Berthelot's Pipit

Anthus berthelotii (Bolle, 1862)

Summary

Pipit with a very large population (actual number in the order of a few hundred thousand individuals) and has a small distribution area (Madeira and the Canary Islands).
Sedentary species, occurring in the archipelagos of Madeira and Canary, mainly on flat arid areas, rocky areas and on sandy areas with low vegetation.
The evolution trend of the global population is apparently stable.

Global conservation status

Least concern (IUCN ver. 3.1, 2010)
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Behavior

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Habitat

It occurs in the archipelagos of Madeira and Canary, on grasslands plateaus, rocky areas, mountain slopes, mountain shrublands, dunes with low vegetation, golf courses and extensive farms.

Feed

It feeds mainly on seeds and insects.

Breeding

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Predators

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