Burhinidae | Thick-knees

Eurasian Stone Curlew

Charadriidae | Plovers

American Golden-Plover (Pluvialis dominica)
Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus)
Red-wattled Lapwing (Vanellus indicus)

Grey Plover

Pacific Golden Plover

Eurasian Golden Plover

Greater Ringed Plover

Semipalmated Plover

Long-billed Plover

Little Ringed Plover

Greater Sand Plover

Lesser Sand Plover

Caspian Plover

Oriental Plover

Kentish Plover

Eurasian Dotterel

Sociable Lapwing

Northern Lapwing

Spur-winged Plover

White-tailed Lapwing

Grey-headed Lapwing

Recurvirostridae | Stitls and Avocets

Black-winged Stilt

Pied Avocet

Haematopodidae | Oystercatchers

Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus bachmani)

Common Oystercatcher


Jacanidae | Jacanas

Pheasant-tailed Jacana (Hydrophasianus chirurgus)

Rostratulidae | Painted-snipes

Common Greater Painted-snipe (Rostratula benghalensis)

Scolopacidae | Sandpipers and Snipes

Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca)
Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius)
Wilson’s Phalarope (Phalaropus tricolor)
Black Turnstone (Arenaria melanocephala)
Baird's Sandpiper (Calidris bairdii)
White-rumped Sandpiper (Calidris fuscicollis)
Semipalmated Sandpiper (Calidris pusilla)
Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis)
Wilson's Snipe (Gallinago delicata)
Eskimo Curlew (Numenius borealis)
Slender-billed Curlew (Numenius tenuirostris)
Bristle-thighed Curlew (Numenius tahitiensis)

Green Sandpiper

Wood Sandpiper

Common Greenshank

Nordmann's Greenshank

Lesser Yellowlegs

Common Redshank

Spotted Redshank

Marsh Sandpiper

Grey-tailed Tattler

Wandering Tattler

Common Sandpiper

Terek Sandpiper

Red Phalarope

Red-necked Phalarope

Ruddy Turnstone


Spoon-billed Sandpiper

Little Stint

Rufous-necked Stint

Long-toed Stint

Least Sandpiper

Temminck's Stint

Curlew Sandpiper


Rock Sandpiper

Red Knot

Purple Sandpiper

Pectoral Sandpiper

Great Knot

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper


Western Sandpiper

Broad-billed Sandpiper

Jack Snipe

Common Snipe

Swinhoe's Snipe

Pin-tailed Snipe

Solitary Snipe

Latham's Snipe

Great Snipe

Eurasian Woodcock

Little Curlew

Eurasian Curlew

Far Eastern Curlew

Eurasian Whimbrel

Black-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit

Asiatic Dowitcher

Long-billed Dowitcher

Glareolidae | Pratincoles

Cream-colored Courser (Cursorius cursor)

Black-winged Pratincole

Collared Pratincole

Oriental Pratincole

Stercorariidae | Skuas

South Polar Skua (Stercorarius maccormicki)

Great Skua

Pomarine Skua

Arctic Skua

Long-tailed Jaeger

Laridae | Gulls and Terns

Franklin's Gull (Larus pipixcan)
Laughing Gull (Larus atricilla)
Bonaparte's Gull (Larus philadelphia)
Audouin's Gull (Larus audouinii)

Pallas's Gull

Relict Gull

Saunders's Gull

Mediterranean Gull

Little Gull

Black-headed Gull

Brown-headed Gull

Slender-billed Gull

Great Black-backed Gull

Slaty-backed Gull

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Siberian Black-backed Gull

Herring Gull

Vega Gull

Vega (Mongolian) Gull

Glaucous-winged Gull

Thayer's Gull

Caspian Gull

Yellow-legged Gull

Armenian Gull 

Baraba Steppe Gull

Iceland Gull

Glaucous Gull

Black-tailed Gull

Mew Gull

Ring-billed Gull

Sabine's Gull

Ross's Gull

Black-legged Kittiwake

Red-legged Kittiwake

Ivory Gull

Black Tern

White-winged Tern

Whiskered Tern

Gull-billed Tern

Caspian Tern

Sandwich Tern

Common Tern

Arctic Tern

Aleutian Tern

Little Tern

Alcidae | Alcidae

Cassin's Auklet (Ptychoramphus aleuticus)

Little Auk


Common Guillemot

Brunnich's Guillemot

Black Guillemot

Pigeon Guillemot

Spectacled Guillemot

Long-billed Murrelet

Kittlitz's Murrelet

Ancient Murrelet

Japanese Murrelet

Crested Auklet

Whiskered Auklet

Least Auklet

Parakeet Auklet

Rhinoceros Auklet

Atlantic Puffin

Horned Puffin

Tufted Puffin