Showing posts with label National Birds. Show all posts
Showing posts with label National Birds. Show all posts

Taiwan blue magpie

The Taiwan blue magpie (Urocissa caerulea), also called the Taiwan magpie or Formosan blue magpie is an endemic species living in the mountains of Taiwan.
Taiwan blue magpie drawn by Artmagenta
Taiwan blue magpie
National bird of Taiwan.

National bird of Taiwan. Painting by Ulf Artmagenta

Spanish imperial eagle

The Spanish imperial eagle, Iberian imperial eagle or Adalbert's eagle (Aquila adalberti) is a threatened species of eagle that only occurs in central and south-west Spain, adjacent areas of Portugal and possibly northern Morocco.
Spanish imperial eagle a bird painting by Artmagenta
Spanish imperial eagle
Spain's national bird
Spain's national bird Painting by Ulf Artmagenta

Saint Vincent amazon

The Saint Vincent amazon (Amazona guildingii) also known as Saint Vincent parrot, is endemic to the heavily forested mountains of the Caribbean island of Saint Vincent in the Lesser Antilles.
Saint Vincent amazon
Saint Vincent amazon

Goldcrest

Goldcrest bird painting by Artmagenta
Goldcrest

Luxembourg's National Bird
The Goldcrest (Regulus regulusis Europe's smallest bird. Goldcrests populates a large geographical area covering most of Eurasia.

White Wagtail

The White Wagtail (Motacilla alba) breeds in  Europe and Asia and parts of north Africa. It is resident in the mildest parts of its range, but otherwise migrates to Africa.
White wagtail sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
White Wagtail
Latvia's National Bird
Latvia’s national bird Painting by Ul Artmagenta

Magpie

The European Magpie (Pica pica) is a resident breeding bird throughout Europe, much of Asia and northwest Africa.
Magpie is a bird painting by Artmagenta
Magpie
The magpie is South Korea's national bird.
South Korea’s national bird Painting by Ulf Artmagenta


Mute Swan

Swan sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Mute Swan
Denmarks national bird
The Mute swan  (Cygnus olor) is found in Europe and temperate Asia as far east as China. Mute Swan was introduced to several areas around the world, including North America and Australia.

Clay-colored thrush

The clay-colored thrush (Turdus grayi) is a common Middle American bird of the thrush family. It is the national bird of Costa Rica, where it is well known as the yigüirro. Other common names include clay-colored robin.
Clay-colored thrush sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Clay-colored thrush
Costa Rica's National Bird

Costa Rica's national bird Painting by Ulf Artmagenta

Rufous-bellied thrush

Rufous-bellied thrush sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Rufous-bellied thrush
Brazil's national bird.

The rufous-bellied thrush (Turdus rufiventris) occurs in most of east and southeast Brazil from Maranhão south to Rio Grande do Sul states, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and northern regions of Argentina.

Grey-headed kingfisher

Grey-headed kingfisher bird painting by Artmagenta
Grey-headed kingfisher

National bird of Cape Verde

The grey-headed kingfisher (Halcyon leucocephala) has a wide distribution from the Cape Verde Islands off the north-west coast of Africa to Mauritania, Senegal and Gambia, east to Ethiopia, Somalia and southern Arabia and south to South Africa.

Blue Crane

Blue Crane bird painting by Artmagenta
Blue Crane

South Africa's National Bird
The blue crane (Anthropoides paradiseus), also known as the Stanley crane and the paradise crane, is the national bird of South Africa.

Barbary partridge

Barbary partridge bird painting by Artmagenta
Barbary partridge


Gibraltar's national bird

The Barbary partridge (Alectoris barbara) has its main native range in North Africa, and is also native to Gibraltar and the Canary Islands.

Lilac-breasted roller

The lilac-breasted roller (Coracias caudatus) is widely distributed in sub-Saharan Africa and the southern Arabian Peninsula.
Lilac-breasted roller sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Lilac-breasted roller
Botswana's and Kenya's National Bird

Raven

Ravens (Corvus corax) can thrive in varied climates. Raven is the species in the genus of crows that have the most widespread distribution. The bird is widespread from the Arctic and temperate regions of North America and Eurasia to the deserts of North Africa and even on some islands in the Pacific.
Raven bird painting by Artmagenta
Raven
The raven is Bhutan's national bird.

Bhutan’s national bird Painting by Ulf Artmagenta

Sinai Rosefinch

Sinai Rosefinch bird painting by Artmagenta
Sinai Rosefinch
Jordan's National Bird

The Sinai rosefinch (Carpodacus synoicus) is found in Egypt, Israel, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia. Its natural habitat is hot deserts.

White-throated Dipper

White-throated Dipper bird painting by Artmagenta
White-throated Dipper



Norway's National Bird
The White-throated Dipper  (Cinclus cinclus) appears in most of Europe and in North-West Asia.

Barn Swallow

The Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica) breeds across much of the northern hemisphere as far south around Hong Kong and winters in tropical regions in the Southern Hemisphere in South America, Africa, India, Southeast Asia and north-western Australia.
Barn Swallow bird painting by Ulf Artmagenta
Barn Swallow
Austria’s national bird Painting by Ulf Artmagenta

Barn Swallow sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta.
Barn Swallow
Austria's and Estonia's national bird.
Barn Swallow is a bird drawing by Artmagenta
Barn Swallow







Oystercatcher

Oystercatcher sketch painting. Bird art drawing by illustrator Artmagenta
Oystercatcher
Faroe Islands' National Bird

Eurasian Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) is a wader in the family oystercatchers and a characteristic bird of the coasts around Europe. Oystercatchers are mainly migratory species, in winter the birds can be found in North Africa and southern parts of Europe.

Palmchat

Palmchat bird painting by Artmagenta
Palmchat
National bird of the Dominican Republic.

The palmchat (Dulus dominicus) is endemic to the island of Hispaniola (Haiti and the Dominican Republic), including the adjacent Saona and Gonâve Islands,

Common Loon

Common Loon bird painting by Artmagenta
Common Loon

The Loon is Canada's National Bird.

The Great Northern Loon (Gavia immer), is known as the Common Loon in North America and the Great Northern Diver in Eurasia. The Common Loon has its breeding distribution around the northern North America but also winters in the North Sea. It is Canada's national bird.
Loons bird drawing by Artmagenta