Oriental Bird Images

White-breasted Woodswallow Artamus leucoryn humei   - Adult taking off
White-breasted Woodswallow
Photographer : © Savithri Singh
Location :Shoal Bay, South Andaman, Andaman Islands, India
Date : 8 February 2017
English synonyms:White-breasted Wood Swallow, Lesser Woodswallow, White-breasted Swallow-shrike, White-rumped Swallow-shrike, White-rumped Woodswallow, Ashy Woodswallow
Bird Family :Artamidae - Woodswallows
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :The correct spelling is leucoryn.
Dickinson, E. C. & Christidis, L. Jr., Editors (2013) The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World 4th edition, Vol. 2 Passerines. Aves Press, Eastbourne, UK