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Siberian Flycatcher Muscicapa sibirica

Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Dark-sided Flycatcher, Sooty Flycatcher, Himalayan Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - Apr 3, 2004 © William Hull  Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - Apr 3, 2004 © William Hull 
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Himalayas to sc. China. C. to e. Asia and Japan;
Two major populations and several smaller island populations;
(1) E. Asia in Siberia (Lake Baikal) to ne. China, Korea, Kuril Is., Shantar Is. Japan (Hokkaido and Honshu) and Taiwan.
(2) W. Himalayas in e. Afghanistan, n. Pakistan, n. India (Kashmir e. to Arunachal Pradesh).
(3) E. Himalayas in s. Tibet.
Winters in S. Burma, s. Thailand and the Greater Sundas.
(4) Sw. China (Tsinghai, se. Kansu and s. Shensi s. to Yunnan).
Winters in Indochina and Malaysia.


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


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