Category Archives: Galapagos

Short-eared Owl on Genovesa

Strigiformes

Place: Genovesa, Galapagos
Date: 17 August 2010.



[Asio flammeus, Family Strigidae, Order Strigiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Short-eared owl]

The sound of the short-eared owl (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Daniel Lane)

Distribution of the short-eared owl across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Great Frigatebird

Suliformes

Place: Espanola, Galapagos
Date: 13 August 2010.


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

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

American/Caribbean Flamingo

Phoenicopteriformes

Place: Santa Cruz, Galapagos
Date: 15 August 2010.


Place: Bird Pens, Llanelli Wetland Centre, Carmarthenshire
Date: 7 October 2018.







[Phoenicopterus ruber, Family Phoenicopteridae, Order Phoenicopteriformes, Wikipedia Entry: American flamingo]

The sound of the Caribbean flamingo (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Esau Toaki Villarreal)

Blue-footed Booby

Suliformes

Place: Espanola, Galapagos
Date: 13 August 2010.



[Sula nebouxii excisa, Family Sulidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Blue-footed booby]

The sound of the blue-footed booby (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bobby Wilcox)

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 Paul Marvin)

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