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Blue-winged minla

Binomial name: Minla cyanouroptera, Brian Houghton Hodgson, 1837

The Blue-winged Minla (Minla cyanouroptera), also known as the Blue-winged Siva, is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family. It has in the past been placed in the genus Minla instead of the monotypic Siva.

It is found in the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia, ranging across Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Leiothrichidae
Genus
Minla
Species
Minla cyanouroptera

Synonyms

  • Siva cyanouroptera

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Blue-winged minla, Minla cyanouroptera in Thailand

Range map of Minla cyanouroptera in Thailand

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

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