Distribution: From Lena to Bering Strait, Kamchatka and Sea of Okhotsk cost
Very rare in Kyushu islandD Three birds were observed at Mt. Aso in winter 2001-2002.
Some birds were observed at Isahaya city , Sone (Oita) and Mt. Aso in Jan. 2008. A adult bird observed at Isahaya city in Jan. 2010.