English: Grey Wagtail
Russian: Горная трясогузка
Mongolian: Уулын цэгцгий
French: Bergeronnette des ruisseaux
Body length: 17-20 cm
Wing span: 25-27 cm
Breeding season: May-August
Egg number: 4-6 (occasionally 3-7)
Egg colour: Glossy creamy with greyish-buff
or pale grayish mottles, hair streaks.
1 per year
Global status: Least concern
Regional status: Least concern
Food: Terrestrial and aquatic insects and
their larvae on the ground.
Habitat: Breeding habitats of the species
consists of areas of tall vegetated banks of Mountain River with rock,
freshwater lake-shores with trees, and river valleys on th edges of forest in
high mountains, mountain forests, forest steppe and mountain river valleys.
Breeding pairs build their nest on the ground.