Lanius excubitor

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a common European butcherbird

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The great gray shrike (Lanius excubitor) has been sighted nesting throughout the Sahara and in Palestine and Afghanistan.
Energetics and growth rate of Northern Shike (Lanius excubitor) nestlings.
The great grey shrike (Lanius excubitor) is not a bird of prey but it has similar behaviour and feeding habits.
2010: Feeding habits of great grey shrike Lanius excubitor wintering in northeastern Poland: does prey abundance affect selection of prey size?
It is split from the great grey shrike Lanius excubitor (Isenmann and Bouchet, 1993; Isenmann and N., 1994; Lefranc and Worfolk, 1997).
elegans) have been proposed genetically closer to Lanius excubitor than to Lanius meridionalis (Klassert et al., 2008).
Common name Genus and species Canada Goose Branta canadensis Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator American Coot Fulica americana American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea American Goldfinch Carduelis ristis Table 2 Winter resident bird species in the Grand Calumet River corridor.