Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Asian Stubtail

Asian Stubtail Urosphena squameiceps

Described by: Swinhoe (1863)
Alternate common name(s): Stub-tailed Bush-warbler, Short-tailed Bush-warbler, Scaly-headed Bush-warbler, Scaly-headed Stubtail
Old scientific name(s): Cettia squameiceps


Lamma Island, Hong Kong - Jan, 2010 © Neil Fifer  Lamma Island, Hong Kong - Dec 9, 2010 © Neil Fifer  Khao Yai, Thailand - Feb, 2005 © Paul Huang  Khao Yai, Thailand - Feb, 2005 © Paul Huang 
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Ex. e. Asia and Japan;
Four populations;
Se. Siberia, Manchuria, Korea and Japan (Hokkaido, Honshu, and Kyushu).
Winters in se. Asia in s. China, Hainan and Taiwan.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Hong Kong Birdwatching Society
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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