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Tour Leader/Guide: Peter Jones
Trip Report              : Peter Jones

 

Birds species List

The species list below gives all the species we have seen during our trip.  We have selected them in Family-groups and given the english as well as the latin names.

 

PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
CICONIIFORMES: Ardeidae
Great White Egret Ardea alba
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
CICONIIFORMES:
Threskiornithidae
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Gadwall Anas strepera
Teal Anas crecca
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula

Shoveler Anas clypeata
Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostris
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
Red Kite Milvus milvus
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus
Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti
Booted Eagle Aquila pennata
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni
Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Hobby Falco subbuteo
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa
Common Quail Coturnix Coturnix
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Fulica atra
CHARADRIIFORMES:
Haematopodidae
Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Curlew Numenius arquata
Redshank Tringa totanus
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Dove (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
Woodpigeon Columba palumbus
Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
Common Swift Apus apus
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Bee-eater Merops apiaster
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Hoopoe Upupa epops
PASSERIFORMES: Alaudidae
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Thekla Lark Galerida theklae
PASSERIFORMES: Hirundinidae
Sand Martin Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Crag-Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestris
House Martin Delichon urbicum
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
PASSERIFORMES: Motacillidae
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
PASSERIFORMES: Turdidae
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius
Blackbird Turdus merula
PASSERIFORMES: Cisticolidae
Fan-tailed Warbler Cisticola juncidis
PASSERIFORMES: Sylviidae
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti
Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Iberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus ibericus
PASSERIFORMES: Muscicapidae
Robin Erithacus rubecula
Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica
PASSERIFORMES: Paridae
Great Tit Parus major
Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
PASSERIFORMES: Laniidae
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator
PASSERIFORMES: Corvidae
Azure-winged Magpie Cyanopica cyanus
Magpie Pica pica
Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
Jackdaw Corvus monedula
Raven Corvus corax
PASSERIFORMES: Sturnidae
Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolor
PASSERIFORMES: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis
Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
PASSERIFORMES: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Serin Serinus serinus
PASSERIFORMES: Emberizidae
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra

 

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