Lanius excubitor – Cigydd Mawr – Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded from June to September
Lanius excubitor – Cigydd Mawr – Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded from June to September Previous records are summarised in Great Grey Shrike – 1994 1993 – One at West Williamston 28 Nov 1994 – One in Lawrenny/Deal’s Cross area 2 Jan (JWD, GHB) 1996 – One Kilgetty, 27 March (RE) 1997 […]
Species account from the 1994 Birds of Pembrokeshire
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
Lanius excubitor – A very rare winter visitor. This species is far from rare in the winter on the northern and eastern coasts of England, and, like many other birds visiting this kingdom from the east, very rarely penetrates so far to the west as to reach the south-western corner of Wales. Indeed, the only county example we know of […]