Species of Thailand

Crested bunting

Emberiza lathami, John Edward Gray, 1831

(In Thai: นกจาบปีกอ่อนหงอน)

The crested bunting (Emberiza lathami) is a species of bird in the family Emberizidae, from the northern regions of the Indian Subcontinent stretching eastward to Southeast Asia.

Range

It is found from the Himalayas eastwards to highland areas of Southeast Asia.

Habitat

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.

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Category / Seasonal Status

Wiki listed status (concerning Thai population): Winter visitor

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

BCST Seasonal status: Non-breeding visitor

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Emberizidae
Genus
Emberiza
Species
Emberiza lathami

Common names

  • Thai: นกจาบปีกอ่อนหงอน

Synonyms

  • Emberiza lathami

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (ONEP)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (BCST)

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Crested bunting
Crested bunting
Crested bunting

Range Map

Distribution map of Crested bunting, Emberiza lathami in Thailand
  • Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai
  • Doi Inthanon National Park
  • Doi Lang
  • Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park
  • Mae Ai District, Chiang Mai
  • Mae Fa Luang District, Chiang Rai
  • Mae Taeng District, Chiang Mai
  • Nong Bong Khai Non-Hunting Area
  • Phu Chi Fa Forest Park
Range map of Emberiza lathami in Thailand