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List of North American birds: passerines
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List of North American birds: passerines

This List of North American birds: passerines is an enumeration of the passerine bird species known from the North American continent north of Mexico. The passerines are a diverse assemblage of species belonging to the vast avian order Passeriformes, more commonly known as perching birds or songbirds.

For an introductory overview of the birdlife of North America, see List of North American birds. For the non-passerines, see the .

Unless otherwise noted, all species listed below are considered to occur regularly in North America as permanent residents, summer or winter residents or visitors, or migrants. The following codes are used to denote certain categories of species:

Table of contents
1 Tyrant flycatchers
2 Passerines Placement Uncertain
3 Shrikes
4 Vireos
5 Jays, Crows, Magpies, and Ravens
6 Larks
7 Swallows and Martinss
8 Chickadees and Titmice
9 Verdin
10 Bushtits
11 Nuthatches
12 Treecreepers
13 Wrens
14 Dippers
15 Bulbuls
16 Kinglets
17 Old World warblers and Gnatcatchers
18 Old World flycatchers
19 Thrushes
20 Babblers
21 Mockingbirds and Thrashers
22 Starlings
23 Accentors
24 Wagtails and Pipits
25 Waxwings
26 Silky-flycatchers
27 Olive Warbler
28 Wood-warblerss
29 Bananaquits
30 Tanagers
31 American sparrows, Towhees, Juncos, and Longspurs
32 Cardinalss, Saltators, and Grosbeaks
33 Blackbirdss, Meadowlarks, Cowbirds, Grackles, and Orioless
34 Fringilline Finches, Cardueline Finches, and Allies
35 Old World sparrowss
36 Weavers
37 Related topics
38 External links

Tyrant flycatchers

Order: Passeriformes Family: Tyrannidae

Passerines Placement Uncertain

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Incertae sedis

Shrikes

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Laniidae

Vireos

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Vireonidae

Jays, Crows, Magpies, and Ravens

Order: Passeriformes Family: Corvidae

Larks

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Alaudidae

Swallows and Martinss

Order: Passeriformes Family: Hirundinidae

Chickadees and Titmice

Order: Passeriformes Family: Paridae

Verdin

Order: Passeriformes Family: Remizidae

Bushtits

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Aegithalidae

Nuthatches

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Sittidae

Treecreepers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Certhiidae

Wrens

Order: Passeriformes Family: Troglodytidae

Dippers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Cinclidae

Bulbuls

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Pycnonotidae

Kinglets

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Regulidae

Old World warblers and Gnatcatchers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Sylviidae

Old World flycatchers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Muscicapidae

Thrushes

Order: Passeriformes Family: Turdidae

Babblers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Timaliidae

Mockingbirds and Thrashers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Mimidae

Starlings

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Sturnidae

Accentors

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Prunellidae

Wagtails and Pipits

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Motacillidae

Waxwings

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Bombycillidae

Silky-flycatchers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Ptilogonatidae

Olive Warbler

Order: Passeriformes Family: Peucedramidae

Wood-warblerss

Order: Passeriformes Family: Parulidae

Bananaquits

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Coerebidae

Tanagers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Thraupidae

American sparrows, Towhees, Juncos, and Longspurs

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Emberizidae

Cardinalss, Saltators, and Grosbeaks

Order: Passeriformes Family: Cardinalidae

Blackbirdss, Meadowlarks, Cowbirds, Grackles, and Orioless

Order: Passeriformes Family: Icteridae

Fringilline Finches, Cardueline Finches, and Allies

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Fringillidae

Old World sparrowss

Order: Passeriformes Family: Passeridae

Weavers

Order:
Passeriformes Family: Ploceidae

Related topics

External links