Personal Project — Bird Families of the World

a web page by Don Roberson
Buphagidae Oxpeckers
Red-billed Oxpecker: 7 Jul 1996 Kruger NP, South Africa
Dulidae Palmchat
Palmchat: 3 Jan 1999 Dominican Republic

Families seen but not photographed:

Hypocolius Hypocolius


Hylocitreidae Hylocitrea
Hylocitrea: 28 Sep 2011 Lore Lindu NP, Sulawesi
Bombycillidae Waxwings
Cedar Waxwing: 3 Dec 2015 Monterey, California
Ptilogonatidae Silky-flycatcher
Phainopepla: 6 Feb 2005 Calaveras Co., California

Family not seen:

Elachuridae Elachura

Promeropidae Sugarbirds & allies
Cape Sugarbird: 2 Jul 2005 Walker Bay, South Africa
Irenidae Fairy-Bluebirds
Philippine Fairy-Bluebird: 19 Dec 2005Bohol, Philippines
Chloropseidae Leafbirds
Gold-fronted Leafbird: 13 Mar 2001 Ramnager, India
Dicaeidae Flowerpeckers
Yellow-breasted Flowerpecker: 24 Sep 2011 Malaysia
Nectariniidae Sunbirds & Spiderhunters
Southern Double-collared Sunbird: 7 Jul 2005 South Africa
Prunellidae Accentors
Robin Accentor: 19 Jun 2004 above Qinghai Lake, China
Peucedramidae Olive Warbler
Olive Warbler: 30 Dec 1995 Volcan Popocatepetl, Mexico
Urocynchramidae Przevalski's Finch
Przevalski's Finch: 19 Jun 2004 nr Qinghai Lake, China
Ploceidae Weavers
Scaly Weaver: 11 Jul 2005 Kalahari NP, South Africa
Estrildidae Waxbills, Munias & allies
Red-headed Finch: 11 Jul 2005 Kalahari NP, South Africa
Viduidae Whydahs & Indigobirds
Togo Paradise-Whydah: 19 Jul 2010 Pantanal, Brazil



  page created 22 Mar 2014, revised 12 Mar 2016  
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