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Utah Bird Records Committee
Review List

(Updated April 2013)

135 species  -- plus any not on the official state checklist  

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SWANS, GEESE & DUCKS  -  Anseriformes

Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Cackling Goose
American Black Duck 
Harlequin Duck 
Black Scoter 


Scaled Quail 

LOONS  -  Gaviiformes

    Red-throated Loon 
Yellow-billed Loon

GREBES   -  Podicipediiformes

Red-necked Grebe 

PELICANS & CORMORANTS  - Pelecaniformes

Brown Pelican 
Neotropic Cormorant
Magnificent Frigatebird 

BITTERNS & HERONS  -  Ciconiiformes

    Bitterns, Egrets & Herons  -  Ardeidae

Least Bittern 
Little Blue Heron 
Tricolored Heron 
Reddish Egret
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 

    Ibises & Spoonbills  -  Threskiornithidae

White Ibis
Glossy Ibis
Roseate Spoonbill 

    Storks  -  Ciconiidae

Wood Stork 

HAWKS & FALCONS  -  Falconiformes

White-tailed Kite 
Gray Hawk
Zone-tailed Hawk 

RAILS & CRANES  -  Gruiformes

Purple Gallinule 

PLOVERS & SANDPIPERS  -  Charadriiformes

Pacific Golden-Plover
Mountain Plover 
Wandering Tattler 
Upland Sandpiper 
Hudsonian Godwit 
White-rumped Sandpiper 
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper 
Buff-breasted Sandpiper 
Red Phalarope

    Gulls, Terns, & Alcids  -  Laridae

Pomarine Jaeger 
Parasitic Jaeger 
Long-tailed Jaeger 
Little Gull 
Heermann's Gull 
Lesser Black-backed Gull 
Yellow-footed Gull
Western Gull
Black-legged Kittiwake 
Least Tern 
Ancient Murrelet 

DOVES & PIGEONS  -  Columbiformes

Common Ground-Dove 
Ruddy Ground-Dove 

CUCKOOS & ROADRUNNERS  -  Cuculiformes

Black-billed Cuckoo 
Yellow-billed Cuckoo

OWLS  -  Strigiformes

Snowy Owl 
Elf Owl 
Great Gray Owl 
Boreal Owl 

GOATSUCKERS  -  Caprimulgiformes



Chimney Swift 
Vaux's Swift 

    Hummingbirds  -  Trochilidae

Broad-billed Hummingbird
Magnificent Hummingbird 
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

WOODPECKERS  -  Piciformes

Red-headed Woodpecker 
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 
Red-breasted Sapsucker 
Gilded Flicker

PERCHING BIRDS  -  Passeriformes

    Flycatchers  -  Tyrannidae

Least Flycatcher 
Eastern Phoebe 
Great Crested Flycatcher 
Tropical Kingbird
Thick-billed Kingbird
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 

    Vireos  -  Vireonidae

White-eyed Vireo 
Yellow-throated Vireo 
Blue-headed Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo

    Wrens  -  Troglodytidae

Winter Wren

    Thrushes  -  Turdidae

Eastern Bluebird 
Wood Thrush 
Rufous-backed Robin

    Thrashers  -  Mimidae

Brown Thrasher
Curve-billed Thrasher
Le Conte's Thrasher 

    Warblers  -  Parulidae

Blue-winged Warbler
Golden-winged Warbler 
Tennessee Warbler
Northern Parula 
Chestnut-sided Warbler 
Magnolia Warbler
Cape May Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler 
Hermit Warbler 
Yellow-throated Warbler 
Pine Warbler
Prairie Warbler
Palm Warbler 
Bay-breasted Warbler 
Blackpoll Warbler 
Prothonotary Warbler 
Worm-eating Warbler 
Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler 
Connecticut Warbler 
Hooded Warbler 
Canada Warbler 
Painted Redstart 

    Tanagers  -  Thraupidae

Scarlet Tanager 

    Sparrows  -  Emberizidae

Canyon Towhee 
Cassinís Sparrow 
Field Sparrow 
Baird's Sparrow
Le Conte's Sparrow 
McCown's Longspur
Chestnut-collared Longspur 

    Grosbeaks & Buntings  -  Cardinalidae

Northern Cardinal 
Painted Bunting

    Blackbirds & Orioles  -  Icteridae

Rusty Blackbird 
Bronzed Cowbird 
Orchard Oriole 
Baltimore Oriole 

    Finches  -  Fringillidae

Brown-capped Rosy-Fiinch
Purple Finch
Common Redpoll 
Hoary Redpoll 
Lawrence's Goldfinch


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