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Table 2 Bird orders and families from North America in which mortality due to WNV infection has been demonstrated

From: Pathology and tissue tropism of natural West Nile virus infection in birds: a review

Anseriformes Anatidae
Apodiformes Apodidae, Trochilidae
Caprimulgiformes Caprimulgidae
Casuariiformes Dromaiidae
Charadriiformes Charadriidae, Laridae
Ciconiiformes Ardeidae, Cathartidae, Ciconiidae, Threskiornithidae
Columbiformes Columbidae
Coraciiformes Alcedinidae, Bucerotidae
Cuculiformes Cuculidae
Falconiformes Accipitridae, Falconidae
Galliformes Numididae, Odontophoridae, Phasianidae
Gaviiformes Gaviidae
Gruiformes Aramidae, Gruidae, Rallidae
Musophagiformes Musophagidae
Passeriformes Bombycillidae, Cardinalidae, Cinclidae, Corvidae, Emberizidae, Estrildidae, Fringillidae, Icteridae, Laniidae, Mimidae, Paridae, Parulidae, Passeridae, Sittadae, Sturnidae, Thraupidae, Troglodytidae, Turdidae, Vireonidae
Pelecaniformes Pelecanidae, Phalacrocoracidae
Phoenicopteriformes Phoenicopteridae
Piciformes Picidae
Podicipediformes Podicipedidae
Psittaciformes Aratingidae, Cacatuidae, Psittacidae
Sphenisciformes Spheniscidae
Strigiformes Strigidae, Tytonidae
Struthioniformes Struthionidae
Tinamiformes Tinamidae