Category Archives: Catalunya

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).

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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).

Monk Parakeet


Psittaciformes

Place: Barcelona, Catalunya
Dates: 13 May 2016.










Place: Roses, Catalunya
Dates: 18 June 2016.




[Myiopsitta monachus, Family Psittacidae, Order Psittaciformes, Wikipedia Entry: Monk parakeet]

The sound of the monk parakeet (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Cedric Mroczko)

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

Serins of Spain and Italy


Passeriformes #2

Place: Navarrete, Spain
Date: 11 May 2016.



Place: Pompei, Italy
Date: 17 May 2016.





Place: Pozzallo, Sicily
Date: 26 May 2016.



Place: Valle dei Templi, Sicily
Date: 29 May 2016.



Place: Marinella, Sicily
Date: 31 May 2016.


Place: Scopello, Sicily
Date: 3 June 2016.


Place: Tindari, Sicily
Date: 6 June 2016.


Place: Battipaglia, Italy
Date: 14 June 2016.



Place: Marimurtra botanical gardens near Blanes, Catalunya
Date: 17 June 2016.


[Serinus serinus, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: European serin]

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

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

Greenfinches from Spain


Passeriformes #2

Place: Navarrete, Spain
Date: 11 May 2016.




Place: Esponella, Catalunya
Date: 19 June 2016.



Place: Navarrete, Spain
Date: 22 June 2016.




[Chloris chloris, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: European greenfinch]

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

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

Cirl Bunting


Passeriformes #2

Place: Erice, Sicily
Date: 1 June 2016.







Place: Port Lligat, Catalunya
Date: 19 June 2016.



[Emberiza cirlus, Family Emberizidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Cirl bunting]

The sound of the cirl bunting (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Mathias Ritschard)

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

Collared Doves in Spain and Italy


Columbiformes

Place: Valle dei Templi, Sicily
Date: 29 May 2016.



Place: Cefalu, Sicily
Date: 5 June 2016.





Place: Panarea Island, Lipari Islands, Sicily
Date: 8 June 2016.





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


Place: Port Lligat, Catalunya
Date: 19 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).