Birds

Birds of St Ives - 2

MEADOW PIPIT Anthus pratensis Resident/migrant breeder and passage visitor

TREE PIPIT Anthus trivialis Migrant breeder/passage visitor

YELLOW WAGTAIL Motacilla flava Rare passage visitor

GREY WAGTAIL Motacilla cinerea Uncommon passage/winter visitor

PIED WAGTAIL Motacilla alba Resident/migrant breeder/passage visitor

WREN Troglodytes troglodytes Abundant resident breeder

HEDGE ACCENTOR Prunella modularis (Commonly known as DUNNOCK) Common resident breeder

ROBIN Erithacus rubecula Common resident breeder/winter visitor

BLACK REDSTART Phoenicurus ochrurus Scarce passage visitor

COMMON REDSTART Phoenicurus phoenicurus Uncommon migrant breeder/passage visitor

WHINCHAT Saxicola rubetra Rare passage visitor

COMMON STONECHAT Saxicola torquata Rare visitor, breeds on Harden Moor

NORTHERN WHEATEAR Oenanthe oenanthe Rare passage visitor

BLACKBIRD Turdus merula Common resident breeder/winter visitor

FIELDFARE Turdus pilaris Winter/passage visitor

SONG THRUSH Turdus philomelos Common resident breeder/winter visitor

REDWING Turdus iliacus Winter/passage visitor

MISTLE THRUSH Turdus viscivorus Resident breeder/passage visitor

COMMON WHITETHROAT Sylvia communis Passage visitor, breeds nearby (and may soon colonise St. Ives)

GARDEN WARBLER Sylvia borin Migrant breeder/ passage visitor

BLACKCAP Sylvia atricapilla Common migrant breeder and passage visitor

WOOD WARBLER Phylloscopus sibilatrix Regular breeder/occasional passage

CHIFFCHAFF Phylloscopus collibyta Increasingly common migrant breeder and passage visitor

WILLOW WARBLER Phylloscopus trochilus Common migrant breeder/passage visitor

GOLDCREST Regulus regulus Common resident breeder and passage/winter visitor

FIRECREST Regulus ignicapillus Rare passage visitor seen in 1993

SPOTTED FLYCATCHER Muscicapa striata Migrant breeder/passage visitor

PIED FLYCATCHER Ficedula hypoleuca Migrant breeder/passage visitor

LONG-TAILED TIT Aegithalus caudatus Resident breeder

WILLOW TIT Parus montanus Rare passage visitor

COAL TIT Parus ater Common resident breeder

BLUE TIT Parus caeruleus Abundant resident breeder

GREAT TIT Parus major Common resident breeder

WOOD NUTHATCH Sitta europaea Resident breeder

EURASIAN TREECREEPER Certhia familiaris Resident breeder

EURASIAN JAY Garrulus glanarius Resident breeder

MAGPIE Pica pica Resident breeder

EURASIAN JACKDAW Corvus monedula Resident breeder

ROOK Corvus frugilegus Resident

CARRION CROW Corvus corone Resident breeder

COMMON STARLING Sturnus vulgaris Common resident breeder/winter visitor

GOLDEN ORIOLE Oriolus oriolus Rare passage visitor seen in 2002

HOUSE SPARROW Passer domesticus Resident breeder

CHAFFINCH Fringilla coelebs Common resident breeder, passage/winter visitor

BRAMBLING Fringilla montifringilla Passage/winter visitor

GREENFINCH Carduelis chloris Resident breeder, passage/winter visitor

GOLDFINCH Carduelis carduelis Resident breeder/migrant and passage visitor

SISKIN Carduelis spinus Scarce resident/possible breeder, and common passage/winter visitor

LINNET Carduelis cannabina Passage migrant and occasional breeder

LESSER REDPOLL Carduelis caberet Passage/Winter visitor, occasional resident breeder
(formerly Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea caberet)

COMMON (MEALY) REDPOLL Carduelis flammea Rare passage visitor

COMMON CROSSBILL Loxia curvirostra Passage/winter visitor, and occasional summer resident and breeder

BULLFINCH Pyrrhula pyrrhula Uncommon resident breeder

YELLOWHAMMER Emberiza citronella Former breeder, passage visitor. No recent records

REED BUNTING Emberiza schoeniclus Rare passage visitor