Illustrated Louisiana Checklist

This list contains pictures of birds found on the official Louisiana Checklist.

GAVIIFORMES
Gaviidae: Loons
 

PODICIPEDIFORMES
Podicipedidae: Grebes
 

PROCELLARIIFORMES
Diomedeidae: Albatrosses
Procellariidae: Shearwaters
Hydrobatidae: Storm-petrels
 

PELECANIFORMES
Sulidae: Boobies, Gannets
Pelecanidae: Pelicans
Phalacrocoracidae: Cormorants
Anhingidae: Darters
Fregatidae: Frigatebirds
 

CICONIIFORMES
Ardeidae: Bitterns, herons
Threskiornithidae: Ibises and Spoonbills
Ciconiidae: Storks

ANSERIFORMES
Anatidae: Swans, Geese, and Ducks
 

FALCONIFORMES
Cathartidae: American Vultures
Accipitridae: Kites, Eagles, Hawks, and Allies
Falconidae: Caracaras and Falcons

GALLIFORMES
Phasianidae: Grouse, Turkeys,and Quail

GRUIFORMES
Rallidae: Rails, Gallinules, and Coots
Gruidae: Craness

CHARADRIIFORMES
Charadriidae: Plovers
Haematopodidae: Oystercatchers
Recurvirostridae: Stilts, Avocets
Scolopacidae: Sandpipers, Phalaropes, and Allies
Laridae: Skuas, Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers
Alcidae: Auks, Murres, and Puffins
 

COLUMBIFORMES
Columbidae: Pigeons and Doves
 

PSITTACIFORMES
Psittacidae: Parrots
 

CUCULIFORMES
Cuculidae: Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis
 

STRIGIFORMES
Tytonidae: Barn Owls
Strigidae: Typical Owls

CAPRIMULGIFORMES
Caprimulgidae: Goatsuckers
 

APODIFORMES
Apodidae: Swift
Trochilidae: Hummingbirds
 

CORACIIFORMES
Alcedinidae: Kingfishers
 

PICIFORMES
Picidae: Woodpeckers

PASSERIFORMES
Tyrannidae: Tyrant Flycatchers
Alaudidae: Larks
Hirundinidae: Swallows
Corvidae: Jays and Rrows
Paridae: Titmice
Sittidae: Nuthatches
Certhiidae: Creepers
Troglodytidae: Wrens
Muscicapidae: Muscicapids
Slyviinae: Kinglets and Gnatcatchers
Turdinae: Thrushes
Mimidae: Mockingbirds, Thrashers, and Allies
Motacillidae: Pipits
Bombycillidae: Waxwings
Laniidae: Shrikes
Sturnidae: Starlings
Vireonidae: Vireos
Parulidae: Wood-warblers
Thraupidae: Tanagers
Cardinalidae: Cardinals, Grosbeaks, and Allies
Emberizidae: Emberizines
Icteridae: Ecterines
Fringillidae: Cardueline Finches, and Allies Carduelinae: Finches
Ploceidae: Weavers