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Number of species: 534    100 %
Number of globally threatened species: 14
Number of introduced species: 5
Date last reviewed: 2007-02-02
See also: http://www.israbirding.com/checklist/
 
STRUTHIONIFORMES: Struthionidae
Ostrich Struthio camelus Extirpated
 
GAVIIFORMES: Gaviidae
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Rare/Accidental
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Rare/Accidental
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Rare/Accidental
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta Rare/Accidental
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Atlantic Petrel Pterodroma incerta Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis Rare/Accidental
Cape Verde Petrel Pterodroma feae Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas Rare/Accidental
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes Rare/Accidental
Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis Rare/Accidental
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Near-threatened
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus
Levantine Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis Rare/Accidental
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Rare/Accidental
Persian Shearwater Puffinus persicus Rare/Accidental
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Rare/Accidental
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus Rare/Accidental
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro Rare/Accidental
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa
Swinhoe's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma monorhis Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Pink-backed Pelican Pelecanus rufescens Rare/Accidental
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Rare/Accidental
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis Rare/Accidental
Pygmy Cormorant Phalacrocorax pygmaeus
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Darter Anhinga melanogaster Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Black-headed Heron Ardea melanocephala Rare/Accidental
Goliath Heron Ardea goliath Rare/Accidental
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Ardea alba
Black Heron Egretta ardesiaca Rare/Accidental
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia Rare/Accidental
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Western Reef-Heron Egretta gularis
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Striated Heron Butorides striata
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis Rare/Accidental
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumeniferus Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Waldrapp Geronticus eremita Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Lesser Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna javanica Rare/Accidental
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus Rare/Accidental
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Gadwall Anas strepera
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Cape Teal Anas capensis Rare/Accidental
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Red-billed Duck Anas erythrorhyncha Rare/Accidental
Garganey Anas querquedula
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris Vulnerable
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina
Southern Pochard Netta erythrophthalma Rare/Accidental
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca Near-threatened
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya marila Rare/Accidental
Common Eider Somateria mollissima Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis Rare/Accidental
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Rare/Accidental
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Rare/Accidental
Smew Mergellus albellus Rare/Accidental
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Common Merganser Mergus merganser Rare/Accidental
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala Endangered
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus Rare/Accidental
Red Kite Milvus milvus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Black Kite Milvus migrans
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Lammergeier Gypaetus barbatus Rare/Accidental
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus Near-threatened
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus
Short-toed-Eagle Circaetus gallicus
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus Rare/Accidental
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Near-threatened
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
Dark Chanting-Goshawk Melierax metabates Rare/Accidental
Shikra Accipiter badius Rare/Accidental
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus Rare/Accidental
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga Vulnerable
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax Rare/Accidental
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis
Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca Vulnerable
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii Rare/Accidental
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Vulnerable
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus Near-threatened
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae
Sooty Falcon Falco concolor
Merlin Falco columbarius
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Endangered
Barbary Falcon Falco pelegrinoides
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Chukar Alectoris chukar
Sand Partridge Ammoperdix heyi
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix
 
GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo
Common Crane Grus grus
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
Corn Crake Crex crex Near-threatened
Little Crake Porzana parva
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio Rare/Accidental
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Eurasian Coot Fulica atra
 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae
Great Bustard Otis tarda Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Macqueen's Bustard Chlamydotis macqueenii
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Dromadidae
Crab Plover Dromas ardeola Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Cream-colored Courser Cursorius cursor
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum Rare/Accidental
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Spur-winged Plover Vanellus spinosus
Black-headed Lapwing Vanellus tectus Rare/Accidental
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus Rare/Accidental
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Critically endangered
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva
European Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius Rare/Accidental
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lesser-SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Rare/Accidental
Greater SandPlover Charadrius leschenaultii
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
Pintail Snipe Gallinago stenura Rare/Accidental
Great Snipe Gallinago media Near-threatened
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Rare/Accidental
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Rare/Accidental
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris Rare/Accidental
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis Rare/Accidental
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta Rare/Accidental
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Rare/Accidental
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Rare/Accidental
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
White-eyed Gull Larus leucophthalmus Near-threatened
Sooty Gull Larus hemprichii Rare/Accidental
Mew Gull Larus canus
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus Rare/Accidental
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Rare/Accidental
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus Rare/Accidental
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Heuglin's Gull Larus heuglini
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans
Armenian Gull Larus armenicus
Western Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
Great Black-headed Gull Larus ichthyaetus
Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus Rare/Accidental
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus Rare/Accidental
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Rare/Accidental
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini Rare/Accidental
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Rare/Accidental
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Saunders's Tern Sternula saundersi Rare/Accidental
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Rare/Accidental
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
White-cheeked Tern Sterna repressa
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Rare/Accidental
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
Lesser Crested-Tern Thalasseus bengalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki Rare/Accidental
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Rare/Accidental
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus
 
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata
Spotted Sandgrouse Pterocles senegallus
Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis
Crowned Sandgrouse Pterocles coronatus
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse Pterocles lichtensteinii
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
Stock Dove Columba oenas
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus
European Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur
Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
African Collared-Dove Streptopelia roseogrisea Rare/Accidental
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
Namaqua Dove Oena capensis
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri Introduced species
Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus Introduced species
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus optatus Rare/Accidental
Dideric Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius Rare/Accidental
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Pallid Scops-Owl Otus brucei
African Scops-Owl Otus senegalensis
European Scops-Owl Otus scops
Oriental Scops-Owl Otus sunia
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo
Pharaoh Eagle-Owl Bubo ascalaphus
Brown Fish-Owl Ketupa zeylonensis Extirpated
Tawny Owl Strix aluco
Hume's Owl Strix butleri
Little Owl Athene noctua
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Egyptian Nightjar Caprimulgus aegyptius
Nubian Nightjar Caprimulgus nubicus
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
Common Swift Apus apus
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus
Little Swift Apus affinis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Near-threatened
 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus
 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Greater Hoopoe-Lark Alaemon alaudipes
Black-crowned Sparrow-Lark Eremopterix nigriceps Rare/Accidental
Chestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark Eremopterix signatus Rare/Accidental
Bar-tailed Lark Ammomanes cinctura
Desert Lark Ammomanes deserti
Thick-billed Lark Ramphocoris clotbey Rare/Accidental
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra
Bimaculated Lark Melanocorypha bimaculata
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Hume's Lark Calandrella acutirostris Rare/Accidental
Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
Temminck's Lark Eremophila bilopha
Dunn's Lark Eremalauda dunni
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis
Oriental Skylark Alauda gulgula
Wood Lark Lullula arborea
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Plain Martin Riparia paludicola Rare/Accidental
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Ethiopian Swallow Hirundo aethiopica Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Crag-Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestris
Rock Martin Ptyonoprogne fuligula
House-Martin Delichon urbicum
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi
Long-billed Pipit Anthus similis
Blyth's Pipit Anthus godlewskii Rare/Accidental
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
American Pipit Anthus rubescens
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
White-spectacled Bulbul Pycnonotus xanthopygos
White-cheeked Bulbul Pycnonotus leucogenys Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Regulidae
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
 
Passeriformes.: Bombycillidae
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Hypocoliidae
Hypocolius Hypocolius ampelinus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
 
Passeriformes.: Prunellidae
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris
Radde's Accentor Prunella ocularis
Black-throated Accentor Prunella atrogularis Rare/Accidental
Dunnock Prunella modularis
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula
Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus Rare/Accidental
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis Rare/Accidental
Dusky Thrush Turdus naumanni Rare/Accidental
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris
Redwing Turdus iliacus
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Streaked Scrub-Warbler Scotocerca inquieta
Graceful Prinia Prinia gracilis
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti
Grasshopper-Warbler Locustella naevia Rare/Accidental
Pallas' Warbler Locustella certhiola Rare/Accidental
Eurasian River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides
Moustached Warbler Acrocephalus melanopogon
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Blyth's Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum Rare/Accidental
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Oriental Reed Warbler Acrocephalus orientalis Rare/Accidental
Clamorous Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus stentoreus
Basra Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus griseldis Rare/Accidental Endangered
Booted Warbler Hippolais caligata Rare/Accidental
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais pallida
Upcher's Warbler Hippolais languida
Olive-tree Warbler Hippolais olivetorum
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Mountain Chiffchaff Phylloscopus sindianus
Eastern Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus orientalis
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus Rare/Accidental
Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi Rare/Accidental
Lemon-rumped Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus Rare/Accidental
Yellow-browed  Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
Hume's Warbler Phylloscopus humei
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides Rare/Accidental
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria
Eastern Orphean Warbler Sylvia crassirostris
Asian Desert Warbler Sylvia nana
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Red Sea Warbler Sylvia leucomelaena
Cyprus Warbler Sylvia melanothorax
Menetries' Warbler Sylvia mystacea
Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillata
Rueppell's Warbler Sylvia rueppelli
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis
Semicollared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata Near-threatened
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Thrush Nightingale Luscinia luscinia
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus Rare/Accidental
White-throated Robin Irania gutturalis
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
Black Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas podobe
Rufous-backed Redstart Phoenicurus erythronotus Rare/Accidental
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus
Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata Rare/Accidental
White-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga
Hooded Wheatear Oenanthe monacha
Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura Rare/Accidental
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Mourning Wheatear Oenanthe lugens
Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii
Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata Rare/Accidental
Red-rumped Wheatear Oenanthe moesta
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka
Cyprus Wheatear Oenanthe cypriaca
Eastern Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe melanoleuca
Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe xanthoprymna Rare/Accidental
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina
Blackstart Cercomela melanura
 
Passeriformes.: Timaliidae
Arabian Babbler Turdoides squamiceps
 
Passeriformes.: Paradoxornithidae
Bearded Reedling Panurus biarmicus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
Sombre Tit Poecile lugubris
Coal Tit Periparus ater Rare/Accidental
Great Tit Parus major
 
Passeriformes.: Sittidae
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
Rock Nuthatch Sitta neumayer
 
Passeriformes.: Tichodromidae
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria
 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Eurasian Penduline-Tit Remiz pendulinus
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Palestine Sunbird Cinnyris osea
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden-Oriole Oriolus oriolus
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach Rare/Accidental
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax Rare/Accidental
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus
Eurasian Jackdaw Corvus monedula
House Crow Corvus splendens
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Brown-necked Raven Corvus ruficollis
Fan-tailed Raven Corvus rhipidurus
Common Raven Corvus corax
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis Introduced species
Vinous-breasted Starling Acridotheres burmannicus Introduced species
Rosy Starling Pastor roseus
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Tristram's Starling Onychognathus tristramii
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis
Dead Sea Sparrow Passer moabiticus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus Rare/Accidental
Chestnut-shouldered Petronia Petronia xanthocollis Rare/Accidental
Rock Petronia Petronia petronia
Pale Rockfinch Carpospiza brachydactyla
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
White-throated Munia Euodice malabarica Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Pale Rosefinch Carpodacus synoicus
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra Rare/Accidental
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
Eurasian Siskin Carduelis spinus
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Eurasian Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Fire-fronted Serin Serinus pusillus
European Serin Serinus serinus
Syrian Serin Serinus syriacus Vulnerable
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Crimson-winged Finch Rhodopechys sanguineus
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus
Desert Finch Rhodospiza obsoleta
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia
Cinereous Bunting Emberiza cineracea Near-threatened
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
Cretzschmar's Bunting Emberiza caesia
House Bunting Emberiza striolata
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps Rare/Accidental
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra

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