Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Snowy-browed Flycatcher

Snowy-browed Flycatcher Ficedula hyperythra

Described by: Blyth (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Snow-browed Flycatcher, Thicket Flycatcher, Red-breasted Flycatcher, White-fronted Flycatcher, Dull Flycatcher, Rufous-breasted Blue Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): Muscicapa hyperythra


Cameron Highlands, Perak, Malaysia - Jun, 2008 © Kent Nickell 
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Se. Asia, Taiwan, Philippines, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas, and Moluccas;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) C. and e. Himalayas of n. and ne. India (Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur Mizoram), w., n., and e. Burma, sc. China (se. Xizang, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guangxi, Guangdong, and Hainan Is.), nw. Thailand, n. and s. Laos.
Winters at lower altitude and s. to Bangladesh and c. Burma.
(2) Sc. Vietnam (Langbian).
(3) Taiwan.
(4) Malay Peninsula, and highlands of w. Sumatra and n. Borneo.
(5) W. Borneo (Poi Mountains).
(6) Java, Bali, and w. Lesser Sundas (Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores).
(7) N. Philippines (Calayan Is. off n. Luzon).
(8) N. Philippines (Luzon and Mindoro).
(9) W. Philippines (s. Palawan in the Mantalingajan Mountains).
(10) Wc. Philippines (Panay and Negros).
(11) S. Philippines (nw. Mindanao, Mt. Malindang).
(12) S. Philippines (nc. Mindanao, Misamis Oriental Province).
(13) S. Philippines (c. Mindanao, Mt. Kitanglad, Mt. McKinley, and Mt. Apo).
(14) S. Philippines (s. Mindanao, Mt. Busa and Mt. Matutum).
(15) N. Sulawesi.
(16) C. and s. Sulawesi including Sula Is. (Taliabu).
(17) Moluccas (Bacan Is. off sw. Halmahera).
(18) S. Moluccas (Buru Is.).
(19) S. Moluccas (Seram Is.).
(20) Timor Is.
(21) Babar Is. e. of Timor.


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Taiwan - Date unknown Source: Wayne Hsu
Taiwan - Date unknown Source: Wayne Hsu


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


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