Western Orphean Warbler
Curruca hortensis (JF Gmelin, 1789)
Family: Passeriformes > Sylviidae
Orphean Warbler was separated in 2001 to form two new species: Eastern and Western Orphean Warbler. Western Orphean Warbler is an extremely rare visitor to Britain, the handful of records mostly coming in the autumn.
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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 Western Orphean 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: ORPWA | Euring: 12720|
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