Gray-faced Liocichla

The Grey-faced Liocichla is an olive-grey coloured bird with red wing patches. The plumage on the face is grey with a slight red ring on each side of the face. The species feeds in the undergrowth of semi-tropical rainforest. It is an altitudinal migrant, spending the summer months above 1000 m and moving below 600m in the winter.

The Gray-faced Liocichla is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

* Gray-faced Liocichla Liocichla omeiensis (E) * Red-faced Liocichla Liocichla phoenicea * Buff-breasted Babbler Pellorneum tickelli * Spot-throated Babbler Pellorneum albiventre * Puff-throated Babbler Pellorneum ruficeps * Large Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus hypoleucos * Spot-breasted Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus erythrocnemis * Rusty-cheeked Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus erythrogenys * Streak-breasted Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus ruficollis * Red-billed Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus ochraceiceps More

Gray-faced Liocichla Liocichla omeiensis Vulnerable (VU) Country endemic Spot-breasted Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus erythrocnemis Streak-breasted Scimitar-Babbler Pomatorhinus ruficollis Pygmy Wren-Babbler Pnoepyga pusilla Rufous-capped Babbler Stachyris ruficeps Chinese Babax Babax lanceolatus Red-tailed Minla Minla ignotincta- Golden-breasted Fulvetta Alcippe chrysotis Chinese Fulvetta Alcippe striaticollis Country endemic Streak-throated Fulvetta Alcippe cinereiceps Rusty-capped Fulvetta Alcippe dubia Gray-cheeked Fulvetta Alcippe morrisonia- Black-headed Sibia Heterophasia desgodinsi Near-endemic Stripe-throated Yuhina Yuhina More

Gray-faced Liocichla Liocichla omeiensis = Described by: Riley (1926) Alternate common name(s): Grey-faced Liocichla, Omei Shan Liochichla, Mount Omei Liocichla, Szechwan Liocichla, Gray-cheeked Liocichla, Grey-cheeked Liocichla, Emei Shan Liocichla Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range Sw. China; C. Sichuan, Mt. Omei and Laojunshan. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Timaliidae
Genus : Liocichla
Species : omeiensis
Authority : Riley, 1926