Grey Wagtail

Grey Wagtail


Literature Grey Wagtail
[order] Passeriformes |

Grey Wagtail determination[order] Passeriformes | [family] Motacillidae | [latin] Motacilla cinerea | [UK] Grey Wagtail | [FR] Bergeronnette des ruisseaux | [DE] Gebirgstelze | [ES] Lavandera CascadeƱa | [IT] Ballerina gialla | [NL] Grote Gele Kwikstaart

Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Motacilla cinerea robusta
  2. Motacilla cinerea melanope
  3. Motacilla cinerea cinerea
  4. Motacilla cinerea canariensis
  5. Motacilla cinerea schmitzi
  6. Motacilla cinerea patriciae
  7. Motacilla cinerea EU widespread


Effects of parental effort on second brood, moult and survival in the Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Author(s): Klemp S. 2000
Abstract: Negative effects of current reproductive effort on components of future reproduction, called the `cost of reproduction’, have been shown experimentally in a wide range of avian species . A possible mechanism for the mediation of these costs between s..[more]..
Source: Ardea 88(1) : 91-98
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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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