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Category:Sterrhoptilus - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Sterrhoptilus


This genus contains five species.


Sterrhoptilus is a genus in the Family Zosteropidae.
This genus was formerly merged in the genus Stachyris and placed in the family Timaliidae. The two Pygmy Babblers were moved in the genus Dasycrotapha.

Genus Sterrhoptilus viewedit
S. dennistouni Golden-crowned Babbler
S. nigrocapitatus Black-crowned Babbler
S. capitalis Rusty-crowned 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
  2. Clements, JF. 2011. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to August 2011. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/downloadable-clements-checklist

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Pages in category ‘Sterrhoptilus’

The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.