San Antonio Bird Checklist (My Patch) – all species recorded by me personally within a walk of the house – as of March 2020

  1. Great tinamouTinamus major
  2. Little tinamouCrypturellus soui
  3. Gray-headed chachalaca – Ortalis cinereiceps
  4. Crested guanPenelope purpurascens
  5. Rock pigeon – Columba livia
  6. Red-billed pigeon – Patagioenas flavirostris
  7. Band-tailed pigeonPatagioenas fasciata
  8. White-winged doveZenaida asiatica
  9. Inca dove – Columbina inca
  10. Ruddy ground-dove – Columbina talpacoti
  11. White-tipped dove – Leptotila verreauxi
  12. Black-billed cuckoo – Coccyzus erythropthalmus
  13. Yellow-billed cuckoo – Coccyzus americanus
  14. Groove-billed ani – Crotophaga sulcirostris
  15. Squirrel cuckoo – Piaya cayana
  16. Common pauraqueNictidromus albicollis
  17. White-collared swift – Streptoprocne zonaris
  18. Vaux’s swift – Chaetura vauxi
  19. White-necked jacobin – Florisuga mellivora
  20. Green hermit – Phaethornis guy
  21. Stripe-throated hermit – Phaethornis striigularis
  22. Violet sabrewing – Campylopterus hemileucurus
  23. Green-crowned brilliantHeliodoxa jacula
  24. Magnificent hummingbirdEugenes fulgens
  25. Long-billed starthroatHeliomaster longirostris
  26. Green-fronted lancebillDoryfera ludovicae
  27. Brown violetearColibri delphinae
  28. Lesser violetear – Colibri cyanotus
  29. Purple-crowned fairyHeliothryx barroti
  30. Green-breasted mango – Anthracothorax prevostii
  31. Green thorntailDiscosura conversii
  32. Black-crested coquette Lophornis helenae
  33. Green-crowned brilliantHeliodoxa jacula
  34. Talamanca hummingbirdEugenes spectabilis
  35. Long-billed starthroatHeliomaster longirostris
  36. Fiery-throated hummingbirdPanterpe insignis
  37. Ruby-throated HummingbirdArchilochus colubris
  38. Scintillant hummingbird – Selasphorus scintilla
  39. Garden emeraldChlorostilbon assimilis
  40. Violet-headed hummingbirdKlais guimeti
  41. Violet sabrewingCampylopterus hemileucurus
  42. Crowned woodnymph – Thalurania colombica
  43. SnowcapMicrochera albocoronata
  44. Blue-vented hummingbirdAmazilia hoffmanni
  45. Rufous-tailed hummingbird – Amazilia tzacatl
  46. Russet-naped wood-rail – Aramides albiventris
  47. Purple gallinulePorphyrio martinica
  48. White-throated crake – Laterallus albigularis
  49. Southern lapwingVanellus chilensis
  50. Northern jacanaJacana spinosa
  51. Spotted sandpiperActitis macularius
  52. Sunbittern – Eurypyga helias
  53. Fasciated tiger-heron – Tigrisoma fasciatum
  54. Great blue heron – Ardea herodias 
  55. Great egretArdea alba
  56. Cattle egret – Bulbulcus ibis
  57. Green heron – Butorides virescens
  58. King vultureSarcoramphus papa
  59. Black vulture – Coragyps atratus
  60. Turkey vulture – Cathartes aura
  61. White-tailed kite – Elanus leucurus
  62. Swallow-tailed kite – Elanoides forficatus
  63. Black hawk-eagleSpizaetus tyrannus
  64. Ornate hawk-eagleSpizaetus ornatus
  65. Sharp-shinned hawkAccipiter striatus
  66. Bicolored hawk – Accipiter bicolor
  67. Barred hawk – Leucopternis princeps
  68. Roadside hawk – Buteo magnirostris
  69. Broad-winged hawk – Buteo platypterus
  70. Short-tailed hawkButeo brachyuru
  71. Swainson’s hawk – Buteo swainsoni
  72. Red-tailed hawk – Buteo jamaicensis
  73. Bare-shanked screech-owl – Megascops clarkii
  74. Tropical screech-owl – Megascops choliba
  75. Costa Rican pygmy-owlGlaucidium costaricanum
  76. Mottled owlCiccaba virgata
  77. Gartered trogonTrogon caligatus
  78. Lesson’s motmot – Momotus lessonii
  79. Green kingfisher – Chloroceryle americana
  80. Red-headed barbet – Eubucco bourcierii
  81. Northern emerald-toucanet – Aulacorhynchus prasinus
  82. Collared araçari – Pteroglossus torquatus
  83. Keel-billed toucan – Ramphastos sulfuratus
  84. Yellow-bellied sapsucker – Sphyrapicus varius
  85. Black-cheeked woodpecker – Melanerpes pucherani
  86. Hoffmann’s woodpecker – Melanerpes hoffmannii
  87. Lineated woodpeckerDryocopus lineatus
  88. Rufous-winged woodpecker – Piculus simplex
  89. Golden-olive woodpecker – Piculus rubiginosus
  90. Crested caracaraCaracara cheriway
  91. Yellow-headed caracaraMilvago chimachima
  92. Laughing falconHerpetotheres cachinnans
  93. Bat falconFalco rufigularis
  94. Peregrine falconFalco peregrinus
  95. Brown-hooded parrotPionopsitta haematotis
  96. White-crowned parrot – Pionus senilis
  97. Crimson-fronted parakeet – Aratinga finschi
  98. Barred antshrikeThamnophilus doliatus
  99. Zeledon’s antbirdHafferia zeledoni
  100. Olivaceous woodcreeper – Sittasomus griseicapillus
  101. Plain-brown woodcreeperDendrocincla fugilinosa
  102. Wedge-billed woodcreeperGlyphorynchus spirurus
  103. Northern barred-woodcreeperDendrocolaptes sanctithornae
  104. Cocoa woodcreeperXiphorhynchus susurrans
  105. Spotted woodcreeperXiphorhynchus erythropigius
  106. Streak-headed woodcreeper – Lepidocolaptes souleyetii
  107. Brown-billed scythebillCampylorhamphus pusillus
  108. Plain xenopsXenops minutus
  109. Buff-throated foliage-gleaner –  Automolus ochrolaemus
  110. Spotted barbtailPremnoplex brunnescens
  111. Slaty spinetailSynallaxis brachyura
  112. Red-faced spinetail – Cranioleuca erythrops
  113. White-ruffed manakinCorapipo altera
  114. White-collared manakinManacus candei
  115. White-crowned manakinDixiphia pipra
  116. Black-crowned tityraTityra inquisitor
  117. Masked tityraTityra semifasciata
  118. Cinnamon becardPachyramphus cinnamomeus
  119. White-winged becardPachyramphus polychopterus
  120. Olive-striped flycatcher – Mionectes olivaceus
  121. Ochre-bellied flycatcherMionectes oleagineus
  122. Slaty-capped flycatcherLeptopogon amaurocephalus
  123. Scale-crested pygmy-tyrantLophotriccus pileatus
  124. Common tody-flycatcher – Todirostrum cinereum
  125. Yellow-olive flycatcher – Tolmomyias sulphurescens
  126. Yellow-bellied elaenia – Elaenia flavogaster
  127. Mountain elaenia – Elaenia frantzii
  128. Torrent tyrannuletSerpophaga cinerea
  129. Mistletoe tyrannulet – Zimmerius parvus
  130. Olive-sided flycatcherContopus cooperi
  131. Western wood-pewee – Contupus sordidulus
  132. Eastern wood-pewee – Contupus virens
  133. Tropical pewee – Contupus cinereus
  134. Alder/Willow flycatcher – Empidonax alnorum/traillii
  135. Yellow-bellied flycatcher – Empidonax flaviventris
  136. Yellowish flycatcher – Empidonax flavescens
  137. Black phoebe – Sayornis nigricans
  138. Bright-rumped attilaAttila spadiceus
  139. Dusky-capped flycatcher – Myiarchus tuberculifer
  140. Great crested flycatcher – Myiarchus crinitus
  141. Great kiskadee – Pitangus sulphuratus
  142. Boat-billed flycatcherMegarynchus pitangua
  143. Social flycatcher – Myiozetetes similis
  144. Gray-capped flycatcher – Myiozetetes granadensis
  145. Sulphur-bellied flycatcher – Myodynastes luteiventris
  146. Piratic flycatcher – Legatus leucophaius
  147. Tropical kingbird – Tyrannus melancholicus
  148. Eastern kingbird – Tyrannus tyrannus
  149. Lesser greenlet – Hylophilus decurtatus
  150. White-eyed vireoVireo griseus
  151. Yellow-throated vireo – Vireo flavifrons
  152. Philadelphia vireo – Vireo philadelphicus
  153. Red-eyed vireo – Vireo olivaceus
  154. Yellow-green vireo – Vireo flavoviridis
  155. Brown jay Psilorhinus morio
  156. Blue-and-white swallow – Pygochelidon cyanoleuca
  157. Northern rough-winged swallow – Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  158. Southern rough-winged swallow – Stelgidopteryx
  159. Gray-breasted martin – Progne chalibea
  160. Barn swallow – Hirundo rustica
  161. Cliff swallowPetrochelidon pyrrhonota
  162. Long-billed gnatwrenRamphocaenus melanurus
  163. Tropical gnatcatcher – Polioptila plumbea
  164. House wren – Troglodytes aedon
  165. Band-backed wren – Campylorhynchus zonatus
  166. Black-throated wrenPheugopedius atrogularis
  167. Stripe-breasted wrenCantorchilus thoracicus
  168. Cabanis’s wren – Thryothorus modestus
  169. Bay wren – Thryothorus nigricapillus
  170. White-breasted wood-wren – Henicorhina leucosticta
  171. American dipper – Cinclus mexicanus
  172. Gray catbirdDumetella carolinensis
  173. Tropical mockingbirdMimus gilvus
  174. Orange-billed nightingale-thrush – Catharus aurantiirostris
  175. Swainson’s thrush – Catharus ustulatus
  176. Wood thrush – Hylocichla mustelina
  177. Mountain thrush – Turdus plebejus
  178. Clay-colored thrush Turdus grayi
  179. Long-tailed silky-flycatcher – Ptiliogonys caudatus
  180. Golden-browed chlorophonia – Chlorophonia
  181. Yellow-crowned euphonia – Euphonia luteicapilla
  182. Yellow-throated euphonia – Euphonia hirundinacea
  183. Tawny-capped euphoniaEuphonia anneae
  184. Elegant euphonia – Euphonia elegantissima
  185. Olive-backed euphoniaEuphonia gouldi
  186. White-vented euphonia – Euphonia minuta
  187. Tawny-capped euphoniaEuphonia anneae
  188. Ashy-throated chlorospingusChlorospingus canigularis
  189. Common chlorospingus – Chlorospingus flavopectus
  190. Black-striped sparrow – Arremonops conirostris
  191. Orange-billed sparrow Arremon aurantiirostris
  192. Chestnut-capped brushfinchArremon brunneinucha
  193. Sooty-faced finchArremon crassirostris
  194. Rufous-collared sparrow – Zonotrichia capensis
  195. White-eared ground-sparrow – Melozone leucotis
  196. White-naped brush-finch – Atlapetes albinucha
  197. Yellow-breasted chatIcteria virens
  198. Eastern meadowlark – Sturnella magna
  199. Chestnut-headed oropendola – Psarocolius wagleri
  200. Montezuma oropendola – Psarocolius montezuma
  201. Black-cowled oriole – Icterus prosthemelas
  202. Baltimore oriole – Icterus galbula
  203. Shiny cowbirdMolothrus bonariensis
  204. Bronzed cowbird – Molothrus aeneus
  205. Giant cowbird – Molothrus oryzivorus
  206. Melodious blackbird – Dives dives
  207. Great-tailed grackle – Quiscalus mexicanus
  208. Louisiana waterthrush – Parkesia motacilla
  209. Golden-winged warbler – Vermivora chrysoptera
  210. Black-and-white warbler – Mniotilta varia
  211. Prothonotary warbler – Protonotaria citrea
  212. Tennessee warblerLeiothlypis peregrina
  213. Gray-crowned yellowthroat – Geothlypis poliocephala
  214. Mourning warbler – Oporornis philadelphia
  215. Kentucky warbler – Oporornis formosus
  216. Hooded warbler – Setophaga citrina
  217. Cape May warbler – Setophaga tigrina
  218. Tropical parula – Setophaga pitiayumi
  219. Magnolia warblerSetophaga magnolia
  220. Blackburnian warbler – Setophaga fusca
  221. Yellow warbler – Setophaga petechia
  222. Chestnut-sided warbler – Setophaga pensylvanica
  223. Yellow-throated warbler – Setophaga dominica
  224. Black-throated green warbler – Setophaga virens
  225. Rufous-capped warbler – Basileuterus rufifrons
  226. Golden-crowned warbler – Basileuterus culicivorus
  227. Costa Rican warbler Basileuterus melanotis
  228. Buff-rumped warblerMyiothlypis fulvicauda
  229. Canada warbler – Cardellina canadensis
  230. Wilson’s warbler – Cardellina pusilla
  231. Slate-throated redstart – Myioborus miniatus
  232. Dusky-faced tanagerMitrospingus cassinii
  233. Summer tanager – Piranga rubra
  234. Scarlet tanager – Piranga olivacea
  235. Rose-breasted grosbeak – Pheucticus ludovicianus
  236. Indigo BuntingPasserina cyanea
  237. White-shouldered tanagerTachyphonus luctuosus
  238. White-lined tanager – Tachyphonus rufus
  239. Crimson-collared tanager – Ramphocelus sanguinolentus
  240. Scarlet-rumped tanager – Ramphocelus passerinii
  241. Blue-gray tanager – Thraupis episcopus
  242. Palm tanager – Thraupis palmarum 
  243. Speckled tanagerIxothraupis guttata
  244. Golden-hooded tanager – Tangara larvata
  245. Bay-headed tanagerTangara gyrola
  246. Silver-throated tanager – Tangara icterocephala
  247. Scarlet-thighed dacnisDacnis venusta
  248. Green honeycreeperChlorophanes spiza
  249. Slaty flowerpiercer – Diglossa plumbea
  250. Blue-black grassquitVolatinia jacarina
  251. Thick-billed seed-finch – Oryzoborus funereus
  252. Variable seedeater – Sporophila americana
  253. Bananaquit Coereba flaveola
  254. Yellow-faced grassquit – Tiaris olivaceus
  255. Buff-throated saltator – Saltator maximus
  256. Black-headed saltator – Saltator atriceps
  257. Grayish saltator – Saltator coerulescens

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