The Birds of Las Vegas, NM
and its Environs

The Birds of Las Vegas, NM
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21GaviidaeLOONS
31PodicipedidaeGREBES
Aechmophorus occidentalisWestern Grebe
elVatoEl Vato Lake
53PelecanidaePELICANS, et al.
Pelecanus erythrorhynchusAmerican White Pelican
LVnwrLas Vegas Nat'l Wildlife Refuge
1PhalacrocoracidaeCORMORANTS
Double-crested CormorantsPhalacrocorax auritus
AbiqLAbiquiu Lake
61ArdeidaeBITTERNS, HERONS & EGRETS
Ardea herodiasGreat Blue HeronY
Egretta thulaSnowy EgretY
Nycticorax nycticoraBlack-crowned Night-HeronY
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-HeronY
62TreskiornithidaeIBISES & STORKS
Plegadis chihi White-faced IbisY
64CathartidaeVULTURES
CathartesauraTurkey VultureY
81Anatidae . . . . .
81BAnserinaeGEESE
Grus canadensisCanada GooseY
81DAnatinaeTRUE DUCKS
Anas platyrhynchosMallardY


Anas creccaGreen-winged TealY
Anas streperaGadwallY
Anas americanaAmerican WigeonY
Aythya valisineriaCanvasbackY
Wood DuckY
Mergus MerganserCommon Merganser
tAmrilTierra Amarillo
91Accipitridae
91BAccipitrinaeEAGLES & HAWKS
Buteo swainsoniSwainson's Hawk
Buteo jamaicensisRed-tailed HawkY
Buteo regalisFerruginous Hawk
Aquila chrysaetosBald Eagle
elVatoEl Vato Lake
92Falconidae
92CFalconinaeFALCONS
Falco sparveriusAmerican KestrelY
Falco columbariusMerlinY
Falco peregrinusPeregrine FalconY
115GruidaeCRANES
Grus canadensisSandhill CraneY
126Scolopacidae
6AScolopacinaeSANDPIPERS
Tringa solitariSolitary SandpiperY
Gallinago delicatoWilson's SnipeY
8BLarinaeGULLS, TERNS & SKIMMERS
Larus delawarensisRing-billed GullY
131ColumbidaePIGEONS & DOVE
Columba liviaRock DoveY
Strep, topelia decaocto Eurasian Collared DoveY
151Cuculidae
1CNeomophinaeROADRUNNERS et al.
Greater RoadrunnerGeococcyx californianusY
161TytonidaeBARN OWLS
162StrigidaeTYPICAL OWLS
181ApodidaeSWIFTS
182TrochilidaeHUMMINGBIRDS
Cynanthus latirostrisBroad-tailed Hummer
cnjinnr. Canjonin Lakes
Selasphorus rufusRufus HummingbirdY
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213AlcindinidaeKINGFISHERS
Megaceryle alcyonBelted KingfisherY
224CPicinaeWOODPECKERS
Melanerpes lewisLewis' Woodpecker
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Picides pubescensDowny WoodpeckerY
Picoides villosusHairy WoodpeckerY
Colaptes auratusNorthern FlickerY