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White-crested Laughing Thrush

The biggest threat to this species is the illegal pet trade.  They belong to a group of birds called babblers and are prized for their calls. 

While social throughout most of the year, they become highly territorial during the breeding season. Both parents share in incubating the eggs and rearing the chicks.

HABITATEvergreen forest
DIETFruit, insects and nectar
LIFE Expectancy12-15 years

Fun Fact
Chinchillas have the second densest hair coats of any mammal with up to 60 hairs growing from each follicle. The densest coat belongs to the sea otter.
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