Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Mountain Tailorbird
Mountain Tailorbird Orthotomus cuculatus
Described by: Temminck (1836)
Alternate common name(s): Mountain Tailor Bird, Golden-headed Tailorbird
Old scientific name(s): Orthotomus cucullatus
No photographs are available for this species
RangeE. Himalayas to se. Asia, Malaya, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas, Philippines, Sulawesi, and Moluccas;
Fragmented island distribution;
(1) E. Himalayas in e. Napal, Sikkim, ne. India (Darjeeling, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, and Nagaland), Bhutan, e. Bangladesh, n. and e. Burma, s. China (w. and se. Yunnan, Guangxi), n. Thailand, sw. Cambodia, Laos, n. and c. Vietnam.
(2) S. peninsular Thailand.
(3) Malay Peninsula.
(4) Sumatra, Java and Bali.
(5) N. Borneo.
(6) N. Philippines (Luzon).
(7) W. Philippines (Palawan).
(8) N. Sulawesi.
(9) C. and se. Sulawesi.
(10) Sc. Sulawesi.
(11) S. Sulawesi (Lompobatang massif).
(12) N. Moluccas (Bacan).
(13) S. Moluccas (Buru and Seram).
(14) Lesser Sundas (Flores).
Birds on Taliabu in Sulu Is. are of as yet undetermined race.
No videos are available for this species
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Bird Songs International B.V.
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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