Species list by Doug and Denise Norris | the Internet Bird Collection

Species list by Doug and Denise Norris

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

261 species
Species with videos: 253
Species with photographs: 19
Species with sound recordings: 39

Common nameScientific nameVideosPhotosSounds
Family Ostriches (Struthionidae)
Common Ostrich   Struthio camelus 4 videos
Family Kiwis (Apterygidae)
Little Spotted Kiwi   Apteryx owenii 1 video
Northern Brown Kiwi   Apteryx mantelli 1 video
Family Guineafowl (Numididae)
Helmeted Guineafowl   Numida meleagris 4 videos
Southern Crested Guineafowl   Guttera edouardi 3 videos
Family Pheasants, Partridges, Turkeys, Grouse (Phasianidae)
Red-billed Francolin   Pternistis adspersus 1 video
Natal Francolin   Pternistis natalensis 2 videos
Crested Francolin   Dendroperdix sephaena 1 video
Family Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae)
White-faced Whistling-duck   Dendrocygna viduata 2 videos
Black Swan   Cygnus atratus 11 videos
Mute Swan   Cygnus olor 1 video
Canada Goose   Branta canadensis 4 videos
Egyptian Goose   Alopochen aegyptiaca 14 videos
Paradise Shelduck   Tadorna variegata 31 videos 1 photo 1 sound
Spur-winged Goose   Plectropterus gambensis 8 videos
Blue Duck   Hymenolaimus malacorhynchos 8 videos 1 sound
New Zealand Scaup   Aythya novaeseelandiae 19 videos
Cape Shoveler   Spatula smithii 1 video
Australian Shoveler   Spatula rhynchotis 11 videos
Pacific Black Duck   Anas superciliosa 6 videos
Mallard   Anas platyrhynchos 5 videos
Grey Teal   Anas gracilis 13 videos
Brown Teal   Anas chlorotis 35 videos 2 photos
Campbell Teal   Anas nesiotis 12 videos 1 sound
Family Grebes (Podicipedidae)
New Zealand Grebe   Poliocephalus rufopectus 25 videos
Great Crested Grebe   Podiceps cristatus 7 videos
Family Flamingos (Phoenicopteridae)
Greater Flamingo   Phoenicopterus roseus 2 videos
Lesser Flamingo   Phoeniconaias minor 2 videos 1 photo
Family Pigeons, Doves (Columbidae)
Speckled Pigeon   Columba guinea 2 videos
Red-eyed Dove   Streptopelia semitorquata 1 video
Ring-necked Dove   Streptopelia capicola 2 videos 1 sound
Laughing Dove   Spilopelia senegalensis 2 videos
Emerald-spotted Wood-dove   Turtur chalcospilos 6 videos
New Zealand Pigeon   Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae 15 videos
Family Sandgrouse (Pteroclidae)
Namaqua Sandgrouse   Pterocles namaqua 1 video
Family Frogmouths (Podargidae)
Tawny Frogmouth   Podargus strigoides 1 photo
Family Nightjars (Caprimulgidae)
Fiery-necked Nightjar   Caprimulgus pectoralis 2 videos
Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae)
Greater Roadrunner   Geococcyx californianus 1 video
White-browed Coucal   Centropus superciliosus 1 video
Jacobin Cuckoo   Clamator jacobinus 1 video
Diederik Cuckoo   Chrysococcyx caprius 2 videos
Red-chested Cuckoo   Cuculus solitarius 1 sound
Family Rails, Gallinules, Coots (Rallidae)
Weka   Gallirallus australis 2 videos
Buff-banded Rail   Hypotaenidia philippensis 3 videos
Black Crake   Zapornia flavirostra 1 video
Baillon's Crake   Zapornia pusilla 2 videos
Purple Swamphen   Porphyrio porphyrio 12 videos
South Island Takahe   Porphyrio hochstetteri 12 videos
Common Coot   Fulica atra 7 videos
Family Cranes (Gruidae)
Grey Crowned-crane   Balearica regulorum 1 video
Blue Crane   Anthropoides paradiseus 3 videos
Family Bustards (Otididae)
Black-bellied Bustard   Lissotis melanogaster 2 videos 1 sound
Kori Bustard   Ardeotis kori 4 videos
Red-crested Bustard   Lophotis ruficrista 1 video
Rüppell's Bustard   Heterotetrax rueppelii 1 video 1 sound
Northern Black Bustard   Afrotis afraoides 1 video
Family Turacos (Musophagidae)
Grey Go-away-bird   Corythaixoides concolor 1 video
Purple-crested Turaco   Gallirex porphyreolophus 2 videos 1 sound
Family Penguins (Spheniscidae)
Emperor Penguin   Aptenodytes forsteri 2 videos
Fiordland Penguin   Eudyptes pachyrhynchus 1 video
Little Penguin   Eudyptula minor 1 video
Family Albatrosses (Diomedeidae)
Northern Royal Albatross   Diomedea sanfordi 3 videos
Family Storks (Ciconiidae)
Marabou   Leptoptilos crumenifer 2 videos
Yellow-billed Stork   Mycteria ibis 5 videos
African Openbill   Anastomus lamelligerus 4 videos
African Woollyneck   Ciconia microscelis 8 videos
White Stork   Ciconia ciconia 3 videos
Family Ibises, Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae)
African Spoonbill   Platalea alba 2 videos
Royal Spoonbill   Platalea regia 9 videos
African Sacred Ibis   Threskiornis aethiopicus 1 video
Australian Ibis   Threskiornis moluccus 1 photo
Hadada Ibis   Bostrychia hagedash 9 videos
Glossy Ibis   Plegadis falcinellus 3 videos
Family Herons (Ardeidae)
Squacco Heron   Ardeola ralloides 1 video
Cattle Egret   Bubulcus ibis 2 videos
Grey Heron   Ardea cinerea 2 videos
Black-headed Heron   Ardea melanocephala 3 videos
Goliath Heron   Ardea goliath 1 video
Great White Egret   Ardea alba 5 videos
Yellow-billed Egret   Ardea brachyrhyncha 1 video
White-faced Heron   Egretta novaehollandiae 22 videos
Family Hamerkop (Scopidae)
Hamerkop   Scopus umbretta 2 videos
Family Pelicans (Pelecanidae)
Pink-backed Pelican   Pelecanus rufescens 8 videos
Great White Pelican   Pelecanus onocrotalus 1 video
Family Gannets, Boobies (Sulidae)
Australasian Gannet   Morus serrator 20 videos 3 photos
Family Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)
Long-tailed Cormorant   Microcarbo africanus 1 video
Little Pied Cormorant   Microcarbo melanoleucos 19 videos
Great Cormorant   Phalacrocorax carbo 7 videos
Little Black Cormorant   Phalacrocorax sulcirostris 1 video
Great Pied Cormorant   Phalacrocorax varius 68 videos 1 sound
Spotted Shag   Phalacrocorax punctatus 47 videos 5 photos
Family Darters (Anhingidae)
African Darter   Anhinga rufa 2 videos
Family Thick-knees (Burhinidae)
Water Thick-knee   Burhinus vermiculatus 7 videos
Spotted Thick-knee   Burhinus capensis 2 videos
Family Oystercatchers (Haematopodidae)
Eurasian Oystercatcher   Haematopus ostralegus 32 videos
Variable Oystercatcher   Haematopus unicolor 120 videos 3 photos 3 sounds
Family Avocets, Stilts (Recurvirostridae)
Black-winged Stilt   Himantopus himantopus 27 videos 1 sound
Black Stilt   Himantopus novaezelandiae 5 videos 1 sound
Family Plovers (Charadriidae)
Northern Red-breasted Plover   Charadrius aquilonius 127 videos 1 photo 1 sound
Kittlitz's Plover   Charadrius pecuarius 4 videos
African Three-banded Plover   Charadrius tricollaris 6 videos
Double-banded Plover   Charadrius bicinctus 7 videos
Long-toed Lapwing   Vanellus crassirostris 1 video
Blacksmith Lapwing   Vanellus armatus 1 video
Crowned Lapwing   Vanellus coronatus 1 photo
Wattled Lapwing   Vanellus senegallus 1 video
Black-shouldered Lapwing   Vanellus novaehollandiae 11 videos 1 sound
Wrybill   Anarhynchus frontalis 20 videos
Family Jacanas (Jacanidae)
African Jacana   Actophilornis africanus 1 video
Family Sandpipers, Snipes, Phalaropes (Scolopacidae)
Bar-tailed Godwit   Limosa lapponica 34 videos
Ruddy Turnstone   Arenaria interpres 1 video
Red Knot   Calidris canutus 11 videos 1 sound
Common Sandpiper   Actitis hypoleucos 1 video
Common Greenshank   Tringa nebularia 2 videos
Wood Sandpiper   Tringa glareola 4 videos
Family Coursers, Pratincoles (Glareolidae)
Collared Pratincole   Glareola pratincola 1 video
Family Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)
African Skimmer   Rynchops flavirostris 1 video
Silver Gull   Larus novaehollandiae 85 videos 5 photos 1 sound
Black-billed Gull   Larus bulleri 30 videos
Kelp Gull   Larus dominicanus 40 videos
Bridled Tern   Onychoprion anaethetus 2 videos
Australian Gull-billed Tern   Gelochelidon macrotarsa 2 videos
Caspian Tern   Hydroprogne caspia 31 videos
Whiskered Tern   Chlidonias hybrida 1 video
White-fronted Tern   Sterna striata 106 videos 1 photo 1 sound
Greater Crested Tern   Thalasseus bergii 5 videos
Family Auks (Alcidae)
Razorbill   Alca torda 1 video
Family Barn-owls (Tytonidae)
Common Barn-owl   Tyto alba 1 video
Family Typical Owls (Strigidae)
Morepork   Ninox novaeseelandiae 1 video 1 photo 3 sounds
Pearl-spotted Owlet   Glaucidium perlatum 1 video
Spotted Eagle-owl   Bubo africanus 3 videos
Family Secretarybird (Sagittariidae)
Secretarybird   Sagittarius serpentarius 5 videos
Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae)
African Harrier-hawk   Polyboroides typus 1 video
Palm-nut Vulture   Gypohierax angolensis 2 videos
Egyptian Vulture   Neophron percnopterus 2 videos
Bateleur   Terathopius ecaudatus 2 videos
Black-chested Snake-eagle   Circaetus pectoralis 2 videos
White-headed Vulture   Trigonoceps occipitalis 1 video
White-backed Vulture   Gyps africanus 5 videos 1 sound
Cape Vulture   Gyps coprotheres 9 videos
Lappet-faced Vulture   Torgos tracheliotos 1 video
African Hawk-eagle   Aquila spilogaster 1 video
Swamp Harrier   Circus approximans 8 videos
African Fish-eagle   Haliaeetus vocifer 2 videos
Black Kite   Milvus migrans 1 video
Red-tailed Hawk   Buteo jamaicensis 2 videos
Jackal Buzzard   Buteo rufofuscus 1 video
Eurasian Buzzard   Buteo buteo 7 videos
Forest Buzzard   Buteo trizonatus 2 videos
Family Mousebirds (Coliidae)
Speckled Mousebird   Colius striatus 1 video
Family Trogons (Trogonidae)
Narina Trogon   Apaloderma narina 1 video
Family Hornbills (Bucerotidae)
African Grey Hornbill   Lophoceros nasutus 1 video
Crowned Hornbill   Lophoceros alboterminatus 2 videos
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill   Tockus leucomelas 2 videos
Red-billed Hornbill   Tockus erythrorhynchus 1 video
Trumpeter Hornbill   Bycanistes bucinator 1 video
Family Hoopoes (Upupidae)
Common Hoopoe   Upupa epops 2 videos
Family Bee-eaters (Meropidae)
White-fronted Bee-eater   Merops bullockoides 2 videos 1 photo
Southern Carmine Bee-eater   Merops nubicoides 1 video
European Bee-eater   Merops apiaster 4 videos
Family Rollers (Coraciidae)
Purple Roller   Coracias naevius 1 video
Lilac-breasted Roller   Coracias caudatus 1 video
European Roller   Coracias garrulus 6 videos
Family Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)
Giant Kingfisher   Megaceryle maxima 1 video 1 photo
Pied Kingfisher   Ceryle rudis 1 video
Brown-hooded Kingfisher   Halcyon albiventris 3 videos
Sacred Kingfisher   Todiramphus sanctus 12 videos 1 sound
Family African Barbets (Lybiidae)
Crested Barbet   Trachyphonus vaillantii 2 videos 1 sound
Red-fronted Tinkerbird   Pogoniulus pusillus 1 sound
Black-collared Barbet   Lybius torquatus 1 video
Family Woodpeckers (Picidae)
Red-bellied Woodpecker   Melanerpes carolinus 1 video
Olive Woodpecker   Dendropicos griseocephalus 1 photo
Family Falcons, Caracaras (Falconidae)
Amur Falcon   Falco amurensis 3 videos
New Zealand Falcon   Falco novaeseelandiae 13 videos 1 sound
Family New Zealand Parrots (Strigopidae)
Kea   Nestor notabilis 5 videos 1 sound
New Zealand Kaka   Nestor meridionalis 11 videos 1 sound
Family Cockatoos (Cacatuidae)
Galah   Eolophus roseicapilla 1 photo
Family Parrots (Psittacidae)
Antipodes Parakeet   Cyanoramphus unicolor 3 videos 1 photo 1 sound
Yellow-fronted Parakeet   Cyanoramphus auriceps 1 video
Malherbe's Parakeet   Cyanoramphus malherbi 2 videos
Red-fronted Parakeet   Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae 5 videos
Family New Zealand Wrens (Acanthisittidae)
Rifleman   Acanthisitta chloris 3 videos
Family Honeyeaters (Meliphagidae)
Tui   Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae 11 videos 1 sound
New Zealand Bellbird   Anthornis melanura 3 videos 1 sound
Family Thornbills (Acanthizidae)
Grey Gerygone   Gerygone igata 1 video
Family Mohouas (Mohouidae)
Whitehead   Mohoua albicilla 1 video
Family Old World Orioles (Oriolidae)
Eastern Black-headed Oriole   Oriolus larvatus 1 sound
Family Batises and Wattle-eyes (Platysteiridae)
Cape Batis   Batis capensis 1 video 1 sound
Chinspot Batis   Batis molitor 1 video
Family Bush-shrikes (Malaconotidae)
Black-crowned Tchagra   Tchagra senegalus 2 videos 1 sound
Tropical Boubou   Laniarius aethiopicus 1 video
Southern Boubou   Laniarius ferrugineus 1 video 1 sound
Bokmakierie   Telophorus zeylonus 2 videos 1 sound
Family Fantails (Rhipiduridae)
New Zealand Fantail   Rhipidura fuliginosa 8 videos 2 photos 1 sound
Family Drongos (Dicruridae)
Fork-tailed Drongo   Dicrurus adsimilis 2 videos
Family Shrikes (Laniidae)
Red-backed Shrike   Lanius collurio 6 videos
Common Fiscal   Lanius collaris 1 video
Family Crows and Jays (Corvidae)
Pied Crow   Corvus albus 1 video
Family New Zealand Wattlebirds (Callaeidae)
North Island Kokako   Callaeas wilsoni 4 videos 1 sound
North Island Saddleback   Philesturnus rufusater 3 videos
Family Stitchbird (Notiomystidae)
Stitchbird   Notiomystis cincta 1 video
Family Australasian Robins (Petroicidae)
New Zealand Tomtit   Petroica macrocephala 1 video
North Island Robin   Petroica longipes 4 videos
South Island Robin   Petroica australis 1 video
Family Tits and Chickadees (Paridae)
Southern Black Tit   Melaniparus niger 1 video
Family Larks (Alaudidae)
Rufous-naped Lark   Mirafra africana 3 videos 1 sound
Melodious Lark   Mirafra cheniana 1 video
Eurasian Skylark   Alauda arvensis 2 videos
Family Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Bar-throated Apalis   Apalis thoracica 1 video
Yellow-breasted Apalis   Apalis flavida 1 video
Bleating Camaroptera   Camaroptera brachyura 1 video
Family Swallows and Martins (Hirundinidae)
Black Saw-wing   Psalidoprocne pristoptera 1 video
South African Swallow   Petrochelidon spilodera 2 videos
Lesser Striped Swallow   Cecropis abyssinica 1 video
Greater Striped Swallow   Cecropis cucullata 1 video
Welcome Swallow   Hirundo neoxena 4 videos
Wire-tailed Swallow   Hirundo smithii 3 videos
Barn Swallow   Hirundo rustica 1 video
Family Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)
Black-fronted Bulbul   Pycnonotus nigricans 1 video
Common Bulbul   Pycnonotus barbatus 5 videos
Family White-eyes and Yuhinas (Zosteropidae)
Silvereye   Zosterops lateralis 7 videos
Family Laughingthrushes and allies (Leiotrichidae)
Hartlaub's Babbler   Turdoides hartlaubii 1 video
Family Oxpeckers (Buphagidae)
Red-billed Oxpecker   Buphagus erythrorynchus 3 videos
Family Starlings (Sturnidae)
Common Myna   Acridotheres tristis 1 video
Red-winged Starling   Onychognathus morio 4 videos 1 sound
Violet-backed Starling   Cinnyricinclus leucogaster 1 video
Black-bellied Starling   Notopholia corusca 4 videos
Family Old World Flycatchers and Chats (Muscicapidae)
White-browed Scrub Robin   Cercotrichas leucophrys 1 video
Southern Black-flycatcher   Melaenornis pammelaina 4 videos
Common Stonechat   Saxicola torquatus 1 video
Mocking Cliff-chat   Thamnolaea cinnamomeiventris 4 videos 1 sound
Familiar Chat   Oenanthe familiaris 1 video
Family Weavers (Ploceidae)
White-browed Sparrow-weaver   Plocepasser mahali 1 video 1 sound
Thick-billed Weaver   Amblyospiza albifrons 5 videos
Red-billed Quelea   Quelea quelea 4 videos
Southern Red Bishop   Euplectes orix 1 video
Fan-tailed Widowbird   Euplectes axillaris 2 videos
Long-tailed Widowbird   Euplectes progne 1 video
Spectacled Weaver   Ploceus ocularis 1 video
Cape Weaver   Ploceus capensis 2 videos
African Golden Weaver   Ploceus subaureus 3 videos
Southern Masked Weaver   Ploceus velatus 1 video
Village Weaver   Ploceus cucullatus 7 videos
Dark-backed Weaver   Ploceus bicolor 1 video
Family Waxbills (Estrildidae)
Red-billed Firefinch   Lagonosticta senegala 3 videos
Blue-breasted Cordon-bleu   Uraeginthus angolensis 2 videos
African Quailfinch   Ortygospiza atricollis 1 video
Bronze Mannikin   Spermestes cucullata 1 video
Black-and-white Mannikin   Spermestes bicolor 1 video
Family Whydahs and Indigobirds (Viduidae)
Pin-tailed Whydah   Vidua macroura 4 videos
Long-tailed Paradise-whydah   Vidua paradisaea 2 videos
Family Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)
House Sparrow   Passer domesticus 2 videos
Southern Grey-headed Sparrow   Passer diffusus 1 video
Family Pipits and Wagtails (Motacillidae)
African Pipit   Anthus cinnamomeus 1 video
Long-billed Pipit   Anthus similis 1 video
Yellow-throated Longclaw   Macronyx croceus 2 videos
Cape Wagtail   Motacilla capensis 3 videos
African Pied Wagtail   Motacilla aguimp 5 videos
Family Finches (Fringillidae)
Yellow-fronted Canary   Crithagra mozambica 1 video
European Goldfinch   Carduelis carduelis 3 videos
Family Old World Buntings (Emberizidae)
Golden-breasted Bunting   Emberiza flaviventris 3 videos

261 species
Species with videos: 253
Species with photographs: 19
Species with sound recordings: 39