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Bird Species in Israel - Order Passeriformes

Taxonomic Classification
Kingdom:Animalia(Animals)
Phylum:Chordata(Vertebrates)
Class:Aves(Birds)
Order: Passeriformes

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FamilyGenus - speciesCommon nameThumbnail
AlaudidaeAlaemon alaudipesGreater Hoopoe-LarkAlaemon alaudipes 
AlaudidaeAlauda arvensisEurasian Skylark 
AlaudidaeAlauda gulgulaOriental Skylark 
AlaudidaeAmmomanes cincturusBar-tailed Lark 
AlaudidaeAmmomanes desertiDesert LarkAmmomanes deserti 
AlaudidaeCalandrella acutirostrisHume's Lark 
AlaudidaeCalandrella brachydactylaGreater Short-toed Lark 
AlaudidaeCalandrella rufescensLesser Short-toed Lark 
AlaudidaeEremalauda dunniDunn's Lark 
AlaudidaeEremophila alpestrisHorned Lark 
AlaudidaeEremophila bilophaTemminck's Lark 
AlaudidaeEremopterix nigricepsBlack-crowned Sparrow-Lark 
AlaudidaeEremopterix signataChestnut-headed Sparrow-Lark 
AlaudidaeGalerida cristataCrested LarkGalerida cristata 
AlaudidaeLullula arboreaWood Lark 
AlaudidaeMelanocorypha bimaculataBimaculated LarkMelanocorypha bimaculata 
AlaudidaeMelanocorypha calandraCalandra Lark 
AlaudidaeRamphocoris clotbeyThick-billed Lark 
BombycillidaeBombycilla garrulusBohemian Waxwing 
BombycillidaeHypocolius ampelinusGrey Hypocolius 
CorvidaeCorvus coraxCommon Raven 
CorvidaeCorvus coroneHooded Crow 
CorvidaeCorvus frugilegusRook 
CorvidaeCorvus monedulaEurasian Jackdaw 
CorvidaeCorvus rhipidurusFan-tailed Raven 
CorvidaeCorvus ruficollisBrown-necked Raven 
CorvidaeCorvus splendensHouse CrowCorvus splendens 
CorvidaeGarrulus glandariusEurasian Jay 
CorvidaePyrrhocorax graculusYellow-billed Chough 
CorvidaePyrrhocorax pyrrhocoraxRed-billed Chough 
EmberizidaeEmberiza aureolaYellow-breasted Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza brunicepsRed-headed Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza caesiaCretzschmar's BuntingEmberiza caesia 
EmberizidaeEmberiza ciaRock Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza cineraceaCinereous Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza citrinellaYellowhammer 
EmberizidaeEmberiza hortulanaOrtolan Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza leucocephalosPine Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza melanocephalaBlack-headed Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza pusillaLittle Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza rusticaRustic Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza schoeniclusReed Bunting 
EmberizidaeEmberiza striolataHouse BuntingEmberiza striolata 
EmberizidaeMiliaria calandraCorn Bunting 
EstrildidaeLonchura malabaricaIndian SilverbillLonchura malabarica 
FringillidaeCarduelis cannabinaEurasian Linnet 
FringillidaeCarduelis carduelisEuropean Goldfinch 
FringillidaeCarduelis chlorisEuropean Greenfinch 
FringillidaeCarduelis spinusEurasian Siskin 
FringillidaeCarpodacus erythrinusCommon Rosefinch 
FringillidaeCarpodacus synoicusPale Rosefinch 
FringillidaeCoccothraustes coccothraustesHawfinch 
FringillidaeFringilla coelebsChaffinch 
FringillidaeFringilla montifringillaBrambling 
FringillidaeLoxia curvirostraRed Crossbill 
FringillidaeRhodopechys githagineaTrumpeter Finch 
FringillidaeRhodopechys obsoletaDesert Finch 
FringillidaeRhodopechys sanguineaCrimson-winged Finch 
FringillidaeSerinus pusillusFire-fronted Serin 
FringillidaeSerinus serinusEuropean Serin 
FringillidaeSerinus syriacusSyrian Serin 
HirundinidaeDelichon urbicaNorthern House-Martin 
HirundinidaeHirundo aethiopicaEthiopian Swallow 
HirundinidaeHirundo dauricaRed-rumped SwallowHirundo daurica 
HirundinidaeHirundo fuligula/obsoletaRock Martin 
HirundinidaeHirundo rupestrisEurasian Crag-Martin 
HirundinidaeHirundo rusticaBarn Swallow 
HirundinidaeRiparia paludicolaPlain Martin 
HirundinidaeRiparia ripariaSand Martin 
LaniidaeLanius collurioRed-backed ShrikeLanius collurio 
LaniidaeLanius excubitorNorthern Shrike 
LaniidaeLanius isabellinusRufous-tailed ShrikeLanius isabellinus 
LaniidaeLanius minorLesser Grey Shrike 
LaniidaeLanius nubicusMasked ShrikeLanius nubicus 
LaniidaeLanius schachLong-tailed Shrike 
LaniidaeLanius senatorWoodchat ShrikeLanius senator 
MotacillidaeAnthus campestrisTawny Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus cervinusRed-throated PipitAnthus cervinus 
MotacillidaeAnthus godlewskiiBlyth's Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus hodgsoniOlive-backed Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus pratensisMeadow Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus richardiRichard's Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus rubescensAmerican Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus similisLong-billed Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus spinolettaWater Pipit 
MotacillidaeAnthus trivialisTree Pipit 
MotacillidaeMotacilla albaWhite WagtailMotacilla alba 
MotacillidaeMotacilla cinereaGrey Wagtail 
MotacillidaeMotacilla citreolaCitrine WagtailMotacilla citreola 
MotacillidaeMotacilla flavaYellow WagtailMotacilla flava 
MuscicapidaeFicedula albicollisCollared Flycatcher 
MuscicapidaeFicedula hypoleucaEuropean Pied Flycatcher 
MuscicapidaeFicedula parvaRed-breasted Flycatcher 
MuscicapidaeFicedula semitorquataSemicollared Flycatcher 
MuscicapidaeMuscicapa striataSpotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striata 
NectariniidaeNectarinia oseaPalestine Sunbird 
OriolidaeOriolus oriolusEurasian Golden-Oriole 
ParidaeParus aterCoal Tit 
ParidaeParus lugubrisSombre Tit 
ParidaeParus majorGreat Tit 
PasseridaeCarpospiza brachydactylaPale Rock-Finch 
PasseridaePasser domesticusHouse Sparrow 
PasseridaePasser hispaniolensisSpanish SparrowPasser hispaniolensis 
PasseridaePasser moabiticusDead Sea SparrowPasser moabiticus 
PasseridaePasser montanusEurasian Tree Sparrow 
PasseridaePetronia petroniaRock Sparrow 
PasseridaePetronia xanthocollisChestnut-shouldered Petronia 
PrunellidaePrunella atrogularisBlack-throated Accentor 
PrunellidaePrunella collarisAlpine Accentor 
PrunellidaePrunella modularisHedge Accentor 
PrunellidaePrunella ocularisRadde's Accentor 
PycnonotidaePycnonotus leucogenysWhite-cheeked Bulbul 
PycnonotidaePycnonotus xanthopygosYellow-vented BulbulPycnonotus xanthopygos 
RemizidaeRemiz pendulinusEurasian Penduline-Tit 
SittidaeSitta neumayerWestern Rock-Nuthatch 
SturnidaeOnychognathus tristramiiTristram's StarlingOnychognathus tristramii 
SturnidaeSturnus roseusRosy Starling 
SturnidaeSturnus vulgarisCommon Starling 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus agricolaPaddyfield Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus arundinaceusGreat Reed-Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus dumetorumBlyth's Reed-Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus griseldisBasra Reed-Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus melanopogonMoustached Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus orientalisEastern Great Reed-Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus palustrisMarsh Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus schoenobaenusSedge Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus scirpaceusEurasian Reed-Warbler 
SylviidaeAcrocephalus stentoreusClamorous Reed-Warbler 
SylviidaeCettia cettiCetti's Warbler 
SylviidaeCisticola juncidisZitting Cisticola 
SylviidaeHippolais caligataBooted Warbler 
SylviidaeHippolais icterinaIcterine Warbler 
SylviidaeHippolais languidaUpcher's Warbler 
SylviidaeHippolais olivetorumOlive-tree Warbler 
SylviidaeHippolais pallidaOlivaceous Warbler 
SylviidaeLocustella certhiolaPallas's Grasshopper-Warbler 
SylviidaeLocustella fluviatilisEurasian River Warbler 
SylviidaeLocustella luscinioidesSavi's Warbler 
SylviidaeLocustella naeviaCommon Grasshopper-Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopusWood Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus bonelliBonelli's Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus collybitaCommon Chiffchaff 
SylviidaePhylloscopus fuscatusDusky Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus humeiHume's Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus inornatusInornate Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus nitidusGreen Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus proregulusLemon-rumped Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus schwarziRadde's Warbler 
SylviidaePhylloscopus sindianusMountain Chiffchaff 
SylviidaePhylloscopus trochilusWillow Warbler 
SylviidaePrinia gracilisGraceful PriniaPrinia gracilis 
SylviidaeRegulus regulusGoldcrest 
SylviidaeScotocerca inquietaStreaked Scrub-WarblerScotocerca inquieta 
SylviidaeSylvia atricapillaBlackcap 
SylviidaeSylvia borinGarden WarblerSylvia borin 
SylviidaeSylvia cantillansSubalpine Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia communisCommon Whitethroat 
SylviidaeSylvia conspicillataSpectacled Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia currucaLesser Whitethroat 
SylviidaeSylvia hortensisOrphean Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia leucomelaenaRed Sea Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia melanocephalaSardinian Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia melanothoraxCyprus Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia mystaceaMenetries's Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia nanaDesert WarblerSylvia nana 
SylviidaeSylvia nisoriaBarred Warbler 
SylviidaeSylvia rueppelliRueppell's WarblerSylvia rueppelli 
TichodromadidaeTichodroma murariaWallcreeper 
TmaliidaePanurus biarmicusBearded Parrotbill 
TmaliidaeTurdoides squamicepsArabian BabblerTurdoides squamiceps 
TroglodytidaeTroglodytes troglodytesWinter Wren 
TurdidaeCercomela melanuraBlackstartCercomela melanura 
TurdidaeCercotrichas galactotesRufous-tailed Scrub-RobinCercotrichas galactotes 
TurdidaeCercotrichas podobeBlack Scrub-RobinCercotrichas podobe 
TurdidaeErithacus rubeculaEuropean Robin 
TurdidaeIrania gutturalisWhite-throated Robin 
TurdidaeLuscinia lusciniaThrush Nightingale 
TurdidaeLuscinia megarhynchosCommon Nightingale 
TurdidaeLuscinia svecicaBluethroat 
TurdidaeMonticola saxatilisRufous-tailed Rock-Thrush 
TurdidaeMonticola solitariusBlue Rock-Thrush 
TurdidaeOenanthe cypriacaCyprus Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe desertiDesert Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe finschiiFinsch's Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe hispanicaBlack-eared WheatearOenanthe hispanica 
TurdidaeOenanthe isabellinaIsabelline WheatearOenanthe isabellina 
TurdidaeOenanthe leucopygaWhite-tailed WheatearOenanthe leucopyga 
TurdidaeOenanthe leucuraBlack Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe lugensMourning Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe moestaRed-rumped Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe monachaHooded Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe oenantheNorthern WheatearOenanthe oenanthe 
TurdidaeOenanthe picataVariable Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe pleschankaPied Wheatear 
TurdidaeOenanthe xanthoprymnaRufous-tailed Wheatear 
TurdidaePhoenicurus erythronotaRufous-backed Redstart 
TurdidaePhoenicurus ochrurosBlack Redstart 
TurdidaePhoenicurus phoenicurusCommon RedstartPhoenicurus phoenicurus 
TurdidaeSaxicola caprataPied BushchatSaxicola caprata 
TurdidaeSaxicola rubetraWhinchatSaxicola rubetra 
TurdidaeSaxicola torquataStonechat 
TurdidaeTarsiger cyanurusOrange-flanked Bush-Robin 
TurdidaeTurdus iliacusRedwing 
TurdidaeTurdus merulaEurasian Blackbird 
TurdidaeTurdus naumanniDusky Thrush 
TurdidaeTurdus philomelosSong Thrush 
TurdidaeTurdus pilarisFieldfare 
TurdidaeTurdus ruficollisDark-throated Thrush 
TurdidaeTurdus torquatusRing Ouzel 
TurdidaeTurdus viscivorusMistle Thrush