Spotted Flycatcher

Muscicapa striata

(pp.222–223)

Selected new records

 

Earliest and latest since 2006 (last year covered in full by The Birds of Lundy): Earliest in spring 19 Apr 2012 (one); Latest in autumn 17 Oct 2008 & 2010 (one).

2009

Notable spring-passage count

2 May – A count of 45 is the second-highest spring total since The Birds of Lundy was published, being exceeded only in May 2019 (see below).

2010

Notable autumn-passage count

10 Sep – A count of 50 remains the highest autumn total since The Birds of Lundy was published.

2019

Notable spring-passage count

9 May – A spectacular fall of 80, on a sunny but windy morning after a stormy day on 8th, is the highest spring count since The Birds of Lundy was published.

 

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