Iraq Babbler (Turdoides altirostris) - HBW 12, p. 214
French: Cratérope d’Irak
Spanish: Turdoide Iraquí
Taxonomy: Crateropus caudatus altirostris E. J. O. Hartert, 1909, Fao [Al Faw], at mouth of Shatt al Arab river, south-eastern Iraq.
Distribution: R Euphrates plains and nearby wetlands from S Turkey (Birecik) across C Syria to SE Iraq (Euphrates-Tigris delta) and adjacent SW Iran.
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Adult carrying edible thing to their nest
Locality Birecik, Sanlıurfa Province, Turkey
ahmet karataş 2 years ago 4.2
Photo taken in severe sand-storm, north of Ahvaz. Several territorial birds seen and heard singing.
Locality Ahvaz, Khuzestan Province, Iran
Björn Anderson 13 April 2011 2 years ago 3.2