Lists of Korean birds
This is a list of all birds recorded in the wild in the Korean Peninsula and its islands.
Order: Gaviiformes   Family: GaviidaeThe loons migrate to Korea during the winter months. T...
Japanese Reed Bunting
The Japanese reed bunting or ochre-rumped bunting (Emberiza yessoensis) is a species of bird in the Emberizidae family.It is found in China, Hong Kong, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, and Russia. Its...
Japanese Reed Bunting - Wikipedia
Chinese Egret
The Chinese egret or Swinhoe's egret (Egretta eulophotes) is a threatened species of egret from east Asia.
The Chinese egret averages 68 cm in height. The plumage is white throughout the bir...
Grey-faced Buzzard
The grey-faced buzzard (Butastur indicus) is an Asian bird of prey. It is typically between 41 and 46 cm in length, making it a medium-sized raptor. It breeds in East Russia, North China, Korea, ...
Grey-faced Buzzard - Wikipedia
Asian Brown Flycatcher
The Asian brown flycatcher (Muscicapa latirostris) is a small passerine bird in the flycatcher family Muscicapidae. This is an insectivorous species which breeds in Japan, eastern Siberia and the Hima...
Asian Brown Flycatcher - Wikipedia
Pale Thrush
The pale thrush (Turdus pallidus) is a passerine bird of eastern Asia belonging to the genus Turdus in the thrush family Turdidae. It is closely related to the eye-browed thrush and grey-backed thrush...
Pale Thrush - Wikipedia
Red-billed Starling
The red-billed starling (Sturnus sericeus) is a species of starling in the Sturnidae family. It is found in China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Vietnam.
Red-billed Starling - Wikipedia
Grey-backed Thrush
The grey-backed thrush (Turdus hortulorum) is a species of bird in the Turdidae family. It is found in China, Hong Kong, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Russia, Taiwan, and Vietnam. Its natural habit...
Grey-backed Thrush - Wikipedia
Yellow Bittern
The yellow bittern (Ixobrychus sinensis) is a small bittern. It is of Old World origins, breeding in much of the Indian Subcontinent, east to Japan and Indonesia. It is mainly resident, but some north...
Yellow Bittern - Wikipedia
Snowy-browed Nuthatch
The Chinese nuthatch or snowy-browed nuthatch (Sitta villosa) is a species of bird in the Sittidae family. It is found in China, North Korea, and South Korea.Its natural habitat is temperate forests.<...
Snowy-browed Nuthatch - Wikipedia
Rufous-bellied Woodpecker
The rufous-bellied woodpecker (Dendrocopos hyperythrus) is a species of bird in the Picidae family.It is found in the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia, ranging across Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodi...
Rufous-bellied Woodpecker - Wikipedia
Northern Boobook
The northern boobook (Ninox japonica) is a species of bird in the true owl family. It was split from the brown hawk-owl (Ninox scutulata). It is found in eastern Russia (Ussuriland), North Korea, Sout...
Japanese White-eye
The Japanese white-eye (Zosterops japonicus), also known as the mejiro (メジロ, 目白), is a small passerine bird in the white-eye family. The specific epithet is occasionally written japonica, but this is ...
Japanese White-eye - Wikipedia
Whooper Swan
The whooper swan (pronounced hooper), Cygnus cygnus, is a large Northern Hemisphere swan. It is the Eurasian counterpart of the North American trumpeter swan. An old name for the whooper swan is 'Elk'...
Whooper Swan - Wikipedia
Fairy Pitta
The fairy pitta (Pitta nympha) is a small passerine bird. It eats worms, spiders, insects, slugs, and snails. It is also known as the seven-coloured bird.
It breeds in north-east Asia in Japan, S...
Fairy Pitta - Wikipedia
White-shouldered Starling
The white-shouldered starling (Sturnia sinensis) is a species of starling in the Sturnidae family. It is found in Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Phili...
White-shouldered Starling - Wikipedia
Baer's Pochard
Baer's pochard (Aythya baeri) is a diving duck found in eastern Asia. It breeds in southeast Russia and northeast China, migrating in winter to southern China, Vietnam, Japan, and India. The name comm...
Baer's Pochard - Wikipedia
Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker
The grey-capped pygmy woodpecker (Picoides canicapillus) is an Asian bird species of in the woodpecker family (Picidae).This is a small, dark woodpecker with dark irides. Barred black and white above...
Grey-capped Pygmy Woodpecker - Wikipedia
Oriental Dollarbird
The dollarbird (Eurystomus orientalis), also known as the Oriental dollarbird or dollar roller, is a bird of the roller family, so named because of the distinctive blue coin-shaped spots on its wings....
Oriental Dollarbird - Wikipedia
Chinese Hill Warbler
The Chinese hill warbler (Rhopophilus pekinensis), also known as the white-browed Chinese warbler or Chinese bush-dweller, is a species of bird in the monotypic genus Rhopophilus. Its relationships ar...
Chinese Hill Warbler - Wikipedia
White-naped Crane
The white-naped crane (Grus vipio) is a bird of the crane family. It is a large bird, 112–125 cm (44–49 in) long, approximately 130 cm (4 ft) tall and weighing about 5.6 kg (1...
White-naped Crane - Wikipedia
White-bellied Green Pigeon
The white-bellied green pigeon (Treron sieboldii) is a species of bird in the Columbidae family. It is found in China, Japan, South Korea, Laos, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.Its natural habit...
White-bellied Green Pigeon - Wikipedia
Rufous-backed Bunting
Jankowski's bunting or rufous-backed bunting (Emberiza jankowskii) is a species of bird in the Emberizidae family.It is found in China, North Korea, and Russia where its natural habitats are temperate...
Rufous-backed Bunting - Wikipedia
Crested Shelduck
The crested shelduck or Korean crested shelduck (Tadorna cristata) is a species of bird in the family Anatidae. It is critically endangered and may be extinct. The male crested shelduck has a greenish...
Crested Shelduck - Wikipedia
Intermediate Egret
The intermediate egret, median egret, smaller egret, or yellow-billed egret (Mesophoyx intermedia) is a medium-sized heron. Some taxonomists put the species in the genus Egretta or Ardea. It is a re...
Intermediate Egret - Wikipedia
Meadow Bunting
The meadow bunting or Siberian meadow bunting (Emberiza cioides) is a passerine bird of eastern Asia which belongs to the genus Emberiza in the bunting family Emberizidae.
The meadow bunting is 1...
Meadow Bunting - Wikipedia
Chestnut-flanked White-eye
The chestnut-flanked white-eye (Zosterops erythropleurus) is a species of bird in the Zosteropidae family. It is found in Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Laos, Myanmar, Ru...
Chestnut-flanked White-eye - Wikipedia
Daurian Jackdaw
The Daurian jackdaw (Corvus dauuricus) is a bird in the Corvidae, or crow family. It is closely related to the western jackdaw. The name derives from the Dauria region of eastern Russia.
It is abo...
Daurian Jackdaw - Wikipedia