Species of Thailand

Short-billed minivet

Pericrocotus brevirostris, Nicholas Aylward Vigors, 1831

(In Thai: นกพญาไฟแม่สะเรียง)

The short-billed minivet (Pericrocotus brevirostris) is a species of bird in the family Campephagidae.

It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.

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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
Campephagidae
Genus
Pericrocotus
Species
Pericrocotus brevirostris

Common names

  • Thai: นกพญาไฟแม่สะเรียง

Synonyms

  • Muscipeta brevirostris, Nicholas Aylward Vigors (1831)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

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Short-billed minivet
Short-billed minivet (male)

Range Map

Distribution map of Short-billed minivet, Pericrocotus brevirostris in Thailand
  • Chiang Dao District, Chiang Mai
  • Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Doi Inthanon National Park
  • Doi Lang
  • Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park
  • Doi Phu Kha National Park
  • Doi Suthep - Pui National Park
  • Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Huai Nam Dang National Park
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Khun Chae National Park
  • Mae Fa Luang District, Chiang Rai
  • Mae Rim District, Chiang Mai
  • Mae Wong National Park
  • Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai
  • Mueang Chiang Rai District, Chiang Rai
  • Nong Bong Khai Non-Hunting Area
  • Pha Daeng National Park
  • Phu Hin Rong Kla National Park
Range map of Pericrocotus brevirostris in Thailand