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Delaware 2008-2012

Common Species Lists

Common Species
Common Name Bad Code(s)
  Canada Goose (S),(B)
  Mute Swan (S),(B)
  Wood Duck (S),(B),(CN),(NB)
  Gadwall (S),(B)
  American Black Duck (S),(B)
  Mallard (S),(B)
  Northern Shoveler (S),(B)
  Green-winged Teal (S),(B)
  Common Merganser (S),(B)
  Ruddy Duck (S),(B)
  Ring-necked Pheasant (B)
  Wild Turkey (B)
  Double-crested Cormorant (X),(S),(B)
  Great Blue Heron (X),(S),(B),(CN)
  Great Egret (X),(S),(B),(CN)
  Snowy Egret (X),(S),(B),(CN)
  Little Blue Heron (X),(S),(B),(CN)
  Cattle Egret (X),(S),(B),(CN)
  Glossy Ibis (X),(S),(B),(CN)
  Turkey Vulture (X),(S),(A),(B),(CN),(NB)
  Osprey (B)
  Bald Eagle (B)
  Red-shouldered Hawk (B)
  Red-tailed Hawk (B)
  Peregrine Falcon (B)
  Clapper Rail (B)
  Virginia Rail (B)
  Common Gallinule (B)
  Piping Plover (S),(B)
  Killdeer (S),(B)
  American Oystercatcher (S),(B)
  Willet (S),(B)
  American Woodcock (B)
  Laughing Gull (P),(S),(T),(C),(B)
  Herring Gull (P),(S),(T),(C),(B)
  Great Black-backed Gull (P),(S),(T),(C),(B)
  Gull-billed Tern (P),(S),(B)
  Common Tern (P),(S),(B)
  Forster's Tern (P),(S),(B)
  Least Tern (P),(S),(B)
  Black Skimmer (S),(B)
  Rock Pigeon (E),(S),(B)
  Eurasian Collared-Dove (B)
  Mourning Dove (B)
  Yellow-billed Cuckoo (B)
  Barn Owl (B)
  Eastern Screech-Owl (B),(CN),(NB)
  Great Horned Owl (B),(CN),(NB)
  Barred Owl (B),(CN),(NB)
  unid. Mexican / Eastern Whip-poor-will (B),(CN),(NB)
  Chimney Swift (X),(S),(T),(B)
  Ruby-throated Hummingbird (B)
  Belted Kingfisher (S),(B)
  Red-bellied Woodpecker (CN),(NB)
  Downy Woodpecker (CN),(NB)
  Hairy Woodpecker (CN),(NB)
  (unid. Red/Yellow Shafted) Northern Flicker (CN),(NB)
  Pileated Woodpecker (CN),(NB)
  Eastern Wood-Pewee (B)
  Acadian Flycatcher (B)
  Eastern Phoebe (B)
  Great Crested Flycatcher (B)
  Eastern Kingbird (B)
  White-eyed Vireo (B)
  Red-eyed Vireo (B)
  Blue Jay (S),(A),(B)
  American Crow (P),(S),(A),(B),(CN)
  Fish Crow (P),(S),(A),(B),(CN)
  Horned Lark (B)
  Purple Martin (T),(B)
  Tree Swallow (T),(B)
  Northern Rough-winged Swallow (T),(B)
  Barn Swallow (T),(B)
  Carolina Chickadee (B)
  Tufted Titmouse (B)
  Red-breasted Nuthatch (B)
  White-breasted Nuthatch (B)
  Carolina Wren (CN),(NB)
  House Wren (CN),(NB)
  Marsh Wren (CN),(NB)
  Golden-crowned Kinglet (B)
  Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (B)
  Eastern Bluebird (B)
  Veery (B)
  Wood Thrush (B)
  American Robin (B)
  Gray Catbird (B)
  Northern Mockingbird (B)
  Brown Thrasher (B)
  European Starling (T),(B)
  Cedar Waxwing (T),(B)
  Blue-winged Warbler (B)
  Northern Parula (B)
  Yellow Warbler (B)
  Pine Warbler (B)
  Prairie Warbler (B)
  Prothonotary Warbler (B)
  Ovenbird (B)
  Common Yellowthroat (B)
  Scarlet Tanager (B)
  Eastern Towhee (B)
  Chipping Sparrow (B)
  Field Sparrow (B)
  Seaside Sparrow (B)
  Song Sparrow (B)
  Swamp Sparrow (B)
  Northern Cardinal (B)
  Blue Grosbeak (B)
  Indigo Bunting (B)
  Red-winged Blackbird (B)
  Boat-tailed Grackle (T),(B)
  Common Grackle (T),(B)
  Brown-headed Cowbird (P),(T),(A),(B),(CN),(NB),(DD),(ON),(AY)
  Orchard Oriole (B)
  Baltimore Oriole (B)
  House Finch (B)
  Pine Siskin (B)
  American Goldfinch (B)
  House Sparrow (T),(B)
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