FLORIDA ONITHOLOGICAL SOCIETY

BIRD CHECKLIST

What is the Bird Checklist?

This is the formal list of modern bird species that have occurred in Florida by natural appearance or by establishment as an exotic. The base list is the Checklist of Florida Birds, pp. 255-260 in Robertson & Woolfenden (1992), as updated by final decisions of the Florida Ornithological Society’s Records Committee. Status = Review species (Review), established exotics (Exotic); extinct or extirpated native species (Extinct) and disestablished exotics (Disestablished Exotic). Extinct species do not reduce the size of the Florida list, but a disestablished exotic species does. A distinctive member of a subspecies group may be added to the list for review purposes (see below), but it shall not be counted on the list beyond the species’ presence there. Review species should be documented when detected in Florida and submitted to the FOSRC for review. In addition, documentation should be submitted to the FOSRC for any species detected in Florida believed to have occurred naturally or to have escaped, but not appearing in the main list below or in its formatted download versions.

Currently, there are 552 total taxa of which 11 are subspecies, four are extinct, and one is a disestablished exotic leaving 536 extant species. Of these 536 species 17 are established exotics. One-hundred seventy-eight (178) taxa should be reported for review.

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Species Subspecies Name Scientific name Family Status Review
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis ANATIDAE Native species
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor ANATIDAE Native species
Snow Goose Anser caerulescens ANATIDAE Native species
Ross's Goose Anser rossii ANATIDAE Native species
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons ANATIDAE Native species
Brant Branta bernicla ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Canada Goose Branta canadensis ANATIDAE Native species
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiacus ANATIDAE Exotic
Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata ANATIDAE Exotic
Wood Duck Aix sponsa ANATIDAE Native species
Blue-winged Teal Spatula discors ANATIDAE Native species
Cinnamon Teal Spatula cyanoptera ANATIDAE Native species
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata ANATIDAE Native species
Gadwall Mareca strepera ANATIDAE Native species
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope ANATIDAE Native species
American Wigeon Mareca americana ANATIDAE Native species
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos ANATIDAE Native species
American Black Duck Anas rubripes ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula ANATIDAE Native species
White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Northern Pintail Anas acuta ANATIDAE Native species
Green-winged Teal Anas crecca ANATIDAE Native species
Green-winged Teal "Common Teal" A.c. crecca ANATIDAE Native subspecies Yes
Canvasback Aythya valisineria ANATIDAE Native species
Redhead Aythya americana ANATIDAE Native species
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris ANATIDAE Native species
Greater Scaup Aythya marila ANATIDAE Native species
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis ANATIDAE Native species
King Eider Somateria spectabilis ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Common Eider Somateria mollissima ANATIDAE Native species
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata ANATIDAE Native species
White-winged Scoter Melanitta deglandi ANATIDAE Native species
Black Scoter Melanitta americana ANATIDAE Native species
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis ANATIDAE Native species
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola ANATIDAE Native species
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula ANATIDAE Native species
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus ANATIDAE Native species
Common Merganser Mergus merganser ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator ANATIDAE Native species
Masked Duck Nomonyx dominicus ANATIDAE Native species Yes
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis ANATIDAE Native species
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus ODONTOPHORIDAE Native species
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo PHASIANIDAE Native species
American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber PHOENICOPTERIDAE Native species
Least Grebe Tachybaptus dominicus PODICIPEDIDAE Native species Yes
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps PODICIPEDIDAE Native species
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus PODICIPEDIDAE Native species
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena PODICIPEDIDAE Native species Yes
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis PODICIPEDIDAE Native species
Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis PODICIPEDIDAE Native species Yes
Rock Pigeon Columba livia COLUMBIDAE Exotic
Scaly-naped Pigeon Patagioenas squamosa COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
White-crowned Pigeon Patagioenas leucocephala COLUMBIDAE Native species
Band-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas fasciata COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto COLUMBIDAE Exotic
Passenger Pigeon Ectopistes migratorius COLUMBIDAE Extinct
Inca Dove Columbina inca COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina COLUMBIDAE Native species
Ruddy Quail-Dove Geotrygon montana COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
Key West Quail-Dove Geotrygon chrysia COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica COLUMBIDAE Native species
Zenaida Dove Zenaida aurita COLUMBIDAE Native species Yes
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura COLUMBIDAE Native species
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani CUCULIDAE Native species
Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris CUCULIDAE Native species
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus CUCULIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus CUCULIDAE Native species
Mangrove Cuckoo Coccyzus minor CUCULIDAE Native species
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus CUCULIDAE Native species
Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis CAPRIMULGIDAE Native species
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor CAPRIMULGIDAE Native species
Antillean Nighthawk Chordeiles gundlachii CAPRIMULGIDAE Native species
Chuck-will's-widow Antrostomus carolinensis CAPRIMULGIDAE Native species
Eastern Whip-poor-will Antrostomus vociferus CAPRIMULGIDAE Native species
White-collared Swift Streptoprocne zonaris APODIDAE Native species Yes
Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica APODIDAE Native species
Vaux's Swift Chaetura vauxi APODIDAE Native species Yes
White-throated Swift Aeronautes saxatalis APODIDAE Native species Yes
Antillean Palm-Swift Tachornis phoenicobia APODIDAE Native species Yes
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris TROCHILIDAE Native species
Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri TROCHILIDAE Native species
Bahama Woodstar Nesophlox evelynae TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Calliope Hummingbird Selasphorus calliope TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus TROCHILIDAE Native species
Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Broad-tailed Hummingbird Selasphorus platycercus TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
White-eared Hummingbird Basilinna leucotis TROCHILIDAE Native species Yes
Buff-bellied Hummingbird Amazilia yucatanensis TROCHILIDAE Native species
King Rail Rallus elegans RALLIDAE Native species
Clapper Rail Rallus crepitans RALLIDAE Native species
Virginia Rail Rallus limicola RALLIDAE Native species
Sora Porzana carolina RALLIDAE Native species
Common Gallinule Gallinula galeata RALLIDAE Native species
American Coot Fulica americana RALLIDAE Native species
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinicus RALLIDAE Native species
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio RALLIDAE Exotic
Yellow Rail Coturnicops noveboracensis RALLIDAE Native species Yes
Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis RALLIDAE Native species
Limpkin Aramus guarauna ARAMIDAE Native species
Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis GRUIDAE Native species
Whooping Crane Grus americana GRUIDAE Native species
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus RECURVIROSTRIDAE Native species
American Avocet Recurvirostra americana RECURVIROSTRIDAE Native species
American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus HAEMATOPODIDAE Native species
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus CHARADRIIDAE Native species Yes
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola CHARADRIIDAE Native species
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica CHARADRIIDAE Native species
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva CHARADRIIDAE Native species Yes
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus CHARADRIIDAE Native species
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus CHARADRIIDAE Native species
Piping Plover Charadrius melodus CHARADRIIDAE Native species
Lesser Sand-Plover Charadrius mongolus CHARADRIIDAE Native species Yes
Greater Sand-Plover Charadrius leschenaultii CHARADRIIDAE Native species Yes
Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia CHARADRIIDAE Native species
Mountain Plover Charadrius montanus CHARADRIIDAE Native species Yes
Snowy Plover Charadrius nivosus CHARADRIIDAE Native species
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Red Knot Calidris canutus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Surfbird Calidris virgata SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Ruff Calidris pugnax SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Sanderling Calidris alba SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Dunlin Calidris alpina SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
American Woodcock Scolopax minor SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Gray-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Willet Tringa semipalmata SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus SCOLOPACIDAE Native species
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius SCOLOPACIDAE Native species Yes
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki STERCORARIIDAE Native species
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus STERCORARIIDAE Native species
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus STERCORARIIDAE Native species Yes
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus STERCORARIIDAE Native species Yes
Dovekie Alle alle ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Common Murre Uria aalge ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Razorbill Alca torda ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Long-billed Murrelet Brachyramphus perdix ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Ancient Murrelet Synthliboramphus antiquus ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica ALCIDAE Native species Yes
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla LARIDAE Native species Yes
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini LARIDAE Native species
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia LARIDAE Native species Yes
Gray-hooded Gull Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus LARIDAE Native species Yes
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus LARIDAE Native species Yes
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus LARIDAE Native species
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla LARIDAE Native species
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan LARIDAE Native species Yes
Belcher's Gull Larus belcheri LARIDAE Native species Yes
Black-tailed Gull Larus crassirostris LARIDAE Native species Yes
Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni LARIDAE Native species
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis LARIDAE Native species Yes
California Gull Larus californicus LARIDAE Native species
Herring Gull Larus argentatus LARIDAE Native species Yes
Herring Gull "Vega Gull" L. a. vegae LARIDAE Native subspecies
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides LARIDAE Native species Yes
Iceland Gull "Nominate Iceland Gull" L. g. glaucoides LARIDAE Native subspecies Yes
Iceland Gull "Thayer's Gull" L. g. thayeri LARIDAE Native subspecies
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus LARIDAE Native species Yes
Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus LARIDAE Native species
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus LARIDAE Native species
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus LARIDAE Native species Yes
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus LARIDAE Native species
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus LARIDAE Native species
Black Noddy Anous minutus LARIDAE Native species
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscata LARIDAE Native species
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus LARIDAE Native species
Least Tern Sternula antillarum LARIDAE Native species
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica LARIDAE Native species
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia LARIDAE Native species
Black Tern Chlidonias niger LARIDAE Native species
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii LARIDAE Native species
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LARIDAE Native species
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea LARIDAE Native species
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri LARIDAE Native species
Royal Tern Thalasseus maxima LARIDAE Native species
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis LARIDAE Native species Yes
Sandwich Tern "Cayenne Tern" T. s. eurygnathus LARIDAE Native subspecies Yes
Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans LARIDAE Native species
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger LARIDAE Native species
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus PHAETHONTIDAE Native species Yes
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus PHAETHONTIDAE Native species
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata GAVIIDAE Native species Yes
Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica GAVIIDAE Native species
Common Loon Gavia immer GAVIIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-nosed Albatross Thalassarche chlororhynchos DIOMEDEIDAE Native species
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus OCEANITIDAE Native species Yes
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus HYDROBATIDAE Native species
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa HYDROBATIDAE Native species
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro HYDROBATIDAE Native species Yes
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata PROCELLARIIDAE Native species Yes
Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulweri PROCELLARIIDAE Native species Yes
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Ardenna pacifica PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Short-tailed Shearwater Ardenna tenuirostris PROCELLARIIDAE Native species Yes
Sooty Shearwater Ardenna griseus PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Great Shearwater Ardenna gravis PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri PROCELLARIIDAE Native species
Wood Stork Mycteria americana CICONIIDAE Native species
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens FREGATIDAE Native species Yes
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra SULIDAE Native species
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster SULIDAE Native species
Red-footed Booby Sula sula SULIDAE Native species Yes
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus SULIDAE Native species
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga ANHINGIDAE Native species Yes
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo PHALACROCORACIDAE Native species
Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus PHALACROCORACIDAE Native species
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus PHALACROCORACIDAE Native species
American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos PELECANIDAE Native species
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis PELECANIDAE Native species
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus ARDEIDAE Native species
Least Bittern Ixobrychus exilis ARDEIDAE Native species
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias ARDEIDAE Native species
Great Egret Ardea alba ARDEIDAE Native species
Snowy Egret Egretta thula ARDEIDAE Native species
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea ARDEIDAE Native species
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor ARDEIDAE Native species
Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens ARDEIDAE Native species
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis ARDEIDAE Native species
Green Heron Butorides virescens ARDEIDAE Native species
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax ARDEIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea ARDEIDAE Native species
White Ibis Eudocimus albus THRESKIORNITHIDAE Native species
Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber THRESKIORNITHIDAE Native species
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus THRESKIORNITHIDAE Native species
White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi THRESKIORNITHIDAE Native species
Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja THRESKIORNITHIDAE Native species
Black Vulture Coragyps atratus CATHARTIDAE Native species
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura CATHARTIDAE Native species
Osprey Pandion haliaetus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Double-toothed Kite Harpagus bidentatus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Northern Harrier Circus hudsonius ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
American Goshawk Accipiter atricapillus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
Zone-tailed Hawk Buteo albonotatus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species Yes
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Red-tailed Hawk "Harlan's Hawk" Buteo jamaicensis harlani ACCIPITRIDAE Native subspecies Yes
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Ferruginous Hawk Buteo regalis ACCIPITRIDAE Native species
Barn Owl Tyto alba TYTONIDAE Native species Yes
Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus STRIGIDAE Native species
Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio STRIGIDAE Native species
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus STRIGIDAE Native species Yes
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiaca STRIGIDAE Native species Yes
Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia STRIGIDAE Native species
Barred Owl Strix varia STRIGIDAE Native species Yes
Long-eared Owl Asio otus STRIGIDAE Native species
Stygian Owl Asio stygius STRIGIDAE Native species
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus STRIGIDAE Native species Yes
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus STRIGIDAE Native species
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon ALCEDINIDAE Native species
Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus PICIDAE Native species
Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons PICIDAE Native species
Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus PICIDAE Native species
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius PICIDAE Native species
Downy Woodpecker Dryobates pubescens PICIDAE Native species
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Dryobates borealis PICIDAE Native species
Hairy Woodpecker Dryobates villosus PICIDAE Native species
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus PICIDAE Native species Yes
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus PICIDAE Native species
Ivory-billed Woodpecker Campephilus principalis PICIDAE Extinct Yes
Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway FALCONIDAE Native species
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus FALCONIDAE Native species
American Kestrel Falco sparverius FALCONIDAE Native species
American Kestrel "Cuban American Kestrel" F. s. sparveroides FALCONIDAE Native subspecies
Merlin Falco columbarius FALCONIDAE Native species
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus FALCONIDAE Native species
Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus PSITTACIDAE Exotic
Carolina Parakeet Conuropsis carolinensis PSITTACIDAE Extinct
Nanday Parakeet Aratinga nenday PSITTACIDAE Exotic Yes
Mitred Parakeet Psittacara mitratus PSITTACIDAE Exotic
White-winged Parakeet Brotogeris versicolurus PSITTACIDAE Exotic
Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus PSITTACULIDAE Disestablished Exotic
Elaenia species Elaenia sp. TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Ash-throated Flycatcher Myiarchus cinerascens TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Brown-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus tyrannulus TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
La Sagra's Flycatcher Myiarchus sagrae TYRANNIDAE Native species
Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher Myiodynastes luteiventris TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Piratic Flycatcher Legatus leucophaius TYRANNIDAE Native species
Variegated Flycatcher Empidonomus varius TYRANNIDAE Native species
Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus TYRANNIDAE Native species
Cassin's Kingbird Tyrannus vociferans TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Western Kingbird Tyrannus verticalis TYRANNIDAE Native species
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Gray Kingbird Tyrannus dominicensis TYRANNIDAE Native species
Loggerhead Kingbird Tyrannus caudifasciatus TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus TYRANNIDAE Native species
Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savanna TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Western Wood-Pewee Contopus sordidulus TYRANNIDAE Native species
Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Cuban Pewee Contopus caribaeus TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris TYRANNIDAE Native species
Acadian Flycatcher Empidonax virescens TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Alder Flycatcher Empidonax alnorum TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Willow Flycatcher Empidonax traillii TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Least Flycatcher Empidonax minimus TYRANNIDAE Native species
Hammond's Flycatcher Empidonax hammondii TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Western Flycatcher Empidonax difficilis TYRANNIDAE Native species
Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans TYRANNIDAE Native species
Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe TYRANNIDAE Native species
Say's Phoebe Sayornis saya TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Vermilion Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus TYRANNIDAE Native species Yes
Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus LANIIDAE Native species
White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus VIREONIDAE Native species
Thick-billed Vireo Vireo crassirostris VIREONIDAE Native species
Cuban Vireo Vireo gundlachii VIREONIDAE Native species
Bell's Vireo Vireo bellii VIREONIDAE Native species
Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons VIREONIDAE Native species
Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius VIREONIDAE Native species Yes
Philadelphia Vireo Vireo philadelphicus VIREONIDAE Native species
Warbling Vireo Vireo gilvus VIREONIDAE Native species
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus VIREONIDAE Native species
Yellow-green Vireo Vireo flavoviridis VIREONIDAE Native species
Black-whiskered Vireo Vireo altiloquus VIREONIDAE Native species
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata CORVIDAE Native species
Florida Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma coerulescens CORVIDAE Native species
American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos CORVIDAE Native species
Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus CORVIDAE Native species Yes
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris ALAUDIDAE Native species Yes
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia HIRUNDINIDAE Native species Yes
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Bahama Swallow Tachycineta cyaneoviridis HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina HIRUNDINIDAE Native species Yes
Mangrove Swallow Tachycineta albilinea HIRUNDINIDAE Native species Yes
Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Purple Martin Progne subis HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Southern Martin Progne elegans HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Cuban Martin Progne cryptoleuca HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Cave Swallow Petrochelidon fulva HIRUNDINIDAE Native species
Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis PARIDAE Native species
Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor PARIDAE Native species
Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis SITTIDAE Native species Yes
White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis SITTIDAE Native species
Brown-headed Nuthatch Sitta pusilla SITTIDAE Native species
Brown Creeper Certhia americana CERTHIIDAE Native species
Rock Wren Salpinctes obsoletus TROGLODYTIDAE Native species
Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii TROGLODYTIDAE Native species
Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus TROGLODYTIDAE Native species Yes
House Wren Troglodytes aedon TROGLODYTIDAE Native species
Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis TROGLODYTIDAE Native species
Sedge Wren Cistothorus platensis TROGLODYTIDAE Native species
Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris TROGLODYTIDAE Native species
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea POLIOPTILIDAE Native species Yes
Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus PYCNONOTIDAE Exotic Yes
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa REGULIDAE Native species
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula REGULIDAE Native species Yes
European Robin Erithacus rubecula REGULIDAE Native species Yes
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe MUSCICAPIDAE Native species
Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis TURDIDAE Native species
Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides TURDIDAE Native species Yes
Townsend's Solitaire Myadestes townsendi TURDIDAE Native species
Veery Catharus fuscescens TURDIDAE Native species
Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus TURDIDAE Native species
Bicknell's Thrush Catharus bicknelli TURDIDAE Native species
Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus TURDIDAE Native species Yes
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus TURDIDAE Native species Yes
Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina TURDIDAE Native species
American Robin Turdus migratorius TURDIDAE Native species Yes
Red-legged Thrush Turdus plumbeus TURDIDAE Native species
Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius TURDIDAE Native species Yes
Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis MIMIDAE Native species Yes
Curve-billed Thrasher Toxostoma curvirostre MIMIDAE Native species
Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum MIMIDAE Native species
Sage Thrasher Oreoscoptes montanus MIMIDAE Native species
Bahama Mockingbird Mimus gundlachii MIMIDAE Native species
Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos MIMIDAE Native species
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris STURNIDAE Exotic
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis STURNIDAE Exotic
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum BOMBYCILLIDAE Native species Yes
Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata ESTRILDIDAE Exotic Yes
Tricolored Munia Lonchura malacca ESTRILDIDAE Exotic
House Sparrow Passer domesticus PASSERIDAE Exotic Yes
Eastern Yellow Wagtail Moticilla tschutschensis MOTACILLIDAE Native species Yes
White Wagtail Motacilla alba MOTACILLIDAE Native species
American Pipit Anthus rubescens MOTACILLIDAE Native species
Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii MOTACILLIDAE Native species Yes
Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus FRINGILLIDAE Native species Yes
House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus FRINGILLIDAE Exotic
Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus FRINGILLIDAE Native species Yes
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea FRINGILLIDAE Native species
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra FRINGILLIDAE Native species Yes
Pine Siskin Spinus pinus FRINGILLIDAE Native species Yes
Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria FRINGILLIDAE Native species Yes
American Goldfinch Spinus tristis FRINGILLIDAE Native species Yes
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus CALCARIIDAE Native species
Chestnut-collared Longspur Calcarius ornatus CALCARIIDAE Native species
Smith's Longspur Calcarius pictus CALCARIIDAE Native species
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis CALCARIIDAE Native species Yes
Bachman's Sparrow Peucaea aestivalis PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Grasshopper Sparrow Ammodramus savannarum PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Grasshopper Sparrow "Florida Grasshopper Sparrow" Ammodramus savannarum floridanus PASSERELLIDAE Native subspecies
Black-throated Sparrow Amphispiza bilineata PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca PASSERELLIDAE Native species
American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Dark-eyed Junco "Oregon Junco" J. h. oreganus group PASSERELLIDAE Native subspecies
White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Golden-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia atricapilla PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Harris's Sparrow Zonotrichia querula PASSERELLIDAE Native species
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
LeConte's Sparrow Ammospiza leconteii PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Seaside Sparrow Ammospiza maritimus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Nelson's Sparrow Ammospiza nelsoni PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Saltmarsh Sparrow Ammospiza caudacutus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Henslow's Sparrow Centronyx henslowii PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana PASSERELLIDAE Native species Yes
Green-tailed Towhee Pipilo chlorurus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus PASSERELLIDAE Native species
Western Spindalis Spindalis zena SPINDALIDAE Native species
Western Spindalis "Cuban Western Spindalis" Spindalis zena pretrei SPINDALIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens ICTERIIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus ICTERIDAE Native species
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus ICTERIDAE Native species Yes
Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna ICTERIDAE Native species Yes
Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta ICTERIDAE Native species
Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius ICTERIDAE Native species
Hooded Oriole Icterus cucullatus ICTERIDAE Native species Yes
Bullock's Oriole Icterus bullockii ICTERIDAE Native species
Spot-breasted Oriole Icterus pectoralis ICTERIDAE Exotic Yes
Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula ICTERIDAE Native species
Scott's Oriole Icterus parisorum ICTERIDAE Native species
Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus ICTERIDAE Native species
Tawny-shouldered Blackbird Agelaius humeralis ICTERIDAE Native species
Shiny Cowbird Molothrus bonariensis ICTERIDAE Native species
Bronzed Cowbird Molothrus aeneus ICTERIDAE Native species
Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater ICTERIDAE Native species
Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus ICTERIDAE Native species
Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus ICTERIDAE Native species
Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula ICTERIDAE Native species
Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major ICTERIDAE Native species
Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla PARULIDAE Native species
Worm-eating Warbler Helmitheros vermivorum PARULIDAE Native species
Louisiana Waterthrush Parkesia motacilla PARULIDAE Native species
Northern Waterthrush Parkesia noveboracenis PARULIDAE Native species
Bachman's Warbler Vermivora bachmanii PARULIDAE Extinct
Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera PARULIDAE Native species
Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora cyanoptera PARULIDAE Native species
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia PARULIDAE Native species
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea PARULIDAE Native species
Swainson's Warbler Limnothlypis swainsonii PARULIDAE Native species
Tennessee Warbler Leiothlypis peregrina PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Orange-crowned Warbler Leiothlypis celata PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Nashville Warbler Leiothlypis ruficapilla PARULIDAE Native species
Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis PARULIDAE Native species
MacGillivray's Warbler Geothlypis tolmiei PARULIDAE Native species
Mourning Warbler Geothlypis Philadelphia PARULIDAE Native species
Kentucky Warbler Geothlypis formosa PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas PARULIDAE Native species
Hooded Warbler Setophaga citrina PARULIDAE Native species
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla PARULIDAE Native species
Kirtland's Warbler Setophaga kirtlandii PARULIDAE Native species
Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina PARULIDAE Native species
Cerulean Warbler Setophaga cerulea PARULIDAE Native species
Northern Parula Setophaga americana PARULIDAE Native species
Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia PARULIDAE Native species
Bay-breasted Warbler Setophaga castanea PARULIDAE Native species
Blackburnian Warbler Setophaga fusca PARULIDAE Native species
Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia PARULIDAE Native species
Chestnut-sided Warbler Setophaga pensylvanica PARULIDAE Native species
Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata PARULIDAE Native species
Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum PARULIDAE Native species
Pine Warbler Setophaga pinus PARULIDAE Native species
Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Yellow-rumped Warbler "Audubon's Warbler" S. c.auduboni group PARULIDAE Native subspecies Yes
Yellow-throated Warbler Setophaga dominica PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Prairie Warbler Setophaga discolor PARULIDAE Native species Yes
Black-throated Gray Warbler Setophaga nigrescens PARULIDAE Native species
Townsend's Warbler Setophaga townsendi PARULIDAE Native species
Hermit Warbler Setophaga occidentalis PARULIDAE Native species
Golden-cheeked Warbler Setophaga chrysoparia PARULIDAE Native species
Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens PARULIDAE Native species
Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis PARULIDAE Native species
Wilson's Warbler Cardellina pusilla PARULIDAE Native species
Summer Tanager Piranga rubra CARDINALIDAE Native species
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea CARDINALIDAE Native species Yes
Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana CARDINALIDAE Native species
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis CARDINALIDAE Native species Yes
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus CARDINALIDAE Native species
Black-headed Grosbeak Pheucticus melanocephalus CARDINALIDAE Native species Yes
Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea CARDINALIDAE Native species
Lazuli Bunting Passerina amoena CARDINALIDAE Native species
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea CARDINALIDAE Native species Yes
Varied Bunting Passerina versicolor CARDINALIDAE Native species Yes
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris CARDINALIDAE Native species Yes
Dickcissel Spiza americana CARDINALIDAE Native species
Red-legged Honeycreeper Cyanerpes cyaneus THRAUPIDAE Native species Yes
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola THRAUPIDAE Native species
Yellow-faced Grassquit Tiaris olivaceus THRAUPIDAE Native species
Black-faced Grassquit Tiaris bicolor THRAUPIDAE Native species
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Michelle Davis

(2023)

Larry Manfredi

(2027)

Michael Brothers

(2025)

Andy Kratter

(2028)

Mitchell Davis

(2026)

John Groskopf

(2029)

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