a.1.(Zool.) Having a tapered tail, with the middle feathers longest; - said of birds.
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Other bird species recently discovered in Qatar include the Chaffinch, White-crowned Wheatear, Kurdish Wheatear, a presumed Crested-European Honey Buzzard hybrid, as well as an out-of-the-blue first-time sighting of 30 to 40 Pin-tailed Sandgrouses in the North West, the UK-based Ornithologist revealed.
"In Daraa, I documented 35 species of the breeding birds' nests and I recorded birds seen for the first time in Syria like " Pin-tailed Sand Grouse", the Butcher and the Partridge," al-Zoubi said.
New species of birds and fish (barn owls, mallard and pin-tailed ducks and salmon) have been appearing near the community.
There is a one-bird daily limit on pin-tailed ducks in all seasons.