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Bugun Liocichla Liocichla bugunorum  
Bugun Liocichla
Photographer : © Eaglenest Biodiversity Project/Ramana Athreya
Location :Lama Camp, Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, western Arunachal Pradesh, India
Date : 25 May 2006
English synonyms:
Bird Family :Garrulacinae - Laughingthrushes, Liocichlas & Hwameis
Red Data Status :Vulnerable
Remarks :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.
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