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Mindanao Pygmy Babbler Dasycrotapha plateni  
Mindanao Pygmy Babbler
Photographer : © Nobuo Matsumura
Location :PICOP concession, Bislig, Surigao del Sur, Mindanao, The Philippines
Date : 20 March 2011
English synonyms:Mindanao Pygmy-Babbler, Pygmy Babbler
Bird Family :Timaliidae - Babblers, Babaxes, Mesia, Leiothrix, Cutias, Barwings, Minlas, Fulvettas, Crociases, Sibias, Yuhinas, Myzornis, Parrotbills & Rhabdornises
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
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Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Mindanao in the Philippines.
The form Stachyris (p.) pygmaea is now considered a full separate species.
Ref:
Collar, N. J. (2006) A partial revision of the Asian babblers (Timaliidae). Forktail 22: 85-112.
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