New data on avifauna of mid and lower Amur river basin, Russia. - A.I. Antonov. - Berkut. 12 (1-2). - P. 47-49.
The field information about new records of a little-known and rare birds species of Amur river basin is produced. The records of Manchurian Reed Warbler, Long-billed Dowitcher, Swinchoe’s Crake are the most noteworthy. Some northern (for Manchurian Reed Warbler, Swinchoe’s Crake, White-winged Tern) and southern (for Common Greenshank, Tufted Duck) points of contemporary regional ranges of several bird species are given. The new data on nest finds of some birds is presented. [Russian].
Key words: fauna, Amur river basin, rare species.
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