To the Birds of Utah


The Birds

Species Status
Waterfowl 42 species
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Dendrocygna bicolor ACCIDENTAL
Snow Goose
Ross's Goose
Greater White-fronted Goose
Cackling Goose
Barnacle Goose
Canada Goose
Mute Swan Mute Swan
Cygnus olor Uncommon
Trumpeter Swan Trumpeter Swan
Cygnus buccinator Rare
Tundra Swan Tundra Swan
Cygnus columbianus Common
Wood Duck
Mandarin Duck Mandarin Duck
Aix galericulata Occasional
Garganey Garganey
Anas querquedula ACCIDENTAL
Blue-winged Teal
Cinnamon Teal
Northern Shoveler
Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon
American Black Duck
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Ring-necked Duck Ring-necked Duck
Aythya collaris Common
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Tufted Duck
Harlequin Duck
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
Common Goldeneye
Barrow's Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Ruddy Duck
Game Birds 13 species
Scaled Quail
California Quail
Gambel's Quail
Ring-necked Pheasant
Gray Partridge
Ruffed Grouse
Greater Sage-Grouse
Gunnison Sage-Grouse
White-tailed Ptarmigan
Dusky Grouse
Sharp-tailed Grouse
Wild Turkey
Diving Birds 16 species
Red-throated Loon
Pacific Loon
Arctic Loon
Common Loon
Yellow-billed Loon
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Eared Grebe
Western Grebe
Clark's Grebe
Magnificent Frigatebird Magnificent Frigatebird
Fregata magnificens Accidental
Neotropic Cormorant
Double-crested Cormorant
American White Pelican
Brown Pelican
Wading Birds 17 species
Wood Stork
American Bittern
Least Bittern
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Little Blue Heron
Tricolored Heron
Reddish Egret
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
White Ibis
Glossy Ibis
White-faced Ibis
Roseate Spoonbill
Diurnal Raptors 19 species
Turkey Vulture
California Condor
White-tailed Kite
Golden Eagle
Mississippi Kite
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Northern Goshawk
Bald Eagle
Common Black Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
Zone-tailed Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Ferruginous Hawk
Rails & Cranes 8 species
Virginia Rail
Purple Gallinule
Common Gallinule
American Coot
Sandhill Crane
Common Crane
Whooping Crane
Shorebirds 43 species
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Pacific Golden-Plover
Snowy Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Mountain Plover
Upland Sandpiper
Long-billed Curlew
Bar-tailed Godwit
Hudsonian Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Stilt Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Wandering Tattler
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Jaegers 3 species
Pomarine Jaeger Pomarine Jaeger
Stercorarius pomarinus Accidental
Parasitic Jaeger Parasitic Jaeger
Stercorarius parasiticus Rare
Long-tailed Jaeger Long-tailed Jaeger
Stercorarius longicaudus Occasional
Alcids 1 species
Ancient Murrelet Ancient Murrelet
Synthliboramphus antiquus ACCIDENTAL
Gulls 18 species
Black-legged Kittiwake
Sabine's Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Little Gull
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
Heermann's Gull
Mew Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Western Gull
Yellow-footed Gull
California Gull
Herring Gull
Iceland Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Slaty-backed Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous Gull
Terns 6 species
Least Tern
Caspian Tern
Black Tern
Common Tern
Arctic Tern
Forster's Tern
Doves & Pigeons 9 species
Rock Pigeon
Band-tailed Pigeon
Eurasian Collared-Dove
African Collared-Dove
Inca Dove
Common Ground-Dove
Ruddy Ground-Dove
White-winged Dove
Mourning Dove
Cuckoos 3 species
Greater Roadrunner Greater Roadrunner
Geococcyx californianus Uncommon
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Coccyzus americanus Occasional
Black-billed Cuckoo Black-billed Cuckoo
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Accidental
Owls 14 species
Barn Owl
Flammulated Owl Flammulated Owl
Psiloscops flammeolus Common
Western Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Northern Pygmy-Owl
Elf Owl
Burrowing Owl
Spotted Owl
Great Gray Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Boreal Owl Boreal Owl
Aegolius funereus Occasional
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Nightjars 4 species
Lesser Nighthawk Lesser Nighthawk
Chordeiles acutipennis Uncommon
Common Nighthawk Common Nighthawk
Chordeiles minor Uncommon
Common Poorwill Common Poorwill
Phalaenoptilus nuttallii Common
Mexican Whip-poor-will Mexican Whip-poor-will
Antrostomus arizonae Accidental
Swifts 3 species
Black Swift
Vaux's Swift
White-throated Swift
Hummingbirds 9 species
Rivoli's Hummingbird
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Anna's Hummingbird
Costa's Hummingbird
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Broad-billed Hummingbird
Kingfishers 1 species
Belted Kingfisher Belted Kingfisher
Megaceryle alcyon Uncommon
Woodpeckers 13 species
Lewis's Woodpecker
Red-headed Woodpecker
Acorn Woodpecker
Williamson's Sapsucker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Red-naped Sapsucker
Red-breasted Sapsucker
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
American Three-toed Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Gilded Flicker
Falcons 5 species
American Kestrel
Peregrine Falcon
Prairie Falcon
Flycatchers 25 species
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Western Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Hammond's Flycatcher
Gray Flycatcher
Dusky Flycatcher
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
Cordilleran Flycatcher
Black Phoebe
Eastern Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
Vermilion Flycatcher
Dusky-capped Flycatcher
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher
Brown-crested Flycatcher
Tropical Kingbird
Cassin's Kingbird
Thick-billed Kingbird
Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
Shrikes 2 species
Loggerhead Shrike
Northern Shrike
Vireos 10 species
White-eyed Vireo
Bell's Vireo
Gray Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo
Cassin's Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo
Plumbeous Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Corvids 10 species
Gray Jay
Pinyon Jay
Steller's Jay
Blue Jay
Woodhouse's Scrub-Jay
Black-billed Magpie
Clark's Nutcracker
American Crow
Common Raven
Chihuahuan Raven
Larks 1 species
Horned Lark
Swallows 7 species
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
Violet-green Swallow
Bank Swallow
Barn Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Titimice 9 species
Black-capped Chickadee
Mountain Chickadee
Juniper Titmouse
Verdin Verdin
Auriparus flaviceps Common
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Pygmy Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Wrens 8 species
Rock Wren
Canyon Wren
House Wren
Pacific Wren
Winter Wren
Marsh Wren
Bewick's Wren
Cactus Wren
Gnatcatchers 2 species
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher Black-tailed Gnatcatcher
Polioptila melanura Rare
Dippers 1 species
American Dipper American Dipper
Cinclus mexicanus Uncommon
Kinglets 2 species
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Thrushes & Thrashers 19 species
Eastern Bluebird
Western Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
Townsend's Solitaire
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
Rufous-backed Robin
American Robin
Varied Thrush
Gray Catbird
Curve-billed Thrasher
Brown Thrasher
Bendire's Thrasher
LeConte's Thrasher
Crissal Thrasher
Sage Thrasher
Northern Mockingbird Northern Mockingbird
Mimus polyglottos Common
Waxwings 5 species
European Starling
American Pipit
Bohemian Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
Phainopepla Phainopepla
Phainopepla nitens Uncommon
Warblers 39 species
Worm-eating Warbler
Louisiana Waterthrush
Northern Waterthrush
Golden-winged Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
Prothonotary Warbler
Tennessee Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Lucy's Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Virginia's Warbler
Connecticut Warbler
MacGillivray's Warbler
Kentucky Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Hooded Warbler
American Redstart
Cape May Warbler
Northern Parula
Magnolia Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Palm Warbler
Pine Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Yellow-throated Warbler
Prairie Warbler
Grace's Warbler
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Townsend's Warbler
Hermit Warbler
Canada Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Painted Redstart
Longspurs & Snow Buntings 3 species
Lapland Longspur
Chestnut-collared Longspur
McCown's Longspur
Snow Bunting
Sparrows 32 species
Cassin's Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow
Baird's Sparrow
LeConte's Sparrow
Nelson's Sparrow
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Black-chinned Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Brewer's Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Lark Bunting
Fox Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
White-crowned Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Harris's Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Sagebrush Sparrow
Bell's Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Canyon Towhee
Abert's Towhee Abert's Towhee
Pipilo aberti Uncommon
Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Green-tailed Towhee
Spotted Towhee
Chats 1 species
Yellow-breasted Chat Yellow-breasted Chat
Icteria virens Uncommon
Tanagers & Cardinals 12 species
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Western Tanager
Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Black-headed Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Lazuli Bunting
Indigo Bunting
Painted Bunting
Icteridae 17 species
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Western Meadowlark
Eastern Meadowlark
Orchard Oriole
Hooded Oriole
Streak-backed Oriole Streak-backed Oriole
Icterus pustulatus Accidental
Bullock's Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
Scott's Oriole
Red-winged Blackbird
Bronzed Cowbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
Rusty Blackbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Common Grackle
Great-tailed Grackle
Finches 17 species
Evening Grosbeak
Pine Grosbeak
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
Black Rosy-Finch
Brown-capped Rosy-Finch
House Finch
Purple Finch
Cassin's Finch
Common Redpoll
Hoary Redpoll
Red Crossbill
White-winged Crossbill
Pine Siskin
Lesser Goldfinch
Lawrence's Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
Old World Sparrows 1 species
House Sparrow House Sparrow
Passer domesticus Abundant


Hybrids Found in Utah