Pericrocotus cantonensis, Robert Swinhoe, 1861
(In Thai: นกพญาไฟตะโพกสีน้ำตาล)
Swinhoe's minivet or the brown-rumped minivet (Pericrocotus cantonensis) is a bird in the cuckooshrike family, Campephagidae. The species was first described by Robert Swinhoe in 1861.
It breeds in China and winters in Mainland Southeast Asia. Its natural habitats are temperate forest, 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: Non-breeding visitor
- Pericrocotus cantonensis
- Brown-rumped minivet
- Swinhoe's minivet
- Thai: นกพญาไฟตะโพกสีน้ำตาล