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Sandgrouse, Pin-tailed
 
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Scientific Name:
Pterocles alchata
Location(s):
Afghanistan, Africa, Asia, Belarus, Cyprus, Eastern Europe excluding Russia, Europe, France, Global, Greece, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Middle East, North Africa, Pakistan, PakistanIndiaBanghladesh, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Tajikistan, Turkestan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Western Europe and Scandinavia Read more
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IUCN
In Europe, the breeding population is estimated to number 10,000-21,000 breeding pairs, equating to 30,000-63,000 individuals (BirdLife International 2004). Europe forms 5-24% of the global range, so a very preliminary estimate of the global population size is 130,000-1,500,000 individuals, although ...
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Wikipedia
The nominate race breeds in Iberia and southern France, and the eastern form P. a. caudacutus (Gmelin, 1774) is found in northwest Africa, and from southeast Turkey east to Kazakhstan. It is a partial migrant, with some Asian birds moving to the Middle East and northern Pakistan in winter. ...
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