Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Red-flanked Bluetail
Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus
Described by: Pallas (1773)
Alternate common name(s): Orange-flanked Bush-robin, Siberian Bush-robin, Red-flanked Bush-robin, Blue-tailed Robin, Orange-flanked Bluetail, Bluestart
Old scientific name(s): Luscinia cyanurus, Erithacus cyanurus, Tarsige cyanurus
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RangeN. Europe to ne. Asia, and Himalayas;
(1) Finland, nw. and e. Russia n. to the Arctic Circle and e. across c. and s. Siberia to the Sea of Okhotsk, Kamchatka and Commander Is. then s. to sw. Siberia (Altai Mountains), n. Mongolia, ne. China (Manchuria), Kuril Is. and n. Japan (Hokkaido s. to c. Honshu).
Winters to s. China, Taiwan, and Greater Sundas.
(2) Afghanistan, n. Pakistan and nw. India.
(3) Himalayas of se. Tibet to c. China and Burma.
Winters in Burma and Indochina.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: The Northern Exposure, The Virtual Bird
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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