Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Babblers :: Red-billed Leiothrix
Red-billed Leiothrix Leiothrix lutea
Described by: Scopoli (1786)
Alternate common name(s): Pekin Robin, Pekin Nightingale, Doubtful Leiothrix
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) W. Himalayas of n. Pakistan and nw. India (Kashmir).
(2) E. Himalayas of se. Tibet, ne. India (Arunachal Pradesh s. to Cachar Hills, Manipur, and Nagaland) and sw. Burma.
(3) Ne. Burma and s. China (nw. Yunnan, se. Sikang, Kweichow, Hunan, and Fukien).
(4) S. China and ne. Vietnam (Tonkin).
(5) Se. and c. China (s. Kansu, s. Shensi, Hupeh, Anhwei and Chekiang s. to Szechwan).
Introduced to Hawaii.
The Doubtful Leiothrix is thought to have originated in 's. China'.
No videos are available for this species
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Hong Kong Birdwatching Society
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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