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Luscinia calliope (Siberian Rubythroat)


  • Siberian Rubythroat
  • Luscinia calliope
  • Өнгөлүүрт гургалдай



Body length: 14.5-16 cm

Wing span: 24-26 cm


Passage migrant / summer visitor

Breeding season: May-August


Egg number: 5 (occasionally 4-6)

Egg colour: Glossy light blue with reddish-brown fine speckles, spots.

Brood:  1 per year


Global status: Least concern

Regional status: Least concern


Food: Arthropods, including flies, their larvae and plant material.


Habitat: Breeding pairs nest in deciduous and mixed forests edges or on the ground into grass tussocks, or herbage at the base of bushes, occasionally in thick shrub a little above ground in mountain taiga forests, forest steppe and river valleys.


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