Common grasshopper warbler

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Common grasshopper warbler – Locustella naevia – is a small migratory Eurasian warbler of Type – insectivore, Family Locustellidae and Order Passeriformes. It is a summer breeder to a very extensive range from the British Isles to Mongolia. There are three populations overall, the E Asian birds migrate to peninsular India, the Central Asian birds migrate through the Levant area to winter in Ethiopia, and the W European birds migrate to W Africa. In the AWB Region it is a summer breeder to the S Caucasus and E Turkey, and its wintering grounds are found in SW Mauritania and Mali.

Type - insectivore - 
Typical Habitat - damp or dry rough grass areas with undergrowth, and bushes, typically around the margins of 
                             woodland and clearings, 

Order:	Passeriformes
Family:	Locustellidae
Genus:	Locustella

Species -	Locustella naevia
Common grasshopper warbler - Species - ebird.org
Common grasshopper warbler - Species sheet - wikipedia.org
Common grasshopper warbler - Species - rspb.org.uk
Common grasshopper warbler - Species - vogelwarte.ch
Common grasshopper warbler - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org

Additional Material...
Common grasshopper warbler - Images - google.com
Common grasshopper warbler - Video - youtube.com
Common grasshopper warbler - Datazone - birdlife.org


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