Short-tailed Babbler Pellorneum malaccense


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Collar, N.J. and Robson, C. 2020. Short-tailed Babbler (Pellorneum malaccense), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D.A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. Available at: https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.shtbab1.01. (Accessed: 04/08/2021).

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Further resources

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pellorneum malaccense. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/short-tailed-babbler-pellorneum-malaccense on 28/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org on 28/09/2023.