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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Luscinia brunnea Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical lowland & montane moist forest. high altitude shrubland, plantations. Below Between Up to  Range:-Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan,  [China:- Gansu, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Tibet, Yunnan] India:- Arid northwest, Central highlands, Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain, Northeast,  Southeast,Southwest,
, .Uttar Pradesh, Western Himalayas.] Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka.

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4 light blue eggs, incubation by female 11 - 14 days, care by both parents. fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6563 - TSN: 560895 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Slavík indický
Danish: Himalayanattergal
German: Orangenachtigall, Orange-Nachtigall
English: Blue Chat, Blue Robin, Indian blue bluechat, Indian Blue Chat, Indian Blue Robin, Indian Bluechat
Spanish: Petirrojo Hindú, Ruiseñor Indio
Estonian: punapugu-ööbik
Finnish: Himalajanpunarinta
French: Rossignol bleu de l'Inde, Rossignol d'orient, Rossignol indien
Hungarian: narancsszínű fülemüle
Italian: Pettirosso blu indiano, Usignolo azzurro indiano
Japanese: akaharakoruri
Japanese: アカハラコルリ
Latin: Erithacus brunneus, Larvivora brunnea, Luscinia brunnea
Malayalam: നിലത്തന്‍
Dutch: Indische Blauwe Nachtegaal, Oranje Nachtegaal
Norwegian: Himalayanattergal
Polish: slowik himalajski, słowik himalajski
Russian: Индийская голубая малиновка
Slovak: slávik pomarančový
Swedish: Himalayanäktergal
Tamil: இந்திய நீல ரொபின்
Chinese: 栗腹歌鸲

Luscinia brunnea
Luscinia brunnea brunnea
Luscinia brunnea wickhami

  • Larvivora brunnea brunnea: Himalayas (Pakistan to Bhutan and SE Tibet); > to Sri Lanka
  • Larvivora brunnea wickhami: Myanmar (Chin Hills)
Source: Clements checklist 2012

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Indian Blue Robin

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