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2012 Results: Texas

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See list of localities in Texas with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Great-tailed Grackle 60,103       736      
Red-winged Blackbird 40,485       992      
American Robin 27,317       1,209      
House Sparrow 21,658       1,882      
American Goldfinch 21,153       1,599      
White-winged Dove 20,709       1,678      
Brown-headed Cowbird 19,572       588      
Redhead 18,007       122      
Cedar Waxwing 15,982       523      
Double-crested Cormorant 14,991       434      
American Coot 14,717       378      
American Avocet 14,052       25      
Chipping Sparrow 13,767       1,108      
Northern Cardinal 12,768       2,989      
Laughing Gull 11,299       170      
European Starling 11,207       754      
Rock Pigeon 11,052       365      
Mourning Dove 10,632       1,984      
Northern Shoveler 9,726       254      
Common Grackle 9,362       431      
House Finch 8,999       1,683      
Ring-billed Gull 8,946       294      
Snow Goose 8,882       39      
Canada Goose 8,773       178      
Mallard 8,547       493      
American White Pelican 8,459       168      
Brewer's Blackbird 7,065       85      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,688       1,135      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 6,648       159      
Sandhill Crane 6,037       81      
Carolina Chickadee 5,493       2,036      
Northern Pintail 4,716       94      
American Crow 4,715       1,023      
Turkey Vulture 4,669       761      
Black Vulture 4,421       617      
Cackling Goose 4,206       35      
Northern Mockingbird 4,168       1,782      
Blue Jay 4,093       1,598      
Lesser Scaup 3,977       129      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,500       787      
Lesser Goldfinch 3,416       529      
American Wigeon 3,293       164      
Gadwall 3,208       220      
White-crowned Sparrow 2,869       437      
Ring-necked Duck 2,370       213      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2,255       450      
Green-winged Teal 2,169       143      
Brown Pelican 2,141       125      
Black Skimmer 2,057       25      
Tufted Titmouse 2,002       856      
Inca Dove 1,984       430      
Eastern Bluebird 1,878       518      
Sanderling 1,862       46      
Carolina Wren 1,837       1,042      
Ruddy Duck 1,801       105      
Black-crested Titmouse 1,761       622      
Greater White-fronted Goose 1,660       18      
Field Sparrow 1,588       307      
Eastern Meadowlark 1,561       143      
White-throated Sparrow 1,532       370      
Neotropic Cormorant 1,476       143      
Killdeer 1,410       298      
Great Blue Heron 1,396       560      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,371       936      
Royal Tern 1,323       42      
Great Egret 1,166       379      
Savannah Sparrow 1,150       127      
Forster's Tern 1,130       85      
Pine Siskin 1,103       188      
Lark Bunting 1,092       29      
Harris's Sparrow 1,087       182      
Downy Woodpecker 1,036       732      
Wild Turkey 998       70      
Pied-billed Grebe 989       223      
Blue-winged Teal 964       103      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 964       412      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 960       81      
Orange-crowned Warbler 958       492      
White Ibis 952       93      
Red-tailed Hawk 902       508      
Song Sparrow 865       221      
Western Meadowlark 851       79      
Eastern Phoebe 749       386      
Wood Duck 721       133      
Willet 696       67      
Chihuahuan Raven 683       10      
Bufflehead 682       82      
Snowy Egret 676       169      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 675       402      
Long-billed Dowitcher 665       26      
Herring Gull 618       71      
American Kestrel 604       290      
Spotted Towhee 602       273      
Mottled Duck 593       65      
Pine Warbler 593       264      
Crested Caracara 587       136      
Canvasback 557       67      
Purple Martin 531       138      
Cattle Egret 521       63      
Bewick's Wren 498       311      
Dunlin 498       16      
Least Sandpiper 498       36      
Northern Flicker 480       241      
American Pipit 470       28      
Purple Finch 469       102      
Red-shouldered Hawk 466       333      
Common Ground-Dove 451       120      
Great Kiskadee 447       96      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 441       277      
Green Jay 433       94      
Cave Swallow 430       34      
Tree Swallow 401       35      
Vesper Sparrow 397       74      
Loggerhead Shrike 382       171      
House Wren 366       145      
Monk Parakeet 356       34      
White-faced Ibis 355       8      
Short-billed Dowitcher 354       11      
Northern Harrier 344       151      
Ruddy Turnstone 330       46      
Bronzed Cowbird 328       14      
Western Sandpiper 318       19      
Marbled Godwit 317       11      
Green Parakeet 311       14      
Pyrrhuloxia 290       96      
Black-throated Sparrow 273       57      
Black-necked Stilt 271       28      
Roseate Spoonbill 271       69      
Hooded Merganser 259       47      
Cooper's Hawk 256       227      
Plain Chachalaca 247       30      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 238       202      
Belted Kingfisher 222       164      
Western Scrub-Jay 204       103      
McCown's Longspur 200       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 197       14      
White-tipped Dove 196       42      
Rufous Hummingbird 194       133      
Boat-tailed Grackle 193       20      
Rusty Blackbird 191       8      
Red-crowned Parrot 188       10      
Long-billed Curlew 187       31      
Lincoln's Sparrow 186       74      
Least Grebe 173       32      
Greater Yellowlegs 170       44      
Eared Grebe 165       26      
Black-bellied Plover 164       38      
Osprey 164       98      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 154       54      
Red-headed Woodpecker 152       96      
Northern Bobwhite 150       27      
Cinnamon Teal 147       30      
Harris's Hawk 147       50      
Brown Creeper 142       108      
Lesser Yellowlegs 142       29      
Brown Thrasher 141       107      
Long-billed Thrasher 141       68      
Whooping Crane 140       12      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 139       57      
Swamp Sparrow 136       40      
Anhinga 131       39      
Mountain Bluebird 131       9      
Common Goldeneye 130       18      
Hermit Thrush 129       84      
Lark Sparrow 128       29      
Common Loon 124       38      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 123       115      
Fox Sparrow 122       61      
Pileated Woodpecker 121       90      
Common Gallinule 116       38      
Greater Roadrunner 116       95      
White-breasted Nuthatch 113       75      
Caspian Tern 111       28      
Curve-billed Thrasher 111       67      
Scaled Quail 107       8      
Bonaparte's Gull 101       26      
Spotted Sandpiper 101       55      
Nutmeg Mannikin 100       5      
Great Horned Owl 98       68      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 98       15      
White-eyed Vireo 97       48      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 86       30      
Little Blue Heron 85       51      
Barn Swallow 84       30      
Common Yellowthroat 84       48      
Vermilion Flycatcher 83       59      
Greater Scaup 82       16      
Wilson's Snipe 80       20      
Bald Eagle 77       46      
Eastern Screech-Owl 76       58      
Horned Lark 76       14      
Reddish Egret 75       30      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 70       49      
Semipalmated Plover 69       10      
Common Raven 67       39      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 64       40      
Tricolored Heron 64       33      
White-tailed Hawk 64       41      
Altamira Oriole 63       25      
Cassin's Sparrow 63       13      
Eastern Towhee 63       42      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 61       50      
Ross's Goose 60       14      
Olive Sparrow 59       25      
Hairy Woodpecker 48       40      
Canyon Towhee 44       23      
Common Pauraque 44       21      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 44       11      
Barred Owl 42       38      
Gull-billed Tern 42       9      
Audubon's Oriole 40       21      
Stilt Sandpiper 40       3      
White-tailed Kite 40       30      
Mountain Plover 38       1      
Tropical Kingbird 37       20      
Grasshopper Sparrow 36       9      
Gray Catbird 35       16      
Piping Plover 35       8      
Cactus Wren 34       17      
Canyon Wren 33       24      
Marsh Wren 32       21      
Seaside Sparrow 32       3      
Snowy Plover 31       9      
Merlin 30       29      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 29       23      
Common Merganser 28       7      
Winter Wren 28       21      
American Oystercatcher 26       14      
Couch's Kingbird 25       16      
Peregrine Falcon 24       23      
Black Phoebe 23       11      
Yellow-throated Warbler 23       18      
Green-tailed Towhee 22       15      
Wilson's Warbler 22       20      
Green Kingfisher 21       17      
Verdin 21       16      
Black-and-white Warbler 20       17      
Green Heron 20       17      
Horned Grebe 20       11      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 19       2      
Say's Phoebe 19       17      
Blue-headed Vireo 17       15      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 17       14      
Le Conte's Sparrow 17       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 17       9      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 16       14      
Sprague's Pipit 16       7      
Lapland Longspur 15       5      
Ringed Kingfisher 15       15      
Barn Owl 14       14      
Clay-colored Thrush 14       7      
Burrowing Owl 12       9      
Acorn Woodpecker 11       4      
Clapper Rail 10       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 10       4      
Wilson's Plover 10       1      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 10       9      
Anna's Hummingbird 9       8      
Clay-colored Sparrow 9       6      
Sora 9       8      
Bushtit 8       3      
Calliope Hummingbird 8       5      
Common Nighthawk 8       5      
Northern Parula 8       2      
Black-throated Green Warbler 7       6      
Gambel's Quail 7       2      
Rock Wren 7       5      
Sedge Wren 7       5      
Summer Tanager 7       7      
Baltimore Oriole 6       5      
Ferruginous Hawk 6       6      
Golden Eagle 6       2      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 6       6      
Prairie Falcon 6       6      
Sandwich Tern 6       5      
Short-eared Owl 6       3      
Virginia Rail 6       5      
Allen's Hummingbird 5       3      
American Bittern 5       5      
American Woodcock 5       3      
Northern Beardless-Tyrannulet 5       4      
Northern Gannet 5       2      
Solitary Sandpiper 5       5      
Whimbrel 5       4      
Yellow-breasted Chat 5       1      
Golden-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Gray Hawk 4       2      
Lewis's Woodpecker 4       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Sage Thrasher 4       4      
Chestnut-collared Longspur 3       1      
Common Tern 3       2      
Nashville Warbler 3       3      
Ovenbird 3       3      
White-collared Seedeater 3       2      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Aplomado Falcon 2       1      
Black-headed Grosbeak 2       2      
Brewer's Sparrow 2       2      
Brown Jay 2       2      
Common Redpoll 2       2      
Dusky-capped Flycatcher 2       2      
Gray Flycatcher 2       2      
Hooded Oriole 2       1      
King Rail 2       2      
Least Flycatcher 2       2      
Long-tailed Duck 2       2      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Tropical Parula 2       2      
Western Tanager 2       2      
Yellow Warbler 2       1      
Ash-throated Flycatcher 1       1      
Common Poorwill 1       1      
Crimson-collared Grosbeak 1       1      
Franklin's Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Little Gull 1       1      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Phainopepla 1       1      
Rose-throated Becard 1       1      
Swainson's Hawk 1       1      
Swainson's Thrush 1       1      
Tennessee Warbler 1       1      
Western Kingbird 1       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Total 602,367             

A total of 327 species were reported.

See list of localities in Texas with reports.

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