Mountain Wren-Babbler

The Mountain Wren-Babbler is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Mountain Wren-babbler (Napothera crassa) is a species of bird in the Timaliidae family. It is found in Indonesia and Malaysia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montanes. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Napothera crassa. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 26 July 2007. * Collar, N. J. & Robson, C. 2007. Family Timaliidae (Babblers) pp. More

endemic Wren-Babbler - Mountain Wren-Babbler and a whole bunch of other endemics including Mountain Black-eye and Golden-naped & Mountain Barbets. Borneo is also a good place for mammals and Danum provided numerous encounters with the amazing Orang-Utan, and other interesting sightings like Slow Loris, Maroon Langur, Flying Lemur and Bornean Gibbons swinging by the lodge every morning. Itinerary: 12 June ARRIVAL in Kuala Lumpur. 13 June Kuala Lumpur - Kuala Selangor. Afternoon birding Kuala Selangor. More

Mountain Wren-Babbler and Eyebrowed Jungle Flycatcher were seen about once a day along forest trails at HQ elevation. Some of the easier (near-)endemics and specialties that were seen at Kinabalu (often in mixed flocks) include Black-capped White-eye, Chestnut-crested Yuhina, White-browed Shrike-Babbler, Snowy-browed, Little Pied and Indigo Flycatcher, two sightings of Pygmy Blue Flycatcher, Little Cuckoo Dove (common), Checker-throated (3 occ.) and Maroon (2 occ. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Timaliidae
Genus : Napothera
Species : crassa
Authority : (Sharpe, 1888)