Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Thrushes and Allies :: Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Common Rock-thrush, Rufous-tailed Rock-thrush, Rock Thrush, Mountain Rock-thrush, European Rock-thrush
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNw. Africa across s. Europe to c. Asia;
Mountains of nw. Africa (c. and n. Morocco and c. Algeria), across s. and c. Europe in Portugal and Spain, se. France, Switzerland, Poland s. in Hungary (Zemplen) and Mediterranean region, Balkans, s. Russia (Crimea), Turkey, Near East, n. Iraq, Iran (Caucasus) s. Transcaspia, Turkestan, e. Kazakhstan and Afghanistan e. to Lake Baikal, Mongolia, and nw. and c. China (Inner Mongolia).
Winters to c. Africa, n. India, and rarely in s. Asia.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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