Himalayan Rubythroat Luscinia pectoralis

Himalayan Rubythroat
Himalayan Rubythroat
Himalayan Rubythroat
The Himalayan Rubythroat, also called the White-tailed Rubythroat, as its name indicates is native to the Himalayas and high altitude foothills.
Himalayan Rubythroat
Himalayan Rubythroat
Himalayan Rubythroat
Like the related Siberian Rubythroat and Bluethroat, it belongs to the Old World flycatcher family, specifically the chats, together with the Nightingale (same genus) and the red-breasted (European) Robin. Photos on this page were taken in Kazakhstan by Alexandra Makhnina.