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Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Redstart, White-fronted Redstart, Eurasian Redstart, European Redstart
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Messanges, Landes, Aquitaine, France - Aug 17, 2002 © Alain Fossť  Messanges, Landes, Aquitaine, France - Aug 17, 2002 © Alain Fossť 
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Europe, and nw. Africa to the Middle East and c. Asia;
(1) Europe from the British Isles and n. Scandinavia across nw. and c. Russia to w. Siberia and n. Africa to c. Asia in Transcaucasus, s. Kazakhstan and probably nw. Afghanistan.
Winters in w. and e. Africa.
(2) N. Iraq, Iran (Caucasus), and s. Russia.
Winters in ne. Africa and s. Arabia.
(3) Sw. Iberian Peninsula and nw. Africa.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Jeff Blincows Sound Gallery
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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