Siberian Stonechat Saxicola maurus

Rare vagrant. Until 2011, the Asian taxa of Stonechats were regarded as subspecies of the Common Stonechat Saxicola torquata but that taxon has now been split into three species: European Stonechat S. rubicola,  Siberian Stonechat S. maurus and Stejneger's Stonechat S. stejnegeri (see Holt et al. 2017 for a summary).

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