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Cyornis turcosus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
14-15 cm Length
Tropical lowland, moist forest, mangrove forest  dry forest. Below 500 m.  Range:- Indonesia:- Greater Sundas:-Sumatra.  (Island of Borneo:- Brunei &  Kalimantan). Malaysia, Thailand.

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2 dull greyish olive, mottled reddish brown eggs, incubation by female days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms. Food  
6531 TSN: 559669 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

AKA:- Czech: Lejsek malajský
Danish: Malayniltava
German: Malaien Blauschnäpper, Malaienblauschnäpper
English: Malaysian Blue Flycatcher, Malaysian Blue-Flycatcher, Malaysian Niltava
Spanish: Niltava de Malasia, Papamoscas Malayo
Finnish: Turkoosikurkkusieppo
French: Cyornis malais, Gobemouche malais
Indonesian: Sikatan Melayu
Italian: Niltava della Malesia, Pigliamosche blu di Malesia
Japanese: mareashiahimeaohitaki, mare-shiyaaohitaki
Japanese: マレアシアヒメアオヒタキ, マレーシヤアオヒタキ
Latin: Cyornis turcosa, Cyornis turcosus, Muscicapa turcosa, Niltava turcosa, Niltava turcosus
Malay: Sambar Biru, Sambar Biru Sunda
Dutch: Maleise Niltava
Norwegian: Blåstrupefluesnapper
Polish: niltawa niebieskoglowa, niltawa niebieskogłowa
Russian: Малайская мухоловка-циорнис
Slovak: niltava modrohrdlá
Swedish: Malajblåflugsnappare
Thai: นกจับแมลงคอสีฟ้าสด
Chinese: 马来仙鹟

Cyornis turcosus
Cyornis turcosus rupatensis
Cyornis turcosus turcosus

  • Cyornis turcosus turcosus: Lowland forests of Central and E Borneo
  • Cyornis turcosus rupatensis: Lowland forests of Malaysia, Sumatra and W Borneo.


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