1827 thumb Birds of Los Angeles

Birds that occur in LA county. Does not include rarities or vagrants. Can also be used for Ventura and Orange counties.

Small
Greater Roadrunner 1
Geococcyx californianus
Small
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2
Picoides nuttallii
Small
Downy Woodpecker 3
Picoides pubescens
Small
Hairy Woodpecker 4
Picoides villosus
Small
Acorn Woodpecker 5
Melanerpes formicivorus
Small
Lewis's Woodpecker 6
Melanerpes lewis
Small
Red-shafted Flicker 7
Colaptes auratus cafer
Small
Red-naped Sapsucker 8
Sphyrapicus nuchalis
Small
Red-breasted Sapsucker 6
Sphyrapicus ruber
Small
Red-crowned Parrot 9
Amazona viridigenalis
Small
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 10
Brotogeris chiriri
Small
Western Screech-Owl 11
Megascops kennicottii
Small
Great Horned Owl 12
Bubo virginianus
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Barn Owl 13
Tyto alba
Small
Belted Kingfisher 14
Megaceryle alcyon
Small
Eurasian Collared-Dove 15
Streptopelia decaocto
Small
Domestic Pigeon 16
Columba livia domestica
Small
Band-tailed Pigeon 6
Patagioenas fasciata
Small
Mourning Dove 17
Zenaida macroura
Small
Sora 18
Porzana carolina
Small
Virginia Rail 19
Rallus limicola
Small
Ridgway's Rail 20
Rallus obsoletus
Small
American Coot 21
Fulica americana
Small
Anna's Hummingbird 22
Calypte anna
Small
Costa's Hummingbird 22
Calypte costae
Small
Rufous Hummingbird 23
Selasphorus rufus
Small
Allen's Hummingbird 20
Selasphorus sasin
Small
Black-chinned Hummingbird 24
Archilochus alexandri
Small
White-throated Swift 24
Aeronautes saxatalis
Small
Vaux's Swift 25
Chaetura vauxi
Small
California Quail 26
Callipepla californica
Small
Dunlin 27
Calidris alpina
Small
Western Sandpiper 28
Calidris mauri
Small
Least Sandpiper 29
Calidris minutilla
Small
Surfbird 30
Calidris virgata
Small
Lesser Yellowlegs 31
Tringa flavipes
Small
Wandering Tattler 22
Tringa incana
Small
Greater Yellowlegs 20
Tringa melanoleuca
Small
Willet 24
Tringa semipalmata
Small
Long-billed Curlew 18
Numenius americanus
Small
American Whimbrel 32
Numenius phaeopus hudsonicus
Small
Wilson's Snipe 33
Gallinago delicata
Small
Ruddy Turnstone 34
Arenaria interpres
Small
Black Turnstone 6
Arenaria melanocephala
Small
Marbled Godwit 25
Limosa fedoa
Small
Red-necked Phalarope 18
Phalaropus lobatus
Small
Wilson's Phalarope 35
Phalaropus tricolor
Small
Least Tern 36
Sternula antillarum
Small
Caspian Tern 20
Hydroprogne caspia
Small
Elegant Tern 37
Thalasseus elegans
Small
Royal Tern 38
Thalasseus maximus
Small
Forster's Tern 39
Sterna forsteri
Small
Common Tern 40
Sterna hirundo
Small
Bonaparte's Gull 20
Chroicocephalus philadelphia
Small
California Gull 7
Larus californicus
Small
Ring-billed Gull 41
Larus delawarensis
Small
Glaucous-winged Gull 42
Larus glaucescens
Small
Olympic Gull 43
Larus glaucescens × occidentalis
Small
Heermann's Gull 44
Larus heermanni
Small
Western Gull 44
Larus occidentalis
Small
Thayer's Gull 45
Larus thayeri
Small
Black Skimmer 1
Rynchops niger
Small
Snowy Plover 18
Charadrius nivosus
Small
Semipalmated Plover 46
Charadrius semipalmatus
Small
Killdeer 47
Charadrius vociferus
Small
Black-bellied Plover 20
Pluvialis squatarola
Small
Pigeon Guillemot 18
Cepphus columba
Small
Black-necked Stilt 6
Himantopus mexicanus
Small
Common Loon 48
Gavia immer
Small
Pacific Loon 49
Gavia pacifica
Small
Red-throated Loon 50
Gavia stellata
Small
Horned Grebe 20
Podiceps auritus
Small
Eared Grebe 11
Podiceps nigricollis
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Clark's Grebe 51
Aechmophorus clarkii
Small
Western Grebe 18
Aechmophorus occidentalis
Small
Pied-billed Grebe 52
Podilymbus podiceps
Small
Black-vented Shearwater 24
Puffinus opisthomelas
Small
White-faced Ibis 53
Plegadis chihi
Small
American White Pelican 54
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Small
California Brown Pelican 55
Pelecanus occidentalis californicus
Small
Snowy Egret 29
Egretta thula
Small
Great Egret 56
Ardea alba
Small
Great Blue Heron 18
Ardea herodias
Small
Black-crowned Night-Heron 57
Nycticorax nycticorax
Small
Least Bittern 58
Ixobrychus exilis
Small
Green Heron 59
Butorides virescens
Small
Merlin 60
Falco columbarius
Small
Peregrine Falcon 61
Falco peregrinus
Small
American Kestrel 19
Falco sparverius
Small
Northern Pintail 62
Anas acuta
Small
American Wigeon 63
Anas americana
Small
Chestnut Teal 64
Anas castanea
Small
Northern Shoveler 65
Anas clypeata
Small
Blue-winged Teal 65
Anas discors
Small
Mallard 66
Anas platyrhynchos
Small
Domesticated Duck 67
Anas platyrhynchos domesticus
Small
Gadwall 68
Anas strepera
Small
Green-winged Teal 20
Anas crecca carolinensis
Small
Bufflehead 65
Bucephala albeola
Small
Red-breasted Merganser 69
Mergus serrator

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