Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava flava Linnaeus, 1758

Order: Passeriformes Family: Motacillidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Motacilla flava Biometrics

Total length: 17 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 16 - 22 g (Hume, 2002)


Madeira local status by Correia-Fagundes et al, 2021: Occasional
Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Occasional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Exceptional (Motacilla flava)
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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