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Full bird list of the Transylvania Birding 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

Eurasian Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus*
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia**
Grey Partridge Perdix perdix*
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix*
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Gadwall Anas strepera 
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 
Garganey Anas querquedula
Common Teal Anas crecca*
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
European White Stork Ciconia ciconia
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
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus*
Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipite brevipes**
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis*
Common Buzzard Buteo buteo
European Honey Buzzard Pernis apivorus*
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus*
Corncrake Crex crex*
Little Crake Porzana parva*
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot Fulica atra
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Ringed Plover Chradrius hiaticula*
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola*
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago*
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus*
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus**
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans*
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
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
Tawny Owl Strix aluco*
Ural Owl Strix uralensis
Eagle Owl Bubo bubo**
Tengmalm’s Owl Aegolius funereus**
Pygmy Owl Glaucidium passerinum*
Little Owl Athene noctua
Eurasian Scops Owl Otus scops
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus**
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
Common Swift Apus apus
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
Eurasian Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus*
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius
Green Woodpecker Picus viridis
Grey-headed Woodpecker Picus canus
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Northern Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Common Magpie Pica pica
Eurasian Nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes
Eurasian Jackdaw Coloeus monedula
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Common Raven Corvus corax
Marsh Tit Poecile palustris
Willow Tit Poecile montana
Sombre Tit Poecile lugubris*
Coal Tit Periparus ater
Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus
Great Tit Parus major
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Eurasian Penduline-tit Remiz pendulinus
Crag Martin Ptyonoprogne rupestris*
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica
Northern House Martin Delichon urbicum
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis
Woodlark Lullula arborea
Shore Lark Eremophila alpestris
Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia*
River Warbler Locustella fluviatilis
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides
Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
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*
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Bearded Reedling Panurus biarmicus
Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
Northern Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria
Eurasian Treecreeper Certhia familiaris
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Thrush Nightingale Luscinia luscinia
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos*
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra*
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 
Common Rock-thrush Monticola saxatilis
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva*
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis
White-throated Dipper Cinclus cinclus
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus
Dunnock Prunella modularis
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris*
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
European Serin Serinus serinus
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Siskin Carduelis spinus
Common Linnet Carduelis cannabina
Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus*
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus

 

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