Rusty-capped fulvetta

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Rusty-capped fulvetta
Rusty-capped Fulvetta Khonoma Nagaland India 03.11.2016.jpg
From Khonoma Nature Conservation and Tragopan Sanctuary, Nagaland, India.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pellorneidae
Genus: Alcippe
Species: A. dubia
Binomial name
Alcippe dubia
Hume, 1874

Schoeniparus dubius

The rusty-capped fulvetta (Alcippe dubia) is a species of bird in the Pellorneidae family.

Rusty-capped fulvetta (foreground) with Fulvetta cinereiceps.

It is found in Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam. 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.