Chestnut-collared longspur (Calcarius ornatus)

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Male chestnut-collared longspur in breeding plumage with insect prey
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Chestnut-collared longspur fact file

Chestnut-collared longspur description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyEmberizidae
GenusCalcarius (1)

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Chestnut-collared longspur status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Male chestnut-collared longspur in breeding plumage with insect prey  
Male chestnut-collared longspur in breeding plumage with insect prey

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