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Babblers (Timaliidae)

Striated Babbler (Turdoides earlei) - HBW 12, p. 215

French: Cratérope strié German: Streifendrossling Spanish: Turdoide de Earle
Other common names: Earle’s Babbler

Taxonomy: M[alacocercus]. Earlei Blyth, 1844, near Calcutta, West Bengal, India.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • sonivia (Koelz, 1954) - Pakistan (R Indus plains) and NW India (Punjab).
  • earlei (Blyth, 1844) - N India (Haryana E to N Bihar and from West Bengal S to NE Orissa, also in Assam and Manipur), S Nepal, Bangladesh and SW, C & S Myanmar.