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Alternative names: Chestnut-winged Laughingthrush; Chinese Rusty Laughingthrush
27 - 29cm. A medium-sized brown laughingthrush:
Sexes similar, juveniles are duller than adults.
Southeast China (Yunnan, Sichuan to Guizhou, Hunan, Anhui, Zhejiang and to Guangxi, Guangdong and Fujian).
This is a monotypic species.
Broadleaf evergreen forest, bamboo and low ground cover in conifer plantations. Found at 600 - 1800m.
Feeds on insects, seeds and other vegetable matter.
Breeding season May to July in China. The nest is a bulky cup made of bamboo and other leaves. It's placed in an upright fork of a bush or in bamboo. Lays 2 - 5 eggs.
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Recording by china guy, Sichuan, China, August 2011
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