Binomial name: Heterophasia desgodinsi, Émile Oustalet, 1877
The black-headed sibia (Heterophasia desgodinsi) is a bird species in the family Leiothrichidae. In former times it was often included with the dark-backed sibia in H. melanoleuca. Together with most other sibias, it is sometimes separated in the genus Malacias.
It is found in China, Laos and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.
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Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Passeriformes Family Leiothrichidae Genus Heterophasia Species Heterophasia desgodinsi
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
Black-headed sibia - Doi Inthanon National Park
Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park Range map of Heterophasia desgodinsi in Thailand
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