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Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Norway
 
Description: Includes Spitzbergen
Number of species: 145

 


Phasianidae
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta Fjellrype  

Anatidae
Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus Kortnebbgås  
Greylag Goose Anser anser Grågås  
Brent Goose Branta bernicla Ringgås  
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis Hvitkinngås  
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Dvergsvane  
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus Sangsvane  
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope Brunnakke  
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Stokkand  
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Skjeand  
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Stjertand  
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca Krikkand  
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula Toppand  
Greater Scaup Aythya marila Bergand  
Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri Stellerand Vulnerable
King Eider Somateria spectabilis Praktærfugl  
Common Eider Somateria mollissima Ærfugl  
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus Harlekinand  
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Sjøorre  
Black Scoter Melanitta nigra Svartand  
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis Havelle  
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica Islandsand  
Common Merganser Mergus merganser Laksand  
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Siland  

Gaviidae
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Smålom  
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica Storlom  
Common Loon Gavia immer Islom  

Diomedeidae
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris Svartbrynalbatross  

Procellariidae
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Havhest  
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Grålire Near-threatened

Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Wilsonstormsvale  
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus Havsvale  

Podicipedidae
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Gråstrupedykker  
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Horndykker  

Ardeidae
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea Gråhegre  

Sulidae
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus Havsule  

Falconidae
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus Tårnfalk  
Merlin Falco columbarius Dvergfalk  
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus Jaktfalk  

Accipitridae
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus Åtselgribb Endangered

Rallidae
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus Vannrikse  
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus Sivhøne  
Common Coot Fulica atra Sothøne  

Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Tjeld  

Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus Vipe  
European Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria Heilo  
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica Kanadalo  
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Tundralo  
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Sandlo  
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus Boltit  

Scolopacidae
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola Rugde  
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus Kvartbekkasin  
Great Snipe Gallinago media Dobbeltbekkasin Near-threatened
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago Enkeltbekkasin  
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Svarthalespove Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Lappspove  
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Småspove  
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Storspove Near-threatened
Common Redshank Tringa totanus Rødstilk  
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Skogsnipe  
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Flekksnipe Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Steinvender  
Red Knot Calidris canutus Polarsnipe  
Sanderling Calidris alba Sandløper  
Little Stint Calidris minuta Dvergsnipe  
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Bonapartesnipe Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Alaskasnipe  
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Tundrasnipe  
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Fjæreplytt  
Dunlin Calidris alpina Myrsnipe  
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus Fjellmyrløper  
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Rustsnipe Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Brushane  
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Svømmesnipe  
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Polarsvømmesnipe  

Laridae
Mew Gull Larus canus Fiskemåke  
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Ringnebbmåke  
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus Svartbak  
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Polarmåke  
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Grønlandsmåke  
Herring Gull Larus argentatus Gråmåke  
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Sildemåke  
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Hettemåke  
Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea Ismåke Near-threatened
Ross' Gull Rhodostethia rosea Rosenmåke  
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini Sabinemåke  
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Krykkje  
 

CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae

   
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis Splitterne  
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Rødnebbterne  

Stercorariidae
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Storjo  
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Polarjo  
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Tyvjo  
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Fjelljo  

Alcidae
Dovekie Alle alle Alkekonge  
Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia Polarlomvi  
Common Murre Uria aalge Lomvi  
Razorbill Alca torda Alke  
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle Teist  
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica Lunde  

Columbidae
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus Ringdue  
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto Tyrkerdue  

Strigidae
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus Snøugle  
Long-eared Owl Asio otus Hornugle  
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Jordugle  

Apodidae
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba Alpeseiler  
Common Swift Apus apus Tårnseiler  

Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops Hærfugl  

Laniidae
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Varsler  

Corvidae
Carrion Crow Corvus corone Svartkråke  
Common Raven Corvus corax Ravn  

Bombycillidae
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Sidensvans  

Hirundinidae
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Låvesvale  
House-Martin Delichon urbicum Taksvale  

Alaudidae
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis Sanglerke  
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris Fjellerke  

Sylviidae
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata Stripesanger  
Eurasian River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis Elvesanger  
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Sivsanger  
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita Gransanger  
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Munk  
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin Hagesanger  

Sturnidae
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Stær  

Turdidae
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus Ringtrost  
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula Svarttrost  
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris Gråtrost  
Redwing Turdus iliacus Rødvingetrost  
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Måltrost  

Muscicapidae
European Robin Erithacus rubecula Rødstrupe  
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra Buskskvett  
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Steinskvett  
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata Gråfluesnapper  
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca Svarthvit Fluesnapper  

Prunellidae
Dunnock Prunella modularis Jernspurv  

Motacillidae
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Gulerle  
White Wagtail Motacilla alba Linerle  
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Heipiplerke  
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Trepiplerke  
Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus Skjærpiplerke  

Fringillidae
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea Gråsisik  
Hoary Redpoll Carduelis hornemanni Polarsisik  
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra Grankorsnebb  
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes Kjernebiter  

Emberizidae
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella Gulspurv  
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Lappspurv  
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis Snøspurv  
 
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