English: Eurasian Wryneck, WryneckBody length: 16-17 cm
Холтсон гоётуул, Гоётуул
French: Torquoi fourmilier
Wing span: 25-27 cm
Breeding season: May-August
Egg number: 5-10
Egg colour: Non glossy white.
Brood: 1 per year
Global status: Least concern
Regional status: Least concern
Food: Ants and ant-pupae.
Habitat: Nests in tree-holes and stumps of
deciduous, coniferous and mixed in forests in mountain taiga forest, forest
steppe, and river valleys and patched wood lands in plains and in valleys.
During spring and autumn migration, they occur in dry steppe with scattered
trees, bushes, and planted trees.