The world of birds is vast and filled with amazing creatures. From the tiniest hummingbird to the largest eagle, there are birds of all shapes and sizes. And while many people know a few bird species that start with the letter A or B, not as many are familiar with those that begin with Z.
Below we have listed a handful of birds that begin with the letter Z. It is a constantly growing list with more birds added every month.
This bird is a species of Ixos, but it might belong in the genus Hypsipetes if it is kept separate from Ixos. It might be related to the Philippine Bulbul, which is related to the Black Bulbul, the type species of Hypsipetes.
Fermn Zanón Cervera, a Spanish zoologist, found it in the Zapata Swamp in Cuba in 1927. The Zapata Wren is another bird that can only be found in the swamp. It shares its name with the Zapata Sparrow. The Zapata Rail is on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species because it is losing its habitat, has a small population, and is being eaten by introduced mammals and catfish.
Zanzibar Red Bishop
The Zanzibar red bishop is a type of bird that belongs to the Ploceidae family. It lives in Kenya, Tanzania, and Mozambique.