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Comoros:-Anjouan, Mohela, Mayotte,

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Description: includes Anjouan,
Number of species: 146
Number of endemics: 14
Number of globally threatened species: 9
Number of introduced species: 6
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata Suirir?Cariblanco Rare/Accidental
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix Codorniz Com?
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris Pintada Com? Introduced species
 
PODICEPIDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis Zampull? Com?
 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus Flamenco Com? Rare/Accidental
Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor Flamenco Enano Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus Pardela del Pac?ico
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Pardela Garrapatera
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabijunco Menor
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabijunco Colirrojo
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Alcatraz Enmascarado
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo Rare/Accidental
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Piquero Patirrojo Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Darter Anhinga melanogaster Anhinga Com?
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Rabihorcado Grande
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Rabihorcado Chico
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea Garza Real
Humblot's Heron Ardea humbloti Garza Malgache Rare/Accidental Endangered
Great Egret Ardea alba Garceta Grande
Little Egret Egretta garzetta Garceta Com?
Western Reef-Egret Egretta gularis Garceta Dimorfa
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garcilla Bueyera
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides Garcilla Cangrejera
Madagascar Pond-Heron Ardeola idae Garcilla Malgache Endangered
Striated Heron Butorides striata Garcita Azulada
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Martinete Com?
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus Ibis Sagrado
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Black Kite Milvus migrans Milano Negro
Reunion Harrier Circus maillardi Aguilucho Lagunero Malgache
Frances's Goshawk Accipiter francesii Gavil? de Frances
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Madagascar Kestrel Falco newtoni Cern?alo de Aldabra Rare/Accidental
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae Halc? de Eleonora Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Halc? Peregrino
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
White-throated Rail Dryolimnas cuvieri Rasc? de Cuvier
Striped Crake Aenigmatolimnas marginalis Polluela Culirroja
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni Calamoncillo Africano Rare/Accidental
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus Gallereta Com?
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlito Gris
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Chorlito Dorado Siberiano Rare/Accidental
Lesser SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Chorlitejo Mongol Chico Rare/Accidental
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii Chorlitejo Mongol Grande
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Chorlitejo Grande
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus Chorlitejo Frentiblanco Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Dromadidae
Crab Plover Dromas ardeola Dromas
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus Andarr?s del Terek
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Andarr?s Chico
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Archibebe Claro
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis Archibebe Fino
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola Andarr?s Bastardo
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Zarapito Trinador
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris Zarapito Fino Critically endangered
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Zarapito Real
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Aguja Colinegra Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Aguja Colipinta Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Com?
Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Trid?tilo
Little Stint Calidris minuta Correlimos Menudo Rare/Accidental
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Correlimos Zarapit?
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Combatiente Rare/Accidental
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura Agachadiza Colirrara
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Madagascar Pratincole Glareola ocularis Canastera Malgache Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Grey-headed Gull Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus Gaviota Cabecigr? Rare/Accidental
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Gaviota Sombr?
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Ti?sa Boba
Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris Ti?sa Picofina
White-Tern Gygis alba Charr? Blanco
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Charr? Sombr? Rare/Accidental
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus Charr? Embridado Rare/Accidental
Little Tern Sternula albifrons Charrancito Com?
Saunders' Tern Sternula saundersi Charrancito de Saunders
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Pagaza Piconegra
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia Pagaza Piquirroja Rare/Accidental
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana Charr? de Sumatra
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charr? Com?
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Charr? Piquigualdo Rare/Accidental
Lesser Crested-Tern Thalasseus bengalensis Charr? Bengal?/strong>
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki P?alo Polar
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Brav? Introduced species
Comoro Pigeon Columba pollenii Paloma de las Comores Endemic Near-threatened
Eurasian Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur T?tola Europea
Ring-necked Dove Streptopelia capicola T?tola de El Cabo
Madagascar Turtle-Dove Streptopelia picturata T?tola Malgache
Tambourine Dove Turtur tympanistria Palomita Tamborilera
Madagascar Green-Pigeon Treron australis Vinago Malgache
Comoro Blue-Pigeon Alectroenas sganzini Paloma Azul de las Comores
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Grey-headed Lovebird Agapornis canus Inseparable Malgache Introduced species
Vasa Parrot Coracopsis vasa Loro Vasa
Black Parrot Coracopsis nigra Loro Negro
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus Cuco Com?
Madagascar Coucal Centropus toulou Cucal Malgache
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuza Com?
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Comoro Scops-Owl Otus pauliani Autillo de las Comores Endemic Critically endangered
Anjouan Scops-Owl Otus capnodes Autillo de Anjouan Endemic Critically endangered
Moheli Scops-Owl Otus moheliensis Autillo de Moheli Endemic Critically endangered
Mayotte Scops Owl Otus mayottensis
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Madagascar Nightjar Caprimulgus madagascariensis Chotacabras Malgache
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Malagasy Spinetail Zoonavena grandidieri Vencejo Malgache
Mottled Spinetail Telacanthura ussheri Vencejo de Baobab
Common Swift Apus apus Vencejo Com?
African Swift Apus barbatus Vencejo Negro Africano
Madagascar Swift Apus balstoni Possible sub species of A barbatus
African Palm-Swift Cypsiurus parvus Vencejo Palmero Africano
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Malagasy Kingfisher Alcedo vintsioides Mart? Pescador Malgache
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus Abejaruco Persa
Madagascar Bee-eater Merops superciliosus Abejaruco Malgache
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Carraca Europea Near-threatened
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus Carraca Picogorda Rare/Accidental
 
CORACIIFORMES: Leptosomidae
Cuckoo Roller Leptosomus discolor Carraca Curol
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor Alcaud? Chico
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Ashy Cuckoo-shrike Coracina cinerea Oruguero Malgache
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Pied Crow Corvus albus Cuervo Blanco
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Madagascar Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone mutata Monarca Para?o Malgache
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Avi? Zapador
Mascarene Martin Phedina borbonica Golondrina de las Mascare?s
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Golondrina Com?
House-Martin Delichon urbicum Avi? Com?
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Madagascar Bulbul Hypsipetes madagascariensis Bulbul Negro
Comoro Bulbul Hypsipetes parvirostris Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Madagascar Cisticola Cisticola cherina Buitr? del Madagascar
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Anjouan Brush-Warbler Nesillas longicaudata Endemic
Grand Comoro Brush-Warbler Nesillas brevicaudata Endemic
Moheli Brush-Warbler Nesillas mariae Endemic
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus Mosquitero de los Sauces
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix Mosquitero Silbador
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata Papamoscas Gris
Humblot's Flycatcher Humblotia flavirostris Papamoscas de Humblot Endemic Endangered
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Collalba Gris
African Stonechat Saxicola torquatus Tarabilla Com?
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Comoro Thrush Turdus bewsheri Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
Madagascar White-eye Zosterops maderaspatanus Anteojitos Malgache
Kirk's White-eye Zosterops kirki Zost?ops de Kirk Endemic
Comoro White-eye Zosterops mouroniensis Anteojitos de la Gran Comora Endemic Vulnerable
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Souimanga Sunbird Cinnyris souimanga Suimanga Malgache
Long-billed Green Sunbird Cinnyris notatus Suimanga Piquilargo
Humblot's Sunbird Cinnyris humbloti Suimanga de Humblot Endemic
Anjouan Sunbird Cinnyris comorensis Suimanga de Anju? Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden-Oriole Oriolus oriolus Orop?dola Dorada Europea
 
Passeriformes.: Vangidae
Blue Vanga Cyanolanius madagascarinus Vanga Azul
 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae
Grand Comoro Drongo Dicrurus fuscipennis Drongo de Comoro Endemic Endangered
Crested Drongo Dicrurus forficatus Drongo Crestado
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis Main?Com? Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Lavandera Boyera
White Wagtail Motacilla alba Lavandera Blanca
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Bisbita Arb?eo
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Gorri? Dom?tico Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Ploceidae
Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis Fodi Malgache Introduced species
Red-headed Fody Foudia eminentissima Fodi de las Mascarene
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Bronze Mannikin Spermestes cucullatus Capuchino Bronceado

 

 

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