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2012 Results: Harlingen, 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 1,045       10      
Mallard 3       1      
Mottled Duck 24       3      
Blue-winged Teal 2       2      
Northern Shoveler 5       3      
Canvasback 14       2      
Redhead 20       2      
Ring-necked Duck 70       2      
Ruddy Duck 3       2      
Plain Chachalaca 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 13       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 40       7      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 7       4      
Snowy Egret 12       6      
Little Blue Heron 5       2      
Cattle Egret 36       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 93       5      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 13       4      
White Ibis 10       3      
Roseate Spoonbill 7       3      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 29       9      
White-tailed Kite 2       2      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Harris's Hawk 8       2      
White-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
Common Gallinule 2       1      
American Coot 354       7      
Killdeer 24       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 18       1      
Laughing Gull 123       6      
Herring Gull 20       1      
Rock Pigeon 136       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 13       1      
White-winged Dove 14       4      
Mourning Dove 121       15      
Inca Dove 37       9      
Common Ground-Dove 9       3      
White-tipped Dove 7       3      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Common Pauraque 2       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 9       5      
Green Kingfisher 2       2      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 55       17      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 6       4      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 2       2      
Green Parakeet 31       1      
Red-crowned Parrot 104       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Great Kiskadee 18       9      
Tropical Kingbird 6       3      
Couch's Kingbird 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 7       5      
White-eyed Vireo 4       2      
Green Jay 8       3      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 6       2      
Purple Martin 7       4      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Black-crested Titmouse 13       4      
Verdin 1       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 8       2      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Northern Mockingbird 43       14      
Long-billed Thrasher 11       4      
Curve-billed Thrasher 15       5      
European Starling 239       6      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 42       15      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 9       5      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Olive Sparrow 14       4      
Chipping Sparrow 17       3      
Northern Cardinal 15       7      
Pyrrhuloxia 3       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 495       10      
Great-tailed Grackle 1,591       21      
Bronzed Cowbird 102       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Altamira Oriole 6       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 4       1      
American Goldfinch 41       4      
House Sparrow 213       18      
Total 5,535             

A total of 97 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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