Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Babblers :: Black-backed Sibia

Black-backed Sibia Heterophasia melanoleuca

Described by: Blyth (1859)
Alternate common name(s): Black-headed Sibia, Black-capped Sibia, Tickell's Sibia, White-spectacled Sibia
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Doi Inthanon, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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(1) Se. Burma (Southern Shan State and Karenni State).
(2) Nw. Vietnam.
(3) Se. China (Kweichow, and nw. Kwangsi), and nw. Thailand.
(4) S. Laos (Bolavens Plateau).
(5) S. Vietnam (s. and c. Annam, Langbian Plateau).
(6) C. Vietnam (Mt. Ngoc Linh, Kon Tum Province)
N. Vietnam (nw. Tonkin)


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


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