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Family: Icteridae
Name Scientific Name Countries Endemism Status Guide E-Bird
Chestnut-capped Blackbird Chrysomus (Agelaius) ruficapillus Argentina, Uruguay
Saffron-cowled Blackbird Xanthopsar flavus Argentina, Uruguay Vulnerable
Yellow-rumped Marshbird Pseudoleistes guirahuro Argentina, Uruguay
Brown-and-yellow Marshbird Pseudoleistes virescens Argentina, Uruguay
Grayish (Bay-winged Cowbird) Baywing Agelaioides (Molothrus) badius Argentina, Uruguay
Shiny Cowbird Molothrus bonariensis Chile, Argentina, Uruguay
Screaming Cowbird Molothrus rufoaxillaris Argentina, Uruguay
Giant Cowbird Molothrus (Scaphidura) oryzivorus Argentina
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus Argentina
Peruvian Meadowlark Sturnella (Leistes) belicosa Chile
Pampas Meadowlark Sturnella (Leistes) defilippi Argentina, Uruguay Endemic of SSA Vulnerable
Long-tailed Meadowlark Sturnella (Leistes) loyca Chile, Argentina Endemic of SSA
White-browed Meadowlark (Blackbird) Sturnella (Leistes) superciliaris Argentina, Uruguay
Family: Fringillidae
Name Scientific Name Countries Endemism Status Guide E-Bird
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris Argentina, Uruguay Introduced species
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Argentina, Uruguay Introduced species
Black Siskin Spinus (Carduelis) atratus Chile, Argentina
Black-chinned Siskin Spinus (Carduelis) barbatus Chile, Argentina Endemic of SSA
Thick-billed Siskin Spinus (Carduelis) crassirostris Chile, Argentina
Hooded Siskin Spinus (Carduelis) magellanicus Chile, Argentina, Uruguay
Yellow-rumped Siskin Spinus (Carduelis) uropygialis Chile, Argentina
Purple-throated Euphonia Euphonia chlorotica Argentina, Uruguay
Green-throated (chinned) Euphonia Euphonia chalybea Argentina Near-threatened
Violaceous Euphonia Euphonia violacea Argentina
Golden-rumped Euphonia Euphonia cyanocephala (musica) Argentina, Uruguay
Chestnut-bellied Euphonia Euphonia pectoralis Argentina
Blue-naped Chlorophonia Chlorophonia cyanea Argentina
Family: Passeridae (or Ploceidae)
Name Scientific Name Countries Endemism Status Guide E-Bird
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Chile, Argentina, Uruguay Introduced species
Family: Accidentales, Vagantes e Hipotéticas
Name Scientific Name Countries Endemism Status Guide E-Bird
Dwarf Tinamou Taoniscus nanus Argentina Vulnerable
Horned Screamer Anhima cornuta Uruguay
Northern Shoveler Anas (Spatula) clypeata Argentina
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Argentina, Uruguay
Waved Albatross Phoebastria irrorata Chile Critically endangered
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Chile
White-winged Petrel Pterodroma leucoptera Chile Vulnerable
Broad-billed Prion Pachyptila vittata Argentina
Cook's Petrel Pterodroma cookii Chile Vulnerable
Black-winged Petrel Pterodroma nigripennis Chile
Murphy's Petrel Pterodroma ultima Chile Near-threatened
Henderson Petrel Pterodroma atrata Chile Endangered
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata Chile Near-threatened
Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus (Ardenna) carneipes Chile Near-threatened
Tropical Shearwater Puffinus bailloni Chile
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma (Hydrobates) leucorhoa Argentina, Uruguay Vulnerable
Greater Yellow-headed Vulture Cathartes melambrotus Argentina
Masked Booby Sula dactylatra Chile, Uruguay
CapeGannet Morus capensis Argentina, Uruguay Vulnerable
Pied Lapwing Vanellus (Hoploxypterus) cayanus Argentina
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa Chile
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Chile
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Argentina
Laughing Gull Larus atricilla Chile
Least Tern Sternula (Sterna) antillarum Argentina, Uruguay
Roseate Tern Sterna dougalli Argentina
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri Argentina
Bridled Tern Sterna (Onychoprion) anaethetus Chile
Plumbeous Pigeon Patagioenas plumbea Argentina
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus Argentina
Lesser Nigththawk Chordeiles acutipennis Argentina
Spot-tailed Nightjar Hydropsalis maculicaudus Argentina
Forl-tailed Palm Swift Tachornis squamata Argentina
White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora Argentina
Long-billed Starthroat Heliomaster longirostris Argentina
Stripe-breasted Starthroat Heliomaster squamosus Argentina
White-chinned Sapphire Hylocharis cyanus Argentina
Ocellated Piculet Picumnus dorbignyanus Argentina
Pearled Treerunner Margarornis squamiger Argentina
Short-tailed Field-Tyrant Muscigralla brevicauda Chile
Purple Martin Progne subis Argentina
Veery Catharus fuscescens Argentina
Yellow-legged Thrush Turdus flavipes Argentina
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild Uruguay Introduced species
Cinnamon Tanager Schistochlamys ruficapillus Argentina
Gray-bellied Flowerpiercer Diglossa carbonaria Argentina
Buff-throadted Warbling-Finch Microspingus (Poospiza) lateralis Argentina
Yellow-bellied Seedeater Sporophila nigricollis Argentina