Water Pipit


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Characteristics
Colouring Streaked brown back, pink-white lower, grey head
Voice Strong and thin
Feeds on Insects and invertebrates
Flight Strong with bursts of wingbeats
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Water Pipit
Water Pipit
Page Last Updated 3/18/2020 3:50:01 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status VU-Vulnerable
Order Passeriformes
Family Motacillidae
Species Anthus spinoletta
Category Wagtails, Pipits
StdName Water Pipit
Vital Statistics
Length 6.7 to 6.7 ins
Weight 0.7 to 1.3 ozs
Wingspan 9.1 to 11.0 ins
Lifespan 1 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Long
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Water Pipit (Species=Anthus spinoletta / Standard Name=Water Pipit)