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2005 Results: Corpus Christi, Texas

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 255       2      
Greater White-fronted Goose 119       2      
Snow Goose 2,000       1      
Ross's Goose 8       1      
Gadwall 29       4      
American Wigeon 106       2      
Mallard 9       1      
Mottled Duck 37       3      
Blue-winged Teal 89       6      
Northern Shoveler 107       7      
Northern Pintail 21       3      
Green-winged Teal 90       4      
Redhead 359       6      
Ring-necked Duck 3       3      
Greater Scaup 9       2      
Lesser Scaup 58       4      
Bufflehead 33       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 5       2      
Ruddy Duck 29       4      
Northern Bobwhite 10       2      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Least Grebe 19       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 32       5      
Eared Grebe 140       2      
Northern Gannet 19       2      
Neotropic Cormorant 15       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 111       8      
Anhinga 14       3      
American White Pelican 138       6      
Brown Pelican 64       2      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 37       10      
Great Egret 34       7      
Snowy Egret 13       5      
Little Blue Heron 9       6      
Tricolored Heron 9       7      
Reddish Egret 7       5      
Cattle Egret 18       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 19       2      
White Ibis 6       4      
White-faced Ibis 40       2      
Roseate Spoonbill 69       7      
Black Vulture 5       3      
Turkey Vulture 50       7      
Osprey 5       4      
Northern Harrier 6       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Harris's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       2      
White-tailed Hawk 7       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       4      
Ferruginous Hawk 3       2      
Crested Caracara 7       3      
American Kestrel 30       7      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 397       6      
Sandhill Crane 92       4      
Black-bellied Plover 7       2      
Wilson's Plover 4       1      
Piping Plover 15       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
American Oystercatcher 2       1      
Black-necked Stilt 19       2      
American Avocet 76       2      
Solitary Sandpiper 3       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 7       3      
Willet 39       5      
Lesser Yellowlegs 5       3      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 7       3      
Marbled Godwit 5       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 27       2      
Red Knot 1       1      
Sanderling 50       3      
Semipalmated Sandpiper 4       1      
Western Sandpiper 35       3      
Least Sandpiper 39       3      
Dunlin 20       1      
Stilt Sandpiper 3       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 60       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 160       2      
Laughing Gull 812       7      
Ring-billed Gull 27       3      
Herring Gull 10       3      
Least Tern 3       1      
Caspian Tern 41       3      
Forster's Tern 16       4      
Royal Tern 22       2      
Black Skimmer 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 123       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 26       3      
White-winged Dove 84       6      
Mourning Dove 64       9      
Inca Dove 60       5      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
White-tipped Dove 4       1      
Greater Roadrunner 2       1      
Groove-billed Ani 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       3      
Green Kingfisher 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 18       6      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 16       8      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Vermilion Flycatcher 15       3      
Great Kiskadee 13       3      
Couch's Kingbird 4       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       3      
White-eyed Vireo 7       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       2      
Green Jay 19       4      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Purple Martin 23       3      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Cave Swallow 3       1      
Tufted Titmouse 1       1      
Black-crested Titmouse 6       3      
Carolina Wren 6       3      
House Wren 2       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 6       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 15       5      
American Robin 38       5      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 54       8      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
Long-billed Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 49       5      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 92       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 6       3      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 137       9      
Chipping Sparrow 9       1      
Field Sparrow 14       1      
Vesper Sparrow 14       1      
Lark Sparrow 31       2      
Savannah Sparrow 10       3      
Song Sparrow 5       3      
Lincoln's Sparrow 16       3      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 89       8      
Pyrrhuloxia 21       2      
Indigo Bunting 5       1      
Painted Bunting 3       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 643       7      
Eastern Meadowlark 39       3      
Common Grackle 21       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 48       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 347       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 62       3      
Purple Finch 2       1      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 20       1      
American Goldfinch 210       6      
House Sparrow 178       7      
Total 9,073             

A total of 167 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.