Ashy tailorbird

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Ashy tailorbird
Ashy Tailorbird (Orthotomus ruficeps cineraceus).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cisticolidae
Genus: Orthotomus
O. ruficeps
Binomial name
Orthotomus ruficeps
(Lesson, 1830)

The ashy tailorbird (Orthotomus ruficeps) is a species of bird formerly placed in the "Old World warbler" assemblage, it but now placed in the family Cisticolidae. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand, Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical mangrove forest.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Orthotomus ruficeps". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.

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