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Micronesia
Bird checklist, Bird lists, Photos, video, sound recordings & data
Number of species: 73
Number of endemics: 2
Number of globally threatened species: 5
Number of introduced species: 2
Date last reviewed: 2009-08-01
 
Phasianidae
Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus Coq bankiva Introduced species
 
Anatidae
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope Canard siffleur Rare/Accidental
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa Canard ?sourcils
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Canard pilet Rare/Accidental
 
Procellariidae
Tahiti Petrel Pseudobulweria rostrata P?rel de Tahiti Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas Puffin leucom?e Rare/Accidental
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus Puffin fouquet Rare/Accidental
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Puffin d'Audubon
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii P?rel de Bulwer Rare/Accidental
 
Ardeidae
Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis Blongios de Chine
Japanese Night-Heron Gorsachius goisagi Bihoreau goisagi Rare/Accidental Endangered
Malayan Night-Heron Gorsachius melanolophus Bihoreau malais Rare/Accidental
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Bihoreau gris Rare/Accidental
Rufous Night-Heron Nycticorax caledonicus Bihoreau cannelle
Striated Heron Butorides striata H?on stri?/font> Rare/Accidental
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis H?on garde-boeufs Rare/Accidental
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia H?on interm?iaire Rare/Accidental
Pacific Reef-Egret Egretta sacra Aigrette sacr?
 
Phaethontidae
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Pha?on ?brins rouges Rare/Accidental
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Pha?on ?bec jaune
 
Fregatidae
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Fr?ate du Pacifique
 
Sulidae
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Fou ?pieds rouges
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Fou brun
 
Rallidae
White-browed Crake Porzana cinerea Marouette grise
 
Charadriidae
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Pluvier fauve
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Pluvier argent?/font> Rare/Accidental
Lesser SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Pluvier de Mongolie
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii Pluvier de Leschenault Rare/Accidental
 
Scolopacidae
Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala B?assine de Swinhoe Rare/Accidental
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Barge ?queue noire Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Barge rousse
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Courlis corlieu
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis Courlis d'Alaska Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis Courlis de Sib?ie Rare/Accidental
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus Chevalier arlequin Rare/Accidental
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis Chevalier stagnatile Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Chevalier aboyeur
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola Chevalier sylvain
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Chevalier guignette
Grey-tailed Tattler Heteroscelus brevipes Chevalier de Sib?ie
Wandering Tattler Heteroscelus incanus Chevalier errant
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Tournepierre ?collier
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris B?asseau de l'Anadyr Rare/Accidental
Sanderling Calidris alba B?asseau sanderling
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis B?asseau ?col roux
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta B?asseau ?longs doigts Rare/Accidental
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata B?asseau ?queue pointue
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Combattant vari?/font> Rare/Accidental
 
Glareolidae
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum Glar?le orientale Rare/Accidental
 
Laridae
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Mouette de Franklin Rare/Accidental
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Sterne hupp?
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana Sterne diamant
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Sterne pierregarin Rare/Accidental
Little Tern Sterna albifrons Sterne naine Rare/Accidental
Sooty Tern Sterna fuscata Sterne fuligineuse
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Noddi brun
Black Noddy Anous minutus Noddi noir
White-Tern Gygis alba Gygis blanche
 
Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Pigeon biset Introduced species
Caroline Islands Ground-Dove Gallicolumba kubaryi Gallicolombe de Kubary Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
Crimson-crowned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus porphyraceus Ptilope de Cl?entine
Micronesian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula oceanica Carpophage de Micron?ie Endemic (country/region) Near-threatened
 
Cuculidae
Long-tailed Koel Urodynamis taitensis Coucou de Nouvelle-Z?ande
 
Apodidae
Caroline Islands Swiftlet Aerodramus inquietus Salangane des Carolines
 
Meliphagidae
Micronesian Myzomela Myzomela rubratra Myzom?e de Micron?ie Endemic (country/region)
 
Monarchidae
Truk Monarch Metabolus rugensis Monarque de Truk Endemic Endangered
Oceanic Flycatcher Myiagra oceanica Monarque oc?nite Endemic (country/region)
 
Hirundinidae
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Hirondelle rustique
 
Sylviidae
Nightingale Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus luscinius Rousserolle rossignol
 
Zosteropidae
Caroline Islands White-eye Zosterops semperi Zost?ops de Semper Endemic (country/region)
Truk White-eye Rukia ruki Zost?ops de Truk Endemic Critically endangered
 
Sturnidae
Micronesian Starling Aplonis opaca Stourne de Micron?ie Endemic (country/region)
 
Estrildidae
Blue-faced Parrotfinch Erythrura trichroa Diamant de Kittlitz

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