Category Archives: Tongwynlais

Local Long-tailed Tits

Passeriformes #1

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 28 January 2017.






Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 30 January 2017.



Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 5 January 2018.



Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 12 July 2018.





Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 23 July 2018.



[Aegithalos caudatus, Family Aegithalidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Long-tailed tit]

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

Distribution of the long-tailed tit across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Local Buzzards

Accipitriformes

Place: River Taff near M4, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 16 February 2018.







Place: Tongwynlais Football Club Playing Fields, Cardiff
Date: 5 March 2018.



[Buteo buteo, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common buzzard]

The sound of the buzzard (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Sander Bot)

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

Local Mistle Thrush

Passeriformes #2

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 12 January 2018.



Place: Forest Farm near Melingruffydd Feeder, Cardiff
Date: 31 January 2018.




[Turdus viscivorus, Family Turdidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Mistle thrush]

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

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

Local Chaffinches

Passeriformes #2

Place: Warden Centre Bird Hide, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 30 November 2016.



Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 25 January 2018.




Place: Glamorganshire Canal, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 17 February 2018.



[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).

Green Woodpecker Scoffing Ants

Piciformes

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 20 August 2017.

















[Picus viridis, Family Picidae, Order Piciformes, Wikipedia Entry: European green woodpecker]

The sound of the green woodpecker (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Olivier Grosselet)

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

Welsh Collared Doves

Columbiformes

Place: Port Eynon, Gower
Dates: 14 September 2017.




Place: Sea wall near Goldcliff, east of Newport, Gwent
Dates: 2 April 2017.


Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Dates: 4 November 2017.


Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Dates: 5 September 2017.


[Streptopelia decaocto, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian collared dove]

The sound of the collared dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

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

Blackbird

Passeriformes #2

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Dates: 14 April 2016.


Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Dates: 30 April 2017.


Place: Ilam Park, Staffordshire
Dates: 6 December 2017.




[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).