The Shorebirds (Charadriiformes) - order
The Snipe-Like Waders (Scolopaci) - suborder
The Snipes, Sandpipers, Phalaropes, and allies
(Scolopacidae)
- family
(Thinocori) - suborder
The Painted Snipes
(Rostratulidae)
- family
The Jacanas
(Jacanidae)
- family
The Seedsnipes
(Thinocoridae)
- family

(Pedionomidae)
- family
The Gulls and allies (Lari) - suborder
The Gulls
(Laridae)
- family
The Skimmers
(Rhynchopidae)
- family
The Terns
(Sternidae)
- family
The Puffins, Guillemots, Murres, and allies
(Alcidae)
- family
The Skuas
(Stercorariidae)
- family
The Pratincoles and Coursers
(Glareolidae)
- family
The Egyptian Plover
(Pluvianidae)
- family
The Crab Plover
(Dromadidae)
- family
The Buttonquails (Turnici) - suborder

(Turnicidae)
- family
The Thick-Knees and allies (Chionidi) - suborder
The Thick-Kknees
(Burhinidae)
- family
The Sheathbills
(Chionididae)
- family
The Magellanic Plover
(Pluvianellidae)
- family
The Waders (Charadrii) - suborder
The Ibisbill
(Ibidorhynchidae)
- family
The Avocets and Stilts
(Recurvirostridae)
- family
The Oystercatchers
(Haematopodidae)
- family
The Plovers and Lapwings
(Charadriidae)
- family