Hodgson's redstart

Hodgson's redstart (Phoenicurus hodgsoni) is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae.

Hodgson's redstart
Hodgson's redstart Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve West Sikkim India 17.02.2016.jpg
Male from Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve, West Sikkim, India.
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Muscicapidae
Genus: Phoenicurus
P. hodgsoni
Binomial name
Phoenicurus hodgsoni
(Moore, 1854)

Ruticilla hodgsoni

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It is found in Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, and Nepal.

Its natural habitat is temperate forests.

It is a winter visitor in the Himalayas.[2]


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Phoenicurus hodgsoni". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ http://www.birding.in/birds/Passeriformes/Muscicapidae/hodgsons_redstart.htm