Table 1: List of endemic bird species of China and associated IUCN categories used in the present study.

OrderFamilySpeciesCommon nameIUCN

GalliformesPhasianidaeArborophila ardens Hainan PartridgeVU
GalliformesPhasianidaeArborophila  gingica White-necklaced PartridgeNT
GalliformesPhasianidaeArborophila rufipectus Sichuan PartridgeEN
GalliformesPhasianidaeLophophorus lhuysii Chinese MonalVU
GalliformesPhasianidaeAlectoris magna Przevalski's PartridgeLC
GalliformesPhasianidaeTragopan caboti Cabot's TragopanVU
GalliformesPhasianidaeSyrmaticus ellioti Elliot's PheasantNT
GalliformesPhasianidaeSyrmaticus reevesii Reeves's PheasantVU
GalliformesPhasianidaeTetraophasis obscurus Verreaux's Monal-PartridgeLC
PasseriformesCerthiidaeCerthia tianquanensis Sichuan TreecreeperNT
PasseriformesMuscicapidaePhoenicurus alaschanicus Przevalski's RedstartNT
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeGarrulax davidi Plain LaughingthrushLC
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeBabax koslowi Tibetan BabaxNT
PasseriformesSittidaeSitta yunnanensis Yunnan NuthatchNT
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeGarrulax bieti White-speckled LaughingthrushVU
PasseriformesSylviidaeChrysomma poecilotis Rufous-tailed BabblerLC
PasseriformesAegithalidaeAegithalos fuliginosus Sooty BushtitLC
PasseriformesCorvidaePerisoreus internigrans Sichuan JayVU
PasseriformesSylviidaeParadoxornis paradoxus Three-toed ParrotbillLC
PasseriformesSylviidaeParadoxornis conspicillatus Spectacled ParrotbillLC
PasseriformesSylviidaeParadoxornis przewalskii Przevalski's ParrotbillVU
PasseriformesSylviidaeParadoxornis zappeyi Grey-hooded ParrotbillVU
PasseriformesCorvidaePodoces biddulphi Biddulph's Ground JayNT
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeGarrulax elliotii Elliot's LaughingthrushLC
PasseriformesCisticolidaeRhopophilus pekinensis Chinese Hill WarblerLC
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeGarrulax sukatschewi Snowy-cheeked LaughingthrushVU
PasseriformesAegithalidaeLeptopoecile elegans Crested Tit-warblerLC
PasseriformesFringillidaeCarpodacus roborowskii Tibetan RosefinchLC
PasseriformesUrocynchramidaeUrocynchramus pylzowi Przevalski's FinchLC
PasseriformesFringillidaeCarpodacus eos Stresemann's RosefinchLC
PasseriformesPellorneidaeAlcippe variegaticeps Golden-fronted FulvettaVU
PasseriformesPellorneidaeAlcippe striaticollis Chinese FulvettaLC
PasseriformesPhylloscopidaePhylloscopus hainanus Hainan Leaf WarblerVU
PasseriformesPhylloscopidaePhylloscopus kansuensis Gansu Leaf WarblerLC
PasseriformesPhylloscopidaePhylloscopus emeiensis Emei Leaf WarblerLC
GalliformesPhasianidaeBonasa sewerzowi Chinese GrouseNT
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeGarrulax lunulatus Barred LaughingthrushLC
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeGarrulax maximus Giant LaughingthrushLC
PasseriformesOriolidaeOriolus mellianus Silver OrioleVU
PasseriformesParidaeParus davidi Père David's TitLC
PasseriformesEmberizidaeEmberiza koslowi Tibetan BuntingNT
PasseriformesEmberizidaeLatoucheornis siemsseni Slaty BuntingLC
PasseriformesLeiothrichidaeLiocichla omeiensis Emei Shan LiocichlaVU
PasseriformesParidaeParus superciliosus White-browed TitLC
GalliformesPhasianidaeChrysolophus pictus Golden PheasantLC
PasseriformesParidaeParus venustulus Yellow-bellied TitLC
GalliformesPhasianidaeCrossoptilon auritum Blue Eared PheasantLC
GalliformesPhasianidaeCrossoptilon mantchuricum Brown Eared PheasantVU