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Utah Bird Records Committee
Review List

(Updated Sep 2021)

The Record Committee requests documentation of these species
  -- plus any not on the official state checklist  

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SWANS, GEESE & DUCKS  -  Anseriformes

  Fulvous Whistling-Duck   4   
  Brant    4   
  Garganey *   1   
  Mexican Duck   3
  American Black Duck   12   
  Harlequin Duck    9   

QUAIL, PHEASANTS & GROUSE  -  Galliformes

  Scaled Quail    2  

DOVES & PIGEONS  -  Columbiformes

  Common Ground-Dove    5  
  Ruddy Ground-Dove    1  

CUCKOOS & ROADRUNNERS  -  Cuculiformes

  Yellow-billed Cuckoo   5  
  Black-billed Cuckoo    4  

GOATSUCKERS  -  Caprimulgiformes

  Mexican Whip-poor-will   2  

SWIFTS & HUMMINGBIRDS  -  Apodiformes

  Chimney Swift    2  
  Vaux's Swift   22  

    Hummingbirds  -  Trochilidae

  Blue-throated Mountain-gem *   1  
  Rivoli's Hummingbird    7  
  Ruby-throated Hummingbird   3  
  Allen's Hummingbird   1  
  Broad-billed Hummingbird  10  

RAILS & CRANES  -  Gruiformes

  Purple Gallinule    2  
  Common Crane   1  

PLOVERS & SANDPIPERS  -  Charadriiformes

  Pacific Golden-Plover   3  
  Mountain Plover   10  
  Upland Sandpiper   8  
  Bar-tailed Godwit *   1  
  Hudsonian Godwit   16  
  Ruff   9  
  Sharp-tailed Sandpiper   2  
  Curlew Sandpiper    4  
  Purple Sandpiper   2  
  White-rumped Sandpiper    9  
  Buff-breasted Sandpiper    6  
  Wandering Tattler    5  
  Red Phalarope  23  

    Gulls, Terns, & Alcids  -  Laridae

  Pomarine Jaeger    5  
  Parasitic Jaeger   14  
  Long-tailed Jaeger   13  
  Ancient Murrelet    4  
  Black-legged Kittiwake    4  
  Little Gull    7  
  Laughing Gull   1  
  Heermann's Gull    3  
  Western Gull  13  
  Yellow-footed Gull   2  
  Great Black-backed Gull   1  
  Least Tern   16  
  Arctic Tern   1  

LOONS  -  Gaviiformes

  Red-throated Loon  21  
  Yellow-billed Loon  12  

STORKS  -  Ciconiiformes

  Wood Stork    8  

FRIGATEBIRDS & CORMORANTS  - Suliiformes

  Magnificent Frigatebird    2  
  Blue-footed Booby   1  

PELICANS, EGRETS & IBISES  -  Pelecaniformes

    Pelicans  -  Pelecanidae

  Brown Pelican   10  

    Bitterns, Egrets & Herons  -  Ardeidae

  Least Bittern   11  
  Little Blue Heron    8  
  Tricolored Heron    3  
  Reddish Egret   6  
  Yellow-crowned Night-Heron    1  

    Ibises & Spoonbills  -  Threskiornithidae

  White Ibis   3  
  Roseate Spoonbill    2  

HAWKS & EAGLES  -  Accipitriformes

  White-tailed Kite    8  
  Mississippi Kite   2  
  Gray Hawk   1  
  Zone-tailed Hawk   25  

OWLS  -  Strigiformes

  Snowy Owl   11  
  Elf Owl *   1  
  Great Gray Owl    7 
  Boreal Owl    9 

WOODPECKERS  -  Piciformes

  Red-headed Woodpecker    9  
  Yellow-bellied Sapsucker   27  
  Gilded Flicker   3  

FALCONS  -  Falconiformes

  Gyrfalcon    8  

PERCHING BIRDS  -  Passeriformes

    Flycatchers  -  Tyrannidae

  Pacific-slope Flycatcher   2  
  Eastern Phoebe   22  
  Dusky-capped Flycatcher    1  
  Great Crested Flycatcher    2  
  Tropical Kingbird   4  
  Thick-billed Kingbird   1  
  Scissor-tailed Flycatcher   13  

    Vireos  -  Vireonidae

  White-eyed Vireo    5  
  Yellow-throated Vireo    5  
  Blue-headed Vireo   5  
  Philadelphia Vireo   6  

    Wrens  -  Troglodytidae

  Winter Wren  10  

    Thrushes  -  Turdidae

  Eastern Bluebird    8  
  Veery   14  
  Wood Thrush    4  
  Rufous-backed Robin   1  

    Thrashers  -  Mimidae

  Curve-billed Thrasher   2  
  Brown Thrasher  30  
  Bendire's Thrasher   9  
  LeConte's Thrasher    5  

    Finches  -  Fringillidae

  Brambling    2  
  Brown-capped Rosy-Fiinch   8  
  Purple Finch   4  
  Hoary Redpoll    2  
  Lawrence's Goldfinch   6  

    Longspurs & Snow Bunting  -  Calariidae

  Chestnut-collared Longspur    7  

    Sparrows  -  Emberizidae

  Canyon Towhee    2  
  Cassinís Sparrow    4  
  Field Sparrow *   1  
  Bell's Sparrow   1  
  Baird's Sparrow *   1  
  LeConte's Sparrow    5  
  Nelson's Sparrow   1  

    Blackbirds & Orioles  -  Icteridae

  Orchard Oriole    2  
  Streak-backed Oriole   1  
  Baltimore Oriole    7  
  Bronzed Cowbird    7  
  Rusty Blackbird   17  

    Warblers  -  Parulidae

  Ovenbird   26  
  Worm-eating Warbler    3  
  Louisiana Waterthrush *   1  
  Golden-winged Warbler    5  
  Blue-winged Warbler   3  
  Prothonotary Warbler   16  
  Tennessee Warbler  16  
  Connecticut Warbler    2  
  Kentucky Warbler   3  
  Hooded Warbler    9    
  Cape May Warbler   1  
  Magnolia Warbler  15  
  Bay-breasted Warbler   6  
  Chestnut-sided Warbler  22  
  Blackpoll Warbler   21  
  Black-throated Blue Warbler  23  
  Palm Warbler  26  
  Pine Warbler   1  
  Yellow-throated Warbler    6  
  Prairie Warbler   3  
  Black-throated Green Warbler   1  
  Canada Warbler    2  

    Tanagers, Grosbeaks & Buntings  -  Cardinalidae

  Scarlet Tanager    9  
  Northern Cardinal    2  
  Pyrrhuloxia   2  
  Painted Bunting   6  
  Dickcissel    5  
        
        * on provisional species list 
  
 

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