Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Ortolan Bunting
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Ortolan
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Scandinavia to w. and s. Russia and Poland (Biebrza Marsh) s. to n. Mediterranean region including Crete, and Turkey to n. Iran, and nw. Afghanistan, Transcaspia, w. Caspian Sea region e. to Kirghiz steppes, and sw. Siberia.
Winters in the Mediterranean Basin, Africa just s. of the Sahara (Senegal, Sudan), Arabia, and Iran.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Telpost Parnassia
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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