White-breasted babbler

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White-breasted babbler
Stachyris grammiceps 1838.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Timaliidae
Genus: Stachyris
Species: S. grammiceps
Binomial name
Stachyris grammiceps
(Temminck, 1827)

The white-breasted babbler (Stachyris grammiceps) is a species of bird in the Timaliidae family. It is endemic to the island of Java in Indonesia. Most records are from West Java.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  • 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.