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WINGS Birding Tours – Bird List

Spain

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with John Muddeman

  • Column A: Number of tours (out of 9) on which this species has been seen
  • Column B: Number of days this species was seen on the 2015 tour
  • Column C: Maximum daily count for this species on the 2015 tour
  • Column D: H = Heard only;
  • Species in italics = unknown/feral origin
A B C D
9 Little Grebe 4 10 Tachybaptus ruficollis
9 Great Crested Grebe 4 100 Podiceps cristatus
9 Black-necked Grebe 2 23 Podiceps nigricollis
4 Scopoli's Shearwater 1 1 Calonectris diomedea
1 Balearic Shearwater 1 2 Puffinus mauretanicus
9 Northern Gannet 2 20 Morus bassanus
7 Great Cormorant 6 15 Phalacrocorax carbo
3 European Shag 1 2 Phalacrocorax aristotelis
9 Grey Heron 8 8 Ardea cinerea
9 Purple Heron 2 15 Ardea purpurea
9 Little Bittern 2 6 Ixobrychus minutus
9 Black-crowned Night Heron 3 15 Nycticorax nycticorax
9 Squacco Heron 3 5 Ardeola ralloides
9 Cattle Egret 9 500 Bubulcus ibis
9 Little Egret 7 100 Egretta garzetta
9 Great Egret 2 3 Egretta alba
9 Black Stork 2 3 Ciconia nigra
9 White Stork 12 70 Ciconia ciconia
9 Eurasian Spoonbill 6 100 Platalea leucorodia
8 Glossy Ibis 4 800 Plegadis falcinellus
3 Bald Ibis 2 11 Geronticus eremita
1 Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus
9 Greater Flamingo 4 600 Phoenicopterus ruber
8 Greylag Goose 3 3 Anser anser
6 Common Shelduck 2 4 Tadorna tadorna
9 Gadwall 5 25 Anas strepera
4 Eurasian Teal 1 2 Anas crecca
5 Marbled Duck 1 5 Marmaronetta angustirostris
9 Mallard 11 35 Anas platyrhynchos
3 Pintail 1 2 Anas acuta
2 Garganey Anas querquedula
8 Shoveler 2 4 Anas clypeata
9 Red-crested Pochard 3 60 Netta rufina
1 Egyptian Goose 1 1 Alopochen aegyptiacus
9 Pochard 4 25 Aythya ferina
2 Tufted Duck 1 1 Aythya fuligula
1 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra
9 White-headed Duck 1 18 Oxyura leucocephala
8 Black-shouldered Kite 3 1 Elanus caeruleus
9 Black Kite 12 100 Milvus migrans
9 Red Kite 8 12 Milvus milvus
6 Lammergeier Gypaetus barbatus
9 Egyptian Vulture 4 3 Neophron percnopterus
9 Eurasian Griffon Vulture 13 500 Gyps fulvus
9 Black Vulture 5 20 Aegypius monachus
9 Short-toed Snake-Eagle 6 3 Circaetus gallicus
3 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus
9 Western Marsh Harrier 6 5 Circus aeruginosus
9 Montagu's Harrier 9 25 Circus pygargus
3 Northern Goshawk 1 1 Accipiter gentilis
9 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 1 1 Accipiter nisus
9 Common Buzzard 11 12 Buteo buteo
1 Long-legged Buzzard Buteo cirtensis
7 European Honey Buzzard 2 6 Pernis apivorus
9 Spanish Imperial Eagle 2 2 Aquila adalberti
6 Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
9 Booted Eagle 11 7 Aquila pennatus
9 Bonelli's Eagle 2 2 Aquila fasciatus
7 Osprey 1 3 Pandion haliaetus
9 Lesser Kestrel 7 25 Falco naumanni
9 Common Kestrel 9 2 Falco tinnunculus
6 Eurasian Hobby 1 1 Falco subbuteo
1 Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus
9 Peregrine 1 1 Falco peregrinus
1 Merlin Falco columbarius
9 Red-legged Partridge 4 8 Alectoris rufa
1 Common Pheasant 1 1 Phasianus colchicus
8 Common Quail H Coturnix coturnix
3 Water Rail H Rallus aquaticus
9 Common Moorhen 6 20 Gallinula chloropus
9 Western Purple Swamphen 3 10 Porphyrio porphyrio
9 Eurasian Coot 7 500 Fulica atra
8 Red-knobbed Coot 1 2 Fulica cristata
1 Common Crane Grus grus
9 Little Bustard 2 2 Tetrax tetrax
9 Great Bustard 3 25 Otis tarda
3 Eurasian Oystercatcher 1 2 Haematopus ostralegus
9 Black-winged Stilt 8 500 Himantopus himantopus
9 Avocet 1 300 Recurvirostra avosetta
9 Stone-curlew 1 1 Burhinus oedicnemus
9 Collared Pratincole 4 36 Glareola pratincola
6 Little Ringed Plover 4 6 Charadrius dubius
9 Ringed Plover 4 550 Charadrius hiaticula
9 Kentish Plover 3 20 Charadrius alexandrinus
9 Grey Plover 2 180 Pluvialis squatarola
5 Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
7 Red Knot 1 1 Calidris canutus
9 Sanderling 4 50 Calidris alba
8 Little Stint 2 4 Calidris minuta
1 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
8 Curlew Sandpiper 4 50 Calidris ferruginea
9 Dunlin 4 40 Calidris alpina
7 Ruff 2 3 Philomachus pugnax
4 Common Snipe 1 1 Gallinago gallinago
7 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
5 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 7 Limosa lapponica
1 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus
8 Eurasian Whimbrel 2 40 Numenius phaeopus
4 Eurasian Curlew 1 5 Numenius arquata
6 Spotted Redshank 1 2 Tringa erythropus
9 Common Redshank 5 12 Tringa totanus
9 Common Greenshank 5 30 Tringa nebularia
3 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
7 Wood Sandpiper 1 1 Tringa glareola
9 Common Sandpiper 7 6 Actitis hypoleucos
7 Ruddy Turnstone 2 50 Arenaria interpres
1 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
2 Great Skua 1 7 Stercorarius skua
9 Black-headed Gull 4 200 Chroicocephalus ridibundus
6 Slender-Billed Gull 1 30 Chroicocephalus genei
9 Lesser Black-backed Gull 5 130 Larus fuscus graellsii
1 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
9 Yellow-legged Gull 5 500 Larus michahellis
9 Audouin's Gull 3 15 Larus audouinii
2 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus
1 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
9 Gull-billed Tern 6 25 Gelochelidon nilotica
9 Sandwich Tern 3 30 Sterna sandvicensis
3 Common Tern Sterna hirundo
5 Caspian Tern 2 2 Sterna caspia
7 Little Tern 4 50 Sterna albifrons
9 Whiskered Tern 4 150 Chlidonias hybrida
7 Black Tern 1 1 Chlidonias niger
8 Black-bellied Sandgrouse 1 11 Pterocles orientalis
7 Pin-tailed Sandgrouse 1 15 Pterocles alchata
1 Stock Dove Columba oenas
1 Rock Dove 11 100 Columba livia
9 Woodpigeon 13 11 Columba palumbus
9 Collared Dove 12 100 Streptopelia decaocto
9 Turtle Dove 2 1 Streptopelia turtur
9 Great Spotted Cuckoo 1 1 Clamator glandarius
9 Common Cuckoo 4 5 Cuculus canorus
1 Long-eared Owl 1 1 Asio otus
3 Barn Owl Tyto alba
8 Eagle Owl 1 3 Bubo bubo
9 Little Owl 2 1 Athene noctua
4 Tawny Owl 1 2 Strix aluco
7 Red-necked Nightjar 1 1 Caprimulgus ruficollis
9 Common Swift 13 200 Apus apus
9 Pallid Swift 8 50 Apus pallidus
9 Alpine Swift 4 30 Apus melba
6 Little Swift 1 6 Apus affinis
5 Common Kingfisher 2 1 Alcedo atthis
9 European Bee-eater 9 60 Merops apiaster
1 Rose-ringed Parakeet 1 2 Psittacula krameri
1 Monk Parakeet 1 20 Myiopsittaca monacha
9 Roller 2 16 Coracias garrulus
9 Hoopoe 7 6 Upupa epops
7 Eurasian Wryneck 2 3 Jynx torquilla
6 Black Woodpecker 1 1 Dryocopus martius
9 Iberian Green Woodpecker 4 1 Picus sharpei
1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1 1 Dendrocopos minor
9 Great Spotted Woodpecker 5 2 Dendrocopos major
9 Calandra Lark 6 75 Melanocorypha calandra
9 Short-toed Lark 5 5 Calandrella brachydactyla
9 Lesser Short-toed Lark 1 3 Calandrella rufescens
9 Crested Lark 12 25 Galerida cristata
9 Thekla Lark 4 15 Galerida theklae
9 Woodlark 4 1 Lullula arborea
9 Skylark 1 2 Alauda arvensis
5 Dupont's Lark 1 1 Chersophilus duponti
9 Sand Martin 3 250 Riparia riparia
9 Crag Martin 8 50 Ptyonoprogne rupestris
9 Barn Swallow 13 100 Hirundo rustica
9 Red-rumped Swallow 9 15 Hirundo daurica
9 House Martin 12 400 Delichon urbica
9 Tawny Pipit 2 1 Anthus campestris
5 Tree Pipit 1 2 Anthus trivialis
1 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
7 Water Pipit 2 2 Anthus spinoletta
9 Spanish 'yellow' Wagtail 5 25 Motacilla iberiae
9 White Wagtail 9 10 Motacilla alba
9 Grey Wagtail 5 4 Motacilla cinerea
6 White-throated Dipper 1 1 Cinclus cinclus
7 Dunnock 2 6 Prunella modularis
1 Alpine Accentor 1 5 Prunella collaris
9 Wren 3 3 Troglodytes troglodytes
5 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 1 Cercotrichas galactotes
9 Robin 4 4 Erithacus rubecula
9 Nightingale 5 5 Luscinia megarhynchos
1 Bluethroat 1 2 Luscinia svecica
9 Black Redstart 6 12 Phoenicurus ochruros
5 Common Redstart 2 6 Phoenicurus phoenicurus
7 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
9 Stonechat 9 8 Saxicola torquata
9 Northern Wheatear 5 10 Oenanthe oenanthe
9 Western Black-eared Wheatear 3 2 Oenanthe hispanica
8 Black Wheatear 1 2 Oenanthe leucura
9 Blue Rock Thrush 2 6 Monticola solitarius
6 Rock Thrush 1 2 Monticola saxatilis
9 Blackbird 13 20 Turdus merula
8 Song Thrush 1 1 Turdus philomelos
9 Mistle Thrush 3 7 Turdus viscivorus
9 Zitting Cisticola 8 15 Cisticola juncidis
9 Cetti's Warbler 2 5 Cettia cetti
9 Savi's Warbler 1 2 Locustella luscinioides
5 Sedge Warbler 1 1 Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
9 Reed Warbler 3 10 Acrocephalus scirpaceus
9 Great Reed Warbler 2 15 Acrocephalus arundinaceus
4 Western Olivaceous Warbler 1 7 Hippolais opaca
9 Melodious Warbler 5 4 Hippolais polyglotta
8 Dartford Warbler 3 5 Sylvia undata
5 Common Whitethroat 2 5 Sylvia communis
8 Spectacled Warbler 1 1 Sylvia conspicillata
9 Subalpine Warbler 2 2 Sylvia cantillans
9 Sardinian Warbler 7 6 Sylvia melanocephala
5 Western Orphean Warbler H Sylvia hortensis
7 Garden Warbler 2 1 Sylvia borin
9 Blackcap 8 7 Sylvia atricapilla
9 Western Bonelli's Warbler 4 3 Phylloscopus bonelli
7 Common Chiffchaff 1 2 Phylloscopus collybita
8 Iberian Chiffchaff 1 2 Phylloscopus ibericus
7 Willow Warbler 1 1 Phylloscopus trochilus
1 Goldcrest 1 1 Regulus regulus
9 Firecrest 2 1 Regulus ignicapillus
5 Spotted Flycatcher 3 2 Muscicapa striata
6 Pied Flycatcher 2 3 Ficedula hypoleuca
9 Long-tailed Tit 1 4 Aegithalos caudatus
9 Crested Tit 2 2 Parus cristatus
1 Marsh Tit 1 2 Parus palustris
9 Coal Tit 4 15 Parus ater
9 Blue Tit 7 6 Parus caeruleus
9 Great Tit 11 6 Parus major
4 Penduline Tit 2 3 Remiz pendulinus
9 Nuthatch 3 2 Sitta europaea
9 Short-toed Treecreeper 2 2 Certhia brachydactyla
6 Wallcreeper 1 2 Tichodroma muraria
9 Golden Oriole 5 4 Oriolus oriolus
9 Southern Grey Shrike 6 3 Lanius meridionalis
9 Woodchat Shrike 10 10 Lanius senator
2 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
2 Common Bulbul 1 2 Pycnonotus barbatus
9 Jay 7 10 Garrulus glandarius
9 Iberian' Azure-winged Magpie 8 25 Cyanopica cooki
9 Magpie 10 15 Pica pica
9 Red-billed Chough 3 30 Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
7 Alpine Chough 1 50 Pyrrhocorax graculus
8 Eurasian Jackdaw 11 50 Corvus monedula
1 Pied Crow Corvus albus
9 Carrion Crow 5 7 Corvus corone
9 Raven 12 10 Corvus corax
1 Rook Corvus frugilegus
9 Spotless Starling 11 100 Sturnus unicolor
9 House Sparrow 13 200 Passer domesticus
9 Spanish Sparrow 4 50 Passer hispaniolensis
9 Tree Sparrow 2 4 Passer montanus
9 Rock Sparrow 2 2 Petronia petronia
1 White-winged Snowfinch 1 12 Montifringilla nivalis
3 Common Waxbill 2 4 Estrilda astrild
9 Chaffinch 9 18 Fringilla coelebs
9 Serin 10 15 Serinus serinus
6 Citril Finch 2 2 Carduelis citrinella
9 Greenfinch 9 10 Carduelis chloris
9 Goldfinch 13 20 Carduelis carduelis
1 Eurasian Siskin Carduelis spinus
9 Linnet 9 12 Carduelis cannabina
2 Eurasian Bullfinch 1 1 Pyrrhula pyrrhula
5 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
3 Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
6 Yellowhammer 1 1 Emberiza citrinella
9 Cirl Bunting 3 2 Emberiza cirlus
9 Rock Bunting 5 4 Emberiza cia
4 Ortolan Bunting 1 2 Emberiza hortulana
9 Corn Bunting 11 40 Miliaria calandra
1 Black-headed Weaver 1 3 Ploceus cucullatus