Thrushes (Turdidae)

Black Wheatear (Oenanthe leucura) - HBW 10, p. 793

French: Traquet rieur German: Trauersteinschmätzer Spanish: Collalba Negra

Taxonomy: (Turdus) leucurus J. F. Gmelin, 1789, Gibraltar.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • leucura (J. F. Gmelin, 1789) - E Portugal, Spain and extreme S France.
  • syenitica (Heuglin, 1869) - NW Africa E to NW Libya (Jebel Nafusa).