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Tommy J. DeBardeleben

Maricopa County 2011 Year List

 

Ducks, Geese, and Swans

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck

Greater White-fronted Goose

Snow Goose

Ross's Goose

Cackling Goose*

Canada Goose

Tundra Swan*

Wood Duck

Gadwall

Eurasian Wigeon*

American Wigeon

Mallard

Blue-winged Teal

Cinnamon Teal

Northern Shoveler

Northern Pintail

Green-winged Teal

Canvasback

Redhead

Ring-necked Duck

Greater Scaup*

Lesser Scaup

Surf Scoter*

Bufflehead

Common Goldeneye

Hooded Merganser

Common Merganser

Red-breasted Merganser

Ruddy Duck

Quail

Gambel's Quail

Loons, Grebes, Pelicans, and Cormorants

Pacific Loon*

Common Loon

Red-necked Grebe*

Pied-billed Grebe

Horned Grebe*

Eared Grebe

Western Grebe

Clark's Grebe

Neotropic Cormorant

Double-crested Cormorant

American White Pelican

Brown Pelican

Bitterns, Herons, Ibis, and Spoonbills

Least Bittern

Great Blue Heron

Great Egret

Snowy Egret

Cattle Egret

Green Heron

Black-crowned Night-Heron

Glossy Ibis*

White-faced Ibis

Roseate Spoonbill*

Vultures

Black Vulture

Turkey Vulture

Hawks, Eagles, and Falcons

Osprey

White-tailed Kite

Bald Eagle

Northern Harrier

Sharp-shinned Hawk

Cooper's Hawk

Common Black-Hawk

Harris's Hawk

Red-shouldered Hawk*

Broad-winged Hawk*

Gray Hawk

Swainson's Hawk

Zone-tailed Hawk

Red-tailed Hawk

Ferruginous Hawk

Golden Eagle

American Kestrel

Merlin

Peregrine Falcon

Prairie Falcon

Rails, Coots, and Cranes

Clapper Rail

Virginia Rail

Sora

Common Gallinule

American Coot

Sandhill Crane

Shorebirds

Snowy Plover

Semipalmated Plover

Killdeer

Black-necked Stilt

American Avocet

Spotted Sandpiper

Solitary Sandpiper

Greater Yellowlegs

Lesser Yellowlegs

Willet

Long-billed Curlew

Sanderling

Semipalmated Sandpiper*

Western Sandpiper

Least Sandpiper

Baird's Sandpiper

Pectoral Sandpiper

Dunlin

Stilt Sandpiper

Short-billed Dowitcher*

Long-billed Dowitcher

Wilson's Snipe

Wilson's Phalarope

Red-necked Phalarope

Gulls and Terns

Black-legged Kittiwake*

Franklin's Gull

Mew Gull*

Ring-billed Gull

California Gull

Herring Gull*

Glaucous-winged Gull*

Caspian Tern

Black Tern

Common Tern*

Forster's Tern

Pigeons and Doves

Rock Pigeon

Band-tailed Pigeon

Eurasian Collared-Dove

White-winged Dove

Mourning Dove

Inca Dove

Common Ground-Dove

Ruddy Ground-Dove*

Lovebirds

Rosy-faced Lovebird

Cuckoos

Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Greater Roadrunner

Owls

Barn Owl

Western Screech-Owl

Great Horned Owl

Northern Pygmy-Owl

Elf Owl

Burrowing Owl

Long-eared Owl

Nightjars

Lesser Nighthawk

Common Poorwill

Swifts

White-throated Swift

Vaux's Swift

Hummingbirds

Black-chinned Hummingbird

Anna's Hummingbird

Costa's Hummingbird

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Rufous Hummingbird

Calliope Hummingbird*

Broad-billed Hummingbird*

Kingfishers

Belted Kingfisher

Woodpeckers

Lewis's Woodpecker

Acorn Woodpecker

Gila Woodpecker

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker*

Red-naped Sapsucker

Ladder-backed Woodpecker

Hairy Woodpecker

Northern Flicker

Gilded Flicker

Flycatchers

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Eastern Wood-Pewee*

Western Wood-Pewee

Willow Flycatcher

Hammond's Flycatcher

Gray Flycatcher

Dusky Flycatcher

Pacific-slope Flycatcher

Cordilleran Flycatcher

Black Phoebe

Eastern Phoebe*

Say's Phoebe

Vermilion Flycatcher

Dusky-capped Flycatcher*

Ash-throated Flycatcher

Brown-crested Flycatcher

Tropical Kingbird*

Cassin's Kingbird

Western Kingbird

Shrikes

Loggerhead Shrike

Vireos

Bell's Vireo

Gray Vireo

Plumbeous Vireo

Cassin's Vireo

Hutton's Vireo

Warbling Vireo

Jays, Crows, and Ravens

Steller's Jay

Western Scrub-Jay

Mexican Jay*

Common Raven

Larks

Horned Lark

Swallows

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Purple Martin

Tree Swallow

Violet-green Swallow

Bank Swallow

Barn Swallow

Cliff Swallow

Chickadees and Titmice

Mountain Chickadee*

Bridled Titmouse

Juniper Titmouse

Bushtits

Bushtit

Verdins

Verdin

Nuthatches and Creepers

Red-breasted Nuthatch

White-breasted Nuthatch

Pygmy Nuthatch*

Brown Creeper

Wrens

Cactus Wren

Rock Wren

Canyon Wren

Bewick's Wren

House Wren

Pacific Wren*

Winter Wren*

Marsh Wren

Gnatcatchers

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Black-tailed Gnatcatcher

Kinglets

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Thrushes

Eastern Bluebird*

Western Bluebird

Mountain Bluebird

Townsend's Solitaire

Swainson's Thrush

Hermit Thrush

Rufous-backed Robin*

American Robin

Mimics-Thrashers and Mockingbird

Northern Mockingbird

Sage Thrasher

Brown Thrasher*

Bendire's Thasher

Curve-billed Thrasher

Crissal Thrasher

Le Conte's Thrasher

Starlings

European Starling

Pipits

American Pipit

Waxwings and Silky Flycatchers

Cedar Waxwing

Phainopepla

Longspurs

Lapland Longspur*

McCown's Longspur*

Chestnut-collared Longspur

Warblers

Olive Warbler

Ovenbird*

Northern Waterthrush

Black-and-White Warbler*

Orange-crowned Warbler

Lucy's Warbler

Nashville Warbler

Virginia's Warbler

MacGillivray's Warbler

Common Yellowthroat

American Redstart*

Northern Parula*

Magnolia Warbler*

Yellow Warbler

Chestnut-sided Warbler*

Yellow-rumped Warbler (both Audubon's and Myrtle races)

Grace's Warbler

Black-throated Gray Warbler

Townsend's Warbler

Hermit Warbler

Wilson's Warbler

Red-faced Warbler*

Painted Redstart

Yellow-breasted Chat

Sparrows and Allies

Green-tailed Towhee

Spotted Towhee

Abert's Towhee

Canyon Towhee

Rufous-crowned Sparrow

Cassin's Sparrow*

Chipping Sparrow

Clay-colored Sparrow*

Brewer's Sparrow

Black-chinned Sparrow

Vesper Sparrow

Lark Sparrow

Black-throated Sparrow

Sage Sparrow

Lark Bunting

Savannah Sparrow

Grasshopper Sparrow*

Fox Sparrow (including two forms: Slate-colored and Red*)

Song Sparrow

Lincoln's Sparrow

Swamp Sparrow

White-throated Sparrow*

White-crowned Sparrow

Dark-eyed Junco

Tanagers

Hepatic Tanager

Summer Tanager

Western Tanager

Cardinals, Grosbeaks, Buntings, etc.

Northern Cardinal

Pyrrhuloxia*

Black-headed Grosbeak

Blue Grosbeak

Lazuli Bunting

Indigo Bunting

Dickcissel*

Icterids-Blackbirds, Meadowlarks, Orioles

Red-winged Blackbird

Eastern Meadowlark

Western Meadowlark

Yellow-headed Blackbird

Rusty Blackbird*

Brewer's Blackbird

Great-tailed Grackle

Bronzed Cowbird

Brown-headed Cowbird

Orchard Oriole*

Hooded Oriole

Bullock's Oriole

Scott's Oriole

Finches and Goldfinches

Cassin's Finch

House Finch

Red Crossbill

Pine Siskin

Lesser Goldfinch

Lawrence's Goldfinch

American Goldfinch

Weaver Finches

House Sparrow

 

313 species total for Maricopa County in 2011

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