Siberian Stonechat Added as a Full Species

The Taxonomic Sub-committee (TSC) of the BOURC have just published their 7th report in IBIS and have ‘upgraded’ some species formally regarded as sub-species. The one that effects us most in Cornwall is Siberian Stonechat, which can now be added to the county list!! For the full report see link below:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1474-919X.2011.01155.x/pdf

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