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Top 25 Feeder Birds

2002-03

South Central Region

Review the Explanation of Terms to understand what these data represent. A total of 315 FeederWatchers reported data from this region.

Rank Within Region Common Name Scientific Name Percentage of Sites Visited Average Group Size (when seen) FeederWatch Abundance Index
1 Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis 96.51 4.77 3.73
2 American Goldfinch Spinus tristis 89.21 9.31 3.72
3 Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata 87.62 2.22 1.21
4 Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura 86.67 4.69 2.26
5 American Robin Turdus migratorius 79.68 2.57 0.64
6 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 78.73 8.89 3.43
7 Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis 78.41 2.12 1.16
8 Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos 77.14 1.28 0.42
9 Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor 73.97 2.10 0.88
10 House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus 73.33 4.28 1.40
11 Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus 67.62 1.44 0.45
12 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 65.40 4.52 1.27
13 Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus 64.13 1.26 0.41
14 Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula 59.37 8.14 0.86
15 Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater 58.10 7.82 0.61
16 Downy Woodpecker Dryobates pubescens 57.14 1.43 0.39
17 Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus 52.06 8.74 0.78
18 European Starling Sturnus vulgaris 51.43 4.51 0.59
19 American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos 47.30 2.92 0.41
20 White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis 43.17 4.83 0.80
21 Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata 41.27 2.00 0.21
22 Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina 40.95 6.40 0.57
23 Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum 40.32 13.14 0.29
24 Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula 34.92 1.26 0.12
25 White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica 31.11 5.86 0.48