Shiny whistling thrush

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Shiny whistling thrush
Naturalis Biodiversity Center - RMNH.AVES.145939 1 - Myiophoneus melanurus (Salvadori, 1879) - Turdidae - bird skin specimen.jpeg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Muscicapidae
Genus: Myophonus
Species: M. melanurus
Binomial name
Myophonus melanurus
(Salvadori, 1879)

The shiny whistling thrush (Myophonus melanurus) is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae. It is native to the Barisan Mountains in Sumatra.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Myophonus melanurus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.