Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Javan Munia

Javan Munia Lonchura leucogastroides

Described by: Horsfield; Moore (1856)
Alternate common name(s): Javanese Mannikin
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Sungei Buloh Nature Park, Singapore - Date unknown © Dave Behrens  Sungei Buloh Nature Park, Singapore - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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S. Sumatra, Java, Bali and Lombok Is.
Introduced to Singapore;


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


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