Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: White-tailed Wheatear
White-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga
Described by: Brehm, C. L. (1855)
Alternate common name(s): White-rumped Black Wheatear, White-crowned Black Wheatear, White-crowned Wheatear, White-rumped Wheatear
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSaharan Africa and Arabian Peninsula;
(1) Sahara Desert of se. Morocco, inland n. Algeria and Tunisia (Jbil National Park).
(2) Egypt, Sinai Peninsula n. to the Dead Sea. Isolated populations in Saudi Arabia (Red Sea) and possibly s. Iraq and sw. Iran.
(3) Rio de Oro, s. Mauritania, n. Mali, s. Niger, c. Chad, n. Sudan, ne. Ethiopia, Eritrea, and Djibouti.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Frans van der Veen
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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