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Sikkim treecreeper

Binomial name: Certhia discolor, Edward Blyth, 1845

The Sikkim Treecreeper (Certhia discolor) is a species of bird in the treecreeper family.

It is found in Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Burma, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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

The form C. d. manipurensis of southern Manipur and southwestern Burma has a rich cinnamon throat and breast, and molecular evidence and is usually now treated as a separate species, the Hume's Treecreeper, C. manipurensis Hume, 1850.

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Scientific classification

Certhia discolor

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Sikkim treecreeper

Sikkim treecreeper

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Range map of Certhia discolor in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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