Daniel Newton: Ireland Life List IRBC, All records: Top Blockers Record(s) 1 to 215 of 215 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Seen By Other Listers Other Listers (%) 1 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 68 90.67 2 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 58 77.33 3 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 52 69.33 4 Greylag Goose Anser anser 60 80.00 5 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 53 70.67 6 Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris 32 42.67 7 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 61 81.33 8 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 71 94.67 9 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 64 85.33 10 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 66 88.00 11 Gadwall Anas strepera 58 77.33 12 Wigeon Anas penelope 66 88.00 13 American Wigeon Anas americana 47 62.67 14 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 69 92.00 15 Shoveler Anas clypeata 61 81.33 16 Pintail Anas acuta 60 80.00 17 Garganey Anas querquedula 54 72.00 18 Teal Anas crecca 65 86.67 19 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis 55 73.33 20 Pochard Aythya ferina 61 81.33 21 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 53 70.67 22 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 68 90.67 23 Scaup Aythya marila 57 76.00 24 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 37 49.33 25 Eider Somateria mollissima 56 74.67 26 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 49 65.33 27 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 60 80.00 28 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 53 70.67 29 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 60 80.00 30 Smew Mergellus albellus 41 54.67 31 Goosander Mergus merganser 53 70.67 32 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 63 84.00 33 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis 41 54.67 34 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 49 65.33 35 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 65 86.67 36 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 60 80.00 37 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 51 68.00 38 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 61 81.33 39 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 57 76.00 40 Leach's Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa 39 52.00 41 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 67 89.33 42 Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus 51 68.00 43 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 60 80.00 44 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 64 85.33 45 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 52 69.33 46 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 55 73.33 47 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 65 86.67 48 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 52 69.33 49 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 51 68.00 50 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 51 68.00 51 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 49 65.33 52 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 67 89.33 53 Great White Egret Ardea alba 49 65.33 54 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 64 85.33 55 Gannet Morus bassanus 67 89.33 56 Brown Booby Sula leucogaster 27 36.00 57 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 66 88.00 58 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 65 86.67 59 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 45 60.00 60 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 60 80.00 61 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 54 72.00 62 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 57 76.00 63 Red Kite Milvus milvus 49 65.33 64 Buzzard Buteo buteo 62 82.67 65 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 54 72.00 66 Corncrake Crex crex 40 53.33 67 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 63 84.00 68 Coot Fulica atra 63 84.00 69 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 66 88.00 70 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 44 58.67 71 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 64 85.33 72 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 58 77.33 73 American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 43 57.33 74 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 57 76.00 75 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 64 85.33 76 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 49 65.33 77 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 51 68.00 78 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 49 65.33 79 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 62 82.67 80 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 47 62.67 81 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 63 84.00 82 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 62 82.67 83 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 53 70.67 84 Curlew Numenius arquata 64 85.33 85 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 52 69.33 86 Redshank Tringa totanus 64 85.33 87 Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 28 37.33 88 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 63 84.00 89 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 51 68.00 90 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 46 61.33 91 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 60 80.00 92 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 41 54.67 93 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 63 84.00 94 Knot Calidris canutus 59 78.67 95 Sanderling Calidris alba 58 77.33 96 Little Stint Calidris minuta 52 69.33 97 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 48 64.00 98 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 42 56.00 99 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 49 65.33 100 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 54 72.00 101 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 53 70.67 102 Dunlin Calidris alpina 64 85.33 103 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis 46 61.33 104 Ruff Philomachus pugnax 53 70.67 105 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 65 86.67 106 Sabine's Gull Xema sabini 46 61.33 107 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 42 56.00 108 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 66 88.00 109 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 58 77.33 110 Laughing Gull Larus atricilla 43 57.33 111 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 56 74.67 112 Common Gull Larus canus 63 84.00 113 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 56 74.67 114 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 65 86.67 115 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 53 70.67 116 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 53 70.67 117 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 68 90.67 118 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 49 65.33 119 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 65 86.67 120 Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 61 81.33 121 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 53 70.67 122 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 56 74.67 123 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 61 81.33 124 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 58 77.33 125 Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 41 54.67 126 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 49 65.33 127 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 52 69.33 128 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 44 58.67 129 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 54 72.00 130 Guillemot Uria aalge 64 85.33 131 Razorbill Alca torda 67 89.33 132 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 61 81.33 133 Puffin Fratercula arctica 64 85.33 134 Rock Dove Columba livia 60 80.00 135 Stock Dove Columba oenas 57 76.00 136 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 69 92.00 137 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 66 88.00 138 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 59 78.67 139 Barn Owl Tyto alba 51 68.00 140 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 55 73.33 141 Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor 27 36.00 142 Swift Apus apus 66 88.00 143 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 58 77.33 144 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 46 61.33 145 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 66 88.00 146 Merlin Falco columbarius 56 74.67 147 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 61 81.33 148 Jay Garrulus glandarius 60 80.00 149 Magpie Pica pica 69 92.00 150 Jackdaw Corvus monedula 68 90.67 151 Rook Corvus frugilegus 69 92.00 152 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 52 69.33 153 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 66 88.00 154 Raven Corvus corax 62 82.67 155 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 51 68.00 156 Coal Tit Periparus ater 66 88.00 157 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 68 90.67 158 Great Tit Parus major 67 89.33 159 Skylark Alauda arvensis 62 82.67 160 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 61 81.33 161 Swallow Hirundo rustica 66 88.00 162 House Martin Delichon urbicum 63 84.00 163 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 62 82.67 164 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 60 80.00 165 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 61 81.33 166 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 40 53.33 167 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 48 64.00 168 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 61 81.33 169 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 54 72.00 170 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 53 70.67 171 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 60 80.00 172 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 41 54.67 173 Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca 48 64.00 174 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 59 78.67 175 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 64 85.33 176 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 69 92.00 177 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 63 84.00 178 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 42 56.00 179 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 65 86.67 180 Blackbird Turdus merula 68 90.67 181 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 58 77.33 182 Redwing Turdus iliacus 59 78.67 183 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 65 86.67 184 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 65 86.67 185 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 60 80.00 186 Robin Erithacus rubecula 70 93.33 187 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 43 57.33 188 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 55 73.33 189 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 52 69.33 190 Stonechat Saxicola torquatus 63 84.00 191 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 64 85.33 192 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 61 81.33 193 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 65 86.67 194 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 56 74.67 195 Dunnock Prunella modularis 67 89.33 196 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 50 66.67 197 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 65 86.67 198 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 68 90.67 199 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 63 84.00 200 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 46 61.33 201 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 63 84.00 202 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 68 90.67 203 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 53 70.67 204 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 66 88.00 205 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 64 85.33 206 Twite Carduelis flavirostris 48 64.00 207 Linnet Carduelis cannabina 64 85.33 208 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 57 76.00 209 Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 51 68.00 210 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 68 90.67 211 Siskin Carduelis spinus 57 76.00 212 Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus 16 21.33 213 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 60 80.00 214 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 62 82.67 215 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 51 68.00