Tit babbler - definition of Tit babbler by The Free Dictionary
|(Zool.) ||any one of several species of small East Indian and Asiatic timaline birds of the genus Trichastoma.|
See also: Tit
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Walking on a disused logging road and punching into the residual thickets, the birding party ticked off blue fantails, a rufous-fronted tailorbird, brown tit babblers
, and leafbirds camouflaged on the green canopy.
In addition to the wild duck species in the Anatidae family of birds, Joie Matillano of Western Philippines University (WPU) noted that there were also Oriental dwarf kingfishers (Ceyx erithaca); Blue-eared kingfishers (Alcedo meninting); Common flamebacks (Dinopium javanense); Hooded pittas (Pitta sordida); Common kingfishers (Alcedo atthis); Ashy-headed babblers (Malacocincla cinereiceps); Grey-cheeked bulbul (Alophoixus bres); Grey herons (Ardea cinerea); Great egrets (Ardea alba); Western osprey (Pandion haliaetus); Spangled drongo (Dicrurus bracteatus); and Pin-striped tit babblers
(Mixornis gularis) that reside in the only freshwater lake in the province's mainland.