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Cambodian Tailorbird Orthotomus chaktomuk  
Cambodian Tailorbird
Photographer : © Tony Sawbridge
Location :just outside Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Date : 6 February 2015
English synonyms:
Bird Family :Acrocephalinae - Tesias, Stubtails, Warblers & Tailorbirds
Red Data Status :Unspecified
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the floodplain of the Mekong, Tonle Sap and Bassac rivers of Cambodia.
Newly described in June 2013. Ref:
Mahood, S. P., John, A. J. I., Eames, J. C., Oliveros, C. H., Moyle, R. G., Hong Chamnan, Poole, C. M. Nielsen, H. & Sheldon, F. H. (2013) A new species of lowland tailorbird (Passeriformes: Cisticolidae: Orthotomus) from the Mekong floodplain of Cambodia Forktail 29: 1-14
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