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Turkmenistan

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Number of species: 410
Number of globally threatened species: 14
 
GAVIIFORMES: Gaviidae
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus Vulnerable
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Pygmy Cormorant Phalacrocorax pygmaeus
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea k?rengi balik?l
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Ardea alba
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus
Taiga Bean Goose Anser fabalis
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus Vulnerable
Greylag Goose Anser anser boz kaz
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis Vulnerable
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Gadwall Anas strepera
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos yesilbas
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris Vulnerable
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca Near-threatened
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya marila
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Smew Mergellus albellus
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala Endangered
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Pallas's Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus Vulnerable
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Rare/Accidental
Lammergeier Gypaetus barbatus
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus Near-threatened
Short-toed Snake-Eagle Circaetus gallicus
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Near-threatened
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
Shikra Accipiter badius
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus atmaca
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis ?kirkusu
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo sahin
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus
Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga Vulnerable
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis
Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca Vulnerable
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos kaya kartali
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Vulnerable
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus kerkenez
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus Gyrgy Near-threatened
Merlin Falco columbarius
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo La?n
Laggar Falcon Falco jugger Near-threatened
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Endangered
Barbary Falcon Falco pelegrinoides
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
 
GALLIFORMES: Tetraonidae
Black Grouse Tetrao tetrix orman horozu
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Caspian Snowcock Tetraogallus caspius
Chukar Alectoris chukar
See-see Partridge Ammoperdix griseogularis
Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix bildircin
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus s??
 
GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo Gara durna
Siberian Crane Grus leucogeranus Critically endangered
Common Crane Grus grus Ak durna
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
Corn Crake Crex crex Near-threatened
Little Crake Porzana parva
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Eurasian Coot Fulica atra
 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae
Great Bustard Otis tarda Vulnerable
Houbara Bustard Chlamydotis undulata
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Cream-colored Courser Cursorius cursor
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Critically endangered
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
European Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Snowy Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lesser Sandplover Charadrius mongolus
Greater SandPlover Charadrius leschenaultii
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
Solitary Snipe Gallinago solitaria
Great Snipe Gallinago media Near-threatened
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris Critically endangered
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Sanderling Calidris alba
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Mew Gull Larus canus
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Heuglin's Gull Larus heuglini
Caspian Tern Larus cachinnans
Steppe Gull Larus barabensis
Great Black-headed Gull Larus ichthyaetus
Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
 
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata
Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia kaya g?ercini
Hill Pigeon Columba rupestris
Snow Pigeon Columba leuconota
Stock Dove Columba oenas
Pale-backed Pigeon Columba eversmanni Vulnerable
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus
European Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur ?eyik
Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus guguk
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus optatus
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Pallid Scops-Owl Otus brucei
European Scops-Owl Otus scops
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo puhu
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
Tawny Owl Strix aluco alaca baykus
Little Owl Athene noctua kukumav
Northern Long-eared Owl Asio otus kulakli orman baykusu
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus H?i
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Egyptian Nightjar Caprimulgus aegyptius
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
Common Swift Apus apus
Little Swift Apus affinis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis Zaply
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Near-threatened
 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major orman alaca aga?akani
White-winged Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucopterus
Scaly-bellied Woodpecker Picus squamatus
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis yesil aga?akan
 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Desert Lark Ammomanes deserti
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra
Bimaculated Lark Melanocorypha bimaculata
White-winged Lark Melanocorypha leucoptera
Black Lark Melanocorypha yeltoniensis
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Hume's Lark Calandrella acutirostris
Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens
Asian Short-toed Lark Calandrella cheleensis
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis
Oriental Skylark Alauda gulgula
Wood Lark Lullula arborea
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Plain Martin Riparia paludicola
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica kir kirlangici
Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
Eurasian Crag-Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestris
House-Martin Delichon urbicum
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
 
Passeriformes.: Regulidae
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
 
Passeriformes.: Bombycillidae
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Ala garga
 
Passeriformes.: Hypocoliidae
Hypocolius Hypocolius ampelinus
 
Passeriformes.: Cinclidae
White-throated Dipper Cinclus cinclus Zag
 
Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
 
Passeriformes.: Prunellidae
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris
Radde's Accentor Prunella ocularis
Brown Accentor Prunella fulvescens
Black-throated Accentor Prunella atrogularis
Dunnock Prunella modularis
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius
Blue Whistling-Thrush Myophonus caeruleus
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula karatavuk
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris
Redwing Turdus iliacus
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Streaked Scrub-Warbler Scotocerca inquieta
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti
Grasshopper-Warbler Locustella naevia
Eurasian River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides
Moustached Warbler Acrocephalus melanopogon
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola
Eurasian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Blyth's Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Clamorous Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus stentoreus
Booted Warbler Hippolais caligata
Sykes's Warbler Hippolais rama
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais pallida
Upcher's Warbler Hippolais languida
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
White-browed Tit-Warbler Leptopoecile sophiae
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Mountain Chiffchaff Phylloscopus sindianus
Plain Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus neglectus
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Sulphur-bellied Warbler Phylloscopus griseolus
Brooks' Leaf-Warbler Phylloscopus subviridis
Yellow-browed  Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria
Small Whitethroat Sylvia minula
Hume's Whitethroat Sylvia althaea
Eastern Orphean Warbler Sylvia crassirostris
Asian Desert Warbler Sylvia nana
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Menetries's Warbler Sylvia mystacea
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis
Semicollared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata Near-threatened
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
European Robin Erithacus rubecula kizigerdan
Thrush Nightingale Luscinia luscinia
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos b?b?
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica Bilbil
White-throated Robin Irania gutturalis
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
Rufous-backed Redstart Phoenicurus erythronotus
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus
Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii
Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka
Eastern Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe melanoleuca
Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe xanthoprymna
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Asian Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi
 
Passeriformes.: Paradoxornithidae
Bearded Reedling Panurus biarmicus
 
Passeriformes.: Aegithalidae
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
Coal Tit Periparus ater
Black-breasted Tit Periparus rufonuchalis
Great Tit Parus major
Turkestan Tit Parus bokharensis
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Azure Tit Cyanistes cyanus
Yellow-breasted Tit Cyanistes flavipectus
 
Passeriformes.: Sittidae
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
Rock Nuthatch Sitta neumayer
Persian Nuthatch Sitta tephronota
 
Passeriformes.: Tichodromidae
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria
 
Passeriformes.: Certhiidae
Eurasian Tree-Creeper Certhia familiaris
Bar-tailed Tree-creeper Certhia himalayana
 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Eurasian Penduline-Tit Remiz pendulinus
Black-headed Penduline-Tit Remiz macronyx
White-crowned Penduline-Tit Remiz coronatus
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden-Oriole Oriolus oriolus
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus
Bay-backed Shrike Lanius vittatus
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius Al sar
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica saksagan
Turkestan Ground-Jay Podoces panderi
Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus kyzyl gagaly dagkargasi
Eurasian Jackdaw Corvus monedula k?? karga
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Carrion Crow Corvus corone les kargasi
Brown-necked Raven Corvus ruficollis
Common Raven Corvus corax Gara garga
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
Rosy Starling Pastor roseus ?l sar
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris sigyrcik
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
Saxaul Sparrow Passer ammodendri
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis
Desert Sparrow Passer simplex
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
Rock Petronia Petronia petronia ? ser?
Pale Rockfinch Carpospiza brachydactyla
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis Me?an ser?
Afghan Snowfinch Montifringilla theresae
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Red-fronted Rosefinch Carpodacus puniceus
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea
Eurasian Siskin Carduelis spinus
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Twite Carduelis flavirostris
Eurasian Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Fire-fronted Serin Serinus pusillus
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
White-winged Grosbeak Mycerobas carnipes
Crimson-winged Finch Rhodopechys sanguineus
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus
Mongolian Finch Bucanetes mongolicus
Desert Finch Rhodospiza obsoleta
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia
Grey-hooded Bunting Emberiza buchanani
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
Chestnut-breasted Bunting Emberiza stewarti
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus

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