Species of Thailand
Binomial name: Ficedula elisae, Hugo Weigold, 1922
The green-backed flycatcher (Ficedula elisae) is a bird in the family Muscicapidae, which contains the Old World flycatchers. It was long considered to a subspecies of the narcissus flycatcher, but morphological and acoustical differences between the two indicate they are instead separate species. It breeds in northeastern China and winters in southeast Asia.
"F. beijingnica", proposed as a separate species called Beijing flycatcher or Peking flycatcher, is now considered by experts to be the first-summer male of this species and thus no longer a valid taxon.
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- Ficedula elisae
- Ficedula narcissina elisae
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
No photo for this species yet
- Bang Lang National Park
- Bang Pu Recreation Centre
- Bangkok Province
- Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
- Kaeng Krachan National Park
- Khao Luang National Park
- Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
- Klaeng District, Rayong
- Laem Pak Bia
- Mueang Chonburi District, Chonburi
- Mueang Khon Kaen District, Khon Kaen
- Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
- Samae San Island
- Samut Prakan Province
- Sri Phang-nga National Park
Range map of Ficedula elisae 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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