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Number of species: 615        Images of 615 species
Number of endemics: 11
Number of breeding endemics: 7
Number of globally threatened species: 52
Number of introduced species: 12
Data reviewed: 2004-01-24
 
GAVIIFORMES: Gaviidae
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica
Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica
Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans
Short-tailed Albatross Phoebastria albatrus Vulnerable
Laysan Albatross Phoebastria immutabilis Vulnerable
Black-footed Albatross Phoebastria nigripes Endangered
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Providence Petrel Pterodroma solandri Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta Rare/Accidental
Hawaiian Petrel Pterodroma sandwichensis Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Juan Fernandez Petrel Pterodroma externa Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
White-necked Petrel Pterodroma cervicalis Rare/Accidental
Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca
Black-winged Petrel Pterodroma nigripennis Rare/Accidental
Stejneger's Petrel Pterodroma longirostris Vulnerable
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii
Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus
Buller's Shearwater Puffinus bulleri Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Near-threatened
Short-tailed Shearwater Puffinus tenuirostris
Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis Rare/Accidental
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Rare/Accidental
Least Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma microsoma Rare/Accidental
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa
Swinhoe's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma monorhis
Tristram's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma tristrami Near-threatened
Matsudaira's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma matsudairae Breeding endemic Data deficient
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma furcata
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus Rare/Accidental
Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra
Red-footed Booby Sula sula
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Japanese Cormorant Phalacrocorax capillatus
Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus
Red-faced Cormorant Phalacrocorax urile
Little Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax melanoleucos Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Christmas Island Frigatebird Fregata andrewsi Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Rare/Accidental
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Ardea alba
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes Vulnerable
Pacific Reef-Egret Egretta sacra
Chinese Pond-Heron Ardeola bacchus
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Striated Heron Butorides striata
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Rufous Night-Heron Nycticorax caledonicus Extirpated
Japanese Night-Heron Gorsachius goisagi Endangered
Malayan Night-Heron Gorsachius melanolophus
Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis
Schrenck's Bittern Ixobrychus eurhythmus
Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
Black Bittern Ixobrychus flavicollis Rare/Accidental
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Black Stork Ciconia nigra Rare/Accidental
Oriental Stork Ciconia boyciana Endangered
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Black-headed Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus Near-threatened
Crested Ibis Nipponia nippon Extirpated Endangered
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
Black-faced Spoonbill Platalea minor Endangered
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Lesser Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna javanica Rare/Accidental
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Introduced species
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus
Swan Goose Anser cygnoides Rare/Accidental Endangered
Bean Goose Anser fabalis
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Greylag Goose Anser anser Rare/Accidental
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus Rare/Accidental
Snow Goose Chen caerulescens Rare/Accidental
Emperor Goose Chen canagica Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Brent Goose Branta bernicla
Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii Rare/Accidental
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Rare/Accidental
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis Vulnerable
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos Rare/Accidental
Cotton Pygmy-goose Nettapus coromandelianus Rare/Accidental
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
American Wigeon Anas americana
Falcated Duck Anas falcata Near-threatened
Gadwall Anas strepera
Baikal Teal Anas formosa Vulnerable
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis Rare/Accidental
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Indian Spot-billed Duck Anas poecilorhyncha
Philippine Duck Anas luzonica Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina Rare/Accidental
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Canvasback Aythya valisineria Rare/Accidental
Redhead Aythya americana Rare/Accidental
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Rare/Accidental
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri Vulnerable
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya marila
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis Rare/Accidental
Common Eider Somateria mollissima Rare/Accidental
King Eider Somateria spectabilis Rare/Accidental
Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri Vulnerable
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis
Black Scoter Melanitta nigra
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata Rare/Accidental
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Rare/Accidental
Smew Mergellus albellus
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
Scaly-sided Merganser Mergus squamatus Rare/Accidental Endangered
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus Rare/Accidental
Black Kite Milvus migrans
White-bellied Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Steller's Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus Vulnerable
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Crested Serpent-Eagle Spilornis cheela
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus Rare/Accidental
Eastern Marsh-Harrier Circus spilonotus
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos Rare/Accidental
Chinese Goshawk Accipiter soloensis
Japanese Sparrowhawk Accipiter gularis
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
Grey-faced Buzzard Butastur indicus
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo
Upland Buzzard Buteo hemilasius Rare/Accidental
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
Mountain Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus nipalensis
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Amur Falcon Falco amurensis Rare/Accidental
Merlin Falco columbarius
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
 
GALLIFORMES: Tetraonidae
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Japanese Quail Coturnix japonica
Chinese Bamboo-Partridge Bambusicola thoracicus Introduced species
Green Junglefowl Gallus varius Introduced species
Copper Pheasant Syrmaticus soemmerringii Endemic Near-threatened
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Green Pheasant Phasianus versicolor Endemic
 
GRUIFORMES: Turnicidae
Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator
 
GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo Rare/Accidental
Siberian Crane Grus leucogeranus Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis Rare/Accidental
White-naped Crane Grus vipio Vulnerable
Common Crane Grus grus
Hooded Crane Grus monacha Vulnerable
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis Endangered
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Swinhoe's Rail Coturnicops exquisitus Vulnerable
Slaty-legged Crake Rallina eurizonoides
Okinawa Rail Gallirallus okinawae Endemic Endangered
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Ruddy-breasted Crake Porzana fusca
Band-bellied Crake Porzana paykullii Near-threatened
White-browed Crake Porzana cinerea Extirpated
Watercock Gallicrex cinerea
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Eurasian Coot Fulica atra
 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae
Great Bustard Otis tarda Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Jacanidae
Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Stilt Himantopus leucocephalus Rare/Accidental
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus Rare/Accidental
Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica Rare/Accidental
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Long-billed Plover Charadrius placidus
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Snowy Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus
Greater SandPlover Charadrius leschenaultii
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus Rare/Accidental
Oriental Plover Charadrius veredus Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Amami Woodcock Scolopax mira Endemic Vulnerable
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus Rare/Accidental
Solitary Snipe Gallinago solitaria
Latham's Snipe Gallinago hardwickii Breeding endemic
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura
Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Rare/Accidental
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
Asian Dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Little Curlew Numenius minutus
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana Rare/Accidental
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Nordmann's Greenshank Tringa guttifer Rare/Accidental Endangered
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Rare/Accidental
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala Rare/Accidental
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Rare/Accidental
Red-necked stint Calidris ruficollis
Little Stint Calidris minuta Rare/Accidental
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Rare/Accidental
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Rock Sandpiper Calidris ptilocnemis
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Rare/Accidental
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Eurynorhynchus pygmeus Endangered
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Black-tailed Gull Larus crassirostris
Mew Gull Larus canus
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Rare/Accidental
California Gull Larus californicus Rare/Accidental
Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Rare/Accidental
Thayer's Gull Larus thayeri Rare/Accidental
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Rare/Accidental
Heuglin's Gull Larus heuglini Rare/Accidental
East Siberian Gull Larus vegae
Great Black-backed Gull Larus ichthyaetus
Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei Rare/Accidental
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia Rare/Accidental
Saunders's Gull Larus saundersi Vulnerable
Relict Gull Ichthyaetus relictus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Rare/Accidental
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus Rare/Accidental
Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Ross's Gull Rhodostethia rosea Rare/Accidental
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini Rare/Accidental
Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus
Black Noddy Anous minutus
Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris Rare/Accidental
Blue Noddy Procelsterna cerulea Rare/Accidental
White-Tern Gygis alba Rare/Accidental
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus
Grey-backed Tern Onychoprion lunatus Rare/Accidental
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus
Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleuticus Rare/Accidental
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Rare/Accidental
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia Rare/Accidental
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Rare/Accidental
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Rare/Accidental
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Alcidae
Dovekie Alle alle Rare/Accidental
Common Murre Uria aalge
Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia
Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba
Spectacled Guillemot Cepphus carbo
Long-billed Murrelet Brachyramphus perdix Breeding endemic Near-threatened
Kittlitz's Murrelet Brachyramphus brevirostris Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Ancient Murrelet Synthliboramphus antiquus
Japanese Murrelet Synthliboramphus wumizusume Breeding endemic Vulnerable
Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula Rare/Accidental
Crested Auklet Aethia cristatella
Whiskered Auklet Aethia pygmaea Rare/Accidental
Least Auklet Aethia pusilla
Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata
Horned Puffin Fratercula corniculata Rare/Accidental
Tufted Puffin Fratercula cirrhata
 
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus Rare/Accidental
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Introduced species
Stock Dove Columba oenas Rare/Accidental
Japanese Wood-Pigeon Columba janthina Near-threatened
Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Red Collared-Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica
White-bellied Pigeon Treron sieboldii
Whistling Green-Pigeon Treron formosae Near-threatened
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus Introduced species
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri Introduced species
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus Rare/Accidental
Northern Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus hyperythrus
Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus Rare/Accidental
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus optatus
Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus
Asian Drongo-Cuckoo    Surniculus lugubris Rare/Accidental
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Australasian Grass-Owl Tyto longimembris Rare/Accidental
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Collared Scops-Owl Otus lettia
Japanese Scops-Owl Otus semitorques Endemic
Oriental Scops-Owl Otus sunia
Ryukyu Scops-Owl Otus elegans Near-threatened
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo Rare/Accidental
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
Blakiston's Fish-Owl Ketupa blakistoni Endangered
Ural Owl Strix uralensis
Great Grey Owl Strix nebulosa Rare/Accidental
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus
Brown Hawk-Owl Ninox scutulata
Northern Boobook Ninox japonica
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Grey Nightjar Caprimulgus indicus
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus
Fork-tailed Swift Apus pacificus
House Swift Apus nipalensis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Ruddy Kingfisher Halcyon coromanda
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis Rare/Accidental
Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata
Micronesian Kingfisher Todiramphus cinnamominus
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris Rare/Accidental
Crested Kingfisher Megaceryle lugubris
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Rainbow Bee-eater Merops ornatus Rare/Accidental
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Pygmy Woodpecker Dendrocopos kizuki
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Eurasian Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus
White-bellied Woodpecker Dryocopus javensis Rare/Accidental
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius
Japanese Woodpecker Picus awokera Endemic
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus
Okinawa Woodpecker Sapheopipo noguchii Endemic Critically endangered
 
Passeriformes.: Pittidae
Hooded Pitta Pitta sordida Rare/Accidental
Fairy Pitta Pitta nympha Vulnerable
 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Bimaculated Lark Melanocorypha bimaculata Rare/Accidental
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens Rare/Accidental
Asian Short-toed Lark Calandrella cheleensis
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Pacific Swallow Hirundo tahitica
House-Martin Delichon urbicum Rare/Accidental
Asian Martin Delichon dasypus
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Oriental Pipit Anthus rufulus
Blyth's Pipit Anthus godlewskii Rare/Accidental
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Rare/Accidental
Pechora Pipit Anthus gustavi Rare/Accidental
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
American Pipit Anthus rubescens
Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus
White wagtail Motacilla alba
Japanese Wagtail Motacilla grandis
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola Rare/Accidental
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Black-winged Cuckooshrike Coracina melaschistos Rare/Accidental
Ashy Minivet Pericrocotus divaricatus
Ryukyu Minivet Pericrocotus tegimae Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Light-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus sinensis
Brown-eared Bulbul Ixos amaurotis
 
Passeriformes.: Regulidae
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
 
Passeriformes.: Bombycillidae
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus
Japanese Waxwing Bombycilla japonica Near-threatened
 
Passeriformes.: Cinclidae
Brown Dipper Cinclus pallasii
 
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
 
Passeriformes.: Prunellidae
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris
Siberian Accentor Prunella montanella Rare/Accidental
Japanese Accentor Prunella rubida
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis Rare/Accidental
White-throated Rock-Thrush Monticola gularis Rare/Accidental
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius
Siberian Thrush Zoothera sibirica
Scaly Thrush Zoothera dauma
Grey-backed Thrush Turdus hortulorum Rare/Accidental
Japanese Thrush Turdus cardis
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula
Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus
Pale Thrush Turdus pallidus
Brown-headed Thrush Turdus chrysolaus
Izu Thrush Turdus celaenops Endemic Vulnerable
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis Rare/Accidental
Dusky Thrush Turdus naumanni
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris Rare/Accidental
Redwing Turdus iliacus Rare/Accidental
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Rare/Accidental
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Plain Prinia Prinia inornata Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Asian Stubtail Urosphena squameiceps
Japanese Bush-Warbler Cettia diphone
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata
Pallas' Warbler Locustella certhiola Rare/Accidental
Middendorff's Warbler Locustella ochotensis
Pleske's Warbler Locustella pleskei Vulnerable
Sakhalin Warbler Locustella amnicola
Black-browed Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus bistrigiceps
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola Rare/Accidental
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Oriental Reed Warbler Acrocephalus orientalis
Cook Islands Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus kerearako Near-threatened
Thick-billed Warbler Acrocephalus aedon Rare/Accidental
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus Rare/Accidental
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix Rare/Accidental
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus Rare/Accidental
Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi Rare/Accidental
Lemon-rumped Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus Rare/Accidental
Yellow-browed  Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis
Pale-legged Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus tenellipes
Sakhalin Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus borealoides
Eastern Crowned Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus coronatus
Ijima's Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus ijimae Breeding endemic Vulnerable
Marsh Grassbird Megalurus pryeri Vulnerable
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Grey-streaked Flycatcher Muscicapa griseisticta
Dark-sided Flycatcher Muscicapa sibirica
Asian Brown Flycatcher Muscicapa dauurica
Ferruginous Flycatcher Muscicapa ferruginea Rare/Accidental
Korean Flycatcher Ficedula zanthopygia
Narcissus Flycatcher Ficedula narcissina
Mugimaki Flycatcher Ficedula mugimaki
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla
Blue-and-white Flycatcher Cyanoptila cyanomelana
Japanese Robin Erithacus akahige
Ryukyu Robin Erithacus komadori Breeding endemic Near-threatened
Rufous-tailed Robin Larvivora sibilans
Siberian Rubythroat Luscinia calliope
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Siberian Blue Robin Larvivora cyane
Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros Rare/Accidental
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus Rare/Accidental
Daurian Redstart Phoenicurus auroreus
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus
Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata Rare/Accidental
Grey Bushchat Saxicola ferreus Rare/Accidental
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Rare/Accidental
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka Rare/Accidental
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti Rare/Accidental
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Japanese Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone atrocaudata Near-threatened
 
Passeriformes.: Paradoxornithidae
Bearded Reedling Panurus biarmicus Rare/Accidental
Vinous-throated Parrotbill Paradoxornis webbianus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Aegithalidae
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
Marsh Tit Poecile palustris
Willow Tit Poecile montana
Coal Tit Periparus ater
Great Tit Parus major
Azure Tit Cyanistes cyanus Rare/Accidental
Varied Tit Sittiparus varius
 
Passeriformes.: Sittidae
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
 
Passeriformes.: Certhiidae
Eurasian Tree-Creeper Certhia familiaris
 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Chinese Penduline-Tit Remiz consobrinus
 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
Chestnut-flanked White-eye Zosterops erythropleurus Rare/Accidental
Japanese White-eye Zosterops japonicus
 
Passeriformes.: Meliphagidae
Bonin Honeyeater Apalopteron familiare Endemic Vulnerable
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Black-naped Oriole Oriolus chinensis
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Tiger Shrike Lanius tigrinus
Bull-headed Shrike Lanius bucephalus
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach Rare/Accidental
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor
Chinese Grey Shrike Lanius sphenocercus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae
Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus Rare/Accidental
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
 
Passeriformes.: Artamidae
White-breasted Woodswallow Artamus leucorynchus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Lidth's Jay Garrulus lidthi Endemic Vulnerable
Azure-winged Magpie Cyanopica cyanus
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica
Eurasian Nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes
Eurasian Jackdaw Corvus monedula Rare/Accidental
Daurian Jackdaw Corvus dauuricus
House Crow Corvus splendens Rare/Accidental
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Carrion Crow Corvus corone
Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
Common Raven Corvus corax
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Crested Myna Acridotheres cristatellus Rare/Accidental
Daurian Starling Sturnia sturnina Rare/Accidental
Chestnut-cheeked Starling Sturnia philippensis
White-shouldered Starling Sturnia sinensis
Rosy Starling Pastor roseus Rare/Accidental
Red-billed Starling Sturnus sericeus Rare/Accidental
White-cheeked Starling Sturnus cineraceus
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Introduced species
Russet Sparrow Passer rutilans
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Red Avadavat Amandava amandava Introduced species
White-rumped Munia Lonchura striata Introduced species
Nutmeg Mannikin Lonchura punctulata Introduced species
Chestnut Munia Lonchura atricapilla Introduced species
Java Sparrow Padda oryzivora Introduced species Vulnerable
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla
Asian Rosy-Finch Leucosticte arctoa
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Pallas's Rosefinch Carpodacus roseus
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera Rare/Accidental
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea
Hoary Redpoll Carduelis hornemanni Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Siskin Carduelis spinus
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Rare/Accidental
Grey-capped Greenfinch Carduelis sinica
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Yellow-billed Grosbeak Eophona migratoria
Japanese Grosbeak Eophona personata
Long-tailed Rosefinch Uragus sibiricus
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Crested Bunting Melophus lathami Rare/Accidental
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella Rare/Accidental
Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos
Meadow Bunting Emberiza cioides
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana Rare/Accidental
Ochre-rumped Bunting Emberiza yessoensis Near-threatened
Tristram's Bunting Emberiza tristrami
Chestnut-eared Bunting Emberiza fucata
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla
Yellow-browed Bunting Emberiza chrysophrys
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica
Yellow-throated Bunting Emberiza elegans
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola Near-threatened
Chestnut Bunting Emberiza rutila
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala Rare/Accidental
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps Rare/Accidental
Yellow Bunting Emberiza sulphurata Breeding endemic Vulnerable
Black-faced Bunting Emberiza spodocephala
Grey Bunting Emberiza variabilis
Pallas's Bunting Emberiza pallasi Rare/Accidental
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus
Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis Rare/Accidental
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca Rare/Accidental
White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys Rare/Accidental
Golden-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia atricapilla Rare/Accidental
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis

Denis Lepage 2007

 

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