Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor

Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor

The Great Grey Shrike (Lanius excubitor) is a large songbird species in the shrike family (Laniidae). Breeding takes place in northern Europe and Asia, and in North America, Canada and Alaska. Most populations migrate south in winter to temperate regions. The Great Grey Shrike is carnivorous, and mostly eats rodents.

Factsheet: Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor 


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