- Pericrocotus divaricatus
- Grey upperparts
- Black cap
- White forehead
- Whitish below
- White band across the flight-feathers
- Black bill and feet
- Grey cap
- Black band between bill and eye with a narrow white band above it
 Similar Species
Swinhoe's Minivet: see this Birdforum thread for some ID features to separate them.
North-eastern Asia; winters in the Philippines and Indonesia
This is a monotypic species.
Has been considered conspecific with Ryukyu Minivet.
Forest, mangroves, scrub, plantation, gardens
The diet includes insects.
Four to seven eggs are laid and incubated for 17 to 18 days.
The call is a high-pitched, metallic trill.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- BF Member observations
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