Species of Thailand
Japanese leaf warbler
Phylloscopus xanthodryas, Robert Swinhoe, 1863
(In Thai: นกกระจิ๊ดพันธุ์ญี่ปุ่น)
The Japanese leaf warbler (Phylloscopus xanthodryas) is a leaf warbler (family Phylloscopidae). The species was first described by Robert Swinhoe in 1863. It was formerly included in the "Old World warbler" assemblage. It is closely related to the Arctic warbler and the Kamchatka leaf warbler, to which it was formerly considered conspecific.
It is found throughout Japan, except on Hokkaido; it winters to Southeast Asia.
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Category / Seasonal Status
Wiki listed status (concerning Thai population): Accidental
BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years
BCST Seasonal status: Mainly spring and autumn passage migrant
- Phylloscopus xanthodryas
- Thai: นกกระจิ๊ดพันธุ์ญี่ปุ่น
- Phylloscopus borealis xanthodryas
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