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Sichuan Bush Warbler Locustella chengi  
Sichuan Bush Warbler
Photographer : © Jonathan Martinez
Location :Ba Da Gong Shan, Hunan, China
Date : 6 June 2009
English synonyms:
Bird Family :Acrocephalinae - Tesias, Stubtails, Warblers & Tailorbirds
Red Data Status :Unspecified
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Newly described monotypic species endemic to China.

Per Alström, Canwei Xia, Pamela C Rasmussen, Urban Olsson, Bo Dai, Jian Zhao, Paul J Leader, Geoff J Carey, Lu Dong, Tianlong Cai, Paul I Holt, Hung Le Manh, Gang Song, Yang Liu, Yanyun Zhang and Fumin Lei (2015). Integrative taxonomy of the Russet Bush Warbler Locustella mandelli complex reveals a new species from central China. Avian Research 6 (9) doi:10.1186/s40657-015-0016-z (OA)

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