Category Archives: Spain

Spanish White Storks


Ciconiiformes

Place: Segovia, Spain
Dates: 15 August 2013.


Place: El Rocio, Andalucia
Dates: 13/14 June 2015.






Place: Logroño, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.






[Ciconia ciconia, Family Ciconiidae, Order Ciconiiformes, Wikipedia Entry: White stork]

The sound of the white stork (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist José Carlos Sires)

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

Bird Migration Modern Style


[a collared dove hitching a ride on the ferry all the way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona]

Columbiformes

Place: Civitavecchia to Barcelona ferry
Dates: 16 June 2016.





[Streptopelia decaocto, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian collared dove]

The sound of the collared dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

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

Fischer’s Lovebird


Psittaciformes

Place: La Guardia, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.



[Agapornis fischeri, Family Psittaculidae, Order Psittaciformes, Wikipedia Entry: Fischer’s lovebird]

The sound of Fischer’s lovebird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
maudoc)

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).

White Wagtail


Passeriformes #2

Place: Zaragoza, Spain
Dates: 21 June 2016.







[Motacilla alba alba, Family Motacillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White wagtail]

The sound of the white wagtail (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jordi Calvet)

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

Common Redstart


Passeriformes #2

Place: Lozoya, Central Spain
Dates: 13 August 2013.





Place: Villa Adriana, Tivoli, Italy
Dates: 15 June 2016.




Place: San Pere de Rodes, Catalunya
Dates: 19 June 2016.



[Phoenicurus phoenicurus, Family Muscicapidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common redstart]

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

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