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Siberian Stone-chat | by Yogesh's Passion
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Siberian Stone-chat

The Siberian Stonechat or Asian Stonechat (Saxicola maurus) is the species of the Old World flycatcher family.


It is typically darker above and paler below, with a white rump and whiter underparts with less orange on the breast. The male in breeding plumage has black upperparts and head, a conspicuous white collar, scapular patch and rump, and a restricted area of orange on the throat.

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Taken on April 27, 2011