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Long-tailed Wren Babbler Spelaeornis chocolatinus  
Long-tailed Wren Babbler
Photographer : © Jainy Kuriakose
Location :Khonoma, Nagaland, India
Date : 19 December 2015
English synonyms:Long-tailed Wren-Babbler, Naga Wren-babbler, Naga Wren Babbler
Bird Family :Timaliidae - Babblers, Babaxes, Mesia, Leiothrix, Cutias, Barwings, Minlas, Fulvettas, Crociases, Sibias, Yuhinas, Myzornis, Parrotbills & Rhabdornises
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
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Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to NE India (Manipur and Nagaland).
Spelaeornis (c.) reptatus, S. (c.) oatesi and S. (c.) kinneari have been separated as full species following Collar, N. J. (2006) A partial revision of the Asian babblers (Timaliidae). Forktail 22: 85-112.
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