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Category:Rhipidura - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Rhipidura

Description

Small insectivorous birds of southern Asia and Australasia. All are called Fantails except for the Willie Wagtail of Australia. They are not related to the true wagtails, which are in the family Motacillidae.

Taxonomy

Rhipidura is a genus in the family Rhipiduridae.
Yellow-bellied Fantail was formerly included in this genus but recent resarch showed it to be a Fairy Flycatcher and not a Fantail.


Genus Rhipidura viewedit
R. atra Black Fantail
R. nigrocinnamomea Black-and-cinnamon Fantail
R. superciliaris Mindanao Blue Fantail
R. samarensis Visayan Blue Fantail
R. sauli Tablas Fantail
R. albiventris Visayan Fantail
R. cyaniceps Blue-headed Fantail
R. perlata Spotted Fantail
R. fuscorufa Cinnamon-tailed Fantail
R. cockerelli Cockerell's Fantail
R. rufiventris Northern Fantail
R. diluta Brown-capped Fantail
R. threnothorax Sooty Thicket Fantail
R. maculipectus Black Thicket Fantail
R. leucothorax White-bellied Thicket Fantail
R. leucophrys Willie-wagtail
R. javanica Malaysian Pied Fantail
R. nigritorquis Philippine Pied Fantail
R. albicollis White-throated Fantail
R. albogularis Spot-breasted Fantail
R. phoenicura Rufous-tailed Fantail
R. euryura White-bellied Fantail
R. aureola White-browed Fantail
R. rufidorsa Rufous-backed Fantail
R. brachyrhyncha Dimorphic Fantail
R. dahli Bismarck Fantail
R. matthiae Mussau Fantail
R. malaitae Malaita Fantail
R. teysmanni Rusty-bellied Fantail
R. superflua Tawny-backed Fantail
R. dedemi Streak-breasted Fantail
R. opistherythra Long-tailed Fantail
R. lepida Palau Fantail
R. semirubra Manus Fantail
R. rufifrons Rufous Fantail
R. dryas Arafura Fantail
R. kubaryi Pohnpei Fantail
R. albolimbata Friendly Fantail
R. hyperythra Chestnut-bellied Fantail
R. drownei Brown Fantail
R. verreauxi Streaked Fantail
R. tenebrosa Dusky Fantail
R. rennelliana Rennell Fantail
R. personata Kadavu Fantail
R. nebulosa Samoan Fantail
R. albiscapa Grey Fantail
R. phasiana Mangrove Fantail
R. fuliginosa New Zealand Fantail
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