Spotted Flycatcher

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This species has been recorded at locations shown on this map.

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Red dots on the maps indicate individual records with an accuracy of 1 km or better. Black squares are centred in those 10 km squares of the national grid in which there is at least one record at 10 km accuracy.

Date Gridref Site Quantity Recorder Comment
1975 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Verrall, K
1975 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 0 Youngson, P Possible breeding pair in garden.
1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 RSPB Territories
2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present in breeding season; no count of pairs
2002 NR2767 Gruinart Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB Present in breeding season
2003 NR277680 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO87 0 RSPB Gruinart staff 2 pairs found in casual survey AO87.
2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 How, J.
2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
08/07/1949 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 R.V
17/08/1957 NR4347 Kildalton 4 Walker, A.F.G
16/05/1970 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Return
31/07/1970 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Almost fledged young dead in nest
02/05/1971 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Return
07/08/1971 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Passage
18/08/1971 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. More
19/08/1971 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. More
01/05/1972 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Return
01/06/1972 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 0 Hickling, J
15/06/1972 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Rogers, J & Wingrove
14/08/1972 NR3445 Cairnmore 0 Booth, C.G. Some, also 15/8
06/05/1973 NR3060 Islay 1 Booth, C.G. 1st
09/06/1973 NR2664 Foreland House Wood 2 John, A
01/07/1973 NR3966 Ballygrant 1 Langsbury, G
18/08/1973 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. Some
04/07/1974 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Payne, K
24/08/1974 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Barden, P
26/08/1974 NR3545 Imeravale 1 0 Booth, C.G.
17/05/1975 NR3563 Wool Mill 1 Booth, C.G.
27/05/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 3 Davies, G
28/05/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 2 Davies, G Pair.
31/05/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 4 Davies, G 2 pairs seen. 1 nest site built then deserted.
07/06/1975 NR4763 Ardfin, Jura 1 Davies, G
11/06/1975 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Davies, G
17/08/1975 NR4863 Jura House, Jura 1 Michael
24/08/1975 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
29/08/1975 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. Passage
01/06/1976 NR3966 Ballygrant 1 Hickling, R.A.O
04/06/1976 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 2 Glover, B.R Pair seen feeding young. Other birds seen elsewhere.
05/09/1976 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
14/05/1977 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G. did not stay
21/05/1977 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Harrison, J.M & V.A
21/05/1977 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Harrison, J.M & V.A
01/06/1977 NR1754 Cladville 0 Elliott, R.E. Half way along lane.
06/06/1977 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G. seen after 6/6 aswell
09/06/1977 NR3162 Carnain 3 Robinson, S.T
18/05/1978 NR2263 Rockside 1 Elliott, R.E. Lochan N of lane end, flew bush to bush.
20/05/1978 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 2 Booth, C.G.
25/05/1978 NR4368 Dunlossit 1 Elliott, R.E. Trees above house garden.
25/05/1978 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Elliott, R.E. Ballygrant/ Loch Allan, in tops of open silver birch- rowan wood.
28/05/1979 NR1752 Cnoc Mor, Portnahaven 2 Elliott, R.E. Near Port Wemyss.
30/05/1979 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
01/08/1979 NR6488 Fishing Loch, Ardlussa 1 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
01/08/1979 NR4246 Ardbeg to Kildalton 2 Burton, H & Taylor, B & P
12/05/1981 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 1 Booth, C.G.
20/05/1981 NR4550 Tallant, Kildalton 2 Elliott, R.E. Just NE of.
04/06/1981 NR3363 Eallabus 1 Carr, G
05/06/1981 NR2661 Bruichladdich, Eilean an Ron 0 Booth, C.G. 5 eggs
04/09/1982 NR5267 Craighouse, Jura 1 Smith, M Around Jura Hotel.
30/05/1983 NR3064 Lyrabus 0 Jack, D.M Small wood.
05/07/1985 NR3362 Bridgend 0 Elliott, R.E. Near N lodge. A family.
14/07/1985 NR3556 Avenvogie Farm 0 Elliott, R.E. Family around sycamore.
20/05/1986 NR2965 Eresaid Wood 1 Elliott, R.E.
15/06/1986 NR4553 Claggain Wood 0 Elliott, R.E.
07/07/1986 NR6487 Barnhill, Jura 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J
09/07/1986 NR3060 Bruichladdich to Bridgend, Loch Indaal 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J Feeding juvs.
10/07/1986 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 2 Elliott, R.E. Pair. Woollen Mill/ Daill burn bridge.
15/07/1986 NR3263 Bridgend Flats, Loch Indaal 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J Observations between Bruichladdich and Bowmore.
18/07/1986 NR2664 Foreland House Wood 0 Entwisle- Baker, S & J
31/07/1986 NR4167 Kilslevan 1 Elliott, R.E. Fly-catching at edge of wood.
21/08/1986 NR3965 Kilmeny Farm 2 Root, S Incl. juv.
31/10/1986 NR3545 Port Ellen 0 Rent, D (Caledonian Wildlife Holidays)
25/05/1992 NR2768 Gruinart Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Whitworth, J.
25/05/1992 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Whitworth, J.
03/06/1992 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Whitworth, J.
03/06/1992 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Whitworth, J.
03/06/1992 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Whitworth, J.
05/05/1993 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 0 Johnson, C.
24/05/1993 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Clarkson, E., & Mann, K.
01/06/1993 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 1 Whitworth, J. Adult. Flying between high banks that flanked the road, feeding.
26/07/1993 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 2 Welch, S. Pr feeding young
14/05/1994 NR1754 Cladville 1 RSPB Rinns survey On coast to west
14/05/1994 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. 1st of yr
14/05/1994 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 RSPB Rinns survey
21/05/1994 NR2667 Kilchoman Schoolhouse, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 Miller, I. Pair on garden fence
22/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E.
23/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E.
24/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E.
27/05/1994 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Clarkson, E.
02/06/1994 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 RSPB Rinns survey
16/06/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB
12/07/1994 NR1852 Wester Ellister 2 ap Rheinallt, T. Pr. Carrying food
15/07/1994 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 10 Gulliver, R. & M. 2 families each feeding 3y
13/09/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
13/09/1994 NR2866 Aoradh Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
07/05/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
25/05/1995 NR1752 Cnoc Mor, Portnahaven 1 ap Rheinallt, T. 1st local
02/07/1995 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Johnson, C.
04/07/1995 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Johnson, C. nr Wool Mill
07/07/1995 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 5 Johnson, C. Family party
08/08/1995 NR2768 Gruinart Farm, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Simpson, B.M.
13/08/1995 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
16/09/1995 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Last local
12/05/1996 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Gordon, J.
16/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
17/05/1996 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 1 RSPB
17/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
08/06/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
13/06/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
04/08/1996 NR3445 Kilnaughton 4 Gulliver, R. & M. Pr + 2y
24/05/1997 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. First of year
05/06/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 5 Smith, C.
05/06/1997 NR2965 Eresaid Wood 1 Smith, C.
13/06/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Tyson, K. Singing
13/06/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Bradbury, P.N.
18/08/1997 NR4271 Ardnahoe Loch 1 Rae, S.
19/08/1997 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 Rae, S.
01/06/1998 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Cook, A. Moulin Cottage.
06/06/1998 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 2 Johnson, C.
09/06/1998 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Johnson, C. Recorded all through woods.
09/06/1998 NR4173 Margadale Glen 1 Johnson, C. Edge of river.
02/07/1998 NR4173 Margadale Glen 4 Holding, D.J. & A.E. 2 ad. + 2 juv.
20/07/1998 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 4 Cook, A. 2ad. + 2 young.
28/08/1998 NR4065 Loch Lossit 1 Robinson, P.
12/05/1999 NR2153 Gleannagaoidh 1 Whitehouse, A.
12/05/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A.
19/05/1999 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Whitehouse, A.
11/06/1999 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
10/07/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 2 Whitehouse, A. Juvs reared locally
06/08/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 2 Whitehouse, A. 2 juvs - 2nd brood
05/09/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A. Last record
04/05/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Whitehouse, A.
13/05/2000 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
17/05/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Greenwood, A., & Ashall, J.
17/05/2000 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 1 Whitehouse, A.
20/05/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
20/05/2000 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
01/06/2000 NR2767 Gruinart Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
01/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB Monthly maxima
07/06/2000 NR2163 Kilchoman 1 Whitehouse, A.
21/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB staff
22/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB staff
24/07/2000 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Whitehouse, A. Juvenile
15/08/2000 NR2159 Loch Conailbhe 0 Whitehouse, A. Family
15/08/2000 NR2259 Loch Gearach 0 Whitehouse, A. Family
09/09/2000 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 Dickson, J.
17/05/2001 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 Ashall, J.
18/05/2001 NR3662 Daill 1 Ashall, J.
22/06/2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Only 2001 record
11/05/2002 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 ap Rheinallt, T. 1st
27/05/2002 NR2767 Gruinart Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
27/05/2002 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 1 Cairns, Francis & Marter
28/05/2002 NR3966 Ballygrant 1 Cairns, Francis & Marter
28/05/2002 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 2 Cairns, Francis & Marter Pr near Kilslevan
29/05/2002 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 1 Cairns, Francis & Marter
04/06/2002 NR2869 Creag Mhor, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
15/06/2002 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 2 Greenwood, A. 2 prs
20/06/2002 NR2965 Moine Mhor, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
27/06/2002 NR3362 Bridgend, Loch Indaal 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
14/08/2002 NR2965 Erasaid 3 Whitehouse, A. 1ad 2 juvs Family group
28/05/2003 NR277680 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO87 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
06/06/2003 NR277680 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO87 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
04/07/2003 NR277680 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO87 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
16/07/2003 NR277680 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO87 1 RSPB Gruinart staff
17/07/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 3 RSPB Gruinart staff
24/07/2003 NR277676 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO88 2 RSPB Gruinart staff
28/08/2003 NR3545 Imeraval 2 Gulliver, R. & M. Juveniles
01/04/2004 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present and breeding, no count
22/05/2004 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 T ap Rheinalt Singing M
22/05/2004 NR4267 Loch Allan 1 T ap Rheinalt Singing M
22/05/2004 NR4167 Kilslevan 3 T ap Rheinalt Singing MM
27/05/2004 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 C R McKay
07/06/2004 NR2767 Bushmill, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 J How RSPB
07/07/2004 NR3545 Imeraval 1 R & M Gulliver
05/06/2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
15/06/2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Visitor
30/06/2005 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
01/07/2005 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
09/05/2006 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
15/05/2006 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
18/05/2006 NR3052 Laggan Bay 2 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
18/05/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
03/06/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
19/06/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
19/07/2006 NR2855 Laggan 2 Warren, F
25/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 Visitor
08/08/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
29/05/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
06/06/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
29/07/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 3 Gruinart Staff
06/08/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
29/07/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
18/05/2010 NR400659 Ballygrant Woods 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
18/05/2010 NR427684 Lily Loch 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
18/05/2010 NR423680 Loch Allan 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
05/06/2010 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Reavey, C
08/06/2011 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 2 Mark & Sally Johnson
10/06/2011 NR2664 Foreland 0 Mark & Sally Johnson
16/06/2011 NR4653 Claggain Bay 0 Mark & Sally Johnson