The Bedfordshire List

Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Bewick’s Swan Cygnus columbianus
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus
Bean Goose Anser fabalis
Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus
White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis
Brent Goose Branta bernicla
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Gadwall Anas strepera
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
Shoveler Anas clypeata
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Greater Scaup Aythya marila
Common Eider Somateria mollissima
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis
Common Scoter Melanitta nigra
Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Smew Mergellus albellus
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Goosander Mergus merganser
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa
Grey Partridge Perdix perdix
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Lady Amherst’s Pheasant Chrysolophus amherstiae
Golden Pheasant Chrysolophus pictus
Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata
Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica
Great Northern Diver Gavia immer
Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus
European Storm-petrel Hydrobates pelagicus
Leach’s Storm-petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Great White Egret Ardea alba
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Red Kite Milvus milvus
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus
Montagu’s Harrier Circus pygargus
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana
Little Crake Porzana parva
Corn Crake Crex crex
Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Purple Gallinule Porphyrio martinica
Common Coot Fulica atra
Common Crane Grus grus
Great Bustard Otis tarda
Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica
European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Dotterel Charadrius morinellus
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Ruff Calidris pugnax
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Temminck’s Stint Calidris temminckii
Sanderling Calidris alba
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima
Baird’s Sandpiper Calidris bairdii
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos
Wilson’s Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus
Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
Woodcock Scolopax rusticola
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Great Snipe Gallinago media
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus
Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus
Great Skua Stercorarius skua
Puffin Fratercula arctica
Razorbill Alca torda
Little Auk Alle alle
Common Guillemot Uria aalge
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii
Sabine’s Gull Xema sabini
Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
Laughing Gull Larus atricilla
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis
Common Gull Larus canus
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
Pallas’s Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus
Rock Dove Columba livia
Stock Dove Columba oenas
Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus
Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
Barn Owl Tyto alba
Little Owl Athene noctua
Tawny Owl Strix aluco
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
European Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Alpine Swift Apus melba
Common Swift Apus apus
Hoopoe Upupa epops
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
European Roller Coracias garrulus
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus
Merlin Falco columbarius
Hobby Falco subbuteo
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator
Magpie Pica pica
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Western Jackdaw Corvus monedula
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Carrion Crow Corvus corone
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Common Raven Corvus corax
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla
Penduline Tit Remiz pendulinus
Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Great Tit Parus major
Coal Tit Periparus ater
Willow Tit Poecile montana
Marsh Tit Poecile palustris
Bearded Tit Panurus biarmicus
Woodlark Lullula arborea
Skylark Alauda arvensis
Shore Lark Eremophila alpestris
Sand Martin Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
House Martin Delichon urbicum
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
Cetti’s Warbler Cettia cetti
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus
Radde’s Warbler Phylloscopus schwarzi
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans
Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris
Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
Eurasian Treecreeper Certhia familiaris
Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus
Dipper Cinclus cinclus
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus
Blackbird Turdus merula
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Redwing Turdus iliacus
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Robin Erithacus rubecula
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Dunnock Prunella modularis
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
White Wagtail/Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla
Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Greenfinch Chloris chloris
Linnet Linaria cannabina
Twite Linaria flavirostris
Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea
Arctic Redpoll Acanthis hornemanni
Two-barred Crossbill Loxia leucoptera
Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
European Serin Serinus serinus
Siskin Spinus spinus
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis
Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra