Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Monarch Flycatchers :: Black-naped Monarch

Black-naped Monarch Hypothymis azurea

Described by: Boddaert (1783)
Alternate common name(s): Black-naped Blue-monarch, Moluccan Monarch
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Sulawesi, Indonesia - Oct, 2005 © Mehd Halaouate  Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang  Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang  near Pune, Maharashtra, India - Feb 18, 2007 © Rajneesh Suvarna  PICOP, Mindanao, Philippines - Feb, 2007 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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India to se. Asia, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas, Philippines, and Sulawesi;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) India to foothills of Himayalas in Arunachal Pradesh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan to se. China and Vietnam.
(2) Taiwan.
(3) Sri Lanka.
(4) Andaman Is. and Cocos Is.
(5) Car Nicobar Is.
(6) S. Nicobar Is.
(7) N. and c. Thailand.
(8) Sw. and se. Thailand.
(9) Mergui Archipelago off w. Burma.
(10) S. Thailand, Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo.
(11) Simeulue Is.
(12) Reusam Is., Babi Is., and Masia Is.
(13) Siberut Is.
(14) Enggano Is.
(15) Anambas Is.
(16) Natuna Is. (Bunguran).
(17) Karimata Is.
(18) Java and Bali.
(19) W. Lesser Sundas (Penida Is.)
(20) W. and c. Lesser Sundas (Alor).
(21) Philippines.
(22) S. Philippines (Camiguin Sur).
(23) Maratua Is. off e. Borneo.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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