Rich Andrews photography
Rich Andrews photography
 


A-Z index

DUCKS, GEESE & SWANS

West Indian Whistling-duck Dendrocygna arborea

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus

White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

Egyptian Goose Alopochen aeygptiacus

Shelduck Tadorna tadorna

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Common Teal Anas crecca

Mallard Anas platyryhnchos

Gadwall Anas strepera

Northern Pintail Anas acuta

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Garganey Anas querquedula

Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca

Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina

Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula

Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis

Greater Scaup Aythya marila

Pochard Aythya ferina

Canvasback Aythya valisineria

Tufted Duck x Pochard Aythya fuligula x ferina

Tufted Duck x Red-crested Pochard Aythya fuligula x Netta rufina

Canvasback x Pochard Aythya valisineria x ferina

Aythya hybrid [Scaup type]

Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula

Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis

Goosander Mergus merganser

Smew Mergellus albellus

Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis


DIVERS

White-billed Diver Gavia adamsii

Great Northern Diver Gavia immer

Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica

Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata


GREBES

Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis

Great Cretsed Grebe Podiceps cristatus

Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena

Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

Silvery Grebe Podiceps occipitalis


PETRELS

Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis

European Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus


CORMORANTS

Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo


PELICANS

Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis


GANNETS

Northern Gannet Morus bassanus


FRIGATEBIRDS

Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens


STORKS, HERONS, IBISES etc

Little Egret Egretta garzetta

Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis

Great White Egret Egretta alba

Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides

Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens

Tricoloured Heron Egretta tricolor

Grey Heron Ardea cinerea

Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris

Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus

Hammerkop Scopus umbretta

White Stork Ciconia ciconia

Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia


GAMEBIRDS

Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa

Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus


BIRDS OF PREY

Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo


COOTS & RAILS

Spotted Crake Porzana porzana

Water Rail Rallus aquaticus

Moorhen Galinula chloropus

Eurasian Coot Fulica atra


CRANES

Common Crane Grus grus


WADERS

Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus

Blackish Oystercatcher Haematopus ater

Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus

Diademed Sandpiper-plover Phegornis mitchellii

Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius

Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula

Sanderling Calidris alba

Dunlin Calidris alpina

Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima

Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea

Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii

Little Stint Calidris minuta

Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos

Ruff Philomachus pugnax

Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago

Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus

Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda

Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis

Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia

Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus

Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres

Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus

Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius


SKUAS

Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus

Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus

Great Skua Stercorarius skua


GULLS

Sabine's Gull Xema sabini

Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus

Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia

Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus

Black-headed Gull x Mediterranean Gull

Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus

Laughing Gull Larus atricilla

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Common Gull Larus canus

Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus

Herring Gull Larus argentatus

Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis

Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus

Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus

Great Black-headed [Pallas's] Gull Larus ichthyaetus

Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla


TERNS & SKIMMERS

White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus

Black Tern Chlidonias niger

Elegant Tern Sterna elegans

Royal Tern Sterna maxima

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea

Inca Tern Larosterna inca

Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis


AUKS

Cassin's Auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus

Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica

Razorbill Alca torda

Guillemot Uria aalge

Brünnich's Guillemot Uria lomvia


PIGEONS & DOVES

Blue-headed Quail-dove Starnoenas cyanocephala

Key West Quail-dove Geotrygon chrysia

Stock Dove Columba oenas


HUMMINGBIRDS

Bee Hummingbird Mellisuga helenae

Cuban Emerald Chlorostilbon ricordii


SWIFTS

Common Swift Apus apus


CUCKOOS

Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii

Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus


OWLS

Cuban Pygmy Owl Glaucidium siju

Bare-legged Owl Gymnoglaux lawrencii


TODIES

Cuban Tody Todus multicolor


KINGFISHERS

Blue-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon malimbica

Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis


WOODPECKERS

Wryneck Jynx torquilla

Grey-headed Woodpecker Picus canus

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor

West Indian Woodpecker Melanerpes superciliaris


PARROTS

Cuban Parrot Amazona leucocephala


TYRANT FLYCATCHERS

Cuban Pewee Contopus caribaeus

Loggerhead Kingbird Tyrannus caudifasciatus

Giant Kingbird Tyrannus cubensis

La Sagra's Flycatcher Myiarchus sagrae


WAGTAILS & PIPITS

Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus

Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta

Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus

American Buff-bellied Pipit Anthus rubescens


WAXWINGS

Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus


WRENS

Wren Troglodytes troglodytes

Zapata Wren Ferminia cerverai


DIPPERS

Dipper Cinclus cinclus


ACCENTORS

Dunnock Prunella modularis


THRUSHES & CHATS

Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe

Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti

European Robin Erithacus rubecula

Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros

Stonechat Saxicola torquatus

Red-legged Thrush Turdus plumbeus

Tickell's Thrush Turdus unicolor

Redwing Turdus iliacus

Fieldfare Turdus pilaris


WARBLERS

Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia

Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus

Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola

Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceous

Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata


TITS

Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus


CROWS

Carrion Crow Corvus corone

Rook Corvus frugilegus


STARLINGS

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris


SHRIKES

Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator


SPARROWS

Tree Sparrow Passer montanus

House Sparrow Passer domesticus


FINCHES

Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu Uraeginthus bengalus


NEW WORLD WARBLERS

Cuban Gnatcatcher Polioptila lembeyei

Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas

Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina

Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens


TANAGERS

Cuban Bullfinch Melopyrrha nigra

Western Spindalis Spindalis zena


NEW WORLD BLACKBIRDS

Cuban Meadowlark Sturnella magna hippocrepis

Red-shouldered Blackbird Agelaius assimilis

Cuban Oriole Icterus dominicensis


BUNTINGS

Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella

Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus

Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus

Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis


MOTHS

Orange Swift Hepialus sylvina

Eriocrania salopiella

Ectoedema rubivora

Stigmella trimaculella

Six-spot Burnet Zygaena filipendulae

Caloptilia rufipinella

Bedellia somnulentella

Phyllonorycter lautella

Horse Chestnut Leaf-miner Cameraria ohridella

Lunar Hornet Moth Sesia bembeciformis

Epermenia falciformis

Carcina quercana

Tachystola acroxantha

Lozotaenoides formosanus

Hedya salicella

Acleris emargana

Agriphila selasella

Ringed China-mark Paraponyx stratiotata

Pyrausta purpuralis

Pyrausta ostrinalis

Phlyctaenia coronata

Endotricha flammealis

Udea ferrugalis

The Drinker Euthrix potatoria

Large Emerald Geometra papilionaria

Common Emerald Hemithea aestivaria

Small Emerald Hemistola chrysoprasaria

The Mocha Cyclophora annulata

Red-green Carpet Chloroclysta siterata

Ruddy Carpet Catarhoe rubidata

The Streamer Anticlea derivata

Cypress Carpet Thera cupressata

July Highflyer Hydriomena furcata

Currant Pug Eupithecia assimilata

White-spotted Pug Eupithecia tripunctaria

Brussels Lace Cleorodes lichenaria

Purple Thorn Selenia tetralunaria

Early Thorn Selenia dentaria

August Thorn Ennomos quercinaria

Canary-shouldered Thorn Ennomos alniaria

Swallowtailed Moth Ourapteryx sambucaria

Peppered Moth Biston betularia

Elephant Hawk-moth Deilephila elpenor

Eyed Hawk-moth Smerinthus ocellata

Sallow Kitten Furcula furcula

Buff-tip Phalera bucephala

Round-winged Muslin Thumatha senex

Chocolate-tip Clostera curtula

Vapourer Orgyia antiqua

Pale Prominent Pterostoma palpina

Small Ranunculus Hecatera dysodea

Devonshire Wainscot Mythimna impura

Coronet Craniophora ligustri

The Miller Acronicta leporina

Black Rustic Aporophyla nigra

Angle Shades Phlogophora meticulosa

Crescent Celaena leucostigma

Twin-spotted Wainscot Archanara geminipuncta

Silky Wainscot Chilodes maritimus

The Herald Scoliopteryx libatrix

Pinion-streaked Snout Schrankia costaestrigalis


BUTTERFLIES

Dingy Skipper Erynnis tages

Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus malvae

Silver-spotted Skipper Hesperia comma

Common Swallowtail Papilio machaon

Brimstone Gonepteryx rhamni

Clouded Yellow Colias croceus

Orange Tip Anthocharis cardamines

European Map Araschnia levana

White Admiral Limenitis camilla

Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

Small Tortoiseshell Aglais urticae

Peacock Inachis io

Comma Polygonia c-album

Marsh Fritillary Euphydryas aurinia

Glanville Fritillary Melitaea cinxia

Green Hairstreak Callophrys rubi

Small Copper Lycaena phlaeas

Common Blue Polyommatus icarus

Adonis Blue Polyommatus bellargus

Chalkhill Blue Polyommatus coridon

Speckled Wood Pararge aegria

Meadow Brown Maniola jurtina

Grayling Hipparchia semele

Marbled White Melanargia galathea

Gatekeeper Pyronia tithonus icarus


DRAGONFLIES & DAMSEFLIES

Banded Demoiselle Calopteryx splendens

Large Red Damselfly Pyrrhosoma nymphula

Small Red-eyed Damselfly Erythromma viridulum

Red-eyed Damselfly Erythromma najas

White-legged Damselfly Platycnemis pennipes

Azure Damselfly Coenagrion puella

Variable Damselfly Coenagrion pulchellum

Emerald Damselfly Lestes sponsa

Golden-ringed Dragonfly Cordulegaster boltonii

Hairy Dragonfly Brachytron pratense

Scarce Chaser Libellula fulva

Broad-bodied Chaser Libellula depressa

Four-spotted Chaser Libellula quadrimaculata

Emperor Anax imperator

Black-tailed Skimmer Orthetrum cancellatum

Keeled Skimmer Orthetrum caerulescens

Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea

Red-veined Darter Sympetrum fonscolombei

Yellow-winged Darter Sympetrum flaveolum


other INSECTS

Eyed Ladybird Anatis ocellata

Seven-spot Ladybird Coccinella septempunctata

Harlequin Ladybird Harmonia axyridis

Hornet Vespa crabro

Figwort Weevil Cionus scrophulariae

Birch Sawfly Cimbex femoratus

Rhagium mordax

Tenthredo celtica


MAMMALS

Common Dolphin Delphinus delphis

Fin Whale Balenoptera physalus

Sperm Whale Physeter macrocephalus

Roe Deer Capreolus capreolus


FUNGI

Fly Agaric Amanita muscaria


other STUFF

Olympic Sailing

Second Severn Crossing

Temple Meads Station

Temple Quay

Cabot Tower

Clifton Observatory

ss Great Britain

Prior's Wood

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Clifton Suspension Bridge

The Moon

The Red Arrows

Fireworks

Steam

Light trails

Gromit Unleashed

Comet PanSTARRS


All content and photographs are copyright . Please do not copy, publish or hotlink any of the photographs on this website. All rights reserved.


Rich Andrews Photography   CVL birding