Aonghus O' Donnell: Republic of Ireland Life List IRBC, All records Record(s) 1 to 318 of 318 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 2 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 3 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 4 Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii 14/12/2007 Lissadell, Co. Sligo 5 Snow Goose Anser caerulescens North Slob, Co. Wexford. 6 Greylag Goose Anser anser 7 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 8 Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris 10/01/2004 Myroe Levels, Co. Derry. 9 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 10 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 11 Bewick's Swan Cygnus columbianus 12 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 13 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 14 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata Newcastle, Co. Down. 15 Gadwall Anas strepera 16 Wigeon Anas penelope 17 American Wigeon Anas americana Rogerstown Estuary, Co. Dublin. 18 Black Duck Anas rubripes 03/01/2005 Achill Island, Co. Mayo. 19 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 20 Blue-winged Teal Anas discors North Bill Island, Co. Dublin. 21 Shoveler Anas clypeata 22 Pintail Anas acuta 23 Garganey Anas querquedula Rahasane Turlough, Co Galway. 24 Teal Anas crecca 25 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis North Bull Island, Co. Dublin. 26 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 27 Pochard Aythya ferina 28 Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca Lough Money, Co. Down. 29 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 30 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 31 Scaup Aythya marila 32 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 01/12/2003 Inch Co. Donegal 33 King Eider Somateria spectabilis 29/04/2002 Dunany Point, Co. Louth 34 Eider Somateria mollissima 35 Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata Courtmacsherry, Co. Cork. 36 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 37 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 38 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 39 Bufflehead Bucephala albeola 07/01/2007 Lough Atedaun, Co. Clare 40 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 41 Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica 24/11/2005 Quoile Pondage, Co. Down 42 Smew Mergellus albellus 43 Goosander Mergus merganser 44 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 45 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Lady’s IslabdcLake, Co. Wexford. 46 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 47 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix Boora, Co. Offaly. 48 Quail Coturnix coturnix 49 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 50 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 51 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 52 Pacific Diver Gavia pacifica 07/03/2010 Finvarra, Co. Clare 53 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 54 White-billed Diver Gavia adamsii 16/05/2009 Inishbofin, Co. Galway 55 Wilson's Petrel Oceanites oceanicus 08/08/2006 Off Inishtearaght, Co. Kerry. 56 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 57 Leach's Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa 58 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 59 Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea 60 Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis 61 Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus 62 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 63 Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus 64 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 65 Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps 23/11/2003 Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. 66 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 67 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 68 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 69 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Aghada, Co. Cork. 70 White Stork Ciconia ciconia 06/09/2010 Inishbofin, Co. Galway. 71 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 26/07/2008 Ennis, Co. Clare. 72 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Broad Lough, Co. Wicklow. 73 Bittern Botaurus stellaris 03/11/2002 Curraghmore, Lough Corrib, Co. Galway. 74 Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax 75 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 01/05/2005 Clonakilty, Co. Cork. 76 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 77 Purple Heron Ardea purpurea 01/10/2006 Lough O’ Donnell, Co. Clare. 78 Great White Egret Ardea alba 01/10/2001 Muckrush, Lough Corrib, Co. Galway. 79 Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea 24/09/2008 Barnadearg Bay, Letterfrack, Co. Galway. 80 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 81 Gannet Morus bassanus 82 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 83 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 84 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 85 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 86 Goshawk Accipiter gentilis 87 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 88 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 89 Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 28/09/2011 Muckrush, Lough Corrib, Co. Galway. 90 Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 31/05/2011 Shannawonneen, Spiddal, Co. Galway. 91 Red Kite Milvus milvus 04/01/2020 Wicklow 92 White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 18/02/2018 Angliham, Lough Corrib, Co. Galway. Untagged 3cy. 93 Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 07/01/2012 Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow. 94 Buzzard Buteo buteo 95 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 96 Corncrake Crex crex 97 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 98 Coot Fulica atra 99 American Coot Fulica americana 02/03/2011 Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 100 Crane Grus grus 17/03/2003 Rahasane Turlough, Co. Galway. 101 Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus 18/08/2011 Loughaunbeg, Inveran, Co. Galway. 102 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 103 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus 01/05/2005 White’s Marsh, Clonakilty, Co. Cork. 104 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. 105 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 106 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 107 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva 02/07/2020 Doonbeg, Co. Clare. 108 American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 109 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 110 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 111 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 26/08/2006 Lady’s Island Lake, Co. Wexford. 112 Killdeer Charadrius vociferus 26/02/2005 Ports, Lower Lough Erne, Co. Fermanagh. 113 Dotterel Charadrius morinellus 114 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 115 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 116 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 117 Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus 03/04/2005 Booterstown Marsh, Dublin. 118 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 119 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 120 Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica 16/09/2015 Kilmurvey, Inishmore, Aran Islands, Co, Galway. 121 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 122 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 123 Curlew Numenius arquata 124 Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda 13/10/2011 Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 125 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 126 Redshank Tringa totanus 127 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 128 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 129 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 130 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 131 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 132 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 27/08/2005 Doonbeg Co. Clare. 133 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 134 Knot Calidris canutus 135 Sanderling Calidris alba 136 Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 17/09/2005 Shannon Airport Lagoons, Co. Clare. 137 Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri 13/09/2008 Omey Island, Co. Galway. 138 Little Stint Calidris minuta 139 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 140 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 141 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 142 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 143 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 144 Dunlin Calidris alpina 145 Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus 16/09/2003 Burnham Lagoon, Dingle, Co. Kerry. 146 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis 147 Ruff Philomachus pugnax 148 Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor 149 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 150 Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius 151 Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola 05/06/2007 Leam Lough, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 152 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 153 Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea 04/03/2009 Baltimore, Co. Cork. 154 Sabine's Gull Xema sabini 155 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 01/01/2007 Youghal, Co. Cork. 156 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 157 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 158 Ross's Gull Rhodostethia rosea 04/01/2014 Blackrock, Salthill, Galway. 159 Laughing Gull Larus atricilla 09/07/2005 Clonakilty, Co. Cork. 160 Franklin's Gull Larus pipixcan 10/11/2005 Rossaveal, Co. Galway. 161 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 162 Common Gull Larus canus 163 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 164 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 165 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 166 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 167 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 168 American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 25/07/2004 Nimmo’s Pier, Galway. 169 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 04/01/2020 Kildavin, Co. Carlow 170 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 171 Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica 19/08/2003 Blanket Nook, Co. Donegal. 172 Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 173 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 174 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 175 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 176 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 177 Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 24/11/2002 Blacksod, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 178 Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida 07/05/2005 Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. 179 White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus 06/07/2019 Lough Funshinnagh, Co. Roscommon. 180 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 181 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 182 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 183 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 184 Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus 185 Little Auk Alle alle 186 Guillemot Uria aalge 187 Razorbill Alca torda 188 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 189 Puffin Fratercula arctica 190 Rock Dove Columba livia 191 Stock Dove Columba oenas 192 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 193 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur 194 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 195 Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura 03/11/2007 Inishbofin, Co. Galway. 196 Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius 04/04/2002 Carnsore Point, Co. Wexford. 197 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 198 Barn Owl Tyto alba 199 Scops Owl Otus scops 16/05/2019 Mullinavat, Co. Kilkenny. 200 Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 24/11/2002 Blacksod, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 201 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 202 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 203 Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor 09/10/2019 Galgorm, Co. Antrim. 204 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 22/06/2009 Galtee Mountains, Co. Tipperary. 205 Swift Apus apus 206 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 207 Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon 06/10/2012 Lough Fee, Renvyle, Co. Galway. 208 Bee-eater Merops apiaster 09/07/2004 Blacksod, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 209 Hoopoe Upupa epops Carnsore Point, Co. Wexford. 210 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 24/01/2020 ECNR 211 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 212 Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus 28/05/2010 Timahoe, Co. Kildare. 213 Merlin Falco columbarius 214 Hobby Falco subbuteo 215 Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus 11/11/2003 Inch Lake, Co. Donegal. 216 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 217 Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus 05/10/2012 Inishmore, Co. Galway. 218 Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator 219 Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus 07/10/2006 Blacksod, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. 220 Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus 221 Jay Garrulus glandarius 222 Magpie Pica pica 223 Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax 224 Jackdaw Corvus monedula 225 Rook Corvus frugilegus 226 Carrion Crow Corvus corone Ardmore, Clifden, Co. Galway. 227 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 228 Raven Corvus corax 229 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 230 Coal Tit Periparus ater 231 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 232 Great Tit Parus major 233 Bearded Tit Panurus biarmicus 28/07/2020 Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. 234 Skylark Alauda arvensis 235 Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla 236 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 237 Swallow Hirundo rustica 238 House Martin Delichon urbicum 239 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 240 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 241 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 242 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix Mizen Head, Co. Cork. 243 Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus 23/10/2012 Inishmore, Aran Islands, Co. Galway. 244 Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi 16/10/2005 Ballymacrown, Baltimore, Co. Cork. 245 Pallas's Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus 08/11/2003 Knockadoon Head, Co. Cork. 246 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 247 Hume's Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus humei 29/12/2003 Knockadoon Head, Co. Cork. 248 Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis 14/09/2015 Inishbofin, Co. Galway. 249 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 250 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 251 Booted Warbler Iduna caligata 27/08/2006 The Cunnigar, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. 252 Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta 253 Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina 254 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 255 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 256 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 257 Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria 258 Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca 259 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 260 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 261 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 262 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 263 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 17/06/2002 Greystones, Co. Wicklow. 264 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 265 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 266 Blackbird Turdus merula 267 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 268 Redwing Turdus iliacus 269 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 270 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 271 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 272 Robin Erithacus rubecula 273 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 274 Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva 275 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 276 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 277 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 278 Stonechat Saxicola torquatus 279 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 280 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 281 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 282 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 283 Dunnock Prunella modularis 284 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 285 Eastern Yellow Wagtail Motacilla tschutschensis 04/01/2020 South Slob Co. Wexford 286 Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola 17/09/2005 Shannon Airport Lagoons, Co. Clare. 287 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 288 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 289 Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi 290 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 291 Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni 23/10/2012 Inishmore, Aran Islands, Co. Galway. 292 Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus 23/11/2003 Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. 293 Buff-bellied Pipit Anthus rubescens 08/10/2007 Clahane, Co. Clare. 294 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 23/11/2003 Tacumshin, Co. Wexford. 295 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 296 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 297 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 298 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 01/10/2005 Mizen Head, Co. Cork. 299 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 300 Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus 301 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 302 Twite Carduelis flavirostris 303 Linnet Carduelis cannabina 304 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 305 Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 306 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 307 Siskin Carduelis spinus 308 Northern Waterthrush Parkesia noveboracensis 30/08/2008 Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. 309 Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia 30/08/2008 Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. 310 Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata 08/10/2000 Inishmore, Aran Islands, Co. Galway. 311 Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata 11/10/2010 Inishmore, Aran Islands, Co. Galway. 312 Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis 09/10/2006 Kilbaha, Loop Head, Co. Clare. 313 Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula 14/10/2006 Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork. 314 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 315 Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana 316 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 317 Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus 318 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis