Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Shrikes :: Brown Shrike

Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Japanese Shrike, Red-tailed Shrike
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Selangor, Malaysia - Sep 19, 2003 © Alister Benn  Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China - May 21, 2006 © Mark Harper 
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(1) E. Asia in n. Mongolia, China (e, Inner Mongolia to e. Szechwan) to India.
Winters s. to ne. Africa and India.
(2) Ne. Asia s. to Kamchatka and Sakhalin Is.
Winters in Thailand and Malaya.
(3) E. China, Korea, and n. Japan.
Winters in the Sundas.
(4) China (s. Shensi, Hopeh, Fukien, Kiangsi dn Kwangsi), Philippines, n. Borneo, n. Sulawesi and n. Moluccas.
Winters in s. China, Taiwan and Hainan.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Biological Research Information Center, BRIC of Korea


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


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