Family Index

Browse the visual family index, with one figure per family allowing rapid navigation between them.

Sample family

  • Small to rather large, slender-bodied, short-necked passerines with rounded wings, longish tail, bill with tomial tooth, prominent rictal bristles; plumage generally sombre.
  • North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.
  • Grassland, open country, bushy areas, fallow fields, one species in forest.