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Acorn woodpecker

Order Piciformes
1
American Avocet

Order:

Charadriiformes
2
American dipper

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Cinclidae
3
American goldfinch

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Fringillidae
4
American wigeon

Order: Anseriformes
5
American Crow

Order: Passeriformes
*simple perching anisodactyl feet

Family: Corvidae
6
American robin

Order: Passeriformes
*simple perching anisodactyl feet

Family: Turdidae
7
Bald Eagle

Order: Falconiformes
*nostrils located in basal cere

Family: Accipitridae
1
Band-tailed pigeon

Order: Columbiformes
*plump bodies small head short slender bill
Family: Columbidae
2
Barn swallow
*no white spot on head (opposed to cliff swallow)
Order:Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Hirundinidae
3
Belted Kingfisher

Order: Coraciiformes
*toes syndactylous
*large head, and large bill

Family: Alcedinidae
1
Bewick's wren

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Troglodytidae
1
Black oystercatcher

Order: Charadriiformes
*bill long and heavy
*legs and feet small

Family:Haematopodidae
1
Black-necked stilt

Order: Charadriiformes
*small feet and legs
*long heavy bills

Family: Recurvirostridae
1
Black-billed magpie

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Corvidae
1
Black-headed grosbeak

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Fringillidae
1
Blue grouse

Order: Galliformes
*short curved bill
*hind toe always present

Family: Phasianidae
1
Brewer's blackbird

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Icteridae
1
Brown pelican

Order: Pelecaniformes
*Bill with gular sack
*feet totipalmate

Family: Pelecanidae
1
Brown creeper

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet
*small to mediium size

Family: Certhiidae
1
Brown-headed cowbird

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Icteridae
1
Burrowing owl

Order: Strigiformes
*lager head with forward facing eyes
*raptorial feet with zygodactylous toes

Family: Strigidae
1
Bushtit
*relatively long tail
* no bristles and narrow beak (opp. flyctch)
Order: Passeriformes

Family: Aegithalidae
1
California quail

Order: Galliformes
*short curved bill
*short rounded wings

Family:Phasianidae
1
Canada goose

Order: Anseriformes
*palmate feet
*broad flat lamellated or serated bill

Family: Anatidae
1
Cedar waxwing

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Bombycillidae
1
Cliff swallow

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Hirundinidae
1
Common Barn owl

Order: Strigiformes
*broad wings with solf plummage
*strong hooked beak with cere

Family: Tytonidae
1
Common nighthawk

Order: Caprimulgiformes
*bill weak and short wide gape with long bristles

Family: Caprimulgidae
1
Common snipe

Order: Charadriiformes
*characters often variable
*typically small legs and feet

Family: Scolopacidae
1
Common yellowthroat

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Parulidae
1
Common merganser

Order: Anserifomres
*palmate feet

Family: Anatidae
1
Common Murre

Order: Charadriiformes
*shore birds, gulls and auks

Family: Alcidae
1
Common Raven
*wedge shaped tail (opp. Am. crow =fan shaped)
Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Corvidae
1
Coot

Order: Gruiformes
*Fly with neck extended
*bill often long and heavy
*characters varibale
Family: Rallidae
1
Double-creasted cormorant

Order: Pelecaniformes
* bill with gular sack

Family:Phalacrocoracidae
1
Downy woodpecker

Order: Piciformes
*chisel like bill
*Zygodactylous feet

Family: Picidae
1
Evening grosbeak

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Fringillidae
1
Golden-crowned sparrow

Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Emberizidae
1
Golden eagle

Order: Falconiformes
*nostrils in basal cere
*female usually larger than males

Family: Accipitridae
1
Golden-crowned kinglet
*tiny tweezer beak
*golden crown
Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Famliy: Regulidae
1
Golden-crowned sparrow
*seed cracker beak (opp. kinglet)
Order: Passeriformes
*anisodactyl feet

Family: Emberizidae
1
Great Blue Heron

Order: Ciconiiformes
*long legs neck wings and bill
*neck folded in "S" shape in flight

Family: Ardeidae
1
Great horned owl

Order: Strigiformes
*large head with large forward facing eyes
*usually feathered feet
Family: strigidae
1
Hairy woodpecker

Order: Piciformes
*long chisel like beak

Family: Picidae
1
Hermit thrush
*spotted breast - robin shaped
Order: Passeriformes

Family: Trudidae
1
House sparrow
*shorter legs and thicker bills that native sparrows
Order: Passeriformes

Family: Passeridae (old world sparrows)
1
Hutton's vireo
*strudy bill with slight hook
* bill and larger than kinglet
Order: Passeriformes

Family: vireonidae
1
Killdeer

Order: Charadriiformes
*legs and feet small

Family: Charadriidae
1
Lewis's woodpecker

Order: Piciformes
*strong zygodactylous feet
*chisel like bill

Family: picidae
1
Lobate feet
1
Anisodactyl
1
Mallard

Order: Anseriformes
*palmate feet
*broad flat lamllated bill
Family: Anatidae
1
Marbled murrelet

Order: Charadriiformes
* shorebirds, auks and gulls

Family: Alcidae
1
Mourning dove

Order: Columbiformes
*plump bodies small heads
*short slender bill

Family: Columbidae
1
2= basal cere

3= nostrils
1
Northern harrier


Order: Falconiformes

Family: Accipitridae
1
Northern pygmy owl

Order: Strigifomres

Family: Strigidae
1
Northern flicker

Order: Piciformes
*strong zygodactyl feet

Family: Picidae
1
Oregon Junco

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Emberizidae
1
Osprey

Order: Falconiformes

Family:Accipitridae
1
Pacific loon

Order: Gaviiformes
*Excellent divers w/legs placed posteriorly
*bones not hollow
*tarsi compressed and three toes webbed
Family: Gaviidae
1
Palmate
1
Pied-billed grebe

Order: Podcipediformes
*short-bodied aquatic birds
*reduced tail
*lobate feet
*short narrow wings
Family: Podicipedidae
1
Pigeon guillemot

Order: Charadriiformes
*waders swimmer and divers thus varied group

Family: Alcidae
1
Pileated woodpecker

Order: Piciformes
*woodpeckers

Family: picidae
1
Black-capped chickadee

Order: Passerifomres
*perching birds

Family: Paridae
1
Red-breasted nuthatch

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Sittidae
*very short tails
*relatively long tweezer beak
1
Red-breasted sapsucker

Order: Piciformes
*woodpeckers

Family: Picidae
1
Red-tailed hawk

Order: Falconiformes

Family: Accipitridae
1
Red-winged blackbird

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Icteridae
1
Ringed-necked Pheasant

Order: Galliformes

Family: Phasiandae
1
Rock dove

Order: Columbiformes
*pigeon and dove like

Family: Columbidae
1
Ruby-crowned kinglet

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Regulidae
1
Ruffed grouse

Order: Galliformes
*fowl like birds

Family: Phasianidae
1
Rufous hummingbird

Order: Apodiformes
*small birds with very short legs ans weak tiny feet

Family: Trochilidae
1
Sandhill crane

Order: Gruiformes
*Bill neck legs usually long but variable
*fly with neck extended
Family: Gruidae
1
Scrub Jay

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Corvidae
1
Semipalmate

Charadriiformes
1
Sharp-shinned hawk

Order: Falconiformes

Family: Accipitridae`
1
Short-eared owl

Order: Strigiformes

Family: Strigidae
1
Song sparrow

Order: Passeriformes

Family:Emberizidae
1
Sooty shearwater

Order: Procellariiformes
*tubular nostrils
*Slightly hooked beak
*albatrossed shearwaters fulmars petrels
1
Spotted owl

Order: Strigiformes

Family: Strigidae
1
Spotted towhee

Order: Passerifomres


Family: Emberizidae
1
European starling

Order: Passerifomres

Family: Sturnidae
1
Stellar's Jay

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Corvidae
1
Surf scoter

Order: Anserifomres

Family: Anatidae
1
Totipalmate

Pelecaniformes
1
Lobate


Podicipediformes
1
Palmate

Anseriformes
1
Anisodactyl

Passeriformes
1
Turkey Vulture

Order: Falconiformes

Family: Cathartidae
1
American Kestrel

Order: Falconiformes


Family; Falconidae
1
Varied thrush

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Turdidae
1
Vaux's swift

Order: Apodiformes
*small birds with very short legs
*and weak feet

Family: Apodidae
1
Violet-green swallow

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Hirundinidae
1
Western bluebird

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Turdidae
1
Western grebe

Order: Podicipediformes
*lobate feet toenails flattened
*short-bodied aquatic birds
*reduced tail

Family: Podicipedidae
1
Western gull

Order: Charadriiformes


Family: Laridae
1
Western meadowlark

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Icteridae
1
Western screech owl

Order: Strigiformes

Famliy: Strigidae
1
Western tanager

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Thraupidae
1
Western wood peewee

Order: Passerifomres


Family: Tyrannidae
1
Whimbrel

Order: Charadriiformes
*auks gulls shorebirds
Family: Scolopacidae
1
Poorwill

Order: Caprimulgiformes
*short weak bill w/wide gape surrounded with long bristles

Family: Caprimulgidae
1
White-breated nuthatch

Order: Passeriformes

Family:Sittidae
1
White-crowned sparrow

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Emberizidae
1
Willow flycatcher
*bristles (opp. no bris. Hutton's vireo)
*lighter color than w.wood peewee
Order: Passeriformes

Family: Tyrannidae
1
Winter wren
*dark barring on belly (opp. bewick's wren light belly white eye brow)
Order: Passeriformes

Family: Troglodytidae
*chunky body with long slender slightly curved bills
1
Wood duck

Order: Anseriformes
*water fowl

Family:Anatidae
1
Yellow warbler

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Parulidae
1
Yellow-rumped warbler

Order: Passerifomres

Family: Parulidae
1
Zygodactyl

Piciformes

some Strigiformes; raptorial-zygodactyl
1
House finch
*reddish hue
Order: Passeriformes

Family:Fringillidae
1
Kiwi

Super Order: Palaeognathae
*flightless w/o keeled sternum

Order: Dinornithiformes
1