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stonechat

an Old World songbird, Saxicola torquata, having a black plumage with a reddish-brown breast: subfamily Turdinae (thrushes)
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Over three weeks the cameras will be covering a new area, showing us the wet woodland, reed bed and rare bog areas of the reserve to follow lapwing, redshank, teal, reed bunting, sedge warbler and, with luck, stonechat and bullfinch.
There are evidences through playback studies conducted by Ryden (1978) and Greig-Smith (1980) that showed that great tit (Parus major) and stonechat (Saxicola torquata) nestlings, respectively, suppressed begging after hearing playbacks of alarm calls.
I found the spectacle of the swallows--as wen as a crested lark, a stonechat, a group of cattle egrets and, extraordinarily, a family of water buffalo--hugely uplifting.
Among the bird species that he mentions finding in the desert and wadis inland from the airfield, in addition to vultures, are the houbara bustard, desert lark, kingfisher, sandpiper, blue jay [Indian roller], hoopoe, blue-headed wagtail, desert wheatear, stonechat, small white owl, [presumably little owl] and a species of nightjar.
APP learnt on Friday that Hazarganji Chiltan National Park Quetta that stretches over 32,500 acres of land, habitats a large number of species of animals and birds including -Chiltan wildgoat or Markhor, Suleiman Markhor, Urial sheep, wolf, Jackal, Red fox, and Desert hare, species of birds include Houbara bustard, Griffon vulture, Egyptian vulture, Honey buzzard, Laggar falcon, Peregrine falcon, Kestrel, Indian sparrow hawk, Scops owl, Common cuckoo, European bee-eater, Rock partridge, European nightjar, Long-billed pipit, Orphean warbler, Variable wheatear, Blue rock thrush, Stonechat, and Lichtensteins desert finch and reptiles- Monitor lizard, Russells viper, Saw scaled viper and Spiny tailed lizard.
Bee-bird has covered chiffchaff, green woodpecker, spotted flycatcher, whitethroat and willow-warbler, and blackcap served for bullfinch, stonechat, reed-bunting, and three kinds of tit, as well as the eponymous warbler itself, Sylvia atricapilla.
In the highlands the more common birds are the meadow pipit (Anthus pratensis), the stonechat (Saxicola torquata), and the raven (Corvus corax).
BIRD NOTES With Julian Hughes | Stonechat PICTURE: DAVE MIDDLEMAN AFTER the snow, spring rapidly reloaded this week, with Coltsfoot flowers emerging from the soil, fluffy buds on willow trees and the first singing Chiffchaffs at RSPB Conwy on Sunday.
An additional 325 ha of habitat for the whinchat (Saxicola rubetra), red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio) and stonechat (Saxicola rubicola) and other protected species at Oude Willem, with bird spec
Delves went to his mother's home before returning to the Stonechat Drive address.
The incident happened on a footpath between Campion Way and Stonechat Road, Coton Meadows, at 4pm on Monday, May 20.