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Number of species: 168
Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 3
Number of introduced species: 1
Date last reviewed: 2005-05-01
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Zampull? Picogrueso Rare/Accidental
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Pardela Garrapatera Rare/Accidental
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Pa?o de Wilson Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rabijunco Et?eo Rare/Accidental
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabijunco Menor Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Pel?ano Pardo Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Alcatraz Enmascarado Rare/Accidental
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Piquero Patirrojo Rare/Accidental
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Anhinga Anhinga anhinga Anhinga Americana Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Rabihorcado Magn?ico
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Garza Azulada Rare/Accidental
Great Egret Ardea alba Garceta Grande
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor Garceta Tricolor Rare/Accidental
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea Garceta Azul Rare/Accidental
Snowy Egret Egretta thula Garceta N?ea Rare/Accidental
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garcilla Bueyera
Green Heron Butorides virescens Garcita verdosau
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Martinete Com? Rare/Accidental
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea Martinete Coronado Rare/Accidental
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Jabiru Jabiru mycteria Jabir?Americano
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber Corocoro Rojo Rare/Accidental
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus Morito Com?
Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja Esp?ula Rosada
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor Suirir?Bicolor Rare/Accidental
West Indian Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna arborea Suirir?Yaguaza Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis Suirir?Piquirrojo Rare/Accidental
American Wigeon Anas americana Silb? Americano
Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis Cerceta americana
Northern Pintail Anas acuta ?ade Rabudo
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Cerceta Aliazul Rare/Accidental
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Cuchara Com?
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Porr? Acollarado
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis Porr? Bola
Masked Duck Nomonyx dominica Malvas? Enmascarada
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Pato Malvasia de Cara Blanca Rare/Accidental
 
FALCONIFORMES: Cathartidae
Black Vulture Coragyps atratus Zopilote Negro Rare/Accidental
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus ?uila Pescadora Rare/Accidental
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Hook-billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus Milano Picogarfio
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus Aguilucho P?ido
Common Black-Hawk Buteogallus anthracinus Busardo-negro Norte?
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus Busardo Aliancho Rare/Accidental
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
American Kestrel Falco sparverius Cern?alo Americano Rare/Accidental
Merlin Falco columbarius Esmerej? Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Halc? Peregrino
 
GALLIFORMES: Cracidae
Rufous-vented Chachalaca Ortalis ruficauda Chachalaca Culirroja
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Sora Porzana carolina Polluela Sora Rare/Accidental
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Calamoncillo Americano
Common Coot Gallinula chloropus Gallereta Com? Rare/Accidental
American Coot Fulica americana Focha Americana Rare/Accidental
Caribbean Coot Fulica caribaea Focha Caribe? Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus Cig??ela de Cuello Negro Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica Chorlito Dorado Americano Rare/Accidental
Black-bellied plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlito Gris Rare/Accidental
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Chorlitejo Semipalmeado Rare/Accidental
Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia Chorlitejo Piquigrueso Rare/Accidental
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Chorlitejo Culirrojo Rare/Accidental
Collared Plover Charadrius collaris Chorlitejo de Azara Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata Becasina Rare/Accidental
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Agujeta Gris Rare/Accidental
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa Aguja Canela Rare/Accidental
Eskimo Curlew Numenius borealis Zarapito Esquimal Rare/Accidental Critically endangered (possibly extinct)
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Zarapito Trinador
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Correlimos Batit?/strong> Rare/Accidental
Spotted Redshank Actitis macularius Andarr?s Maculado Rare/Accidental
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Andarr?s Solitario Rare/Accidental
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Archibebe Patigualdo Grande Rare/Accidental
Willet Tringa semipalmata Playero Aliblanco Rare/Accidental
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Archibebe Patigualdo Chico Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Com? Rare/Accidental
Red Knot Calidris canutus Correlimos Gordo Rare/Accidental
Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Trid?tilo Rare/Accidental
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Correlimos Semipalmeado Rare/Accidental
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Correlimos de Alaska Rare/Accidental
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Correlimos Menudillo Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Correlimos Pectoral Rare/Accidental
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Correlimos Zarapit? Rare/Accidental
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Correlimos Zancol? Rare/Accidental
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis Correlimos Canelo Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Combatiente Rare/Accidental
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Falaropo Tricolor Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus Gaviota Arg?tea Americana
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Gaviota Reidora Rare/Accidental
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Gaviota Guanaguanare
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Ti?sa Boba
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Charr? Sombr? Rare/Accidental
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus Charr? Embridado Rare/Accidental
Least Tern Sternula antillarum Charrancito Americano Rare/Accidental
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Fumarel Com? Rare/Accidental
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Charr? Rosado Rare/Accidental
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charr? Com? Rare/Accidental
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus Charr? Real
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis Charr? Patinegro Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger Rayador Americano Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus P?alo Par?ito Rare/Accidental
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Brav? Introduced species
Scaly-naped Pigeon Patagioenas squamosa Paloma Isle?
Eared Dove Zenaida auriculata Zenaida Torcaza
Zenaida Dove Zenaida aurita Zenaida Caribe?
Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina Columbina Com?
Grenada Dove Leptotila wellsi Paloma Montaraz de Granada Endemic Critically endangered
Ruddy Quail-Dove Geotrygon montana Paloma-perdiz Com?
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Mangrove Cuckoo Coccyzus minor Cuclillo de Manglar
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus Cuclillo Canela Rare/Accidental
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani Garrapatero An?/strong>
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuza Com?
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Black Swift Cypseloides niger Vencejo Negro Rare/Accidental
White-collared Swift Streptoprocne zonaris Vencejo Acollarado Rare/Accidental
Grey-rumped Swift Chaetura cinereiventris Vencejo Ceniciento
Short-tailed Swift Chaetura brachyura Vencejo de Cola Blanca
 
APODIFORMES: Trochilidae
Rufous-breasted Hermit Glaucis hirsutus Ermita? Hirsuto
White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora Colibr?Nuquiblanco
Green-throated Mango Anthracothorax viridigula Mango Gorgiverde
Purple-throated Carib Eulampis jugularis Colibr?Caribe? Gorgimorado
Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus Colibr?Caribe? Gorgiverde
Ruby-topaz Hummingbird Chrysolampis mosquitus Colibr?Rub?/strong>
Antillean Crested Hummingbird Orthorhyncus cristatus Colibr?Crestado
White-chested Emerald Agyrtria brevirostris Amazilia Pechiblanca
Copper-rumped Hummingbird Saucerottia tobaci Amazilia de Tobago
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon Mart? Gigante Norteamericano Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Tyrannidae
Caribbean Elaenia Elaenia martinica Fiof? Caribe?
Yellow-bellied Elaenia Elaenia flavogaster Fiof? Ventriamarillo
Euler's Flycatcher Lathrotriccus euleri Mosquero de Euler Extirpated
Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus Tirano Melanc?ico Rare/Accidental
Grey Kingbird Tyrannus dominicensis Tirano Dominicano
Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana Tijereta Sabanera Rare/Accidental
Grenada Flycatcher Myiarchus nugator Copet? de Granada Endemic (country/region)
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Avi? Zapador Rare/Accidental
White-winged Swallow Tachycineta albiventer Golondrina Aliblanca Rare/Accidental
Caribbean Martin Progne dominicensis Golondrina Caribe?
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Golondrina Com?
 
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
House Wren Troglodytes aedon Ratona Com?
 
Passeriformes.: Mimidae
Tropical Mockingbird Mimus gilvus Sinsonte Tropical
Brown Trembler Cinclocerthia ruficauda Temblador Casta? Rare/Accidental
Scaly-breasted Thrasher Allenia fusca Azotador de Pecho Escamoso Rare/Accidental
Pearly-eyed Thrasher Margarops fuscatus Azotador de Ojos Perlados
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Grey-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus Tordo de Cara Gris
Cocoa Thrush Turdus fumigatus Tordo Acanelado
Bare-eyed Thrush Turdus nudigenis Tordo Ojos de Candil
 
Passeriformes.: Vireonidae
Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons Vireo de Cuello Amarilla Rare/Accidental
Black-whiskered Vireo Vireo altiloquus Vireo de Bigotes Negros
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Antillean Euphonia Euphonia musica Eufonia capuchiazul Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Northern Parula Parula americana P?ula de Pecho Dorado Rare/Accidental
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia Chipe Amarillo
Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina Chipe Tigre Rare/Accidental
Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca Chipe de Garganta Anaranjada Rare/Accidental
Prairie Warbler Dendroica discolor Chipe Galano Rare/Accidental
Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata Chipe Estriado Rare/Accidental
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia Chipe Rayado
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla Chipe Rey Americano Rare/Accidental
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Chipe Anaranjado Rare/Accidental
Northern Waterthrush Seiurus noveboracensis Chipe de Agua Norte? Rare/Accidental
Louisiana Waterthrush Seiurus motacilla Chipe de Agua Sure?
 
Passeriformes.: Coerebidae
Bananaquit Coereba flaveola Platanera Com?
 
Passeriformes.: Thraupidae
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea Quitrique Rojo Rare/Accidental
Summer Tanager Piranga rubra Quitrique Colorado Rare/Accidental
Lesser Antillean Tanager Tangara cucullata T?gara de las Antillas Menores Endemic (country/region)
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Blue-black Grassquit Volatinia jacarina Negrito Chirr?/strong>
Yellow-bellied Seedeater Sporophila nigricollis Espiguero Corbatita Amarillo Rare/Accidental
Black-faced Grassquit Tiaris bicolor Semillerito Bicolor
Lesser Antillean Bullfinch Loxigilla noctis Come ?me Antillano
Grassland Yellow-Finch Sicalis luteola Semillero Chirig? Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Cardinalidae
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus Piquigrueso Degollado
 
Passeriformes.: Icteridae
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Soldadito Arrocero Rare/Accidental
Carib Grackle Quiscalus lugubris Zanate Caribe?
Shiny Cowbird Molothrus bonariensis Vaquero Mirlo
Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus Trupial Rare/Accidental
Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula Ict?ido anaranjado Rare/Accidental

 

 

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