Animals

There are 18 species of birds as well as numerous insects, lizards, crabs, and snails that may be observed within the park. The Mariana Moorhen and Mariana Nightingale Reed Warbler are federally protected by the Endangered Species Act.

 
Common Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper, Chamorro: Dulili, Carolinian: Ghuliing
Scientific name: Actitis hypoleucos

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Eurasian Tree Sparrows
Eurasian Tree Sparrows, Chamorro: Ga'ga pale'
Scientific name: Passer montanus

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Golden White Eye
Golden White Eye, Chamorro: Canario, Carolinian: Ghanooriyo
Scientific name: Cleptornis marchei

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Grey Tailed Tattler
Grey Tailed Tattler, Chamorro: Dulili, Carolinian:Iilil
Scientific name: Heteroscelus sp.

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Collared Kingfishers
Collared Kingfishers, Chamorro: Sihek, Carolinian: Waaw
Scientific name: Halcyon chloris

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Micronesian Honeyeater
Micronesian Honeyeater, Chamorro: Egigi, Carolinian: Lighekkey Yang
Scientific name: Myzomela cardinalis

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Micronesian Starling
Micronesian Starling, Chamorro: Sali, Carolinian: Mwii
Scientific Name: Aplonis opaca

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Pacific Golden Plover
Pacific Golden Plover, Chamorro: Dulili, Carolinian: Ghuliing
Scientific name: Pluvialis fulva

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Pacific Reef Heron
Pacific Reef Heron, Chamorro: Chuchuko', Carolinian: Ghe're'scho'l
Scientific name: Egretta sacra

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Red Tailed Tropic Bird
Red Tailed Tropic Bird
Scientific name: Phaethon rubricauda

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Rufous Fantail
Rufous Fantail, Chamorro: Naabak and Chichirika, Carolinian: Liteghi par
Scientific name: Rhipidura rufifrons

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
Whimbrel
Whimbrel, Chamorro: Kalalang, Carolinian: Ghuliing
Scientific name: Numenius phaeopus

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
White Tailed Tropic Bird
White Tailed Tropic Bird, Chamorro: Fagpi-apa'ka, Carolinian: Su'ghu'bwesch
Scientific name: Phaethon lepturus

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
White Tern
White Tern, Chamorro: Chunge', Carolinian: Geeghi or Ghiyeghi
Scientific name: Gygis alba

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
White Tern with Chick
White Tern with Chick

Yasuhito Taguchi

 
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Common Ghost Crab
Scientific name: Ocypode sp.

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Toad
Scientific name: Bufo marinus

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Last updated: February 27, 2015

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