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The Checklist of the Birds of Northern Eurasia


Gaviiformes

Podicipediformes

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Falconiformes

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Pterocletiformes

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Strigiformes

Caprimulgiformes

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rare birds records


Levant Sparrowhawk (Accipiter brevipes)

© Alexandr Fedulin
2021-05-01

The third record of the species for the Teniz-Korgaldzhinsky region and the first photographic record. Previously, observations in the Korgaldzhino village were known in May 2013 by the Dutch ornithologist F. Tis and on August 20 A. Kovalenko // Кошкин А.В. 2017. Орнитофауна Тениз-Коргалжынского региона (Центральный Казахстан) // Рус. орнитол. журн. 26 (1415): 909-956.


Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca)

© Andrey Bazdyrev
2021-04-27
Kolarovo, Tomsk district, Tomsk region

The first observation in more than 100 years in the Tomsk region and first photographic registration.


Greater Scaup (Aythya marila)

© Svetlana Vasilkova
2021-04-23

A rare migrant in the Baikal region.


Amur White Wagtail (Motacilla alba leucopsis)

© Sergey Chumakov
2021-04-20

The first record of this subspecies in Krasnoyarsk Kray, the westernmost find in Russia.


Little Curlew (Numenius minutus)

© Valery Shokhrin
2021-04-16
Prymorsky kray, Kievka river



Alpine Swift (Apus melba)

© Igor Kozytsky
2021-04-17
Ukraine, Kharkiv

Potentially the first observation in a Kharkiv Region.


Pink-footed Goose (Anser brachyrhynchus)

© Anna Golubeva
2021-03-29

First records of Pink-footed Goose in Moscow oblast. Was found by Tatiana Danilina at March 27th, 2021.


Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca)

© Victor Natykanets
2021-03-27
Pripyat river floodplain, Turov town surrounding, biological reserve "Turov meadow", Zhitkovichi district, Gomel region



Buff-breasted Sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis)

© Oleg Burkovskiy
2020-09-05



Azure-winged Magpie (Cyanopica cyanus)

© Andrey Bazdyrev
2021-03-16
Tomsk, Tomsk region

The first record in the Tomsk Region, and in the Western Siberia too.

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recent video

2021-05-07. Eurasian Jay (Alexandr Balaev), Eurasian Scops-Owl (Nurqoja Ersaiyn).

2021-05-06. Common Kestrel (Vladimir Muravskiy), Eurasian Wigeon (vasily malishcin).

2021-05-03. Common Mynah (Raouf Bairashev), Eurasian Blackbird (Yakov Stepanov).

2021-05-02. Western Capercaillie (Nadia Goncharova), White Wagtail (Stanislavs Gr).

2021-05-01. Eurasian Blackbird (Nurqoja Ersaiyn), Crested Lark (Stanislavs Gr), Common Chiffchaff (Stanislavs Gr), Eurasian Blackbird (Stanislavs Gr), Eurasian Blackbird (Stanislavs Gr).

2021-04-30. Song Thrush (Nadia Goncharova).

2021-04-28. Common Chiffchaff (Anna Yasko).

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unidentified birds


2021-05-09

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2021-05-09

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2021-05-08

Анна Ясько: Охристый лишь лоб, остальная часть головы и затылок серые.

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