Perisoreus internigrans (Thayer & Bangs, 1912) sec. Droege, G., Corvids of the World

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Perisoreus internigrans (Thayer & Bangs, 1912) sec. Droege, G., Corvids of the World

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Common Name

English: Sichuan JayA; German: Tibetischer UnglückshäherB

Distribution

Asia-Temperate China (China North-CentralnativeC, China South-Central (SichuannativeA,B,1), Qinghai (QinghainativeC), Tibet (TibetnativeA,C)), Asia-Tropical Indian Subcontinent (East Himalaya (Arunachal Pradeshnative: presence questionableA,2))
1. found often near Karlong and Merge, Songpan in 1931; only one record (25.09.1931) south from Litang (see Schäfer 1938), 2. Possible in NE Arunachal

Habitat

China, Sichuan: 3500-4300 m, palaearctic thick conifer forestsB montane conifer forestsA

Voice

Calls include a plaintive mewing and a high-pitched, upslurred kyip, kyip, latter sometimes in rapid series.A

Bibliography

A. Rasmussen, P.C. & Anderton, J.C., Birds of South Asia. The Ripley Guide., 2nd edition, 1 and 2. 2012: 594 [8772]
B. E. Schäfer, Ornithologische Ergebnisse zweier Forschungsreisen nach Tibet in Journal für Ornithologie 86, Sonderheft. 1938: 264 [45]
C. The Howard and Moore complete checklist of the birds of the world. 3rd Edition. 2003