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Avibase is an extensive database information system about all birds of the world, containing over 19 million records about 10,000 species and 22,000 subspecies of birds, including distribution information, taxonomy, synonyms in several languages and more. This site is managed by Denis Lepage and hosted by Bird Studies Canada, the Canadian copartner of Birdlife International. Avibase has been a work in progress since 1992 and I am now pleased to offer it as a service to the bird-watching and scientific community.

© Denis Lepage 2017 - Number of records currently in Avibase: 19,714,878 - Last update: 2017-10-24

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I am excited to announce a new important addition to Avibase, called myAvibase. This is a new section of the site that provides tools for planning your next birding trip and manage your own personal checklists. You can use maps and graphs to quickly see how many species can be found in a given region and at various times of year, for instance. If you import your own sightings in myAvibase, you can also view how many new species (lifers) you could add to your lifelist on your next trip and decide when and where you should go. For some additional details on the types of reports available, please click here.

People who participate in eBird can very simply import their lifelist from their eBird account with a click of a button. MyAvibase also offers more features, such as the ability to chose which taxonomy you want to follow (Clements, IOC, etc.) as well as the ability to compare your lifelist the various lists to each other. Best of all, myAvibase is available for free!. (Please understand however that I am unable to provide personalized support, and may not be able to respond to your requests for assistance).

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Search resultsLanguage Scientific nameStatus
Aythya affinis Scientific Aythya affinis
Aythya americana Scientific Aythya americana
Aythya australis Scientific Aythya australis
Aythya australis australis Scientific Aythya australis australis ssp.
Aythya australis australis Scientific Aythya australis australis (australis) ssp.
Aythya australis australis (australis) Scientific Aythya australis australis (australis) ssp.
Aythya australis australis (ledeboeri) Scientific Aythya australis australis (ledeboeri) ssp.
Aythya australis australis (papuana) Scientific Aythya australis australis (papuana) ssp.
Aythya australis extima Scientific Aythya australis extima ssp.
Aythya australis ledeboeri Scientific Aythya australis australis (ledeboeri) ssp.
Aythya australis papuana Scientific Aythya australis australis (papuana) ssp.
Aythya baeri Scientific Aythya baeri
Aythya collaris Scientific Aythya collaris
Aythya erythrophthalma Scientific Netta erythrophthalma
Aythya erythrophthalma brunnea Scientific Netta erythrophthalma brunnea ssp.
Aythya erythrophthalma erythrophthalma Scientific Netta erythrophthalma erythrophthalma ssp.
Aythya ferina Scientific Aythya ferina
Aythya fuligula Scientific Aythya fuligula
Aythya innotata Scientific Aythya innotata
Aythya marila Scientific Aythya marila
Aythya marila marila Scientific Aythya marila marila ssp.
Aythya marila mariloides Scientific Aythya marila nearctica (mariloides) ssp.
Aythya marila nearctica Scientific Aythya marila nearctica ssp.
Aythya marila nearctica Scientific Aythya marila nearctica (nearctica) ssp.
Aythya marila nearctica (mariloides) Scientific Aythya marila nearctica (mariloides) ssp.

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