Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike (Hemipus picatus) - HBW 10, p. 121
French: Échenilleur gobemouche
Spanish: Oruguero Alibarrado
Other common names: Pied Flycatcher-shrike, Pygmy Triller/Cuckoo-shrike
Taxonomy: Muscicapa picata Sykes, 1832, The Deccan, India.
Four subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- capitalis (Horsfield, 1840) - Himalayas (E from N India), S China (SE Xizang, W & S Yunnan, S & C Guizhou, W Guangxi), N, C & E Myanmar, NW Thailand, N Laos and N Vietnam (W Tonkin).
- picatus (Sykes, 1832) - W, C & E India, Bangladesh, W & S Myanmar, W & E Thailand and C & S Indochina.
- leggei Whistler, 1939 - Sri Lanka.
- intermedius Salvadori, 1879 - S Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra and NE Borneo.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird on a branch, singing and flying away Locality Phan Thiet Road, Di Linh, Annam, Vietnam (ssp picatus)
Josep del Hoyo 15 April 2008 4 years ago 28 sec 4.5
A bird perched and turning around on a branch. Locality Ooty, The Nilgiris District, Tamil Nadu, India (ssp picatus)
Josep del Hoyo 8 December 2009 3 years ago 16 sec 4.2
A bird moving in trees, changing its perch. Locality Tmatboey, Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia (ssp picatus)
Josep del Hoyo 7 March 2011 2 years ago 15 sec 3.8
A bird in a leafless tree, looking around, rubbing its bill and shaking the plumage Locality Phan Thiet Road, Di Linh, Annam, Vietnam (ssp picatus)
Josep del Hoyo 15 April 2008 4 years ago 34 sec 3.5
A bird on the top of a branch Locality Doi Chiang Dao National Park, North Western Thailand, Thailand (ssp capitalis)
Josep del Hoyo 4 November 2004 6 years ago 18 sec 2.9
A bird on a tree and flying away Locality Khao Yai National Park, North Eastern Thailand, Thailand (ssp capitalis)
Josep del Hoyo 19 November 2004 7 years ago 8 sec 2.5
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Perched on a tree
Locality Khao Yai National Park, North Eastern Thailand, Thailand (ssp picatus)
John A Thompson 30 October 2012 30 weeks ago 4.2
Locality Gudalur, The Nilgiris District, Tamil Nadu, India (ssp picatus)
vasanthan.p.j 11 February 2012 1 year ago 3.8
Pied Flycatcher shrike with nesting material
Locality Tamil Nadu, India (ssp picatus)
vasanthan.p.j 10 April 2009 4 years ago 3.7
A bird perched
Locality The Nilgiris District, Tamil Nadu, India (ssp picatus)
vasanthan.p.j 31 January 2010 3 years ago 3.5
Peched, taking part of a mixed flock.
Locality Horton Plains National Park, Central Province, Sri Lanka (ssp leggei)
Fran Trabalon 9 January 2012 1 year ago 3.3
Locality Da Lat, Da Lat Plateau, Annam, Vietnam
Sergey Pisarevsky 6 January 2012 1 year ago 3.2