Twite

Linaria flavirostris


Uncommon winter visitor and passage migrant.



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Twite
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Twite 11 Jan 2019 Holland Haven George Brown 1 with c12 Linnets feeding on field of winter cereal among Lapwings and Starlings. Seen from layby beside Great Holland road at 3.30p.m..
Twite 14 Sep 2018 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 3 flew low west along the bottom of the seawall
Twite 01 Feb 2018 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 In with Linnets
Twite 15 Mar 2017 Hanningfield Reservoir Oliver Mann 4
Twite 04 Jan 2017 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Simon Cox 2 possibly more but Linnet flock nearby & all flighty
Twite 16 Dec 2016 Howlands Marsh NR, St Osyth Simon Cox 6 inc 1 colour-ringed bird along seawall with Goldfinches
Twite 13 Dec 2016 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Steve Grimwade 4 On fence just east of carpark
Twite 11 Dec 2016 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Steve Grimwade 5 On saltmarsh near carpark and in bushes nearby
Twite 10 Nov 2016 Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge Alan Shearring 8 Bridgemarsh Creek saltings
Twite 24 Oct 2016 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 5 on salt marsh
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