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Pipit, Red-throated
Bird Info
Bird Info
Conservation status
Scientific Name:
Anthus cervinus
Afghanistan, Africa, Alaska, Albania, Arkansas, Asia, Atlantic Islands, Australasia, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, British Columbia, British Isles, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burundi, California, Cambodia, Canada, Central Africa, Central America and Caribbean, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Africa, Eastern Europe excluding Russia, Ecuador Read more
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Rich et al. (2004) estimated the global population to number 2,000,000 individuals. In Europe, the breeding population is estimated to number 1,000,000-3,000,000 breeding pairs, equating to 3,000,000-9,000,000 individuals (BirdLife International 2004). Europe forms 5-24% of the global range, so a ve ...
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This is a small pipit, with adults easily identified in the breeding season by their brick red face and throat. In other plumages this is an undistinguished looking species, heavily streaked brown above, with whitish mantle stripes, and with black markings on a white background below. Its flight is strong and direct, and it gives a characteristic "psii" call. ...
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