Rufous-breasted Accentor (Prunella strophiata) - HBW 10, p. 510
French: Accenteur à poitrine rousse
Spanish: Acentor Pechirrufo
Taxonomy: A.[ccentor] strophiatus Blyth, 1843, Nepal.
Apparently no close affinities within genus. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- jerdoni (W. E. Brooks, 1872) - E Afghanistan and W Himalayas (from Kumaon E to W Nepal).
- strophiata (Blyth, 1843) - E Himalayas (E from C Nepal), C China (E Qinghai, Gansu and SW Shaanxi S to SE Xizang, N Yunnan and W Sichuan) and N Myanmar.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Adult feeding on ground then shows well in the open. Locality Lijiang, Yunnan, China (Southern)
alibenn 25 December 2008 5 years ago 8 sec 4.3
A bird resting in a tree by the side of a road Locality Dirang, West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh, India (ssp strophiata)
Ron Hoff 4 March 2008 5 years ago 30 sec 3.9
bird sitting on top of a tree Locality Balang Shan, Wolong National Nature Reserve, Wenchuan County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 1 June 2013 30 weeks ago 29 sec 3.8
A back view of a bird perched and looking around Locality Dirang, West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh, India (ssp strophiata)
Ron Hoff 4 March 2008 5 years ago 27 sec 3.4
Adult male perched on a dry twig
Locality Rubber Mountains, Qinghai, China (Northern) (ssp strophiata)
Dubi Shapiro 27 June 2013 24 weeks ago 4.5
Bird on a wire (outskirts of Neora Valley National Park)
Locality Lava, Darjeeling District, West Bengal, India (ssp strophiata)
Agniva 11 February 2013 1 year ago 3.8
A bird at the top of a pine tree
Locality China (Northern) (ssp strophiata)
Nathanael Goldman 8 July 2012 1 year ago 3.6
A perched bird.
Locality Trongsa District, Bhutan (ssp strophiata)
Ken Havard 19 April 2011 2 years ago 3.3
Bird on a branch.
Locality Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh, India
J.M. Garg 10 May 2007 4 years ago 2.5
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