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Asian Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Asiatic Paradise-Flycatcher, Paradise Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Kashmir, India - Date unknown © Dr. Bakshi Jehangir  Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Kashmir, India - Date unknown © Dr. Bakshi Jehangir  Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Sabah, Malaysia - 2004 © Paul Huang  Sime Forest, Singapore - 2004 © Paul Huang  Pune, Maharashtra, India - Feb 18, 2007 © Rajneesh Suvarna 
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Foothills of the Himalayas to Sri Lanka, Korea, se. Asia, Greater Sundas, and Lesser Sundas;
Fragmented island distribution;
(1) E. Afghanistan, Turkestan, Pakistan and w. India.
(2) C. and s. India and Sri Lanka.
(3) Sri Lanka.
(4) C. and e. China, Manchuria, se. Siberia, and Korea.
(5) E. Himalayas of ne. India (Assam) and Bangladesh.
(6) Burma.
(7) S. Burma, Thailand, Laos and Malaysia in Sumatra and Java.
(8) Nicobar Is.
(9) S. Thailand and Cambodia.
(10) Borneo.
(11) Simeulue Is.
(12) Nias Is. Riau Archipelago, Lingga Archipelago, Bangka, and Belitung
(13) Sumba Is.
(14) Lesser Sundas (Sumbawa, Alor, Lomblen, and Flores Is.).


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


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