vicinity of Manila, Luzon, Philippines.
Until recently considered conspecific with S. bitorquata, but differs in a more contrasting (black and white) outer tail (2), less contrasting undertail (2), paler collar, with greenish sheen and “scaly” effect, virtually no white band above, and rusty pink starting beneath (at least 2), paler underparts (ns) and shorter bill (2), with a markedly different song (although a greater sample needed for confirmation)#R. Monotypic.
Philippines; also recorded in N Borneo. Introduced to Guam and N Marianas.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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