Calliope calliope (Pallas, 1776)
Family: Passeriformes > Muscicapidae
A relative of the Nightingale, only the male Siberian Rubythroat has the jewel-like red throat that gives this species its name.
With a breeding range that extends from central to eastern Asia, this species winters in south-east Asia and the Philippines, and is an extremely rare visitor to Britain. Most of the handful of British records come from Shetland.
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Status and Trends
Population size and trends and patterns of distribution based on BTO surveys and atlases with data collected by BTO volunteers.
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about Siberian Rubythroat, including statistics on nesting, eggs and lifespan based on BTO ringing and nest recording data.
Sample sizes are too small to report Productivity and Nesting statistics for this species.
|Field Codes||5-letter code: SIBRU | Euring: 11050|
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