Cinclosomatidae – Jewel-babblers, Quail-thrushes

Spotted Jewel-babbler (Ptilorrhoa leucosticta) ©Flickr Ross Tsai

And to every beast of the earth, and to every fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepeth upon the earth, wherein there is life, I have given every green herb for meat: and it was so. (Genesis 1:30 KJV)

CLASS – AVES, Order – PASSERIFORMES, Family – Cinclosomatidae – Jewel-babblers, Quail-thrushes



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Species (12)

Spotted Jewel-babbler (Ptilorrhoa leucosticta)
Blue Jewel-babbler (Ptilorrhoa caerulescens)
Brown-headed Jewel-babbler (Ptilorrhoa geislerorum)
Chestnut-backed Jewel-babbler (Ptilorrhoa castanonota)
Spotted Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma punctatum)
Chestnut Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma castanotum)
Copperback Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma clarum)
Cinnamon Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma cinnamomeum)
Nullarbor Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma alisteri)
Chestnut-breasted Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma castaneothorax)
Western Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma marginatum)
Painted Quail-thrush (Cinclosoma ajax)


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