Checklist of the birds of Western Doñana

Common nameScientific nameWestern Doñana
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifronsW-
Greylag Goose Anser anserW+,S-
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-
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeataS-,W+
Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostrisW-
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufinaY+
Common Pochard Aythya ferinaY+
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyrocaY-
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligulaW-
Common Scoter Melanitta nigraW-
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufaY-
Common Quail Coturnix coturnixS-
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedeaY-
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicusY-
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicusM-
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollisY+
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatusY+
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollisY-
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseusY+
Black Stork Ciconia nigraW-
White Stork Ciconia ciconiaY+
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellusY+
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodiaY+
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+
Northern Gannet Morus bassanusW-
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-
Eurasian Black Vulture Aegypius monachusY-
Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicusS+
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennataY+
Spanish Eagle Aquila adalbertiY-
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilisY-
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisusY-
Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosusY+
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneusW-
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargusM-
Black Kite Milvus migransS+,W-
Red Kite Milvus milvusS-,W+
Common Buzzard Buteo buteoS-,W+
Water Rail Rallus aquaticusY-
Spotted Crake Porzana porzanaM-
Little Crake Porzana parvaM-
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusillaM-
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrioY+
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropusY+
Eurasian Coot Fulica atraY+
Red-Knobbed Coot Fulica cristataY-
Common Crane Grus grusW-
Eurasian Stone-Curlew Burhinus oedicnemusW-
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegusY-
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopusY+
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosettaY+
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellusS-,W+
European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricariaW-
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarolaS-,W+
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubiusS+,W-
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticulaY-
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinusY-
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopusY-
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquataW-
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosaS-,W+
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponicaW-
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpresW-
Red Knot Calidris canutusW-
Sanderling Calidris albaS-,W+
Little Stint Calidris minutaM-
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckiiM-
Ruff Calidris pugnaxW-
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferrugineaM-
Dunlin Calidris alpinaS-,W+
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticolaW-
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimusW-
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinagoW+
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucosY+
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropusY+
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropusM+
Common Greenshank Tringa nebulariaW+
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilisM-
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareolaM+
Common Redshank Tringa totanusS-,W+
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincolaS+
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundusY+
Slender-billed Gull Chroicocephalus geneiY-
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutusW-
Audouin's Gull Ichthyaetus audouiniiY-
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscusS-,W+
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellisY+
Greater Black-backed Gull Larus marinusW-
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon niloticaS+
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspiaY-
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensisS-,W+
Little Tern Sternula albifronsS-
Common Tern Sterna hirundoM-
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybridaS+
Black Tern Chlidonias nigerM-
Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinusM-
Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticusW-
Great Skua Stercorarius skuaY-
Razorbill Alca tordaW-
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arcticaM-
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchataY-
Rock Dove Columba liviaY+
Common Woodpigeon Columba palumbusY+
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaoctoY+
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turturS-
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandariusS-
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorusS-
Barn Owl Tyto albaY-
European Scops Owl Otus scopsS-
Eurasian Eagle Owl Bubo buboY-
Tawny Owl Strix alucoY-
Little Owl Athene noctuaY-
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 atthisY-
European Bee-eater Merops apiasterS+
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epopsY+
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquillaM-
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos majorY-
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minorY-
Iberian Green Woodpecker Picus sharpeiY-
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanniS-
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculusY+
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteoM-
Peregrine Falco peregrinusW-
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalisY+
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senatorS+
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolusS+
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandariusY-
Iberian Magpie Cyanopica cookiY+
Common Magpie Pica picaY+
Western Jackdaw Coloeus monedulaY-
Common Raven Corvus coraxY+
Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatusY+
Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleusY+
Great Tit Parus majorY+
Eurasian Penduline Tit Remiz pendulinusY-
Wood Lark Lullula arboreaY-
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensisW-
Crested Lark Galerida cristataY+
Thekla Lark Galerida theklaeY-
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactylaS-
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandraY-
Lesser Short-toed Lark Alaudula rufescensY-
Sand Martin Riparia ripariaS+
Barn Swallow Hirundo rusticaS+,W-
Eurasian Crag Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestrisW-
Common House Martin Delichon urbicumS+,W-
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis dauricaS+
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cettiY+
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatusY+
Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus bonelliM-
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybitaW+
Iberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus ibericusS+
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 polyglottaS+
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioidesS+
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidisY+
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undataY+
Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillataS-
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillansM+
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephalaY+
Western Orphean Warbler Sylvia hortensisM-
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communisM-
Garden Warbler Sylvia borinM+
Blackcap Sylvia atricapillaY+
Firecrest Regulus ignicapillaY-
Eurasian Wren Troglodytes troglodytesY+
Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactylaY+
Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolorY+
Common Starling Sturnus vulgarisW+
Common Blackbird Turdus merulaY+
Song Thrush Turdus philomelosW+
Redwing Turdus iliacusW-
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorusW-
Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin Cercotrichas galactotesS-
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striataS-
European Robin Erithacus rubeculaW+
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchosS+
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+
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrildY+
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flavaS+
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 coelebsY+
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustesW-
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhulaW-
European Greenfinch Chloris chlorisY+
Common Linnet Linaria cannabinaY+
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelisY+
European Serin Serinus serinusY+
European Siskin Spinus spinusW-
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlusY-
Rock Bunting Emberiza ciaW-
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulanaM-
Common Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclusW-
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandraY+

Y: Seen all year round.

S: It is observed only during the breeding 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.