Species of Thailand
Binomial name: Saxicola jerdoni, Edward Blyth, 1867
The Jerdon's bush chat (Saxicola jerdoni) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.
The common name commemorates the surgeon-naturalist Thomas C. Jerdon.
Jerdon's bush chats have an extremely large range and are native to Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam. They are possibly extinct in Myanmar.
Still present in small numbers at Inle Lake, Shan State Myanmar on 22 February 2011. (M.Lindop, personal observations).
The Sukla Phanta Wildlife Reserve in Nepal represents the western limit of its distribution.
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- Saxicola jerdoni
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
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- Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
- Chiang Khong District, Chiang Rai
- Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai
- Doi Inthanon National Park
- Doi Lang
- Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park
- Doi Phu Kha National Park
- Fang District, Chiang Mai
- Mae Ai District, Chiang Mai
- Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai
- Nong Bong Khai Non-hunting Area
- Pa Sang District, Lamphun
- Phu Chi Fa Forest Park
- Phu Hin Rong Kla National Park
- Phu Kradueng National Park
Range map of Saxicola jerdoni 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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