Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Plain-throated Sunbird

Plain-throated Sunbird Anthreptes malacensis

Described by: Scopoli (1786)
Alternate common name(s): Brown-throated Sunbird, Lesser Sunda Sunbirds, Gray-throated Sunbird, Grey-throated Sunbird
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Penang Botanic Gardens, Penang, Malaysia - Dec, 2003 © Alister Benn  Penang Botanic Gardens, Penang, Malaysia - Dec, 2003 © Alister Benn  Mount Makiling, Luzon, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  Sandakan, Borneo, Malaysia - Aug, 1996 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore - 2002 © Paul Huang 
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(1) S. and w. Burma, c., se., and peninsular Thailand, Malaya, Cambodia, s. Laos, s. Vietnam, Sumatra and s. Borneo. Java and Lesser Sundas?
(2) Maratua Is. off Borneo.
(3) N. Borneo.
(4) N. Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro, Catanduanes).
(5) Wc. Philippines (Cebu, Masbate, Negros, Panay, Sibuyan, Tablas, Romblon and Ticao).
(6) Philippines (Samar, Leyte, Sakuyok, Camiguin Sur and ne. Mindanao).
(7) S. Philippines (Basilan Is., w. and c. Mindanao and Talicud).
(8) Cagayan Sulu Is. in the Sulu Sea.
(9) S. Philippines (Balabac, Culion, Palawan and Calauit). Calamian Is.
(10) Sulu Archipelago (Bongao, Jolo, Tawitawi and Basbas).
(11) Sulu Archipelago (Sibutu and Sitanki).
(12) Sangihe Is. and Siau Is. off Sulawesi.
(13) S. and c. Sulawesi.
(14) Banggai Is. (Peleng and Banggai) and Sula Is.
(15) W. Lesser Sundas (Lombok to Pantar and Alor).
(16) Lesser Sundas (Sumba Is.).
(17) Anambas Is. in the South China Sea.


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


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