Here are lists of the birds and mammals we saw or heard on the Tropical Audubon Society southeast Arizona trip. Names in parenthesis indicate selected potential splits.

This is the AOU-style list.



American Wigeon
Mallard (Mexican Duck and/or hybirds)
Cinnamon Teal
Ruddy Duck
Scaled Quail
Gambel's Quail
Montezuma Quail
Wild Turkey
Least Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe
Neotropic Cormorant
Brown Pelican
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Black Vulture
Turkey Vulture
Northern Harrier
Cooper's Hawk
Common Black-Hawk
Harris's Hawk
Gray Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Golden Eagle
Common Gallinule
American Coot
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
Spotted Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Red Knot
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Stilt Sandpiper
Long-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Phalarope
Black Tern
Rock Pigeon
Band-tailed Pigeon
Eurasian Collared-Dove
White-winged Dove
Mourning Dove
Inca Dove
Common Ground-Dove
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Greater Roadrunner
Whiskered Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Spotted Owl
Lesser Nighthawk
Magnificent Hummingbird
Blue-throated Hummingbird
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Anna's Hummingbird
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Broad-billed Hummingbird
Violet-crowned Hummingbird
White-eared Hummingbird
Elegant Trogon
Acorn Woodpecker
Gila Woodpecker
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Arizona Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Gilded Flicker
American Kestrel
Peregrine Falcon

Suboscine Passerines

Greater Pewee
Western Wood-Pewee
Cordilleran Flycatcher
Buff-breasted Flycatcher
Black Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
Vermilion Flycatcher
Dusky-capped Flycatcher
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Brown-crested Flycatcher
Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher
Tropical Kingbird

Cassin's Kingbird
Western Kingbird

Oscine Passerines

Bell's Vireo
Loggerhead Shrike
Bell's Vireo
Plumbeous Vireo
Hutton's Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Steller's Jay
(Woodhouse's) Western Scrub-Jay
Mexican Jay
Chihuahuan Raven
Common Raven
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
Violet-green Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
Mountain Chickadee
Mexican Chickadee
Bridled Titmouse
Juniper Titmouse
(Lead-colored) Bushtit
Red-breasted Nuthatch
(Mexican & Rocky Mountain) White-breasted Nuthatch
Pygmy Nuthatch
(Mexican) Brown Creeper
Rock Wren
Canyon Wren
(Brown-throated) House Wren
Bewick's Wren
Cactus Wren
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher
Western Bluebird
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
Northern Mockingbird
(Eastern & Palmer's) Curve-billed Thrasher
European Starling
Olive Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Lucy's Warbler
Virginia's Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Yellow Warbler
Grace's Warbler
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Red-faced Warbler
Painted Redstart
Yellow-breasted Chat
Spotted Towhee
Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Canyon Towhee
Abert's Towhee
Rufous-winged Sparrow
Botteri's Sparrow
Cassin's Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Black-chinned Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Lark Bunting
Song Sparrow
Yellow-eyed Junco
(Northern) Hepatic Tanager
Summer Tanager
Western Tanager
Northern Cardinal
Black-headed Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Lazuli Bunting
Varied Bunting
Red-winged Blackbird
Lilian's Meadowlark
Great-tailed Grackle
Bronzed Cowbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
Hooded Oriole
Bullock's Oriole
Scott's Oriole
House Finch
Pine Siskin
Lesser Goldfinch
House Sparrow


Some unidentified bats and small rodents are not included.


American Black Bear, Ursus americanus
Mule Deer, Odocoileus hemionus
White-tailed Deer, Odocoileus virginianus
Javelina (Collared Peccary), Pecari tajacu


Antelope Jackrabbit, Lepus alleni
Black-tailed Jackrabbit, Lepus californicus
Desert Cottontail, Sylvilagus audubonii
Apache (Mexican) Fox Squirrel, Sciurus nayaritensis
Arizona Gray Squirrel, Sciurus arizonensis
Cliff Chipmunk, Neotamias dorsalis
Round-tailed Ground Squirrel, Xerospermophilus tereticaudus
Rock Squirrel, Otospermophilus variegatus