Pale-legged Leaf-warbler (Phylloscopus tenellipes) - HBW 11, p. 663
French: Pouillot à pattes claires
Spanish: Mosquitero Paticlaro
Other common names: Pale-legged Willow-warbler
Taxonomy: Phylloscopus tenellipes Swinhoe, 1860, Xiamen (Amoy), Fujian, south-east China.
Has been considered conspecific with P. borealoides, but differs vocally; has in the past been considered conspecific with P. ijimae. Monotypic.
Distribution: Breeds SE Russia (Amurland, Ussuriland), extreme NE China (E Manchuria) and N Korea; non-breeding SE Asia (S Myanmar E to Cambodia and S Vietnam, S to S Thailand), occasionally Hainan I.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Adult passage bird resting on a branch with another calling in the background, lateral and dorsal views. Locality Happy Island, Hebei, China (Northern)
Mark Andrews 15 May 2012 51 weeks ago 32 sec 4.5
A freshly arrived migrant bird looking for food, close-up lateral, frontal and dorsal views. Locality Beidaihe, Hebei, China (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Mark Andrews 5 May 2012 48 weeks ago 31 sec 4
A bird at a waterhole. Locality Kaeng Krachan National Park, Western Thailand, Thailand
Yoel Jimenez 26 February 2012 1 year ago 30 sec 4
A bird moving around low in a tree and on the ground Locality Happy Island, Hebei, China (Northern)
Keith Blomerley 12 May 2010 2 years ago 25 sec 3.8
A migrant bird briefly singing whilst foraging for food. Locality Beidaihe, Hebei, China (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Mark Andrews 5 May 2012 48 weeks ago 34 sec 3
A bird arriving to a tree and singing once. Locality Valinku River Fishing Camp, Primorsky Krai, Eastern Russia, Russia (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 17 June 2009 3 years ago 19 sec 3