río embudo birds

Identification Practice for the
Dixon Christmas Bird Count


Species Recorded in 1 out of the 16 Years of the Count.

[These species represent 0.06% of all individuals counted over the 16 years.]

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Genus species:
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Swans, Geese and Ducks
Lesser Scaup
Aythya affinis


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Barrow's Goldeneye
Bucephala islandica


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Grebes
Eared Grebe
Podiceps nigricollis


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Diurnal Raptors: Vultures, Eagles, Hawks and Falcons
Osprey
Pandion haliaetus


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Embudo, April 28, 2013

Rinconada April 24, 2013
Peregrine Falcon
Falco peregrinus


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Prairie Falcon
Falco mexicanus


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Smaller Wading Birds
Killdeer
Charadrius vociferus


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Nocturnal Raptors: Owls
Western Screech-Owl
Megascops kennicottii


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El Bosque, Dixon  Enlarge
Jays, Crows and their Allies
Clark’s Nutcracker
Nucifraga columbiana


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Rio Chiquito, Taos County  Enlarge
Swallows
Violet-green Swallow
Tachycineta thalassina


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Wood-Warblers
Pine Warbler
Dendroica pinus


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Tanagers
Summer Tanager
Piranga rubra


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Sparrows and their Allies
Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Aimophila ruficeps


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Distinguished from other sparrows with rufous crowns by dark malar stripe below base of bill.
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American Tree Sparrow
Spizella arborea


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Savannah Sparrow
Passerculus sandwichensis


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Harris's Sparrow
Zonotrichia querula


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Icterids: Blackbirds, Orioles and their Allies
Western Meadowlark
Sturnella neglecta


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Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
Leucosticte tephrocotis


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Documentation photos taken with Point-and-Shoot during Dixon CBC in 2007. Location: Velarde

Gray crown evident. Compare with photos from image search.

Flock of 70 recorded.

Photo: Martin MacRoberts, Velarde, CBC 2007   Enlarge

Photo: Martin MacRoberts, Velarde, CBC 2007  Enlarge


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