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Grey-headed Wagtail

Motacilla flava thunbergi (Billberg, 1828)

Желтая трясогузка | Сары шақшақай

2015-04-04
Sorbulak.
© Askar Isabekov

Description

The head is dark-grey, darker than on flava; the ear coverts are usually blackish not grey; white supercilium no or faint; the chin is yellow sometimes white.

Distribution

On migration occurs throughout in Kazakhstan. On Chokpak Pass migrates 1 April – 25 May and 2 September – 26 September; on Sorbulak lake 31 March – 25 May and 2 September – 23 September.

References

Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005.
"Птицы Казахстана" том 3. "Наука". Алма-Ата, 1970.
В.К.Рябицев. "Птицы Урала, Приуралья и Западной Сибири". Екатеринбург, Изд-во Уральского университета, 2000.
Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999.

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relative taxons

Motacilla flava
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Motacilla flava beema
(Sykes, 1832)
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Motacilla flava flava
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Motacilla flava zaissanensis
(Polyakov, 1911)
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Motacilla flava leucocephala
(Przevalski, 1887)
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synonyms

Motacilla flava borealis
(Sundevall, 1842)
Motacilla flava plexus
(Thayer et Bangs, 1914)
Motacilla flava angarensis
(Sushkin, 1925)

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