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Oriental Pipit Anthus rufulus

Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): Paddyfield Pipit, Indian Pipit
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Yala National Park, Sri Lanka - Jun, 2004 © Dave Behrens  Mt. Kitanglad, Mindanao, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  PICOP, Mindanao, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  India - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  T.G.Halli, Bangalore, Karnataka, India - Jan 15, 2005 © Sudhir Shivaram 
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India to se. Asia, Philippines, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas, and Sulawesi;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Nepal, s. China, Burma, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam.
(2) Pakistan and nw. India.
(3) S. India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Borneo. Including Nias Is., Riau Archipelago, and Lingga Archipelago.
(4) Palawan and Philippines.
(5) Lesser Sundas e. to Leti, Moa, and Sermata, and s. Sulawesi.
(6) Savu and Timor.


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


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