… Recorded Species

The complete historical list for Swillington Ings Bird Group’s recording area.
TOTAL   256 + 8ssp          (Updated  1 Jan 2018)
Modified  :-
8 April 2009,   Red-footed Falcon deleted, Nightjar added following a records review.
25 May 2009   Collared Pratincole and Whiskered Tern added.
March 2010      Mandarin Duck added.
10 Sept 2010  Guillemot added.
8  Oct 2010  Lapland Bunting (flyover) added.
2 July 2011 Cattle Egret  – Not accepted by YNU
7 Sept 2011 Sabine’s Gull added
12 Oct 2011  Bean Goose (Tundra) added
20 April 2013  Cetti’s Warbler added.
20 August 2014   Long-tailed Skua added.
18 Oct 2014  Taiga Goose ssp added (from 2012), Lesser Black backed Gull ssp fuscus deleted.
18 January 2015    American Wigeon added
11 July 2015  Little Bittern added (prov)
8 August 2015  Black-crowned Night-heron added. (prov)
9 April 2016  Black-headed (Yellow) Wagtail ssp added
9 May 2016  Red-footed Falcon added
18 July 2017 Caspian Tern added
1 December 2017 Coue’s Arctic Redpoll added.
1 January 2018  Modified to revised BOU list – Taiga and Tundra Bean Geese split.
Ring-necked Parakeet added, ssp intermedius of Lesser Black-backed Gull removed
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Brent Goose Osprey Lesser Black-backed Gull Wood Warbler
Canada Goose Honey-buzzard Caspian Tern Yellow-browed Warbler
Barnacle Goose Sparrowhawk Sandwich Tern Great Reed Warbler
Greylag Goose Goshawk Little Tern Sedge Warbler
Taiga Bean Goose Marsh-harrier Common Tern Reed Warbler
Pink-footed Goose Hen Harrier Arctic Tern Grasshopper-warbler
Tundra Bean Goose Montagu’s Harrier Whiskered Tern Blackcap
White-fronted Goose Red Kite White-winged Black Tern Garden Warbler
    (Greenland WF Goose) Black Kite Black Tern Lesser Whitethroat
Mute Swan Common Buzzard Great Skua Whitethroat
Bewick’s Swan Water Rail Arctic Skua Dartford Warbler
Whooper Swan Corncrake Long-tailed Skua Firecrest
Egyptian Goose Spotted Crake Little Auk Goldcrest
Shelduck Moorhen Guillemot Wren
Mandarin Duck Coot Stock Dove Nuthatch
Garganey Crane Wood Pigeon Treecreeper
Shoveler Oystercatcher Turtle-dove Common Starling
Gadwall Avocet Collared-dove Ring Ouzel
Wigeon Lapwing Common Cuckoo Blackbird
American Wigeon Golden Plover Barn Owl Fieldfare
Mallard Grey Plover Tawny Owl Redwing
Pintail Little Ringed Plover Little Owl Song Thrush
Teal Ringed Plover Long-eared Owl Mistle Thrush
Green-winged Teal Kentish Plover Short-eared Owl Spotted Flycatcher
Red-crested Pochard Whimbrel Nightjar Robin
Pochard Curlew Swift Nightingale
Feruginous Duck Bar-tailed Godwit Kingfisher Pied Flycatcher
Ring-necked Duck Black-tailed Godwit Hoopoe Black Redstart
Tufted  Duck Turnstone Wryneck Common Redstart
Greater Scaup Knot Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Whinchat
Lesser Scaup Ruff Great Spotted Woodpecker Stonechat
Eider Curlew Sandpiper Green Woodpecker Northern Wheatear
Common Scoter Temminck’s Stint Kestrel House Sparrow
Velvet Scoter Sanderling Red-footed Falcon Tree Sparrow
Long-tailed Duck Dunlin Merlin Dunnock
Goldeneye Purple Sandpiper Hobby Yellow Wagtail
Smew Little Stint Peregrine Falcon   (Blue-headed Yellow Wag)
Goosander Pectoral Sandpiper Ring-necked Parakeet   (Grey-headed Yellow Wag)
Red-breasted Merganser Woodcock Red-backed Shrike   (Black-headed Wagtail)
Ruddy Duck Jack Snipe Great Grey  Shrike Grey Wagtail
Red-legged Partridge Snipe Golden Oriole Pied Wagtail
Grey Partridge Grey  Phalarope Jay   (White Wagtail)
Quail Common Sandpiper Magpie Richard’s Pipit
Pheasant Spotted Sandpiper Jackdaw Meadow Pipit
Red-throated Diver Green Sandpiper Rook Tree Pipit
Black-throated Diver Redshank Carrion Crow Water Pipit
Great Northern Diver Marsh Sandpiper Hooded Crow Rock Pipit
Fulmar Wood Sandpiper Raven Chaffinch
Little Grebe Spotted Redshank Waxwing Brambling
Pied-billed Grebe Greenshank Coal Tit Hawfinch
Red-necked Grebe Collared Pratincole Marsh Tit Bullfinch
Great Crested Grebe Kittiwake Willow Tit Greenfinch
Slavonian Grebe Sabine’s Gull Blue Tit Twite
Black-necked Grebe Bonaparte’s Gull Great Tit Linnet
Glossy Ibis Black-headed Gull Bearded Tit Common (Mealy) Redpoll
Spoonbill Little Gull Woodlark Lesser  Redpoll
Bittern Mediterranean Gull Skylark Arctic Redpoll  (P)
Little Bittern Common  Gull Shorelark Crossbill
Night Heron Ring-billed Gull Sand Martin Goldfinch
Grey Heron Great Black-backed Gull Swallow Siskin
Purple Heron Glaucous Gull House Martin Corn Bunting
Great White Egret Iceland Gull Cetti’s Warbler Yellowhammer
Little Egret   (Kumlien’s Gull) Long-tailed Tit Reed Bunting
Gannet Herring Gull Willow Warbler Lapland Bunting
Shag Caspian Gull Chiffchaff Snow Bunting
Cormorant Yellow-legged Gull   (Siberian Chiffchaff)
  (Continental Cormorant)
(P)  provisional




African Firefinch
Alexandrine Parakeet
Bahama Pintail
Bar headed Goose
Black Swan
Blue Phased Snow Goose
Buff Necked Ibis
Chestnut Teal
Chilean Flamingo
Chiloe Wigeon
Chinese Swan Goose
Eagle Owl
Harris’s Hawk
Masked Lovebird
Muscovy Duck
Red-billed Teal
Ross’s Goose
Ruddy Shelduck
Sacred Ibis
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo.
White Stork
Wood Duck




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