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Area (SqKm):72
Altitude (m):0-600
# Species*:164
# Excl Vagrants*:157
# Endemics*:0
# Near Endemics*:0
Species/100 SqKm*:218.1
*Based on partial or incomplete data.
Habitat: Beach, peat forest, mangroves, woodland, old rice paddy fields, lake, marsh, old golf course

BIRD CHECKLIST

The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

color codes

 
Ducks: Anatidae

1Lesser Whistling-DuckDendrocygna javanica

 
Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

2Blue-breasted QuailSynoicus chinensis
3Red JunglefowlGallus gallus

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

4Spotted DoveStreptopelia chinensis
5Pink-necked Green-PigeonTreron vernans
6Orange-breasted Green-PigeonTreron bicinctus
7Green Imperial-PigeonDucula aenea

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

8Greater CoucalCentropus sinensis
9Lesser CoucalCentropus bengalensis
10Green-billed MalkohaPhaenicophaeus tristis
11Asian KoelEudynamys scolopaceus
12Little Bronze-CuckooChrysococcyx minutillus
13Plaintive CuckooCacomantis merulinus

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

14Large-tailed NightjarCaprimulgus macrurus

 
Swifts: Apodidae

15Brown-backed NeedletailHirundapus giganteus
16Black-nest SwiftletAerodramus maximus
17Germain's SwiftletAerodramus germani
18Cook's SwiftApus cooki
19Asian Palm-SwiftCypsiurus balasiensis

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

20Slaty-breasted RailLewinia striatus
21Black-backed SwamphenPorphyrio indicus
22(Watercock)Gallicrex cinerea
23White-breasted WaterhenAmaurornis phoenicurus

 
Stilts and Avocets: Recurvirostridae

24\Black-winged Stilt\Himantopus himantopus

 
Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

25/Pacific Golden-Plover/Pluvialis fulva
26River LapwingVanellus duvaucelii
27/Gray-headed Lapwing/Vanellus cinereus
28Red-wattled LapwingVanellus indicus
29/Lesser Sand-Plover/Charadrius mongolus
30Malaysian PloverCharadrius peronii
31/Kentish Plover/Charadrius alexandrinus
32Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubius

 
Jacanas: Jacanidae

33Pheasant-tailed JacanaHydrophasianus chirurgus

 
Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

34/Whimbrel/Numenius phaeopus
35/Eurasian Curlew/Numenius arquata
36/Long-toed Stint/Calidris subminuta
37/Sanderling/Calidris alba
38/Common Snipe/Gallinago gallinago
39/Pin-tailed Snipe/Gallinago stenura
40/Common Sandpiper/Actitis hypoleucos
41/Common Greenshank/Tringa nebularia
42/Wood Sandpiper/Tringa glareola
43/Common Redshank/Tringa totanus

 
Buttonquail: Turnicidae

44Barred ButtonquailTurnix suscitator

 
Pratincoles and Coursers: Glareolidae

45(Oriental Pratincole)Glareola maldivarum

 
Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers: Laridae

46Bridled TernOnychoprion anaethetus
47Little TernSternula albifrons
48Whiskered TernChlidonias hybrida
49Great Crested TernThalasseus bergii
50#Lesser Crested Tern#Thalasseus bengalensis

 
Frigatebirds: Fregatidae

51#Lesser Frigatebird#Fregata ariel
52Great FrigatebirdFregata minor

 
Cormorants and Shags: Phalacrocoracidae

53Little CormorantMicrocarbo niger

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

54Yellow BitternIxobrychus sinensis
55Cinnamon BitternIxobrychus cinnamomeus
56Black BitternIxobrychus flavicollis
57/Gray Heron/Ardea cinerea
58Purple HeronArdea purpurea
59Great EgretArdea alba
60/Intermediate Egret/Ardea intermedia
61Little EgretEgretta garzetta
62Pacific Reef-HeronEgretta sacra
63Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis
64/Chinese Pond-Heron/Ardeola bacchus
65Javan Pond-HeronArdeola speciosa
66Striated HeronButorides striata

 
Ibises and Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae

67/Black-headed Ibis/Threskiornis melanocephalus

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

68Black-winged KiteElanus caeruleus
69Oriental Honey-buzzardPernis ptilorhynchus
70Black BazaAviceda leuphotes
71Imperial EagleAquila heliaca
72/Gray-faced Buzzard/Butastur indicus
73/Eastern Marsh-Harrier/Circus spilonotus
74ShikraAccipiter badius
75/Japanese Sparrowhawk/Accipiter gularis
76/Black Kite/Milvus migrans
77Brahminy KiteHaliastur indus
78White-bellied Sea-EagleHaliaeetus leucogaster

 
Owls: Strigidae

79Sunda Scops-OwlOtus lempiji
80Buffy Fish-OwlKetupa ketupu
81Spotted Wood-OwlStrix seloputo

 
Hoopoes: Upupidae

82Eurasian HoopoeUpupa epops

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

83Common KingfisherAlcedo atthis
84Ruddy KingfisherHalcyon coromanda
85White-throated KingfisherHalcyon smyrnensis
86/Black-capped Kingfisher/Halcyon pileata
87Collared KingfisherTodiramphus chloris

 
Bee-eaters: Meropidae

88Blue-throated Bee-eaterMerops viridis
89Blue-tailed Bee-eaterMerops philippinus
90Chestnut-headed Bee-eaterMerops leschenaulti

 
Rollers: Coraciidae

91Indochinese RollerCoracias affinis
92Oriental DollarbirdEurystomus orientalis

 
Asian Barbets: Megalaimidae

93Coppersmith BarbetPsilopogon haemacephalus
94Lineated BarbetPsilopogon lineatus

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

95Gray-capped WoodpeckerYungipicus canicapillus
96Common FlamebackDinopium javanense

 
Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

97Amur FalconFalco amurensis
98Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus

 
Parrots: Psittaculidae

99Vernal Hanging-ParrotLoriculus vernalis

 
Pittas: Pittidae

100(Blue-winged Pitta)Pitta moluccensis

 
Thornbills and Allies: Acanthizidae

101Golden-bellied GerygoneGerygone sulphurea

 
Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

102/Ashy Minivet/Pericrocotus divaricatus

 
Old World Orioles: Oriolidae

103Black-naped OrioleOriolus chinensis

 
Ioras: Aegithinidae

104Common IoraAegithina tiphia

 
Fantails: Rhipiduridae

105Malaysian Pied-FantailRhipidura javanica

 
Drongos: Dicruridae

106Black DrongoDicrurus macrocercus
107Ashy DrongoDicrurus leucophaeus
108Greater Racket-tailed DrongoDicrurus paradiseus

 
Shrikes: Laniidae

109|Tiger Shrike|Lanius tigrinus
110/Brown Shrike/Lanius cristatus
111Burmese ShrikeLanius collurioides

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

112Large-billed CrowCorvus macrorhynchos

 
Cisticolas and Allies: Cisticolidae

113Common TailorbirdOrthotomus sutorius
114Rufescent PriniaPrinia rufescens
115Zitting CisticolaCisticola juncidis

 
Reed Warblers and Allies: Acrocephalidae

116/Thick-billed Warbler/Arundinax aedon
117/Black-browed Reed Warbler/Acrocephalus bistrigiceps
118/Oriental Reed Warbler/Acrocephalus orientalis

 
Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

119/Lanceolated Warbler/Locustella lanceolata

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

120/Bank Swallow/Riparia riparia
121/Barn Swallow/Hirundo rustica
122Pacific SwallowHirundo tahitica
123/Red-rumped Swallow/Cecropis daurica

 
Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae

124Black-headed BulbulBrachypodius atriceps
125Black-crested BulbulPycnonotus flaviventris
126Red-whiskered BulbulPycnonotus jocosus
127Sooty-headed BulbulPycnonotus aurigaster
128Stripe-throated BulbulPycnonotus finlaysoni
129Yellow-vented BulbulPycnonotus goiavier
130Streak-eared BulbulPycnonotus conradi

 
Leaf Warblers: Phylloscopidae

131/Dusky Warbler/Phylloscopus fuscatus
132/Arctic Warbler/Phylloscopus borealis

 
Starlings: Sturnidae

133Asian Glossy StarlingAplonis panayensis
134Rosy StarlingPastor roseus
135/Daurian Starling/Agropsar sturnina
136Chestnut-cheeked StarlingAgropsar philippensis
137/White-shouldered Starling/Sturnia sinensis
138Brahminy StarlingSturnia pagodarum
139/Chestnut-tailed Starling/Sturnia malabarica
140Common MynaAcridotheres tristis
141Great MynaAcridotheres grandis

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

142Siberian ThrushGeokichla sibirica
143/Eyebrowed Thrush/Turdus obscurus

 
Old World Flycatchers: Muscicapidae

144Asian Brown FlycatcherMuscicapa dauurica
145Brown-streaked FlycatcherMuscicapa williamsoni
146Oriental Magpie-RobinCopsychus saularis
147/Mugimaki Flycatcher/Ficedula mugimaki
148Stejneger's Stonechat**Saxicola stejnegeri

 
Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

149Thick-billed FlowerpeckerDicaeum agile
150Orange-bellied FlowerpeckerDicaeum trigonostigma
151Scarlet-backed FlowerpeckerDicaeum cruentatum

 
Sunbirds and Spiderhunters: Nectariniidae

152Brown-throated SunbirdAnthreptes malacensis
153Olive-backed SunbirdCinnyris jugularis

 
Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

154White-rumped MuniaLonchura striata
155Scaly-breasted MuniaLonchura punctulata

 
Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

156Plain-backed SparrowPasser flaveolus
157Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanus

 
Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

158|Forest Wagtail|Dendronanthus indicus
159/Gray Wagtail/Motacilla cinerea
160/Eastern Yellow Wagtail/Motacilla tschutschensis
161/Richard's Pipit/Anthus richardi
162Paddyfield PipitAnthus rufulus
163/Red-throated Pipit/Anthus cervinus

 
Hispanhiolan Tanagers: Phaenicophilidae

164Zebra DoveGeopelia striata

 * Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through September 2014 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
** Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.