Arrow marked Babbler (Turdoides jardineii) is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family found in many parts of Africa. The common name for the species is derived from its plumage, which is brownish-grey above and lighter below, with white tips to the feathers on the throat, neck and head. The iris is bright red and the inner ring of the eye bright yellow or orange. The males and females are identical in appearance.
Arrow-marked Babbler (Turdoides jardineii) - lives in social groups of between 3 to 15 birds (six being the average) that defend large territories, with the size of the territory being dependent upon the number of individuals in the group. They feed on insects, spiders and sometimes snails and lizards, as well as fruits. Foraging occurs near the ground, sometimes in association with other babblers or bulbuls.