Birds of Mexico Check-list

Click to the left to download PDF files of the latest versions of the Legacy Tours Check-list of the Birds of Mexico (8th edition, 2016) and accompanying Notes.

These documents are formatted for two-sided printing, with wide inner margins to accommodate three-hole punching and assembly in a report cover for field use.

The Check-list (follows the IOC Check-list) and Notes are revised regularly to take account of the rapid evolution of scientific understanding of avian taxonomy and nomenclature, and the increasingly sophisticated knowledge of the status and distribution of birds in Mexico. Your input is welcome and will be gratefully acknowledged in future editions. Please send your questions, corrections, and suggestions to