Bull-headed Shrike

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Bull-headed Shrike

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Alternate name
Lanius bucephalus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Laniidae Family
19-20 cm Length
Boreal forest, temperate forest, shrubland, agricultural land, rural & urban areas, up to 1,500 m. Found in:- China:- Hong Kong, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Russia & Taiwan.
Arthropods, larvae & small vertebrates. Food  
5492 - TSN: 560717 World Number
Least Concern Status

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If you have sound recording of the Bull-headed Shrike please send it to xeno-canto. 

Czech: Tuhýk hlavatý, ťuhýk hlavatý
Danish: Bøffelhovedet Tornskade
German: Büffelkopfwürger, Büffelwürger
English: Bull-headed Shrike
Spanish: Alcaudón Bucéfalo, Alcaudón Cabeza de Toro
Estonian: väluõgija
Finnish: Härkälepinkäinen
French: Pie-grièche bucéphale
Italian: Averla taurina, Averla testaditoro
Japanese: mozu
Japanese: モズ
Korean: 때까치
Latin: Lanius bucephalus
Dutch: Buffelkopklauwier
Norwegian: Oksevarsler
Polish: dzierzba wschodnia
Russian: Сорокопут японский, Японский сорокопут
Slovak: strakoš velkohlavý
Swedish: Rosthuvad törnskata
Chinese: 牛头伯劳, 牛頭伯勞, 紅頭伯勞

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