Green-backed tit

The green-backed tit (Parus monticolus) is a species of bird in the family Paridae.

Green-backed tit
Green Backed tit in Sattal India.jpg
At Sattal. Uttarakhand, India
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Paridae
Genus: Parus
P. monticolus
Binomial name
Parus monticolus
Vigors, 1831

It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Burma, Nepal, Pakistan, Taiwan and Vietnam.

Its natural habitats are boreal forest, temperate forest, and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Parus monticolus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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