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National bird

This is a list of national birds, most official, but some unofficial.

National birds

Country Name of Bird Scientific name Official status Picture Ref.
 Afghanistan White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla No
 Angola Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Yes [1]
 Anguilla Zenaida Dove Zenaida aurita Yes [2]
 Antigua and Barbuda Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Yes [3]
 Argentina Rufous Hornero Furnarius rufus Yes [4]
 Australia Emu Dromaius novaehollandiae No [5]
 Austria Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Yes [6]
 Bahamas Caribbean Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Yes [7]
 Bahrain White-cheeked Bulbul Pycnonotus leucogenys Yes [8]
 Bangladesh Oriental Magpie Robin Copsychus saularis Yes [9]
 Belarus White Stork Ciconia ciconia Yes [10]
 Belgium Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus Yes [11]
 Belize Keel-billed Toucan Ramphastos sulfuratus Yes [12]
 Bermuda Bermuda Petrel Pterodroma cahow No [13]
 Bhutan Common Raven Corvus corax Yes [14]
 Bolivia Andean Condor Vultur gryphus Yes [15]
 Botswana Lilac-breasted Roller, Coracias caudata Yes [16]
 Brazil Rufous-bellied Thrush Turdus rufiventris Yes [17]
 British Virgin Islands Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura Yes [18]
 Cambodia Giant Ibis Thaumatibis gigantea Yes [19]
 Canada None. See list of Canadian provincial and territorial birds No [20]
 Cape Verde Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala Yes
 Cayman Islands Grand Cayman Parrot Amazona leucocephala caymanensis Yes [21]
 Chile Andean Condor Vultur gryphus Yes [22]
 China Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis Yes [23]
 Colombia Andean Condor Vultur gryphus Yes [24]
 Costa Rica Clay-colored Thrush Turdus grayi Yes [25]
 Côte d'Ivoire White-cheeked Turaco Tauraco leucotis Yes
 Croatia Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos No [26]
 Cuba Cuban Trogon Priotelus temnurus Yes [27]
 Democratic Republic of Congo Congo peafowl Afropavo congensis No 90px
 Denmark Mute Swan Cygnus olor Yes [28]
 Dominica Imperial Amazon Amazona imperialis Yes [29]
 Dominican Republic Palmchat Dulus dominicus Yes [30]
 Ecuador Andean Condor Vultur gryphus Yes [31]
 El Salvador Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa Yes [32]
 Estonia Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Yes [33]
 Faroe Islands Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Yes [34]
 Finland Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus Yes [35]
 France Gallic Rooster Gallus gallus Yes [36]
 Germany White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla Yes
 Gibraltar Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara Yes [37]
 Greece Little Owl Athene noctua Yes
 Grenada Grenada Dove Leptotila wellsi Yes [38]
 Guatemala Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno Yes [39]
 Guyana Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin Yes [40]
 Haiti Hispaniolan Trogon Priotelus roseigaster Yes [41]
 Honduras Scarlet Macaw Ara macao Yes [42]
 Hungary Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Yes [43]
 Iceland Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus Yes [44]
 India Indian Peacock Pavo cristatus Yes [45]
 Indonesia Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi Yes [46]
 Ireland None. No
 Iran Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos No
 Iraq Chukar Partridge Alectoris chuckar Yes [47]
 Israel Hoopoe Upupa epops Yes [48]
 Jamaica Doctor Bird Trochilus polytmus Yes [49]
 Japan Green Pheasant Phasianus versicolor Yes [50]
 Jordan Sinai Rosefinch Carpodacus synoicus Yes [51]
 Kenya Lilac-breasted Roller Coracias caudatus No [52]
 Latvia White Wagtail Motacilla alba Yes [53]
 Liberia Garden Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus Yes [51]
 Lithuania White Stork Ciconia ciconia Yes [54]
 Luxembourg Goldcrest Regulus regulus Yes [55]
 Malawi Bar-tailed Trogon Apaloderma vittatum Yes
 Malaysia Rhinoceros Hornbill Buceros rhinoceros Yes
 Maldives Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis No
 Malta Blue Rock Thrush Monticola solitarius Yes [56]
 Mauritius Dodo Raphus cucullatus Yes
 Mexico Crested Caracara Polyborus plancus Yes [57]
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Yes [58]
 Mongolia Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Yes [59]
 Montserrat Montserrat Oriole Icterus oberi Yes [60]
 Myanmar Burmese Peacock Polyplectron bicalcaratum No [61]
 Namibia African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes [62][63]
   Nepal Himalayan Monal Lophophorus impejanus Yes [64]
 New Zealand Kiwi Apteryx mantelli No [65]
 Nicaragua Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa Yes [66]
 Nigeria Black Crowned-Crane Balearica pavonina Yes [67]
 Norway White-throated Dipper Cinclus cinclus Yes [68]
 Pakistan Chukar Partridge Alectoris chukar Yes [69]
Shaheen Falcon Falco peregrinus peregrinator Unofficial [70]
 Palestine Palestine Sunbird Cinnyris oseus Proposed [71]
 Panama Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja Yes [72]
 Papua New Guinea Raggiana Bird of Paradise Paradisaea raggiana Yes [73]
 Paraguay Bare-throated Bellbird Procnias nudicollis Yes [74]
 Peru Andean Cock-of-the-rock Rupicola peruvianus Yes [75]
 Philippines Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi Yes [76]
 Puerto Rico Puerto Rican Spindalis Spindalis Portoricensis Yes [77]
 Romania Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus No
 Russia Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus No
 Saint Helena Saint Helena Plover Charadrius sanctaehelenae Yes [78]
 Saint Kitts and Nevis Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Yes [79]
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St Vincent Parrot Amazona guildingii Yes [80]
 Scotland Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Yes [81]
 Singapore Crimson Sunbird Aethopyga siparaja No [82]
 South Africa Blue Crane Anthropoides paradisea Yes [1][83]
 South Korea Korean Magpie Pica (pica) serieca Yes
 South Sudan African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes
 Spain None No
 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Junglefowl Gallus lafayetii Yes [84]
 Sudan Secretary Bird Sagittarius serpentarius Yes
 Swaziland Purple-crested Turaco Tauraco porphyreolophus Yes [1]
 Sweden Common blackbird Turdus merula Yes [85]
 Taiwan Taiwan Blue Magpie Urocissa caerulea No
 Thailand Siamese Fireback Lophura diardi Yes [86]
 Trinidad and Tobago Scarlet Ibis Eudocimus ruber Yes [87]
Cocrico Ortalis ruficauda Yes [87]
 Turkey Redwing Turdus iliacus Yes
 Uganda East African Crowned-Crane Balearica regulorum gibbericeps Yes [88]
 United Kingdom European Robin Erithacus rubecula No [89]
 United States Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Yes [90]
 Uruguay Southern Lapwing Vanellus chilensis No [91]
 Venezuela Venezuelan Troupial Icterus icterus Yes [92]
 Zambia African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes [1][93]
 Zimbabwe African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer Yes [1]

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