Category Archives: London

Greylag Goose


Anseriformes

Place: Kew Gardens, London
Dates: 1 March 2017.




[Anser anser, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Greylag goose]

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

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

Rose-ringed Parakeet


Psittaciformes

Place: Kew Gardens, London
Date: 1 March 2017.















[Psittacula krameri, Family Psittaculidae, Order Psittaciformes, Wikipedia Entry: Rose-ringed parakeet]

The sound of the rose-ringed parakeet (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stanislas Wroza)

Distribution of the rose-ringed parakeet across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Red-crested Pochard


Anseriformes

Place: Kew Gardens, London
Date: 1 March 2017.




[Netta rufina, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red-crested pochard]

The sound of the red-crested pochard (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stanislas Wroza)

Distribution of the red-crested pochard across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Wren


Passeriformes #2

Place: Hilliers Gardens near Romsey, Hampshire
Date: 2 May 2016.


Place: Kew Gardens, London
Date: 28 June 2016.





[Troglodytes troglodytes, Family Troglodytidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian wren]

The sound of the wren (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Bissett)

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

Blackbirds Doing Stuff


Passeriformes #2

Place: Rainforest biome of The Eden Project, Cornwall
Date: 20 September 2015.

Blackbird eating fruit



Place: Alhambra, Andalucia
Date: 9 June 2015.

Blackbird fighting a grasshopper



Place: Kew Gardens, London
Date: 28 June 2016.

Blackbird singing




[Turdus merula, Family Turdidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common blackbird]

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

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

Carrion Crow


Passeriformes #1

Place: Kew Gardens, London
Date: 28 June 2016.






Place: Beaulieu, New Forest
Date: 5 May 2016.



Place: Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire
Date: 17 April 2016.


[Corvus corone, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Carrion crow]

The sound of the carrion crow (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stuart Fisher)

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

Egyptian Goose


Anseriformes

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


Place: Osterley Park, west of London
Date: 5 December 2015.





[Alopochen aegyptiaca, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Egyptian goose]

The sound of the Egyptian goose (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stuart Fisher)

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