Spelaeornis badeigularis Ripley, 1948 - Mishmi Wren Babbler

Subspecies in India


This is also known as the Rusty-throated Wren Babbler.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Spelaeornis badeigularis - Mishmi Wren Babbler



This rare and endemic species is found only in Arunachal Pradesh, India. It inhabits dense subtropical forests on the hilly regions of Arunachal Pradesh (at the heights of 1,800m-2,400m asl) (BirdLife International 2017). 


Conservation Status:  

 

 

 

 



According to the IUCN Red List Assessment, the population of this species is declining, with the current population estimate of 1,500-7,000 individuals. The major threat to this species is habitat disturbance which is due to cutting trees for timber extraction and large scale- agriculture (BirdLife International 2017).
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh2
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total2
BirdLife International 2017. Spelaeornis badeigularis (amended version of 2016 assessment). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T22716118A110161374.
https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-1.RLTS.T22716118A110161374.en. Accessed on 10 February 2020.
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Spelaeornis badeigularis Ripley, 1948 – Mishmi Wren Babbler. In Satose, V., A. Bayani, V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.17. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.birdsofindia.org/spelaeornis-badeigularis, accessed 2024/06/25.