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Black-winged flycatcher-shrike

Thai: นกเขนน้อยปีกดำ, nok khen noi peek dam

Binomial name: Hemipus hirundinaceus, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1822

The Black-winged Flycatcher-shrike (Hemipus hirundinaceus) is a species of bird in the flycatcher-shrike genus, Hemipus. It is traditionally included in the cuckoo-shrike family, Campephagidae. It is found in the Malay Peninsula and the Greater Sunda Islands, occurring in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, and Thailand. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.

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Scientific classification

Hemipus hirundinaceus

Common names

  • Thai: นกเขนน้อยปีกดำ, nok khen noi peek dam

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Black-winged flycatcher-shrike (Hemipus hirundinaceus)

Black-winged flycatcher-shrike (Hemipus hirundinaceus)

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Distribution map of Black-winged flycatcher-shrike, Hemipus hirundinaceus in Thailand
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • San Kala Khiri National Park
  • Sri Phang-nga National Park

Range map of Hemipus hirundinaceus in Thailand

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