Streaked Reed-warbler Acrocephalus sorghophilus


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Guillaumet, A., Gong, Y. & Wang, H-T. 2021. Distribution and habitat use of reed warblers and grass warblers in North-East China. Journal of Asian Ornithology 37: 34-43.

IUCN. 2022. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2022-1. Available at: (Accessed: 21 July 2022).

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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: Acrocephalus sorghophilus. Downloaded from on 24/09/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 24/09/2023.