Short-tailed Magpie


Short-tailed Magpie

Taxobox
name = Short-tailed Magpie
status = LC | status_system = IUCN3.1
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Passeriformes
familia = Corvidae
genus = "Cissa"
species = "C. thalassina"
binomial = "Cissa thalassina"
binomial_authority = (Temminck, 1826)

Short-tailed Magpie or Short-tailed Green Magpie ("Cissa thalassina") is a passerine bird of crow family, Corvidae. It is endemic to southeast Asia. A montane forest-dwelling bird, it dwells in thick vegetation in the mid and upper storeys of forests, and makes only short flights.cite book
last =Whitten | first =Tony and Jane | authorlink = | coauthors = | title =Wild Indonesia: The Wildlife and Scenery of the Indonesian Archipelago | publisher =New Holland | date =1992 | location =United Kingdom | pages =page 131
isbn = 1-85368-128-8
]

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