Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swifts :: Silver-rumped Needletail

Silver-rumped Needletail Rhaphidura leucopygialis

Described by: Blyth (1849)
Alternate common name(s): Silver-rumped Spinetail, Silver-rumped Swift, White-rumped Spine-tailed Swift
Old scientific name(s): Raphidura leucopygialis, Raphidura leucopygialis, Chaetura leucopygialis


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Malay Peninsula and the Greater Sundas;
S. Burma and Malaya to Sumatra, Java and Borneo.


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


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