Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Sparrows :: Rock Petronia
Rock Petronia Petronia petronia
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Rock Sparrow, Eurasian Rock-sparrow, European Rock-sparrow, Streaked Rock-sparrow
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) S. Europe in Portugal and Spain, c. and s. Italy, and nw. Africa (Morocco including Madeira and the Canary Is.) to the Balkans, s. Russia n. to se. Ukraine, and Turkey.
(2) N. Africa (Morocco, Algeria, and nw. Libya).
(3) S. Syria and Israel.
(4) Caucausus, Iraq and Iran.
(5) N. Caspian Sea region and Aral Sea, n. Iran, Pakistan and s. Kazakhstan.
(6) S. Siberia, Mongolia, w. and c. China.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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