Oriental Bird Images

Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla  
Taiga Flycatcher
Photographer : © Laishram Shamungou
Location :Tangjeng Pat, Kakching District, Manipur, India
Date : 18 October 2020
English synonyms:Red-throated Flycatcher, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Eastern Red-breasted Flycatcher
Bird Family :Muscicapini - Old World Flycatchers & Niltavas
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Formerly considered a subspecies of Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva. Split recommended by Sangster et al (Taxonomic Subcommittee of the BOU Records Committee) in Taxonomic recommendations for British Birds: second report. Ibis 146: 157.