minivet

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minivet

(ˈmɪnɪvɛt)
n
(Animals) any brightly coloured tropical Asian cuckoo shrike of the genus Pericrocotus
[C19: of unknown origin]
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fuscatus, and Japanese Thrushes Turdus cardis) and rare forest-associated resident species (such as Hair-crested Drongos Dicrurus hottentottus, Orange Minivets Pericrocotus flammeus and Scarlet-backed Flowerpeckers Dicaeum cruentatum) could be observed as the sampling sites increased, especially in the nonbreeding season.