Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Rock Bunting

Rock Bunting Emberiza cia

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Meadow Bunting, Eurasian Rock-bunting
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Guarda, Portugal - Apr 29, 2002 © Jose Viana  Gredos, Castilla y Leon, Spain - Apr 30, 2003 © Pascal Dubois  Spain - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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(1) Iberian Peninsula through s. Europe n. to c. France, Germany, Hungary (Borzsony), Balkans, Sardinia, Sicily, Cyprus to w. Turkey.
(2) Coastal mountains of s. Spain and North Africa (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia).
(3) Crimea, ne. Turkey and nw. Iran (Caucasus).
(4) C. Asia from n. and c. Iran, Transcaspia e. to Turkestan and n. to e. Kazakhstan (s. Altai Mountains), and sw. Siberia, Afghanistan, n. Pakistan, nw. India (Kashmir), Nepal, w. China, and sw. Tibet.


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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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