Category Archives: Suliformes

Gannet in Flight


Suliformes

Place: Ferry from Gill’s Bay, Caithness, to St. Margaret’s Hope, Orkney Islands
Dates: 21 July 2017.


[Morus bassanus, Family Sulidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Northern gannet]

The sound of the gannet (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
Matthias Feuersenger)

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

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Mediterranean Shag


Suliformes

Place: Calvi, Corsica
Dates: 28 May 2017.



Place: Etang d’Urbino, Corsica
Dates: 31 May 2017.


Place: Ajaccio, Corsica
Dates: 31 May 2017.



Place: Ajaccio, Corsica
Dates: 1 June 2017.





Place: Isola Asinara, Sardinia
Dates: 22 June 2017.






[Phalacrocorax aristotelis desmarestii, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: European shag]

The sound of the Mediterranean shag (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jens Kirkeby)

Blue-footed Boobies in Flight


Suliformes

Place: Bachas beach, Santa Cruz, Galapagos
Dates: 15 August 2010.










[Sula nebouxii, Family Sulidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Blue-footed booby]

The sound of the blue-footed booby (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Oscar Campbell)

Reed Cormorant


Suliformes

Place: Okavango River, Botswana
Dates: 19-21 August 2012.




[Microcarbo africanus, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Reed cormorant]

The sound of the reed cormorant (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bram Piot)

Local Cormorants


Suliformes

Place: River Taff near Radyr Weir, Cardiff
Date: 21 October 2016.





Place: River Taff near Radyr Weir, Cardiff
Date: 14 March 2017.




Place: River Taff near Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 25 March 2017.





[Phalacrocorax carbo, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great cormorant]

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

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

Great Frigatebird


Suliformes

Place: Genovesa, Galapagos
Dates: 17 August 2010.







[Fregata minor, Family Fregatidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great frigatebird]

The sound of the great frigatebird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Oscar Campbell)