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Mindanao Miniature Babbler Micromacronus sordidus  
Mindanao Miniature Babbler
Photographer : © David Fisher/Sunbird
Location :Mount Apo, Mindanao, Philippines
Date : 8 December 2018
English synonyms:Mindanao Miniature-Babbler, Miniature Tit-Babbler, Mindanao Tit-Babbler, Babbler-tit
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
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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 is now regarded as a separate species from Visayan Miniature Babbler M. (l.) leytensis following
Collar, N. J. (2006) A partial revision of the Asian babblers (Timaliidae). Forktail 22: 85-112.
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