Category Archives: In Captivity

Long-tailed Glossy Starling


Passeriformes #2

Place: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Date: 16 August 2016.







[Lamprotornis caudatus, Family Sturnidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Long-tailed glossy starling]

The sound of the long-tailed glossy starling (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bram Piot)

Diamond Dove


Columbiformes

Place: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Dates: 16 August 2016.




[Geopelia cuneata, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Diamond dove]

The sound of the diamond dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marc Anderson)

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

Fischer’s Lovebird


Psittaciformes

Place: La Guardia, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.



[Agapornis fischeri, Family Psittaculidae, Order Psittaciformes, Wikipedia Entry: Fischer’s lovebird]

The sound of Fischer’s lovebird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
maudoc)

White-cheeked Turaco


Musophagiformes

Place: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Date: 16 August 2016.






[Tauraco leucotis, Family Musophagidae, Order Musophagiformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-cheeked turaco]

The sound of the white-cheeked turaco (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
Andrew Spencer)

Vinaceous Parrot


Psittaciformes

Place: Iguaçu Falls Bird Park, Brazil
Date: 23 April 2014.


[Amazona vinacea, Family Psittacidae, Order Psittaciformes, Wikipedia Entry: Vinaceous-breasted amazon]

The sound of the vinaceous parrot (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Douglas Meyer)

Harpy Eagle


Accipitriformes

Place: Iguaçu Bird Park, Brazil
Date: 23 April 2014.


[Harpia harpyja, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Harpy eagle]

The sound of the harpy eagle (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Juha Honkala)

Burrowing Owl


Strigiformes

Place: Iguaçu Bird Park, Brazil
Date: 23 April 2014.



[Athene cunicularia, Family Strigidae, Order Strigiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Burrowing owl]

The sound of the burrowing owl (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Rafael Martos Martins)