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2008 Results: McAllen, 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
Plain Chachalaca 75       10      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       3      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
White-tailed Hawk 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Crested Caracara 2       2      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Killdeer 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 30       7      
White-winged Dove 40       1      
Mourning Dove 89       10      
Inca Dove 74       15      
Common Ground-Dove 5       2      
White-tipped Dove 5       4      
Green Parakeet 90       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Common Pauraque 10       10      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 13       12      
Ringed Kingfisher 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 37       17      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Great Kiskadee 47       17      
Tropical Kingbird 1       1      
Couch's Kingbird 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 11       7      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Green Jay 36       12      
Purple Martin 21       8      
Cave Swallow 10       2      
Black-crested Titmouse 18       12      
Carolina Wren 4       3      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 27       12      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       5      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
Clay-colored Thrush 14       9      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 46       18      
Long-billed Thrasher 24       13      
Curve-billed Thrasher 25       11      
European Starling 40       11      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 3       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 36       13      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Olive Sparrow 18       12      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       1      
Northern Cardinal 49       18      
Pyrrhuloxia 11       6      
Indigo Bunting 2       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 45       6      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 2,514       20      
Bronzed Cowbird 10       1      
Altamira Oriole 5       5      
House Sparrow 590       20      
Total 4,130             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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