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Saxaul Sparrow

Passer ammodendri ammodendri (Gould, 1872)

Саксаульный воробей | Сексеуіл торғайы
male

2018-05-11
Kyzylkum desert, Kyzylorda oblast.
© Sergey Kornev

Description

The upper parts background color is more buff-greyish, less ashy-grey; the black neck strip is narrower; the longitudinal black streaks on the mantle are narrower and less on number than on nigricans. Male wing length 73.3-77.0 (75.1) mm.

Distribution

Breeds and occurs on migration in Kyzylkum desert adjoined to Syrdarya river (Airkum, Alabie etc.), in Baygakum area (near Kzyl-Orda) and probably in Besuly coomb. On July on Aral Sea islands the moulting birds were recorded.

References

Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999. Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. "Птицы Казахстана" том 5. "Наука". Алма-Ата, 1974. А.Ф.Ковшарь "Певчие птицы". Алма-Ата, "Кайнар", 1983. "Жизнь Животных" том 5. Птицы. Москва. "Просвещение", 1970.

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relative taxons

Passer ammodendri
(Gould, 1872)
Passer ammodendri nigricans
(Stepanyan, 1961)

synonyms

Passer ammodendri korejewi
(Zarudny et Harms, 1902)

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