Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
Described by: Temminck (1820)
Alternate common name(s): Rufous-tailed Scrub-robin, Rufous Bush-robin, Rufous Bushchat, Grayish Scrub-robin, Greyish Scrub-robin, Rufous Scrub-robin, Rufous-tailed Bush-robin, Gray-backed Scrub-robin, Grey-backed Scrub-robin
Old scientific name(s): Erythropygia galactotes
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RangeSw. and se. Europe, n. Africa through the Middle East to c. Asia;
(1) W. Mediterranean region of Europe from the s. Spain and North Africa in n. Mauritania and Morocco.
Winters s. of the Sahara.
(2) E. Mediterranean in se. Europe (Balkans), Turkey, s. to n. Syria, n. and c. Egypt (Nile River valley) s. to n. Sahara, and n. Arabia.
Winters in e. Africa.
(3) S. Saudia Arabia and Iran through Transcaucasus, n. to ec. Caspian Sea, Aral Sea and Lake Balkhash, and the Middle East to n. Pakistan s. to Baluchistan, and nw. India.
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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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