IUCN Endangered Bird Species

IUCN Endangered Species

Critically Endangered Birds

Caatinga Woodpecker Celeus obrieni Christmas Island frigatebird Fregata andrewsi Magdalena Tinamou Crypturellus saltuarius New Caledonian Owlet-nightjar Aegotheles savesi Okarito Brown Kiwi Apteryx rowi Okinawa Woodpecker Sapheopipo noguchii Puerto Rican Nightjar Caprimulgus noctitherus Sumatran Ground Cuckoo Carpococcyx viridis Writhed-billed Hornbill Aceros waldeni

Other Endangered Bird Species

Critically endangered Anseriformes

Brazilian Merganser Mergus octosetaceus Campbell Island Teal Anas nesiotis Crested Shelduck Tadorna cristata Laysan Duck Anas laysanensis Madagascar Pochard Aythya innotata Pink-headed Duck Netta caryophyllacea

Critically endangered Charadriiformes

Black Stilt Himantopus novaezelandiae Chinese Crested Tern Thalasseus bernsteini Javanese Lapwing Vanellus macropterus Jerdon’s Courser Rhinoptilus bitorquatus Kittlitz’s Murrelet Brachyramphus brevirostris New Zealand Fairy Tern Sterna nereis davisae Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius

Critically endangered Ciconiiformes

California Condor Gymnogyps californianus Dwarf Olive Ibis Bostrychia bocagei Giant Ibis Thaumatibis gigantea Northern Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita White-shouldered Ibis Pseudibis davisoni

Critically endangered Columbiformes

Grenada Dove Leptotila wellsi Marquesan Imperial Pigeon Ducula galeata Mindoro Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba platenae Negros Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba keayi Purple-winged Ground Dove Claravis godefrida Silvery Pigeon Columba argentina Sulu Bleeding-heart Gallicolumba menagei

Critically endangered Falconiformes

Cuban Kite Chondrohierax wilsonii Indian White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis Indian Vulture Gyps indicus Madagascar Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vociferoides Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi Ridgway’s Hawk Buteo ridgwayi Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi

Critically endangered Galliformes

Blue-Billed Curassow Crax alberti Djibouti Francolin Francolinus ochropectus Gorgeted Wood-Quail Odontophorus strophium Himalayan Quail Ophrysia superciliosa Trinidad Piping-Guan Pipile pipile White-Winged Guan Penelope albipennis

Critically endangered Gruiformes

New Caledonian Rail Gallirallus lafresnayanus Samoan Wood Rail Gallinula pacifica Siberian Crane Grus leucogeranus

Critically endangered Passeriformes

Araripe Manakin Antilophia bokermanni Azores Bullfinch Pyrrhula murina Bali Starling Leucopsar rothschildi Banggai Crow Corvus unicolor Belding’s Yellowthroat Geothlypis beldingi Bulo Burti Boubou Laniarius liberatus Cebu Flowerpecker Dicaeum quadricolor Caerulean Paradise-flycatcher Eutrichomyias rowleyi Cherry-throated Tanager Nemosia roure Cozumel Thrasher Toxostoma guttatum Guadalupe Junco Junco insularis Gurney’s Pitta Pitta gurneyi Hooded Seedeater Sporophila melanops Isabela Oriole Oriolus isabellae Mangrove Finch Camarhynchus heliobates Marquesan Imperial Pigeon Ducula galeata Mauritius Fody Foudia rubra Mauritius Olive White-eye Zosterops chloronothus Montserrat Oriole Icterus oberi Nihoa Finch Telespiza ultima Nihoa Millerbird Acrocephalus familiaris kingi Pohnpei Starling Aplonis pelzelni Poʻo-uli Melamprosops phaeosoma Puaiohi Myadestes palmeri Raso Lark Alauda razae Royal Cinclodes Cinclodes aricomae Rueck’s Blue-flycatcher Cyornis ruckii São Tomé Grosbeak Neospiza concolor Semper’s Warbler Leucopeza semperi Seychelles Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone corvina Socorro Mockingbird Mimodes graysoni Taita Thrush Turdus helleri Uluguru Bushshrike Malaconotus alius White-chested White-eye Zosterops albogularis

Critically endangered Podicipediformes

Alaotra Grebe Tachybaptus rufolavatus Junin Flightless Grebe Podiceps taczanowskii

Critically endangered Procellariiformes

Amsterdam Albatross Diomedea amsterdamensis Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus Beck’s Petrel Pseudobulweria becki Chatham Albatross Thalassarche eremita Chatham Petrel Pterodroma axillaris Fiji Petrel Pseudobulweria macgillivrayi Galápagos Petrel Pterodroma phaeopygia Magenta Petrel Pterodroma magentae Mascarene Petrel Pseudobulweria aterrima New Zealand Storm-petrel Oceanites maorianus Spectacled Petrel Procellaria conspicillata Townsend’s Shearwater Puffinus auricularis

Critically endangered Psittaciformes

Blue-throated Macaw Ara glaucogularis; previously Ara caninde Blue-fronted Lorikeet Charmosyna toxopei Citron-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea citrinocristata Glaucous Macaw Anodorhynchus glaucus Indigo-winged Parrot Hapalopsittaca fuertesi Kakapo Strigops habroptilus Lear’s Macaw Anodorhynchus leari Mauritius Parakeet Psittacula echo New Caledonian Lorikeet Charmosyna diadema Night Parrot Pezoporus occidentalis Ō‘ū Psittirostra psittacea Orange-bellied Parrot Neophema chrysogaster Puerto Rican Amazon Amazona vittata Red-throated Lorikeet Charmosyna amabilis Red-vented Cockatoo Cacatua haematuropygia Spix’s Macaw Cyanopsitta spixii Yellow-crested Cockatoo Cacatua sulphurea Yellow-eared Parrot Ognorhynchus icterotis

Critically endangered Strigiformes

Anjouan Scops Owl Otus capnodes Comoro Scops Owl Otus pauliani Forest Owlet Athene blewitti Moheli Scops Owl Otus moheliensis Siau Scops Owl Otus siaoensis

Critically endangered Trochiliformes

Black-breasted Puffleg Eriocnemis nigrivestis Colorful Puffleg Eriocnemis mirabilis Juan Fernández Firecrown Sephanoides fernandensis Gorgeted Puffleg Eriocnemis isabellae