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  Previously Charles Island  
Number of species: 88

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Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 8
Number of introduced species: 2
Date last reviewed: 2007-11-19
See also: http://www.checklist.org.br/getpdf?SL003-06
 
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
White-cheeked Pintail Anas bahamensis Anade Gargantillo  

SPHENISCIFORMES: Spheniscidae
Galapagos Penguin Spheniscus mendiculus Pingüino de las Galápagos Endangered

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Waved Albatross Phoebastria irrorata Albatros de las Galápagos Critically endangered

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Cape Petrel Daption capense Petrel Damero Rare/Accidental
Antarctic Prion Pachyptila desolata Pato-petrel Antártico Rare/Accidental
Galapagos Petrel Pterodroma phaeopygia Fardela Gris Parda Endemic (country/region) Critically endangered
Parkinson's Petrel Procellaria parkinsoni Pardela de Parkinson Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Pardela Sombría Near-threatened
Galapagos Shearwater Puffinus subalaris Pardela de los Galapagos Endemic (country/region)

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
White-vented Storm-Petrel Oceanites gracilis Paíño de Elliot Data deficient
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro    
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Paíño Boreal Rare/Accidental

PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Zampullín Picogrueso  

PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Caribbean Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Flamenco  

PHAETHONTIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rabijunco Etéreo  
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabijunco Colirrojo Rare/Accidental

PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea Martinete Coronado  
Lava Heron Butorides sundevalli Garcilla de lava Endemic (country/region)
Striated Heron Butorides striata Garcita Azulada  
Western Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garcilla Bueyera  
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Garza Azulada  
Great Egret Ardea alba Garceta Grande  
Snowy Egret Egretta thula Garceta Nívea Rare/Accidental

PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Pelícano Pardo  

SULIFORMES: Fregatidae
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Rabihorcado Magnífico  
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Rabihorcado Grande  

SULIFORMES: Sulidae
Blue-footed Booby Sula nebouxii Piquero Camanay  
Nazca boobies Sula granti Alcatraz de Nazca  

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Pandionidae
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus Aguila Pescadora  

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis Busardo de Galápagos Extirpated Vulnerable

GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Galapagos Rail Laterallus spilonotus Polluela de Galápagos Extirpated Vulnerable
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Polluela Picopinta  
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus    

CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus Ostrero Pío Americano  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black Necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus Cigüeñuela de Cuello Negro  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlito Gris  
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Chorlitejo Semipalmeado  
Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia Chorlitejo Piquigrueso Rare/Accidental
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Chorlitejo Culirrojo Rare/Accidental

CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Agujeta Gris  
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Zarapito Trinador  
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Archibebe Patigualdo Grande  
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Archibebe Patigualdo Chico  
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana Playero de Alaska  
Willet Tringa semipalmatus Playero Aliblanco  
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Andarríos Maculado Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Común  
Red Knot Calidris canutus Correlimos Gordo Rare/Accidental
Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Tridáctilo  
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Correlimos Semipalmeado Rare/Accidental
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Correlimos de Alaska Rare/Accidental
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Correlimos Menudillo  
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Correlimos Culiblanco Rare/Accidental
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Falaropo Tricolor  
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Falaropo Picofino  
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Falaropo Picogrueso  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Tiñosa Boba  
Swallow-tailed Gull Creagrus furcatus Gaviota Tijereta Endemic (country/region)
Lava Gull Larus fuliginosus Gaviota Fuliginosa Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Gaviota Guanaguanare  
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Gaviota Pipizcan  
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charrán Común  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Págalo Pomarino Rare/Accidental

COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Bravía Introduced species
Galapagos Dove Zenaida galapagoensis Zenaida de Galápagos Endemic (country/region)

CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani Garrapatero Aní Introduced species
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus Cuclillo Canela  

STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuza Común Extirpated

STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Búho Campestre  

CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Belted Kingfisher Ceryle alcyon Martín Gigante Norteamericano Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Tyrannidae
Galapagos Flycatcher Myiarchus magnirostris Copetón de Galápagos Endemic (country/region)

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

Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Galapagos Martin  Progne modesta Golondrina de Galápagos Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Golondrina Común  

Passeriformes.: Mimidae
Charles Mockingbird Nesomimus trifasciatus Sinsonte de los Galápagos Extirpated Critically endangered

Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia Reinita Dorada  

Passeriformes.: Icteridae
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Soldadito Arrocero  

Passeriformes.: Thraupidae
Medium Ground-Finch Geospiza fortis Pinzón de Darwin Mediano Endemic (country/region)
Small Ground-Finch Geospiza fuliginosa Pinzón de Darwin Pequeño Endemic (country/region)
Sharp-beaked Ground-Finch Geospiza difficilis Pinzón de Darwin de Pico Afilado Extirpated
Common Cactus-Finch Geospiza scandens Pinzón de Darwin de los Cactus Endemic (country/region)
Vegetarian Finch Camarhynchus crassirostris Pinzón de Darwin Vegetariano Endemic (country/region)
Large Tree-Finch Camarhynchus psittacula Pinzón de Darwin Insectívoro Grande Endemic (country/region)
Medium Tree-Finch Camarhynchus pauper Pinzón de Darwin Pobre Endemic Vulnerable
Small Tree-Finch Camarhynchus parvulus Pinzón de Darwin Insectívoro Chico Endemic (country/region)
Woodpecker Finch Camarhynchus pallidus Pinzón de Darwin Carpintero Rare/Accidental
Green Warbler Finch Certhidea olivacea Pinzón de Darwin Oliváceo Endemic (country/region)
Grey Warbler-Finch Certhidea fusca
 

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