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Mangrove Blue-Flycatcher Cyornis rufigastra

Described by: Raffles (1822)
Alternate common name(s): Mangrove Blue-flycatcher, Mangrove Niltava
Old scientific name(s): Niltava rufigastra, Cyornis rufigaster


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Coastal Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, w. Java, Borneo, and Philippines;
Fragemented island distribution;
(1) Coastal lowlands of Malaysia, Sumatra including Bangka Is., Riau Archipelago, Lingga Archipelago, and Borneo.
(2)(4) Karimata Is. off sw. Borneo.
(3) Sebesi Is. off ex. s. Sumatra, Bangka, Belitung, and w. Java (Karimon).
(4) Karimunjawa Is. n. of c. Java.
(5) N. Philippines (Luzon, Polillo, Fortune, Catanduanes).
(6) Nc. Philippines (Mindoro).
(7) Nc. Philippines (Marinduque).
(8) C., w., and s. Philippines including Palawan and Sulu Archipelago.


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


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