GOBIERNO DE ARAGON UE FEADER REDR

Rutas ornitológicas

Sierras of Gúdar and Javalambre

Sierras of Gúdar and Javalambre

ITINERARIO

Recorrido circular por el corazón de la Sierra de Gúdar y las estribaciones de la Sierra de Javalambre, atravesando frondosos pinares, sabinares y los bosques mixtos que circundan los prados de alta montaña. El Río Mijares, eje vertebrador de ambas Sierras, aporta imponentes cortados rocosos y sotos fluviales en sus márgenes.

ESPECIES

RESIDENTES:Águila real, Buitre leonado, Halcón peregrino, Chova piquirroja, Azor, Verderón serrano, Piquituerto, Reyezuelos sencillo y listado, Trepador azul, Herrerillo capuchino, Mirlo acuático, Martín pescador, Cárabo, Pico picapinos, Zorzal charlo, Alcaudón real y Escribano soteño.

ESTIVALES: Alimoche, Culebrera europea, Aguililla calzada, Vencejo real, Alcaudón dorsirrojo, Escribano hortelano, Roquero rojo, Collalbas gris y rubia, Currucas rabilarga, carrasqueña, mosquitera, mirlona y tomillera, Oropéndola, Torcecuello, Golondrina dáurica, Abejero europeo, Colirrojo real.

INVERNANTES:Mirlo capiblanco, Zorzal real y alirrojo, Picogordo, Pinzón real, Escribano cerillo, Acentor alpino, Lúgano, Milano real, Esmerejón y Becada.

DE PASO: Milano negro, Papamoscas cerrojillo y Tarabilla norteña.

DESCRIPCIÓN

EPOCA RECOMENDADA: Todo el año, en invierno precaución con meteorología adversa.

HÁBITATS: Muy variados, desde los pastos de alta montaña, algunos de los sabinares mejor conservados de Europa, extensos bosques de coníferas, muelas y paredones rocosos, bosques de ribera y llanuras cerealistas

Piquituerto. Miguel Ángel García. Casa Gerbe

Piquituerto. Miguel Ángel García

Alimoche Aves Emblematicas

Roquero rojo. Fotografía: Miguel Ángel García

BIRDS

Mistle Thrush
Mistle Thrush

Turdus viscivorus ES: zorzal charlo Description L: 26-29cm; W:42-47cm; The Mistle Thrush is the largest of the Turdidae, with brown plumage above; pale underparts, streaked brown, mottling is extensive and rounded on belly and flanks; clear...

Redwing
Redwing

Turdus iliacus ES: zorzal alirrojo Description L: 21cm; W:60-65cm; Brown above, pale underparts with brown streaking, well-marked pale eyebrow, reddish flanks, black flanges, white moustachial stripe, reddish-brown undercovert feathers....

Fieldfare
Fieldfare

Turdus pilaris ES: zorzal real Description L: 22-27cm; W:39-42cm; Gray head and back of neck; chestnut-coloured back; grey rear of back; dark tail; white belly; pale flank, black-spotted; undercovert feathers white; yellow bill with ocher...

Ring Ouzel
Ring Ouzel

Turdus torquatus ES: mirlo capiblanco Description L: 23-24cm; W:38-42cm; Adult male in black breeding plumage; chest patch pure white; yellow bill with brown tip; in winter plumage with grey-edged plumage and brown bill with yellowish tip....

Common Rock Thrush
Common Rock Thrush

Monticola saxatilis ES: roquero rojo Description L: 18.5cm; W:33-37cm; Species that presents a marked sexual dimorphism during the breeding season; the rest of the year, both sexes are more similar, with discreet plumage; grey-brown...

Black-eared Wheatear
Black-eared Wheatear

Oenanthe hispanicaES: collalba rubia Description L: 14cm; W:25-27cm; Male in breeding plumage with reddish ocher back; rump and upper coverts creamy white; black wings with white trim on the feathers; throat and sides of head black or black...

Northern Wheatear
Northern Wheatear

Oenanthe oenanthe ES: Collalba gris Description L: 14-16cm; W:26-32cm; Male with grey back; black wings; white forehead and black bands on sides of the head; white eyebrow; wing feathers and covert feathers black. White underparts. The...

Whinchat
Whinchat

Saxicola rubetra ES: Tarabilla norteña Description L: 13cm; W:21-24cm; Species with a brown back, speckled with dark; head with well-marked eyebrow, white in the male and yellowish in the female; brown wing, with white on inner coverts;...

Common Redstart
Common Redstart

Phoenicurus phoenicurus ES: Colirrojo real Description L: 14cm; W:22-24cm; Species with marked sexual dimorphism. The breeding male is very striking, with a white forehead and eyebrow, black face and throat; orange chest and flanks; grey...

Alpine Accentor
Alpine Accentor

Prunella collaris ES: Acentor alpino Description L: 15-17cm, W:30-32cm; Larger than the Common, although similar. Gray with brown markings; greyish underparts, with chestnut flanks; white throat with black streaks; wings with dark coverts...

White-throated Dipper
White-throated Dipper

Cinclus cinclus ES: Mirlo-acuático europeo Description L: 17 -20cm; W:25-30cm; Bird with dark brown back, brown head and belly; throat and white chest; short wings and tail; plump in shape and well adapted to aquatic life, feathers closely...

Red-rumped Swallow
Red-rumped Swallow

Cecropis daurica ES: Golondrina dáurica Description L: 17cm, W: 33cm. Bird with bluish-black areas on upperparts; ocher nape and rump; pale underparts and diffusely striated; with a forked tail and long outer tail feathers. Both sexes with...

Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great Spotted Woodpecker

Dendrocopos major ES: Pico picapinos Description L: 23-26 cm. W: 38 – 44 cm. Back black, with two white spots on shoulders: white throat and chest; red underparts; white cheek and forehead; dark with white mottling wings; black tail with...

Eurasian Wryneck
Eurasian Wryneck

Jynx torquillaES: Torcecuello euroasiático Description L: 16-17cm W: 25-27cm. This insectivorous bird has cryptic plumage with a grey-brown back; grey underparts with ocher chest and throat; transversely streaked grey and brown tail; brown...

Common Kingfisher
Common Kingfisher

Alcedo atthis ES: Martín pescador comúnr Description L: 15-17cm W: 24-26cm. Bluish above, brownish-orange below, white throat, with a white spot on both sides of the neck. Sexual dimorphism is not very evident and is limited to the colour...

Alpine Swift
Alpine Swift

Apus melba ES: Vencejo real Description L: 21-22cm, W:57cm. It shows greyish-brown colouration on the back, white underparts, and pectoral band brownish-grey. Silhouette in the shape of a crossbow, with long and pointed wings, tail more...

Tawny Owl
Tawny Owl

Strix alucoES: cárabo común Descripción L: 37-43cm; W: 81-96cm; Back gray or reddish, with dark streaks; light underparts streaked with dark; reddish-brown, vermiculated flight feathers; head with complete gray facial discs and no “ears”;...

Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus ES: Halcón peregrino Description L: 38-51cm; W: 89-113cm; The largest of the falcons of the Iberian Peninsula. Adults with bluish gray back; pale underparts, finely barred with dark; dark head with broad mustache; tail...

Merlin
Merlin

Falco columbariusES: Esmerejón Description L: 26-33cm; W: 55-69cm; The smallest of the European falcons. Adult male with slate gray back, finely striated; reddish underparts, streaked with brown; dark gray tail, with thin bands smaller than...

Booted Eagle
Booted Eagle

Aquila pennata ES: Águila calzada Description L: 42-51cm; W:110-135cm; With feathers on the tarsi, covering even the fingers. It has two types of plumagW: a light phase with white underparts; neck and breast often with a tawny band; ocher...

Golden Eagle
Golden Eagle

Aquila chrysaetos ES: Águila real Description L: 76-96cm; W: 180-230cm; One of the best known birds of prey. The adult has dark brown plumage; head and nape golden; tail with diffuse transverse bands. In adult birds, the male has a darker...

Northern Goshawk
Northern Goshawk

Accipiter gentilis ES: Azor común Description L: 49-56cm; W: 89-122cm; Forest raptor with short, rounded wings and a long tail; yellow or orange eyes; tail with 4-5 brown bands; brown-gray upperparts; pale underparts finely streaked with...

Short-toed Snake Eagle
Short-toed Snake Eagle

Circaetus gallicusES: Culebrera europea Description L: 62-69cm; W: 160-175cm; Raptor with brown back and large head; tail with four transverse dark bands, the terminal one wider; dark throat and chest; white underparts streaked with brown;...

Griffon Vulture
Griffon Vulture

Gyps fulvus ES: Buitre leonador Description L: 95-110cm; W: 230-265cm; The most common of the Iberian vultures. Naked head and neck, with whitish down; light feather ruff; tawny plumage, with darker wings and tail; gray beak and claws...

Egyptian Vulture
Egyptian Vulture

Neophron perchnopterus ES: Alimoche común Description L: 55-65cm; W: 148-171cm; Adults white except wing feathers; head and throat without feathers, yellow. Both sexes are of similar size and plumage, the male being a little smaller than...

Red Kite
Red Kite

Milvus milvus ES: Milano real Description L: 60-66cm; W: 154-166cm; Back and neck brown, fringed with chestnut and reddish in appearance; reddish underparts, streaked; cap and nape whitish and streaked; wings brown, with a pale base, and a...

Black Kite
Black Kite

Milvus migransES: Milano negro Descripción L: 55-60cm; W: 130-155cm. Brown-backed bird; striped reddish brown underparts; clear crown streaked with black; Wings dark brown, with a diffuse dark spot at the base of the primaries; barred...

European Honey Buzzard
European Honey Buzzard

Pernis apivorus ES: Abejero europeo Description L:52-59cm, W:115-135cm. Bird with a brown back and some pale fringes; light underside with dark mottling; wings brown and light on the underside; with a general appearance very similar to the...