There have been some minor English Name as well as Scientific Name changes to be in sync with the IOC World Bird List version 7.2 published in April 22 2017.
The English Name changes are are:
- Blyth’s Paradise Flycatcher from Oriental Paradise Flycatcher.
- Rufous-bellied Eagle from Rufous-bellied Hawk-Eagle.
The Scientific Name changes are:
- Ruff from Philomachus pugnax to Calidris pugnax
- Broad-billed Sandpiper from Limicola falcinellus to Calidris falcinellus
- Spoon-billed Sandpiper from Eurynorhynchus pygmea to Calidris pygmea
- Buff-vented Bulbul from Iole olivacea to Iole crypta
The Singapore Bird Checklist is downloadable in Excel format here:
Singapore Bird Checklist-2017-Rev-03