Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Siskins, Crossbills and Allies :: Red Crossbill

Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Common Crossbill, Crossbill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors

Photographs

Colorado, USA - Date unknown © Steve Messick  Colorado, USA - Date unknown © Steve Messick  TrÍves, Rhone, Rhone-Alpes, France - Mar 17, 2002 © Pascal Dubois  TrÍves, Rhone, Rhone-Alpes, France - Mar 17, 2002 © Pascal Dubois  Colorado, USA - Sep, 2004 © Nancy Bell 
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Range

Circumpolar;
Holarctic;
(1) N. Europe in c. and s. British Isles (Ireland, s. Scotland and England), n. Scandinavia, e. across n. Russia to c. Siberia, and the Sea of Okhotsk s. to Balkans, and Turkey.
(2) Corsica and Sardinia.
(3) Balearic Is.
(4) N. Algeria and Tunisia.
(5) Cyprus:;
(6) S. Russia in the sw. Crimea to the Caucasus.
(7) E. Kazakhstan (Altai Mountains) and Lake Balkhash area.
(8) W. China (Sinkiang).
(9) Himalayas of n. Pakistan, n. India (Kashmir), se. Tibet and w. China.
Winters s. to n. Burma.
(10) S. Vietnam.
(11) Ne. Asia in n. Mongolia, ne. China, Kuril Is. and Japan.
Winters s. in ec. China and s. Japan.
(12) N. Philippines (nw. Luzon).
(13) E. Canada (Newfoundland).
Winters in ne. United States.
(14) S. Canada in c. Saskatchewan, c. Manitoba, to Nova Scotia, and n. United States s. to the Great Plains of nw. Nebraska, sc. Iowa, c. Minnesota, n. Wisconsin, c. and se. Michigan, and Pennsylvania.
Winters in e. United States.
(15) S. Alaska e. from the base of the Alaskan Peninsula and Kodiak Is., to w. Canada from s. Yukon, s. Mackenzie, n. Alberta and nw. Saskatchewan, and w. United States s. in the mountains of Calfiornia.
Winters in s. United States.
(16) Sw. United States in s. California and n. Baja, s. Nevada, c. and se. Arizona, New Mexico and w. Texas.
(17) S. United States in the Appalachians of e. Tennessee and w. North Carolina, and mountains of Mexico.
(18) Lowland pine savannas of Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, e. Honduras, and nc. Nicaragua.

Videos

No videos are available for this species

Sounds

Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Telpost Parnassia
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics

References

Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.

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