What is wheatear?

  • (noun): Small songbird of northern America and Eurasia having a distinctive white rump.

Wheatear

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Mourning Wheatear
... The Mourning Wheatear (Oenanthe lugens) is a bird, one of 14 species of wheatear found in the Palearctic region ... The Mourning Wheatear was first described by Lichenstein in 1823 ... An intriguing dark morph of the Mourning Wheatear (the so-called Basalt Wheatear) occurs in the basalt desert of NE Jordan ...
List Of Birds Of Ireland - Old World Flycatchers and Chats
... a record of a bird accepted as either Black Wheatear or White-tailed Wheatear ... European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola White-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura (A) Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Pied ...
List Of Birds Of The Seychelles - Old World Flycatchers
... Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus (A) Whinchat Saxicola rubetra (A) Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe (A) Pied Wheatear Oenanthe pleschanka (A) Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe ...
Wheatear - Behaviour
... Wheatears are terrestrial insectivorous birds of open, often dry, country ... They often nest in rock crevices or disused burrows ...
List Of Birds Of Egypt - Old World Flycatchers
... rubetra European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola White-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga Hooded Wheatear Oenanthe monacha Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Mourning ...