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Timaliidae

Mountain wren-babbler

Napothera crassa Photo by James Eaton (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:mountain wren-babbler (en); zaragateiro-pequeno-montês (pt); turdinule des montagnes (fr); ratina montana (es); blasskehltimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is endemic to northern Borneo, being found along the border between Malaysia and Indonesia, and also in Brunei.Size:These birds are 14 cm long and weigh about 25 g.Habitat:The […]

Mindanao pygmy babbler

Stachyris plateni Photo by Nobuo Matsumura (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:Mindanao pygmy babbler (en); zaragateiro-pigmeu-de-Mindanao (pt); timalie pygmée de Mindanao (fr); timalí de Mindanao (de); zwergbuschtimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is endemic to the island of Mindanao, in the southern Philippines.Size:These birds are 10 cm long and weigh 7,5-10 g.Habitat:The Mindanao pygmy babbler is found […]

Long-billed wren-babbler

Rimator malacoptilus Photo by Christoph Moning (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:long-billed wren-babbler (en); zaragateiro-pequeno-de-bico-comprido (pt); turdinule à long bec (fr); ratina picuda (es); Assamzwergsäbler (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is found in extreme north-eastern India, and in adjacent parts of northern Myanmar, Bhutan, and north-western Yunnan in southern China.Size:These birds are 11-12 cm long and weigh […]

Brown-cheeked laughingthrush

Garrulax henrici Photo by Tang Jun (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:brown-cheeked laughingthrush (en); zaragateiro-de-Henri (pt); garrulaxe de Henri (fr); charlatán de Henri (es); Prinzenhäherling (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is found in the Himalayas, in southern Xizang, China, in south-eastern Tibet, and marginally in extreme north-eastern India.Size:These birds are 24,5-26 cm long and weigh 60-70 g.Habitat:The […]

Common jery

Neomixis tenella Photo by Nick Athanas (Internet Bird Collection) Common name:common jery (en); jéri-comum (pt); petite éroesse (fr); jiji común (es); graunackentimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is endemic to Madagascar, being found throughout the island.Size:These birds are 10 cm long and weigh 6-8 g.Habitat:The common jery is mostly found in both dry and moist tropical […]

Eyebrowed wren-babbler

Napothera epilepidota Photo by David Lai (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:eyebrowed wren-babbler (en); zaragateiro-pequeno-de-sobrancelha (pt); petite turdinule (fr); ratina cejuda (es); streifenbrusttimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is found from southern China, Bangladesh and extreme north-eastern India, through Indochina and into the Indonesian islands of Java, Sumatra and Borneo.Size:These birds are 10-11 cm long.Habitat:The eyebrowed wren-babbler […]

Puvel’s illadopsis

Illadopsis puveli Photo by Krzysztof Blachowiak (Internet Bird Collection) Common name:Puvel’s illadopsis (en); falso-tordo-de-Cacine (pt); akalat de Puvel (fr); tordina de Puvel (es); großfuß-buschdrossling (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This African species is patchily distributed, with two disjunct subspecies. I.p. puveli is found is West Africa, from Senegal to Togo, while I.p. strenuipes occurs in a few patches […]

Malia

Malia grata Photo by Rob Hutchinson (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:malia (en); malia (pt); malia des Célèbes (fr); timalí malia (es); mooswaldtimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species indemic to the island of Sulawesi, in Indonesia, being restricted to the mountain forests located inland.Size:These birds are 28-29 cm long.Habitat:The malia is only found in primary mountain rainforests, […]

Scaly-crowned babbler

Malacopteron cinereum Photo by Peter Ericsson (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:scaly-crowned babbler (en); zaragateiro-de-barrete-escamado (pt); akalat à calotte maillée (fr); tordina coroniescamada (es); rotstirn-zweigtimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is found from Vietnam and Thailand to the Indonesian islands of Borneo, Sumatra and Java.Size:These birds are 16 cm long and weigh 14-21 g.Habitat:The scaly-croned babbler is […]

Ferruginous babbler

Trichastoma bicolor Photo by James Chong (Oriental Bird Images) Common name:ferruginous babbler (en); zaragateiro-ruivo (pt); akalat ferrugineux (fr); tordina bicolor (es); weißwangen-maustimalie (de)Taxonomy:Order PasseriformesFamily TimaliidaeRange:This species is found in southern Thailand and extreme southern Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei and the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Borneo.Size:These birds are 16,5-18 cm long and weigh about 30 […]