Blue-headed Wagtail

Blue-headed Wagtail

Summary:

Literature Blue-Headed Wagtail
[order] Passeriformes |

Blue-Headed Wagtail determination[order] Passeriformes | [family] Motacillidae | [latin] Motacilla flava | [UK] Blue-Headed Wagtail | [FR] Bergeronnette printanière | [DE] Schafstelze | [ES] Lavandera Boyera | [IT] Cutrettola | [NL] Gele Kwikstaart


Literature

Title
Phylogeographic patterns in Motacilla flava and Motacilla citreola: species limits and population history
Author(s): Alexandra Pavlova, Robert M. Zink, Sergei V. Drovetski, Yaroslav Redkin, and Sievert Rohwer
Abstract: We conducted phylogeographic analyses of Motacilla fl ava (Yellow Wagtail) and
M. citreola (Citrine Wagtail). We analyzed mitochondrial DNA sequences from 167 M. fl ava
specimens obtained from 17 localities throughout Eurasia and Alaska, and 38 spe..[more]..
Source: The Auk 120(3):744-758, 2003
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Title
Communal roosting of Linnets (Carduelis cannabina) and Blue-headed Wagtails (Motacilla flava) at post-breeding period in Western Poland.
Author(s): Surmacki A, Lorek G & Tryjanowski P.
Abstract: Communal roosting of Linnets (Carduelis cannabina) and Blue-headed Wagtails (Motacilla flava) at post-breeding period in Western Poland..[more]..
Source: Vogelwarte. vol 40, no 1-2. p. 146-148
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Title
Climate change and spring migration in the Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava : an Afrotropical perspective
Author(s): Christopher Paul Bell
Abstract: Timing of pre-migratory fattening among Yellow Wagtails Motacilla flava wintering in Nigeria pre-1980 is compared with that in the period 2004-2006 to determine whether this has been affected by trends towards earlier spring phenology in Europe over ..[more]..
Source: J Ornithol (2007) 148 (Suppl 2):S495-S499
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All of Motacillidae

  1. American Pipit
  2. Anthus rubescens
  1. Berthelots Pipit
  2. Anthus berthelotii
  1. Blue-headed Wagtail
  2. Motacilla flava
  1. Blyths Pipit
  2. Anthus godlewskii
  1. Citrine Wagtail
  2. Motacilla citreola
  1. Grey Wagtail
  2. Motacilla cinerea
  1. Meadow Pipit
  2. Anthus pratensis
  1. Tawny Pipit
  2. Anthus campestris
  1. Tree Pipit
  2. Anthus trivialis
  1. Water Pipit
  2. Anthus spinoletta
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