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Species of Thailand

Japanese leaf warbler

Binomial name: Phylloscopus xanthodryas, Robert Swinhoe, 1863

The Japanese leaf warbler (Phylloscopus xanthodryas) is a species of leaf warbler (family Phylloscopidae). 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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Scientific classification

Phylloscopus xanthodryas


  • Phylloscopus borealis xanthodryas
Phylloscopus xanthodryas

Phylloscopus xanthodryas

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Distribution map of Japanese leaf warbler, Phylloscopus xanthodryas in Thailand
  • Klaeng District, Rayong

Range map of Phylloscopus xanthodryas in Thailand

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