Species of Thailand

Chestnut-backed scimitar babbler

Pomatorhinus montanus, Thomas Horsfield, 1821

(In Thai: นกระวังไพรหลังแดง)

The chestnut-backed scimitar babbler (Pomatorhinus montanus) is a species of bird in the family Timaliidae.

It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.

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Category / Seasonal Status

Wiki listed status (concerning Thai population): Accidental

BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years

BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Timaliidae
Genus
Pomatorhinus
Species
Pomatorhinus montanus

Common names

  • English: Chestnut-backed scimitar babbler
  • Thai: นกระวังไพรหลังแดง

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Chestnut-backed scimitar babbler

Range Map

Distribution map of Chestnut-backed scimitar babbler, Pomatorhinus montanus in Thailand
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
Range map of Pomatorhinus montanus in Thailand