Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Order: Passeriformes Family: Sylviidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira


Curruca melanocephala

Sylvia melanocephala Biometrics

Total length: 13 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 12 g (Cardona & Esteban, 2002)


Madeira local status by Correia-Fagundes et al, 2021: Occasional
Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Exceptional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Only 1 record
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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