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Rufous-winged philentoma

In Thai: นกจับแมลงปีกน้ำตาลแดง, nok jab malaeng peek namtaan daeng

Binomial name: Philentoma pyrhoptera, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1836

The Rufous-winged Philentoma (Philentoma pyrhoptera) is a bird species. Long placed in the flycatcher family (Muscicapidae) when these were used as a "wastebin taxon", they are now tentatively assigned to the Prionopidae pending detailed study.

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

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Tephrodornithidae
Genus
Philentoma
Species
Philentoma pyrhoptera

Common names

  • Thai: นกจับแมลงปีกน้ำตาลแดง, nok jab malaeng peek namtaan daeng

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Range Map

Distribution map of Rufous-winged philentoma, Philentoma pyrhoptera in Thailand
Range map of Philentoma pyrhoptera in Thailand