Curruca subalpina (Temminck, 1820)
Family: Passeriformes > Sylviidae
A small warbler with blue-grey upper-parts and pink underparts, this species was split from the Subalpine Warbler complex. It is a scarce visitor that breeds in northern Italy and on several Mediterranean islands.
The first British record, confirmed by plumage and genetic analysis, was shot on St Kilda in 1894 and is in the collection of the Natural History Museum at Tring.
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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 Moltoni's Warbler, 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.
|Field Codes||5-letter code: MOLWA | Euring: 12652|
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