Endangered Birds of Asia
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Common Name Range ***
Aceh Pheasant Indonesia
African Skimmer Asia, Middle East
Amami Jay Japan
Andaman Hawk-owl India
Andaman Scops-owl India
Apo Sunbird Philippines
Arabian Woodpecker Saudi Arabia, Yemen
Archbold's Bowerbird Indonesia
Ashy-breasted Flycatcher Philippines
Asian Dowitcher Asia, Middle East
Asian Golden Weaver Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Audouin's Gull Asia, Middle East
Baer's Pochard Asia, vagrant populations in Pakistan and the Philippines
Balearic Shearwater Asia, Middle East
Basra Reed Warbler Iran, Israel, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
Beach Thick-knee Brunei Darussalam, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste
Biak Megapode Indonesia
Black Crowned-crane Middle East
Black Hornbill Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Black Shama Philippines
Black-and-yellow Broadbill Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand
Black-faced Spoonbill Brunei Darussalam, China (Hong Kong), Japan, Korea, Macao, Philippines, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Black-footed Albatross Asia
Black-headed Ibis Asia, Middle East
Black-necked Crane Bhutan, China, India, Nepal, Vietnam
Black-necked Stork Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka
Black-tailed Godwit Asia, Middle East
Black-winged Pratincole Africa to Asia
Blackish-breasted Babbler Bhutan, India, Nepal
Blue-fronted Lorikeet Indonesia
Blyth's Kingfisher Asia
Bonin White-eye Japan
Bornean Frogmouth Indonesia, Malaysia
Bristle-thighed Curlew Asia
Brown Eared Pheasant China
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Middle East
Buller's Shearwater Asia
Cambodian Laughingthrush Cambodia
Cheer Pheasant India, Nepal, Pakistan
Chestnut-breasted Partridge Bhutan, China, India
Chinese Egret China, Korea
Cinereous Bunting Iran, Iraq, Turkey, Yemen
Cinereous Vulture Asia, Middle East
Cinnabar Hawk-owl Indonesia
Collared Laughingthrush Vietnam
Corncrake Africa to Asia
Dalmatian Pelican Asia, Middle East
Dartford Warbler Asia, Middle East
Diard's Trogon Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Dwarf Cassowary Indonesia
Egyptian Vulture Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
Elegant Sunbird Indonesia
Emperor Goose Russia
Eurasian Curlew Asia, Middle East
Eurasian Peregrine Falcon Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
European Roller Asia, Middle East
Fairy Pitta Brunei Darussalam, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan, Vietnam
Falcated Duck Iraq, Mongolia
Fea's Petrel Israel
Ferruginous Duck Asia, Middle East
Fiery Minivet Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand
Forest Owlet India
Galapagos Petrel Philippines
Giant Ibis Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam
Giant Scops Owl Philippines (Marinduque and Mindanao Island)
Golden-bellied Flyrobin Indonesia
Great Bustard Asia, Middle East
Great Indian Bustard India, Pakistan
Great Snipe Asia
Great White-bellied Heron Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar
Greater Spotted Eagle Asia, Middle East
Hawaiian Petrel Indonesia, Japan, Philippines
Helmeted Hornbill Malaysia, Thailand
Hooded Crane Japan, Russia
Houbara Bustard Asia, Middle East
Imperial Pheasant Vietnam
Indian Skimmer Bangladesh, India, Iran, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan
Ivory Gull Asia
Japanese Crane China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, Russia, Taiwan
Japanese Crested Ibis China, Japan, Korea, Russia
Javan Hawk-eagle Indonesia
Juan Fernandez Petrel Japan
Kashmir Flycatcher India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
Kittlitz's Murrelet Japan, Russia
Laggar Falcon Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Iran, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan
Lappet-faced Vulture Asia, Middle East
Laysan Albatross Japan
Lesser Adjutant Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
Lesser Fish-eagle Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam
Lesser Flamingo Asia, Middle East
Lesser Kestrel Asia, Middle East
Lesser White-fronted Goose Asia, Middle East
Lina's Sunbird Philippines
Little Bustard Asia, Middle East
Long-billed Murrelet China, Japan, Korea
Marsh Babbler Bangladesh, India
Milky Stork Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia
Mindoro Bleeding-heart Philippines
Mottled Petrel Asia
Nicobar Pigeon India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
Nordmann's Greenshank Russia, Japan, south to Malaya, Borneo
Northern Bald Ibis Asia, Middle East
Olive-shouldered Parrot Indonesia, Timor-Leste
Oriental White Stork China, Japan, Korea, Russia
Ostrich Jordan, Saudi Arabia
Palawan Peacock Pheasant Philippines
Palawan Scops-owl Philippines
Pallid Harrier Asia, Middle East
Philippine Eagle Philippines
Pink-headed Duck Bangladesh, India, Myanmar
Plain-pouched Hornbill Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand
Providence Petrel Asia
Pycroft's Petrel Japan
Red Kite Asia, Middle East
Red-breasted Goose Asia, Middle East
Red-footed Falcon Asia, Middle East
Rhinoceros Hornbill Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Rufous-vented Prinia Bangladesh, India, Pakistan
Saker Falcon Asia
Sarus Crane Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Vietnam
Short-tailed Albatross Asia
Siamese Fireback Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam
Siberian White Crane C.I.S. (Siberia) to India, including Iran and China
Simeulue Scops-owl Indonesia
Sociable Lapwing Asia, Middle East
Socotra Cormorant Bahrain, India, Iran, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Sooty Falcon Bahrain, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Sooty Shearwater Asia, Middle East
Southern Cassowary Indonesia
Spoon-billed Sandpiper Bangladesh, China, India, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Steller's Eider Asia
Sulawesi Golden Owl Indonesia
Sulu Bleeding-heart Philippines
Sumatran Laughingthrush Indonesia
Swinhoe's Pheasant Taiwan
Syrian Serin Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
Timor Sparrow Indonesia, Timor-Leste
Tristam's Woodpecker Korea
Whiskered Pitta Philippines
White-cheeked Partridge Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar
White-fronted Falconet Malaysia
White-headed Duck Africa to Asia
White-naped Crane Mongolia
White-necked Petrel Asia
Yelkouan Shearwater Asia, Middle East
Yellow-crested Cockatoo Indonesia, Singapore, Timor-Leste
Yellowish-breasted Racquet-tail Indonesia
Yemen Accentor Yemen

**What birds are listed here?:

The Asia section of this site lists the folllowing birds appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Birds that dwell in or migrate to any nation or region found on the Asian continent and many surrounding islands.
  • Birds that dwell in or travel to the Black and Mediterranean Sea (and its islands).
  • Birds that dwell in or travel to India and Russia.
  • Birds that dwell in or travel to any Eurasian region.
  • Some species may be listed that dwell in or travel to some nearby areas of the Middle East (between Africa and Asia).
  • Birds that dwell in or travel to Indonesia and nearby islands located in the South East Asian Archipelago.
  • Birds that dwell in Middle Eastern countries between Africa and Asia

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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