Personal Project — Bird Families of the World
 

 
a web page by Don Roberson
 
 
Trochilidae Hummingbirds
Marvelous Spatulatetail: 24 Nov 2014 Huembo, Peru
Opisthocomidae Hoatzin
Hoatzin: 15 Nov 2014 nr Bellavista, Peru
Cathartidae New World Vultures
California Condor: 5 Feb 2012 Big Sur, California, USA
Sagittariidae Secretarybird
Secretarybird: 5 Aug 2002 Tarangire NP, Tanzania
Pandionidae Osprey
Osprey: 18 Jan 2016, Moss Landing, California, USA
Accipitridae Hawks & Eagles
Harpy Eagle: 4 Aug 1999 in the Serra das Araras, Brazil
Tytonidae Barn Owls & allies
Barn Owl: 27 Aug 2006 offshore Pt. Sur, California
Strigidae Owls
N. Saw-whet Owl: 15 May 2010 Pt. Lobos, California
Coliidae Mousebirds
Blue-naped Mousebird: 16 Nov 1981 Lake Baringo, Kenya
Leptosomidae Cuckoo-Roller
Cuckoo-Roller: 1 Dec 1992 Perinet, Madagascar
Trogonidae Trogons
Masked Trogon: 21 Nov 2014 Owlet Lodge, Peru
Upupidae Hoopoes
Eurasian Hoopoe: 19 Jul 2005 Etosha NP, Namibia
Phoeniculidae Woodhoopoes & allies
Green Woodhoopoe: 4 Aug 2002 Tarangire NP, Tanzania
Bucorvidae Ground-Hornbills
Southern Ground-Hornbill: Jul 1996 Kruger NP, South Africa
Bucerotidae Hornbills
Knobbed Hornbill: 4 Oct 2011 Sulawesi, Indonesia
Meropidae Bee-eaters
Purple-bearded Bee-eater: 28 Sep 2011 Sulawesi, Indonesia
Coraciidae Rollers
Lilac-breasted Roller: 20 Jul 2005 Etosha NP, Namibia
Brachypteraciidae Ground-Rollers
Long-tailed Ground-Roller: 20 Nov 1992 Ifaty, Madagascar
 
 
 
 
 

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