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Montecincla cachinnans (Jerdon, 1839) – Black-chinned Laughingthrush

Taxonomic Notes:

This is variously known as the Nilgiri Laughingthrush or Rufous-breasted Laughingthrush. Banasura Laughingthrush or Coorg White-breasted Laughingthrush (M. jerdoni) is now treated as a distinct species.

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Aves > Passeriformes > Leiothrichidae > Montecincla

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Anonymous. 2023. Montecincla cachinnans (Jerdon, 1839) – Black-chinned Laughingthrush. Satose, V., A. Bayani, V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Birds of India, v. 2.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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