French: Garrulaxe du Morrison German: Weißbarthäherling Spanish: Charlatán de Morrison
Mount Morrison, Taiwan
25–28 cm; mean 75 g. Fairly large laughingthrush, dark rufous-brown and grey with olive-gold wingpanel, white submoustachial stripe, and vague whitish scaling on... read more
Song a rich clear whistle, “wit-chí’wi” or “wip chí’rri... read more
Undergrowth and lower tree stratum in coniferous forest, mixed broadleaf deciduous and coniferous... read more
Food and feeding
Primarily insects, berries, seeds and flower petals. Consumes more invertebrates and flower petals and takes larger food items (1–6... read more
Mar–Aug. Monogamous. Nest a cup made of grass blades, stems and roots, lined with rootlets, decorated with a few small leaves, placed... read more
Resident. Minor altitudinal movements recorded.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Taiwan EBA. Fairly common within elevational range; commoner, or more visible, in coniferous zones. In Yushan... read more
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