Grey crested tit

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Grey crested tit
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Carrying food for juveniles at Biskeri (11,000 ft.) in Kullu - Manali District of Himachal Pradesh, India.
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Paridae
Genus: Lophophanes
L. dichrous
Binomial name
Lophophanes dichrous
(Blyth, 1844)
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Range of Lophophanes dichrous

Parus dichrous Blyth, 1844

The grey crested tit or grey-crested tit (Lophophanes dichrous) is a species of bird in the Paridae family.

It is found in the Himalayan foothills and southern-central China. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2004). "Parus dichrous". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2004. Retrieved 2008-05-26.