2020 Southern California Official State Bird List
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OrderFamilyCommon NameScientific Name*
SoCal Only
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AccipitriformesAccipitridae (Hawks, Kites, Eagles, and Allies)Bald EagleHaliaeetus leucocephalus
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Cooper's HawkAccipiter cooperii
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Golden Eagle
5
Northern Harrier
6
Red-Tailed HawkButeo jamaicensis
7
Pandionidae (Osprey)OspreyPandion haliaetus
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AnseriformesAnatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Swans)Black-Bellied Whistling-Duck
9
Canada GooseBranta canadensis
10
Canvasback
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Green-Winged Teal
12
Hooded Merganser
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MallardAnas platyrhynchus
14
Northern Shoveler
15
Snow Goose
16
Trumpeter Swan
17
Wood DuckAix sponsa
18
ApodiformesApodidae (Swifts)Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagica
19
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)Allen's HummingbirdSelasphorus sasinYes
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Ruby-Throated Hummingbird
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CaprimulgiformesCaprimulgidae (Nightjars and Allies)Chuck-Will's-Widow
22
Common Nighthawk
23
CathartiformesCathartidae (New World Vultures)California Condor
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Turkey VultureCathartes aura
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CharadriiformesAlcidae (Auks, Murres, and Puffins)Common MurreUria aalge
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Tufted Puffin
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Charadriidae (Lapwings and Plovers)American Golden-Plover
28
KilldeerCharadrius vociferus
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Snowy PloverCharadrius nivosusYes
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Haematopodidae (Oystercatcher)American Oystercatcher
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Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)Black SkimmerRynchops niger
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Black Tern
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Caspian Tern
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Heermann's GullLarus heermanniYes
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Herring GullLarus argentatus
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Laughing Gull
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Least TernSternula antillarum
38
Ring-Billed Gull
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Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)American AvocetRecurvirostra americana
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Black-Necked Stilt
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Scolopacidae (Sandpipers, Pharalopes, and Allies)American WoodcockScolopax minor
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DunlinCalidris alpina
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Ruddy Turnstone
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Spotted Sandpiper
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Wilson's Snipe
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CiconiiformesCiconiidae (Deepwater Waders)Wood Stork
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ColumbiformesColumbidae (Pigeons and Doves)Band-Tailed PigeonPatagioenas fasciataYes
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Common Ground-Dove
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Mourning DoveZenaida macroura
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Rock PigeonColumba livia*
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CoraciiformesAlcedinidae (Kingfishers)Belted KingfisherMegaceryle alcyon
52
CuculiformesCuculidae (Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis)Black-Billed Cuckoo
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Greater Roadrunner
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FalconiformesFalconidae (Caracaras and Falcons)American Kestrel
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Crested Caracara
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Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus
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GalliformesOdontophoridae (Old World Quail)California QuailCallipepla californicaYes
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Northern Bobowhite
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Phasianidae (New World Quail)Ring-necked Pheasant*
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Ruffed GrouseBonasa umbellus
61
Wild TurkeyMeleagris gallopavo
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GaviiformesGaviidae (Loons)Common LoonGavia immer
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Red-throated Loon
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GruiformesGruidae (Cranes)Whooping CraneGrus americana
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Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)American Coot
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Clapper RailRallus longirostrus
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Purple Gallinule
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Sora
69
PasseriformesAlaudidae (Larks)Horned Lark
70
Bombycillidae (Waxwings)Cedar WaxwingBombycilla cedrorum
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Calcariidae (Longspurs and Buntings)Lapland Longspur
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Snow Bunting
73
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)Indigo Bunting
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Northern CardinalCardinalis cardinalis
75
Painted BuntingPasserina ciris
76
Scarlet Tanager
77
Certhiidae (Creepers)Brown CreeperCerthia americana
78
Cinclidae (Dippers)American DipperCinclus mexicanus
79
Corvidae (Jays and Crows)American Crow
80
Black-Billed Magpie
81
Blue JayCyanocitta cristata
82
Common RavenCorvus corax
83
Steller's Jay
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Fringillidae (Fringillids and Allies)American GoldfinchCarduelis tristis
85
Evening Grosbeak
86
House Finch
87
Pine Siskin
88
Red CrossbillLoxia curvirostra
89
Hirundinidae (Swallows)Barn SwallowHirundo rustica
90
Cliff Swallow
91
Purple Martin
92
Icteridae (Blackbirds)Baltimore OrioleIcterus galbula
93
Bobolink
94
Brown-Headed CowbirdMolothrus ater
95
Common Grackle
96
Red-Winged Blackbird
97
Western Meadowlark
98
Yellow-Headed Blackbird
99
Laniidae (Shrikes)Loggerhead Shrike
100
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashes)Brown ThrasherToxostoma rufum
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