French: Garrulaxe de Sukatschev German: Kansuhäherling Spanish: Charlatán de Sukatschev
Other common names:
Berezowski and Bianchi
Hsiku and Minchow districts, southern Gansu, China
S Gansu and N Sichuan, in C China.
27–31 cm. Medium-sized laughingthrush, dull olive-grey above, dull pinkish-brown with rufous-ochre “trousers” below, white cheek outlined in blackish, grey... read more
Song a repeated, shrill “hwii-u, hwii-u” or “h’wi-i, h’wi-i”... read more
Bushy understorey, scrub and bamboo thickets in coniferous and mixed broadleaf-coniferous... read more
Food and feeding
Insects, seeds and berries; earthworms, strawberries, small red berries and green insect larva seen fed to nestlings. Forages mostly on or... read more
May–mid Jul. Nests bowl-shaped, placed mostly in spruce (Picea), also fir (Abies) or deciduous shrubs, at 2∙4 m... read more
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Restricted-range species: present in Central Sichuan Mountains EBA. Population estimated at 2500–9999 individuals; geographical range estimated at 29,000 km... read more
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