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Chestnut Munia

Lonchura malacca


often seen feeding in fruits of rice and grasses. also observed to make nests that appear like ball of dried leaves in palms (in our place)


grassland and paddies of ricefield

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Palawan, Philippines

Lat: 9.27, Long: 118.41

Spotted on Nov 16, 2011
Submitted on Nov 16, 2011

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