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Red Crossbill
Grankorsnebb (Loxia curvirostra)

Loxia curvirostra

This picture is taken at the bird observatory area. Photo: Jan Erik Røer

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The Red Crossbill breeds from southern Norway to Nordland. Seed production in spruce can show large variations from year to year. This species is an irruptive bird which some years can be seen in large numbers, depending on the availability of spruce seeds.

The figures below show updated data from the bird station:











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