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2008 Results: Arizona

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See list of localities in Arizona with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
 
House Finch 7,728       668      
Mourning Dove 9,453       656      
House Sparrow 5,644       415      
White-crowned Sparrow 3,377       395      
Gambel's Quail 4,276       374      
Gila Woodpecker 871       359      
Lesser Goldfinch 3,405       347      
Curve-billed Thrasher 639       318      
Anna's Hummingbird 719       300      
Dark-eyed Junco 4,438       286      
Common Raven 1,326       269      
Great-tailed Grackle 3,465       240      
Cactus Wren 534       239      
Northern Mockingbird 440       225      
Verdin 446       215      
European Starling 3,565       211      
Rock Pigeon 3,190       206      
Abert's Towhee 612       201      
Red-tailed Hawk 442       184      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 894       181      
Northern Flicker 301       167      
Inca Dove 1,352       150      
Northern Cardinal 271       142      
Mallard 2,739       137      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 639       132      
Costa's Hummingbird 222       129      
American Coot 5,233       125      
Say's Phoebe 186       121      
Cooper's Hawk 138       119      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 298       119      
Pine Siskin 1,661       117      
Spotted Towhee 263       112      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,793       109      
Greater Roadrunner 130       107      
Cassin's Finch 646       106      
Western Scrub-Jay 247       95      
White-breasted Nuthatch 197       95      
Canyon Towhee 181       89      
Pyrrhuloxia 168       87      
American Kestrel 137       86      
American Wigeon 5,237       79      
Great Blue Heron 151       76      
Chipping Sparrow 570       75      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 111       74      
Black Phoebe 151       73      
Phainopepla 171       73      
Black-throated Sparrow 364       70      
Killdeer 324       69      
Steller's Jay 304       68      
American Robin 169       67      
Bewick's Wren 146       67      
White-winged Dove 259       67      
Gilded Flicker 103       66      
Northern Shoveler 3,763       66      
Ring-necked Duck 1,482       66      
Song Sparrow 264       66      
Pied-billed Grebe 210       64      
Ruddy Duck 1,435       61      
Northern Harrier 97       60      
Acorn Woodpecker 182       56      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57       56      
Canada Goose 1,624       51      
Brewer's Blackbird 1,084       50      
Green-winged Teal 860       50      
Mountain Chickadee 170       49      
American Goldfinch 304       48      
Double-crested Cormorant 617       47      
Bridled Titmouse 160       46      
Western Meadowlark 325       46      
Great Egret 234       43      
Bushtit 349       41      
Pygmy Nuthatch 178       41      
Turkey Vulture 173       41      
Cinnamon Teal 219       38      
Hairy Woodpecker 60       37      
American Crow 385       36      
Crissal Thrasher 64       36      
Harris's Hawk 76       36      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 174       35      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 179       34      
Rock Wren 42       34      
Canvasback 246       33      
Juniper Titmouse 57       33      
Bufflehead 331       32      
Orange-crowned Warbler 54       32      
Western Bluebird 247       32      
Gadwall 217       31      
Loggerhead Shrike 52       31      
Common Merganser 1,043       29      
Broad-billed Hummingbird 40       28      
Northern Pintail 320       28      
Snowy Egret 94       28      
Black-necked Stilt 206       26      
Brewer's Sparrow 218       26      
Great Horned Owl 37       26      
Bendire's Thrasher 45       25      
Lincoln's Sparrow 32       25      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 42       24      
Redhead 88       24      
Red-naped Sapsucker 25       22      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 125       21      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 54       21      
Brown-headed Cowbird 307       20      
Green Heron 40       20      
Lesser Scaup 86       20      
Belted Kingfisher 20       19      
American Pipit 226       18      
Bald Eagle 20       18      
Vesper Sparrow 167       18      
Chihuahuan Raven 90       17      
Common Goldeneye 83       17      
Horned Lark 341       17      
Pinyon Jay 1,772       17      
Canyon Wren 41       16      
Common Ground-Dove 76       16      
Green-tailed Towhee 25       16      
Hermit Thrush 25       16      
Lark Sparrow 72       16      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 60       16      
Least Sandpiper 280       15      
Rufous-winged Sparrow 55       15      
Savannah Sparrow 205       15      
Vermilion Flycatcher 22       15      
Black-chinned Sparrow 50       14      
Downy Woodpecker 22       14      
House Wren 27       14      
Marsh Wren 36       14      
Neotropic Cormorant 512       14      
Peregrine Falcon 14       14      
Eastern Meadowlark 92       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 22       13      
Scaled Quail 126       13      
Townsend's Solitaire 29       13      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 18       11      
Spotted Sandpiper 13       11      
American Avocet 30       10      
Arizona Woodpecker 12       10      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 12       10      
Ferruginous Hawk 59       10      
Greater Yellowlegs 18       10      
Hooded Merganser 74       10      
Long-billed Dowitcher 360       10      
Eared Grebe 36       9      
Gray Flycatcher 11       9      
Rufous Hummingbird 10       9      
Brown Creeper 15       8      
Hutton's Vireo 11       8      
Osprey 10       8      
Red Crossbill 38       8      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 2,699       8      
Cliff Swallow 27       7      
Golden Eagle 9       7      
Lark Bunting 62       7      
Lewis's Woodpecker 8       7      
Montezuma Quail 51       7      
Sora 13       7      
Wood Duck 55       7      
Yellow-eyed Junco 47       7      
Common Yellowthroat 14       6      
Merlin 6       6      
Prairie Falcon 9       6      
Sage Sparrow 23       6      
Tree Swallow 63       6      
Violet-green Swallow 31       6      
Western Screech-Owl 7       6      
Blue-winged Teal 15       5      
Fox Sparrow 6       5      
Greater White-fronted Goose 7       5      
Painted Redstart 5       5      
Snow Goose 2,175       5      
Townsend's Warbler 13       5      
Western Grebe 15       5      
Wilson's Snipe 11       5      
Ash-throated Flycatcher 5       4      
Black Vulture 11       4      
California Gull 30       4      
Common Loon 20       4      
Lazuli Bunting 10       4      
Magnificent Hummingbird 7       4      
Mountain Bluebird 18       4      
Ring-billed Gull 9       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 5       4      
Sandhill Crane 14,900       4      
White-throated Sparrow 5       4      
White-throated Swift 62       4      
Wild Turkey 29       4      
Barn Owl 23       3      
Blue-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Burrowing Owl 8       3      
Clark's Grebe 6       3      
Dusky Flycatcher 4       3      
Elegant Trogon 3       3      
Hammond's Flycatcher 3       3      
Le Conte's Thrasher 4       3      
Long-billed Curlew 62       3      
Northern Jacana 3       3      
Sage Thrasher 4       3      
Virginia Rail 3       3      
American Bittern 2       2      
Cattle Egret 28       2      
Cedar Waxwing 40       2      
Gray Hawk 2       2      
Greater Scaup 5       2      
Long-eared Owl 2       2      
Olive Warbler 5       2      
Pacific Loon 3       2      
Spotted Owl 3       2      
White-faced Ibis 265       2      
White-tailed Kite 4       2      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Baird's Sparrow 2       1      
Barrow's Goldeneye 6       1      
Black-capped Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1       1      
Blue Grosbeak 1       1      
Bronzed Cowbird 1       1      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
California Condor 2       1      
Cassin's Sparrow 1       1      
Cave Swallow 1       1      
Chestnut-collared Longspur 78       1      
Crested Caracara 1       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Green Kingfisher 1       1      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Lesser Nighthawk 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 2       1      
McCown's Longspur 1       1      
Mexican Chickadee 2       1      
Mountain Plover 45       1      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Plumbeous Vireo 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Ross's Goose 2       1      
Ruddy Ground-Dove 2       1      
Scott's Oriole 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Violet-crowned Hummingbird 1       1      
Western Sandpiper 1       1      
Williamson's Sapsucker 1       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-billed Loon 1       1      
Zone-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Total 127,483             

A total of 254 species were reported.

See list of localities in Arizona with reports.

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