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Male Adult Red-backed Shrike

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Colouring Pale blue head, brown back, pink lower, black tail
Voice Harsh, with some bright warbling
Feeds on Beetles, large insects, small lizards
Flight Jerky with bursts of wingbeats
Nesting Bush
Social Solitary
Male Adult Red-backed Shrike
Male Adult Red-backed Shrike
Page Last Updated 3/18/2020 6:50:04 AM
Base Information
Sex Male
Age Adult
Status NT-Near Threatened
Order Passeriformes
Family Laniidae
Species Lanius collurio
Category Shrikes
StdName Red-backed Shrike
Vital Statistics
Length 6.3 to 7.1 ins
Weight 0.9 to 1.1 ozs
Wingspan 9.4 to 10.6 ins
Lifespan 3 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
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 - Male Adult Red-backed Shrike (Species=Lanius collurio / Standard Name=Red-backed Shrike)