Kurdish wheatear – Oenanthe xanthoprymna – is a migratory Asian wheatear of Type – sallyer, Family Muscicapidae and Order Passeriformes. It is found as a summer breeder to SW Asia, and migrates a short distance S, to winter in southern Arabia and NE Africa, In the AWB Region it is a summer breeder to SE Turkey, W and Central Iran and E Iraq and it winters in S KSA, UAE, Oman and Yemen. It also winters in the African coastal areas of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden to the Horn of Africa.
Type - sallyer - Summer Habitat - open mountainous arid rocky hillsides, Winter Habitat - also more lowland hillsides in scrubby semi-desert areas. Order: Passeriformes Family: Muscicapidae Genus: Oenanthe Species - Oenanthe xanthoprymna Kurdish wheatear - Species - ebird.org Kurdish wheatear - Species sheet - wikipedia.org Kurdish wheatear - Database - avibase Kurdish wheatear - Birds - oiseaux.net Kurdish wheatear - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org Additional Material... Kurdish wheatear - Images - google.com Kurdish wheatear - Video - youtube.com Kurdish wheatear - Datazone - birdlife.org