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Hwamei Garrulax canorus canorus  
Hwamei
Photographer : © Kwan Po-Kuen
Location :Ho Chung Valley, Hong Kong
Date : 11 May 2004
English synonyms:Chinese Hwamei, Melodious Laughingthrush, Melodious Laughing-thrush, Melodious Laughing Thrush
Bird Family :Garrulacinae - Laughingthrushes, liocichlas & hwamei
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
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Taxonomic Notes :
Garrulax (c.) taewanus has been split off as a separate species Taiwan Hwamei following LI, SHOU-HSIEN, LI, JING-WEN, HAN, LIAN-XIAN, YAO, CHENG-TE, SHI, HAITAO, LEI, FU-MIN & YEN, CHUNGWEI (2006) Species delimitation in the Hwamei Garrulax canorus. Ibis 148 (4), 698-706.
and Collar, N. J. (2006) A partial revision of the Asian babblers (Timaliidae). Forktail 22: 85-112.
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