Scientific Name: Lalage fimbriata
Malay Name: Selancang-Kelabu Melayu
Chinese Name: 缨鹃鵙
Range: Breeding Range: (OR) Southeast Asia
Taxonomy: Polytypic. Subspecies are: neglecta, culminata, schierbrandi, compta, fimbriata.
Local Subspecies: culminata
Size: 19-20.5 cm
Identification: Male has dark grey upperparts with lighter grey underparts and belly. Lores and ear coverts darker grey than rest of body, with black wings. Female similar, with barred underparts.
Local Status: Former resident and very rare visitor
Conservation Status: Least Concern (BirdLife International 2016)
- Bird List Revision for November 2018 (Revisions)
- Local extinctions of Singapore birds (Science)
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link
eBird Species page: eBird (Lesser Cuckooshrike)
BirdLife International. (2016). Lalage fimbriata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22706639A94081257.en. Accessed on 1 January 2023
Singapore Birds Project. (n.d.). Lesser Cuckooshrike. Retrieved on June 3, 2023 from https://singaporebirds.com/species/lesser-cuckooshrike.