Species list by Tom Backlund | the Internet Bird Collection

Species list by Tom Backlund

This page displays a list of species that have been recorded, either in video, photo or audio by the contributor.
You can click on the species name to open its page, or click on the number of videos/photos/sounds to view only these records.


Show only species with any videos photographs sound recordings

223 species
Species with photographs: 223

Common nameScientific nameVideosPhotosSounds
Family Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse (Phasianidae)
Mountain Bamboo-partridge   Bambusicola fytchii 2 photos
Family Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae)
Lesser Whistling-duck   Dendrocygna javanica 2 photos
Family Grebes (Podicipedidae)
Little Grebe   Tachybaptus ruficollis 1 photo
Family Pigeons, Doves (Columbidae)
Red Turtle-dove   Streptopelia tranquebarica 1 photo
Eastern Spotted Dove   Spilopelia chinensis 2 photos
Zebra Dove   Geopelia striata 2 photos
Family Frogmouths (Podargidae)
Horsfield's Frogmouth   Batrachostomus javensis 1 photo
Family Nightjars (Caprimulgidae)
Indian Nightjar   Caprimulgus asiaticus 1 photo
Family Treeswifts (Hemiprocnidae)
Grey-rumped Treeswift   Hemiprocne longipennis 1 photo
Family Swifts (Apodidae)
Brown-backed Needletail   Hirundapus giganteus 2 photos
Edible-nest Swiftlet   Aerodramus fuciphagus 1 photo
Pacific Swift   Apus pacificus 2 photos
House Swift   Apus nipalensis 1 photo
Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae)
Greater Coucal   Centropus sinensis 4 photos
Lesser Coucal   Centropus bengalensis 3 photos
Green-billed Malkoha   Phaenicophaeus tristis 2 photos
Chestnut-breasted Malkoha   Phaenicophaeus curvirostris 1 photo
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo   Clamator coromandus 2 photos
Plaintive Cuckoo   Cacomantis merulinus 3 photos
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo   Surniculus lugubris 1 photo
Family Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae)
Red-legged Crake   Rallina fasciata 1 photo
Ruddy-breasted Crake   Zapornia fusca 1 photo
White-breasted Waterhen   Amaurornis phoenicurus 2 photos
Purple Swamphen   Porphyrio porphyrio 1 photo
Family Storks (Ciconiidae)
Painted Stork   Mycteria leucocephala 3 photos
Milky Stork   Mycteria cinerea 1 photo
Asian Openbill   Anastomus oscitans 2 photos
Family Ibises, Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae)
Black-headed Ibis   Threskiornis melanocephalus 3 photos
Family Herons (Ardeidae)
Yellow Bittern   Ixobrychus sinensis 3 photos
Schrenck's Bittern   Ixobrychus eurhythmus 1 photo
Black-crowned Night-heron   Nycticorax nycticorax 2 photos
Green-backed Heron   Butorides striata 1 photo
Indian Pond-heron   Ardeola grayii 1 photo
Javan Pond-heron   Ardeola speciosa 1 photo
Cattle Egret   Bubulcus ibis 2 photos
Grey Heron   Ardea cinerea 1 photo
Purple Heron   Ardea purpurea 1 photo
Great White Egret   Ardea alba 1 photo
Little Egret   Egretta garzetta 1 photo
Pacific Reef-egret   Egretta sacra 2 photos
Family Pelicans (Pelecanidae)
Spot-billed Pelican   Pelecanus philippensis 2 photos
Family Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)
Little Cormorant   Microcarbo niger 2 photos
Indian Cormorant   Phalacrocorax fuscicollis 2 photos
Family Thick-knees (Burhinidae)
Indian Thick-knee   Burhinus indicus 2 photos
Great Thick-knee   Esacus recurvirostris 1 photo
Family Avocets, Stilts (Recurvirostridae)
Black-winged Stilt   Himantopus himantopus 1 photo
Family Plovers (Charadriidae)
Pacific Golden Plover   Pluvialis fulva 2 photos
Little Ringed Plover   Charadrius dubius 2 photos
Lesser Sandplover   Charadrius mongolus 2 photos
Greater Sandplover   Charadrius leschenaultii 1 photo
Oriental Plover   Charadrius veredus 1 photo
River Lapwing   Vanellus duvaucelii 2 photos
Grey-headed Lapwing   Vanellus cinereus 1 photo
Red-wattled Lapwing   Vanellus indicus 1 photo
Family Painted-snipes (Rostratulidae)
Greater Painted-snipe   Rostratula benghalensis 1 photo
Family Jacanas (Jacanidae)
Pheasant-tailed Jacana   Hydrophasianus chirurgus 1 photo
Bronze-winged Jacana   Metopidius indicus 1 photo
Family Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)
Black-tailed Godwit   Limosa limosa 1 photo
Ruff   Calidris pugnax 1 photo
Curlew Sandpiper   Calidris ferruginea 1 photo
Temminck's Stint   Calidris temminckii 1 photo
Long-toed Stint   Calidris subminuta 3 photos
Spoon-billed Sandpiper   Calidris pygmaea 3 photos
Red-necked Stint   Calidris ruficollis 1 photo
Sanderling   Calidris alba 1 photo
Pintail Snipe   Gallinago stenura 1 photo
Common Snipe   Gallinago gallinago 1 photo
Common Sandpiper   Actitis hypoleucos 2 photos
Spotted Redshank   Tringa erythropus 3 photos
Common Redshank   Tringa totanus 1 photo
Wood Sandpiper   Tringa glareola 1 photo
Marsh Sandpiper   Tringa stagnatilis 5 photos
Spotted Greenshank   Tringa guttifer 1 photo
Family Buttonquails (Turnicidae)
Barred Buttonquail   Turnix suscitator 1 photo
Family Coursers, Pratincoles (Glareolidae)
Collared Pratincole   Glareola pratincola 1 photo
Oriental Pratincole   Glareola maldivarum 5 photos
Little Pratincole   Glareola lactea 1 photo
Family Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)
Black-legged Kittiwake   Rissa tridactyla 1 photo
Brown-headed Gull   Larus brunnicephalus 10 photos
Pallas's Gull   Larus ichthyaetus 1 photo
Bridled Tern   Onychoprion anaethetus 1 photo
Common Gull-billed Tern   Gelochelidon nilotica 1 photo
Caspian Tern   Hydroprogne caspia 3 photos
Whiskered Tern   Chlidonias hybrida 2 photos
White-winged Tern   Chlidonias leucopterus 5 photos
Black-naped Tern   Sterna sumatrana 3 photos
Common Tern   Sterna hirundo 2 photos
Lesser Crested Tern   Thalasseus bengalensis 1 photo
Greater Crested Tern   Thalasseus bergii 2 photos
Family Barn-owls (Tytonidae)
Common Barn-owl   Tyto alba 1 photo
Family Typical Owls (Strigidae)
Asian Barred Owlet   Glaucidium cuculoides 1 photo
Spotted Owlet   Athene brama 1 photo
White-fronted Scops-owl   Otus sagittatus 1 photo
Great Grey Owl   Strix nebulosa 1 photo
Family Osprey (Pandionidae)
Osprey   Pandion haliaetus 2 photos
Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae)
Black-winged Kite   Elanus caeruleus 3 photos
Oriental Honey-buzzard   Pernis ptilorhynchus 10 photos
Jerdon's Baza   Aviceda jerdoni 1 photo
Black Baza   Aviceda leuphotes 1 photo
Crested Serpent-eagle   Spilornis cheela 2 photos
Mountain Hawk-eagle   Nisaetus nipalensis 2 photos
Greater Spotted Eagle   Clanga clanga 8 photos
Steppe Eagle   Aquila nipalensis 1 photo
Eastern Imperial Eagle   Aquila heliaca 8 photos
Booted Eagle   Hieraaetus pennatus 3 photos
Pied Harrier   Circus melanoleucos 2 photos
Crested Goshawk   Accipiter trivirgatus 1 photo
Shikra   Accipiter badius 1 photo
Chinese Sparrowhawk   Accipiter soloensis 1 photo
Brahminy Kite   Haliastur indus 4 photos
Black Kite   Milvus migrans 5 photos
Rufous-winged Buzzard   Butastur liventer 1 photo
Grey-faced Buzzard   Butastur indicus 1 photo
Family Trogons (Trogonidae)
Orange-breasted Trogon   Harpactes oreskios 1 photo
Family Hornbills (Bucerotidae)
Great Hornbill   Buceros bicornis 2 photos
Oriental Pied Hornbill   Anthracoceros albirostris 2 photos
Family Hoopoes (Upupidae)
Common Hoopoe   Upupa epops 1 photo
Family Bee-eaters (Meropidae)
Red-bearded Bee-eater   Nyctyornis amictus 1 photo
Blue-bearded Bee-eater   Nyctyornis athertoni 1 photo
Asian Green Bee-eater   Merops orientalis 1 photo
Blue-tailed Bee-eater   Merops philippinus 6 photos
Family Rollers (Coraciidae)
Indochinese Roller   Coracias affinis 1 photo
Oriental Dollarbird   Eurystomus orientalis 1 photo
Family Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)
Oriental Dwarf-kingfisher   Ceyx erithaca 2 photos
Blue-eared Kingfisher   Alcedo meninting 2 photos
Pied Kingfisher   Ceryle rudis 2 photos
White-breasted Kingfisher   Halcyon smyrnensis 4 photos
Black-capped Kingfisher   Halcyon pileata 1 photo
Family Woodpeckers (Picidae)
Eurasian Wryneck   Jynx torquilla 2 photos
Bamboo Woodpecker   Gecinulus viridis 1 photo
Black-naped Woodpecker   Picus guerini 1 photo
Great Slaty Woodpecker   Mulleripicus pulverulentus 1 photo
Family Falcons, Caracaras (Falconidae)
Black-thighed Falconet   Microhierax fringillarius 2 photos
Family Parrots (Psittacidae)
Blue-rumped Parrot   Psittinus cyanurus 2 photos
Family Typical Broadbills (Eurylaimidae)
Long-tailed Broadbill   Psarisomus dalhousiae 1 photo
Black-and-red Broadbill   Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos 1 photo
Silver-breasted Broadbill   Serilophus lunatus 2 photos
Banded Broadbill   Eurylaimus harterti 1 photo
Family Woodswallows and Butcherbirds (Artamidae)
Ashy Woodswallow   Artamus fuscus 2 photos
Family Ioras (Aegithinidae)
Common Iora   Aegithina tiphia 1 photo
Family Fantails (Rhipiduridae)
Sunda Pied Fantail   Rhipidura javanica 2 photos
Family Drongos (Dicruridae)
Black Drongo   Dicrurus macrocercus 2 photos
Ashy Drongo   Dicrurus leucophaeus 2 photos
Spangled Drongo   Dicrurus bracteatus 2 photos
Greater Racquet-tailed Drongo   Dicrurus paradiseus 3 photos
Family Monarch-flycatchers (Monarchidae)
Chinese Paradise-flycatcher   Terpsiphone incei 2 photos
Family Shrikes (Laniidae)
Tiger Shrike   Lanius tigrinus 1 photo
Brown Shrike   Lanius cristatus 5 photos
Burmese Shrike   Lanius collurioides 3 photos
Bay-backed Shrike   Lanius vittatus 1 photo
Grey-backed Shrike   Lanius tephronotus 1 photo
Family Crows and Jays (Corvidae)
Racquet-tailed Treepie   Crypsirina temia 1 photo
Common Green Magpie   Cissa chinensis 1 photo
Family Larks (Alaudidae)
Indochinese Bushlark   Mirafra erythrocephala 4 photos
Family Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Zitting Cisticola   Cisticola juncidis 4 photos
Grey-breasted Prinia   Prinia hodgsonii 2 photos
Plain Prinia   Prinia inornata 2 photos
Dark-necked Tailorbird   Orthotomus atrogularis 1 photo
Family Reed-warblers (Acrocephalidae)
Black-browed Reed-warbler   Acrocephalus bistrigiceps 1 photo
Oriental Reed-warbler   Acrocephalus orientalis 1 photo
Family Swallows and Martins (Hirundinidae)
House Swallow   Hirundo javanica 2 photos
Barn Swallow   Hirundo rustica 2 photos
Dusky Crag Martin   Ptyonoprogne concolor 1 photo
Collared Sand Martin   Riparia riparia 2 photos
Family Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
Scaly-breasted Bulbul   Pycnonotus squamatus 1 photo
Stripe-throated Bulbul   Pycnonotus finlaysoni 1 photo
Flavescent Bulbul   Pycnonotus flavescens 2 photos
Family Leaf-warblers (Phylloscopidae)
Radde's Warbler   Phylloscopus schwarzi 1 photo
Family Old World Warblers and Parrotbills (Sylviidae)
Yellow-eyed Babbler   Chrysomma sinense 1 photo
Family Scimitar-babblers and allies (Timaliidae)
White-browed Scimitar-babbler   Pomatorhinus schisticeps 1 photo
Large Scimitar-babbler   Erythrogenys hypoleucos 1 photo
Rusty-cheeked Scimitar-babbler   Erythrogenys erythrogenys 1 photo
Chestnut-capped Babbler   Timalia pileata 1 photo
Family Ground Babblers (Pellorneidae)
Puff-throated Babbler   Pellorneum ruficeps 1 photo
Abbott's Babbler   Malacocincla abbotti 1 photo
Family Laughingthrushes and allies (Leiotrichidae)
Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush   Garrulax monileger 1 photo
White-crested Laughingthrush   Garrulax leucolophus 1 photo
Black-throated Laughingthrush   Garrulax chinensis 1 photo
Family Starlings (Sturnidae)
Rosy Starling   Pastor roseus 1 photo
Asian Pied Starling   Gracupica contra 1 photo
Black-collared Starling   Gracupica nigricollis 1 photo
Brahminy Starling   Sturnia pagodarum 1 photo
Vinous-breasted Myna   Acridotheres leucocephalus 2 photos
Javan Myna   Acridotheres javanicus 2 photos
Family Thrushes (Turdidae)
Orange-headed Thrush   Geokichla citrina 1 photo
Eyebrowed Thrush   Turdus obscurus 1 photo
Family Old World Flycatchers and Chats (Muscicapidae)
Oriental Magpie-robin   Copsychus saularis 1 photo
Ferruginous Flycatcher   Muscicapa ferruginea 1 photo
Asian Brown Flycatcher   Muscicapa dauurica 2 photos
White-gorgeted Flycatcher   Anthipes monileger 1 photo
Indochinese Blue-flycatcher   Cyornis sumatrensis 1 photo
Chinese Blue-flycatcher   Cyornis glaucicomans 4 photos
Siberian Blue Robin   Larvivora cyane 1 photo
Bluethroat   Cyanecula svecica 2 photos
Siberian Rubythroat   Calliope calliope 1 photo
White-tailed Blue Robin   Myiomela leucura 1 photo
Himalayan Bush-robin   Tarsiger rufilatus 1 photo
Yellow-rumped Flycatcher   Ficedula zanthopygia 1 photo
Rufous-gorgeted Flycatcher   Ficedula strophiata 1 photo
Ultramarine Flycatcher   Ficedula superciliaris 1 photo
Red-throated Flycatcher   Ficedula albicilla 1 photo
Grey Bushchat   Saxicola ferreus 2 photos
Pied Bushchat   Saxicola caprata 2 photos
Common Stonechat   Saxicola torquatus 6 photos
Family Leafbirds (Chloropseidae)
Golden-fronted Leafbird   Chloropsis aurifrons 2 photos
Family Flowerpeckers (Dicaeidae)
Crimson-breasted Flowerpecker   Prionochilus percussus 1 photo
Family Sunbirds (Nectariniidae)
Purple Sunbird   Cinnyris asiaticus 1 photo
Olive-backed Sunbird   Cinnyris jugularis 1 photo
Crimson Sunbird   Aethopyga siparaja 1 photo
Family Weavers (Ploceidae)
Asian Golden Weaver   Ploceus hypoxanthus 2 photos
Streaked Weaver   Ploceus manyar 3 photos
Family Waxbills (Estrildidae)
White-rumped Munia   Lonchura striata 1 photo
Scaly-breasted Munia   Lonchura punctulata 1 photo
Family Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)
House Sparrow   Passer domesticus 1 photo
Plain-backed Sparrow   Passer flaveolus 3 photos
Family Pipits and Wagtails (Motacillidae)
Forest Wagtail   Dendronanthus indicus 3 photos
Olive-backed Pipit   Anthus hodgsoni 1 photo
Red-throated Pipit   Anthus cervinus 1 photo
Richard's Pipit   Anthus richardi 6 photos
Paddyfield Pipit   Anthus rufulus 1 photo
Grey Wagtail   Motacilla cinerea 1 photo
Eastern Yellow Wagtail   Motacilla tschutschensis 2 photos
Family Old World Buntings (Emberizidae)
Yellow-breasted Bunting   Emberiza aureola 4 photos

223 species
Species with photographs: 223