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Göreme, Turkey (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Göreme, Turkey

Map of Göreme, Turkey

Cappadocia Uchisar, The Swiss Cheese City Cappadocia Fairy Chimney Cappadocia Early Christian Fresco Cappadocia Rock That Looks Like a Head
Woodlark (Lullula arborea) Eurasian Linnet (Linaria cannabina) Male Syrian Woodpecker (Dendrocopos syriacus) Rock Bunting (Emberiza cia) Eurasian Jay (Garrulus glandarius) Turkey

A very rocky area with little vegetation, this desert area is similar in topography to Southern Utah.



3/20/2006: My hotel inside of a cave was right on the edge of town. Plenty of off-trail type hikes in the area.

Next Visit (Ilhara Valley: 3/22/2006)

Species Recorded (8)

Birds ( 8 )

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Eurasian Sparrowhawk - Accipiter nisus

Swifts ( Apodidae )
Alpine Swift - Apus melba

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Syrian Woodpecker - Dendrocopos syriacus

Larks ( Alaudidae )
Wood Lark - Lullula arborea

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
Eurasian Jay - Garrulus glandarius

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
European Robin - Erithacus rubecula

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Rock Bunting - Emberiza cia

Cardueline Finches and Allies ( Fringillidae )
Eurasian Linnet - Linaria cannabina




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