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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

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Tephrodornithidae
Genus
Hemipus
Species
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

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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