Variegated laughingthrush

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Variegated laughingthrush
Variegated Laughingthrush Chopta Uttarakhand India 02.12.2015.jpg
Species Trochalopteron variegatum variegatum from Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, Uttarakhand, India.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Leiothrichidae
Genus: Trochalopteron
Species: T. variegatum
Binomial name
Trochalopteron variegatum
(Vigors, 1831)

Garrulax variegatus

at Kullu - Manali District of Himachal Pradesh, India
at Kullu - Manali District of Himachal Pradesh, India.

The variegated laughingthrush (Trochalopteron variegatum) is a species of bird in the family Leiothrichidae. It is endemic to the northern regions of the Indian subcontinent, primarily the low-to-mid altitudes of the Himalayas. It ranges across Bhutan, India, Nepal and Tibet.