Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Wagtails and Pipits :: Forest Wagtail

Forest Wagtail Dendronanthus indicus

Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Tree Wagtail
Old scientific name(s): Motacilla indica


Nee Soon Forest, Singapore - 2004 © Paul Huang  Eocheong, South Korea - May 7, 2003 © Nial Moores/Birds Korea 
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Ce. Asia;
Se. Siberia in Russian Far East (s. Ussuriland) s. to se. China s. to sw. Sichuan, n. Guizhou and n. Fujian), s. Japan (sw. Honshu, nw. Kyushu). Occasionally in ne. India (Assam, Cachar Hills).
Migrant in n. India (Ladakh).
Winters s. to the Greater Sundas (Sumatra, Java, and Borneo) and Philippines;


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Pintails Home (Kim Hyun-Tae)
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Biological Research Information Center, BRIC of Korea


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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