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Zaburunie, North Caspian Sea


2017-05-20| Askar Isabekov
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# species number comment

1Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)11

2Grey Plover (Pluvialis squatarola)30

3Greater Ringed Plover (Charadrius hiaticula)15

4Kentish Plover (Charadrius alexandrinus)15

5Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)10

6Terek Sandpiper (Xenus cinereus)1

7Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus)25

8Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)25

9Ruff (Philomachus pugnax)50

10Little Stint (Calidris minuta)20

11Curlew Sandpiper (Calidris ferruginea)20

12Dunlin (Calidris alpina)2

13Black-winged Pratincole (Glareola nordmanni)5

14Pallas's Gull (Larus ichthyaetus)50

15Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)5

16Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans)5

17Black Tern (Chlidonias nigra)2

18White-winged Tern (Chlidonias leucopterus)50

19Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica)2

20Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)2

21European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster)5

22Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (Merops persicus)3

23Hoopoe (Upupa epops)2

24Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)5

25Greater Short-toed Lark (Calandrella brachydactyla)1

26Lesser Grey Shrike (Lanius minor)1

27Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix)5

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rare birds records


Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Natalia Melnikova
2022-10-20
Shetpe

The second record of the Red-flanked Bluetail in the west of Kazakhstan, the first for the Mangistau region. Before that, it was noted by Andrey Kovalenko on October 12, 2017 on the artificial island of Kairan in the northeastern Caspian (see birds.kz gallery).


Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Viktor Kolesnikov
2022-10-05
VKO

Rare entry into East Kazakhstan region from main flyways.


Shikra (Accipiter badius)

© Andrey Kovalenko
2022-06-22
Atyrau.

The northernmost nesting record in the Caspian region. Prior to this, since 2015, the Shikra has been found nesting in the Mangistau region of Aktau (see the birds.kz gallery), on April 22, 2019, one bird was photographed north of Aktau - in the city of Fort Shevchenko (A. Kydyr, birds.kz ).


White-winged Tern (Chlidonias leucopterus)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
2022-06-03
VKO Katon-Karagay

A new species for the Katon-Karagai National Park. A flock of 12 birds was recorded on May 20, 2022 in the floodplain of the middle reaches of the Bukhtarma in the Taylakova Yama tract, one bird on May 27, 2022 in the valley of the middle reaches of the Kara-Kaba on Lake Shoptykol, on June 3, 2022 in the Karazher tract, June 6 on the lake Yazevoe. Воробьёв В.М. 2022. Встреча белокрылой крачки Chlidonias leucopterus в среднем течении реки Бухтармы на Южном Алтае // Рус. орнитол. журн. 31 (2191): 2376-2379.

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