The Big Sit! 2010 Statistics

These statistics reflect information submitted by reporting circles. As teams continue to report their Big Sit! results, the statistics on this page will change to reflect up-to-the-minute information.

State Species Sightings (Texas, United States)

  1. Anhinga Anhinga anhinga
  2. Great Egret Ardea alba
  3. Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea
  4. Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
  5. White Ibis Eudocimus albus
  6. White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi
  7. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  8. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  9. Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
  10. Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
  11. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  12. White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus
  13. Merlin Falco columbarius
  14. Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
  15. King Rail Rallus elegans
  16. Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
  17. Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
  18. Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus
  19. Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca
  20. Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri
  21. Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla
  22. Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata
  23. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  24. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  25. Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
  26. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  27. Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
  28. Vermilion Flycatcher Pyrocephalus rubinus
  29. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Tyrannus forficatus
  30. Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
  31. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  32. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  33. Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
  34. Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  35. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  36. House Wren Troglodytes aedon
  37. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  38. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
  39. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  40. Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
  41. Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata
  42. Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla
  43. Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
  44. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
  45. Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
  46. Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  47. Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus
  48. Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  49. Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  50. Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni
  51. Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
  52. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  53. Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
  54. Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto
  55. White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica
  56. Golden-fronted Woodpecker Melanerpes aurifrons
  57. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  58. Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus
  59. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  60. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  61. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  62. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  63. Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus
  64. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  65. Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
  66. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  67. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  68. Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio
  69. Common Poorwill Phalaenoptilus nuttallii
  70. Ladder-backed Woodpecker Picoides scalaris
  71. California Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica
  72. Common Raven Corvus corax
  73. Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
  74. Black-crested Titmouse Baeolophus atricristatus
  75. Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii
  76. Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria
  77. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
  78. American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  79. Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
  80. Snowy Egret Egretta thula
  81. Green Heron Butorides virescens
  82. Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  83. Roseate Spoonbill Platalea ajaja
  84. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna autumnalis
  85. Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor
  86. Osprey Pandion haliaetus
  87. White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus
  88. Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus
  89. Plain Chachalaca Ortalis vetula
  90. Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus
  91. Willet Tringa semipalmata
  92. Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
  93. Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
  94. Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  95. Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
  96. Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
  97. Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri
  98. Least Tern Sternulla antillarum
  99. Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
  100. Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
  101. Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
  102. Inca Dove Columbina inca
  103. Common Ground-Dove Columbina passerina
  104. White-tipped Dove Leptotila verreauxi
  105. Barn Owl Tyto alba
  106. Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
  107. Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
  108. Common Pauraque Nyctidromus albicollis
  109. Buff-bellied Hummingbird Amazilia yucatanensis
  110. Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
  111. Black-chinned Hummingbird Archilochus alexandri
  112. Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
  113. Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana
  114. Great Kiskadee Pitangus sulphuratus
  115. Couch's Kingbird Tyrannus couchii
  116. Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus
  117. White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus
  118. Green Jay Cyanocorax yncas
  119. Purple Martin Progne subis
  120. Cave Swallow Petrochelidon fulva
  121. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  122. Curve-billed Thrasher Toxostoma curvirostre
  123. Long-billed Thrasher Toxostoma longirostre
  124. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  125. Olive Sparrow Arremonops rufivirgatus
  126. Hooded Oriole Icterus cucullatus
  127. Altamira Oriole Icterus gularis
  128. Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
  129. Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
  130. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  131. Wood Duck Aix sponsa
  132. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
  133. Gadwall Anas strepera
  134. Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  135. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  136. Northern Pintail Anas acuta
  137. American Wigeon Anas americana
  138. Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
  139. Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  140. Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
  141. Sora Porzana carolina
  142. American Coot Fulica americana
  143. American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica
  144. Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
  145. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  146. Barred Owl Strix varia
  147. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  148. Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
  149. Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris
  150. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  151. American Pipit Anthus rubescens
  152. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  153. Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
  154. Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
  155. Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
  156. Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
  157. Dickcissel Spiza americana
  158. Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
  159. Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
  160. Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway
  161. Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus
  162. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  163. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  164. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  165. Rufous-crowned Sparrow Aimophila ruficeps
  166. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  167. Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis
  168. Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans
  169. Verdin Auriparus flaviceps
  170. Bronzed Cowbird Molothrus aeneus
  171. Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
  172. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Nyctanassa violacea
  173. Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus
  174. Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis
  175. Gray Hawk Buteo plagiatus
  176. Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris
  177. Chihuahuan Raven Corvus cryptoleucus
  178. Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia
  179. Pyrrhuloxia Cardinalis sinuatus
  180. American Goldfinch Spinus tristis
  181. Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiacus
  182. Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis
  183. Mottled Duck Anas fulvigula
  184. Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
  185. Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
  186. Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
  187. Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus
  188. Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus
  189. Wilson's Warbler Cardellina pusilla
  190. Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor
  191. Wood Stork Mycteria americana
  192. Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii
  193. Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens
  194. Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
  195. American Avocet Recurvirostra americana
  196. Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys
  197. Sprague's Pipit Anthus spragueii
  198. Ash-throated Flycatcher Myiarchus cinerascens

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