Coral-billed scimitar babbler

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Coral-billed scimitar babbler
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Coral-billed scimitar babbler
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Timaliidae
Genus: Pomatorhinus
Species: P. ferruginosus
Binomial name
Pomatorhinus ferruginosus
Blyth, 1845

The coral-billed scimitar babbler (Pomatorhinus ferruginosus) is a species of bird in the Timaliidae family.

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It is found in Bhutan, India, Nepal, China. Its natural habitat is subtropical moist montane forests. It is normally 24 cm long and weighs 40-48g.[2]

References[edit]

  • 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.