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Area (ha):22,031
Altitude (m):900-1450
# Species*:262
# Excl Vagrants*:262
# Endemics*:2
# Near Endemics*:3
Species/100 ha*:1.2
*Based on partial or incomplete data.
Habitat: Lowland tropical forest, montane evergreen forest

BIRD CHECKLIST

The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

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Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

1Rufous-throated PartridgeArborophila rufogularis?
2Bar-backed PartridgeArborophila brunneopectus?
3Scaly-breasted PartridgeArborophila chloropusFC
4Vietnam PartridgeArborophila merlini?
5Crested ArgusRheinardia ocellataUC
6Green PeafowlPavo muticus?
7Gray Peacock-PheasantPolyplectron bicalcaratum?
8Chinese FrancolinFrancolinus pintadeanus?
9Red JunglefowlGallus gallus?
10Silver PheasantLophura nycthemera?
11Siamese FirebackLophura diardi?
12Edwards's PheasantLophura edwardsi?

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

13Red Collared-DoveStreptopelia tranquebarica?
14Spotted DoveStreptopelia chinensis?
15Barred Cuckoo-DoveMacropygia unchall?
16Asian Emerald DoveChalcophaps indica?
17Pink-necked Green-PigeonTreron vernans?
18Orange-breasted Green-PigeonTreron bicinctus?
19Yellow-vented Green-PigeonTreron seimundi?
20<Pin-tailed Green-Pigeon>Treron apicauda?
21Wedge-tailed Green-PigeonTreron sphenurus?
22White-bellied Green-PigeonTreron sieboldii?
23Mountain Imperial-PigeonDucula badia?

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

24Indian CuckooCuculus micropterus?
25(Common Cuckoo)Cuculus canorus?
26Coral-billed Ground-CuckooCarpococcyx renauldi?
27Greater CoucalCentropus sinensis?
28Lesser CoucalCentropus bengalensis?
29Green-billed MalkohaPhaenicophaeus tristis?
30Chestnut-winged CuckooClamator coromandus?
31Asian Emerald CuckooChrysococcyx maculatus?
32Fork-tailed Drongo-CuckooSurniculus dicruroides?
33Large Hawk-CuckooHierococcyx sparverioidesFC
34Plaintive CuckooCacomantis merulinus?

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

35/Gray Nightjar/Caprimulgus jotaka?
36Large-tailed NightjarCaprimulgus macrurus?

 
Swifts: Apodidae

37Silver-backed NeedletailHirundapus cochinchinensisFC
38Brown-backed NeedletailHirundapus giganteus?
39/Himalayan Swiftlet/Aerodramus brevirostris?
40Cook's SwiftApus cooki?
41House SwiftApus nipalensis?
42Asian Palm-SwiftCypsiurus balasiensis?

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

43Slaty-breasted RailLewinia striatus?
44Eurasian MoorhenGallinula chloropus?
45White-breasted WaterhenAmaurornis phoenicurus?
46Slaty-legged CrakeRallina eurizonoides?
47Ruddy-breasted CrakeZapornia fusca?

 
Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

48/Gray-headed Lapwing/Vanellus cinereus?
49Red-wattled LapwingVanellus indicus?
50Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubius?

 
Jacanas: Jacanidae

51/Pheasant-tailed Jacana/Hydrophasianus chirurgus?

 
Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

52/Common Snipe/Gallinago gallinago?
53/Pin-tailed Snipe/Gallinago stenura?
54/Common Sandpiper/Actitis hypoleucos?
55/Green Sandpiper/Tringa ochropus?
56/Common Greenshank/Tringa nebularia?
57/Wood Sandpiper/Tringa glareola?

 
Buttonquail: Turnicidae

58Barred ButtonquailTurnix suscitator?

 
Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers: Laridae

59|White-winged Tern|Chlidonias leucopterus?
60Whiskered TernChlidonias hybrida?

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

61Yellow BitternIxobrychus sinensis?
62|Schrenck's Bittern|Ixobrychus eurhythmus?
63Cinnamon BitternIxobrychus cinnamomeus?
64Black BitternIxobrychus flavicollis?
65Intermediate EgretArdea intermedia?
66Little EgretEgretta garzetta?
67Cattle EgretBubulcus ibis?
68Chinese Pond-HeronArdeola bacchus?
69Striated HeronButorides striata?

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

70Oriental Honey-buzzardPernis ptilorhynchus?
71Black BazaAviceda leuphotes?
72Crested Serpent-EagleSpilornis cheela?
73Changeable Hawk-EagleNisaetus limnaeetus?
74Mountain Hawk-EagleNisaetus nipalensis?
75|Black Eagle|Ictinaetus malaiensisUC
76Crested GoshawkAccipiter trivirgatus?
77BesraAccipiter virgatus?
78Gray-headed Fish-EagleHaliaeetus ichthyaetus?

 
Owls: Strigidae

79Mountain Scops-OwlOtus spilocephalus?
80Collared Scops-OwlOtus lettia?
81Collared OwletGlaucidium brodiei?
82Asian Barred OwletGlaucidium cuculoides?

 
Trogons: Trogonidae

83Red-headed TrogonHarpactes erythrocephalus?

 
Hornbills: Bucerotidae

84Brown HornbillAnorrhinus austeni?

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

85/Blyth's Kingfisher/Alcedo hercules?
86Common KingfisherAlcedo atthis?
87Banded KingfisherLacedo pulchella?
88Stork-billed KingfisherPelargopsis capensis?
89White-throated KingfisherHalcyon smyrnensis?
90/Black-capped Kingfisher/Halcyon pileata?
91Crested KingfisherMegaceryle lugubris?
92Pied KingfisherCeryle rudis?

 
Bee-eaters: Meropidae

93Blue-throated Bee-eaterMerops viridis?
94Chestnut-headed Bee-eaterMerops leschenaulti?

 
Rollers: Coraciidae

95Oriental DollarbirdEurystomus orientalis?

 
Asian Barbets: Megalaimidae

96Coppersmith BarbetPsilopogon haemacephalus?
97Red-vented BarbetPsilopogon lagrandieri?
98Green-eared BarbetPsilopogon faiostrictus?
99Necklaced BarbetPsilopogon auricularisFC
100Indochinese BarbetPsilopogon annamensis?

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

101White-browed PiculetSasia ochracea?
102Gray-capped WoodpeckerYungipicus canicapillusC
103Bay WoodpeckerBlythipicus pyrrhotis?
104Pale-headed WoodpeckerGecinulus grantia?
105Laced WoodpeckerPicus vittatus?
106Red-collared WoodpeckerPicus rabieri?
107Greater YellownapeChrysophlegma flavinucha?

 
Parrots: Psittaculidae

108Blossom-headed ParakeetPsittacula roseata?
109Red-breasted ParakeetPsittacula alexandri?

 
Asian and Grauer's Broadbills: Eurylaimidae

110Long-tailed BroadbillPsarisomus dalhousiae?
111Silver-breasted BroadbillSerilophus lunatus?

 
Pittas: Pittidae

112Blue-rumped PittaHydrornis soror?
113Bar-bellied PittaHydrornis elliotii?

 
Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

114Gray-chinned MinivetPericrocotus solaris?
115Scarlet MinivetPericrocotus speciosus?
116Large CuckooshrikeCoracina macei?
117Black-winged CuckooshrikeLalage melaschistos?

 
Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis: Vireonidae

118Pied Shrike-BabblerPteruthius flaviscapis?
119Dalat Shrike-BabblerPteruthius annamensis?
120White-bellied ErpornisErpornis zantholeuca?

 
Vangas, Helmetshrikes and Allies: Vangidae

121Large WoodshrikeTephrodornis virgatus?
122Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrikeHemipus picatus?

 
Ioras: Aegithinidae

123Common IoraAegithina tiphia?
124Great IoraAegithina lafresnayei?

 
Fantails: Rhipiduridae

125White-throated FantailRhipidura albicollis?

 
Drongos: Dicruridae

126Black DrongoDicrurus macrocercus?
127Ashy DrongoDicrurus leucophaeus?
128Bronzed DrongoDicrurus aeneus?
129Lesser Racket-tailed DrongoDicrurus remifer?
130Hair-crested DrongoDicrurus hottentottus?
131Greater Racket-tailed DrongoDicrurus paradiseus?

 
Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

132Black-naped MonarchHypothymis azurea?
133Blyth's Paradise-FlycatcherTerpsiphone affinisFC

 
Shrikes: Laniidae

134/Brown Shrike/Lanius cristatus?
135Burmese ShrikeLanius collurioides?
136|Long-tailed Shrike|Lanius schach?

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

137White-winged MagpieUrocissa whiteheadi?
138Indochinese Green-MagpieCissa hypoleuca?
139Racket-tailed TreepieCrypsirina temia?
140Ratchet-tailed TreepieTemnurus temnurus?
141Large-billed CrowCorvus macrorhynchos?

 
Fairy Flycatchers: Stenostiridae

142Gray-headed Canary-FlycatcherCulicicapa ceylonensis?

 
Tits, Chickadees, and Titmice: Paridae

143Sultan TitMelanochlora sultanea?

 
Cisticolas and Allies: Cisticolidae

144Common TailorbirdOrthotomus sutorius?
145Dark-necked TailorbirdOrthotomus atrogularis?
146Gray-breasted PriniaPrinia hodgsonii?
147Yellow-bellied PriniaPrinia flaviventris?
148Golden-headed CisticolaCisticola exilis?

 
Reed Warblers and Allies: Acrocephalidae

149/Thick-billed Warbler/Arundinax aedon?
150/Oriental Reed Warbler/Acrocephalus orientalis?

 
Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

151Striated GrassbirdMegalurus palustris?
152/Lanceolated Warbler/Locustella lanceolata?

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

153Dusky Crag-MartinPtyonoprogne concolor?
154/Barn Swallow/Hirundo rustica?
155Striated SwallowCecropis striolata?
156/Asian House-Martin/Delichon dasypus?

 
Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae

157Black-crested BulbulPycnonotus flaviventrisC
158Red-whiskered BulbulPycnonotus jocosusUC
159/Light-vented Bulbul/Pycnonotus sinensis?
160Sooty-headed BulbulPycnonotus aurigasterFC
161Stripe-throated BulbulPycnonotus finlaysoniFC
162Puff-throated BulbulAlophoixus pallidus?
163Gray-eyed BulbulIole propinqua?

 
Leaf Warblers: Phylloscopidae

164/Yellow-browed Warbler/Phylloscopus inornatusFC
165/Radde's Warbler/Phylloscopus schwarzi?
166/Dusky Warbler/Phylloscopus fuscatus?
167Gray-cheeked WarblerPhylloscopus poliogenysFC
168/Greenish Warbler/Phylloscopus trochiloides?
169/Pale-legged Leaf Warbler/Phylloscopus tenellipes?
170/Arctic Warbler/Phylloscopus borealis?
171Davison's Leaf WarblerPhylloscopus intensior?

 
Bush Warblers and Allies: Scotocercidae

172/Asian Stubtail/Urosphena squameiceps?
173/Manchurian Bush Warbler/Horornis canturians?

 
Long-tailed Tits: Aegithalidae

174Black-throated TitAegithalos concinnus?

 
White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies: Zosteropidae

175Striated YuhinaYuhina castaniceps?
176Indochinese YuhinaYuhina torqueola?
177/Swinhoe's White-eye/Zosterops simplex?

 
Tree-Babblers, Scimitar-Babblers, and Allies: Timaliidae

178Chestnut-capped BabblerTimalia pileata?
179Pin-striped Tit-BabblerMixornis gularis?
180Gray-faced Tit-BabblerMixornis kelleyi?
181Golden BabblerCyanoderma chrysaeumFC
182White-browed Scimitar-BabblerPomatorhinus schisticeps?
183Large Scimitar-BabblerMegapomatorhinus hypoleucos?
184Gray-throated BabblerStachyris nigriceps?
185Spot-necked BabblerStachyris strialata?

 
Fulvetta and Ground Babblers: Pellorneidae

186Scaly-crowned BabblerMalacopteron cinereum?
187Rufous-throated FulvettaSchoeniparus rufogularis?
188Buff-breasted BabblerPellorneum tickelli?
189Eyebrowed Wren-BabblerNapothera epilepidota?
190Short-tailed Scimitar-BabblerNapothera danjoui?
191Abbott's BabblerTurdinus abbottiUC
192Streaked Wren-BabblerTurdinus brevicaudatus?

 
Laughingthrushes and Allies: Leiothrichidae

193Brown-cheeked FulvettaAlcippe poioicephala?
194Mountain FulvettaAlcippe peracensis?
195Black-browed FulvettaAlcippe grotei?
196Masked LaughingthrushGarrulax perspicillatus?
197White-crested LaughingthrushGarrulax leucolophus?
198Lesser Necklaced LaughingthrushGarrulax monilegerUC
199Black-throated LaughingthrushIanthocincla chinensis?
200Silver-eared MesiaLeiothrix argentauris?

 
Nuthatches: Sittidae

201Velvet-fronted NuthatchSitta frontalis?

 
Starlings: Sturnidae

202Common Hill MynaGracula religiosa?
203European StarlingSturnus vulgarisVR
204Black-collared StarlingGracupica nigricollis?
205White-shouldered StarlingSturnia sinensis?
206Crested MynaAcridotheres cristatellus?

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

207/Siberian Thrush/Geokichla sibirica?
208Orange-headed ThrushGeokichla citrina?
209/White's Thrush/Zoothera aurea?
210Scaly ThrushZoothera dauma?
211/Eurasian Blackbird/Turdus merulaUC
212/Japanese Thrush/Turdus cardis?
213/Eyebrowed Thrush/Turdus obscurus?

 
Old World Flycatchers: Muscicapidae

214Gray-streaked FlycatcherMuscicapa griseisticta?
215/Dark-sided Flycatcher/Muscicapa sibirica?
216/Asian Brown Flycatcher/Muscicapa dauurica?
217Oriental Magpie-RobinCopsychus saularis?
218White-rumped ShamaCopsychus malabaricus?
219White-gorgeted FlycatcherAnthipes monilegerUC
220White-tailed FlycatcherCyornis concretusUC
221Hainan Blue FlycatcherCyornis hainanus?
222Blue-throated FlycatcherCyornis rubeculoides?
223Indochinese Blue FlycatcherCyornis sumatrensis?
224Verditer FlycatcherEumyias thalassinus?
225/Rufous-tailed Robin/Larvivora sibilans?
226/Siberian Blue Robin/Larvivora cyane?
227/Bluethroat/Luscinia svecica?
228Blue Whistling-ThrushMyophonus caeruleus?
229White-crowned ForktailEnicurus leschenaulti?
230Slaty-backed ForktailEnicurus schistaceusFC
231/Siberian Rubythroat/Calliope calliope?
232/Red-flanked Bluetail/Tarsiger cyanurus?
233/Narcissus Flycatcher/Ficedula narcissina?
234/Mugimaki Flycatcher/Ficedula mugimaki?
235Snowy-browed FlycatcherFicedula hyperythra?
236/Taiga Flycatcher/Ficedula albicilla?
237Red-breasted FlycatcherFicedula parva?
238/White-throated Rock-Thrush/Monticola gularis?
239Blue Rock-ThrushMonticola solitarius?
240Stejneger's Stonechat**Saxicola stejnegeri?

 
Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

241Yellow-vented FlowerpeckerDicaeum chrysorrheum?
242Plain FlowerpeckerDicaeum minullum?

 
Sunbirds and Spiderhunters: Nectariniidae

243Ruby-cheeked SunbirdChalcoparia singalensis?
244Olive-backed SunbirdCinnyris jugularis?
245Black-throated SunbirdAethopyga saturata?
246Crimson SunbirdAethopyga siparaja?
247Fork-tailed SunbirdAethopyga christinae?
248Little SpiderhunterArachnothera longirostra?
249Streaked SpiderhunterArachnothera magna?
250Purple-naped SpiderhunterKurochkinegramma hypogrammicum?

 
Fairy-bluebirds: Irenidae

251Asian Fairy-bluebirdIrena puella?

 
Leafbirds: Chloropseidae

252Blue-winged LeafbirdChloropsis cochinchinensis?
253Orange-bellied LeafbirdChloropsis hardwickii?

 
Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

254White-rumped MuniaLonchura striata?
255Scaly-breasted MuniaLonchura punctulata?

 
Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

256/Gray Wagtail/Motacilla cinerea?
257/Eastern Yellow Wagtail/Motacilla tschutschensis?
258/White Wagtail/Motacilla alba?
259/Richard's Pipit/Anthus richardi?
260/Olive-backed Pipit/Anthus hodgsoni?
261/Red-throated Pipit/Anthus cervinus?

 
Old World Buntings: Emberizidae

262/Yellow-breasted Bunting/Emberiza aureola?

 * Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through September 2014 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
** Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.

OTHER LOCALES

PRESENCE CODES

//Boreal Visitor
\\Austral Visitor
||Transient
##Non-breeding Dispersal
<>Erratic/Irregular
()Breeding Season Only
{}Casual/Vagrant
[]Accidental

OCCURRENCE CODES

AAbundant/Very Common
CCommon
FCFairly/Locally Common
UCUncommon/Scarce
RRare/Very Scarce
VRVery Rare
XAccidental/Vagrant
?Uncertain