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Pairs or small family groups of laughing thrushes forage along the ground for fruits, berries, and insects.

2 blue crowned laughing thrush birds

Did You Know?

They communicate through a repertoire of squeals, buzzes, and calls, including one that distinctly sounds like human laughter.

Quick Facts

Latin Name:
Garrulax galbanus courtoisi

Southern Asia

Grassland and scrubland

9.5 in

Zoo Location:
Birds of the World

Fruits, berries, and insects