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Sumatran Babbler Trichastoma buettikoferi  
Sumatran Babbler
Photographer : © Agus Nurza
Location :Aceh Selatan, Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
Date : 12 February 2014
English synonyms:Buettikofer's Babbler, BŁttikofer's Babbler, Buff-breasted Babbler
Bird Family :Timaliidae - Babblers, Babaxes, Mesia, Leiothrix, Cutias, Barwings, Minlas, Fulvettas, Crociases, Sibias, Yuhinas, Myzornis, Parrotbills & Rhabdornises
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
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Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Sumatra, Indonesia. Split from Buff-breasted Babbler Pellorneum tickelli following Wells et al (2001) Systematic notes on Asian birds 21. Babbler jungle: a re-evaluation of the 'pyrrogenys' group of Asian pellorneines (timaliidae). - Zool. Verhand., Leiden, 335:235-252.
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