Melanesia Papua New Guinea Trobriand Islands

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Trobriand Islands

Conservation Matters               Birding              Papua New Guinea

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Description: includes Kiriwina, Kaileuna, Vakuta Egum, Egum Atoll and Kitava
Number of species: 105
 
GALLIFORMES: Megapodiidae
Dusky Scrubfowl Megapodius freycinet Tal?alo de Freycinet  
Orange-footed Scrubfowl Megapodius reinwardt Tel?ala de Reinwardt  
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Kermadec Petrel Pterodroma neglecta 克岛圆尾鹱  
Gould's Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera 白翅圆尾鹱  
Tahiti Petrel Pterodroma rostrata Petrel de Tahit?/strong>  
Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas Pardela Canosa  
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes Pardela Paticlara  
Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus Pardela del Pac?ico  
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Pardela Sombr? Near-threatened
Short-tailed Shearwater Puffinus tenuirostris Pardela de Tasmania  
Christmas Shearwater Puffinus nativitatis Pardela de la Christmas  
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Pardela Garrapatera  

Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus 黄蹼洋海燕  
White-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta grallaria 白腹舰海燕  
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel Fregetta tropica 黑腹舰海燕  
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Rabijunco Menor  
Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda Rabijunco Colirrojo  
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Alcatraz Enmascarado  
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster Piquero Pardo  
Red-footed Booby Sula sula Piquero Patirrojo  
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Australian Pelican Pelecanus conspicillatus Pel?ano Australiano  
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Great Frigatebird Fregata minor Rabihorcado Grande  
Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel Rabihorcado Chico  
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Pacific Reef-Egret Egretta sacra Garceta de Arrecife  
Striated Heron Butorides striata Garcita Azulada  
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus ?uila Pescadora  
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster Pigargo Oriental  
Variable Goshawk Accipiter hiogaster Azor Variable  
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio Calam? Com?  
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Beach Thick-knee Burhinus magnirostris Alcarav? Picogrueso Australiano Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Chorlito Gris  
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva Chorlito Dorado Siberiano  
Lesser SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Chorlitejo Mongol Chico  
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii Chorlitejo Mongol Grande  
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus Andarr?s del Terek  
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Andarr?s Chico  
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes Playero Siberiano  
Wandering Tattler Tringa incana Playero de Alaska  
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Archibebe Claro  
Little Curlew Numenius minutus Zarapito Chico  
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Zarapito Trinador  
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis Zarapito Siberiano  
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Aguja Colinegra Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Aguja Colipinta  
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Vuelvepiedras Com?  
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris Correlimos Grande  
Red-necked stint Calidris ruficollis Correlimos Cuellirrojo  
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata Correlimos Acuminado  
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Correlimos Zarapit?  
Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala Agachadiza del Baikal  
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus Ti?sa Boba  
Black Noddy Anous minutus Ti?sa Menuda  
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus Charr? Sombr?  
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus Charr? Embridado  
Little Tern Sternula albifrons Charrancito Com?  
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Pagaza Piconegra  
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana Charr? de Sumatra  
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Charr? Com?  
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Charr? Piquigualdo  
Lesser Crested-Tern Thalasseus bengalensis Charr? Bengal?/strong>  
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Nicobar Pigeon Caloenas nicobarica Paloma de Nicobar Near-threatened
Claret-breasted Fruit-Dove Ptilinopus viridis Tilopo Pechirrojo  
Pied Imperial-Pigeon Ducula bicolor D?ula Bicolor  
Torresian Imperial-Pigeon Ducula spilorrhoa D?ula Australiana  
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Cacatuidae
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita Cacat? Galerita  
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Purple-bellied Lory Lorius hypoinochrous Lori Ventrivinoso Endemic (country/region)
Eclectus Parrot Eclectus roratus Loro Ecl?tico  
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Brush Cuckoo Cacomantis variolosus Cuco Varioloso  
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus Cuclillo Bronc?eo  
Little Bronze-Cuckoo Chrysococcyx minutillus Cuclillo Menudo  
Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopaceus Koel Com?  
Channel-billed Cuckoo Scythrops novaehollandiae Cuco Tuc?  
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Podargidae
Marbled Frogmouth Podargus ocellatus Podargo Ocelado  
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Glossy Swiftlet Collocalia esculenta Salangana Lustrosa  
Uniform Swiftlet Aerodramus vanikorensis Rabitojo Uniforme  
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Forest Kingfisher Todiramphus macleayii Alci? de Macleay  
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris Alci? Acollarado  
Beach Kingfisher Todiramphus saurophagus Alci? Lagartijero  
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus Alci? Sagrado  
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Rainbow Bee-eater Merops ornatus Abejaruco Australiano  
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis Carraca Oriental  
 
Passeriformes.: Meliphagidae
Puff-backed Honeyeater Meliphaga aruensis Mielero de las Aru  
Graceful Honeyeater Meliphaga gracilis Mel?ago Gracioso  
Tawny-breasted Honeyeater Xanthotis flaviventer Mielero Ventrihabano  
Helmeted Friarbird Philemon buceroides Filem? de Yelmo  
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Cicadabird Coracina tenuirostris Come Cigarra Com?  
Varied Triller Lalage leucomela Gorjeador de Cejas Blancas  
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Torresian Crow Corvus orru Cuervo Australiano  

Pachycephalidae
Australian Golden Whistler Pachycephala pectoralis 金啸鹟  
Bismarck Whistler Pachycephala citreogaster    

Monarchidae
Island Monarch Monarcha cinerascens 岛王鹟  
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Black-faced Monarch Monarcha melanopsis Monarca de Alas Perladas  
Satin Flycatcher Myiagra cyanoleuca Miagra Satin  
Shining Flycatcher Myiagra alecto Miagra Brillante  
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Pacific Swallow Hirundo tahitica Golondrina del Pac?ico  
 
Passeriformes.: Rhipiduridae
Northern Fantail Rhipidura rufiventris Cola de Abanico Norte?  
Willie-wagtail Rhipidura leucophrys Cola de Abanico Blanco y Negro  
 
Passeriformes.: Pachycephalidae
Rufous Shrike-Thrush Colluricincla megarhyncha Picanzo Chico  
Grey Shrike-thrush Colluricincla harmonica Picanzo Gris  

Zosteropidae
Louisiade White-eye Zosterops griseotinctus 路易绣眼鸟 Endemic (country/region)
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Black Sunbird Leptocoma sericea Suimanga Negro  
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Brown Oriole Oriolus szalayi Orop?dola Pap?/strong>  
Green Figbird Sphecotheres viridis Papahigos  
 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae
Hair-crested Drongo Dicrurus hottentottus Drongo Cresta de Pelo  
Spangled Drongo Dicrurus bracteatus Drongo de Lentejuelas  
 
Passeriformes.: Cracticidae
Hooded Butcherbird Cracticus cassicus P?aro Matarife de Cabeza Negra  
 
Passeriformes.: Paradisaeidae
Curl-crested Manucode Manucodia comrii Manucodia de Cresta Rizada Endemic (country/region)
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Metallic Starling Aplonis metallica Estornino Lustroso  

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