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Rare Birds in 2013

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Common Crossbill - Krossnefur - Loxia curvirostra
Daníelslundur, Borgarfjörđur (W)
24 March 2013

Male.

© Christophe Pampoulie

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Njarđvík (SW)
23 March 2013

Adult drake.
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© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Njarđvík (SW)
23 March 2013

Adult drake.
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© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Njarđvík (SW)
23 March 2013

Adult drake.
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© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

Surf Scoter - Krákönd - Melanitta perspicillata
Hraunsvík, Grindavík (SW)
22 March 2013

Adult female with Harlequin Ducks.
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© Ingvar Atli Sigurđsson

Common x King Eider - Ćđur x ćđarkóngur - Somateria mollissima x spectabilis
Akranes (SW)
19 March 2013

Adult drake (left) with a Common Eider.
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© Helga Guđmundsdóttir

Arctic Redpoll - Hrímtittlingur - Carduelis hornemanni
Húsavík (NE)
14 March 2013

Ssp. hornemanni, same as below.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Arctic Redpoll - Hrímtittlingur - Carduelis hornemanni
Húsavík (NE)
14 March 2013

Ssp. hornemanni, same as above.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Arctic Redpoll - Hrímtittlingur - Carduelis hornemanni
Húsavík (NE)
14 March 2013

Ssp. hornemanni (right) with a Common Redpoll, same as above.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Arctic Redpoll - Hrímtittlingur - Carduelis hornemanni
Húsavík (NE)
14 March 2013

Ssp. hornemanni, same as above.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

Arctic Redpoll - Hrímtittlingur - Carduelis hornemanni
Húsavík (NE)
14 March 2013

A putative male exilipes.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

American Wigeon - Ljóshöfđaönd - Anas americana
Njarđvík (SW)
10 March 2013

Adult drake.
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© Christophe Pampoulie

Common Goldeneye - Hvinönd - Bucephala clangula
Elliđavatn (SW)
9 March 2013

Adult drake, with a Tufted Duck.

© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Helguvík, Keflavík (SW)
3 March 2013

Adult drake, same as in Njarđvík.
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© Eyjólfur Vilbergsson

Arctic Redpoll - Hrímtittlingur - Carduelis hornemanni
Húsavík (NE)
2 March 2013

Ssp. hornemanni.

© Gaukur Hjartarson

King Eider - Ćđarkóngur - Somateria spectabilis
Helguvík, Keflavík (SW)
1 March 2013

Adult drake.

© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Keflavík (SW)
1 March 2013

Adult drake, same as in Njarđvík.
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© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Njarđvík (SW)
28 February 2013

Adult drake.
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© Bjarni Sćmundsson

Red-necked Grebe - Sefgođi - Podiceps grisegena
Heimaey (S)
26 February 2013

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© Ingvar Atli Sigurđsson

Grey Plover - Grálóa - Pluvialis squatarola
Krossavík, Hellissandur (W)
19 February 2013

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© Jón Einar Jónsson

Kumlien's Gulls - Vestrćnir bjartmáfar - Larus glaucoides 'kumlieni'
Grindavík (SW)
17 February 2013

A composite image showing four different birds.

© Yann Kolbeinsson

American Wigeon - Ljóshöfđaönd - Anas americana
Njarđvík (SW)
16 February 2013

Adult drake.
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© Yann Kolbeinsson

Velvet Scoter - Korpönd - Melanitta fusca
Víkur, Reykjanes (SW)
15 February 2013

Adult drake.
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© Björgvin Sigurbergsson

Brambling - Fjallafinka - Fringilla montifringilla
Fossvogur, Reykjavík (SW)
13 February 2013

© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi
Höfn (SE)
11 February 2013

First-winter drake.
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© Björn G. Arnarson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Kársnes, Kópavogur (SW)
11 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy), with Iceland Gulls. First seen in Reykjavík on 30 Jan 2013.
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© Jóhann Óli Hilmarsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Kársnes, Kópavogur (SW)
11 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy), with Iceland and Herring Gulls.
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© Jóhann Óli Hilmarsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Kársnes, Kópavogur (SW)
11 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy), with Iceland and Herring Gulls.
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© Jóhann Óli Hilmarsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Kársnes, Kópavogur (SW)
11 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy), with Iceland Gulls.
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© Jóhann Óli Hilmarsson

White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi
Höfn (SE)
10 February 2013

First-winter drake.
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© Brynjúlfur Brynjólfsson

White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi
Höfn (SE)
10 February 2013

First-winter drake.
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© Brynjúlfur Brynjólfsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Sćbraut, Reykjavík (SW)
7 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy), present since 30 Jan 2013.
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© Stefán Áki Ragnarsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Sćbraut, Reykjavík (SW)
7 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy), with an Iceland Gull.
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© Stefán Áki Ragnarsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Sćbraut, Reykjavík (SW)
7 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy).
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© Stefán Áki Ragnarsson

Thayer's Gull - Norđmáfur - Larus thayeri
Sćbraut, Reykjavík (SW)
7 February 2013

Third-winter (4cy).
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© Stefán Áki Ragnarsson

White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi
Höfn (SE)
4 February 2013

First-winter drake.
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© Björn G. Arnarson

White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi
Höfn (SE)
3 February 2013

First-winter drake.
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© Björn G. Arnarson

Red-necked Grebe - Sefgođi - Podiceps grisegena
Heimaey (S)
2 February 2013

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© Ingvar Atli Sigurđsson

American White-winged Scoter - Kolönd - Melanitta deglandi deglandi
Njarđvík (SW)
29 January 2013

Adult drake.
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© Bjarni Sćmundsson

Northern Lapwing - Vepja - Vanellus vanellus
Grindavík (SW)
27 January 2013

© Bjarni Sćmundsson

Northern Lapwing - Vepja - Vanellus vanellus
Grindavík (SW)
27 January 2013

© Eyjólfur Vilbergsson

Bohemian Waxwing - Silkitoppa - Bombycilla garrulus
Hafnarfjörđur (SW)
27 January 2013

© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

Northern Lapwing - Vepja - Vanellus vanellus
Grindavík (SW)
26 January 2013

© Sigmundur Ásgeirsson

Northern Lapwing - Vepja - Vanellus vanellus
Grindavík (SW)
25 January 2013

© Eyjólfur Vilbergsson

Green-winged Teal - Rákönd - Anas carolinensis
Daltjörn, Seltjarnarnes (SW)
20 January 2013

Drake.
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© Björgvin Sigurbergsson

Common Crossbill - Krossnefur - Loxia curvirostra
Elliđaárdalur, Reykjavík (SW)
20 January 2013

Male.

© Björgvin Sigurbergsson

Common Crossbill - Krossnefur - Loxia curvirostra
Elliđaárdalur, Reykjavík (SW)
20 January 2013

© Björgvin Sigurbergsson

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