Category Archives: Andalucia

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).

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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).

A Not So Swift


Apodiformes

Place: Almeria, Andalucia
Date: 7 June 2015.


[Apus apus, Family Apodidae, Order Apodiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common swift]

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

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

Blackbirds Doing Stuff


Passeriformes #2

Place: Rainforest biome of The Eden Project, Cornwall
Date: 20 September 2015.

Blackbird eating fruit



Place: Alhambra, Andalucia
Date: 9 June 2015.

Blackbird fighting a grasshopper



Place: Kew Gardens, London
Date: 28 June 2016.

Blackbird singing




[Turdus merula, Family Turdidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common blackbird]

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

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

Barn Swallow


Passeriformes #1

Place: Chedworth Roman villa, Cotswolds
Date: 27 June 2015.


Place: Dale Princess, landing point from Skomer, Pembrokeshire
Date: 2 May 2010.



Place: Priego de Cordoba, Andalucia
Date: 10 June 2015.



Place: Parque Natural de Ria Formosa, Algarve
Date: 15 June 2015.


[Hirundo rustica, Family Hirundinidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Barn swallow]

The sound of the barn swallow (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Tomas Belka)

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

Greater Flamingo


Phoenicopteriformes

Place: Cabo de Gata, Andalucia
Date: 7 June 2015.






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




[Phoenicopterus roseus, Family Phoenicopteridae, Order Phoenicopteriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Greater flamingo]

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

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

Jay


Passeriformes #1

Place: Aracenas campsite, Andalucia
Date: 19 June 2015.




[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).