Category - British Birds

Yellow Wagtail

Yellow Wagtail

Yellow Wagtails are birds which are known scientifically by the name of Motacilla flava. These are small passerine birds which belong to the family of wagtails by name Motacillidae. The other members of this family are...

Winter Wren

The Winter wren is a passerine bird which is known scientifically by the name of Tioglodytes troglodytes. These are also known commonly by the name of Northern Wren. These are small birds which belong to the New World...

Willow Tit

Willow Tit

Willow Tit is a bird which is known scientifically by the name of Poecile montanus. These are passerine birds which belong to the family of tits known scientifically as Paridae. These are widespread and are common...

Whitethroat

Whitethroat

The Whitethroat is a bird which is known scientifically by the name of Sylvia communis. These birds are very common and are typically widespread warblers. The breeding of these birds occur all over the European...

Whinchat

Whinchat

The Whinchat is a bird which is known scientifically by the name of Saxicola rubetra. These are small passerine birds which were classified earlier into the thrush family of Turdidae. But now these Whinchats are...

Waxwing

Waxwing

The waxwings belong to the genus of Bombycillla which contains passerine birds. This is the common name used for the three species which comes under this genus. The species are known as Japanese waxwings, bohemian...

Turtle Dove

Turtle Dove

Turtle doves are known scientifically by the name of Streptopelia turtur. These birds are members of the family of Columbidae, which contains pigeons and doves. These doves are migratory species. These can be normally...

Tree Sparrow

Tree Sparrow

Tree sparrow is known scientifically by the name of Passer montanus. These can be seen breeding over almost all the parts of Europe as well as Siberia. The allied forms of these birds can be seen in some regions of Asia...

The Great Spotted Woodpecker

The Great spotted Woodpecker is classified under the Dendrocopus Major in the family of Picidae. These birds are found throughout Europe and Northern Asia. The size of these birds range from 23 to 26 centimetres and has...

The Sand Martin

The Sand Martin

The sand martin is one of the strangest birds. Its habitat ranges from parts of Europe and North America. This bird is well adapted; resilient it is able to survive even in really harsh conditions. The sand martin got...

The Rook


The Rook


              The Rook is one of the most resilient birds in the world. They are very quick to adapt to the changing conditions and climate. They are able to thrive even in harsh conditions. These birds are spread...

Robin

Robin


                Robin is one of the most famous birds of Europe. Its habitat is spread across much of Europe. It is one of Britain’s brightest coloured birds. The robin has dazzled many with its colourful feathers, it...