Category Archives: Libya

A new North African subspecies of Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)

Svensson, L. 2015. A new North African subspecies of Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 135: 69–76. Summary: In this recent taxonomic paper, Lars Svensson described a new subspecies of Common Chaffinch from north Cyrenaica, Libya: Fringilla … Continue reading

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Results of the eighth winter waterbird census in Libya in January 2012

Etayeb, K. S., Berbash, A., Bashimam, W., Bouzainen, M., Galidana, A., Saied, M., Yahia, J. & Bourass, E. (2015). Results of the eighth winter waterbird census in Libya in January 2012. Biodiversity Journal 6(1): 253–262. PDF Abstract: After sporadic observations … Continue reading

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The diversity of wild animals at Fezzan Province (Libya)

Essghaier, M. F. A., Taboni, I. M. & Etayeb, K. S. (2015). The diversity of wild animals at Fezzan Province (Libya). Biodiversity Journal 6(1):  245–252. PDF Abstract: Fezzan province (Libya) is a segment of true Sahara, is characterized by diverse … Continue reading

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Monitoring Mediterranean Lesser Crested Terns (Thalasseus bengalensis emigratus) in Libya

Monitoring Mediterranean Lesser Crested Terns (Thalasseus bengalensis emigratus), an endemic seabird, in Libya Continue reading

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Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris) breeding in Tripoli (Libya)

Marbled Duck Marmaronetta angustirostris breeding in Tripoli (Libya)
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Reproduction de la Sarcelle marbrée Marmaronetta angustirostris à Tripoli (Libye) Continue reading

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First documented record of Semi-collared Flycatcher (Ficedula semitorquata) for Libya

First documented record of Semi-collared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata for Libya.
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Première mention documentée du Gobemouche à demi-collier Ficedula semitorquata pour la Libye. Continue reading

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First Breeding Evidence of Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris) in Libya

Etayeb, K. S., Yahia, J., Berbash, A., Wattier, R., & Brochet, A.-L. 2014. First Breeding Evidence of Marbled Duck (Marmaronetta angustirostris) in Libya. Waterbirds 37: 107–110. Continue reading

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