Sooty-capped Babbler

Scientific Name
Malacopteron affine
Conservation Status
Near Threatened (NT)

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The Sooty-capped Babbler Malacopteron affine is an Old World babbler. The Old World babblers are a large family of Old World passerine birds characterised by soft fluffy plumage. These are birds of tropical areas, with the greatest variety in southeast Asia. The Sooty-capped Babbler is also known in Malay as Rimba Tinjau Belukar. Its main diet is small insects. eu:Malacopteron affine fr:Akalat affin ms:Burung Rimba Tinjau Belukar sv:Sotkronad trädtimalia zh:纯色树鹛