eBird Field Checklist
Khor Kalba (until March 2012)
, Sharjah, AE
228 species (+9 other taxa) - Year-round, All years
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Graylag Goose
Greater White-fronted Goose
Common Shelduck
Northern Shoveler
Eurasian Wigeon
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Grouse, Quail, and Allies
Gray Francolin
Common Quail
Greater Flamingo
Little Grebe
Eared Grebe
Pigeons and Doves
Rock Pigeon
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Laughing Dove
Namaqua Dove
Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse
Eurasian Nightjar
Alpine Swift
Common Swift
Pallid Swift
Little Swift
Rails, Gallinules, and Allies
Corn Crake
Eurasian Moorhen
Eurasian Coot
Common Crane
Eurasian Thick-knee
Black-winged Stilt
Pied Avocet
Eurasian Oystercatcher
Black-bellied Plover
Pacific Golden-Plover
Common Ringed Plover
Little Ringed Plover
Northern Lapwing
Red-wattled Lapwing
Sociable Lapwing
White-tailed Lapwing
Caspian Plover
Tibetan Sand-Plover
Greater Sand-Plover
Kentish Plover
Eurasian Curlew
Bar-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit
Common Snipe
Red-necked Phalarope
Terek Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper
Marsh Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper
Common Redshank
Spotted Redshank
Common Greenshank
Ruddy Turnstone
Great Knot
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Temminck's Stint
Long-toed Stint
Red-necked Stint
Little Stint
Cream-colored Courser
Black-winged Pratincole
Collared Pratincole
Skuas and Jaegers
Parasitic Jaeger
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic/Pomarine Jaeger
jaeger/skua sp.
Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers
Little Gull
Sabine's Gull
Slender-billed Gull
Black-headed Gull
Pallas's Gull
Sooty Gull
White-eyed Gull
Common Gull
Caspian Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Larus sp.
gull sp.
Brown Noddy
Sooty Tern
Bridled Tern
Little Tern
Saunders's Tern
Little/Saunders's Tern
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Whiskered Tern
Black Tern
White-winged Tern
Common Tern
White-cheeked Tern
Sandwich Tern
Lesser Crested Tern
Great Crested Tern
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
Petrels, Shearwaters, and Diving-Petrels
Sooty Shearwater
Persian Shearwater
Frigatebirds, Boobies, and Gannets
Masked Booby
Cormorants and Anhingas
Great Cormorant
Socotra Cormorant
Herons, Ibis, and Allies
Great Bittern
Little Bittern
Black-crowned Night Heron
Little Egret
Western Reef-Heron
Striated Heron
Squacco Heron
Indian Pond-Heron
pond-heron sp.
Western Cattle Egret
Great Egret
Gray Heron
Purple Heron
Glossy Ibis
African Sacred Ibis
Eurasian Spoonbill
Vultures, Hawks, and Allies
Egyptian Vulture
European/Oriental Honey-buzzard
Lappet-faced Vulture
Short-toed Snake-Eagle
Greater Spotted Eagle
Booted Eagle
Steppe Eagle
Imperial Eagle
Bonelli's Eagle
Western Marsh Harrier
Pallid Harrier
Montagu's Harrier
Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Black Kite
Long-legged Buzzard
Pallid Scops-Owl
Short-eared Owl
Eurasian Hoopoe
Common Kingfisher
White-throated Kingfisher
Collared Kingfisher
Pied Kingfisher
Bee-eaters, Rollers, and Allies
Arabian Green Bee-eater
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater
European Bee-eater
bee-eater sp.
European Roller
Indian Roller
Eurasian Wryneck
Falcons and Caracaras
Lesser Kestrel
Eurasian Kestrel
Sooty Falcon
Eurasian Hobby
Lanner Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
Parrots, Parakeets, and Allies
Alexandrine Parakeet
Rose-ringed Parakeet
Old World Orioles
Eurasian Golden Oriole
Red-tailed Shrike
Isabelline Shrike
Red-tailed/Isabelline Shrike
Bay-backed Shrike
Great Gray Shrike
Lesser Gray Shrike
Jays, Magpies, Crows, and Ravens
House Crow
Brown-necked Raven
Greater Hoopoe-Lark
Desert Lark
Black-crowned Sparrow-Lark
Greater Short-toed Lark
Bimaculated Lark
Turkestan Short-toed Lark
Eurasian Skylark
Crested Lark
Cisticolas and Allies
Delicate Prinia
Reed Warblers and Allies
Sykes's Warbler
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler
Upcher's Warbler
Marsh Warbler
Common Reed Warbler
Clamorous Reed Warbler
Martins and Swallows
Bank Swallow
Rock Martin
Barn Swallow
Red-rumped Swallow
Red-vented Bulbul
White-eared Bulbul
White-spectacled Bulbul
Leaf Warblers
Common Chiffchaff
Green Warbler
Sylviid Warblers
Lesser Whitethroat
Eastern Orphean Warbler
Asian Desert Warbler
Menetries's Warbler
Greater Whitethroat
Laughingthrushes and Allies
Arabian Babbler
Starlings and Mynas
European Starling
Common Myna
Bank Myna
Song Thrush
Old World Flycatchers
Spotted Flycatcher
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin
Rufous-backed Redstart
Common Redstart
Black Redstart
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush
Northern Wheatear
Isabelline Wheatear
Desert Wheatear
Eastern Black-eared Wheatear
Pied Wheatear
Hume's Wheatear
Persian Wheatear
Sunbirds and Spiderhunters
Purple Sunbird
Weavers and Allies
Streaked Weaver
Indian Silverbill
Old World Sparrows
House Sparrow
Yellow-throated Sparrow
Wagtails and Pipits
Western Yellow Wagtail
Citrine Wagtail
White Wagtail
Richard's Pipit
Long-billed Pipit
Tawny Pipit
Tree Pipit
Red-throated Pipit
Water Pipit
Old World Buntings
Striolated Bunting