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Bugun Liocichla

Kingdom: Animalia    Phylum: Chordata    Class: Aves (Birds)    Order: Passeriformes    Family: Sylviidae

Bugun Liocichla (Liocichla bugunorum) is a local resident in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in India.     Size: 22 cm

Description: This bird is generally olive-gray with black cap and prominent orange lores. Wings show red, yellow and white patches.

Bugun Liocichla was first spotted in 1995, and described as a new species in 2006 by Ramana Athreya. While the total population is estimated to be less than 25, it is hoped that this species may be found in other locations in Arunachal Pradesh and Bhutan.

Anseriformes Apodiformes Bucerotiformes Caprimulgiformes Charadriiformes Ciconiiformes Columbiformes Coraciiformes Cuculiformes
Falconiformes Galliformes Gaviiformes Gruiformes Passeriformes Pelecaniformes Phoenicopteriformes Piciformes Podicipediformes
Procellariiformes Psittaciformes Pteroclidiformes  Strigiformes  Trogoniformes Turniciformes Upupiformes

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