Certhia familiaris tianquanensis
Li Guiyuan, 1995,
Tianquan County, Sichuan, China.
Originally described as race of C. familiaris, but since found to be sympatric. Morphology, vocalizations and genetic studies (cytochrome b) support its treatment as a separate species, and further indicate that C. nipalensis is its closest relative. Various original spellings; present spelling was selected by First Revisers#R. Monotypic.
N & C Sichuan and SW Shaanxi (Qinling Mts#R), in China.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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