Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Frogmouths :: Javan Frogmouth

Javan Frogmouth Batrachostomus javensis

Described by: Horsfield (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Blyth's Frogmouth, Indochinese Frogmouth, Horsfield's Frogmouth
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


St. Pauls Subterranean River National Park, Palawan, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  Sabang, Palawan, Philippines - Mar 13, 2001 © Peter R. Bono  near St. Pauls Subterranean River National Park, Palawan, Philippines - Feb, 2007 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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Se. Asia, Greater Sundas and w. Philippines;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) W. and c. Java.
(2) S. Burma, se. Thailand, nc. peninsular Malaysia (Belum area), n. Cambodia (Chhep District of Preah Vihear Province) and c. Vietnam.
(3) S. peninsular Thailand, Malaya, Sumatra, Borneo, Banggi Is. and cw. Philippines (Palawan and Calamian Is.).


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


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