Waterfowl order: Anseriformes




Yüklə 16.33 Kb.
tarix25.04.2016
ölçüsü16.33 Kb.
Birds encountered during the McClellan Ranch Park BioBlitz 2002, May 11-12
Pelicans and Their Allies (ORDER: Pelecaniformes)

Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

*Double-crested Cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus

Waterfowl (ORDER: Anseriformes)

Geese (SUBFAMILY: Anserinae)

*Canada Goose, Branta canadensis

Surface-feeding Ducks (SUBFAMILY: Anatinae)

Mallard, Anas platyrhynchus



New World Vultures (ORDER: Ciconiiformes)

Vultures (FAMILY: Cathartidae)

Turkey Vulture, Cathartes aura

Kites, Hawks, & Falcons (ORDER: Falconiformes)

Accipitridae

White-tailed Kite, Elanus eucurus

Red-tailed Hawk, Buteo jamaicensis

Herons and Their Allies (Ciconiiformes)

Herons and Bitterns (FAMILY: Ardeidae)

Great Blue Heron, Ardea herodias

Shorebirds, Gulls, and Alcids (ORDER: Charadriiformes)

Gulls (FAMILY: Laridae, SUBFAMILY: Larinae)

*unidentified gulls (25-30)

Pigeons and Doves (ORDER: Columbiformes)

FAMILY: Columbidae



Mourning Dove, Zenaida macroura

Owls (ORDER: Strigiformes)

Barn Owls (FAMILY: Tytonidae)

Barn Owl, Tyto alba

Hummingbirds (ORDER: Apodiformes)

FAMILY: Trochilidae



Anna's Hummingbird, Calypte anna

Kingfishers (ORDER: Coraciiformes)

FAMILY: Alcedinidae



Belted Kingfisher, Ceryle alcyon

Woodpeckers (ORDER: Piciformes)

FAMILY: Picinae



Nuttall's Woodpecker, Picoides nuttallii

Acorn Woodpecker, Melanerpes formicivorus

Perching Birds (ORDER: Passeriformes)

Tyrant Flycatchers (FAMILY: Tyrannidae)

Black Phoebe, Sayornis nigicans

Western Wood-Pewee, Contopus sordidulus

Swallows (FAMILY: Hirundinidae)

Cliff Swallow, Petrochildon pyrrhonota



Tree Swallow, Tachicineta bicolor

Northern Rough-wing Swallow, Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Jays, Magpies, and Crows (FAMILY: Corvidae)

Steller's Jay, Cayanocitta stellerii



Western Scrub-Jay, Aphelocoma californica

Common Raven, Corvus corax

American Crow, Corvus brachyrhynchos

Chickadees (FAMILY: Paridae)

Chestnut-backed Chickadee, Poecile rufescens



Titmice (FAMILY: Paridae)

Oak Titmouse, Baeolophus inornatus



Bushtits (FAMILY: Aegithalidae)

Bushtit, Psaltriparus minimus



Nuthatches (FAMILY: Sittidae)

White-breasted Nuthatch,

Wrens (FAMILY: Troglodytidae)

Bewicks Wren, Thryomanes bewickii

Mockingbirds and Thrashers (FAMILY: Mimidae)

Northern Mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos



Thrushes, Solitaires, and Bluebirds (FAMILY: Turdidae)

American Robin, Turdus migratorius



Western Bluebird, Sialia mexicana

Waxwings (FAMILY: Bombycillidae)

Cedar Waxwing, Bombycilla cedrorum



Starlings (FAMILY: Sturnidae)

European Starling, Sturnus vulgaris

Vireos (FAMILY: Vireonidae)

Warbling Vireo, Vireo gilvus

Wood Warblers (FAMILY: Parulidae)

Yellow Warbler, Dendroica petechia



Old World Sparrows (FAMILY: Passeridae)

House Sparrow, Passer domesticus

Blackbirds and Orioles (FAMILY: Icteridae)

Red-winged Blackbird, Agelaius phoeniceus



Brewer's Blackbird, Euphagus cyanocephalus

Hooded Oriole, Icterus cucullatus

Bullock's Oriole, Icterus bullockii

Cardinals (FAMILY: Cardinalidae)

Black-headed Grosbeak, Pheucticus melanocephalus



Finches (FAMILY: Fringillidae)

Purple Finch, Carpodacus purpureus

House Finch, Carpodacus mexicanus

Lesser Goldfinch, Carduelis psaltria

Sparrows (FAMILY: Emberizidae)

Spotted Towhee, Pipilo maculatus



California Towhee, Pipilo crissalis

Lark Sparrow, Chondestes grammacus

Song Sparrow, Melospiza melodia

* Denotes birds seen flying over park that are not known to feed, nest, or perch in McClellan Ranch Park.


Mammals encountered during McClellan Ranch Park BioBlitz, May 11-12, 2002
Insectivora
Moles (Talpidae)
Broad-footed Mole, Scapanus latimanus - one found dead

Chiroptera

Vesper Bats (Vespertilionidae)


Big Brown Bat, Epteisicus fuscus
Red Bat, Lasiuru borealis
Yuma Bat, Myotis yumanensis
Carnivora
Weasels, Marten, and Allies (Mustelidae)
Striped Skunk, Mephitis mephitis
Cats (Felidae)
Domestic Cat, Felis catus
Artiodactyla
Deer (Cervidae)
Black-tailed Deer, Odocoileus hemionus
Rodentia
Squirrels (Sciuridae)
Eastern Gray Squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis (Many melanistic individualsin population.)
Fox Squirrel, Sciurus niger
California Ground Squirrel, Spermophilus beecheyi (Not seen in McClellan Ranch, but numerous in Blackberry Farm, the property just adjacent to park, and seen at property line.)
Pocket Gophers (Geomyidae)
Botta's Pocket Gopher, Thomomys bottae


Verilənlər bazası müəlliflik hüququ ilə müdafiə olunur ©azrefs.org 2016
rəhbərliyinə müraciət

    Ana səhifə