Binomial name: Certhia manipurensis, Allan Octavian Hume, 1881
The Hume's tree-creeper, (Certhia manipurensis) was earlier included within the brown-throated treecreeper complex and identified as a separate species on the basis of their distinctive calls. This species in the treecreeper family is found in Assam, Myanmar, Shan Mountains, Laos and the Dalat Plateau.
This form has a rich cinnamon throat and breast with support for their status coming from nd molecular evidence and calls.
The name commemorates the British naturalist Allan Octavian Hume who worked in India.
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- Certhia manipurensis
- English: Manipur treecreeper
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)