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The Checklist of the Birds of Northern Eurasia


Gaviiformes

Podicipediformes

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Phoenicopteriformes

Anseriformes

Falconiformes

Galliformes

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Turniciformes

Charadriiformes

Pterocletiformes

Columbiformes

Cuculiformes

Strigiformes

Caprimulgiformes

Apodiformes

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Upupiformes

Piciformes

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Passeriformes

Big Year 2019

1. Sukhov Ilya (354)
2. Golubeva Anna (352)
3. Isabekov Askar (346)
4. Zhbir Denis (289)
5. Bazdyrev Andrey (283)
6. Mitropolskiy Maksim (281)
7. Semenov Andrey (259)
8. Dubikovskiy Dmitry (256)
9. Sofronov Evgeniy (254)
10. Khasanov Grigory (250)
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rare birds records


Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)

© Askar Isabekov
2019-10-10
Sorbulak. Almaty oblast.

Third record for Sorbulak. Previously was observed at June 5, 2011 (2 birds) (Belyalov, Karpov, 2013), and June 21, 2014 (birds.kz).


Little Gull (Larus minutus)

© Askar Isabekov
2019-10-12
Sorbulak. Almaty oblast.

Rare bird in SE Kazakhstan. Group of 2 adult and 3 juvenile birds was observed. Fifth record in Sorbulak since 2003. Previously also observed only in autumn migration: August 9, 2003 (1 adult), October 27, 2006 (1), November 6 2004 (2) (Belyalov, Karpov, 2013); and October 5, 2014 (birds.kz).


European Greenfinch (Chloris chloris)

© Mihail Ivanov
2019-10-16

The rare vagrant having the insufficiently known status in Irkutsk Region. The first photo-record in this region.


Arctic Loon (Gavia arctica)

© Askar Isabekov
2019-10-10
Sorbulak. Almaty oblast.

Second record for Sorbulak. Dirst one was at Nay 17, 2002 (Kovshar AF, 2002).


Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Askar Isabekov
2019-10-07
Sorbulak. Almaty oblast.

Red-breasted Goose is a rare vagrant in southern part of Kazakhstan. First obeservation in Sorbulak. Single bird was in flock of Ruddy Shelducks.


Red-throated Pipit (Anthus cervinus)

© Andrey Kovalenko
2019-10-05
Almaty area, Sorbulak.

Second record in Sorbulak. In generally, very rare record in eastern part of Kazakhstan.


Wood Lark (Lullula arborea)

© Aldiyar Saparbayev
2019-07-11
Kirsanov state nature reserve, West-Kazakhstan region

Wood lark is rare passage migrant in Kazakhstan. 3rd photo record in website www.birds.kz. It should also be noted that date of record (11th of July) indicates to possible of breeding.


Rosy Starling (Sturnus roseus)

© Denis & Raisa Sayfutdinov
2019-10-03
Kachug, Irkutsk region

The second encounter in Irkutsk Region (a vagrant).


Indian Pond Heron (Ardeola grayii)

© Bakhtiyor Mardonov
2019-06-02
Chelek district, Samarkand village

Summer observation in Uzbekistan!


Thick-billed Warbler (Phragamaticola aedon)

© Dmitry Nizovtsev
2019-07-30
t. Turtas, Uvat district, Tyumen region.

First record of this species in Tyumen region!

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recent video

2019-10-19. Ural Owl (Denis Voronov), Bluethroat (vasily malishcin).

2019-10-09. Greater Spotted Eagle (Nadezhda Bogomyakova), Wood Sandpiper (Nikola Zmievskiy), Yellow Wagtail (Nikola Zmievskiy), Black-headed Wagtail (Nikola Zmievskiy), Grey Wagtail (Nikola Zmievskiy), Tawny Pipit (Nikola Zmievskiy), Lesser Grey Shrike (Nikola Zmievskiy), Common Whitethroat (Nikola Zmievskiy), Eurasian Penduline Tit (Nikola Zmievskiy), Blue Tit (Nikola Zmievskiy), Mallard (vasily malishcin).

2019-10-08. Ruff (Dmitry Erokhin).

2019-10-06. Barnacle Goose (Dmitry Erokhin).

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