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Species

The following table includes all 377 species recorded in Hampshire.

Vernacular NameScientific NameStatus
Mute SwanCygnus olorCommon
Bewick's SwanCygnus columbianusScarce
Whooper SwanCygnus cygnusRare
Bean GooseAnser fabalisRare
Pink-footed GooseAnser brachyrhynchusVery scarce
White-fronted GooseAnser albifronsScarce
Greylag GooseAnser anserFairly common
Snow GooseAnser caerulescensVery scarce
Canada GooseBranta canadensisCommon
Barnacle GooseBranta leucopsisScarce
Dark-bellied Brent GooseBranta berniclaVery common
Red-breasted GooseBranta ruficollisVery rare
Egyptian GooseAlopochen aegyptiacaScarce
Ruddy ShelduckTadorna ferrugineaVery rare
ShelduckTadorna tadornaFairly common
Mandarin DuckAix galericulataFairly common
WigeonAnas penelopeVery common
American WigeonAnas americanaRare
GadwallAnas streperaCommon
TealAnas creccaCommon
Green-winged TealAnas carolinensisRare
MallardAnas platyrhynchosCommon
PintailAnas acutaFairly common
GarganeyAnas querquedulaScarce
Blue-winged TealAnas discorsVery rare
ShovelerAnas clypeataFairly common
Red-crested PochardNetta rufinaVery scarce
PochardAythya ferinaFairly common
Ring-necked DuckAythya collarisRare
Ferruginous DuckAythya nyrocaRare
Tufted DuckAythya fuligulaCommon
ScaupAythya marilaVery scarce
EiderSomateria mollissimaFairly common
Long-tailed DuckClangula hyemalisVery scarce
Common ScoterMelanitta nigraFairly common
Surf ScoterMelanitta perspicillataVery rare
Velvet ScoterMelanitta fuscaScarce
GoldeneyeBucephala clangulaScarce
SmewMergellus albellusRare
Red-breasted MerganserMergus serratorFairly common
GoosanderMergus merganserScarce
Ruddy DuckOxyura jamaicensisScarce
Black GrouseTetrao tetrixVery rare
QuailCoturnix coturnixVery scarce
Grey PartridgePerdix perdixFairly common
Red-legged PartridgeAlectoris rufaCommon
PheasantPhasianus colchicusVery common
Golden PheasantChrysolophus pictusVery scarce
Red-throated DiverGavia stellataScarce
Black-throated DiverGavia arcticaVery scarce
Great Northern DiverGavia immerScarce
White-billed DiverGavia adamsiiVery rare
FulmarFulmarus glacialisScarce
Cory's ShearwaterCalonectris diomedeaVery rare
Sooty ShearwaterPuffinus griseusVery scarce
Manx ShearwaterPuffinus puffinusScarce
Balearic ShearwaterPuffinus mauretanicusVery scarce
Storm PetrelHydrobates pelagicusVery scarce
Leach's PetrelOceanodroma leucorhoaRare
GannetMorus bassanusFairly common
CormorantPhalacrocorax carboFairly common
ShagPhalacrocorax aristotelisScarce
BitternBotaurus stellarisVery scarce
American BitternBotaurus lentiginosusVery rare
Little BitternIxobrychus minutusVery rare
Night-heronNycticorax nycticoraxRare
Squacco HeronArdeola ralloidesVery rare
Cattle EgretBubulcus ibisRare
Little EgretEgretta garzettaFairly common
Great White EgretArdea albaVery scarce
Grey HeronArdea cinereaFairly common
Purple HeronArdea purpureaRare
Black StorkCiconia nigraVery rare
White StorkCiconia ciconiaVery scarce
Glossy IbisPlegadis falcinellusVery rare
SpoonbillPlatalea leucorodiaVery scarce
Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollisFairly common
Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatusFairly common
Red-necked GrebePodiceps grisegenaVery scarce
Slavonian GrebePodiceps auritusScarce
Black-necked GrebePodiceps nigricollisScarce
Honey-buzzardPernis apivorusVery scarce
Black KiteMilvus migransRare
Red KiteMilvus milvusScarce
White-tailed EagleHaliaeetus albicillaVery rare
Short-toed EagleCircaetus gallicusVery rare
Marsh HarrierCircus aeruginosusScarce
Hen HarrierCircus cyaneusScarce
Pallid HarrierCircus macrourusVery rare
Montagu's HarrierCircus pygargusVery scarce
GoshawkAccipiter gentilisScarce
SparrowhawkAccipiter nisusCommon
BuzzardButeo buteoCommon
Rough-legged BuzzardButeo lagopusRare
OspreyPandion haliaetusScarce
Water RailRallus aquaticusFairly common
Spotted CrakePorzana porzanaVery scarce
Little CrakePorzana parvaVery rare
Baillon's CrakePorzana pusillaVery rare
CorncrakeCrex crexRare
MoorhenGallinula chloropusVery common
CootFulica atraCommon
CraneGrus grusRare
Little BustardTetrax tetraxVery rare
Great BustardOtis tardaVery rare
Stone-curlewBurhinus oedicnemusScarce
Black-winged StiltHimantopus himantopusRare
AvocetRecurvirostra avosettaScarce
OystercatcherHaematopus ostralegusCommon
American Golden PloverPluvialis dominicaVery rare
Pacific Golden PloverPluvialis fulvaVery rare
Golden PloverPluvialis apricariaCommon
Grey PloverPluvialis squatarolaCommon
Sociable PloverVanellus gregariusVery rare
LapwingVanellus vanellusCommon
Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubiusScarce
Ringed PloverCharadrius hiaticulaFairly common
Semipalmated PloverCharadrius semipalmatusVery rare
KilldeerCharadrius vociferusVery rare
Kentish PloverCharadrius alexandrinusVery scarce
Lesser Sand PloverCharadrius mongolusVery rare
DotterelCharadrius morinellusRare
WhimbrelNumenius phaeopusFairly common
CurlewNumenius arquataCommon
Black-tailed GodwitLimosa limosaCommon
Bar-tailed GodwitLimosa lapponicaFairly common
TurnstoneArenaria interpresFairly common
KnotCalidris canutusFairly common
RuffPhilomachus pugnaxScarce
Broad-billed SandpiperLimicola falcinellusVery rare
Curlew SandpiperCalidris ferrugineaScarce
Stilt SandpiperCalidris himantopusVery rare
Temminck's StintCalidris temminckiiVery scarce
SanderlingCalidris albaCommon
DunlinCalidris alpinaVery common
Purple SandpiperCalidris maritimaScarce
Baird's SandpiperCalidris bairdiiVery rare
Little StintCalidris minutaScarce
White-rumped SandpiperCalidris fuscicollisVery rare
Least SandpiperCalidris minutillaVery rare
Buff-breasted SandpiperTryngites subruficollisVery rare
Pectoral SandpiperCalidris melanotosVery scarce
Semipalmated SandpiperCalidris pusillaVery rare
Wilson's PhalaropePhalaropus tricolorVery rare
Red-necked PhalaropePhalaropus lobatusRare
Grey PhalaropePhalaropus fulicariusVery scarce
Terek SandpiperXenus cinereusVery rare
Common SandpiperActitis hypoleucosFairly common
Spotted SandpiperActitis maculariusVery rare
Green SandpiperTringa ochropusFairly common
Spotted RedshankTringa erythropusScarce
Greater YellowlegsTringa melanoleucaVery rare
GreenshankTringa nebulariaFairly common
Lesser YellowlegsTringa flavipesVery rare
Marsh SandpiperTringa stagnatilisVery rare
Wood SandpiperTringa glareolaVery scarce
RedshankTringa totanusCommon
Jack SnipeLymnocryptes minimusScarce
Long-billed DowitcherLimnodromus scolopaceusVery rare
WoodcockScolopax rusticolaFairly common
SnipeGallinago gallinagoCommon
Great SnipeGallinago mediaVery rare
Cream-coloured CourserCursorius cursorVery rare
Collared PratincoleGlareola pratincolaVery rare
Pomarine SkuaStercorarius pomarinusScarce
Arctic SkuaStercorarius parasiticusScarce
Long-tailed SkuaStercorarius longicaudusVery scarce
Great SkuaStercorarius skuaScarce
PuffinFratercula arcticaRare
Black GuillemotCepphus grylleVery rare
RazorbillAlca tordaScarce
Little AukAlle alleVery scarce
GuillemotUria aalgeScarce
Sooty TernOnychoprion fuscataVery rare
Little TernSternula albifronsFairly common
Gull-billed TernGelochelidon niloticaVery rare
Caspian TernHydroprogne caspiaVery rare
Whiskered TernChlidonias hybridaVery rare
Black TernChlidonias nigerScarce
White-winged Black TernChlidonias leucopterusRare
Sandwich TernSterna sandvicensisCommon
Common TernSterna hirundoCommon
Roseate TernSterna dougalliiVery scarce
Arctic TernSterna paradisaeaScarce
Sabine's GullXema sabiniRare
KittiwakeRissa tridactylaScarce
Bonaparte's GullChroicocephalus philadelphiaVery rare
Black-headed GullChroicocephalus ridibundusVery common
Little GullHydrocoloeus minutusScarce
Laughing GullLarus atricillaVery rare
Franklin's GullLarus pipixcanVery rare
Mediterranean GullLarus melanocephalusFairly common
Common GullLarus canusCommon
Ring-billed GullLarus delawarensisVery scarce
Lesser Black-backed GullLarus fuscusVery common
Herring GullLarus argentatusFairly common
Yellow-legged GullLarus michahellisScarce
Caspian GullLarus cachinnansRare
Iceland GullLarus glaucoidesVery scarce
Glaucous GullLarus hyperboreusVery scarce
Great Black-backed GullLarus marinusFairly common
Pallas's SandgrouseSyrrhaptes paradoxusVery rare
Rock Dove / Feral PigeonColumba liviaVery common
Stock DoveColumba oenasCommon
WoodpigeonColumba palumbusAbundant
Collared DoveStreptopelia decaoctoVery common
Turtle DoveStreptopelia turturScarce
Great Spotted CuckooClamator glandariusVery rare
CuckooCuculus canorusFairly common
Yellow-billed CuckooCoccyzus americanusVery rare
Barn OwlTyto albaFairly common
Scops OwlOtus scopsVery rare
Snowy OwlBubo scandiacusVery rare
Little OwlAthene noctuaFairly common
Tawny OwlStrix alucoCommon
Long-eared OwlAsio otusVery scarce
Short-eared OwlAsio flammeusScarce
NightjarCaprimulgus europaeusFairly common
Needle-tailed SwiftHirundapus caudacutusVery rare
SwiftApus apusCommon
Pallid SwiftApus pallidusVery rare
Alpine SwiftApus melbaRare
Little SwiftApus affinisVery rare
HoopoeUpupa epopsVery scarce
Blue-cheeked Bee-eaterMerops persicusVery rare
Bee-eaterMerops apiasterRare
RollerCoracias garrulusVery rare
KingfisherAlcedo atthisFairly common
WryneckJynx torquillaVery scarce
Green WoodpeckerPicus viridisCommon
Great Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos majorCommon
Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos minorScarce
KestrelFalco tinnunculusCommon
Red-footed FalconFalco vespertinusRare
MerlinFalco columbariusScarce
HobbyFalco subbuteoFairly common
PeregrineFalco peregrinusScarce
Ring-necked ParakeetPsittacula krameriVery scarce
Golden OrioleOriolus oriolusVery scarce
Brown ShrikeLanius cristatusVery rare
Isabelline ShrikeLanius isabellinusVery rare
Red-backed ShrikeLanius collurioVery scarce
Lesser Grey ShrikeLanius minorVery rare
Great Grey ShrikeLanius excubitorVery scarce
Woodchat ShrikeLanius senatorRare
ChoughPyrrhocorax pyrrhocoraxVery rare
MagpiePica picaVery common
JayGarrulus glandariusCommon
NutcrackerNucifraga caryocatactesVery rare
JackdawCorvus monedulaAbundant
RookCorvus frugilegusVery common
Carrion CrowCorvus coroneVery common
Hooded CrowCorvus cornixRare
RavenCorvus coraxScarce
GoldcrestRegulus regulusCommon
FirecrestRegulus ignicapillaFairly common
Penduline TitRemiz pendulinusVery rare
Blue TitCyanistes caeruleusAbundant
Great TitParus majorAbundant
Coal TitPeriparus aterCommon
Willow TitPoecile montanaScarce
Marsh TitPoecile palustrisCommon
Bearded TitPanurus biarmicusScarce
Short-toed LarkCalandrella brachydactylaVery rare
WoodlarkLullula arboreaFairly common
SkylarkAlauda arvensisVery common
Shore LarkEremophila alpestrisRare
Sand MartinRiparia ripariaCommon
SwallowHirundo rusticaVery common
House MartinDelichon urbicumCommon
Red-rumped SwallowCecropis dauricaVery rare
Cliff SwallowPetrochelidon pyrrhonotaVery rare
Cetti's WarblerCettia cettiFairly common
Long-tailed TitAegithalos caudatusVery common
Pallas's WarblerPhylloscopus proregulusRare
Yellow-browed WarblerPhylloscopus inornatusVery scarce
Radde's WarblerPhylloscopus schwarziVery rare
Dusky WarblerPhylloscopus fuscatusVery rare
Wood WarblerPhylloscopus sibilatrixFairly common
ChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybitaVery common
Iberian ChiffchaffPhylloscopus ibericusVery rare
Willow WarblerPhylloscopus trochilusCommon
BlackcapSylvia atricapillaVery common
Garden WarblerSylvia borinCommon
Barred WarblerSylvia nisoriaRare
Lesser WhitethroatSylvia currucaCommon
WhitethroatSylvia communisVery common
Spectacled WarblerSylvia conspicillataVery rare
Dartford WarblerSylvia undataFairly common
Subalpine WarblerSylvia cantillansVery rare
Pallas's Grasshopper WarblerLocustella certhiolaVery rare
Lanceolated WarblerLocustella lanceolataVery rare
Grasshopper WarblerLocustella naeviaVery scarce
Savi's WarblerLocustella luscinioidesRare
Booted WarblerHippolais caligataVery rare
Icterine WarblerHippolais icterinaRare
Melodious WarblerHippolais polyglottaRare
Aquatic WarblerAcrocephalus paludicolaRare
Sedge WarblerAcrocephalus schoenobaenusCommon
Paddyfield WarblerAcrocephalus agricolaVery rare
Marsh WarblerAcrocephalus palustrisRare
Reed WarblerAcrocephalus scirpaceusCommon
Great Reed WarblerAcrocephalus arundinaceusVery rare
WaxwingBombycilla garrulusVery scarce
NuthatchSitta europaeaCommon
TreecreeperCerthia familiarisCommon
WrenTroglodytes troglodytesAbundant
StarlingSturnus vulgarisVery common
Rose-coloured StarlingPastor roseusRare
DipperCinclus cinclusRare
Ring OuzelTurdus torquatusScarce
BlackbirdTurdus merulaAbundant
FieldfareTurdus pilarisVery common
Song ThrushTurdus philomelosVery common
RedwingTurdus iliacusVery common
Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorusVery common
Spotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striataCommon
RobinErithacus rubeculaAbundant
NightingaleLuscinia megarhynchosScarce
BluethroatLuscinia svecicaRare
Red-flanked BluetailTarsiger cyanurusVery rare
Black RedstartPhoenicurus ochrurosScarce
RedstartPhoenicurus phoenicurusCommon
WhinchatSaxicola rubetraFairly common
StonechatSaxicola torquatusFairly common
Siberian StonechatSaxicola maurusVery rare
WheatearOenanthe oenantheFairly common
Pied WheatearOenanthe pleschankaVery rare
Black-eared WheatearOenanthe hispanicaVery rare
Desert WheatearOenanthe desertiVery rare
Red-breasted FlycatcherFicedula parvaVery rare
Pied FlycatcherFicedula hypoleucaVery scarce
DunnockPrunella modularisVery common
House SparrowPasser domesticusVery common
Spanish SparrowPasser hispaniolensisVery rare
Tree SparrowPasser montanusVery scarce
Yellow WagtailMotacilla flavaFairly common
Citrine WagtailMotacilla citreolaVery rare
Grey WagtailMotacilla cinereaFairly common
Pied WagtailMotacilla albaVery common
Richard's PipitAnthus richardiRare
Tawny PipitAnthus campestrisRare
Olive-backed PipitAnthus hodgsoniVery rare
Tree PipitAnthus trivialisFairly common
Meadow PipitAnthus pratensisVery common
Red-throated PipitAnthus cervinusVery rare
Rock PipitAnthus petrosusScarce
Water PipitAnthus spinolettaScarce
BramblingFringilla montifringillaCommon
ChaffinchFringilla coelebsAbundant
HawfinchCoccothraustes coccothraustesScarce
Common RosefinchCarpodacus erythrinusVery rare
BullfinchPyrrhula pyrrhulaCommon
GreenfinchCarduelis chlorisVery common
LinnetCarduelis cannabinaCommon
TwiteCarduelis flavirostrisVery scarce
Lesser RedpollCarduelis cabaretFairly common
Mealy RedpollCarduelis flammeaVery scarce
Two-barred CrossbillLoxia leucopteraVery rare
CrossbillLoxia curvirostraFairly common
Parrot CrossbillLoxia pytyopsittacusVery rare
GoldfinchCarduelis carduelisVery common
SerinSerinus serinusVery scarce
SiskinCarduelis spinusCommon
Snow BuntingPlectrophenax nivalisVery scarce
Lapland BuntingCalcarius lapponicusVery scarce
White-throated SparrowZonotrichia albicollisVery rare
Dark-eyed JuncoJunco hyemalisVery rare
YellowhammerEmberiza citrinellaCommon
Cirl BuntingEmberiza cirlusVery rare
Ortolan BuntingEmberiza hortulanaRare
Rustic BuntingEmberiza rusticaVery rare
Little BuntingEmberiza pusillaVery rare
Reed BuntingEmberiza schoeniclusCommon
Black-headed BuntingEmberiza melanocephalaVery rare
Corn BuntingEmberiza calandraScarce
American RedstartSetophaga ruticillaVery rare