Black-throated Blue Robin (Luscinia obscura) - HBW 10, p. 749
French: Rossignol à gorge noire
Spanish: Ruiseñor Gorginegro
Other common names: Black-throated Robin, Blackthroat
Taxonomy: Larvivora obscura Berezowski and Bianchi, 1891, Gansu, China.
Sometimes placed in genus Erithacus. Has in the past been treated as a colour morph of L. pectardens. Described form Heteroxenicus joannae, later placed in Brachypteryx, is a synonym of present species. Monotypic.
Distribution: Breeds EC China (SE Gansu, S Shaanxi and N Sichuan).
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Locality Chengdu, Sichuan, China (Northern)
heyi 11 May 2011 14 weeks ago 4.5
A bird in hand.
Locality Qinling Mountains, Shaanxi, China (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Per Alström 2 years ago 4.4
An adult male with a prey.
Locality Changqing National Nature Reserve, Qinling Mountains, Shaanxi, China (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Rob Hutchinson 1 June 2012 1 year ago 4.3
One bird feeding in the Sichuan University.
Locality Chengdu, Sichuan, China (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Jiawei 2 May 2011 2 years ago 4.1