This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.
Sibley, C. G.; Monroe, B. L. 1990. Distribution and taxonomy of birds of the world. Yale University Press, New Haven, USA.
Batrachostomus javensis (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) was previously split as B. javensis and B. affinis following Sibley and Monroe (1990, 1993). B. pygmaeus was described as new to science by Alviola (1997) but is regarded as an example of B. javensis following Holyoak (1999) and Dickinson (2003).
Text account compilers
Ekstrom, J., Butchart, S.
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Batrachostomus affinis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/09/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/09/2014.
This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.
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|Current IUCN Red List category||Not Recognised|
|Species name author||Blyth, 1847|