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Philippines

Number of species: 177
Number of endemics: 17
Number of globally threatened species: 8
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Darter Anhinga melanogaster
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Great-billed Heron Ardea sumatrana
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Pacific Reef-Egret Egretta sacra
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Striated Heron Butorides striata
Malayan Night-Heron Gorsachius melanolophus
Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
Black Bittern Ixobrychus flavicollis
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Wandering Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna arcuata
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni
Barred Honey-buzzard Pernis celebensis
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus
White-bellied Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster
Grey-headed Fish-Eagle Ichthyophaga ichthyaetus Near-threatened
Crested Serpent-Eagle Spilornis cheela
Philippine Serpent-Eagle Spilornis holospilus Endemic (country/region)
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus
Rufous-bellied Eagle Aquila kienerii
Changeable Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus cirrhatus
Flores Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus floris Endangered
Philippine Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus philippensis Endemic (country/region) Vulnerable
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Oriental Hobby Falco severus
 
GALLIFORMES: Megapodiidae
Tabon Scrubfowl Megapodius cumingii
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Blue-breasted Quail Coturnix chinensis
Palawan Peacock-Pheasant Polyplectron napoleonis Endemic Vulnerable
 
GRUIFORMES: Turnicidae
Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Red-legged Crake Rallina fasciata
Slaty-legged Crake Gallirallus striatus
Plain Bush-hen Amaurornis olivacea Endemic (country/region)
White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus
White-browed Crake Porzana cinerea
Watercock Gallicrex cinerea
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Beach Thick-knee Burhinus magnirostris Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Malaysian Plover Charadrius peronii Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Metallic Pigeon Columba vitiensis
Island Collared-Dove Streptopelia bitorquata
Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
Philippine Cuckoo-Dove Macropygia tenuirostris
Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica
Nicobar Pigeon Caloenas nicobarica Near-threatened
White-eared Dove Phapitreron leucotis Endemic (country/region)
Pink-necked Pigeon Treron vernans
Pompadour Green-Pigeon Treron pompadora
Thick-billed Pigeon Treron curvirostra
Yellow-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus occipitalis Endemic (country/region)
Black-chinned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus leclancheri
Black-naped Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus melanospilus
Green Imperial-Pigeon Ducula aenea
Grey Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pickeringii Vulnerable
Pied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula bicolor
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Cacatuidae
Philippine Cockatoo Cacatua haematuropygia Endemic (country/region) Critically endangered
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Blue-headed Racquet-tail Prioniturus platenae Endemic Vulnerable
Blue-crowned Racquet-tail Prioniturus discurus Endemic (country/region)
Blue-naped Parrot Tanygnathus lucionensis Near-threatened
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Philippine Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus pectoralis Endemic (country/region)
Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii
Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus
Brush Cuckoo Cacomantis variolosus
Violet Cuckoo Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus
Asian Drongo-Cuckoo Surniculus lugubris
Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopaceus
Chestnut-breasted Malkoha Phaenicophaeus curvirostris
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis
Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Palawan Scops-Owl Otus fuliginosus Endemic Near-threatened
Mantanani Scops-Owl Otus mantananensis Endemic (country/region) Near-threatened
Spotted Wood-Owl Strix seloputo
Brown Hawk-Owl Ninox scutulata
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Podargidae
Javan Frogmouth Batrachostomus javensis
Sunda Frogmouth Batrachostomus cornutus
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus
Philippine Nightjar Caprimulgus manillensis Endemic (country/region)
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Pygmy Swiftlet Collocalia troglodytes Endemic (country/region)
Philippine Swiftlet Aerodramus mearnsi Endemic (country/region)
Palawan Swiftlet Aerodramus palawanensis Endemic
Black-nest Swiftlet Aerodramus maximus
Edible-nest Swiftlet Aerodramus fuciphagus
German's Swiftlet Aerodramus germani
Brown-backed Needletail Hirundapus giganteus
Asian Palm-Swift Cypsiurus balasiensis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Blue-eared Kingfisher Alcedo meninting
Black-backed Kingfisher Ceyx erithaca
Rufous-backed Kingfisher Ceyx rufidorsa
Stork-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis capensis
Ruddy Kingfisher Halcyon coromanda
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Blue-throated Bee-eater Merops viridis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Bucerotidae
Palawan Hornbill Anthracoceros marchei Endemic Vulnerable
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
White-bellied Woodpecker Dryocopus javensis
Common Flameback Dinopium javanense
Greater Flameback Chrysocolaptes lucidus
Great Slaty Woodpecker Mulleripicus pulverulentus
 
Passeriformes.: Pittidae
Hooded Pitta Pitta sordida
Red-bellied Pitta Pitta erythrogaster
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Pacific Swallow Hirundo tahitica
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Oriental Pipit Anthus rufulus
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Bar-bellied Cuckoo-shrike Coracina striata
Pied Triller Lalage nigra
Fiery Minivet Pericrocotus igneus Near-threatened
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Black-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus atriceps
Yellow-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus goiavier
Olive-winged Bulbul Pycnonotus plumosus
Ashy-fronted Bulbul Pycnonotus cinereifrons   Endemic
Grey-cheeked Bulbul Alophoixus bres
Grey-throated Bulbul Alophoixus frater   Endemic
Sulphur-bellied Bulbul Ixos palawanensis Endemic
Philippine Bulbul Ixos philippinus Endemic (country/region)
 
Passeriformes.: Chloropseidae
Yellow-throated Leafbird Chloropsis palawanensis Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Aegithinidae
Common Iora Aegithina tiphia
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
White-browed Shortwing Brachypteryx montana
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Golden-headed Cisticola Cisticola exilis
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Sunda Bush-Warbler Cettia vulcania
Mountain Tailorbird Orthotomus cuculatus
Grey-backed Tailorbird Orthotomus derbianus Endemic (country/region)
Rufous-tailed Tailorbird Orthotomus sericeus
Mountain Warbler Phylloscopus trivirgatus
Philippine Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus olivaceus
Yellow-breasted Warbler Seicercus montis
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Snowy-browed Flycatcher Ficedula hyperythra
Palawan Flycatcher Ficedula platenae Endemic Vulnerable
Little Pied Flycatcher Ficedula westermanni
Palawan Blue-Flycatcher Cyornis lemprieri Endemic Near-threatened
Mangrove Blue-Flycatcher Cyornis rufigastra
Citrine Canary-flycatcher Culicicapa helianthea
Oriental Magpie-Robin Copsychus saularis
White-vented Shama Copsychus niger Endemic
 
Passeriformes.: Rhipiduridae
Pied Fantail Rhipidura javanica
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Blue Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone cyanescens Endemic Near-threatened
 
Passeriformes.: Pachycephalidae
Mangrove Whistler Pachycephala grisola
 
Passeriformes.: Timaliidae
Ashy-headed Babbler Malacocincla cinereiceps Endemic
Palawan Babbler Malacopteron palawanense Endemic Near-threatened
Falcated Wren-Babbler Ptilocichla falcata Endemic Vulnerable
Palawan Striped-Babbler Stachyris hypogrammica Endemic Near-threatened
Striped Tit-Babbler Macronous gularis
 
Passeriformes.: Acanthizidae
Golden-bellied Gerygone Gerygone sulphurea
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
Palawan Tit Pardaliparus amabilis Endemic Near-threatened
 
Passeriformes.: Sittidae
Velvet-fronted Nuthatch Sitta frontalis
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Plain-throated Sunbird Anthreptes malacensis
Purple-throated Sunbird Leptocoma sperata
Copper-throated Sunbird Leptocoma calcostetha
Olive-backed Sunbird Cinnyris jugularis
Lovely Sunbird Aethopyga shelleyi
Handsome Sunbird Aethopyga bella Endemic (country/region)
Little Spiderhunter Arachnothera longirostra
 
Passeriformes.: Dicaeidae
Palawan Flowerpecker Prionochilus plateni Endemic
Thick-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum agile
Orange-bellied Flowerpecker Dicaeum trigonostigma
Pygmy Flowerpecker Dicaeum pygmaeum
 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
Yellowish White-eye Zosterops nigrorum Endemic (country/region)
Mountain White-eye Zosterops montanus
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Dark-throated Oriole Oriolus xanthonotus Near-threatened
Black-naped Oriole Oriolus chinensis
 
Passeriformes.: Irenidae
Asian Fairy-bluebird Irena puella
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Tiger Shrike Lanius tigrinus Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
Hair-crested Drongo Dicrurus hottentottus
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus bracteatus
 
Passeriformes.: Artamidae
White-breasted Woodswallow Artamus leucorynchus
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Slender-billed Crow Corvus enca
Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Asian Glossy Starling Aplonis panayensis
Coleto Sarcops calvus Endemic (country/region)
Common Hill Myna Gracula religiosa
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Nutmeg Mannikin Lonchura punctulata
White-bellied Munia Lonchura leucogastra
Chestnut Munia Lonchura atricapilla

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Region Designation Regional center
Ilocos Region Region I San Fernando, La Union
Cagayan Valley Region II Tuguegarao, Cagayan
Central Luzon Region III San Fernando, Pampanga
CALABARZON Region IV-A Calamba, Laguna
MIMAROPA Region IV-B Calapan, Oriental Mindoro
Bicol Region Region V Legazpi, Albay
Western Visayas Region VI Iloilo City
Central Visayas Region VII Cebu City
Eastern Visayas Region VIII Tacloban
Zamboanga Peninsula Region IX Pagadian
Northern Mindanao Region X Cagayan de Oro
Davao Region Region XI Davao City
SOCCSKSARGEN Region XII Koronadal, South Cotabato
Caraga Region XIII Butuan
Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao ARMM Cotabato City
Cordillera Administrative Region CAR Baguio
National Capital Region NCR Manila


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