Category Archives: New

Ayeyarwady Bulbul

Passeriformes #1

Place: Kuthodaw pagoda, Mandalay, Myanmar
Date: 7 April 2013.

[Pycnonotus blanfordi, Family Pycnonotidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Ayeyarwady bulbul]

The sound of the Ayeyarwady bulbul (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Brian Cox)


American/Caribbean Flamingo


Place: Santa Cruz, Galapagos
Date: 15 August 2010.

Place: Bird Pens, Llanelli Wetland Centre, Carmarthenshire
Date: 7 October 2018.

[Phoenicopterus ruber, Family Phoenicopteridae, Order Phoenicopteriformes, Wikipedia Entry: American flamingo]

The sound of the Caribbean flamingo (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Esau Toaki Villarreal)

Iberian Chiffchaff

Passeriformes #1

Place: Aljezur, south-west Portugal
Date: 11 September 2018.

[Phylloscopus ibericus, Family Phylloscopidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Iberian chiffchaff]

The sound of the Iberian chiffchaff (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jorge Leitão)

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

Spotless Starling

Passeriformes #2

Place: Idanha-a-Nova, mid-east Portugal
Date: 5 September 2018.

Place: Aljezur, south-west tip of Portugal
Date: 11 September 2018.

Place: Castro Verde, inland southern Portugal
Date: 13 September 2018.

Place: Zamora, Castille & Leon, Spain
Date: 17 September 2018.

[Sturnus unicolor, Family Sturnidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Spotless starling]

The sound of the spotless starling (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Nelson Conceição)

Blue-footed Booby


Place: Espanola, Galapagos
Date: 13 August 2010.

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

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