Emberiza melanocephala (Scopoli, 1769)
Family: Passeriformes > Emberizidae
A rare visitor from south-east Europe, with most records in the spring. Numbers of this brightly coloured bunting are declining markedly in its native farmland habitats and this may impact the likelihood of further arrivals.
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Status and Trends
Population size and trends and patterns of distribution based on BTO surveys and atlases with data collected by BTO volunteers.
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about Black-headed Bunting, including statistics on nesting, eggs and lifespan based on BTO ringing and nest recording data.
Sample sizes are too small to report Productivity and Nesting statistics for this species.
Sample sizes are too small to report Biometrics for this species.
Feather measurements and photos on featherbase
|5-letter code: BLHBU | Euring: 18810
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