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A recent chronology of the Qatar List

As far as the archives reveal, here is a chronology of the first claimed record of each species and diagnosable sub-species (as submitted to QBRC for consideration), including the claimed date of the record and its current QBRC status:

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Date of
record
 
Species
(English name)
Species
(Scientific name)
QBRC
status
08 Dec 2015 Moustached Warbler Acrocephalus melanopogon Accepted
05 Dec 2015 Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs Accepted
18 Nov 2015 Common Linnet Linaria cannabina Accepted
25 Dec 2014 'Siberian' Buff-bellied Pipit Anthus (rubescens) japonicus Accepted
06 Dec 2014 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla Accepted
12 May 2014 Crested Honey Buzzard (sub-adult/adult female) Pernis ptilorhyncus Accepted
09 Apr 2014   Woodlark Lullula arborea Accepted
17 Mar 2014 Siberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus (collybita) tristis Accepted
22 Jan 2014 Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia Accepted
03 Nov 2013   Black Kite (of the nominate form) Milvus (migrans) migrans Accepted
05 Mar 2013 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus Accepted
19 Feb 2013 ssp (North) Caspian Stonechat Saxicola maurus variegatus (hemprichii) Accepted
25 Jan 2013 Small Pratincole Glareola lactea Accepted
11 Jan 2013 Long-tailed Shrike Lanius Schach Accepted
11 Jan 2013 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus Accepted
11 Nov 2012 ssp (South Caspian) Byzantine Stonechat Saxicola maurus armenicus (variegatus) Accepted
04 Nov 2012
Porzana pusilla
Accepted
25 Sep 2012
Aquila fasciatus
Accepted
05 Sep 2012 Grey-headed Swamphen Porphyrio [porphyrio] poliocephalus Accepted
20 Apr 2012
Eudynamys scolopaceus
Accepted
09 Mar 2012
Luscinia (svecica) cyanecula
Accepted
31 Dec 2011
Acrocephalus agricola
Accepted
25 Nov 2011
Melanocorypha bimaculata
Accepted
23 Nov 2011
Charadrius morinellus
Accepted
19 Nov 2011
Pluvialis apricaria
Accepted
18 Nov 2011
Oxylophus jacobinus
Accepted
07 Jan 2011
Oenanthe xanthoprymna
Accepted
29 Nov 2010
Turdus torquatus
Accepted
21 Nov 2010
Turdus atrogularis
Accepted
18 Nov 2010
Glareola nordmanni
Accepted
18 Nov 2010
Phylloscopus inornatus
Accepted
16 Nov 2010
Emberiza rustica
Accepted
19 Mar 2010
Emberiza caesia
Accepted
18 Dec 2009
Phaethon aethereus
Accepted
04 Dec 2009
Accipiter gentilis
Accepted
04 Dec 2009
Falco amurensis
Accepted
30 Oct 2009
Accipiter brevipes
Accepted
10 Oct 2009
Pernis apivorus
Accepted
13 Dec 2008
 
Finsch's Wheatear
Oenanthe finschii
Accepted
10 Dec 2008
Calidris tenuirostris
Accepted
27 Nov 2008
Saxicola caprata
Accepted
14 Sep 2008
Emberiza striolata
Accepted
09 Sep 2008
Elanus caeruleus
Accepted
23 May 2008
Acrocephalus palustris
Accepted
17 Apr 2008
 
Yellow-throated Sparrow
Gymnoris xanthocollis
Accepted
27 Mar 2008
 
Hume's Leaf Warbler
Phylloscopus humei
Accepted
26 Mar 2008
 
Savi's Warbler
Locustella luscinioides
Under review
08 Feb 2008
 
Whooper Swan
Cygnus cygnus
Accepted
01 Dec 2007
Stercorarius longicaudus
Accepted
25 Nov 2007
 
Water Rail
Rallus aquaticus
Accepted
16 Nov 2007
Anser albifrons
Accepted
28 Mar 2007
Bucanetes githagineus
Accepted
27 Mar 2007
 
Peregrine Falcon
Falco peregrinus
Accepted
18 Mar 2007
Aquila heliaca
Accepted
18 Mar 2007
 
Hume's Whitethroat
Sylvia althaea
Accepted
20 Feb 2007
 
Desert Whitethroat
Sylvia minula
Accepted
10 Feb 2007
 
White-breasted Waterhen
Amaurornis phoenicurus
Accepted
06 Apr 2006
 
Desert Finch
Rhodopechys obsoletus
Accepted
06 Jan 2006
 
Pheasant-tailed Jacana
Hydrophasianus chirurgus
Accepted
15 Apr 2005
 
Icterine Warbler
Hippolais icterina
Accepted
25 Jun 2004
 
Black Kite
Milvus migrans
Accepted
27 May 2004
 
Eurasian Crag Martin
Ptyonoprogne rupestris
Accepted
10 Apr 2004
 
Common Grasshopper Warbler
Locustella naevia
Accepted
03 May 2003
 
Sooty Falcon
Falco concolor
Accepted
08 Apr 2003
 
Barbary Falcon
Falco (peregrinus) pelegrinoides
Accepted
18 Jan 2003
 
Long-legged Buzzard
Buteo rufinus
Accepted
03 Sep 2002
 
Richard's Pipit
Anthus (novaeseelandiae) richardi
Accepted
11 Apr 2002
 
Caspian Plover
Charadrius asiaticus
Accepted
23 Mar 2002
 
Sykes's Warbler
Iduna rama
Accepted
22 Mar 2002
 
Thrush Nightingale
Luscinia luscinia
Accepted
31 Aug 2000
 
Black-headed Bunting
Emberiza melanocephala
Accepted
10 Apr 1999
 
Semi-collared Flycatcher
Ficedula semitorquata
Accepted
28 Feb 1999
 
Hen Harrier
Circus cyaneus
Accepted
26 Oct 1996
 
Steppe Buzzard
Buteo buteo vulpinus
Accepted
25 Feb 1994
 
Eurasian Siskin
Carduelis spinus
Accepted
28 Nov 1991
 
White-throated Kingfisher
Halcyon smyrnensis
Accepted
10 Apr 1991
 
Red-throated Thrush
Turdus ruficollis
Accepted
01 Dec 1987
 
Black Scrub Robin
Cercotrichas podobe
Accepted
16 Mar 1987
 
Eurasian Penduline Tit
Remiz pendulinus
Accepted
03 Jan 1987
 
Spur-winged Lapwing
Vanellus spinosus
Accepted
08 Nov 1985
 
Marbled Duck
Marmaronetta angustirostris
Accepted
08 Nov 1985
 
Indian Roller
Coracias benghalensis
Accepted
17 Jan 1985
 
Red-crested Pochard
Netta rufina
Accepted
13 May 1984
Aquila pennata
Accepted
04 Apr 1984
 
Alpine Swift
Tachymarptis melba
Accepted
15 Dec 1983
 
Eastern Greylag Goose
Anser anser rubrirostris
Accepted
11 Dec 1983
 
Common Blackbird
Turdus merula
Accepted
04 Nov 1983
 
Corncrake
Crex crex
Accepted
14 Oct 1983
 
Black Stork
Ciconia nigra
Accepted
29 Mar 1983
 
Common Crane
Grus grus
Accepted
13 Mar 1983
 
Plain Leaf Warbler
Phylloscopus neglectus
Accepted
05 Nov 1982
 
Long-eared Owl
Asio otus
Accepted
29 Oct 1982
 
Western White Stork
Ciconia ciconia ciconia
Accepted
27 Sep 1982
 
Steppe Eagle
Aquila nipalensis
Accepted
17 Sep 1981
 
Sociable Lapwing
Vanellus gregarius
Accepted
16 Apr 1981
 
Merlin
Falco columbarius
Accepted
12 Dec 1980
 
Eurasian Spoonbill
Platalea leucorodia
Accepted
21 Oct 1980
 
Short-toed Snake Eagle
Circaetus gallicus
Accepted
09 Oct 1980
 
Pied Kingfisher
Ceryle rudis
Accepted
06 Mar 1980
 
Eversmann's Redstart
Phoenicurus erythronotus
Accepted
16 Feb 1980
 
White-crowned Wheatear
Oenanthe leucopyga
Accepted
09 Jan 1980
 
Great White Pelican
Pelecanus onocrotalus
Accepted
10 Oct 1979
 
Little Crake
Porzana parva
Accepted
25 Feb 1979
 
Hooded Wheatear
Oenanthe monacha
Accepted
19 Jan 1979
 
Hume's Wheatear
Oenanthe albonigra
Accepted
19 Oct 1974
 
European Robin
Erithacus rubecula
Accepted
21 Nov 1970
 
Short-eared Owl
Asio flammeus
Accepted
31 Mar 1967
 
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Clamator glandarius
Accepted

 

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