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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 2017

1. Evgeniy Sofronov (48)
2. Igor Torgachkin (44)
3. Anna Golubeva (25)
4. Alexandr Masalev (25)
5. Victor Moiseikin (21)
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rare birds records


Lesser Sand Plover (Charadrius mongolus)

© Igor Torgachkin
2016-04-23
City Novorossiysk, Krasnodar region, Sudzhukskaya lagoon.

Lesser Sand Plover was observed and photographed at 23rd of April 2016 in Novorossisk city, on the coast of Sudzhuk gulf, by birdwatcher I.P.Torgachkin. It is new vagrant species to Krasnodarsky krai, North Caucasus and Southern Russia, and probably to all European Russia Territory.


Twite (Acanthis flavirostris)

© Evgeniy Sofronov
2014-03-05

First record for Ulianovsk region


Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Radik Kutushev
2015-04-19

The first photo record of Red-breasted Goose in Republic of Tatarstan.


Oriental Turtle Dove (Streptopelia orientalis)

© Mikhail Kalagin
2016-08-23
Ulyanovsk

Rare (probably first) record of Oriental Turtle Dove in Ulyanovskaya oblast.


Yellow-browed Warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)

© Radik Kutushev
2016-09-17

During autumn migration rarely recorded in Tatarstan mostly in northern part of Republic.


Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella)

© Dmitry Golyshev
2016-09-24
Chernaya Reka, Kareliya

Rare


Pallas's Warbler (Phylloscopus proregulus)

© Anna Golubeva
2016-11-05

First record for Krasnodar region


Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2016-07-21
North Osetia, Chikola

New species for Osetia


Western Grasshopper Warbler (Locustella naevia)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2016-07-20
North Osetia, Arf-arik

First nesting record for Osetia


Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2016-06-28
North Osetia

First nesting record for Osetia

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recent video

2016-12-20. Mandarin Duck (Galina Katanova), Common Shelduck (Galina Katanova), Western Capercaillie (Galina Katanova), Eurasian Pygmy-Owl (Galina Katanova).

2016-12-07. European Robin (Vasiliy Vishnevskiy).

2016-12-01. Black Woodpecker (Galina Katanova), Eurasian Pygmy-Owl (Galina Katanova).

2016-11-13. White Wagtail (Vasiliy Vishnevskiy).

2016-11-11. Eurasian Goldfinch (Galina Katanova), Eurasian Goldfinch (Galina Katanova).

2016-11-02. Dunnock (Ivan Neslukhovsky), Rustic Bunting (Galina Katanova).

2016-10-27. Whooper Swan (Galina Katanova), Long-tailed Duck (Galina Katanova).

2016-10-19. Red-backed Shrike (Galina Katanova).

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unidentified birds


2017-01-21

Дмитрий Шевцов: Буроголовая.

2017-01-13

Сергей Л. Волков: Филина и ушастую сову спутать невозможно хотя бы по размерам. В этом случае обращать внимание на ушки нет смысла. Если сова была мелкая, то
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2017-01-11

Евгений Софронов: Спасибо,Дмитрий. А что думают другие орнитологи России,которые посещают данный форум? Спасибо.

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