Tag Archives: endemic species and subspecies

A new North African subspecies of Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)

Svensson, L. 2015. A new North African subspecies of Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 135: 69–76. Summary: In this recent taxonomic paper, Lars Svensson described a new subspecies of Common Chaffinch from north Cyrenaica, Libya: Fringilla … Continue reading

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Post-release monitoring of Double-spurred Francolin (Francolinus bicalcaratus ayesha) in Morocco

Post-release monitoring of a critically endangered galliform subspecies, Francolinus bicalcaratus ayesha, in Morocco: a field study using playback call counts Continue reading

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Monitoring Mediterranean Lesser Crested Terns (Thalasseus bengalensis emigratus) in Libya

Monitoring Mediterranean Lesser Crested Terns (Thalasseus bengalensis emigratus), an endemic seabird, in Libya Continue reading

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Analyse écologique et aspects patrimoniaux des oiseaux nicheurs de la région des Babors occidentales (Bejaia, Algérie)

Ecological analysis and patrimonial value of the breeding birds in the western Babors range in North-East Algeria.
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Analyse écologique et aspects patrimoniaux des oiseaux nicheurs de la région des Babors occidentales (Bejaia, Algérie) Continue reading

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On the systematic status of the Cyrenaic Partridge (Alectoris barbata)

Spanò, S., Pellegrino, I., & Borgo, E. (2013). On the systematic status of the Cyrenaic Partridge (Alectoris barbata Reichenow, 1896). Avocetta 37: 145-148. PDF from CISO – Centro Italiano Studi Ornitologici Abstract: Some considerations on the morphological features that differentiate Alectoris … Continue reading

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Maghreb Wheatear (Oenanthe halophila) could be a new North African endemic

Oenanthe halophila could be a new North African endemic, but not for now
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Oenanthe halophila pourrait être une nouvelle espèce endémique pour l’Afrique du Nord, mais pas pour l’instant. Continue reading

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