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Indian Scimitar Babbler Pomatorhinus horsfieldii travancoreensis  
Indian Scimitar Babbler
Photographer : © Partha Sen
Location :Munnar, Idukki District, Kerala, India
Date : 11 December 2018
English synonyms:Indian Scimitar-babbler
Bird Family :Timaliidae - Babblers, Babaxes, Mesia, Leiothrix, Cutias, Barwings, Minlas, Fulvettas, Crociases, Sibias, Yuhinas, Myzornis, Parrotbills & Rhabdornises
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to India.
The Sri Lankan form P. (h.) melanurus is now considered a separate species Sri Lanka Scimitar Babbler following Collar, N. J. (2006) A partial revision of the Asian babblers (Timaliidae). Forktail 22: 85-112.
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