French: Tésie de Java German: Brauenstutzschwanz Spanish: Tesia de Java
W & C Java.
7 cm. Very small to tiny, ground-dwelling warbler with tailless appearance. Has blackish crown and nape, with long and pronounced pale greyish-white supercilium... read more
Song a loud, explosive and rather fast series of c. 15 notes.
Dense undergrowth and thickets in clearings or edges in montane forest, between 1000 m and 3000 m;... read more
Food and feeding
Not well known. Food mostly grubs, worms and snails, and presumably other invertebrates and their larvae.
Poorly known. Season Apr–Jun and Oct–Dec. Nest a ball of dry plant fibres, fine roots and moss, placed low down in thick... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Java and Bali Forests EBA. Locally common within its very limited range. Occurs in Gunung Gede-Pangrango... read more
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