Scientific: Ardea purpurea

Cymraeg: Creyr Porffor

1984
1, 1st winter, Tywyn Bach, Burry Port, 7 October. Second record for county.

1985
1, 1st winter, Witchett Pool 8 – end December. Only one previous British wintering record, in 1963.

1986
1, 1st winter, first seen 8 December, 1985, Witchett Pool, still present 17 January 3rd record for county.

2002
An immature, only the fourth county record, was spotted near Machynys Pond on 24th May.