Khasi Hills, south of the Brahmaputra River, Assam.
Hitherto treated as conspecific with P. atrogularis (and often with P. superciliaris), but in breeding plumage differs (from P. atrogularis) by its dull rufous vs dark grey-brown crown, with similar vs mid-grey-brown upperparts (2); black of throat extending only to upper breast, not to upper belly (2); with broader, more plentiful white spots across breast (2); tail with broader vanes (at least 1); song at least mildly distinctive (at least 1)#R; overall more distinctive than P. atrogularis from P. superciliaris. Monotypic.
NE India (from E Meghalaya and S Assam E to SW Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram) and W Myanmar (Chin Hills, Mt Victoria).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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