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Red-billed Blue Magpie Urocissa erythroryncha occipitalis  
Red-billed Blue Magpie
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :Godavari Botanical Garden (National Botanical Gardens), Godivari, Kathmandu, Nepal
Date : 12 November 2017
English synonyms:Blue Magpie, Red-billed Magpie, Red-billed Blue Pie
Bird Family :Corvini - Jays, Magpies, Treepies, Ground-jays, Nutcrackers, Choughs, Jackdaws, Crows, Rook & Ravens
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Note extensive white nape extending from the hind crown down to the neck (the Yellow-billed Blue Magpie Urocissa flavirostris has much smaller white nape).
Taxonomic Notes :Correct spelling is erythroryncha.
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
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