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Genus: Macronous


This genus contains some Tit-Babblers from SE-Asia.


Macronous is a genus in the Family Timaliidae.
The original description included two spellings of the name, Macronous and Macronus. Both are still in use leading sometimes to confusion.
The monotypic genus Timalia seems to be closely related.
Several species of this genus are now placed in the genus Mixornis.

Genus Macronus viewedit
M. striaticeps Brown Tit-Babbler
M. ptilosus Fluffy-backed Tit-Babbler


  1. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliott, and D Christie, eds. 2007. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 12: Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8496553422

Pages in category ‘Macronus’

The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.