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Cyanoptila cyanomelana Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
16 - 17 cm Length
Tropical temperate boreal lowland & montane moist & swamp forest. dry & moist shrubland, urban areas, rural gardens.  Range:- Austrailia:- Western Austrailia, Christmas Island, (Island of Borneo:- Brunei, Kalimantan) Cambodia, (China:- Anhui, Beidaihe District, Beijing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi Zhuang, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Hong Kong, Hubei, Hunan, Inner Mongolia, Jiangsu Jiangxi, Jilin, Yunnan , Zhejiang.)India, (Indonesia:-  Greater Sundas:- Java, Kalimantan, Sumatra.) (Japan:- Ryu Kyu, Okinawa.) South Korea, North Korea, Laos, Myanmar, Oman, (Philippines:- Bicol, Cagayan Valley, Calabarzon, Central Luzon, Central Visayas, Cordillera Administrative Region. Ilocos, MIMAROPA, Northern Mindanao ,Western Visayas.)(Russia:- Kamchatka, Siberia.) Singapore, Taiwan,Thailand, United Arab Emirates & Vietnam.

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4 - 6 eggs, incubation by female 14 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms and berries. Food  
6504 - TSN: 559646 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: lejsek modrobl
Danish: Sortbrystet Fluesnapper
English: Blue-and-white Flycatcher, Blue-and-white Flycatcher (Japanese )
Spanish: Papamoscas Azul
Estonian: siniselg-krbsenpp
Finnish: sinikaapusieppo
French: Gobemouche bleu
Hungarian: jkk lgykap
Italian: Pigliamosche biancoblu
Japanese: オオルリ
Latin: Cyanoptila cyanomelaena cyanomelaena, Cyanoptila cyanomelana, Cyanoptila cyanomelana cyanomelana
Dutch: Blauw-witte Vliegenvanger
Norwegian: Cyanfluesnapper
Polish: tajgwka
Portuguese: Papa-moscas-azul-e-branco
Russian: Синяя мухоловка
Slovak: niltava sťahovav
Swedish: Blvit flugsnappare
Thai: นกจับแมลงสีฟ้าท้องขาว
Chinese: 白腹蓝鹟

Cyanoptila cyanomelana
Cyanoptila cyanomelana cumatilis
Cyanoptila cyanomelana cyanomelana
Cyanoptila cyanomelana cynomelana
Cyanoptila cyanomelana intermedia

  • Cyanoptila cyanomelana cyanomelana: breeds Japan and southern Kuril Islands; the species winters south to Myanmar, Thailand, and the Greater Sundas
  • Cyanoptila cyanomelana intermedia: breeds in Northeastern China (Heilongjiang south to Eastern Hebei), southeastern Russia (Amurskaya Oblast and Primorskiy Kray), and the Korean peninsula; the species winters south to Myanmar, Thailand, and the Greater Sundas
Source: Clements checklist 2012

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