How Many Types of Birds Are There?

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According to a study completed in 2011, there are at least 10,448 types of birds. Since this total was 500 higher than what was reported ten years before, the total is expected to continue to climb. In some cases, species of birds are reclassified and subdivided, so the rising totals don't always indicate newly found species.
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