Long-tailed Wren-Babbler

Scientific Name
Spelaeornis chocolatinus
Category
Family
Genus
Conservation Status
Near Threatened (NT)

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Wikipedia Article

The Naga Wren-Babbler or Long-tailed Wren-Babbler (Spelaeornis chocolatinus) is a bird species in the family Timaliidae. <!-- It is found in China, India, Myanmar, and Vietnam. after splits --> Several former subspecies of this bird have now been recognized as good species. They are: Pale-throated Wren-babbler (S. kinneari), Chin Hills Wren-babbler (S. oatesi) and Grey-bellied Wren-babbler (S. reptatus). The natural habitat of the Long-tailed Wren-babbler are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Following the splitting of the newly-recognized species, the populations remaining in S. chocolatinus are small enough to warrant uplisting to Near Threatened status, from the previous IUCN assessment of Least Concern.