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Visayan Miniature Babbler Micromacronus leytensis   - Adult male
Visayan Miniature Babbler
Photographer : © Yann Muzika
Location :Samar, Philippines
Date : 7 August 2016
English synonyms:Miniature Tit-Babbler, Miniature Tit-Babbler, Visayan Miniature-Babbler, Visayan Tit-Babbler, Babbler-tit, Leyte Tit Babbler, Leyte Tit-babbler
Bird Family :Timaliidae - Babblers, Babaxes, Mesia, Leiothrix, Cutias, Barwings, Minlas, Fulvettas, Crociases, Sibias, Yuhinas, Myzornis, Parrotbills & Rhabdornises
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Data Deficient
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic. The forms M. (l.) leytensis and M. (l.) sordidus were formerly treated as conspecific under the English name Miniature Tit Babbler. Mindanao Miniature Babbler M. (l.) sordidus now regarded as a separate species following
Collar, N. J. (2006) A partial revision of the Asian babblers (Timaliidae). Forktail 22: 85-112.
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