Booby, Tropic, Frigatebird, Pelicans

Cuckoos, Anis


Finches, Sparrows

Tyrant Flycatchers, Gnatcatchers

Gulls, Oceanic Birds, Skimmers, Terns

Herons, Egrets, Phalaropes, Bitterns, and long-legged waders

Mockingbirds, Thrashers, Thrushes

Nightjars, Nighthawks

Parrots, Parakeets

Piegeons, Doves

Plovers, Sandpipers

Rails, Coots, Moorhens, Grebes, Cormorants, Anhinga

Raptors, Owls

Swifts, Swallows, Martins

Tanagers, Bananabird, Orioles, Grackles, Hummingbirds, and similar



Woodpeckers, Kingfishers


Bird Cayman

Welcome to Bird Cayman!

These pages are dedicated to the Birds of the Cayman Islands: our unique local avifauna, and the migratory species which travel thousands of miles to stay here each year.

Birders have logged over 222 species of birds in the Cayman Islands. Forty nine species are known to breed here.

If you would like to know more about Cayman’s birdlife, check out these bird links: