This is the holotype, mistnetted at Lama Camp on the edge of Eaglenest. Presumed male.
Taxonomic Notes :
New monotypic species discovered by Ramana Athreya. Endemic to western Arunachal Pradesh, India. Ref: Athreya, R. 2006. A new species of Liocichla (Aves: Timaliidae) from Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, India. Indian Birds 2 (4): 82-94.