Long-billed wren-babbler

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Long-billed wren-babbler
Rimator malacoptilus.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pellorneidae
Genus: Rimator
Species: R. malacoptilus
Binomial name
Rimator malacoptilus
Blyth, 1847

The long-billed wren-babbler (Rimator malacoptilus) is a species of bird in the family Pellorneidae.

A bird from Arunachal Pradesh, Zangnan, India

It is found in the Himalayas from north-eastern India to southern China. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


  • 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.