Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Gray-headed Canary-flycatcher

Gray-headed Canary-flycatcher Culicicapa ceylonensis

Described by: Swainson (1820)
Alternate common name(s): Grey-headed Canary-flycatcher, Gray-headed Flycatcher, Grey-headed Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India - Feb, 2003 © Dave Behrens  Cameron Highlands, Perak, Malaysia - Feb, 2004 © Tan Chin Tong  Sumba Island, Indonesia - Nov, 2005 © Mehd Halaouate  Tai Po Kau, Hong Kong - Mar, 2006 © Neil Fifer  Corbett National Park, Uttaranchal, India - Jan 27, 2005 © Jugal Tiwari 
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W. Himalayas to s. India and Sri Lanka, c. China, Indochina, Greater Sundas, and Lesser Sundas;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) N. Pakistan (Murree Hills), n and e. India (Kashmir), se. Tibet, Bangladesh, c. and se. China, Burma, Thailand to Indochina and Malaysia.
Non-breeding birds occur from c. and s. Pakistan (Indus Valley) through plains of n. and c. India, s. China, and Indochina.
(2) Sw. India and Sri Lanka.
(3) S. Burma (s. Tenasserim), sw. and s. Thailand, Peninsular Malaya, Sumatra, Borneo, Java, and Bali.
The Lesser Sundas:
(4) Sumba Is.
(5) Sumbawa, Flores, and Lomblen (Lombok).


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


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