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Illinois List, (72 species)

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Anseriformes:Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)

 1)  Snow Goose W/E/C Chen caerulescens 2013/11/11, 9:43 am, Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge, Brazoria, TX
 2)  Canada Goose W/E/C Branta canadensis 2013/07/01, 7:39 am, Rathje Park, Wheaton, IL
 3)  Wood Duck W/E/C Aix sponsa 2013/07/01, 12:39 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 4)  Mallard W/E/C Anas platyrhynchos 2013/04/01, 6:41 pm, Lake Nassau, Nassau Bay, TX
 5)  Ruddy Duck W/E/C Oxyura jamaicensis 2013/11/03, 11:45 am, Lake Nassau, Nassau Bay, TX

Podicipediformes:Podicipedidae (Grebes)

 6)  Pied-billed Grebe W/E/C Podilymbus podiceps 2013/10/09, 2:56 pm, Texas City, TX

Suliformes:Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)

 7)  Double-crested Cormorant W/E/C Phalacrocorax auritus 2013/04/13, 8:21 am, Clear Lake Park, Pasadena, TX

Pelecaniformes:Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)

 8)  Great Blue Heron W/E/C Ardea herodias 2013/04/11, 5:54 pm, Pine Gully Park, Seabrook, TX
 9)  Great Egret W/E/C Ardea alba 2013/04/06, 12:09 pm, Taylor Lake, El Lago, TX
 10)  Green Heron W/E/C Butorides virescens 2013/04/20, 10:11 am, Sewell Park, San Marcos, TX

Accipitriformes:Cathartidae (New World Vultures)

 11)  Turkey Vulture W/E/C Cathartes aura 2013/04/04, 5:39 pm, Clear Lake Park, Pasadena, TX

Accipitriformes:Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)

 12)  Red-tailed Hawk W/E/C Buteo jamaicensis 2013/11/08, 10:22 am, Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge, Anahuac, TX

Gruiformes:Gruidae (Cranes)

 13)  Sandhill Crane W/E/C Antigone canadensis 2013/11/11, 9:43 am, Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge, Brazoria, TX

Charadriiformes:Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)

 14)  Killdeer W/E/C Charadrius vociferus 2013/04/21, 11:00 am, JSC, Houston, TX

Charadriiformes:Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)

 15)  Spotted Sandpiper W/E/C Actitis macularius 2013/10/25, 1:16 pm, Pine Gully Park, Seabrook, TX

Columbiformes:Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)

 16)  Rock Pigeon W/E/C Columba livia 2013/04/06, 12:45 pm, Clear Lake Park, Pasadena, TX
 17)  Mourning Dove W/E/C Zenaida macroura 2013/04/13, 9:28 am, Lake Nassau, Nassau Bay, TX

Strigiformes:Strigidae (Owls)

 18)  Great Horned Owl W/E/C Bubo virginianus 2013/12/20, 1:50 pm, J.J. Mayes Wildlife Trace, Wallisville, TX
 19)  Barred Owl W/E/C Strix varia 2014/02/23, 3:20 pm, Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Preserve, Humble, TX

Caprimulgiformes:Apodidae (Swifts)

 20)  Chimney Swift W/E/C Chaetura pelagica 2014/07/24, 8:04 pm, El Lago, TX

Caprimulgiformes:Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

 21)  Ruby-throated Hummingbird W/E/C Archilochus colubris 2013/06/26, 10:55 am, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL

Piciformes:Picidae (Woodpeckers)

 22)  Red-headed Woodpecker W/E/C Melanerpes erythrocephalus 2015/03/15, 11:06 am, Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Preserve, Humble, TX
 23)  Red-bellied Woodpecker W/E/C Melanerpes carolinus 2013/04/18, 12:09 pm, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX
 24)  Downy Woodpecker W/E/C Picoides pubescens 2013/04/06, 12:48 pm, Clear Lake Park, Pasadena, TX
 25)  Hairy Woodpecker W/E/C Picoides villosus 2013/06/26, 4:11 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 26)  Northern Flicker W/E/C Colaptes auratus 2013/12/30, 4:01 pm, Bosque Del Apache NWR, San Antonio, NM

Passeriformes:Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)

 27)  Eastern Wood-Pewee W/E/C Contopus virens 2013/10/20, 12:47 pm, Challenger 7 Park, Friendswood, TX
 28)  Willow Flycatcher W/E/C Empidonax traillii 2016/07/29, 12:14pm, McKee
 29)  Eastern Phoebe W/E/C Sayornis phoebe 2013/09/01, 9:09 am, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Austin, TX
 30)  Great Crested Flycatcher W/E/C Myiarchus crinitus 2014/08/09, 9:14 am, Armand Bayou Nature Center, Pasadena, TX
 31)  Eastern Kingbird W/E/C Tyrannus tyrannus 2013/07/14, 11:14 am, Baytown Nature Center, Baytown, TX

Passeriformes:Vireonidae (Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis)

 32)  Warbling Vireo W/E/C Vireo gilvus 2017/06/30, 7:50am, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)

 33)  Blue Jay W/E/C Cyanocitta cristata 2013/04/02, 12:17 pm, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX
 34)  American Crow W/E/C Corvus brachyrhynchos 2013/04/28, 12:24 pm, Ed White Elementary School, El Lago, TX

Passeriformes:Hirundinidae (Swallows)

 35)  Tree Swallow W/E/C Tachycineta bicolor 2013/07/01, 12:20 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 36)  Barn Swallow W/E/C Hirundo rustica 2013/06/15, 7:29 am, Seabrook, TX

Passeriformes:Paridae (Tits, Chickadees, and Titmice)

 37)  Black-capped Chickadee W/E/C Poecile atricapillus 2013/06/21, 8:39 am, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Sittidae (Nuthatches)

 38)  White-breasted Nuthatch W/E/C Sitta carolinensis 2014/10/16, 3:22pm, Freeport, IL

Passeriformes:Troglodytidae (Wrens)

 39)  House Wren W/E/C Troglodytes aedon 2013/07/01, 10:46 am, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 40)  Marsh Wren W/E/C Cistothorus palustris 2014/07/26, 9:54 am, Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge, Anahuac, TX

Passeriformes:Polioptilidae (Gnatcatchers)

 41)  Blue-gray Gnatcatcher W/E/C Polioptila caerulea 2013/06/26, 3:35 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)

 42)  Eastern Bluebird W/E/C Sialia sialis 2013/05/05, 10:55 am, Edgewater, Webster, TX
 43)  Hermit Thrush W/E/C Catharus guttatus 2014/02/23, 12:34 pm, Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Preserve, Humble, TX
 44)  American Robin W/E/C Turdus migratorius 2013/06/20, 5:40 pm, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)

 45)  Gray Catbird W/E/C Dumetella carolinensis 2013/06/26, 3:50 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 46)  Brown Thrasher W/E/C Toxostoma rufum 2013/11/09, 12:05 pm, San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site, LaPorte, TX

Passeriformes:Sturnidae (Starlings)

 47)  European Starling W/E/C Sturnus vulgaris 2013/04/21, 10:11 am, McNair Park, El Lago, TX

Passeriformes:Bombycillidae (Waxwings)

 48)  Cedar Waxwing W/E/C Bombycilla cedrorum 2013/06/26, 4:16 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Parulidae (New World Warblers)

 49)  Common Yellowthroat W/E/C Geothlypis trichas 2013/07/01, 11:20 am, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 50)  Yellow Warbler W/E/C Setophaga petechia 2013/09/01, 8:06 am, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Austin, TX
 51)  Yellow-rumped Warbler W/E/C Setophaga coronata 2013/11/02, 5:45 pm, Field Behind Ed While Elementary School, El Lago, TX

Passeriformes:Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)

 52)  Chipping Sparrow W/E/C Spizella passerina 2014/02/16, 4:12 pm, Matagorda County Birding Nature Center, Bay City, TX
 53)  Field Sparrow W/E/C Spizella pusilla 2014/03/23, 10:25 am, Challenger 7 Park, Friendswood, TX
 54)  Fox Sparrow W/E/C Passerella iliaca 2014/10/16, 3:49pm, Freeport, IL
 55)  Dark-eyed Junco W/E/C Junco hyemalis 2013/12/29, 2:34 pm, Bosque Del Apache NWR, San Antonio, NM
 56)  White-throated Sparrow W/E/C Zonotrichia albicollis 2013/12/29, 9:17 am, Bosque Del Apache NWR, San Antonio, NM
 57)  Song Sparrow W/E/C Melospiza melodia 2013/07/01, 12:05 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 58)  Swamp Sparrow W/E/C Melospiza georgiana 2013/12/20, 11:57 am, J.J. Mayes Wildlife Trace, Wallisville, TX
 59)  Eastern Towhee W/E/C Pipilo erythrophthalmus 2016/07/29, 11:24am, McKee

Passeriformes:Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)

 60)  Scarlet Tanager W/E/C Piranga olivacea 2014/04/25, 4:44 pm, Lafitte's Cove (UTC 068), Galveston, TX
 61)  Northern Cardinal W/E/C Cardinalis cardinalis 2013/04/06, 11:39 am, Bay Area Charter School, El Lago, TX
 62)  Rose-breasted Grosbeak W/E/C Pheucticus ludovicianus 2013/06/26, 3:12 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 63)  Indigo Bunting W/E/C Passerina cyanea 2013/06/21, 10:45 am, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)

 64)  Bobolink W/E/C Dolichonyx oryzivorus 2017/07/02, 11:13am, McKee
 65)  Red-winged Blackbird W/E/C Agelaius phoeniceus 2013/04/05, 12:19 pm, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX
 66)  Common Grackle W/E/C Quiscalus quiscula 2013/06/26, 3:04 pm, Lincoln Marsh Natural Area, Wheaton, IL
 67)  Brown-headed Cowbird W/E/C Molothrus ater 2013/04/28, 1:02 pm, Ed White Elementary School, El Lago, TX
 68)  Baltimore Oriole W/E/C Icterus galbula 2013/09/13, 9:44 am, Lafitte's Cove (UTC 068), Galveston, TX

Passeriformes:Fringillidae (Finches, Euphonias, and Allies)

 69)  House Finch W/E/C Haemorhous mexicanus 2013/05/29, 6:33 pm, El Lago, TX
 70)  Purple Finch W/E/C Haemorhous purpureus 2014/10/16, 3:23pm, Freeport, IL
 71)  American Goldfinch W/E/C Spinus tristis 2013/06/21, 8:51 am, Wheaton, IL

Passeriformes:Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)

 72)  House Sparrow W/E/C Passer domesticus 2013/04/06, 1:24 pm, Bay Area Park, Houston, TX