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File:Red-tailed Minla - Bhutan S4E9596-Modifica (19359415290).jpg
Red-tailed Minla in Bhutan.
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Unrecognized taxon (fix): Minla


The bird genus Minla of the family Leiothrichidae. It only has two species. Other species of minlas are found in Actinodura.


From Minla, Nepalese for M. ignotincta.[1]




They appear to be closely related to Liocichla.



  1. ^ Jobling, James A. (1991). A Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names. Oxford University Press. p. 149. ISBN 0-19-854634-3. 

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