Charadriiformes

Charadriidae – Plovers




Ringed Plover
Charadrius hiaticula
Little Ringed Plover
Charadrius dubius
Wilson’s Plover
Charadrius wilsonia


Lapwing
Vanellus vanellus
Southern Lapwing
Vanellus chilensis

Jacanidae – Jacanas


African Jacana
Actophilornis africanus

Sternidae – Terns




Arctic Tern #1
Sterna paradisaea
Arctic Tern #2
Sterna paradisaea
Sandwich Tern
Thalasseus sandvicensis


Common Tern #1
Sterna hirundo
Common Tern #2
Sterna hirundo


Little Tern #1
Sternula albifrons
Little Tern #2
Sternula albifrons

Laridae – Gulls




Herring Gull #1
Larus argentatus
Herring Gull #2
Larus argentatus
Herring Gull #3
Larus argentatus


Great Black-backed Gull #1
Larus marinus
Great Black-backed Gull #2
Larus marinus


Lesser Black-backed Gull #1
Larus fuscus
Lesser Black-backed Gull #2
Larus fuscus


Yellow-legged Gull #1
Larus michahellis
Yellow-legged Gull #2
Larus michahellis


Common Gull
Larus canus
Swallow-tailed Gull
Larus furcatus



Black-headed Gull #1
Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Black-headed Gull #2
Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull
Chroicocephalus genei


Mediterranean Gull
Ichthyaetus melanocephalus
Kittiwake
Rissa tridactyla

Scolopacidae – Waders




Black-tailed Godwit
Limosa limosa
Curlew #1
Numenius arquata
Curlew #2
Numenius arquata


Common Sandpiper #1
Actitis hypoleucos
Common Sandpiper #2
Actitis hypoleucos



Turnstone #1
Arenaria interpres
Turnstone #2
Arenaria interpres
Ruff
Philomachus pugnax



Redshank #1
Tringa totanus
Redshank #2
Tringa totanus
Greenshank
Tringa nebularia



Snipe #1
Gallinago gallinago
Snipe #2
Gallinago gallinago
Snipe #3
Gallinago gallinago

Dunlin
Calidris alpina

Haematopodidae – Oystercatchers




Eurasian Oystercatcher #1
Haematopus ostralegus
Eurasian Oystercatcher #2
Haematopus ostralegus
Eurasian Oystercatcher #3
Haematopus ostralegus

American Oystercatcher
Haematopus palliatus galapagensis

Recurvirostridae – Avocets and Stilts



Pied Avocet #1
Recurvirostra avosetta
Pied Avocet #2
Recurvirostra avosetta



Black-winged Stilt #1
Himantopus himantopus
Black-winged Stilt #2
Himantopus himantopus
Black-winged Stilt #3
Himantopus himantopus

Alcidae – Auks




Puffin #1
Fratercula arctica
Puffin #2
Fratercula arctica
Puffin #3
Fratercula arctica



Guillemot #1
Uria aalge
Guillemot #2
Uria aalge
Black Guillemot
Cepphus grylle

Razorbill
Alca torda

Rynchopidae – Skimmers


African Skimmer
Rynchops flavirostris

Stercorariidae – Skuas


Great Skua
Stercorarius skua
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