Marsh grassbird

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Marsh grassbird
Marsh Grassbird.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Locustellidae
Genus: Helopsaltes
H. pryeri
Binomial name
Helopsaltes pryeri
Seebohm, 1884

Megalurus pryeri
Locustella pryeri

The marsh grassbird (Helopsaltes pryeri), also known as the Japanese swamp warbler, is a species of Old World warbler in the family Locustellidae. It is found in China, Japan, South Korea, Mongolia, and Russia.

Its natural habitat is swamps. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Locustella pryeri". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.