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Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 10
Number of extinct species: 1 + 1?
Number of introduced species: 9
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Taiga Bean Goose Anser fabalis Muir Gadh  
Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris    
Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus Gadh Gorm  
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Gadh-bhlr  
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus Gadh-bhlr Bheag Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Greylag Goose Anser anser Gadh-Glas  
Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus   Rare/Accidental
Snow Goose Anser caerulescens Ghadh Ban Rare/Accidental
Ross's Goose Chen rossii   Rare/Accidental
Brant Goose Branta bernicla Gadh Got  
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis Cathan  
Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii    
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Gadh Dubh  
Red-breasted Goose Branta ruficollis   Rare/Accidental Endangered
Mute Swan Cygnus olor Eala  
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Eala Bheag  
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus Eala Bhn  
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiacus   Introduced species
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea   Rare/Accidental
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna Cra-Gadh  
Wood Duck Aix sponsa   Introduced species
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata   Introduced species
Gadwall Anas strepera Lach Glas  
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope Glas-Lach  
American Wigeon Anas americana   Rare/Accidental
American Black Duck Anas rubripes   Rare/Accidental
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Lach  
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors   Rare/Accidental
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Lach a'ghuib Leathainn  
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Lach Stiireach  
Garganey Anas querquedula Lach Crann  
Baikal Teal Anas formosa   Vulnerable
Common Teal Anas crecca Crann-Lach  
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina   Introduced species
Canvasback Aythya valisineria   Rare/Accidental
Common Pochard Aythya ferina Lach Mhsach  
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris   Rare/Accidental
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula Lach Thopach  
Greater Scaup Aythya marila Lach Mhara  
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis   Rare/Accidental
Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri   Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
King Eider Somateria spectabilis   Rare/Accidental
Common Eider Somateria mollissima Lach Lochlannach  
Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus   Rare/Accidental
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata   Rare/Accidental
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Lach Dhubh  
Black Scoter Melanitta nigra Lach Bheag Dhubh  
American Black Scoter Melanitta americana    
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis Eun BHuchainn  
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola   Rare/Accidental
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Lach Bhreach  
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica   Rare/Accidental
Smew Mergellus albellus Sioltaich Breac  
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus   Rare/Accidental
Common Merganser Mergus merganser Solta  
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Solta Dhearg  
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis    

GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa Cearc-Thomain Dearg-Chasach Introduced species
Grey Partridge Perdix perdix Cearc-Thomain  
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix Gearradh Gort  
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Easag Introduced species
Golden Pheasant Chrysolophus pictus   Introduced species
Lady Amherst's Pheasant Chrysolophus amherstiae   Introduced species
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus Capall-Coille  
Black Grouse Tetrao tetrix Coileach-Dubh  
Willow Ptarmigan Lagopus lagopus Cearc-Fhraoich  
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta Trmachan  

GAVIIFORMES: Gaviidae
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata Learg  
Arctic Loon Gavia arctica Learg  
Common Loon Gavia immer Bun-Bhuachaille  
Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii Learga Bhlr Rare/Accidental

PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis Spg-ri-Tn  
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps   Rare/Accidental
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Gobhlachan Mara  
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Gobhlachan Ruadh  
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus Gobhlachan Laparan  
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Gobhlachan Dubh  

PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber   Rare/Accidental

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Diomedeidae
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris   Rare/Accidental

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis Eun Crom  
Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea    
Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis Fachadh Mr  
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Fachadh Dubh Near-threatened
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus Fachadh Ban  
Levantine Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus   Critically endangered
Barolo Shearwater Puffinus baroli   Rare/Accidental

PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus   Rare/Accidental
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina   Rare/Accidental
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus Assilag  
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Gobhlan Mara  
Swinhoe's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma monorhis   Rare/Accidental

CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Black Stork Ciconia nigra Corra Dubh Rare/Accidental
White Stork Ciconia ciconia Corra Bhn  

SULIFORMES: Fregatidae
Ascension Island  Frigatebird Fregata aquila Eun-Chogaidh Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Eun-Chogaidh Rare/Accidental

SULIFORMES: Sulidae
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus Asau  

SULIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo Sgarbh  
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis Sgarbh an Sgmain  

PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae

Great White Pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus   Rare/Accidental

PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus   Rare/Accidental
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris Corra Ghrain  
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus Corra Ghrain Beag Rare/Accidental
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea Corra-Ghritheach  
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea    
Great Egret Ardea alba
 
Corra Bhn Mhr Rare/Accidental
Little Egret Egretta garzetta    
Snowy Egret Egretta thula   Rare/Accidental
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis   Rare/Accidental
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides   Rare/Accidental
Green Heron Butorides virescens   Rare/Accidental
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax   Rare/Accidental

PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Gob Cathainn  

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus Iolair-Iasgaich  

ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus Clamhan Riabhach  
Red Kite Milvus milvus Clamhan Gabhlach Near-threatened
Black Kite Milvus migrans   Rare/Accidental
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla Iolair-Mhara Rare/Accidental
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus Clamhan Loin  
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus Aunt-eun Fiorm  
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus Clamhan Luch  
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus Speireag  
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Glas Sheabhag  
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo Clamhan  
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus Bleidir Molach  
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Iolaire  

FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni   Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus Clamhan Ruadh  
American Kestrel Falco sparverius   Rare/Accidental
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus Seabhag Dhearg-Chasaich Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae   Rare/Accidental
Merlin Falco columbarius Mimeal  
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo Gormag  
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug   Endangered Rare/Accidental
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus Seabhag Mhr na Seilg Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Seabhag  

OTIDIFORMES: Otididae
Great Bustard Otis tarda Coileach Frangach Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Macqueen's Bustard Chlamydotis macqueenii   Rare/Accidental
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Coileach Frangach Bheag Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
Corn Crake Crex crex Traon Near-threatened
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus Snagan Allt  
Little Crake Porzana parva   Rare/Accidental
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla   Rare/Accidental
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana Traon Breac  
Sora Porzana carolina   Rare/Accidental
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus    
Common Coot Fulica atra Lach a' Bhlir  

GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis   Rare/Accidental
Common Crane Grus grus Corra Mhonaich  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus Cuilbneach nan Clach  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Chionidae
Snowy Sheathbill Chionis albus    

CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus Abharcan-Luachrach  
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius   Rare/Accidental Critically endangered
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Trlleachan  
European Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria Feadag  
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica   Rare/Accidental
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva
 
  Rare/Accidental
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii   Rare/Accidental
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus   Rare/Accidental
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus    
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Bthag  
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus   Rare/Accidental
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius Trlleachan Traighe Bheag  
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus Amadan-Mintich  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus Gille-Brghde  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Haematopus ostralegus Luigneach Rare/Accidental
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta Gob cearr  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus   Rare/Accidental
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Luatharan  
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius   Rare/Accidental
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Luatharan Uaine  
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria   Rare/Accidental
Grey-tailed Tattler Heterosceles brevipes   Rare/Accidental
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus Gearradh Bhreac  
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca   Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Deoch Bhuidhe  
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes   Rare/Accidental
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis   Rare/Accidental
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola Luatharan Coille  
Common Redshank Tringa totanus Cam-Ghlas  
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda   Rare/Accidental
Eskimo Curlew Numenius borealis   Rare/Accidental Critically endangered (possibly extinct)
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Eun Bealltainn  
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Guilbinn Near-threatened
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Cearra-Ghob Near-threatened
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica   Rare/Accidental
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Cearra-Ghob Mhr  
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Gobhlachan  
Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris   Rare/Accidental
Red Knot Calidris canutus Luatharan Gainmhich  
Sanderling Calidris alba Luatharan Glas  
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla   Rare/Accidental
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri   Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Stint Calidris ruficollis   Rare/Accidental
Little Stint Calidris minuta    
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii    
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta   Rare/Accidental
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla   Rare/Accidental
White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis Luatharan Ban Rare/Accidental
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Trlleachan Glas Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos    
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata   Rare/Accidental
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Luatharan Rioghail  
Dunlin Calidris alpina Graillig  
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Luatharan Crom  
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus   Rare/Accidental
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus   Rare/Accidental
Buff-breasted Sandpipe Tryngites subruficollis   Near-threatened
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Gibeagan  
Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus   Rare/Accidental
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus   Rare/Accidental
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus Gobhrag Bheag  
Great Snipe Gallinago media   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Wilson's Snipe Gallinago delicata    
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago Budagochd  
Eurasian Woodcock Scolopax rusticola Coileach Coille  
Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor   Rare/Accidental
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Deargan Allt  
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius Liathag Allt  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Cream-colored Courser Cursorius cursor   Rare/Accidental
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola   Rare/Accidental
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla Ruideag  
Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini    
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia   Rare/Accidental
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus Fhaoileag a'chinn Duibh  
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus Crann-Fhaoileag  
Ross's Gull  Rhodostethia rosea   Rare/Accidental
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla   Rare/Accidental
Franklin's Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan   Rare/Accidental
Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus    
Audouin's Gull Ichthyaetus audouinii   Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Common Gull / Mew Gull Larus canus Faoileag  
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis    
Herring Gull Larus argentatus    
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis   Rare/Accidental
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans   Rare/Accidental
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides Faoileag Liath  
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus Faoileag Bheag  
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreu Faoileag Mhr  
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus Farspag  
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus   Rare/Accidental
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus   Rare/Accidental
Little Tern Sternula albifrons Sternag Bheag  
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica   Rare/Accidental
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia   Rare/Accidental
Black Tern Chlidonias niger    
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus   Rare/Accidental
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida   Rare/Accidental
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Sternag Stiuireach  
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Sternag  
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Sternal  
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri   Rare/Accidental
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus   Rare/Accidental
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis Sternag Mhr  
Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans   Near-threatened
Lesser Crested-Tern Thalasseus bengalensis   Rare/Accidental

CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Great Skua Stercorarius skua Fsgadair Mr  
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Fsgadair Donn  
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus Fsgadair  
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Fsgadair Stiureach  

CHARADRIIFORMES: Alcidae
Dovekie Alle alle Colcach Bheag  
Common Murre Uria aalge Eun Dubh an Sgadain  
Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia   Rare/Accidental
Razorbill Alca torda Falc  
Great Auk Pinguinus impennis Gearbhul Extinct
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle Gearra-Breac  
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica Buthaid  
Ancient Murrelet Synthliboramphus antiquus Buthaid  

PTEROCLIDIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus   Rare/Accidental

COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Calman Creige  
Stock Pigeon Columba oenas Calman Gorm  
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus Calman Fiadhaich  
European Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur Calman Tuchan  
Oriental Turtle-Dove Streptopelia orientalis   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto Calman a Chrios  
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura   Rare/Accidental

PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri   Introduced species

CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius   Rare/Accidental
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus Cuach  
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus   Rare/Accidental
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus   Rare/Accidental

STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Cailleach-Oidhche Gheal  

STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
European Scops-Owl Otus scops   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo    
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus Comhachag Bhn Rare/Accidental
Northern Hawk Owl Surnia ulula Seabhag-Oidhche Rare/Accidental
Little Owl Athene noctua Comhachag Bheag  
Tawny Owl Strix aluco Cailleach-Oidhche  
Long-eared Owl Asio otus Comhachag Adharcaiche  
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Comhachag Chluassach  
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus   Rare/Accidental

CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus Sgraicheag Oidhche  

APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica   Rare/Accidental
White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus   Rare/Accidental
Alpine Swift Apus melba Gobhlan Monaidh Rare/Accidental
Common Swift Apus apus Gobhlan Mr  
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus   Rare/Accidental
Little Swift Apus affinis   Rare/Accidental

CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis Biorra-Cridein  
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon   Rare/Accidental

CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus   Rare/Accidental
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster    

CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Cuairsgean Rare/Accidental Near-threatened

CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops Calman Cathaidh  

PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla Geocair  
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor Snagan Daraich Beag  
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major Snagan Daraich  
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis Snagarach  

Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio Feoladair  
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus   Rare/Accidental
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus   Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach   Rare/Accidental
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Feoladair Glas  
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis   Rare/Accidental
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor   Rare/Accidental
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus   Rare/Accidental
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator    

Passeriformes.: Vireonidae
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus    

Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius Sgriachag Choille  
Black-billed Magpie Pica pica Cadhag  
Spotted Nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes   Rare/Accidental
Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax Cathag Dhearg-Chasach  
Eurasian Jackdaw Corvus monedula Cathag  
Rook Corvus frugilegus Creumhach  
Carrion Crow Corvus corone Feannag  
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix    
Common Raven Corvus corax Biadhtach  

Passeriformes.: Panuridae
Bearded Reedling Panurus biarmicus    

Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra   Rare/Accidental
Bimaculated Lark Melanocorypha bimaculata   Rare/Accidental
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla    
Crested Lark Galerida cristata   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis Uiseag  
Wood Lark Lullula arborea Riabhag-Choille  
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris Uiseag Dhubh  

Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Purple Martin Progne subis   Rare/Accidental
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor   Rare/Accidental
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Gobhlan Gainbhich  
Eurasian Crag-Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestris   Rare/Accidental
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Gobhlan-Gaoithe  
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica   Rare/Accidental
Northern House-Martin Delichon urbicum Gobhlan-Taighe  

Passeriformes.: Paridae
Marsh Tit Poecile palustris Miontan  
Willow Tit Poecile montanus Currac Ghiuthais  
Coal Tit Periparus ater Cailleachag-Chean-Dubh  
Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus Gulpag Stuic  
Great Tit Parus major Currac Bhain Tighearna  
European Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus Cailleachag Cheann Ghorm  

Passeriformes.: Aegithalidae
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus Ciochan  

Passeriformes.: Sittidae
Wood Nuthatch Sitta europaea Sgoltan  

Passeriformes.: Certhiidae
Eurasian Tree-Creeper Certhia familiaris Snigear  

Passeriformes.: Troglodytidae
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes Dreathan  

Passeriformes.: Cinclidae
White-throated Dipper Cinclus cinclus Ess Feannag  

Passeriformes.: Regulidae
Goldcrest Regulus regulus Crionag Bhuidhe  
Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla Crionag  

Passeriformes.: Cettiidae
Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti    

Passeriformes.: Phylloscopidae
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus Crionag Ghiuthais  
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita Caifean  
Western Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus bonelli   Rare/Accidental
Eastern Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus orientalis   Rare/Accidental
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix Ceileiriche Coille  
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus   Rare/Accidental
Radde's Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi   Rare/Accidental
Lemon-rumped Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus    
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus Ceileiriche Buidhe  
Hume's Warbler Phylloscopus humei   Rare/Accidental
Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis   Rare/Accidental
Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides    

Passeriformes.: Acrocephalidae
Booted Warbler Hippolais caligata   Rare/Accidental
Sykes's Warbler Hippolais rama   Rare/Accidental
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais pallida   Rare/Accidental
Western Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais opaca   Rare/Accidental
Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta    
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina    
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola   Vulnerable
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Glas-Eun  
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus Cuilceag  
Blyth's Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum   Rare/Accidental
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris Ceileiriche Feithe  
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus   Rare/Accidental
Thick-billed Warbler Acrocephalus aedon   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Locustellidae
Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata   Rare/Accidental
Common Grasshopper-Warbler Locustella naevia Ceileiriche Leumnach  
Pallas's Grasshopper-Warbler Locustella certhiola   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis   Rare/Accidental
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Ceann-Dubh  
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin Ceileiriche Graidh  
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria Ceileiriche srianach  
Western Orphean Warbler Sylvia hortensis   Rare/Accidental
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis Gealan Coille  
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca Gealan Coille Beag  
Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillata   Rare/Accidental
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata   Near-threatened
Marmora's Warbler Sylvia sarda   Rare/Accidental
Rueppell's Warbler Sylvia rueppelli   Rare/Accidental
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans    
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata Breacan Glas  
Asian Brown Flycatcher Muscicapa dauurica   Rare/Accidental
European Robin Erithacus rubecula Broinn Dearg  
Rufous-tailed Robin Larvivora sibilans   Rare/Accidental
Siberian Blue Robin Larvivora cyane   Rare/Accidental
Thrush Nightingale Luscinia luscinia   Rare/Accidental
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos Spideag  
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica Oranaiche  
Siberian Rubythroat Calliope calliope   Rare/Accidental
Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus   Rare/Accidental
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca Breacan Sgiobalt  
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis   Rare/Accidental
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva    
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus Ceann Dearg  
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros Ceann Dubhan  
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis   Rare/Accidental
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius   Rare/Accidental
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra Gocan  
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola Clacharan  
Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura   Rare/Accidental
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Br-Gheal  
Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka   Rare/Accidental
Western Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica   Rare/Accidental
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti   Rare/Accidental
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Siberian Thrush Zoothera sibirica   Rare/Accidental
Scaly Thrush Zoothera dauma   Rare/Accidental
Veery Catharus fuscescens   Rare/Accidental
Grey-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus   Rare/Accidental
Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus   Rare/Accidental
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus   Rare/Accidental
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus Dubh-Chreige  
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula Lon-Dubh  
Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus   Rare/Accidental
Dark-throated Thrush Turdus ruficollis   Rare/Accidental
Dusky Thrush Turdus eunomus   Rare/Accidental
Naumann's Thrush Turdus naumanni   Rare/Accidental
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris Liath Thruisg  
Redwing Turdus iliacus Sgiath Dhearg  
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos Smerach  
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus Smerach Mhr  
American Robin Turdus migratorius   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Daurian Starling Sturnia sturnina   Rare/Accidental
White-shouldered Starling Sturnus sinensis   Rare/Accidental
Rosy Starling Pastor roseus Druid Dhearg Rare/Accidental
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris Druid  

Passeriformes.: Prunellidae
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris   Rare/Accidental
Hedge Accentor / Dunnock Prunella modularis Gealbhonn nam Preas  

Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Breac Buidhe  
Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola   Rare/Accidental
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea Breac Bain tighearna  
White Wagtail Motacilla alba Breac an t-Sl  
Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi    
Blyth's Pipit Anthus godlewskii   Rare/Accidental
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris    
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Glasian  
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Riabhag  
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni   Rare/Accidental
Pechora Pipit Anthus gustavi   Rare/Accidental
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus   Rare/Accidental
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta Gabhagan  
Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus Glasian  
American Pipit Anthus rubescens   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Bombycillidae
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Canarach Dearg  
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Calcariidae
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus    
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis Eun-t-Sneachdaidh  

Passeriformes.: Parulidae
Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla   Rare/Accidental
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia   Rare/Accidental
Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina   Rare/Accidental
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas   Rare/Accidental
Hooded Warbler Setophaga citrina   Rare/Accidental
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla   Rare/Accidental
Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina   Rare/Accidental
Blackburnian Warbler Setophaga fusca   Rare/Accidental
Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia   Rare/Accidental
Chestnut-sided Warbler Setophaga pensylvanica   Rare/Accidental
Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata   Rare/Accidental
Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis   Rare/Accidental
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca    
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia   Rare/Accidental
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis   Rare/Accidental
White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys   Rare/Accidental
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis   Rare/Accidental
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella Buidheag Bhealaidh  
Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos   Rare/Accidental
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus    
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana    
Cretzschmar's Bunting Emberiza caesia   Rare/Accidental
Yellow-browed Bunting Emberiza chrysophrys   Rare/Accidental
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla    
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica   Rare/Accidental
Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola   Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Chestnut Bunting Emberiza rutila    
Black-headed Bunting Emberiza melanocephala   Rare/Accidental
Black-faced Bunting Emberiza spodocephala   Rare/Accidental
Red-headed Bunting Emberiza bruniceps   Rare/Accidental
Pallas Bunting Emberiza pallasi   Rare/Accidental
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus Gealag Loin  
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra Gealag Bhuachair  

Passeriformes.: Cardinalidae
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus   Rare/Accidental
Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea    
Lazuli Bunting Passerina amoena   Rare/Accidental
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea   Rare/Accidental
Varied Bunting Passerina versicolor   Rare/Accidental
Painted Bunting Passerina ciris    

Passeriformes.: Icteridae
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus   Rare/Accidental
Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus   Rare/Accidental
Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater   Rare/Accidental
Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula   Rare/Accidental

Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs Breacan Beithe  
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla Bricein Caorainn  
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus   Rare/Accidental
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator   Rare/Accidental
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus    
European Greenfinch Chloris chloris Glaisean Daraich  
Parrot Crossbill Loxia pytyopsittacus   Rare/Accidental
Scottish Crossbill Loxia scotica Cam-Ghob Endemic Data deficient
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra    
White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera   Rare/Accidental
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea Deargan Seilich  
Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret    
Hoary Redpoll Acanthis hornemanni   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Siskin Spinus spinus Gealag Bhuidhe  
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis Lasair Choille  
Twite Carduelis flavirostris Gealan Beinne  
Eurasian Linnet Carduelis cannabina Gealan Ln  
Citril Finch Serinus citrinella   Rare/Accidental
European Serin Serinus serinus    
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula Corcan-Coille  
Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus   Rare/Accidental
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes Gobhach  

Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Gealbhag  
Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis   Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus Gealbhonn nan Craobh

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