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   Great Crested Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher
Myiarchus crinitus


   Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus) - GCFL (recent eBird sightings, view CBRC records, range map
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  1. Fwd: Great Crested Flycatcher!!!!!! LINK
    DATE: Oct 1, 2017 @ 4:19pm, 18 day(s) ago
    Meant to post...
    
    Sent from my iPhone
    
    Begin forwarded message:
    
    From: David Pereksta < pereksta@... >
    Date: October 1, 2017 at 16:12:17 PDT
    To: venturacobirding < venturacobirding@yahoogroups.com >
    Subject: Great Crested Flycatcher!!!!!!
    
    I just found Ventura County's first ever Great Crested Flycatcher at Sycamore Canyon. It is in the Sycamore trees at the day use parking lot. I will attempt to stay with it for those that want to chase. Hurry
    
    Dave Pereksta
    Ventura
    
    Sent from my iPhone
    
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  3. Re: [CALBIRDS] Great Crested Flycatcher, Santa Barbara County LINK
    DATE: Oct 5, 2014 @ 10:08am, 3 year(s) ago
    No one had found the flycatcher as of 9am this morning.
    
    Dave Compton
    Santa Barbara
    
    Sent from my iPhone
    On Oct 4, 2014, at 11:27 PM, "Wim van Dam wim.van.dam@... [CALBIRDS]" <CALBIRDS-noreply@yahoogroups.com> wrote:
    
    > FYI: This Saturday Dave Compton and company found a Great Crested Flycatcher at Refugio State Beach in Santa Barbara County. More information can be found at the sbcobirding newsgroup:
    >
    > https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/sbcobirding/
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    > "Rare Birds of California" (2007) has this to say: "Vagrant Great Crested Flycatchers are notorious for being "one-day wonders"--less than a quarter of California's (11 of 45) have lingered longer." So there's that.
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    > Wim van Dam
    > Solvang, CA
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  5. Great Crested Flycatcher, Santa Barbara County LINK
    DATE: Oct 5, 2014 @ 11:27pm, 3 year(s) ago
    FYI: This Saturday Dave Compton and company found a Great Crested Flycatcher at Refugio State Beach in Santa Barbara County. More information can be found at the sbcobirding newsgroup:
    
    https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/sbcobirding/
    
    "Rare Birds of California" (2007) has this to say: "Vagrant Great Crested Flycatchers are notorious for being "one-day wonders"--less than a quarter of California's (11 of 45) have lingered longer." So there's that.
    
    Wim van Dam
    Solvang, CA
    
    
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  7. Barbara Carlson record San Diego year: 387 species LINK
    DATE: Dec 31, 2013 @ 2:57pm, 4 year(s) ago
    Barbara Carlson has ended 2013 with a phenomenal 387 species in San
    Diego County. This is not only a new record for this county (former
    record was ca. 370), but it is undoubtedly a single-year record for any
    county in the U.S./Canada. Barbara was aided by an excellent
    rarity-winter of 2012-2013, good shorebirds in late summer, LOTS of time
    spent offshore throughout the year racking up a long list of tough
    pelagic species, a reasonably productive autumn filling in holes,
    and--most of all--pure diligence! A testament to her long list was the
    fact that very recent findings of species such as a new Blue-headed
    Vireo, Bay-breasted and Black-throated Green Warblers, Painted Redstart,
    Orchard Orioles, and even a Masked/Nazca Booby added no new
    species.....she'd seen them all already earlier in the year! Her only
    new bird since Thanksgiving was the Oceanside Glaucous Gull.
    
    In the near future, Barbara will make a list of all the rarities she saw
    in the county this year, with the date, location, and other observers
    who saw them with her, and will make that document available to anyone
    interested. When ready, she will post news of its existence on this
    listserve.
    
    The list of high-quality rarities she saw in San Diego County in 2013 is
    too long to give here in its entirety, but here are some of the best of
    the best:
    Red-necked Grebe
    Flesh-footed Shearwater
    Great Shearwater
    Manx Shearwater
    Masked/Nazca Booby
    Blue-footed Booby
    Lesser Sand-Plover
    Wilson's Plover
    Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
    Franklin's Gull
    Glaucous Gull
    Guadalupe and Craveri's Murrelets
    Inca Dove
    Black Swift
    Broad-billed Hummingbird
    Great Crested Flycatcher
    Thick-billed Kingbird
    Blue-headed Vireo
    Yellow-green Vireo
    Gray Catbird
    Grace's, Pine, Bay-breasted, Black-thr Green, Prairie, Mourning Warblers
    Painted Redstart
    Nelson's Sparrow
    Harris's Sparrow
    Scarlet Tanager
    Bronzed Cowbird
    Orchard Oriole
    
    And what were her biggest "misses" Long-eared Owl, Ancient
    Murrelet....the Le Conte's Sparrow, Sandwich Tern, and multiple 'dips'
    on Yellow-billed Cuckoo and Scissor-tailed Flycatcher.
    
    Again, congratulations!
    
    Who's next to try!
    
    --Paul Lehman, San Diego
    
    
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  9. Recent Rarity Photos: Great and Flesh-foot Shears, Great Crested LINK
    DATE: Oct 14, 2013 @ 6:20am, 4 year(s) ago
    Recent Rarity Photos from San Diego County:
    
    Great Shearwater:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/68911779@N00/sets/72157636528759845/
    
    Flesh-footed Shearwater:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/68911779@N00/sets/72157636528782165/
    
    Great Crested Flycatcher:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/68911779@N00/sets/72157636528807645/
    
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    Matt Sadowski
    Chula Vista, CA
    
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  11. FRNC - continuing Great Crested Flycatcher, 11 Oct 2013 LINK
    DATE: Oct 12, 2013 @ 8:30pm, 4 year(s) ago
    Evidently the GREAT CRESTED FLYCATCHER was still at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Point Loma (three days now) as I caught a glimpse of it this evening flying into a cypress tree near "the dip". It gave a single loud "huu-ipp" call right after it dived into the tree!
    Eluding my detection, until 30 seconds after Barbara Carlson arrived (!), the flycatcher suddenly began calling again loudly at 6 pm right in the same cypress tree. We ran around on to the road, as the bird had dived down, and sure enough there sat the flycatcher eating an enormous green katydid!
    
    The exact location was along Cabrillo Memorial Drive just south of the main FRNC entrances. Going south the road dips down and at the bottom most spot, a few hundred yards on, there is a Cape Plumbago bush on the east side, and a cypress tree on the west side. It was in both places there. It then flew east to the eucalyptus grove behind "the wall", where I obtained more close photographs.
    
    Gruesome photos of the flycatcher eating the katydid, and some nice close-ups showing the tail and underparts coloration can be found on my blog link here http://www.sandiegobirding.com/p=3324
    
    Good luck!
    -- Gary Nunn,
    Pacific Beach
    
    
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  13. Great Crested Flycatcher on the Farallones LINK
    DATE: Oct 10, 2013 @ 1:03pm, 4 year(s) ago
    Hi everyone,
    
    The Farallon Islands just got its first Great Crested Flycatcher since 1989. This is the 12th record for the island, but half of those records are from the late 60's and early 70's. The wind finally died down today, and so we are seeing a few migrants. Aside from the mega just mentioned, we also have seen Hammond's Flycatcher, Wilson's Snipe, Nashville Warbler,
    Killdeer, and a Short-eared Owl. Also a longspur rattled, but has yet to be identified.
    
    This is our final day of Farallonathon, our annual fundraiser. I just updated our Los Farallones blog about the big bird wave we had last Friday. I'll be adding some more updates soon about what we have seen since then.
    
    Here's a link to our blog: http://www.losfarallones.blogspot.com/
    
    And a link to our fundraising site: http://birdathon.kintera.org/faf/search/searchTeamPart.aspievent=1082358&lis=1&kntae1082358=CEF6DD958C1A4B02A0B7DDEAD526D741&team=5733934
    
    Good birding!
    Jim
    
    James R. TietzSE Farallon Island, CA
    
    
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  15. FRNC - photos Great Crested Flycatcher, Yellow-green Vireo 09 Oct 2013 LINK
    DATE: Oct 10, 2013 @ 8:11pm, 4 year(s) ago
    I posted some photographs of the GREAT CRESTED FLYCATCHER and YELLOW-GREEN VIREO that I found early this morning 09 Oct 2013 at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Point Loma, San Diego. The flycatcher looked rather moribund when I first located it, but it took off on strong winds and I could not relocate it. Perhaps it is still around the cemetery some place, worth checking after this wind and rain storm rolls through.
    
    Photos at my blog link here http://www.sandiegobirding.com/p=3275
    
    -- Gary Nunn,
    Pacific Beach
    
    
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  17. (fwd) Great Crested Flycatcher LINK
    DATE: Sep 20, 2012 @ 6:13pm, 5 year(s) ago
    Forwarding for David Nelson --- This site is in Santa Cruz County where
    the bird has been present since last Sunday but apparently has not yet been
    posted to Calbirds. Photo links:
    
    http://people.ucsc.edu/~jlreid/2012.09.19%20Great-crested%20Flycatcher/index.htm
    l
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/10246978@N00/7993836509/in/photostream/
    
    On Thu, 20 Sep 2012 07:52:37 -0700, David Nelson wrote:
    
    Al DeMartini and I heard then saw the Great Crested Flycatcher at Natural
    Bridges St. Pk. At 7:30 AM this morning in the taller Willow (yellowish)
    east of the first short bridge at the bottom of the slope. After a few
    seconds view it flew NW into the darker green willows where it called on
    and off for a few minutes, though out of sight. Silent now for a few
    minutes, and out of view.
    
    Please post to the net if you can.
    
    Thank you,
    
    David W. Nelson
    
    Sent from my iPhone
    --
    Joseph Morlan, Pacifica, CA
    "It turns out we're very good at not seeing things" - Jack Hitt
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  19. Update: Orange County Rarities LINK
    DATE: Sep 27, 2009 @ 2:23am, 8 year(s) ago
    First the Blue-footed Booby at the Dana Point Harbor jetty, Orange County,
    California. First found Thursday late afternoon by Robert McNab. Observed
    Friday AM after sunrise, but at some point left jetty only to return about 11 AM
    and apparently spent the rest of the day on the jetty. Saturday well
    photographed by boat by Monte Taylor (http://www.tsuru-bird.net) about 7:15
    AM.... but by 8:30 AM was gone. Did not come back from 8:30 AM to at least 11
    AM....next reported 12:55 PM. Not on jetty at 3:15 PM when I rechecked but flew
    in about 3:45 PM and was still there about 5:30 PM when I left.
    
    Conclusion: Bird has a routine.... seen on same rock of the long jetty at Dana
    Point Harbor for all sightings.... last top rock beyond the fog horn tower
    before the outer, long jetty slopes into the ocean. Roosts on that rock....
    leaves in morning and also may leave jetty in mid afternoon. Therefore, from
    the 3 days of observation, best times to see the Booby is after sunrise and in
    late afternoon. I think the best viewing spot would be from the island in the
    Dana Point Harbor... after crossing bridge make left turn and park at the end
    parking lot. The end of the long outer jetty is 1200 plus feet from this
    viewing area.... scope really needed to see details.
    
    Second... Upper Santa Ana River. Great Crested Flycatcher.... found by Doug
    Willick today, seen by some up to about 2 pm today.... along bike trail along
    Santa Ana River downstream from Glassell from 100 yards west to area of Porta
    Pottie. Also in the riverbed: Solitary Sandpiper and above Glassell.. Brewer's
    Sparrow and Yellow-headed Blackbird in riverbed. Below Glassell... Plumbeous
    Vireo and below Lincoln Pectoral Sandpiper.
    
    Joel Weintraub
    Orange Co RBA Compiler
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  21. Busy day at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery - Great Crested Flycatcher LINK
    DATE: May 20, 2009 @ 9:23pm, 8 year(s) ago
    http://obeach.smugmug.com/gallery/4091795_rfwHj/1/541695984_iMzQP
    
    Added to the gallery are three images of the Flycatcher. In addition
    Scarlet Tanger, Summer Tanager and Varied Thrush.
    
    Regards,
    
    Tom Blackman
    
    obeach@...
    
    
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  23. Great Crested Flycatcher still at Carmel river mouth LINK
    DATE: Oct 8, 2007 @ 7:54pm, 10 year(s) ago
    This morning Mike Rogers, John Luther, and I spent a couple of hours
    looking for the Great Crested Flycatcher along the Carmel river from
    the green pipe downstream to the end of accessible habitat. It was
    quite windy early (~7:30), but eventually Mike found the bird up the
    north bank behind some tennis courts and near a white wood fence
    that runs down to the river. The bird was quite difficult to see
    well, it stayed low, making short fluttering flights up and then
    dropping down into denser vegetation. Mike and John got good looks
    a couple of times. We lost the bird as it worked its way east in
    cover and against the light.
    
    An hour or more later, I heard the bird calling a loud "wheeep" call
    from quite a bit downstream on the south side of the river bed. It
    called a couple of times initially and then as I approached, it
    called about half a dozen times in succession. That was the only
    time it called this morning. It appeared to be inside a bush
    covered in white berries (Snowberry) and only fluttered up into
    view once. It then flew back across to the north side of the river
    and disappeared. Mike had one more brief view of it fluttering in
    some vegetation about 10 minutes later, but we had to leave after
    that. The wind had died down, so perhaps finding the bird will be
    easier later today.
    
    Also, the depth of the water at the makeshift wooden "bridge" is
    only a bit more than ankle depth (we crossed in rubber boots just
    fine) at least on the downstream side.
    
    Richard Jeffers
    Santa Clara, CA
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  25. Great Crested Flycatcher continues at the Carmel River mouth LINK
    DATE: Oct 8, 2007 @ 7:52pm, 10 year(s) ago
    All,
    
    The GREAT CRESTED FLYCATCHER found yesterday at the Carmel River mouth
    in Monterey County was still present at the same location (about 200
    yards downstream from the green pipe) this morning 10/8/07, seen by
    Richard Jeffers, John Luther and me. I initially found the bird at
    8:20am a short ways from the creek, foraging low in some dry fennel
    near the southeast corner of the tennis courts north of the river. It
    was hard to track as it foraged by fluttering low in the vegetation,
    staying pretty concealed. We followed it until about 8:40am and Richard
    later heard the bird call 6 times and then saw it fly across the river
    a bit further downstream at about 9:30am.
    
    Mike Rogers
    Sunnyvale, CA
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  27. Great Crested Flycatcher at Carmel R. mouth LINK
    DATE: Oct 7, 2007 @ 11:14pm, 10 year(s) ago
    This morning we, and a large field trip from a NAS convention, found
    a Great Crested Flycatcher along the dry riverbed at Carmel R. mouth.
    It was downstream of the green pipe perhaps 200 yards, working the
    north side of the river bank at mid to upper canopy perches in
    cottonwoods. We had a number of excellent scope and bino views and it
    was photographed by one participant. We posted in the local BirdBox
    immediately, and as I understand it, a number of locals were there by
    late morning. It was apparently refound farther downstream, past were
    a wide rivulet of thigh-deep water cuts across the riverbed. There is
    a rough log 'bridge' here of some treachery; boots are best but we
    got everyone across in tennis shoes today. In any event, as I
    understand it, the bird did move downstream toward the final bend
    (the same spot one was at back in Sep 1999). Perhaps someone else
    will post a further update, but this means it was working quite a
    lengthy swathe of river-edge riparian. It turns out that others on
    our field trip initially saw a mystery yellow-bellied flycatcher of
    this size back at this spot, so it probably started out there as well.
    
    The spot can be accessed by walking either from the Highway 1 down
    the dry riverbed or via Rio Park behind the Carmel Mission.
    
    Don Roberson & Rita Carratello
    Pacific Grove CA
    http://montereybay.com/creagrus/MTY_2007b.html
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  29. California Review List LINK
    DATE: Sep 12, 2006 @ 3:24am, 11 year(s) ago
    The species listed below are on the California Bird Records Committee's
    Review List. These are the birds that should always be reported on Calbirds,
    along with any new State Records. This list was taken from the CBRC website
    @ http://www.wfo-cbrc.org/cbrc/index.html
    
    Legend
    For species not supported by specimens (93 species):
    P - At least one record supported by identifiable photograph (91
    species)
    V - At least one record supported by identifiable videotape (23
    species)
    T - At least one record supported by identifiable taped vocalization
    (5 species)
    S - Supported only by sight records (3 species)
    
    Anatidae - Ducks, Geese, and Swans
    Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis - P
    Emperor Goose Chen canagica
    Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator - P
    Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus - P
    Falcated Duck Anas falcata - P
    American Black Duck Anas rubripes
    Garganey Anas querquedula
    Baikal Teal Anas formosa
    Common Pochard Aythya ferina - P
    Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri - P
    King Eider Somateria spectabilis
    Common Eider Somateria mollissima - P
    Smew Mergellus albellus - PV
    
    Gaviidae - Loons
    Arctic Loon Gavia arctica - PV
    Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii
    
    Podicipedidae - Grebes
    Least Grebe Tachybaptus dominicus
    
    Diomedeidae - Albatrosses
    Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta - P
    Light-mantled Albatross Phoebetria palpebrata - PV
    Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans - P
    Short-tailed Albatross Phoebastria albatrus
    
    Procellariidae - Shearwaters and Petrels
    Great-winged Petrel Pterodroma macroptera - PV
    Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata
    Dark-rumped Petrel Pterodroma phaeopygia/sandwichensis - PV
    Stejneger's Petrel Pterodroma longirostris - P
    Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii - P
    Streaked Shearwater Calonectris leucomelas
    Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea - P
    Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis - P
    Wedge-tailed Shearwater Puffinus pacificus - P
    Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus - PV
    Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis - PV
    
    Hydrobatidae - Storm-Petrels
    Ringed Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma hornbyi - P
    Wedge-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma tethys
    
    Phaethontidae - Tropicbirds
    White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus - P
    Red-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon rubricauda - P
    
    Sulidae - Boobies and Gannets
    Masked Booby Sula dactylatra - P
    Blue-footed Booby Sula nebouxii
    Brown Booby Sula leucogaster
    Red-footed Booby Sula sula
    
    Phalacrocoracidae - Cormorants
    Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus - P
    
    Anhingidae - Darters
    Anhinga Anhinga anhinga - P
    
    Fregatidae - Frigatebirds
    Great Frigatebird Fregata minor - P
    
    Ardeidae - Herons, Bitterns, and Allies
    Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
    Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
    
    Threskiornithidae - Ibises and Spoonbills
    White Ibis Eudocimus albus
    Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus - P
    Roseate Spoonbill Ajaia ajaja
    
    Cathartidae - New World Vultures
    Black Vulture Coragyps atratus - P
    
    Accipitridae - Hawks, Kites, Eagles, and Allies
    Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis
    Common Black-Hawk Buteogallus anthracinus - P
    Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus
    
    Falconidae - Caracaras and Falcons
    Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway - PV
    Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus
    
    Rallidae - Rails, Gallinules, and Coots
    Purple Gallinule Porphyrula martinica
    
    Charadriidae - Lapwings and Plovers
    American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
    Lesser Sand-Plover Charadrius mongolus - P
    Greater Sand-Plover Charadrius leschenaultii - PV
    Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia
    Piping Plover Charadrius melodus - P
    Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus - PV
    
    Haematopodidae - Oystercatchers
    American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
    
    Scolopacidae - Sandpipers, Phalaropes, and Allies
    Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus - PV
    Gray-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes - P
    Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus - P
    Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia - PV
    Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda
    Little Curlew Numenius minutus - P
    Bristle-thighed Curlew Numenius tahitiensis - PV
    Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica - P
    Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
    Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis - P
    Little Stint Calidris minuta
    Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta - P
    White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis
    Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
    Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
    American Woodcock Scolopax minor - P
    
    Laridae - Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers
    Little Gull Larus minutus
    Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus - P
    Belcher's Gull Larus belcheri - PV
    Black-tailed Gull Larus crassirostris
    Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides - P
    Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus - PV
    Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus - P
    Swallow-tailed Gull Creagrus furcatus - P
    Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris
    Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea - P
    Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus -
    Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus - S
    White-winged Tern Gelochelidon nilotica - PV
    Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis - P
    
    Alcidae - Auks, Murres, and Puffins
    Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia
    Long-billed Murrelet Brachyramphus perdix
    Kittlitz's Murrelet Brachyramphus brevirostris
    Parakeet Auklet Aethia psittacula
    Least Auklet Aethia pusilla
    Crested Auklet Aethia cristatella
    
    Columbidae - Pigeons and Doves
    Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis - PV
    
    Cuculidae - Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis
    Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus
    Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris - P
    
    Strigidae - Typical Owls
    Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
    
    Caprimulgidae - Goatsuckers
    Chuck-will's-widow Caprimulgus carolinensis
    Buff-collared Nightjar Caprimulgus ridgwayi
    
    Apodidae - Swifts
    White-collared Swift Streptoprocne zonaris - S
    
    Trochilidae - Hummingbirds
    Green Violet-ear Colibri thalassinus - P
    Broad-billed Hummingbird Cynanthus latirostris - P
    Xantus's Hummingbird Hylocharis xantusii - P
    Violet-crowned Hummingbird Amazilia violiceps - P
    Blue-throated Hummingbird Lampornis clemenciae - P
    Magnificent Hummingbird Eugenes fulgens - P
    Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
    
    Picidae - Woodpeckers and Allies
    Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
    
    Tyrannidae - Tyrant Flycatchers
    Greater Pewee Contopus pertinax
    Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens - PT
    Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris
    Alder Flycatcher Empidonax alnorum -
    Dusky-capped Flycatcher Myiarchus tuberculifer
    Nutting's Flycatcher Myiarchus nuttingi - PVT
    Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus
    Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher Myiodynastes luteiventris - PV
    Couch's Kingbird Tyrannus couchii - PT
    Thick-billed Kingbird Tyrannus crassirostris - PVT
    Fork-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus savana - P
    
    Laniidae - Shrikes
    Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus - P
    
    Vireonidae - Vireos
    White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus - PT
    Yellow-throated Vireo Vireo flavifrons
    Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
    Yellow-green Vireo Vireo flavoviridis
    
    Corvidae - Crows and Jays
    Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
    
    Alaudidae - Larks
    Sky Lark Alauda arvensis - P
    
    Hirundinidae - Swallows
    Cave Swallow Petrochelidon fulva - P
    
    Troglodytidae - Wrens
    Sedge Wren Cistothorus platensis - PT
    
    Sylviidae - Old World Warblers and Gnatcatchers
    Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata - P
    Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus
    Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis - P
    
    Turdidae - Thrushes
    Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus - P
    Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
    Stonechat Saxicola torquata - P
    Veery Catharus fuscescens - P
    Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus
    Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
    Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus - PV
    Rufous-backed Robin Turdus rufopalliatus - P
    
    Mimidae - Mockingbirds and Thrashers
    Curve-billed Thrasher Toxostoma curvirostre
    
    Motacillidae - Wagtails and Pipits
    Eastern Yellow Wagtail Motacilla tschutschensis - P
    Gray Wagtail Motacilla cinerea - P
    White Wagtail Motacilla alba - P
    Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni - P
    Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii
    
    Parulidae - Wood-Warblers
    Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora pinus
    Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera
    Golden-cheeked Warbler Dendroica chrysoparia
    Yellow-throated Warbler Dendroica dominica
    Grace's Warbler Dendroica graciae
    Pine Warbler Dendroica pinus
    Cerulean Warbler Dendroica cerulea
    Worm-eating Warbler Helmitheros vermivorus
    Louisiana Waterthrush Seiurus motacilla
    Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis
    Mourning Warbler Oporornis philadelphia
    Red-faced Warbler Cardellina rubrifrons
    
    Thraupidae - Tanagers
    Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
    
    Emberizidae - Emberizids
    Cassin's Sparrow Aimophila cassinii
    Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla - P
    Baird's Sparrow Ammodramus bairdii
    Le Conte's Sparrow Ammodramus leconteii
    Smith's Longspur Calcarius pictus - PV
    Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla - P
    Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica - P
    Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis
    
    Cardinalidae - Cardinals, Saltators, and Allies
    Pyrrhuloxia Cardinalis sinuatus - P
    Varied Bunting Passerina versicolor
    
    Icteridae - Blackbirds
    Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
    Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
    Streak-backed Oriole Icterus pustulatus
    
    Fringillidae - Fringilline and Cardueline Finches and Allies
    Brambling Fringilla montifringilla - PV
    Black Rosy-Finch Leucosticte atrata
    White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera - S
    Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea
    
    Thanks!
    
    Douglas Aguillard
    San Diego, CA
    doug@...
    http://sdbirds.basiclink.com
    
    
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-revision history-
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v1.21 - 11/24/11 - Added direct link to range map for NA birds.
v1.2  - 11/23/11 - Greatly improved graphing technology - separates month vs. year by posts. Added species auto-complete functionality.
v1.14 - 11/22/11 - Added cloud bubble for common thread topics.
v1.13 - 11/22/11 - Added integrated photos where available.
v1.12 - 11/22/11 - Added multiple input boxes for additional refinement, negative search criteria (eg. -keyword).
v1.11 - 11/22/11 - Added banding code, species look-up. Also direct link to recent eBird observations.
 v1.1 - 11/22/11 - Added 'date' functionality. Shows top 'month/year' combinations for a query. Restrict results to that 'month/year'.
 v1.0 - 11/21/11 - Initial version coded. Currently archiving 'lacobirds' and 'calbirds'.