Checklist of the birds of Northern Doñana

Common nameScientific nameNorthern Doñana
Bean GooseAnser fabalisW-
Pink-footed GooseAnser brachyrhynchusW-
Greater White-fronted GooseAnser albifronsW-
Lesser White-fronted GooseAnser erythropusW-
Greylag GooseAnser anserW+
Canada GooseBranta canadensisW-
Barnacle GooseBranta leucopsisW-
Brent GooseBranta berniclaW-
Red-breasted GooseBranta ruficollisW-
Common ShelduckTadorna tadornaS-,W+
Eurasian WigeonMareca penelopeW+
GadwallMareca streperaY+
Common TealAnas creccaW+
MallardAnas platyrhynchosY+
Northern PintailAnas acutaW+
GarganeySpatula querquedulaM+,W-
Northern ShovelerSpatula clypeataS-,W+
Marbled DuckMarmaronetta angustirostrisY-
Red-crested PochardNetta rufinaY+
Common PochardAythya ferinaY+
Ferruginous DuckAythya nyrocaY-
Tufted DuckAythya fuligulaW-
White-headed DuckOxyura leucocephalaY-
Red-legged PartridgeAlectoris rufaY-
Common QuailCoturnix coturnixS+
Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollisY+
Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatusY+
Black-necked GrebePodiceps nigricollisY+
Greater FlamingoPhoenicopterus roseusY+
Black StorkCiconia nigraW+
White StorkCiconia ciconiaY+
Glossy IbisPlegadis falcinellusY+
Eurasian SpoonbillPlatalea leucorodiaY+
Great BitternBotaurus stellarisY-
Little BitternIxobrychus minutusS+,W-
Black-crowned Night HeronNycticorax nycticoraxY+
Squacco HeronArdeola ralloidesS+,W-
Cattle EgretBubulcus ibisY+
Little EgretEgretta garzettaY+
Great EgretEgretta albaS-,W+
Grey HeronArdea cinereaY+
Purple HeronArdea purpureaS+
Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carboS-,W+
OspreyPandion haliaetusW-
Black-shouldered KiteElanus caeruleusW+
Egyptian VultureNeophron percnopterusM-
European Honey BuzzardPernis apivorusM-
Eurasian Griffon VultureGyps fulvusY+
Eurasian Black VultureAegypius monachusY-
Short-toed EagleCircaetus gallicusS+
Booted EagleHieraaetus pennataS+,W-
Spanish EagleAquila adalbertiY-
Northern GoshawkAccipiter gentilisY-
Eurasian SparrowhawkAccipiter nisusY-
Western Marsh HarrierCircus aeruginosusY+
Hen HarrierCircus cyaneusW+
Montagu's HarrierCircus pygargusS+
Black KiteMilvus migransS+,W-
Red KiteMilvus milvusS-,W+
Common BuzzardButeo buteoY+
Little BustardTetrax tetraxW-
Water RailRallus aquaticusY-
Spotted CrakePorzana porzanaY-
Little CrakePorzana parvaY-
Baillon's CrakePorzana pusillaY-
Purple Swamp-HenPorphyrio porphyrioY+
Common MoorhenGallinula chloropusY+
Eurasian CootFulica atraY+
Red-Knobbed CootFulica cristataY-
Common CraneGrus grusW+
Eurasian Stone-CurlewBurhinus oedicnemusY+
Black-winged StiltHimantopus himantopusY+
Pied AvocetRecurvirostra avosettaY+
Northern LapwingVanellus vanellusY+
European Golden PloverPluvialis apricariaW+
Grey PloverPluvialis squatarolaM+
Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubiusS+,W-
Common Ringed PloverCharadrius hiaticulaS-,W+
Kentish PloverCharadrius alexandrinusY+
Eurasian DotterelCharadrius morinellusW-
WhimbrelNumenius phaeopusW-
Eurasian CurlewNumenius arquataW-
Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosaW+
Bar-tailed GodwitLimosa lapponicaW-
Ruddy TurnstoneArenaria interpresW-
Red KnotCalidris canutusW-
SanderlingCalidris albaW-
Little StintCalidris minutaW+
Temminck's StintCalidris temminckiiM-
RuffCalidris pugnaxW+
Curlew SandpiperCalidris ferrugineaM+,W-
DunlinCalidris alpinaW+
Eurasian WoodcockScolopax rusticolaW-
Jack SnipeLymnocryptes minimusW-
Common SnipeGallinago gallinagoW+
Common SandpiperActitis hypoleucosS-,W+
Green SandpiperTringa ochropusS-,W+
Spotted RedshankTringa erythropusS-,W+
Common GreenshankTringa nebulariaS-,W+
Marsh SandpiperTringa stagnatilisW-
Wood SandpiperTringa glareolaS-,W+
Common RedshankTringa totanusS-,W+
Collared PratincoleGlareola pratincolaS+
Black-headed GullChroicocephalus ridibundusS-,W+
Slender-billed GullChroicocephalus geneiW-
Little GullHydrocoloeus minutusW-
Mew GullLarus canusW-
Lesser Black-backed GullLarus fuscusW+
Yellow-legged GullLarus michahellisY-
Gull-billed TernGelochelidon niloticaS+
Caspian TernHydroprogne caspiaW-
Little TernSternula albifronsS+
Common TernSterna hirundoM-
Whiskered TernChlidonias hybridaS+,W-
Black TernChlidonias nigerM-
White-winged TernChlidonias leucopterusM-
Pin-tailed SandgrousePterocles alchataY-
Rock DoveColumba liviaY+
Common WoodpigeonColumba palumbusY+
Eurasian Collared DoveStreptopelia decaoctoY+
European Turtle DoveStreptopelia turturS-
Great Spotted CuckooClamator glandariusS-
Common CuckooCuculus canorusS-
Barn OwlTyto albaS-,W+
Eurasian Eagle OwlBubo buboY-
Tawny OwlStrix alucoY+
Little OwlAthene noctuaY+
Long-eared OwlAsio otusW-
Short-eared OwlAsio flammeusW+
European NightjarCaprimulgus europaeusM-
Red-necked NightjarCaprimulgus ruficollisS+
Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melbaM+
Common SwiftApus apusS+
Pallid SwiftApus pallidusS+
European RollerCoracias garrulusM-
Common KingfisherAlcedo atthisS-,W+
European Bee-eaterMerops apiasterS+
Eurasian HoopoeUpupa epopsY+
Eurasian WryneckJynx torquillaY-
Iberian Green WoodpeckerPicus sharpeiY-
Lesser KestrelFalco naumanniS+,W-
Common KestrelFalco tinnunculusY+
MerlinFalco columbariusW-
PeregrineFalco peregrinusW-
Southern Grey ShrikeLanius meridionalisY+
Woodchat ShrikeLanius senatorS+
Eurasian Golden OrioleOriolus oriolusS-
Iberian MagpieCyanopica cookiY-
Common MagpiePica picaY+
Western JackdawColoeus monedulaY+
Common RavenCorvus coraxY-
Crested TitLophophanes cristatusY-
Blue TitCyanistes caeruleusY+
Great TitParus majorY+
Eurasian Penduline TitRemiz pendulinusS-,W+
Wood LarkLullula arboreaY-
Eurasian SkylarkAlauda arvensisW+
Crested LarkGalerida cristataY+
Thekla LarkGalerida theklaeY-
Greater Short-toed LarkCalandrella brachydactylaS+
Calandra LarkMelanocorypha calandraY+
Lesser Short-toed LarkAlaudula rufescensY+
Sand MartinRiparia ripariaM+,S-,W-
Barn SwallowHirundo rusticaS+,W-
Eurasian Crag MartinPtyonoprogne rupestrisW+
Common House MartinDelichon urbicumS+,W-
Red-rumped SwallowCecropis dauricaS+,W-
Cetti's WarblerCettia cettiY+
Long-tailed TitAegithalos caudatusY-
Bonelli's WarblerPhylloscopus bonelliM-
Wood WarblerPhylloscopus sibilatrixM-
Common ChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybitaW+
Iberian ChiffchaffPhylloscopus ibericusM-
Willow WarblerPhylloscopus trochilusM+
Moustached WarblerAcrocephalus melanopogonW-
Aquatic WarblerAcrocephalus paludicolaM-
Sedge WarblerAcrocephalus schoenobaenusM+
European Reed WarblerAcrocephalus scirpaceusM-
African Reed WarblerAcrocephalus baeticatusS+
Great Reed WarblerAcrocephalus arundinaceusS+
Western Olivaceous WarblerIduna opacaS+
Melodious WarblerHippolais polyglottaM-
Common Grasshopper WarblerLocustella naeviaM-
Savi's WarblerLocustella luscinioidesS-
Zitting CisticolaCisticola juncidisY+
Dartford WarblerSylvia undataW-
Spectacled WarblerSylvia conspicillataS+,W-
Subalpine WarblerSylvia cantillansM+
Sardinian WarblerSylvia melanocephalaY+
Western Orphean WarblerSylvia hortensisM-
Common WhitethroatSylvia communisM+
Garden WarblerSylvia borinM+
BlackcapSylvia atricapillaW+
GoldcrestRegulus regulusW-
FirecrestRegulus ignicapillaW+
Eurasian WrenTroglodytes troglodytesY+
Short-toed TreecreeperCerthia brachydactylaY+
Spotless StarlingSturnus unicolorY+
Common StarlingSturnus vulgarisW+
Ring OuzelTurdus torquatusM-
Common BlackbirdTurdus merulaY+
FieldfareTurdus pilarisW-
Song ThrushTurdus philomelosW+
RedwingTurdus iliacusW-
Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorusY-
Spotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striataS-
European RobinErithacus rubeculaW+
Common NightingaleLuscinia megarhynchosS+
BluethroatLuscinia svecicaW+
Pied FlycatcherFicedula hypoleucaM+
Black RedstartPhoenicurus ochrurosW+
Common RedstartPhoenicurus phoenicurusM-
WhinchatSaxicola rubetraM+
Common StonechatSaxicola rubicolaY+
Northern WheatearOenanthe oenantheM+
Black-eared WheatearOenanthe hispanicaS-
House SparrowPasser domesticusY+
Spanish SparrowPasser hispaniolensisY+
Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanusY-
Black-headed WeaverPloceus melanocephalusY+
Yellow-crowned BishopEuplectes aferY+
Common WaxbillEstrilda astrildY+
Orange-cheeked WaxbillEstrilda melpodaY+
Black-rumped WaxbillEstrilda troglodytesY-
Red AvadavatAmandava amandavaY-
DunnockPrunella modularisW-
Yellow WagtailMotacilla flavaS+,W-
Grey WagtailMotacilla cinereaW-
White WagtailMotacilla albaS-,W+
Richard's PipitAnthus richardiW-
Tawny PipitAnthus campestrisM-
Tree PipitAnthus trivialisM-
Meadow PipitAnthus pratensisW+
Water PipitAnthus spinolettaW-
Common ChaffinchFringilla coelebsY+
BramblingFringilla montifringillaW-
HawfinchCoccothraustes coccothraustesW-
European GreenfinchChloris chlorisY+
Common LinnetLinaria cannabinaY+
European GoldfinchCarduelis carduelisY+
European SerinSerinus serinusY+
European SiskinSpinus spinusW+
Cirl BuntingEmberiza cirlusY-
Ortolan BuntingEmberiza hortulanaM-
Common Reed BuntingEmberiza schoeniclusW+
Corn BuntingEmberiza 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.