Taxonomy conform IOC World Bird List

Distribution

  • Breeding range => Palearctic, Oriental Region : widespread Europe and Macaronesia s to nw Africa and e to e Russia through Mongolia, ne China, Korean Peninsula, and Kyushu (s Japan); also e Kazakhstan to Afghanistan and w, c Himalayas
  • Nonbreeding range => Africa, Oriental Region : n, e Africa to s, se Asia, Ryukyu Is. (s Japan), Philippines, Indonesian Archipelago, New Guinea and outlying nw Australian is.

Subspecies

  • M. c. patriciae - Azores (all islands; nw Macaronesia, nw of n Africa)
  • M. c. schmitzi - Madeira and Porto Santo (Madeira group, nc Macaronesia, nw of n Africa)
  • M. c. cinerea - w Europe, w, c Canary Is. (c Macaronesia, nw of w Africa), nw Africa e to e Russia through Mongolia, ne China, Korean Peninsula, and Kyushu (s Japan); also e Kazakhstan to Afghanistan and w, c Himalayas | to e, w Africa, s Asia, Philippines, Indonesian Archipelago, New Guinea and satellites
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Updated at: 2024-02-24 12:33:09
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unknown

adult

juvenile

first winter

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