Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Wagtails and Pipits :: Rock Pipit
Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus
Described by: Montagu (1798)
Alternate common name(s): European Rock-pipit, British Rock-pipit, Scandinavian Rock-pipit
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNw. France and British Isles to n. Scandinavia;
(1) Rocky coasts of the British Isles including the Outer Hebrides (South Uist and Arran), nw. France and the Channel Is.
(2) Faeroes Is., Shetlands Is., Fair Isle, Orkneys and St. Kilda Is.
(3) Scandinavia and Finland, nw. Russia.
Winters s. to Spain and Morocco.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Telpost Parnassia
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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