Ornithological notes

By Guy Kirwan
6 years 5 months ago

Some references have doubted the distinctiveness of race vociferus of the Black-winged Kite (Elanus caeruleus); however, W European birds (Spain), i.e. nominate caeruleus...

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By Guy Kirwan
6 years 6 months ago

Copulation by a Tiny Hawk (Accipiter superciliosus) pair was observed in central Costa Rica, at El Copal Biological Reserve, on 9 April 2011. The pair perched on open branch above forest...

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By Germen Postma
1 year 2 months ago

Madeira is not mentioned in the list of islands in the Atlantic on the species account of Common Waxbill (Payne et al. 2018). The species is considered introduced in Madeira by recent...

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