Irania gutturalis (Guérin-Méneville, 1843)
Family: Passeriformes > Muscicapidae
Resembling a Redstart but living in much more scrubby habitats, the White-throated Robin breeds in south-west Asia and migrates to eastern Africa for the winter. It is an extremely rare visitor to Britain.
With just a couple of British records, the species was added to the British List on the basis of a female that was present for several days on Skokholm, Pembrokeshire in May 1990.
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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.
This species is a rare vagrant and was recorded during Bird Atlas 2007–11 as shown on the map.
Occupied 10-km squares in UK
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about White-throated Robin, 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: WHTRO | Euring: 11170|
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