Rock Pipit


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Characteristics
Colouring Dusky-olive back, grey-brown streaks on pale lower
Voice Full strong trill
Feeds on Insects, sandhoppers, periwinkles
Flight Fairly strong, bursts of wingbeats
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Rock Pipit
Rock Pipit
Page Last Updated 4/13/2018 6:55:00 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Passeriformes
Family Motacillidae
Species Anthus petrosus
Category Pipits
StdName Rock Pipit
Vital Statistics
Length 17 to 17 cms
Weight 20 to 36 gms
Wingspan 23 to 28 cms
Lifespan 1 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
CAN
Country USNUnited States
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