Spectacled fulvetta

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Spectacled fulvetta
Alcippe ruficapilla.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Paradoxornithidae
Genus: Fulvetta
F. ruficapilla
Binomial name
Fulvetta ruficapilla
(Verreaux, J, 1871)

Alcippe ruficapilla

The spectacled fulvetta (Fulvetta ruficapilla) is a bird species in the family Paradoxornithidae. Like the other typical fulvettas, it was long included in the Timaliidae genus Alcippe or in the Sylviidae.

It is found in China. Its natural habitat is temperate forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Fulvetta ruficapilla". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22735568A95115034. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22735568A95115034.en. Retrieved 17 November 2021.