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Checklist S28801135

 
Location
Laguna Atascosa NWR (LTC 024), Cameron County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Jul 26, 2013 7:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
7 hour(s)
Distance:
4.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Zachary Perry
Comments:
Additional Fauna: Texas Whiptail, Texas Spiny Lizard, American Alligator, Ground Squirrel sp., rabbit sp., Mule Deer, swarms of American Snout Butterflies.
Species
42 species (+4 other taxa) total
6
Plain Chachalaca
4
Northern Bobwhite
10
Eurasian Collared-Dove
3
Common Ground-Dove
10
White-tipped Dove
24
Mourning Dove
1
Buff-bellied Hummingbird
1
Black-bellied Plover
2
Wilson's Plover
6
Killdeer
4
Long-billed Curlew
1
Marbled Godwit
2
Willet
40
Laughing Gull
1
Caspian Tern
4
Royal Tern
10
Brown Pelican
4
Great Blue Heron
4
Great Egret
6
Snowy Egret
5
Tricolored Heron
2
Reddish Egret
10
Turkey Vulture
2
Osprey
3
White-tailed Hawk
1
Eastern Screech-Owl
2
Golden-fronted Woodpecker
2
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
1
Crested Caracara
1
small falcon sp.

Along wildlife loop sitting in the shade under an artificial structure. Probably Aplomado Falcon, but couldn't tell for sure through the heat haze.

5
Myiarchus sp.

Ash-throated/Brown-crested

© Zachary Perry

4
Couch's Kingbird
2
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
2
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
12
Green Jay
2
Black-crested Titmouse
1
Verdin
5
Long-billed Thrasher
8
Northern Mockingbird
3
European Starling
8
House Finch

Flock visiting the feeders at the nature center.

20
Eastern Meadowlark
10
Western/Eastern Meadowlark
1
Altamira Oriole
18
Bronzed Cowbird
25
Great-tailed Grackle
 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes