Phil's NY State List

Common Name Latin Name
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica Long Island
Common Loon Gavia immer
Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii Hinckley
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Captree State Park
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Jamaica Bay
Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis Staten Island
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Greater Shearwater Ardenna gravis Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Audubon's Shearwater Puffinus lherminieri Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Jamaica Bay
Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
Great Egret Ardea alba
Western Reef-Heron Egretta gularis Brooklyn
Snowy Egret Egretta thula
Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Green Heron Butorides virescens
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Staten Island
Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
Ross's Goose Chen rossii Jones Beach/Jamaica Bay
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii Staten Island
Brant Branta bernicla
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Hook Pond Long Island
Wood Duck Aix sponsa
Gadwall Anas strepera
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope Jamaica Bay
American Wigeon Anas americana
American Black Duck Anas rubripes
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
Canvasback Aythya valisineria
Redhead Aythya americana
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya marila
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
King Eider Somateria spectabilis
Common Eider Somateria mollissima
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
Black Scoter Melanitta americana
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica Bayville
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Jones Beach
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus
American Kestrel Falco sparverius
Merlin Falco columbarius
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
Clapper Rail Rallus longirostris
Sora Porzana carolina
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica Prospect Park
American Coot Fulica americana
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
Piping Plover Charadrius melodus
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
American Avocet Recurvirostra americana Jamaica Bay
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
Willet Catoptrophorus semipalmatus
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Jamaica Bay
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Point Lookout
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
American Woodcock Scolopax minor
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Jamaica Bay and Pelagic
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Laughing Gull Larus atricilla
Little Gull Larus minutus Point Lookout
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Point Lookout, Prospect Park
Bonaparte's Gull Larus philadelphia
Mew Gull Larus canus Shinnecock Inlet
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Central Park
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Jones Beach
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Central Park
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
Gull-billed Tern Sterna nilotica
Caspian Tern Sterna caspia
Royal Tern Sterna maxima
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Long Island
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
Least Tern Sterna antillarum
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
Dovekie Alle alle Pelagic/Hudson Cyn
Razorbill Alca torda
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
Barn Owl Tyto alba Jamaica Bay
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
Snowy Owl Nyctea scandiaca Jones Beach
Northern Hawk Owl Surnia ulula Bloomingdale Bog
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus Central Park
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
Whip-poor-will Caprimulgus vociferus
Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
Calliope Hummingbird Stellula calliope Manhattan
Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus Yonkers and Central Park
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus Ithaca
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi
Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris
Willow Flycatcher Empidonax traillii
Least Flycatcher Empidonax minimus
Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
Ash-throated Flycatcher Myiarchus cinerascens Alley Pond Park/Jamaica Bay
Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Dune Rd, Shinnecock
White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons
Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
Warbling Vireo Vireo gilvus
Philadelphia Vireo Vireo philadelphicus
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
Gray Jay Perisoreus canadensis Bloomingdale Bog, Ferd's Bog
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
Common Raven Corvus corax Bloomingdale Bog
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Central Park
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapilla
Boreal Chickadee Poecile hudsonica Bloomingdale Bog
Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
Brown Creeper Certhia americana
Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
House Wren Troglodytes aedon
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Smith Point Park
Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Robert Moses St. Park
Veery Catharus fuscescens
Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
Bicknell's Thrush Catharus bicknelli Central Park
Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
American Robin Turdus migratorius
Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius Central Park (Nov 2010)
Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
American Pipit Anthus rubescens
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora cyanoptera
Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera
Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina
Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
Northern Parula Parula americana
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia
Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica
Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia
Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina
Black-throated Blue Warbler Dendroica caerulescens
Yellow-rumped Warbler Dendroica coronata
Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens
Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca
Yellow-throated Warbler Dendroica dominica
Pine Warbler Dendroica pinus
Prairie Warbler Dendroica discolor
Palm Warbler Dendroica palmarum
Bay-breasted Warbler Dendroica castanea
Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata
Cerulean Warbler Dendroica cerulea Central Park
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Central and Forest Parks
Worm-eating Warbler Helmitheros vermivorus
Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapillus
Northern Waterthrush Parkesia noveboracensis
Louisiana Waterthrush Parkesia motacilla
Swainson's Warbler Limnothlypis swainsonii Forest Park
Kentucky Warbler Oporornis formosus Central Park
Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis Central Park
Mourning Warbler Oporornis philadelphia
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
Hooded Warbler Wilsonia citrina
Wilson's Warbler Wilsonia pusilla
Canada Warbler Wilsonia canadensis
Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea
Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus Central Park
Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus nelsoni Central Park
Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow Ammodramus caudacutus Central Park
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
Harris's Sparrow Zonotrichia querula Long Island
White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus
Smith's Longspur Calcarius pictus Jones Beach
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Prospect Park 12/5/2015
Dickcissel Spiza americana Jones Beach
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Walkill NWR
Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
Boat-tailed Grackle Quiscalus major Jamaica Bay
Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius
Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula
Scott's Oriole Icterus parisorum Union Sq Park
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator Grahamsville (Catskills)
Purple Finch Carpodacus purpureus
House Finch Carpodacus mexicanus
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera Bloomingdale Bog
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea
Hoary Redpoll Carduelis hornemanni Utica
Pine Siskin Carduelis pinus
American Goldfinch Carduelis tristis
Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus Bloomingdale Bog
House Sparrow Passer domesticus