The following tags have been used to highlight several.
A Accidental - a species that rarely or accidentally occurs in Asia I Introduced - a species introduced to Asia as a consequence, direct or indirect, of human actions Ex Extirpated - a species that no longer occurs in Asia although populations exist elsewhere X Extinct - a species or subspecies that briids longer exists. The avifauna of Asia includes a total of 3, species. Globally threatened species status in red were identified by Birdlife International in Birdlife Data Zone species.
I am pleased to offer these checklists as a service to birdwatchers. Taxonomic changes are on-going.
As more research is gathered from studies of distribution, Asiqn, and DNAthe order and of families and species may change. The area is separated from Africa by the Suez Canal. The commonly occurring native species do not fall into any of these.
Welcome Guest Avibase - Bird Checklists of the World Asia This checklist includes all bird species found in Brirsbased on the best information available at this time. If you prefer to view the list based on a different authority, click on one of the list available below. It is based on a wide variety of sources that I collated over many years.
Furthermore, different approaches to ornithological nomenclature have led to concurrent systems of classification see Sibley-Ahlquist taxonomy. The taxonomic order and nomenclature follows Clements, version If you find any error, please do not hesitate to.