Thursday, 25 September 2014

Order - Passeriformes
Family - Motacillidae (Pipits & Wagtails)
Eastern Yellow Wagtail
Motacilla tschutschensis
黄鹡鸰
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    Size : 16.5 cm, 24-35 g
    Male 12·3–26·4 g; Female 11·2–22·6 g
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Motacilla tschutschensis tschutschensis (Gmelin, JF, 1789)
    – Breeds eastern Siberia south to western Transbaikalia, southern Siberia, northern Mongolia, Kamchatka, Commander and northern Kurile Islands, and extreme northwestern North America; winters to southeastern China (and Taiwan?), the Philippines, and southeastern Asia from Myanmar east to Indochina and south to Indonesia.
  • Motacilla tschutschensis plexa (Gmelin, JF, 1789)
    – Breeds northern Siberia; winter range incompletely known, but winters in southeast Asia, west perhaps to India.

Date : 02 April 2017
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Date : 02 April 2017
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Date : 06 November 2016
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Date : 25 October 2015
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

Date : 19 December 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Dearah Kampar, Perak


Subspecies : simillima (according to bro Tou Jing Yi)
a.k.a. Bering Sea Yellow Wagtail or Short-tailed Grey-headed Wagtail
Date : 06 September 2014
Location : Malim Nawar Wetland, Daerah Kampar, Perak

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