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Black laughingthrush

Binomial name: Garrulax lugubris, Salomon Müller, 1835

The black laughingthrush (Garrulax lugubris) is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family. It is found in highland forests in the Thai-Malay Peninsula and on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Until recently, it usually included the bare-headed laughingthrush as a subspecies.

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Scientific classification

Garrulax lugubris

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Black laughingthrush, Garrulax lugubris in Thailand
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary

Range map of Garrulax lugubris in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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