Assam laughingthrush

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Assam Laughingthrush
Assam Laughingthrush Khonoma Nagaland India 23.12.2016.jpg
From Khonoma Nature Conservation and Tragopan Sanctuary, Nagaland, India
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Leiothrichidae
Genus: Trochalopteron
T. chrysopterum
Binomial name
Trochalopteron chrysopterum
(Gould, 1835)

Garrulax erythrocephalus chrysopterus
Garrulax chrysopterus

The Assam laughingthrush (Trochalopteron chrysopterum) is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family. It is found in Northeast India and adjacent southwest China and Myanmar.

The species was formerly regarded as a subspecies of the chestnut-crowned laughingthrush, T. erythrocephalum.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Garrulax chrysopterus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 17 July 2012.