About: Birds - Class Aves
Educational site outlining the characteristics of birds, their biology and classification.
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.
Bird Families of the World
Short descriptions and sounds of the world's bird families by Chris Butler.
Bird Hybrids Database
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.
Mailing list for discussion of bird hybrids.
Birds of North America
Comprehensive reference series on North American birds, with information and sample profiles.
Birds of the World
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.
Provides a definition of birds (Aves) and describes their traits.
Eggs - A Virtual Exhibition
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.
Exotic Pet Veterinarian - Avian Anatomy
Describes the anatomy and physiology of birds for the lay audience, explaining technical terms along the way. Some emphasis on details of psittacines.
Handbook of the Birds of the World
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.
Introduction to the Aves
Scientific background and information on birds.
Photos and sounds for almost 2000 bird species; field guide quick indices.
Multilingual Bird Search
Translates world bird names between several languages, including scientific names. Includes photo gallery.
The Internet Bird Collection
Video library of footage of the world's birds, sponsored by the Handbook of the Birds of the World.
A collection of bird photographs, videos, and songs from North America and Europe (mainly Finland).
Wildlife Bird Photography in Greece
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.
Last Updated: 2007-10-15 00:44:46