Other New Mexico birds


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Wild Turkey, Meleagris gallopavo, New Mexico

Galliformes, Phasianidae: Wild Turkey, Meleagris gallopavo

Bushtit, Psaltriparus minimus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Aegithalidae: Bushtit,  Psaltriparus minimus

Horned Lark, Eremophila alpestris, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Alaudidae: Horned Lark, Eremophila alpestris

Cedar Waxwing, Bombycilla cedrorum, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Bombycillidae: Cedar Waxwing, Bombycilla cedrorum

Brown Creeper, Certhia americana, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Certhiidae, Brown Creeper, Certhia americana

Clark's Nutcracker, Nucifraga columbiana, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Corvidae: Clark's Nutcracker, Nucifraga columbiana

Canada Jay, Gray Jay, Perisoreus canadensis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Corvidae: Canada Jay (formerly Gray Jay), Perisoreus canadensis

Pine Siskin, Spinus pinus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Fringillidae: Pine Siskin, Spinus pinus

Northern Rough-Winged Swallow, Stelgidopteryx serripennis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Hirundinidae: Northern Rough-Winged Swallow, Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Violet-Green Swallow, Tachycineta thalassina, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Hirundinidae: Violet-Green Swallow, Tachycineta thalassina

Female Red-Winged Blackbird, Agelaius phoeniceus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Icteridae: Red-Winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) (female shown)

Loggerhead Shrike, Lanius ludovicianus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Laniidae: Loggerhead Shrike, Lanius ludovicianus

Northern Mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Mimidae: Northern Mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos

Crissal Thrasher, Toxostoma crissale, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Mimidae: Crissal Thrasher, Toxostoma crissale

Curve-billed Thrasher, Toxostoma curvirostre, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Mimidae: Curve-billed Thrasher, Toxostoma curvirostre

American Pipit, Anthus rubescens, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Motacillidae: American Pipit, Anthus rubescens

Juniper Titmouse, Baeolophus ridgwayi, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Paridae: Juniper Titmouse, Baeolophus ridgwayi

Black-Capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Paridae: Black-Capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus

Mountain Chickadee, Poecile gambeli, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Paridae: Mountain Chickadee, Poecile gambeli

Lucy's Warbler, Leiothlypis luciae, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Lucy's Warbler (Leiothlypis luciae)

Black-Throated Gray Warbler, Setophaga nigrescens, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Parulidae: Black-Throated Gray Warbler (Setophaga nigrescens)

Rufous-Crowned Sparrow,  Aimophila ruficeps

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Rufous-Crowned Sparrow,  Aimophila ruficeps

Black-Throated Sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Black-Throated Sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata

Lark Sparrow, Chondestes grammacus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Lark Sparrow, Chondestes grammacus

Dark-Eyed Junco, Junco hyemalis, Oregon variant, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Dark-Eyed Junco, Junco hyemalis

Lincoln's Sparrow, Melospiza lincolnii, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Lincoln's Sparrow, Melospiza lincolnii

Song Sparrow, Melospiza melodia, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Song Sparrow, Melospiza melodia

Canyon Towhee, Melozone fusca, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Canyon Towhee, Melozone fusca

Savannah Sparrow, Passerculus sandwichensis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Savannah Sparrow, Passerculus sandwichensis

Green-Tailed Towhee, Pipilo chlorurus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Green-Tailed Towhee, Pipilo chlorurus

Vesper Sparrow, Pooecetes gramineus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Vesper Sparrow (Pooecetes gramineus)

Chipping Sparrow, Spizella passerina, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Chipping Sparrow, Spizella passerina

American Tree Sparrow, Spizelloides arborea, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: American Tree Sparrow, Spizelloides arborea

White-Throated Sparrow, Zonotrichia albicollis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: White-Throated Sparrow, Zonotrichia albicollis

White-Crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophrys, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: White-Crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophrys

Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher,  Polioptila caerulea, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Passerellidae: Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher,  Polioptila caerulea

Ruby-Crowned Kinglet, Regulus calendula, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Regulidae: Ruby-Crowned Kinglet, Regulus calendula

Red-Breasted Nuthatch, Sitta canadensis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Sittidae: Red-Breasted Nuthatch, Sitta canadensis

White-Breasted Nuthatch, Sitta carolinensis, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Sittidae: White-Breasted Nuthatch, Sitta carolinensis

Cactus Wren, Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Troglodytidae: Cactus Wren, Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus

Marsh Wren, Cistothorus palustris, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Troglodytidae: Marsh Wren, Cistothorus palustris

Rock Wren, Salpinctes obsoletus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Troglodytidae: Rock Wren, Salpinctes obsoletus

Bewick's Wren, Thryomanes bewickii, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Troglodytidae: Bewick's Wren, Thryomanes bewickii

Hermit Thrush, Cathartus guttatus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Turdidae: Hermit Thrush, Cathartus guttatus

Townsend's Solitaire,  Myadestes townsendi, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Turdidae: Townsend's Solitaire,  Myadestes townsendi

Olive-Sided Flycatcher, Contopus cooperi, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Olive-Sided Flycatcher, Contopus cooperi

Western Wood Pewee, Contopus sordidulus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Western Wood Pewee, Contopus sordidulus

Hammond's Flycatcher,  Empidonax hammondii, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Hammond's Flycatcher,  Empidonax hammondii

Dusky Flycatcher, Empidonax oberholseri, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Dusky Flycatcher, Empidonax oberholseri

Willow Flycatcher, Empidonax traillii, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Willow Flycatcher, Empidonax traillii

Ash-Throated Flycatcher,   Myiarchus cinerascens, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Ash-Throated Flycatcher, 

Myiarchus cinerascens

Black Phoebe, Sayornis nigricans, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Black Phoebe, Sayornis nigricans

Say's Phoebe, Sayornis saya, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Tyrannidae: Say's Phoebe, Sayornis saya

Warbling Vireo, Vireo gilvus, New Mexico

Passeriformes, Vireonidae: Warbling Vireo, Vireo gilvus