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Amur paradise flycatcher

Thai: นกแซวสวรรค์หัวดำ, nok saew sawan hua dam

Binomial name: Terpsiphone incei, John Gould, 1852

The Amur paradise flycatcher (Terpsiphone incei) is a species of bird in the family Monarchidae.

It is found in China and Manchuria. It is a winter migrant to Southeast Asia. Until 2015, it was considered as a subspecies of the Asian paradise flycatcher.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Monarchidae
Genus
Terpsiphone
Species
Terpsiphone incei

Common names

  • Thai: นกแซวสวรรค์หัวดำ, nok saew sawan hua dam

Synonyms

  • Muscipeta Incei
  • Terpsiphone paradisi incei

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Amur paradise flycatcher, Terpsiphone incei in Thailand

Range map of Terpsiphone incei in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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