BIRDS OF THE KOLA PENINSULA

 

  Abundance Codes

D

Distribution range deducted from map, not actual record.

P

Present, abundance not determined.

C

Within its range, varying from common to occasional

O

Rare, wandered outside of its normal range but still may be expected from time to time. Between 10 - 100 records.

V

Vagrant, accidental, species far out of its normal distribution range. >10 records.

I

Introduced species.

Q

Not verified.

X

Extinct.

XL

Extinct in country

Status of Permanence Codes

R

Resident, present  year around.

N

Nests in the area but absent during part of the year.

M

Migrant, non-breeding. May spend a short period or the entire winter.

W

Wintering; stays in the area, while its primary nesting range is elsewhere.

E

National endemic.

*

National bird.

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Coturnix coturnix Common Quail
Lagopus lagopus Willow Ptarmigan
Lagopus mutus Rock Ptarmigan
Tetrao urogallus Western Capercaillie
Cygnus cygnus Whooper Swan
Anser fabalis Bean Goose
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted Goose
Anser erythropus Lesser White-fronted Goose
Anas penelope Eurasian Wigeon
Anas platyrhynchos Mallard or common Mallard
Anas clypeata Northern Shoveler
Anas acuta Northern Pintail
Anas crecca Common Teal
Aythya fuligula Tufted Duck
Aythya marila Greater Scaup
Somateria mollissima Common Eider
Histrionicus histrionicus Harlequin Duck
Melanitta nigra Black Scoter
Bucephala clangula Common Goldeneye
Mergus serrator Red-breasted Merganser
Mergus merganser Common Merganser
Picoides tridactylus Three-toed Woodpecker
Dryocopus martius Black Woodpecker
Cuculus canorus Common Cuckoo
Apus apus Common Swift
Bubo bubo Eurasian Eagle-Owl
Strix uralensis Ural Owl
Strix nebulosa Great Grey Owl
Surnia ulula Northern Hawk Owl
Glaucidium passerinum Eurasian Pygmy-Owl
Aegolius funereus Boreal Owl
Asio otus Long-eared Owl
Asio flammeus Short-eared Owl
Grus grus Common Crane
Crex crex Corn Crake
Porzana porzana Spotted Crake
Gallinago megala Swinhoe's Snipe
Gallinago media Great Snipe
Gallinago gallinago Common Snipe
Lymnocryptes minimus Jack Snipe
Limosa lapponica Bar-tailed Godwit
Numenius arquata Eurasian Curlew
Tringa erythropus Spotted Redshank
Tringa nebularia Common Greenshank
Tringa glareola Wood Sandpiper
Tringa cinerea Terek Sandpiper
Tringa hypoleucos Common Sandpiper
Arenaria interpres Ruddy Turnstone
Calidris minuta Little Stint
Calidris temminckii Temminck's Stint
Calidris maritima Purple Sandpiper
Calidris alpina Dunlin
Calidris ferruginea Curlew Sandpiper
Philomachus pugnax Ruff
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked Phalarope
Pluvialis apricaria Eurasian Golden-Plover
Charadrius hiaticula Common Ringed Plover
Stercorarius pomarinus Pomarine Jaeger
Stercorarius parasiticus Parasitic or Artic Jaeger
Stercorarius longicaudus Long-tailed Jaeger
Larus canus Mew Gull
Larus marinus Great Black-backed Gull
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed Gull
Larus ridibundus Common Black-headed Gull
Sterna hirundo Common Tern
Sterna paradisaea Arctic Tern
Alca torda Razorbill
Cerorhinca monocerata Rhinoceros Auklet
Pandion haliaetus Osprey
Haliaeetus albicilla White-tailed Eagle
Circus aeruginosus Western or Eurasian Marsh-Harrier
Circus cyaneus Northern / Hen Harrier
Accipiter nisus Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Accipiter gentilis Northern Goshawk
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged Hawk
Falco tinnunculus Common or Eurasian Kestrel
Falco columbarius Merlin
Falco rusticolus Gyrfalcon
Falco peregrinus Peregrine Falcon
Phalacrocorax carbo Great Cormorant
Phalacrocorax capillatus Japanese Cormorant
Phalacrocorax aristotelis European Shag
Gavia stellata Red-throated Loon
Gavia arctica Arctic Loon
Lanius isabellinus Rufous-tailed Shrike
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead Shrike
Calocitta formosa White-throated Magpie-Jay
Temnurus temnurus Ratchet-tailed Treepie
Nucifraga columbiana Clark's Nutcracker
Corvus leucognaphalus White-necked Crow
Corvus ruficollis Brown-necked Raven
Phainoptila melanoxantha Black-and-yellow Silky-flycatcher
Turdus naumanni Dusky Thrush
Turdus iliacus Redwing
Rhinomyias goodfellowi Slaty-backed Jungle-Flycatcher
Luscinia pectoralis White-tailed Rubythroat
Phoenicurus ochruros Black Redstart
Saxicola dacotiae Canary Islands Chat
Oenanthe phillipsi Somali Wheatear
Margarops fuscatus Pearly-eyed Thrasher
Parus lugubris Sombre Tit
Parus davidi Rusty-breasted Tit or Pere David's Tit
Parus rufescens Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Parus cinerascens Ashy Tit
Parus afer Grey Tit
Melanochlora sultanea Sultan Tit
Cheramoeca leucosternus White-backed Swallow
Hirundo concolor Dusky Crag-Martin
Hirundo fuliginosa Forest Swallow
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Sphenoeacus afer Cape Grass-Warbler
Locustella lanceolata Lanceolated Warbler
Acrocephalus paludicola Aquatic Warbler
Acrocephalus baeticatus African Reed-Warbler
Phylloscopus umbrovirens Brown Woodland-Warbler
Phylloscopus inornatus Inornate Warbler or Yellow-Browed Warbler
Sylvia subcaeruleum Rufous-vented Warbler
Sylvia atricapilla Blackcap
Sylvia borin Garden Warbler
Sylvia communis Common or Greather Whitethroat
Sylvia nana Desert Warbler
Lullula arborea Wood Lark
Alauda razae Razo Lark
Passer ammodendri Saxaul Sparrow
Passer simplex Desert Sparrow
Dendronanthus indicus Forest Wagtail
Motacilla citreola Citrine Wagtail
Anthus sokokensis Sokoke Pipit
Anthus gustavi Pechora Pipit
Anthus pratensis Meadow Pipit
Prunella koslowi Mongolian Accentor
Peucedramus taeniatus Olive Warbler
Carduelis dominicensis Antillean Siskin
Chaunoproctus ferreorostris Bonin Grosbeak
Loxia scotica Scottish Crossbill
Loxia curvirostra Red Crossbill
Pyrrhula erythaca Grey-headed Bullfinch
Latoucheornis siemsseni Slaty Bunting
Emberiza fucata Chestnut-eared Bunting
Emberiza chrysophrys Yellow-browed Bunting
Emberiza elegans Yellow-throated Bunting
Emberiza pallasi Pallas's Bunting
Calcarius mccownii McCown's Longspur
Calcarius ornatus Chestnut-collared Longspur