French: Garrulaxe bicolore German: Schwarzweißhäherling Spanish: Charlatán de Sumatra
Other common names: Black-and-white Laughingthrush
Formerly treated as conspecific with G. leucolophus. Monotypic.
Mountains of Sumatra.
24–28 cm. Head to breast, including upper lores, is white, with glossy black on forehead and over nares and joining, via lower lores, with black “goggles”... read more
Broadleaf evergreen forest, at 750–2000 m; possibly slightly more montane than G.... read more
Food and feeding
No information. Probably much as for G. leucolophus.
Dec–Apr. No further information.
Status and conservation
ENDANGERED. Restricted-range species: present in Sumatra and Peninsular Malaysia EBA. Studies of bird markets and surveys in the wild confirm that population is in serious... read more
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