Black-and-red Broadbill
Pulau Ubin
25 Apr 2023 to 10 May 2023

General details
Species Black-and-red Broadbill Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos
Record ID 10524
Date range 25 Apr 2023 to 10 May 2023
Location Pulau Ubin
Count 1 individual
Subrecords 10522
Date added 26 Apr 2023

Record accepted.

Committee's view
There were at least two Black-and-red Broadbills in Pulau Ubin simultaneously, one ringed (this record) and another unringed. Records with no photograph showing the presence of a leg ring are assumed to be unringed for ease of records keeping. More details can be found in this article.
Vote results This record was not put through an explicit vote, but the SBRC has evaluated and verified the record.
Verdict Accepted / Wild (Verifiable)

References (see all)
References BirdSoc SG; Facebook

Revisions to this record
Date revised Changes made
19 Jul 2023 Background updated, and this record made unrelated to other records from Apr-May 2023, to reflect the presence of two individuals.
11 May 2024 Last date was extended to reflect an additional sighting of the ringed bird on 10 May 2023.


Bird Society of Singapore. (2023). Record 10524: Black-and-red Broadbill Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos. Retrieved May 26, 2024, from

Credit for photo(s): Koh Wild

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