Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Lanceolated Warbler

Lanceolated Warbler Locustella lanceolata

Described by: Temminck (1840)
Alternate common name(s): Streaked Warbler, Grasshopper-warbler, Streaked Grasshopper-warbler
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Socheong, South Korea - May 22, 2005 © Nial Moores/Birds Korea  Happy Island, China - 1999 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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N. Palearctic;
Fragmented distribution at the w. and e. extremes of its range;
(1) W. Europe (s. Finland), nc. Russia (Karelia, Perm, and w. Ural Mountains) and c. and s. Siberia e. to lower Kolyma River, Sea of Okhotsk, and Kamchatka and s. to Altai, Amurland, and Ussuriland, ex. n. Mongolia, ne. China (Manchuria), and possibly ne. Korea.
Winters in ne. Indian Subcontinent, Malaya, Indochina, n. Philippines and the Greater Sundas (Sumatra, w. Java, and n. Borneo).
(2) Sakhalin Is., s. Kuril Is., and n. Japan (Hokkaido and possibly n. Honshu).
Winters in se. Asia.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Pintails Home (Kim Hyun-Tae)
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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