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Chestnut-crowned laughingthrush

Binomial name: Trochalopteron erythrocephalum, Nicholas Aylward Vigors, 1832

The Chestnut-crowned Laughingthrush (Garrulax erythrocephalus) is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family. It is found in Bhutan, China, India, and Nepal.

This species is sometimes placed in the genus Trochalopteron.

The Assam Laughingthrush, formerly included as a subspecies, is now usually regarded as a separate species.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Leiothrichidae
Genus
Trochalopteron
Species
Trochalopteron erythrocephalum

Synonyms

  • Garrulax erythrocephalus

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Chestnut-crowned laughingthrush, Trochalopteron erythrocephalum in Thailand

Range map of Trochalopteron erythrocephalum in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits and Parinya Pawangkhanant for their help with many range data.

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