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American Pipit
(Anthus rubescens)

American Pipit Information

Length: 6 - 7"
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:
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         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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