3 records of Lanius lahtora pallidirostris in Spain

Striking!

There are now 3 records of Steppe Grey Shrikes Lanius lahtora pallidirostris between 2016 and 2018 in Spain. These are also the first records ever.

29-11/04-12 2016: Andarax river mouth / Almería city / Andalucia / 1cy

16-01/29-01 2017: Canal del Guadaíra / Coria del Río / Sevilla / 1cy

28-02/02-03 2018: Serra de Daró, Baix Empordà / Gerona / 1cy

Most observations come from the UK (25 records from 1956-2017), Sweden (12 records from 1985-2011), Norway (7 from 1953-2009), Denmark (6 from 1995-2003), The Netherlands ( 5 from 1994-2014) and Cyprus (13 from 1998-2017)

See article about the 3rd record of Spain and also an overview of L.l.pallidirostris on this link