The dark-fronted babbler (Rhopocichla atriceps) is an Old World babbler found in the Western Ghats of India and the forests of Sri Lanka. They are small chestnut brown birds with a dark black cap, a whitish underside and pale yellow iris. They forage in flocks in the undergrowth of forests constantly making calls and uttering alarm calls when disturbed.



Dark-fronted Babbler
Date Location Count
2020-11-21 08:30Swapnagandha Resort, Chorla Ghat4
2020-11-12 08:00Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary3
2020-11-26 16:49Tambdi Surla- Mahadev Temple and Surroundings7
2020-11-22 08:13Netravali WLS4
2020-11-20 15:53Old Magazine House, Ganeshgudi5
2020-11-09 06:14Kadumane Homestay, Dandeli4
2020-11-14 07:00Hosad Forest, Kumta8
2020-11-14 08:53Dandeli--Timber Depot5
2020-11-22 16:37Indrali Temple Road2
2020-11-16 13:56Manchi Road3
2020-11-04 13:51Dasharath Nagar -- Arbi Falls side2
2020-11-22 16:27Golikatte2
2020-11-15 07:00Seethanadi Nature Camp4
2020-11-28 10:28Durga Village, Karkala5
2020-11-15 17:00Durga Reserved Forest - temple area, Karkala3
2020-11-28 15:09Malebettu, Durga Village, Karkala, Karnataka3
2020-11-10 06:15Kattampally3
2020-11-23 06:30Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary--Muthodi5
2020-11-12 06:17Vattappoyil
2020-11-22 08:55Paithalmala5
2020-11-27 13:35Kadumane Estate2
2020-11-03 07:33Bababudan Hills--Kemmengundi1
2020-11-05 07:05Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary2
2020-11-24 10:40Forest Patch, Bugadalli1
2020-11-23 08:30Linger, Varshini Estate2
2020-11-26 09:02Kannur Forest Division--Punneri1
2020-11-05 08:40Virajpete, Karanataka3
2020-11-16 15:15Bird Song (Coorg Nature Retreat)8
2020-11-19 06:56Thalappuzha Poyil [Hillock]
2020-11-20 08:35Chembra Peak2
2020-11-15 06:46DM WIMS, Arapetta2
2020-11-08 07:30Tattekkad2
2020-11-20 06:58Kulamavu [50,21,4]5
2020-11-26 11:25Idukki WLS--Ulupuni2
2020-11-24 11:58Idukki--Valanjamkanam9
2020-11-21 08:00Meethirigala10
2020-11-28 08:56Sinharaja NP--Rainforest Ecolodge8
2020-11-12 06:19Thangamale Sanctuary2