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Minla cyanouroptera Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Timaliidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest, high altitude shrubland, arable land. Between 1,000 & 2,750 m.  Range:- Bhutan, Cambodia, (China:- Anhui, Chongqing, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi Zhuang, Guizhou,  Hainan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Tibet, Xishuangbanna Prefecture, Yunnan,)   (India:- Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain, Northeast, Uttar Pradesh, Western Himalayas.) Laos, Myanmar, Nepal,  Thailand & Vietnam.

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2 - 5 eggs, incubation 12 - 14 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, seeds, fruit and berries. Food  
7948 - TSN: 561129 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Timálie modroperá
Danish: Blåvinget Minla
German: Blauflügelsiva
English: Blue-winged Minla, Blue-winged Siva
Spanish: Minla de Alas Azules, Siva Aliazul
Finnish: Siniminla
French: Minla à ailes bleues, Sibia à ailes bleues, Siva à ailes bleues
Hungarian: kékfarkú minla
Italian: Minla aliazzurre
Japanese: rurihakobashichimedori
Japanese: ルリハコバシチメドリ
Latin: Actinodura cyanouroptera, Minla cyanouroptera, Siva cyanouroptera
Dutch: Blauwvleugelminla
Norwegian: Blåvingeminla, Blåvinget solfugl
Polish: Kolarzyk błękitny, kolorzyk blekitny, kolorzyk błękitny
Russian: Синекрылая минла
Slovak: minla belasá
Swedish: Blåstjärtad minla
Thai: นกศิวะปีกสีฟ้า
Vietnamese: Khướu lùn cánh xanh
Chinese: 蓝翅希鹛, 藍翅希(眉鳥)

Minla cyanouroptera
Minla cyanouroptera aglae
Minla cyanouroptera croizati
Minla cyanouroptera cyanouroptera
Minla cyanouroptera orientalis
Minla cyanouroptera rufodorsalis
Minla cyanouroptera sordida
Minla cyanouroptera sordidior
Minla cyanouroptera wingatei
Minla cyanouroptera wirthi

  • Siva cyanouroptera cyanouroptera: Himalayas (Uttar Pradesh to Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, e Assam)
  • Siva cyanouroptera aglae: Hill forests of SE Assam and W Myanmar
  • Siva cyanouroptera sordida: E and S Myanmar to NW Thailand
  • Siva cyanouroptera wingatei: NE Myanmar to N Thailand, S China and N Indochina; Hainan
  • Siva cyanouroptera croizati: SW China (SE Sichuan in Ipin region)
  • Siva cyanouroptera rufodorsalis: Mountains of SE Thailand and SW Cambodia
  • Siva cyanouroptera orientalis: S Vietnam (Langbian Plateau)
  • Siva cyanouroptera sordidior: Mountains of peninsular Thailand and N Malaya
Source: Clements checklist 2012


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