The bar-throated minla or chestnut-tailed minla (Minla strigula), is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family. It has traditionally been placed in the genus Minla.
It is found in the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia, ranging across Bhutan, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. source