Pellorneidae – Fulvettas, Ground Babblers

Puff-throated Babbler (Pellorneum ruficeps) by Nikhil Devasar

Puff-throated Babbler (Pellorneum ruficeps) by Nikhil Devasar

O Timothy, keep that which is committed to thy trust, avoiding profane and vain babblings, and oppositions of science falsely so called: (1 Timothy 6:20 KJV)

CLASS – AVES, Order – PASSERIFORMES, Pellorneidae – Fulvettas, Ground Babblers

Latest I.O.C. Version
Species (70)

Rufous-vented Grass Babbler (Laticilla burnesii)
Swamp Grass Babbler (Laticilla cinerascens)
Golden-fronted Fulvetta (Alcippe variegaticeps)
Yellow-throated Fulvetta (Alcippe cinerea)
Rufous-winged Fulvetta (Alcippe castaneceps)
Black-crowned Fulvetta (Alcippe klossi)
Rufous-throated Fulvetta (Alcippe rufogularis)
Rusty-capped Fulvetta (Alcippe dubia)
Dusky Fulvetta (Alcippe brunnea)
Brown Fulvetta (Alcippe brunneicauda)
Brown-cheeked Fulvetta (Alcippe poioicephala)
Javan Fulvetta (Alcippe pyrrhoptera)
Mountain Fulvetta (Alcippe peracensis)
Black-browed Fulvetta (Alcippe grotei)
Grey-cheeked Fulvetta (Alcippe morrisonia)
David’s Fulvetta (Alcippe davidi)
Yunnan Fulvetta (Alcippe fratercula)
Huet’s Fulvetta (Alcippe hueti)
Nepal Fulvetta (Alcippe nipalensis)
Bornean Wren-Babbler (Ptilocichla leucogrammica)
Striated Wren-Babbler (Ptilocichla mindanensis)
Falcated Wren-Babbler (Ptilocichla falcata)
Rusty-breasted Wren-Babbler (Napothera rufipectus)
Black-throated Wren-Babbler (Napothera atrigularis)
Large Wren-Babbler (Napothera macrodactyla)
Marbled Wren-Babbler (Napothera marmorata)
Limestone Wren-Babbler (Napothera crispifrons)
Streaked Wren-Babbler (Napothera brevicaudata)
Mountain Wren-Babbler (Napothera crassa)
Eyebrowed Wren-Babbler (Napothera epilepidota)
White-hooded Babbler (Gampsorhynchus rufulus)
Collared Babbler (Gampsorhynchus torquatus)
Spotted Thrush-Babbler (Ptyrticus turdinus)
Blackcap Illadopsis (Illadopsis cleaveri)
Scaly-breasted Illadopsis (Illadopsis albipectus)
Rufous-winged Illadopsis (Illadopsis rufescens)
Puvel’s Illadopsis (Illadopsis puveli)
Pale-breasted Illadopsis (Illadopsis rufipennis)
Brown Illadopsis (Illadopsis fulvescens)
Mountain Illadopsis (Illadopsis pyrrhoptera)
Short-tailed Scimitar Babbler (Jabouilleia danjoui)
Naung Mung Scimitar Babbler (Jabouilleia naungmungensis)
Long-billed Wren-Babbler (Rimator malacoptilus)
Sumatran Wren-Babbler (Rimator albostriatus)
White-throated Wren-Babbler (Rimator pasquieri)
Abbott’s Babbler (Malacocincla abbotti)
Horsfield’s Babbler (Malacocincla sepiaria)
Black-browed Babbler (Malacocincla perspicillata)
Short-tailed Babbler (Malacocincla malaccensis)
Ashy-headed Babbler (Malacocincla cinereiceps)
Moustached Babbler (Malacopteron magnirostre)
Sooty-capped Babbler (Malacopteron affine)
Scaly-crowned Babbler (Malacopteron cinereum)
Rufous-crowned Babbler (Malacopteron magnum)
Melodious Babbler (Malacopteron palawanense)
Grey-breasted Babbler (Malacopteron albogulare)
White-chested Babbler (Trichastoma rostratum)
Sulawesi Babbler (Trichastoma celebense)
Ferruginous Babbler (Trichastoma bicolor)
Striped Wren-Babbler (Kenopia striata)
Indian Grassbird (Graminicola bengalensis)
Chinese Grassbird (Graminicola striatus)
Spot-throated Babbler (Pellorneum albiventre)
Marsh Babbler (Pellorneum palustre)
Puff-throated Babbler (Pellorneum ruficeps)
Brown-capped Babbler (Pellorneum fuscocapillus)
Buff-breasted Babbler (Pellorneum tickelli)
Sumatran Babbler (Pellorneum buettikoferi)
Temminck’s Babbler (Pellorneum pyrrogenys)
Black-capped Babbler (Pellorneum capistratum)


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