Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Israel complete species list

Birds
Little Grebe
Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested Grebe
Podiceps cristatus
Sooty Shearwater
Puffinus griseus
Brown Booby
Sula leucogaster
Great Cormorant
Phalacrocorax carbo
White Pelican*
Pelecanus onocrotalus
Little Bittern
Ixobrychus minutus
Black-crowned Night Heron
Nycticorax nycticorax
Striated Heron
Butorides striata
Cattle Egret
Bubulcus ibis
Squacco Heron
Ardeola ralloides
Little Egret
Egretta garzetta
Western Reef Heron
Egretta gularis
Great Egret
Casmerodius albus
Grey Heron
Ardea cinerea
Purple Heron
Ardea purpurea
White Stork
Ciconia ciconia
Black Stork
Ciconia nigra
Glossy Ibis
Plegadis falcinellus
Greater Flamingo
Phoenicopterus ruber
Lesser Flamingo*
Phoenicopterus minor
Lesser White-fronted Goose*
Anser erythropus
Egyptian Goose
Alopochen aegyptiaca
Common Shelduck
Tadorna tadorna
Mallard
Anas platyrhynchos
Gadwall
Anas strepera
Northern Pintail
Anas acuta
Northern Shoveler
Anas clypeata
Eurasian Wigeon
Anas Penelope
Common Teal
Anas crecca
Garganey
Anas querquedula
Common Pochard
Aythya farina
Ferruginous Duck
Aythya nyroca
Eurasian Griffon Vulture
Gyps fulvus
Egyptian Vulture
Neophron percnopterus
Eastern Imperial Eagle
Aquila heliacal
Lesser Spotted Eagle*
Aquila pomarine
Greater Spotted Eagle
Aquila clanga
Steppe Eagle
Aquila nipalensis
Short-toed Eagle
Circaetus gallicus
Booted Eagle
Hieraaetus pennatus
Black Kite
Milvus migrans
Marsh Harrier
Circus aeruginosus
Black-winged Kite
Elanus caeruleus
Hen Harrier
Circus cyaneus
Montagu's Harrier
Circus pygargus
Pallid Harrier
Circus macrourus
Long-legged Buzzard
Buteo rufinus
Common Buzzard
Buteo buteo
European Honey Buzzard*
Pernis apivorus
Crested Honey Buzzard
Pernis ptilorhynchus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Accipiter nisus
Levant Sparrowhawk*
Accipiter brevipes
Osprey
Pandion haliaetus
Common Kestrel
Falco tinnunculus
Lesser Kestrel
Falco naumanni
Eurasian Hobby
Falco Subbuteo
Peregrine Falcon
Falco peregrinus
Barbary Falcon
Falco pelegrinus
Chukar*
Alectoris chukar
Sand Partridge
Ammoperdix heyi
Common Quail
Coturnix coturnix
Water Rail
Rallus aquaticus
Little Crake*
Porzana parva
Common Moorhen
Gallinula chloropus
Common Coot
Fulica atra
African Swamphen*
Porphyrio madagascariensis
Macqueen's Bustard*
Chlamydotis macqueenii
Black-winged Stilt
Himantopus himantopus
Stone-curlew
Burhinus oedicnemus
Cream-coloured Courser*
Cursorius cursor
Collared Pratincole
Glareola pratincola
Little Ringed Plover
Charadrius dubius
Common Ringed Plover
Charadrius hiaticula
Kentish Plover
Charadrius alexandrinus
Greater Sand Plover
Charadrius leschenaultii
Caspian Plover*
Charadrius asiaticus
Northern Lapwing
Vanellus vanellus
Spur-winged Lapwing
Vanellus spinosus
White-tailed Lapwing
Vanellus leucurus
Dunlin
Calidris alpina
Curlew Sandpiper
Calidris ferruginea
Temminck's Stint
Calidris temminckii
Little Stint
Calidris minuta
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Limicola falcinellus
Ruff
Philomachus pugnax
Common Snipe
Gallinago gallinago
Black-tailed Godwit
Limosa limosa
Whimbrel
Numenius phaeopus
Wood Sandpiper
Tringa glareola
Green Sandpiper
Tringa ochropus
Common Redshank
Tringa totanus
Spotted Redshank
Tringa erythropus
Common Greenshank
Tringa nebularia
Marsh Sandpiper
Tringa stagnatilis
Common Sandpiper
Actitis hypoleucos
Red-necked Phalarope
Phalaropus lobatus
Pomarine Skua
Stercorarius pomarinus
Parasitic Skua
Stercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed Skua
Stercorarius longicaudus
Black-headed Gull
Larus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull
Larus genei
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Baltic Gull
Heuglin’s Gull
Larus fuscus
Larus fuscus fuscus
Larus fuscus heuglini
Armenian Gull*
Larus armenicus
Caspian Gull
Larus cachinnans
Pallas's Gull
Larus ichthyaetus
White-eyed Gull*
Larus leucophthalmus
Little Tern
Sterna albifrons
Sandwich Tern
Sterna sandvicensis
Gull-billed Tern
Sterna nilotica
Common Tern
Sterna hirundo
Caspian Tern
Sterna caspia
White-winged Tern
Chlidonias leucopterus
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse
Pterocles alchata
Spotted Sandgrouse*
Pterocles senegallus
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse
Pterocles lichtensteinii
Rock Dove
Columba livia
Eurasian Collared Dove
Streptopelia decaocto
European Turtle Dove
Streptopelia turtur
Laughing Dove
Streptopelia senegalensis
Namaqua Dove
Oena capensis
Barn Owl
Tyto alba
Desert Tawny Owl*
Strix hadorami
Pharaoh Eagle Owl*
Bubo ascalaphus
Short-eared Owl
Asio flammeus
Eurasian Scops Owl
Otus scops
Egyptian Nightjar*
Caprimulgus aegyptius
Nubian Nightjar*
Caprimulgus nubicus
Common Swift
Apus apus
Pallid Swift
Apus pallidus
Alpine Swift
Tachymarptis melba
Little Swift
Apus affinis
Common Kingfisher
Alcedo atthis
White-throated Kingfisher
Halcyon smyrnensis
Pied Kingfisher
Ceryle rudis
European Bee-eater
Merops apiaster
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater*
Merops persicus
Little Green Bee-eater
Merops orientalis
Rose-ringed Parakeet
Psittacula krameri
Monk Parakeet*
Myiopsitta monachus
European Roller
Coracias garrulus
Eurasian Hoopoe
Upupa epops
Syrian Woodpecker*
Dendrocopos syriacus
Eurasian Wryneck
Jynx torquilla
Common Skylark
Alauda arvensis
Crested Lark
Galerida cristata
Greater Short-toed Lark
Calandrella brachydactyla
Lesser Short-toed Lark*
Calandrella rufescens
Desert Lark
Ammomanes deserti
Bar-tailed Lark
Ammomanes cincturus
Bimaculated Lark
Melanocorypha bimaculata
Thick-billed Lark*
Ramphocoris clotbey
Temminck's Lark*
Eremophila bilopha
Hoopoe Lark
Alaemon alaudipes
Sand Martin
Riparia riparia
Eurasian Crag Martin
Ptyonoprogne rupestris
Rock Martin
Ptyonoprogne fuligula
Barn Swallow
Hirundo rustica
Red-rumped Swallow
Hirundo daurica
House Martin
Delichon urbicum
Tawny Pipit
Anthus campestris
Water Pipit
Anthus spinoletta
Meadow Pipit
Anthus pratensis
Tree Pipit
Anthus trivialis
Red-throated Pipit
Anthus cervinus
White Wagtail
Motacilla alba
Yellow Wagtail
Black-headed Wagtail
Blue-headed Wagtail
Grey-headed Wagtail
Dombrowski’s Wagtail
Motacilla flava
Motacilla flava feldeg
Motacilla flava flava
Motacilla flava thunbergi
Motacilla flava dombrowski
Citrine Wagtail
Motacilla citreola
Grey Wagtail
Motacilla cinerea
Spectacled Bulbul
Pycnonotus xanthopygos
European Robin
Erithacus rubecula
Common Nightingale
Luscinia megarhynchos
Thrush Nightingale*
Luscinia luscinia
Rufous Bush Robin
Cercotrichas galactotes
Black Bush Robin*
Cercotrichas podobe
Bluethroat
Luscinia svecica
Common Redstart
Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Black Redstart
Phoenicurus ochruros
Blackstart
Cercomela melanura
Whinchat
Saxicola rubetra
European Stonechat
Siberian Stonechat
Caspian Stonechat
Armenian Stonechat
Saxicola rubicola
Saxicola maurus
Saxicola maurus variegatus
Saxicola maurus armenicus
Northern Wheatear
Oenanthe oenanthe
Isabelline Wheatear
Oenanthe isabellina
Desert Wheatear
Oenanthe deserti
Black-eared Wheatear
Oenanthe hispanica
Pied Wheatear*
Oenanthe pleschanka
Cyprus Wheatear*
Oenanthe cypriaca
Finsch's Wheatear*
Oenanthe finschii
Mourning Wheatear*
Basalt Wheatear
Oenanthe lugens
Oenanthe lugens warriae
Hooded Wheatear*
Oenanthe monacha
White-crowned Wheatear*
Oenanthe leucopyga
Kurdish Wheatear*
Oenanthe xanthoprymna
Red-rumped Wheatear*
Oenanthe moesta
Blue Rock-Thrush
Monticola solitarius
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush
Monticola saxatilis
Common Blackbird
Turdus merula
Cetti's Warbler
Cettia cetti
Graceful Prinia
Prinia gracilis
Scrub Warbler*
Scotocerca inquieta
Savi's Warbler*
Locustella luscinioides
Sedge Warbler
Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Eurasian Reed Warbler
Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler*
Hippolais pallida
Blackcap
Sylvia atricapilla
Eastern Orphean Warbler*
Sylvia crassirostris
Lesser Whitethroat
Sylvia curruca
Sardinian Warbler
Sylvia melanocephala
Ménétriés's Warbler
Sylvia mystacea
Cyprus Warbler*
Sylvia melanothorax
Rüppell's Warbler*
Sylvia ruppeli
Common Whitethroat
Sylvia communis
Asian Desert Warbler
Sylvia nana
Willow Warbler
Phylloscopus trochilus
Eastern Bonelli's Warbler*
Phylloscopus orientalis
Chiffchaff
Phylloscopus collybita
Spotted Flycatcher
Muscicapa striata
Semi-collared Flycatcher*
Ficedula semitorquata
Arabian Babbler*
Turdoides squamiceps
Great Tit
Parus major
Eurasian Penduline Tit
Remiz pendulinus
Palestine Sunbird
Nectarinia osea
Woodchat Shrike
Lanius senator
Masked Shrike
Lanius nubicus
Southern Grey Shrike
Lanius meridionalis
Eurasian Jay
Garrulus glandarius
Western Jackdaw
Corvus monedula
Hooded Crow
Corvus cornix
Brown-necked Raven
Corvus ruficollis
House Crow
Corvus splendens
Common Myna
Acridotheres tristis
Tristram's Starling
Onychognathus tristramii
Common Starling
Sturnus vulgaris
House Sparrow
Passer domesticus
Spanish Sparrow
Passer hispaniolensis
Dead Sea Sparrow*
Passer moabiticus
Indian Silverbill
Euodice malabarica
Common Linnet
Carduelis cannabina
European Goldfinch
Carduelis carduelis
European Greenfinch
Carduelis chloris
Syrian Serin*
Serinus syriacus
Sinai Rosefinch*
Carpodacus synoicus
Trumpeter Finch
Bucanetes githagineus
Desert Finch*
Rhodospiza obsoleta
Corn Bunting
Emberiza calandra
Little Bunting
Emberiza pusilla
Ortolan Bunting
Emberiza hortulana
Cretzschmar's Bunting*
Emberiza caesia
Cinereous Bunting*
Emberiza cineracea
Striolated Bunting
Emberiza striolata


Mammals
Egyptian Fruit Bat
Rousettus aegyptiacus
Cape hare
Lepus capensis
Desert Hedgehog
Hemiechinus aethiopicus
Rock Hyrax
Procavia capensis
Fat Sand Rat
Psammomys obesus
Red Fox
Vulpes vulpes
Golden Jackal
Canis aureus
Arabian Wolf
Canis lupus arabs
Dorcas Gazelle
Gazella Dorcas
Nubian Ibex
Capra nubiana
Wild Ass
Equus hemionus

Reptiles
Yellow Fan-fingered Gecko
Ptyodactylus hasselquistii
Sinai Fan-fingered Gecko
Ptyodactylus guttatus
Desert Agama
Trapelus mutabilis
Sinai Agama
Pseudotrapelus sinaitus
Small Spotted Lizard
Mesalina guttulata
Schreiber's Fringe-fingered Lizard
Acanthodactylus schreiberi
Arnold’s Fringe-fingered Lizard
Acanthodactylus opheodurus
Wadi Racer
Platyceps rhodorachis


Fish
Bluespotted Ribbontail Ray
Taeniura lymma

Sky Emperor
Lethrinus mahsena

Red Sea Houndfish
Tylosurus choram

Red Sea Fusilier
Caesio suevica

Arabian Monocle Bream
Scolopsis ghanam

Yellowtail Tang
Zebrasoma xanthurum

Red Sea Sailfin Tang
Zebrasoma desjardinii

Brown Surgeonfish
Acanthurus nigrofuscus

Starry Rabbitfish
Siganus stellatus

Indo-pacific Sergeant Major Damselfish
Abudefduf vaigiensis

Threespot Dascyllus
Dascyllus trimaculatus

Whitetail Dascyllus
Dascyllus aruanus

Sulphur Damselfish
Pomacentrus sulfureus

Onespot Demoiselle
Chrysiptera unimaculata

Threeline Damselfish
Pomacentrus trilineatus

Chocolatedip Chromis
Chromis dimidiata

Twoband Clownfish
Amphiprion bicinctus

Emperor Angelfish
Pomacanthus imperator

Eritrean Butterflyfish
Chaetodon paucifasciatus

Blacktail Butterflyfish
Chaetodon austriacus

Diagonal Butterflyfish
Chaetodon fasciatus

Threadfin Butterflyfish
Chaetodon Auriga

Chevron Butterflyfish
Chaetodon trifascialis

Lined Butterflyfish
Chaetodon lineolatus

Red Sea bannerfish
Heniochus intermedius

Red Sea Parrotfish
Scarus collana

Daisy Parrotfish
Chlorurus sordidus

Fairy Basslet
Pseudanthias squamipinnis

Coral Hind
Cephalopholis miniata

Yellow-edged Lyretail
Variola louti

Blacktip Grouper
Epinephelus fasciatus

Broomtail Wrasse
Cheilinus lunulatus

Klunzinger's Wrasse
Thalassoma rueppellii

Surge Wrasse
Thalassoma purpureum

Green Birdmouth Wrasse
Gomphosus coeruleus

Clown Coris
Coris aygula

Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse
Labroides dimidiatus

Fourline Wrasse
Larabicus quadrilineatus

Pinecone Soldierfish
Myripristis murdjan

Redcoat Squirrelfish
Sargocentron rubrum

Red Sea Goatfish
Parupeneus forsskali

Goldsaddle Goatfish
Parupeneus cyclostomus

Yellowmouth Moray Eel
Gymnothorax nudivomer

Bluespotted Cornetfish
Fistularia commersonii

Bluetail Trunkfish
Ostracion cyanurus

Yellowspotted Burrfish
Cyclichthys spilostylus

Whitespotted Pufferfish
Arothron hispidus

Reticulated Pufferfish
Arothron reticularis

Scribbled Leatherjacket
Aluterus scriptus

Redtoothed Triggerfish
Odonus niger

Bluethroat Triggerfish
Sufflamen albicaudatum

Red Sea Picasso Triggerfish
Rhinacanthus assasi

Variegated Lizardfish
Synodus variegatus

Black-sided Hawkfish
Paracirrhites forsteri

Devil Lionfish
Pterois miles

Radial lionfish
Pterois radiatus



Butterflies

Plain Tiger
Danaus chrysippus

Clouded Yellow
Colias croceus

Pioneer White
Belenois aurota

Desert Bath White
Pontia glauconome

Bath White
Pontia daplidice

Green-striped White
Euchloe belemia

Greenish Black-tip
Euchloe charlonia

Blue-spotted Arab
Colotis phisadia

Painted Lady
Vanessa cardui

Small Tortoiseshell
Aglais urticae

Blue Pansy
 Junonia orithya

Long-tailed Blue
Lampides boeticus

Dark Grass Blue
Zizeeria karsandra

African Babul Blue
Azanus jesous

Little Tiger Blue
Tarucus balkanicus



Dragonflies

Lesser Emperor
Anax Parthenope

Vagrant Emperor
Hemianax ephippiger

Globe Skimmer
Pantala flavescens

Scarlet Darter
Crocothemis erythraea

Red-veined Darter
Sympetrum fonscolombii

Red-veined Dropwing
Trithemis arteriosa

Violet Dropwing
Trithemis annulata

Epaulet Skimmer
Orthetrum chrysostigma

Banded Groundling
Brachythemis leucosticta