Names

Vernacular, or so-called 'folk' names 

Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Educational materials, Europe, Biology / ecology, Markers of environ. change, Conservation, Observed changes, Bird song & calls, Preferred habitats, Personal narratives, Names, Historical
Summary
Twenty-four bird species that have become rare or extinct in the last 100 years, most in the last 40 years.
2018 utuju.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names, Ancestors/ death
2018 pichicocodate.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Names
Weaver.JPG
Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Educational materials, Africa, Conservation, Culture, The arts, Names
Summary
Children at the Kichwamba Orphanage Foundation are drawing their local birds. They observe them carefully and note all the details.
Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Educational materials, Europe, Bird song & calls, Preferred habitats, Naming, Names
Summary
A short movie featuring 31 species local to Oxford with habitat and song to help people learn to recognise the songs they hear
Desfayes Long-tailed Tit.jpg
Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Names
Platalea_ajaja_8.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, What the bird eats, Behavioural observations, Names
Summary
Come pasto y frutas; era un joven sin hermanos
Spectacled_Owl_Pulsatrix.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Lepidocolaptes_angustirostris.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Bird song & calls, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names, Local taxonomy not exact match w/ scientific term, Ancestors/ death
Summary
Avisa si habrá un muerte y/o una víbora
MOSQUETA_OJO_DORADO_Hemitriccus_margaritaceiventer.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Summary
Totita avisa si viene tiempos fríos
Coccyzus_melacoryphus.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names, Local taxonomy not exact match w/ scientific term
Summary
Avisa que habrá huérfanos
White-tailed_Goldenthroat_(Polytmus_guainumbi)_female.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Ara_chloropterus_2015_Sharp.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
2018 quijape.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Artisanry/ crafts, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names, Local taxonomy not exact match w/ scientific term, Ancestors/ death
Vireo_olivaceus_Sam_Smith_Park_Toronto.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Crypturellus_undulatus_1838.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, What the bird eats, Personhood, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Micrastur_semitorquatus.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Mesembrinibis_cayennensis.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Cairina_moschata_Sanches.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, What the bird eats, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
2018 jidoboí.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, What the bird eats, Personhood, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Chunga_burmeisteri_Black-legged_Seriema.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Bird song & calls, Behavioural observations, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names, Commensals/ pets
Summary
Avisos del gócoco
Herpetotheres_cachinnans.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Dryocopus_lineatus_1.jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Names
Summary
Este pájaro indica dónde puede haber miel
Community
EWA Resources
Category
Phenology/ seasonality, Expressions/ sayings, Names, Omens/ augury/ harbingers/ messengers, Teachings, Europe
Summary
These posters are part of a BirdWords series called "Birds That Tell People Things" -- eventually, there will be several for various languages worldwide. We share these printable and editable birdword posters for your use.
Whistling_Heron_(Syrigma_sibilatrix).jpg
Community
Chujunpeone Ayoreo
Category
South America, Bird song & calls, Behavioural observations, Preferred habitats, Personhood, Names