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Number of species: 98
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Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 9
Number of introduced species: 2
Date last reviewed: 2007-11-19
 
See also: http://www.checklist.org.br/getpdf?SL003-06
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis Suirirí Piquirrojo Rare/Accidental
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Cerceta Aliazul  
Cinnamon Teal Anas cyanoptera Cerceta Colorada Rare/Accidental
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
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
Pink-footed Shearwater Puffinus creatopus Pardela Patirrosa Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Galapagos Shearwater Puffinus subalaris Pardela de los Galapagos Endemic (country/region)

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
White-vented Storm-Petrel Oceanites gracilis Paíño de Elliot Data deficient
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina Paíño Pechialbo Rare/Accidental
White-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta grallaria Paíño Ventriblanco Rare/Accidental
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro    
Black Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma melania Paíño Negro 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  

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  
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea Garceta Azul Rare/Accidental
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  

SULIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Flightless Cormorant Phalacrocorax harrisi Cormorán Mancón Endemic (country/region) Endangered

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Pandionidae
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus Aguila Pescadora  

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis Busardo de Galápagos Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable

FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Halcón Peregrino  

GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Galapagos Rail Laterallus spilonotus Polluela de Galápagos Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
Paint-billed Crake Neocrex erythrops Polluela Picopinta  
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Calamoncillo Americano Rare/Accidental
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus    
American Coot Fulica americana Focha Americana Rare/Accidental

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  
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Chorlitejo Culirrojo Rare/Accidental

CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus Agujeta Gris  
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Aguja Café Rare/Accidental
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa Aguja Canela Rare/Accidental
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  
Surfbird Aphriza virgata Correlimos de Rompientes Rare/Accidental
Red Knot Calidris canutus Correlimos Gordo Rare/Accidental
Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Tridáctilo  
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Correlimos Menudillo  
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Correlimos Pectoral Rare/Accidental
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Correlimos Zancolín Rare/Accidental
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Falaropo Tricolor  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Tiñosa Boba  
Swallow-tailed Gull Creagrus furcatus Gaviota Tijereta Endemic (country/region)
Grey-headed Gull Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus Gaviota Cabecigrís Rare/Accidental
Lava Gull Larus fuliginosus Gaviota Fuliginosa Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Gaviota Guanaguanare  
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Gaviota Pipizcan  
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus Gaviota Cocinera Rare/Accidental
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus Charrán Real  
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charrán Común  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki Págalo Polar Rare/Accidental
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Págalo Grande Rare/Accidental
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  

STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Búho Campestre  

CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor Añapero Yanqui  

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

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

Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Galapagos Martin  Progne modesta Golondrina de Galápagos Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable

Passeriformes.: Mimidae
Galapagos Mockingbird Nesomimus parvulus Sinsonte de Galápagos Endemic (country/region)

Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia Reinita Dorada  

Passeriformes.: Thraupidae
Large Ground-Finch Geospiza magnirostris Pinzón de Darwin Grande Endemic (country/region)
Medium Ground-Finch Geospiza fortis Pinzón de Darwin Mediano Endemic (country/region)
Small Ground-Finch Geospiza fuliginosa Pinzón de Darwin Pequeño Endemic (country/region)
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)
Small Tree-Finch Camarhynchus parvulus Pinzón de Darwin Insectívoro Chico Endemic (country/region)
Woodpecker Finch Camarhynchus pallidus Pinzón de Darwin Carpintero Endemic (country/region)
Mangrove Finch Camarhynchus heliobates Pinzón de Darwin de los Mangles Endemic Critically endangered
Green Warbler Finch Certhidea olivacea Pinzón de Darwin Oliváceo Endemic (country/region)
 

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