Bornean wren-babbler

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Bornean wren-babbler
Bornean Wren- (or Ground-) Babbler (13997632799).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pellorneidae
Genus: Ptilocichla
Species: P. leucogrammica
Binomial name
Ptilocichla leucogrammica
(Bonaparte, 1850)

The Bornean wren-babbler (Ptilocichla leucogrammica) is a species of bird in the Pellorneidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia, where it is endemic to the island of Borneo.[2] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical swamps. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Ptilocichla leucogrammica". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Phillipps, Quentin & Phillipps, Karen (2011). Phillipps’ Field Guide to the Birds of Borneo. Oxford, UK: John Beaufoy Publishing. ISBN 978-1-906780-56-2. 
  • Collar, N. J. & Robson, C. 2007. Family Timaliidae (Babblers) pp. 70 – 291 in; del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. Handbook of the Birds of the World, Vol. 12. Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.