Species: Pica pica (Linnaeus, 1758)


Nomenclature
Scientific name Pica pica (Linnaeus, 1758)
   
English name magpie
French name pie bavarde
Dutch name ekster
German name Elster

Illustrations and Birdsongs

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Listen to the birdsongs on xeno-canto Europe


Protection status and Red List
Flanders
protected: 09.09.1981
Flanders
red list: No threat
Brussels
red list: No threat
Wallonia
red list: No threat
Belgium
red list: No threat
Europe
red list: No threat
World
IUCN Red List: LC (ver. 3.1, 2009)

Distribution
Flanders indigenous (1a)
Brussels indigenous (1a)
Wallonia indigenous (1a)
Habitat terrestrial
Reference De Smet et al. 2006. Lijst van de Belgische vogels
Expert Marc Herremans
Map Belgian Data Portal (Belgian Biodiversity Platform)

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be