Golden-crowned babbler

The golden-crowned babbler (Sterrhoptilus dennistouni) is a species of bird in the family Zosteropidae. It is endemic to the Philippines.

Golden-crowned babbler
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Zosteropidae
Genus: Sterrhoptilus
S. dennistouni
Binomial name
Sterrhoptilus dennistouni

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2018). "Sterrhoptilus dennistouni". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2018: e.T22716201A132110645. Retrieved 28 April 2020.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  • Collar, N. J. & Robson, C. 2007. Family Timaliidae (Babblers) pp. 70 – 291 in; del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. Handbook of the Birds of the World, Vol. 12. Picathartes to Tits and Chickadees. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.