14 relations: Adolphe Delessert, Endemism, Forest, Habitat, Helpers at the nest, India, Laughingthrush, Leiothrichidae, Rufous babbler, Rufous-vented laughingthrush, Thomas C. Jerdon, Wayanad district, Western Ghats, White-crested laughingthrush.
Adolphe François Delessert (15 September 1809 – 6 April 1869) was a French explorer and naturalist.
Endemism is the ecological state of a species being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation, country or other defined zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.
A forest is a large area dominated by trees.
In ecology, a habitat is the type of natural environment in which a particular species of organism lives.
Helpers at the nest is a term used in behavioural ecology and evolutionary biology to describe a social structure in which juveniles and sexually mature adolescents of either one or both sexes, remain in association with their parents and help them raise subsequent broods or litters, instead of dispersing and beginning to reproduce themselves.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
The laughingthrushes are in the genera Garrulax, Montecincla and Trochalopteron of the Leiothrichidae family of passerine birds.
The laughingthrushes are a family of Old World passerine birds.
The rufous babbler (Turdoides subrufa) is an endemic species of bird found in the Western Ghats of southern India belonging to the Leiothrichidae family It is dark brown and long tailed, and is usually seen foraging in noisy groups along open hillsides with a mixture of grass, bracken and forest.
The rufous-vented laughingthrush (Garrulax gularis) is a species of bird in the family Leiothrichidae.
Thomas Caverhill Jerdon (12 October 1811 – 12 June 1872, Upper Norwood) was a British physician, zoologist and botanist.
Wayanad is a district in the north-east of Kerala state, India with headquarters at the town of Kalpetta.
Western Ghats also known as Sahyadri (Benevolent Mountains) is a mountain range that runs parallel to the western coast of the Indian peninsula, located entirely in India.
The white-crested laughingthrush (Garrulax leucolophus) is a member of the family Leiothrichidae.