Whistlers (Pachycephalidae)

Bornean Whistler (Pachycephala hypoxantha) - HBW 12, p. 417

French: Siffleur de Bornéo German: Borneodickkopf Spanish: Silbador de Borneo
Other common names: Bornean Mountain Whistler

Taxonomy: Hyloterpe hypoxantha Sharpe, 1887, Kinabalu, Borneo.
Forms a superspecies with P. philippinensis and P. sulfuriventer. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • hypoxantha ( Sharpe, 1887) - mountains of N & C Borneo (from Mt Kinabalu S to Mueller Range; also Niut Range).
  • sarawacensis Chasen, 1935 - Poi Range (W Sarawak), in W Borneo.

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