Olive-backed tailorbird

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Olive-backed tailorbird
COLLECTIE TROPENMUSEUM Orthotomus sepium sepium bij het nest waarin jong van Cacomantis merulinus lanceolatus TMnr 10006539.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cisticolidae
Genus: Orthotomus
Species: O. sepium
Binomial name
Orthotomus sepium
Horsfield, 1821

The olive-backed tailorbird (Orthotomus sepium) is a species of passerine bird formerly placed in the "Old World warbler" assemblage, it but now placed in the family Cisticolidae.

It is endemic to the islands of Java and Bali in Indonesia.

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