Coccothraustes coccothraustes – GYLFINBRAFF – Rare visitor. Not recorded in February and March
Coccothraustes coccothraustes – GYLFINBRAFF – rare visitor. Not recorded in February and March Photo above (c) Richard Brown – one of four hawfinches on Skokholm in 2017. This doubled the number of hawfinches that had ever been recorded on the island. Earlier records summarised in Hawfinch 1994 1993 – one in an Eglwyswrw garden 12 […]
Coccothraustes coccothraustes – GYLFINBRAFF – Rare visitor. Not recorded in February and March Mathew (1894) gave records of a pair at Leweston (undated), one at Llanstinian in the spring of 1854 and one at Slebech on 13 September 1889. Lockley et al. (1949) added one at Ramsey on 9 November 1896 and two shot at […]
Yellow = breeding possible More about the Hawfinch in Pembrokeshire
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew