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Javan Whistling Thrush Myophonus glaucinus   - Adult male
Javan Whistling Thrush
Photographer : © Lars Petersson
Location :Gunung Gede Pangrango National Park, West Java Province, Java, Indonesia
Date : 11 July 2013
English synonyms:Javan Whistling-thrush, Sunda Whistling Thrush, Sunda Whistling-thrush
Bird Family :Turdinae - Thrushes, Blackbirds & Shortwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :The Javan Whistling Thrush was one of the more confinding birds at Gunung Gede. - LP
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Bali and Java, Indonesia.

The original "Sunda Whistling Thrush" has been split into three species following Collar, N.J. (2004) Species limits in some Indonesian thrushes. Forktail 20:71-87.

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