French: Garrulaxe de Berthémy German: Ockerhäherling Spanish: Charlatán rojizo chino
Other common names:
western Fujian, China
SE China: SE & C Sichuan and NW Yunnan E to C Guizhou, Hunan, SE Hubei, SE Anhui and NW Zhejiang, S to NE Guangxi, N Guangdong and NW Fujian.
27–29 cm; 80–100 g. Medium-sized black-masked laughingthrush in beautiful soft colours, pale ochrous-brown above and on breast, with rufous-chestnut wings and... read more
Song consists of loud, melodious and variable whistles, including “hii-hii-hóó-hóó hóó-hóó hóó-hóó... read more
Broadleaf evergreen forest, bamboo, low ground cover (including ferns) in conifer plantations, at... read more
Food and feeding
Presumably invertebrates and vegetable matter. Forages in pairs or small flocks in undergrowth and understorey. Typically keeps well to... read more
May–Jul. Nest made of leaves, bark strips, tendrils and rootlets, and placed fairly close to ground in upright bush, dwarf bamboo or... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). Generally uncommon to scarce. Fairly common at Emei Shan Protected Scenic Area (in Sichuan) and in Babao Shan Nature Reserve (in... read more
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