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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

rare birds records


Lesser Short-toed Lark (Calandrella rufescens)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2021-02-18
North Osetia, Vladikavkaz



Japanese White-eye (Zosterops japonicus)

© Andrey Bazdyrev
2020-12-26
Vladivostok, Primorsky Territory

The first meeting in winter in Russia and the second meeting in the Primorsky Territory.


Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)

© Svetlana Vasilkova
2021-01-16

The first winter record on Lake Baikal.


Bean Goose (Anser fabalis)

© Andrey Bazdyrev
2021-01-17
Bezrukovo, Novokuznetsk district, Kemerovo region

The first winter meeting in the Kemerovo region and the first meeting in January in Siberia as a whole.


Eurasian Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium passerinum)

© Sergey L. Volkov
2012-03-05
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia

A widely distributed in the territory of the Irkutsk Region, but much rarely seen species.


Eurasian Dipper (Cinclus cinclus)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2021-01-22
North Osetia, Vladikavkaz

First record of winter nesting of Eurasian Dipper.


Red-Necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena)

© Khasan Zhurtov
2021-01-02
Maiskiy, KBR



Common Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2021-01-06
North Osetia, Vladikavkaz



Meadow Pipit (Anthus pratensis)

© Khasan Zhurtov
2021-01-02
Maiskiy, KBR



Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis)

© Stepan Egorov
2020-05-21

The 3rd record of the species in Yakutia, and the 1st in the western Yakutia.

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recent video

2021-03-07. Marsh Sandpiper (vasily malishcin).

2021-03-03. Common Starling (vasily malishcin).

2021-02-28. Eurasian Goldfinch (Aleksei Rudchenko), Eurasian Penduline Tit (vasily malishcin).

2021-02-25. Great Spotted Woodpecker (Nadia Goncharova).

2021-02-21. Tree Pipit (vasily malishcin).

2021-02-16. Great Grey Owl (Nadia Goncharova).

2021-02-06. Eurasian Reed Warbler (vasily malishcin).

2021-01-25. Western Capercaillie (Nadia Goncharova), Western Capercaillie (Nadia Goncharova), Western Capercaillie (Nadia Goncharova), Western Capercaillie (Nadia Goncharova).

2021-01-24. Common Stonechat (Сергей Ефанов).

2021-01-21. Marsh Sandpiper (vasily malishcin).

2021-01-04. Redwing (vasily malishcin).

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unidentified birds


2021-03-07

Игорь Фефелов: Сибирская чечевица, что ли...

2021-03-07

Андрей Баздырев: На мой взгляд - молодая ошейниковая овсянка - и окраска уха, и намечающееся ожерелье и слабая опестрённость низа вполне ей подходят.

2021-03-07

Михаил Невский: +2

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