Charadriiformes
Waders, gulls and auks

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Alcidae
Burhinidae
Charadriidae
Glareolidae
Haematopodidae
Jacanidae Jacanas
Laridae
Recurvirostridae
Rostratulidae
Scolopacidae
Stercorariidae
Sternidae
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African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Sandwich tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus
Great Snipe Gallinago media
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
Slender-billed gull Chroicocephalus genei
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus
Great Black-headed Gull Larus ichthyaetus
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Common sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Northern jacana Jacana spinosa
European Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Pectoral sandpiper Calidris melanotos
Grey-headed gull Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Black guillemot Cepphus grylle
Sooty Gull Larus hemprichii
Lesser black-backed gull Larus fuscus
Kittlitz’s Plover Charadrius pecuarius
Inca Tern Larosterna inca
Far Eastern Curlew Numenius madagascariensis
Latham's snipe Gallinago hardwickii
Black-tailed Gull Larus crassirostris
California Gull Larus californicus
Ruff Calidris pugnax
Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus
Spotted Thick-knee Burhinus capensis
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii
Little auk, dovekie Alle alle
Egyptian Plover Pluvianus aegyptius
Crowned lapwing Vanellus coronatus
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
Masked Lapwing Vanellus miles
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
Eurasian Dotterel Eudromias morinellus
Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Whimbrel or Hudsonian Curlew Numenius phaeopus
Cream-coloured Courser Cursorius cursor
Ring-billed gull Larus delawarensis
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Red-wattled Lapwing Vanellus indicus
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Wattled Jacana Jacana jacana
Lesser Crested-Tern Thalasseus bengalensis
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Sanderling Calidris alba
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
Blacksmith Lapwing Vanellus armatus
Mediterranean gull Larus melanocephalus
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Senegal Thick-knee Burhinus senegalensis
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Ancient Murrelet Synthliboramphus antiquus
Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Skua Stercorarius skua
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
Pin-tailed Snipe Gallinago stenura
Spur-winged Lapwing Vanellus spinosus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Black-winged Stilt, Common Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans
Mew Gull Larus canus
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Razorbill Alca torda
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
Eurasian Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus
Common murre Uria aalge
Black-tailed Godwid Limosa limosa
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Whiskered tern Chlidonias hybrida
Western Gull Larus occidentalis
Little gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
Little Tern Sterna albifrons
Little Stint Calidris minuta