Category Archives: Pelecaniformes

Heron on the Ice

Pelecaniformes

Place: Hide #2, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 5 March 2018.




[Ardea cinerea, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Grey heron]

The sound of the grey heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the grey heron across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Sacred Ibis

Pelecaniformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Date: 25 August 2012.


[Threskiornis aethiopicus, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: African sacred ibis]

The sound of the sacred ibis (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Lynette Rudman)

Distribution of the sacred ibis across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Great Blue Heron

Pelecaniformes

Place: Bartolome, Galapagos
Date: 16 August 2010.



[Ardea herodias, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great blue heron]

The sound of the great blue heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Paul Marvin)

Distribution of the great blue heron across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Various Little Egrets

Pelecaniformes

Place: River Ouse near Southdowns YHA
Dates: 14 September 2016.



Place: Amarapura, Myanmar
Dates: 8 April 2013.



Place: Vendicari Nature Reserve, Sicily
Dates: 25 May 2016.


Place: Logroño, La Rioja, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.


Place: Oristano, Sardinia
Dates: 17 June 2017.


[Egretta garzetta, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Little egret]

The sound of the little egret (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the little egret across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Brown Pelicans

Pelecaniformes

Place: San Cristobal, Galapagos
Dates: 14 August 2010.


Place: Santiago, Galapagos
Dates: 16 August 2010.


[Pelecanus occidentalis urinator, Family Pelecanidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Brown pelican]

The sound of the brown pelican (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Andrew Spencer)

Eurasian Spoonbills from Italy

Pelecaniformes

Place: Arborea Lido, Sardinia
Dates: 16 June 2017.







Place: Vendicari Nature Reserve, Sicily
Dates: 25 May 2016.








[Platalea leucorodia, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian spoonbill]

The sound of the Eurasian spoonbill (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stanislas Wroza)

Distribution of the Eurasian spoonbill across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).