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Number of species: 73
Number of endemics: 2
Number of globally threatened species: 7
Number of introduced species: 5
Date last reviewed: 2003-12-31
See also: http://www.pacificbirds.com/tokelau.html
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans Albatros Viajero
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Antarctic Giant-Petrel Macronectes giganteus Abanto-marino Ant?tico Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Cape Petrel Daption capense Petrel Damero
Tahiti Petrel Pterodroma rostrata Petrel de Tahit?/font>
Phoenix Petrel Pterodroma alba Petrel de las Phoenix Rare/Accidental Endangered
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata Petrel Moteado Near-threatened
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta Petrel de las Kermadec
Herald Petrel Pterodroma arminjoniana Petrel de la Trindade
White-necked Petrel Pterodroma cervicalis Fardela de Cuello Blanco
Black-winged Petrel Pterodroma nigripennis Petrel Alinegro
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
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Pardela Garrapatera
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Polynesian Storm-Petrel Nesofregetta fuliginosa Pa?o Gorgiblanco Vulnerable
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabijunco Colirrojo
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabijunco Menor
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Alcatraz Enmascarado
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Piquero Patirrojo
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Rabihorcado Grande
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Rabihorcado Chico
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae Garceta Cariblanca
Pacific Reef-Egret Egretta sacra Garceta de Arrecife
Striated Heron Butorides striata Garcita Azulada Rare/Accidental
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa Anade Cejudo
Northern Pintail Anas acuta ?ade Rabudo Rare/Accidental
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans Aguilucho Lagunero del Pac?ico
 
GALLIFORMES: Megapodiidae
Niuafoou Scrubfowl Megapodius pritchardii Tal?alo de las Tonga Endemic Endangered
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus Gallo Bankiva
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Buff-banded Rail Gallirallus philippensis Rasc? Filipino
Spotless Crake Porzana tabuensis Polluela de Tongatapu
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio Calam? Com?
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Chorlito Dorado Siberiano
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Aguja Colipinta
Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis Zarapito del Pac?ico Vulnerable
Wandering Tattler                 Tringa incana Playero de Alaska
Ruddy Turnstone                    Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Com?
Sanderling Calidris alba Correlimos Trid?tilo
 
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?
Gray-backed Tern Onychoprion lunatus Charr? Lunado
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus Charr? Embridado
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana Charr? de Sumatra
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Charr? Piquigualdo
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki P?alo Polar Rare/Accidental
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus P?alo Pomarino Rare/Accidental
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus P?alo Par?ito Rare/Accidental
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Paloma Brav? Introduced species
Friendly Ground-Dove Gallicolumba stairi Paloma-perdiz de las Fiji Vulnerable
Many-colored Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus perousii Tilopo Multicolor
Crimson-crowned Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus porphyraceus Tilopo Coronip?pura
Pacific Imperial-Pigeon Ducula pacifica D?ula del Pac?ico
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Blue-crowned Lorikeet Vini australis Lori de Samoa
Red Shining-Parrot Prosopeia tabuensis Papagayo Granate Introduced species
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Long-tailed Koel Eudynamys taitensis Koel Colilargo
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Lechuza Com?
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
White-rumped Swiftlet Aerodramus spodiopygius Salangana Culiblanca
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris Alci? Acollarado
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Pacific Swallow Hirundo tahitica Golondrina del Pac?ico
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Polynesian Triller Lalage maculosa Gorjeador Pinto
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer Bulbul de Caudal Roja Introduced species
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Fiji Shrikebill Clytorhynchus vitiensis Monarca de Fiji
 
Passeriformes.: Pachycephalidae
Tongan Whistler Pachycephala jacquinoti Silbador de Tonga Endemic Near-threatened
 
Passeriformes.: Meliphagidae
Wattled Honeyeater Foulehaio carunculatus P?aro Miel Carunculado
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Polynesian Starling Aplonis tabuensis Estornino Franjeado
Jungle Myna Acridotheres fuscus Main?Hind?/font> Introduced species
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Estornino Pinto Introduced species

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