Tony Sheridan: Britain Life List BOU, All records Record(s) 1 to 293 of 293 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix ********** ********** 2 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 09/11/2013 Cwnwyd 3 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 4 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 5 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 6 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 7 Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis 01/04/2013 Farlington Marshes 8 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 9 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 10 Greylag Goose Anser anser 11 Taiga Bean Goose Anser fabalis 12 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 13 Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris 14 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 15 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 16 Bewick's Swan Cygnus columbianus 17 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 18 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca 19 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 20 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 21 Garganey Spatula querquedula 22 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 23 Gadwall Mareca strepera 24 Wigeon Mareca penelope 25 American Wigeon Mareca americana 26 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 27 Black Duck Anas rubripes 17/07/2003 Stithians Reservoir 28 Pintail Anas acuta 29 Teal Anas crecca 30 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis 31 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 32 Pochard Aythya ferina 33 Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca 18/12/2003 Minsmere 34 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 35 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 36 Scaup Aythya marila 37 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 38 Eider Somateria mollissima 39 Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata 10/11/2013 Llanddulas 40 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 41 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 42 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 43 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 44 Smew Mergellus albellus 45 Goosander Mergus merganser 46 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 47 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis 48 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 49 Swift Apus apus 50 Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius 03/06/2016 Portland 51 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 52 Rock Dove Columba livia 53 Stock Dove Columba oenas 54 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 55 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur 56 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 57 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 58 Spotted Crake Porzana porzana 59 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 60 Coot Fulica atra 61 Little Crake Zapornia parva 08/11/2004 Marazion Marsh 62 Crane Grus grus 63 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 64 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 65 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 66 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 67 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 68 Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus 69 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 70 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus 71 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 72 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 73 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 74 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 75 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 76 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 77 Dotterel Charadrius morinellus 08/04/2019 Cheesefoot Head, Hampshire 78 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 79 Hudsonian Whimbrel Numenius hudsonicus 13/06/2015 Pagham Harbour 80 Curlew Numenius arquata 81 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 82 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 83 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 84 Knot Calidris canutus 85 Ruff Calidris pugnax 86 Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus 14/05/2005 Burnham Norton 87 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 88 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii 89 Sanderling Calidris alba 90 Dunlin Calidris alpina 91 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 92 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 10/09/2004 Marazion Beach 93 Little Stint Calidris minuta 94 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 30/10/2004 Hayle Estuary 95 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 25/10/2005 Drift Reservoir 96 Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus 09/09/2012 Lodmoor 97 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 98 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 99 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 100 Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius 101 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 102 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 20/06/2004 Marsh Lane 103 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 104 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 12/10/2003 Tregarron Bog 105 Redshank Tringa totanus 106 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 107 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 108 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 109 Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca 11/01/2015 Titchfield 110 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 111 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 05/05/2015 Riverside Park, Southampton Bogey bird! 112 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 113 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 114 Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan 14/11/2014 Blashford Lakes 115 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 116 Common Gull Larus canus 117 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 118 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 119 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 120 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 121 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 122 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 123 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 124 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 125 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 126 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 08/05/2013 Hengistbury Head 127 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 128 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 129 White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus 03/06/2015 Swineham 130 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 01/05/2012 Blashford Lakes 131 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 132 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 08/09/2007 Scillonian from Penzance to St. Mary's 133 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 08/09/2007 Bryher 134 Little Auk Alle alle 135 Common Guillemot Uria aalge 136 Razorbill Alca torda 137 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 138 Puffin Fratercula arctica 139 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 140 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 141 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 142 White-billed Diver Gavia adamsii 01/03/2007 Hayle Estuary 143 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 144 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 145 Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis 146 Great Shearwater Ardenna gravis 147 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 148 Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus 149 White Stork Ciconia ciconia 24/06/2014 Hedge End 150 Gannet Morus bassanus 151 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 152 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 153 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 154 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 155 Bittern Botaurus stellaris 156 Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax 157 Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides 04/06/2003 Borth Bog 158 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 30/12/2007 Halsetown 159 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 160 Purple Heron Ardea purpurea 161 Great White Egret Ardea alba 24/01/2010 Harbridge 162 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 163 Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus 07/06/2016 Drift Reservoir 164 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 165 Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 166 Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus 01/07/2014 Pig Bush, New Forest 167 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 168 Goshawk Accipiter gentilis 169 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 170 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 171 Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 172 Red Kite Milvus milvus 173 Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 174 Buzzard Buteo buteo 175 Barn Owl Tyto alba 176 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 177 Little Owl Athene noctua 178 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 179 Hoopoe Upupa epops 180 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 181 Wryneck Jynx torquilla 182 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor 183 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 184 Green Woodpecker Picus viridis 185 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 186 Merlin Falco columbarius 187 Hobby Falco subbuteo 188 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 189 Ring-necked Parakeet Psittacula krameri M3 somewhere 190 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 191 Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor 06/08/2008 Hartland Moor 192 Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor 193 Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator 14/05/2005 Burnham Norton 194 Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus 195 Jay Garrulus glandarius 196 Magpie Pica pica 197 Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax 198 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 199 Rook Corvus frugilegus 200 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 201 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 202 Raven Corvus corax 203 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 204 Coal Tit Periparus ater 205 Marsh Tit Poecile palustris 206 Willow Tit Poecile montanus 207 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 208 Great Tit Parus major 209 Bearded Tit Panurus biarmicus 210 Woodlark Lullula arborea 211 Skylark Alauda arvensis 212 Black Lark Melanocorypha yeltoniensis 05/06/2003 South Stack 213 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 214 Swallow Hirundo rustica 215 House Martin Delichon urbicum 216 Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica 217 Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti 218 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 219 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 220 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 221 Pallas's Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus 222 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 223 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 224 Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus 19/05/2005 Willington 225 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 226 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 227 Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris 29/05/2013 Fort Brockhurst Yes, a contentious one. Divided opinions appear to be dependent upon whether or not people were in attendance and actually observing the bird. I am satisfied with the identification. 228 Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta 229 Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina 230 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 231 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 232 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 233 Barred Warbler Curruca nisoria 234 Lesser Whitethroat Curruca curruca 235 Eastern Subalpine Warbler Curruca cantillans 03/05/2014 Portland 236 Whitethroat Curruca communis 237 Dartford Warbler Curruca undata 238 Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla 239 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 240 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 241 Nuthatch Sitta europaea 242 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 243 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 244 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 245 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 246 Blackbird Turdus merula 247 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 248 Redwing Turdus iliacus 249 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 250 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 251 American Robin Turdus migratorius 20/12/2003 Godrevy 252 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 253 Robin Erithacus rubecula 254 Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos 30/04/2013 Pulborough Brooks 255 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 256 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 257 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 258 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 259 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 260 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 261 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 262 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 263 Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis 07/02/2012 Calshot 264 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 265 Dunnock Prunella modularis 266 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 267 Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola 268 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 269 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 270 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 271 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis 272 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 273 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 274 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 275 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 276 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 277 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 278 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 279 Twite Linaria flavirostris 280 Linnet Linaria cannabina 281 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 282 Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 283 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 284 Siskin Spinus spinus 285 Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus 286 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 287 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra 288 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 289 Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus 28/11/2013 Powderham Marshes 290 Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla 291 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 292 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 07/02/2012 Hawkshill, New Forest 293 Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula 19/12/2003 Headington