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Swamp Harrier : Females are larger than males. Adults have a light grey head, cheek, nape and hood. The upperparts all the way to the tail is presents different hues of brown. However the scapulars and the mantle tend toward a rufous-or...

New Zealand Falcon : A large falcon species (larger than a Peregrine) with similar sexes - although the female is clearly larger than the male. The back and wing are a blueish black, more or less dark depending on regions, and littered with ...

Stitchbird : The Stitchbird (Hihi in Māori) is a mid-sized passerine (slightly larger than a Yellowhammer and larger than a House Sparrow). When the male is in breeding plumage, its front half is jet black, with a white spot behind ...

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Les étrangers à plumes par Gilbert Blaising : Il n'est plus rare de pouvoir observer dans notre région des oiseaux qui n'étaient pas présents en Europe dans le passé. Ce sont des allochtones par opposition à nos espèces autochtones. Echappées en général ...

Régimes alimentaires par Gilbert Blaising : Sans être très connaisseur, quiconque a déjà pu observer que divers oiseaux ont une préférence pour certaines nourritures que d'autres ne consomment pas. Personne n'a jamais vu une mésange manger du poisson et ...

Vols de nuit par Gilbert Blaising : La Chouette hulotte est le rapace nocturne le plus commun en Lorraine, avant le Hibou moyen -duc et l'Effraie des clochers. Chacune de ces espèces est toutefois bien moins abondante que dans un passé même pas très...


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