Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Order - Passeriformes
Family - Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Eurasian Tree Sparrow
Passer montanus
树麻雀
_________________________________________________________________________________

    Size : 14-15 cm, 17-30 g
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Passer montanus montanus (Linnaeus, 1758)
    – from Europe E through NC Asia to Kamchatka and Commander Is, S to Mediterranean islands, Turkey, N Kazakhstan, NE Mongolia and NE China (N Inner Mongolia).
  • Passer montanus transcaucasicus (Buturlin, 1906)
    – E Asia Minor and Caucasus region S to Armenia and E to N Iran (N of Elburz Mts).
  • Passer montanus dilutus (Richmond, 1896)
    – Caspian Sea E to S Kazakhstan, NW China and W & S Mongolia.
  • Passer montanus kansuensis (Stresemann, 1932)
    – N Gansu and Tsaidam Basin, in N China.
  • Passer montanus tibetanus (Stuart Baker, 1925)
    – S & E Tibetan Plateau and C China (E to SE Qinghai and W Sichuan).
  • Passer montanus dybowskii (Domaniewski, 1915)
    – E Asia from extreme SE Russia (lower R Amur) S to NE China (E Inner Mongolia and Liaoning) and N Korea.
  • Passer montanus iubilaeus (Reichenow, 1907)
    – E China from Beijing S to E Sichuan and lower R Yangtze.
  • Passer montanus obscuratus (Jacobi, 1923)
    – Nepal E to NE India.
  • Passer montanus malaccensis (A. J. C. Dubois, 1885)
    – SE Asia from Myanmar E to Indochina and SE China (including Hainan), S to Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Java, S Philippines, Sulawesi and Lesser Sundas.
  • Passer montanus saturatus (Stejneger, 1885)
    – Sakhalin I, S Kurils, Japan, S Korea, Ryukyu Is, Taiwan, Philippines, N Borneo and N Indonesian islands.

    Introduced (nominate race) in E USA, where now found in extreme EC Missouri and WC Illinois; also (probably malaccensis) in SE Australia, where now present SE Victoria and SE New South Wales (N to about Sydney).

Passer montanus ssp. malaccensis
Date : 20 February 2016
Location : Taiping Lake Garden, Taiping, Daerah Larut, Matang & Selama, Perak

Passer montanus ssp. malaccensis
Date : 30 August 2015
Location : Kampung Permatang, Seri Manjung, Daerah Manjung, Perak

Passer montanus ssp. malaccensis
Date : 30 August 2015
Location : Kampung Permatang, Seri Manjung, Daerah Manjung, Perak

Passer montanus ssp. malaccensis
Date : 30 August 2015
Location : Kampung Permatang, Seri Manjung, Daerah Manjung, Perak

Passer montanus ssp. malaccensis
Date : 30 August 2015
Location : Kampung Permatang, Seri Manjung, Daerah Manjung, Perak

Passer montanus ssp. malaccensis
Date : 30 August 2015
Location : Kampung Permatang, Seri Manjung, Daerah Manjung, Perak

No comments:

Post a Comment