Checklist of the birds of Sierra Norte

Common nameScientific nameSierra Norte
Greylag GooseAnser anserM-
GadwallMareca streperaW-
Common TealAnas creccaW-
MallardAnas platyrhynchosY+
Northern ShovelerSpatula clypeataW-
Red-legged PartridgeAlectoris rufaY+
Common QuailCoturnix coturnixS-
Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollisY+
Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatusY+
Black StorkCiconia nigraS-
Little BitternIxobrychus minutusS-
Black-crowned Night HeronNycticorax nycticoraxY-
Cattle EgretBubulcus ibisY+
Little EgretEgretta garzettaY+
Great EgretEgretta albaW-
Grey HeronArdea cinereaY+
Purple HeronArdea purpureaS-
OspreyPandion haliaetusW-
Black-shouldered KiteElanus caeruleusY-
Egyptian VultureNeophron percnopterusS-
Eurasian Griffon VultureGyps fulvusY+
Eurasian Black VultureAegypius monachusY+
Short-toed EagleCircaetus gallicusS+
Booted EagleHieraaetus pennataS+
Bonelli's EagleAquila fasciataY+
Spanish EagleAquila adalbertiY+
Golden EagleAquila chrysaetosY+
Northern GoshawkAccipiter gentilisY-
Eurasian SparrowhawkAccipiter nisusY+
Hen HarrierCircus cyaneusW-
Montagu's HarrierCircus pygargusS-
Black KiteMilvus migransS+
Common BuzzardButeo buteoY+
Purple Swamp-HenPorphyrio porphyrioY-
Common MoorhenGallinula chloropusY+
Eurasian CootFulica atraY+
Common CraneGrus grusM+
Eurasian Stone-CurlewBurhinus oedicnemusY-
Black-winged StiltHimantopus himantopusM-
Pied AvocetRecurvirostra avosettaM-
Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubiusS-
Common SnipeGallinago gallinagoW-
Common SandpiperActitis hypoleucosY-
Collared PratincoleGlareola pratincolaS-
Black-headed GullChroicocephalus ridibundusW-
Lesser Black-backed GullLarus fuscusW-
Black-bellied SandgrousePterocles orientalisY-
Rock DoveColumba liviaY+
Common WoodpigeonColumba palumbusY+
Eurasian Collared DoveStreptopelia decaoctoY+
European Turtle DoveStreptopelia turturS-
Great Spotted CuckooClamator glandariusS-
Common CuckooCuculus canorusS+
Barn OwlTyto albaY-
European Scops OwlOtus scopsS-
Eurasian Eagle OwlBubo buboY-
Tawny OwlStrix alucoY+
Little OwlAthene noctuaY+
Long-eared OwlAsio otusY-
Red-necked NightjarCaprimulgus ruficollisS-
Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melbaS-
Common SwiftApus apusS+
Pallid SwiftApus pallidusS-
White-rumped SwiftApus cafferS-
Little SwiftApus affinisS-
European RollerCoracias garrulusM-
Common KingfisherAlcedo atthisY-
European Bee-eaterMerops apiasterS+
Eurasian HoopoeUpupa epopsY+
Eurasian WryneckJynx torquillaY-
Great Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos majorY+
Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos minorY-
Iberian Green WoodpeckerPicus sharpeiY+
Lesser KestrelFalco naumanniS-
Common KestrelFalco tinnunculusY+
MerlinFalco columbariusW-
Eurasian HobbyFalco subbuteoS-
PeregrineFalco peregrinusY-
Southern Grey ShrikeLanius meridionalisY+
Woodchat ShrikeLanius senatorS+
Eurasian Golden OrioleOriolus oriolusS-
Eurasian JayGarrulus glandariusY+
Iberian MagpieCyanopica cookiY+
Common MagpiePica picaY+
Red-billed ChoughPyrrhocorax pyrrhocoraxY-
Western JackdawColoeus monedulaY+
Common RavenCorvus coraxY+
Coal TitPeriparus aterW-
Crested TitLophophanes cristatusY+
Blue TitCyanistes caeruleusY+
Great TitParus majorY+
Wood LarkLullula arboreaY+
Crested LarkGalerida cristataY+
Thekla LarkGalerida theklaeY+
Greater Short-toed LarkCalandrella brachydactylaM-
Calandra LarkMelanocorypha calandraY+
Sand MartinRiparia ripariaM-
Barn SwallowHirundo rusticaS+
Eurasian Crag MartinPtyonoprogne rupestrisY+
Common House MartinDelichon urbicumS+
Red-rumped SwallowCecropis dauricaS+
Cetti's WarblerCettia cettiY+
Long-tailed TitAegithalos caudatusY+
Bonelli's WarblerPhylloscopus bonelliM+,S-
Iberian ChiffchaffPhylloscopus ibericusS-
Sedge WarblerAcrocephalus schoenobaenusM-
European Reed WarblerAcrocephalus scirpaceusM-
Great Reed WarblerAcrocephalus arundinaceusM-
Western Olivaceous WarblerIduna opacaS-
Melodious WarblerHippolais polyglottaS+
Common Grasshopper WarblerLocustella naeviaM-
Zitting CisticolaCisticola juncidisY+
Dartford WarblerSylvia undataY+
Spectacled WarblerSylvia conspicillataS-
Subalpine WarblerSylvia cantillansS+
Sardinian WarblerSylvia melanocephalaY+
Western Orphean WarblerSylvia hortensisS-
Common WhitethroatSylvia communisM-
Garden WarblerSylvia borinM-
BlackcapSylvia atricapillaY+
Eurasian WrenTroglodytes troglodytesY+
Eurasian NuthatchSitta europaeaY+
Short-toed TreecreeperCerthia brachydactylaY+
Spotless StarlingSturnus unicolorY+
Ring OuzelTurdus torquatusM-
Common BlackbirdTurdus merulaY+
FieldfareTurdus pilarisW-
RedwingTurdus iliacusW-
Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorusY+
Spotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striataS-
European RobinErithacus rubeculaY+
Common NightingaleLuscinia megarhynchosS+
Black RedstartPhoenicurus ochrurosY+
Common RedstartPhoenicurus phoenicurusM-
Blue Rock ThrushMonticola solitariusY-
WhinchatSaxicola rubetraM-
Common StonechatSaxicola rubicolaY+
Black-eared WheatearOenanthe hispanicaS-
Black WheatearOenanthe leucuraY-
White-throated DipperCinclus cinclusY-
House SparrowPasser domesticusY+
Spanish SparrowPasser hispaniolensisY-
Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanusY-
Rock SparrowPetronia petroniaY+
Common WaxbillEstrilda astrildY-
Alpine AccentorPrunella collarisW-
Yellow WagtailMotacilla flavaS-
Grey WagtailMotacilla cinereaY+
Tawny PipitAnthus campestrisM-
Tree PipitAnthus trivialisM-
Common ChaffinchFringilla coelebsY+
BramblingFringilla montifringillaW-
HawfinchCoccothraustes coccothraustesY-
Eurasian BullfinchPyrrhula pyrrhulaW-
European GreenfinchChloris chlorisY+
Common LinnetLinaria cannabinaY+
European GoldfinchCarduelis carduelisY+
European SerinSerinus serinusY+
European SiskinSpinus spinusW-
Cirl BuntingEmberiza cirlusY+
Rock BuntingEmberiza ciaY+
Ortolan BuntingEmberiza hortulanaM-
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.