Alan Whitehead: Isles of Scilly Life List BOU Record(s) 1 to 208 of 208 total. Seq.,Species,Scientific Name,Date,Location,Comments 1,Mute Swan,Cygnus olor,,, 2,Whooper Swan,Cygnus cygnus,,, 3,Pink-footed Goose,Anser brachyrhynchus,,, 4,White-fronted Goose,Anser albifrons,,, 5,Canada Goose,Branta canadensis,,, 6,Barnacle Goose,Branta leucopsis,,, 7,Brent Goose,Branta bernicla,,, 8,Shelduck,Tadorna tadorna,,, 9,Wigeon,Anas penelope,,, 10,Gadwall,Anas strepera,,, 11,Teal,Anas crecca,,, 12,Green-winged Teal,Anas carolinensis,,, 13,Mallard,Anas platyrhynchos,,, 14,Black Duck,Anas rubripes,25/10/1996,Tresco, 15,Pintail,Anas acuta,,, 16,Garganey,Anas querquedula,22/10/2013,Tresco, 17,Blue-winged Teal,Anas discors,28/10/1999,St Mary's,2 birds 18,Shoveler,Anas clypeata,,, 19,Pochard,Aythya ferina,,, 20,Ring-necked Duck,Aythya collaris,,,"3 records. 27/10/1999, 20/10/2000, 25/10/2005" 21,Tufted Duck,Aythya fuligula,,, 22,Scaup,Aythya marila,,, 23,Lesser Scaup,Aythya affinis,27/10/1999,Tresco,"1st winter male, fem" 24,Long-tailed Duck,Clangula hyemalis,,, 25,Common Scoter,Melanitta nigra,,, 26,Red-breasted Merganser,Mergus serrator,29/10/2010,, 27,Red-legged Partridge,Alectoris rufa,,, 28,Pheasant,Phasianus colchicus,,, 29,Red-throated Diver,Gavia stellata,28/10/1999,, 30,Black-throated Diver,Gavia arctica,,, 31,Great Northern Diver,Gavia immer,,, 32,Fulmar,Fulmarus glacialis,,, 33,Balearic Shearwater,Puffinus mauretanicus,26/10/2002,, 34,Gannet,Morus bassanus,,, 35,Cormorant,Phalacrocorax carbo,,, 36,Shag,Phalacrocorax aristotelis,,, 37,Little Egret,Egretta garzetta,,, 38,Great White Egret,Ardea alba,26/10/2012,St Mary's IOS, 39,Grey Heron,Ardea cinerea,,, 40,Great Blue Heron,Ardea herodias,20/04/2015,"Bryher, IOS", 41,Spoonbill,Platalea leucorodia,,, 42,Little Grebe,Tachybaptus ruficollis,,, 43,Black-necked Grebe,Podiceps nigricollis,27/10/1999,, 44,Marsh Harrier,Circus aeruginosus,,, 45,Sparrowhawk,Accipiter nisus,,, 46,Buzzard,Buteo buteo,,, 47,Osprey,Pandion haliaetus,,, 48,Water Rail,Rallus aquaticus,,, 49,Spotted Crake,Porzana porzana,29/10/2008,, 50,Sora,Porzana carolina,19/10/1991,St Mary's IOS, 51,Moorhen,Gallinula chloropus,,, 52,Coot,Fulica atra,,, 53,Oystercatcher,Haematopus ostralegus,,, 54,Golden Plover,Pluvialis apricaria,,, 55,American Golden Plover,Pluvialis dominica,26/10/2008,St Mary's, 56,Dotterel,Charadrius morinellus,23/10/1997,, 57,Ringed Plover,Charadrius hiaticula,,, 58,Lapwing,Vanellus vanellus,,, 59,Upland Sandpiper,Bartramia longicauda,26/10/1999,St Mary's,2 birds on the airfield. Also a single bird seen on St Mary's 26/10/2011 60,Hudsonian Whimbrel,Numenius hudsonicus,16/10/2015,"Tresco, Isles of Scilly", 61,Whimbrel,Numenius phaeopus,,, 62,Curlew,Numenius arquata,,, 63,Black-tailed Godwit,Limosa limosa,28/10/2003,Tresco, 64,Bar-tailed Godwit,Limosa lapponica,,, 65,Turnstone,Arenaria interpres,,, 66,Curlew Sandpiper,Calidris ferruginea,25/10/2005,, 67,Sanderling,Calidris alba,,, 68,Dunlin,Calidris alpina,,, 69,Purple Sandpiper,Calidris maritima,20/10/2002,, 70,White-rumped Sandpiper,Calidris fuscicollis,,, 71,Buff-breasted Sandpiper,Calidris subruficollis,29/09/2004,St Mary's,1 record of 3 birds 72,Pectoral Sandpiper,Calidris melanotos,23/10/2011,, 73,Spotted Sandpiper,Actitis macularius,27/10/2010,"St Agnes, IOS", 74,Green Sandpiper,Tringa ochropus,28/10/2003,Tesco, 75,Solitary Sandpiper,Tringa solitaria,20/10/2000,St Mary's, 76,Greenshank,Tringa nebularia,,, 77,Lesser Yellowlegs,Tringa flavipes,23/10/2011,"Tresco, Isles of Scilly", 78,Redshank,Tringa totanus,,, 79,Jack Snipe,Lymnocryptes minimus,,, 80,Woodcock,Scolopax rusticola,30/10/2002,St Agnes,2 birds 81,Snipe,Gallinago gallinago,,, 82,Wilson's Snipe,Gallinago delicata,22/10/2011,"Lower Moors, St Mary's", 83,Cream-coloured Courser,Cursorius cursor,30/09/2004,St Martin's , 84,Great Skua,Stercorarius skua,20/10/2000,St Mary's, 85,Guillemot,Uria aalge,,, 86,Sandwich Tern,Sterna sandvicensis,28/10/2002,St Mary's, 87,Sabine's Gull,Xema sabini,26/10/2002,St Mary's, 88,Kittiwake,Rissa tridactyla,,, 89,Black-headed Gull,Chroicocephalus ridibundus,,, 90,Mediterranean Gull,Larus melanocephalus,,, 91,Common Gull,Larus canus,,, 92,Lesser Black-backed Gull,Larus fuscus,,, 93,Herring Gull,Larus argentatus,,, 94,Great Black-backed Gull,Larus marinus,,, 95,Rock Dove,Columba livia,,, 96,Stock Dove,Columba oenas,,, 97,Woodpigeon,Columba palumbus,,, 98,Collared Dove,Streptopelia decaocto,,, 99,Turtle Dove,Streptopelia turtur,26/10/2003,St Mary's, 100,Barn Owl,Tyto alba,26/10/2003,St Mary's, 101,Snowy Owl,Bubo scandiacus,29/10/2008,St Mary's, 102,Long-eared Owl,Asio otus,26/10/2003,St Mary's, 103,Short-eared Owl,Asio flammeus,,, 104,Common Nighthawk,Chordeiles minor,24/10/1999,Bryher, 105,Chimney Swift,Chaetura pelagica,23/10/1999,St Mary's, 106,Kingfisher,Alcedo atthis,,, 107,Wryneck,Jynx torquilla,,, 108,Great Spotted Woodpecker,Dendrocopos major,24/10/2011,St Mary's, 109,Kestrel,Falco tinnunculus,,, 110,Merlin,Falco columbarius,,, 111,Peregrine,Falco peregrinus,,, 112,Red-eyed Vireo,Vireo olivaceus,27/10/2011,St Mary's, 113,Red-backed Shrike,Lanius collurio,,," 3 records. 2001, 2006, 2008" 114,Magpie,Pica pica,,, 115,Jackdaw,Corvus monedula,,, 116,Carrion Crow,Corvus corone,,, 117,Hooded Crow,Corvus cornix,26/10/1991,, 118,Raven,Corvus corax,,, 119,Goldcrest,Regulus regulus,,, 120,Firecrest,Regulus ignicapilla,,, 121,Penduline Tit,Remiz pendulinus,24/10/2012,Tresco IOS, 122,Blue Tit,Cyanistes caeruleus,,, 123,Great Tit,Parus major,,, 124,Coal Tit,Periparus ater,,, 125,Skylark,Alauda arvensis,,, 126,Short-toed Lark,Calandrella brachydactyla,21/10/2006,, 127,Swallow,Hirundo rustica,,, 128,House Martin,Delichon urbicum,,, 129,Red-rumped Swallow,Cecropis daurica,26/10/2002,St Mary's, 130,Pallas's Warbler,Phylloscopus proregulus,,, 131,Yellow-browed Warbler,Phylloscopus inornatus,,, 132,Radde's Warbler,Phylloscopus schwarzi,20/10/2000,St Mary's, 133,Dusky Warbler,Phylloscopus fuscatus,27/10/2010,St Mary's, 134,Chiffchaff,Phylloscopus collybita,,, 135,Willow Warbler,Phylloscopus trochilus,,, 136,Blackcap,Sylvia atricapilla,,, 137,Barred Warbler,Sylvia nisoria,19/10/1991,St Mary's, 138,Lesser Whitethroat,Sylvia curruca,23/10/2012,blythi St Mary's, 139,Subalpine Warbler,Sylvia cantillans,21/10/2001,St Mary's, 140,Spectacled Warbler,Sylvia conspicillata,21/10/2000,Tresco, 141,Booted Warbler,Iduna caligata,21/10/2006,St Mary's, 142,Melodious Warbler,Hippolais polyglotta,26/10/2002,St Mary's, 143,Aquatic Warbler,Acrocephalus paludicola,26/10/2006,St Mary's, 144,Sedge Warbler,Acrocephalus schoenobaenus,23/10/2006,St Mary's, 145,Blyth's Reed Warbler,Acrocephalus dumetorum,30/10/2002,St Mary's, 146,Reed Warbler,Acrocephalus scirpaceus,,, 147,Treecreeper,Certhia familiaris,26/10/2011,"Carreg Dhu Gardens, St Mary's", 148,Wren,Troglodytes troglodytes,,, 149,Starling,Sturnus vulgaris,,, 150,Rose-coloured Starling,Pastor roseus,,,"4 records. 1991, 2000, 2006, 2007" 151,Grey-cheeked Thrush,Catharus minimus,19/10/1991,St Mary's,"2002, 2008" 152,Ring Ouzel,Turdus torquatus,,,"2 records. 2002, 2005" 153,Blackbird,Turdus merula,,, 154,Fieldfare,Turdus pilaris,,, 155,Song Thrush,Turdus philomelos,,, 156,Redwing,Turdus iliacus,,, 157,Mistle Thrush,Turdus viscivorus,,,"2 records. 2003, 2006" 158,American Robin,Turdus migratorius,22/10/2006,Tresco, 159,Robin,Erithacus rubecula,,, 160,Nightingale,Luscinia megarhynchos,,, 161,Bluethroat,Luscinia svecica,,, 162,Red-flanked Bluetail,Tarsiger cyanurus,13/10/2015,"St Agnes, IOS", 163,Red-breasted Flycatcher,Ficedula parva,,,"5 records. 1991, 2000, 2001, 2006, 2007" 164,Pied Flycatcher,Ficedula hypoleuca,23/10/2001,, 165,Black Redstart,Phoenicurus ochruros,,, 166,Redstart,Phoenicurus phoenicurus,,, 167,Whinchat,Saxicola rubetra,,, 168,Stonechat,Saxicola rubicola,,, 169,Wheatear,Oenanthe oenanthe,,, 170,Isabelline Wheatear,Oenanthe isabellina,26/10/1991,Gugh, 171,Dunnock,Prunella modularis,,, 172,House Sparrow,Passer domesticus,,, 173,Yellow Wagtail,Motacilla flava,,, 174,Citrine Wagtail,Motacilla citreola,25/10/2009,Tresco, 175,Grey Wagtail,Motacilla cinerea,,, 176,Pied Wagtail,Motacilla alba,,, 177,Richard's Pipit,Anthus richardi,,, 178,Blyth's Pipit,Anthus godlewskii,23/10/2006,St Mary's,2 more seen 179,Tawny Pipit,Anthus campestris,,, 180,Olive-backed Pipit,Anthus hodgsoni,25/10/2003,St Mary's,2 more seen on Scilly 181,Tree Pipit,Anthus trivialis,,, 182,Meadow Pipit,Anthus pratensis,,, 183,Red-throated Pipit,Anthus cervinus,,, 184,Rock Pipit,Anthus petrosus,,, 185,Water Pipit,Anthus spinoletta,,, 186,Buff-bellied Pipit,Anthus rubescens,26/10/1996,St Mary's, 187,Brambling,Fringilla montifringilla,,, 188,Chaffinch,Fringilla coelebs,,, 189,Hawfinch,Coccothraustes coccothraustes,,,"3 records. 2001, 2005, 2008" 190,Common Rosefinch,Erythrina erythrina,,,"2 records. 2 in 1991, 2000" 191,Greenfinch,Chloris chloris,,, 192,Linnet,Linaria cannabina,,, 193,Lesser Redpoll,Acanthis cabaret,,, 194,Common (Mealy) Redpoll,Acanthis flammea,,,1 record of 10 birds in 1991 195,Goldfinch,Carduelis carduelis,,, 196,Serin,Serinus serinus,,,"2006, 2009" 197,Siskin,Spinus spinus,,, 198,Snow Bunting,Plectrophenax nivalis,,, 199,Lapland Bunting,Calcarius lapponicus,,, 200,Rose-breasted Grosbeak,Pheucticus ludovicianus,25/10/2007,"St Agnes, IOS", 201,Ortolan Bunting,Emberiza hortulana,23/10/2014,"Troy Town, St Agnes", 202,Reed Bunting,Emberiza schoeniclus,,, 203,Little Bunting,Emberiza pusilla,,,"1991, 2005" 204,Ovenbird,Seiurus aurocapilla,28/10/2004,St Mary's,Great get! 205,Northern Waterthrush,Parkesia noveboracensis,22/10/2011,"Shooters Pool, Lower Moors",Never thought it would stay long enough for me to connect...BRILLIANT!!! 206,Black-and-white Warbler,Mniotilta varia,25/10/1996,Tresco,1w Female 207,Common Yellowthroat,Geothlypis trichas,23/10/1997,St Mary's,Took 3 days! 208,Blackpoll Warbler,Setophaga striata,24/10/1997,Tresco,"2005, 2007"