Checklist of the Birds of Illinois
AOS 61st supplement
Updated: December 2, 2020

ANSERIFORMES
Anatidae

   1. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
   2. Fulvous Whistling-Duck
   3. Snow Goose
   4. Ross's Goose
   5. Greater White-fronted Goose
   6. Brant
   7. Barnacle Goose
   8. Cackling Goose
   9. Canada Goose
  10. Mute Swan (feral)
  11. Trumpeter Swan
  12. Tundra Swan
  13. Wood Duck
  14. Garganey
  15. Blue-winged Teal
  16. Cinnamon Teal
  17. Northern Shoveler
  18. Gadwall
  19. Eurasian Wigeon
  20. American Wigeon
  21. Mallard
  22. American Black Duck
  23. Mottled Duck
  24. Northern Pintail
  25. Green-winged Teal
  26. Canvasback
  27. Redhead
  28. Ring-necked Duck
  29. Tufted Duck 
  30. Greater Scaup
  31. Lesser Scaup
  32. King Eider
  33. Common Eider
  34. Harlequin Duck
  35. Surf Scoter
  36. White-winged Scoter
  37. Black Scoter
  38. Long-tailed Duck
  39. Bufflehead
  40. Common Goldeneye
  41. Barrow's Goldeneye
  42. Hooded Merganser
  43. Common Merganser
  44. Red-breasted Merganser
  45. Ruddy Duck
GALLIFORMES
Odontophoridae
  46. Northern Bobwhite
Phasianidae
  47. Wild Turkey
  48. Ruffed Grouse
  49. Sharp-tailed Grouse
  50. Greater Prairie-Chicken
  51. Gray Partridge (feral)
  52. Ring-necked Pheasant (feral)
PODICIPEDIFORMES
Podicipedidae

  53. Pied-billed Grebe
  54. Horned Grebe
  55. Red-necked Grebe
  56. Eared Grebe
  57. Western Grebe
  58. Clark's Grebe
COLUMBIFORMES
Columbidae

  59. Rock Pigeon
(feral)
  60. Band-tailed Pigeon
  61. Eurasian Collared-Dove
(feral)
  62. Passenger Pigeon (extinct)
  63. Inca Dove
  64. Common Ground Dove
  65. White-winged Dove
  66. Mourning Dove
CUCULIFORMES
Cuculidae

  67. Groove-billed Ani
  68. Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  69. Black-billed Cuckoo
CAPRIMULGIFORMES
Caprimulgidae

  70. Common Nighthawk
  71. Chuck-will's-widow
  72. Eastern Whip-poor-will
APODIFORMES
Apodidae

  73. Chimney Swift
Trochilidae
  74. Mexican  Violetear
  75. Ruby-throated Hummingbird
  76. Anna's Hummingbird
  77. Rufous Hummingbird
  78. Allen's Hummingbird
  79. Broad-billed Hummingbird
GRUIFORMES
Rallidae

  80. King Rail
  81. Virginia Rail
  82. Sora
  83. Common Gallinule
  84. American Coot
  85. Purple Gallinule
  86. Yellow Rail
  87. Black Rail
Aramidae
  88. Limpkin
Gruidae
  89. Sandhill Crane
  90. Whooping Crane
CHARDADRIIFORMES
Recurvirostridae

  91. Black-necked Stilt
  92. American Avocet
Charadriidae

  93. Black-bellied Plover
  94. American Golden-Plover
  95. Killdeer
  96. Common Ringed Plover
  97. Semipalmated Plover
  98. Piping Plover
  99. Wilson's Plover
 100. Mountain Plover
 101. Snowy Plover
Scolopacidae
 102. Upland Sandpiper
103. Whimbrel
104. Eskimo Curlew (extinct)
105. Long-billed Curlew
106. Hudsonian Godwit
107. Marbled Godwit
108. Ruddy Turnstone
109. Red Knot
110. Ruff
111. Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
112. Stilt Sandpiper
113. Curlew Sandpiper 
114. Sanderling
115. Dunlin
116. Purple Sandpiper
117. Baird's Sandpiper
118. Little Stint
119. Least Sandpiper
120. White-rumped Sandpiper
121. Buff-breasted Sandpiper
122. Pectoral Sandpiper
123. Semipalmated Sandpiper
124. Western Sandpiper
125. Short-billed Dowitcher
126. Long-billed Dowitcher
127. American Woodcock
128. Wilson's Snipe
129. Spotted Sandpiper 
130. Solitary Sandpiper 
131. Wandering Tattler
132. Lesser Yellowlegs
133. Willet
134. Greater Yellowlegs
135. Wilson's Phalarope
136. Red-necked Phalarope
137. Red Phalarope
Stercorariidae
138. Pomarine Jaeger 
139. Parasitic Jaeger 
140. Long-tailed Jaeger 
Alcidae
141. Dovekie
142. Ancient Murrelet
Laridae
143. Black-legged Kittiwake
144. Ivory Gull
145. Sabine's Gull
146. Bonaparte's Gull
147. Black-headed Gull
148. Little Gull
149. Ross's Gull
150. Laughing Gull
151. Franklin's Gull
152. Black-tailed Gull
153. Mew Gull
154. Ring-billed Gull
155. California Gull
156. Herring Gull
157. Iceland Gull
158. Lesser Black-backed Gull
159. Slaty-backed Gull
160. Glaucous-winged Gull
161. Glaucous Gull
162. Great Black-backed Gull
163. Sooty Tern
164. Least Tern
165. Large-billed Tern
166. Gull-billed Tern
167. Caspian Tern
168. Black Tern 
169. Common Tern 
170. Arctic Tern
171. Forster's Tern
172. Royal Tern
173. Sandwich Tern
174. Black Skimmer
GAVIIFORMES
Gaviidae

 175. Red-throated Loon
 176. Pacific Loon
 177. Common Loon
 178. Yellow-billed Loon
CICONIIFORMES
Ciconiidae

 179. Wood Stork
SULIFORMES
Fregatidae

 180. Magnificent Frigatebird
Sulidae

181. Northern Gannet
Anhingidae

 182. Anhinga
Phalacrocoracidae
 183. Double-crested Cormorant
 184. Neotropic Cormorant
PELECANIFORMES
Pelecanidae

 185. American White Pelican
 186. Brown Pelican
Ardeidae
 187. American Bittern
 188. Least Bittern
 189. Great Blue Heron
 190. Great Egret
 191. Snowy Egret
 192. Little Blue Heron
 193. Tricolored Heron
 194. Reddish Egret
 195. Cattle Egret
 196. Green Heron
 197. Black-crowned Night-Heron
 198. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Threskiornithidae
 199. White Ibis
 200. Glossy Ibis
 201. White-faced Ibis
 202. Roseate Spoonbill
CATHARTIFORMES
Cathartidae
 203. Black Vulture
 204. Turkey Vulture
ACCIPITRIFORMES
Pandionidae
 205. Osprey
Accipitridae
 206. White-tailed Kite
 207. Swallow-tailed Kite
 208. Golden Eagle
 209. Northern Harrier
 210. Sharp-shinned Hawk
 211. Cooper's Hawk
 212. Northern Goshawk
 213. Bald Eagle
 214. Mississippi Kite
 215. Red-shouldered Hawk
 216. Broad-winged Hawk
217. Swainson's Hawk
218. Red-tailed Hawk
219. Rough-legged Hawk
220. Ferruginous Hawk
STRIGIFORMES
Tytonidae

221. Barn Owl
Strigidae
222. Eastern Screech-Owl
223. Great Horned Owl
224. Snowy Owl
225. Northern Hawk Owl
226. Burrowing Owl
227. Barred Owl
228. Long-eared Owl
229. Short-eared Owl
230. Boreal Owl
231. Northern Saw-whet Owl
CORACIIFORMES
Alcedinidae

232. Belted Kingfisher
PICIFORMES
Picidae

233. Lewis's Woodpecker
234. Red-headed Woodpecker
235. Red-bellied Woodpecker
236. Williamson's Sapsucker
237. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
238. Red-naped Sapsucker
239. Black-backed Woodpecker
240. Downy Woodpecker
241. Red-cockaded Woodpecker
242. Hairy Woodpecker
243. Northern Flicker
244. Pileated Woodpecker
FALCONIFORMES
Falconidae
245. American Kestrel
246. Merlin
247. Gyrfalcon
248. Peregrine Falcon
249. Prairie Falcon
PSITTACIFORMES
Psittacidae

250. Monk Parakeet (feral)
251. Carolina Parakeet (extinct)
PASSERIFORMES
Tyrannidae

252. Small-billed Eleania
253. Ash-throated Flycatcher
254. Great Crested Flycatcher
255. Great Kiskadee
256. Tropical Kingbird
257. Cassin's Kingbird
258. Western Kingbird
259. Eastern Kingbird
260. Gray Kingbird
261. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
262. Fork-tailed Flycatcher
263. Olive-sided Flycatcher
264. Eastern Wood-Pewee
265. Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
266. Acadian Flycatcher
267. Alder Flycatcher
268. Willow Flycatcher
269. Least Flycatcher
270. Pacific-slope/Cordilleran Flycatcher
271. Eastern Phoebe
272. Say's Phoebe
273. Vermilion Flycatcher
Laniidae
274. Loggerhead Shrike
275. Northern Shrike
Vireonidae
276. White-eyed Vireo
277. Bell's Vireo
278. Yellow-throated Vireo
279. Cassin's Vireo
280. Blue-headed Vireo
281. Plumbeous Vireo
282. Philadelphia Vireo
283. Warbling Vireo
284. Red-eyed Vireo
Corvidae
285. Blue Jay
286. California/Woodhouse's Scrub-Jay
287. Clark's Nutcracker
288. Black-billed Magpie
289. American Crow
290. Fish Crow
291. Common Raven
Alaudidae
292. Horned Lark
Hirundinidae
293. Bank Swallow
294. Tree Swallow
295. Violet-green Swallow
296. Northern Rough-winged Swallow    
297. Purple Martin
298. Barn Swallow
299. Cliff Swallow
300. Cave Swallow
Paridae
301. Carolina Chickadee
302. Black-capped Chickadee
303. Boreal Chickadee
304. Tufted Titmouse
Sittidae
305. Red-breasted Nuthatch
306. White-breasted Nuthatch
307. Brown-headed Nuthatch
Certhiidae
308. Brown Creeper
Troglodytidae
309. Rock Wren
310. House Wren
311. Winter Wren
312. Sedge Wren
313. Marsh Wren
314. Carolina Wren
315. Bewick's Wren
Polioptilidae
316. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Regulidae
317. Golden-crowned Kinglet
318. Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Muscicapidae
319. Northern Wheatear
Turdidae
320. Eastern Bluebird
321. Mountain Bluebird
322. Townsend's Solitaire
323. Veery
324. Gray-cheeked Thrush
325. Swainson's Thrush
326. Hermit Thrush
327. Wood Thrush
328. American Robin
329. Varied Thrush
Mimidae
330. Gray Catbird
331. Curve-billed Thrasher
332. Brown Thrasher
333. Sage Thrasher
334. Northern Mockingbird
Sturnidae
335. European Starling (feral)
Bombycillidae
336. Bohemian Waxwing
337. Cedar Waxwing
Passeridae
338. House Sparrow (feral)
339. Eurasian Tree Sparrow (feral)
Motacillidae
340. American Pipit
341. Sprague's Pipit
Fringillidae
342. Evening Grosbeak
343. Pine Grosbeak
344. Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
345. House Finch (feral)
346. Purple Finch
347. Common Redpoll
348. Hoary Redpoll
349. Red Crossbill
350. White-winged Crossbill
351. Pine Siskin
352. American Goldfinch
Calcariidae
353. Lapland Longspur
354. Chestnut-collared Longspur
355. Smith's Longspur
356. Snow Bunting
Passerellidae
357. Cassin's Sparrow
358. Bachman's Sparrow
359. Grasshopper Sparrow
360. Black-throated Sparrow
361. Lark Sparrow
362. Lark Bunting
363. Chipping Sparrow
364. Clay-colored Sparrow
365. Field Sparrow
366. Brewer's Sparrow
367. Fox  Sparrow
368. American Tree Sparrow
369. Dark-eyed Junco
370. White-crowned Sparrow
371. Golden-crowned Sparrow
372. Harris's Sparrow
373. White-throated Sparrow
374. Vesper Sparrow
375. LeConte's Sparrow
376. Nelson's Sparrow
377. Henslow's Sparrow
378. Savannah Sparrow
379. Song Sparrow
380. Lincoln's Sparrow
381. Swamp Sparrow
382. Green-tailed Towhee
383. Spotted Towhee
384. Eastern Towhee
Icteriidae
385. Yellow-breasted Chat
Icteridae
386. Yellow-headed Blackbird
387. Bobolink
388. Eastern Meadowlark
389. Western Meadowlark
390. Orchard Oriole
391. Bullock's Oriole
392. Baltimore Oriole
393. Scott's Oriole
394. Red-winged Blackbird
395. Brown-headed Cowbird
396. Rusty Blackbird
397. Brewer's Blackbird
398. Common Grackle
399. Great-tailed Grackle
Parulidae
400. Ovenbird
401. Worm-eating Warbler
402. Louisiana Waterthrush
403. Northern Waterthrush
404. Golden-winged Warbler
405. Blue-winged Warbler
406. Black-and-white Warbler
407. Prothonotary Warbler
408. Swainson's Warbler
409. Tennessee Warbler
410. Orange-crowned Warbler
411. Nashville Warbler
412. Connecticut Warbler
413. MacGillivray's Warbler
414. Mourning Warbler
415. Kentucky Warbler
416. Common Yellowthroat
417. Hooded Warbler
418. American Redstart
419. Kirtland's Warbler
420. Cape May Warbler
421. Cerulean Warbler
422. Northern Parula
423. Magnolia Warbler
424. Bay-breasted Warbler
425. Blackburnian Warbler
426. Yellow Warbler
427. Chestnut-sided Warbler
428. Blackpoll Warbler
429. Black-throated Blue Warbler
430. Palm Warbler
431. Pine Warbler
432. Yellow-rumped Warbler
433. Yellow-throated Warbler
434. Prairie Warbler
435. Grace's Warbler
436. Black-throated Gray Warbler
437. Townsend's Warbler
438. Hermit Warbler
439. Black-throated Green Warbler
440. Canada Warbler
441. Wilson's Warbler
Cardinalidae
442. Hepatic Tanager
443. Summer Tanager
444. Scarlet Tanager
445. Western Tanager
446. Northern Cardinal
447. Rose-breasted Grosbeak
448. Black-headed Grosbeak
449. Blue Grosbeak
450. Lazuli Bunting
451. Indigo Bunting
452. Painted Bunting
453. Dickcissel


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