Category Archives: Andalucia

More Buzzards

Accipitriformes

Place: Llangybi, Monmouthshire
Dates: 20 January 2017.





Place: Near Calella de Palafrugell, Costa Brava
Dates: 18 June 2016.




Place: Durness, Sutherland, Highlands, Scotland
Dates: 25 July 2017.






[Buteo buteo, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common buzzard]

The sound of the buzzard (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Sander Bot)

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

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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).

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).

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).

Eurasian Spoonbill

Pelecaniformes

Place: La Rocina, Andalucia, Spain
Date: 14 June 2015.



Place: Castro Marim, Algarve, Portugal
Date: 17 June 2015.



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

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

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