Taxon profile


Grey-backed Shrike
Lanius tephronotus (Vigors, 1831)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Laniidae - shrikes »  genus Lanius

Other names

= Gray-backed Shrike

Least Concern


Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Lanius tephronotus lahulensis Koelz, 1950
subspecies Lanius tephronotus tephronotus (Vigors, 1831)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22705032]

Bird Life [] [as Lanius tephronotus (Vigors, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [60478]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Lanius tephronotus Vigors, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 10.2 [] [as Lanius tephronotus (Vigors, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 1 August 2020
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Lanius tephronotus (Vigors, 1831)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Lanius tephronotus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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