Iraq babbler

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Iraq babbler
Common Babbler (Turdoides caudatus) in Hodal, Haryana W IMG 6246.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Leiothrichidae
Genus: Turdoides
Species: T. altirostris
Binomial name
Turdoides altirostris
(Hartert, 1909)

The Iraq babbler (Turdoides altirostris) is a species of bird in the family Leiothrichidae. It is found in Iraq and south western Iran.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Turdoides altirostris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  • 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.