Birds of the Angelo Reserve (compiled by David Gaines and Sally Judy)

 

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Grebes
Western Grebe
Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Western Grebe
Aechmophorus occidentalis
Cormorants
Double Crested Cormorant
Copyright © 2002 John White
Double-crested cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
Herons
Great Blue Heron
Copyright © 2002 John White
  1. Great Blue Heron
  2. Green Heron
  1. Ardea herodias herodias
  2. Butorides virescens
Ducks and Geese
Wood duck
Copyright © 2003 John White
  1. Canada Goose
  2. Mallard
  3. Wood Duck
  4. Hooded Merganser
  1. Branta canadensis
  2. Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Aix sponsa
  4. Lophodytes cucullatus
Vultures
Turkey Vulture
Glenn Vargas, © 2002 California Academy of Sciences
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
Hawks and Eagles

Copyright © 2001 Don Getty
  1. White-tailed Kite
  2. Goshawk
  3. Sharp-shinned hawk
  4. Cooper's hawk
  5. Red-tailed hawk
  6. Red-shouldered hawk
  7. Golden eagle
  8. Bald eagle
  1. Elanus leucurus
  2. Accipiter gentilis
  3. Accipiter striatus
  4. Accipiter cooperii
  5. Buteo jamaicensis
  6. Buteo lineatus
  7. Aquila chrysaetos
  8. Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Ospreys

Glenn Vargas, © 2002 California Academy of Sciences
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Falcons

George W. Robinson
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Peregrine Falcon
  2. American Kestrel
  1. Falco peregrinus
  2. Falco sparverius
Grouse
Blue Grouse Dendrogapus obscurus
Quail

Copyright © 2000 Alison M. Sheehey
  1. California Quail
  2. Mountain Quail
  1. Callipepla californica
  2. Oreortyx picta
Sandpipers

Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Common Snipe
  2. Spotted Sandpiper
  1. Gallinago gallinago
  2. Actitis macularia
Gulls
California Gull
Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
California Gull Larus californicus

Pigeons and Doves

Copyright © 2002 John White

  1. Band-tailed Pigeon
  2. Mourning Dove
  1. Columba fasciata
  2. Zenaida macroura
Owls
Spotted Owl Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Screech Owl
  2. Pygmy Owl
  3. Spotted Owl
  4. Saw-whet Owl
  1. Otus kennicottii
  2. Glaucidium gnoma
  3. Aegolius acadicus
  4. Strix occidentalis caurina
Goatsuckers
Common Nighthawk
Glenn and Martha Vargas
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Poorwill
  2. Common Nighthawk
  1. Phalaenoptilus nuttallii
  2. Chordeiles minor
Swifts

Vaux's Swift

Chaetura vauxi
Hummingbirds
Anna's Hummingbird
Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Anna's Hummingbird
  2. Allen's Hummingbird
  3. Rufous Hummingbird
  1. Calypte anna
  2. Selasphorus sasin
  3. Selasphorus rufus
Kingfishers
Belted Kingfisher
Copyright © 2003 Joyce Gross
Belted Kingfisher Ceryle alcyon
Woodpeckers
Acorn Woodpecker
Copyright © 2003 Joyce Gross
  1. "Red-shafted" Flicker
  2. "Yellow-shafted" Flicker
  3. Pileated Woodpecker
  4. Acorn Woodpecker
  5. Lewis' Woodpecker
  6. "Red-breasted" Sapsucker
  7. Hairy Woodpecker
  8. Downy Woodpecker
  1. Colaptes auratus cafer
  2. Colaptes auratus
  3. Dryocopus pileatus
  4. Melanerpes formicivorus
  5. Melanerpes lewis
  6. Sphyrapicus ruber
  7. Picoides villosus
  8. Picoides pubescens
Flycatchers

Copyright © 2003 BonTerra Consulting
  1. Western Kingbird
  2. Ash-throated Flycatcher
  3. Black Phoebe
  4. Western Flycatcher
  5. Western Wood Peewee
  6. Olive-sided Flycatcher
  1. Tyrannus verticalis
  2. Myiarchus cinerascens
  3. Sayornis nigricans
  4. Empidonax difficilis
  5. Contopus sordidulus
Swallows
Barn Swallow Copyright © 2003 Joyce Gross
  1. Violet-green Swallow
  2. Rough-winged Swallow
  3. Barn Swallow
  1. Tachycineta thalassina
  2. Stelgidopteryx
  3. Hirundo rustica
Corvids
Scrub Jay
Gerald and Buff Corsi, © 2001 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Steller's Jay
  2. Scrub Jay
  3. Common Raven
  4. Common Crow
  1. Cyanocitta stelleri
  2. Aphelocoma coerulescens
  3. Corvus corax
  4. Corvus brachyrhynchos
Chickadees
Copyright © 2003 Joyce Gross
  1. Chestnut-backed Chickadee
  2. Bushtit
  1. Parus rufescens
  2. Psaltriparus minimus
Nuthatches

Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
Creepers
Brown Creeper Certhia americana
Wrentit
Wrentit Chamaea fasciata
Dippers

Gordon H. Philip, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Dipper Cinclus
Wrens

Copyright © 2003 BonTerra Consulting
  1. Winter Wren
  2. Bewick's Wren
  1. Troglodytes troglodytes
  2. Thryomanes bewickii
Thrasher

Copyright © 2003 BonTerra Consulting
California Thrasher Toxostoma redivivum
Thrushes

Copyright © 2003 Joyce Gross
  1. American Robin
  2. Varied Thrush
  3. Hermit Thrush
  4. Western Bluebird
  1. Turdus migratorius
  2. Ixoreus naevius
  3. Catharus guttatus
  4. Sialia mexicana
Kinglets
  1. Golden-crowned Kinglet
  2. Ruby-crowned Kinglet
  1. Regulus satrapa
  2. Regulus calendula
Waxwings
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
Starlings

George W. Robinson, © 2001 California Academy of Sciences
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Vireos
  1. Hutton's Vireo
  2. Solitary Vireo
  3. Warbling Vireo
  1. Vireo huttoni
  2. Vireo solitarius
  3. Vireo gilvus
Wood Warblers

Gerald and Buff Corsi, © 2001 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Orange-crowned Warbler
  2. Nashville Warbler
  3. Yellow Warbler
  4. "Audubon's" Warbler
  5. "Myrtle" Warbler
  6. Black throated Gray Warbler
  7. Townsend's Warbler
  8. Hermit Warbler
  9. MacGillivray's Warbler
  1. Vermivora celata
  2. Vermivora ruficapilla
  3. Dendroica petechia
  4. Dendroica coronata (Western form)
  5. Dendroica coronata (Eastern form)
  6. Dendroica nigrescens
  7. Dendroica townsendi
  8. Dendroica occidentalis
  9. Oporornis tolmiei
Icterids

Copyright © 2003 John White
  1. Western Meadowlark
  2. Red-winged Blackbird
  3. Northern Oriole
  4. Brewer's Blackbird
  1. Sturnella neglecta
  2. Agelaius phoeniceus
  3. Icterus galbula
  4. Euphagus cyanocephalus
Tanagers

Gerald and Buff Corsi, © 2001 California Academy of Sciences
Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana
Finches and Sparrows



Susan Middleton © California Academy of Sciences
Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles, © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
  1. Black-headed Grosbeak
  2. Lazuli Bunting
  3. Purple Finch
  4. Pine Siskin
  5. American Goldfinch
  6. Lesser Goldfinch
  7. Brown Towhee
  8. Rufous-sided Towhee
  9. Savannah Sparrow
  10. Vesper Sparrow
  11. Sage Sparrow
  12. Dark-eyed "Oregon" Junco
  13. Chipping Sparrow
  14. White-crowned Sparrow
  15. Golden-crowned Sparrow
  16. White-throated Sparrow
  17. Fox Sparrow
  18. Song Sparrow
  1. Pheucticus melanocephalus
  2. Passerina amoena
  3. Carpodacus purpureus
  4. Carduelis pinus
  5. Carduelis tristis
  6. Carduelis psaltria
  7. Pipilo fuscus
  8. Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  9. Passerculus sandwichensis
  10. Pooecetes gramineus
  11. Amphispiza belli
  12. Junco hyemalis
  13. Spizella passerina
  14. Zonotrichia leucophrys
  15. Zonotrichia atricapilla
  16. Zonotrichia albicollis
  17. Passerella iliaca
  18. Melospiza melodia
Hypotheticals
  1. Plain Titmouse
  2. Blue Grosbeak
  3. House Finch
  4. Ring-necked Pheasant
  5. Great Horned Owl
  6. Barn Owl
  1. Parus inornatus
  2. Guiraca caerulea
  3. Carpodacus mexicanus
  4. Phasianus colchicus
  5. Bubo virginianus
  6. Tyto alba