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Birds of Romania
GAVIIDAE 

 

Gavia stellata Red-throated Diver
Gavia arctica Black-throated Diver
Gavia immer Great Northern Diver
PODICIPEDIDAE   
Tachybaptus ruficollis Little Grebe
Podiceps cristatus Great Crested Grebe
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked Grebe
Podiceps auritus Slavonian Grebe
Podiceps nigricollis Black-necked Grebe
PROCELLARIIDAE   
Puffinus yelkouan Yelkouan Shearwater
PHALACROCORACIDAE   
Phalacrocorax carbo Cormorant
Phalacrocorax aristotelis Shag
Phalacrocorax pygmeus Pygmy Cormorant
PELECANIDAE   
Pelecanus onocrotalus White Pelican
Pelecanus crispus Dalmatian Pelican
ARDEIDAE   
Botaurus stellaris Bittern
Ixobrychus minutus Little Bittern
Nycticorax nycticorax Night Heron
Ardeola ralloides Squacco Heron
Bubulcus ibis Cattle Egret
Egretta garzetta Little Egret
Egretta alba Great White Egret
Ardea cinerea Grey Heron
Ardea purpurea Purple Heron
CICONIIDAE  
Ciconia nigra Black Stork
Ciconia ciconia White Stork
THRESKIORNITHIDAE   
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy Ibis
Platalea leucorodia Eurasian Spoonbill
PHOENICOPTERIDAE   
Phoenicopterus ruber Greater Flamingo
ANATIDAE   
Cygnus olor Mute Swan
Cygnus atratus Black Swan
Cygnus columbianus Bewick’s Swan
Cygnus cygnus Whooper Swan
Anser fabalis Bean Goose
Anser brachyrchynchus Pink-footed Goose
Anser albifrons White-fronted Goose
Anser erythropus Lesser White-fronted Goose
Anser anser Greylag Goose
Anser indicus Bar-headed Goose
Anser caerulescens Snow Goose
Branta canadensis Canada Goose
Branta leucopsis Barnacle Goose
Branta bernicla Brent Goose
Branta ruficollis Red-breasted Goose
Alopochen aegyptiacus Egyptian Goose
Tadorna ferruginea Ruddy Shelduck
Tadorna tadorna Shelduck
Aix sponsa Wood Duck
Aix galericulata Mandarin Duck
Anas penelope Wigeon
Anas strepera Gadwall
Anas crecca Teal
Anas platyrchynchos Mallard
Anas acuta Pintail
Anas querquedula Garganey
Anas clypeata Shoveler
Marmaronetta angustirostris Marbled Duck
Netta rufina Red-crested Pochard
Aythya ferina Pochard
Aythya collaris Ring-necked Duck
Aythya nyroca Ferrugineous Duck
Aythya fuligula Tufted Duck
Aythya marila Scaup
Somateria mollissima Common Eider
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed Duck
Melanitta nigra Common Scoter
Melanitta fusca Velvet Scoter
Bucephala clangula Goldeneye
Mergus albellus Smew
Mergus serrator Red-breasted Merganser
Mergus merganser Goosander
Oxyura leucocephala White-headed Duck
ACCIPITRIDAE   
Pernis apivorus Honey-buzzard
Elanus caeruleus Black-winged Kite
Milvus migrans Black Kite
Milvus milvus Red Kite
Haliaeetus albicilla White-tailed Eagle
Gypaetus barbatus Lammergeier
Neophron percnopterus Egyptian Vulture
Gyps fulvus Griffon Vulture
Aegypius monachus Black Vulture
Circaetus gallicus Short-toed Eagle
Circus aeruginosus Marsh Harrier
Circus cyaneus Hen Harrier
Circus macrourus Pallid Harrier
Circus pygargus Montagu's Harrier
Accipiter gentilis Goshawk
Accipiter nisus Sparrohawk
Accipiter brevipes Levant Sparrowhawk
Buteo buteo Buzzard
Buteo rufinus Long-legged Buzzard
Buteo hemilasius Upland Buzzard
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged Buzzard
Aquila pomarina Lesser Spotted Eagle
Aquila clanga Spotted Eagle
Aquila nipalensis Steppe Eagle
Aquila heliaca Imperial Eagle
Aquila chrysaetos Golden Eagle
Hieraaetus pennatus Booted Eagle
Hieraaetus fasciatus Bonelli's Eagle
PANDIONIDAE   
Pandion haliaetus Osprey
FALCONIDAE   
Falco naumanni Lesser Kestrel
Falco tinnunculus Kestrel
Falco vespertinus Red-footed Falcon
Falco columbarius Merlin
Falco subbuteo Hobby
Falco eleonorae Eleonora's Falcon
Falco biarmicus Lanner
Falco cherrug Saker
Falco peregrinus Peregrine
TETRAONIDAE   
Bonasa bonasia Hazel Grouse
Tetrao tetrix Black Grouse
Tetrao urogallus Capercaillie
PHASIANIDAE   
Alectoris graeca Rock Partridge
Perdix perdix Partridge
Coturnix coturnix Quail
Phasianus colchicus Pheasant
Chrysolophus pictus Golden Pheasant
Chrysolophus amherstiae Lady Amherst's Pheasant
NUMIDIDAE   
Numida meleagris Helmeted Guineafowl
MELEAGRIDIDAE   
Meleagris gallopavo Turkey
RALLIDAE   
Rallus aquaticus Water Rail
Porzana porzana Spotted Crake
Porzana parva Little Crake
Porzana pusilla Baillon's Crake
Crex crex Corncrake
Gallinula chloropus Moorhen
Fulica atra Coot
GRUIDAE   
Grus grus Crane
Anthropoides virgo Demoiselle Crane
OTIDIDAE   
Tetrax tetrax Little Bustard
Chlamydotis undulata Houbara
Otis tarda Great Bustard
HAEMATOPODIDAE   
Haematopus ostralegus Oystercatcher
RECURVIROSTRIDAE    
Himantopus himantopus Black-winged Stilt
Recurvirostra avosetta Avocet
BURHINIDAE   
Burhinus oedicnemus Stone Curlew
GLAREOLIDAE   
Glareola pratincola Collared Pratincole
Glareola nordmanni Black-winged Pratincole
STERCORARIIDAE   
Stercorarius pomarinus Pomarine Skua
Stercorarius parasiticus Arctic Skua
Stercorarius longicaudus Long-tailed Skua
Stercorarius skua Great Skua
LARIDAE   
Larus ichthyaetus Great Black-headed Gull
Larus melanocephalus Mediterranean Gull
Larus minutus Little Gull
Larus sabini Sabine's Gull
Larus ridibundus Black-headed Gull
Larus genei Slender-billed Gull
Larus canus Common Gull
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed Gull
Larus argentatus Herring Gull
Larus cachinnans Yellow-legged Gull
Larus glaucoides Iceland Gull
Larus hyperboreus Glaucous Gull
Larus marinus Great Black-backed Gull
Rissa tridactyla Kittiwake
STERNIDAE   
Gelochelidon  nilotica Gull-billed Tern
Sterna caspia Caspian Tern
Sterna sandvicensis Sandwich Tern
Sterna hirundo Common Tern
Sterna paradisaea Arctic Tern
Sterna albifrons Little Tern
Chlidonias hybridus Whiskered Tern
Chlidonias niger Black Tern
Chlidonias leucopterus White-winged Black Tern
ALCIDAE   
Uria aalge Guillemot
PTEROCLIDAE   
Syrrhaptes paradoxus Pallas's Sandgrouse
COLUMBIDAE   
Columba livia Rock Dove
C. l. f. domestica Feral Pigeon
Columba oenas Stock Dove
Columba palumbus Wood Pigeon
Streptopelia roseogrisea African Collared Dove
Streptopelia decaocto Collared Dove
Streptopelia turtur Turtle Dove
CUCULIDAE   
Cuculus canorus Cuckoo
TYTONIDAE   
Tyto alba Barn Owl
STRIGIDAE   
Otus scops Scops Owl
Bubo bubo Eagle Owl
Nyctea scandiaca Snowy Owl
Surnia ulula Hawk Owl
Glaucidium passerinum Pygmy Owl
Athene noctua Little Owl
Strix aluco Tawny Owl
Strix uralensis Ural Owl
Asio otus Long-eared Owl
Asio flammeus Short-eared Owl
Aegolius funereus Tengmalm's Owl
CAPRIMULGIDAE   
Caprimulgus europaeus Nightjar
APODIDAE   
Apus (Tachymarptis) melba Alpine Swift
Apus apus Swift
ALCEDINIDAE   
Alcedo atthis Kingfisher
MEROPIDAE   
Merops apiaster European Bee-eater
CORACIIDAE   
Coracias garrulus Roller
UPUPIDAE   
Upupa epops Hoopoe
PICIDAE   
Jynx torquilla Wryneck
Picus canus Grey-headed Woodpecker
Picus viridis Green Woodpecker
Dryocopus martius Black Woodpecker
Dendrocopos major Great Spotted Woodpecker
Dendrocopos syriacus Syrian Woodpecker
Dendrocopos medius Middle Spotted Woodpecker
Dendrocopos leucotos White-backed Woodpecker
Dendrocopos minor Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Picoides tridactylus Three-toed Woodpecker
ALAUDIDAE   
Melanocorypha calandra Calandra Lark
Melanocorypha leucoptera  White-winged Lark
Melanocorypha yeltoniensis Black Lark
Calandrella brachydactyla Short-toed Lark
Calandrella rufescens Lesser Short-toed Lark
Galerida cristata Crested Lark
Lullula arborea Woodlark
Alauda arvensis Skylark
Eremophila alpestris Shore Lark
HIRUNDINIDAE   
Riparia riparia Sand Martin
Hirundo (Ptyonoprogne) rupestris Crag Martin
Hirundo rustica Barn Swallow
Hirundo daurica Red-rumped Swallow
Delichon urbica House Martin
MOTACILLIDAE   
Anthus campestris Tawny Pipit
Anthus trivialis Tree Pipit
Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit
Anthus cervinus Red-throated Pipit
Anthus spinoletta Water Pipit
Motacilla flava Yellow Wagtail
Motacilla citreola Citrine Wagtail
Motacilla cinerea Grey Wagtail
Motacilla alba Pied Wagtail
BOMBYCILLIDAE   
Bombycilla garrulus Waxwing
CINCLIDAE   
Cinclus cinclus Dipper
TROGLODYTIDAE   
Troglodytes troglodytes Wren
PRUNELLIDAE   
Prunella modularis Dunnock
Prunella collaris Alpine Accentor
TURDIDAE   
Cercotrichas galactotes Rufous Bush Robin
Erithacus rubecula Robin
Luscinia luscinia Thrush Nightingale
Luscinia megarchynhos Nightingale
Luscinia svecica Bluethroat
Phoenicurus ochruros Black Redstart
Phoenicurus phoenicurus Redstart
Saxicola rubetra Whinchat
Saxicola torquata Common Stonechat
Oenanthe isabellina Isabelline Wheatear
Oenanthe oenanthe Wheatear
Oenanthe pleschanka Pied Wheatear
Oenanthe hispanica Black-eared Wheatear
Monticola saxatilis Rock Thrush
Monticola solitarius Blue Rock Thrush
Turdus torquatus Ring Ouzel
Turdus merula Blackbird
Turdus pilaris Fieldfare
Turdus philomelos Song Thrush
Turdus iliacus Redwing
Turdus viscivorus Mistle Thrush
SYLVIIDAE   
Cettia cetti Cettis's Warbler
Cisticola juncidis Fan-tailed Warbler
Locustella naevia Grasshopper Warbler
Locustella fluviatilis River Warbler
Locustella luscinioides Savi's Warbler
Acrocephalus melanopogon Moustached Warbler
Acrocephalus paludicola Aquatic Warbler
Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Sedge Warbler
Acrocephalus agricola Paddyfield Warbler
Acrocephalus dumetorum Blyth's Reed Warbler
Acrocephalus palustris Marsh Warbler
Acrocephalus scirpaceus Reed Warbler
Acrocephalus arundinaceus Great Reed Warbler
Hippolais pallida Olivaceous Warbler
Hippolais olivetorum Olive-tree Warbler
Hippolais icterina Icterine Warbler
Sylvia cantillans Subalpine Warbler
Sylvia melanocephala Sardinian Warbler
Sylvia rueppelli Rüppell's Warbler
Sylvia nana Desert Warbler
Sylvia hortensis Orphean Warbler
Sylvia nisoria Barred Warbler
Sylvia curruca Lesser Whitethroat
Sylvia communis Whitethroat
Sylvia borin Garden Warbler
Sylvia atricapilla Blackcap
Phylloscopus trochiloides Greenish Warbler
Phylloscopus proregulus Pallas's Leaf Warbler
Phylloscopus orientalis Eastern Bonelli's Warbler
Phylloscopus sibilatrix Wood Warbler
Phylloscopus collybita Chiffchaff
Phylloscopus trochilus Willow Warbler
Regulus regulus Goldcrest
Regulus ignicapillus Firecrest
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned Kinglet
MUSCICAPIDAE   
Muscicapa striata Spotted Flycatcher
Ficedula parva Red-breasted Flycatcher
Ficedula semitorquata Semi-collared Flycatcher
Ficedula albicollis Collared Flycatcher
Ficedula hypoleuca Pied Flycatcher
TIMALIIDAE   
Panurus biarmicus Bearded Tit

AEGITHALIDAE 

 

Aegithalos caudatus Long-tailed Tit
PARIDAE   
Parus palustris Marsh Tit
Parus lugubris Sombre Tit
Parus montanus Willow Tit
Parus cristatus Crested Tit
Parus ater Coal Tit
Parus caeruleus Blue Tit
Parus cyanus Azure Tit
Parus major Great Tit
SITTIDAE   
Sitta europaea Nuthatch
TICHODROMIDAE   
Tichodroma muraria Wallcreeper
CERTHIIDAE   
Certhia familiaris Treecreeper
Certhia brachydactyla Short-toed Treecreeper
REMIZIDAE   
Remiz pendulinus Penduline Tit
ORIOLIDAE   
Oriolus oriolus Golden Oriole
LANIIDAE   
Lanius collurio Red-backed Shrike
Lanius minor Lesser Grey Shrike
Lanius excubitor Great Grey Shrike
Lanius senator Woodchat Shrike
Lanius nubicus Masked Shrike
CORVIDAE   
Garrulus glandarius Jay
Pica pica Magpie
Nucifraga caryocatactes Nutcracker
Pyrrhocorax graculus Alpine Chough
Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax Chough
Corvus monedula Jackdaw
Corvus frugilegus Rook
Corvus corone corone Carrion Crow
Corvus corone cornix Hooded Crow
Corvus corax Raven
STURNIDAE   
Sturnus vulgaris Starling
Sturnus roseus Rose-coloured Starling
PASSERIDAE   
Passer domesticus House Sparrow
Passer hispaniolensis Spanish Sparrow
Passer montanus Tree Sparrow
Montifringilla nivalis Snow Finch
FRINGILLIDAE   
Fringilla coelebs Chaffinch
Fringilla montifringilla Brambling
Serinus serinus Serin
Carduelis chloris Greenfinch
Carduelis carduelis Goldfinch
Carduelis spinus Siskin
Carduelis cannabina Linnet
Carduelis flavirostris Twite
Carduelis flammea Redpoll
Carduelis hornemanni Arctic Redpoll
Loxia leucoptera Two-barred Crossbill
Loxia curvirostra Crossbill
Loxia pytyopsittacus Parrot Crossbill
Carpodacus erythrinus Scarlet Rosefinch
Pinicola enucleator Pine Grosbeak
Pyrrhula pyrrhula Bullfinch
Coccothraustes coccothraustes Hawfinch
EMBERIZIDAE     
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland Bunting
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow Bunting
Emberiza citrinella Yellowhammer
Emberiza cirlus Cirl Bunting
Emberiza cia Rock Bunting
Emberiza hortulana Ortolan Bunting
Emberiza pusilla Little Bunting
Emberiza schoeniclus Reed Bunting
Emberiza melanocephala Black-headed Bunting
Miliaria calandra Corn Bunting