Daniel Newton: Ireland Life List IRBC, All records Record(s) 1 to 212 of 212 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 2 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 3 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 4 Greylag Goose Anser anser 5 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 6 Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris 08/03/2020 Nobber, Co. Meath 7 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 8 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 9 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 10 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 11 Gadwall Anas strepera 12 Wigeon Anas penelope 13 American Wigeon Anas americana 14 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 15 Shoveler Anas clypeata 16 Pintail Anas acuta 17 Garganey Anas querquedula 18 Teal Anas crecca 19 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis 20 Pochard Aythya ferina 21 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 22 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 23 Scaup Aythya marila 24 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 21/01/2017 Belfast Harbour Estate, Co. Antrim 25 Eider Somateria mollissima 26 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 27 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 28 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 29 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 30 Smew Mergellus albellus 31 Goosander Mergus merganser 32 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 33 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis 34 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 35 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 36 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 37 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 38 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 39 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 40 Leach's Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa 41 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 42 Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus 43 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 44 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 45 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 46 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 47 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 48 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 49 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 21/01/2018 RSPB Portmore Lough, Co. Antrim 50 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 51 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 22/08/2019 RSPB Belfast WOW, Co. Antrim 52 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 53 Great White Egret Ardea alba 17/12/2017 Lough Beg, Co. Londonderry 54 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 55 Gannet Morus bassanus 56 Brown Booby Sula leucogaster 13/07/2020 Greystones, Co. Wicklow 57 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 58 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 59 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 60 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 61 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 62 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 63 Red Kite Milvus milvus 19/08/2016 Katesbridge, Co. Down 64 Buzzard Buteo buteo 65 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 66 Corncrake Crex crex 67 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 68 Coot Fulica atra 69 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 70 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 71 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 72 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 73 American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica 74 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 75 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 76 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 21/07/2016 Belfast Harbour Estate, Co. Antrim 77 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 78 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 79 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 80 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 81 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 82 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 83 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 84 Curlew Numenius arquata 85 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 86 Redshank Tringa totanus 87 Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 07/05/2017 Swords Estuary, Co. Dublin 88 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 89 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 90 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 91 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 92 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 08/08/2020 Castle Espie, Co. Down 93 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 94 Knot Calidris canutus 95 Sanderling Calidris alba 96 Little Stint Calidris minuta 97 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 98 Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii 99 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 100 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 101 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 102 Dunlin Calidris alpina 103 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis 104 Ruff Philomachus pugnax 105 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 106 Sabine's Gull Xema sabini 107 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 10/12/2017 Dargan Bay, Co. Antrim 108 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 109 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 110 Laughing Gull Larus atricilla 16/07/2020 North Bull, Co. Dublin 111 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 112 Common Gull Larus canus 113 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 114 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 115 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 116 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Also Kumlien's Gull. RSPB Belfast. 24-02-2017. 117 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 118 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 119 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 120 Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 121 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 122 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 123 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 124 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 125 Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 23/07/2017 Soldier's Point, Co. Louth 126 Black Tern Chlidonias niger Also American Black Tern. Castlerock, Co. Londonderry. 16-09-2018. 127 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 128 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 129 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 130 Guillemot Uria aalge 131 Razorbill Alca torda 132 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 133 Puffin Fratercula arctica 134 Rock Dove Columba livia 135 Stock Dove Columba oenas 136 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 137 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 138 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 139 Barn Owl Tyto alba 140 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 141 Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor 14/10/2019 Galgorm, Co. Antrim 142 Swift Apus apus 143 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 144 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 145 Merlin Falco columbarius 146 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 147 Jay Garrulus glandarius 148 Magpie Pica pica 149 Jackdaw Corvus monedula 150 Rook Corvus frugilegus 151 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 152 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 153 Raven Corvus corax 154 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 155 Coal Tit Periparus ater 156 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 157 Great Tit Parus major 158 Skylark Alauda arvensis 159 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 160 Swallow Hirundo rustica 161 House Martin Delichon urbicum 162 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 163 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 164 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 165 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 166 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 167 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 168 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 169 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 170 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 171 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 172 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 173 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 174 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 175 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 176 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 05/07/2019 Dundrum, Co. Down 177 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 178 Blackbird Turdus merula 179 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 180 Redwing Turdus iliacus 181 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 182 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 183 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 184 Robin Erithacus rubecula 185 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 186 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 187 Stonechat Saxicola torquatus 188 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 189 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 190 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 191 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 192 Dunnock Prunella modularis 193 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Blue-headed Wagtail. 194 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 195 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 196 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 197 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 14/07/2020 Ballyfrench, Co. Down 198 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 199 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 200 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 201 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 202 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 203 Twite Carduelis flavirostris 204 Linnet Carduelis cannabina 205 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 206 Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 207 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 208 Siskin Carduelis spinus 209 Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus 20/09/2020 Fanad Head, Co. Donegal 210 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 211 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 212 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis