Checklist of the birds of the Strait of Gibraltar

Common nameScientific nameStatus
Greylag GooseAnser anserW-
Common ShelduckTadorna tadornaW-
Eurasian WigeonMareca penelopeW-
GadwallMareca streperaW-
Common TealAnas creccaW-
MallardAnas platyrhynchosY+
Northern PintailAnas acutaW-
GarganeySpatula querquedulaM-
Northern ShovelerSpatula clypeataW-
Red-crested PochardNetta rufinaW-
Common PochardAythya ferinaW-
Tufted DuckAythya fuligulaW-
Common ScoterMelanitta nigraW-
Red-breasted MerganserMergus serratorW-
Red-legged PartridgeAlectoris rufaY+
Common QuailCoturnix coturnixM-
Common PheasantPhasianus colchicusY+
Sooty ShearwaterPuffinus griseusM-
Yelkouan ShearwaterPuffinus yelkouanM-
Balearic ShearwaterPuffinus mauretanicusS-,W+
European Storm-PetrelHydrobates pelagicusW-
Leach's Storm-PetrelOceanodroma leucorhoaW-
Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollisY+
Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatusY-
Black-necked GrebePodiceps nigricollisW-
Greater FlamingoPhoenicopterus roseusY-
Black StorkCiconia nigraM+,W-
White StorkCiconia ciconiaY+
Northern Bald IbisGeronticus eremitaS+,W-
Glossy IbisPlegadis falcinellusY+
Eurasian SpoonbillPlatalea leucorodiaY+
Great BitternBotaurus stellarisW-
Little BitternIxobrychus minutusS-
Black-crowned Night HeronNycticorax nycticoraxY-
Squacco HeronArdeola ralloidesY-
Cattle EgretBubulcus ibisY+
Little EgretEgretta garzettaY+
Great EgretEgretta albaW+
Grey HeronArdea cinereaY+
Purple HeronArdea purpureaS-
Northern GannetMorus bassanusS-,W+
Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carboS-,W+
European ShagPhalacrocorax aristotelisY-
OspreyPandion haliaetusW-
Black-shouldered KiteElanus caeruleusS-,W+
Egyptian VultureNeophron percnopterusM+,S-
European Honey BuzzardPernis apivorusM+
Eurasian Griffon VultureGyps fulvusY+
Rüppell's Griffon VultureGyps rueppelliiY-
Eurasian Black VultureAegypius monachusW-
Lesser Spotted EagleClanga pomarinaW-
Greater Spotted EagleClanga clangaW-
Booted EagleHieraaetus pennataS+,W-
Bonelli's EagleAquila fasciataY-
Spanish EagleAquila adalbertiS-,W+
Golden EagleAquila chrysaetosW-
Northern GoshawkAccipiter gentilisY-
Eurasian SparrowhawkAccipiter nisusY+
Western Marsh HarrierCircus aeruginosusS-,W+
Hen HarrierCircus cyaneusW+
Pallid HarrierCircus macrourusW-
Montagu's HarrierCircus pygargusM+,S-
Black KiteMilvus migransS+
Red KiteMilvus milvusW+
Common BuzzardButeo buteoY+
Long-legged BuzzardButeo rufinusY-
Little BustardTetrax tetraxY-
Water RailRallus aquaticusW-
Purple Swamp-HenPorphyrio porphyrioY+
Common MoorhenGallinula chloropusY+
Common CraneGrus grusW+
Eurasian Stone-CurlewBurhinus oedicnemusS-,W+
Eurasian OystercatcherHaematopus ostralegusM+,W-
Black-winged StiltHimantopus himantopusY+
Pied AvocetRecurvirostra avosettaW-
Sociable LapwingVanellus gregariusW+
European Golden PloverPluvialis apricariaW+
Grey PloverPluvialis squatarolaW+
Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubiusM+,S-,W-
Common Ringed PloverCharadrius hiaticulaS-,W+
Kentish PloverCharadrius alexandrinusY+
WhimbrelNumenius phaeopusW-
Eurasian CurlewNumenius arquataW-
Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosaM+,W-
Bar-tailed GodwitLimosa lapponicaM+,W-
Ruddy TurnstoneArenaria interpresS-,W+
Red KnotCalidris canutusW-
SanderlingCalidris albaS-,W+
Little StintCalidris minutaW-
Temminck's StintCalidris temminckiiM-
RuffCalidris pugnaxW-
Curlew SandpiperCalidris ferrugineaM-
Purple SandpiperCalidris maritimaW-
DunlinCalidris alpinaS-,W+
Eurasian WoodcockScolopax rusticolaW-
Jack SnipeLymnocryptes minimusW-
Common SnipeGallinago gallinagoW+
Common SandpiperActitis hypoleucosS-,W+
Green SandpiperTringa ochropusW+
Spotted RedshankTringa erythropusM-
Common GreenshankTringa nebulariaM+,W-
Wood SandpiperTringa glareolaM+
Common RedshankTringa totanusW+
Collared PratincoleGlareola pratincolaS+
Black-legged KittiwakeRissa tridactylaW-
Black-headed GullChroicocephalus ridibundusY+
Slender-billed GullChroicocephalus geneiM-
Little GullHydrocoloeus minutusW-
Audouin's GullIchthyaetus audouiniiS-,W+
Mediterranean GullIchthyaetus melanocephalusW-
Mew GullLarus canusW-
Lesser Black-backed GullLarus fuscusS-,W+
Herring GullLarus argentatusW-
Yellow-legged GullLarus michahellisY+
Greater Black-backed GullLarus marinusW-
Gull-billed TernGelochelidon niloticaM-
Caspian TernHydroprogne caspiaW-
Lesser Crested TernThalasseus bengalensisM-
Sandwich TernThalasseus sandvicensisS-,W+
Little TernSternula albifronsM+
Common TernSterna hirundoM+
Whiskered TernChlidonias hybridaM-
Black TernChlidonias nigerM-
Pomarine SkuaStercorarius pomarinusM-
Arctic SkuaStercorarius parasiticusW-
Great SkuaStercorarius skuaY-
RazorbillAlca tordaW-
Atlantic PuffinFratercula arcticaW-
Rock DoveColumba liviaY+
Stock DoveColumba oenasW-
Common WoodpigeonColumba palumbusY+
Eurasian Collared DoveStreptopelia decaoctoY+
European Turtle DoveStreptopelia turturS+
Great Spotted CuckooClamator glandariusM-
Common CuckooCuculus canorusS-
Barn OwlTyto albaY-
European Scops OwlOtus scopsS-
Eurasian Eagle OwlBubo buboY-
Tawny OwlStrix alucoY+
Little OwlAthene noctuaY+
Long-eared OwlAsio otusY-
Short-eared OwlAsio flammeusW-
European NightjarCaprimulgus europaeusM-
Red-necked NightjarCaprimulgus ruficollisS+
Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melbaM+
Common SwiftApus apusS+
Pallid SwiftApus pallidusS+
White-rumped SwiftApus cafferS-
Little SwiftApus affinisS+,W-
European RollerCoracias garrulusM-
Common KingfisherAlcedo atthisS-,W+
European Bee-eaterMerops apiasterS+
Eurasian HoopoeUpupa epopsY+
Eurasian WryneckJynx torquillaY-
Great Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos majorY+
Iberian Green WoodpeckerPicus sharpeiY+
Lesser KestrelFalco naumanniS+,W-
Common KestrelFalco tinnunculusY+
MerlinFalco columbariusW-
Eurasian HobbyFalco subbuteoM-
Eleonora's FalconFalco eleonoraeM-
LannerFalco biarmicusM-
PeregrineFalco peregrinusY+
Southern Grey ShrikeLanius meridionalisW-
Woodchat ShrikeLanius senatorS+
Eurasian Golden OrioleOriolus oriolusS-
Eurasian JayGarrulus glandariusY-
Common MagpiePica picaY-
Western JackdawColoeus monedulaY+
Common RavenCorvus coraxY+
Crested TitLophophanes cristatusY-
Blue TitCyanistes caeruleusY+
Great TitParus majorY+
Eurasian Penduline TitRemiz pendulinusW+
Wood LarkLullula arboreaS-,W+
Eurasian SkylarkAlauda arvensisW+
Crested LarkGalerida cristataY+
Thekla LarkGalerida theklaeY+
Greater Short-toed LarkCalandrella brachydactylaS+
Calandra LarkMelanocorypha calandraY+
Common BulbulPycnonotus barbatusY-
Sand MartinRiparia ripariaM+
Barn SwallowHirundo rusticaS+,W-
Eurasian Crag MartinPtyonoprogne rupestrisS-,W+
Common House MartinDelichon urbicumS+,W-
Red-rumped SwallowCecropis dauricaS+
Cetti's WarblerCettia cettiY+
Long-tailed TitAegithalos caudatusY-
Bonelli's WarblerPhylloscopus bonelliS+
Common ChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybitaW+
Iberian ChiffchaffPhylloscopus ibericusS-
Willow WarblerPhylloscopus trochilusM+
Sedge WarblerAcrocephalus schoenobaenusM-
European Reed WarblerAcrocephalus scirpaceusM-
African Reed WarblerAcrocephalus baeticatusS+
Great Reed WarblerAcrocephalus arundinaceusS+
Western Olivaceous WarblerIduna opacaS-
Melodious WarblerHippolais polyglottaS+
Common Grasshopper WarblerLocustella naeviaM-
Savi's WarblerLocustella luscinioidesM-
Zitting CisticolaCisticola juncidisY+
Dartford WarblerSylvia undataY-
Spectacled WarblerSylvia conspicillataS-
Subalpine WarblerSylvia cantillansM+
Sardinian WarblerSylvia melanocephalaY+
Western Orphean WarblerSylvia hortensisS-
Common WhitethroatSylvia communisM+,S-
Garden WarblerSylvia borinM+
BlackcapSylvia atricapillaY+
FirecrestRegulus ignicapillaY-
Eurasian WrenTroglodytes troglodytesY+
Eurasian NuthatchSitta europaeaY-
Short-toed TreecreeperCerthia brachydactylaY+
Spotless StarlingSturnus unicolorY+
Common StarlingSturnus vulgarisW+
Ring OuzelTurdus torquatusM-
Common BlackbirdTurdus merulaY+
Song ThrushTurdus philomelosW+
RedwingTurdus iliacusW-
Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorusY-
Rufous-tailed Scrub RobinCercotrichas galactotesS-
Spotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striataS+
European RobinErithacus rubeculaS-,W+
Common NightingaleLuscinia megarhynchosS+
BluethroatLuscinia svecicaW+
Pied FlycatcherFicedula hypoleucaM+
Black RedstartPhoenicurus ochrurosW+
Common RedstartPhoenicurus phoenicurusM+
Rufous-tailed Rock ThrushMonticola saxatilisM-
Blue Rock ThrushMonticola solitariusY-
WhinchatSaxicola rubetraM+
Common StonechatSaxicola rubicolaY+
Northern WheatearOenanthe oenantheM+
Black-eared WheatearOenanthe hispanicaS-
House SparrowPasser domesticusY+
Spanish SparrowPasser hispaniolensisY+
Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanusY-
Common WaxbillEstrilda astrildY-
DunnockPrunella modularisW-
Yellow WagtailMotacilla flavaS+
Grey WagtailMotacilla cinereaS-,W+
White WagtailMotacilla albaS-,W+
Tawny PipitAnthus campestrisS+
Tree Pipit