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Avibase is an extensive database information system about all birds of the world, containing over 21 million records about 10,000 species and 22,000 subspecies of birds, including distribution information for 12,000 regions, 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 2018 - Number of records currently in Avibase: 21,677,974 - Last update: 2018-06-07

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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
Campephilus [melanoleucos or gayaquilensis] Scientific Campephilus [melanoleucos or gayaquilensis] split
Campephilus bairdii Scientific Campephilus principalis bairdii ssp.
Campephilus dalquesti Scientific Campephilus dalquesti fossil
Campephilus gayaquilensis Scientific Campephilus gayaquilensis
Campephilus gayaqulensis Scientific Campephilus gayaquilensis
Campephilus guatemalensis Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis
Campephilus guatemalensis dorsofasciatus Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni (dorsofasciatus) ssp.
Campephilus guatemalensis guatemalensis Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis guatemalensis ssp.
Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni ssp.
Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni (nelsoni) ssp.
Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni (dorsofasciatus) Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni (dorsofasciatus) ssp.
Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni (nelsoni) Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis nelsoni (nelsoni) ssp.
Campephilus guatemalensis regius Scientific Campephilus guatemalensis regius ssp.
Campephilus haematogaster Scientific Campephilus haematogaster
Campephilus haematogaster Scientific Campephilus haematogaster haematogaster ssp.
Campephilus haematogaster haematogaster Scientific Campephilus haematogaster
Campephilus haematogaster haematogaster Scientific Campephilus haematogaster haematogaster ssp.
Campephilus haematogaster splendens Scientific Campephilus haematogaster splendens ssp.
Campephilus imperialis Scientific Campephilus imperialis
Campephilus leucopogon Scientific Campephilus leucopogon
Campephilus leucopogon (leucopogon) Scientific Campephilus leucopogon (leucopogon) ssp.
Campephilus leucopogon (major) Scientific Campephilus leucopogon (major) ssp.
Campephilus leucopogon leucopogon Scientific Campephilus leucopogon (leucopogon) ssp.
Campephilus leucopogon major Scientific Campephilus leucopogon (major) ssp.
Campephilus magellanicus Scientific Campephilus magellanicus

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