Category Archives: Sardinia

Mediterranean Shag


Suliformes

Place: Calvi, Corsica
Dates: 28 May 2017.



Place: Etang d’Urbino, Corsica
Dates: 31 May 2017.


Place: Ajaccio, Corsica
Dates: 31 May 2017.



Place: Ajaccio, Corsica
Dates: 1 June 2017.





Place: Isola Asinara, Sardinia
Dates: 22 June 2017.






[Phalacrocorax aristotelis desmarestii, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: European shag]

The sound of the Mediterranean shag (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jens Kirkeby)

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Spotted Flycatchers from Sardinia


Passeriformes #2

Place: Nuraghe Priggiona, Sardinia
Dates: 9 June 2017.


Place: Orosei, Sardinia
Dates: 10/11 June 2017.




Place: Barumini, Sardinia
Dates: 16 June 2017.


Place: Porto Mandriola, Sardinia
Dates: 17 June 2017.



Place: Castelsardo, Sardinia
Dates: 23 June 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).

European Bee-eater from Sardinia


Coraciiformes

Place: Stagno di Colostrai, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 12 June 2017.





[Merops apiaster, Family Meropidae, Order Coraciiformes, Wikipedia Entry: European bee-eater]

The sound of the European bee-eater (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stanislas Wroza)

Distribution of the European bee-eater across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Hooded Crow Parent in Distress


Passeriformes #1

Place: Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 19 June 2017.





[Corvus cornix, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Hooded crow]

The sound of the hooded crow (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stuart Fisher)

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

Juvenile Black-winged Stilt


Charadriiformes

Place: Isola Asinara, Sardinia
Dates: 22 June 2017.






[Himantopus himantopus, Family Recurvirostridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Black-winged stilt]

The sound of the black-winged stilt (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jordi Calvet)

Distribution of the black-winged stilt across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Blue Rock Thrush


Passeriformes #2

Place: Grotta di Nettuno, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 19 June 2017.







[Monticola solitarius, Family Muscicapidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Blue rock thrush]

The sound of the blue rock thrush (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Dimitri)

Little Ringed Plover


Charadriiformes

Place: Rondinara, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 7 June 2017.








Place: Isola Asinara, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 22 June 2017.


[Charadrius dubius, Family Charadriidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Little ringed plover]

The sound of the little ringed plover (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Pantalone)

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