Alcippe (bird)

Taxobox
name = "Alcippe"



image_caption = "Alcippe peracensis"
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Passeriformes
familia = Timaliidae
genus = "Alcippe"
genus_authority = Blyth, 1844
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision ="Alcippe morrisonia"
"Alcippe peracensis"
"Alcippe brunneicauda"
"Alcippe grotei"
"Alcippe poioicephala"
"Alcippe pyrrhoptera"
"Alcippe nipalensis"

"Alcippe" is a genus of birds in the Timaliidae (typical babbler) family. It used to be a catchall for the "fulvettas", but has been recently split into 5 independent genera: "Alcippe", "Schoeniparus", "Fulvetta", "Pseudominla" and "Lioparus".

References

* Collar, N. J. & Robson C. 2007. Family Timaliidae (Babblers) Pp. 70 - 291 in; del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. "Handbook of the Birds of the World", Vol. 12. Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.


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