South Review List

Ontario is divided into Lowlands, Central and South regions.

The following is a list of species which have occurred in the South zone and which the OBRC requests documentation for whenever observed here. In addition to the species here, the OBRC also requests documentation for any species which has not previously occurred in this zone. If you have observed any of these species please submit an OBRC report as soon as possible.

To submit a report click on Report Submission Form

South Review List – Taxonomic OrderTop

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck

Fulvous Whistling-Duck

Pink-footed Goose

Greater White-fronted Goose (pre 1998)

Ross's Goose (pre 2007)

Barnacle Goose

Trumpeter Swan (pre 1998)

Eurasian Wigeon (pre 1994)

Mottled Duck

Cinnamon Teal

Garganey

Tufted Duck

Common Eider

Smew

Willow Ptarmigan

Greater Prairie-Chicken

Western Grebe

Band-tailed Pigeon

Eurasian Collared-Dove

Inca Dove

Common Ground-Dove

White-winged Dove

Groove-billed Ani

Lesser Nighthawk

Chuck-will's-widow

Black Swift

White-collared Swift

Black-chinned Hummingbird

Anna's Hummingbird

Rufous Hummingbird

Broad-billed Hummingbird

Black Rail

Purple Gallinule

Whooping Crane

Black-necked Stilt

American Avocet (pre 2000)

American Oystercatcher

Lesser Sand-Plover

Snowy Plover

Wilson's Plover

Common Ringed Plover

Piping Plover (1984-2013)

Eurasian Dotterel

Eskimo Curlew

Slender-billed Curlew

Long-billed Curlew

Black-tailed Godwit

Ruff (post 2013)

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper

Curlew Sandpiper

Little Stint

Western Sandpiper (post 2016)

Wandering Tattler

Spotted Redshank

Pomarine Jaeger (pre 1994)

Long-tailed Jaeger (pre 2007)

Dovekie

Thick-billed Murre

Razorbill

Black Guillemot

Long-billed Murrelet

Ancient Murrelet

Atlantic Puffin

Ivory Gull

Black-headed Gull (post 2015)

Ross's Gull

Laughing Gull (pre 1987 and 1990-1993)

Black-tailed Gull

Heermann's Gull

Mew Gull

California Gull

Lesser Black-backed Gull (pre 1981)

Slaty-backed Gull

Kelp Gull

Sooty Tern

Least Tern

White-winged Tern

Arctic Tern (post 1990)

Royal Tern

Sandwich Tern

Elegant Tern

Black Skimmer

Pacific Loon (pre 2015)

Yellow-billed Loon

Yellow-nosed Albatross

Northern Fulmar

Black-capped Petrel

Great Shearwater

Manx Shearwater

Audubon's Shearwater

Wilson's Storm-Petrel

Leach's Storm-Petrel

Band-rumped Storm-Petrel

Wood Stork

Magnificent Frigatebird

Brown Booby

Northern Gannet

Neotropic Cormorant

Great Cormorant

Anhinga

American White Pelican (pre 1994)

Brown Pelican

Little Egret

Snowy Egret (1991-1997)

Little Blue Heron

Tricolored Heron

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

White Ibis

Glossy Ibis (pre 2017)

White-faced Ibis

Roseate Spoonbill

Black Vulture (pre 2012)

Swallow-tailed Kite

Mississippi Kite

Swainson's Hawk

Ferruginous Hawk

Barn Owl (post 1990)

Burrowing Owl

Lewis's Woodpecker

Crested Caracara

Gyrfalcon (pre 1994)

Prairie Falcon

Western Wood-Pewee

Gray Flycatcher

Say's Phoebe

Vermilion Flycatcher

Ash-throated Flycatcher

Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher

Variegated Flycatcher

Tropical Kingbird

Cassin's Kingbird

Thick-billed Kingbird

Western Kingbird ("pre 1998; post 2016")

Gray Kingbird

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Fork-tailed Flycatcher

Black-capped Vireo

Bell's Vireo

Plumbeous Vireo

Clark's Nutcracker

Black-billed Magpie

Eurasian Jackdaw

Fish Crow (pre 2016)

Violet-green Swallow

Cave Swallow (pre 2010 and post 2015)

Carolina Chickadee

Rock Wren

Bewick's Wren

Siberian Rubythroat

Northern Wheatear

Mountain Bluebird

Townsend's Solitaire (pre 2017)

Bicknell's Thrush

Eurasian Blackbird

Fieldfare

Varied Thrush (pre 1994)

Sage Thrasher

Phainopepla

Eurasian Tree Sparrow

Brambling

Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch

House Finch (pre 1978)

Cassin's Finch

Lesser Goldfinch

Chestnut-collared Longspur

Smith's Longspur

Swainson's Warbler

Virginia's Warbler

Kirtland's Warbler (pre 2017)

Yellow-throated Warbler (pre 1994)

Grace's Warbler

Black-throated Gray Warbler

Townsend's Warbler

Hermit Warbler

Painted Redstart

Green-tailed Towhee

Spotted Towhee

Cassin's Sparrow

Bachman's Sparrow

Lark Sparrow (pre 2012)

Black-throated Sparrow

Lark Bunting

Henslow's Sparrow (post 1992)

Harris's Sparrow (pre 1998)

Golden-crowned Sparrow

Western Tanager

Pyrrhuloxia

Black-headed Grosbeak

Blue Grosbeak

Lazuli Bunting

Varied Bunting

Painted Bunting

Great-tailed Grackle

Hooded Oriole

Bullock's Oriole