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Eurasian Wryneck

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260971935_465600d373.jpg?v=0 (147915 bytes) Alternate name
Jynx torquilla Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Picidae                  Family   
16-17cm              Length
Dry pine woods, parkland, mature gardens. Habitat
7-10 eggs incubated for 11-14 days fledge 10-22 days Clutch
Invertebrates, specially ants, Food Diet
It raises a head crest when threatened. Habits
535 World Number

Least concern                              


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Embedded sound Eurasian Wryneck song
(Jynx torquilla)
Patrik ?erg XC26770
10-05-2008, Sweden

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