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Juan Fernandez Isl.

This checklist includes all bird species found in Juan Fernandez Isl. , based on the best information available at this time. It is based on a wide variety of sources that I collated over many years. I am pleased to offer these checklists as a service to birdwatchers. If you find any error, please do not hesitate to .

The taxonomic order and nomenclature follows Clements 6th edition (updated 2014). If you prefer to view the list based on a different authority, click on one of the list available below. Globally threatened species (status in red) were identified by Birdlife International in Threatened Birds of the World (Birds to Watch 3).

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Country or region: Juan Fernandez Isl.
Description: Includes Robinson Crusoe, Juananga, Santa Clara and Alejandro Selkirk Islands
Number of species: 58
Number of endemics: 3
Number of breeding endemics: 2
Number of globally threatened species: 11
Number of introduced species: 2
Date last reviewed: 2006-07-22
See also: http://www.affenkrieger.de/hahn/A2jfien8.doc

 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae

Black-necked SwanCygnus melancoryphus

 
GALLIFORMES: Odontophoridae

California QuailCallipepla californicaExtirpated

 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae

White-tufted GrebeRollandia rollandRare/Accidental

 
SPHENISCIFORMES: Spheniscidae

Gentoo PenguinPygoscelis papuaRare/Accidental Near-threatened
Humboldt PenguinSpheniscus humboldtiRare/Accidental Vulnerable
Magellanic PenguinSpheniscus magellanicusRare/Accidental Near-threatened

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae

Buller's AlbatrossThalassarche bulleriNear-threatened
Salvin's AlbatrossThalassarche salviniVulnerable
Black-browed AlbatrossThalassarche melanophris
Wandering AlbatrossDiomedea exulans

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae

Southern Giant-PetrelMacronectes giganteus
Northern Giant-PetrelMacronectes halli
Southern FulmarFulmarus glacialoides
Cape PetrelDaption capense
Kermadec PetrelPterodroma neglecta
Providence PetrelPterodroma solandriVulnerable
Juan Fernandez PetrelPterodroma externaBreeding endemic Vulnerable
Masatierra PetrelPterodroma defilippianaVulnerable
Stejneger's PetrelPterodroma longirostrisBreeding endemic Vulnerable
Phoenix PetrelPterodroma albaEndangered
Gray PetrelProcellaria cinereaNear-threatened
White-chinned PetrelProcellaria aequinoctialisVulnerable
Pink-footed ShearwaterPuffinus creatopusVulnerable
Flesh-footed ShearwaterPuffinus carneipes
Sooty ShearwaterPuffinus griseusRare/Accidental Near-threatened

 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae

White-faced Storm-PetrelPelagodroma marinaRare/Accidental
White-bellied Storm-PetrelFregetta grallaria

 
PHAETHONTIFORMES: Phaethontidae

White-tailed TropicbirdPhaethon lepturus
Red-billed TropicbirdPhaethon aethereus
Red-tailed TropicbirdPhaethon rubricauda

 
SULIFORMES: Sulidae

Masked BoobySula dactylatra

 
SULIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae

Guanay CormorantPhalacrocorax bougainvilliiNear-threatened

 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae

Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis

 
ACCIPITRIFORMES: Cathartidae

Turkey VultureCathartes aura

 
ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae

Variable HawkGeranoaetus polyosoma

 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae

Spotted RailPardirallus maculatusRare/Accidental
Red-gartered CootFulica armillataRare/Accidental
Red-fronted CootFulica rufifronsRare/Accidental

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae

Blackish OystercatcherHaematopus aterRare/Accidental

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae

Southern LapwingVanellus chilensis

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae

Red PhalaropePhalaropus fulicarius

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae

Long-tailed JaegerStercorarius longicaudus

 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae

Gray NoddyProcelsterna albivittaRare/Accidental
Sooty TernOnychoprion fuscatus
Arctic TernSterna paradisaea

 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae

Rock PigeonColumba liviaIntroduced species

 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae

Short-eared OwlAsio flammeus

 
APODIFORMES: Trochilidae

Green-backed FirecrownSephanoides sephaniodes
Juan Fernandez FirecrownSephanoides fernandensisEndemic Critically endangered

 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae

American KestrelFalco sparverius
Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinusRare/Accidental

 
PASSERIFORMES: Furnariidae

Gray-flanked CinclodesCinclodes oustaleti
Masafuera RayaditoAphrastura masafueraeEndemic Critically endangered

 
PASSERIFORMES: Tyrannidae

Juan Fernandez Tit-TyrantAnairetes fernandezianusEndemic Near-threatened

 
PASSERIFORMES: Turdidae

Austral ThrushTurdus falcklandii

 
PASSERIFORMES: Emberizidae

Rufous-collared SparrowZonotrichia capensisRare/Accidental

 
PASSERIFORMES: Icteridae

Austral BlackbirdCuraeus curaeusRare/Accidental

 
PASSERIFORMES: Passeridae

House SparrowPasser domesticusIntroduced species

 

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