Richard’s Pipit – 1994

Anthus richardi – Corhedydd RichardScarce visitor

This bird was first recorded at Skokholm on 13 September 1967, and has since been noted in 18 years between 1967 and 1992, up to five having occurred at Skokholm, Skomer, the Smalls, Dowrog Common, Strumble Head, Stackpole Warren and Wooltack Point. Records fall between 12 September and 25 November, 75% of all occurrences being from Skokholm, with singles at Skomer on 9 April 1989 and 11 March 1992 being the only spring records.

Donovan J.W. & Rees G.H, 1994, Birds of Pembrokeshire

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