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Baikal Bush Warbler Locustella davidi  
Baikal Bush Warbler
Photographer : © Ghanaborah Tapan
Location :Maijan Grassland, Dibrugarh District, Assam, India
Date : 14 November 2017
English synonyms:Baikal Bush-warbler, Spotted Bush Warbler, Siberian Bush-warbler, David's Bush-warbler, Père David's Bush Warbler, Siberian Bush Warbler
Bird Family :Acrocephalinae - Tesias, Stubtails, Warblers & Tailorbirds
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Unspecified
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Two subspecies:
davidi
suschkini although the validity of suschkini needs further study.

Formerly considered conspecific with Spotted Bush Warbler Locustella thoracica. Separated following:
Round, P. D. & Loskot, V. (1995) A reappraisal of the taxonomy of the Spotted Bush-warbler Bradypterus thoracicus. Forktail 10: 159-172.
Alström, P, Rasmussen, P.C., Olsson, U., & Sundberg, P. (2008) Species delimitation based on multiple criteria: the Spotted Bush Warbler Bradypterus thoracicus complex (Aves, Megaluridae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 154: 291–307.

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