Category Archives: Galapagos

Great Frigatebird


Suliformes

Place: Genovesa, Galapagos
Dates: 17 August 2010.







[Fregata minor, Family Fregatidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great frigatebird]

The sound of the great frigatebird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Oscar Campbell)

Great Blue Heron


Pelecaniformes

Place: Bartolome, Galapagos
Date: 16 August 2010.


[Ardea herodias, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great blue heron]

The sound of the great blue heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Mike Nelson)

Distribution of the great blue heron across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Small Ground Finch


Passeriformes #2

Place: San Cristobal, Galapagos
Date: 14 August 2010.


[Geospiza fuliginosa, Family Thraupidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Small ground finch]

The sound of the small ground finch (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
Eric DeFonso)

Yellow-crowned Night Heron


Pelecaniformes

Place: Espanola, Galapagos
Date: 13 August 2010.


Place: Genovesa, Galapagos
Date: 17 August 2010.



Place: Parque Seminario, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Date: 20 August 2010.



[Nyctanassa violacea, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Yellow-crowned night heron]

The sound of the yellow-crowned night heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist John V. Moore)

Galapagos Mockingbird


Passeriformes #2

Place: Genovesa, Galapagos
Date: 17 August 2010.


[Mimus parvulus, Family Mimidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Galápagos mockingbird]

The sound of the Galapagos mockingbird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Scott Olmstead)

Medium Ground Finch


Passeriformes #2

Place: Santa Cruz, Galapagos
Date: 12 August 2010.


[Geospiza fortis, Family Thraupidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Medium ground finch]

The sound of the medium ground finch (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Eric DeFonso)