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|Wednesday 28th November 2012, 15:04||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Shipston on Stour
Shrike, Great Grey or Southern Grey?
Can anyone help with this Shrike spotted in Tenerife
|Wednesday 28th November 2012, 15:36||#2|
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Leicester, UK
Southern Colin, perhaps Lanius meridionalis koenigii
|Wednesday 28th November 2012, 16:45||#4|
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Koenigi is not really part of Lanius meridionalis, rather belong to North Africa Lanius elegans...
According to Boyd
Your bird should be therefore called DESERT SHRIKE in English
This classification is not yet adpoted by IOC which, however, states:
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