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Bird Names Quiz

from the San Antonio Audubon Society
1) Which name comes from the Spanish word for flame (red)?
2) Which name comes from the Latin name for small, or graceful?
3) Which of these names comes directly from a Native American word for that bird?
4) Which name comes from the Latin for little hen?
5) Which gull was named after the father of avian taxonomy?
6) Which of these names means "stupid" in the place where the name comes from?
7) Which of these names does NOT refer to the coloring of the bird?
8) Which name is derived from the Latin for bone breaker?
9) Which name is a direct translation from the German for hunter?
10) Which of the following is NOT named from the sound of it's call?


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