Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Green-billed Malkoha

Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis

Described by: Lesson (1830)
Alternate common name(s): Greater Green-billed Malkoha, Greater Green-billed Malcoha, Large Green-billed Malkoha
Old scientific name(s): Rhopodytes tristis


The Gap, Malaysia - Aug 19, 2003 © Alister Benn  The Gap, Malaysia - Aug 19, 2003 © Alister Benn  Doi Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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N. India to se. Asia and Sumatra;
(1) W. Himalayas from n. and e. India e. through Nepal, Sikkim and Bhutan to ne. India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam) to n. Burma.
(2) Burma to s. China and n. Indochina.
(3) S. Burma to Malaysia and s. Indochina.
(4) Hainan Is.
(5) Sumatra.
(6) An isolated population in the Lesser Sundas (Kangean Is.).


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


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