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Photo by James Eaton
Elephant Ridge Trail, Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia, June 2002
Dinopium rafflesii



Southeast Asia: found in Indochina, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Brunei, Borneo, Indonesia, Greater Sundas and Sumatra.



There are 2 subspecies:

  • D. r. rafflesii:
  • D. r. dulitense:


Moist lowland forest, mangrove forest and montanes.


  1. Clements, JF. 2009. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2009. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. Avibase

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