardinalis

Pyrrhuloxia                                 Cardenal Desértico            Cardinalis sinuatus

Rose-breasted Grosbeak      Picogordo de Pecho Rosa      Pheucticus ludovicianus

Blue Grosbeak                            Picogordo Azul                  Passerina caerulea

Indigo Bunting                             Colorín Azul                      Passerina cyanea

Painted Bunting                     Colorín de Siete Colores        Passerina ciris

Dickcissel                                    Arrocero Americano         Spiza americana

          Blackbirds & Orioles        Tordos y Bolseros                   Icteridae

Red-winged Blackbird                Tordo Sargento                 Agelaius phoeniceus

Eastern Meadowlark         Pradero de Tortilla con Chile      Sturnella magna

Western Meadowlark                  Pradero Occidental           Sturnella neglecta

Great-tailed Grackle                    Zanate Mexicano             Quiscalus mexicanus

Bronzed Cowbird                        Vaquero de Ojo Rojo        Molothrus aeneus

Brown-headed Cowbird         Vaquero de Cabeza Café      Molothrus ater

Orchard Oriole                             Bolsero Castaño              Icterus spurious

Hooded Oriole                           Bolsero Enmascarado       Icterus cucullatus

Altamira Oriole                             Bolsero de Altamira         Icterus gularis

Baltimore Oriole                           Bolsero de Baltimore       Icterus galbula

          Finches                              Dominiquitos                           Fringillidae

Lesser Goldfinch                 Dominico de Dorso Oscuro      Carduelis psaltria

American Goldfinch                     Dominico Americano       Carduelis tristis

          Old World Sparrows   Gorriones de Viejo Mundo           Passeridae

House Sparrow                            Gorrión Doméstico           Passer domesticus

 

 

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