Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Little Pied Flycatcher

Little Pied Flycatcher Ficedula westermanni

Described by: Sharpe (1888)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Muscicapa westermanni, Muscicapula melanoleuca


Cameron Highlands, Perak, Malaysia - Jun, 2008 © Kent Nickell  Cameron Highlands, Perak, Malaysia - Jun, 2008 © Kent Nickell  Mt. Kitanglad, Mindanao, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  Java, Indonesia - Nov, 2005 © Mehd Halaouate  Mt. Kinabalu Park, Borneo, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang 
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Ne. India to se. Asia, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas, Sulawesi, Moluccas, and Philippines;
Fragmented island distribution;
(1) C. Himalayas of n. India (Himachal Pradesh) to c. Nepal.
Winters in Himalayan foothills of n. India.
(2) E. Himalayas from Nepal e. to Sikkim, ne. India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam s. to Meghalaya), sc. China (se Xizang, n. and s. Yunnan, s. Guizhou, Guangxi), Burma, n. and sc. Thailand, n. and c. Laos, and nw. Vietnam.
Non-breeding birds also occur in Bangladesh.
(3) S. Laos (Bolovens Plateau) and sc. Vietnam (Langbian).
(4) Malay Peninsula, n. Sumatra, Borneo, Sulawesi, Sula Is. (Taliabu), Moluccas (Becan, Seram, and Buru), and s. Philippines (Mindanao).
(5) N. and c. Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro, Panay, Negros, Camiguin Sur).
(6) W. Philippine (s. Palawan on Mt. Victoria, and Mt. Mantalingajan).
(7) S. Sumatra, Java, Bali, w. and c. Lesser Sundas (Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores, Alor), and s. Sulawesi.
(8) E. Lesser Sundas (Timor and Wetar).


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


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