(syn. Ficedula Ϯ Pygmy Blue Flycatcher F. hodgsoni) L. nitidulus  somewhat spruce, rather trim  < nitidus  glittering  < nitere  to shine; "Genus NITIDULA, Jerd. & Blyth.  Resembles Muscicapula, Blyth, but has a slender undepressed bill, like that of Phylloscopus.   NITIDULA CAMPBELLI, Jerd. & Blyth.  Colour bright dark-indigo-blue above, passing to ultramarine on the crown  ...  throat, breast, and belly clear bright ferruginous" (Jerdon & Blyth 1861) (see Briania).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 12 December 2018).