Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Red-tailed Wheatear

Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe xanthoprymna

Described by: Hemprich; Ehrenberg (1833)
Alternate common name(s): Chestnut-rumped Wheatear, Red-rumped Wheatear, Rufous-rumped Wheatear, Persian Wheatear
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Sur, Oman - Oct 29, 2004 © Aurélien Audevard  Sur, Oman - Oct 29, 2004 © Aurélien Audevard  Tiwi, Oman - Oct 27, 2004 © Aurélien Audevard 
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Mountains of se. Turkey and Armenia to ex. sw. Iran. Possibly also ex. ne. Iraq.
Winters in ne. Africa (e. Egypt, Sinai, s. Arabian Peninsula, e. Sudan, Eritrea, and ne. Somalia).


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


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