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American Pipit
(Anthus rubescens)

    
        
American Pipit Information

Length: 6 - 7"
                              
Habitat:
Breeding Habitat: Arctic tundra, alpine tundra, grassy or sedge meadows.

Winter Habitat: Bare fields,
American Pipit
Photo © Robert Royse
mudflats, lake shores, river sandbars, grasslands, and other open areas.
 

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Diet: Mostly insects, such as flies, grasshoppers, ants, moths, beetles, and caterpillars; spiders; grass seeds and weed seeds.
 
 
American Pipit ID TipsIdentification tips for the American Pipit
 
Range Map:
(Click map to enlarge.)
 
         American Pipit Winter Map USGS                                
   
Winter Map (CBC)  
 
 
Additional Information:
 
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Photo, description, similar species, sound, range, habitat, food, behavior, reproduction, and conservation status.
 
     
   

 

 


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