Isabelline Shrike

Lanius isabellinus - Pie-grièche isabelle

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Laniidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lanius

  • Species
    :

    isabellinus

Descriptor

Hemprich Ehrenberg, 1833

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 25 à 28 cm.
  • Weight
    : 24 à 38 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Isabelline Shrike (Lanius isabellinus) is a species of bird in the Laniidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Lanius isabellinus isabellinus (n China, Mongolia and s Russia)
  • Lanius isabellinus arenarius (nw China)
  • Lanius isabellinus tsaidamensis (wc China)

Foreign names

  • Pie-grièche isabelle,
  • Alcaudón isabel,
  • Picanço-isabel,
  • Isabellwürger,
  • pusztai gébics,
  • Daurische Klauwier,
  • Averla isabellina,
  • Isabellatörnskata,
  • Rødhalevarsler,
  • strakoš hrdzavochvostý,
  • ťuhýk středoasijský,
  • Isabellatornskade,
  • punapyrstölepinkäinen,
  • capsigrany pàŀlid,
  • Bleiksvarri,
  • dzierzba pustynna,
  • rudastes čakste,
  • bledi srakoper,
  • Буланый жулан,
  • アカオモズ,
  • 荒漠伯劳,
  • 棕尾伯勞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Illustration

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