Grasshopper Warbler
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Characteristics
Colouring Streaked brown-green back, whitish or buff lower
Voice Loud piercing call
Feeds on Small insects and spiders
Flight Low, brief and flitting
Nesting Bush
Social Solitary
Grasshopper Warbler
Grasshopper Warbler
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Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Passeriformes
Family Sylviidae
Species Locustella naevia
Category Warblers
StdName Grasshopper Warbler
Vital Statistics
Length 12 to 12 cms
Weight 11 to 15 gms
Wingspan 15 to 19 cms
Lifespan 1 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Grasshopper Warbler (Species=Locustella naevia / Standard Name=Grasshopper Warbler)