Certhia manipurensis

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Hume's treecreeper
Certhia manipurensis, Chiang Mai.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Certhiidae
Genus: Certhia
C. manipurensis
Binomial name
Certhia manipurensis
Hume, 1881

Hume's treecreeper (Certhia manipurensis) is a bird species. It was earlier included within the brown-throated treecreeper group. It was identified as a separate species based on their unique calls. It belongs to the treecreeper family. It is found in Manipur, Assam, Myanmar, Shan Mountains, Northern Thailand, Laos and the Dalat Plateau.[2]

It has a rich cinnamon colored throat and breast. It has the status coming from nd molecular evidence and calls.[3][4]

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  1. BirdLife International (2016). "Certhia manipurensis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22734638A95092995. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22734638A95092995.en. Retrieved 11 November 2021.
  2. "Burmese Tree-Creeper". Avibase. Retrieved March 2, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. Tietze, Dieter Thomas; Martens, Jochen & Sun, Yue-Hua (2006): Molecular phylogeny of treecreepers (Certhia) detects hidden diversity. Ibis 148(3): 477-488 doi:10.1111/j.1474-919X.2006.00547.x (HTML abstract)
  4. Tietze, Dieter Thomas; Jochen Martens; Yue-Hua Sun; Martin Paeckert (2008). "Evolutionary history of treecreeper vocalisations(Aves: Certhia)". Organisms, Diversity & Evolution. 8: 305–324. doi:10.1016/j.ode.2008.05.001.

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