Online Birding Field Guide - Hotspot Birding

Orders and Taxonomy of the Birds of the World an online birding field guide


Hotspot Birding online birding field guide is an online resource for novice and processional birders alike. It's purpose and organizational structure is based around bird taxonomy as to help birders become better birders by understanding relationships between bird families, genra, and orders. We've taken careful consideration to organize birds in their respective orders, families and genra. If you have notice an error in our classification please do not hesitate to contact us. Happy Birding!

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Order # of Families # of Genra # of Species Explore
Accipitriformes 4 Families 76 Genra 255 Species View Families
Anseriformes 3 Families 53 Genra 168 Species View Families
Apterygiformes 1 Family 1 Genius 5 Species View Families
Bucerotiformes 4 Families 18 Genra 71 Species View Families
Caprimulgiformes 8 Families 149 Genra 583 Species View Families
Cariamiformes 1 Family 2 Genra 2 Species View Families
Casuariiformes 1 Family 2 Genra 4 Species View Families
Charadriiformes 19 Families 90 Genra 381 Species View Families
Ciconiiformes 1 Family 6 Genra 19 Species View Families
Coliiformes 1 Family 2 Genra 6 Species View Families
Columbiformes 1 Family 47 Genra 338 Species View Families
Coraciiformes 6 Families 34 Genra 181 Species View Families
Cuculiformes 2 Families 38 Genra 169 Species View Families
Eurypygiformes 2 Families 2 Genra 2 Species View Families
Falconiformes 1 Family 11 Genra 65 Species View Families
Galbuliformes 2 Families 15 Genra 54 Species View Families
Galliformes 5 Families 81 Genra 289 Species View Families
Gaviiformes 1 Family 1 Genius 5 Species View Families
Gruiformes 6 Families 48 Genra 178 Species View Families
Leptosomiformes 1 Family 1 Genius 1 Species View Families
Mesitornithiformes 1 Family 2 Genra 3 Species View Families
Opisthocomiformes 1 Family 1 Genius 1 Species View Families
Otidiformes 1 Family 9 Genra 26 Species View Families
Passeriformes 131 Families 1285 Genra 6276 Species View Families
Pelecaniformes 5 Families 35 Genra 108 Species View Families
Phaethontiformes 1 Family 1 Genius 3 Species View Families
Phoenicopteriformes 1 Family 3 Genra 6 Species View Families
Piciformes 7 Families 50 Genra 374 Species View Families
Podicipediformes 1 Family 6 Genra 22 Species View Families
Procellariiformes 3 Families 27 Genra 134 Species View Families
Psittaciformes 4 Families 88 Genra 372 Species View Families
Pterocliformes 1 Family 2 Genra 16 Species View Families
Rheiformes 1 Family 1 Genius 2 Species View Families
Sphenisciformes 1 Family 6 Genra 18 Species View Families
Strigiformes 2 Families 28 Genra 225 Species View Families
Struthioniformes 1 Family 1 Genius 2 Species View Families
Suliformes 4 Families 7 Genra 59 Species View Families
Tinamiformes 1 Family 9 Genra 47 Species View Families
Trogoniformes 1 Family 6 Genra 44 Species View Families