Brown emutail

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Brown emutail
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Locustellidae
Genus: Bradypterus
B. brunneus
Binomial name
Bradypterus brunneus
Sharpe, 1877

Dromaeocercus brunneus

The brown emutail (Bradypterus brunneus) is an emutail in the family Locustellidae. It is found only in Madagascar. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Dromaeocercus brunneus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 2014-08-26.