Cambodia Tally Sheet

Here is a complete list of all the birds seen throughout our trip to Cambodia.  Where available, I have included a link to photos of each species.  There are 54 species listed.

SPECIES                  LATIN BINOMIAL                  
Storks – Ciconiidae  
Milky Stork Mycteria cinerea
Darters – Anhingidae  
Oriental Darter Anhinga melanogaster
Herons & Bitterns – Ardeidae  
Great Egret Ardea alba
Chinese Pond-heron Ardeola bacchus
Ibises – Threskiornithidae  
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Hawks – Accipitridae  
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus
Changeable Hawk-eagle Nisaetus limnaeetus
Shikra Accipiter badius
Stilts – Recurvirostridae  
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Plovers – Charadriidae  
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Doves – Columbidae  
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
Oriental Turtle-dove Streptopelia orientalis
Red Collared-dove Streptopelia tranquebarica
Zebra Dove Geopelia striata
Cuckoos – Cuculidae  
Himalayan Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus
Swifts – Apodidae  
Himalayan Swiftlet Aerodramus brevirostris
House Swift Apus nipalensis
Asian Palm-swift Cypsiurus balasiensis
Kingfishers – Alcedinidae  
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Rollers – Coraciidae  
Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis
Asian Barbets – Megalaimidae  
Lineated Barbet Megalaima lineata
Parrots & Parakeets – Psittacidae  
Alexandrine Parakeet Psittacula eupatria
Red-breasted Parakeet Psittacula alexandri
Ioras – Aegithinidae  
Common Iora Aegithina tiphia
Cuckoo-shrikes – Campephagidae  
Ashy Minivet Pericrocotus divaricatus
Shrikes – Laniidae  
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus
Drongos – Dicruridae  
Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus
Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus
Fantails – Rhipiduridae  
Malaysian Pied-fantail Rhipidura javanica
Monarch-flycatchers – Monarchidae  
Black-naped Monarch Hypothymis azurea
Swallows – Hirundinidae  
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Bulbuls – Pycnonotidae  
Yellow-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus goiavier
Olive-backed Bulbul Pycnonotus plumosus
Leaf-warblers – Phylloscopidae  
Chestnut-crowned Warbler Seicercus castaniceps
Cisticolas – Cisticolidae  
Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius
Dark-necked Tailorbird Orthotomus atrogularis
Yellow-bellied Prinia Prinia flaviventris
Plain Prinia Prinia inornata
Old World Flycatchers – Muscicapidae  
Brown-streaked Flycatcher Muscicapa williamsoni
Oriental Magpie-robin Copsychus saularis
Hainan Blue-flycatcher Cyornis hainanus
Blue-and-white Flycatcher Cyanoptila cyanomelana
Little Pied Flycatcher Ficedula westermanni
Blue Rock-thrush Monticola solitarius
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus
Starlings – Sturnidae  
Common Hill Myna Gracula religiosa
Great Myna Acridotheres grandis
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis
Black-collared Starling Gracupica nigricollis
Chestnut-tailed Starling Sturnia malabarica
Leafbirds – Chloropseidae  
Golden-fronted Leafbird Chloropsis aurifrons
Sunbirds – Nectariniidae  
Olive-backed Sunbird Chloropsis aurifrons
Old World Sparrows – Passeridae  
Plain-backed Sparrow Passer flaveolus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus

One thought on “Cambodia Tally Sheet

  1. Pat, My favourite is the Plain-backed Sparrow. It may have a ‘plain’ back, but overall it certainly is not plain. What a beauty.
    Also, great catch right at the airport.

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