The Falkland Islands and South Atlantic
Birds of the Falkland Islands and South Atlantic, king penguins

FALKLANDS ISLANDS AND SOUTH ATLANTIC BIRDS -Click on an image to open the bird page

king penguins King Penguin Aptenodytes p. patagonica white tufted rollands grebe White-tufted Grebe Rollandia rolland
gentoo penguins Gentoo Penguin Pygocelis papua silvery grebe Silver Grebe Podiceps occipitalis
magellanic penguins Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus black crowned night heron quawk Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax cyanocephalus
rockhopper penguin Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome cattle egret Cattle Egret Bubulcus Ibis
macaroni penguin Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus upland geese Upland Goose Chloephaga picta
black browed albatross Black-browed Albatross Diomedea melanophris kelp geese Kelp Goose Chloephaga hybrida
wandering albatross Wandering (Snowy) Albatross Diomedea exulans ashy headed goose Ashy-headed Goose Chloephaga poliocephala
light mantled sooty albatross Light-mantled Sooty Albatross Phoebetria palpebrata ruddy headed geese Ruddy-headed Goose Chloephaga rubidceps
king or imperial cormorant King or Imperial Cormorant Phalacrocorax atriceps albiventer black necked swan Black-necked Swan Cygnus melancoryphus
rock cormorant Rock Cormorant 'Rock Shag' Phalacrocorax magellanicus coscoroba swan Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba
brown hooded gull Brown Hooded Gull Larus maculipennis falklands flightless steamer duck logger duck Falklands Flightless Steamer Duck Tachyeres brachydactyla
dolphin gulls Dolphin Gull Larus scoresbii falklands flying steamer duck canvas back Flying Steamer Duck Tachyeres patachonicus
dominican gull Kelp or Dominican Gull Larus dominicanus grey duck patagonian crested duck Patagonian Crested Duck Lophonetta s.specularioides
south american tern South American TernSterna hirundinacea speckled teal duck Speckled/ Yellow-billed Teal Anas flavirostris
falklands skua Falkland Skua Catharacta antarctica Brown pintail Brown Pintail/ Yellow-billed Pintail Anas georgica spinicauda
snowy sheathbill Snowy Sheathbill Chionis alba chiloe wigeon Chiloë Wigeon  Anas sibilatrix
peregrine cassins falcon Cassin's (Peregrine) Falcon Falco peregrinus cassini versicolor teal Silver/ Versicolor Teal Anas versivolor fretensis
crested caracara carancho Crested Caracara 'Carancho' Polyborus p.plancus tussac bird Tussac Bird Cinclodes antarcticus antarcticus
striated caracara johnny rook Striated Caracara Phalcoboenus australis black throated finch Black-throated Finch- Melanodera melanodera
link to redbacked hawk Red-backed Hawk Buteo polyosoma link to siskin Black-chinned Siskin Carduelis barbata
turkey vulture Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura link to house sparrow House Sparrow Passer domesticus
barn owl Barn Owl Tyto alba dark faced ground tyrant, bluebird Dark-faced Ground Tyrant Muscisaxicola macloviana
short eared owl Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus grass wren Grass Wren (Short-billed Marsh Wren) Cistothorus platensis falklandicus
giant petrel Southern Giant Petrel Macronectes giganteus southern house wren, cobbs wren Cobb's Wren (Southern House Wren) Troglodytes aëdon cobbi
wilsons storm petrel Wilson’s Storm Petrel Oceanites oceanicus falklands pipit Falkland Pipit Anthus correndera grayi
snow petrel Snow Petrel Pagodroma nivea link to south georgia pipit South Georgia pipit Anthus antarcticus
black bellied storm petrel Black-bellied Storm Petrel Fregetta tropica long tailed meadowlark robin Long-tailed Meadowlark Sturnella loyca falklandica
pintado cape pigeon Cape Pigeon (petrel) Daption capense link to falkland thrush Falkland Thrush Turdus falcklandii
white chinned petrel White-chinned Petrel Procellaria aequinoctialis chilean swallow Chilean Swallow Tachycineta leucopyga
fairy prion Fairy Prion- Pachyptila turtur black oystercatcher Blackish Oystercatcher Haematopus ater
link to thin billed prion Thin-billed Prion Pachyptila belcheri magellanic oystercatcher Magellanic Oystercatcher Haematopus leucopodus
greater shearwater Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis two banded plover Two-banded Plover Charadrius falklandicus
sooty shearwater Sooty Shearwater rufus chested dotterel Rufous-chested Dotterel Charadrius modestus
falklands diving petrel Falklands Diving Petrel magellanic snipe Common (Magellan) Snipe Gallinago gallinago/ paraguaiae
    white rumped sandpiper White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis