Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: White-winged Redstart

White-winged Redstart Phoenicurus erythrogaster

Described by: Güldenstädt (1775)
Alternate common name(s): Güldenstädt’s Redstart, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Gueldenstaedt's Redstart, Large White-winged Redstart
Old scientific name(s): Phoenicurus erythrogastrus


Rubber Mountain Pass, China - Jun 19, 2004 © Don Roberson  Khardungla Pass, Ladakh, India - Jul, 2007 © Nikhil Devasar  Nubra Valley, Ladakh, India - Jul, 2007 © Nikhil Devasar 
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Caucasus, Himalayas, and c. Asia;
Two widely separated populations;
(1) Caucasus of n. Iran in the Caucasus.
(2) C. Asia in Transcaucsus, e. Turkestan, e. Kazakhstan, Afghanistan (Pamir Mountains), Himalayas of n. Pakistan and n. India (Kashmir and Ladakh e. to Arunachal Pradesh), Nepal, Sikkim, Tibet, w. and nc. China, Mongolia and sw. Siberia (Altai Mountains and Lake Baikal region).
Winters in ne. China?


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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