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Technical Thematic Report No. 12. - Landbird trends in Canada, 1968-2006

Appendix 1 . Assemblage designations for species

Species included in the Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) analyses, showing their assignments to assemblages for habitat, migration strategy, feeding type, and feeding substrate.Footnote1
English NameFrench NameLatin NameHabitat -
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Chukar (I)Perdrix choukarAlectoris chukarOther OpenResidentHerbivoreGround
Gray Partridge (I)Perdrix grisePerdix perdixOther OpenResidentOmnivoreGround
Ring-necked Pheasant (I)Faisan de ColchidePhasianus colchicusGrasslandResidentOmnivoreGround
Ruffed GrouseGélinotte huppéeBonasa umbellusForestResidentOmnivoreGround
Greater Sage-grouseTétras des armoisesCentrocercus urophasianusShrub/SuccessionalResidentHerbivoreGround
Spruce GrouseTétras du CanadaFalcipennis canadensisForestResidentOmnivoreGround
Willow PtarmiganLagopède des saulesLagopus lagopus ResidentHerbivoreGround
Rock PtarmiganLagopède alpinLagopus muta ResidentHerbivoreGround
Blue GrouseTétras sombreDendragapus obscurusForestResidentOmnivoreGround
Sharp-tailed GrouseTétras à queue fineTympanuchus phasianellusGrasslandResidentOmnivoreGround
Wild TurkeyDindon sauvageMeleagris gallopavoForestResidentOmnivoreGround
California Quail (I)Colin de CalifornieCallipepla californicaShrub/SuccessionalResidentHerbivoreGround
Northern BobwhiteColin de VirginieColinus virginianusShrub/SuccessionalResidentOmnivoreGround
Turkey VultureUrubu à tête rougeCathartes aura Short-distanceCarnivoreGround
OspreyBalbuzard pêcheurPandion haliaetusWetlandShort-distanceCarnivoreWater
Bald EaglePygargue à tête blancheHaliaeetus leucocephalusWetlandShort-distanceCarnivoreWater
Northern HarrierBusard Saint-MartinCircus cyaneusGrasslandShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Sharp-shinned HawkÉpervier brunAccipiter striatusForestShort-distanceCarnivoreAir
Cooper's HawkÉpervier de CooperAccipiter cooperiiForestShort-distanceCarnivoreAir
Northern GoshawkAutour des palombesAccipiter gentilisForestResidentCarnivoreAir
Red-shouldered HawkBuse à épaulettesButeo lineatusForestShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Broad-winged HawkPetite BuseButeo platypterusForestNeotropicalCarnivoreGround
Swainson's HawkBuse de SwainsonButeo swainsoniOther OpenNeotropicalCarnivoreGround
Red-tailed HawkBuse à queue rousseButeo jamaicensisOther OpenShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Ferruginous HawkBuse rouilleuseButeo regalisGrasslandShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Rough-legged HawkBuse pattueButeo lagopus Short-distanceCarnivoreGround
Golden EagleAigle royalAquila chrysaetos Short-distanceCarnivoreGround
American KestrelCrécerelle d'AmériqueFalco sparveriusOther OpenShort-distanceInsectivoreAir
MerlinFaucon émerillonFalco columbariusForestNeotropicalCarnivoreAir
GyrfalconFaucon gerfautFalco rusticolus ResidentCarnivoreAir
Peregrine FalconFaucon pèlerinFalco peregrinus NeotropicalCarnivoreAir
Prairie FalconFaucon des prairiesFalco mexicanusOther OpenShort-distanceCarnivoreAir
Rock Pigeon (I)Pigeon bisetColumba liviaUrban/SuburbanResidentOmnivoreGround
Band-tailed PigeonPigeon à queue barréePatagioenas fasciataForestNeotropicalHerbivoreVegetation
Mourning DoveTourterelle tristeZenaida macrouraUrban/SuburbanShort-distanceHerbivoreGround
Yellow-billed CuckooCoulicou à bec jauneCoccyzus americanusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Black-billed CuckooCoulicou à bec noirCoccyzus erythropthalmusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Barn OwlEffraie des clochersTyto albaGrasslandShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Western Screech-owlPetit-duc des montagnesMegascops kennicottiiForestResidentInsectivoreGround
Eastern Screech-owlPetit-duc maculéMegascops asioForestResidentInsectivoreGround
Great Horned OwlGrand-duc d'AmériqueBubo virginianus ResidentCarnivoreGround
Northern Hawk OwlChouette épervièreSurnia ululaForestResidentCarnivoreGround
Northern Pygmy-owlChevêchette naineGlaucidium gnomaForestResidentInsectivoreGround
Burrowing OwlChevêche des terriersAthene cuniculariaGrasslandNeotropicalCarnivoreGround
Barred OwlChouette rayéeStrix variaForestResidentCarnivoreGround
Great Gray OwlChouette laponeStrix nebulosa ResidentCarnivoreGround
Long-eared OwlHibou moyen-ducAsio otusForestShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Short-eared OwlHibou des maraisAsio flammeusGrasslandShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Boreal OwlNyctale de TengmalmAegolius funereusForestResidentCarnivoreGround
Northern Saw-whet OwlPetite NyctaleAegolius acadicusForestShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Common NighthawkEngoulevent d'AmériqueChordeiles minorOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Common PoorwillEngoulevent de NuttallPhalaenoptilus nuttalliiShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceInsectivoreAir
Whip-poor-willEngoulevent bois-pourriCaprimulgus vociferusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Black SwiftMartinet sombreCypseloides niger NeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Chimney SwiftMartinet ramoneurChaetura pelagicaUrban/SuburbanNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Vaux's SwiftMartinet de VauxChaetura vauxiForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
White-throated SwiftMartinet à gorge blancheAeronautes saxatalis NeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Ruby-throated HummingbirdColibri à gorge rubisArchilochus colubrisForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Black-chinned HummingbirdColibri à gorge noireArchilochus alexandriForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Anna's HummingbirdColibri d'AnnaCalypte anna ResidentOmnivoreVegetation
Calliope HummingbirdColibri calliopeStellula calliopeForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Rufous HummingbirdColibri rouxSelasphorus rufusForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Belted KingfisherMartin-pêcheur d'AmériqueMegaceryle alcyonWetlandShort-distanceCarnivoreWater
Lewis's WoodpeckerPic de LewisMelanerpes lewis Short-distanceInsectivoreAir
Red-headed WoodpeckerPic à tête rougeMelanerpes erythrocephalus Short-distanceInsectivoreAir
Red-bellied WoodpeckerPic à ventre rouxMelanerpes carolinusForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Williamson's SapsuckerPic de WilliamsonSphyrapicus thyroideusForestShort-distanceOmnivoreBark
Yellow-bellied SapsuckerPic maculéSphyrapicus variusForestShort-distanceOmnivoreBark
Red-naped SapsuckerPic à nuque rougeSphyrapicus nuchalisForestShort-distanceOmnivoreBark
Red-breasted SapsuckerPic à poitrine rougeSphyrapicus ruberForestShort-distanceOmnivoreBark
Downy WoodpeckerPic mineurPicoides pubescensForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Hairy WoodpeckerPic cheveluPicoides villosusForestResidentInsectivoreBark
American Three-toed WoodpeckerPic à dos rayéPicoides dorsalisForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Black-backed WoodpeckerPic à dos noirPicoides arcticusForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Northern FlickerPic flamboyantColaptes auratus Short-distanceInsectivoreGround
Pileated WoodpeckerGrand PicDryocopus pileatusForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Olive-sided FlycatcherMoucherolle à côtés oliveContopus cooperiForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Western Wood-peweePioui de l'OuestContopus sordidulusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Eastern Wood-peweePioui de l'EstContopus virensForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Yellow-bellied FlycatcherMoucherolle à ventre jauneEmpidonax flaviventrisForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Acadian FlycatcherMoucherolle vertEmpidonax virescensForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Alder FlycatcherMoucherolle des aulnesEmpidonax alnorumShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Willow FlycatcherMoucherolle des saulesEmpidonax trailliiShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Least FlycatcherMoucherolle tchébecEmpidonax minimusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Hammond's FlycatcherMoucherolle de HammondEmpidonax hammondiiForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Gray FlycatcherMoucherolle grisEmpidonax wrightiiShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Dusky FlycatcherMoucherolle sombreEmpidonax oberholseriForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Pacific-slope FlycatcherMoucherolle côtierEmpidonax difficilisForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Cordilleran Flycatcher *Moucherolle des ravinsEmpidonax occidentalisForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Eastern PhoebeMoucherolle phébiSayornis phoebe Short-distanceInsectivoreAir
Say's PhoebeMoucherolle à ventre rouxSayornis sayaOther OpenShort-distanceInsectivoreAir
Great Crested FlycatcherTyran huppéMyiarchus crinitusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Western KingbirdTyran de l'OuestTyrannus verticalisOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Eastern KingbirdTyran tritriTyrannus tyrannusOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Loggerhead ShrikePie-grièche migratriceLanius ludovicianusOther OpenShort-distanceCarnivoreGround
Northern Shrike *Pie-grièche griseLanius excubitor ResidentCarnivoreGround
White-eyed Vireo *Viréo aux yeux blancsVireo griseusShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Yellow-throated VireoViréo à gorge jauneVireo flavifronsForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Cassin's VireoViréo de CassinVireo cassiniiForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Blue-headed VireoViréo à tête bleueVireo solitariusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Hutton's VireoViréo de HuttonVireo huttoniForestResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Warbling VireoViréo mélodieuxVireo gilvusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Philadelphia VireoViréo de PhiladelphieVireo philadelphicusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Red-eyed VireoViréo aux yeux rougesVireo olivaceusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Gray JayMésangeai du CanadaPerisoreus canadensisForestResidentOmnivoreVegetation
Steller's JayGeai de StellerCyanocitta stelleriForestResidentOmnivoreGround
Blue JayGeai bleuCyanocitta cristataUrban/SuburbanShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Clark's NutcrackerCassenoix d'AmériqueNucifraga columbianaForestResidentOmnivoreVegetation
Black-billed MagpiePie d’AmériquePica hudsonia ResidentInsectivoreGround
American CrowCorneille d'AmériqueCorvus brachyrhynchos Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Northwestern CrowCorneille d'AlaskaCorvus caurinus ResidentOmnivoreGround
Common RavenGrand CorbeauCorvus corax ResidentOmnivoreGround
Sky Lark (I) *Alouette des champsAlauda arvensisOther OpenResidentOmnivoreGround
Horned LarkAlouette hausse-colEremophila alpestrisGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Purple MartinHirondelle noireProgne subisUrban/SuburbanNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Tree SwallowHirondelle bicoloreTachycineta bicolorOther OpenShort-distanceInsectivoreAir
Violet-green SwallowHirondelle à face blancheTachycineta thalassinaOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Northern Rough-winged SwallowHirondelle à ailes hérisséesStelgidopteryx serripennisOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Bank SwallowHirondelle de rivageRiparia ripariaOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Cliff SwallowHirondelle à front blancPetrochelidon pyrrhonotaOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Barn SwallowHirondelle rustiqueHirundo rusticaOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreAir
Black-capped ChickadeeMésange à tête noirePoecile atricapillusForestResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Mountain ChickadeeMésange de GambelPoecile gambeliForestResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Chestnut-backed ChickadeeMésange à dos marronPoecile rufescensForestResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Boreal ChickadeeMésange à tête brunePoecile hudsonicaForestResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Tufted Titmouse *Mésange bicoloreBaeolophus bicolorForestResidentInsectivoreVegetation
BushtitMésange buissonnièrePsaltriparus minimusShrub/SuccessionalResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Red-breasted NuthatchSittelle à poitrine rousseSitta canadensisForestShort-distanceInsectivoreBark
White-breasted NuthatchSittelle à poitrine blancheSitta carolinensisForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Pygmy NuthatchSittelle pygméeSitta pygmaeaForestResidentInsectivoreBark
Brown CreeperGrimpereau brunCerthia americanaForestShort-distanceInsectivoreBark
Rock WrenTroglodyte des rochersSalpinctes obsoletus Short-distanceInsectivoreGround
Canyon Wren *Troglodyte des canyonsCatherpes mexicanus ResidentInsectivoreGround
Carolina Wren *Troglodyte de CarolineThryothorus ludovicianusShrub/SuccessionalResidentInsectivoreVegetation
Bewick's WrenTroglodyte de BewickThryomanes bewickiiShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
House WrenTroglodyte familierTroglodytes aedonShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Winter WrenTroglodyte mignonTroglodytes troglodytesForestShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Sedge WrenTroglodyte à bec courtCistothorus platensisGrasslandShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Marsh WrenTroglodyte des maraisCistothorus palustrisWetlandShort-distanceInsectivoreVegetation
American DipperCincle d'AmériqueCinclus mexicanusWetlandResidentInsectivoreWater
Golden-crowned KingletRoitelet à couronne doréeRegulus satrapaForestShort-distanceInsectivoreVegetation
Ruby-crowned KingletRoitelet à couronne rubisRegulus calendulaForestShort-distanceInsectivoreVegetation
Blue-gray GnatcatcherGobemoucheron gris-bleuPolioptila caeruleaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Eastern BluebirdMerlebleu de l'EstSialia sialisOther OpenShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Western Bluebird *Merlebleu de l'OuestSialia mexicanaForestShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Mountain BluebirdMerlebleu azuréSialia currucoidesOther OpenShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Townsend's SolitaireSolitaire de TownsendMyadestes townsendiForestShort-distanceInsectivoreAir
VeeryGrive fauveCatharus fuscescensForestNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Gray-cheeked ThrushGrive à joues grisesCatharus minimusForestNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Bicknell's ThrushGrive de BicknellCatharus bicknelliForestNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Swainson's ThrushGrive à dos oliveCatharus ustulatusForestNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Hermit ThrushGrive solitaireCatharus guttatusForestShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Wood ThrushGrive des boisHylocichla mustelinaForestNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
American RobinMerle d'AmériqueTurdus migratoriusUrban/SuburbanShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
Varied ThrushGrive à collierIxoreus naeviusForestShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Gray CatbirdMoqueur chatDumetella carolinensisShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Northern MockingbirdMoqueur polyglotteMimus polyglottosUrban/SuburbanResidentOmnivoreGround
Sage Thrasher *Moqueur des armoisesOreoscoptes montanusShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Brown ThrasherMoqueur rouxToxostoma rufumShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
European Starling (I)Étourneau sansonnetSturnus vulgarisUrban/SuburbanShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
American Pipit *Pipit d'AmériqueAnthus rubescens Short-distanceInsectivoreGround
Sprague's PipitPipit de SpragueAnthus spragueiiGrasslandShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Bohemian WaxwingJaseur boréalBombycilla garrulusForestShort-distanceHerbivoreVegetation
Cedar WaxwingJaseur d'AmériqueBombycilla cedrorum Short-distanceInsectivoreAir
Blue-winged WarblerParuline à ailes bleuesVermivora pinusShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Golden-winged WarblerParuline à ailes doréesVermivora chrysopteraShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Tennessee WarblerParuline obscureVermivora peregrinaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Orange-crowned WarblerParuline verdâtreVermivora celataShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Nashville WarblerParuline à joues grisesVermivora ruficapillaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Northern ParulaParuline à collierParula americanaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Yellow WarblerParuline jauneDendroica petechiaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Chestnut-sided WarblerParuline à flancs marronDendroica pensylvanicaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Magnolia WarblerParuline à tête cendréeDendroica magnoliaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Cape May WarblerParuline tigréeDendroica tigrinaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Black-throated Blue WarblerParuline bleueDendroica caerulescensForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Yellow-rumped WarblerParuline à croupion jauneDendroica coronataForestShort-distanceInsectivoreVegetation
Black-throated Gray WarblerParuline griseDendroica nigrescensShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Black-throated Green WarblerParuline à gorge noireDendroica virensForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Townsend's WarblerParuline de TownsendDendroica townsendiForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Blackburnian WarblerParuline à gorge orangéeDendroica fuscaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Pine WarblerParuline des pinsDendroica pinusForestShort-distanceInsectivoreBark
Prairie Warbler *Paruline des présDendroica discolorShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Palm WarblerParuline à couronne rousseDendroica palmarumShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
Bay-breasted WarblerParuline à poitrine baieDendroica castaneaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Blackpoll WarblerParuline rayéeDendroica striataForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Cerulean Warbler *Paruline azuréeDendroica ceruleaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Black-and-white WarblerParuline noir et blancMniotilta variaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreBark
American RedstartParuline flamboyanteSetophaga ruticillaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
OvenbirdParuline couronnéeSeiurus aurocapillaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
Northern WaterthrushParuline des ruisseauxSeiurus noveboracensisForestNeotropicalInsectivoreWater
Louisiana Waterthrush *Paruline hochequeueSeiurus motacillaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreWater
Kentucky Warbler *Paruline du KentuckyOporornis formosusForestNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
Connecticut WarblerParuline à gorge griseOporornis agilisShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
Mourning WarblerParuline tristeOporornis philadelphiaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
MacGillivray's WarblerParuline des buissonsOporornis tolmieiShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Common YellowthroatParuline masquéeGeothlypis trichasShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Hooded Warbler *Paruline à capuchonWilsonia citrinaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Wilson's WarblerParuline à calotte noireWilsonia pusillaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Canada WarblerParuline du CanadaWilsonia canadensisForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Yellow-breasted ChatParuline polyglotteIcteria virensShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Scarlet TanagerTangara écarlatePiranga olivaceaForestNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Western TanagerTangara à tête rougePiranga ludovicianaForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Spotted TowheeTohi tachetéPipilo maculatusShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Eastern TowheeTohi à flancs rouxPipilo erythrophthalmusShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
American Tree SparrowBruant hudsonienSpizella arborea Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Chipping SparrowBruant familierSpizella passerinaUrban/SuburbanNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Clay-colored SparrowBruant des plainesSpizella pallidaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Brewer's SparrowBruant de BrewerSpizella breweriShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
Field SparrowBruant des champsSpizella pusillaShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Vesper SparrowBruant vespéralPooecetes gramineusGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Lark SparrowBruant à joues marronChondestes grammacusShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Lark BuntingBruant noir et blancCalamospiza melanocorysGrasslandNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Savannah SparrowBruant des présPasserculus sandwichensisGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Grasshopper SparrowBruant sauterelleAmmodramus savannarumGrasslandNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Baird's SparrowBruant de BairdAmmodramus bairdiiGrasslandNeotropicalInsectivoreGround
Henslow's Sparrow *Bruant de HenslowAmmodramus henslowiiGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Le Conte's SparrowBruant de Le ConteAmmodramus leconteiiGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Nelson's SparrowBruant de NelsonAmmodramus nelsoniWetlandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Fox SparrowBruant fauvePasserella iliacaShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Song SparrowBruant chanteurMelospiza melodiaShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
Lincoln's SparrowBruant de LincolnMelospiza lincolniiShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Swamp SparrowBruant des maraisMelospiza georgianaWetlandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
White-throated SparrowBruant à gorge blancheZonotrichia albicollisShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Harris's Sparrow *Bruant à face noireZonotrichia querula Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
White-crowned SparrowBruant à couronne blancheZonotrichia leucophrysShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Golden-crowned SparrowBruant à couronne doréeZonotrichia atricapillaShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Dark-eyed JuncoJunco ardoiséJunco hyemalisForestShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
McCown's LongspurBruant de McCownCalcarius mccowniiGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Lapland Longspur *Bruant laponCalcarius lapponicus Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Smith's Longspur *Bruant de SmithCalcarius pictus Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Chestnut-collared LongspurBruant à ventre noirCalcarius ornatusGrasslandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Snow Bunting *Bruant des neigesPlectrophenax nivalis Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Northern CardinalCardinal rougeCardinalis cardinalisShrub/SuccessionalResidentOmnivoreGround
Rose-breasted GrosbeakCardinal à poitrine rosePheucticus ludovicianusForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Black-headed GrosbeakCardinal à tête noirePheucticus melanocephalusForestNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Lazuli BuntingPasserin azuréPasserina amoenaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Indigo BuntingPasserin indigoPasserina cyaneaShrub/SuccessionalNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Dickcissel *Dickcissel d'AmériqueSpiza americanaGrasslandNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
BobolinkGoglu des présDolichonyx oryzivorusGrasslandNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Red-winged BlackbirdCarouge à épaulettesAgelaius phoeniceusWetlandShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Eastern MeadowlarkSturnelle des présSturnella magnaGrasslandShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Western MeadowlarkSturnelle de l'OuestSturnella neglectaGrasslandShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Yellow-headed BlackbirdCarouge à tête jauneXanthocephalus xanthocephalusWetlandNeotropicalOmnivoreGround
Rusty BlackbirdQuiscale rouilleuxEuphagus carolinusWetlandShort-distanceInsectivoreGround
Brewer's BlackbirdQuiscale de BrewerEuphagus cyanocephalusOther OpenShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Common GrackleQuiscale bronzéQuiscalus quisculaUrban/SuburbanShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Brown-headed CowbirdVacher à tête bruneMolothrus aterOther OpenShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
Orchard OrioleOriole des vergersIcterus spuriusOther OpenNeotropicalInsectivoreVegetation
Bullock's OrioleOriole de BullockIcterus bullockiiOther OpenNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Baltimore OrioleOriole de BaltimoreIcterus galbulaOther OpenNeotropicalOmnivoreVegetation
Gray-crowned Rosy-finch *Roselin à tête griseLeucosticte tephrocotis Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Pine GrosbeakDurbec des sapinsPinicola enucleatorForestShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
Purple FinchRoselin pourpréCarpodacus purpureusForestShort-distanceHerbivoreVegetation
Cassin's FinchRoselin de CassinCarpodacus cassiniiForestShort-distanceOmnivoreGround
House FinchRoselin familierCarpodacus mexicanusUrban/SuburbanShort-distanceHerbivoreGround
Red CrossbillBec-croisé des sapinsLoxia curvirostraForestShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
White-winged CrossbillBec-croisé bifasciéLoxia leucopteraForestShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
Common RedpollSizerin flamméCarduelis flammea Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Hoary Redpoll *Sizerin blanchâtreCarduelis hornemanni Short-distanceOmnivoreGround
Pine SiskinTarin des pinsCarduelis pinusForestShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
American GoldfinchChardonneret jauneCarduelis tristisShrub/SuccessionalShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
Evening GrosbeakGros-bec errantCoccothraustes vespertinusForestShort-distanceOmnivoreVegetation
House Sparrow (I)Moineau domestiquePasser domesticusUrban/SuburbanResidentHerbivoreGround

Table Appendix - Footnotes

Footnote 1

In this table: (I) = Introduced species in Canada;
* = few BBS data (no species trend but included in assemblage);
Blanks in habitat assemblages = not readily assigned to one of the habitat assemblage listed here

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