Category Archives: London

Juvenile Wren


Passeriformes #2

Place: Kew Gardens Palm House, London
Dates: 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 Patrik Åberg)

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

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Pochard


Anseriformes

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



Place: Newport Wetlands, near Newport
Dates: 2 April 2017.


[Aythya ferina, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common pochard]

The sound of the pochard (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Herman van Oosten)

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

White-headed Duck


Anseriformes

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




[Oxyura leucocephala, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-headed duck]

The sound of the white-headed duck (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Tero Linjama)

Egyptian Geese with Chick


Anseriformes

Place: Hyde Park, London
Dates: 7 July 2017.










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

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

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

Mandarin Duck in Eclipse Plumage


Anseriformes

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






[Aix galericulata, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Mandarin duck]

The sound of the mandarin duck (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Darrell-Lambert)

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

White-faced Whistling Duck


Anseriformes

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






[Dendrocygna viduata, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-faced whistling duck]

The sound of the white-faced whistling duck (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Distribution of the white-faced whistling duck across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Great Crested Grebe


Podicipediformes

Place: Cardiff Bay, Cardiff
Dates: 5 January 2017.




Place: Llandegfedd reservoir, Monmouthshire
Dates: 27 April 2017.






Place: Hyde Park, London
Dates: 7 July 2017.


[Podiceps cristatus, Family Podicipedidae, Order Podicipediformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great crested grebe]

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

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