White-throated Robin – 1994

Irania gutturalisRobin GyddfwynVagrant

A female at Skokholm on 27-30 May 1990 (M. Betts, J.W. Donovan et al. ), a vagrant from a breeding area extending from southern Turkey to Iran and Kirgiz, was the first recorded in Wales and only the second in Britain, the first having been seen at the Calf of Man in June 1983.

Photograph of the Skokholm white-throated robin by Jack Donovan – this is a small part of the original slide.

Donovan & Rees, 1994, Birds of Pembrokeshire