|Ala-Medin Kirghizia 3300 meters; 6/10/96 ssp actius||15 km S of Naryn, Tian Shan Mtns ssp minutus|
Wide distribution in the Southern former Soviet provinces
(Kirghizia, Uzbekistan, Turkimenia, Kazakstan, Tadzihikistan - though becoming
quite rare in some places due to habitat destruction), N. Afghanistan,
NW. India (Kashmir), and SW. China. At least 19 subspecies have been described.