Population size, phenology and habitat preferences of Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax in an isolated area of the northwestern Iberian Peninsula

Little Bustard (Tetrax tetrax) Science Article 4


The main summer populations of Little Bustard in Galicia occur in the districts of A Limia,Ourense (Villarino et al., 2002) and Terracha, Lugo (Barcena et al., 1987). These two populations are the only ones on the Iberian Peninsula within the Eurosiberian region. Data on these marginal populations are scarce. In this note, updated data is given on population size, phenology and habitat preferences at the second of these populations.

Oscar RIVAS, Augusto DE CASTRO, Luis LLANEZA and Jose OTERO, Ardeola, 52(1), June 2005, 147-149

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