A few New Mexico birds: search by order


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Accipitriformes (Includes hawks and eagles)

Anseriformes (Includes ducks and geese)

Apodiformes (hummingbirds)

Cathartiformes (carrion birds)

Charadriiformes (Includes waders and gulls)


Columbiformes (doves)

Coraciiformes (kingfishers and their kin)

Cuculiformes (Includes roadrunners)

Falconiformes (falcons)

Galliformes (including quail)

Gruiformes (including cranes and coots)

Pelecaniformes (Includes herons and egrets)

Piciformes (Includes woodpeckers and flickers)

Strigiformes (Owls)


Suliformes (includes cormorants)