Category Archives: Suliformes

Great Frigatebird

Suliformes

Place: Espanola, Galapagos
Date: 13 August 2010.


[Fregata minor ridgwayi, Family Fregatidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great frigatebird]

The sound of the great frigatebird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Oscar Campbell)

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Blue-footed Booby

Suliformes

Place: Espanola, Galapagos
Date: 13 August 2010.



[Sula nebouxii excisa, Family Sulidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Blue-footed booby]

The sound of the blue-footed booby (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bobby Wilcox)

Skokholm Shags

Suliformes

Place: Little Bay, Skokholm
Date: 1 May 2018.



Place: The Stack, Skokholm
Date: 1 May 2018.


Place: South Haven, Skokholm
Date: 2 May 2018.




Place: Crab Bay, Skokholm
Date: 2 May 2018.



Place: Little Bay, Skokholm
Date: 3 May 2018.



[Phalacrocorax aristotelis, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: European shag]

The sound of the shag (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Alex Lees)

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

Orkney Gannets

Suliformes

Place: Noup Cliffs, Westray, Orkney Islands
Date: 23 July 2017.



















[Morus bassanus, Family Sulidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Northern gannet]

The sound of the gannet (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Matthias Feuersenger)

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

Cormorant with White Filoplumes

Suliformes

Place: River Taff near Radyr Weir, Cardiff
Date: 5 March 2018.


Place: River Taff near Radyr Weir, Cardiff
Date: 16 March 2018.





Place: River Thames near Tate Modern, London
Date: 21 March 2018.



[Phalacrocorax carbo, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great cormorant]

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

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