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rare birds records


Amur (White) Wagtail (Motacilla (alba) leucopsis)

© Alexandr Belyaev
2021-12-01
Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan

The second record of the Amur (White) Wagtail on the territory of Kazakhstan. Was first record on May 21, 2018 in the village Kanshengel, Almaty region (Sveta Ashby, birds.kz).


Slender-billed Gull (Larus genei)

© Tatiana Menshikova
2019-03-11
Ozernoe, Chuy region

Potentially the first record in Kyrgyzstan, at least according to Evgeny A. Koblik and Vladimir Yu. Arkhipov, Avifauna of the States of Northern Eurasia (former USSR), Checklists.


Pallas's Warbler (Phylloscopus proregulus)

© Philippe Campeau
2019-10-19
Kashka-Suu

Potentially the first record of a Pallas warbler in Kyrgyzstan.


Yellow-browed Bunting (Emberiza chrysophrys)

© Philippe Campeau
2020-12-27
Karakol gorge, Central Tien Shan.

First record of a yellow-browed bunting in Kyrgyzstan.


Crested Honey-buzzard (Pernis ptilorhynchus)

© Oleg Popov
2020-05-15

The westernmost photo-record of the species in the West Siberia.


Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)

© Katherine Hall
2021-11-21
Issyk Kul

First record of Red Phalarope in Kyrgyz Republic!


Pallid Swift (Apus pallidus)

© Denis Ivanov
2021-05-23
Urazla, Zelenodolsk district, Tatarstan



Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus)

© ALENA FOMINA
2021-11-13
Kiev region

Rare migratory and wintering species. The second observation this year: on February 13, one bird was photographed by Serhiy Lyubchenko in Kyiv on Lake Telbin, 17.02 P. Panchenko noted in the top of the Sukhyi estuary also one individual (not yet published).


Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella)

© Aleksandr Arhipov
2021-11-02
Rybalske, Odesa district

A rare vagrant species. It was last observed in 2016 during the invasion of northern Europe. The 7th confirmed registration in Ukraine and the First in Odesa region.


Black-eared Wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica)

© Yuliia Yurchenko
2021-05-27
Strohanivka

A rare vagrant species. It is periodically observed during spring migration, mostly near the coast.

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recent video

2021-11-30. Herring Gull (Сергей Ефанов), European Bee-eater (Сергей Ефанов), Long-eared Owl (Сергей Ефанов).

2021-11-29. Fieldfare (vasily malishcin).

2021-11-28. Common Kingfisher (Marina Torgashova).

2021-11-26. Grey-Headed Woodpecker (Oleg Popov).

2021-11-11. Hoopoe (Oleg Popov).

2021-11-10. Northern Bullfinch (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-11-09. Great Reed Warbler (Vladimir Maer).

2021-11-08. Savi's Warbler (Nadezhda Bogomyakova), Alpine Accentor (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2021-11-07. Great Tit (Stanislavs Gr).

2021-11-04. Rook (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-11-02. Grey Partridge (Andrew Simon).

2021-10-31. Common Sparrowhawk (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

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unidentified birds


2021-12-03

Андрей Коваленко: Слово "бывает" хорошее. Иначе этот признак был бы в определителях.

2021-12-02

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