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España

 

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Capital = Madrid 

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Number of endemics: 8
Number of globally threatened species: 19
Number of extinct species: 1
Number of introduced species: 16
Date last reviewed: 2006-09-04
See also: http://www.rarebirdspain.net/spalis05.pdf
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata Suirirí Cariblanco Outlying Islands only.
Taiga Bean Goose Anser fabalis Ánsar Campestre  
Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus Ansar Piquicorto  
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Ansar Careto  
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus Ansar Chico Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Greylag Goose Anser anser Ansar Común  
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus Ansar Indio  
Brant Goose Branta bernicla Barnacla Carinegra  
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis Barnacla Cariblanca  
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Barnacla Canadiense Rare/Accidental
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis Barnacla Cuellirroja Rare/Accidental Endangered
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Cisne Vulgar  
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Cisne Chico  
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus Cisne Cantor  
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea Tarro Canelo  
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna Tarro Blanco  
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata Pato Mandarín Introduced species
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Pato Joyuyo Introduced species
Gadwall Anas strepera Anade Friso  
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope Silbón Europeo  
American Wigeon Anas americana Silbón Americano Rare/Accidental
American Black Duck Anas rubripes Anade Sombrío Rare/Accidental
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Ánade Real  
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Cerceta Aliazul Rare/Accidental
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Cuchara Común  
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Ánade Rabudo  
Garganey Anas querquedula Cerceta Carretona  
Baikal Teal Anas formosa Cerceta del Baikal Vulnerable Rare/accidental
Common Teal Anas crecca Cerceta Común  
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris Cerceta Pardilla Vulnerable
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina Pato Colorado  
Common Pochard Aythya ferina Porrón Europeo  
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Porrón Acollarado Rare/Accidental
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca Porrón Pardo Near-threatened
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula Porrón Moñudo  
Greater Scaup Aythya marila Porrón Bastardo  
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis Porrón Bola Rare/Accidental
King Eider Somateria spectabilis Eider Real  
Common Eider Somateria mollissima Eider Común  
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata Negrón Careto Rare/Accidental
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Negrón Especulado  
Black Scoter (Common) Melanitta nigra Negrón común  
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis Pato Havelda  
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Porrón Osculado  
Smew Mergellus albellus Serreta Chica  
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus Serreta Capuchona Rare/Accidental Canary Islands
Common Merganser Mergus merganser Serreta Grande  
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Serreta Mediana  
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Malvasía Canela  
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala Malvasía Cabeciblanca Endangered

GALLIFORMES: Odontophoridae
California Quail Callipepla californica Colín de California Introduced species
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus Colín de Virginia Introduced species Near-threatened
GALLIFORMES: Numididae
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris Pintada Común Introduced species Outlying Islands only

GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Rock Partridge Alectoris graeca Perdiz Griega Outlying Islands only.
Chukar Alectoris chukar Perdiz Chucar Introduced species
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa Perdiz Roja  
Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara Perdiz Moruna Introduced species
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus Francolín Ventrinegro Extirpated
Grey Partridge Perdix perdix Perdiz Pardilla  
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix Codorniz Común  
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Faisán Vulgar Introduced species
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus Urogallo Común  
Hazel Grouse Tetrastes bonasia Grévol Común Extirpated
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta Lagópodo Alpino  

GAVIIFORMES: Gaviidae
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Colimbo Chico  
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica Colimbo Ártico  
Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica Colimbo del Pacífico Rare/Accidental
Common Loon Gavia immer Colimbo Grande  

PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis Zampullín Común  
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Zampullín Picogrueso Rare/Accidental
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Zampullín Cuellirrojo Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Somormujo Cuellirrojo  
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus Somormujo Lavanco  
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Zampullín Cuellinegro  

PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Flamenco Común  
Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor Flamenco Enano Outlying islands only Near-threatened

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris Albatros Ojeroso Rare/Accidental

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Fulmar Boreal  
Cape Petrel Daption capense Petrel Damero Rare/Accidental
Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae Petrel Gon-gon Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis Petrel Suave Rare/Accidental
Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata Petrel Antillano Rare/Accidental
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii Petrel de Bulwer Rare/Accidental
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea Pardela cenicienta  
Cape Verde Shearwater Calonectris edwardsii Pardela de Cabo Verde Near-threatened
Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis Pardela Capirotada  
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Pardela Sombría Near-threatened
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Pardela Pichoneta  
Mediterranean Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan Pardela Mediterránea Near-threatened
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus Pardela Balear Critically endangered
Barolo Shearwater Puffinus baroli    

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Paíño de Wilson Rare/Accidental
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina Paíño Pechialbo  
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus Paíño Europeo  
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta tropica Paíño Ventrinegro Rare/Accidental
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Paíño Boreal  
Swinhoe's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma monorhis Paíño de Swinhoe Rare/Accidental
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro Paíño de Madeira Rare/Accidental

PHAETHONTIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rabijunco Etéreo  

CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Black Stork Ciconia nigra Cigüeña Negra  
White Stork Ciconia ciconia Cigüeña Blanca  

SULIFORMES: Fregatidae
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Rabihorcado Magnífico Rare/Accidental

SULIFORMES: Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra   Rare/Accidental
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo  
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus Alcatraz Atlántico  
Cape Gannet Morus capensis Alcatraz de El Cabo Rare/Accidental Vulnerable

SULIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo Cormorán Grande  
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis Cormorán Moñudo  
Pygmy Cormorant Phalacrocorax pygmeus Cormorán Pigmeo  

PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus Pelícano Común  

PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus Avetoro Lentiginoso Rare/Accidental
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris Avetoro Común  
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus Mirasol Pequeño  
Dwarf Bittern Ixobrychus sturmii Avetorillo Plomizo Rare/Accidental
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Garza Azulada Rare/Accidental
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea Garza Real  
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea Garza Imperial  
Great Egret Ardea alba
Garceta Grande  
Little Egret Egretta garzetta    
Western Reef-Heron Egretta gularis Garceta Dimorfa  
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor Garceta Tricolor Rare/Accidental
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garcilla Bueyera  
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides Garcilla Cangrejera  
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Martinete Común  

PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus Morito Común  
Waldrapp Geronticus eremita Ibis Eremita Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Espátula Común  
African Spoonbill Platalea alba Espátula Africana Outlying Islands

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus Águila Pescadora  

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus Elanio Común  
Lammergeier Gypaetus barbatus Quebrantahuesos  
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus Alimoche Común Endangered
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus Elanio Tijereta Rare/Accidental Outlying Islands.
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus Abejero Europeo  
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus Buitre Negro Near-threatened
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus Buitre Orejudo Rare/Accidental
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus Buitre Dorsiblanco Africano Near-threatened
Rueppell's Griffon Gyps rueppellii Buitre Moteado Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus Buitre Leonado  
Short-toed Snake-Eagle Circaetus gallicus Culebrera Europea  
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina Águila Pomerana  
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga Águila Moteada Vulnerable
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus Aguililla Calzada  
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis Águila Esteparia Rare/Accidental
Adalbert's Eagle Aquila adalberti Águila Imperial Ibérica Vulnerable
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca Águila Imperial Oriental Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Águila Real  
Bonelli's Eagle Hieraaetus fasciatus Águila-azor Perdicera  
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus Aguilucho Lagunero Occidental  
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus Aguilucho Pálido  
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Aguilucho Papialbo Near-threatened
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus Aguilucho Cenizo  
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus Gavilán Común  
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Azor Común  
Red Kite Milvus milvus Milano Real Near-threatened
Black Kite Milvus migrans Milano Negro  
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla Pigargo Europeo  
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus Busardo Calzado  
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo Busardo Ratonero  
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus Busardo Moro  

OTIDIFORMES: Otididae
Great Bustard Otis tarda Avutarda Euroasiática Vulnerable
Houbara Bustard Chlamydotis undulata Hubara  
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Sisón Común Near-threatened

GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Corn Crake Crex crex Guión de Codornices Near-threatened
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus Rascón Europeo  
African Crake Crex egregia Guión Africano Rare/Accidental
Little Crake Porzana parva Polluela Bastarda  
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla Polluela Chica  
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana Polluela Pintoja  
Sora Porzana carolina Polluela Sora Rare/Accidental
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio Calamón Común  
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni Calamoncillo Africano Rare/Accidental
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Calamoncillo Americano Rare/Accidental
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus Gallineta Común  
Red-knobbed Coot Fulica cristata Focha Moruna  
Common Coot Fulica atra Focha Común  
American Coot Fulica americana Focha Americana Rare/Accidental

GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo Grulla Damisela Rare/Accidental
Common Crane Grus grus Grulla Común  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus Alcaraván Común  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Chionidae
Snowy Sheathbill Chionis albus Picovaina de Malvinas Rare/Accidental

CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus Avefría Europea  
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Avefría Sociable Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus Avefría Coliblanca  
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlito Gris  
European Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria Chorlito Dorado Europeo  
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica Chorlito Dorado Americano Rare/Accidental
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva
Chorlito Dorado Siberiano Rare/Accidental
Mongolian Plover Charadrius mongolus Chorlitejo Mongol Chico Rare/Accidental
Greater SandPlover Charadrius leschenaultii Chorlitejo Mongol Grande Rare/Accidental
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius Chorlitejo Pecuario Rare/Accidental
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus Chorlitejo patinegro  
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Chorlitejo Grande  
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Chorlitejo Semipalmeado Rare/Accidental
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius Chorlitejo Chico  
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Chorlitejo Culirrojo Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus Chorlito Carambolo  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Ostrero Euroasiático  
African Oystercatcher Haematopus moquini Ostrero Negro Africano Extirpated
Canary Islands Oystercatcher Haematopus meadewaldoi Ostrero Negro Canario Endemic Extinct

CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Haematopus ostralegus Cigüeñuela de Alas Negras  
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta Avoceta Común  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus Andarríos del Terek  
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Andarríos Chico  
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Andarríos Maculado Rare/Accidental
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Andarríos Grande  
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Andarríos Solitario Rare/Accidental
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus Archibebe Oscuro  
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Archibebe Patigualdo Grande Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Archibebe Claro  
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Archibebe Patigualdo Chico Rare/Accidental
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis Archibebe Fino  
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola Andarríos Bastardo  
Common Redshank Tringa totanus Archibebe Común  
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Correlimos Batitú Rare/Accidental
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Zarapito Trinador  
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris Zarapito Fino Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Zarapito Real Near-threatened
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Aguja Colinegra Near-threatened
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Aguja Café Rare/Accidental
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Aguja Colipinta  
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Común  
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris Correlimos Grande Rare/Accidental
Red Knot Calidris canutus Correlimos Gordo  
Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Tridáctilo  
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Correlimos Semipalmeado Rare/Accidental
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Correlimos de Alaska Rare/Accidental
Red-necked stint Calidris ruficollis Correlimos Cuellirrojo Rare/Accidental
Little Stint Calidris minuta Correlimos Menudo  
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii Correlimos de Temminck  
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Correlimos Menudillo Rare/Accidental
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Correlimos Culiblanco Rare/Accidental
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Correlimos de Baird Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Correlimos Pectoral Rare/Accidental
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata Correlimos Acuminado Rare/Accidental
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Correlimos Oscuro  
Dunlin Calidris alpina Correlimos Común  
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Correlimos Zarapitín  
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Correlimos Zancolín Rare/Accidental
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus Correlimos Falcinelo Rare/Accidental
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis Correlimos Canelo Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Combatiente  
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Agujeta Gris Rare/Accidental
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Agujeta Escolopácea Rare/Accidental
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus Agachadiza Chica  
Great Snipe Gallinago media Agachadiza Real Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata Becasina Rare/Accidental
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago Agachadiza común  
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola Chocha Perdiz  
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Falaropo Tricolor Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Falaropo Picofino  
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Falaropo Picogrueso  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Turnicidae
Small Buttonquail Turnix sylvaticus Torillo Andaluz  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Cream-colored Courser Cursorius cursor Corredora Sahariana Rare/Accidental
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola Canastera Común  
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Canastera Alinegra Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Gaviota Tridáctila  
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini Gaviota de Sabine  
Slender-billed Gull Chroicocephalus genei Gaviota Picofina  
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia Gaviota de Bonaparte Rare/Accidental
Brown-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus Gaviota Cabecigrís Rare/Accidental
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Gaviota Reidora  
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus Gaviota Enana  
Ross's Gull  Rhodostethia rosea Gaviota Rosada Rare/Accidental
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Gaviota Guanaguanare Rare/Accidental
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Gaviota Pipizcan Rare/Accidental
Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus Gaviota Cabecinegra  
Great Black-headed Gull Ichthyaetus ichthyaetus Gavión Cabecinegro Rare/Accidental
Audouin's Gull Ichthyaetus audouinii Gaviota de Audouin Near-threatened
Common Gull / Mew Gull Larus canus Gaviota Cana  
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Gaviota de Delaware Rare/Accidental
Herring Gull Larus argentatus Gaviota Argéntea  
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis Gaviota Patiamarilla  
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans Gaviota Patiamarilla  
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Gaviota Groenlandesa Rare/Accidental
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Gaviota Sombría  
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreu Gavión Hiperbóreo Rare/Accidental
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus Gavión Atlántico  
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Charrán Sombrío Rare/Accidental
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus Charrán Embridado Rare/Accidental
Little Tern Sternula albifrons Charrancito Común  
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Pagaza Piconegra  
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia Pagaza Piquirroja  
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Fumarel Común  
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus Fumarel Aliblanco  
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida Fumarel Cariblanco  
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Charrán Rosado  
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charrán Común  
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Charrán Artico  
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri Charrán de Forster Rare/Accidental
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus Charrán Real Rare/Accidental
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis Charrán Patinegro  
Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans Charrán Elegante Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Lesser Crested-Tern Sterna bengalensis Charrán Bengalí  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Págalo Grande  
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki Págalo Polar Rare/Accidental
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Págalo Pomarino  
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Págalo Parásito  
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Págalo Rabero  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Alcidae
Dovekie Alle alle Mérgulo Atlántico  
Common Murre Uria aalge Arao Común  
Razorbill Alca torda Alca Común  
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle Arao Aliblanco Rare/Accidental
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica Frailecillo Atlántico  

PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus Ganga de Pallas Rare/Accidental
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata Ganga Ibérica  
Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis Ganga Ortega  

COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Bravía Introduced species
Stock Pigeon Columba oenas Paloma Zurita  
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus Paloma Torcaz  
Bolle's Pigeon Columba bollii Paloma Turqué Endemic Near-threatened
Laurel Pigeon Columba junoniae Paloma Rabiche Endemic Endangered
European Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur Tórtola Europea  
Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis Tórtola Oriental Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto Tórtola Turca  
African Collared-Dove Streptopelia roseogrisea Tórtola Rosigrís Introduced species
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis Tórtola Senegalesa Rare/Accidental

CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius Críalo Europeo  
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus Cuco Común  
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Cuclillo Piquigualdo Rare/Accidental

STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuza Común  

STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
European Scops-Owl Otus scops Autillo Europeo  
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo Búho Real  
Northern Hawk Owl Surnia ulula Cárabo Gavilán Rare/Accidental
Little Owl Athene noctua Mochuelo Europeo  
Tawny Owl Strix aluco Cárabo  
Long-eared Owl Asio otus Búho Chico  
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Búho Campestre  
Marsh Owl Asio capensis Búho Moro Rare/Accidental
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus Mochuelo Boreal  

CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor Añapero Yanqui  
Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis Chotacabras Cuellirrojo  
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus Chotacabras Europeo  
Egyptian Nightjar Caprimulgus aegyptius Chotacabras Egipcio Rare/Accidental

APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica Vencejo de Chimenea Rare/Accidental
White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus Vencejo Mongol Rare/Accidental
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba Vencejo Real  
Common Swift Apus apus Vencejo Común  
Plain Swift Apus unicolor Vencejo Unicolor  
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus Vencejo Pálido  
Little Swift Apus affinis Vencejo Moro Rare/Accidental
White-rumped Swift Apus caffer Vencejo Cafre  

CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis Martín Pescador Común  

CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus Abejaruco Persa Rare/Accidental
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster Abejaruco Europeo  

CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Carraca Europea Near-threatened

CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops Abubilla  

PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla Torcecuello Euroasiático  
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor Pico Menor  
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos medius Pico Mediano  
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos Pico Dorsiblanco  
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major Pico Picapinos  
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius Picamaderos Negro  
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis Pito Real  

FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Cernícalo Primilla Vulnerable
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus Cernícalo Vulgar  
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus Cernícalo Patirrojo Near-threatened
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae Halcón de Eleonora  
Merlin Falco columbarius Esmerejón  
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo Alcotán Europeo  
Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus Halcón Borní  
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Halcón Sacre Rare/Accidental Endangered
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus Halcón Gerifalte Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Halcón Peregrino  
Barbary Falcon Falco pelegrinoides Halcón Tagarote  

PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri Cotorra de Kramer Introduced species
Rosy-faced Lovebird Agapornis roseicollis Inseparable de Namibia Introduced species
Fischer's Lovebird Agapornis fischeri Inseparable de Fischer Introduced species Near-threatened
Yellow-collared Lovebird Agapornis personatus Inseparable Cabecinegro Introduced species
Nanday Parakeet Nandayus nenday Aratinga Ñanday Introduced species
Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus Cata Aliazul Introduced species

Passeriformes.: Tyrannidae
Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana Tijereta Sabanera Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Malaconotidae
Black-crowned Tchagra Tchagra senegalus Chagra del Senegal Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio Alcaudón Dorsirrojo  
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus Alcaudón Isabel Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach Alcaudón Schach Rare/Accidental
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Alcaudón Norteño  
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis Alcaudón Real  
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor Alcaudón Chico  
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus Alcaudón Núbico Rare/Accidental
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator Alcaudón Común  

Passeriformes.: Vireonidae
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus Vireo de Ojos Rojos Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus Oropéndola Europea  

Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius Arrendajo Euroasiático  
Azure-winged Magpie Cyanopica cyanus Urraca de Rabo Largo  
Black-billed Magpie Pica pica Urraca Común  
Spotted Nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes Cascanueces Común Rare/Accidental
Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax Chova Piquirroja  
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus Chova Piquigualda  
Eurasian Jackdaw Corvus monedula Grajilla Occidental  
Rook Corvus frugilegus Graja  
Carrion Crow Corvus corone Corneja Negra  
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix Corneja Cenicienta Rare/Accidental
Common Raven Corvus corax Cuervo Grande  

Passeriformes.: Panuridae
Bearded Parrotbill Panurus biarmicus Bigotudo  

Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Greater Hoopoe-Lark Alaemon alaudipes Alondra Ibis Rare/Accidental
Dupont's Lark Chersophilus duponti Alondra Ricotí Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Lark Ammomanes cinctura Terrera Colinegra Rare/Accidental
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra Calandria Común  
White-winged Lark Melanocorypha leucoptera Calandria Aliblanca Rare/Accidental
Black Lark Melanocorypha yeltoniensis Calandria Negra Rare/Accidental
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla Terrera Común  
Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens Terrera Marismeña  
Crested Lark Galerida cristata Cogujada Común  
Thekla Lark  Galerida theklae Cogujada Montesina  
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis Alondra Común  
Wood Lark Lullula arborea Alondra Totovía  
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris Alondra Cornuda Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Avión Zapador  
Eurasian Crag-Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestris Avión Roquero  
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Golondrina Común  
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica Golondrina Dáurica Rare/Accidental
Northern House-Martin Delichon urbicum Avión Común  

Passeriformes.: Paridae
Marsh Tit Poecile palustris Carbonero Palustre  
Coal Tit Periparus ater Carbonero Garrapinos  
Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus Carbonero Capuchino  
Great Tit Parus major Carbonero Común  
European Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus Herrerillo Común  
African Blue Tit Cyanistes teneriffae Herrerillo Canario  

Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Eurasian Penduline-Tit Remiz pendulinus Pájaro-moscón Europeo  

Passeriformes.: Aegithalidae
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus Satrecito de Cola Larga  

Passeriformes.: Sittidae
Wood Nuthatch Sitta europaea Trepador Azul  

Passeriformes.: Tichodromidae
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria Treparriscos  

Passeriformes.: Certhiidae
Eurasian Tree-Creeper Certhia familiaris Agateador Norteño  
Short-toed Tree-Creeper Certhia brachydactyla Agateador Europeo  

Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes Chochín Común  

Passeriformes.: Cinclidae
White-throated Dipper Cinclus cinclus Mirlo Acuático de Garganta Blanca  

Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus Bulbul Jardinero Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Regulidae
Goldcrest Regulus regulus Reyezuelo Sencillo  
Canary Islands Kinglet Regulus teneriffae Reyezuelo Tinerfeño Endemic
Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla Reyezuelo Listado  

Passeriformes.: Cettiidae
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti Ruiseñor Bastardo de Cetti  

Passeriformes.: Phylloscopidae
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus Mosquitero de los Sauces  
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita Mosquitero Común  
Canary Islands Chiffchaff Phylloscopus canariensis Mosquitero Canario Endemic
Iberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus ibericus Mosquitero Ibérico  
Mountain Chiffchaff Phylloscopus sindianus Mosquitero Occidental Rare/Accidental
Western Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus bonelli Mosquitero sombrío  
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix Mosquitero Silbador  
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus   Rare/Accidental
Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi Mosquitero de Schwarz Rare/Accidental
Pallas's Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus Mosquitero de Pallas Rare/Accidental
Yellow-browed  Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus Mosquitero Bilistado Rare/Accidental
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Acrocephalidae
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais pallida Zarcero Pálido  
Western Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais opaca Zarcero Pálido Occidental  
Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta Zarcero Común  
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina Zarcero Icterino  
Moustached Warbler Acrocephalus melanopogon Carricerín Real  
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola Carricerín Cejudo Vulnerable
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Carricerín Común  
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola Carricero Agrícola Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus Carricero Común  
Blyth's Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum Carricero de Blyth Rare/Accidental
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris Carricero Políglota Rare/Accidental
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus Carricerín Tordal  
Basra Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus griseldis Carricero de Basra Endangered

Passeriformes.: Locustellidae
Common Grasshopper-Warbler Locustella naevia Buscarla Pintoja  
Eurasian River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis Buscarla Fluvial Rare/Accidental
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides Buscarla Unicolor  

Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis Buitrón Común  

Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Curruca Capirotada  
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin Curruca Mosquitera  
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria Curruca Gavilana Rare/Accidental
Western Orphean Warbler Sylvia hortensis Curruca Mirlona  
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis Curruca Zarcera  
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca Curruca Pequeña  
African Desert Warbler Sylvia deserti Curruca Sahariana Rare/Accidental
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria Curruca Tomillera  
Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillata Curruca Tomillera Outlying Islands only
Tristram's Warbler Sylvia deserticola Curruca de Tristram .Rare/Accidental
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata Corruca de Cola Larga Near-threatened
Marmora's Warbler Sylvia sarda Curruca Sarda Rare/Accidental
Balearic Warbler Sylvia balearica Curruca Balear Endemic
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans Curruca Carrasqueña  
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala Curruca de Cabeza Negra  

Passeriformes.: Leiothrichidae
Red-billed Leiothrix Leiothrix lutea Leiotrix Piquirrojo Introduced species

Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata Papamoscas Gris  
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas galactotes Alzarola  
European Robin Erithacus rubecula Petirrojo Europeo  
Siberian Blue Robin Larvivora cyane Petirrojo Siberiano Azul Rare/Accidental
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos Ruiseñor  
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica Pechiazul  
Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus Ruiseñor Coliazul  
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca Papamoscas Cerrojillo  
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis Papamoscas Collarino Rare/Accidental
Semicollared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata Papamoscas Semicollarino Near-threatened
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva Papamoscas gris Rare/Accidental
Moussier's Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri Colirrojo Diademado Rare/Accidental
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus Colirrojo Real  
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros Colirrojo Tizón  
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis Roquero Rojo  
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius Roquero Solitario  
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra Tarabilla Norteña  
Canary Island Stonechat Saxicola dacotiae Tarabilla Isleña Endemic Endangered
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola Tarabilla común  
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus Tarabilla común siberiana Rare/Accidental
Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura Collalba Negra  
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Collalba Gris  
Red-rumped Wheatear Oenanthe moesta Collalba de Lomo Rojo Rare/Accidental
Western Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica Collalba Rubia  
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti Collalba del Desierto Rare/Accidental
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina Collalba Isabel  

Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Scaly Thrush Zoothera dauma Zorzal Dorado  
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus Mirlo de Capa Blanca  
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula Mirlo Común  
Black-throated Thrush Turdus atrogularis Zorzal papinegro Rare/Accidental
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis Zorzal papirojo Rare/Accidental
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris Zorzal Real  
Redwing Turdus iliacus Zorzal de Alas Rojas  
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Zorzal Común  
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus Zorzal Charlo  
American Robin Turdus migratorius Robín Americano Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Mimidae
Grey Catbird Dumetella carolinensis Sinsonte Maullador Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Rosy Starling Sturnus roseus Estornino Rosado Rare/Accidental
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Estornino Pinto  
Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolor Estornino Negro  
Long-tailed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis caudatus Estornino Colilargo Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Prunellidae
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris Acentor Alpino  
Dunnock Prunella modularis Acentor Común  

Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Lavandera Boyera  
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola Lavandera Cetrina Rare/Accidental
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea Lavandera Cascadeña  
White Wagtail Motacilla alba Lavandera Blanca Rare/Accidental
Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi Bisbita de Richard Rare/Accidental
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris Bisbita Campestre  
Berthelot's Pipit Anthus berthelotii Bisbita Caminero  
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Bisbita Pratense  
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Bisbita Arbóreo  
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni Bisbita de Hodgson Rare/Accidental
Pechora Pipit Anthus gustavi Bisbita del Pechora  
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus Bisbita Gorgirrojo  
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta Bisbita Alpino  
Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus Bisbita Costero  

Passeriformes.: Bombycillidae
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Ampelis Europeo Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Calcariidae
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Escribano Lapón Rare/Accidental
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis Escribano Nival  

Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Louisiana Waterthrush Parkesia motacilla Chipe de Agua Sureño Rare/Accidental
Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata Chipe Coronado Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis Sabanero de Garganta Blanca Rare/Accidental
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis Junco Pizarroso Rare/Accidental
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella Escribano Cerillo  
Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos Escribano Pinero Rare/Accidental
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus Escribano Soteño  
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia Escribano Montesino  
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana Escribano Hortelano Rare/Accidental
House Bunting Emberiza striolata Escribano Sahariano Rare/Accidental
Cretzschmar's Bunting Emberiza caesia Escribano Ceniciento Rare/Accidental Canary Isles
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla Escribano Pigmeo Rare/Accidental
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica Escribano Rústico Rare/Accidental
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola Semillerito de Pecho Amarillo Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala Escribano de Cabeza Negra Rare/Accidental
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus Escribano Palustre  
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra Escribano Triguero  

Passeriformes.: Cardinalidae
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Piquigrueso Degollado Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Icteridae
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Soldadito Arrocero Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs Pinzón Vulgar  
Blue Chaffinch Fringilla teydea Pinzón de Teide Endemic Near-threatened
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla Pinzón Real  
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus Camachuelo Trompetero  
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula Camachuelo Común  
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus Camachuelo Carminoso Rare/Accidental
European Greenfinch Chloris chloris Verderón Común  
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra Piquituerto Común  
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea Pardillo Sizerín Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Siskin Spinus spinus Lúgano  
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Jilguero Europeo  
Twite Carduelis flavirostris Pardillo de Pico Amarillo Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Linnet Carduelis cannabina Pardillo Común  
Citril Finch Serinus citrinella Verderón Serrano  
European Serin Serinus serinus Verdecillo  
Island Canary Serinus canaria Canario Común  
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes Pepitero Común  

Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Gorrión Común  
Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis Gorrión Moruno  
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus Gorrión Molinero  
Rock Sparrow / Rock Petronia Petronia petronia Gorrión Chillón  
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis Gorrión Alpino  

Passeriformes.: Ploceidae
Red-billed Quelea Quelea quelea Quelea de Pico Rojo Rare/Accidental Canary Islands
Black-headed Weaver Ploceus melanocephalus Tejedor de Cabeza Negra Introduced species

Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Orange-cheeked Waxbill Estrilda melpoda Astrild de Mejillas Anaranjadas Introduced species
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes Astrild de Lomo Negro Rare/Accidental
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild Pico de Coral Introduced species
Red Avadavat Amandava amandava Bengalí Rojo Introduced species

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