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
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Range(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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