Grey Phalarope – 1949

Phalaropus fulicarius

Almost a regular visitor according to Mathew who mentions also that is has often occurred on Caldey and Tenby.  There seem to have been many in 1891. One shot Loveston, winter, 1900 (Bertram Lloyd).  A female, Narberth, 11 Nov 1904 (Mills collection).  Recorded by a writer in the Field 6 Dec 1908.  One picked up Pembroke, 17 Mar 1928, and another near Pembroke 7 Dec 1929 (W.F.Bentley)

R.M.Lockley, G.C.S.Ingram, H.M.Salmon, 1949, The Birds of Pembrokeshire, The West Wales Field Society

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