Test your scientific skills.

Use our taxonomy tree below to find a bird. It is harder than it looks. Remember, some of these names have synonyms.

  • Class Aves (896 species)
    Birds

    • Order Strigiformes (25 species)
      Goatsuckers, Owls

      • Family Strigidae (16 species)
        Owls, Typical Owls

        • Subfamily Striginae (7 species)

          • Genus Otus (2 species)
            Scops-Owls

          • Genus Bubo (1 species)
            Horned Owls

          • Genus Strix (3 species)
            Earless Owls

          • Genus Ciccaba (1 species)

            • Ciccaba virgata

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