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Niltava vivida
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Muscicapidae
Genus: Niltava
Hodgson, 1837

Niltava (from niltau, Nepali for N. sundara)[1] is a genus of bird in the Muscicapidae family. It contains the following species:


  1. ^ Jobling, James A. (1991). A Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names. Oxford University Press. p. 161. ISBN 0 19 854634 3. 

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