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Rufous-bellied Niltava

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Niltava sundara Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical lowland & montane moist forest, degraded former forest. Up to 2,300 m. Range:- BangladeshBhutan, China, India, Laos, MyanmarNepal, Pakistan & Thailand.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6513  - TSN: 561623 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: lejsek oranžovobřichý, Lejsek žlutobrichý
Danish: Orangebuget Niltava
German: Rotbauch-Blauschnäpper, Rotbauchniltava
English: Beautiful Niltava, Black-and-orange Niltava, Rufous-bellied Niltava, Sundara Niltava
Spanish: Niltava de Vientre Rufo, Papamoscas Sundara
Finnish: Hopealakkisieppo
French: Gobemouche sundara, Niltava ŕ ventre rouge, Niltava ŕ ventre roux, Niltava sundara
Hungarian: Vöröshasú légykapó
Italian: Niltava panciarossiccia, Niltava ventrerosso
Japanese: kochabaraaohitaki, kochabaraooruri
Japanese: コチャバラアオヒタキ, コチャバラオオルリ
Latin: Niltava sundara
Dutch: Roodbuikniltava
Norwegian: Rřdbukniltava
Polish: niltawa rudobrzucha
Portuguese: Niltava-de-ventre-vermelho
Russian: Краснобрюхая нильтава, Рыжегрудая нилтава
Slovak: Muchárik červenoprsý, niltava hrdzavobruchá
Swedish: Praktniltava
Thai: นกนิลตวาท้องสีส้มคอดำ
Chinese: 棕腹仙鶲, 棕腹仙鹟

Niltava sundara
Niltava sundara denotata
Niltava sundara sundara
Niltava sundara whistleri

  • Niltava sundara sundara: E Himalayas to se Tibet, S China (N Yunnan) and N Laos
  • Niltava sundara whistleri: W Himalayas from Pakistan to N India (Kumaon)
  • Niltava sundara denotata: SW China to N Myanmar; > to N Thailand and N Laos
Source: Clements checklist 2012

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