- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
Catalog Number: USNM 519070
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Birds
Preparation: Skin: Whole
Collector(s): D. Rabor
Year Collected: 1964
Locality: Mount Matutum, Tupi, Tucay E-El, South Cotabato, Mindanao, Philippines, Asia
Elevation (m): 1006 to 1311
- Type: Ripley & Rabor. April 30, 1968. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington. 81: 33.
Habitat and Ecology
IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category
Red List Criteria
It is known from Mount Apo and Mount Kitanglad National Parks. Conservation Actions Proposed
Determine its tolerance of logged and degraded forest. Effectively protect forest at key sites.
Mindanao miniature babbler
The Mindanao miniature babbler (Micromacronus sordidus) is a bird species in the family Timaliidae. It was formerly included in M. leytensis as a subspecies, is now usually held to be a distinct species, M. sordidus.
M. sordidus is endemic to the Philippines. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Its status is insufficiently known.
- Collar, N.J. & Robson, C. (2007): Family Timaliidae (Babblers). In: del Hoyo, Josep; Elliott, Andrew & Christie, D.A. (eds.): Handbook of Birds of the World, Volume 12 (Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees): 70-291. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
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