Taxon profile


Velvet-mantled Drongo
Dicrurus modestus Hartlaub, 1849

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Dicruridae - drongos »  genus Dicrurus

Other names

= Príncipe Drongo

Least Concern
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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Dicrurus modestus atactus Oberholser, 1899
subspecies Dicrurus modestus coracinus Verreaux, J & Verreaux, E, 1851
subspecies Dicrurus modestus modestus Hartlaub, 1849

Links and literature

EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Dicrurus modestus Hartlaub, 1849]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Dicrurus modestus Hartlaub, 1849]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Dicrurus modestus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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