Coral-billed scimitar babbler

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

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


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]


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Pomatorhinus ferruginosus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T103893364A94477583. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T103893364A94477583.en. Retrieved 14 January 2018.
  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.