Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Nuthatches :: Persian Nuthatch
Persian Nuthatch Sitta tephronota
Described by: Sharpe (1872)
Alternate common name(s): Eastern Rock-nuthatch, Greater Rock-nuthatch, Great Nuthatch
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) C. Asia from ec. and e. Turkey, n. Iraq, and sw. Iran.
(2) s. Transcaucasia to n. and c. Iran and ne. Turkey.
(3) E. Turkmenistan to se. Kazakhstan, Afghanistan and w. Pakistan (Baluchistan).
(4) Sw. Turkmenistan and ne. Iran to Uzbekistan (Kyzylkum Desert).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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