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Sangihe Whistler Coracornis sanghirensis  
Sangihe Whistler
Photographer : © Hanom Bashari
Location :Mount Sahendaruman, Sangihe, Indonesia
Date : 30 January 2014
English synonyms:Sangir Whistler, Sangihe Shrike-thrush, Sangihe Shrikethrush, Large Tyrannine Woodcreeper, Sahengbalira Shrike-thrush, Little Shrike-thrush
Bird Family :Pachycephalidae - Whistlers
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Unspecified
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Sangihe (Sangir) in Indonesia.

Separated from Little Shrike-thrush Colluricincla megarhyncha following
Rozendaal, F.G. & Lambert, F.R. (1999) The taxonomic and conservation status of Pinarolestes sanghirensis Oustalet 1881. Forktail 15: 1-13.

Moved to Coracornis following
Jønsson, K.A., R.C.K. Bowie, R.G. Moyle, L. Christidis, J.A. Norman, B.W. Benz & J. Fjeldså (2010) Historical biogeography of an Indo‐Pacific passerine bird family (Pachycephalidae): different colonization patterns in the Indonesian and Melanesian archipelagos. ‒ Journal of Biogeography 37: 245‐257.

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