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Horsfield's babbler

Binomial name: Malacocincla sepiaria, Thomas Horsfield, 1821

The Horsfield's babbler (Malacocincla sepiaria) is a species of bird in the Pellorneidae family.

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

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

The common name commemorates the American naturalist Thomas Horsfield.

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Scientific classification

Malacocincla sepiaria

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Horsfield's babbler, Malacocincla sepiaria in Thailand
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary

Range map of Malacocincla sepiaria 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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