BIRDS OF THE WORLD INDEX – L

BIRDS OF THE WORLD INDEX OF ENGLISH NAMES –L

Beside each bird name are the countries where the birds were observed. This does NOT mean that those species can’t be seen elsewhere.

Click on the bird name for its profile.
Click on the country (or state or province) to get the list of the birds found in that country.

LAPLAND LONGSPUR(Calcarius lapponicus) – Canada, PEI
LARK SPARROW(Chondestes grammacus) – Canada, PEI
LAUGHING GULL(Leucophaeus atricilla) – USA, Texas; Hawaii; Canada, PEI
LAYSAN ALBATROSS (Phoebastria immutabilis) – USA, Hawaii
LEACH’S STORM PETREL(Oceanodroma leucorhoa)Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
LEAST BITTERN (Ixobrychus exilis) – Canada, PEI
LEAST FLYCATCHER(Empidonax minimus) – Canada, PEI
LEAST SANDPIPER(Calidris minutilla) – USA, Hawaii
LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL(Larus fuscus)Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
LESSER SCAUP (Aythya affinis) Canada, PEI;  USA, Hawaii
LESSER YELLOWLEGS (Tringa flavipes) – USA, Hawaii
LILAC-BREASTED ROLLER (Coracias caudatus) – Tanzania
LINCOLN’S SPARROW(Melospiza lincolnii) – Canada, PEI
LITTLE BLUE HERON (Egretta caerulea)Canada, PEIUSA, Hawaii
LITTLE EGRET (Egretta garzetta) – Japan
LITTLE GULL (Hydrocoloeus minutus) – Canada, PEI
LITTLE STINT(Calidris minuta) – Canada, PEI
LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE(Lanius ludovicianus) – Canada, PEI
LONG-BILLED CURLEW(Numenius americanus) – USA, California; Canada, PEI
LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER (Limnodromus scolopaceus) – USA, Hawaii
LONG-EARED OWL(Asio otus) – Canada, PEI
LONG-TAILED DUCK(Clangula hyemalis)Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
LONG-TAILED JAEGER(Stercorarius longicaudus) – Canada, PEI
LONG-TAILED TIT(Aegithalos caudatus) – Spain

Little egrets are year-long residents in Japan
Little Egret wading in black mud – Kamakura, Japan – © Denise Motard

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