Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Hooded Wheatear

Hooded Wheatear Oenanthe monacha

Described by: Temminck (1825)
Alternate common name(s): Hooded Chat
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Eilat, Israel - Mar 29, 2001 © Alain Fossť  Eilat, Israel - Mar 29, 2001 © Alain Fossť  United Arab Emirates - Jan, 1997 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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Ex. ne. Africa, ne and sw. Arabian Peninsula and sw. Middle East;
Fragmented distribution;
E. Egypt, ne. Sudan and Ethiopia e. to Sinai Peninsula, and Dead Sea, c. and e. Arabia, Jordan (Wadi Mujib and Wadi Dana-Finan), Oman, c. and s. Iran, s. Afghanistan, s. Pakistan and possibly nw. India.


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


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