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Species Account for Coccothraustes coccothraustes

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Coccothraustes coccothraustes  (Linnaeus)
Birds: Fringillidae

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BAP status: UKBAP  
Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 3
First Record: 1985
Latest Record: 2015

1992-on hectads: 1
Pre-1992 hectads: 1
Total hectads: 2
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Essex Red Data List comment
Hainault Forest population was seven pairs in late 1980s but only 2 - 3 pairs in mid 1990s and the last pair in 1999. Population estimate: Only five sites recorded the species across County during 1999 breeding season.


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