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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Pintail

 

 

Awaiting image for this species

 

 

Pintail

(Northern Pintail)

Anas acuta

Gaelic: Lach Stiùireach

 

  • Pintail
  • Anas acuta
  • Gaelic: Lach Stiùireach
  • WI: Rare migrant breeder (1-9 breeding records), Scarce passage visitor (very small numbers each year)

 

Pintail records in the Western Isles

Rare migrant breeder (1-9 breeding records), Scarce passage visitor (very small numbers each year)
Source: Outer Hebrides Bird Report 2001

The chart below shows how abundant the Pintail is during a month or when you are more likely to see it.

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D

(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

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