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Hellenic Rarities Committee, photo: Lambros Logothetis
List of the Rare Birds οf Greece
Area: Greece
List compiled by: Hellenic Rarities Committee

  Species Scientific Name
1 Bean Goose Anser fabalis  
2 Snow Goose Anser caerulescens  
3 Brant Goose Branta bernicla  
4 Blue-winged Teal Anas discors  
5 Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostris  
6 Common Eider Somateria mollissima  
7 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis  
8 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra  
9 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca  
10 Black Francolin Francolinus francolinus  
11 Black Grouse Tetrao tetrix  
12 Great Northern Loon Gavia immer  
13 Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus  
14 Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis  
15 Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus  
16 European Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus  
17 Northern Gannet Morus bassanus  
18 Western Reef Egret Egretta gularis  
19 Black Heron Egretta ardesiaca  
20 Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus  
21 Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis  
22 Amur Falcon Falco amurensis  
23 Barbary Falcon Falco pelegrinoides  
24 Corn Crake Crex crex  
25 Allen’s Gallinule Porphyrio alleni  
26 Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio  
27 Demoiselle Crane Grus virgo  
28 Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax  
29 Houbara Bustard Chlamydotis undulata  
30 Great Bustard Otis tarda  
31 Pacific Golden Plover Pluvialis fulva  
32 Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius  
33 White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus  
34 Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius  
35 Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus  
36 Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda  
37 Slender-billed Curlew Numenius tenuirostris  
38 Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus  
39 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima  
40 Baird’s Sandpiper Calidris bairdii  
41 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis  
42 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis  
43 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos  
44 Wilson's Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor  
45 Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius  
46 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius  
47 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes  
48 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus  
49 Cream-coloured Courser Cursorius cursor  
50 Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni  
51 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus  
52 Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus  
53 Great Skua Stercorarius skua  
54 Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus  
55 Lesser Crested Tern Sterna bengalensis  
56 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea  
57 Laughing Gull Larus atricilla  
58 Pallas's Gull Larus ichthyaetus  
59 White-eyed Gull Larus leucophthalmus  
60 European Herring Gull Larus argentatus  
61 Armenian Gull Larus armenicus  
62 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides  
63 Greater Black-backed Gull Larus marinus  
64 Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis  
65 Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata  
66 Pallas's Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes paradoxus  
67 Oriental Turtle Dove Streptopelia orientalis  
68 Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis  
69 Eurasian Pygmy Owl Glaucidium passerinum  
70 Ural Owl Strix uralensis  
71 Little Swift Apus affinis  
72 White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis  
73 Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis  
74 Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis  
75 Dupont's Lark Chersophilus duponti  
76 Bimaculated Lark Melanocorypha bimaculata  
77 White-winged Lark Melanocorypha leucoptera  
78 Black Lark Melanocorypha yeltoniensis  
79 Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens  
80 Richard's Pipit Anthus richardi  
81 Eurasian Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus  
82 White-throated Robin Irania gutturalis  
83 Moussier's Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri  
84 Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus  
85 Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti  
86 Finsch's Wheatear Oenanthe finschii  
87 Hooded Wheatear Oenanthe monacha  
88 White-crowned Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga  
89 Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura  
90 White's Thrush Zoothera dauma  
91 Black-throated Thrush Turdus atrogularis  
92 Booted Warbler Iduna caligata  
93 Western Olivaceous Warbler Iduna opaca  
94 Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta  
95 Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola  
96 Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola  
97 Marmora’s Warbler Sylvia sarda  
98 Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata  
99 Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillata  
100 Green Warbler Phylloscopus nitidus  
101 Arctic Warbler Phylloscopus borealis  
102 Pallas's Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus proregulus  
103 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus  
104 Hume’s Warbler Phylloscopus humei  
105 Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus  
106 Western Bonelli’s Warbler Phylloscopus bonelli  
107 Iberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus ibericus  
108 Asian Brown Flycatcher Muscicapa dauurica  
109 Isabelline Shrike Lanius isabellinus  
110 Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis  
111 Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolor  
112 Dead Sea Sparrow Passer moabiticus  
113 Pale Rockfinch Carpospiza brachydactyla  
114 Red-fronted Serin Serinus pusillus  
115 Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus  
116 Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus  
117 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis  
118 Pine Bunting Emberiza leucocephalos  
119 Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica  
120 Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla  
121 Yellow-breasted Bunting Emberiza aureola  

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