Bird List with Blog

This is the British bird list as compiled by the British Ornithologists’ Union (as captured on 31 October 2016), matched with my list of birds photographed anywhere in the world, and which have been the subject of at least one blog entry.

  1. Mute Swan – Cygnus olor
  2. Bewick’s Swan – Cygnus columbianus
  3. Whooper Swan – Cygnus cygnus
  4. Greylag Goose – Anser anser
  5. (Greater) Canada Goose – Branta canadensis
  6. Red-breasted Goose – Branta ruficollis
  7. Egyptian Goose – Alopochen aegyptiaca
  8. Shelduck – Tadorna tadorna
  9. Mandarin Duck – Aix galericulata
  10. Wigeon – Anas penelope
  11. Gadwall – Anas strepera
  12. Teal – Anas crecca
  13. Mallard – Anas platyrhynchos
  14. Pintail – Anas acuta
  15. Shoveler – Anas clypeata
  16. Red-crested Pochard – Netta rufina
  17. Pochard – Aythya ferina
  18. Tufted Duck – Aythya fuligula
  19. Eider – Somateria mollissima
  20. Goldeneye – Bucephala clangula
  21. Red-breasted Merganser – Mergus serrator
  22. Goosander – Mergus merganser
  23. Pheasant – Phasianus colchicus
  24. Fulmar – Fulmarus glacialis
  25. Red-billed Tropicbird – Phaethon aethereus
  26. Gannet – Morus bassanus
  27. Cormorant – Phalacrocorax carbo
  28. Shag – Phalacrocorax aristotelis
  29. Magnificent Frigatebird – Fregata magnificens
  30. Night-heron – Nycticorax nycticorax
  31. Squacco Heron – Ardeola ralloides
  32. Cattle Egret – Bubulcus ibis
  33. Snowy Egret – Egretta thula
  34. Little Egret – Egretta garzetta
  35. Great White Egret – Ardea alba
  36. Grey Heron – Ardea cinerea
  37. Great Blue Heron – Ardea herodias
  38. Black Stork – Ciconia nigra
  39. White Stork – Ciconia ciconia
  40. Spoonbill – Platalea leucorodia
  41. Little Grebe – Tachybaptus ruficollis
  42. Great Crested Grebe – Podiceps cristatus
  43. Black Kite – Milvus migrans
  44. Red Kite – Milvus milvus
  45. Buzzard – Buteo buteo
  46. Kestrel – Falco tinnunculus
  47. Merlin – Falco columbarius
  48. Peregrine – Falco peregrinus
  49. Moorhen – Gallinula chloropus
  50. Coot – Fulica atra
  51. Crane – Grus grus
  52. Sandhill Crane – Grus canadensis
  53. Oystercatcher – Haematopus ostralegus
  54. Black-winged Stilt – Himantopus himantopus
  55. Avocet – Recurvirostra avosetta
  56. Ringed Plover – Charadrius hiaticula
  57. Lapwing – Vanellus vanellus
  58. Ruff – Philomachus pugnax
  59. Dunlin – Calidris alpina
  60. Snipe – Gallinago gallinago
  61. Black-tailed Godwit – Limosa limosa
  62. Curlew – Numenius arquata
  63. Common Sandpiper – Actitis hypoleucos
  64. Greenshank – Tringa nebularia
  65. Redshank – Tringa totanus
  66. Turnstone – Arenaria interpres
  67. Slender-billed Gull – Chroicocephalus genei
  68. Black-headed Gull – Chroicocephalus ridibundus
  69. Lesser Black-backed Gull – Larus fuscus
  70. Herring Gull – Larus argentatus
  71. Yellow-legged Gull – Larus michahellis
  72. Great Black-backed Gull – Larus marinus
  73. Little Tern – Sternula albifrons
  74. Sandwich Tern – Sterna sandvicensis
  75. Common Tern – Sterna hirundo
  76. Arctic Tern – Sterna paradisaea
  77. Guillemot – Uria aalge
  78. Rock Dove / Feral Pigeon – Columba livia
  79. Woodpigeon – Columba palumbus
  80. Collared Dove – Streptopelia decaocto
  81. Ring-necked Parakeet – Psittacula krameri
  82. Little Owl – Athene noctua
  83. Short-eared Owl – Asio flammeus
  84. Swift – Apus apus
  85. Kingfisher – Alcedo atthis
  86. Bee-eater – Merops apiaster
  87. Hoopoe – Upupa epops
  88. Green Woodpecker – Picus viridis
  89. Great Spotted Woodpecker – Dendrocopos major
  90. Woodchat Shrike – Lanius senator
  91. Chough – Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
  92. Magpie – Pica pica
  93. Jay – Garrulus glandarius
  94. Jackdaw – Corvus monedula
  95. Rook – Corvus frugilegus
  96. Carrion Crow – Corvus corone
  97. Hooded Crow – Corvus cornix
  98. Raven – Corvus corax
  99. Blue Tit – Cyanistes caeruleus
  100. Great Tit – Parus major
  101. Coal Tit – Periparus ater
  102. Crested Lark – Galerida cristata
  103. Skylark – Alauda arvensis
  104. Swallow – Hirundo rustica
  105. House Martin – Delichon urbicum
  106. Long-tailed Tit – Aegithalos caudatus
  107. Chiffchaff – Phylloscopus collybita
  108. Willow Warbler – Phylloscopus trochilus
  109. Whitethroat – Sylvia communis
  110. Sardinian Warbler – Sylvia melanocephala
  111. Nuthatch – Sitta europaea
  112. Wren – Troglodytes troglodytes
  113. Starling – Sturnus vulgaris
  114. Dipper – Cinclus cinclus
  115. Blackbird – Turdus merula
  116. Song Thrush – Turdus philomelos
  117. Redwing – Turdus iliacus
  118. Mistle Thrush – Turdus viscivorus
  119. Robin – Erithacus rubecula
  120. Black Redstart – Phoenicurus ochruros
  121. Redstart – Phoenicurus phoenicurus
  122. Blue Rock Thrush – Monticola solitarius
  123. Stonechat – Saxicola torquatus
  124. Wheatear – Oenanthe oenanthe
  125. Dunnock – Prunella modularis
  126. House Sparrow – Passer domesticus
  127. Spanish Sparrow – Passer hispaniolensis
  128. Tree Sparrow – Passer montanus
  129. Grey Wagtail – Motacilla cinerea
  130. Pied Wagtail – Motacilla alba
  131. Meadow Pipit – Anthus pratensis
  132. Rock Pipit – Anthus petrosus
  133. Chaffinch – Fringilla coelebs
  134. Greenfinch – Chloris chloris
  135. Serin – Serinus serinus
  136. Goldfinch – Carduelis carduelis
  137. Linnet – Carduelis cannabina
  138. Common Redpoll – Acanthis flammea
  139. Bullfinch – Pyrrhula pyrrhula
  140. Yellowhammer – Emberiza citrinella
  141. Cirl Bunting – Emberiza cirlus
  142. Reed Bunting – Emberiza schoeniclus
  143. Corn Bunting – Emberiza calandra
  144. Yellow Warbler – Setophaga petechia
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