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Birds Flycatchers and Larks


Allthough not related I have combined these two insect eating families for convenience! 


The information about this group of species has been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Sites List Records List Recent Records Guidance Notes

For more information about a species click/tap its photograph:


Lullula arborea


Alauda arvensis

Spotted Flycatcher

Muscicapa striata

Red-breasted Flycatcher

Ficedula parva

Pied Flycatcher

Ficedula hypoleuca

These much rarer species have also been recorded in Dorset:

Click/tap the species common name if you want to see more information.

Species Common Name Scientific Name Status
Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla

There are no nature notes for this species