Bornean Stubtail

The Bornean Stubtail is a species of Old World warbler in the Sylviidae family. It is found in Indonesia and Malaysia.

The Bornean Stubtail is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Bornean Stubtail (Urosphena whiteheadi) is a species of Old World warbler in the Sylviidae family. It is found in Indonesia and Malaysia. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Urosphena whiteheadi. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 July 2007. Stub icon This article about an Old World warbler is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. More

Bristlehead, Bornean Stubtail and Whitehead's Trogon were standouts, along with some brilliant mammals such as Binturong and Malaysian Weasel. After 17 days in Sabah, Stuart returned home for work reasons while I continued on in Peninsular Malaysia for 5 days, where I visited Kerau Game Reserve, Kuala Selangor and FRIM. More

Bornean Stubtail or the Chestnut-crowned Yuhina which are shown with only one illustration each. It would have been nice to give extra attention to the island and regional endemics. The text consists of a brief, concise paragraph with at least 50% dedicated to identification and similar species. The description does a good job of pointing out both the adult and juvenile plumages; and, often differences between the male and female plumages. Each bird also receives a short description of its voice. More

of the day however went to a diminutive Bornean Stubtail which gave great views as it crept through the nearby bamboo giving its extremely high-pitched, barely audible call. The next day was unfortunately our last of the tour and things were feeling a little tense with some species still absent, notably the Whiteheads ‘trio’ of endemic specialties. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Sylviidae
Genus : Urosphena
Species : whiteheadi
Authority : (Sharpe, 1888)