Birding: Ohio

Here is my life list for birds in Ohio, comprising a subset of my worldwide list and my North-American list. Dates and locations of first sightings anywhere in the world are included where known.

Life count as of December, 2017: 33
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Ducks, Geese and Waterfowl - Eendachtigen - Anatidae (Anseriformes)
Canada Goose
Branta canadensis
NL: Grote Canadese Gans
June 5, 2004 in Ghent, Belgium
Mute Swan
Cygnus olor
NL: Knobbelzwaan
Long ago in the Netherlands
Trumpeter Swan
Cygnus buccinator
NL: Trompetzwaan
March 6, 2011 at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor, MI
Bufflehead
Bucephala albeola
NL: Buffelkopeend
March 6, 2011 at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor, MI
Ruddy Duck
Oxyura jamaicensis
NL: Rosse Stekelstaart
April 7, 2012 at Pinckney State Recreation Area, MI
 
Cormorants and Shags - Aalscholvers - Phalacrocoracidae (Suliformes)
Double-Crested Cormorant
Phalacrocorax auritus
NL: Geoorde Aalscholver
April 28, 2012 in "Ding" Darling NP on Sanibel Island, FL
 
Herons, Egrets and Bitterns - Reigers - Ardeidae (Pelecaniformes)
Great Blue Heron
Ardea herodias
NL: Amerikaanse Blauwe Reiger
March 11, 2012 at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor, MI
Great Egret
Ardea alba
NL: Grote Zilverreiger
September 24, 2011 at Pointe Mouillee State Game Area, MI
 
Gulls, Terns and Skimmers - Meeuwen en Sternen - Laridae (Charadriiformes)
Bonaparte's Gull
Chroicocephalus philadelphia
NL: Kleine Kokmeeuw
April 23, 2013 at Magee Marsh, OH
Ring-billed Gull
Larus delawarensis
NL: Ringsnavelmeeuw
January 28, 2012 at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor, MI
 
Pigeons and Doves - Duiven - Columbidae (Columbiformes)
Mourning Dove
Zenaida macroura
NL: Treurduif
February 12, 2011 at Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, MI
 
Woodpeckers - Spechten - Picidae (Piciformes)
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Melanerpes carolinus
NL: Roodbuikspecht
February 12, 2011 at Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, MI
Downy Woodpecker
Picoides pubescens
NL: Donsspecht
February 12, 2011 at Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, MI
 
Tyrant Flycatchers - Tirannen - Tyrannidae (Passeriformes)
Eastern Phoebe
Sayornis phoebe
NL: Phoebe
April 19, 2013 in Willseyville, NY
 
Vireos - Vireo's - Vireonidae (Passeriformes)
White-eyed Vireo
Vireo griseus
NL: Witoogvireo
April 7, 2013 at La Chua Trail in Paynes Prairie Preserve SP, FL
Blue-headed Vireo
Vireo solitarius
NL: Brilvireo
April 23, 2013 at Magee Marsh, OH
 
Gnatcatchers - Muggenvangers - Polioptilidae (Passeriformes)
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Polioptila caerulea
NL: Blauwgrijze Muggenvanger
April 8, 2013 at La Chua Trail in Paynes Prairie Preserve SP, FL
 
Kinglets - Goudhaantjes - Regulidae (Passeriformes)
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Regulus calendula
NL: Roodkroonhaan
April 19, 2013 in Willseyville, NY
 
Thrushes and Allies - Lijsters - Turdidae (Passeriformes)
Hermit Thrush
Catharus guttatus
NL: Heremietlijster
April 23, 2013 at Magee Marsh, OH
American Robin
Turdus migratorius
NL: Roodborstlijster
February 13, 2011 at Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, MI
 
Mockingbirds and Thrashers - Spotlijsters - Mimidae (Passeriformes)
Gray Catbird
Dumetella carolinensis
NL: Katvogel
May 9, 2012 near Furstenburg Park in Ann Arbor, MI
Brown Thrasher
Toxostoma rufum
NL: Rosse Spotlijster
April 8, 2013 at La Chua Trail in Paynes Prairie Preserve SP, FL
 
Starlings - Spreeuwen - Sturnidae (Passeriformes)
European Starling
Sturnus vulgaris
NL: Spreeuw
Long ago in the Netherlands
Also known as common starling
 
New World Warblers - Amerikaanse Zangers - Parulidae (Passeriformes)
Orange-crowned Warbler
Oreothlypis celata
NL: Groene Zanger
April 23, 2013 at Magee Marsh, OH
Hooded Warbler
Setophaga citrina
NL: Monnikszanger
April 23, 2013 at Magee Marsh, OH
Palm Warbler
Setophaga palmarum
NL: Palmzanger
April 5, 2013 at La Chua Trail in Paynes Prairie Preserve SP, FL
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Setophaga coronata
NL: Geelstuitzanger
April 7, 2012 at Pinckney State Recreation Area, MI
 
Buntings and New World Sparrows - Gorzen - Emberizidae (Passeriformes)
White-throated Sparrow
Zonotrichia albicollis
NL: Witkeelgors
February 12, 2011 at Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, MI
Song Sparrow
Melospiza melodia
NL: Zanggors
April 13, 2012 at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor, MI
Eastern Towhee
Pipilo erythrophthalmus
NL: Roodflanktowie
April 7, 2013 at La Chua Trail in Paynes Prairie Preserve SP, FL
Also known as rufous-sided towhee
 
Cardinals and Allies - Kardinaalachtigen - Cardinalidae (Passeriformes)
Northern Cardinal
Cardinalis cardinalis
NL: Rode Kardinaal
February 12, 2011 at Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor, MI
 
Troupials and Allies - Troepialen - Icteridae (Passeriformes)
Red-winged Blackbird
Agelaius phoeniceus
NL: Epauletspreeuw
April 10, 2011 at Pointe Mouillee State Game Area, MI
Common Grackle
Quiscalus quiscula
NL: Glanstroepiaal
April 23, 2011 at Gallup Park in Ann Arbor, MI

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