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The Checklist of the Birds of Russia


Gaviiformes

Podicipediformes

Procellariiformes

Pelecaniformes

Ciconiiformes

Phoenicopteriformes

Anseriformes

Falconiformes

Galliformes

Gruiformes

Turniciformes

Charadriiformes

Pterocletiformes

Columbiformes

Cuculiformes

Strigiformes

Caprimulgiformes

Apodiformes

Coraciiformes

Upupiformes

Piciformes

Passeriformes

Big Year 2019

1. Golubeva Anna (353)
2. Zhbir Denis (289)
3. Sukhov Ilya (270)
4. Semenov Andrey (260)
5. Dubikovskiy Dmitry (256)
6. Bazdyrev Andrey (254)
7. Sofronov Evgeniy (254)
8. Khasanov Grigory (250)
9. Shokhrin Valery (241)
10. Chernykh Andrey (235)
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rare birds records


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.


Rosy Starling (Sturnus roseus)

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

The second encounter in Irkutsk Region (a vagrant).


Thick-billed Warbler (Phragamaticola aedon)

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

First record of this species in Tyumen region!


Red Collared-dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica)

© Steve Klasan
2019-09-11
Zaliv Vladimira, Poluostrov Rudanovskogo



Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata)

© Evgeniya Николаевна
2019-04-22
Nizhnee Beloe Lake, Buryatia

A rare vagrant for Buryatia.


Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis)

© Natali Petrunina
2019-09-04
Balagannoe, Olskiy rayon, Sea of Okhotsk, Magadanskaya oblast,



European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly
2019-08-31

The first photo-record of this species in Novosibirsk Region.


Savi's Warbler (Locustella luscinioides)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2019-07-22
North Osetia, Kardzhin

First record for Osetia


Syrian Woodpecker (Dendrocopos syriacus)

© Khasan Zhurtov
2019-07-18
Maiskiy, KBR

First record for Kabardino-Balkaria


Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus)

© serg silan
2019-07-10

The species has been practically extinct in Irkutsk Region. The first photo-record in the 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), Mallard (vasily malishcin).

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

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

2019-10-04. Fieldfare (vasily malishcin).

2019-10-02. Redwing (vasily malishcin).

2019-09-25. Taiga Flycatcher (Nadia Goncharova).

2019-09-18. Bohemian Waxwing (vasily malishcin).

2019-09-13. Northern Hazelhen (vasily malishcin), Common Rosefinch (vasily malishcin).

2019-09-10. Common Crane (vasily malishcin).

2019-08-15. Fieldfare (Alexey Yakovlev).

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