Tarim babbler

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Tarim babbler
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Paradoxornithidae
Genus: Rhopophilus
R. albosuperciliaris
Binomial name
Rhopophilus albosuperciliaris
(Hume, 1871)

The Tarim babbler (Rhopophilus albosuperciliaris), also known as the Tarim hill warbler is a species of bird in the genus Rhopophilus. It is now thought to be a close relative of the parrotbills and is placed in the family Paradoxornithidae; previously, it was placed in the families Cisticolidae, Timaliidae or Sylviidae. It is endemic to China.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Rhopophilus albosuperciliaris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T103879474A104160362. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T103879474A104160362.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.