Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Monarch Flycatchers :: Japanese Paradise-Flycatcher
Japanese Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone atrocaudata
Described by: Eyton (1839)
Alternate common name(s): Japanese Paradise Flycatcher, Black Paradise-Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeKorea, Japan to n. Philippines;
Fragmented island distribution;
(1) C. and s. Korea, Japan (Honshu) and se. Asia (Taiwan).
(2) S. Japan (Shikoku, Kyushu) and the Ryukyu Is. (Yambaru, n. Okinawa).
(3) Lanyu Is. off se. Taiwan and n. Philippines (Batan Is., Luzon, Palawan, Mindoro, Botel Tobago Is.).
Winters in n. Philippines, se. Asia and Sumatra.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Pintails Home (Kim Hyun-Tae)
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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