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WITTENBERGER LIFE LIST

GENERA & SPECIES BY FAMILY

FamilyGeneraSpecies
 PossibleSeenPossibleSeen
CATHARTIDAENew World Vultures5476
RHEIDAERheas1121
PODICIPEDIDAEGrebes651913
TROGONIDAETrogons644231
UPUPIDAEHoopoes1132
OPISTHOCOMIDAEHoatzin1111
OTIDIDAEBustards94269
MESITORNITHIDAEMesites2030
LEPTOSOMIDAECuckoo-Roller1010
FREGATIDAEFrigatebirds1153
COLUMBIDAEPigeons and Doves4125271127
BUCCONIDAEPuffbirds1073624
PHAETHONTIDAETropicbirds1131
MEGAPODIIDAEMegapodes73195
COLIIDAEMousebirds2264
TINAMIDAETinamous954611
RALLIDAERails, Gallinules, and Coots331712549
STRIGOPIDAENew Zealand Parrots2030
PHOENICOPTERIDAEFlamingos2264
LYBIIDAEAfrican Barbets774221
CARIAMIDAESeriemas2121
TYTONIDAEBarn-Owls21144
SPHENISCIDAEPenguins61173
CASUARIIDAECassowaries and Emus2040
GAVIIDAELoons1153
STRUTHIONIDAEOstriches1121
DIOMEDEIDAEAlbatrosses41223
CHIONIDAESheathbills1020
APTERYGIDAEKiwis1050
MUSOPHAGIDAETuracos65239
PTEROCLIDAESandgrouse21166
PELECANIDAEPelicans1186
ANHIMIDAEScreamers2232
SAROTHRURIDAEFlufftails20110
EURYPYGIDAESunbittern1111
PODARGIDAEFrogmouths32156
PHOENICULIDAEWoodhoopoes and Scimitarbills2285
ANSERANATIDAEMagpie Goose1010
ACANTHISITTIDAENew Zealand Wrens2020
CACATUIDAECockatoos72206
CRACIDAEGuans, Chachalacas, and Curassows1165325
PLUVIANELLIDAEMagellanic Plover1010
OCEANITIDAESouthern Storm-Petrels5182
GALBULIDAEJacamars551812
MOMOTIDAEMotmots651410
SAGITTARIIDAESecretary-bird1111
SULIDAEBoobies and Gannets31106
MEGALAIMIDAEAsian Barbets223318
BALAENICIPITIDAEShoebill1010
STRIGIDAEOwls251519761
ALCEDINIDAEKingfishers191610454
CALYPTOMENIDAEAfrican and Green Broadbill2263
HYDROBATIDAENorthern Storm-Petrels21163
ANHINGIDAEAnhingas1143
PANDIONIDAEOsprey1111
ANATIDAEDucks533416293
CAPITONIDAENew World Barbets22149
CAPRIMULGIDAENightjars and Allies19159032
CUCULIDAECuckoos332614074
NUMIDIDAEGuineafowl4363
SCOPIDAEHamerkop1111
HELIORNITHIDAEFinfoots3232
BURHINIDAEThick-knees22106
PSITTACULIDAEParrots432215148
ACCIPITRIDAEHawks, Eagles, and Kites6856239153
PHALACROCORACIDAECormorants and Shags223716
MEROPIDAEBee-eaters332718
EURYLAIMIDAEAsian and Grauer's Broadbills6596
BUCEROTIDAEHornbills15106032
PLUVIANIDAEEgyptian Plover1010
PSITTACIDAEParrots362515689
PROCELLARIIDAEShearwaters and Petrels165879
NYCTIBIIDAEPotoos1174
SEMNORNITHIDAEToucan-Barbets1122
ODONTOPHORIDAENew World Quail1043411
CICONIIDAEStorks661914
ARDEIDAEHerons, Egrets, and Bitterns18166448
FALCONIDAEFalcons and Caracaras11106540
SAPAYOIDAESapayoa1010
RECURVIROSTRIDAEStilts and Avocets3294
CORACIIDAERollers22128
STEATORNITHIDAEOilbird1010
THRESKIORNITHIDAEIbises and Spoonbills1393318
PHASIANIDAEPheasants, Grouse, and Allies502418047
RAMPHASTIDAEToucans553929
INDICATORIDAEHoneyguides42175
AEGOTHELIDAEOwlet-Nightjars11101
IBIDORHYNCHIDAEIbisbill1010
PHILEPITTIDAEAsities2040
BRACHYPTERACIIDAEGround-Rollers3050
PICIDAEWoodpeckers3526221126
ARAMIDAELimpkin1111
PITTIDAEPittas334215
APODIDAESwifts181510363
HAEMATOPODIDAEOystercatchers11115
CHARADRIIDAEPlovers and Lapwings1036840
PSOPHIIDAETrumpeters1132
THAMNOPHILIDAETypical Antbirds6247238137
HEMIPROCNIDAETreeswifts1144
PEDIONOMIDAEPlains-wanderer1010
GRUIDAECranes64156
TROCHILIDAEHummingbirds10575340189
MELANOPAREIIDAECrescentchests1143
THINOCORIDAESeedsnipes2242
CONOPOPHAGIDAEGnateaters21113
ROSTRATULIDAEPainted-Snipes2131
GRALLARIIDAEAntpittas425517
RHINOCRYPTIDAETapaculos1275914
JACANIDAEJacanas6687
SCOLOPACIDAESandpipers and Allies15128963
FORMICARIIDAEAntthrushes22126
FURNARIIDAEOvenbirds and Woodcreepers6951312145
TURNICIDAEButtonquail21164
DROMADIDAECrab Plover1010
GLAREOLIDAEPratincoles and Coursers54179
TYRANNIDAETyrant Flycatchers10082423257
OXYRUNCIDAESharpbill1111
STERCORARIIDAESkuas and Jaegers1173
COTINGIDAECotingas25196536
ALCIDAEAuks. Murres, and Puffins1072411
LARIDAEGulls, Terns, and Skimmers24189761
PIPRIDAEManakins18175634
TITYRIDAETityras and Allies753423
MENURIDAELyrebirds1020
ATRICHORNITHIDAEScrub-birds1020
PTILONORHYNCHIDAEBowerbirds74275
CLIMACTERIDAEAustralasian Treecreepers2171
MALURIDAEFairywrens61332
MELIPHAGIDAEHoneyeaters511715436
DASYORNITHIDAEBristlebirds1030
PARDALOTIDAEPardalotes1040
ACANTHIZIDAEThornbills and Allies1456114
POMATOSTOMIDAEPseudo-Babblers1151
ORTHONYCHIDAELogrunners1030
CNEMOPHILIDAESatinbirds2132
MELANOCHARITIDAEBerrypeckers and Longbills32106
MOHOUIDAEWhiteheads1030
PARAMYTHIIDAETit Berrypecker, Crested Berrypecker2222
CALLAEIDAEWattlebirds2030
NOTIOMYSTIDAEStitchbird1010
PSOPHODIDAEWhipbirds and Wedgebills2050
CINCLOSOMATIDAEQuail-thrushes and Jewel-babblers2090
PLATYSTEIRIDAEWattle-eyes and Batises33287
VANGIDAEVangas, Helmetshrikes and Allies214378
MALACONOTIDAEBushshrikes774922
MACHAERIRHYNCHIDAEBoatbills1121
ARTAMIDAEWoodswallows11104
CRACTICIDAEBellmagpies and Allies42115
PITYRIASIDAEBristlehead1111
AEGITHINIDAEIoras1143
CAMPEPHAGIDAECuckooshrikes1187541
NEOSITTIDAESittellas1020
EULACESTOMATIDAEPloughbill1111
FALCUNCULIDAEShrike-tit1010
RHAGOLOGIDAEMottled Berryhunter1111
PACHYCEPHALIDAEWhistlers and Allies544521
OREOICIDAEAustralo-Papuan Bellbirds3131
PLATYLOPHIDAECrested Shrikejay1111
LANIIDAEShrikes333319
VIREONIDAEVireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis885734
ORIOLIDAEOld World Orioles333416
DICRURIDAEDrongos112414
RHIPIDURIDAEFantails413815
IFRITIDAEIfrita1111
MONARCHIDAEMonarch Flycatchers1575717
CORVIDAECrows, Jays, and Magpies231811965
CORCORACIDAEWhite-winged Chough and Apostlebird2020
PARADISAEIDAEBirds-of-paradise15144027
MELAMPITTIDAEMelampittas1020
PETROICIDAEAustralasian Robins1364611
PICATHARTIDAERockfowl1020
CHAETOPIDAERockjumpers1020
EUPETIDAERail-babbler1010
PANURIDAEBearded Reedling1010
NICATORIDAENicators1131
ALAUDIDAELarks22139626
HIRUNDINIDAESwallows18158445
STENOSTIRIDAEFairy Flycatchers4396
PARIDAETits, Chickadees, and Titmice1395928
REMIZIDAEPenduline-Tits32102
AEGITHALIDAELong-tailed Tits42123
SITTIDAENuthatches112610
TICHODROMIDAEWallcreeper1111
CERTHIIDAETreecreepers21104
TROGLODYTIDAEWrens19168348
POLIOPTILIDAEGnatcatchers33167
CINCLIDAEDippers1152
PYCNONOTIDAEBulbuls261613958
REGULIDAEKinglets1163
PNOEPYGIDAECupwings1141
MACROSPHENIDAEAfrican Warblers94216
CETTIIDAEBush Warblers and Allies96328
PHYLLOSCOPIDAELeaf Warblers117335
ACROCEPHALIDAEReed Warblers and Allies644214
LOCUSTELLIDAEGrassbirds and Allies124569
DONACOBIIDAEDonacobius1111
BERNIERIDAEMalagasy Warblers80110
CISTICOLIDAECisticolas and Allies261415162
SYLVIIDAESylviid Warblers21319
PARADOXORNITHIDAEParrotbills, Wrentit, and Allies146377
ZOSTEROPIDAEWhite-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies1549025
TIMALIIDAETree-Babblers, Scimitar-Babblers, and Allies1075122
PELLORNEIDAEFulvetta and Ground Babblers1185623
LEIOTHRICHIDAELaughingthrushes and Allies131213740
PROMEROPIDAESugarbirds1020
IRENIDAEFairy-bluebirds1121
HYLIOTIDAEHyliotas1141
MUSCICAPIDAEOld World Flycatchers4736316132
TURDIDAEThrushes and Allies181315060
MIMIDAEMockingbirds and Thrashers1033015
STURNIDAEStarlings332510255
BUPHAGIDAEOxpeckers1122
CHLOROPSEIDAELeafbirds11107
DICAEIDAEFlowerpeckers224320
NECTARINIIDAESunbirds and Spiderhunters151113859
PRUNELLIDAEAccentors10120
MOTACILLIDAEWagtails and Pipits856726
UROCYNCHRAMIDAEPrzewalski's Rosefinch1010
ELACHURIDAESpotted Elachura1010
BOMBYCILLIDAEWaxwings1132
PTILIOGONATIDAESilky-flycatchers3343
HYLOCITREIDAEHylocitrea1111
HYPOCOLIIDAEHypocolius1010
PEUCEDRAMIDAEOlive Warbler1111
FRINGILLIDAEFinches, Euphonias, and Allies432118070
CALCARIIDAELongspurs and Snow Buntings3364
RHODINOCICHLIDAEThrush-Tanager4040
EMBERIZIDAEOld World Buntings11449
PASSERELLIDAENew World Sparrows302712976
PHAENICOPHILIDAEHispanhiolan Tanagers41102
SPINDALIDAESpindalises1010
ICTERIDAETroupials and Allies30229572
PARULIDAENew World Warblers221610575
MITROSPINGIDAEMitrospingid Tanagers3343
CARDINALIDAECardinals and Allies14115035
THRAUPIDAETanagers and Allies9971374231
PASSERIDAEOld World Sparrows533915
PLOCEIDAEWeavers and Allies161311658
ESTRILDIDAEWaxbills and Allies331613139
VIDUIDAEIndigobirds21207