List of British Birds

Page : 2 of the list of British Birds with links to further details of individual species, taxonomic data and images (if available).

You will find listed here, in alphabetical order by common name, all the British Bird species from our Flora and Fauna database. As there are a large number of species with similar names we have included the genus, species, phylum, family and kingdom to help you correctly select the one you are looking for.

All birds are of the Kingdom Animalia, the Phylum Chordata, and the Class Aves

Kestrel

The Common or Rock Kestrel - Falco tinnunculus

The Common or Rock Kestrel - Falco tinnunculus

 

This page only displays species that have common names, there is likely to be many more members of this species in the main database that are found either in or around the British Isles or somewhere within the United Kingdom that do not have common names they will however be marked native, introduced, etc. To access these return to Flora and Fauna Menu and use the World Wildlife sub-menu.

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Picture Availability

If photographs are available the species name is displayed in bold with the camera icon Camera Icon beside it along with the number of photos available. Similarly if other types of image, e.g. paintings or drawings, are available the image icon Image Icon is displayed along with the number of images. To view the images click on the species name.

Endangered Species

Where species are at risk or endangered the Common Name is displayed in red emboldened text.

Common Name
Species
Status
Family
Suborder
Order

Common Name

Species

Status

Family

Suborder

Order

Falcon, Eleonora's Falcon

Falcon, Lanner Falcon

Falcon, Red-footed Falcon

Falcon, Saker Falcon

Falcon. Peregrine, (Peregrine), (Barbary Falcon)

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Finch, White-winged Snowfinch, Snow Finch, Snowfinch

Flycatcher, Collared Flycatcher

Flycatcher, European Pied Flycatcher

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Flycatcher, Spotted Flycatcher

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 1

Flycatcher. Red-breasted,

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Fulmar. Northern,

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 2

Gadwall

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 2

Gallinule, American Purple Gallinule

Ralli

Gannet. Northern,

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Godwit, Bar-tailed Godwit

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Scolopaci

Godwit, Black-tailed Godwit

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 2

Scolopaci

Goldeneye. Common,

Goldfinch, Eurasian Goldfinch

  Photo Icon x 3  Image Icon x 3

Goose, Bean Goose

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Goose, Blue Goose, Snow Goose

Goose, Brent Goose, Brant Goose

  Photo Icon x 2  Image Icon x 1

Goose, Greater White-Fronted Goose

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Goose, Greylag Goose, Grey Lag Goose

  Image Icon x 1

Goose, Lesser White-Fronted Goose

Goose, Pink-footed Goose

Goose. Barnacle,

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Goose. Canada or Brant,

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 1

Goose. Red-breasted,

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 1

Goshawk. Northern, (Goshawk)

Grebe. Black-necked, (Eared Grebe)

Grebe. Great Crested,

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Grebe. Horned, (Slavonian Grebe)

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Grebe. Red-necked,

Greenfinch, European Greenfinch

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Greenshank, Common Greenshank

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Scolopaci

Grosbeak, Pine Grosbeak, Pine Finch

Grouse, Eurasian Black Grouse

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Grouse, Hazel hen, Hazel Grouse

Guillemot, Black Guillemot

  Image Icon x 2

Lari

Guillemot, Brunnich's Guillemot, Thick-billed Murre

  Image Icon x 1

Lari

Guillemot, Common Guillemot, Northern Pintail, Common Murre, guillemot marmette

  Photo Icon x 3  Image Icon x 2

Lari

Gull, Audouin's Gull

Lari

Gull, Black-headed Gull

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 1

Lari

Gull, Common Gull or Mew Gull

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Lari

Gull, Glaucous Gull

Lari

Gull, Great Black-backed Gull

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Lari

Gull, Herring Gull

  Photo Icon x 2  Image Icon x 3

Lari

Gull, Iceland Gull

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Lari

Gull, Ivory Gull

Lari

Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull

  Photo Icon x 4  Image Icon x 1

Lari

Gull, Little Gull

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Lari

Gull, Mediterranean Gull

Lari

Gull, Sabine's Gull

  Image Icon x 1

Lari

Gull, Slender-billed Gull

Lari

Gyrfalcon. (Gyr Falcon)

  Image Icon x 1

Harrier. Montagu's,

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Harrier. Northern, (Hen Harrier)

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Harrier. Western Marsh, (Marsh Harrier)

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 2

Hawk. Red-shouldered, Red Shouldered Buzzard

  Image Icon x 1

Hawk. Red-tailed, Red Tailed Buzzard

Heron, Grey Heron

  Photo Icon x 2  Image Icon x 3

Heron, Purple Heron

Heron. Black-crowned Night,

Hobby. Eurasian, (Northern Hobby)

  Photo Icon x 3  Image Icon x 2

Hoopoe. Common or Eurasian,

  Photo Icon x 4  Image Icon x 2

Jackdaw, Eurasian Crow

  Photo Icon x 2  Image Icon x 3

Jay. Eurasian,

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 4

Kestrel. Common, (Rock Kestrel)

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 5

Kestrel. Lesser,

  Image Icon x 1

Kingfisher. Belted,

  Photo Icon x 1  Image Icon x 1

Kingfisher. Common,

  Photo Icon x 2  Image Icon x 4

Kite, Black-winged Kite

Kite. Black,

  Image Icon x 3

Kite. Black-shouldered,

  Image Icon x 1

Kite. Swallow-tailed,

Kittiwake, Black-legged Kittiwake

  Image Icon x 2

Lari

Knot, Red Knot

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Scolopaci

Lammergeier, Lammergeyer or Bearded Vulture

Lapwing, Spur-winged Lapwing or Spur-winged Plover

Charadrii

Lapwing. Northern, Peewit, Green Plover

  Photo Icon x 3  Image Icon x 4

Charadrii

Lark, Crested Lark

Lark, Greater Short-toed Lark

 

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