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Red-faced Liocichla (Liocichla phoenicea)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Leiothrichidae
Genus Liocichla

Liocichla or liocichlas, is a genus of passerines in the Leiothrichidae family. They are found in Asia from India to China. They belong to a clade also containing at least the Leiothrix, the barwings, minlas and the sibias. Among these, they are an early offshoot, or basal lineage.


Bugun Liocichla (Athreya, 2006) (Liocichla bugunorum)
Emei Shan Liocichla (Riley, 1926) (Liocichla omeiensis)
Red-faced Liocichla (Gould, 1837) (Liocichla phoenicea)
Scarlet-faced Liocichla (Oates, 1900) (Liocichla ripponi)
Steere's Liocichla (Swinhoe, 1877) (Liocichla steerii)
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