Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - September 23rd:


Greenish Warbler

Old Head of Kinsale, Cork, 2006. 


Whiskered Tern

Tacumshin Lake, Wexford, 2003. 


Bluethroat

Central Bog, Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1992. 


Common Rosefinch

Cape Clear Island, Cork, 1977. 

8th Irish Record


Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Akeragh Lough, Kerry, 1961. 

7th Irish Record


Short-toed Lark

Great Saltee Island, Wexford, 1951. 

Probably present since 20th September. 2nd Irish Record


Pectoral Sandpiper

Near Ballina, Mayo, 1935. 

Shot. 5th Irish Record


Melodious Warbler

Old Head of Kinsale, Cork, 1905. 

Killed. 1st Irish Record


Undated September records


First for Western Palearctic

23rd September. No WP firsts are known for this date.

 

Undated Autumn Records

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Common Blue
Polyommatus icarus
Raven Wood
County Wexford
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Common Blue Wexford Ireland
Common Blue
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Holly Blue
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Small Blue Wexford Ireland
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Small Blue Wexford Ireland
Small Blue
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Raven Wood
County Wexford
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Small Blue Wexford Ireland
Small Blue
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Raven Wood
County Wexford
June 18th
Small Blue Wexford Ireland
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Speckled Wood
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Green Hairstreak
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Green Hairstreak Kildare Ireland
Green Hairstreak
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Ballinafagh Lake
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Red Admiral
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August 10th, 2013
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Wall Brown
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County Wexford
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Wall Brown Wexford Ireland
Wall Brown
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Carnsore Point
County Wexford
August 16th, 2008
Wall Brown Wexford Ireland
Wall Brown
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Carnsore Point
County Wexford
August 8th, 2009
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August 3rd, 2008
Comma Wexford Ireland
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August 3rd, 2008
Comma Wexford Ireland
Comma
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County Wexford
August 3rd, 2008
Comma Wexford Ireland
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Small Copper
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County Wexford
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Small Copper Wexford Ireland
Small Copper
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Carnsore Point
County Wexford
July 27th, 2013
Small Copper Wexford Ireland
Small Copper
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Dark Green Fritillary
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Dark Green Fritillary Wexford Ireland
Dark Green Fritillary
Argynnis aglaja
Ballyteigue Burrow
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July 5th, 2014
Marsh Fritillary Kildare Ireland
Marsh Fritillary
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Lullymore
County Kildare
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Marsh Fritillary Kildare Ireland
Marsh Fritillary
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Lullymore
County Kildare
June 7th, 2009
Marsh Fritillary Kildare Ireland
Marsh Fritillary
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Lullymore
County Kildare
June 7th, 2008
Marsh Fritillary Kildare Ireland
Marsh Fritillary
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Lullymore
County Kildare
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Pearl-bordered Fritillary
Boloria euphrosyne
The Burren
County Clare
May 14th
Pearl-bordered Fritillary Clare Ireland
Pearl-bordered Fritillary
Boloria euphrosyne
The Burren
County Clare
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Silver-washed Fritillary
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Raven Wood
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Silver-washed Fritillary
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Raven Wood
County Wexford
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Raven Wood
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Gatekeeper Wexford Ireland
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Raven Wood
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July 27th
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Brown Hairstreak
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The Burren
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August 27th
Brown Hairstreak Clare Ireland
Brown Hairstreak
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The Burren
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August 27th
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Large Heath
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Ashton's Callows
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Small Heath Kildare Ireland
Small Heath
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Painted Lady Wexford Ireland
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Carnsore Point
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Painted Lady Wexford Ireland
Painted Lady
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Carnsore Point
County Wexford
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Peacock Wexford Ireland
Peacock
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Peacock Wexford Ireland
Peacock
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Essex Skipper
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County Wexford
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Essex Skipper Wexford Ireland
Essex Skipper
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Small Skipper Kildare Ireland
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Small Skipper Kildare Ireland
Small Skipper
Thymelicus sylvestris
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Small Tortoiseshell
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Carnsore Point
County Wexford
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Small Tortoiseshell Wexford Ireland
Small Tortoiseshell
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Wexford Town
County Wexford
August 24th
Small Tortoiseshell Wexford Ireland
Small Tortoiseshell
Aglais urticae
Wexford Town
County Wexford
August 2nd
Small Tortoiseshell Wexford Ireland
Small Tortoiseshell
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Killinick
County Wexford
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Dargle Valley
County Wicklow
August 2nd
Brimstone Clare Ireland
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The Burren
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August 27th
Brimstone Clare Ireland
Brimstone
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The Burren
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August 27th
Brimstone Clare Ireland
Brimstone
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The Burren
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August 27th
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Orange Tip
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Orange Tip Kildare Ireland
Orange Tip
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June 17th
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Cryptic Wood White
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Raven Wood
County Wexford
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Cryptic Wood White Wexford Ireland
Cryptic Wood White
Leptidea juvernica
Raven Wood
County Wexford
June 7th
Cryptic Wood White Wexford Ireland
Cryptic Wood White
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Raven Wood
County Wexford
August 19th
Cryptic Wood White Kildare Ireland
Cryptic Wood White
Leptidea juvernica
Lullymore
County Kildare
May 27th, 2014
Green-veined White Wexford Ireland
Green-veined White
Pieris napi
Tacumshin Lake
County Wexford
July 13th, 2013
Green-veined White Wexford Ireland
Green-veined White
Pieris napi
Wexford Town
County Wexford
August 3rd
Green-veined White Wexford Ireland
Green-veined White
Pieris napi
Tacumshin Lake
County Wexford
July 21st, 2013
Green-veined White Wexford Ireland
Green-veined White
Pieris napi
Raven Wood
County Wexford
August 19th
Large White Wexford Ireland
Large White
Pieris brassicae
Wexford Town
County Wexford
August 2nd
Large White Wexford Ireland
Large White
Pieris brassicae
Carnsore Point
County Wexford
August 18th, 2013
Small White Wexford Ireland
Small White
Pieris rapae
Carnsore Point
County Wexford
August 10th, 2013
Small White Wexford Ireland
Small White
Pieris rapae
Wexford Town
County Wexford
August 5th
Clouded Yellow Wexford Ireland
Clouded Yellow
Colias croceus
Rosslare Back Strand
County Wexford
August 16th
Clouded Yellow Wexford Ireland
Clouded Yellow
Colias croceus
Rosslare Back Strand
County Wexford
August 16th
Clouded Yellow Wexford Ireland
Clouded Yellow
Colias croceus
Tacumshin Lake
County Wexford
August 7th
Clouded Yellow Wexford Ireland
Clouded Yellow
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Tacumshin Lake
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