BIRDS OF THE WORLD INDEX – W

BIRDS OF THE WORLD INDEX OF ENGLISH NAMES –W

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.

WANDERING ALBATROSS (Diomeda exulans) – New Zealand
WANDERING TATTLER (Tringa incana) – USA, HIawaii
WARBLING VIREO (Vireo gilvus) – Canada, PEI
WEDGE-TAILED SHEARWATER (Ardenna pacificus) – USA, Hawaii
WESTERN GULL(Larus occidentalis) – USA, California
WESTERN KINGBIRD (Tyrannus verticalis) – Canada, PEI
WESTERN SANDPIPER (Calidris mauri)Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
WESTERN SWAMPHEN(Porphyrio porphyrio) – Spain
WESTERN TANAGER (Piranga ludoviciana) – Canada, PEI
WHIMBREL (Numenius phaeopus) – Iceland; Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
WHITE STORK (Ciconia ciconia) – Tanzania
WHITE TERN(Gygis alba) – USA, Hawaii
WHITE WAGTAIL(Motacilla alba) – Spain
WHITE-BACKED VULTURE (Gyps africanus) – Tanzania
WHITE-BELLIED BUSTARD (Eupodotis senegalensis) – Tanzania
WHITE-BREASTED NUTHATCH(Sitta carolinensis) – Canada, PEI
WHITE-CHINNED PETREL (Procellaria aequinoctialis) – New Zealand
WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW(Zonotrichia leucophrys) – Canada, PEI
WHITE-EYED VIREO (Vireo griseus) – Canada, PEI
WHITE-FACED HERON (Egretta novaehollandiae) – New Zealand
WHITE-FACED WHISTLING DUCK (Dendrocygna viduata) – Tanzania
WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER(Calidris fuscicollis)Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
WHITE-RUMPED SHAMA (Copsychus malabaricus) – USA, Hawaii
WHITE-TAILED TROPICBIRD (Phaethon lepturus)  – USA, Hawaii
WHITE-THROATED SPARROW (Zonotrichia albicollis) – Canada, PEI
WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILL(Loxia leucoptera) – Canada, PEI
WHITE-WINGED DOVE (Zenaida asiatica) – Canada, PEI
WHITE-WINGED SCOTER(Melanitta deglandi) – Canada, PEI
WILD TURKEY(Meleagris gallopavo) – USA, Mass.; Hawaii; Canada, PEI
WILLET – (Tringa semipalmata) – USA, Florida; Canada, PEI
WILLOW FLYCATCHER (Empidonax traillii) – Canada, PEI
WILSON’S PHALAROPE (Phalaropus tricolor)Canada, PEI; USA, Hawaii
WILSON’S SNIPE (Gallinago delicata) – USA, Hawaii; Canada, PEI
WILSON’S STORM PETREL(Oceanites oceanicus)Canada, PEI
WILSON’S WARBLER(Cardellina pusilla) – Canada, PEI
WINTER WREN(Troglodytes hiemalis) – Canada, PEI
WOOD DUCK (Aix sponsa) – Canada, PEI
WOOD THRUSH(Hylocichla mustelina) – Canada, PEI
WORM-EATING WARBLER(Helmitheros vermivorum) – Canada, PEI

Willet in flight - Grayton State Park, FL - Mar. 28, 2018 - photo by Roberta Palmer
Willet in flight – Grayton State Park, FL – Mar. 28, 2018 – photo by Roberta Palmer

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