Printable Bird Coloring Pages - Songbirds and More

Below are printable bird coloring pages of songbirds, passerines (perching birds) and nonpasserine species.

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Nonpasserine and Songbird Species

Order: Columbiformes - Pigeons, Doves, Dodos (extinct since 1700)

Mourning Dove Printable Coloring Page

Common features:

  • Short, slender bill with cere (soft skin) at base

  • Short neck

  • Short legs

  • Crop produces "pigeons milk" to feed young

Order: Cuculiformes - Turacos, Cuckoos, Coucals, Roadrunners, Anis

Roadrunner Bird Coloring Page

Common features:

  • Toes, 2 front and 2 rear

  • Outer hind toe reversible

  • Many Old and some New World cuckoos are brood parasites

Order: Apodiformes - Swifts, Hummingbirds

Hummingbird Coloring Page

Common features:

  • Small birds with short legs and small feet

  • bill either small and weak (swifts), or long and slender with tubular or brushy tonge (hummingbirds)

  • Wings pointed and having extremely short, stout humeri

Order: Passeriformes - Numerous species, largest order of birdsNorthern Cardinal Printable Coloring Pages

Common features:

  • Feet adapted to perching on stems or twigs

  • Toes unwebbed, 3 in front, 2 behind

  • Wing with 9 or 10 primary feathers

  • Tail usually with 12 feathers

  • Worldwide in all habitat types

  • Many insectivores, fruit and seed eater

  • Many highly migratory

  • Altricial young ( hatched naked, blind, and helpless, able to gape, and reared in the nest)

Click on each species for printable bird coloring pages:

American Goldfinch

American Robin

Baltimore Oriole

Black-capped Chickadee

Blue Jay

Cactus Wren

Carolina Wren

Hermit Thrush

Lark Bunting


Northern Cardinal

Northern Mockingbird

Pine Grosbeak

Purple Finch

Purple Martin

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Steller's Jay

Yellow-headed Blackbird

For other bird coloring pages, click here for Birds of Prey, Gallinaceous Birds and Waterbirds.

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