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Bird Species recorded in Øygarden

Crag Martin - new for Norway
Crag Martin (Klippesvale) - new for Norway, Hernar, 06 May 2011



Over 257 species of bird have in recorded in Øygarden, Hordaland. Below is a provisional list of species recorded, it is based on my own records, information gleaned from the annual reports published since 1997 in "Fugler i Hordaland" (previously known as "Krompen") and the artsobservasjoner webside. The annual report is published in Norwegian and digital versions of these files can be found using the link below:

           Annual bird reports for Hordaland

American Buff-bellied Pipit
American Buff-bellied Pipit, Tjeldstø, 09 October 2012




  * = Denotes species not yet accepted by the local rarities committee (LSKF) 

English Norwegian Scientific
Red-throated diver  Smålom Gavia stellata
Black-throated diver Storlom Gavia arctica
Great Northern Diver Islom Gavia immer
White-billed diver Gulnebblom Gavia adamsii
Little Grebe Dvergdykker Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested Grebe Toppdykker Podiceps cristatus
Red-necked Grebe Gråstrupedykker Podiceps grisegena
Slavonian Grebe Horndykker Podiceps auritus
Northern Fulmar Havhest Fulmarus glacialis
Sooty Shearwater Grålire Puffinus griseus
Manx Shearwater Havlire Puffinus puffinus
European Storm-petrel Havsvale Hydrobates pelagius
Leach's Storm-petrel Stormsvale Oceanodroma leucohoa
Northern Gannet Havsule Morus bassanus
Great Cormorant Storskarv Phalacracorax carbo
European Shag Toppskarv Phalacrocorax aristotelis
Great Egret Egretthegre Egretta alba
Grey Heron Gråhegre Ardea cinera
White Stork Stork Ciconia ciconia
Mute Swan Knoppsvane Cygnus olor
Bewick's Swan Dvergsvane Cygnus columbianus
Whooper Swan Sangsvane Cygnus cygnus
Bean Goose Sædgås Anser fabalis
Pink Footed Goose Kortnebbgås Anser brachyrhynchus
Greater White-fronted Goose Tundragås Anser albifrons
Greylag Goose Grågas Anser anser
Canada Goose Kanadagås Branta canadensis
Barnacle Goose Hvitkinngås Branta leucopsis
Brent Goose Ringgås Branta bernicla
Egyptian Goose Niland Alopochen aegyptiaca
Common Shelduck Gravand Tadorna tadorna
Eurasian Wigeon Brunnake Anas penelope
Gadwall Snadderand Anas strepera
Eurasian Teal Krikkand Anas crecca
Green-winged Teal Amerikakrikkand Anas carolinensis
Mallard Stokkand Anas platyrhynchos
Northern Pintail Stjertand Anas acuta
Gargany Knekkand Anas querquedula
Northern Shoveler Skjeand Anas clypeata
Common Pochard Taffeland Aythya ferina
Tufted Duck Toppand Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Bergand Aythya marila
Lesser Scaup Purpurhodeand Aythya affinis
Common Eider Ærfugl Somateria mollissima
Long-tailed duck Havelle Clangula hyemalis
Common Scoter Svartand Melanitta nigra
Surf Scoter Brilleand Melaniita perspicillata
Velvet Scoter Sjøorre Melaniita fusca
Common Goldeneye Kvinand Bucephala clangula
Smew Lappfiskand Mergus albellus
Red-breasted Merganser Siland Mergus serrator
Goosander Laksand Mergus merganser
Black Kite Svartglente Milvus migrans
White-tailed Eagle Havørn Haliaeetus albicilla
Eurasian Marsh Harrier Sivhauk Circus aeruginosus
Hen Harrier Myrhauk Circus cyaneus
Northern Goshawk Hønsehauk Accipiter gentilis
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Spurvehauk Accipiter nisus
Common Buzzard Musvåk Buteo buteo
Rough-legged Buzzard Fjellvåk Buteo lagopus
Golden Eagle Kongeørn Aquila chrysaetos
Osprey Fiskeørn Pandion haliaetus
Common Kestrel Tårnfalk Falco tinnunculus
Red-footed Falcon Aftenfalk Falco vespertinus
Merlin Dvergfalk Falco columbarius
Eurasian Hobby Lerkefalk Falco subbuteo
Gyrfalcon Jaktfalk Falco rusticolus
Peregrine Vandrefalk Falco peregrinus
Black Grouse Orrfugl Tetrao tetrix
Water Rail Vannrikse Rallus aquaticus
Spotted Crake Myrrikse Porzana porzana
Corncrake Åkerrikse Crex crex
Common Moorehen Sivhøne Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Sothøne Fulica atra
Common Crane Trane Grus Grus
Eurasian Oystercatcher Tjeld Haematopus ostralegus
Pied Avocet Avosett Recurvirostra avosetta
Little (ringed) Plover Dverglo Charadrius dubious
Ringed Plover Sandlo Charadrius hiaticula
Eurasian Dotterel Boltit Charadrius morinellus
European Golden Plover Heilo Pluvalis apricaria
Grey Plover Tundralo Pluvalis squatarola
Northern Lapwing Vipe Vanellus vanellus
Red Knot Polarsnipe Calidris canutus
Sanderling Sandløper Calidris alba
Little Stint Dvergsnipe Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Temminksnipe Calidris temminckii
Pectoral Sandpiper Picture Alaskasnipe Calidris melanotos
Curlew Sandpiper Tundrasnipe Caladris ferruginea
Purple Sandpiper Fjæreplytt Calidris maritima
Dunlin Myrsnipe Calidris alpina
Ruff Brushane Philomachus pugnax
Jack Snipe Kvartbekkasin Lymnocryptes minimus
Common Snipe Enkeltbekkasin Gallinago gallinago
Great Snipe Dobbeltbekkasin Gallinago media
Woodcock Rugde Scolopax rusticola
Black-tailed Godwit Svarthalespove Limosa limosa
Bar-tailed Godwit Lappspove Limosa lapponica
Whimbrel Småspove Numenius phaeopus
Eurasian Curlew Storspove Numenius arquata
Spotted Redshank Sotsnipe Tringa erythropus
Common Redshank Rødstilk Tringa totanus
Common Greenshank Gluttesnipe Tringa nebularia
Green Sandpiper Skogsnipe Tringa ochropus
Wood Sandpiper Grønnstilk Tringa glareola
Common Sandpiper Strandsnipe Actitis hypoleucos
Ruddy Turnstone Steinvender Arenaria interpres
Red-necked Phalarope Svømmesnipe Phalaropus lobatus
Red (Grey) Phalarope Polarsvømmesnipe Phalaropus fulicarius
Pomarine Skua Polarjo Stercorarius pomarinus
Arctic Skua Tyvjo Stercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed Skua Fjelljo Stercorarius longicaudus
Great Skua Storjo Stercorarius skua
Little Gull Dvergmåke Larus minutus
Sabine's Gull Sabinemåke Larus sabini
Black-headed Gull Hettemåke Larus ridebudus
Common Gull Fiskemåke Larus canus
Lesser Black-backed Gull Sildemåke Larus fuscus
Herring Gull Gråmake Larus argentatus
Iceland Gull Grønlansmåke Larus glaucoides
Glaucous Gull Polarmåke Larus hyperboreus
Great Black-backed Gull Svartbak Larus marinus
Black-legged Kittiwake Krykkje Rissa tridactyla
Sandwich Tern Splitterne Sterna sandvicensis
Common Tern Makrellterne Sterna hirundo
Arctic Tern Rødnebbterne Sterna paradisaea
Black Tern Svartterne Chlidonnias niger
Common Guillemot Lomvi Uria aalge
Razorbill Alke Alca torda
Black Guillemot Teist Cepphus grylle
Little Auk Alkekonge Alle alle
Atlantic Puffin Lunde Fratercula arctica
Stock Dove Skogdue Columba oenas
Common Woodpigeon Ringdue Columba palumbus
Eurasian Collared Dove Tyrkedue Streptopelia decaoocto
European Turtle Dove Turteldue Streptopelia turtur
Common Cuckoo Gjøk Cuculus canorus
Eagle Owl Hubro Bubo bubo
Hawk Owl Haukugle Surnia ulula
Tawny Owl Kattugle Strix aluco
Long-eared Owl Hornugle Asio otus
Short-eared Owl Jordugle Asio flameus
Tengmalm's owl Perleugle Aegolius funereus
Common Swift Tårnseiler Apus aapus
Hoopoe Hærfugl Upupa epops
Eurasian Wryneck Vendehals Jynx torquilla
Grey (-headed) Woodpecker Gråspett Picus canus
Great Spotted woodpecker Flaggspett Dendrocopos major
White-backed Woodpecker Hvitryggspett Dendrocopos leucotos
Lesser spotted Woodpecker Dvergspett Dendrocopos minor
Three-toed Woodpecker Tretåspett Picoides tridactylus
Skylark Sanglerke Alauda arvensis
(Greater) Short-toed Lark Dverglerke Calandrella brachydactyla
Horned Lark Fjellerke Eremophila alpestris
Sand Martin Sandsvale Riparia riparia
Crag Martin Klippesvale Ptyonoprogne rupestris
Barn Swallow Låvesvale Hirundo rustica
House Martin Taksvale Delichon urbica
Richard's Pipit Tartarpiplerke Anthus novaeseelandiae
Olive-backed Pipit Sibirpiplerke Anthus hodgsoni
Tree Pipit Trepiplerke Anthus trivialis
Meadow Pipit Heipiplerke Anthus pratensis
Red-throated Pipit Lappiplerke Anthus cervinus
Rock Pipit Skjærpiplerke Anthus petrosus
Buff-bellied Pipit Myrpiplerke Anthus rubescens
Yellow Wagtail Gulerle Motacilla flava
Citrine Wagtail Sitronerle Motacilla citreola
Grey Wagtail Vintererle Motacilla cinerea
White Wagtail Linerle Motacilla alba
Bohemian Waxwing Sidensvans Bombycilla garrulus
White-throated Dipper Fossekall Cinclus cinclus
Winter Wren Gjerdesmett Troglodytes troglodytes
Hedge Accentor Jernspurv Prunella modularis
European Robin Rødstrupe Erithacus rubecula
Bluethroat Blåstrupe Luscinia svecica
Black Redstart Svartrødstjert Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Rødstjert Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Busksvett Saxicola rubetra
Stonechat Svartstrupe Saxicola torquata
Siberian Stonechat Asiasvartstrupe Saxicola Maurus
Northern Wheatear Steinskvett Oenanthe oenanthe
Ring Ouzel Ringtrost Turdus torquatus
Common Blackbird Svartrost Turdus merula
Black-throated Thrush Svartstrupetrost Turdus atrogularis
Fieldfare Gråtrost Turdus pilaris
Song Thrush Måltrost Turdus philomelus
Redwing Rødvingetrost Turdus iliacus
Mistle Thrush Duetrost Turdus viscivorus
Common Grasshopper Warbler Gresshoppersanger Locustella naevia
Sedge Warbler Sivsanger Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Blyth's Reed Warbler Busksanger Acrocephalus dumetorum
Eurasian Reed Warbler Rørsanger Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Marsh Warbler Myrsanger Acrocephalus palustris
Icterine Warbler Gulsanger Hippolais icterina
Barred Warbler Haukesanger Sylvia nisoria
Lesser Whitethroat Møller Sylvia curruca
Common Whitethroat Tornsanger Syvia communis
Garden Warbler Hagesanger Sylvia borin
Blackcap Munk Sylvia atricapilla
Greenish Warbler Østsanger Phylloscopus trochiloides
Pallas's (Leaf) Warbler Fuglekongesanger Phylloscopus proregulus
Yellow-browed Warbler Gulbrynsanger Phylloscopus inornatus
Radde's Warbler Viersanger Phylloscopus schwarzi
Dusky Warbler Brunsanger Phylloscopus fuscatus
Wood Warbler Bøksanger Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Common Chiffchaff Gransanger Phylloscopus collybita
Willow Warbler Løvsanger Phylloscopus trochilus
Goldcrest Fuglekonge Regulus regulus
Spotted Flycatcher Gråfluesnapper Muscicapa striata
Red-breasted flycatcher Dvergfluesnapper Ficedula parva
Pied Flycatcher Svarthvitfluesnapper Ficedula hypoleuca
Long-tailed Tit Stjertmeis Aegithalos caudatus
Willow Tit Granmeis Parus montanus
Crested Tit Toppmeis Parus cristatus
Coal Tit Svartmeis Parus ater
Blue Tit Blåmeis Parus caeruleus
Great Tit Kjøttmeis Parus major
Wood Nuthatch Spettmeis Sitta europaea
Eurasian Treecreeper Trekryper Certhia familiaris
Eurasian Golden Oriole Pirol Oriolus oriolus
Isabelline Shrike Rødhalevarsler Laniuus isabellinus
Red-backed shrike Tornskate Lanius collurio
Lesser Grey Shrike Rosenvarsler Lanius minor
Great Grey Shrike Varsler Lanius excubitor
Eurasian Jay Nøtteskrike Garrulus glandarius
Black-billed Magpie Skjære Pica pica
Spotted Nutcracker Nøttekråke Nucifraga caryocatactes
Eurasian Jackdaw Kaie Corvus monedula
Rook Kornkråke Corvus frugilegus
Hooded crow Kråke Corvus cornix
Carrion Crow Svartkråke Corvus corone
Common Raven Ravn Corvus corax
Rosy Starling Rosenstær Sturnus roseus
Common Starling Stær Sturnus vulgaris
House Sparrow Gråspurv Passer domesticus
Tree Sparrow Pilfink Passer montanus
Chaffinch Bokfink Fringilla coelebs
Brambling Bjørkefink Fringilla montifringilla
European Greenfinch Grønnfink Carduelis chloris
European Goldfinch Stillits Carduelis carduelis
European Siskin Grønnsisik Carduelis spinus
Common Linnet Tornirisk Carduelis cannabina
Twite Bergirisk Carduelis flavirostris
Mealy Redpoll Gråsisik Carduelis flammea
Lesser Redpoll Brunsisik Carduelis cabaret
Two-barred Crossbill Båndkorsnebb Loxia leucoptera
Common Crossbill Grankorsnebb Loxia curvvirostra
Parrot Crossbill Furukorsnebb Loxia pytyopsittacus
Common Rosefinch Rosenfink Carpodacus erythrinus
Pine Grosbeak Konglebit Pinicolor enucleator
Common Bullfinch Dompap Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Hawfinch Kjernbiter Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Lapland Longspur Lappspurv Calcarius lapponicus
Snow Bunting Snøspurv Plectrophenax nivalis
Yellowhammer Gulspurv Embiriza citrinella
Little Bunting Dvergspurv Embiriza pusilla
Reed Bunting Sivspurv Embiriza schoeniclus





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