Checklist of the birds of Brazo del Este

Common nameScientific nameBrazo del Este
Greylag Goose Anser anserW-
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadornaW-
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelopeW+
Gadwall Mareca streperaY+
Common Teal Anas creccaW+
Mallard Anas platyrhynchosY+
Northern Pintail Anas acutaW+
Garganey Spatula querquedulaM+,W-
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeataS-,W+
Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostrisY-
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufinaY+
Common Pochard Aythya ferinaY+
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyrocaY-
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligulaW-
White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephalaY-
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufaY-
Common Quail Coturnix coturnixS-
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollisY-
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatusY+
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollisW+
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseusY+
Black Stork Ciconia nigraW+
White Stork Ciconia ciconiaY+
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellusY+
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodiaY+
Great Bittern Botaurus stellarisW-
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutusS+,W-
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticoraxY+
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloidesS+,W-
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibisY+
Little Egret Egretta garzettaY+
Great Egret Egretta albaS-,W+
Grey Heron Ardea cinereaY+
Purple Heron Ardea purpureaS+
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carboS-,W+
Osprey Pandion haliaetusW-
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus caeruleusW-
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterusM-
European Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorusM-
Eurasian Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvusY-
Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicusS-
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennataY-
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisusW-
Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosusY+
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneusW-
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargusS-
Black Kite Milvus migransS+,W-
Red Kite Milvus milvusW+
Common Buzzard Buteo buteoS-,W+
Water Rail Rallus aquaticusY-
Spotted Crake Porzana porzanaM-
Little Crake Porzana parvaM-
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusillaM-
Purple Swamp-Hen Porphyrio porphyrioY+
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropusY+
Eurasian Coot Fulica atraY+
Red-Knobbed Coot Fulica cristataY-
Common Crane Grus grusW-
Eurasian Stone-Curlew Burhinus oedicnemusY-
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopusY+
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosettaY+
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellusY+
European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricariaW-
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarolaM-
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubiusS+,W-
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticulaS-,W+
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinusY+
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopusM-
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosaW+
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponicaM-
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpresW-
Red Knot Calidris canutusM-
Sanderling Calidris albaW-
Little Stint Calidris minutaM+,W-
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckiiM-
Ruff Calidris pugnaxW+
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferrugineaM+,W-
Dunlin Calidris alpinaW+
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimusW-
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinagoW+
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucosS-,W+
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropusS-,W+
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropusW-
Common Greenshank Tringa nebulariaS-,W+
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilisW-
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareolaS-,W+
Common Redshank Tringa totanusS-,W+
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincolaS+
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundusS-,W+
Slender-billed Gull Chroicocephalus geneiW-
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscusW+
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellisY-
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon niloticaS+
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspiaW-
Little Tern Sternula albifronsS+
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybridaS+,W-
Black Tern Chlidonias nigerM-
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterusM-
Rock Dove Columba liviaY+
Common Woodpigeon Columba palumbusY-
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaoctoY+
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turturM-
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandariusM-
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorusS-
Barn Owl Tyto albaS-,W+
Little Owl Athene noctuaY-
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeusW-
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeusM-
Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollisS-
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melbaM+
Common Swift Apus apusS+
Pallid Swift Apus pallidusS+
European Roller Coracias garrulusM-
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthisS-,W+
European Bee-eater Merops apiasterS+
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epopsY+
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquillaY-
Iberian Green Woodpecker Picus sharpeiY-
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanniS-
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculusY+
Merlin Falco columbariusW-
Peregrine Falco peregrinusW-
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalisY-
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senatorS+
Common Magpie Pica picaY-
Western Jackdaw Coloeus monedulaY-
Common Raven Corvus coraxY-
Great Tit Parus majorY-
Eurasian Penduline Tit Remiz pendulinusS-,W+
Wood Lark Lullula arboreaW-
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensisW+
Crested Lark Galerida cristataY+
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactylaS+
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandraY-
Lesser Short-toed Lark Alaudula rufescensY-
Sand Martin Riparia ripariaM+,S-
Barn Swallow Hirundo rusticaS+,W-
Common House Martin Delichon urbicumS+,W-
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis dauricaS+
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cettiY+
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybitaW+
Iberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus ibericusM-
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilusM+
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenusM+
European Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceusM-
African Reed Warbler Acrocephalus baeticatusS+
Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceusS+
Western Olivaceous Warbler Iduna opacaS+
Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglottaM-
Common Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naeviaM-
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioidesS-
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidisY+
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephalaY-
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communisM-
Blackcap Sylvia atricapillaW-
Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolorY+
Common Starling Sturnus vulgarisW+
Common Blackbird Turdus merulaY+
Song Thrush Turdus philomelosW-
Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin Cercotrichas galactotesS-
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striataM-
European Robin Erithacus rubeculaW+
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchosM+
Bluethroat Luscinia svecicaW+
Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleucaM+
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochrurosW+
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurusM-
Whinchat Saxicola rubetraM+
Common Stonechat Saxicola rubicolaY+
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenantheM+
Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanicaM-
House Sparrow Passer domesticusY+
Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensisY+
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanusY-
Black-headed WeaverPloceus melanocephalusY+
Yellow-crowned BishopEuplectes aferY+
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrildY+
Black-rumped WaxbillEstrilda troglodytesY-
Red Avadavat Amandava amandavaY-
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flavaS+,W-
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinereaW-
White Wagtail Motacilla albaS-,W+
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestrisM-
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialisM-
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensisW+
Water Pipit Anthus spinolettaW-
Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebsW-
European Greenfinch Chloris chlorisY+
Common Linnet Linaria cannabinaY+
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelisY+
European Serin Serinus serinusY+
Common Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclusW-
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandraY+

Y: Seen all year round.

S: It is observed only during the breding period.

W: It is observed only during the post-breding period.

M: It is observed only during their migrations.


+: easy to see in that area and period.

: difficult to see in that area and period.