White-hooded babbler

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White-hooded babbler
Gampsorhynchus rufulus juv.jpg
Juveniles show rufous head
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pellorneidae
Genus: Gampsorhynchus
G. rufulus
Binomial name
Gampsorhynchus rufulus
Blyth, 1844

The white-hooded babbler (Gampsorhynchus rufulus) is a species of bird in the Pellorneidae family.

It is found from the eastern Himalayas to central Myanmar and south-western China.[2] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2013). "Gampsorhynchus rufulus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Babblers & fulvettas « IOC World Bird List". www.worldbirdnames.org. Retrieved 2017-07-07.
  • 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.