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DECEMBER 2016 NEWS

 

topoTaxa index (n= 11 + 24 = 35) + (0) Gibraltar
GALLOANSERAE
 
Cygnus cygnus Anser brachyrhynchus Anas discors Melanitta (deglandi) stejnegeri
Anser fabalis Branta bernicla hrota Aythya collaris Mergellus albellus
  Anas americana Melanitta perspicillata Mergus merganser

NEOAVES

Egretta gularis x garzetta Aquila pomarina Larus cachinnans Corvus albus
Leptoptilos crumeniferus Aquila pomarina x clanga Larus smithsonianus Phylloscopus inornatus
Podylimbus podiceps Porphyrio alleni Larus hyperboreus Phylloscopus humei
Haliaeetus albicilla Pluvialis dominica Sterna forsteri Phylloscopus collybita tristis
Gyps rueppellii Vanellus gregarius Lanius isabellinus Calcarius lapponicus
Circus macrourus Chroicocephalus philadelphia Lanius (meridionalis) pallidirostris Emberiza pusilla
Aquila clanga Larus atricilla Corvus cornix  

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Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus(1-2)
(1-2) Cantabria. There were two birds, coming from 29.11 (Álvaro Bustamante @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria), at La Ponderosa, Carasa, P.N. Marismas de Santoña Victoria y Joyel, Cantabria on 3.12 (Jon Mikel Orkolaga @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria), 4.12 (Álvaro Bustamante @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria) and 7.12 (Juan Ignacio Dean @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria). The birds continued at La Ponderosa in company of a Greylag Goose (Anser anser) on 13.12 (Aves Cantábricas @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria).These birds remained in the area on 21.12 (Javier Elorriaga, Yeray Seminario @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria).

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Bean Goose Anser fabalis (1,2,3)
(1) Palencia. There was a bird at La Nava lagoon, Palencia, on 3.12 (José Alberto Fernández Ugarte).

(2) Palencia. On 5.12 there was a bird at Laguna de Boada de Campos, Palencia (Iván Sarabia).

(3) Cáceres. On 27.12 a bird was seen at Peraleda, Cáceres (Sergio Mayordomo). See the complete information at the CREX website here.

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Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus (1)
(1) Palencia. On 5.12 a bird was seen at Laguna de Boada de Campos, Palencia (Iván Sarabia).

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Pale-belllied Brent Goose Branta bernicla hrota (1-7)
(1-7) Pontevedra. The group of ringed birds seen last month at Combarro, Poio, Pontevedra remained there on 4.12 (Victor Cabaleiro). These birds were seen again on 22.12 (Vítor Xosé Cabaleiro).

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American Wigeon Anas americana (1)
(1) A Coruña. There was a male on 3.12 at Louro, Muros, A Coruña (David Martínez Lago). This bird remained in the area at least on 6.12 (José Alberto Fernández Ugarte; Ferran López) and 8.12 (Delfín González), see a photo below.

Anaame

Photo: © Delfín González 8.12.2016

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topoBlue-winged Teal Anas discors (1)
(1) Tenerife. The teal seen from 27-30.11 at a tank at Las Chafiras, near Amarilla Golf, Tenerife, Canary Islands was seen again on 5.12 (Mark Beevers).

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toponRing-necked Duck Aythya collaris (1,2,3,4-6)
(1) Gran Canaria. On 3.12 a female was seen in southern Gran Canaria island (Miguel Avelino Suarez, Francisco Guerra, Pepi Simba y Liberto, Javier del Campo, Francisco del Campo y Jose sp). See a photo below (Miguel Avelino Suárez).On 8.12 this bird moved to a pond near Matorral, Gran Canaria (Miguel Avelino Suarez,Francisco Guerra,Pepi Simba y Liberto sp). See another photo below. Still there on 29.12 (Xabier Remirez).

Aytcol

Photo: © Miguel Avelino Suárez 3.12.2016

Aytcol

Photo: © Miguel Avelino Suárez 8.12.2016

(2) Navarra. On 6.12 (Yanina Maggiotto, Gorka Gorospe) and 7.12 a male was at Pitillas lagoon, Navarra (Jesús Mari Lekuona, Ricardo Rodríguez). See a thumbnail here (J.Mari Lekuona).

(3) Pontevedra. On 20.12 a ♀ was seen at Barreira de A Fenteira, Tui, Pontevedra (Miguel Martínez Cabaleiro). See a photo below. On 29.12 it was still there (Quique Carballal).

Aytcol

Photo: © Miguel Martínez Cabaleiro 20.12.2016

(4-6) Cáceres. On 22.12 three birds, two adult males and a 1w were at Alcollarín reservoir, Cáceres (Sergi Sales).

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Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata (1)
(1) Cantabria. There was a female/1w at Asón estuary, seen from Cicero, Cantabria, on 8.12 ('Kant Demor' et al @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria). See a video from 8.12 in youtube here.

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ASIAN WHITE-WINGED SCOTER Melanitta (deglandi) stejnegeri (1)
(1) Alicante. A male was found at Pinet beach, La Marina,Alicante on 6.12 (Jana Marco,Óscar Aldeguer). The 2nd for Spain. See a special photopage on the finding with photos and vídeos here. Still there on 7.12 (Jana Marco, Álex Alamán; Barry Chambers -see a further photo below and thumbnails here-), 8.12 (Ferran López, Alberto Somoza, Dani Diaz, José Luís Copete; Manolo Salas, Fernando Camuñas-Mohinelo, Toni Peral, Richard Howard, Miguel Angel Serrano Rubio), 9.12 (Jana Marco et al), 10.12 (Vittorio Pedrocchi, Arnau Pedrocchi, Joan Pedrocchi, Clara Pedrocchi, Elisabet Pons; Elias Gomis, Toni Zaragozí, David Bañuls y Toni Mulet) and 11.12 (Vittorio Pedrocchi; Malcolm Palmer, Juana Martinez, Cockie Donkers). Still at El Pinet beach, La Marina, Alicante on 14.12 (Yanina Maggiotto, Gorka Gorospe, Martí Franch, Marc Illa, Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco et al; Helen Commandeur @ observado.org), 16.12 (Pat Harrison) and 17.12 (José Portillo et al). The bird was seen until a few days before Christmas, last seen so far on 19.12 (Óscar Aldeguer) and 20.12 (Luís Fidel Sarmiento).

Melste

Photo: © Barry Chambers 7.12.2016

Melste

Photo: Jana Marco © 14.12.2016

Melste

Photo: © Gorka Gorospe 14.12.2016

 

Video: © Gorka Gorospe 14.12.2016

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Smew Mergellus albellus (1)
(1) Cáceres. On 17.12 the presence of a 1w ♀ was confirmed at Alcollarín, Cáceres (Marc Gàlvez). Seen again on 19.12 (José V. Oropesa), see a photo below, 20.12 (Sergi Sales), thumbnail here, and 22.12 (Sergi Sales) to 23.12 (Delfín González). The bird had been seen in late November by Stefan Jansen (see Aves de Extremadura blog here) and in Amantes de la Ornitología here)

Meralb

Photo: © José V.Oropesa 19.12.2016

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Goosander Mergus merganser (1,2)
(1) Barcelona. There was a ♀/1w bird off Remolar lagoon, Viladecans, on 11.12 (Juan Carlos Bellido). This bird was relocated on 12.12 at Llobregat river mouth, El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Ferran López).

(2) Girona. There was a bird at Mare de Déu de les Fonts, near Salitja, Vilobí d'Onyar, Girona, on 24.12 (Grabi de Jesús, Miquel Arxer @ornitho.cat) and on 25.12 (Ricard Busquets; Pancho Pou; Eikel Delgado; Gerard Dalmau). See a photo below (Eikel Delgado). On 27.12 it was still present (Enric Fontcuberta; Jordi Faus @ornitho.cat). Last seen on 28.12 at Salitja, Girona (S.Sales, R.Gutiérrez, M.Pérez, L.Estrada; G.Dalmau, M.A.Lucena; J.E. Navarrete). Left flying at 08:55. Later in the morning a Goosander, probably the same individual, was seen well north at Pedret i Marzà pond, Girona (Pau Calero).

Mermer

Photo: © Eikel Delgado 25.12.2016

Mermer

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 28.12.2016

Mermer

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 28.12.2016

NEOAVES

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nPresumed hybrid Western Reef x Little Egret Egretta gularis x garzetta (1,2)
(1) Tarragona. The bird seen last month at Poble Nou, Amposta, Tarragona continued in the area during December 2016. It was seen on 12.12 (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch) and photographed on 16.12 (Josep Tantull, Roser Solé),see below.

Egrgargul

Photo: © Josep Tantull, Roser Solé 16.12.2016

(2) Valencia. A bird, seen previously in the area of Sollana of l'Albufera, was spotted again on 22.12 at La Foia, Sollana (Toni Alcocer @ birdingalbufera.es).

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Marabou Leptoptilos crumeniferus (1,2)
(1) Almería. A bird was found on 19.12 at Cabo de Gata, Almería (@aamaa_es). Read more on the finding in Spanish here.

(2)topo Fuerteventura. A bird was at Itsmo de la Pared, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, on 25.12 (Robin Mawer).

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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 seen again on 3.12, a year after its arrival to the island (Miguel Avelino Suarez, Francisco Guerra, Pepi Simba y Liberto, Javier del Campo, Francisco del Campo y Jose sp). Still there on 8.12 (Miguel Avelino Suarez,Francisco Guerra,Pepi Simba y Liberto sp). See a photo below (Miguel Avelino Suárez). Still there on 29.12 (Xabier Remirez)
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Podpod

Photo: © Miguel Avelino Suárez 8.12.2016

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White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla (1)
(1) Huesca. A bird was found dead electrocuted at Ayerbe, Huesca on 22.12 and was brought to Alfranca Recovery Center (Alfranca Recovery Center).

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nRuppell's Vulture Gyps rueppellii (1)
(1) Cádiz. On 10.1 there was one at Sierra deLaPlata, PN del Estrecho, Tarifa, Cádiz (Javi Elorriaga/Birding the Strait, Guillermo Rutten). See a photo below (Javi Elorriaga),

Gyprup

Photo: © Javi Elorriaga / Birding the Strait 10.12.2016

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nPallid Harrier Circus macrourus (1,2,3,4,5,
6)
(1) Valencia. On 7.12 a 1w was at Muntanyeta dels Sants, Sueca, P.N. de l'Albufera de València (Pau Ferrer). Relocated on
8.12 (J.M. Hernández y X. Galarza @birdingalbufera.es) and on 9.12 (G. Chaguaceda @birdingalbufera.es). See three thumbnails here. This bird was seen again on 22.12 (Toni Alcocer @ birdingalbufera.es).

(2) Asturias. On 8.12 a bird showing characters of macrourus was seen at Gozón, Asturias (Manuel Quintana). See a thumbnail here. Seen again on 9.12 (Manuel Quintana) and on 15.12 (Daniel L. Velasco y Roberto Menéndez).

(3) Zaragoza. On 13.12, a 2cy ♂ was seen and photographed at Quinto de Ebro, Zaragoza (Manuel Galán). See a thumbnail here.

(4) Alicante. On 17.12 a ♀ bird was at El Hondo, Alicante (José Portillo, Juan Sagardía, Roberto Menéndez).

(5) Alicante. A 1w was seen on 23.12 at El Hondo(Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco). On 29.12 it was still present (Óscar Aldeguer y Rubén Limiñana).

(6) Alicante. A further 1w was at Santa Pola saltpans, Alicante, on 26.12 (Óscar Aldeguer). See a photo below

Cirmac

Photo: © Óscar Aldeguer 26.12.2016

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Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga (1,2,3)
(1) Alicante. The
3cy seen last month at El Hondo, Alicante, was seen again on 3.12 (Jana Marco, Álex Alamán; Barry Chambers, Paul Garrett and George). Seen again on 23.12 (Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco, Julio Merayo, Marcos Ferrández, Paco Botella) and 24.12 (Germán López, Antonio Sáez, Roque Belenguer, Jana Marco).

(2) Alicante. The Estonian eagle 'Tonn' was seen over El Hondo, Alicante, on 3.12 (Barry Chambers, Paul Garrett and George). Perhaps Tonn was the adult seen at long distance on 13.12 (Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco), while it was positively seen on 17.12 (José Portillo, Juan Sagardía, Roberto Menéndez) and 23.12 (Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco, Julio Merayo, Marcos Ferrández, Paco Botella).

(3) Alicante. A total of four Greater Spotted Eagles have been seen at El Hondo: 2 adults (one ringed, one not), a 3rd year and Tonn. One of the adults, not Tonn, was seen on 23.12 (Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco, Julio Merayo, Marcos Ferrández, Paco Botella)..

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Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina (1)
(1) Alicante. A 1w was seen at El Hondo, Alicante, on 3.12 (Jana Marco,Álex Alamán, Roque Belenguer).

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Hybrid Lesser x Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina x clanga (1,2)
(1) Cádiz. There was a presumed hybrid between these two large eagles on 10.12 at La Janda, Cádiz (Javi Elorriaga/ Birding the Strait, Guillermo Rutten).

(2) Alicante. There was a bird at El Hondo, Alicante on 23.12 (Germán López, Antonio Sáez, Roque Belenguer, Jana Marco).

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Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni (1)
(1) Illes Balears. Mallorca. A 1w was found exhausted at Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca on 6.12 (José Diego Gómez /Falconry Service/Palma Airport , identified later by Francisco Silva and Jordi Muntaner). The bird was released in the same place later. See a photo below and thumbnail here. The 3rd for the Balearic islands.

Porall

Photo: © José Diego Gómez 6.12.2016

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American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica (1,2)
(1) Alicante. The bird found on 27.11 at Elche, Alicante remained near El Hondo on 1.12 (Malcolm Palmer, Barry Chambers, Stephan Cramer, Els Feuth et al) and on 3.12 (Jana Marco, Irene Arnaldos, Álex Alamán).

(2) Cáceres. There was a bird at Galisteo, Cáceres on 6.12 (Sergio Mayordomo, see a photo below). It was still there on 7.12 (José Guerra, Fran Montaño, Marc Gálvez, César Clemente, Raúl Granados, Fátima Romero, Hugo Sánchez y Raquel Lozano) and 8.12 (José Guerra and others).This bird was seen again on 21.12 (Sergi Sales) to 23.12 (Delfín González). See photos below. This bird was still there on 29.12 (Sergio Mayordomo).

Pludom

Photo: © Sergio Mayordomo 6.12.2016

Pludom

Photo: © Sergi Sales 21.12.2016

Pludom

Photo: © Delfín González 23.12.2016

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Sociable Plover Vanellus gregarius (1,2)
(1) Alicante. The bird at Vistabella, El Hondo, Alicante found on 25.10 remained there on 1.12 (Malcolm Palmer, Barry Chambers, Stephan Cramer, Els Feuth et al) and 3.12 (Jana Marco, Irene Arnaldos, Álex Alamán). Relocated on 23.12 (Óscar Aldeguer, Jana Marco). See a photo below (Jana Marco). Still there on 29.12 (Óscar Aldeguer y Rubén Limiñana).

Vangre

Photo: © Jana Marco 23.12.2016

(2) Tarragona. A bird that had been reported before at L'Ampolla, Delta de l'Ebre, Tarragona by a Belgian birder but that was not found was relocated on 19.12 at Deltebre, Delta de l'Ebre, Tarragona (Ferran Broto; Sergi Sales; Josep Tantull, Roser Solé), 21.12 (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch; Xavier Riera, Mariano Cebolla, see a photo below; Ricard Gutiérrez –photos below and two thumbnails here-, Màrius Domingo; Xavier Aute et al), 22.12 (Sergi Torné, Pancho Pou, Dani Díaz-Diethelm, Enric Fontcuberta), 23.12 (Joan Barrachina), see a photo below and 24.12 (Josep Crusafont). The 1st for the Ebro delta. This bird was still around on 27.12 at Deltebre, Delta de l'Ebre, Tarragona (Eugeni Capella; Pau Calero, Pau García Campderròs, Josep Bel, Anna Bassols et al @ornitho.cat). Still present near the Ampolla road on 28.12 (Víctor Iglesias, see a photo below; Thomas Kuppel @ornitho.cat) and 29.12 (Antonio Rodríguez Sinovas) to 31.12 (Josep Bujons, Jordi Comellas, Sergi Fernández; Manolo Sánchez-Blanch).

Vangre

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 21.12.2016

Vangre

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 21.12.2016

Vangre

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 21.12.2016

Vangre

Photo: © Mariano Cebolla 21.12.2016

Vangre

Photo: © Joan Barrachina 23.12.2016

Vangre

Photo: © Víctor Iglesias 30.12.2016

Vangre

Photo: © Víctor Iglesias 30.12.2016

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Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia (1)
(1) A Coruña . The returning adult bird, 'Phil', was seen again at Cariño, A Coruña on 5.12 (Ricardo Hevia) and on 8.12 (Pere Josa).See a photo below. On 13.12 it was seen again (Ricardo Hevia) and on 20.12 and 27.12 too (Ricardo Hevia).

Chrphi

Photo: © Pere Josa 8.12.2016

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Laughing Gull Larus atricilla (1)
(1) Gipuzkoa . On 11.12 a 2w was present at Lasarte-Oria, Gipuzkoa (Alfredo Valiente). See two photos below.

Laratr

Photo: © Alfredo Valiente 11.12.2016

Laratr

Photo: © Alfredo Valiente 11.12.2016

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nCaspian Gull Larus cachinnans (32 individuals) NO LONGER IN THE WEB FROM 2017
(1) Madrid. On 6.12 a bird was at Manzanares river, Madrid (Mariano Martínez).

(2) Cantabria. On 9.12 a 1w was found at Santander harbour, Cantabria (Mariano Martínez).

(3) Bizkaia. On 9.12 one was at Ondarroa harbour, Bizkaia (Asier Aldaur @ornitho.eus). It was still there on 10.12 (Asier Aldaur, Juan Carlos Andrés, Gabriel Martín) and 11.12 (Juan Carlos Andrés). See a photo below (Juan Carlos Andrés). This bird was seen again on 16.12 (Alfredo Valiente @ornitho.eus).

Larcac

Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 10.12.2016

Larcac

Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 10.12.2016

(4-6) Gipuzkoa. On 11.12 there were 3 at Donostia – Urumea, in front of Hotel María Cristina (Xabier Saralegui @ornitho.eus)

(7) A Coruña. On 12-13.12 a 1w remained at Cariño, A Coruña (Ricardo Hevia). See two photos below. On 20.12 it was still there (Ricardo Hevia).

Larcac

Photo: © Ricardo Hevia 12.12.2016

Larcac

Photo: © Ricardo Hevia 12.12.2016

(8) A Coruña. On 13.12 an adult ringed PKLC joined the 1w number (7) at Cariño, A Coruña (Ricardo Hevia). See a photo below.

Larcac

Photo: © Ricardo Hevia 13.12.2016

(9) Asturias. On 16.12 a 1w was seen at playa de Bañugues, Gozón,Asturias (Manuel Quintana). See a photo below.

Larcac

Photo: © Manuel Quintana 16.12.2016

(10) Asturias. On 14.12 there was a 1w at El Arbeyal beach, Gijón, Asturias (Daniel López-Velasco).

(11-12) Bizkaia. On 16.12 two new 1w reached Ondarroa harbour, Bizkaia joining bird (3)(Alfredo Valiente @ornitho.eus).

(13) Gipuzkoa. On 17.12 a 1w reached Donostia (Xabier Saralegui @ornitho.eus) .

(14) Girona. On 21.12 a 1w seen in previous months was relocated at Banyoles lake, Girona (Gerard Dalmau @ ornitho.cat). Seen again on 29.12 at Puigpalter dump (David Funosas @ornitho.cat)

(15) A Coruña. on 24.12 a 2w was at Baldaio, A Coruña (Xabier Varela). See a thumbnail here.

(16) Asturias. On 25.12 a 1w was seen at El Musel, Gijón, Asturias (Gabriel Silva, Quique Carballal). This bird was seen again on 31.12 (Nacho Vega).

(17) Gipuzkoa. On 20.12 there was a Polish ringed 1w bird at Urumea river, Donostia, Gipuzkoa (Xavier Saralegui @ornitho.eus).

(18) Gipuzkoa. On 23-24.12 there was an unringed 1w bird at Urumea river, Donostia, Gipuzkoa (Xavier Saralegui @ornitho.eus)

(19) Gipuzzkoa. On 26.12 there was a German ringed bird at Urumea river, Donostia, Gipuzkoa (Xavier Saralegui @ornitho.eus).

(20) Gipuzkoa. On 27-28.12 a new unringed 1w bird was found at Urumea river, Donostia, Gipuzkoa (Xavier Saralegui, Joseba Amenabar @ornitho.eus).

(21) Gipuzkoa. On 28.12 a 3w was at Txingudi marshes, Irún, Gipuzkoa (Itziar Gutiérrez @ornitho.eus).

(22) Cantabria. From 22-26.12 a 1w remained at Santoña, Cantabria (Jesús Menéndez, Serafín Alarcón; Luis López @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria). One was seen again on 29.12 (Jesís Menéndez).

(23) Cantabria. On 27.12 a 1w was seen at Sorno, Cantabria (Alberto Benito, Javier Hernández y César Díaz @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria).

(24-28) Cantabria. On 27.12 5 individuals were seen at ria de Ajo, Cantabria (Guillermo Rodríguez Lázaro @ A nuario Ornitológico de Cantabria).

(29) Cantabria. On 29.12 a 2w joined the 1w bird at La Lastra, Santoña, Cantabria (Jesús Menéndez)

(30) Cantabria On 31.12 a 1w was at Laredo beach, Cantabria (Álvaro Bustamante)

(31) Navarra. On 29.12 a 1w was seen at Culebrete dump, Tudela, Navarra. It was Polish, ringed 797P (Jesús Mari Lekuona). See a photo below.

Larcac

Photo: © Jesús Mari Lekuona 29.12.2016

(32) Tarragona. A 1w was at L'Ametlla de Mar, Tarragona on 27.12 (Thomas Kuppel @ornitho.cat). Girona. On 30.12 an adult was at Puigpalter dump, Porqueres, Girona (Carles Feo @ornitho.cat). .

 

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American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus (1,2)
(1) A Coruña. The returning adult, locally named 'Barrilete', was seen again at Lires, Ceé, Muxia, A Coruña on 7.12 (Delfín González). See a photo below.

Larsmi

Photo: © Delfín González 7.12.2016

(2) Bizkaia. On 16.12 ' Ondarru' the returning individual was back to Ondarroa harbour, Bizkaia (Juan Carlos Andrés; Alfredo Valiente). See two photos below (Juan Carlos Andrés) and more in his blog here. Seen again on 23.12 (Javi Elorriaga, Asier Aldalur and Michael Southcott).

Larsmi

Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 16.12.2016

Larsmi

Photo: © Juan Carlos Andrés 16.12.2016

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nGlaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus (1,2,3,4,5)
(1) A Coruña. On 7.12 a bird was found at Lires beach, Ceé, Muxia, A Coruña (Delfín González). See a photo below.

Larhyp

Photo: © Delfín González 7.12.2016

(2) Cádiz. On 11.12 a 1w was at Chipiona harbour, Cádiz (Alberto Savijn, José Carlos Sires, Pim Edelaar, José Luis Anguita). See photos at observado.org. See a photo below (José Luís Anguita). Seen again on 16.12 (Pablo Galiano @observado.org) and 17.12 (Eduardo José Rodríguez; F.Javier Salcedo @observado.org)

Larhyp

Photo: © José Luís Anguita 11.12.2016

(3) A Coruña. On 13.12 a 1w was found at Cariño, A Coruña (Ricardo Hevia). See a photo below. This bird was seen again on 20.12 (Ricardo Hevia).

Larhyp

Photo: © Ricardo Hevia 13.12.2016

(4) Asturias. On 14.12 a 1w was seen at playa de Bañugues, Gozón,Asturias (Daniel López-Velasco). The following day it was seen from Punta de la Vaca, Gozón, Asturias (Elías García-Sánchez) and it was back to Bañugues beach on 16.12 (Daniel López-Velasco).

(5) A Coruña. On 24.12 a 1w was found at Baldaio, A Coruña (Xabi Varela). See a thumbnail here.

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Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri (1) 8TH FOR SPAIN
(1) A Coruña. The bird found on 23.11 at Playa de Santa Cruz, Oleiros, A Coruña remained there on 1.12 (Pere Josa Anguera), see a photo below, and 2.12 (Marcos Suárez; Tucho Lopez Porto) to 3.12 (David Calleja Marcos, Tito Salvadores Ramos, Cosme Damián Romai Cousido) and 4.12 (Álvaro Rodríguez Pomares). NEW PHOTOPAGE HERE. Still present on 5.12 (José Alberto Fernández Ugarte)and 6.12 (Xabier Varela; Delfín González, see a photo below) but apparently gone since 7.12.

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Photo: © Pere Josa Anguera 1.12.2016

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Photo: © Delfín González 6.12.2016

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Isabelline Shrike Lanius isabellinus (1,2)
(1)
Tarragona. On 3.12 a bird was found at Tancada marshes, Ebre delta, Tarragona (Óscar Pérez). Not relocated on 4.12. See a thumbnail here. Found again on 5.12 at the same place (Manolo Sánchez-Blanch). This bird was seen intermitently along the week despite 11 persons failed to locate it on 6.12. However, it was seen again in the same area on 7.12 (Joan Manubens, Marc Illa), 8.12 (Eduard Soler), 9.12 (Mariano Cebolla -see photos below- ; Màrius Domingo; Joan Ferrer @ornitho.cat) and 10.12 (Hubert Günter Mas, Nicolàs Ordax; Oriol Baena; Quique Carballal & Javier Valladares). The bird was seen on 12.12 (Vittorio Pedrocchi) and on 13.12 (Pau Calero, Jordi Martí-Aledo) and it was seen intermitently during the week (Josep Tantull, Roser Solé, see a photo below). Still there on 16.12 (Màrius Domingo) and 18.12 (Josep Tantull, Roser Solé, see a thumbnail here; Josep Bel ).The bird was briefly seen on 22.12 morning (Josep Tantull, Roser Solé) but not later. Also seen on 24.12 morning (Jesús Moro).

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Photo: © Mariano Cebolla 9.12.2016

Lanisa

Photo: © Mariano Cebolla 9.12.2016

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Photo: © Mariano Cebolla 9.12.2016

Lanisa

Photo: © Josep Tantull i Roser Solé 12.2016

(2) Illes Balears. Mallorca. On 16.12 a bird was found at S'Albufereta de Pollença, Mallorca (Maties Rebassa). See a photo below.

Lanisa

Photo: © Maties Rebassa 16.12.2016

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Steppe Grey Shrike Lanius (meridionalis) pallidirostris (1) FIRST FOR SPAIN
(1)
Almería. The bird found at Andarax river mouth, Almería on 29.11 remained there on 1.12 (Jesús Nieto, E. García, Raimundo Martín). It was still there on 2.12 (Raimundo Martín, Garry sp; Jesús Nieto, M.R.Nieto), 3.12 (Jesús Nieto, M.Lao, E.García; Guy Kesselaers, Michel Viskens et al @observado.org) and 4.12 (Jesús Nieto). See two phots below (Jesús Nieto). SPECIAL identification and occurrence page here. The bird was seen by the author and colleages all the following days: 5.12.2016 (Jesús Nieto, E. Nieto Matilla), from 16:20 to 17:10, 6.12.2016 (Jesús Nieto, M. Peñas), from 16:15 and 17:15, 7.12.2016, (Jesús Nieto), from 16:45 to 17:45, not seen on 8.12 afternoon, 9.12.2016 (Jesús Nieto) between 14:15 and 14:30, 10.12.2016 (Jesús Nieto, E.García) from 18:15-18.20 hours. Seen again on 13.12 (David Elliott-Binns) and 31.12 (Charo Fdez. Montaño, Manuel Quintana Becerra).

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Photo: © Jesús Nieto 30.11.2016

Lanmerpal

Photo: © Jesús Nieto 30.11.2016

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Hooded Crow Corvus cornix (1-2,3)
(1-2)
Barcelona. The two birds seen previously at El Prat de Llobregat were seen by the river at this same village on 2.12 (Raúl Bastida @ ornitho.cat).Seen again on 14.12 (Carlos López, Oriol Baena @ornitho.cat) and on 18.12 this time at downtown El Prat de Llobregat, near Coronel Sanfeliu street (Quim Minoves, Pedro Bescós @ornitho.cat). Seen again on 20.12 (Antonio Rodríguez Sinovas @ornitho.cat) and 23.12 (Víctor Cañadas @ornitho.cat).

(3) Gibraltar. The bird seen in previous months was seen and photographed again at Gibraltar on 22.12 (John Cortés). See a thumbnail in John Cortés twitter timeline here.

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topoPied Crow Corvus albus (1-2)
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Gran Canaria. There were two at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria harbour on 2.12 (Colin Green). See three thumbnails here.

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Apparently some overwintering birds in mainland Spain after largest Autumn influx ever recorded (31 this month)

(1-2) Valladolid. On 1.12 there were two birds at Parque Ribera, Valladolid (Juan Sagardía).

(3) Cádiz. On 1.12 a bird was found at Costa Ballena, Cádiz (J.A.Sarry). See location at observado.org [This observation may be of the same bird identified as HUme's Warbler on 8.12]

(4) Cantabria. On 2.12 a bird was seen at Parque urbano de Las Llamas, Santander (Antonio Sanz, Álvaro Bustamante @ Aves de Cantabria).

(5) Zaragoza. A bird coming from last month was still at at Calatayud, Zaragoza on 3.12 (Alfredo Sánchez Galán). This bird remained in the area until 11.12 at least (Pablo Moya). See a photo from 10.12 below (Pablo Moya). Seen again on 21-23.12 (Pablo Moya).

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Photo: © Pablo Moya 10.12.2016

(6) Valencia. A new bird was trapped and ringed on 3.12 at Tancat de Milia, Sollana, l’Albufera de Valencia. Ringed (Pedro Marin, Julian Martinez, Domingo Martinez, Saul Vara, Miguel Piera). See a photo below (Pedro Marín).

Phyino

Photo: © Pedro Marín 3.12.2016

(7-8) Tarragona. The two birds at Reus garden, Reus, seen last month, remained there in December. 1.12 (one individual, Màrius Domingo) and 3.12 (two birds, Lluc Sernis, see two photos below; Víctor Iglesias @ornitho.cat). At least one remained in the park on 22.12 (Víctor Iglesias @ornitho.cat). On 27.12 one was at Reus park, Tarragona (Javier Oliver).

Phyino

Photo: © Lluc Sernis 3.12.2016

Phyino

Photo: © Lluc Sernis 3.12.2016

(9) Lleida. Another bird from last month, seen on 22-23.11, remained at Vallfogona de Balaguer, Lleida, on 2.12 (Quim Minoves @ornitho.cat).

(10) topoFuerteventura. On 6.12 a bird was found at Costa Calma, Fuerteventura (Xabier Remirez). It was still there on 8.12 (Carles Oliver) and 27.12 (Eckhard Moller).

(11) Madrid. On 8.12 a bird was found at Las Rozas, Madrid (David Rodríguez Vieites).

(12) topoFuerteventura. On 8.12 a bird was at Caleta de Fuste, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands (@wildlifesurvey). It was still there on 9.12 (Juan Carlos Diéguez), see a photo below. Still there on 11.12 (Mary Galloway).

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Photo: © Juan Carlos Diéguez 9.12.2016

(13) Albacete. On 10.12 a bird was at a pinewood within Universitary Hospital at Albacete (Rafa Torralba).

topo(14) Gran Canaria The bird seen on 4.11 at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary islands, at Castilo de la Luz, was seen again there on 11.2 (Xabier Remirez).

topo(15) Lanzarote. On 12.12 a bird was seen at Uga, Lanzarote, Canary islands (F.Javier García Vargas). See a thumbnail here.

(16) A Coruña. On 13.12 a bird was found at Parque Santa Margarita, A Coruña. (Cosme Damián Romay). Still there on 14.12 (Cosme Damián Romay) and 17.12 (Fernando Pereiras, Cosme Damián Romay). See two thumbnails here. This bird remained in the area on 18-19.12 (Dani Monteagudo, Carla Soaje; Cosme Damián Romay), 20.12 (Cosme Damián Romay) and 24.12 (Cosme Damián Romay). This bird remained there on 27.11 (Cosme Damián Romay, Gaël Barreau).

(17) Barcelona. A bird was found on 16.12 at Turó del Caritg, Badalona (Quique Carballal)

(18-21) Pontevedra. On 17.12 a bird was found at Avenida Castelao of Vigo city, Pontevedra in the same place where another individual was seen last year (Rafa Salvadores). On 18.12 it was seen and photographed again (Rafa Salvadores, Tito Salvadores). See a thumbnail here. This bird remained in the area on 22.12 (Tito Salvadores) and 24.12, when 3 were seen! (David Rodríguez Vieites; Vanessa Rodríguez).

topo(22) Lanzarote. On 18.12 a bird was at Los Valles, Lanzarote (Antonio Unquiles, Francisco Javier García Vargas).

(23-25) Pontevedra. On 24.12 there were two birds at Alameda, Pontevedra city, Pontevedra (Vítor Xosé Cabaleiro). See a photo below. Three were counted on 27.12 (Vítor Xosé Cabaleiro, Juan Carlos Epifanio).

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Photo: © Vítor Xosé Cabaleiro 24.12.2016

(26) A Coruña. On 24.12 a bird was found at Auditorio park, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña (Xoan Diéguez @ BirdersCove).

(27) Pontevedra. On 24.12 a bird found one week ago was still at O Grove, Pontevedra (Xurxo Piñeiro).n This bird remained in the area (Plaza O Corgo, O Grove), on 31.12 (Cosme Damián Romay).

(28) Gipuzkoa. A bird was present at Dumboa, Irún, from 24-30.12 (Javier Zaporta et al @ornitho.eus). See an entry on the observation at Itziar Gutiérrez blog here.

topo(29) Fuerteventura. On 29.12 a bird was found at Pájara, Fuerteventura (Dave Riddell).

(30) A Coruña. On 29.12 a bird was found at A Zapateira, A Coruña (Emma Fernández Galego).

(31) A Coruña. On 30.12 a new individual was found at the same place where the Hume’s Warbler was seen at A Coruña: As Lapas (Xabi Varela, Juan Pita-Romero, Antonio Sandoval, Cholo F.Ramón, Alexia del Rio, Cris Maestro, Bibiana Lorenzo, Fernando Pereiras, Berto Montegaudo, Cosme Damián Romay).

 

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Hume's Warbler Phylloscopus humei (1,2,3,4) 8-11TH FOR SPAIN
(1) Barcelona. The 4th for Catalonia (after two previous at Montjuïc on 2015 and one last month at Girona) was found on 4.12 at Botanical Gardens, Montjuïc, Barcelona. Heard, taped, and seen and poorly photographed (Ricard Gutiérrez, Helena Arbonés). Twitched the same afternoon (Oriol Baena).
See a photo below (Ricard Gutiérrez). This bird remained all week long at the Botanical Garden, that received a number of additional visits (and income) due to the bird: 5.12 (Marcel Gil; Marc Noguera; Sergi Sales et al), 6.12 (Jordi Sala, Dani González Martín, Fernando Enrique, Quique Carballal -see a photo below and thumbnail here-; Toni Alonso; Joan Carles Cirera, Martí Franch, Marcel Gil; José Luís Copete), 7.12 (Pau Esteban, Nicolàs Ordax @ornitho.cat), 8.12 (Jaroa López @ornitho.cat), 9.12 (Albert Manero), 10.12 (David Cárdenas, Tim Johnson @ornitho.cat) and 11.12 (Josep Bel, Antonio Rodríguez Sinovas; Lluís Gustamante; Helena Arbonés, Ricard Gutiérrez - see a photo below and thumbnail here - and Francesc Kirchner). The bird moved away from the Botanical garden on its 3rd week in the area. On 12.12 it was still present at the Jardi Bótànic, Barcelona (Miquel Bonet; David Ibáñez et al). However it was not seen on 13-14.12. On 13.12 it was found (apparently the same bird) c. 900 m from the former site, near Poble Nou, in the límit of Montjuïc mountain (Lucy Brzoska), see a photo below. On 17.12 it was relocated at Passeig de l'Exposició, in front of Escola Poble Sec, Barcelona (Albert Manero; Quim Minoves). See a thumbnail here (Quim Minoves). On 23.12 the bird at Montjuïc, Barcelona was still present near Poble Nou (ornitho.cat). On 24.12 it was seen again (Albert Manero; Manolo García -Tarrasón @ornitho.cat; Rafael Armada – see a photo below- ) and on 25.12 too (Dani Díaz-Diethelm @ornitho.cat). From 28-29 the bird remained at Poble Nou, Barcelona (Quim Minoves @ ornitho.cat). On 30.12 it was seen too (Jan Bisschop, see a thumbnail here; Carles Oliver; Pedro Plans; Quim Minoves @ornitho.cat)

Phyhum

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 4.12.2016

Phyhum

Photo: © Quique Carballal 6.12.2016

Phyhum

Photo: © Ricard Gutiérrez 11.12.2016

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Photo: © Lucy Brzoska 13.12.2016

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Photo: © Rafael Armada 24.12.2016

(2) Cádiz. A bird was seen and heard, then identified, photographed and taped, at Costa Ballena, Rota, Cádiz on 8.12 (Paco Chiclana). The 9th for Spain and 1st for Andalucia. See a thumbnail here. The bird was relocated on 9.12 (Rafael García Costales) and on 10.12 (J.A.Sarry). The latter author states that the inornatus claimed in the area by him on 1.12 was actually this bird, so the bird was actually correctly identified on 8.12, despite it may have been in the area since 1.12. Still present on 11.12 (Alberto Savijn, José Carlos Sires, Pim Edelaar, José Luis Anguita). See a photo below (J.L.Anguita). On 12.12 it was still there (Álex Colorado, Javi Elorriaga; José Márquez @ observado.org) and on 15.12 too (Paco Chiclana).

Phyhum

Photo: © José Luís Anguita 11.12.2016

(3) Valladolid. There was a bird at Garden near Valladolid recovery center, Valladolid on 22.12 (Juan Sagardía). The 1st for Castilla-León. On 23.12 it was still around (Juan Sagardía). See a photo below. This bird was seen again on 27.12 (Juan Sagardía).

Phyhum

Photo: © Juan Sagardía 22.12.2016

(4) A Coruña. On 29.12 a bird was found at As Lapas, A Coruña, near Hércules tower, the 3rd for Galicia (Carla Soaje, Daniel Monteagudo). Seen later by more authors (Sandra Villarquide, Chicho García Rey, Manolo Carregal, Graciela Fernández Arrojo, Cosme Damián Romay). On 30.12 it was still there (Xabi Varela, Juan Pita-Romero, Antonio Sandoval, Cholo F.Ramón, Alexia del Rio, Cris Maestro, Bibiana Lorenzo, Fernando Pereiras, Berto Montegaudo, Cosme Damián Romay), and on 31.12 too (David Martínez Lago, Pablo Gutiérrez, Antonio Gutiérrez; Berto Monteagudo). See photos in Fernando Pereira’s blog here.

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Siberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita tristis (1,2,3,4-5,6,7,8)
(1) Girona. On 2.12 a bird was seen at Maçanet de la Selva, Girona (Arnau Tolrà @ ornitho.cat).

(2) Zaragoza. On 2.12 a tristis bird was seen at Calatayud, Zaragoza (Pablo Moya). On 7.12 it was heard and seen (Pablo Moya). See a photo below (Pablo Moya).

Phycoltri

Photo: © Pablo Moya 2.12.2016

(3) Navarra. On 8.12 a tristis-like 1 silent bird was seen and photographed at Barañaín, Navarra (Ricardo Rodríguez). See a photo below.

Phycoltri

Photo: © Ricardo Rodríguez 8.12.2016

(4-5) A Coruña. On 8.12 there were two at Carnota, A Coruña (Pablo Gutiérrez, Antonio Gutiérrez, Ricardo Hevia).

(6) A Coruña. On 14.12 a bird was seen at Parque Santa Margarita, A Coruña (Cosme Damián Romay, Alfonso Valeiro). See a thumbnail here.

(7) Barcelona. On 16.12 a bird was seen and heard at Polígon industrial Pratenc bridge, El Prat de Llobregat, Barcelona (Manolo García Tarrasón, Marcel Gil, Stephen Menzie @ornitho.cat). On 18.12 it was still there (Quim Minoves; Ricard Gutiérrez).

(8) Alicante. On 31.12 one was heard and seen at Baradello, Alcoi, Serra de la Mariola, Alacant (Jesús Gisbert).

 

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Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti (1)
(1) Pontevedra. On 7.12 a female was found at Vilariño beach, Aldán, Cangas do Morrazo, Pontevedra (José Ramón Gómez). On 8.12 it was still there and on 11.12 too (José Ramón Gómez). See two photos below and three thumbnails here.This bird was seen again in the area on 17.12 (José Ramón Gómez).

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Photo: © José Ramón Gómez 8.12.2016

Oendes

Photo: © José Ramón Gómez 8.12.2016

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Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus (1-5,6-13)
(1-5) Cantabria. On 7.12 five birds were found at Langre coastal meadows (Gonzalo Deán, Juan Ignacio Deán @ Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria). On 9.12 at least 5, perhaps 6 birds were still there (Jesús Menéndez @Anuario Ornitológico de Cantabria).

(6-13) A Coruña. On 29.12 3 birds were at Nemiña, Muxia, A Coruña (Fernando Pereiras @ Birders_cove). On 30.12 the number had raised to 5 (Fernando Pereiras @ Birders_cove) and on 31.12 there were 8 at the same place (Fernando Pereiras, Graciela Fernández, Manolo Carregal @ Birders_cove).

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Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla (1,2)
(1) Barcelona. On 2.12 a bird was seen and photographed at Besós river, Montcada i Reixac, Barcelona (Xavier Larruy). See a photo below.

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Photo: © Xavier Larruy 2.12.2016

(2) Bizkaia. On 1.12 a bired was seen at dunes near Estuario del río Barbadún, Muskiz, Bizkaia (Iván Sarabia @ ornitho.eus).

 

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  • Single records/ Citas sueltas/ Cites aïllades: Author (year). [Species] in Gutiérrez,R. (ed) (year, latest update), Recent Reports: [month year]. Rare Birds in Spain. Retrieved from http://www.rarebirdspain.net/arbsr000.htm 
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newFrom 1.1.2017 no records of Larus cachinnans will be included in the website. The species has proven to be regular and it is no longer consider a national rarity. Indeed, there are more cachinanns that L.delawarensis records. Sightings of the rest of species 'ex-rarities' are variable from one year to another, offer some id challenges or are of overall interest, and hence they will be featured in the website as in 2016 for the sake of completeness. Phylloscopus inornatus is still included to better understand the apparent changes in its pattern of occurrence including wintering records, despite the tremendous amount of birds recorded in 2016. If the national Rarities Committee includes any other new species in the rarities list, this will be featured in this website as well.

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Citas recientes incluye las últimas novedades del conjunto del país que tanto son observaciones personales, comunicaciones al autor o noticias difundidas en listas de correo. Por favor contacten los autores para cualquier uso de las fotografias fuera del estrictamente personal. Cualquier cita que se envie a esta página podrá ser usada por comités de rarezas estatales o de otros ámbitos, pero su inclusión aquí no implica su aceptación u homologación de ningún tipo y son responsabilidad de sus autores. Los nombres de las localidades se incluyen como son enviadas por los colaboradores, que deben ser citados como autores de las citas. Las fotos que se envíen podrán ser recortadas por criterios editoriales.Las noticias más recientes se marcan con new Desde Abril de 2005 se incluyen únicamente citas de  rarezas que necesitan homologación por el Comité de Rarezas de SEO/Birdlife si bien véase el cambio de política acaecido a partir de enero de 2016. La reproducción total o parcial de los contenidos de esta página está prohibida en sitios web comerciales (p.ej. *.com) si no se autoriza de antemano. Ir al inicio de la página
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The Isabelline Shrike at Ebre delta only seen so far on 3.12 (Óscar Pérez).
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The Isabelline Shrike at Ebre delta on 9.12 (Mariano Cebolla)
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The Hume's Warbler at Montjuïc on 6.12 (Quique Carballal)
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The Hume's Warbler at Costa Ballena, Rota, Cádiz on 8.12 (Paco Chiclana). The 1st for Andalucía.
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The Hume's Warbler at Montjuïc, Barcelona, on 11.12 (Ricard Gutiérrez)
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The Asian White-winged Scoter at Alicante on 8.12 (Barry Chambers)
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Another view of the Allen's Gallinule at Mallorca Airport (José Diego Gómez)
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The Pallid Harrier at Albufera de València on 7.12 (Pau Ferrer).
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The Desert Wheatear at Pontevedra as on 8.12 (José Ramón Gómez)
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The putative Pallid Harrier at Gozón, Asturias, on 8.12 (Manuel Quintana)
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The drake Ring-necked Duck at Pitillas, Navarra (Jesús Mari Lekuona).
Phyhum
The Hume's Warbler at Barcelona as on 17.12 (Quim Minoves)
Phycoltri
The tristis like Chiffchaff at A Coruña on 14.12
Lanisa
The Isabelline Shrike from Ebre delta remained in his site on 18.12 (Josep Tantull, Roser Solé).
Cirmac
The 2cy male Pallid Harrier at Quinto de Ebro, Zaragoza (Manuel Galán).
Phyino
The inornatus from Vigo, Pontevedra,on 17-18.12 (Rafa & Tito Salvadores).
Phyino
The Yellow-browed Warbler seen at Uga, Lanzarote, on 12.12 (Francisco Javier García Vargas).
Phyino
The YBW at Calatayud, Zaragoza, on 16.12 (Pablo Moya).
Phyino
Phyino
The P.inornatus at Parque Santa Margarita, A Coruña on 13.12 (Cosme Damián Romay).
Meralb
The Cáceres Smew on 21.12 (Sergi Sales).
Larhyp
The 1w Glaucous Gull at Baldaio, A Coruña (Xabi Varela).
Phyino
Phyino
One of the Yellow-browed Warblers at Av.Castelao, Vigo, as on 24.12 (Vanessa Rodríguez).
Phyio
The Yellow-browed Warbler at Santiago de Compostela (Xoan Diéguez).
Phyino
The Hume's Warbler at Valladolid on 23.12 (Juan Sagardía).
Pludom
The Cáceres American Golden Plover on 21.12 (Sergi Sales).
Vangre
Vangfre
The Sociable Lapwing on 21.12 (Ricard Gutiérrez).
Larcac
The Caspian Gull at Baldaio on 24.12 (Xabier Varela)
Meralb
The Smew at Cáceres on 23.12 (Delf¡n González).
Coralb
Coralb
The Pied Crow at Gran Canaria on 2.12 (Colin Green)
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Phyhum
The Hume's Warbler from Barcelona was present until the end of the year. Here as on 30.12 (Jan Bischopp).
 
 

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