Species of Thailand

Fulvous-chested jungle flycatcher

Cyornis olivaceus, Allan Octavian Hume, 1877

(In Thai: นกจับแมลงอกสีเนื้อ)

The fulvous-chested jungle flycatcher (Cyornis olivaceus) is a species of bird in the Old World flycatcher family Muscicapidae.

It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, and Thailand.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

This species was previously placed in the genus Rhinomyias but was moved to Cyornis based on the results of a 2010 molecular phylogenetic study.

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Category / Seasonal Status

BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years

BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Muscicapidae
Genus
Cyornis
Species
Cyornis olivaceus

Common names

  • Thai: นกจับแมลงอกสีเนื้อ

Synonyms

  • Rhinomyias olivacea, BirdLife International (2004)
  • Rhinomyias olivacea, Charles Gald Sibley & Burt Leavelle Monroe (1990)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Range Map

Distribution map of Fulvous-chested jungle flycatcher, Cyornis olivaceus in Thailand
Range map of Cyornis olivaceus in Thailand