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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)

Clapper Rail 

King Rail 

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

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

 Water Rail

Grey-necked Wood-rail 

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

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

White-breasted Waterhen 

Black Crake

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

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

Sora 

 Purple Swamphen

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

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

Pukeko Takahe

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

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

American Purple Gallinule 

 Moorhen

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

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

Common Gallinule

Red-knobbed Coot 

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

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

Coot 

American Coot 

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

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

Red-gartered Coot  

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

 

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