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CORNWALL BIRDS

CHECKLIST

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Red-throated Diver Winter visitor and passage migrant
Black-throated Diver Winter visitor and passage migrant
Great Northern Diver Winter visitor and passage migrant
Yellow-billed Diver Extremely Rare Vagrant
Pied-billed Grebe Vagrant
Little Grebe Uncommon breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Great Crested Grebe Uncommon breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Red-necked Grebe Uncommon winter visitor and passage migrant
Slavonian Grebe Winter visitor and passage migrant
Black-necked Grebe Uncommon winter visitor and passage migrant
Black-browed Albatross Vagrant
Northern Fulmar Breeding resident
Fea's Petrel Vagrant
Cory's Shearwater Passage migrant
Great Shearwater Scarce passage migrant
Sooty Shearwater Passage migrant
Manx Shearwater Passage migrant, Summer visitor, may breed on offshore islands
Balearic Shearwater Passage migrant
Little Shearwater Vagrant
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Vagrant
British Storm-Petrel Passage migrant, Summer visitor, may breed on offshore islands
Leach's Storm-Petrel Passage migrant
Northern Gannet Present offshore throughout the year, once bred, Passage migrant
Great Cormorant Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Shag Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Frigatebird sp. Vagrant
Red-billed Tropicbird Vagrant
Great Bittern Winter visitor and passage migrant
American Bittern Vagrant
Little Bittern Vagrant
Night Heron Rare passage migrant
Squacco Heron Vagrant
Cattle Egret Vagrant
Little Egret Breeding resident, passage migrant, winter visitor
Great White Egret Vagrant
Grey Heron Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Purple Heron Vagrant
Black Stork Vagrant
White Stork Vagrant
Glossy Ibis Vagrant
Eurasian Spoonbill Passage migrant and winter visitor
Mute Swan Breeding resident
Tundra Swan Passage migrant and winter visitor
Whooper Swan Passage migrant and winter visitor
Bean Goose Passage migrant
Pink-footed Goose Passage migrant
Greater White-fronted Goose Former winter visitor, now passage migrant.
Greylag Goose Feral resident, passage migrant
Snow Goose Vagrant
Barnacle Goose Feral resident, passage migrant, rare winter visitor
Canada Goose Breeding resident, passage migrant
Brent Goose Passage migrant and winter visitor
Egyptian Goose Feral wanderer, escapee
Ruddy Shelduck Vagrant
Common Shelduck Breeding resident and winter visitor
Mandarin Duck Feral wanderer, escapee
Eurasian Wigeon Winter visitor and passage migrant, occassionally summers
American Wigeon Vagrant
Gadwall Winter visitor and passage migrant
Common Teal Winter visitor and passage migrant
Green-winged Teal Vagrant
American Black Duck Vagrant
Mallard Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Northern Pintail Winter visitor and passage migrant
Garganey Passage migrant, has bred.
Blue-winged Teal Vagrant
Northern Shoveler Winter visitor and passage migrant, has bred.
Red-crested Pochard Vagrant
Common Pochard Winter visitor and passage migrant
Canvasback Vagrant
Ring-necked Duck Vagrant
Ferruginous Duck Vagrant
Tufted Duck Winter visitor, passage migrant, has bred
Greater Scaup Winter visitor and passage migrant
Lesser Scaup Vagrant
Common Eider Winter visitor and passage migrant, has summered
King Eider Vagrant
Long-tailed Duck Scarce passage migrant and winter visitor
Common Scoter Winter visitor and passage migrant
Surf Scoter Vagrant
Velvet Scoter Rare winter visitor and passage migrant
Common Goldeneye Winter visitor and passage migrant
Smew Scarce winter visitor
Goosander Winter visitor and passage migrant
Red-breasted Merganser Winter visitor and passage migrant
Ruddy Duck Rare winter visitor and passage migrant
European Honey-Buzzard Rare passage migrant
Black Kite Vagrant
Red Kite Vagrant
White-tailed Eagle Vagrant
Marsh Harrier Passage migrant
Hen Harrier Winter visitor and passage migrant, has bred.
Montagu's Harrier Passage migrant, former breeder.
Sparrowhawk Breeding resident and passage migrant.
Northern Goshawk Rare breeding resident
Common Buzzard Breeding resident
Rough-legged Buzzard Rare passage migrant
Osprey Passage migrant
Eurasian Kestrel Breeding resident
Lesser Kestrel Vagrant
American Kestrel Vagrant
Red-footed Falcon Vagrant
Merlin Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant
Hobby Scarce summer visitor, breeds and passage migrant
Gyr Falcon Vagrant
Peregrine Falcon Breeding resident
Red-legged Partridge Breeding resident, released for shooting.
Grey Partridge Rare breeding resident
Common Quail Scarce summer visitor and passage migrant, has bred.
Common Pheasant Breeding resident, released for shooting.
Water Rail Winter visitor and passage migrant, has bred.
Spotted Crake  Rare passage migrant
Little Crake Vagrant
Baillon's Crake Vagrant
Corncrake Rare passage migrant, has bred
Moorhen Breeding resident
Eurasian Coot Breeding resident
Common Crane Vagrant
Little Bustard Vagrant
Oystercatcher Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Black-winged Stilt Vagrant
Avocet Winter visitor and passage migrant
European Stone Curlew Vagrant
Cream-coloured Courser Extremely Rare Vagrant
Collared Pratincole Rare Vagrant
Black-winged Pratincole Extremely Rare Vagrant
Little Ringed Plover Scarce passage migrant
Great Ringed Plover Winter visitor, passage migrant, has bred
Killdeer Vagrant
Kentish Plover Vagrant
Dotterel Scarce passage migrant
European Golden Plover Winter visitor and passage migrant. Has bred.
American Golden-Plover Vagrant
Pacific Golden-Plover Vagrant
Grey Plover Winter visitor and passage migrant
Sociable Plover Vagrant
Northern Lapwing Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Red Knot Winter visitor and passage migrant
Sanderling Winter visitor and passage migrant
Semi-palmated Sandpiper Vagrant
Little Stint Passage migrant, has over wintered
Temminck's Stint Rare passage migrant
Long-toed Stint Vagrant
Least Sandpiper Vagrant
White-rumped Sandpiper Vagrant
Baird's Sandpiper Vagrant
Pectoral Sandpiper Rare passage migrant
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Vagrant
Curlew Sandpiper Passage migrant, has wintered
Purple Sandpiper Winter visitor, has summered
Dunlin Winter visitor and passage migrant. Has bred.
Broad-billed Sandpiper Vagrant
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Vagrant
Ruff Passage migrant, rare winter visitor
Jack Snipe Passage migrant, winter visitor
Common Snipe Wintr visitor and passage migrant, may breed in small numbers
Long-billed Dowitcher Vagrant
European Woodcock Winter visitor and passage migrant
Black-tailed Godwit Winter visitor and passage migrant
Bar-tailed Godwit Winter visitor and passage migrant
Whimbrel Passage migrant, winters in small numbers
Eurasian Curlew Winter visitor, passage migrant, small numbers breed.
Upland Sandpiper Vagrant
Spotted Redshank Winter visitor and passage migrant
Common Redshank Winter visitor and passage migrant
Common Greenshank Winter visitor and passage migrant
Lesser Yellowlegs Vagrant
Solitary Sandpiper Vagrant
Green Sandpiper Passage migrant, small numbers winter
Wood Sandpiper Passage migrant
Terek Sandpiper Vagrant
Common Sandpiper Passage migrant, small numbers winter
Spotted Sandpiper Vagrant
Turnstone Winter visitor and passage migrant
Wilson's Phalarope Vagrant
Red-necked Phalarope Vagrant
Grey Phalarope Passage migrant
Pomarine Skua Passage migrant
Arctic Skua Passage migrant
Long-tailed Skua Passage migrant
Great Skua Passage migrant
Mediterranean Gull Passage migrant and winter visitor
Laughing Gull Vagrant
Franklin's Gull Vagrant
Little Gull Passage migrant, has wintered
Sabine's Gull Scarce passage migrant
Black-headed Gull Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Bonaparte's Gull Vagrant
Ring-billed Gull Vagrant
Common Gull Winter visitor and passage migrant
Herring Gull Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
American Herring Gull Vagrant
Yellow-legged Gull Rare winter visitor and passage migrant
Iceland Gull Winter visitor and passage migrant
Lesser Black-backed Gull Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Glaucous Gull Winter visitor and passage migrant
Great Black-backed Gull Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Ross's Gull Vagrant
Kittiwake Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Gull-billed Tern Vagrant
Caspian Tern Vagrant
Royal Tern Vagrant
Sandwich Tern Passage migrant
Roseate Tern Rare passage migrant
Common Tern Passage migrant
Arctic Tern passage migrant
Forster's Tern Vagrant
Bridled Tern Vagrant
Little Tern Passage migrant
Whiskered Tern Vagrant
White-winged Black Tern Vagrant
Black Tern Scarce passage migrant
Common Guillemot Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Razorbill Resident breeder, winter visitor and passage migrant
Black Guillemot Rare winter visitor and passage migrant
Little Auk Rare passage migrant
Puffin Breeding summer visitor
Rock Dove/Feral Pigeon Resident breeder. Probably no true Rock Dove now exist.
Stock Dove Resident breeder and passage migrant
Woodpigeon Resident breeder and passage migrant
Collared Dove Resident breeder
Turtle Dove Passage migrant
Rose-ringed Parakeet Feral wanderer, escapee
Great Spotted Cuckoo Vagrant
European Cuckoo Breeding summer visitor
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Vagrant
Black-billed Cuckoo Vagrant
Barn Owl Breeding resident
Eurasian Scops Owl Vagrant
Hawk Owl Vagrant
Little Owl Rare breeding resident
Tawny Owl Breeding resident
Long-eared Owl Passage migrant and scarce winter visitor, has bred.
Short-eared Owl Winter visitor and passage migrant
European Nightjar Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Chimney Swift Vagrant
Common Swift Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Little Swift Vagrant
Alpine Swift Vagrant
Common Kingfisher Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Belted Kingfisher Vagrant
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Extremely Rare Vagrant
European Bee-eater Vagrant
European Roller Vagrant
Hoopoe Rare passage migrant
Wryneck Rare passage migrant
Green Woodpecker Breeding resident
Great Spotted Woodpecker Breeding resident
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Rare breeding resident
Short-toed Lark Vagrant
Crested Lark Vagrant
Wood Lark Passage migrant, rare winter visitor
Eurasian Skylark Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Horned Lark Vagrant
Sand Martin Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Crag Martin Vagrant
Red-rumped Swallow Vagrant
Barn Swallow Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
House Martin Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Richard's Pipit Rare passage migrant
Blyth's Pipit Vagrant
Tawny Pipit Vagrant
Olive-backed Pipit Vagrant
Tree Pipit Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Pechora Pipit Vagrant
Meadow Pipit Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Red-throated Pipit Vagrant
Rock Pipit Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Water Pipit Passage migrant, scarce winter visitor
Yellow Wagtail passage migrant
Citrine Wagtail Vagrant
Grey Wagtail Breeding resident
Pied Wagtail Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Bohemian Waxwing Vagrant
Dipper Breeding resident
Wren Breeding resident
Northern Mockingbird Vagrant
Hedge Accentor breeding resident, passage migrant
Alpine Accentor Vagrant
Robin Breeding resident, passage migrant
Rufous Nightingale Vagrant
Bluethroat Vagrant
Red-flanked Bluetail Vagrant
Black Redstart Winter visitor and passage migrant
Common Redstart Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Whinchat Passage migrant, breeding summer visitor
Common Stonechat Breeding resident, passage migrant
Isabelline Wheatear Vagrant
Northern Wheatear Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Pied Wheatear Vagrant
Black-eared Wheatear Vagrant
Desert Wheatear Vagrant
Blue Rock Thrush Vagrant
White's Thrush Vagrant
Varied Thrush Vagrant
Swainson's Thrush Vagrant
Grey-cheeked Thrush Vagrant
Veery Vagrant
Ring Ouzel Passage migrant, has bred.
Blackbird Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Dusky Thrush Vagrant
Black-throated Thrush Vagrant
Fieldfare Winter visitor and passage migrant
Song Thrush Breeding resident, passage migrant
Redwing Winter visitor, passage migrant
Mistle Thrush Breeding resident
Cetti's Warbler Breeding resident, passage migrant
Grasshopper Warbler Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Savi's Warbler Vagrant
Aquatic Warbler Vagrant
Sedge Warbler Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Paddyfield Warbler Vagrant
Marsh Warbler Vagrant
Reed Warbler Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Great Reed Warbler Vagrant
Booted Warbler Vagrant
Icterine Warbler Vagrant
Melodious Warbler Vagrant
Dartford Warbler Breeding resident and passage migrant.
Subalpine Warbler Vagrant
Sardinian Warbler Vagrant
Orphean Warbler Vagrant
Barred Warbler Vagrant
Lesser Whitethroat Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Common Whitethroat Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Garden Warbler Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Blackcap Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant and winter visitor
Pallas's Leaf Warbler Rare passage migrant
Arctic Warbler Vagrant
Greenish Warbler Vagrant
Yellow-browed Warbler Rare passage migrant
Hume's Leaf Warbler Vagrant
Radde's Warbler Vagrant
Dusky Warbler Vagrant
Western Bonelli's Warbler Vagrant
Wood Warbler Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Chiffchaff Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant and winter visitor
Iberian Chiffchaff Vagrant
Willow Warbler Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Goldcrest Breeding resident, passage migrant
Firecrest Passage migrant and winter visitor
Spotted Flycatcher Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Red-breasted Flycatcher Vagrant
Pied Flycatcher Breeding summer visitor, passage migrant
Bearded Tit Passage migrant and rare winter visitor
Long-tailed Tit Breeding resident.
Marsh Tit Breeding resident
Willow Tit Scarce breeding resident
Coal Tit Breeding resident, rare passage migrant
Blue Tit Breeding resident
Great Tit Breeding resident
Wood Nuthatch Breeding resident
Eurasian Treecreeper Breeding resident
Penduline Tit Vagrant
Golden Oriole Rare passage migrant
Isabelline Shrike Vagrant
Red-backed Shrike Scarce passage migrant
Lesser Grey Shrike Vagrant
Great Grey Shrike Passage migrant and winter visitor
Southern Great Grey Shrike Vagrant
Woodchat Shrike Passage migrant
Eurasian Jay Breeding resident
Magpie Breeding resident
Nutcracker Vagrant
Red-billed Chough Breeding resident, passage migrant.
Eurasion Jackdaw Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Rook Breeding resident
Carrion Crow Breeding resident
Hooded Crow Rare visitor
Common Raven Breeding resident
Common Starling Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Rosy Starling Rare passage migrant, has wintered
House Sparrow Breeding resident
Spanish Sparrow Vagrant
Tree Sparrow Rare passage migrant, former breeder and winter visitor
Chaffinch Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Brambling Winter visitor and passage migrant
European Serin Rare passage migrant
Greenfinch Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Goldfinch Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Siskin Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Linnet Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Twite Vagrant
Lesser Redpoll Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Common Redpoll Passage migrant
Common Crossbill Scarce breeding resident, passage migrant
Common Rosefinch Scarce passage migrant
Bullfinch Breeding resident
Hawfinch Rare visitor
Wilson's Warbler Vagrant
Black-and-white Warbler Extremely Rare Vagrant
Northern Parula Vagrant
Bay-breasted Warbler Extremely Rare Vagrant
Blackpoll Warbler Vagrant
American Redstart Vagrant
Northern Oriole Extremely Rare Vagrant
Yellow-throated Vireo Extremely Rare Vagrant
Red-eyed Vireo Vagrant
Scarlet Tanager Vagrant
Dark-eyed Junco Vagrant
Lapland Bunting Passage migrant, has wintered
Snow Bunting Passage migrant, has wintered
Yellowhammer Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Cirl Bunting Former breeder, current status unknown.
Ortolan Bunting Passage migrant
Rustic Bunting Vagrant
Little Bunting Vagrant
Reed Bunting Breeding resident, passage migrant and winter visitor
Black-headed Bunting Vagrant
Corn Bunting Breeding resident

 

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