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Eurasian Magpie
Pica pica (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Pica

Scientific:
  Pica pica

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.106

Protonym:
  Corvus Pica

Avibase ID:
  FBBBA943D3AB65E8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FBBBA943

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179720

Geographic range:

  • Pica pica [pica or galliae]: Europe, from the British Isles, France, and southern Scandinavia to eastern Europe and Asia Minor
  • Pica pica fennorum: N Scandinavia and w Russia
  • Pica pica [bactriana or hemileucoptera]: western and southern Siberia (east to Lake Baikal) and central Asia, south to the Caucasus region east to Pakistan and northwestern India
  • Pica pica leucoptera: s Transbaikalia to e Mongolia and Altai Mountains
  • Pica pica melanotos: Iberian Peninsula
  • Pica pica camtschatica: N shores of Sea of Okhotsk to Kamchatka Peninsula
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Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Eurasian Magpie
German:
  Elster
Spanish:
  Urraca común
French:
  Pie bavarde
Chinese:
  喜鹊


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Eurasian Magpie ( Pica pica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Eurasian Magpie [Black-billed] ( Pica pica [pica])
Clements, version 2018:
   Eurasian Magpie ( Pica pica) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
   Eurasian Magpie ( Pica pica) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Pica [pica or serica] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3 


Other synonyms

German: Elster
English: Eurasian Magpie, Eurasian Magpie [Black-billed]
Spanish: Urraca común
French: Pie bavarde, Pie bavarde [nominate], Pie bavarde [pica]
Armenian: Սովորական կաչաղակ
Georgian: კაჭკაჭი
Latin: Corvus Pica, Pica pica, Pica pica [pica], Pica pica pica
Russian: Сорока
Thai: นกสาลิกาปากดำ
Chinese: 喜鹊

 

         

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