Species Details


Ashy Minivet Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Pericrocotus divaricatus
Family : Campephagidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : All kind of forests
Description : Ashy Minivet is a small long-tailed bird which is greyish above and whitish below.The male differs from the female.Male:looks grey from above and white from below.Female looks entirely grey from above and dull whitefrom below.Both sexes have dark brown irises,short balck bill,legs and feet.The juvenile has brownish-grey upperparts and faint brownish scaling underparts.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Kim(www.inaturalist.org/people/Kim),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;Anon Torimimore information, please contact us.