Common Crossbill

Loxia curvirostra – GYLFIN GROES – Erratic visitor, has bred

Common Crossbill –

A monthly summary of sightings since 1990, according to records in the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports.

Common Crossbill – 2003-07 breeding

Loxia curvirostra – GYLFIN GROES – Erratic visitor, has bred Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 0 0 Breeding probable 0 1 Breeding possible 0 3 No of tetrads occupied 0 (of 478) 4 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 0% 0.6% No Common Crossbills were found during the 1984-88 survey. They were recorded […]

Common Crossbill – 1994

Loxia curvirostra – GYLFIN GROES – Erratic visitor, has bred Mathew (1894) gives two records, at Angle in 1858 and at Stackpole in 1868. Lockley et al. (1949) added one at Skokholm on 5 July 1929. Single Common Crossbills and groups of up to 18 have been recorded in 24 years since, most since 1950. They occur […]

Crossbill – 1894

Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew