White-throated redstart

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The white-throated redstart (Phoenicurus schisticeps) is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae.

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White-throated redstart
From Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve, West Sikkim, India
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Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Muscicapidae
Genus: Phoenicurus
P. schisticeps
Binomial name
Phoenicurus schisticeps
(Gray & Gray, 1847)

It is found in Nepal, Bhutan, central China and far northern areas of Myanmar and Northeast India.

From Pangolakha Wildlife Sanctuary, East Sikkim, India in alpine snowy meadows.

Its natural habitat is temperate forests.