Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bustards :: Little Bustard
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Otis tetrax
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RangeW. Europe. E. Europe and wc. Asia;
Nw. France to Portugal (Moura e Braancos, Mourao and Montados e. of Evora on the border with Spain and Castro Verde), Spain (Villafafila, Spanish steppes, Spanish Zamora in the Duero River Basin and Extremadura Province in the Tajo River Basins), s. Italy, Sardinia, Balkans, n. Greece and nw. Africa (Merja Zerga Lagoon, n. Morocco). Turkey (Konya Basin) e. to Ukraine and Black Sea e. to Caspian Sea s. to the Caucasus, Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, Turkestan, Kirghiz steppes and the Altai, sw. Transcaspia, n. Iran, w. and ne. China, Mongolia and cs. Siberia in Transbaicalia.
Winters in Syria and nw. India.
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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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