Great Reed Warbler

Acrocephalus arundinaceus - Rousserolle turdoïde

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Acrocephalidés

  • Genus
    :

    Acrocephalus

  • Species
    :

    arundinaceus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 28 à 29 cm.
  • Weight
    : 25 à 37 g
Longevity

9 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Great Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus arundinaceus) is a species of bird in the Acrocephalidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Acrocephalus arundinaceus arundinaceus (Europe to n Iran and nw Arabia)
  • Acrocephalus arundinaceus zarudnyi (se European Russia and n Iran to nw Mongolia and nw China)

Foreign names

  • Rousserolle turdoïde,
  • Carricero tordal,
  • Rouxinol-grande-dos-caniços,
  • Drosselrohrsänger,
  • Nádirigó,
  • Grote Karekiet,
  • Cannareccione eurasiatico,
  • Trastsångare,
  • Trostesanger,
  • trsteniarik veľký,
  • rákosník velký,
  • Drosselrørsanger,
  • rastaskerttunen,
  • Grootrietsanger,
  • balquer,
  • Reyrsöngvari,
  • trzciniak (zwyczajny),
  • niedru strazds,
  • rakar,
  • Дроздовидная камышевка,
  • ニシオオヨシキリ,
  • 大苇莺,
  • 西方大葦鶯,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Marshes/Pools ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Illustration

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