Joseph Griffin: Britain Life List BOU, All records Record(s) 1 to 215 of 215 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Rare? Date Location Comments 1 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 2 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 3 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 4 Greylag Goose Anser anser 5 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 6 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons St Aidens 7 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 8 Bewick's Swan Cygnus columbianus 9 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 09/02/2024 10 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca 11 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 12 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 13 Garganey Spatula querquedula 01/06/2024 Spurn 14 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 15 Gadwall Mareca strepera 16 Wigeon Mareca penelope 17 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 18 Pintail Anas acuta 19 Teal Anas crecca 20 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis 20/05/2024 Spurn 21 Pochard Aythya ferina 22 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 20/06/2023 Spurn 23 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 24 Scaup Aythya marila 14/05/2024 Spurn 25 Eider Somateria mollissima 26 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 09/08/2022 Ross Sands 27 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 19/03/2024 Nairn 28 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 29 Goosander Mergus merganser 30 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 31 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 32 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 33 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 34 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 35 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 10/06/2023 Spurn 36 Swift Apus apus 37 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 04/06/2023 Spurn 38 Rock Dove (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia 39 Stock Dove Columba oenas 40 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 41 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur 42 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 43 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 44 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 45 Coot Fulica atra 46 Crane Grus grus 47 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 48 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 49 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis St Aidens 50 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 51 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus St Aidens 52 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 53 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 04/06/2023 Spurn 54 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 55 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva Yes 29/07/2023 Spurn 56 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 57 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 58 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 59 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 60 Curlew Numenius arquata 61 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 62 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 63 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 11/04/2024 Mull 64 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 65 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 66 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 67 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 68 Redshank Tringa totanus 69 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 04/07/2023 Spurn 70 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 71 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 72 Knot Calidris canutus 73 Ruff Calidris pugnax 74 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 09/06/2023 Spurn 75 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii 05/07/2023 Spurn 76 Sanderling Calidris alba 77 Dunlin Calidris alpina 78 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 19/02/2024 St Mary's Island, Whitley Bay 79 Little Stint Calidris minuta 22/06/2023 Spurn 80 Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Yes 03/07/2024 Spurn 81 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 12/05/2024 Spurn 82 Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Yes 30/06/2024 Finningley 83 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 84 Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Yes 14/07/2024 Spurn 85 Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia Yes 30/06/2024 Finningley 86 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 15/07/2024 Spurn 87 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 88 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 89 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 90 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 91 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 21/06/2023 Spurn 92 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 93 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 94 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 95 Common Gull Larus canus 96 Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans Spurn 97 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 98 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 99 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 100 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 101 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 14/07/2023 Spurn 102 Puffin Fratercula arctica 103 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 14/04/2024 Mull 104 Razorbill Alca torda 105 Common Guillemot Uria aalge 106 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 12/04/2024 Mull 107 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 12/04/2024 Mull 108 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 17/07/2023 Spurn 109 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 110 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Spurn 111 White Stork Ciconia ciconia 112 Gannet Morus bassanus 113 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 114 Shag Gulosus aristotelis 115 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 04/10/2023 Spurn 116 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Fairburn Ings 117 Bittern Botaurus stellaris Fairburn Ings 118 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 119 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 08/07/2024 Spurn 120 Great White Egret Ardea alba 121 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 122 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 123 Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 28/05/2024 Spurn 124 Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 11/04/2024 Mull 125 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 126 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus Spurn 127 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 128 Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 01/05/2024 Spurn 129 Red Kite Milvus milvus 130 White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 131 Buzzard Buteo buteo 132 Barn Owl Tyto alba 133 Little Owl Athene noctua 134 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 12/07/2023 Spurn 135 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 136 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 137 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 138 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 139 Green Woodpecker Picus viridis 140 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 141 Merlin Falco columbarius 09/09/2023 Spurn 142 Hobby Falco subbuteo 143 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 144 Ring-necked Parakeet Psittacula krameri 145 Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus 30/04/2024 Spurn 146 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 04/06/2023 Spurn 147 Jay Garrulus glandarius 148 Magpie Pica pica 149 Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax 150 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 151 Rook Corvus frugilegus 152 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 153 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 154 Raven Corvus corax 155 Coal Tit Periparus ater 156 Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus 01/11/2023 Cairngorms 157 Marsh Tit Poecile palustris 158 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 159 Great Tit Parus major 160 Skylark Alauda arvensis 161 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 162 Swallow Hirundo rustica 163 House Martin Delichon urbicum 164 Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti St Aidens 165 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 166 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 167 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 168 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus St Aidens 169 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 170 Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris 16/06/2023 Spurn 171 Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina 04/06/2023 Spurn 172 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia Spurn 173 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 174 Lesser Whitethroat Curruca curruca 175 Whitethroat Curruca communis St Aidens 176 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 177 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 178 Nuthatch Sitta europaea 179 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 180 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 181 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 182 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 183 Redwing Turdus iliacus 184 Blackbird Turdus merula 185 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 186 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 04/06/2023 Spurn 187 Robin Erithacus rubecula 188 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca Spurn 189 Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis Yes 03/05/2024 Spurn 190 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 191 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 192 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 193 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 194 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 195 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 196 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 197 Dunnock Prunella modularis 198 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 199 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 200 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 201 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 202 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 203 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 204 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 11/06/2023 Spurn 205 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 206 Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus 29/06/2023 Spurn 207 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 208 Linnet Linaria cannabina 209 Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea 210 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 211 Siskin Spinus spinus 212 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 19/11/2023 Cairngorms 213 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra 214 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 215 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus