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Hill Blue Flycatcher Cyornis banyumas   - Adult male
Hill Blue Flycatcher
Photographer : © Choy Wai Mun
Location :Bukit Larut, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 26 February 2012
English synonyms:Hill Blue Niltava, Hill Niltava, Large-billed Blue-Flycatcher
Bird Family :Muscicapini - Old World flycatchers & niltavas
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Note that Cyornis [b.] magnirostris is now considered a full species.

Ref: Renner, S.C., Rasmussen, P. C. and Rappole, J. J., Thein Aung and Myeint Aung. 2009.Discovery of the Large Blue Flycatcher Cyornis [banyumas] magnirostris breeding in northern Kachin State (Burma/Myanmar) and taxonomic implications for the Cyornis-group. J. Ornithol. 150 (3): 671-683.

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