Small Birds

Critter

Red-winged Blackbird

David Rosen, Wildside Photography

Common name: Red-winged Blackbird

Scientific name: Agelaius phoeniceus
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Emberizidae
Habitat: wetlands, cropland, grasslands and roadside ditches

Size: 18 to 24 cm

Critter

Western Meadowlark

Common name: Western Meadowlark

Scientific name: Sturnella neglecta
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Emberizidae

Critter

Killdeer

Common name: Killdeer

Scientific name: Charadrius vociferous
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Charadriidae

Commands