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OCTOBER 2016 NEWS

 

topoTaxa index (n= 3 + 40 = 43) + (1) Gibraltar
GALLOANSERAE
 
Anser brachyrhynchus Branta bernicla hrota Anas discors  

NEOAVES

Pelecanus crispus Calidris subruficollis Sterna maxima Phylloscopus fuscatus
Podylimbus podiceps Calidris melanotos Streptopelia senegalensis Sylvia curruca
Gyps rueppellii Xenus cinereus Zenaida macroura Iduna cf. rama
Circus macrourus Tringa flavipes Chaetura pelagica Ficedula parva
Buteo rufinus Limnodromus scolopaceus Pycnonotus barbatus Phoenicurus moussieri
Buteo x rufinus Cursorius cursor Corvus cornix Oenanthe isabellina
Aquila clanga Stercorarius maccormickii Corvus albus Erythrina erythrina
Aquila pomarina Chroicocephalus philadelphia Phylloscopus borealis Calcarius lapponicus
Aquila nipalensis Larus cachinnans Phylloscopus inornatus Emberiza pusilla
Crex crex Sterna bengalensis Phylloscopus humei  
Vanellus gregarius      

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Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus (1)
(1) Asturias. On On 6.10 a bird was seen at Ría de la Villa, Villaviciosa, Asturias (Juan Zaldívar).

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Pale-belllied Brent Goose Branta bernicla hrota (1,2-8)
(1) A Coruña. On 7.10 one was at Baldaio, Carballo, A Coruña (Juan Pita Romero). On 9.10 it was still there (Xabier Varela). See a thumbnail here. Still there on 14.10 (Xabi Varela).

(2-8) Pontevedra. The group of ringed birds, five 1w and two adults, coming from Ireland, that were seen last month at Ensenada da Seca, Combarro, Poio, Pontevedra, continued there on 14.10 (Cosme Damián Romay). These birds remained in the area on 27.10 (Vitor Xosé Cabaleiro).

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topoBlue-winged Teal Anas discors (1)
(1) Tenerife. There was a bird at El Guincho, Tenerife, Canary Islands on 31.10 (Justin Jansen).

NEOAVES

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DALMATIAN PELICAN Pelecanus crispus (1) 1st FOR SPAIN. ORIGIN UNKNOWN
(1) Gipuzkoa. On 6.10 a bird was seen at Txingudi, Plaiaundi, Irún (José Ramón Otamendi). The 1st for Spain. This is the same bird seen in France c.40 km N a few days before, but origin so far unknown. See two photos below and a thumbnail here.

Pelcri

Photo: © José Ramón Otamendi 6.10.2016

Pelcri

Photo: © José Ramón Otamendi 6.10.2016

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topoPied-billed Grebe Podylimbus podiceps (1)
(1) Gran Canaria. The bird at Estanque del Matorral, Gran Canaria, Canary islands seen in August was relocated on 12.10 at El Matorral pond, Gran Canaria, Canary islands (Miguel Avelino Suarez,Pepi Simba,Liberto y Francisco Guerra). See a photo below and a thumbnail here (Miguel Avelino Suárez). The bird remained there on 31.10 (Jesús Remírez, Xabier Remírez).

Podpod

Photo: © Miguel Avelino Suárez 12.10.2016

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nRuppell's Vulture Gyps rueppellii (1-2,3-7,8,9-10,11-12)
(1-2) Cádiz. On 2.10 there were two over Tarifa, Cádiz (Martin Roost, Javier Elorriaga/Birding the Strait). See two photos below.

Gyprup

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 2.10.2016

Gyprup

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 2.10.2016

(3-7) Cádiz On 2.10 there were 5 ind altogether at La Janda, Cádiz (Manuel Morales, Manuel Mojarro). Relocated later in the day (J.A. Sarry, Javier Rengel, Paco Montoya, Marçal Pla Yjarro,Fco Javier Navarro Quiros - Cocn and others).

(8) Cádiz On 8.10 there was a bird at El Cabrito, Tarifa, Cádiz (Javi Elorriaga, Samuel Büttler et al).

(9-10) Cádiz On 17.10 two were at Valle del Santuario, Tarifa, Cádiz (J.A. Sarry). These two or other further two birds were seen at the same site on 26.10 (J.A.Sarry).

(11-12) Cádiz. On 31.10 there were 2 ind amongst 2000 Griffons in Tarifa, Cádiz (Javier Elorriaga/Birding the Strait).

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nPallid Harrier Circus macrourus (1,2,3)
(1) Cádiz. On 2.10 one 1w ♂ was seen at La Janda, Cádiz (Martin Roost, Javier Elorriaga/Birding the Strait). See a photo below.Seen again on 8.10 (Javi Elorriaga, Samuel Büttler, et al ). Still there on 22.10 (J.A. Sarry).

Cirmac

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 2.10.2016

(2) Cádiz. On 5.10 a juvenile was seen in active migration over Algarrobo, Algeciras, Cádiz (Alex Onrubia, Javi Elorriaga et al.).

(3) Cádiz. On 20.10 (Rick Owen, see a thumbnail here) and on 22.10 (J.A.Sarry),one ad ♂ was seen at La Janda, Cádiz .

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Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
(1,2)
(1) Cádiz. On On 8.10 a bird was seen at Véjer de la Frontera, Cádiz (Manuel Morales @observado.org ).

(2) Ávila. A bird, presumably found a week before, remained at Blascomillan, Ávila on 29.10 (Delfín González). See a photo below. On 30.10 it was seen again (Juan Diego Acevedo).

Butruf

Photo: © Delfín González 29.10.2016

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Gibraltar Buzzard Buteo x rufinus (1)
(1) Cádiz. On 15.10 a bird of these Gibraltar Buzzards was seen over Tarifa, Cádiz (Javier Elorriaga). See three photos below.

Butxruf

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 15.10.2016

Butxruf

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 15.10.2016

Butxruf

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 15.10.2016

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Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga (1)
(1) Cádiz. The adult found on 22.9 at La Janda, Cádiz remained there on 2.10 (Martin Roost, Javier Elorriaga/Birding the Strait). See a photo below. Seen again on 8.10 (Javi Elorriaga, Samuel Büttler, et al). See a photo below (Javi Elorriaga /Birding the Strait).

Aqucla

Photo: © Javier Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 2.10.2016

Aqucla

Photo: © Javier Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 8.10.2016

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Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina (1,2)
(1) Mallorca. On On 2.10 a bird was seen from Cap Ses Salines, Mallorca, Illes Balears (Josep Manchado, Susana Quintanilla, Carlos López-Jurado, Martin Schultz, Mara Schultz). See a thumbnail here (Josep Manchado).Seen again over Blanquer de Maria, Maria de la Salut, Mallorca on 5.10 (Pere Vicens @ Rareses ornitològiques balears).

(2) Cádiz. On 15.10 one was seen at Cazalla, Tarifa, Cádiz (Rob Miller). See a thumbnail here.

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Hybrid Lesser x Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina x clanga (1)
(1) Lleida- Albacete. On 10.10 a satellite- tracked bird was passing near Montgai, Lleida. On 13.10 it had moved south to S of Albacete , where found, photographed and videotaped. thumbnails also here (Rafa Torralba, Rafa Martínez).On 15.10 it had reached Cádiz province (Movebank), see a map below. On 17.10 the Aquila pomarina x clanga satellite-tracked bird was seen at La Janda, Cádiz (José Luís Garzón, Javier Elorriaga, Alex Colorado).

 

Video: © Rafa Torralba 13.10.2016

Aqupomxcla

Photo: © Rafa Torralba 13.10.2016

Aqupomxcla

Photo: © Rafa Torralba 13.10.2016

Aqupomxcla

Photo: © Rafa Torralba 13.10.2016

Aqupomcla

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Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis (1,2 )
(1) Cádiz. A bird bringing falconry straps and rather damaged plumage was seen at Cazalla, Tarifa, Cádiz on 10.10 (Carlos Torralbo et al / MIGRES). ESCAPE

(2) Cádiz. On 17.10 a wild subadult was seen and photographed at La Janda, Cádiz (Mike Bowser, Javier Elorriaga / Birding the Strait). See photos below (Javi Elorriaga). 2nd for Spain.

Aqunip

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 17.10.2016

Aqunip

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 17.10.2016

Aqunip

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 17.10.2016

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topoCorncrake Crex crex (1,2,3)
(1) Lanzarote. A bird was seen and taken into care when found exhausted at Tias golf course, Lanzarote, on 8.10 (Francisco Javier García Vargas). See a photo below.

Crecre

Photo: © Francisco Javier García Vargas 8.10.2016

(2) Cádiz. On 6.10 one was found killed by a car at El Pelayo, Algeciras, Cádiz (Carlos Torralbo, Wioleta Franczyk et al).

(3) A Coruña. On 15.10 a bird was seen at Lobadiz, Ferrol, A Coruña (Pablo Gutiérrez).

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Sociable Plover Vanellus gregarius (1,2,3)
(1) Sevilla. There was one on 19.10 within a flock of V.vanellus at Isla Mayor, Doñana, Sevilla (Alberto Pastoriza @observado.org).

(2) Alicante. There was a bird at Vistabella, El Hondo, Alicante on 25.10 (Barry Chambers). See a thumbnail here. On 26.10 it was still there (Malcolm Palmer, Brian Hunt).

(3) Cáceres. There was one on 30.10 at Cáceres plains, Cáceres (Neil Renwick). See a review of Extremadura records here.

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nBuff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis (1,2,3-4,5)
(1)
Huesca. The bird found on 12.9, or another, at San Salvador reservoir, Huesca was seen again on 1.10 (Jesús Lavedán).

(2) Almeria. The bird seen last month at Rambla Morales, Cabo de Gata, Almería, remained there on 2.10 (Peter Soper). Seen again on 7-10 (Matthew Scott), see a thumbnail here, and 8.10, a juvenile was still at Rambla Morales, Cabo de Gata, Almería (Juan Pérez-Contreras; Peter Soper; Raimundo Martín). See two photos below (Juan Pérez Contreras).

Calsub

Photo: © Juan Pérez Contreras 8.10.2016

Calsub

Photo: © Juan Pérez Contreras 8.10.2016

(3-4) Tarragona. On 3.10 the 2 birds seen previously were relocated at Migjorn grassfields, Delta de l'Ebre, Tarragona (Vicente Francisco Tamarit @ornitho.cat). One moved to La Comandanta ricefields, Delta de l’Ebre, Tarragona on 18.10 (Sergi Torné).

topo(5) Tenerife. On 29.10 a bird was seen at Buenavista golf, Buenavista del Norte, Tenerife, Canary Islands (Justin Jansen).

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nPectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos (1,2,3)
(1)
Huesca. The bird found on 14.9, or another, at San Salvador reservoir, Huesca was seen again on 1.10 (Jesús Lavedán).

(2) Girona. On 7.10 a juvenile was at El Matà, Aiguamolls de l'Empordà, Girona (Manel Barrios, Enric Muñoz @ birdingemporda.com). This bird was still there on 12.10 (Miquel Arxer @ birdingemporda.com).

(3) Cádiz. The bird found at La Janda, Cádiz on 23.9 remained in the area on 11.10 (Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait). See a photo below.

Calmel

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 11.10.2016

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Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus (1)
(1) Tarragona. On 16.10 one was found at La Comandanta ricefields, Sant Jaume d'Enveja, Delta del'Ebre, Tarragona (Josep Tantull, Roser Solé). Photo to come.

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Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes (1,2,3)
(1) Valencia. On 13.10 an adult was found at Estany de El Pujol, Albufera de Valencia (A. Abad, B. Dies, M. Andújar, V. París @birdingalbufera.es). Still there on 14.10 (J.L. Terrasa @birdingalbufera.es).

(2) A Coruña. On 21.10 a bird was at Nemiña, Muxia, A Coruña (Fernando Pereiras, Xoan Kobalto). See an entry in his blog here. The bird was relocated on 26.10 (Fernando Pereiras).

topo(3) Lanzarote. On 23.10 one 1w was at Tias golf course,Lanzarote, Canary Islands (Francisco Javier García Vargas; Antonio Unquiles). Still there on 24.10 (David Pérez). See photos below and thumbnails here.

Trifla

Photo: © F.Javier García Vargas 23.10.2016

Trifla

Photo: © F.Javier García Vargas 23.10.2016

Trifla

Photo: © David Pérez 24.10.2016

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Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus (1,2)
(1) Sevilla. There was one on 11.10 at Arroyo de Majalberraque, Doñana, La Puebla del Río, Sevilla (Adam Bergqvist). See a thumbnail here. On 19.10 this bird was seen at Dehesa de Abajo, Puebla del Rio, Sevilla (Paco Chiclana).

(2) Valladolid. On 12.10 a bird reached Laguna de Pedraja, Valladolid (José Luís Castro). It was not properly identified as such until 15.10 (Juan Sagardía) when relocated (Nicolás Muñoz). See a photo below (Nicolás Muñoz).

Linsco

Photo: © Nicolás Muñoz 15.10.2016

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Cream-coloured Courser Cursorius cursor (1)
(1) Sevilla. On 13.10 a bird was seen at Campiña de Écija, Sevilla within a restricted access area (Javier Rengel, Gerardo García Tapia). Photos at observado.org here. On 14.10 the bird continued there (J.A. Sarry). See a thumbnail here.

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topoSOUTH POLAR SKUA Stercorarius maccormickii (1)
(1) La Palma. One was on 1.10 off Tazacorte, La Palma, Canary Islands (David Castro @ Birds of the Canary Islands Facebook). See a vidcap below.

Stemac

Photo: © David Castro/ Birds of the Canary Islands 1.10.2016

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Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia (1)
(1) A Coruña . The returning adult bird, 'Phil', was seen for the first time this year at Cariño, A Coruña on 21.10(Ricardo Hevia). See a photo below.

Chrphi

Photo: © Ricardo Hevia 21.10.2016

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nCaspian Gull Larus cachinnans (1,2)
(1) Bizkaia. On 27.10 a 1w was at Ondarroa, Bizkaia (Juan Carlos Andrés)

(2) Bizkaia On 28.10 a 1w ringed bird coming from Germany was seen and photographed off Santurtzi, Bizkaia (Gorka Ocio). According to its features it seems to be a hybrid involving cachinanns genes (Gabriel Martín).

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nLesser-crested Tern Sterna bengalensis (1-2,3,4)
(1-2) Cádiz. On 5.10 2 ind (1 juv.+1 ad) were at Playa de los Lances, Tarifa, Cádiz (J.A. Sarry, Paco Montoya).

(3) Cádiz. On 2.10 a bird was at Playa de La Jara, Sanlucar de Barrameda, Cádiz (Paco Chiclana). See photos below.

Steben

Photo: © Paco Chiclana 2.10.2016

Steben

Photo: © Paco Chiclana 2.10.2016

(4-5) Cádiz. On 22.10 there were two (J.A. Sarry) and 23.10 one bird remained at Playa de los Lances, Cádiz, the last day with a Royal Tern (Yeray Seminario, Javi Elorriaga).

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Royal Tern Sterna maxima (1,2)
(1) Cádiz. On 2.10 a bird was seen at Los Lances, Tarifa, Cádiz (Yeray Seminario, Juanjo Iglesias y Carlos Torralvo).

(2) Cádiz. On 23.10 a bird was at Playa de los Lances, Cádiz with a bengalensis tern (Yeray Seminario, Javi Elorriaga). See a photo below (Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait).

Stemax

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga 23.10.2016

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Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis (1)
(1) Málaga. On 17.10 a bird was seen near Lonja Sur, Málaga Harbour, near Guadalmedina river, Málaga (Guillermo López Zamora).

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Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura (1) ORIGIN UNKNOWN
(1) Lleida. On 5.10 a bird looking like the species was reported at Estany d'Ivars i Vila-Sana, Lleida (Carles Oliver).

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Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica (1)
(1) Asturias. On 21.10 a bird was seen from Punta de la Vaca, Gozón, Asturias (Elías García Sánchez). Last influx in 2005, see here.

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Garden Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus (1)
(1) Cádiz . One was reported at Tarifa, Cádiz, on 6.10 (Henk Castelijns, Wouter den Boer, Nijs Stam @observado.org ). It was seen again on 23.10 (J.A. Sarry @ observado.org).

Hooded Crow Corvus cornix (1,2,3-4,5,6)
(1)
Ibiza (Eivissa). The bird seen at Es Cavallet beach, Eivissa, on 27.9 was still there on 1.10 (Emma Guinart).See a photo below and thumbnails here.

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Photo: © Emma Guinart 1.10.2016

(2) Gibraltar. The bird seen in previous months was relocated at Europa point, Gibraltar, on 9.10 (John Cortés). Seen again on 15.10 (Alex Colorado). See a thumbnail here.

(3-4) Barcelona. The birds seen previously at El Prat de Llobregat were seen again on 15.10 at Cal Tet, Llobregat delta, Barcelona (Marta Jornet @ornitho.cat). On 18.10 there was one at El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona. Relocated (Carles Oliver @ornitho.cat).On 21.10 one bird was still at El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Pancho Pou, Javier Oliver @ ornitho.cat) but two were seen from the river on 22.10 (Manolo García Tarrasón).

(5) Barcelona. The bird seen previously was seen again at La Murtra beach, Viladecans, Barcelona, on 23.10 (Mireia Lara @ornitho.cat). Still there on 30.10 (Cristian Bonsoms @ornitho.cat).

(6) Tarragona. There was a bird at L'Ampolla sea promenade, Tarragona, on 26-27.10 (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch).

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topoPied Crow Corvus albus (1-3)
(1) Gran Canaria. On 26.10 three birds reached Las Palmas de Gran Canaria harbour, Canary Islands (Gonzalo Pino). According to local birdwatchers they are probably ship-assisted birds. There were previous single records in 2015. See a photo below (Gonzalo Pino).

Coralb

Photo: © Gonzalo Pino 26.10.2016

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Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis(1)
(1) Madrid. On 21.10 one was seen at Parque del Retiro, Madrid (Joan A. Ximenis).

 

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nYellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus LARGEST INFLUX EVER RECORDED IN SPAIN (237)

  • First tenth (1-10.10.2016) n=46


(1) Barcelona. On 3.10 there was one bird at Santa Maria de Merlès, Barcelona (Xavi Larruy @ornitho.cat).

(2) Mallorca On 4.10 a bird was found at Boquer Valley, Pollença, Mallorca (Mike Pilsworth).

(3) Barcelona On 5.10 a bird was seen at Castellet i la Gornal, Barcelona (Xavier Bayer @ ornitho.cat)

(4) Girona On 5.10 A bird was detected at Ter river, Gualta, Girona (Joan Goy). Still present on 6-7.10 (Joan Goy).

(5) Barcelona On 5.10 a bird was heard at La Bunyola canal, El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Ferran López).

(6) Barcelona On 5.10 an individual was found at Mogent river, Vilanova del Vallès, Barcelona (Daniel Roca).See a photo at ornitho.cat.

(7) Barcelona On 6.10 a bird was detected at Begues, Barcelona (Rafael González de Lucas @ornitho.cat).

(8) Barcelona On 6.10 a bird was at Besòs river, Barcelona (Xesco Macià). See a thumbnail here.

(9) Girona On 6.10 a bird was seen near the aerodrome at Pals ricefields, Girona (Miquel Angel Fuentes @ ornitho.cat)

(10) Girona On 6.10 another bird was at Fontajau, Girona (Miquel Angel Fuentes @ ornitho.cat).

(11) Barcelona On 7.10 a bird was at Parc fluvial del Besòs, Montcada i Reixac, Barcelona (Xavi Larruy @ornitho.cat).

(12-13) Barcelona On 7.10 two birds were at Riu Mogent, Pla de Can Font +Aiguabarreig Mogent - Vallforners, La Roca del Vallès, Barcelona (Javi Mendoza). Still one at Aiguabarreig Mogent-Vallforners on 8.10 (Javi Mendoza). See a thumbnail here.

(14) Madrid On 7.10 one was ringed at Guadalix de la Sierra, Madrid (Alfredo Ortega). See a thumbnail here.

(15) Barcelona On 7.10 a bird was at Montjuïc mountain, Barcelona (Manolo García-Tarrasón). It was seen on the same tree where last year's Hume's Warbler!

(16) Valencia On 8.10 the 1st for Valencia of the season was at L'Aterrissador, Devesa de l'Albufera, València (B. Dies, G. Chaguaceda, L. Aleixos, M. Aleixos, Y. Maggiotto, G. Llorens @birdingalbufera.es).

(17) Lleida On 3.10 one was at Segre river, Balaguer, Lleida (Quim Minoves).

(18) Barcelona On 8.10 one was inside Barcelona at Gràcia, Barcelona city (Jordi Ventura @ornitho.cat).

(19-20) Barcelona On 8.10 two were ringed at Besòs river, Montcada i Reixac, Barcelona (Quique Carballal, Xavi Larruy Oriol Tello, Javier Javi Oliver Alejos, Bruna, Xesco Macià). See a photo below and thumbnail here.

Phyino

Photo: © Quique Carballal 8.10.2016

(21) Tarragona. On 8.10 a bird was at Torre d'en Dolça, Vila-Seca, Tarragona (Xavier Riera). See a photo below and thumbnail here.

Phyino

Photo: © Xavi Riera 8.10.2016

(22) Lleida On 9.10 a bird was ringed at Vall Fosca, La Torre de Capdella, Lleida (Pere Josa). See a photo below.

Phyino

Photo: © Pere Josa 9.10.2016

(23) Girona. On 9.10 one was at Rec del Molí, Pals, Girona (Joan Estrada Jofra, Montse Jofra, Víctor Estrada).

(24-25) Girona. On 9.10 two were at Fontanilles, Girona (Joan Estrada Jofra, Montse Jofra, Víctor Estrada).

(26) Girona On 9.10 one was at Sobrestany, Girona (Joan Estrada Jofra, Montse Jofra, Víctor Estrada).

(27) Barcelona On 9.10 a new bird was at Casa de les Aigües, Montcada i Reixac, Barcelona (Quique Carballal).

(28) Barcelona. On 9.10 a bird was seen near Campgràs, on the way to la Morella peak, Garraf Park, Sitges, Barcelona (Moisés Moreno).

(29) Girona On 8.10 one was heard near Bassa de la Barca, Girona (Hubert Mas, Guillem Saguer @ornitho.cat).

(30) Valencia. On 9.10 a bird was seen at Embassament dEmbarcaderos, Cortès de Pallàs, València (Mariano Gañán).

(31) Asturias. On 9.10 a bird was at Ria de Villaviciosa, Asturias (Santi Villa, Joan Ximenis).

(32) Barcelona. On 9.10 one was at Mollet del Vallès, Barcelona (Xesco Macià).

(33) Madrid. On 9.10 one was found at Felipe VI Park, Madrid (Delfín González).

(34) Valencia. On 9-10.10 a bird was seen at Racó de l'Olla, L'Albufera de València (G.Chaguaceda et al @ birdingalbufera.es). On 14.10 it was relocated nearby at La Devesa forest (T.Pérez @birdingalbufera.es).

(35) A Coruña On 9.10 one was at Brañas de Sar, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña (A.Alcalde @birders_cove).

(36) Lleida. On 9.10 a bird was found at Camarasa, Lleida (Steve West @ornitho.cat).

(37) Barcelona. On 9.10 a further bird was at Besós river, Vallès Oriental county, Barcelona. (Xesco Macià).

(38) Navarra. On 10.10 the 1st for Navarra this season was at Sangüesa, Navarra (Javier Sola).

(39) Zaragoza. On 10.10 a bird was at Parque urbano de Valdefierro, Zaragoza (Ricardo Pérez).

(40) Barcelona. On 10.10 one was at Ripoll river, Sabadell, Barcelona (Quel Vilalta @ornitho.cat).

(41) Barcelona. On 10.10 a bird was at Parc de l'Arboretum, Manlleu, Barcelona (Lluis Mir @ornitho.cat).

(42) Tarragona. On 10.10 one was seen while calling from urban trees at L'Ampolla, Baix Ebre, Tarragona (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch). Relocated on 15.10 (Cristian Jensen /Audouin Birding Tours) and on 16.10 (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch).

(43) Teruel. On 10.10 a bird was found at Moscardón, Teruel (José Beneito).

(44) Barcelona. On 10.10 a bird was seen at Montornés del Vallès Water treatment plant, Barcelona (Nico Ordax). Still there on 14.10 (Cristian Bonsoms @ornitho.cat)

(45) Barcelona. On 10.10 one was at Putxet parc, Barcelona (Edu Batista).

(46) Barcelona. On 10.10 one was at Font de Sant Mateu, Premià de Dalt, Barcelona (Daniel Roca). Still there on 11.10 (Dani Roca.)

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  • Second tenth (11-20.10.2016) n=86 + 2 at Valladolid (no concrete data available)

(47) Girona. On 11.10 there was at least one at Fontajau, Girona (Guillem Saguer @ornitho.cat). Still there on 13.10 (Ponç Feliu et al) and 14.10 (Hubert Mas @ornitho.cat).

(48) Girona. On 11.10 a bird was at Can Vinyals, Flaçà, Girona (Miquel Angel Fuentes @ornitho.cat).

(49) Menorca. On 11.10 one was seen and photographed at Menorca, Illes Balears (Gala Lligoña, Roman Piris).

(50-51) A Coruña. On 11.10 two were at Estaca de Bares, A Coruña (Pablo Pita). Another one totalling 3 was found on 12.10 ( Pablo Pita, K. Gillam y A. Redman @birderscove). Still there on 14.10, when 4 present (Ricardo Hevia).

(52) Zaragoza. On 11.10 a bird was at Parque del Agua, Zaragoza (Javier Ruiz).

(53) A Coruña. On 11.10 one was at Cariño, A Coruña (Ricardo Hevia). See a photo below (Ricardo Hevia).

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Photo: © Ricardo Hevia 11.10.2016

(54) Barcelona. On 11.10 a bird was found at Jardí de l'Amistat, Horta, Barcelona city (Lluís Gustamante).

(55) Tarragona. On 12.10 one was at Tarragona city near the Francolí river (Raül Aymí @ornitho.cat).

(56) Barcelona. On 12.10 a bird was at Polígon industrial Camp de les Pereres, Sta. Perpètua de Mogoda, Barcelona (Xesco Macià).

(57) A Coruña. The 3rd at Estaca de Bares was found on 12.10 (Pablo Pita, K. Gillam y A. Redman @birderscove). Still there on 14.10, when 4 present (Ricardo Hevia).

(58) Barcelona. On 12.10 one was at Berga, Barcelona (Santiago Guallar @ ornitho.cat).

(59) Tarragona. On 12.10 one was at Camarles, Tarragona (Harold Wijts @ornitho.cat).

(60) Barcelona. On 12.10 a bird was found at Parc central de NouBarris, Barcelona (Juan Bécares @ornitho.cat).

(61) Girona. On 12.10 a bird was at La Fonollera, Torroella de Montgrí, Girona (Gerard Dalmau @ birdingemporda.com).

(62) Tarragona. On 12.10 a bird was at Aiguamolls del Pla de Santa Maria, Tarragona (Lluc Sernis, Lluís Jover, Víctor Doz).

(63) Barcelona. On 12.10 one was at Llobregat river, El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Vicent Esteller).

(64) Pontevedra. On 12.10 one was at As Salinas,O Toural, Vilaboa, Pontevedra (Alvaro Rodríguez Pomares).

(65) Tarragona. On 12.10 one was at La Torre d'en Dolça, Vila-Seca, Tarragona. New or relocated individual (Xavier Riera), Still there on 14.10 (Jordi Jover). See a photo below.

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Photo: © Jordi Jover 14.10.2016

(66) Girona. On 13.10 a bird was at La Llavor, La Vall d'en Bas, Girona (Oriol Clarabuch @ornitho.cat). Still there on 14.10 (Albert Alonso @ornitho.cat).

(67) Girona. On 13.10a bird was at Montilivi, Girona (Miquel Angel Fuentes @ornitho.cat).

(68) A Coruña. On 13.10 the 4th for Estaca de Bares was found (Ricardo Hevia). At least one remained there on 15.10 (Antonio Martínez Pernas).

(69) Girona. On 13.10 a 2nd bird was at Fontajau, Girona. Relocated (Ponç Feliu and others). Still there on 14.10 (Hubert Mas @ornitho.cat).

(70) Tarragona. On 13.10 one was at Sèquia Major de Vila-Seca, Tarragona (Camilo Albert).

(71) Barcelona. On 13.10 one was at Besòs river, Martorelles, Barcelona (Xesco Macià).

(72-74) Barcelona. On 14.10 three were altogether at a garden at Premià de Dalt, Barcelona (Dani Roca, Arnau Bonan). Still two on 15.10 (Daniel Roca @ornitho.cat).

(75) Girona. On 14.10 one was at Estanys de Mas Margall, Avinyonet de Puigventós, Girona (Eikel Delgado @ornitho.cat).

(76) Lugo. On 14.10 a bird was at Villaframil, Ribadeo, Lugo (Pablo Fernández @birderscove).

(77) Barcelona. On 14.10 one was at Parc Diagonal Mar, Barcelona (Carles Oliver).

(78-79) Barcelona. On 14.10 two birds were at Besòs river mouth, Sant Adrià del Besòs, Barcelona (Carles Oliver). Still one on 15.10 (Antonio Martínez Rua @ornitho.cat).

(80) Ávila. On 14.10 a bird was ringed at Candeleda, Ávila (Papageno birding). 1st record for Ávila. See a photo below.

(81) Girona. On 14.10 one was at Caseta de Fusta, Banyoles, Girona (Gerard Dalmau; Carles Feo @ornitho.cat).

(82) Girona. On 14.10 one was at Pla de la Riera d'Arbúcies, Sant Feliu de Buixalleu, Girona (Arnau Tolrà @ornitho.cat).

(83) Barcelona. On 14.10 one was at La Roca del Vallès, Barcelona (Daniel Roca @ornitho.cat).

(84) Girona. On 15.10 one was at La Selva de Mar, Girona (Ponç Feliu @ornitho.cat).

(85-86) Barcelona. On 15.10 two were found at Parc del Mil•lenari, Sant Joan Despí, Barcelona (Sergi Sales, Ángel Arroyes, Mireia Estrada, Lluís Estrada, Núria Rodríguez, Ricard Gutiérrez). See a photo below (Ricard Gutiérrez).

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Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 15.10.2016

(87-88) Girona. On 15.10 two were found at Santa Eugènia ponds, Girona (Guillem Saguer @ornitho.cat).One remained on 16.10 (Miquel Arxer, Joan Goy @ornitho.cat).

(89) Girona. On 15.10 a new individual was at Fontajau, Girona (Guillem Saguer @ornitho.cat). Still there on 16.10 (Miquel Arxer, Joan Goy @ornitho.cat).

(90-91) Girona. On 14.10 two birds were at Torroella de Montgrí, Girona (Joan Goy @ornitho.cat). At least one remained on 20.10 (Miquel Angel Fuentes, Gerard Dalmau).

(92) Barcelona Another was found on 15.10 at Almeda, Cornellà, Barcelona (Sergi Sales).

(93-94) Girona. Two were ringed at Cap de Creus Natural Park : one at Montjoi and another at Jóncols, Roses, Girona (Communicated by Ponç Feliu). At least one of those (ringed bird) with another individual were at Montjoi on 16.10 (Lluis Mir @ornitho.cat)

(95) Girona. Another was seen at Cap de Creus Natural Park, Girona, between Jóncols and Sa Planassa (Ponç Feliu).

(96) Madrid. On 15.10 one was photographed at ribera del río Guadalix, San Agustín de Guadalix, Madrid (Ignacio Pontón Oca).See a thumbnail here.

(97-98) Girona On 15.10 there were 2 at Parc de Sant Salvador, Santa Coloma de Farners, Girona (Alfons Delgado @ ornitho.cat).

(99) Barcelona On 16.10 one was seen and heard at Jardins del C/Bonavista, Sant Just Desvern, Barcelona (Marc Anton @ornitho.cat).

(100) Gipuzkoa. On 16.10 one was found at Plaiaundi, Irún, Gipúzkoa (José F. Esparcia, Itziar Gutiérrez , David Santamaría @ornitho.eus).

(101) Barcelona One as at Can Caralleu Pavilion, Barcelona, on 17.10 (Jordi Vázquez; Pedro Bescós).

(102) Navarra One was on 17.10 at Pamplona Tennis Club, Navarra (Gorka Gorospe). Seen again on 22.10 (Haritz Sarasa).

(103) Barcelona. On 17.10 one was between Sant Vicenç dels Horts and the Güell Colony , by the BV-2002 road (Rafa Armada). Still there on 18.10 (Marc Pérez López, Sergi Sales; Josep García @ornitho.cat), with bird (117).

(104) Girona On 17.10 one was at Les Tries, Olot (Oriol Clarabuch @ ornitho.cat)

(105) Mallorca. On 11.10 one was seen at Formentor Peninsula, Pollença, Mallorca, Illes Balears (Maties Rebassa @ rareses ornitològiques balears)

(106) Mallorca. On 12.10 one was at Port de Pollença, Mallorca, Illes Balears (Linus Brobacke @ rareses ornitològiques balears)

(107-108) Asturias Two were on 12.10 at Lluces, Colunga, Asturias (Xuan Cortés @ coaciosforu).

(109) Asturias. On 16-10 one was at Mediana, ria de Ribadesella, Asturias (A. Vigil @ coaciosforu).

(110) Mallorca. On 16.10 one was at S’Evangèlica, Andratx, Mallorca, Illes Balears (Juanjo Bazán @ rareses ornitològiques balears)

(111) Girona On 17.10 one was at les Planes d'Hostoles, Girona (Grabi de Jesús @ ornitho.cat)

(112) Valencia On 17.10 a bird was seen and heard near Estany de Pujol, Albufera de Valencia (D.Mons @birdingalbufera.es). This bird moved to La Granja recovery center pinewoods at La Devesa de l’Albufera, València (T.Pérez @ birdingalbufera.es).

(113) Mallorca. On 17.10 one was seen at Ses Puntes, S’Albufera de Mallorca, Illes Balears (Maties Rebassa @ rareses ornitològiques balears)

(114) Barcelona On 17.10 one was seen amongst 7 Chiffchaffs P.collybita at Ripoll river, S of St. Llorenç de Savall, between molí de l'Agell and Vall Xica (Xesco Macià).

(115-116) Tarragona On 18.10 first one bird, then another late in the afternoon , wer found at a Campsite at L’Ampolla, Delta de l’Ebre, Tarragona (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch).

(117) Barcelona. A second bird (with individual 103) was found at Santa Coloma de Cervelló, Barcelona on 18.10 (Marc Pérez López, Sergi Sales; Josep García @ornitho.cat). See a thumbnail here (Marc Pérez).

(118) Girona. On 18.10 one was at Amer, Girona (Grabi de Jesús @ ornitho.cat)

(119) Barcelona. Also on 18.10 a new bird was found at Navarcles lake, Barcelona (Marc Illa, Jordi Comellas @ornitho.cat). Still there on 20.10 (Marc Illa @ ornitho.cat).

(120) Lleida. On 19.10 one was trapped and ringed at Torre de Cabdella, Lleida (Pere Josa, Paco Martínez, Maria Caminero, Grisel•la Figueras, Carles Tobella).See a photo below (Pere Josa).

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Photo: © Pere Josa 19.10.2016

(121) Madrid. On 19.10 a bird was found at Parque Juan Carlos I, Madrid (Delfín González). See a photo below.

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Photo: © Delfín González 19.10.2016

(122-128) Girona SEVEN birds (six new and number (84) were seen in 200 m of Banyoles lake Eastern edge, near Caseta de Fusta bathing area on 20.10 (Gerard Dalmau)

(129 ) Barcelona. One was at Barcelona Zoo on 20.10 (Josep Garcia, Pedro Bescós).Still there on 22.10’ (Josep García, Pedro Bescós).

(130) Girona On 20.10 one was at Sant Feliu de Pallerols, Girona (Grabi de Jesús @ornitho.cat).

(131) Huelva On 19.10 one was trapped and ringed at Manecorro ringing station, El Rocío, Almonte, Huelva. The bird scored fat degree ‘5’ and body condition allowed it to be ready to migrate at night according to ringers (José Luis Arroyo, Gustavo Fernández, Ana Díaz, Natalia Rodríguez y Rubén García). See a photo below and thumbnail here.

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Photo: © José Luís Arroyo 19.10.2016
  • LATE RECORDS

(235) Cantabria. On 17.10 there was one at Oriñón, Cantabria (David González@ Aves Cantábricas). .

(236) Cantabria. On 15.10 there was one at Parque de las Llamas, Santander, Cantabria (Nacho Fernández Calvo @ Aves Cantábricas).

(237) A Coruña. On 16.10 one was at Mar de Fora, Fisterra, A Coruña (M.Carregal y G.Fernández @birders_cove).

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  • Third tenth (21-30.10.2016) n=83

(132) Valencia On 22.10 a bird was seen at l’Aterrissador, Devesa de l’Albufera, València (Yaninna Maggiotto @ birdingalbufera.es).

(133) Valencia. On 22.10 a bird was seen near Cullera Cape, Valencia (Bosco Dies @ birdingalbufera.es).

(134-135) Valencia On 22.10 there were two feeding on trees at Bassa de Sant Llorenç, El Cabeçol, Cullera (Bosco Dies @ birdingalbufera.es)

(136) Valencia On 22.10 a bird was at a shooting ground near Cabeçol, Cullera (Toni Alcocer @birdingalbufera.es).

(137) Illes Balears. Cabrera. A bird was seen at Cabrera on 20.10 (Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rouco, Miguel Rodríguez, Maties Rebassa, Juanjo Bazán, Juan Sagardía, Pep Manchado, Jose María Zapata)

(138) Illes Balears. Cabrera. A bird was seen at Cabrera on 21.10 (Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rouco, Miguel Rodríguez, Maties Rebassa, Juanjo Bazán, Juan Sagardía, Pep Manchado, Jose María Zapata). See two photos below (Juanjo Bazán).

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Photo: © Juanjo Bazán 21.10.2016

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Photo: © Juanjo Bazán 21.10.2016

(139) Illes Balears. Cabrera. Yet another bird was seen at Cabrera on 22.10 (Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rouco, Miguel Rodríguez, Maties Rebassa, Juanjo Bazán, Juan Sagardía, Pep Manchado, Jose María Zapata)

(140) Illes Balears. Cabrera. Another bird was seen at Cabrera on 23.10 (Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rouco, Miguel Rodríguez, Maties Rebassa, Juanjo Bazán, Juan Sagardía, Pep Manchado, Jose María Zapata)

(141) Cádiz. A bird was seen at Tahivilla, Tarifa, Cádiz, on 22.10 (J.A. Sarry).

(142) Zaragoza On 21.10 a bird was at Parque del Agua, Zaragoza (Luis Gracias). Still there on 22.10 (Alfredo Sánchez Galán).

(143) Navarra On 21.10 a bird was found exhausted at Navarra (Haritz Sarasa)

(144) Asturias. On 21.10 a bird was seen at Punta de la Vaca, Gozón, Asturias (Elías García Sánchez)

(145) Zaragoza On 23.10 one was at Calatayud, Zaragoza (Pablo Moya).Still there on 27.10, when a new bird arrived (Pablo Moya).

(146) Barcelona On 20.10 one was at Gavà pinewood, Gavà (Xavi Larruy @ ornitho.cat)

(147-148) Lleida. On 20.10 there were two at Tàrrega, Lleida (Miquel Àngel Fuentes, Àngel Torrent @ ornitho.cat)

(149) Barcelona. On 21.10 one was seen at Via Julia, Barcelona (Vicent Esteller @ornitho.cat).Still there on 27.10 (Vicent Esteller).

(150) Barcelona. On 21.10 one was ringed at Begues, Barcelona (Pancho Pou, Javi Oliver, Dani González @ ornitho.cat).

(151) Barcelona. On 21.10 one was at El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Pancho Pou, Javier Oliver @ ornitho.cat)

(152) Girona On 22.10 one was at Castelló d’Empúries, Girona (Arnau Tolrà @ornitho.cat)

(153-154) Barcelona. On 22.10 two were at Montjuïc, Barcleona (Quim Minoves). Still one on 23.10 (Manolo García).

(155) Barcelona. On 22.10 one was at La Catalana, Sant Adrià de Besòs., Barcelona (Xavi Larruy @ ornitho.cat)

(156) Barcelona. On 22.10 one was at downtown El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Pau Esteban). Still there on 23.10 (Pau Esteban; Quim Minoves). See a photo below and two thumbnails here (Pau Esteban).

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Photo: © Pau Esteban 22.10.2016

 

(157) Barcelona On 22.10 one was at Llobregat river, Nelson Mandela brigde, El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Marcel Gil, Manolo García Tarrasón)

(158) Girona. On 22.10 one was at Veïnat marshes, Salt, Girona (Guillem Saguer @ ornitho.cat). Seen again on 23.10 closer at Salt too (Guillem Saguer @ ornitho.cat).

(159) Barcelona On 22.10 a bird was spotted at Arboretum park, Manlleu, Barcelona (Andrés García @ ornitho.cat)

(160) Barcelona. On 23.10 one was seen and heard at Can Dimoni, Llobregat Delta, Sant Boi de Llobregat, Barcelona (Quique Carballal, Javier Valladares @ornitho.cat). Still one on 24.10 (Antonio Salmerón).

(161) Barcelona. On 23.10 one was at Josep Pla park, Sant Andreu de la Barca, Barcelona (Víctor Sanz @ornitho.cat)

(162) Barcelona. On 23.10 one was spotted within a poplar wood near l’Atlàntida, Vic, Barcelona (Lluís Mir @ornitho.cat).This individual remained there on 29.10 (Lluís Mir @ornitho.cat).

(163) Barcelona. On 23.10 it is not clear if a new bird or another seen previously was at Aiguabarreig Mogent- Vallforners, La Roca del Vallès, Barcelona (Javi Mendoza @ornitho.cat)

(164) Valencia. On 23.10 one was at Xeraco, València (Pau Lucio)

(165) Girona. On 24.10 one new bird was at Les Tries, Olot (Oriol Clarabuch @ornitho.cat).Presumably this same individual remained there on 29.10 (Miquel Àngel Lucena @ornitho.cat).

(166) Girona. On 24.10 a bird was at La Farga de Bebié, Les Lloses, Girona (Josep Maria Puig, Lluís Buscà).

(167) Barcelona. On 24.10 another was seen at Llobregat park, Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Barcelona (Sergi Sales)

(168-169) Cádiz. Two were at Princesa Sofia park, La Línea de la Concepción, Cádiz on 24.10 (Álex Colorado). There were three on 25.10 (David Cuenca, José Luís Garzón, Richard Barnham, Álex Colorado).

(170) Girona On 24.10 one was at Caramany island, PN Aiguamolls de l’Empordà, Girona (Gerard Dalmau @ birdingemporda.com).

(171) Asturies. On 24.10 one was at Misiegu, Reserva Natural Parcial Ría de La Villa, Villaviciosa, Asturies (José Antonio García Fernández y Clemente Álvarez Usategui).

(172) Girona On 24.10 one was found at Sils, Girona (Albert Cama @ornitho.cat).

(173) Almería. On 24.10 one was at Parque de los Toyod, Almeria (Raimundo Martín). Seen again on 25.10 (Garry Pearson, Raimundo Martin).

(174) Barcelona. On 24.10 one was at river Ter at Gallifa island, les Masies de Voltregà, Barcelona (Xevi Rifà @ornitho.cat).

(175-176) Huelva. On 25.10 there were at least two at Celestino Mutis Park, Huelva (Alberto Plata). See a thumbnail here.

(177) Cádiz. A third bird joined (169-170) at Princesa Sofia park, La Línea de la Concepción, Cádiz (David Cuenca, José Luís Garzón, Richard Barnham, Álex Colorado).

(178) Valencia. On 25.10 one was trapped and ringed at Els Carasols, Ribarroja del Turia, Valencia (Julián Martínez, Domingo Martínez, Saúl Vara, Pedro Marín). See a photo below and a thumbnail here.

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Photo: © Julián Martínez 25.10.2016

(179) Barcelona. On 25.10 two were seen at Parc central de nou barris, Barcelona. One presumedly bird number (60) and another new (Marcel Gil @ornitho.cat).

(180) Barcelona. One was at Parc del Laberint, Horta, Barcelona, on 25.10 (Jaume Campderròs).

(181-182) A Coruña. Two birds were at San Xurxo, Ferrol, A Coruña on 25.10 (P.Gutiérrez. @birders_cove).

(183) Illes Balears. Menorca. On 24.10 one was trapped and ringed at Illa de l’Aire, Menorca (SOM).

(184-185) Córdoba. Two were at Guadalquivir river at Córdoba on 26.10 (Diego Peinazo, José Márquez, Isabel Rodríguez & Fernando Díaz).

(186) Almería. On 26.10 one was seen at Almería city (Rafael Fenoy).

(187-188) Zaragoza. Two were at Monzalbarba, Ebro river forest at Zaragoza (Alfredo Sánchez, Luis Gracia).

(189) Lleida. One was on 26.10 at Balaguer, Lleida (Quim Minoves).

(190) A Coruña. On 25.10 a bird was at rúa Berna, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña (Agustín Alcalde @birders_cove).

(191) Huelva. On 26.10 another was trapped and ringed at Estación de Anillamiento de Manecorro, Espacio Natural Doñana, Almonte, Huelva (José Luís Arroyo, René Vos, Rubén Rodríguez, Óscar Magaña, Gustavo Fernández, Rubén García, Natalia Rodríguez, Marina Bollo). See a photo below and a thumbnail here.

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Photo: © José Luís Arroyo, 26.10.2016

(192 ) Barcelona. On 26.10 one was at El Prat de Llobregat’s Ribera canal (Javier Oliver @ornitho.cat).

(193) Tarragona On 27.10 one was at Manel Ferrer square, L’Ampolla, Tarragona (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch).

(194) Zaragoza On 27.10 one new bird was at Calatayud, Zaragoza, together with bird (146) (Pablo Moya).

(195) Sevilla. On 27.10 one was at Celestino Mutis park, Sevilla (José Luís Anguita). See a photo below.

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Photo: © José Luís Anguita, 27.10.2016

(196) Tarragona On 27.10 a bird was trapped at Buda island, Delta de l’Ebre, Tarragona. Perhaps the same having been seen on 21.10 (David Bigas @ornitho.cat).

(197) Tarragona. On 27.10 a bird was trapped at El Sifó, Buda island, Delta de l’Ebre, Tarragona. Perhaps another having been seen on 21.10 (David Bigas @ornitho.cat).

(198) Barcelona. On 27.10 one was at Mataró (Raúl Calderón @ornitho.cat) (200) Barcelona. On 27.10 one was at Barcelona (Álex Mascarell @ornitho.cat).

(199) Huesca On 28.10 one was seen at La Sotonera reservoir, Huesca (Juan Carlos Albero, Daniel Cazo Monesma, Jose M Canudo Gavín y Alberto Bueno). See a photo below (Juan Carlos Albero).

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Photo: © Juan Carlos Albero, 28.10.2016

(200) Bizkaia. From 28-29.10 one was present at Durango, Bizkaia (Juan Carlos Andrés). See a photo below and more in his blog here.

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Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés, 28.10.2016

(201) Girona. On 28.10 one was seen and recorded at Ribes de Fresser, Girona (Jordi Faus @ornitho.cat).

(202) Barcelona. On 28.10 one was at Cal Nani, el Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Albert Soteras @ornitho.cat).

(203) Gipuzkoa. On 28.10 a presumed new bird was at Txingudi,Irún, Gipúzkoa (Jose F. Esparcia).

(204) Illes Balears. Eivissa. On 28.10 one was reported from Sant Josep de Sa Taiaia, Eivissa (Martijn Verdoes @ observado.org)

(205) Barcelona. On 29.10 a bird, presumably new, was at Arboretum park, Manlleu, Barcelona (Arnau Soler @ornitho.cat).

(206) Álava. On 29.10 a bird was seen at Artziniega, Álava (Serafín Alarcón @ornitho.eus).

(207) Valencia. On 28.10 a bird was seen at a campsite at El Perelló, Sueca, València (Toni Alcocer @birdingalbufera.es).

(208) Huelva. On 27.10 the third for the station this season was trapped and ringed at Estación de Anillamiento de Manecorro, Espacio Natural Doñana, Almonte, Huelva (Rubén Rodríguez, René Vos, Gustavo Fernández, Bruna Roqué, Natalia Rodríguez y Rubén García).

(209) Cádiz. On 29.10 there was one at Costa Ballena, Rota, Cádiz (Paco Chiclana).

(210) Cádiz. On 30.10 there was one at Huerta Grande, Cádiz (@Otis_inglorius).

(211) Álava. On 30. 10 one was at balsa de Prao, Laguardia, Álava (Eduard Batista)

(212-213) Murcia. On 27.10 there were two at Sierra Espuña information center car park, Murcia (Steve Thorpe).

(214) Barcelona. From 29-30.10 a bird remained at a particular garden at Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Barcelona (Núria Rodríguez, Sergi Sales). Relocated at 100 m distance on 31.10 (Sergi Sales, Núria Rodríguez)

(215) Barcelona. A new bird was at Llobregat park, Sant Feliu de Llobregat, on 31.10 (Sergi Sales).

(216) Pontevedra. On 31.10 one was at Cángas do Morrazo, Pontevedra (José Ramón Gómez).

(217-223) La Graciosa. Seven birds were at La Graciosa, N Lanzarote on 31.10 (Juan Sagardía). Two had been already there on 28.10 (Juan Sagardía).

(224) Lanzarote. One stopped on a boat sailing off Lanzarote on 30.10 (Juan Sagardía).

(225-228) Lanzarote. Four more were at Lanzarote island on 31.10 (Juan Sagardía).

(229) Salamanca. On 31.10 there was one at Palencia de Negrilla, Salamanca (Miguel Rodríguez Esteban). See more in his blog here.

(230) Asturias On 28.10 there was one at Perlora, Asturias (Daniel López Velasco)

(231) Cádiz. On 31.10 a bird was at Parque Genovés, Cádiz (Manuel Jiménez)

(232) Málaga. On 31.10 a bird was at Vélez-Málaga ,Málaga (Francisco Botella (Quirri)/GOAVAN).

(233) Ávila. On 31.10 one was at Adaja river, Ávila town, the 2nd record for the province (Najib Hamdoun).

(234) Gipuzkoa . On 31.10 one was found at Donostia - Urgüll, Donostia (San Sebastián), Gipuzkoa (Pascal Aleixandre @ornitho.eus).

 

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Hume's Warbler Phylloscopus humei (1)
(1) Girona. The 2nd for Catalonia was found on 12.10 at Fontajau, Girona, when heard and seen (Quim Martínez). Its identity was confiermed later on 13.10 (Miquel Àngel Fuentes) and was twitched by locals later in the evening (Ponç Feliu et al). On 14.10 it was seen again (Hubert Mas @ ornitho.cat) but not on 15.10.

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Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus (1)
(1) Asturias. On 23.10 a bird was seen and heard at Cabo Peñas, Gozón, Asturias (Manuel Quintana Becerra, Charo Fdez. Montaño, Luis Aurelio Álvarez Usategui y Pedro García-Rovés).

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Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca (1,2,3,4,5-6,7,8)
(1) Barcelona. On 9.10 a bird was trapped and ringed at El Remolar, Llobregat Delta, Barcelona (Oriol Baltà @deltallobregat ).

(2) Girona. On 16.10 one was found at Estany d'en Pericos, Aiguamolls de l'Empordà, Girona (Miquel Angel Fuentes, Gerard Dalmau @ornitho.cat).

(3) Illes Balears. Cabrera. On 20.10 one as at Cabrera, Illes Balears (Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rouco, Miguel Rodríguez, Maties Rebassa, Juanjo Bazán, Juan Sagardía, Pep Manchado, Jose María Zapata).

(4) Illes Balears. Mallorca. On 21.10 a bird was at Salobrar de Campos, Mallorca (Sergi Sales, Gorka Gorospe, Oriol Muntané, Carolina García, Ricard Gutiérrez).

(5-6) Illes Balears. Cabrera. On 22.10 two were seen at Cabrera, Illes Balears (Jose María Fernández Zapata, Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rouco, Miguel Rodríguez, Maties Rebassa, Juanjo Bazán, Juan Sagardía, Pep Manchado).

(7) Illes Balears. Menorca. On 23.10 a bird was ringed at Illa de l’Aire, Menorca (SOM).

(8) A Coruña. On 31.10 a bird was at Touriñán cape, A Coruña (Fernando Pereiras). See a photo below.

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Photo: © Fernando Pereiras 31.10.2016

 

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(1) Gipuzkoa. On 3.10 a pale warbler was photographed at Plaiaundi, Irún, Bizkaia (Leo San José). Seen a number of days afterwards e.g. 16.10 (Juan Carlos Andrés, Iván Sarabia, Jesús Menendez, Oscar Carazo, Leo San José), 17.10 (Jesús Menéndez). Read about this bird in Itziar Gutiérez blog here, on Juan Carlos Andrés blog here (photos below), and on Ricardo Rodríguez blog here.

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Photo: © Jesús Menéndez 17.10.2016

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Photo: © Jorge Nubla 16.10.2016

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Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 16.10.2016

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Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 16.10.2016

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Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 16.10.2016

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(1) Lanzarote. A bird was seen and photographed at La Graciosa island, Lanzarote on 7.10 (Dave McAdams). See a thumbnail here

(2) Menorca. On 12.10 a bird was ringed at Illa de l'Aire, Menorca (Raül Escandell/SOM). See a photo below (Raül Escandell/SOM).

Ficpar

Photo: © Raül Escandell / Societat Ornitològica de Menorca SOM 12.10.2016

(3) A Coruña. On 12.10 one was seen and photographed at As Lapas, Torre de Hércules, A Coruña (Cosme Damián Romay, Nacho Fernández, Manolo Carregal, Graciela Fernández). See a photo below (Manolo Carregal).

Ficpar

Photo: © Manolo Carregal 12.10.2016

(4) Murcia. On 27.10 one was seen and photographed, not ringed within the ANSE ringing campaigns being held in the island, at Isla Grosa, Múrcia (Ángel Sallent, Julian Bock /ANSE). See a photo below (Ángel Sallent).

Ficpar

Photo: © Ángel Sallent / ANSE 27.10.2016

(5) Murcia. On 31.10 one was ringed at Isla Grosa, Murcia (ANSE)

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Moussier's Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri (1)
(1) Illes Balears. Menorca. On 17.10 a bird was ringed at Illa de l'Aire,Menorca (Roman Piris, Karmele Gallastegi, Gabi Borras, Raül Escandell, Joan Chivito, Rom Ain y Gala Lligoña Masoliver / SOM Menorca).

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Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina (1,2,3,4)
(1) A Coruña. On 14.10 a bird was seen at Baldaio, A Coruña (Xabi Varela). See two photos below.

Oenisa

Photo: © Xabi Varela 14.10.2016

Oenisa

Photo: © Xabi Varela 14.10.2016

(2) Asturias. From 16-18.10 one bird was seen at La Calostra, Serantes, Tapia de Casariego, Asturias (Gilberto S.Jardón). See photos below. On 17.10 some more photos were taken (Manuel Quintana), see two thumbnails here.

Oenisa

Photo: © Gilberto S. Jardón 16.10.2016

Oenisa

Photo: © Gilberto S. Jardón 16.10.2016

(3) Valencia. There was a bird at Sagunto, Valencia, on 28.10 (Raúl Naranjo). See two photos below.

Oenisa

Photo: © Raúl Naranjo 28.10.2016

Oenisa

Photo: © Raúl Naranjo 28.10.2016

(4) Menorca. There was a bird at Sant Climent, Menorca, Illes Balears from 27.10 into November (Gala Lligoña, Roman Piris). See a photo below (Gala Lligoña).

Oenisa

Photo: © Gala Lligoña 27.10.2016

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Scarlet Rosefinch Erythrina erythryna (1)
(1) Illes Balears. Cabrera. On 23.10 a 1w/female was seen at Cabrera island (José María Fernández Zapata).

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Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus (1,2-3)
(1) Asturias. On 21.10 a bird was at Punta de la Vaca, Gozón, Asturias (Elías García Sánchez).

(2-3) A Coruña. Two were found on 24.10 at Rinlo pond, Ribadeo, Lugo (Ricardo Hevia). These birds remained in the area a few days more, e.g. on 26.10 when photographed, see below and thumbnails here (Gilberto S. Jardón).

Callap

Photo: © Gilberto S. Jardón 26.10.2016

Callap

Photo: © Gilberto S. Jardón 26.10.2016

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Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla (1,2,3)
(1) Illes Balears. Menorca. On 8.10 one was trapped and ringed at Illa de l'Aire, Menorca (Raül Escandell/ SOM). See a photo below (Raül Escandell/SOM).

Embpus

Photo: © Raül Escandell / Societat Ornitològica de Menorca SOM 8.10.2016

(2) Illes Balears. Cabrera. From 20-23.10 a bird was seen daily at Cabrera, Illes Balears (Nacho Castelao, Miguel Rodríguez, Miguel Rouco, Juan Sagardía, José María Fernández, Maties Rebassa, Pep Manchado). See a photo below (Juanjo Bazán).

Embpus

Photo: © Juanjo Bazán 20-23.10.2016

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Rarity distribution
OCTOBER 2015

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Latest highlights:

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The Lesser Spotted Eagle at Cap Ses Salines, Mallorca on 2.10 (Josep Manchado)
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The Hooded Crow at Es Cavallet beach car park, Eivissa, Balearics, on 1.10 (Emma Guinart).
Phyino
The YB Warbler at Besós river seen by Xesco Macià on 6.10, number (8)
Ficpar
The Red-breasted Flycatcher from la Graciosa, Canary Islands (Dave McAdams)
Phyino
The inornatus seen at Torre d'en Dolça, Vila-Seca, Tarragona on 8.10 (Xavi Riera)
Phyino
One of the YB Warblers seen at Mogent river, Barcelona (Javi Mendoza).
Braberhro
The Pale-bellied Brent Goose seen at Baldaio on 9.10 (Xabi Varela).
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The Buff-breasted Sandpiper at Rambla Morales, Cabo de Gata on 7.10 (Matthew Scott). The following day was photographed closer.
Pelcri
The Dalmatian Pelican at Plaiaundi on 6.10. A good bird, candidate to 1st for Spain (José Ramón Otamendi).
Phyino
The YB Warbler ringed at Madrid (Alfredo Ortega). So far the only for Central Spain.
Phyino
The 1st of the two YB Warblers ringed on 8.10 at Besós river, Barcelona (Quique Carballal).
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The YBW number 96, that of Guadalix river,Madrid on 15.10 (Ignacio Pontón)
The YBW number 80 from Ávila on 14.10 (Papageno birding)
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The YBW number 49 from Menorca on 11.10 (Gala Lligoña, Roman Piris).
Aqupom
The Lesser Spotted Eagle over Tarifa on 15.10 (Robert Miller)
Corcor
The Hooded Crow from Gibraltar on 15.10 (Alex Colorado)
Podpod
The Pied-billed Grebe at Gran Canaria was relocated on 12.10 (Miguel Avelino Suárez).
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The hybrid Lesser Spotted x Greater Spotted Eagle at Albacete on 13.10 (Rafa Torralba).
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The Long-billed Dowitcher found at Doñana on 11.10 (Adam Bergqvist)
Curcur
The Cream-coloured Courser at Écija, Sevilla, as on 14.10 (J.A.Sarry).
Phyino
The YBW at Santa Coloma de Cervelló on 18.10 (Marc Pérez).
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The YBW at Zaragoza on 21.10 (Luís Gracia)
Cirmac
The male Pallid Harrier at La Janda on 20.10 (Rick Owen)
Trifka
Trifka
The Lesser Yellowlegs at Tias Golf Course, Lanzarote (F.Javier Garcia Vargas)
Oenisa
oenisa
The Isabelline Wheatear at Asturias (Manuel Quintana)
Phyino
The ringed YBW at Doñana on 19.10 (José Luís Arroyo).
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Vangre
The Sociable Plover at El Hondo, Alicante (Barry Chambers)
Phyino
The bird at Doñana, Huelva, on 26.10 (José Luís Arroyo).
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The bird at El Prat de Llobregat downtown garden on 22.10 (Pau Esteban)
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The bird ringed at Valencia on 25.10 (Pedro Marín)
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Callap
The Lapland Bunting at Rinlo, Lugo, on 26.10 (Gilberto S.Jardón)
Phyino
The Yellow-browed Warbler seen at Córdoba (Diego Peinazo)
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One of the two Yellow-browed Warblers at Celestino Mutis Park, Huelva (Alberto Plata).
 
 
 
 
 

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