English photographic vocabulary of birds

Birds are ordered by: Scientific Order and English name

 


 

Scientific Order: Accipitriformes

Bearded vulture

Bearded vulture, Gipeto

Black Kite

Black Kite, Nibbio bruno

Bonelli's Eagle

Aquila del Bonelli - Aquila fasciata - Bonelli's Eagle

Caribbean Osprey

Falco pescatore caraibico

Cinereous vulture

Aegypius monachus - Cinereous vulture

Common buzzard

Poiana  (Buteo Buteo)

Egyptian vulture

Capovaccaio; Egyptian vulture

Eurasian Sparrowhawk

Sparviere

Golden eagle

Aquila reale - Aquila chrysaetos

Griffon vulture

Grifone

Hen harrier

Circus cyaneus - Albanella reale - Hen harrier

Honey Buzzard

European Honey Buzzard, Falco pecchiaiolo

Honey Buzzard black

European Honey Buzzard black; Falco pecchiaiolo morfismo scuro

Northern Goshawk

Accipiter gentilis - Northern Goshawk

Red kite

Red kite, Nibbio reale

Spanish imperial eagle

Aquila adalberti - Spanish imperial eagle

Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura - turkey vulture

Western Marsh Harrier

Falco di palude

white-tailed eagle

Haliaeetus albicilla- white-tailed eagle

Scientific Order: Anseriformes

Barnacle goose

Branta leucopsis - Oca facciabianca - Barnacle goose

Bean goose

Anser fabalis: Oca granaiola della taiga, Bean Goose

Black Stork

Cigno selvatico - (Cygnus cygnus)

Brant or Brent goose

Brant or Brent goose, Oca colombaccio, Branta bernicla

Bufflehead

Bucephala albeola - Quattrocchi minore - Bufflehead

Common Eider

Common Eider, Edredone

Common goldeneye

Bucephala_clangula - Quattrocchi

Common Pochard

Common Pochard, Moriglione

Common shelduck

Common shelduck, Volpoca

Egyptian Goose

Egyptian Goose, Oca egiziana, Alopochen aegyptiaca

Eurasian Teal

Alzavola

Eurasian Wigeon

Eurasian Wigeon, Anas penelope, Fischione

Ferruginous Duck

Moretta Tabaccata

Gadwall

Canapiglia, Gadwall

Garganey

Garganey, Marzaiola

Greylag goose

Greylag goose, Oca selvatica

Lesser white-fronted goose

Anser erythropus, Oca lombardella minore, Lesser white-fronted goose

Mallard

Germano reale

Mandarin duck

Aix galericulata - Mandarin duck

Marbled Duck or Marbled Teal

Marmaronetta angustirostris - Marbled Duck or Marbled Teal

Mute Swan

Cigno reale

Northern pintail

Codone

Northern shoveler

Mestolone

Red-breasted goose

Red-breasted goose, Oca collorosso

Red-breasted merganser

Mergus serrator - Smergo minore - Red-breasted merganser

Red-crested Pochard

Fistione turco

Ruddy shelduck

Casarca comune, Tadorna ferruginea, Ruddy shelduck

Smew

Pesciaiola - Mergellus albellus - Smew

Tufted duck

Tufted duck, Moretta

Velvet Scoter

Common merganser, Smergo

whistling duck

Dendrocygna autumnalis; Dendrocigna pancianera; Black-bellied whistling duck

Whooper swan

Cigno reale

Wood duck

Aix sponsa - Anatra sposa

Scientific Order: Apodiformes

Alpine swift

 Rondone maggiore - Tachymarptis melba

Common swift

 Rondone - Apus apus

Scientific Order: Buceritiformes

Hoopoe

Hoopoe,  Upupa

Scientific Order: Charadriiformes

American golden plover

Pluvialis dominica - piviere dorato americano - American golden plover

Arctic Jaeger

Labbo ; Stercorarius parasiticus; Parasitic jaeger

Arctic tern

Sterna paradisaea - Sterna artica - Arctic tern

Atlantic Puffin

Fratercula arctica, Atlantic Puffin, Pulcinella di mare

Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit, Limosa lapponica; Pittima minore

Black-headed gull

Black-headed gull, Gabbiano comune

Black-legged kittiwake

Gabbiano tridattilo - Rissa tridactyla

Black-winged stilt

Black-winged stilt,  Cavaliere d'Italia, Himantopus himantopus

Caspian gull

Gabbiano reale pontico

Common Greenshank

Common greenshank, Pantana

Common gull

Common gull, Gavina - Larus canus

Common murre or guillemot

Uria aalge - Uria  - Common Murre or guillemot

Common Redshank

Common Redshank, Pettegola

Common ringed plover

Corriere grosso, Common ringed plover, Charadrius hiaticula

Common sandpiper

Common sandpiper, Piro-piro piccolo

Common snipe

Beccaccino

Common tern

Sterna comune

Dunlin

Piovanello_pancianera Calidris_alpina

Eurasian curlew

Eurasian curlew, Chiurlo

Eurasian Oystercatcher

Beccaccia di mare

European golden plover

Piviere dorato (Pluvialis apricaria)

European Herring Gull

Gabbiano reale nordico - Larus argentatus

Glaucous gull

Larus hyperboreus - Gabbiano glauco - Glaucous gull

Great black-backed gull

Larus marinus - Mugnaiaccio - Great black-backed gull

Great Skua

Stercorarius skua - Stercorario maggiore - Great Skua

Green sandpiper

Green sandpiper, Piro-piro culbianco

Lesser black-backed gull

Larus fuscus - Gabbiano zafferano - Lesser black-backed gull

Little ringed plover

Corriere piccolo

Little stint

Gambecchio comune, Calidris minuta

Little Tern

Little Tern, Sternula albifrons, Fraticello

Long-tailed jaeger

Long-tailed jaeger, Labbo codalunga - Stercorarius longicaudus

Long-toed stint

Beccaccino

Northern lapwing

Pavoncella, Northern lapwing, Vanellus vanellus

Pallas's gull

Gabbiano del Pallas

Pied Avocet

Recurvirostra avosetta - Pied Avocet

Purple sandpiper

Piovanello violetto - Calidris maritima - Purple sandpiper

Razorbill

Alca torda - Gazza marina

Red-necked phalarope

Red-necked phalarope, Phalaropus lobatus - Falaropo_beccosottile

Royal tern

Sterna reale

Ruddy turnstone

Ruddy turnstone, Voltapietre

Ruff

Combattente

Sandwich Tern

Thalasseus sandvicensis - Beccapesci - Sandwich Tern

Semipalmated Sandpiper

Gambecchio semipalmato

Stone Curlew

Stone Curlew, Occhione comune

Whimbrel

Whimbrel, Chiurlo piccolo, Numenius phaeopus

Whiskered tern

Whiskered tern, Mignattino piombato

White-winged tern

Mignattino alibianche

White-winged tern

White-winged tern, Mignattino comune

Wilson's plover

Corriere di Wilson

Wood sandpiper

Piro-piro boschereccio

Yellow-legged Gull

Yellow-legged Gull, Gabbiano reale mediterraneo (zampegialle)

Scientific Order: Ciconiiformes

Black Stork

Cicogna nera

White Stork

White Stork, Cicogna

Scientific Order: Columbiformes

Red-billed pigeon

Patagioenas flavirostris - Red-billed pigeon

Turtle Dove

Turtle Dove, Tortora comune

Scientific Order: Coraciiformes

Belted kingfisher

Belted kingfisher, Martin pescatore americano

Common Kingfisher

Common Kingfisher, Martin pescatore

European Bee-eater

European Bee-eater, Gruccione

European Roller

European Roller, Ghiandaia marina

Wood Pigeon

Colombaccio

Scientific Order: Cuculiformes

Squirrel cuckoo

Squirrel cuckoo, Cuculo scoiattolo

Scientific Order: Falconiformes

Common Kestrel

Common Kestrel, Gheppio

Eurasian Hobby

Eurasian Hobby, Lodolaio

Lanner falcon

Falco lanario

Peregrine falcon

Falco pellegrino

Red-footed falcon

Red-footed falcon, Falco cuculo

Saker falcon

Saker falcon, Falco sacro

Scientific Order: Galliformes

Black Pheasant

Phasianus colchicus tenebrosus: Fagiano tenebroso; Black pheasant

Pheasant

Phasianus colchicus : Fagiano; Pheasant

Red-legged Partridge

Red-legged Partridge, Pernice rossa

Rock ptarmigan

Lagopus muta: Pernice bianca; Rock ptarmigan

Willow Grouse

Lagopus lagopus - Pernice bianca nordica - Willow Grouse

Scientific Order: Gaviiformes

Red-throated loon
or
Red-throated diver

Gavia stellata - Strolaga minore - Red-throated loon or diver

Scientific Order: Gruiformes

Common crane

Gru

Common Moorhen

Common Moorhen, Gallinella d'acqua

Eurasian Coot

Folaga

Voltolino

Voltolino - Porzana porzana

Water rail

Water rail, Porciglione

Scientific Order: Passeriformes

African stonechat

Saxicola torquatus: Saltimpalo; African stonechat

Alpine accentor

Sordone

Alpine chough

Alpine chough, Gracchio alpino

Azure-winged or Iberian Magpie

Gazza azzurra

Barn swallow

Hirundo rustica - Rondine comune - Barn swallow

Black Redstart

Codirosso Spazzacamino

Black-throated Accentor

Passera scopaiola golanera

Black Wheatear

Oenanthe leucura - Monachella nera - Black Wheatear

Blackcap

Capinera

Black-cowled oriole

Rigogolo cappuccino

Blue rock thrush

Blue rock thrush, Passero solitario

Blue Tit

Cinciarella

Brambling

Brambling, Peppola

Carrion Crow

Cornacchia nera

Cetti's Warbler

Usignolo di fiume

Chaffinch

Fringuello

Cinnamon-rumped seedeater

Sporophila torqueola

Cirl bunting

Cirl bunting, Zigolo nero

Citril Finch

Venturone - Carduelis citrinella

Coal Tit

Cincia Mora

Collared flycatcher

Balia Nera

Common Blackbird

Common Blackbird, Merlo

Common Chiffchaff

Common Chiffchaff, Luì piccolo

Common firecrest

firecrest, Fiorrancino, Regulus ignicapilla

Common linnet

Fanello

Common redpoll

Acanthis flammea, Common redpoll, Organetto

Common Redstart

Codirosso

Common reed bunting

Common reed bunting, Migliarino di palude

Common rock thrush

Codirossone; Monticola saxatilis; Common rock thrush

Common Starling

Storno

Common Whitethroat

Sterpazzola

Couch's kingbird

Re dei tiranni di Couch

Dunnock

Dunnock, Passera scopaiola

Eurasian crag martin

Ptyonoprogne rupestris - Rondine montana - Eurasian crag martin

Eurasian Golden Oriole

Rigogolo

Eurasian Jay

Eurasian Jay, Ghiandaia

Eurasian Nuthatch

Picchio Muratore

Eurasian Siskin

Eurasian Siskin, Lucherino

Eurasian tree sparrow

Eurasian tree sparrow, Passera mattugia

Eurasian Treecreeper

Eurasian Treecreeper, Rampichino alpestre

Eurasian Wren

Scricciolo

European Bullfinch

Ciuffolotto - Pyrrhula_pyrrhula - Bullfinch

European crested tit

European crested tit, Cincia dal ciuffo

European Goldfinch

Cardellino, European Goldfinch

European Greenfinch

Verdone

European Magpie

European Magpie, Gazza ladra

European Robin

Balia dal collare

Fieldfare

Cesena

Goldcrest

Regolo

Golden-headed Manakin

Ceratopipra erythrocephala; Manachino testadorata; Golden-headed Manakin

Great Kiskadee

Great Kiskadee, Kiskadì maggiore

Great reed warbler

Cannareccione

Great Tit

Cinciallegra

Great-tailed grackles

Great-tailed grackles, Gracchio messicano

Green jay (maya)

Green jay (maya)

Grey Wagtail

Grey Wagtail, Ballerina gialla, Motacilla cinerea

Grey-headed chickadee

Cincia siberiana;  Poecile cinctus; Grey-headed chickadee

Hawfinch

Frosone

Hooded Crow

Cornacchia grigia

Hooded Oriole

Rigogolo dal bavaglio

Horned lark

Allodola golagialla - Eremophila alpestris - Horned lark

House sparrow

House sparrow, Passera europea

Iberian Bluethroat

Luscinia svecica azuricollis - Pettazzurro Iberico - Iberian Bluethroat

Lapland Longspur

Lapland Longspur, Zigolo di Lapponia (Calcarius lapponicus)

lesser whitethroat

Bigiarella, lesser whitethroat, Sylvia curruca

Long-tailed Tit

Codibugnolo

Mangrove Warbler

Mangrove Warbler, Setophaga petechia

Marsh Tit

Cincia Bigia

Meadow pipit

Anthus pratensis, Meadow pipit, Pispola

Melodious warbler

Canapino - Hippolais polyglotta

Mistle thrush

Tordela

Nightingale

Luscinia svecica azuricollis - Pettazzurro Iberico - Iberian Bluethroat

Northern Bluethroat

Luscinia svecica svecica - Pettazzurro nordico - Northern Bluethroat

Northern or Common Raven

Common Raven, Corvo imperiale

Northern Wheatear

Culbianco

Penduline tit

Pendolino europeo

Pied Flycatcher

Usignolo

Pine grosbeak

Ciuffolotto delle pinete - Pinicola enucleator - Pine grosbeak

Red crossbill

Crociere - Loxia curvirostra

Red-backed Shrike

Lanius collurio - Averla piccola - Red-backed Shrike

Redwing

Tordo sassello

Ring ouzel

Merlo dal Collare (Turdus torquatus)

Rock bunting

Emberiza cia - Zigolo muciatto - Rock bunting

Rock sparrow

Rock sparrow, Passera lagia

Rook

Rook, Corvo comune

Rose-throated Becard

Beccaio golarosata

Sand martin

Riparia riparia; Topino o Rondine riparia; Sand martin

Sardinian warbler

Sylvia melanocephala - Occhiocotto - Sardinian warbler

Serin

Verzellino

Short-toed treecreeper

Rampichino

Siberian jay

Siberian jay, Ghiandaia siberiana

Snow bunting

Snow bunting, Zigolo delle nevi (Plectrophenax nivalis)

Song thrush

Song thrush, Tordo bottacio

Spioncello

Spioncello

Spotless Starling

Storno nero

Spotted Flycatche

Pigliamosche

Spotted nutcracker

Spotted nutcracker, Nociolaia

Subalpine warbler

Subalpine warbler, Sterpazzolina

Thekla lark

Cappellaccia di Tekla; Thekla lark

Tree pipit

Anthus trivialis; Prispolone

Tropical Mockingbird

Tropical Mockingbird, Mimo tropicale

Wallcreeper

Picchio_muraiolo - Tichodroma_muraria

Western jackdaw

 Western jackdaw, Taccola

Western yellow wagtail

European Robin, Pettirosso

Whinchat

Stiaccino

White wagtail

Ballerina bianca

White-collared seedeater

Beccofrusone - Bombycilla garrulus

White-spotted Bluethroat

Luscinia svecica cyanecula - Pettazzurro Italy - White-spotted Bluethroat

White-throated Dipper

White-throated Dipper, Merlo_acquaiolo, Cinclus_cinclus

White-winged Snowfinch

Fringuello alpino

Willow tit

Cincia Bigia alpestre

Willow Warbler

Willow Warbler, luì grosso

Wood Warbler

Wood Warbler, Luì verde

Woodchat Shrike

Lanius senator - Woodchat Shrike

Scientific Order: Pelecaniformes

African Sacred Ibis

Ibis sacro

Black-crowned Night Heron

Nitticora

Brown pelican

Brown pelican, Pellicano bruno

Cattle Egret

Airone guardabuoi

Dalmatian pelican

Dalmatian pelican, Pellicano riccio

Eurasian Bittern

Eurasian Bittern, Tarabuso

Eurasian Spoonbill

Spatola

Glossy ibis

Mignattaio; Plegadis falcinellus

Great egret

Airone bianco maggiore, Ardea alba o Casmerodius albus

Great white pelican

Great white pelican, Pellicano bianco

Grey Heron

Ardea cinerea - Grey Heron

Little Bittern

Little Bittern, Tarabusino

Little Blue Heron

Egretta_caerulea-Airone_azzurro_minore

Little Egret

Little Egret, Garzetta

Northern Bald Ibis

Northern Bald Ibis, Ibis eremita

Pinnated Bittern

Pinnated Bittern, Tarabuso pinnato caraibico

Purple Heron

Ardea purpurea - purple Heron

Scarlet ibis

Eudocimus ruber - Ibis scarlatto - Scarlet ibis

Snowy Egret

Garzetta nivea, Egretta thula

Snowy Egret

Garzetta nivea, Egretta thula

Southern Bald Ibis

Southern Bald Ibis, Ibis calvo

Squacco Heron

Squacco Heron, Sgarza ciuffetto

Scientific Order: Phoenicopteriformes

Caribbean flamingo

Phoenicopterus ruber - Caribbean flamingo

Scientific Order: Piciformes

Yucatán woodpecker

 Yucatán woodpecker, Picchio dello Yucatan

Black Woodpecker

Picchio nero

Eurasian Wryneck

Eurasian Wryneck, Picchio torcicollo

European Green Woodpecker

Picchio verde

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Picchio rosso maggiore

Grey-headed Woodpecker

Picchio cenerino

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

Picchio rosso minore

Middle Spotted Woodpecker

Picchio rosso mezzano

Scientific Order: Podicipediformes

Black-necked Grebe

Black-necked Grebe, Svasso piccolo

Great Crested Grebe

Great Crested Grebe,  Svasso maggiore

Horned Grebe

 Horned Grebe, Svasso cornuto

Little Grebe

Tuffetto

Red-necked Grebe

Red-necked Grebe, Svasso collorosso

Scientific Order: Strigiformes

Balck Barn Owl

Barbagianni nero

Barn Owl

Barbagianni

Boreal owl

Boreal owl, Civetta capogrosso, Aegolius funereus

Eurasian eagle-owl

Bubo bubo - Gufo reale - Eurasian eagle-owl

Great Horned Owl

Great Horned Owl, Gufo reale virginiano

Little Owl

Little Owl, Civetta

long-eared owl

Gufo comune - Asio otus - long-eared owl

Northern hawk-owl

Surnia ulula - Ulula - Northern hawk-owl

Tawny owl

Allocco, Strix aluco

Scientific Order: Suliformes

Double-crested Cormorant

Cormorano (Phalacrocorax Carbo)

European Shag

Phalacrocorax aristotelis; Marangone dal ciuffo; European Shag

Great Cormorant

Cormorano (Phalacrocorax Carbo)

Magnificent Frigatebird

Fregata magnifica

Pygmy Cormorant

Pygmy Cormorant, Marangone minore


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