Firecrest – first and last dates

Regulus ignicapillus – DRYW PENFFLAMGOCH – Passage migrant and winter visitor.

Yearlast recordfirst recordNotes
198114 Feb19 Nov
1982?24 Oct6 at Bosherston
198323 Feb25 Nov
198422 April1 Nov
1985no records
198626 Sept
198731 August
198813 June21 SeptJune records from Skokholm
198919 May12 Sept
199010 June22 SeptJune records from Skokholm
199119 Feb26 Sept
199230 May29 Sept
199325 April26 August
199411 Feb27 Sept
199521 March21 Sept1 on Skokholm 6 June
199618 May12 Oct
19977 Jan13 Sept
199820 May3 Oct
199926 April5 Oct
200017 April13 Oct
200116 Jan6 Oct
200223 March23 Septsinging male on Skokholm 12 June
200330 March15 Oct
20044 Aprilseen in autumn, places but no dates given
200517 March29 Sept
20064 May24 Sept
20077 March27 SeptLarge autumn influx (details in the report)
200823 March24 Sept
200927 Feb12 Sept
2010MarchSept6 in Jan, 4 in Feb, 1 in March
1 in Sept, 2 in Oct, 13 in Nov, 4 in Dec
20111 March27 Oct
201226 May10 Sept
201310 April30 Sept
201416 Feb17 Sept
2015Excellent year for this species, details in the report
)201612 May7 Oct
201711 May27 Sept
201831 May29 Sept
201910 Jan15 Sept
202031 March18 Sept

Records extracted from the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports which may contain more detail than shown here

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