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Family Jacanidae
African Jacana, Actophilornis africanus
Comb-crested Jacana, Irediparra gallinacea
Wattled Jacana, Jacana jacana

African Jacana

Family Rostratulidae
painted snipe
Painted Snipe, Rostrulata benghalensis benghalensis

Painted Snipe

Family Scolopacidae
Wilson's Snipe, Gallinago delicata
Common Snipe, Gallinago gallinago gallinago
Great Snipe, Gallinago media
African Snipe, Gallinago nigripennis aequatorialis
American Woodcock, Scolopax minor
Woodcock, Scolopax rusticola
Marbled Godwit, Limosa fedoa
Bar-tailed Godwit, Limosa lapponica lapponica
Black-tailed Godwit, Limosa limosa islandica
Black-tailed Godwit, Limosa limosa limosa
Eurasian Curlew, Numenius arquata arquata
Whimbrel, Numenius phaeopus phaeopus
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper, Calidris acuminata
Sanderling, Calidris alba
Dunlin, Calidris alpina
Red Knot, Calidris canutus
Curlew Sandpiper, Calidris ferruginea
Purple Sandpiper, Calidris maritima
Western Sandpiper, Calidris mauri
Pectoral Sandpiper, Calidris melanotos
Little Stint, Calidris minuta
Least Sandpiper, Calidris minutilla
Semipalmated Sandpiper, Calidris pusilla
Temmink's Stint, Calidris temminckii
Great Knot, Calidris tenuirostris
Broad-billed Sandpiper, Limicola falcinellus
Ruff, Philomachus pugnax
Grey-tailed Tattler, Tringa brevipes
Common Sandpiper, Actitis hypoleucos
Spotted Sandpiper, Actitis macularia
Grey-tailed Tattler, Tringa brevipes
Spotted Redshank, Tringa erythropus
Lesser Yellowlegs, Tringa flavipes
Wood Sandpiper, Tringa glareola
Greater Yellowlegs, Tringa melanoleuca
Common Greenshank, Tringa nebularia
Green Sandpiper, Tringa ochropus
Solitary Sandpiper, Tringa solitaria
Marsh Sandpiper, Tringa stagnatilis
Common Redshank, Tringa totanus totanus
Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Tryngites subruficollis
Terek Sandpiper, Xenus cinereus
Willet , Catoptrophorus semipalmatus
Wandering Tattler, Heteroscelus incana
Grey Phalarope, Phalaropus fulicarius
Red-necked Phalarope, Phalaropus lobatus
Ruddy Turnstone, Arenaria interpres

Little Stint

Family Burhinidae
Double-striped Thick-knee, Burhinus bistriatus
Bush Thick-knee, Burhinus magnirostris
Stone Curlew, Burhinus oedicnemus oedicnemus
Senegal Thick-knee, Burhinus senegalensis
Peruvian Thick-knee, Burhinus superciliaris
Water Thick-knee, Burhinus vermiculatus
Beach Stone-curlew, Esacus giganteus

Peruvian Thick-knee

Family Charadriidae
Wrybill, Anarhynchus frontalis
Kentish Plover, Charadrius alexandrinus alexandrinus
Double-banded Plover (Banded Dotterel), Charadrius bicinctus
Little Ringed Plover, Charadrius dubius
Two-banded Plover, Charadrius falklandicus
Ringed Plover, Charadrius hiaticula hiaticula
Greater Sand Plover, Charadrius leschenaultii
Black-fronted Plover (Black-fronted Dotterel), Charadrius melanops
Piping Plover, Charadrius melodus
Lesser (Mongolian) Sand Plover, Charadrius mongolus
Dotterel, Charadrius morinellus
New Zealand Dotterel, Charadrius obscurus
Kittlitz's Plover, Charadrius pecuarius
Malaysian Plover, Charadrius peronii
Red-capped Plover (Red-capped Dotterel), Charadrius ruficapillus
Semi-palmated Plover, Charadrius semipalmatus
Three-banded Plover, Charadrius tricollaris
Oriental Plover, Charadrius veredus
Killdeer, Charadrius vociferus vociferus
Wilson's Plover, Charadrius wilsonia wilsonia
European Golden Plover, Pluvialis apricaria
American Golden Plover, Pluvialis dominica
Pacific Golden Plover, Pluvialis fulva
Grey Plover, Pluvialis squatarola
Blacksmith Plover, Vanellus armatus
Southern Lapwing, Vanellus chilensis
Crowned Plover, Vanellus coronatus
Long-toed Lapwing, Vanellus crassirostris
Red-wattled Lapwing, Vanellus indicus
Australian Masked Lapwing, Vanellus miles miles
New Zealand Masked Lapwing, Vanellus miles novaehollandiae
Andean Lapwing, Vanellus resplendens
(Senegal) Wattled Plover, Vanellus senegallus
Spur-winged Plover, Vanellus spinosus
Banded Lapwing, Vanellus tricolor
Northern Lapwing, Vanellus vanellus

Ringed Plover

Family Haematopodidae
Blackish Oystercatcher, Haematopus ater
South Island Pied Oystercatcher, Haematopus finschi
Sooty Oystercatcher, Haematopus fuliginosus
Magellanic Oystercatcher, Haematopus leucopodus
Australian Pied Oystercatcher, Haematopus longirostris
African Black Oystercatcher, Haematopus moquini
Eurasian Oystercatcher, Haematopus ostralegus ostralegus
American Oystercatcher, Haematopus palliatus
Variable Oystercatcher, Haematopus unicolor

Eurasian Oystercatcher

Family Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt, Himantopus himantopus himantopus
White-headed Stilt (Australian Stilt), Himantopus leucocephalus
Black-necked Stilt, Himantopus mexicanus
Black Stilt, Himantopus novaezelandiae
Pied Avocet, Recurvirostra avosetta

Black-winged Stilt

Family Glareolidae
Cream-coloured Courser, Cursorius cursor
Temminck's Courser, Cursorius temminckii
Collared Pratincole, Glareola pratincola
Australian Pratincole, Stiltia isabella

Collared Pratincole

Family Chionididae
Yellow-billed Sheathbill, Chionis alba

Yellow-billed Sheathbill

Family Stercorariidae
skuas (jaegers)
Subantarctic Skua (Brown Skua), Catharacta antarctica lonnbergi
Great Skua (Bonxie), Catharacta skua
Long-tailed Skua, Stercorarius longicaudus longicaudus
Arctic Skua, Stercorarius parasiticus
Pomarine Skua, Stercorarius pomarinus

Pomarine Skua

Family Laridae
gulls, terns
Black-billed Gull, Chroicocephalus bulleri
Grey-headed Gull, Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus
Slender-billed Gull, Chroicocephalus genei
Hartlaub's Gull, Chroicocephalus hartlaubi
Silver Gull, Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae
Bonaparte's Gull, Chroicocephalus philadelphia
Black-headed Gull, Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Red-billed Gull, Chroicocephalus scopulinus
Little Gull, Hydrocoloeus minutus
Yellow-legged Gull, Larus (cachinnans) michahellis
Herring Gull (Scandinavian), Larus argentatus argentatus
Herring Gull (British), Larus argentatus argenteus
Herring Gull (Madeiran), Larus argentatus atlantis
Audouin's Gull, Larus audouinii
Band-tailed Gull, Larus belcheri
Mew Gull, Larus brachyrhynchus
Caspian Gull, Larus cachinnans
Californian Gull, Larus californicus
Common Gull, Larus canus canus
Ring-billed Gull, Larus delawarensis
Kelp Gull, Larus dominicanus
Lava Gull, Larus fuliginosus
Lesser Black-backed Gull, Larus fuscus graellsi
Iceland Gull, Larus glaucoides glaucoides
Kumlien's Gull, Larus glaucoides kumlieni
Heermann's Gull, Larus heermanni
Heuglin's Gull, Larus heuglini
Glaucous Gull, Larus hyperboreus hyperboreus
Glaucous-winged Gull, Larus glaucescens
White-eyed Gull, Larus leucophthalmus
Great Black-backed Gull, Larus marinus
Mediterranean Gull, Larus melanocephalus
Azorean Gull, Larus michahellis atlantis
Yellow-legged Gull, Larus michahellis michahellis
Western Gull (northern race), Larus occidentalis occidentalis
Western Gull (southern race), Larus occidentalis wymani
Pacific Gull, Larus pacificus
Slaty-backed Gull, Larus schistisagus
American Herring Gull, Larus smithsonianus
Thayer's Gull, Larus thayeri
Laughing Gull, Leucophaeus atricilla
Gray Gull, Leucophaeus modestus
Franklin's Gull, Leucophaeus pipixcan
Dolphin Gull, Leucophaeus scoresbii
Ivory Gull, Pagophila eburnea
Ross's Gull, Rhodostethia rosea
Red-legged Kittiwake, Rissa brevirostris
Black-legged Kittiwake, Rissa tridactyla tridactyla
Inca Tern, Larosterna inca
Little Tern, Sterna albifrons albifrons
Least Tern, Sterna antillarum
Bridled Tern, Sterna anaethetus
Lesser Crested Tern, Sterna bengalensis
Crested Tern, Sterna bergii
Caspian Tern, Sterna caspia
Roseate Tern, Sterna dougallii dougallii
Forster's Tern, Sterna forsteri
Sooty Tern, Sterna fuscata
Common Tern, Sterna hirundo hirundo
Royal Tern, Sterna maxima
Arctic Tern, Sterna paradisaea
Sandwich Tern, Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis
White-fronted Tern, Sterna striata
Black-naped Tern, Sterna sumatrana
Brown (Common) Noddy, Anous stolidus
Lesser Noddy, Anous tenuirostris
Whiskered Tern (Australian race), Chlidonias hybridus javanicus
Whiskered Tern (European race), Chlidonias hybridus hybridus
White-winged Black Tern, Chlidonias leucopterus
Black Tern, Chlidonias niger niger
Swallow-tailed Gull, Creagrus furcatus
Gull-billed Tern, Gelochelidon nilotica macrotarsa
White (Fairy) Tern, Gygis alba

Iceland Gull

Family Rynchopidae
African Skimmer, Rhynchops flavirostris
Black Skimmer, Rhynchops nigra
Black Skimmer

Family Alcidae
Whiskered Auklet, Aethia pygmaea
Razorbill, Alca torda islandica
Little Auk, Alle alle alle
Pigeon Guillemot, Cepphus columba
Black Guillemot, Cepphus grylle arcticus
Parrakeet Auklet, Cyclorrhynchus psittacula
Atlantic Puffin, Fratercula arctica grabae
Tufted Puffin, Fratercula cirrhata
Horned Puffin, Fratercula corniculata
Bridled Guillemot, Uria aalge
Northern Guillemot (Atlantic Murre), Uria aalge aalge
Southern Guillemot (Southern Atlantic Common Murre), Uria aalge albionis
Brünnich's Guillemot (Thick-billed Murre), Uria lomvia lomvia

Atlantic Puffins

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