Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: White-capped Redstart

White-capped Redstart Chaimarrornis leucocephalus

Described by: Vigors (1831)
Alternate common name(s): White-capped Water-redstart, River Chat
Old scientific name(s): Phoenicurus leucocephalus, Thamnolaea leucocephala


Huzu Bei Shan National Park, Qinghai Province, China - Jun 24, 2004 © Don Roberson  Manas National Park, India - Mar, 2005 © Jens Grosche 
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C. Asia to c. China and n. Indochina;
Turkestan, Tadzhikistan, ne. Afghanistan, n. Pakistan (Pallas Valley), India, s. Tibet, n. Burma, c. and ce. China, n. Laos, and n. Vietnam.
Winters s. to Indochina and Hainan Is.


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


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