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Brown-throated Treecreeper Certhia discolor  
Brown-throated Treecreeper
Photographer : © Porag Jyoti Phukan
Location :Gangtok, Sikkim, India
Date : 21 July 2018
English synonyms:Sikkim Treecreeper, Sikkim Creeper, Brown-throated Tree-Creeper
Bird Family :Certhiini - Treecreepers
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic. Note that the forms manipurensis, shanensis, laotiana and meridionalis are now treated as subspecies of a separate species Hume's Treecreeper Certhia manipurensis.
Tietze, Dieter Thomas; Martens, Jochen & Sun, Yue-Hua (2006): Molecular phylogeny of treecreepers (Certhia) detects hidden diversity. Ibis 148(3): 477-488
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