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Top 25 Feeder Birds

2008-09

South Central Region

Review the Explanation of Terms to understand what these data represent. A total of 337 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 92.28 4.09 3.00
2 Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis 82.79 2.02 1.17
3 American Goldfinch Spinus tristis 81.31 7.54 2.52
4 Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura 81.01 3.79 1.55
5 Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata 77.15 2.11 0.94
6 House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus 75.37 3.58 1.23
7 Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos 72.40 1.21 0.39
8 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 69.73 7.07 2.33
9 Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus 66.47 1.39 0.49
10 Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus 61.42 1.22 0.40
11 Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor 59.05 1.97 0.60
12 White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica 56.38 6.24 1.32
13 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 56.38 4.35 0.89
14 American Robin Turdus migratorius 54.60 2.88 0.31
15 Downy Woodpecker Dryobates pubescens 53.41 1.34 0.32
16 Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina 46.59 9.38 1.06
17 Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus 44.21 7.09 0.50
18 Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula 43.92 7.68 0.47
19 Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater 42.14 5.81 0.28
20 Pine Siskin Spinus pinus 41.25 6.40 0.58
21 American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos 40.06 2.63 0.27
22 Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula 39.76 1.17 0.14
23 European Starling Sturnus vulgaris 39.17 3.91 0.33
24 Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata 36.80 1.86 0.19
25 White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis 29.38 3.56 0.34