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The rock pipit (Anthus petrosus) and American pipit (Anthus rubescens) were formerly included as subspecies of water pipit, but are now considered separate species.
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“Water pipit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20pipit. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.
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