Taxon profile


Siberian Stonechat
Saxicola maurus (Pallas, 1773)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Muscicapidae - chats and Old World flycatchers »  genus Saxicola

Scientific synonyms

Saxicola torquatus maura (Pallas, 1773)
Saxicola maura (Pallas, 1773)

Other names

= Stonechat


Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Saxicola maurus armenicus Stegmann, 1935
subspecies Saxicola maurus hemprichii Ehrenberg, 1833
subspecies Saxicola maurus indicus (Blyth, 1847)
subspecies Saxicola maurus maurus (Pallas, 1773)
subspecies Saxicola maurus przewalskii (Pleske, 1889)

Saxicola maurus przewalskii

subspecies Saxicola maurus variegatus (J. F. Gmelin, 1774) - Stonechat

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [97193]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Saxicola maura (Pallas, 1773)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Saxicola maurus (Pallas, 1773)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 2021
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Saxicola maurus]
Data retrieved on: 12 April 2013
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [as Saxicola maurus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [as Saxicola maura]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.