Bird watching around the Guadalhorce Valley

Excellent birding day with 50 species recorded including six different raptors, three different egrets and Black Storks.

Photo: Black-winged Stilts (Himantopus himantopus)

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Complete list of birds observed:

  SPECIES SCIENTIFIC NAME
1 Black Stork  Ciconia nigra
2 Blackbird  Turdus merula
3 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
4 Black-winged Stilt  Himantopus himantopus
5 Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
6 Cattle Egret  Bubulcus ibis
7 Cetti’s Warbler  Cettia cetti
8 Chaffinch  Fringilla coelebs
9 Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus
10 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
11 Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
12 Common Sandpiper  Actitis hypoleucos
13 Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild
14 Coot  Fulica atra
15 Cormorant  Phalacrocorax carbo
16 Crested Lark  Galerida cristata
17 Goldfinch  Carduelis carduelis
18 Great Egret  Ardea alba
19 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
20 Great Tit  Parus major
21 Green Sandpiper  Tringa ochropus
22 Greenfinch  Chloris chloris
23 Greenshank  Tringa nebularia
24 Grey Heron  Ardea cinerea
25 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
26 Hoopoe  Upupa epops
27 House Sparrow Passer domesticus
28 Jay  Garrulus glandarius
29 Kestrel  Falco tinnunculus
30 Kingfisher  Alcedo atthis
31 Linnet Carduelis cannabina
32 Little Egret  Egretta garzetta
33 Little Grebe  Tachybaptus ruficollis
34 Mallard  Anas platyrhynchos
35 Moorhen  Gallinula chloropus
36 Osprey  Pandion haliaetus
37 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
38 Raven  Corvus corax
39 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa
40 Robin Erithacus rubecula
41 Sardinian Warbler  Sylvia melanocephala
42 Serin  Serinus serinus
43 Short-toed Treecreeper Certhis brachydactyla
44 Snipe  Gallinago gallinago
45 Sparrowhawk  Accipiter nisus
46 Spotless Starling  Sturnus unicolor
47 Stonechat  Saxicola rubicola
48 Teal Anas crecca
49 White Wagtail Motacilla alba
50 Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus
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