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Full bird list of Hortobágy-Zemplén Spring Tour (downloadable)

A list of possible birds on this tour follows. To give some idea of the probability of a particular species being seen at least once during this tour, species are marked as follows:
No star signifies a high probability
1 star (*) signifies a moderate probability
2 star (**) signifies a low probability

Grey Partridge Perdix perdix*
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix*
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 
Greylag Goose Anser anser
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna**
Gadwall Anas strepera 
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope*
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula
Common Teal Anas crecca*
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula*
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina*
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
European White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus*
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
Eurasian Bittern Botaurus stellaris*
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Ardea alba
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmeus
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Saker Falco cherrug
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus**
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis*
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
European Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorus*
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca
Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus*
Great Bustard Otis tarda
Corncrake Crex crex*
European Water Rail Rallus aquaticus
Little Crake Porzana parva*
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Fulica atra
Common Crane Grus grus
Eurasian Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola*
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Ringed Plover Chradrius hiaticula*
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola*
Great Snipe Gallinago media*
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus*
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus*
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Black-headed Gul Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Common Gull Larus canus*
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus**
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus*
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Rock Dove Columba livia
Stock Dove Columba oenas
Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Barn Owl Tyto alba**
Tawny Owl Strix aluco*
Ural Owl Strix uralensis
Eagle Owl Bubo bubo
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Little Owl Athene noctua
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus*
Common Swift Apus apus
European Roller Coracias garrulus
Common Hoopoe Upupa epops
Kingfisher Alcedo atthis*
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopus leucotos*
Middle Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos medius
Syrian Woodpecker Dendrocopos syriacus
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis
Grey-headed Woodpecker Picus canus
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Common Magpie Pica pica
Eurasian Jackdaw Coloeus monedula
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Common Raven Corvus corax
Marsh Tit Poecile palustris
Willow Tit Poecile montana*
Coal Tit Periparus ater
Great Tit Parus major
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Eurasian Penduline-tit Remiz pendulinus
Common Sand Martin Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Northern House Martin Delichon urbicum
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis
Woodlark Lullula arborea
Short-toed lark Calandrella brachydactyla*
Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia
River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides
Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Moustached Warbler Acrocephalus melanopogon*
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola**
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Eurasian Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 
Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus*
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin*
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Bearded Reedling Panurus biarmicus
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
Northern Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
Eurasian Treecreeper Certhia familiaris
Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactyla
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus*
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra*
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis
White-throated Dipper Cinclus cinclus**
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
Dunnock Prunella modularis
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus*
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
European Serin Serinus serinus
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Common Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia**
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus

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