Grey-cheeked Fulvetta

Grey-cheeked Fulvetta

Taxobox
name = Grey-cheeked Fulvetta



image_width = 210px
status = LC | status_system = IUCN3.1
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Passeriformes
familia = Timaliidae
genus = "Alcippe"
species = "A. morrisonia"
binomial = "Alcippe morrisonia"
binomial_authority = Swinhoe, 1863
synonyms =
The Grey-cheeked Fulvetta ("Alcippe morrisonia") is a species of bird in the Old World babbler family.

It is found in China, Laos, Myanmar, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam in evergreen mountain forests.

This 15 cm long bird has a grey head with a white eye ring and long black eye stripe running from the bill down the sides of the neck.The upperparts are olive and the underparts are yellow.

Its call is a weak "chi-chi-chu-chui". It will readily join mixed-species feeding flocks.

References

* BirdLife International 2004. [http://www.iucnredlist.org/search/details.php/52783/all Alcippe morrisonia] . [http://www.iucnredlist.org 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. ] Downloaded on 25 July 2007.
* Collar, N. J. & Robson C. 2007. Family Timaliidae (Babblers) Pp. 70 - 291 in; del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. "Handbook of the Birds of the World", Vol. 12. Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
*Aut|Lekagul, Boonsong, Aut|Round, Philip "A Guide to the Birds of Thailand" Saha Karn Baet, 1991 ISBN 9748567362
*Aut|Robson, Craig "A Field Guide to the Birds of Thailand" New Holland Press, 2004 ISBN 1843309211


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