Personal Project — Bird Families of the World

a web page by Don Roberson
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
Bucconidae Puffbirds
Black-breasted Puffbird: Jan 1981 Pipeline Road, Panama
Galbulidae Jacamars
Rufous-tailed Jacamar: 19 Jul 2010 Emas NP, Brazil
Lybiidae African Barbets
African Pied Barbet: 7 Jul 2005 Waterburg NP, Namibia
Megalaimidae Asian Barbets
Coppersmith Barbet: Mar 1990 Mindanao, Philippines
Capitonidae New World Barbets
Scarlet-banded Barbet: 16 Nov 2014 Flor de Cafe, Peru
Semnornithidae Toucan-Barbets
Prong-billed Barbet: 19 Dec 2007 Cinchona, Costa Rica
Ramphastidae Toucans
Toco Toucan: 20 Jul 2010 Pantanal, Brazil
Indicatoridae Honeyguides
Greater Honeyguide: 11 Dec 2013 Mole NP, Ghana
Picidae Woodpeckers
White-naped Woodpecker: 26 Mar 2001 Ranthambhore, India
Cariamidae Seriemas
Red-legged Seriema: 28 Jul 2010 Emas NP, Brazil
Falconidae Falcons & Caracaras
Peregrine [pealei race]: 8 Nov 2008 California, USA
Strigopidae New Zealand Parrots
Kaka: 14 Nov 2009 Leigh, North I., New Zealand
Cacatuidae Cockatoos
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo: 5 Sep 2016 Qld., Australia
Psittaculidae Old World Parrots
Mulga Parrot: 18 Aug 2008 N of Erldunda, Australia
Psittacidae New World & Gray Parrots
Hyacinth Macaw: 23 Jul 2010 Porto Joffre, Brazil



  page created 18 Mar 2014, updated 30 July 2018  
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