Meadow Bunting

Emberiza cioides - Bruant à longue queue

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Emberizidés

  • Genus
    :

    Emberiza

  • Species
    :

    cioides

Descriptor

von Brandt, JF, 1843

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 17 à 26 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Meadow Bunting (Emberiza cioides) is a species of bird in the Emberizidae family.

Subspecific information 5 Subspecies

  • Emberiza cioides tarbagataica (nw China)
  • Emberiza cioides cioides (sc Siberia and Mongolia)
  • Emberiza cioides weigoldi (se Siberia, n Korea and ne China)
  • Emberiza cioides castaneiceps (e China and s Korea)
  • Emberiza cioides ciopsis (Sakhalin and Kuril Is., Japan)

Foreign names

  • Bruant à longue queue,
  • Escribano de Brandt,
  • Escrevedeira de Brandt,
  • Wiesenammer,
  • mezei sármány,
  • Weidegors,
  • Zigolo campestre,
  • Ängssparv,
  • Engspurv,
  • strnádka hnedá,
  • strnad Brandtův,
  • Engværling,
  • niittysirkku,
  • sit mostatxut,
  • Teigtittlingur,
  • trznadel łąkowy,
  • pļavu stērste,
  • travniški strnad,
  • Красноухая овсянка,
  • ホオジロ,
  • 三道眉草鹀,
  • 草鵐〔三道眉草鵐〕,

Voice song and cries

Bruant à longue queue
♂ adult post breeding

Habitat

Forest : Temperate ; Shrubland : Temperate ; Grassland : Temperate

Geographic range

Illustration

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