Previous Index Next

 

BIRDS

Family TANAGRIDAE.

  1. Scarlet Tanager. Piranga erythromelas. Regular migrant, sometimes common.

  2. Summer Tanager. Piranga rubra rubra. Accidental, one record.

Family HIRIINDINIDAE.

  1. Purple Martin. Progne subis subis. Summer resident; breeds, increasing in numbers.

  2. Cliff Swallow. Petrochelidon lunifrons lunifrons. Summer resident, formerly common and bred, now a rather rare migrant.

  3. Barn Swallow. Hirundo erythrogastra. Regular summer resident, common; breeds.

  4. Tree Swallow. Iridoprocne bicolor. Regular summer resident, common ; breeds.

  5. Bank Swallow. Riparia riparia. Regular summer resident, common ; breeds.

  6. Rough-winged Swallow. Stelgidopteryx serripennis. Rare summer resident; breeds.

Family BOMBYCILLIDAE.

  1. Bohemian Waxwing. Bombycilla garrula. Irregular winter resident, rare.

  2. Cedar Waxwing. Bombycilla cedrorum. Resident, irregular in winter, often abundant; breeds.

Family LANIIDAE.

  1. Northern Shrike. Lanius borealis.   Rare winter resident.

231


Previous Index Next