Bird Species List

A list of birds occurring on or near the W. K. Kellogg Biological Station.

This datatable is part of the Biodiversity Lists from a Southwest Michigan Landscape dataset. This dataset includes terrestrial and aquatic species lists for ecosystems within or near the W. K. Kellogg Biological Station. See also KBS Insect Collections (Dataset KBS025) and KBS Herbarium (Dataset KBS018).

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Experiment: Research Context
Dataset: KBS022
Datatable ID: KBS022-002.23
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Last Updated 2013-08-21
Variate Description Units
Order taxonomic order of the organism
OrderCommonName a common name for this order
Family taxonomic family of the organism
FamilyCommonName a common name for this family
SubFamily taxonomic subfamily to which the organism belongs
SubFamilyCommonName a common name for this subfamily
Genus taxonomic genus of the organism
SpecificEpithet taxonomic specific epithet of the organism
Authority party responsible for the formal description of the organism
CommonName a common name of the organism
Comment comments for this record
Contributors person(s) contributing this organism to this list

Data Excerpt

order order_common_name family family_common_name sub_family sub_family_common_name genus specific_epithet authority common_name comment contributors
Anseriformes Waterfowl Anatidae Swans Anatinae Marsh Ducks Aix sponsa L. wood duck Confirmed,direct observations of nest building, incubation, or feeding young. Jeff Birdsley & Andy Turner
Anseriformes Waterfowl Anatidae Swans Anatinae Marsh Ducks Anas americana American wigeon Migrant, observed only during the spring or fall Jeff Birdsley & Andy Turner
Anseriformes Waterfowl Anatidae Swans Anatinae Marsh Ducks Anas strepera L. gadwall Migrant, observed only during the spring or fall Jeff Birdsley & Andy Turner
Anseriformes Waterfowl Anatidae Swans Anserinae Geese Branta canadensis L. Canada goose Confirmed,direct observations of nest building, incubation, or feeding young. Jeff Birdsley & Andy Turner
Anseriformes Waterfowl Anatidae Swans Anserinae Geese Chen caerulescens L. snow goose Migrant, observed only during the spring or fall Jeff Birdsley & Andy Turner
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