Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Monarch Flycatchers :: Asian Paradise-Flycatcher
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
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RangeFoothills 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.
(7) S. Burma, Thailand, Laos and Malaysia in Sumatra and Java.
(8) Nicobar Is.
(9) S. Thailand and Cambodia.
(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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