White-winged Black Tern

Chlidonias leucopterus – Cors-wennol AdeinwenRare visitor.

White-winged Black Tern – records

Chlidonias leucopterus – Cors-wennol Adeinwen – Rare visitor. The closest breeding areas of the White-winged Black Tern are in Eastern Europe.  Winter quarters are in southern Africa. Earlier records are summarised in White-winged Black Tern 1994 1997 – single adult at Strumble Head on 15 October 1999 – single juvenile at Strumble Head on the 1 […]

White-winged Black Tern – 1994

Chlidonias leucopterus – Cors-wennol Adeinwen – Rare visitor. White-winged Black Terns breed in Poland and Russia, from where they depart between August and early October, small numbers occurring annually in Britain (Cramp 1985). In Pembrokeshire, the first was recorded at the Gann on 31 August 1973 (K.J.S. Devonald), followed by singles at Llysyfran reservoir on 16-28 October […]