Birds Sightings from Kuwait: owned and managed by AbdulRahman Al-Sirhan

Birds that need submitting a filled KORC Form

The following list of birds are considered vagrant as they are recorded less 15 times. Birders are kindly required to submit a filled KORC Form for each sighting of the following species.

The KORC Form is available here .

Last updated on 17/06/2020

Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons. Previous records
Mute Swan Cygnus olor. Previous records
Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostris. Previous records
Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina. Previous records
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis. Previous records 
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator. Previous records
Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea. Previous records
Persian Shearwater Puffinus persicus. Previous records
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena. Previous records
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus. Previous records
Lesser Flamingo Phoeniconaias minor. Previous records
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus. Previous records
Jouanin’s Petrel 
Bulweria fallax. Previous records
African Sacred Ibis
Threskiornis aethiopicus. Previous records
Striated Heron
Butorides striata. Previous records
Indian Pond Heron 
Ardeola grayii. Previous records
Eastern Cattle Egret 
Bubulcus coromandus. Previous records
Dalmatian Pelican 
Pelecanus crispus. Previous records
Lesser Frigatebird 
Fregata ariel. Previous records
Masked Booby
Sula dactylatra. Previous records
Pygmy Cormorant Microcarbo pygmeus. Previous records
African Darter Anhinga rufa. Previous records
Lappet-faced Vulture 
Torgos trachielotos. Previous records
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina. Previous records
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos. Previous records
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla. Previous records
Striped Crake Aenigmatolimnas marginalis. Previous records
Demoiselle Crane Grus virgo. Previous records
Common Crane Grus grus. Previous records
Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius. Previous records
Eurasian Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria. Previous records
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus. Previous records
Little Curlew Numenius minutus. Previous records
Pectoral Sandpiper 
Calidris melanotos. Previous records
Great Knot
Calidris tenuirostris. Previous records
Red Knot
Calidris canutus. Previous records
Eurasian Woodcock 
Scolopax rusticola. Previous records
Pin-tailed Snipe Gallinago stenura. Previous records
Great Snipe Gallinago media. Previous records
Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius. Previous records
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum. Previous records
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla. Previous records
Sabine’s Gull Xema sabini. Previous records
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus. Previous records
Franklin’s Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan. Previous records
Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus. Previous records
White-eyed Gull Ichthyaetus leucophthalmus. Previous records
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea. Previous records
Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus. Previous records
Black-throated Diver 
Gavia arctica. Previous records
Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse Syrrhaptes exustus. Previous records
Western Stock Dove Columba oenas. Previous records
Long-eared Owl Asio otus. Previous records
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus. Previous records
Amur Falcon Falco amurensis. Previous records
Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonorae. Previous records
Sooty Falcon Falco concolor. Previous records
        Barbary Falcon Falco pelegrinoides. Previous records
Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus. Previous records
Long-tailed Shrike Lanius schach. Previous records
        Arabian Grey Shrike Lanius aucheri. Previous records
Black Drongo Edolius macrocercus. Previous records
Ashy Drongo Edolius leucophaeus. Previous records
Rook Corvus frugilegus. Previous records
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix. Previous records
        Mesopotamian Crow Corvus (cornix) capellanus. Previous records
Sombre Tit Poecile lugubris. Previous records
Great Tit Parus major. Previous records
Thick-billed Lark Ramphocoris clotbey. Previous records
Calandra Lark Melanocorypha calandra. Previous records
Grey-throated Martin Riparia chinensis. Previous records
Pale Martin Riparia diluta. Previous records
Pale Crag Martin Ptyonoprogne obsoleta. Previous records
Streak-throated Swallow Petrochelidon fluvicola. Previous records
Plain Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus neglectus. Previous records
Eastern Bonelli’s Warbler Phylloscopus orientalis. Previous records
Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus. Previous records
Hume’s Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus humei. Previous records
Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephalus agricola. Previous records
Blyth’s Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum. Previous records
Booted Warbler Iduna caligata. Previous records
Olive-tree Warbler Hippolais olivetorum. Previous records
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis. Previous records
Goldcrest Regulus regulus. Previous records
Eurasian Wren Troglodytes troglodytes. Previous records
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus. Previous records
Dusky Thrush Turdus eunomus. Previous records
Black Scrub Robin Cercotrichas podobe. Previous records
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis. Previous records
Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla. Previous records
Pied Stonechat Saxicola caprata. Previous records
Hooded Wheatear Oenanthe monacha. Previous records
Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata. Previous records
Hume’s Wheatear Oenanthe albonigra. Previous records
Purple Sunbird Cinnyris asiaticus. Previous records
Radde’s Accentor Prunella ocularis. Previous records
Ural Black-throated Accentor Prunella atrogularis. Previous records
Dunnock Prunella modularis. Previous records
Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus. Previous records
Eastern Yellow Wagtail Motacilla tsutschensis. Previous records
        Masked Wagtail Motacilla (alba) personata. Previous records
Olive-backed Pipit Anthus hodgsoni. Previous records
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes. Previous records
Mongolian Finch Bucanetes mongolicus. Previous records
European Greenfinch Chloris chloris. Previous records
Common Linnet Linaria cannabina. Previous records
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella. Previous records
Rock Bunting Emberiza cia. Previous records
Grey-necked Bunting Emberiza buchanani. Previous records
Striolated Bunting Emberiza striolata. Previous records
Little Bunting Emberiza pusilla. Previous records
Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica. Previous records