Category Archives: Sicily

Eurasian Spoonbills from Italy


Pelecaniformes

Place: Arborea Lido, Sardinia
Dates: 16 June 2017.







Place: Vendicari Nature Reserve, Sicily
Dates: 25 May 2016.








[Platalea leucorodia, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian spoonbill]

The sound of the Eurasian spoonbill (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stanislas Wroza)

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

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Various Jackdaws


Passeriformes #1

Place: Lynmouth, Devon
Dates: 16 February 2013.


Place: Segesta, Sicily
Dates: 2 June 2016.




Place: Wadebridge, Cornwall
Dates: 28 August 2016.



Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Dates: 16 January 2017.




[Coloeus monedula, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Western jackdaw]

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

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

Jays of Spain and Italy


Passeriformes #1

Place: Zafferana Etnea, Sicily
Dates: 21 May 2016.



Place: Neapolis, Syracuse, Sicily
Dates: 24 May 2016.


Place: Canet de Mar, Catalunya
Dates: 17 June 2016.







Place: Calella de Palafrugell, Catalunya
Dates: 18 June 2016.


[Garrulus glandarius, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian jay]

The sound of the jay (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
Niels Krabbe)

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

Goldfinches of Spain and Italy


Passeriformes #2

Place: Navarrete, Spain
Dates: 11 May 2016.






Place: Avola, Sicily
Dates: 24/25 May 2016.





Place: Pozzallo, Sicily
Dates: 26 May 2016.


Place: Navarrete, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.






[Carduelis carduelis, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: European goldfinch]

The sound of the goldfinch (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Ruud van Beusekom)

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

Yellow-legged Gull


Charadriiformes

Place: Vendicari Nature Reserve, Sicily
Dates: 25 May 2016.








[Larus michahellis, Family Laridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Yellow-legged gull]

The sound of the yellow-legged gull (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the yellow-legged gull across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Crested Lark


Passeriformes #1

Place: Marina di Modica, Sicily
Dates: 26/27 May 2016.








Place: San Giorgio, Sicily
Dates: 6 June 2016.




[Galerida cristata, Family Alaudidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Crested lark]

The sound of the crested lark (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

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

Corn Bunting


Passeriformes #2

Place: Segesta, Sicily
Date: 2 June 2016.








[Emberiza calandra, Family Emberizidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Corn bunting]

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

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