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470 species total
(See the note below about this number.)

Last page update: 5 April 2006

There are 470 species included on this list. The 16 species enclosed in [brackets] are classified as hypothetical in status by the OBRC, meaning that a written description accepted by the OBRC is on file, but no specimen or photo is available, or that there are doubts about wild origin.  The 4 species marked with an asterisk are extinct or likely extinct.




Scissortail Flycatcher photo courtesy of Bill Horn
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