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List of Birds Recorded from the Whitby Area

This is a list of birds recorded from the Whitby area. For further information about birds from the Whitby area, please contact the Club's Ornithology Recorder.

List in taxonomic or "Voos" order

 ●  Cygnus olor [Mute Swan]
 ●  Cygnus cygnus [Whooper Swan]
 ●  Anser brachyrhynchus [Pink-footed Goose]
 ●  Anser anser [Greylag Goose]
 ●  Branta canadensis [Greater Canada Goose]
 ●  Branta bernicla [Brent Goose]
 ●  Tadorna tadorna [Shelduck]
 ●  Anas penelope [Wigeon]
 ●  Anas crecca [Teal]
 ●  Anas platyrhynchos [Mallard]
 ●  Aythya farina [Pochard]
 ●  Aythya fuligula [Tufted Duck]
 ●  Somateria mollissima [Eider]
 ●  Melanitta nigra [Common Scoter]
 ●  Melanitta fusca [Velvet Scoter]
 ●  Bucephala clangula [Goldeneye]
 ●  Mergus merganser [Goosander]
 ●  Lagopus lagopus scotica [Red Grouse]
 ●  Alectoris rufa [Red-legged Partridge]
 ●  Perdix perdix [Grey Partridge]
 ●  Coturnix coturnix [Quail]
 ●  Phasianus colchicus [Pheasant]
 ●  Gavia stellate [Red-throated Diver]
 ●  Gavia arctica [Black-throated Diver]
 ●  Gavia immer [Great Northern Diver]
 ●  Tachybaptus ruficollis [Little Grebe]
 ●  Podiceps cristatus [Great Crested Grebe]
 ●  Podiceps grisegena [Red-necked Grebe]
 ●  Podiceps auritus [Slavonian Grebe]
 ●  Fulmarus glacialis [Fulmar]
 ●  Puffinus griseus [Sooty Shearwater]
 ●  Puffinus puffinus [Manx Shearwater]
 ●  Hydrobates pelagicus [European Storm Petrel]
 ●  Morus bassanus [Gannet]
 ●  Phalacrocorax carbo [Cormorant]
 ●  Phalacrocorax aristotelis [Shag]
 ●  Ardea cinrea [Grey Heron]
 ●  Circus cyaneus [Hen Harrier]
 ●  Accipiter gentillis [Goshawk]
 ●  Accipiter nisus [Sparrowhawk]
 ●  Buteo buteo [Buzzard]
 ●  Pandion haliaetus [Osprey]
 ●  Falco tinnunculus [Kestrel]
 ●  Falco columbarius [Merlin]
 ●  Gallinula chloropus [Moorhen]
 ●  Fulica atra [Coot]
 ●  Haematopus ostralegus [Oystercatcher]
 ●  Charadrius dubius [Little Ringed Plover]
 ●  Charadrius hiaticula [Ringed Plover]
 ●  Charadrius morinellus [Dotterel]
 ●  Pluvialis apricaria [Golden Plover]
 ●  Pluvialis squatarola [Grey Plover]
 ●  Vanellus vanellus [Lapwing]
 ●  Calidris alba [Sanderling]
 ●  Calidris maritime [Purple Sandpiper]
 ●  Calidris alpine [Dunlin]
 ●  Philomachus pugnax [Ruff]
 ●  Lymnocryptes minimus [Jack Snipe]
 ●  Gallinago gallinago [Common Snipe]
 ●  Scolopax rusticola [Woodcock]
 ●  Limosa limosa [Black-tailed Godwit]
 ●  Limosa limosa [Bar-tailed Godwit]
 ●  Numenius phaeopus [Whimbrel]
 ●  Numenius arquata [Curlew]
 ●  Tringa tetanus [Redshank]
 ●  Actitis hypoleucos [Common Sandpiper]
 ●  Arenaria interpres [Turnstone]
 ●  Larus canus [Common Gull]
 ●  Larus argentatus [Herring Gull]
 ●  Larus marinus [Great Black-backed Gull]
 ●  Rissa tridactyla [Kittiwake]
 ●  Sterna sandvicensis [Sandwich Tern]
 ●  Sterna hirundo [Common Tern]
 ●  Uria aalge [Guillemot]
 ●  Alca torda [Razorbill]
 ●  Columba livia/feral [Rock/Feral Dove]
 ●  Columba palumbus [Wood Pigeon]
 ●  Streptopelia decaocto [Collared Dove]
 ●  Streptopelia turtur [Turtle Dove]
 ●  Cuculus canorus [Cuckoo]
 ●  Tyto alba [Barn Owl]
 ●  Athene noctua [Little Owl]
 ●  Strix aluco [Tawny Owl]
 ●  Caprimulgus europaeus [Nightjar]
 ●  Apus apus [Swift]
 ●  Picus viridis [Green Woodpecker]
 ●  Dendrocopus major [Great Spotted Woodpecker]
 ●  Alauda arvensis [Skylark]
 ●  Riparia riparia [Sand Martin]
 ●  Hirundo rustica [Swallow]
 ●  Delichon urbica [House Martin]
 ●  Anthus pratensis [Meadow Pipit]
 ●  Anthus petrosus [Rock Pipit]
 ●  Motacilla cinerea [Grey Wagtail]
 ●  Motacilla alba yarrelli [Pied Wagtail]
 ●  Motacilla alba alba [White Wagtail]
 ●  Bombycilla garrulus [Waxwing]
 ●  Cinclus cinclus [Dipper]
 ●  Troglodytes troglodytes [Wren]
 ●  Prunella modularis [Dunnock]
 ●  Erithacus rubecula [Robin]
 ●  Phoenicurus phoenicurus [Common Redstart]
 ●  Saxicola rubetra [Whinchat]
 ●  Saxicola torquata [Stonechat]
 ●  Oenanthe oenanthe [Northern Wheatear]
 ●  Turdus torquata [Ring Ouzel]
 ●  Turdus merula [Blackbird]
 ●  Turdus pilaris [Fieldfare]
 ●  Turdus philomelus [Song Thrush]
 ●  Turdus iliacus [Redwing]
 ●  Turdus viscivorus [Mistle Thrush]
 ●  Sylvia atricapilla [Blackcap]
 ●  Sylvia borin [Garden Warbler]
 ●  Sylvia communis [Whitethroat]
 ●  Phylloscopus proregulus [Pallas?s Warbler]
 ●  Phylloscopus inornatus [Yellow-browed Warbler]
 ●  Phylloscopus collybita [Chiffchaff]
 ●  Regulus regulus [Goldcrest]
 ●  Regulus ignicapillus [Firecrest]
 ●  Muscicapa striata [Spotted Flycatcher]
 ●  Ficedula hypoleuca [Pied Flycatcher]
 ●  Aegithalos caudatus [Long-tailed Tit]
 ●  Cyanistes caeruleus [Blue Tit]
 ●  Parus major [Great Tit]
 ●  Periparus ater [Coal Tit]
 ●  Poecile palustris [Marsh Tit]
 ●  Parus montanus [Willow Tit]
 ●  Sitta europaea [Nuthatch]
 ●  Certhia familiaris [Treecreeper]
 ●  Garrulus galandarius [Jay]
 ●  Pica pica [Magpie]
 ●  Corvus monedula [Jackdaw]
 ●  Corvus frugilegus [Rook]
 ●  Corvus corone [Carrion Crow]
 ●  Sturnus vulgaris [Starling]
 ●  Passer domesticus [House Sparrow]
 ●  Passer montanus [Tree Sparrow]
 ●  Fringilla coelebs [Chaffinch]
 ●  Fringilla montifringilla [Brambling]
 ●  Carduelis chloris [Greenfinch]
 ●  Carduelis carduelis [Goldfinch]
 ●  Carduelis spinus [Siskin]
 ●  Carduelis cannabina [Linnet]
 ●  Carduelis flavirostris [Twite]
 ●  Carduelis cabaret [Lesser Redpoll]
 ●  Loxia curvirostra [Crossbill]
 ●  Pyrrhula pyrrhula [Bullfinch]
 ●  Plectrophenax nivalis [Snow Bunting]
 ●  Emberiza citronella [Yellowhammer]
 ●  Emberiza schoeniclus [Reed Bunting]

List in alphabetical order by vernacular name

 ●  Bar-tailed Godwit [Limosa limosa]
 ●  Barn Owl [Tyto alba]
 ●  Black-tailed Godwit [Limosa limosa]
 ●  Black-throated Diver [Gavia arctica]
 ●  Blackbird [Turdus merula]
 ●  Blackcap [Sylvia atricapilla]
 ●  Blue Tit [Cyanistes caeruleus]
 ●  Brambling [Fringilla montifringilla]
 ●  Brent Goose [Branta bernicla]
 ●  Bullfinch [Pyrrhula pyrrhula]
 ●  Buzzard [Buteo buteo]
 ●  Carrion Crow [Corvus corone]
 ●  Chaffinch [Fringilla coelebs]
 ●  Chiffchaff [Phylloscopus collybita]
 ●  Coal Tit [Periparus ater]
 ●  Collared Dove [Streptopelia decaocto]
 ●  Common Gull [Larus canus]
 ●  Common Redstart [Phoenicurus phoenicurus]
 ●  Common Sandpiper [Actitis hypoleucos]
 ●  Common Scoter [Melanitta nigra]
 ●  Common Snipe [Gallinago gallinago]
 ●  Common Tern [Sterna hirundo]
 ●  Coot [Fulica atra]
 ●  Cormorant [Phalacrocorax carbo]
 ●  Crossbill [Loxia curvirostra]
 ●  Cuckoo [Cuculus canorus]
 ●  Curlew [Numenius arquata]
 ●  Dipper [Cinclus cinclus]
 ●  Dotterel [Charadrius morinellus]
 ●  Dunlin [Calidris alpine]
 ●  Dunnock [Prunella modularis]
 ●  Eider [Somateria mollissima]
 ●  European Storm Petrel [Hydrobates pelagicus]
 ●  Fieldfare [Turdus pilaris]
 ●  Firecrest [Regulus ignicapillus]
 ●  Fulmar [Fulmarus glacialis]
 ●  Gannet [Morus bassanus]
 ●  Garden Warbler [Sylvia borin]
 ●  Goldcrest [Regulus regulus]
 ●  Golden Plover [Pluvialis apricaria]
 ●  Goldeneye [Bucephala clangula]
 ●  Goldfinch [Carduelis carduelis]
 ●  Goosander [Mergus merganser]
 ●  Goshawk [Accipiter gentillis]
 ●  Great Black-backed Gull [Larus marinus]
 ●  Great Crested Grebe [Podiceps cristatus]
 ●  Great Northern Diver [Gavia immer]
 ●  Great Spotted Woodpecker [Dendrocopus major]
 ●  Great Tit [Parus major]
 ●  Greater Canada Goose [Branta canadensis]
 ●  Green Woodpecker [Picus viridis]
 ●  Greenfinch [Carduelis chloris]
 ●  Grey Heron [Ardea cinrea]
 ●  Grey Partridge [Perdix perdix]
 ●  Grey Plover [Pluvialis squatarola]
 ●  Grey Wagtail [Motacilla cinerea]
 ●  Greylag Goose [Anser anser]
 ●  Guillemot [Uria aalge]
 ●  Hen Harrier [Circus cyaneus]
 ●  Herring Gull [Larus argentatus]
 ●  House Martin [Delichon urbica]
 ●  House Sparrow [Passer domesticus]
 ●  Jack Snipe [Lymnocryptes minimus]
 ●  Jackdaw [Corvus monedula]
 ●  Jay [Garrulus galandarius]
 ●  Kestrel [Falco tinnunculus]
 ●  Kittiwake [Rissa tridactyla]
 ●  Lapwing [Vanellus vanellus]
 ●  Lesser Redpoll [Carduelis cabaret]
 ●  Linnet [Carduelis cannabina]
 ●  Little Grebe [Tachybaptus ruficollis]
 ●  Little Owl [Athene noctua]
 ●  Little Ringed Plover [Charadrius dubius]
 ●  Long-tailed Tit [Aegithalos caudatus]
 ●  Magpie [Pica pica]
 ●  Mallard [Anas platyrhynchos]
 ●  Manx Shearwater [Puffinus puffinus]
 ●  Marsh Tit [Poecile palustris]
 ●  Meadow Pipit [Anthus pratensis]
 ●  Merlin [Falco columbarius]
 ●  Mistle Thrush [Turdus viscivorus]
 ●  Moorhen [Gallinula chloropus]
 ●  Mute Swan [Cygnus olor]
 ●  Nightjar [Caprimulgus europaeus]
 ●  Northern Wheatear [Oenanthe oenanthe]
 ●  Nuthatch [Sitta europaea]
 ●  Osprey [Pandion haliaetus]
 ●  Oystercatcher [Haematopus ostralegus]
 ●  Pallas?s Warbler [Phylloscopus proregulus]
 ●  Pheasant [Phasianus colchicus]
 ●  Pied Flycatcher [Ficedula hypoleuca]
 ●  Pied Wagtail [Motacilla alba yarrelli]
 ●  Pink-footed Goose [Anser brachyrhynchus]
 ●  Pochard [Aythya farina]
 ●  Purple Sandpiper [Calidris maritime]
 ●  Quail [Coturnix coturnix]
 ●  Razorbill [Alca torda]
 ●  Red Grouse [Lagopus lagopus scotica]
 ●  Red-legged Partridge [Alectoris rufa]
 ●  Red-necked Grebe [Podiceps grisegena]
 ●  Red-throated Diver [Gavia stellate]
 ●  Redshank [Tringa tetanus]
 ●  Redwing [Turdus iliacus]
 ●  Reed Bunting [Emberiza schoeniclus]
 ●  Ring Ouzel [Turdus torquata]
 ●  Ringed Plover [Charadrius hiaticula]
 ●  Robin [Erithacus rubecula]
 ●  Rock Pipit [Anthus petrosus]
 ●  Rock/Feral Dove [Columba livia/feral]
 ●  Rook [Corvus frugilegus]
 ●  Ruff [Philomachus pugnax]
 ●  Sand Martin [Riparia riparia]
 ●  Sanderling [Calidris alba]
 ●  Sandwich Tern [Sterna sandvicensis]
 ●  Shag [Phalacrocorax aristotelis]
 ●  Shelduck [Tadorna tadorna]
 ●  Siskin [Carduelis spinus]
 ●  Skylark [Alauda arvensis]
 ●  Slavonian Grebe [Podiceps auritus]
 ●  Snow Bunting [Plectrophenax nivalis]
 ●  Song Thrush [Turdus philomelus]
 ●  Sooty Shearwater [Puffinus griseus]
 ●  Sparrowhawk [Accipiter nisus]
 ●  Spotted Flycatcher [Muscicapa striata]
 ●  Starling [Sturnus vulgaris]
 ●  Stonechat [Saxicola torquata]
 ●  Swallow [Hirundo rustica]
 ●  Swift [Apus apus]
 ●  Tawny Owl [Strix aluco]
 ●  Teal [Anas crecca]
 ●  Tree Sparrow [Passer montanus]
 ●  Treecreeper [Certhia familiaris]
 ●  Tufted Duck [Aythya fuligula]
 ●  Turnstone [Arenaria interpres]
 ●  Turtle Dove [Streptopelia turtur]
 ●  Twite [Carduelis flavirostris]
 ●  Velvet Scoter [Melanitta fusca]
 ●  Waxwing [Bombycilla garrulus]
 ●  Whimbrel [Numenius phaeopus]
 ●  Whinchat [Saxicola rubetra]
 ●  White Wagtail [Motacilla alba alba]
 ●  Whitethroat [Sylvia communis]
 ●  Whooper Swan [Cygnus cygnus]
 ●  Wigeon [Anas penelope]
 ●  Willow Tit [Parus montanus]
 ●  Wood Pigeon [Columba palumbus]
 ●  Woodcock [Scolopax rusticola]
 ●  Wren [Troglodytes troglodytes]
 ●  Yellow-browed Warbler [Phylloscopus inornatus]
 ●  Yellowhammer [Emberiza citronella]