Yellow-throated bunting

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Yellow-throated bunting
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Emberizidae
Genus: Emberiza
Species: E. elegans
Binomial name
Emberiza elegans
Temminck, 1835

The yellow-throated bunting (Emberiza elegans), also known as the elegant bunting,[2] is a species of bird in the Emberizidae family.

It is found in China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Myanmar, Russia, and Taiwan. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical dry forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Emberiza elegans". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Brazil, Mark. Field Guide to the Birds of East Asia. Princeton University Press, 2009.