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Lord Howe Island

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Number of species: 168

Number of endemics: 2

Number of extinct species: 1

Number of globally threatened species: 7

Number of introduced species: 10

SPHENISCIFORMES: Spheniscidae
Little Penguin Eudyptula minor Ping?no Enano
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Australasian Grebe Tachybaptus novaehollandiae Zampull? Australiano Rare/Accidental
Hoary-headed Grebe Poliocephalus poliocephalus Zampull? Canoso Rare/Accidental
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans Albatros Viajero
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris Albatros Ojeroso
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Cape Petrel Daption capense Petrel Damero Rare/Accidental
Great-winged Petrel Pterodroma macroptera Petrel Aligrande Rare/Accidental
White-headed Petrel Pterodroma lessonii Petrel Cabeciblanco
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata Petrel Moteado Rare/Acc Near-threatened
Providence Petrel Pterodroma solandri Petrel de Solander Vulnerable
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta Petrel de las Kermadec
White-necked Petrel Pterodroma cervicalis Fardela de Cuello Blanco Rare/Accidental
Gould's Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera Petrel de Gould Rare/Accidental
Black-winged Petrel Pterodroma nigripennis Petrel Alinegro
Antarctic Prion Pachyptila desolata Pato-petrel Ant?tico Rare/Accidental
Fairy Prion Pachyptila turtur Pato-petrel Piquicorto Rare/Accidental
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes Pardela Paticlara
Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis Pardela Capirotada Rare/Accidental
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus Pardela del Pac?ico
Buller's Shearwater Puffinus bulleri Pardela Dorsigr? Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Pardela Sombr? Near-threatened
Short-tailed Shearwater Puffinus tenuirostris Pardela de Tasmania Rare/Accidental
Hutton's Shearwater Puffinus huttoni Pardela de Hutton Rare/Accidental Endangered
Fluttering Shearwater Puffinus gavia Pardela Gavia Rare/Accidental
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis Pardela Chica
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
White-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta grallaria Pa?o Ventriblanco
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabijunco Colirrojo
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabijunco Menor Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Australian Gannet Morus serrator Alcatraz Australiano
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Alcatraz Enmascarado
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Piquero Patirrojo Rare/Accidental
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Little Black Cormorant Phalacrocorax sulcirostris Cormor? Totinegro Rare/Accidental
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo Cormor? Grande Rare/Accidental
Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax varius Cormor? P? Rare/Accidental
Little Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax melanoleucos Cormor? Piquicorto Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Rabihorcado Chico Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Great Egret Ardea alba Garceta Grande Rare/Accidental
White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae Garceta Cariblanca
Little Egret Egretta garzetta Garceta Com?
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garcilla Bueyera
Rufous Night-Heron Nycticorax caledonicus Martinete Canelo Rare/Accidental
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus Avetorillo Com?
Australasian Bittern Botaurus poiciloptilus Avetoro Australiano Rare/Accidental Endangered
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Australian Ibis Threskiornis molucca Ibis Moluque? Rare/Accidental
Straw-necked Ibis Threskiornis spinicollis Ibis Tornasol Rare/Accidental
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus Morito Com? Rare/Accidental
Royal Spoonbill Platalea regia Esp?ula Real Rare/Accidental
Yellow-billed Spoonbill Platalea flavipes Esp?ula Piquigualda Rare/Accidental
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Black Swan Cygnus atratus Cisne Negro Rare/Accidental
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Barnacla Canadiense Rare/Accidental
Australian Shelduck Tadorna tadornoides Tarro Australiano Rare/Accidental
Paradise Shelduck Tadorna variegata Tarro Maor?/strong> Rare/Accidental
Maned Duck Chenonetta jubata Pato de Crin Rare/Accidental
Grey Teal Anas gracilis Cerceta Gris Rare/Accidental
Chestnut Teal Anas castanea Cerceta Casta? Rare/Accidental
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos ?ade Real Introduced species
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa Anade Cejudo
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Australian Kite Elanus axillaris Elanio Australiano Rare/Accidental
White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster Pigargo Oriental Rare/Accidental
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans Aguilucho Lagunero del Pac?ico
Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae Gavil? Variable Rare/Accidental
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Australian Kestrel Falco cenchroides Cern?alo Australiano
Brown Falcon Falco berigora Halc? Berigora Rare/Accidental
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Lord Howe Rail Gallirallus sylvestris Rasc? de la Lord Howe Endemic Endangered
Buff-banded Rail Gallirallus philippensis Rasc? Filipino
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla Polluela Chica Rare/Accidental
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio Calam? Com?
Dusky Moorhen Gallinula tenebrosa Gallineta Enlutada Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Coot Fulica atra Focha Com? Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
Australian Painted-snipe Rostratula australis Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus longirostris Ostrero P? Australiano Rare/Accidental
South Island Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Pied Stilt Himantopus leucocephalus Cig??ela Australiana Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Australian Pratincole Stiltia isabella Canastera Patilarga Rare/Accidental
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum Canastera Oriental Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Banded Lapwing Vanellus tricolor Avefr? Tricolor Rare/Accidental
Masked Lapwing Vanellus miles Avefr? Militar
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Chorlito Dorado Siberiano
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlito Gris Rare/Accidental
Double-banded Plover Charadrius bicinctus Chorlitejo Bicinchado
Lesser SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Chorlitejo Mongol Chico Rare/Accidental
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii Chorlitejo Mongol Grande Rare/Accidental
Oriental Plover Charadrius veredus Chorlito Asi?ico Grande Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Latham's Snipe Gallinago hardwickii Agachadiza Japonesa Rare/Accidental
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Aguja Colinegra Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Aguja Colipinta
Little Curlew Numenius minutus Zarapito Chico
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Zarapito Trinador
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis Zarapito Siberiano
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus Andarr?s del Terek Rare/Accidental
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Andarr?s Chico Rare/Accidental
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes Playero Siberiano Rare/Accidental
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana Playero de Alaska Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Archibebe Claro Rare/Accidental
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis Archibebe Fino Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Com?
Red Knot Calidris canutus Correlimos Gordo Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis Correlimos Cuellirrojo
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Correlimos Pectoral Rare/Accidental
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata Correlimos Acuminado Rare/Accidental
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Correlimos Zarapit? Rare/Accidental
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis Correlimos Canelo Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus Gaviota Cocinera Rare/Accidental
Silver Gull Larus novaehollandiae Gaviota Plateada Australiana Rare/Accidental
Red-billed Gull Larus scopulinus Gaviota Plateada Neozelandesa Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Ti?sa Boba
Black Noddy Anous minutus Ti?sa Menuda
Blue Noddy Procelsterna cerulea Ti?sa Azulada
Grey Noddy Procelsterna albivitta Ti?sa Gris
White Tern Gygis alba Charr? Blanco
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Charr? Sombr?
Little Tern Sternula albifrons Charrancito Com? Rare/Accidental
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus Fumarel Aliblanco Rare/Accidental
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana Charr? de Sumatra Rare/Accidental
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Charr? Artico Rare/Accidental
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charr? Com? Rare/Accidental
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Charr? Piquigualdo Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus P?alo Rabero Rare/Accidental
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Brav? Introduced species
Metallic Pigeon Columba vitiensis Paloma Gorgiblanca Extirpated
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis T?tola Moteada Rare/Accidental
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica Palomita Esmeralda Dorsiverde
Brush Bronzewing Phaps elegans Paloma-bronce Elegante Rare/Accidental
Peaceful Dove Geopelia placida Tortolita Pl?ida Rare/Accidental
Pied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula bicolor D?ula Bicolor Rare/Accidental
Torresian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula spilorrhoa D?ula Australiana
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Red-fronted Parakeet Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae Perico Maor?Rojo Vulnerable
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Himalayan Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus Cuco oriental Rare/Accidental
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus optatus Cuco de Horsfield Rare/Accidental
Pallid Cuckoo Cuculus pallidus Cuco P?ido Rare/Accidental
Brush Cuckoo Cacomantis variolosus Cuco Varioloso Rare/Accidental
Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis Cuco Flabeliforme Rare/Accidental
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus Cuclillo Bronc?eo Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Koel Eudynamys taitensis Koel Colilargo Rare/Accidental
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Australian Masked-Owl Tyto novaehollandiae Lechuza Australiana
Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuza Com?
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Morepork Ninox novaeseelandiae N?ox Maor?/strong>
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus Vencejo Mongol Rare/Accidental
Fork-tailed Swift Apus pacificus Vencejo del Pac?ico Rare/Accidental
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus Alci? Sagrado
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Rainbow Bee-eater Merops ornatus Abejaruco Australiano Rare/Accidental
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis Carraca Oriental Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis Alondra Com? Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena Golondrina Australiana
Fairy Martin Petrochelidon ariel Golondrina Ariel Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Australasian Pipit Anthus novaeseelandiae Bisbita Neozeland? Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Black-faced Cuckooshrike Coracina novaehollandiae Oruguero de Cara Negra Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula Mirlo Com? Introduced species
Island Thrush Turdus poliocephalus Mirlo Isle?
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Zorzal Com? Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Rhipiduridae
New Zealand Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa Cola de Abanico de Collar Gris Extirpated
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Leaden Flycatcher Myiagra rubecula Miagra Plomiza Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Pachycephalidae
Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis Silbador Dorado
Passeriformes.:
Lord Howe Island Gerygone Gerygone insularis EXTINCT Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
Lord Howe White-eye Zosterops tephropleurus Endemic
Slender-billed White-eye Zosterops tenuirostris Ojiblanco de Pico Fino
Silvereye Zosterops lateralis Ojiblanco de Lomo Gris Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Meliphagidae
Noisy Friarbird Philemon corniculatus Filem? Grit? Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Grallinidae
Magpie-lark Grallina cyanoleuca Alondra Urraca Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Artamidae
Masked Woodswallow Artamus personatus Golondrina del Bosque Enmascarada Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Cracticidae
Pied Currawong Strepera graculina Currawong P?ido Endemic (country/region)
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Australian Raven Corvus coronoides Cuervo Australiano Grande Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Estornino Pinto Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs Pinz? Vulgar Introduced species
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris Verder? Com? Rare/Accidental
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea Pardillo Sizer? Introduced species
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Jilguero Europeo Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella Escribano Cerillo Rare/Accidental

 

 

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