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Bird of the Canadian Rockies
sorted by Latin Name  

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  Latin Name Name
Accipiter cooperii Hawk, Cooper's
Accipiter gentillis Goshawk, Northern
Accipiter striatus Hawk, Sharp-shinned
Actitis macularia Sandpiper, Spotted
Aechmophorus occidentalis Grebe, Western
Aegolius acadicus Owl, Northern Saw-whet
Aegolius funereus Owl, Boreal
Agelaius phoeniceus Blackbird, Red-winged
Aix sponsa Duck, Wood
Ammodramus leconteii Sparrow, Le Conte's
Anas acuta Pintail, Northern
Anas americana Wigeon, American
Anas clypeata Shoveler, Northern
Anas crecca Teal, Green-winged
Anas cyanoptera Teal, Cinnamon
Anas discors Teal, Blue-winged
Anas platyrhynchos Mallard
Anas strepera Gadwall
Anthus rubescens Pipit, American
Aphelocoma californica Jay, Western Scrub
Aquila chrysaetos Eagle, Golden
Ardea herodias Heron, Great Blue
Aythya affinis Scaup, Lesser
Aythya americana Redhead
Aythya collaris Duck, Ring-necked
Aythya valisineria Canvasback
Bombycilla cedrorum Waxwing, Cedar
Bombycilla garrulus Waxwing, Bohemian
Bonasa umbellus Grouse, Ruffed
Botaurus lentiginosus Bittern, American
Branta canadensis Goose, Canada
Bubo virginianus Owl, Great Horned
Bucephala albeola Bufflehead
Bucephala clangula Goldeneye, Common
Bucephala islandica Goldeneye, Barrow's
Buteo jamaicensis Hawk, Red-tailed
Buteo lagopus Hawk, Rough-legged
Buteo swainsoni Hawk, Swainson's
Calcarius lapponicus Longspur, Lapland
Calidris bairdii Sandpiper, Baird's
Calidris melanotos Sandpiper, Pectoral
Calidris minutilla Sandpiper, Least
Calidris pusilla Sandpiper, Semipalmated
Carduelis flammea Redpoll, Common
Carduelis hornemanni Redpoll, Hoary
Carduelis pinus Siskin, Pine
Carpodacus purpureus Finch, Purple
Catharus fuscescens Veery
Catharus guttatus Thrush, Hermit
Catharus ustulatus Thrush, Swainson's
Certhia americana Creeper, Brown
Ceryle alcyon Kingfisher, Belted
Charadrius vociferous Killdeer
Chen caerulescens Goose, Snow
Childonias niger Tern, Black
Chordeiles minor Nighthawk, Common
Cinclus mexicanus Dipper, American
Circus cyaneus Harrier, Northern
Clangula hyemalis Oldsquaw
Coccothraustes vespertinus Grosbeak, Evening
Colaptes auratus Flicker, Northern
Collumba livia Dove, Rock
Contopus borealis Flycatcher, Olive-sided
Contopus sordidulus Wood-peewee, Western
Corvus brachyrhynchos Crow, American
Corvus corax Raven, Common
Cyanocitta cristata Jay, Blue
Cyanocitta stelleri Jay, Steller's
Cygnus columianus Swan, Tundra (Whistling)
Cypseloides niger Swift, Black
Dendragapus obscurus Grouse, Blue
Dendroica coronata Warbler, Yellow-rumped
Dendroica magnolia Warbler, Magnolia
Dendroica petechia Warbler, Yellow
Dendroica striata Warbler, Blackpoll
Dendroica townsendi Warbler, Townsend's
Dryocopus pileatus Woodpecker, Pileated
Dumetella carolinensis Catbird, Gray
Empidonax alnorum Flycatcher, Alder
Empidonax hammondii Flycatcher, Hammond's
Empidonax minimus Flycatcher, Least
Empidonax oberholseri Flycatcher, Dusky
Empidonax traillii Flycatcher, Willow
Eremophila alpestris Lark, Horned
Euphagus carolinus Blackbird, Rusty
Euphagus cyanocephalus Blackbird, Brewer's
Falcipennis canadensis Grouse, Spruce
Falco columbarius Merlin
Falco mexicanus Falcon, Prairie
Falco sparverius Kestrel, American
Fulica americana Coot, American
Gallinago gallinago Snipe, Common
Gavia immer Loon, Common
Geothlypis trichas Yellowthroat, Common
Glaucidium gnoma Owl, Northern Pygmy
Gymnorhinus cyanocephalus Jay, Pinyon
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Eagle, Bald
Hirundo rustica Swallow, Barn
Histrionicus histrionicus Duck, Harlequin
Ixoreus naevius Thrush, Varied
Junco hyemalis Junco, Dark-eyed
Lagopus lagopus Ptarmigan, Willow
Lagopus leucurus Ptarmigan, White-tailed
Lanius excubitor Shrike, Northern
Larus argentatus Gull, Herring
Larus californicus Gull, California
Larus delawarensis Gull, Ring-billed
Larus philadelphia Gull, Bonaparte's
Leucosticte tephrocotis Rosy-finch, Gray-crowned
Limnodromus scolopaceus Dowitcher, Long-billed
Lophodytes cucullatus Merganser, Hooded
Loxia curvirostra Crossbill, Red
Loxia leucoptera Crossbill, White-winged
Melanerpes lewis Woodpecker, Lewis's
Melanitta fusca Scoter, White-winged
Melanitta perspicillata Scoter, Surf
Melospiza lincolnii Sparrow, Lincoln's
Melospiza melodia Sparrow, Song
Mergus merganser Merganser, Common
Mergus serrator Merganser, Red-breasted
Micropalama himantopus Sandpiper, Stilt
Molothrus ater Cowbird, Brown-headed
Myadestes townsendi Solitaire, Townsend's
Nucifraga columbiana Nutcracker, Clark's
Oporornis tolmiei Warbler, MacGillivray's
Oxyura jamaicensis Duck, Ruddy
Pandion haliaetus Osprey
Passarella iliaca Sparrow, Fox
Passer domesticus Sparrow, House
Passerculus sandwichensis Sparrow, Savannah
Passerina amoena Bunting, Lazuli
Perisoreus canadensis Jay, Gray/Canada (Whiskey Jack)
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Swallow, Cliff
Phalaropus lobatus Phalarope, Red-necked
Pica hudsonia Magpie, Black-billed
Picoides arcticus Woodpecker, Black-backed
Picoides pubescens Woodpecker, Downy
Picoides tridactylus Woodpecker, Three-toed
Picoides villosus Woodpecker, Hairy
Pinicola enucleator Grosbeak, Pine
Piranga ludoviciana Tanager, Western
Plectrophenax nivalis Bunting, Snow
Podiceps auritus Grebe, Horned
Podiceps grisegena Grebe, Red-necked
Podiceps nigricolli Grebe, Eared
Podilymbus podiceps Grebe, Pied-billed
Poecile atricapillus Chickadee, Black-capped
Poecile gambeli Chickadee, Mountain
Poecile hudsonicus Chickadee, Boreal
Poecile refescens Chickadee, Chestnut-backed
Pooecetes gramineus Sparrow, Vesper
Porzana carolina Sora
Recurvirostra americana Avocet, American
Regulus calendula Kinglet, Ruby-crowned
Regutus satrapa Kinglet, Golden-crowned
Riparia riparia Swallow, Bank
Salpinctes obsoletus Wren, Rock
Sayornis phoebe Phoebe, Eastern
Sayornis saya Phoebe, Say's
Seiurus aurocapillus Ovenbird
Seiurus noveboracensis Waterthrush, Northern
Selasphorus rufus Hummingbird, Rufous
Seterna hirundo Tern, Common
Setophaga ruticilla Redstart, American
Sialia currucoides Bluebird, Mountain
Sialia mexicana Bluebird, Western
Sitta canadensis Nuthatch, Red-breasted
Sitta carolinensis Nuthatch, White-breasted
Sphyrapicus nuchalis Sapsucker, Red-naped
Sphyrapicus varius Sapsucker, Yellow-bellied
Spizella breweri Sparrow, Brewer's
Spizella pallida Sparrow, Clay-colored
Spizella passerina Sparrow, Chipping
Steganopus tricolor Phalarope, Wilson's
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Swallow, Northern Rough Winged
Stellula calliope Hummingbird, Calliope
Strix nebulosa Owl, Great Gray
Strix varia Owl, Barred
Sturnella neglecta Meadowlark, Western
Sturnus vulgaris Starling, European
Surnia ulula Owl, Northern Hawk
Tachycineta bicolor Swallow, Tree
Tachycineta thalassina Swallow, Violet-green
Tringa flavipes Yellowlegs, Lesser
Tringa melanoleuca Yellowlegs, Greater
Tringa solitaria Sandpiper, Solitary
Troglodytes aedon Wren, House
Troglodytes troglodytes Wren, Winter
Turdus migratorius Robin, American
Tympanuchus phasianellus Grouse, Sharp-tailed
Tyrannus tyrannus Kingbird, Eastern
Tyrannus verticalis Kingbird, Western
Vermivora celata Warbler, Orange-crowned
Vermivora peregrina Warbler, Tennessee
Vireo gilvus Vireo, Warbling
Vireo olivaceous Vireo, Red-eyed
Vireo solitarius Vireo, Blue-headed
Wilsonia pusilla Warbler, Wilson's
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Blackbird, Yellow-headed
Zenaida macroura Dove, Mourning
Zonotrichia albicollis Sparrow, White-throated
Zonotrichia atricapilla Sparrow, Golden-crowned
Zonotrichia leucophrys Sparrow, White-crowned

All Material Ward Cameron 2005