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The Checklist of the Birds of European Russia


Gaviiformes

Podicipediformes

Procellariiformes

Pelecaniformes

Ciconiiformes

Phoenicopteriformes

Anseriformes

Falconiformes

Galliformes

Gruiformes

Charadriiformes

Pterocletiformes

Columbiformes

Cuculiformes

Strigiformes

Caprimulgiformes

Apodiformes

Coraciiformes

Upupiformes

Piciformes

Passeriformes

Big Year 2021

1. Alexey Sizov (271)
2. Anna Golubeva (243)
3. Igor Sikorsky (233)
4. Andrey Semenov (210)
5. Egor Vlasov (201)
6. Nataliya Pokhodzey (187)
7. Svetlana Medvedeva (185)
8. Vitaliy Butko (156)
9. Aleksandr Raklo (153)
10. Khasan Zhurtov (111)
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rare birds records


Baillon's Crake (Porzana pusilla)

© Vyacheslav Yusupov
2021-05-12
Kstovo



Black-legged Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2021-05-02
North Osetia, Vladikavkaz



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.


Lesser Short-toed Lark (Calandrella rufescens)

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



Eurasian Dipper (Cinclus cinclus)

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

First record of winter nesting of Eurasian Dipper.

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recent video

2021-05-07. Eurasian Jay (Alexandr Balaev).

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

2020-10-26. Tawny Owl (Michael Kochetov), Tawny Owl (Michael Kochetov).

2020-08-23. Eurasian Goldfinch (Vladimir Sokolov).

2020-08-11. Caucasian Snowcock (Khasan Zhurtov).

2020-08-03. House Sparrow (Vladimir Stramnoy).

2020-08-02. Great White Egret (Dmitry Osipov), Grey Heron (Dmitry Osipov).

2020-07-15. Corncrake (Dmitry Osipov).

2020-06-29. White Wagtail (Tatiana Dudarenko), Eurasian Linnet (Tatiana Dudarenko).

2020-06-10. Sedge Warbler (Сергей Ефанов).

2020-05-30. Common Chaffinch (Anatoliy Kuzmin), Corn Bunting (Anatoliy Kuzmin).

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unidentified birds


2021-05-15

Тимофей Андреев: Домашняя утка или гибрид кряквы с ней.

2021-05-15

Андрей Журавлев: Спасибо!

2021-05-15

Дмитрий Шевцов: Гибрид белой с лазоревкой

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