Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Siberian Rubythroat

Siberian Rubythroat Luscinia calliope

Described by: Pallas (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Rubythroat, Common Rubythroat, Red-necked Nightingale
Old scientific name(s): Erithacus calliope


Siberia, Russia - Jun, 2004 © Valery Moseykin  Siberia, Russia - Jun, 2004 © Valery Moseykin 
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E. Siberia to n. Japan and c. China;
Two populations;
W. of the Ural Mountains and Altai Mountains n. to Arctic Circle and e. to Anadyrland and Kamchatka. Mongolia, c. and ne. China, the Kuril Is. And n. Japan (Hokkaido).
During migration in s. China (Mai Po Marsh, Hong Kong).
Winters in Taiwan, Philippines, Palau and Indochina.


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


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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