For current sightings in South Florida, check the Miami Bird Board. Links to photos of other animals are in the menu bar above.

Birds by Family

The birds are listed by family, in AOU order (when possible). The photos range from high-quality to pictures where the bird is merely identifiable.

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Screamers (Anhimidae)

Swans, Geese, and Ducks (Anatidae)

Chachalacas and Guans (Cracidae)

Quail (Odontophoridae)

Pheasants (Phasianidae)

Grouse (Tetraonidae)

Loons (Gaviidae)

Grebes (Podicipedidae)

Shearwaters and Petrels (Procellariidae)

Storm-Petrels (Hydrobatidae)

Gannets and Boobies (Sulidae)

Pelicans (Pelecanidae)

Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Anhinga (Anhingidae)

Herons (Ardeidae)

Ibises and Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae)

Storks (Ciconiidae)

New World Vultures (Cathartidae)

Flamingos (Phoenicopteridae)

Kites, Hawks, and Eagles (Accipitridae)

Falcons (Falconidae)

Rails and Gallinules (Rallidae)

Sunbittern (Eurypygidae)

Limpkin (Aramidae)

Cranes (Gruidae)

Thick-Knees (Burhinidae)

Plovers and Lapwings (Charadriidae)

Jacana (Jacanidae)

Oystercatchers (Haematopodidae)

Stilts and Avocets (Recurvirostridae)

Sandpipers and Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)

Gulls and Terns (Laridae)

Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

Parrots (Psittacidae)

Hoatzin (Opisthocomidae)

Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis (Cuculidae)

Owls (Strigidae)

Nighthawks and Nightjars (Caprimulgidae)

Potoos (Nyctibiidae)

Swifts Apodidae

Hummingbirds Trochilidae

Trogons Trogonidae

Kingfishers Cerylidae

Barbets and Toucans (Ramphastidae)

Woodpeckers (Picidae)


Ovenbirds and allies (Furnariidae)

Woodcreepers (Dendrocolaptidae)

Antbirds (Thamnophilidae)

Tyrant Flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Shrikes (Laniidae)

Vireos (Vireonidae)

Jays and Crows (Corvidae)

Larks (Alaudidae)

Swallows (Hirundinidae)

Chickadees and Titmice (Paridae)

Nuthatches (Sittidae)

Wrens (Troglodytidae)

Dippers (Cinclidae)

Bulbuls Pycnonotidae

Gnatcatchers and Gnatwrens (Polioptilidae)

Thrushes (Turdidae)

Mockingbirds and Thrashers (Mimidae)

Starlings and Mynas (Sturnidae)

Waxwings (Bombycillidae)

Longspurs and Snow Buntings (Calcariidae)

Wood Warblers (Parulidae)

Tanagers (Thraupidae)

Sparrows (Emberizidae)

Cardinal-Grosbeaks (Cardinalidae)

Blackbirds (Icteridae)

Finches and Euphonias (Fringillidae)

Multi-bird Shots