Philippine Leafbird (Chloropsis flavipennis) - HBW 10, p. 265
French: Verdin à ailes jaunes
Spanish: Verdín Filipino
Other common names: Yellow-billed/Yellow-quilled Leafbird
Taxonomy: Phyllornis flavipennis Tweeddale, 1878, Cebu, Philippines.
Relationships uncertain; its yellow flight-feather edging most closely resembles that of C. jerdoni. Birds from NE Mindanao, described as race mindanensis, considered inseparable from those in rest of range. Monotypic.
Distribution: C & S Philippines: Samar, Leyte, Cebu and Mindanao.
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one bird,hard to find Locality Picop, Surigao del Sur Province, Mindanao, Philippines (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 19 April 2009 5 years ago 26 sec 3
Far away in a high tree Locality Picop, Surigao del Sur Province, Mindanao, Philippines (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 19 April 2009 5 years ago 22 sec 2.5
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