Category Archives: Skomer

Spotted Flycatcher


Passeriformes #2

Place: North Stream valley, Skomer
Dates: 11 May 2017.




[Muscicapa striata, Family Muscicapidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Spotted flycatcher]

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

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

Skomer Little Owl


Strigiformes

Place: Wall west of farm, Skomer
Dates: 12 May 2017.















[Athene noctua, Family Strigidae, Order Strigiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Little owl]

The sound of the little owl (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Tomas Belka)

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

Puffin


Charadriiformes

Place: North Haven, Skomer
Dates: 11 May 2017.








Place: Welsh Way, Skomer
Dates: 11 May 2017.



[Fratercula arctica, Family Alcidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Atlantic puffin]

The sound of the puffin (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Hans Petter Kristoffersen)

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