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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Saxicola rubetra Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
12 - 14 cm Length
temperate boreal forest. shrubland, grassland, heathland, wetlands, marshes, bogs, rocky areas,  pastureland, arable land, rural gardens. Up to 3,000 m. Range:- Breeds across Western Asia most of Europe, except extreme north & extreme south. Winters across central Africa & South West Yemen.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
4 - 7 eggs, incubation by female 11 - 14 days, young chicks leave the nest on foot after 10–14 days. Careby both parents, fledging 17 -19 days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, small snails and berries. Food  
  Habits
6641 - TSN: 562837 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Europese Bontrokkie
Arabic: البرقش الأحمر, بريقش شياني
Asturian: Bichu Gorbizu, Birchu Berizu
Azerbaijani: Çəmən çəkçəkisi
Belarusian: Лугавы ерчык
Bulgarian: Ръждивогушо ливадарче
Breton: Ar strakig ruz, Bistrakig-rous
Catalan: Bitxac rogenc, Vitrac barba-roig
Catalan (Balears): Vitrac barba-roig
Czech: Brambornícek hnedý, Bramborníček hnědý, bramborníèek hnìdý
Welsh: Clap yr eithin, Clef yr eithin, Clochdar eithin, Clochdar yr eithin, Clochder yr eithin, Crec yr eithin
Danish: Bynkefugl
German: Braunkehlchen
Greek: Βοσκαρούδι, Καστανολαίμης
Greek (Cypriot): Βοσκαρούδι
English: European Whinchat, Marsh Bushchat, Whinchat
Esperanto: brungor^gulo, Brungorĝulo
Spanish: Tarabilla Norteña
Estonian: Kadakatäks
Basque: Bitxac rogenc , Pitxartxar nabar, Pitxartxar nabarra
Finnish: Pensastasku
Faroese: Reyðstólpa
French: Tarier des prés, Tarier d'Europe, Traquet des prés, Traquet tarier
Irish: Caislín Aitinn
Gaelic: Gocan, Gocan Conaisg
Galician: Bitxac rogenc , Chasco norteño
Manx: Eean yn aittin
Hebrew: דוחל חום גרון, דוחל חום־גרון, דוחל חום-גרון
Croatian: Batić prdavac, Smedoglavi Batic, Smeđoglavi Batić
Hungarian: Rozsdás csaláncsúcs, Rozsdás csuk
Armenian: [Margagetnayin Chkchkan ], Մարգագետնազին Չքչքան, Մարգագետնային Չքչքան
Icelandic: Vallskvetta
Italian: Stiaccino
Japanese: mamijironobitaki, Mamijiro-nobitaki
Japanese: マミジロノビタキ
Georgian: მდელოს ოვსადი
Kazakh: Жағал шақшақ
Cornish: Chekker eythyn
Latin: Saxicola rubertra, Saxicola rubetra, Saxicola rubetra spatzi
Lithuanian: Kiauliukė
Latvian: Lukstu čakstīte
Macedonian: Црвеногушо (Обично) ливадарче
Mongolian: Нөмрөгт шулганаа
Maltese: Buċaqq tas-Silla
Dutch: Paap, Paapje
Norwegian: Buskskvett
Polish: Opocznik białobrwisty, Pleszka, poklaskwa, pokląskwa
Portuguese: cartaxo nortenho, Cartaxo-nortenho
Romansh: Puppenbrin
Russian: Lugovoy Chekan, Луговой чекан, Чекан луговой
Sardinian: Sartiarellu
Scots: Gocan
Northern Sami: Miesttarásttis
Slovak: pŕhľaviar červenkastý, Prhľaviar červenokastý
Slovenian: repaljšcica, repaljščica
Albanian: Ceku vetullbardhë, Gjineshtra ulëruese
Serbian: obicna travarka, obična travarka, Обична траварка
Swedish: Buskskvätta
Swahili: Mhozo Mchirizi-mweupe
Turkish: Çayır taşkuşu, çayyr taşkuşu, Taşkızılı
Tuvinian: Шык чыккылаазы
Ukrainian: Луговий чекан, Лучний чекан, Трав'янка лучна
Chinese: 草原石(即鸟), 草原石鵖

Sub-species
Saxicola rubetra
Saxicola rubetra incertus
Saxicola rubetra spatzi
 

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