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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Anthus gutturalis Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Motacillidae Family
18 cm Length
Montane grassland. Between 3,200 - 4,500 m. Range:- Endemic to Island of New Guinea:- (Indonesia:- Irian Jaya New Guinea,) (Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea, ) Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, spiders and larvae. Food  
8420 - TSN: 558648 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

Alpine Pipit Frank Lambert, Lake Habbema, Snow Mountains, Papua Indonesia song XC26370  

AKA:- Czech: Linduška papuánská
Danish: Ny Guinea-piber, Papuapiber
German: Papuapieper
English: Alpine Pipit, New Guinea Pipit
Spanish: Bisbita de Nueva Guinea, Bisbita Papúa
Estonian: paapua kiur
Finnish: Papuankirvinen
French: Pipit de Nouvelle-Guinée
Hungarian: pápua pityer
Indonesian: Apung Papua
Italian: Pispola alpina, Spioncello della Nuova Guinea
Japanese: papuatahibari
Japanese: パプアタヒバリ
Latin: Anthus gutturalis
Dutch: Papoeapieper, Papoea-pieper
Norwegian: Papuapiplerke
Polish: swiergotek górski, świergotek górski
Russian: Очковый конёк
Slovak: ľabtuška okuliarnatá
Swedish: Papuapiplärka
Chinese: 斑喉鹨


Anthus gutturalis
Anthus gutturalis gutturalis
Anthus gutturalis rhododendri
Anthus gutturalis wallastoni
Anthus gutturalis wollastoni

  • Anthus gutturalis gutturalis: High alpine grasslands of se New Guinea
  • Anthus gutturalis wallastoni: High alpine grasslands of w-c New Guinea
  • Anthus gutturalis rhododendri: Alpine grasslands of e-c New Guinea and Huon Peninsula
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