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
bird on a bush, singing & flicking tail Locality Longcanggou Nature Reserve, Yingjing County, Sichuan, China (Northern) (ssp ichangensis)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 10 June 2015 45 weeks ago 34 sec 4.2
bird on a bush singing Locality Longcanggou Nature Reserve, Yingjing County, Sichuan, China (Northern) (ssp ichangensis)
Keith and Lynn Youngs 10 June 2015 45 weeks ago 24 sec 4.2
male singing from undergrowth Locality Dongxia Scenic Area, Xining, Qinghai, China (Northern) (ssp ichangensis)
Martin Kennewell 1 July 2011 2 years 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 8 years ago 18 sec 3.8
a male hiding in a bush
Locality Kangding County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Zhou Huaming 24 June 2007 6 years ago 4.8
Always hided in the bushes
Locality Jiuzhaigou County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Summer Wong 王文娟 22 June 2014 1 year ago 4.2
a male hided in the bushes
Locality Longcanggou Nature Reserve, Yingjing County, Sichuan, China (Northern)
Summer Wong 王文娟 23 May 2014 1 year ago 3.9
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 year ago 3.7
White-bellied Redstart, record shot, Old Peak FP, Hebei, China
Locality Old Peak, Hebei, China (Northern)
Mark Andrews 22 May 2007 6 years ago 3.3