Category Archives: Bird Atlas Mapstore

Young Chaffinch


Passeriformes #2

Place: Lundy Island
Dates: 10 August 2016.



[Fringilla coelebs, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common chaffinch]

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

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

Common Gull


Charadriiformes

Place: Fort George, Inverness-shire
Dates: 18 July 2017.









Place: Lamb Holm, Orkney Mainland
Dates: 21 July 2017.



Place: Marwick Head, Orkney Mainland
Dates: 21 July 2017.


[Larus canus, Family Laridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common gull]

The sound of the common gull (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Niels Krabbe)

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

Common Crane


Gruiformes

Place: Wetland Centre Slimbridge, Gloucestershire
Dates: 24 July 2016.







[Grus grus, Family Gruidae, Order Gruiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common crane]

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

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

Greater Flamingoes in Flight


Phoenicopteriformes

Place: Torre Salinas, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 11/12 June 2017.








[Phoenicopterus roseus, Family Phoenicopteridae, Order Phoenicopteriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Greater flamingo]

The sound of the greater flamingo (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jerome Fischer)

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

Magpie Goose


Anseriformes

Place: London Wetlands WWT, London
Dates: 9 July 2017.


[Anseranas semipalmata, Family Anseranatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Magpie goose]

The sound of the magpie goose (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Krzysztof Deoniziak)

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

Great Tit Sunbathing


Passeriformes #1

Place: Piccovagia, Corsica, France
Dates: 4 June 2017.






[Parus major, Family Paridae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great tit]

The sound of the great tit (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stein Ø. Nilsen)

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

House Martin Building a Nest


Passeriformes #1

Place: Gill’s Bay, Caithness, Highlands
Dates: 21 July 2017.







[Delichon urbicum, Family Hirundinidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common house martin]

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

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