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Chinese Grassbird Graminicola striatus   - Adult
Chinese Grassbird
Photographer : © Michelle and Peter Wong
Location :Hong Kong
Date : 5 May 2020
English synonyms:Large Grass Warbler, Rufous-rumped Grassbird, Chinese Grassbabbler, Chinese Grass Babbler, Chinese Grass-babbler
Bird Family :Megaluridae - Grassbirds
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic.

Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis has been split into Indian Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis and Chinese Grassbird Graminicola striatus (including sinicus) following Leader, P. J., Carey, G. J., Olsson, U., Baral, H. S. & Alström, P. (2010) The taxonomic status of Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis, with comments on its distribution and status. Forktail 26: 121-126.

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