Past Irish Rare Birds
Feed: Past Irish Rare Bird Records

Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - December 22nd:


American Black Duck

Near Milford, Donegal, 2007. 


Franklin's Gull

Blackrock Castle, Cork, 2005. 

10th Irish Record


Undated December records


First Records for
WESTERN PALEARCTIC

Today is 22nd December. The following first records for the Western Palearctic were found on this date:


Hermit Thrush

22nd December, 1825.

Near Kleinzerbst, Kothen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Caught. Specimen ended up in the collection of Johann Friedrich Naumann

Alexander, W.B. and Fitter, R.S.R. 1955. American Land Birds in Western Europe. British Birds 48(1): 1-14


Undated Winter Western Palearctic Records


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Collared Pratincole Mayo Ireland
Collared Pratincole (Glareola pratincola)
Annagh Beach, County Mayo.
June 6th, 2007