French: Crocias du Langbian German: Grauscheitel-Würgerhäherling Spanish: Sibia de Langbian
Da Lat [11°55’ N, 108°26’ E], Annam, Vietnam
S Annam (Da Lat Plateau) and recently recorded in SC Annam (Kon Tum Province), in Vietnam.
22 cm. Slender, long-tailed brown-backed babbler, grey on crown, wings and tail, whitish below with bold brown flank streaks. Has crown to nape and neck side grey with pale... read more
Song an energetic “whit whit, whe-oo whe-oo whe-oo whe-oo whe-oo whe-oo”, sometimes... read more
Intact broadleaf evergreen forest and edge, secondary growth and scrub, including shrub verbena (... read more
Food and feeding
Invertebrates, including caterpillars of various types. Visits flowering shrubs (including Lantana camara). Generally encountered... read more
Apr–May. Nest material includes plant fibres up to 50 cm in length. No other information.
Status and conservation
ENDANGERED. Restricted-range species: present in Da Lat Plateau EBA. Formerly considered Critically Endangered. Recent records from only three sites, and inferred to have... read more
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