Recording Hot List

These THIRTY species are the ones that have generated the most tweets in the last month. Click any species name for more details of the individual sightings, where and when.

Common Name (Click for full details) Alternative Name(s) Scientific Name Group Records
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Birds 27
Osprey Pandion haliaetus Birds 25
Dunlin Calidris alpina Birds 24
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis Birds 23
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Birds 20
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus Birds 20
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Birds 19
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis Birds 17
Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Birds 17
Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis Birds 16
Peregrine Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Birds 14
Redshank Tringa totanus Birds 13
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Birds 13
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Birds 12
Greenshank Tringa nebularia Birds 12
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius budius Birds 11
Sanderling Calidris alba Birds 11
Hobby Falco subbuteo Birds 10
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus maurretanicus Birds 10
Sand Martin Riparia riparia Birds 10
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds 10
Marbled White Melanargia galathea Butterflies 9
Turnstone Arenaria interpres Birds 9
Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta Birds 9
Painted Lady Vanessa cardui Butterflies 9
Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia Butterflies 8
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola Birds 7
Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus Birds 7
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Birds 7
Common Blue Polyommatus icarus Butterflies 7

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