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iDentify European Birds

iDentify European Birds

Dave Gosney

516 species, for use with iPOD or other MP3 or MP4 players. No commentary.

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Common NameScientific Name
Red-throated DiverGavia stellata
Black-throated DiverGavia arctica
Great Northern DiverGavia immer
Yellow-billed DiverGavia adamsii
Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollis
Red-necked GrebePodiceps grisegena
Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatus
Slavonian GrebePodiceps auritus
Black-necked GrebePodiceps nigricollis
Northern FulmarFulmarus glacialis
Cory's ShearwaterCalonectris diomedea
Sooty ShearwaterPuffinus griseus
Manx ShearwaterPuffinus puffinus
Balearic ShearwaterPuffinus mauretanicus
European Storm-PetrelHydrobates pelagicus
Leach's Storm-PetrelOceanodroma leucorhoa
Northern GannetMorus bassanus
Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
European ShagPhalacrocorax aristotelis
Pygmy CormorantPhalacrocorax pygmeus
Great White PelicanPelecanus onocrotalus
Dalmatian PelicanPelecanus crispus
Grey HeronArdea cinerea
Purple HeronArdea purpurea
Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis
Great EgretCasmerodius albus
Little EgretEgretta garzetta
Squacco HeronArdeola ralloides
Black-crowned Night-HeronNycticorax nycticorax
Little BitternIxobrychus minutus
Great BitternBotaurus stellaris
Black StorkCiconia nigra
White StorkCiconia ciconia
Sacred IbisThreskiornis aethiopicus
Northern Bald IbisGeronticus eremita
Glossy IbisPlegadis falcinellus
Common NameScientific Name
Eurasian SpoonbillPlatalea leucorodia
Greater FlamingoPhoenicopterus roseus
Mute SwanCygnus olor
Whooper SwanCygnus cygnus
Tundra SwanCygnus columbianus
Ruddy DuckOxyura jamaicensis
Bean GooseAnser fabalis
Tundra Bean GooseAnser serrirostris
Pink-footed GooseAnser brachyrhynchus
Greater White-fronted GooseAnser albifrons
Lesser White-fronted GooseAnser erythropus
Greylag GooseAnser anser
Canada GooseBranta canadensis
Barnacle GooseBranta leucopsis
Brent GooseBranta bernicla
Red-breasted GooseBranta ruficollis
Egyptian GooseAlopochen aegyptiacus
Ruddy ShelduckTadorna ferruginea
Common ShelduckTadorna tadorna
Mandarin DuckAix galericulata
Eurasian WigeonAnas penelope
GadwallAnas strepera
Eurasian TealAnas crecca
MallardAnas platyrhynchos
Northern PintailAnas acuta
GarganeyAnas querquedula
Northern ShovelerAnas clypeata
Marbled DuckMarmaronetta angustirostris
Red-crested PochardNetta rufina
Common PochardAythya ferina
Ferruginous DuckAythya nyroca
Tufted DuckAythya fuligula
Greater ScaupAythya marila
Common EiderSomateria mollissima
King EiderSomateria spectabilis
Steller's EiderPolysticta stelleri
Common NameScientific Name
Harlequin DuckHistrionicus histrionicus
Long-tailed DuckClangula hyemalis
Black ScoterMelanitta nigra
Surf ScoterMelanitta perspicillata
Velvet ScoterMelanitta fusca
Barrow's GoldeneyeBucephala islandica
Common GoldeneyeBucephala clangula
SmewMergellus albellus
Red-breasted MerganserMergus serrator
GoosanderMergus merganser
OspreyPandion haliaetus
European Honey-BuzzardPernis apivorus
Black-shouldered KiteElanus caeruleus
Black KiteMilvus migrans
Red KiteMilvus milvus
White-tailed EagleHaliaeetus albicilla
Griffon-VultureGyps fulvus
Egyptian VultureNeophron percnopterus
LammergeierGypaetus barbatus
Short-toed EagleCircaetus gallicus
Hen HarrierCircus cyaneus
Montagu's HarrierCircus pygargus
Eurasian Marsh HarrierCircus aeruginosus
Levant SparrowhawkAccipiter brevipes
Eurasian SparrowhawkAccipiter nisus
Northern GoshawkAccipiter gentilis
Common BuzzardButeo buteo
Long-legged BuzzardButeo rufinus
Rough-legged BuzzardButeo lagopus
Lesser Spotted EagleAquila pomarina
Greater Spotted EagleAquila clanga
Spanish Imperial EagleAquila adalberti
Eastern Imperial EagleAquila heliaca
Golden EagleAquila chrysaetos
Bonelli's EagleHieraaetus fasciatus
Booted EagleHieraaetus pennatus
Common NameScientific Name
Lesser KestrelFalco naumanni
Common KestrelFalco tinnunculus
Red-footed FalconFalco vespertinus
MerlinFalco columbarius
Eurasian HobbyFalco subbuteo
Eleonora's FalconFalco eleonorae
LannerFalco biarmicus
SakerFalco cherrug
Gyr FalconFalco rusticolus
Peregrine FalconFalco peregrinus
Willow PtarmiganLagopus lagopus
Red GrouseLagopus lagopus scoticus
Rock PtarmiganLagopus mutus
Black GrouseTetrao tetrix
Western CapercaillieTetrao urogallus
Hazel GrouseBonasa bonasia
Rock PartridgeAlectoris graeca
ChukarAlectoris chukar
Barbary PartridgeAlectoris barbara
Red-legged PartridgeAlectoris rufa
Black FrancolinFrancolinus francolinus
Double-spurred FrancolinFrancolinus bicalcaratus
Grey PartridgePerdix perdix
Common QuailCoturnix coturnix
Common PheasantPhasianus colchicus
Golden PheasantChrysolophus pictus
Helmeted GuineafowlNumida meleagris
Andalusian HemipodeTurnix sylvatica
Common CraneGrus grus
Water RailRallus aquaticus
Corn CrakeCrex crex
Little CrakePorzana parva
Baillon's CrakePorzana pusilla
Spotted CrakePorzana porzana
SoraPorzana carolina
Common MoorhenGallinula chloropus
Common NameScientific Name
Purple SwamphenPorphyrio porphyrio
American CootFulica americana
Common CootFulica atra
Little BustardTetrax tetrax
Great BustardOtis tarda
Eurasian OystercatcherHaematopus ostralegus
Black-winged StiltHimantopus himantopus
Pied AvocetRecurvirostra avosetta
Stone-CurlewBurhinus oedicnemus
Cream-coloured CourserCursorius cursor
Collared PratincoleGlareola pratincola
Northern LapwingVanellus vanellus
Spur-winged LapwingVanellus spinosus
European Golden PloverPluvialis apricaria
Grey PloverPluvialis squatarola
Ringed PloverCharadrius hiaticula
Little PloverCharadrius dubius
Kentish PloverCharadrius alexandrinus
Eurasian DotterelEudromias morinellus
Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosa
Bar-tailed GodwitLimosa lapponica
WhimbrelNumenius phaeopus
Eurasian CurlewNumenius arquata
Spotted RedshankTringa erythropus
Common RedshankTringa totanus
Marsh SandpiperTringa stagnatilis
Common GreenshankTringa nebularia
Green SandpiperTringa ochropus
Wood SandpiperTringa glareola
Common SandpiperActitis hypoleucos
Terek SandpiperXenus cinereus
Ruddy TurnstoneArenaria interpres
Red-necked PhalaropePhalaropus lobatus
Grey PhalaropePhalaropus fulicarius
Eurasian WoodcockScolopax rusticola
Great SnipeGallinago media
Common NameScientific Name
Common SnipeGallinago gallinago
Jack SnipeLymnocryptes minimus
Red KnotCalidris canutus
SanderlingCalidris alba
Little StintCalidris minuta
Temminck's StintCalidris temminckii
Purple SandpiperCalidris maritima
DunlinCalidris alpina
Curlew SandpiperCalidris ferruginea
Broad-billed SandpiperLimicola falcinellus
Stilt SandpiperMicropalama himantopus
RuffPhilomachus pugnax
Great SkuaStercorarius skua
Pomarine SkuaStercorarius pomarinus
Arctic SkuaStercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed SkuaStercorarius longicaudus
White-eyed GullLarus leucophthalmus
Audouin's GullLarus audouinii
Ring-billed GullLarus delawarensis
Mew GullLarus canus
Herring GullLarus argentatus
Yellow-legged GullLarus cachinnans
Lesser Black-backed GullLarus fuscus
Great Black-backed GullLarus marinus
Glaucous GullLarus hyperboreus
Iceland GullLarus glaucoides
Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalus
Black-headed GullLarus ridibundus
Slender-billed GullLarus genei
Bonaparte's GullLarus philadelphia
Little GullLarus minutus
Black-legged KittiwakeRissa tridactyla
Whiskered TernChlidonias hybrida
White-winged TernChlidonias leucopterus
Black TernChlidonias niger
Gull-billed TernGelochelidon nilotica
Common NameScientific Name
Caspian TernHydroprogne caspia
Lesser Crested TernThalasseus bengalensis
Sandwich TernThalasseus sandvicensis
Common TernSterna hirundo
Arctic TernSterna paradisaea
Roseate TernSterna dougallii
Little TernSterna albifrons
Little AukAlle alle
RazorbillAlca torda
Brunnich's GuillemotUria lomvia
Common GuillemotUria aalge
Black GuillemotCepphus grylle
Atlantic PuffinFratercula arctica
Pin-tailed SandgrousePterocles alchata
Spotted SandgrousePterocles senegallus
Black-bellied SandgrousePterocles orientalis
Crowned SandgrousePterocles coronatus
Lichtenstein's SandgrousePterocles lichtensteinii
Rock PigeonColumba livia
Stock PigeonColumba oenas
Common Wood PigeonColumba palumbus
European Turtle DoveStreptopelia turtur
Eurasian Collared DoveStreptopelia decaocto
Laughing Turtle-DoveStreptopelia senegalensis
Rose-ringed ParakeetPsittacula krameri
Great Spotted CuckooClamator glandarius
Common CuckooCuculus canorus
Barn OwlTyto alba
Eurasian Scops OwlOtus scops
Eurasian Eagle-OwlBubo bubo
Snowy OwlNyctea scandiaca
Tawny OwlStrix aluco
Ural OwlStrix uralensis
Great Gray OwlStrix nebulosa
Northern Hawk OwlSurnia ulula
Eurasian Pygmy-OwlGlaucidium passerinum
Common NameScientific Name
Little OwlAthene noctua
Tengmalm's OwlAegolius funereus
Long-eared OwlAsio otus
Short-eared OwlAsio flammeus
African Marsh OwlAsio capensis
Red-necked NightjarCaprimulgus ruficollis
European NightjarCaprimulgus europaeus
Egyptian NightjarCaprimulgus aegyptius
Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagica
Alpine SwiftTachymarptis melba
Pallid SwiftApus pallidus
Common SwiftApus apus
Plain SwiftApus unicolor
Little SwiftApus affinis
African White-rumped SwiftApus caffer
Common KingfisherAlcedo atthis
European Bee-eaterMerops apiaster
European RollerCoracias garrulus
HoopoeUpupa epops
Eurasian WryneckJynx torquilla
Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerPicoides minor
Middle Spotted WoodpeckerPicoides medius
White-backed WoodpeckerPicoides leucotos
Syrian WoodpeckerPicoides syriacus
Great Spotted WoodpeckerPicoides major
Three-toed WoodpeckerPicoides tridactylus
Black WoodpeckerDryocopus martius
Green WoodpeckerPicus viridis
Levaillant's Green WoodpeckerPicus vaillantii
Grey-headed Green WoodpeckerPicus canus
Greater Hoopoe-LarkAlaemon alaudipes
Thick-billed LarkRamphocoris clotbey
Calandra LarkMelanocorypha calandra
Bimaculated LarkMelanocorypha bimaculata
Bar-tailed LarkAmmomanes cincturus
Desert LarkAmmomanes deserti
Common NameScientific Name
Greater Short-toed LarkCalandrella brachydactyla
Lesser Short-toed LarkCalandrella rufescens
DuPont's LarkChersophilus duponti
Crested LarkGalerida cristata
Thekla LarkGalerida theklae
Wood LarkLullula arborea
Sky LarkAlauda arvensis
Oriental SkylarkAlauda gulgula
Horned LarkEremophila alpestris
Temminck's Horned-LarkEremophila bilopha
Brown-throated Sand-MartinRiparia paludicola
Sand MartinRiparia riparia
Eurasian Crag MartinHirundo rupestris
Rock MartinHirundo fuligula
Barn SwallowHirundo rustica
Red-rumped SwallowHirundo daurica
House MartinDelichon urbica
Yellow WagtailMotacilla flava
Grey WagtailMotacilla cinerea
White / Pied WagtailMotacilla alba
Richard's PipitAnthus richardi
Tawny PipitAnthus campestris
Meadow PipitAnthus pratensis
Tree PipitAnthus trivialis
Red-throated PipitAnthus cervinus
Water PipitAnthus spinoletta
Rock PipitAnthus petrosus
Berthelot's PipitAnthus berthelotii
Garden BulbulPycnonotus barbatus
Black-crowned TchagraTchagra senegala
Red-backed ShrikeLanius collurio
Lesser Grey ShrikeLanius minor
Great Grey ShrikeLanius excubitor
Southern Grey ShrikeLanius meridionalis
Masked ShrikeLanius nubicus
Woodchat ShrikeLanius senator
Common NameScientific Name
Bohemian WaxwingBombycilla garrulus
White-throated DipperCinclus cinclus
Winter WrenTroglodytes troglodytes
Alpine AccentorPrunella collaris
Hedge AccentorPrunella modularis
Rufous-tailed Rock ThrushMonticola saxatilis
Blue Rock ThrushMonticola solitarius
Ring OuzelTurdus torquatus
Common BlackbirdTurdus merula
FieldfareTurdus pilaris
RedwingTurdus iliacus
Song ThrushTurdus philomelos
Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorus
European RobinErithacus rubecula
Thrush NightingaleLuscinia luscinia
Common NightingaleLuscinia megarhynchos
BluethroatLuscinia svecica
White-throated RobinIrania gutturalis
Rufous-tailed Scrub RobinCercotrichas galactotes
Black RedstartPhoenicurus ochruros
Common RedstartPhoenicurus phoenicurus
Moussier's RedstartPhoenicurus moussieri
WhinchatSaxicola rubetra
StonechatSaxicola torquata
Black WheatearOenanthe leucura
Northern WheatearOenanthe oenanthe
Mourning WheatearOenanthe lugens
Finsch's WheatearOenanthe finschii
Red-rumped WheatearOenanthe moesta
Pied WheatearOenanthe pleschanka
Cyprus Pied WheatearOenanthe cypriaca
Black-eared WheatearOenanthe hispanica
Isabelline WheatearOenanthe isabellina
BlackstartCercomela melanura
Fulvous BabblerTurdoides fulvus
Bearded TitPanurus biarmicus
Common NameScientific Name
Zitting CisticolaCisticola juncidis
Cetti's WarblerCettia cetti
Common Grasshopper WarblerLocustella naevia
River WarblerLocustella fluviatilis
Savi's WarblerLocustella luscinioides
Moustached WarblerAcrocephalus melanopogon
Aquatic WarblerAcrocephalus paludicola
Sedge WarblerAcrocephalus schoenobaenus
Paddyfield WarblerAcrocephalus agricola
Marsh WarblerAcrocephalus palustris
Eurasian Reed WarblerAcrocephalus scirpaceus
Blyth's Reed WarblerAcrocephalus dumetorum
Great Reed WarblerAcrocephalus arundinaceus
Clamorous Reed-WarblerAcrocephalus stentoreus
Eastern Olivaceous WarblerHippolais pallida
Western Olivaceous WarblerHippolais opaca
Olive-tree WarblerHippolais olivetorum
Melodious WarblerHippolais polyglotta
Icterine WarblerHippolais icterina
Willow WarblerPhylloscopus trochilus
Common ChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybita
Iberian ChiffchaffPhylloscopus ibericus
Canary Islands ChiffchaffPhylloscopus canariensis
Caucasian ChiffchaffPhylloscopus lorenzi
Wood WarblerPhylloscopus sibilatrix
Western Bonelli's WarblerPhylloscopus bonelli
Eastern Bonelli's WarblerPhylloscopus orientalis
Pallas's Leaf WarblerPhylloscopus proregulus
Yellow-browed WarblerPhylloscopus inornatus
Arctic WarblerPhylloscopus borealis
Greenish WarblerPhylloscopus trochiloides
BlackcapSylvia atricapilla
Garden WarblerSylvia borin
Common WhitethroatSylvia communis
Lesser WhitethroatSylvia curruca
Desert WarblerSylvia nana
Common NameScientific Name
Barred WarblerSylvia nisoria
Orphean WarblerSylvia hortensis
Eastern Orphean WarblerSylvia crassirostris
Arabian WarblerSylvia leucomelaena
Rüppell's WarblerSylvia rueppelli
Sardinian WarblerSylvia melanocephala
Cyprus WarblerSylvia melanothorax
Ménétries' WarblerSylvia mystacea
Western Subalpine WarblerSylvia cantillans cantillans
Eastern Subalpine WarblerSylvia cantillans albistriata
Spectacled WarblerSylvia conspicillata
Tristram's WarblerSylvia deserticola
Dartford WarblerSylvia undata
Marmora's WarblerSylvia sarda
FirecrestRegulus ignicapilla
GoldcrestRegulus regulus
Spotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striata
Pied FlycatcherFicedula hypoleuca
Collared FlycatcherFicedula albicollis
Semi-collared FlycatcherFicedula semitorquata
Red-breasted FlycatcherFicedula parva
Long-tailed-TitAegithalos caudatus
Eurasian Penduline TitRemiz pendulinus
Marsh TitPoecile palustris
Sombre TitPoecile lugubris
Willow TitPoecile montana
Coal TitPeriparus ater
Crested TitLophophanes cristatus
Great TitParus major
Blue TitCyanistes caeruleus
Azure TitCyanistes cyanus
Wood NuthatchSitta europaea
Corsican NuthatchSitta whiteheadi
Western Rock NuthatchSitta neumayer
Eastern Rock NuthatchSitta tephronota
WallcreeperTichodroma muraria
Common NameScientific Name
Eurasian TreecreeperCerthia familiaris
Short-toed TreecreeperCerthia brachydactyla
Eurasian JayGarrulus glandarius
Siberian JayPerisoreus infaustus
Azure-winged MagpieCyanopica cyana
Black-billed MagpiePica pica
Spotted NutcrackerNucifraga caryocatactes
Red-billed ChoughPyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
Yellow-billed ChoughPyrrhocorax graculus
Eurasian JackdawCorvus monedula
House CrowCorvus splendens
RookCorvus frugilegus
Carrion CrowCorvus corone
Hooded CrowCorvus cornix
Brown-necked RavenCorvus ruficollis
Common RavenCorvus corax
Eurasian Golden OrioleOriolus oriolus
Rosy StarlingPastor roseus
Common StarlingSturnus vulgaris
Spotless StarlingSturnus unicolor
Tristram's StarlingOnychognathus tristramii
Corn BuntingMiliaria calandra
YellowhammerEmberiza citrinella
Rock BuntingEmberiza cia
Cinereous BuntingEmberiza cineracea
Ortolan BuntingEmberiza hortulana
Cretzschmar's BuntingEmberiza caesia
Cirl BuntingEmberiza cirlus
Little BuntingEmberiza pusilla
Rustic BuntingEmberiza rustica
Yellow-breasted BuntingEmberiza aureola
Black-headed BuntingEmberiza melanocephala
Reed BuntingEmberiza schoeniclus
Lapland LongspurCalcarius lapponicus
Snow BuntingPlectrophenax nivalis
ChaffinchFringilla coelebs
Common NameScientific Name
Chaffinch (North African subsp.)Fringilla coelebs spidiogenys
BramblingFringilla montifringilla
European SerinSerinus serinus
Common CanarySerinus canaria
Citril FinchSerinus citrinella
European GreenfinchCarduelis chloris
Eurasian SiskinCarduelis spinus
European GoldfinchCarduelis carduelis
Arctic RedpollAcanthis hornemanni
Mealy RedpollAcanthis flammea
Lesser RedpollAcanthis cabaret
TwiteAcanthis flavirostris
Common LinnetAcanthis cannabina
Crimson-winged FinchRhodopechys sanguinea
Trumpeter FinchBucanetes githagineus
Common RosefinchCarpodacus erythrinus
Pine GrosbeakPinicola enucleator
Parrot CrossbillLoxia pytyopsittacus
Scottish CrossbillLoxia scotica
Common CrossbillLoxia curvirostra
Two-barred CrossbillLoxia leucoptera
Common BullfinchPyrrhula pyrrhula
HawfinchCoccothraustes coccothraustes
Common WaxbillEstrilda astrild
AvadavatAmandava amandava
House SparrowPasser domesticus
Spanish SparrowPasser hispaniolensis
Dead Sea SparrowPasser moabiticus
Desert SparrowPasser simplex
Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanus
Pale Rock-SparrowCarpospiza brachydactyla
Yellow-throated PetroniaPetronia xanthocollis
Rock SparrowPetronia petronia
White-winged SnowfinchMontifringilla nivalis

Disclaimer The species list above is in systematic order, the taxonomy and nomenclature of which generally follows the Wells World Birds list on Birder's Diary v3.0 (courtesy of Thayer Software: www.thayerbirding.com), with adaptations by WildSounds.
The Wells World Birds list is based on a classification created by Mic Wells.
Please note that the above list may not be in the same order or be a full and accurate representation of the species on the title concerned. We take due care to ensure the accuracy of the list, but should you find any errors, please notify us.

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