Joe Devine: Illinois Life List IORC Record(s) 1 to 250 of 250 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 2 Snow Goose Chen caerulescens 3 Ross's Goose Chen rossii 4 Brant Branta bernicla 5 Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii 6 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 7 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 8 Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator 9 Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus 10 Wood Duck Aix sponsa 11 Gadwall Anas strepera 12 American Wigeon Anas americana 13 American Black Duck Anas rubripes 14 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 15 Blue-winged Teal Anas discors 16 Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata 17 Northern Pintail Anas acuta 18 Green-winged Teal Anas crecca 19 Canvasback Aythya valisineria 20 Redhead Aythya americana 21 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 22 Greater Scaup Aythya marila 23 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 24 Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus 25 White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca 26 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 27 Bufflehead Bucephala albeola 28 Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 29 Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica 30 Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus 31 Common Merganser Mergus merganser 32 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 33 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis 34 Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 35 Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo 36 Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus 37 Common Loon Gavia immer 38 Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps 39 Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus 40 Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 41 American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos 42 Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus 43 American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus 44 Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias 45 Great Egret Ardea alba 46 Snowy Egret Egretta thula 16/09/2017 Horrshoue lake 47 Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea 16/09/2017 Horseshoe lake 48 Green Heron Butorides virescens 49 Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax 50 Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura 51 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 52 Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus 53 Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus 54 Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus 55 Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii 56 Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus 57 Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus 58 Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni 29/04/2017 Burlington 59 Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis 60 Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus 61 American Kestrel Falco sparverius 62 Merlin Falco columbarius 63 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus 64 Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus 65 King Rail Rallus elegans 09/07/2017 Goose lake prairie 66 Virginia Rail Rallus limicola 67 Sora Porzana carolina 68 Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 10/09/2017 Naperville Walmart parking 69 American Coot Fulica americana 70 Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis 71 Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola 16/08/2017 Grayslake 72 American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica 15/04/2017 Leland 73 Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus 74 Piping Plover Charadrius melodus 05/08/2017 Waukegan beach 75 Killdeer Charadrius vociferus 76 Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus 77 American Avocet Recurvirostra americana 20/08/2017 Eminiqoun 78 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 79 Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria 80 Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca 81 Willet Tringa semipalmata 19/08/2017 Chataqua 82 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 83 Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda 27/06/2017 Waterman il 84 Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica 20/08/2017 Eminequon 85 Sanderling Calidris alba 86 Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 87 Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri 05/08/2017 Waukegan beach 88 Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla 89 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 16/08/2017 Freeport 90 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 91 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 92 Dunlin Calidris alpina 09/04/2017 Leland 93 Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus 19/08/2017 Chataqua 94 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis 19/08/2017 Chataqua 95 Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus 19/08/2017 Chataqua 96 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 97 Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata 98 American Woodcock Scolopax minor 99 Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor 28/04/2017 Coal City 100 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 16/08/2017 St chsrles 101 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 102 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 103 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 104 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 105 Thayer's Gull Larus thayeri 106 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 107 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 108 Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus 03/03/2016 Elwood il 109 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 110 Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia 111 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 112 Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 20/08/2017 Chataqua 113 Rock Pigeon Columba livia 114 Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto 115 White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica 28/08/2017 Kaneland cemetery 116 Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura 117 Monk Parakeet Myiopsitta monachus 118 Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus 20/08/2017 Chataqua 119 Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus 120 Barn Owl Tyto alba 121 Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio 122 Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus 123 Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 124 Barred Owl Strix varia 125 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 126 Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor 127 Whip-poor-will Caprimulgus vociferus 128 Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica 129 Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris 130 Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon 131 Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus 132 Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus 133 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius 134 Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens 135 Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus 136 Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus 137 Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus 138 Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens 139 Willow Flycatcher Empidonax traillii 140 Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe 141 Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus 142 Western Kingbird Tyrannus verticalis 10/09/2017 River view farmstead fp. Naperville 143 Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus 144 Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus 145 Warbling Vireo Vireo gilvus 146 Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus 147 Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata 148 American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos 149 Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris 150 Purple Martin Progne subis 151 Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor 152 Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis 153 Bank Swallow Riparia riparia 154 Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota 155 Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica 156 Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus 157 Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor 158 Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis 159 White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis 160 Brown Creeper Certhia americana 161 House Wren Troglodytes aedon 162 Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 02/04/2017 Naperville backyard 163 Sedge Wren Cistothorus platensis 27/06/2017 Nashua grasslands 164 Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris 165 Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa 166 Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula 167 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea 168 Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis 169 Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides 11/04/2017 Fermi lab 170 Veery Catharus fuscescens 171 Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus 17/05/2017 Montrose 172 Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus 173 Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus 174 Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina 175 American Robin Turdus migratorius 176 Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis 177 Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos 178 Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum 179 European Starling Sturnus vulgaris 180 Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum 181 Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora pinus 182 Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera 183 Tennessee Warbler Vermivora peregrina 184 Nashville Warbler Vermivora ruficapilla 185 Northern Parula Parula americana 186 Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia 187 Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica 188 Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia 189 Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina 190 Black-throated Blue Warbler Dendroica caerulescens 191 Yellow-rumped Warbler Dendroica coronata 192 Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens 193 Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca 194 Yellow-throated Warbler Dendroica dominica 17/04/2017 Fabian. Geneva 195 Pine Warbler Dendroica pinus 196 Palm Warbler Dendroica palmarum 197 Bay-breasted Warbler Dendroica castanea 198 Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata 199 Cerulean Warbler Dendroica cerulea 200 Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia 201 American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla 202 Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea 203 Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla 204 Northern Waterthrush Seiurus noveboracensis 205 Louisiana Waterthrush Seiurus motacilla 206 Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis 207 Mourning Warbler Oporornis philadelphia 14/05/2017 Montrose 208 Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas 209 Wilson's Warbler Wilsonia pusilla 210 Canada Warbler Wilsonia canadensis 211 Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens 09/07/2017 Goose lake prairie 212 Summer Tanager Piranga rubra 213 Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea 214 Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus 215 American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea 216 Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina 217 Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida 17/05/2017 Montrose 218 Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla 219 Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus 29/04/2017 Lily lake 220 Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus 21/04/2017 Kankakee state park 221 Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis 09/04/2017 Montrose 222 Henslow's Sparrow Ammodramus henslowii 25/06/2017 Bergman prairie il 223 Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca 224 Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia 225 Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii 14/05/2017 Montrose 226 Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana 09/04/2017 Montrose 227 White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis 228 White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys 229 Golden-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia atricapilla 01/04/2017 230 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 231 Smith's Longspur Calcarius pictus 04/04/2017 Orland grasslands 232 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 233 Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis 234 Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus 235 Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea 20/08/2017 ? Mounds center parking 236 Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea 237 Dickcissel Spiza americana 238 Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus 239 Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus 240 Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna 241 Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus 29/05/2017 Hoffman estates 242 Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula 243 Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater 244 Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius 245 Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula 246 House Finch Carpodacus mexicanus 247 American Goldfinch Carduelis tristis 248 Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus 249 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 250 Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 20/08/2017 Chataqua