White-bellied Redstart (Hodgsonius phaenicuroides) - HBW 10, p. 775
French: Bradybate à queue rouge
Spanish: Colirrojo Ventriblanco
Other common names: Hodgson’s Redstart/Blue Robin/Shortwing, Himalayan Blue Robin
Taxonomy: Bradypterus phaenicuroides J. E. Gray and G. R. Gray, 1847, Nepal.
Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- phaenicuroides (J. E. Gray & G. R. Gray, 1847) - Himalayas and W Myanmar; non-breeding N & NE India and N Myanmar.
- ichangensis Stuart Baker, 1922 - C China S to NE & E Myanmar and N Indochina; non-breeding also NW Thailand.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
male singing from undergrowth Locality Dongxia Scenic Area, Xining, Qinghai, China (Northern) (ssp ichangensis)
Martin Kennewell 1 July 2011 1 year ago 18 sec 3.8
A bird on a branch and flying to another one Locality Kyanjing Gompa, Langtang National Park, Nepal (ssp phaenicuroides)
John Gregory 1998 7 years ago 18 sec 3.8
a male hiding in a bush
Locality Kangding County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Zhou Huaming 24 June 2007 5 years ago 4.7
Always hided in the bushes
Locality Jiuzhaigou County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Summer Wong 王文娟 22 June 2014 14 weeks ago 4.1
a male hided in the bushes
Locality Longcanggou Nature Reserve, Yingjing County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Summer Wong 王文娟 23 May 2014 14 weeks ago 3.7
Redstart has white belly,black eye ring,yellow-grey bill,crown,throat and wings are blue.
Locality Himalayan Institute for Environment (Hifeed Campus), Ranichauri, Tehri Garhwal District, Uttarakhand, India
Vipra-Sarah 16 June 2013 1 week ago ADDED LAST MONTH 3.5
White-bellied Redstart, record shot, Old Peak FP, Hebei, China
Locality Old Peak, Hebei, China (Northern)
Mark Andrews 22 May 2007 5 years ago 2.5