Birds species in Ankarana, Madagascar






Masoala has around 90 listed species of birds. Below is a partial bird list for Masoala National park.

SpeciesCommon nameMalagasy local nameFamilyOrder
Accipiter francesiiFrances' GoshawkhekenaAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Accipiter henstiiHenst's GoshawkhindryAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Accipiter madagascariensisSparrowhawk of MadagascarfirasambalalaAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Agapornis canaMadagascar LovebirdPsittacidaeCharadriiformes
Alcedo vintsioidesMalagasy kingfisherfamakiakoraAlcedinidaeCoraciiformes
Alectronenas madagascariensisMadagascar Blue PigeonvintsialaColumbidaeCiconiiformes
Ardea humblotivorompotsyArdeidaeCiconiformes
Ardea purpurea madagascariensisvanoArdeidaeCiconiformes
Asio madagascariensisMarsh OwlStrigidaeStrigidae
Atelornis crossleyiRufous-headed Ground-RollervorondreoBrachypteraciidaeCoraciiformes
Atelornis pittoidesPitta-like Ground-RollerharakarakaBrachypteraciidaeColumbiformes
Brachypteracias leptosomusShort-legged Ground-RollertsakokoBrachypteraciidaeColumbiformes
Brachypteracias squamigerBrachypteraciidaeColumbiformes
Bubulcus ibisCattle egretvanoArdeidaeCoraciiformes
Buteo brachypterusMadagascar BuzzardtsiparahorovanaAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Butorides striatusfony maitsoArdeidaeCoraciiformes
Calicalicus madagascariensisRed-tailed VangahankanaVangidaePasseriformes
Canirallus kioloidesMadagascar Wood RailtsikirityRallidaeGruiformes
Caprimulgus enarratusCollared NightjartataroCaprimulgidaeCaprimulgiformes
Caprimulgus madagascariensisMadagascar NightjarvikivikyCaprimulgidaeCaprimulgiformes
Centropus toulouMadagascar CoucaltaitoakaCuculidaeCuculiformes
Cisticola cherinaMadagascar CisticolavorombararataSylvidaePasseriformes
Copsychus albospecularisMadagascar Magpie-RobinvoromasiakaTurdidaePasseriformes
Coracina cinereaAshy Cuckoo-ShrikefiririnaCampephagidaePasseriformes
Coracina spCuckoo-ShrikeCampephagidaeCuculiformes
Coracopsis nigraLesser Vasa ParrotPsittacidaePsittaciformes
Coracopsis vasaGreater Vasa ParrotPsittacidaePsittaciformes
Corvus albusPied crowfiririnabeCorvidaePasseriformes
Coua caeruleaBlue CouafandrasaCuculidaeCuculiformes
Coua cristatacrested CouatsiparaCuculidaeCuculiformes
Coua reynaudiiRed-fronted CouataitsoCuculidaeCuculiformes
Coua serrianaRed-breasted CouaCuculidaeCuculiformes
Cuculus rochiiThick-billed CuckoohambosangaCuculidaeCuculiformes
Cyanolanius madagascarinusBlue vangabolokibeVangidaePasseriformes
Dicrurus forficatusCrested DrongotsingetryDicruridaePasseriformes
Dryolimnas cuvieriWhite-throated RailvorotrandrakaRallidaeGruiformes
Euryceros prevostiiHelmet vangapatsatsatralaVangidaePasseriformes
Eurystomus glaucurusBroad-billed RollerkirioCoraciidaeCoraciiformes
Eutriorchis asturMadagascar Serpent-EaglepapangoAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Falco newtoniMadagascar kestrelroateloFalconidaeFalconiformes
Foudia madagascariensisMadagascar Red FodyhorovanaPloceidaePasseriformes
Foudia omissaForest FodydroadroakaPloceidaePasseriformes
Glareola ocularisMadagascar PratincolekekakekaGlareolidaePasseriformes
Hartlaubius auratusMadagascar StarlingporetikaSturnidaePasseriformes
Hypositta corallirostrisNuthatch VangabolokikelyVangidaePasseriformes
Hypsipetes madagascariensisMadagascar Black Bubultretreka, tsikatekatekaPycnonotidaePasseriformes
Ispidina madagascariensisMadagascar Pygmy Kingfishertsakoko mangaAlcedinidaeCoraciiformes
Leptopterus chabertChabert's VangatorotorokaVangidaePasseriformes
Leptopterus viridisWhite-headed Vangavivy, kiboranoVangidaePasseriformes
Leptosomus discolorCuckoo RollertolohoLeptosomatidaeCoraciiformes
Lonchura nanaMadagascar MannikintserikalamboEstrildidaePasseriformes
Lophotibis cristataMadagascar crested ibisThreskiornithidaeCiconiiformes
Merops superciliosusMadagascar Bee-eatertaotaonkafoMeropidaeCoraciiformes
Mesitornis unicolorBrown MesitemanganahitraMesitomithidaeGruiformes
Milvus migransBlack KitehitsikitsikaAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Motacilla flaviventrisMadagascar WagtailasityMotacillidaePasseriformes
Mystacornis crossleyiCrossley's BabblermokazavonamavoTimaliidaePasseriformes
Nectarinia notataLong-billed green sunbirdfodialaNectariniidaePasseriformes
Nectarinia souimangaSouimanga sunbirdzafindrasityNectariniidaePasseriformes
Neodrepanis coruscansSunbird-AsityfarifotramaintyPhilepittidaePasseriformes
Neomixis striatigulaStripe-throated jeryfitadrorangaSylvidaePasseriformes
Neomixis tenellaCommon JerysiketribeTimaliidaePasseriformes
Nesillas typicaMadagascar Brush-WarblerjijimaintyStrigidaePasseriformes
Newtonia amphichroaDark newtoniavangasoratraSylvidaePasseriformes
Newtonia brunneicaudaCommon newtoniaSylvidaePasseriformes
Ninox superciliarisWhite-browed boobookStrigidaeStrigiformes
Numida meleagrisHelmeted guineafowlakohon-drano, otrikaNumididaeGalliformes
Oriolia bernieriBernier's vangaCorvidaePasseriformes
Otus rutilusMalagasy Scops-OwlStrigidaeStrigiformes
Oxylabes madagascariensisWhite-throated OxylabesvangamaintilohaTimaliidaePasseriformes
Philepitta castaneaVelvet asityfody sahyPhilepittidaePasseriformes
Phyllastrephus cinereicepsGrey-crowned GreenbulPycnonotidaePasseriformes
Phyllastrephus madagascariensisLong-billed GreenbulmarotainaPycnonotidaePasseriformes
Phyllastrephus zosteropsSpectacled GreenbultsintsinaPycnonotidaePasseriformes
Ploceus nelicourviNelicourvi WeaverfarifotramavoPloceidaePasseriformes
Polyboroides radiatusMadagascar Harrier-HawkfandrasabeAccipitridaeFalconiformes
Pseudobias wardiWard's shrike-flycatchersohihy mangavolaPlatysteiridaePasseriformes
Pseudocossyphus sharpeiForest Rock-ThrushzafindrasityMuscicapidaePasseriformes
Randia pseudozosteropsRand's warblertalapiotanySylvidaePasseriformes
Schetba rufaRufous VangapatsatsatraVangidaePasseriformes
Streptopelia picturataMadagascar TurtledovefinengoColumbidaeColumbiformes
Terpsiphone mutataMadagascar Paradise FlycatchersoimangaMonarchidaePasseriformes
Treron australisMadagascar green-pigeonvintsiranoColumbidaeColumbiformes
Turnix nigricollisMadagascar buttonquailTurnicidaeTurniciformes
Tylas eduardiTylas Vangavano mainty, kinkimavoPycnonotidaePasseriformes
Vanga curvirostrisHook-billed VangatodikarasokaVangidaePasseriformes
Zoonavena grandidieriMadagascar Spine-tailed SwiftmatoriandroApodidaeApodiformes
Zosterops maderaspatanaMadagascar White-eyevorondoloZosteropidaePasseriformes


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