Western Rock Nuthatch

Sitta neumayer - Sittelle de Neumayer

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Sittidés

  • Genus
    :

    Sitta

  • Species
    :

    neumayer

Descriptor

Michahelles, 1830

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 14 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 23 à 25 cm.
  • Weight
    : 30 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Western Rock Nuthatch (Sitta neumayer) is a species of bird in the Sittidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Sitta neumayer neumayer (se Europe and Turkey to the Caucasus and n Iran, n Iraq, w Syria and n Israel)
  • Sitta neumayer tschitscherini (w Iran)
  • Sitta neumayer plumbea (sc Iran)

Foreign names

  • Sittelle de Neumayer,
  • Trepador rupestre occidental,
  • Trepadeira-rupestre do Levante,
  • Felsenkleiber,
  • kövi csuszka,
  • Rotsklever,
  • Picchio muratore di roccia,
  • Klippnötväcka,
  • Klippespettmeis,
  • brhlík skalný,
  • brhlík skalní,
  • Klippespætmejse,
  • kallionakkeli,
  • pica-soques roquer occidental,
  • Steinigða,
  • kowalik skalny,
  • klinšu dzilnītis,
  • skalni brglez,
  • Малый скальный поползень,
  • イワゴジュウカラ,
  • 岩,
  • 岩鳾,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) :

Geographic range

Sources of information

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