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Bustards, Grebes, Eurypygiformes, Loons, Mousebirds, Trogons, and Seriemas in North American Zoos

Discussion in 'North America - General' started by birdsandbats, 7 Apr 2020.

  1. birdsandbats

    birdsandbats Well-Known Member

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    Welcome the least taxonomically correct thread ever posted to ZooChat! :p I had to combine these all because had only a handful of species each and didn't really fit as their own thread.

    Here I have attempted to make a complete list of Otidiformes, Podicipediformes, Eurypygiformes, Gaviiformes, Coliiformes, Trogoniformes, and Cariamiformes present in American and Canadian collections. Only information 2018 or newer was used. Information on missing holders or species, as well as information on subspecies or populations is welcomed.

    Kori Bustard (8 holders)
    Blank Park Zoo
    Dallas Zoo
    Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
    San Diego Zoo Safari Park
    Fort Worth Zoo
    Franklin Park Zoo
    The Living Desert
    Zoo Atlanta

    Buff-crested Bustard (5 holders)
    Bronx Zoo
    Oakland Zoo
    Saint Louis Zoo
    San Antonio Zoo
    York's Wild Kingdom

    Pied-billed Grebe (1 holder)
    Aquarium of the Pacific

    Red-necked Grebe (1 holder)
    Parc des Rapides

    Sunbittern (28 holders)
    Assiniboine Park Zoo
    Audubon Zoo
    Blank Park Zoo
    Brookfield Zoo
    Buffalo Zoo
    Capron Park Zoo
    Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
    Como Park Zoo and Conservatory
    Fort Worth Zoo
    Lincoln Park Zoo
    Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Garden
    Milwaukee County Zoo
    North Carolina Zoo
    Oklahoma City Zoo
    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
    Philadelphia Zoo
    Roger Williams Park Zoo
    Saint Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park
    Saint Louis Zoo
    San Diego Zoo Safari Park
    Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park
    Sedgwick County Zoo
    Smithsonian National Zoo
    Texas State Aquarium
    Toronto Zoo
    Tulsa Zoo
    Woodland Park Zoo
    ZooTampa at Lowry Park

    Kagu (4 holders)
    Lincoln Park Zoo
    San Diego Zoo
    Toledo Zoo and Aquarium
    Zoo Miami

    Common Loon (1 holder)
    Possumwood Acres Wildlife Sanctuary

    Blue-naped Mousebird (2 holders)
    North Carolina Zoo
    San Diego Zoo

    White-backed Mousebird (1 holder)
    Dallas Zoo

    White-headed Mousebird (1 holder)
    North Carolina Zoo

    Speckled Mousebird (14 holders)
    Aggieland Safari
    Blank Park Zoo
    Brookfield Zoo
    Dallas Zoo
    Detroit Zoo
    Los Angles Zoo and Botanical Garden
    Milwaukee County Zoo
    North Carolina Zoo
    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
    Oregon Zoo
    San Diego Zoo Safari Park
    Sedgwick County Zoo
    Tulsa Zoo
    Woodland Park Zoo

    Green-backed Trogon (2 holders)
    Dallas World Aquarium
    Woodland Park Zoo

    Black-tailed Trogon (1 holder)
    Dallas World Aquarium

    Resplendent Quetzal (1 holder)
    Dallas World Aquarium

    Crested Quetzal (1 holder)
    Dallas World Aquarium

    Golden-headed Quetzal (4 holders)
    Bronx Zoo
    Dallas World Aquarium
    San Diego Zoo
    Sedgwick County Zoo

    Red-legged Seriema (15 holders)
    African Lion Safari
    Charles Paddock Zoo
    Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
    Dallas Zoo
    Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
    Los Angles Zoo and Botanical Gardens
    Milwaukee County Zoo
    Minnesota Zoo
    Saint Louis Zoo
    Sedgwick County Zoo
    Southwicks Zoo
    Sylvan Heights Bird Park
    Toronto Zoo
    World Bird Sanctuary
    ZooTampa at Lowry Park
     
  2. Jungle Man

    Jungle Man Well-Known Member

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    Franklin Park Zoo also has Sunbittern.
     
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  3. Thomas

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    The Living Coast Discovery Center has a Western Grebe.
     
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  4. Great Argus

    Great Argus Well-Known Member

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    Fresno Chaffee should still have Sunbittern.

    Point Defiance should still have a Red-legged Seriema.

    National Aquarium has Green-backed Trogon, Louisville may still have them.

    No Sunbittern at DWA?
     
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    drill Well-Known Member

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    Buffalo should have Green-backed, Possumwood's loon was a rehab bird (quite common), but it has since been released.
     
  6. Coelacanth18

    Coelacanth18 Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Slow down, I haven't even finished going through your pigeon list yet! :p

    DWA holds Sunbittern.
     
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    Great Argus Well-Known Member

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    I figured they did, I just couldn't find a reference at the time.
     
  8. birdsandbats

    birdsandbats Well-Known Member

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    Yup, same.
     
  9. Coelacanth18

    Coelacanth18 Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    The species is listed on their website.

    Also:
    Red-legged Seriema: Brevard, Columbus, Texas State Aquarium, Denver, Palm Beach, Ellen Trout, National Aviary, San Antonio, Point Defiance, Tulsa, Tracy Aviary, and Wildlife World.
     
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    Great Argus Well-Known Member

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    I tried to look before I wrote that but their website kept crashing due to issues on my end.
     
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  11. Jungle Man

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    Kori Bustard: Birmingham,Smithsonian's National Zoo,Cameron Park Zoo.
     
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    Also kept at Toronto Zoo.
     
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  13. Coelacanth18

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    Kori Bustard: Phoenix, Kansas City
    Buff-crested Bustard: Miami, Birmingham, Cincinnati, Columbus, Fort Wayne
    Sunbittern: Miami, National Aquarium in Baltimore, Birmingham, Riverbanks, Mesker Park, Houston, Jacksonville, Minnesota, National Aviary, Toledo
    Speckled Mousebird: Hogle, Seneca Park, Honolulu, Erie, Birmingham, Boise
     
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