Nitidula Jerd. & Blyth, P. Z. S., 1861, p. 201. Type, Nitidula hodgsoni.
The genus Nitidula consists of a single species, a very small Blue Flycatcher distinguishable at once by its narrow slender bill with well-developed hairs over the nostril.
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.2 1924.
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