Black-headed tailorbird

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Black-headed tailorbird
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cisticolidae
Genus: Orthotomus
Species: O. nigriceps
Binomial name
Orthotomus nigriceps
Tweeddale, 1878

The black-headed tailorbird (Orthotomus nigriceps) is a songbird species in the family Cisticolidae. It was formerly included in the "Old World warbler" assemblage.

It is native to the southeastern Philippines : eastern Mindanao, Dinagat and Siargao.

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