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Ostrich, Chachalacas, Guans & Guineafowl

Gamebirds

Geese & Swans

Ducks

Penguins, Divers, & Grebes

Storks, Ibis & Spoonbills

Herons

Frigatebirds, Hamerkop, Pelicans & Cormorants

New World Vultures & Secretarybird

Hawks, Eagles & Kites

Falcons

Bustards, Sunbittern, Rails, Crakes, & Coots

Cranes, Thick-knees, Oystercatchers, Crab Plover, Avocets & Stilts

Plovers & Lapwings

Egyptian Plover, Painted Snipe & Jacanas

Sandpipers & Pratincoles

Gulls

Terns, Skuas & Auks

Pigeons

Doves

Parrots & Turacos

Cuckoos

Owls

Frogmouths, Oilbird, Nightjars & Swifts

Hummingbirds

Mousebirds & Trogons

Rollers

Kingfishers

Motmots, Bee-eaters & Hoopoes

Hornbills, Jacamars, Toucans & Asian Barbets

Woodpeckers

Ovenbirds

Antbirds

Tyrant Flycatchers

Cotingas, Manakins, & Tityras

Wattle-eyes, Bushshrikes, Woodswallows, Ioras & Cuckoo-shrikes

Shrikes

Vireos & Orioles

Drongos, Fantails & Monarch Flycatchers

Crows, Jays & Magpies

Waxwings, Silky-flycatchers & Hilocitrea

Tits, Chickadees, & Penduline Tits

Larks

Bulbuls

Swallows

Long-tailed Tits, Leaf & Reed Warblers

Grassbirds & Cisticolas

Babblers

Old World Warblers

White-eyes, Sugarbirds, & Kinglets

Wrens

Nuthatches & Treecreepers

Mockingbirds & Thrashers

Starlings

Thrushes

Chats

Old World Flycatchers

Dippers, Leafbirds & Flowerpeckers

Sunbirds & Spiderhunters

Old World Sparrows

Weavers & Widowbirds

Waxbills, Munias, Indigobirds & Whydahs

Accentors, Wagtails & Pipits

Finches

New World Warblers

New World Orioles

New World Blackbirds & Bananaquit

Buntings

New World Sparrows

Tanagers

Snow Buntings, Grosbeaks & Saltators

Kori Bustard 

Black-bellied Bustard

Kori Bustard (Ardeotis kori)
Samburu, Kenya (November, 2006)

Black-bellied Bustard (Lissotis melanogaster)
Lake Mburo, Uganda (February, 2015)

Sunbittern 

Finfoot

Sunbittern (Eurypyga helias)
Selva Verde, Costa Rica (February, 2006)

African Finfoot (Podica senegalensis)
 Lake Mburo, Uganda (February, 2015)

Slaty-legged Crake Weka

Slaty-legged Crake (Rallina eurizonoides)
Kaeng Krachan, Thailand (February, 2013)

Weka (Gallirallus australis)
Ulva Island, New Zealand (April, 2018)

Buff-banded Rail

Clapper Rail 

Buff-banded Rail (Gallirallus philippensis)
Bool Wetlands, South Australia (November, 2018)

 Clapper Rail (Rallus longirostris)
Bolivar Peninsular, Texas (April, 2005)

King Rail 

 Water Rail

 King Rail (Rallus elegans)
Anahuac, Texas (April, 2005)

Water Rail (Rallus aquaticus)
Titchwell, Norfolk, UK (Sept, 2017)

Grey-necked Wood-rail 

White-breasted Waterhen 

Grey-necked Wood Rail (Aramides cajaneus)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (January, 2005)

White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus)
Kitungala, Sri Lanka (March, 2009)

Black Crake Baillon's Crake

Black Crake (Amaurornis flavirostra)
Kazinga Channel, Uganda (March, 2015)

Baillon's Crake (Porzana pusilla)
Laratinga, South Australia (November, 2018)

Australian Crake

Sora 

Australian Crake (Porzana fluminea)
 Laratinga, South Australia (November, 2018)

Sora (Porzana carolina)
Yellowstone NP, USA (June, 2013)

 Purple Swamphen

Pukeko

Western Swamphen (Porphyrio porphyrio)
Albufera, Majorca (August, 2000)

Australasian Swamphen (Porphyrio melanotus)
Kapiti Island, New Zealand (March, 2018)

Takahe

American Purple Gallinule 

South Island Takahe (Porphyrio hochstetteri)
 Kapiti Island, New Zealand (March, 2018)

Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinicus)
South Padre Island, Texas (April, 2005)

 Moorhen

Common Gallinule

Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)
Shibdon Pond, UK (July, 2013)

Common Gallinule (Gallinula galeata)
Bermuda (October, 2014)

Dusky Moorhen Black-tailed Nativehen

Dusky Moorhen (Gallinula tenebrosa)
Laratinga, South Australia (November, 2018)

Black-tailed Nativehen (Tribonyx ventralis)
Laratinga, South Australia (November, 2018)

Red-knobbed Coot 

Coot 

Red-knobbed Coot (Fulica cristata)
Rondevlei, South Africa (February, 2002)

Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra)
Brasside Ponds, Co Durham, UK (April, 2013)

American Coot 

Red-gartered Coot

American Coot (Fulica americana)
Estes Park, Colorado, USA (June, 2013)

Red-gartered Coot (Fulica armillata)
Torres del Paine, Chile (November, 2016)

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