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About: Birds - Class Aves Open in a new browser window
   Educational site outlining the characteristics of birds, their biology and classification.
   http://animals.about.com/od/birds/p/aves.htm
American Ornithologists' Union Check-list of North American Birds, Seventh Edition Open in a new browser window
   Official source on the taxonomy of birds found in North and Middle America, including adjacent islands. The full list of bird species (with scientific and English names) is online in HTML, .pdf, and Excel formats.
   http://www.aou.org/checklist/
Avibase Open in a new browser window
   An extensive database information system about all birds of the world, containing nearly 1 million records about 10,000 species and 22,000 subspecies of birds, including distribution information, taxonomy, and synonyms in several languages.
   http://www.bsc-eoc.org/avibase/avibase.jsp
Bird Families of the World Open in a new browser window
   Short descriptions and sounds of the world's bird families by Chris Butler.
   http://www.eeb.cornell.edu/winkler/botw/Main.html
Bird Hybrids Database Open in a new browser window
   Worldwide database compiled from the ornithological literature of birds with two different species as parents. Includes complete references for each species combination. In English, French, and Spanish.
   http://www.bird-hybrids.com/
Birdhybrids Open in a new browser window
   Mailing list for discussion of bird hybrids.
   http://fr.groups.yahoo.com/group/birdhybrids/
Birds of North America Open in a new browser window
   Comprehensive reference series on North American birds, with information and sample profiles.
   http://bna.birds.cornell.edu/BNA/
Birds of North American, Audubon's Watercolors Open in a new browser window
   Fifty-one images of North American birds from watercolors done by John James Audubon. List can be browsed by common or scientific name.
   http://www.nature.net/birds/
Birds of the World Open in a new browser window
   Lists of all species with scientific and English names, subdivided by Family. Choice of list based on the Clements or the Sibley and Monroe classification schemes.
   http://birdingonthe.net/clements/
Class Aves Open in a new browser window
   Provides a definition of birds (Aves) and describes their traits.
   http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Aves.html
Eggs - A Virtual Exhibition Open in a new browser window
   The Provincial Museum of Alberta's on-line, searchable, field guide of over 300 bird eggs. Global, with emphasis on birds of Alberta. Includes photos and taxonomic information.
   http://www.royalalbertamuseum.ca/vexhibit/eggs/vexhome/egghome.htm
Exotic Pet Veterinarian - Avian Anatomy Open in a new browser window
   Describes the anatomy and physiology of birds for the lay audience, explaining technical terms along the way. Some emphasis on details of psittacines.
   http://www.exoticpetvet.net/avian/anatomy.html
Handbook of the Birds of the World Open in a new browser window
   Information about the book series that will illustrate and deal in detail with all the species of birds in the world. Site includes tables of contents, sample pages, and publication schedule.
   http://www.hbw.com/
Introduction to the Aves Open in a new browser window
   Scientific background and information on birds.
   http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/diapsids/birds/birdintro.html
John Penhallurick's Bird Data Project Open in a new browser window
   Attempt to build a comprehensive database about the birds of the world, both extant and extinct since 1600.
   http://worldbirdinfo.net/
Mango Verde Open in a new browser window
   Photos and sounds for almost 2000 bird species; field guide quick indices.
   http://www.mangoverde.com/
Multilingual Bird Search Open in a new browser window
   Translates world bird names between several languages, including scientific names. Includes photo gallery.
   http://www.knutas.com/birdsearch/
Photographs by Victor, Ornithonut Open in a new browser window
   Photographs of over 100 species found in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec.
   http://www.igs.net/~vfl/
The Internet Bird Collection Open in a new browser window
   Video library of footage of the world's birds, sponsored by the Handbook of the Birds of the World.
   http://www.hbw.com/ibc/
Virtual Bird Open in a new browser window
   A collection of bird photographs, videos, and songs from North America and Europe (mainly Finland).
   http://www.virtual-bird.com/
Wildlife Bird Photography in Greece Open in a new browser window
   This gallery of photographs by Panos Oikonomou, besides many varieties of bird, includes mammals and a few reptiles and amphibians, all photographed in the wild.
   http://www.wildlifebirdphotography.gr/

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