Species list 2011

List of species recorded on Utsira in 2011. A total of 220 naturally occurring species. Species considered by the rare birds committees await acceptance.

Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus
Bean Goose Anser fabalis
Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis
Brant Goose Branta bernicla
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya merila
Common Eider Somateria mollissima
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis
Common Scoter Melanitta nigra
Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer
Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus
European Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
European Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorus
Red Kite Milvus milvus
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus
Montagu´s Harrier Circus pygargus
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Merlin Falco columbarius
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
Corn Crake Crex crex
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Eurasian Coot Fuliva atra
Common Crane Grus grus
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck´s Stint Calidris temminckii
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Great Snipe Gallinago media
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius
Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
Great Skua Stercorarius skua
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
Mew Gull Larus canus
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Common Murre Uria aalge
Razorbill Alca torda
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle
Little Auk Alle alle
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
Stock Dove Columba oenas
Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Common Swift Apus apus
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Woodlark Lullula arborea
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis
Sand Martin Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Common House Martin Delichon urbicum
Richard´s Pipit Anthus richardi
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
Eurasian Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
Dunnock Prunella modularis
Siberian Accentor Prunella montanella
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Thrush Nightingale Luscinia luscinia
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus
Common Blackbird Turdus merula
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Redwing Turdus iliacus
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
Common Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Blyth´s Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris
Eurasian Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
Eurasian Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
Hume´s Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus humei
Radde´s Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus
Western Bonelli´s Warbler Phylloscopus bonelli
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Great Tit Parus major
Coal Tit Periparus ater
Eurasian Treecreeper Certhia familiaris
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor
Western Jackdaw Corvus monedula
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Carrion Crow Corvus corone
Northern Raven Corvus corax
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Rosy Starling Pastor roseus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Bramling Fringilla montifringilla
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Eurasian Siskin Carduelis spinus
Common Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Twite Carduelis flavirostris
Lesser Redpoll Carduelis cabaret
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea
Arctic Redpoll Carduelis hornemanni
Two-barred Crossbill Loxia leucoptera
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
Parrot Crossbill Loxia pytyopsittacus
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis
Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla
Common Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra
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Canada Goose Branta canadensis
Common Pigeon Columba livia ´domestica´