Fawn-breasted Whistler (Pachycephala orpheus) - HBW 12, p. 417
French: Siffleur orphée
Spanish: Silbador de Timor
Other common names: Timor/Sunda Whistler
Taxonomy: Pachycephala orpheus Jardine, 1849, Timor.
A member of a species group that includes also P. nudigula, P. meyeri, P. soror, P. lorentzi, P. schlegelii, P. implicata, P. pectoralis, P. caledonica, P. jacquinoti, P. flavifrons, P. melanura and P. aurea. Proposed race wetterensis (from Wetar) regarded as insufficiently differentiated from populations elsewhere in range to warrant recognition. Monotypic.
Distribution: Wetar and Timor (including Jaco and Semau), in E Lesser Sundas.
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