Black-browed reed warbler
Acrocephalus bistrigiceps, Robert Swinhoe, 1860
The black-browed reed warbler (Acrocephalus bistrigiceps) is a marsh-warbler (family Acrocephalidae). It was formerly included in the "Old World warbler" assemblage. The species was first described by Robert Swinhoe in 1860.
It is found from eastern Mongolia and south-eastern Russia to eastern China and Japan.
The black-browed reed warbler is similar and closely related to the more common and widespread Eurasian reed warbler. The bird spends its time foraging close to the ground inside undisturbed reed beds. Like many other wetland birds, it is of conservation concern owing to habitat loss-destruction of native marsh vegetation and its replacement by rice paddies and fishponds.
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Category / Seasonal Status
Wiki listed status (concerning Thai population): Winter visitor
Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years BCST Category:
Non-breeding visitor BCST Seasonal status:
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Passeriformes Family Acrocephalidae Genus Acrocephalus Species Acrocephalus bistrigiceps
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Black-browed reed warbler
Amphawa District, Samut Songkhram Ban Laem District, Phetchaburi Ban Phai District, Khon Kaen Bang Len District, Nakhon Pathom Bang Pahan District, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Bang Phra Non-Hunting Area Bang Pu Recreation Centre Bangkok Province Borabue District, Maha Sarakham Bueng Boraped Non-Hunting Area Chatturat District, Chaiyaphum Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai Doi Lo District, Chiang Mai Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park Fang District, Chiang Mai Hat Yai District, Songkhla Huai Chorakhe Mak Reservoir Non-Hunting Area Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary Kabin Buri District, Prachinburi Kaeng Krachan National Park Kantharawichai District, Maha Sarakham Khanom District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Khao Lak - Lam Ru National Park Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park Khao Sok National Park Khao Yai National Park Khao Yoi District, Phetchaburi Khemarat District, Ubon Ratchathani Khlong Luang District, Pathum Thani Khuan Khanun District, Phatthalung Klaeng District, Rayong Kumphawapi District, Udon Thani Kut Thing Non-Hunting Area Laem Pak Bia Mae Ai District, Chiang Mai Mae Mo District, Lampang Mae Ping National Park Mae Taeng District, Chiang Mai Mae Wong National Park Mueang Chachoengsao District, Chachoengsao Mueang Chaiyaphum District, Chaiyaphum Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai Mueang Chonburi District, Chonburi Mueang Chumphon District, Chumphon Mueang Kanchanaburi District, Kanchanaburi Mueang Khon Kaen District, Khon Kaen Mueang Maha Sarakham District, Maha Sarakham Mueang Nakhon Ratchasima District, Nakhon Ratchasima Mueang Nan District, Nan Mueang Nong Khai District, Nong Khai Mueang Pattani District, Pattani Mueang Phayao District, Phayao Mueang Phetchaburi District, Phetchaburi Mueang Samut Sakhon District, Samut Sakhon Mueang Samut Songkhram District, Samut Songkhram Mueang Songkhla District, Songkhla Mueang Suphanburi District, Suphan Buri Mueang Surin District, Surin Mueang Tak District, Tak Non Thai District, Nakhon Ratchasima Nong Bong Khai Non-Hunting Area Nong Han Lake Nong Song Hong District, Khon Kaen Nong Suea District, Pathum Thani Pa Sang District, Lamphun Pak Chong District, Nakhon Ratchasima Pak Phli District, Nakhon Nayok Pak Thale Phanat Nikhom District, Chonburi Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya District, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Phu Hin Rong Kla National Park Phutthamonthon District, Nakhon Pathom Rattanaburi District, Surin Sai Noi District, Nonthaburi Samae San Island Samut Prakan Province San Sai District, Chiang Mai Sanam Bin Reservoir Non-Hunting Area Sankhaburi District, Chainat Sikhoraphum District, Surin Takua Pa District, Phang Nga Taphan Hin District, Phichit Thalang District, Phuket Thale Noi Non-Hunting Area Than Sadet - Koh Pha-Ngan National Park Thanyaburi District, Pathum Thani Thawat Buri District, Roi Et Wat Phai Lom & Wat Ampu Wararam Non-Hunting Area Range map of Acrocephalus bistrigiceps in Thailand
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