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 Passeriformes (386 species)
      Perching Birds

      • Family Tyrannidae (41 species)
        Tyrant Flycatchers

        • Genus Tyrannus (10 species)
          Kingbirds

        • Genus Pitangus (1 species)
          Kiskadees

        • Genus Myiodynastes (1 species)
          Sulphur-bellied Flycatchers

        • Genus Myiarchus (6 species)
          Crested Flycatchers

        • Genus Sayornis (3 species)
          Phoebes

        • Genus Empidonax (11 species)
          Empidonax Flycatchers

        • Genus Contopus (4 species)
          Pewees

        • Genus Pyrocephalus (1 species)
          Vermilion Flycatchers

        • Genus Camptostoma (1 species)
          Beardless-Tyrannulets

        • Genus Elaenia (1 species)
          Elaenias

        • Genus Empidonomus (1 species)
          Variegated Flycatchers

        • Genus Myiopagis (1 species)

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