Nepal Fulvetta (Alcippe nipalensis) - HBW 12, p. 153
French: Alcippe du Népal
Spanish: Fulveta Nepalesa
Other common names: White-eyed/Black-eyebrowed Fulvetta, Nepal (Quaker) Babbler
Taxonomy: [Mesia] Siva Nipalensis Hodgson, 1837, Nepal.
Proposed race commoda, from NE India (Assam) and N Myanmar, considered better merged with nominate. Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837) - Nepal E to Bhutan and NE India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Nagaland, Manipur) and adjacent S China (SE Xizang) and N Myanmar.
- stanfordi Ticehurst, 1930 - E Bangladesh, NE India (Mizoram) and W Myanmar.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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A bird perched
Locality Zhemgang Road, Zhemgang District, Bhutan (ssp nipalensis)
Arthur Grosset 2 April 2008 6 years ago 4
A bird on a branch
Locality Arunachal Pradesh, India (ssp nipalensis)
Jan Wendeby 2 years ago 3.6
This species of little bird likes to hang around with warblers. ID unsure.
Locality Weipu, Qingliu County, Fujian, China (Southern)
Wei Yichao 23 February 2013 3 years ago 3.5
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