Lesser Redpoll

Carduelis cabaret – LLINOS BENGOCH LEIAF – Breeding resident and passage migrant

Lesser Redpoll – 2003-07 breeding

Acanthis cabaret – LLINOS BENGOCH LEIAF – Breeding resident and passage migrant Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 8 4 Breeding probable 16 25 Breeding possible 6 12 No of tetrads occupied 30 (of 478) 41 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 6.3% 8.4% The Lesser Redpoll is a small brown, streaked finch with […]

Lesser Redpoll – 1994

Carduelis cabaret – LLINOS BENGOCH LEIAF – Breeding resident and passage migrant 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 8 Breeding probable 16 Breeding possible 6 No of tetrads occupied 30 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 6.3% Mathew (1894) stated that the Redpoll was resident in small numbers and was a common winter visitor, while Lockley et al. (1949) recorded the […]

Lesser Redpoll – 1980s winter

Carduelis cabaret – LLINOS BENGOCH LEIAF – Breeding resident and passage migrant The BTO winter atlas showed that few Lesser Redpolls were present in Pembrokeshire 10km squares during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84. The plotted colour represents 1-10 birds seen in a day. More about the Lesser Redpoll in Pembrokeshire

Lesser Redpoll – 1894

Linota rufescens – A resident in small numbers, and a common winter visitor. A pair were seen, evidently nesting, by the late Mr. Stokes, of Cuffem, in the spring of 1887, at Ferny Glen, near Roch, in a larch tree. Small flocks regularly appear in the autumn, and one of about a dozen birds generally visited our gardens every […]