Common name a species of songbird bird in
the family Cisticolidae, and with the
scientific name Orthotomus ruficeps. It is found in many countries of Southeast
Asia, including in
where it is known as
nok krajib hua daeng, i.e. ‘red-headed
Its natural habitat consists mainly of residential and wooded areas, including
forests. Adult birds are mainly dark grey,
with a rufous face and light grey to whitish underparts (fig.). Like the
this species is sometimes listed in the family Sylviidae.
See also WILDLIFE PICTURES.