Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Rufous-tailed Tailorbird

Rufous-tailed Tailorbird Orthotomus sericeus

Described by: Temminck (1836)
Alternate common name(s): Rufous-backed Tailorbird, Red-headed Tailorbird, Red-headed Tailor Bird, Rufous-crowned Tailorbird
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kuala Selangor, Malaysia - Aug, 2004 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang  Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Sabah, Malaysia - 2004 © Paul Huang 
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Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo, and sw. Philippines;
Four populations;
(1) Ex. s. Burma (Tenasserim), s. Thailand s. in Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Riau Archipelago, Lingga Archipelago, and Belitung Is.
(2) Borneo, , w. and sw. Philippines (Busuanga, Culion, Calamian?, Palawan, Balabac, Cagayan Sulu, and s. Sulu Is. of Omapoy, Sitanki, Sipankot, Sibutu, and Tumindao).
(3) Natuna Is. including Serasan Is.


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


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