207038
pictures
2225
blog posts
493 photographed species of 521 (94%)
found 21 new species for Kazakhstan

search



Shmygalev Sergei

members stats

map of photoshootings

total species: 179
total photos: 287
total videos: 0
total blogposts: 0

sort by:


1. Blue Whistling Thrush (2020-01-02)
2. Common Pheasant (2020-01-02)
3. Yellowhammer (2020-01-02)
4. Pine Bunting (2020-01-02)
5. Water Rail (2020-01-06)
6. Eurasian Blackbird (2020-01-06)
7. Long-tailed Rosefinch (2020-01-08)
8. Common Redpoll (2020-01-08)
9. Chukar Partridge (2020-01-08)
10. Eversmann's Redstart (2020-01-09)
11. Horned Lark (2020-01-09)
12. Little Owl (2020-01-09)
13. Northern Reed Bunting (2020-01-09)
14. White-Winged Woodpecker (2020-01-09)
15. Saxaul Sparrow (2020-01-09)
16. Red-mantled Rosefinch (2020-01-10)
17. Grey Partridge (2020-01-13)
18. Eurasian Eagle-Owl (2020-01-13)
19. Bohemian Waxwing (2020-01-13)
20. White-tailed Sea-Eagle (2020-01-14)
21. Cinereous Vulture (2020-01-20)
22. Northern Wren (2020-01-22)
23. Common Mynah (2020-01-27)
24. Great Bustard (2020-02-01)
25. Turkestan Tit (2020-02-02)
26. Great Tit (2020-02-02)
27. Bearded Tit (2020-02-08)
28. Eurasian Goldfinch (2020-02-08)
29. Fieldfare (2020-02-08)
30. Great Grey Shrike (2020-02-08)
31. Golden Eagle (2020-02-16)
32. Ibisbill (2020-02-27)
33. Ruddy Shelduck (2020-02-27)
34. Great White Egret (2020-02-27)
35. Northern Pintail (2020-03-02)
36. Common Starling (2020-03-02)
37. Goosander (2020-03-02)
38. Tree Sparrow (2020-03-02)
39. Azure Tit (2020-03-05)
40. Mistle Thrush (2020-03-09)
41. Great Spotted Woodpecker (2020-03-11)
42. White-winged Grosbeak (2020-03-11)
43. Lammergeier (2020-03-14)
44. Common Chaffinch (2020-03-14)
45. Grey-headed Goldfinch (2020-03-21)
46. Grey Wagtail (2020-03-29)
47. Blue-capped Redstart (2020-03-29)
48. Wallcreeper (2020-03-29)
49. Short-toed Snake-Eagle (2020-04-06)
50. Himalayan Vulture (2020-04-07)
51. Booted Eagle (2020-04-11)
52. Black Kite (2020-04-11)
53. Yellow-billed Chough (2020-04-12)
54. Common Raven (2020-04-12)
55. Northern House Martin (2020-04-12)
56. Steppe Eagle (2020-04-14)
57. Common Kestrel (2020-04-30)
58. Wood Pigeon (2020-04-30)
59. Booted Warbler (2020-04-30)
60. Turkestan Shrike (2020-04-30)
61. Spotted Flycatcher (2020-05-01)
62. Isabelline Wheatear (2020-05-01)
63. Indian Sparrow (2020-05-01)
64. Pander's Ground-Jay (2020-05-01)
65. Lesser Whitethroat (2020-05-01)
66. Steppe Grey Shrike (2020-05-01)
67. Long-legged Buzzard (2020-05-01)
68. Common Chiffchaff (2020-05-02)
69. Rosy Starling (2020-05-02)
70. Black-Bellied Sandgrouse (2020-05-02)
71. Northern Lapwing (2020-05-02)
72. Greater Short-toed Lark (2020-05-02)
73. Isabelline Shrike (2020-05-02)
74. Eurasian Roller (2020-05-02)
75. Hoopoe (2020-05-02)
76. Eastern Rock Nuthatch (2020-05-02)
77. Pied Wheatear (2020-05-02)
78. Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush (2020-05-03)
79. Rock Sparrow (2020-05-03)
80. Ortolan Bunting (2020-05-03)
81. Bimaculated Lark (2020-05-03)
82. Little Ringed Plover (2020-05-03)
83. Barn Swallow (2020-05-03)
84. Calandra Lark (2020-05-03)
85. Sky Lark (2020-05-03)
86. Common Stonechat (2020-05-03)
87. European Bee-eater (2020-05-03)
88. Red-headed Bunting (2020-05-03)
89. Eurasian Redstart (2020-05-03)
90. Eurasian Jackdaw (2020-05-03)
91. Common Sparrowhawk (2020-05-10)
92. Common Cuckoo (2020-05-10)
93. Pale Sand Martin (2020-05-10)
94. Great Crested Grebe (2020-05-10)
95. Oriental Turtle Dove (2020-05-10)
96. Mallard (2020-05-18)
97. Shikra (2020-05-18)
98. Masked Wagtail (2020-05-18)
99. Eurasian Hobby (2020-05-18)
100. Lesser Grey Shrike (2020-05-18)
101. Common Rosefinch (2020-05-18)
102. Common Nightingale (2020-05-18)
103. Black-headed Wagtail (2020-05-18)
104. Caspian Gull (2020-05-18)
105. Black-headed Gull (2020-05-18)
106. Common Oystercatcher (2020-05-18)
107. Common Redshank (2020-05-18)
108. Common Tern (2020-05-18)
109. Gadwall (2020-05-18)
110. Little Bustard (2020-05-18)
111. Spanish Sparrow (2020-05-18)
112. Greater Sand Plover (2020-05-20)
113. Common Swift (2020-05-21)
114. Desert Wheatear (2020-05-21)
115. Pallas's Sandgrouse (2020-05-21)
116. Eastern Imperial Eagle (2020-05-21)
117. Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (2020-05-21)
118. Desert Finch (2020-05-22)
119. Rufous Bush Robin (2020-05-22)
120. Mute Swan (2020-05-30)
121. Eurasian Bittern (2020-05-30)
122. Dalmatian Pelican (2020-05-30)
123. Pallas's Gull (2020-05-30)
124. Red-crested Pochard (2020-05-30)
125. Temminck's Stint (2020-05-30)
126. Little Stint (2020-05-30)
127. Common Shelduck (2020-05-30)
128. Black-winged Stilt (2020-05-30)
129. Grey Plover (2020-05-30)
130. Kentish Plover (2020-05-30)
131. Eurasian Curlew (2020-05-30)
132. Northern Shoveler (2020-05-30)
133. Barbary Falcon (2020-05-31)
134. Twite (2020-05-31)
135. Mongolian Finch (2020-06-01)
136. Grey-necked Bunting (2020-06-01)
137. Lesser Short-toed Lark (2020-06-02)
138. Hooded Crow (2020-06-02)
139. Baraba Steppe Gull (2020-06-03)
140. Grey Heron (2020-06-03)
141. Marsh Sandpiper (2020-06-03)
142. White-winged Tern (2020-06-03)
143. Black Tern (2020-06-03)
144. Red-footed Falcon (2020-06-04)
145. Whooper Swan (2020-06-04)
146. Pied Avocet (2020-06-04)
147. Demoiselle Crane (2020-06-04)
148. Black-tailed Godwit (2020-06-04)
149. Saker Falcon (2020-06-06)
150. Pallid Harrier (2020-06-06)
151. Short-eared Owl (2020-06-06)
152. Macqueen's Bustard (2020-06-06)
153. Crested Honey-Buzzard (2020-06-07)
154. Tawny Pipit (2020-06-07)
155. Yellow Wagtail (2020-06-07)
156. Eurasian Collared Dove (2020-06-14)
157. Black-Billed Magpie (2020-06-14)
158. Green Sandpiper (2020-07-05)
159. Common Sandpiper (2020-07-05)
160. Arctic Loon (2020-07-06)
161. Great Cormorant (2020-07-06)
162. Great Reed Warbler (2020-07-06)
163. Collared Pratincole (2020-07-07)
164. Little Tern (2020-07-07)
165. Gull-billed Tern (2020-07-07)
166. Caspian Tern (2020-07-07)
167. Curlew Sandpiper (2020-08-07)
168. Pygmy Cormorant (2020-08-07)
169. Common Kingfisher (2020-08-11)
170. Black Lark (2020-08-24)
171. European Nightjar (2020-08-24)
172. European Golden Oriole (2020-08-26)
173. Greylag Goose (2020-08-27)
174. Indian Pond Heron (2020-09-05)
175. Black Redstart (2020-09-20)
176. Common Coot (2020-10-24)
177. Goldcrest (2020-10-25)
178. Great White Pelican (2020-10-28)
179. White-winged Lark (2020-10-28)

recent uploads


2020-11-22. Indian Pond Heron, Pallid Harrier, Curlew Sandpiper, Pygmy Cormorant, Common Kingfisher, Black Lark, European Nightjar, European Golden Oriole, Golden Eagle, Greylag Goose, Black Redstart, Common Cuckoo, Common Coot, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Goldcrest, Great Grey Shrike, Pallas's Sandgrouse, Great White Pelican, White-winged Lark.

2020-11-21. Green Sandpiper, Great White Egret, Common Sandpiper, Goosander, Pallas's Sandgrouse, Arctic Loon, Great Cormorant, Bearded Tit, Booted Warbler, Booted Warbler, Great Reed Warbler, Common Tern, Little Tern, Black-headed Gull, Caspian Gull, Gull-billed Tern, Black-headed Gull, Desert Wheatear, Little Tern, Caspian Tern, Pallas's Gull, Collared Pratincole, Dalmatian Pelican, Black-headed Wagtail.

2020-07-01. Unkown Bird.

2020-06-16. Blue Whistling Thrush, Eurasian Collared Dove, Common Kestrel, Little Ringed Plover, Black-Billed Magpie, White-Winged Woodpecker, Shikra, Wood Pigeon, Masked Wagtail, Lesser Whitethroat, Baraba Steppe Gull, Grey Heron, Marsh Sandpiper, Common Redshank, White-winged Tern, Common Tern, Black Tern, Marsh Sandpiper, Eurasian Curlew, Red-footed Falcon, Whooper Swan, Pied Avocet, Demoiselle Crane, Marsh Sandpiper, Black-tailed Godwit, Northern Shoveler.

2020-06-15. Common Redshank.

2020-06-11. Mute Swan, Eurasian Bittern, Dalmatian Pelican, Pallas's Gull, Red-crested Pochard, Temminck's Stint, Little Stint, Common Shelduck, Black-winged Stilt, Grey Plover, Kentish Plover, Eurasian Curlew, Great White Egret, Barbary Falcon, Twite, Turkestan Shrike, Mongolian Finch, Grey-necked Bunting, Long-legged Buzzard, Steppe Eagle, Isabelline Wheatear, Lesser Short-toed Lark, Horned Lark, Hooded Crow, Great Bustard, Saker Falcon, Pallid Harrier, Short-eared Owl, Demoiselle Crane, Macqueen's Bustard, Crested Honey-Buzzard, Tawny Pipit, Yellow Wagtail.

2020-05-23. Greater Sand Plover, Common Swift, Desert Wheatear, Spotted Flycatcher, Pallas's Sandgrouse, Eastern Imperial Eagle, Blue-cheeked Bee-eater, Desert Finch, Rufous Bush Robin, Blue-cheeked Bee-eater.

2020-05-19. Mallard, Shikra, Turkestan Tit, Masked Wagtail, Eurasian Hobby, Lesser Grey Shrike, Red-headed Bunting, Azure Tit, Common Rosefinch, Barn Swallow, Common Nightingale, Black-headed Wagtail, Caspian Gull, Black-headed Gull, Common Oystercatcher, Common Redshank, Common Tern, Little Ringed Plover, Gadwall, Little Bustard, Spanish Sparrow.

2020-05-11. Common Sparrowhawk, Common Cuckoo, Black-Bellied Sandgrouse, Pale Sand Martin, Great Crested Grebe, Red-headed Bunting, Grey Partridge, Oriental Turtle Dove.

2020-05-04. Ring-necked Pheasant, Blue Whistling Thrush, Himalayan Vulture, Cinereous Vulture, Common Kestrel, Wood Pigeon, Booted Warbler, Turkestan Shrike, Spotted Flycatcher, Isabelline Wheatear, Common Starling, Indian Sparrow, Saxaul Sparrow, Ile Pander's Ground-Jay, Lesser Whitethroat, Steppe Grey Shrike, Turkestan Shrike, Turkestan Shrike, Long-legged Buzzard, White-Winged Woodpecker, Saxaul Sparrow, Common Chiffchaff, Rosy Starling, Black-Bellied Sandgrouse, Northern Lapwing, Greater Short-toed Lark, Isabelline Shrike, Eurasian Roller, Hoopoe, Eastern Rock Nuthatch, Pied Wheatear, Isabelline Wheatear, Little Owl, Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush, Eastern Rock Nuthatch, Rock Sparrow, Ortolan Bunting, Bimaculated Lark, Steppe Eagle, Little Ringed Plover, Barn Swallow, Turkestan Shrike, Calandra Lark, Sky Lark, Common Stonechat, European Bee-eater, Red-headed Bunting, Eurasian Redstart, Eurasian Jackdaw.

2020-04-15. Short-toed Snake-Eagle.

2020-04-14. Steppe Eagle.

2020-04-12. Ruddy Shelduck, Blue Whistling Thrush, Yellow-billed Chough, Great Tit, Common Raven, Northern House Martin.

2020-04-11. Booted Eagle, Black Kite.

2020-04-10. Blue-capped Redstart.

rare birds records


Indian Pond Heron (Ardeola grayii)

© Sergei Shmygalev
2020-09-05

Fifth record in Kazakhstan. The first two refer to Sorbulak: July 16, 2009 (Kovalenko, Dyakin 2009) and December 7, 2013 (Belyalov, Fedorenko 2014); another bird was observed in December 2014 - January 2015 in the vicinity of Taldykorgan (Belyaev, Berezovikov 2015); On July 10, 2019, one bird was found by A. Putilin in the Kostanaynay region on the territory of the Alty Sai eco park (see www.birds.kz).


Eurasian Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium passerinum)

© Konstantin Andrussenko
2020-11-19
Eastern Kazakhstan, Ridder

A very rare resident bird. On the website birds.kz this is only the third photographic record of the species.


Zarudny's Sparrow (Passer zarudnyi)

© Svetlana Baskakova
2020-10-25
Kyzylorda oblast, Kyzylkum desert.

A new species for the fauna of Kazakhstan. The Passer simplex zarudnyi lives in the Karakum Desert and the southern part of the Kyzylkum Desert (Stepanyan 1990). This is the first find in the northern part of Kyzylkum!


Alpine Accentor (Prunella collaris erythropygia)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
2020-10-23
VKO Katon-Karagay

This is the first record of the Prunella collaris erythropygia in the kazakh part of Altai, where it was only supposed to be found (Gavrilov 1999).

more rarities...

recent video

2020-10-08. Eurasian Goldfinch (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-09-13. Black Woodpecker (Aldiyar Saparbayev), White-Winged Woodpecker (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2020-07-21. Peregrine Falcon (Natali Kim).

2020-07-18. Common Cuckoo (Anna Yasko).

2020-07-04. Caspian Gull (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2020-06-16. Pallas's Sandgrouse (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2020-06-06. Ortolan Bunting (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2020-06-01. Common Mynah (Raouf Bairashev).

2020-05-23. Bluethroat (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-05-21. Booted Warbler (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2020-05-13. Little Ringed Plover (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-05-12. Common Whitethroat (Vladimir Muravskiy).

2020-05-06. Common Tern (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2020-04-30. Red-footed Falcon (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

more video...

unidentified birds


2020-11-29

Александр Катунцев: теньковка.

2020-11-22

Алексей Тимошенко: А.В.Кошкину:как пример могу привести мои наблюдения этой осенью, просматривая тысячи фотографий белолобых гусей заметил, что в разных выводках [....]

2020-11-18

Алексей Кошкин: Вроде чернозобик по размеру и клюву. Но если и не перелинял, то темный и не видно пестрых кроющих крыла.

2020-11-17

Сергей Силантьев: тоже на удаление

2020-11-17

Сергей Силантьев: Удалите пожалуйста.

more unidentified birds...