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
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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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