Sooty bushtit

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Sooty bushtit
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Aegithalidae
Genus: Aegithalos
A. fuliginosus
Binomial name
Aegithalos fuliginosus
(Verreaux, 1870)
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The sooty bushtit (Aegithalos fuliginosus) is a species of bird in the family Aegithalidae. It is endemic to central China.

Its natural habitat is temperate forests.

It can also be known as the white-necklaced tit, white-necklaced bushtit, or the sooty tit.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2017). "Aegithalos fuliginosus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2017: e.T22712024A111066721. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-1.RLTS.T22712024A111066721.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.