Slaty-backed Forktail (Enicurus schistaceus) - HBW 10, p. 806
French: Énicure ardoisé
Spanish: Torrentero Dorsigrís
Taxonomy: Motacilla (Enicurus) schistaceus Hodgson, 1836, Nepal.
Distribution: C & E Himalayas E to Myanmar, SC & E China, Thailand and Indochina.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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Slaty-backed Forktail Locality Zhangjiajie, Hunan, China (Southern)
Gerard de Jong 7 October 2011 18 weeks ago 35 sec 4.4
A bird in a river, moving on rocks Locality Corbett Falls, Kaladhungi, Uttarakhand, India (Monotypic species)
Guus van Duin 30 December 2005 6 years ago 29 sec 4.4
bird foraging in a stream Locality Emei Shan, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 25 May 2013 25 weeks ago 22 sec 4.3
A bird foraging besides a stream near a waterfall. Locality Fraser's Hill, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia (Monotypic species)
Pieter de Groot Boersma 1 August 2006 4 years ago 44 sec 4.2
First a view of a calling bird on a rock in a fast stream, then the same bird walking on a footpath. Locality Fraser's Hill, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia (Monotypic species)
Pieter de Groot Boersma 1 August 2006 4 years ago 20 sec 3.7
A bird on the ground Locality Fraser's Hill, Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia
Juan Sanabria 1 August 2010 3 years ago 49 sec 3.5
Slaty-Backed Forktail scanning the wet forest floor of the Rain forest of Namdapha.
Locality Namdapha National Park, Changlang District, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Sagar Gosavi 27 December 2011 1 year ago 4.7
A bird perched on a rock, close tot the water.
Locality Guangdong, China (Southern) (Monotypic species)
John and Jemi Holmes 1 year ago 4.3
foraging in a shallow pond
Locality Ya'an City, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Zhou Huaming 26 April 2007 4 years ago 3