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Animalia > Chordata > Vertebrata > Aves
Afrikaans   Voël
Breton   Gup, Evn
Welsh   Aderyn
Danish   Grib (Fugl), Fugl
German   Vögel
Greek, Modern   Πτηνό
English   Birds, Magnificent Frigatebird
Spanish   Aves, Ave
Estonian   Linnud
Finnish   Linnut
French   Vautour, Oiseau, Oiseaux
Irish   Éan
Croatian   Ptice
Hungarian   Madár
Indonesian   Unggas
Italian   Aves, Uccelli
Latin   Avis
Lithuanian   Paukščiai
Malay   Burung
Dutch   Vogels
Norwegian   Fuglar, Fugler
Occitan   Ausèls
Romanian   Pasăre
Slovene   Ptiči
Swedish   Fåglar

Hawk

 


Ducks / Geese / Screamers / Swans / Waterfow

 


Swifts / Hummingbird

 


Bucerotiformes

 


Shore Birds / Gulls / Alcids / Plovers / Oystercatchers / Auk

 


Stork

 


 


Colie

 


 


Doves / Pigeon

 


Kingfishers / Roller

 


Craciformes

 


Cuckoo

 


Falcons / Falconiform

 


 


Galbuliformes

 


Fowls / Gallinaceous Bird

 


Loon

 


 


Cranes / Rail

 


Musophagiformes

 


 


Perching Bird

 


Pelicans / Ibises / Heron

 


Tropicbird

 


 


Flamingo

 


 


Pic-Bois

 


Grebe

 


 


Tube-Nosed Swimmer

 


Parrot

 


 


Sandgrous

 


 


Penguin

 


 


Owls / Goatsucker

 


Rheas / Kiwis / Cassowaires / Emus / Ostriche

 


Cormorant

 


Tinamou

 


 


Trogon

 


 


Upupiformes

 


 


Experts

Alan P. Peterson, M.D. (PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999)

Richard C. Banks (Chief, Bird Section, U.S.G.S. - B.R.D. - P.W.R.C.)

Publications

Resource Publication, no. 166 (79); Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada (Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner, 1987)

Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada (); (Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes, 2003)

Sources

NODC Taxonomic Code (database : )

Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, many versions (website : See each bird order for the version of zoonomen available at the time ITIS updated that order. In the case of Passeriformes, family-level versions are cited)

Photos from the internet

 


Top 100 Photos of birds


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Random Birds


Marine life

hi-res macro photography

Random fact

Being a bird of prey, it is unusual that the Gypohierax feeds mainly on the fruit of the oil-palm.