Classification
Gaviiformes
Podicipediformes
Pelecaniformes
Ciconiiformes
Phoenicopteriformes
Anseriformes
Falconiformes
Galliformes
Gruiformes
Charadriiformes
Columbiformes
Cuculiformes
Strigiformes
Caprimulgiformes
Apodiformes
Coraciiformes
Upupiformes
Piciformes
Passeriformes
Locustella luscinioides


  • Savi's Warbler
  • Locustella luscinioides (Savi, 1824)
  • Passeriformes - Sylviidae
  • Шагшуурын шатан сүүлт


Status: Rare species. According to the IUCN Red List Categories and criteria, the evaluated as-Near Threatened.


Distribution and Range: Southern parts of the Russian Federation, Barnual, Zaisan depression, Central Asia, Western Europe, Northwestern Africa, Mediterranean sea, hot regions of northeastern Africa. In Mongolia: The Great Lakes Valley, in swamps with high reeds in the Khar Us Lake.


Habitat: inhabits swampy high reeds and vegetation along the lake shores and riverbanks. Nests on ground.Insectivore.


Population and Threats: Population, threats not properly assessed. Range is limited.


Conservation Measures: Included as Rare animal in the Annex to the Mongolian Government Resolution #7 (2012). Distribution area is included within the Khar Us Lake National Park.


Further actions: Study on distribution, population abundance, reproductive biology and ecology, include the issue of protection of this species within the conservation management plan of the NSPAN, raise awareness.

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