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Gray-banded Babbler

Robsonius sorsogonensis (Rand, AL; Rabor, DS 1967)

The Bicol ground warbler is a species of passerine bird in the family Locustellidae. I It is endemic to the island of Luzon in the Philippines found in the Southern parts of the island. It. along with the other species it was conspecific including the Cordillera ground warbler and Sierra Madre ground warbler is are one of the most elusive birds in the country. Its natural habitat is tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Locustellidae
Genus:
   Robsonius
Scientific:
  Robsonius sorsogonensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Rand, AL; Rabor, DS 1967)

Reference:
   Fieldiana Zool. 51 (6) p. 86

Protonym:
  Napothera sorsogonensis

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/21087#page/8/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  31259EA5861BF9AD

Avibase ID:
  avibase-31259EA5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/31259EA5


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916083


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Robsonius sorsogonensis: southeastern Luzon and Catanduanes, Philippines
English:
Gray-banded Babbler
Catalan:
tordina de Sorsogon
Danish:
Sorsogon Gærdesmuttetimalie
German:
Braungesicht-Grundsänger
Spanish:
Ratina de Rand
Spanish (Spain):
Ratina de Rand
French:
Robsonie du Sorsogon
Croatian:
pozemni cvrčić
Japanese (romaji):
bikorusazaichimedori
Japanese:
ビコルサザイチメドリ
Lithuanian:
Pilkagalvė dryžasparnė timalija
Dutch:
Sorsogonsluiptimalia
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Bicolmarksongar
Norwegian:
Bicolmarksanger
Polish:
perłopiórek szarouchy
Portuguese:
mateiro-de-bicol
Russian:
Серогрудый жемчужнокрыл
Slovak:
zičiak dlhonohý
Swedish:
bikolgräsfågel
Ukrainian:
Робсонія темнодзьоба
Chinese:
灰带鹪鹛
Chinese (Traditional):
比科短翅鶯


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Sorsogon Wren Babbler ( Napothera sorsogonensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Turdinule du Sorsogon ( Napothera sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Gray-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Bicol Ground-Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Robsonius rabori sorsogonensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Robsonius rabori sorsogonensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Bicol Ground-warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Grey-banded Babbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Bicol Ground Warbler ( Robsonius sorsogonensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Robsonius sorsogonensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Robsonius [rabori, sorsogonensis or thompsoni] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: tordina de Sorsogon
Danish: Sorsogon Gærdesmuttetimalie
German: Braungesicht-Grundsänger, Braungesichttimalie
English: Bicol Ground Warbler, Bicol Ground-Warbler, Gray-banded Babbler, Grey-banded Babbler, Sorsogon Wren Babbler
English, HBW: Bicol Ground-warbler
English (IOC): Bicol Ground Warbler
English (United States): Bicol Ground-Warbler
Spanish: Ratina de Rand
Spanish (Spain): Ratina de Rand
Spanish (HBW): Bicol Ground-Warbler
French: Luçonnelle du Sorsogon, Robsonie du Sorsogon, Turdinule du Sorsogon
Croatian: pozemni cvrčić
Japanese (romaji): bikorusazaichimedori
Japanese: ビコルサザイチメドリ
Scientific: Napothera rabori sorsogonensis, Napothera sorsogonensis, Robsonius rabori sorsogonensis, Robsonius sorsogonensis, Robsonius sorsogonensis sorsogonensis
Lithuanian: Pilkagalvė dryžasparnė timalija
Dutch: Sorsogonsluiptimalia
Norwegian Nynorsk: Bicolmarksongar
Norwegian: Bicolmarksanger, Gråbeltemarktimal
Polish: dżunglak szarouchy, perłopiórek szarouchy
Portuguese: mateiro-de-bicol
Portuguese (Portugal): felosa-terrestre-de-sorsogon
Russian: Серогрудый жемчужнокрыл
Slovak: dudroš dlhonohý, zičiak dlhonohý
Swedish: bicolgräsfågel, bikolgräsfågel
Turkish: Bikol yer ötleğeni
Ukrainian: Робсонія темнодзьоба
Chinese: 灰带鹪鹛
Chinese (Traditional): 比科短翅鶯, 灰帶鷦鶥

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