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Bird

List of bird species present in Singapore

No. Common Name Scientific Name Category Abundance Status
Family Phasianidae
1 King Quail Excalfactoria chinensis A U RB
2 Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus A C RB
Family Anatidae
3 Wandering Whistling Duck Dendrocygna arcuata C U IRB
4 Lesser Whistling Duck ## Dendrocygna javanica A U RB
5 Cotton Pygmy Goose ## Nettapus coromandelianus A R R(B)
6 Garganey Spatula querquedula A R WV
7 Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata A R WV
8 Gadwall Mareca strepera A R V
9 Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope A R V
10 Northern Pintail Anas acuta A R WV PM
11 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula A R V
Family Caprimulgidae
12 Malaysian Eared Nightjar ## Lyncornis temminckii A R R(B)
13 Grey Nightjar Caprimulgus jotaka A U WV PM
14 Large-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus macrurus A C RB
15 Savanna Nightjar Caprimulgus affinis A C RB
Family Hemiprocnidae
16 Grey-rumped Treeswift Hemiprocne longipennis A U RB
17 Whiskered Treeswift Hemiprocne comata A R NBV
Family Apodidae
18 Plume-toed Swiftlet ## Collocalia affinis A U RB
19 Black-nest Swiftlet Aerodramus maximus A C RB
20 Germain's Swiftlet Aerodramus germani A C RB
21 Silver-rumped Spinetail Rhaphidura leucopygialis A R NBV
22 White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus A U PM WV
23 Silver-backed Needletail Hirundapus cochinchinensis A R WV PM
24 Brown-backed Needletail Hirundapus giganteus A U WV PM
25 Asian Palm Swift Cypsiurus balasiensis A U RB
26 Common Swift Apus apus A R V
27 Pacific Swift Apus pacificus A C PM WV
28 House Swift Apus nipalensis A U RB
Family Cuculidae
29 Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis A U RB
30 Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis A C RB
31 Chestnut-bellied Malkoha ##* Phaenicophaeus sumatranus A U RB
32 Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus A U PM WV
33 Jacobin Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus A R V
34 Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopaceus A C RB WV
35 Asian Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx maculatus A R WV
36 Violet Cuckoo ## Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus A U RB WV
37 Horsfield's Bronze Cuckoo Chrysococcyx basalis A R WV
38 Little Bronze Cuckoo Chrysococcyx minutillus A C RB
39 Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii A U RB
40 Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus A U RB
41 Rusty-breasted Cuckoo ## Cacomantis sepulcralis A U RB
42 Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ## Surniculus lugubris A U RB WV
43 Large Hawk-Cuckoo Hierococcyx sparverioides A U WV PM
44 Malaysian Hawk-Cuckoo Hierococcyx fugax A U NBV
45 Hodgson's Hawk-Cuckoo Hierococcyx nisicolor A U WV
46 Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus A U WV PM
47 Himalayan Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus A R PM
Family Columbidae
48 Rock Dove Columba livia C A IRB
49 Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis A R V
50 Red Collared Dove Streptopelia tranquebarica C U IRB
51 Spotted Dove Spilopelia chinensis A A RB
52 Common Emerald Dove Chalcophaps indica A U RB
53 Zebra Dove Geopelia striata A C RB
54 Cinnamon-headed Green Pigeon * Treron fulvicollis A R NBV
55 Little Green Pigeon Treron olax A R NBV
56 Pink-necked Green Pigeon Treron vernans A A RB
57 Orange-breasted Green Pigeon Treron bicinctus A R NBV
58 Thick-billed Green Pigeon ## Treron curvirostra A U RB
59 Jambu Fruit Dove * Ptilinopus jambu A U R(B) NBV
60 Green Imperial Pigeon ## Ducula aenea A U RB
61 Mountain Imperial Pigeon Ducula badia A R NBV
62 Pied Imperial Pigeon Ducula bicolor A/C U IR(B) NBV
Family Heliornithidae
63 Masked Finfoot** Heliopais personatus A R NBV
Family Rallidae
64 Red-legged Crake ## Rallina fasciata A U RB WV
65 Slaty-legged Crake Rallina eurizonoides A R WV PM
66 Slaty-breasted Rail Lewinia striata A U RB
67 White-breasted Waterhen Amaurornis phoenicurus A C RB WV
68 Baillon's Crake Zapornia pusilla A U WV PM
69 Ruddy-breasted Crake # Zapornia fusca A U RB WV
70 Band-bellied Crake * Zapornia paykullii A R V
71 White-browed Crake Poliolimnas cinereus A U RB
72 Watercock Gallicrex cinerea A U WV
73 Grey-headed Swamphen # Porphyrio poliocephalus A R RB
74 Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus A U RB
75 Eurasian Coot Fulica atra A R WV
Family Podicipedidae
76 Little Grebe ## Tachybaptus ruficollis A R RB
Family Turnicidae
77 Barred Buttonquail Turnix suscitator A U RB
Family Burhinidae
78 Beach Stone-curlew ##* Esacus magnirostris A R R(B)
Family Recurvirostridae
79 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus A R WV PM MB
80 Pied Stilt Himantopus leucocephalus A R MB
Family Charadriidae
81 Grey-headed Lapwing Vanellus cinereus A R PM WV
82 Red-wattled Lapwing # Vanellus indicus A C RB
83 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva A C WV PM
84 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola A U WV PM
85 Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula A R PM
86 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius A U WV PM
87 Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus A U WV PM
88 White-faced Plover Charadrius dealbatus A U WV PM
89 Malaysian Plover ##* Charadrius peronii A U RB
90 Lesser Sand Plover Charadrius mongolus A C WV PM
91 Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii A U WV PM
92 Oriental Plover Charadrius veredus A R PM
Family Rostratulidae
93 Greater Painted-snipe ## Rostratula benghalensis A R RB
Family Jacanidae
94 Pheasant-tailed Jacana Hydrophasianus chirurgus A R WV PM
Family Scolopacidae
95 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus A C WV PM
96 Little Curlew Numenius minutus A R V
97 Far Eastern Curlew ** Numenius madagascariensis A R PM
98 Eurasian Curlew * Numenius arquata A R WV PM
99 Bar-tailed Godwit * Limosa lapponica A U WV PM
100 Black-tailed Godwit * Limosa limosa A U WV PM
101 Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres A U WV PM
102 Great Knot ** Calidris tenuirostris A R PM
103 Red Knot * Calidris canutus A R WV
104 Ruff Calidris pugnax A R WV
105 Broad-billed Sandpiper Calidris falcinellus A U WV PM
106 Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata A R V
107 Curlew Sandpiper * Calidris ferruginea A U WV PM
108 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii A R PM
109 Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta A U WV PM
110 Spoon-billed Sandpiper ** Calidris pygmaea A R WV
111 Red-necked Stint ** Calidris ruficollis A U WV PM
112 Sanderling Calidris alba A U WV PM
113 Little Stint Calidris minuta A R V
114 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos A R V
115 Asian Dowitcher * Limnodromus semipalmatus A R WV PM
116 Pin-tailed Snipe Gallinago stenura A C WV
117 Swinhoe's Snipe Gallinago megala A R WV
118 Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago A C WV
119 Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus A U WV PM
120 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus A R PM
121 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos A C WV PM
122 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus A R WV PM
123 Grey-tailed Tattler * Tringa brevipes A R WV PM
124 Common Redshank Tringa totanus A C WV PM
125 Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis A U WV PM
126 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola A U WV PM
127 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus A R WV
128 Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia A C WV PM
129 Nordmann's Greenshank ** Tringa guttifer A R WV
Family Glareolidae
130 Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum A U PM
131 Small Pratincole Glareola lactea A R PM
Family Laridae
132 Brown-headed Gull Chroicocephalus brunnicephalus A R PM
133 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus A U WV PM
134 Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica A R WV PM
135 Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia A R WV
136 Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii A C WV NBV
137 Lesser Crested Tern Thalasseus bengalensis A C WV
138 Little Tern## Sternula albifrons A C RB WV
139 Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleuticus A U PM
140 Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus A U RB NBV
141 Black-naped Tern ## Sterna sumatrana A U RB
142 Common Tern Sterna hirundo A U WV PM
143 Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida A U WV PM
144 White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus A C WV PM
Family Stercorariidae
145 Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus A R V
146 Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus A R V
Family Hydrobatidae
147 Swinhoe's Storm Petrel * Oceanodroma monorhis A U PM
Family Procellariidae
148 Short-tailed Shearwater Ardenna tenuirostris A R V
Family Ciconiidae
149 Asian Openbill Anastomus oscitans A R NBV
150 Lesser Adjutant ** Leptoptilos javanicus A R NBV
Family Fregatidae
151 Lesser Frigatebird Fregata ariel A R NBV
Family Sulidae
152 Red-footed Booby Sula sula A R NBV
153 Brown Booby Sula leucogaster A R NBV
Family Anhingidae
154 Oriental Darter * Anhinga melanogaster A R NBV
Family Threskiornithidae
155 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus A R NBV
Family Ardeidae
156 Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis A C RB WV
157 Von Schrenck's Bittern Ixobrychus eurhythmus A U WV
158 Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus A U RB WV
159 Black Bittern Ixobrychus flavicollis A U PM WV
160 Malayan Night Heron Gorsachius melanolophus A U WV PM
161 Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax A U RB
162 Striated Heron Butorides striata A C RB WV
163 Indian Pond Heron Ardeola grayii A R WV
164 Chinese Pond Heron Ardeola bacchus A C WV
165 Javan Pond Heron Ardeola speciosa A U NBV
166 Eastern Cattle Egret Bubulcus coromandus A/C C IR(B) NBV WV
167 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea A C RB
168 Great-billed Heron ## Ardea sumatrana A U RB
169 Purple Heron## Ardea purpurea A U RB
170 Great Egret Ardea alba A C NBV WV
171 Intermediate Egret Ardea intermedia A U NBV WV
172 Little Egret Egretta garzetta A C NBV WV
173 Pacific Reef Heron Egretta sacra A U R(B)
174 Chinese Egret ** Egretta eulophotes A R WV
Family Pandionidae
175 Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus A C NBV
Family Accipitridae
176 Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus A U RB
177 Crested Honey Buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus A C PM WV NBV
178 Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni A U WV PM
179 Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes A C PM WV
180 Himalayan Vulture * Gyps himalayensis A R NBV
181 Crested Serpent Eagle ## Spilornis cheela A R R(B) WV
182 Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus A R PM
183 Bat Hawk Macheiramphus alcinus A R NBV
184 Changeable Hawk-Eagle # Nisaetus cirrhatus A C RB
185 Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis kienerii A R WV
186 Greater Spotted Eagle ** Clanga clanga A R WV
187 Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus A U WV
188 Steppe Eagle ** Aquila nipalensis A R WV
189 Eastern Imperial Eagle ** Aquila heliaca A R WV
190 Crested Goshawk# Accipiter trivirgatus A U RB
191 Shikra Accipiter badius A R V
192 Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis A U PM WV
193 Japanese Sparrowhawk Accipiter gularis A C PM WV
194 Besra Accipiter virgatus A R PM
195 Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus A R PM
196 Eastern Marsh Harrier Circus spilonotus A U WV
197 Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos A R WV
198 Black Kite Milvus migrans A R WV
199 Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus A C RB
200 White-bellied Sea Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster A C RB
201 Grey-headed Fish Eagle ##* Haliaeetus ichthyaetus A U RB
202 Grey-faced Buzzard Butastur indicus A U PM
203 Common Buzzard Buteo buteo A U WV
Family Tytonidae
204 Eastern Barn Owl Tyto javanica A U RB
Family Strigidae
205 Sunda Scops Owl Otus lempiji A C RB
206 Oriental Scops Owl Otus sunia A R WV PM
207 Barred Eagle-owl ## Bubo sumatranus A R RB
208 Buffy Fish Owl## Ketupa ketupu A U RB
209 Spotted Wood Owl ## Strix seloputo A U RB
210 Brown Wood Owl ## Strix leptogrammica A R RB
211 Brown Hawk-Owl Ninox scutulata A C RB
212 Northern Boobook Ninox japonica A R PM
213 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus A R WV PM
Family Bucerotidae
214 Oriental Pied Hornbill Anthracoceros albirostris A/C C IRB RB
215 Black Hornbill * Anthracoceros malayanus A R NBV
Family Coraciidae
216 Oriental Dollarbird Eurystomus orientalis A C RB WV
Family Alcedinidae
217 Stork-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis capensis A U RB
218 Ruddy Kingfisher ## Halcyon coromanda A U RB WV
219 White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis A C RB
220 Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata A U WV PM
221 Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris A A RB
222 Blue-eared Kingfisher ## Alcedo meninting A U RB
223 Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis A C WV
224 Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher Ceyx erithaca A U WV PM
225 Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis A R V
Family Meropidae
226 Blue-tailed Bee-eater Merops philippinus A C WV
227 Blue-throated Bee-eater Merops viridis A C MB WV
Family Megalaimidae
228 Lineated Barbet Psilopogon lineatus C C IRB
229 Red-crowned Barbet ##* Psilopogon rafflesii A U RB
230 Coppersmith Barbet Psilopogon haemacephalus A C RB
Family Picidae
231 Sunda Pygmy Woodpecker Yungipicus moluccensis A C RB
232 White-bellied Woodpecker ## Dryocopus javensis A R R(B) NBV
233 Banded Woodpecker Chrysophlegma miniaceum A C RB
234 Crimson-winged Woodpecker Picus puniceus A R NBV
235 Laced Woodpecker Picus vittatus A C RB
236 Common Flameback Dinopium javanense A C RB
237 Rufous Woodpecker Micropternus brachyurus A U RB
238 Buff-rumped Woodpecker Meiglyptes tristis A R NBV
239 Great Slaty Woodpecker Mulleripicus pulverulentus A R NBV
Family Falconidae
240 Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni A R V
241 Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus A U WV
242 Amur Falcon Falco amurensis A R V
243 Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo A R V
244 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus A U WV NBV
Family Cacatuidae
245 Tanimbar Corella * Cacatua goffiniana C C IRB
246 Yellow-crested Cockatoo ** Cacatua sulphurea C U IRB
Family Psittaculidae
247 Blue-rumped Parrot ##* Psittinus cyanurus A U R(B)
248 Red-breasted Parakeet * Psittacula alexandri C C IRB
249 Long-tailed Parakeet * Psittacula longicauda A C RB
250 Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri C C IRB
251 Coconut Lorikeet Trichoglossus haematodus C U IRB
252 Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot Loriculus galgulus A C RB
Family Eurylaimidae
253 Black-and-red Broadbill Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos A R NBV
Family Calyptomenidae
254 Green Broadbill Calyptomena viridis A R NBV
Family Pittidae
255 Hooded Pitta Pitta sordida A U WV PM
256 Fairy Pitta ** Pitta nympha A R V
257 Blue-winged Pitta Pitta moluccensis A U WV PM MB
258 Mangrove Pitta ##* Pitta megarhyncha A U RB
Family Acanthizidae
259 Golden-bellied Gerygone Gerygone sulphurea A C RB
Family Vangidae
260 Black-winged Flycatcher-shrike Hemipus hirundinaceus A R NBV
261 Large Woodshrike Tephrodornis virgatus A R NBV
Family Aegithinidae
262 Common Iora Aegithina tiphia A C RB
Family Campephagidae
263 Scarlet Minivet ## Pericrocotus speciosus A R RB
264 Ashy Minivet Pericrocotus divaricatus A C WV PM
265 Pied Triller Lalage nigra A C RB
266 Lesser Cuckooshrike ## Lalage fimbriata A R R(B)
Family Pachycephalidae
267 Mangrove Whistler ## Pachycephala cinerea A R RB
Family Laniidae
268 Tiger Shrike Lanius tigrinus A C WV PM
269 Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus A C WV PM
270 Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach A U RB
Family Vireonidae
271 White-bellied Erpornis Erpornis zantholeuca A R NBV
Family Oriolidae
272 Black-naped Oriole Oriolus chinensis A A RB WV
Family Dicruridae
273 Black Drongo Dicrurus macrocercus A R WV PM
274 Ashy Drongo Dicrurus leucophaeus A R WV
275 Crow-billed Drongo Dicrurus annectens A U WV PM
276 Hair-crested Drongo Dicrurus hottentottus A R V
277 Greater Racket-tailed Drongo Dicrurus paradiseus A C RB
Family Rhipiduridae
278 Malaysian Pied Fantail Rhipidura javanica A C RB
Family Monarchidae
279 Black-naped Monarch ## Hypothymis azurea A R R(B)
280 Indian Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi A R V
281 Blyth's Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone affinis A U PM WV
282 Amur Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone incei A U PM WV
283 Japanese Paradise Flycatcher * Terpsiphone atrocaudata A R PM
Family Corvidae
284 House Crow Corvus splendens C C IRB
285 Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos A U RB
Family Paridae
286 Japanese Tit Parus minor A R V
Family Alaudidae
287 Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis A R V
Family Pycnonotidae
288 Straw-headed Bulbul ##** Pycnonotus zeylanicus A U RB
289 Black-and-white Bulbul * Microtarsus melanoleucos A R NBV
290 Black-headed Bulbul ## Brachypodius melanocephalos A R RB
291 Black-crested Bulbul Rubigula flaviventris C U IRB
292 Red-whiskered Bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus C U IRB
293 Sooty-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus aurigaster C U IRB
294 Yellow-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus goiavier A A RB
295 Olive-winged Bulbul Pycnonotus plumosus A C RB
296 Cream-vented Bulbul # Pycnonotus simplex A U RB
297 Asian Red-eyed Bulbul ## Pycnonotus brunneus A U RB
298 Buff-vented Bulbul ##* Iole crypta A R R(B)
299 Streaked Bulbul * Ixos malaccensis A R NBV
300 Cinereous Bulbul Hemixos cinereus A U NBV
Family Hirundinidae
301 Sand Martin Riparia riparia A U WV PM
302 Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica A A WV PM
303 Pacific Swallow Hirundo tahitica A C RB
304 Asian House Martin Delichon dasypus A R PM
305 Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica A U PM WV
Family Phylloscopidae
306 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus A R PM WV
307 Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus A R V
308 Eastern Crowned Warbler Phylloscopus coronatus A C WV PM
309 Sakhalin Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus borealoides A R WV
310 Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis A C WV PM
Family Acrocephalidae
311 Oriental Reed Warbler Acrocephalus orientalis A C WV
312 Black-browed Reed Warbler Acrocephalus bistrigiceps A U WV
313 Booted Warbler Iduna caligata A R V
Family Locustellidae
314 Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler Helopsaltes certhiola A C WV PM
315 Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata A U WV PM
Family Cisticolidae
316 Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis A C RB
317 Yellow-bellied Prinia Prinia flaviventris A C RB
318 Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius A C RB
319 Dark-necked Tailorbird Orthotomus atrogularis A C RB
320 Rufous-tailed Tailorbird Orthotomus sericeus A U RB
321 Ashy Tailorbird Orthotomus ruficeps A C RB
Family Timaliidae
322 Chestnut-winged Babbler ## Cyanoderma erythropterum A U RB
323 Pin-striped Tit-babbler Mixornis gularis A C RB
Family Pellorneidae
324 Abbott's Babbler Malacocincla abbotti A U RB
325 Moustached Babbler ## Malacopteron magnirostre A R RB
326 Short-tailed Babbler * Pellorneum malaccense A C RB
327 White-chested Babbler ##* Pellorneum rostratum A R RB
Family Leiotrichidae
328 White-crested Laughingthrush Garrulax leucolophus C C IRB
329 Chinese Hwamei Garrulax canorus C R IRB
Family Zosteropidae
330 Swinhoe's White-eye Zosterops simplex C C IRB
Family Irenidae
331 Asian Fairy-bluebird # Irena puella A U RB
Family Sittidae
332 Velvet-fronted Nuthatch Sitta frontalis A R NBV
Family Sturnidae
333 Asian Glossy Starling Aplonis panayensis A A RB
334 Common Hill Myna # Gracula religiosa A U RB
335 Crested Myna Acridotheres cristatellus C R IRB
336 Javan Myna ** Acridotheres javanicus C A IRB
337 Common Myna Acridotheres tristis A C RB
338 Black-winged Starling ** Acridotheres melanopterus C R IRB
339 Red-billed Starling Spodiopsar sericeus A R PM
340 White-cheeked Starling Spodiopsar cineraceus A R V
341 Daurian Starling Agropsar sturninus A C WV PM
342 Chestnut-cheeked Starling Agropsar philippensis A R V
343 White-shouldered Starling Sturnia sinensis A U WV PM
344 Brahminy Starling Sturnia pagodarum A R WV
345 Rosy Starling Pastor roseus A R WV
Family Turdidae
346 Orange-headed Thrush Geokichla citrina A U WV
347 Siberian Thrush Geokichla sibirica A U WV PM
348 Chinese Blackbird Turdus mandarinus A R V
349 Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus A U PM WV
Family Muscicapidae
350 Oriental Magpie-Robin ## Copsychus saularis A U RB
351 White-rumped Shama ## Copsychus malabaricus A/C U RB IRB
352 Grey-streaked Flycatcher Muscicapa griseisticta A R V
353 Dark-sided Flycatcher Muscicapa sibirica A U WV PM
354 Asian Brown Flycatcher Muscicapa dauurica A C WV PM
355 Brown-streaked Flycatcher Muscicapa williamsoni A R NBV
356 Ferruginous Flycatcher Muscicapa ferruginea A U WV PM
357 Chinese Blue Flycatcher Cyornis glaucicomans A R V
358 Mangrove Blue Flycatcher ## Cyornis rufigastra A R RB
359 Brown-chested Jungle Flycatcher ** Cyornis brunneatus A U WV PM
360 Blue-and-white Flycatcher Cyanoptila cyanomelana A R PM WV
361 Zappey's Flycatcher Cyanoptila cumatilis A R PM WV
362 Verditer Flycatcher Eumyias thalassinus A R NBV
363 Siberian Blue Robin Larvivora cyane A C PM WV
364 Yellow-rumped Flycatcher Ficedula zanthopygia A U PM WV
365 Narcissus Flycatcher Ficedula narcissina A R V
366 Green-backed Flycatcher Ficedula elisae A R WV PM
367 Mugimaki Flycatcher Ficedula mugimaki A U PM
368 Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla A R V
369 Daurian Redstart Phoenicurus auroreus A R V
370 Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius A R PM
371 White-throated Rock Thrush Monticola gularis A R WV PM
372 Stejneger's Stonechat Saxicola stejnegeri A R WV PM
Family Chloropseidae
373 Greater Green Leafbird ##** Chloropsis sonnerati A U R(B)
374 Lesser Green Leafbird ##* Chloropsis cyanopogon A R R(B)
375 Blue-winged Leafbird # Chloropsis cochinchinensis A U R(B)
Family Dicaeidae
376 Scarlet-breasted Flowerpecker * Prionochilus thoracicus A R NBV
377 Thick-billed Flowerpecker Dicaeum agile A R NBV
378 Yellow-vented Flowerpecker ## Dicaeum chrysorrheum A R R(B)
379 Orange-bellied Flowerpecker Dicaeum trigonostigma A C RB
380 Scarlet-backed Flowerpecker Dicaeum cruentatum A C RB
Family Nectariniidae
381 Ruby-cheeked Sunbird Chalcoparia singalensis A R NBV
382 Brown-throated Sunbird Anthreptes malacensis A C RB
383 Van Hasselt's Sunbird Leptocoma brasiliana A C RB
384 Copper-throated Sunbird # Leptocoma calcostetha A U RB
385 Olive-backed Sunbird Cinnyris jugularis A C RB
386 Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja A C RB
387 Little Spiderhunter Arachnothera longirostra A U RB
388 Thick-billed Spiderhunter ## Arachnothera crassirostris A R R(B)
389 Yellow-eared Spiderhunter ## Arachnothera chrysogenys A R R(B)
Family Passeridae
390 House Sparrow Passer domesticus C R IRB
391 Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus A C RB
Family Ploceidae
392 Streaked Weaver Ploceus manyar C R IRB
393 Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus A U RB
Family Estrildidae
394 Red Avadavat Amandava amandava C U IRB
395 White-rumped Munia ## Lonchura striata A R RB
396 Javan Munia Lonchura leucogastroides C U IRB
397 Scaly-breasted Munia Lonchura punctulata A C RB
398 Chestnut Munia Lonchura atricapilla A U RB
399 White-headed Munia Lonchura maja A U RB
Family Motacillidae
400 Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus A U WV PM
401 Eastern Yellow Wagtail Motacilla tschutschensis A C WV
402 Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola A R WV
403 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea A U WV PM
404 White Wagtail Motacilla alba A U WV
405 Paddyfield Pipit Anthus rufulus A C RB
406 Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni A R V
407 Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus A U WV

 

REFERENCES:

1. NSS Bird Group. (2021). Checklist of the Birds of Singapore.

 

KEY TO ABBREVIATIONS/SYMBOLS:

Species highlighted in bold type refers to those classified as Rarities.

CONSERVATION STATUS
** Globally Threatened Species. This includes those listed as "Critically Endangered", "Endangered" and "Vulnerable" by IUCN.  
* Globally Near-threatened Species
## Nationally Threatened Species
# Nationally Near-threatened Species

ABUNDANCE
A Abundance
C Common
U Uncommon
R Rare

STATUS
RB Resident Breeder
R(B) Resident, breeding not proven
WV Winter Visitor
PM Passage Migrant
MB Migrant Breeder
NBV Non-breeding Visitor
I Introduced
? Status Uncertain

 CATEGORIES
A Species which have been recorded in an apparently wild state in Singapore in the last thirty years
C Species which although originally introduced by humans have now established a regular population which may or may not be self-sustaining in the last thirty years

 

Last updated on 22 September 2021

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