Micronesia Midway Island

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Micronesia
Bird checklist, Bird lists, Photos, video, sound recordings & data. All species covered
Number of species: 145
Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 12
Number of extinct species: 1
Number of introduced species: 2
Date last reviewed: 2009-08-08
See also: http://www.fws.gov/midway/seabirdpops.pdf
 
Anatidae
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Ganso-grande-de-testa-branca Rare/Accidental
Emperor Goose Anser canagicus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Snow Goose Anser caerulescens Ganso-das-neves Rare/Accidental
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Ganso do Canad?/font>
Brent Goose Branta bernicla Ganso-de-faces-negras Rare/Accidental
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Cisne-pequeno Rare/Accidental
Gadwall Anas strepera Frisada Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope Piadeira Rare/Accidental
American Wigeon Anas americana Piadeira-americana
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Pato-real Rare/Accidental
Laysan Duck Anas laysanensis End(c/region) Critically endangered
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Pato-d'asa-azul Rare/Accidental
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Pato-trombeteiro
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Arrabio
Garganey Anas querquedula Marreco Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca Marrequinha-comum Rare/Accidental
Redhead Aythya americana Zarro-americano Rare/Accidental
Common Pochard Aythya ferina Zarro-comum Rare/Accidental
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula Zarro-negrinha Rare/Accidental
Greater Scaup Aythya marila Zarro-bastardo Rare/Accidental
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis Negrelho-americano Rare/Accidental
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus Pato-arlequim Rare/Accidental
Black Scoter Melanitta nigra Pato-preto Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis Pato-de-cauda-afilada Rare/Accidental
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Pato-de-touca-branca Rare/Accidental
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Pato-olho-d'ouro Rare/Accidental
 
Diomedeidae
Laysan Albatross Phoebastria immutabilis Albatroz de Laysan Vulnerable
Black-footed Albatross Phoebastria nigripes Endangered
Short-tailed Albatross Phoebastria albatrus Vulnerable
Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta Albatroz-arisco
 
Procellariidae
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Fulmar-glacial
Murphy's Petrel Pterodroma ultima Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta Petrel-de-kermadec
Herald Petrel Pterodroma arminjoniana Crazina-da-trindade Rare/Accidental
Bonin Petrel Pterodroma hypoleuca
Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus Pardela do Pac?ico
Buller's Shearwater Puffinus bulleri Vulnerable
Townsend's Shearwater Puffinus auricularis
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis Pardela-pequena
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Pardela-preta Near-threatened
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes Pardela-de-patas-rosadas
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii Alma-negra
Jouanin's Petrel Bulweria fallax Painho de Jouanin Near-threatened
 
Hydrobatidae
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Painho-de-cauda-forcada Rare/Accidental
Tristram's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma tristrami Near-threatened
 
Ardeidae
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Garca-vaqueira
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia Gar?-branca-interm?ia
 
Phaethontidae
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rabo de palha Rare/Accidental
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabo-de-palha-de-cauda-vermelha
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabo-de-palha-de-bico-laranja
 
Fregatidae
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Tesour?-grande
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Tesour?-pequeno
 
Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Atob?grande
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Atob?de-p?vermelho
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Alcatraz
 
Phalacrocoracidae
Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus
 
Falconidae
Merlin Falco columbarius Esmerilh? Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Falc?-peregrino Rare/Accidental
 
Accipitridae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus ?uia-pesqueira Rare/Accidental
Black Kite Milvus migrans Milhafre-preto Rare/Accidental
Steller's Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus Tartaranh?-azulado Rare/Accidental
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis Rare/Accidental
 
Rallidae
Laysan Crake Porzana palmeri Extinct
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus Galinha-d'?ua Rare/Accidental
Hawaiian Coot Fulica alai Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
American Coot Fulica americana Galeir?-americano Rare/Accidental
 
Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus pernilongo-de-costas-negras Rare/Accidental
 
Charadriidae
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Batuirucu
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Tarambola-cinzenta Rare/Accidental
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Borrelho-grande-de-coleira Rare/Accidental
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Borrelho-semipalmado Rare/Accidental
Lesser SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Borrelho-mongol Rare/Accidental
 
Scolopacidae
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago Narceja-comum Rare/Accidental
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Ma?rico-escolop?eo-americano Rare/Accidental
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Ma?rico-de-bico-direito Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Fuselo Rare/Accidental
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa Rare/Accidental
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Ma?rico-galego Rare/Accidental
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis Vulnerable
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis Perna-verde-fino Rare/Accidental
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Perna-amarela-grande Rare/Accidental
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Perna-amarela-pequeno Rare/Accidental
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola Ma?rico-bastardo Rare/Accidental
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Ma?rico-maculado Rare/Accidental
Grey-tailed Tattler Heteroscelus brevipes Ma?rico-cinzento Rare/Accidental
Wandering Tattler Heteroscelus incanus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Rola-do-mar
Red Knot Calidris canutus Seixoeira Rare/Accidental
Sanderling Calidris alba Pilrito-sanderlingo
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Pilrito de Maur Rare/Accidental
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta Pilrito-de-dedos-compridos Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Pilrito-peitoral Rare/Accidental
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata Pilrito-acuminado Rare/Accidental
Dunlin Calidris alpina Pilrito-comum
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis Pilrito-canela Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Combatente Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Falaropo-de-bico-fino Rare/Accidental
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Falaropo-de-bico-grosso
 
Laridae
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Gaivota de Delaware Rare/Accidental
Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens Rare/Accidental
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Gaivota-hiperb?ea Rare/Accidental
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus Gaivota-arg?tea Rare/Accidental
Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus Rare/Accidental
Silver Gull Larus novaehollandiae Rare/Accidental
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Guincho-comum Rare/Accidental
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia Gaivota de Bonaparte Rare/Accidental
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Guincho-americano Rare/Accidental
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Gaivota de Franklin Rare/Accidental
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Gaivota-trid?tila Rare/Accidental
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Andorinha-do-mar-?ctica Rare/Accidental
Little Tern Sterna albifrons Andorinha-do-mar-an?/font>
Least Tern Sterna antillarum Trinta-r?s-miudo
Grey-backed Tern Sterna lunata
Sooty Tern Sterna fuscata Andorinha-do-mar-escura
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Gaivina-preta Rare/Accidental
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Andorinha-do-mar-preta
Black Noddy Anous minutus Trinta-r?s-preto
Blue Noddy Procelsterna cerulea
White-Tern Gygis alba Grazina
 
Alcidae
Japanese Murrelet Synthliboramphus wumizusume Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula Rare/Accidental
Horned Puffin Fratercula corniculata Rare/Accidental
Tufted Puffin Fratercula cirrhata Rare/Accidental
 
Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Pombo-dom?tico Extirpated
 
Cuculidae
Himalayan Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus Cuco-orientale Rare/Accidental
 
Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Coruja-das-torres Rare/Accidental
 
Strigidae
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Coruja-do-nabal Rare/Accidental
 
Apodidae
Fork-tailed Swift Apus pacificus Andorinh?-de-cauda-forcada Rare/Accidental
 
Hirundinidae
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Andorinha-das-chamin? Rare/Accidental
 
Alaudidae
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis Laverca Rare/Accidental
 
Sylviidae
Millerbird Acrocephalus familiaris Critically endangered
 
Mimidae
Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos Tejo-da-praia Rare/Accidental
 
Sturnidae
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis Mainato Introduced species
 
Turdidae
Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus Tordo-escuro Rare/Accidental
 
Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Pardal Extirpated
 
Fringillidae
Island Canary Serinus canaria Can?io Introduced species
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea Pintarroxo-de-queixo-preto Rare/Accidental
House Finch Carpodacus mexicanus Rare/Accidental
Laysan Finch Telespiza cantans Extirpated Vulnerable
Nihoa Finch Telespiza ultima Endemic Critically endangered
Apapane Himatione sanguinea Extirpated
 
Emberizidae
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis Escrevedeira-das-neves Rare/Accidental
 
Cardinalidae
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Rare/Accidental

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