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Hodgson's Treecreeper - BirdForum Opus

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Photo by Rajsurin
Uttarakhand, India, May 2011
Certhia hodgsoni



Southern China, Tibet and Himalayas from Himachal Pradesh (India) to Nepal, Bhutan and north-eastern Burma.


This species has formerly been included in Eurasian Treecreeper.


There are 3 subspecies:

  • C. h. khamensis: Southern China (southern Gansu) to southern Tibet, Yunnan, north-eastern Myanmar and Bhutan
  • C. h. hodgsoni: Western Himalayas (east to Himachal Pradesh)
  • C. h. mandellii: Himalayas (Himachal Pradesh to extreme western Arunachal Pradesh)




  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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