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Scientific FAMILY

Genus species

English name

Japanese name in rōmaji and kanji syllabary

 

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RALLIDAE

Fulica atra

common coot

ōban

大鷭, 𪆂鴿

 

 

RALLIDAE

Gallicrex cinerea

watercock

tsurukuina

 鶴秧雞

 

 

RALLIDAE

Gallinula chloropus

common moorhen

ban

 , 紅冠水雞,

万目,

 

RALLIDAE

 Porphyrio porphyrio

purple swamphen

seikei

青鶏

 

RALLIDAE

 Porzana fusca

ruddy-breasted crake

hikuina

 緋秧鶏, 緋水鶏

 

RALLIDAE

 Rallus aquaticus

water rail

kuina

秧鶏, 水鶏,

水雞, 秧雞

 

 

RALLIDAE

Zapornia pusilla

Baillon’s crake

nezumi-kuina

𪆤

 

 

RAMPHASTIDAE

Ramphastos ariel

ariel toucan

himuneoohashi

 

 

RAMPHASTIDAE Ramphastos sulphuratus

keel-billed toucan

sanshokukimuneoohashi

 

 

RAMPHASTIDAE

 Ramphastos toco

toco toucan

onioohashi

 

RAPHIDAE

 Raphus cucullatus

dodo

dōdō

 

RECURVIROSTRIDAE

Himantopus himantopus

black-winged stilt

seitakashigi

背高鷸

 

REGULIDAE

 Regulus regulus

goldcrest

kikuitadaki

菊戴, , 額鳥,

 菜戴

 

ROSTRATULIDAE

Rostratula benghalensis

greater painted-snipe

tamashigi

玉鷸, 羽斑鷸

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

 Actitis hypoleucos

common sandpiper

isoshigi

 磯鷸

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

 Arenaria interpres

ruddy turnstone

kyōjoshigi

京女鷸

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Calidris tenuirostris

great knot

obashigi

竹鷄, 尾羽鷸

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

 Gallinago gallinago

common snipe

tashigi

田鷸

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Gallinago hardwickii

Latham's snipe

ōjishigi

大地鴫

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Limnodromus scolopaceus

long-billed dowitcher

oohashishigi

大嘴鷸, 大嘴鴫

 

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Numenius sp.

curlew

shakushigi

杓鷸

 

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

 Scolopax rusticola

Eurasian woodcock

yamashigi

 山鴫, 竹鷄

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Tringa ochropus

green sandpiper

kawashigi

 川鴫

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Tringa sp.

sandpiper

ashishigi

足鷸, 足鴫

 

 

SCOLOPACIDAE

Tringa totanus

common redshank

akaashishigi

赤足鷸

 

 

SITTIDAE

 Sitta europaea

Eurasian nuthatch

gojūkara

五十雀, 木魚狗

 

SITTIDAE

 Tichodroma muraria

wall creeper

kabebashiri

 

 

SPHENISCIDAE

Aptenodytes forsteri

emperor penguin

kōteipengin

皇帝ペンギン

 

 

SPHENISCIDAE

Aptenodytes patagonicus

king penguin

ōsamapengin

王様ペンギン

 

 

SPHENISCIDAE

Spheniscus humboldti

Humboldt penguin

funborutopengin

 

 

STRIGIDAE

Asio flammeus

short-eared owl

komimizuku

小木菟

 

 

STRIGIDAE

 Bubo bubo

Eurasian eagle-owl

washimimizuku

 角鴟, 鷲木菟

 

STRIGIDAE

 Bubo scandiacus

snowy owl

shirofukurō

白梟, 夜遊女

 

STRIGIDAE

 Ketupa blakistoni

Blakiston's fish-owl

shimafukurō

 島梟, 夜猫

 

STRIGIDAE

 Ninox scutulata

brown hawk-owl

aobazuku

青葉木菟

 

STRIGIDAE

Otus sp.

scops owl

konohazuku

 大木の葉木菟,

 鴟鵂

 

STRIGIDAE

Strix uralensis

Ural owl

fukurō

 

 

STRUTHIONIDAE

 Struthio camelus

ostrich

dachō

 駝鳥

 

STURNIDAE

Acridotheres

cristatellus

crested myna

hakkachō

 八哥鳥, 鴝鵒, 鸚鵒

 

STURNIDAE

 Gracula religiosa

common hill myna

kyūkanchō

 九官鳥, 秦吉了

 

STURNIDAE

 Sturnia philippensis

chestnut-cheeked

starling

komukudori

小椋鳥

 

STURNIDAE

 Sturnia sinensis

white-shouldered

 starling

karamukudori

 

STURNIDAE

 Sturnia sturnina

Daurian starling

Shiberiamukudori

 シベリア椋鳥

 

STURNIDAE

 Sturnus cineraceus

white-cheeked starling

mukudori

椋鳥, ,

 

SULIDAE

Sula nebouxii

blue-footed booby

aoashikatsuodori

青脚鰹鳥

 

 

SYLVIIDAE

 Acrocephalus bistrigiceps

black-browed reed warbler

koyoshikiri

小葦切り,𩾗

 

 

SYLVIIDAE

 Acrocephalus orientalis

oriental reed warbler

nishiōyoshikiri

 西大葦切り, 剖葦鳥,

 行行子

 

SYLVIIDAE

Cettia diphone

Japanese bush-warbler

uguisu

 , , , 柴鶺鴒,

 柴脊令,

 

SYLVIIDAE

 Locustella ochotensis

Middendorff's warbler

shimasennyū

 島仙入, 島潜入

 

SYLVIIDAE

 Phylloscopus coronatus

eastern crowned

 leaf-warbler

sendaimushikui

 仙台虫喰

 

SYLVIIDAE

 Urosphena squameiceps

Asian stubtail

yabusame

 , 薮鮫

 

TETRAONIDAE

 Bonasa bonasia

hazel grouse

ezoraichō

 蝦夷雷鳥

 

TETRAONIDAE

 Lagopus muta

rock ptarmigan

raichō

 雷鳥, 松鷄

 

THRAUPIDAE

 Paroaria coronata

red-crested cardinal

kōkanchō

紅冠鳥

 

 

THRESKIORNITHIDAE

Eudocimus albus

white ibis

shirotoki

白朱鷺

 

 

THRESKIORNITHIDAE

Nipponia nippon

crested ibis

toki

朱鷺, 紅鶴

 

THRESKIORNITHIDAE

 Platalea leucorodia

Eurasian spoonbill

herasagi

 篦鷺, 漫畫

 

THRESKIORNITHIDAE

Threskiornis

melanocephalus

black-headed ibis

kamasagi

 鎌鷺

 

TIMALIIDAE

Garrulax chinensis

black-throated

laughingthrush

taikanchō

 大官鳥

 

TIMALIIDAE

Garrulax leucolophus

white-crested

laughingthrush

hakuōchū

 白烏秋

 

TIMALIIDAE

 Garrulax pectoralis

greater necklaced

 laughingthrush

kubiwagabichō

 娥眉, 首輪画眉鳥

 

TIMALIIDAE

Garrulax perspicillatus

masked laughingthrush

kaogurogabichō

 顔黒画眉鳥

 

TIMALIIDAE

 Garrulax striatus

striated laughingthrush

shirosujigabichō

 白条画眉鳥

 

TIMALIIDAE

 Leiothrix lutea

red-billed leiothrix

sōshichō

 相思鳥

 

TROCHILIDAE

Calypte anna

Anna’s hummingbird

annahachidori

 

 

TROCHILIDAE

 Phaethornis sp.

hermit hummingbird

yumihachidori

 

TROCHILIDAE

 Selasphorus rufus

rufous hummmingbird

akafutōhachidori

 

TROGLODYTIDAE

Troglodytes troglodytes

winter wren

misosazai

鷦鷯, 巧婦鳥,

 桃蟲

 

TROGONIDAE

Pharomachrus mocinno

resplendent quetzal

kazarikinubanedori

 

 

TURDIDAE

 Monticola solitarius

blue rock-thrush

isohiyodori

 磯鵯, 岩鶫

 

TURDIDAE

Sialia currucoides

mountain bluebird

mujiruritsugumi

 

 

TURDIDAE

Sialia sialis

eastern bluebird

ruritsugumi

 

 

TURDIDAE

 Turdus cardis

Japanese thrush

kurotsugumi

 黒鶇

 

TURDIDAE

Turdus chrysolaus

brown-headed thrush

akahara

 赤腹

 

TURDIDAE

Turdus naumanni

dusky thrush

tsugumi

 

 

TURDIDAE

Turdus pallidus

pale thrush

shirohara

 白腹

 

TURDIDAE

 Zoothera dauma

scaly thrush

nue

 虎鶇,

 

TURDIDAE

Zoothera sibirica

Siberian thrush

mamijiro

 眉白

 

UPUPIDAE

Upupa epops

Eurasian hoopoe

yatsugashira

戴勝, 八頭

 

VIDUIDAE

 Vidua fischeri

straw-tailed whydah

kisakisuzume

 后雀, 妃雀

 

ZOSTEROPIDAE

 Zosterops japonicus

Japanese white-eye

mejiro

 目白, 繍眼児

 

 

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