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White Wagtail

Motacilla alba alba (Linnaeus, 1758)

Белая трясогузка | Ақ шақшақай

2009-05-06
Fetisovo, Mangyshlak peninsula, Eastern Caspian Sea
© Andrey Kovalenko

Description

The mantle is grey, throat is black. No black stripe between bill and nape. White edges on greater and median wing coverts and tertials are narrower; white on the wing is less extensive than on dukhunensis.

Distribution

Breeds in Volga-Ural region including Ural valley.

References

Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. 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 alba
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Motacilla alba dukhunensis
(Sykes, 1832)
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Motacilla alba ocularis
(Swinhoe, 1860)
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Motacilla alba baicalensis
(Swinhoe, 1871)
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Motacilla (alba x personata)
(hb)
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