French: Garrulaxe de Millet German: Kapuzenhäherling Spanish: Charlatán de Millet
Other common names: Vietnam Laughingthrush
Robinson and Kloss, 1919,
Da Lat, Annam, Vietnam.
Two subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution
G. m. sweeti
J. C. Eames, 2002 – SE Laos and C Vietnam (C Annam).
G. m. milleti
Robinson & Kloss, 1919 – S Annam, in S Vietnam.
28–30 cm. Large black, grey and white laughingthrush. Nominate race has head to nape, ear-coverts and breast glossy blackish, feathers of forehead and above eye pointed... read more
Very loud outbursts of extended rapid cackling laughter, incorporating prolonged, rapid rattling... read more
Broadleaf evergreen forest, at 800–1650 m.
Food and feeding
No information on diet. Found in flocks of 3–10 individuals, sometimes in association with other species, particularly other... read more
Season May–Jun. No other information.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near-threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Da Lat Plateau EBA and Kontum Plateau Secondary Area (latter now becomes a... read more
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