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Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla   - Male
Taiga Flycatcher
Photographer : © Kshounish Sankar Ray
Location :North 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India
Date : 1 April 2012
English synonyms:Red-throated Flycatcher, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Eastern Red-breasted Flycatcher
Bird Family :Muscicapini - Old World flycatchers & niltavas
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Formerly considered a subspecies of Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva. Split recommended by Sangster et al (Taxonomic Subcommittee of the BOU Records Committee) in Taxonomic recommendations for British Birds: second report. Ibis 146: 157.
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